E.g., Apr 22 2018
APR
23

Babies & Books

Mon, Apr 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come hear stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

Babies and Books

Mon, Apr 23   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come hear stories, sing songs, dance and play with toys!

Babies and Books

Computer Basics

Mon, Apr 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

TechKnowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics

Book Discussion: Mischling by Affinity Konar

Mon, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

book club book discussion

Set in the autumn of 1944 and the first half of 1945, Affinity Konar’s fictional treatment of Dr. Josef Mengele’s maniacal experimentation on young twins and other victims incarcerated at Auschwitz is astonishing. Mischling (meaning “hybrid” or “...

Book Discussion: Mischling by Affinity Konar

Elvis Impersonator

Mon, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Bob McArthur is the hardest working professional Elvis Presley Impersonator in the northeast USA. He regularly performs 4 - 6 shows a week year round. Bob has performed all over America including New York City, Las Vegas, and Atlantic City....

Elvis Impersonator

APR
24

Russian Storytime

Tue, Apr 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

multilingual storytime Russian

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. 

Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке

Russian Storytime

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Apr 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

My Cousin Rachel (2017) 1h 46min.

The movie is based on the 1951 novel by Daphne Du Maurier and tells the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian...

Movies @ the Library

After School Homework Help

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Apr 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 24   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

English Conversation Group

APR
25

After School Homework Help

Wed, Apr 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

Chess Club

Wed, Apr 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Chess club fun! Come improve your game and learn from a chess master.  CHECKMATE!

Chess Club

"Build the Block" Neighborhood Safety Meeting

Wed, Apr 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Please join us for a public forum to discuss any issues or concerns about safety in the community. The meeting will be led by NYPD Officers from the 61st Precinct.

"Build the Block" Neighborhood Safety Meeting

APR
26

“DIA! Diversity in Action” Storytime

Thu, Apr 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Homecrest Library

DIA! Everyone is Welcome Here multilingual storytime

Join us for our “DIA! Diversity in Action” Celebration (International Story Day) with a puppet show, stories, and songs in English, Hebrew, Spanish, Yiddish, and French. 

“DIA! Diversity in Action” Storytime

Drop-In Computer Lab

Thu, Apr 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Poetry Workshop

Thu, Apr 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

A poetry workshop for children!  This workshop is in honor of National Poetry Month.

Poetry Workshop

Poetry Workshop

Thu, Apr 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come learn about poetry and how to write your very own poem!

Poetry Workshop

APR
27

Playtime

Fri, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come play with toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Playtime

Fri, Apr 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons. Come play with toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Game On! Borad Games

Fri, Apr 27   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno cards, Clue, and Monopoly.

Game On! Borad Games

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Apr 27   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids and Teens can earn free books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Register
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

APR
28

English Conversation Group

Sat, Apr 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English

English Conversation Group

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Apr 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Learn to make beautiful  beaded jewelry

Beaded Jewelry

Free Trees at Homecrest Library

Sat, Apr 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Sign up now to pick up free trees at the spring tree giveaway at Homecrest Library.

Brooklyn Public Library is partnering with New York Restoration Project to give away hundreds of free trees to New Yorkers this Spring.

To pick up...

Free Trees at Homecrest Library

APR
30

Babies & Books

Mon, Apr 30   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come hear stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

Babies and Books

Mon, Apr 30   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons! Come hear stories, sing songs, dance and play with toys!

Babies and Books

MAY
1

Russian Storytime

Tue, May 1   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

multilingual storytime Russian

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. 

Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке

Russian Storytime

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 1   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Wind River (2017) 1h 47min.

An FBI agent teams with a town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.

Starring: Kelsey Asbille, Jeremy Renner, Julia Jones

Movies @ the Library

After School Homework Help

Tue, May 1   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 1   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

English Conversation Group

MAY
2

After School Homework Help

Wed, May 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

Chess Club

Wed, May 2   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Chess! Chess! Chess!  Come improve your game and learn from a chessmaster!  But most important, have fun! CHECKMATE!!!

Chess Club

Mellett Playground Public Input Meeting

Wed, May 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Homecrest Library

health and wellness kids

Please join us for a public input meeting to discuss the redesign of Mellett Playground.

Mellett Playground Public Input Meeting

MAY
3

Drop-In Computer Lab

Thu, May 3   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

TechKnowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Drop-In Computer Lab

MAY
4

Tween Tech Time

Fri, May 4   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive enviornment.

Tween Tech Time

MAY
5

English Conversation Group

Sat, May 5   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English

English Conversation Group

Family Coloring Club

Sat, May 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Family Coloring Club

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, May 5   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Make beautiful bracelets using beads

Beaded Jewelry

MAY
7

Email Basics

Mon, May 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

TechKnowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

MAY
8

Russian Storytime

Tue, May 8   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

multilingual storytime Russian

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers. 

Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке

Russian Storytime

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 8   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Get Low (2009) 1h 43min.

Felix Bush, a Tennessee hermit, is either feared or hated by most of the people that live in the town. One day, he gets the idea to throw one big bash before he kicks the bucket. While he is still alive and kickin...

Movies @ the Library

After School Homework Help

Tue, May 8   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

English Conversation Group

Tue, May 8   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

English Conversation Group

MAY
9

After School Homework Help

Wed, May 9   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Need some help with your homework? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th grade.

After School Homework Help

Chess Club

Wed, May 9   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Chess! Chess! Chess!  Come improve your game and learn from a chessmaster!  But most important, have fun! CHECKMATE!!!

Chess Club

MAY
10

Mother's Day Craft

Thu, May 10   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

TechKnowledge

Design a beautiful card for Mother's Day using a blend of computer technology and craft materials

Mother's Day Craft

MAY
12

English Conversation Group

Sat, May 12   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Join other adults who are learning to speak English

English Conversation Group

Family Coloring Club

Sat, May 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Children of all ages are invited to color coloring sheets featuring their favorite characters, seasonal designs, and more. Feel free to bring your favorite coloring book!

Family Coloring Club

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, May 12   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Make beautiful bracelets using beads

Beaded Jewelry

MAY
14

Introduction to Internet

Mon, May 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

TechKnowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60-90 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

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