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Homework Help

    Kensington Library

Kids homework help

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Homework Help

    Kensington Library

Kids homework help

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Homework Help

    Kensington Library

Kids homework help

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Homework Help

    Kensington Library

Kids homework help

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

MAY
7

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Rolie Polie Guacamole

Sat, May 7   2:30 pm to 3:15 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

A musical blend of  acoustic rock, funk and folk with catchy sing-alongs.  Kids are encouraged to dance, shake and use their imaginations in this musical adventure with Rolie Polie Guacamole.

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Rolie Polie Guacamole

JUL
27

Graffiti Artist Workshop

Wed, Jul 27   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn about the history of Hip-Hop and practice your Graffiti Art style.  Presented by artist David Alicea.

Graffiti Artist Workshop

AUG
18

Abracadabra with Evan Paquette

Thu, Aug 18   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Summer Reading at Kensington comes to a Magical close with "Abracadabra".  Prepare for a magically good time. TICKETS REQUIRED - Pick up your tickets at the Children's Reference Desk.

Abracadabra with Evan Paquette

JAN
5

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 5   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

JAN
12

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 12   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

JAN
19

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 19   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

JAN
26

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

FEB
2

Groundhog Day Celebration

Thu, Feb 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids holiday

Celebrate Groundhog Day with themed stories and activities and find out the winners of the Groundhog Day Guess-A-Thon.

Groundhog Day Celebration

Chess Workshop

Thu, Feb 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

FEB
3

Story Play

Fri, Feb 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Story Play

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Feb 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

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.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

FEB
4

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Class

Sat, Feb 4   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

The library offers FREE citizenship classes and naturalization application assistance. 

Please bring your Permanent Resident Card (“Green Card”) to the first day of class.

Improve your English. Study all topics on...
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Class

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Class Registration

Sat, Feb 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

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.

...
Citizenship Class Registration

FEB
7

Computer Basics

Tue, Feb 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Feb 7   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

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.

English Conversation Group

FEB
8

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Feb 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

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 United...

Introduction to American Sign Language

Internet Basics Class

Wed, Feb 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 minutes covers browsers, search engines, and navigating websites.

Internet Basics Class

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Feb 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington 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 where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Feb 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

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.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

FEB
9

Library Lab: Sound Science

Thu, Feb 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids stem & steam

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

Library Lab: Sound Science

Chess Workshop

Thu, Feb 9   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

FEB
10

Story Play

Fri, Feb 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Story Play

Computer Basics - Windows Movie Maker

Fri, Feb 10   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics - Windows Movie Maker. Turn your photos into slide shows or movies with Windows Movie Maker.

Computer Basics - Windows Movie Maker

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Feb 10   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

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.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

FEB
11

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Class

Sat, Feb 11   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

The library offers FREE citizenship classes and naturalization application assistance. 

Please bring your Permanent Resident Card (“Green Card”) to the first day of class.

Improve your English. Study all topics on...
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Class

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
13

Movies @ the Library: The Man Who Knew Infinity

Mon, Feb 13   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

 The Man Who Knew Infinity

PG-13‧ 2015 ‧ Biography/Drama film ‧ 1h 48 min

The story of the life and academic career of the pioneer Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan, and his friendship with his mentor, Professor G.H....

Movies @ the Library: The Man Who Knew Infinity

FEB
14

Computer Basics

Tue, Feb 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

Valentine's Day Cardmaking

Tue, Feb 14   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids valentine's day

Use our art supplies - crayons, markers, stickers, feathers, construction paper, and more - to create a card for a friend or family member.

Valentine's Day Cardmaking

English Conversation Group

Tue, Feb 14   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

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.

English Conversation Group

Lincoln Center Screening:Mostly Mozart Festival: Inon Barnatan, piano

Tue, Feb 14   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

In his highly anticipated Mostly Mozart debut, the Israeli pianist brings his impressive “intelligence, musicality, and story-telling ability” (Washington Post) to a suite of his own imagination that draws from a jewel box of...

Lincoln Center Screening:Mostly Mozart Festival: Inon Barnatan, piano

FEB
15

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Feb 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

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 United...

Introduction to American Sign Language

Email Basics

Wed, Feb 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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.

How...

Email Basics

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Feb 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington 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 where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

Counted Cross-Stitch

Wed, Feb 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

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.

Counted Cross-Stitch

FEB
16

Chess Workshop

Thu, Feb 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Learn how to play and master chess with an expert instructor.  Teens of all levels and abilities welcome.

Chess Workshop

FEB
17

Story Play

Fri, Feb 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Story Play

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Feb 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

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.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

FEB
18

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Class

Sat, Feb 18   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

The library offers FREE citizenship classes and naturalization application assistance. 

Please bring your Permanent Resident Card (“Green Card”) to the first day of class.

Improve your English. Study all topics on...
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation Class

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
21

Computer Basics

Tue, Feb 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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

Comic Con Day at Kensington Library

Tue, Feb 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults

Kensington Library presents a celebration of comics, movies, games, and other elements of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and geek culture.  There will be movies, video games, crafts, and giveaways.  Come dressed as your favorite fictional...

Comic Con Day at Kensington Library

English Conversation Group

Tue, Feb 21   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

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.

English Conversation Group

FEB
22

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

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 United...

Introduction to American Sign Language

Internet Safety

Wed, Feb 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Privacy and Security on the Internet:  Tips to Stay Safe. Keeping your personal information, private data and finances safe can be difficult, but by following a few tips, you can avoid the vast majority of scams, spyware and privacy breaches...

Internet Safety

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