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APR
12

New York Aquarium presents Awesome Amazon

Tue, Apr 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

The Amazon Rainforest in South America is home to the incredible Amazon River and some amazing aquatic creatures. Discover the unique adaptations of the animals that rely on the river for their habitat and survival. Exploration of biofacts,...

New York Aquarium presents Awesome Amazon

APR
16

Amazing Ken

Sat, Apr 16   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

Prepare to be amazed as Brooklyn's own "Amazing Ken" delights with magic. Music, illusions, and full audience participation make this a delightful experience for the entire family.

Amazing Ken

MAY
7

FunikiJam Music World Tour

Sat, May 7   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids music

This fun and musical show encourages children's participation with award-winning musical exploration.

This event will coincide with Brooklyn Public Library's fourth annual Bike the Branches, with special events and giveaways at...

FunikiJam Music World Tour

MAY
11

Mad Science of New York: Invention-ation

Wed, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

Who made the light bulb? Why is Rube Goldberg making things so difficult? Students are encouraged to be the most common type of scientist-an inventor, as they delve into the importance of the scientific method and create their own crazy...

Mad Science of New York: Invention-ation

JUL
29

Bubbles the Clown

Fri, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

The fantastic antics of Bubbles the Clown will keep you smiling. Performer Elaine Gil encourages the entire audience to get involved, making this a delightful experience for the whole family.

 

Bubbles the Clown

FEB
2

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Thu, Feb 2   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Computer Basics

Thu, Feb 2   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

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...

Computer Basics

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Feb 2   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

Thu, Feb 2   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles and yarns ready!

Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family!

Beginners are welcome!

Patrons are encouraged to bring their own...

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

FEB
3

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Feb 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults

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 environment.

Teen Tech Time

FEB
4

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 4   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

FEB
6

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Mon, Feb 6   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Kids Explore: Black History Month

Mon, Feb 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

February is Black History Month. Kids will learn interesting facts about this important annual observance and participate in a fun related activity.

Kids Explore: Black History Month

FEB
7

Story Play

Tue, Feb 7   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Feb 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

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

Library Lab: Minute To Win It Competition

Tue, Feb 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

What can you do in a minute?! Kids will use strategy, speed and problem solving to compete in a series of 60 second challenges.

Library Lab: Minute To Win It Competition

FEB
8

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 8   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Feb 8   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

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

Kids Tech Time

FEB
9

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Thu, Feb 9   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Feb 9   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Feb 9   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

Thu, Feb 9   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles and yarns ready!

Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family!

Beginners are welcome!

Patrons are encouraged to bring their own...

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

FEB
11

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 11   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

FEB
13

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Mon, Feb 13   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

FEB
14

Story Play

Tue, Feb 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Kids Create: Valentine's Day Cards

Tue, Feb 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

Kids will celebrate Valentine's Day by designing and creating fun pop-up style Valentines!

Kids Create: Valentine's Day Cards

FEB
15

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 15   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Feb 15   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

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

Kids Tech Time

FEB
16

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Thu, Feb 16   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Feb 16   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

Thu, Feb 16   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles and yarns ready!

Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family!

Beginners are welcome!

Patrons are encouraged to bring their own...

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

FEB
17

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Feb 17   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults

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 environment.

Teen Tech Time

FEB
18

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 18   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

FEB
21

Story Play

Tue, Feb 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Kids Explore: Presidents' Day Trivia Contest

Tue, Feb 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

Come learn about this holiday, and test your knowledge about it with a trivia contest!

Kids Explore: Presidents' Day Trivia Contest

FEB
22

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

FEB
23

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Thu, Feb 23   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Feb 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

Thu, Feb 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

Get your crochet hooks, knitting needles and yarns ready!

Learn how to make your very own hats, scarves and other cozy things for your friends and family!

Beginners are welcome!

Patrons are encouraged to bring their own...

Crochet and Knitting Class for Beginners

FEB
25

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 25   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

FEB
27

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Mon, Feb 27   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

FEB
28

Story Play

Tue, Feb 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5.

Story Play

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Feb 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

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

Kids Create: Slime and Other Worldly Things

Tue, Feb 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

Explore the world of polymers, colloids and liquids that misbehave.

Kids Create: Slime and Other Worldly Things

MAR
1

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Mar 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Mar 1   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

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

Kids Tech Time

MAR
2

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Thu, Mar 2   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults finance

If your income was $64,000 or less in the year 2016, come to Jamaica Bay Library to receive free assistance in filing your state and federal tax returns online for the year 2016, courtesy of Urban Upbound and the New York State Department of...

Free Online Tax Return Filing Assistance from New York State and Urban Upbound

Computer Basics

Thu, Mar 2   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults

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...

Computer Basics

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Build with LEGO

Thu, Mar 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids

 

Release your inner engineer, build amazing creations with LEGOs at the library!

Build with LEGO

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