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SEP
22

Story Play

Fri, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

story play first five years Early Literacy storytime

Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.

DIY: Arts, Crafts, and Games

Fri, Sep 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

creative writing

As school will be out, the Writing Club will be taking a week off.  Instead, come down to the Community Room for an encore presentation of Arts, Crafts, & Games; where you can play chess, checkers, jenga, or other games with your friends...

NY Writers Coalition Creative Writing Club

SEP
23

Citizenship Class Registration

Sat, Sep 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

citizenship naturalization

Prepare for Citizenship Program

Attend free Citizenship Preparation Classes at the library. 

Classes meet 4 hours per week for 11 weeks. Free naturalization application legal assistance with Immigrant Justice Corps.

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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

Specialized High Schools Admissions Information Session hosted by the NYC Department of Education

Sat, Sep 23   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Kensington Library

Learn about the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT), find out about LaGuardia High School auditions, and speak to a NYC Department of Education representative. At the session, families can learn about the Specialized High Schools and...

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Bronx Science

SEP
25

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Preschool Playtime

Mon, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old.


SEP
26

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Kensington Library

conversation practice Adult Learning English Conversation

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge

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.


SEP
27

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

E-Books & More

Wed, Sep 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Come and get introduced to BKLYN E-Books & Media downloadble collection that can be read or played on PC, tablets, e-readers and other portable devices.

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge Teen Tech Time

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

Counted Cross-Stitch

Wed, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Cross Stitch STEAM

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Then decorate your own t-shirt. 

All supplies are provided except for t-shirt.  Space is limited to 10 students.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Cross Stitch Heart

SEP
28

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Have fun using technology at the library!


SEP
29

Story Play

Fri, Sep 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

story play first five years Early Literacy storytime

Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

NY Writers Coalition Creative Writing Club

SEP
30

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 30   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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

Movies @ the Library: The Zookeeper's Wife

Sat, Sep 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Movies for adults techknowledge

PG-13 | 2h 7min | Biography, Drama, History

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo...


OCT
2

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Preschool Playtime

Mon, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old.


OCT
3

Google Drive

Tue, Oct 3   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge

Get access to files anywhere through secure Cloud storage and file backup for your photos, videos, files and more with Google Drive.

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 3   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

conversation practice English conversation

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.


OCT
4

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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,...

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 4   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge Teen Tech Time

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

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

Wed, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Crochet and Knitting STEAM Fiber Arts

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.


OCT
5

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Thu, Oct 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

STEAM lego duplo building

Design and create buildings, bridges, houses, gardens and more with our Legos and Duplos.


OCT
6

Story Play

Fri, Oct 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

story play first five years Early Literacy storytime

Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Oct 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

NY Writers Coalition Creative Writing Club

OCT
7

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 7   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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


OCT
10

Russian Storytime

Tue, Oct 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

multilingual storytime Russian Family Bilingual storytime

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.

Storytime castle

Book Discussion

Tue, Oct 10   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Kensington Library

Hey, Kids!  Make new friends and discover new and fun books in this monthly program at Kensington.

Picture of Kids reading and discussing book

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Oct 10   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge

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.

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 10   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

conversation practice English conversation

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.


OCT
11

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Oct 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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.

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 11   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge Teen Tech Time

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

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

Wed, Oct 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Crochet and Knitting STEAM Fiber Arts

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.


OCT
12

Library Lab: Ready, Set, Fly

Thu, Oct 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

STEM Afterschool library lab science

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families.  Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity...


OCT
13

Story Play

Fri, Oct 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

story play first five years Early Literacy storytime

Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

NY Writers Coalition Creative Writing Club

OCT
14

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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


OCT
16

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Oct 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Preschool Playtime

Mon, Oct 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old.


OCT
17

Russian Storytime

Tue, Oct 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

multilingual storytime Russian Family Bilingual storytime

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.

Storytime castle

Microsoft PowerPoint

Tue, Oct 17   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge

PowerPoint is a presentation software that allows you to create slide presentations that can include animation, narration, images, and videos. Microsoft PowerPoint Basics is for students that are interested in becoming familiar with the Microsoft...

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 17   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

conversation practice English conversation

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.


OCT
18

iPad Basics Class

Wed, Oct 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

techknowledge

The iPad is very easy to learn to use. Even if you already have a personal iPhone or iPad or other similar smart phone or tablet device, there is always something new to learn about how the device functions.

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...