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StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Sep 17   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

ESOL Class

Tue, Sep 17   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older. For more information, please visit: http://www.tinyurl.com/School6-GetInfo

ESOL Class

Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

Tickets will be given out at the front desk.

Toddler Time

StoryPlay

Tue, Sep 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

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Cantonese Chinese Storytime 普通話故事時間

Tue, Sep 17   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years multilingual storytime welcoming week

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

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的广东話故事及兒歌時間

Cantonese  Chinese Storytime 普通話故事時間

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Sep 17   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

NYC Department of Social Services Information Table

Tue, Sep 17   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults benefit assistance everyone is welcome here social services

Come in with any questions you have about the many social services offered by the city. In the lobby. No registration required.

NYC Department of Social Services Information Table

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Sep 17   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Knitting and crocheting in a fun, friendly group. Learn, teach, chat, or just knit! Please bring your own materials.

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Chess Club

Tue, Sep 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids table-top & board games

Play with your friends and get your skills in working order. Our chess teacher, Juan Tico, returns in October.

Chess Club

Library Lab: Puzzle Challenge

Tue, Sep 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids stem & steam

Come and create you own puzzles using paper plates. 

Library Lab: Puzzle Challenge

English Conversation Group Cancelled

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

Adults english conversation group

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

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 17   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults english conversation group

Join us for a free conversation group to practice your English!  Led by an experienced teacher, you will review common terms, common themes, and participate in English speaking!  No preparation required and all levels welcome!

ESOL Conversation Group

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Toy Time

Wed, Sep 18   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

ESOL Class

Wed, Sep 18   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English in a class setting with a teacher. (In partnership with the NYC Department of Education.)

Students must be 21 years or older. For more information, visit http://www.tinyurl.com/School6-GetInfo

ESOL Class

Introduction to Google Drive

Wed, Sep 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

Google Drive is a free service from Google that allows you to store files online and access them anywhere using the cloud. Google Drive also gives you access to free web-based applications for creating documents, spreadsheets, and more.

...

Introduction to Google Drive

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults adult learning computer basics email

Intersted in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use the computers, by attending our Techknowledge computer bascis class.  Our T.R.S (class instructor) makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come in to register...

Computer Basics

Ask a Tech

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

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

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

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 5 years...

Toddler Time

Play Time

Wed, Sep 18   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Come play with our extensive collection of LEGO, DUPLO, and other building toys, with materials suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Build with LEGO

Build with LEGO

Wed, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids build with lego

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at your very own LEGO group where can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design.

Build with LEGO

MakerBot DIY: Resin Jewelry

Wed, Sep 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids diy kids create kids tech time techknowledge

Preserve your favorite things in wearable resin form. Registration is required for this program. One registration per person.

MakerBot DIY: Resin Jewelry

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

Teen Tech Time

Kids Tech Time: Karaoke

Wed, Sep 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids karaoke

Kids--bring your best singing skills and we will provide the lyrics and background music. Join us for a fun sing along.

Kids Tech Time: Karaoke

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Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Sep 19   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on! table-top & board games

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Thu, Sep 19   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older 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...

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Book Discussion

Thu, Sep 19   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults book club book discussion

What Was Your Favorite Summer Read?

There is no scheduled title. Come in and tell us about your favorite books of the Summer (or of any time).

Book Discussion

Kids Create

Thu, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts and crafts. Younger children MUST be accompanied by a participant adult. 

Kids Create

Coloring Club

Thu, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy coloring activities with your friends and family

Coloring Club

Dungeons and Dragons

Thu, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens game on!

The role-playing adventure continues. The campaign advances.

Join us for a Dungeons and Dragons session and play through the story quests provided by our Dungeon Master.

Bring your imagination.

Materials and dice will be...

Dungeons and Dragons

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens summer reading teen tech time video games

Teen Tech Time just got way more awesome, because the Carroll Gardens library now has a Nintendo Switch! Join us for Video Game Club: Summer edition! Come join our Super Smash Bros party, or bring your own games for extra fun...

Teen Tech Time

Library Lab

Thu, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids library lab summer reading

Science exploration at the library! Touch and feel!

 

Library Lab

Game On: Board Games

Thu, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids game on!

Come and join us for an afternoon of fun and games with your friends.

Game On: Board Games

Library Popup Office: Council Member Justin Brannan

Thu, Sep 19   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults community partner legal resources

Bring your questions and concerns to your local city council member. Council Member Justin Brannan of the 43rd Council District will address your questions, concerns and connect you to city services and agencies...

Library Popup Office: Council Member Justin Brannan

English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 19   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults english conversation group immigrant services

Practice speaking and listening to English.  This group meets on the second floor. No registration required.

English Conversation Group

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College and Career Help

Fri, Sep 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

StoryPlay

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

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Introduction to American Sign Language Cancelled

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Twitter

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Twitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Registered users can read and post tweets, but those who are unregistered can only read them.

Twitter

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Fri, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Board Games

Fri, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come and enjoy playing with your friends

Board Games

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids kids tech time

It's Friday!  You made it!!  Come hangout with us and unwind from your week with some friendly video gaming.

Wii gaming console and iPads will be available during the program.

Ages 5-12

Kids Tech Time

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens 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.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Sat, Sep 21   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults citizenship everyone is welcome here

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen we can help!  Join our free exam preparation group.  No registration or I.D. required.  For more information call 718-230-2406 or 718-230-2007.

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime story play

An all ages storytime for families and friends. Add a little reading and play to your Saturday morning. No tickets required. 

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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