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NOV
13

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Nov 13   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Poetry and Percussion

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens poetry

 Play drums! Rap poetry! Dance!

Poetry and Percussion

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Computer Lab open to adults weekly on Tuesdays at 4 pm and Fridays at 10 am. Get one-on-one help with computer projects like resumes, applications, email etc.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Nov 13   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids reading is fundamental summer reading

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)

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Nov 13   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Citizenship Prep Group

NOV
14

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years music reading is fundamental storytime

Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.  This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution.

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 14   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Ask a Tech

Wed, Nov 14   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Get one on one help with:

Microsoft programs Email Or help with your own device (Laptop, IPad) Resume Writing  
Ask a Tech

Make a Stop-Motion Animation

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults bric

Would you like to be an animator in two hours? It’s possible! In this class you will learn the tools and techniques to create your own animated movies. Spend course time working on a short animated video with the potential to exhibit online or on...

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Make a Stop-Motion Animation

Teen Time: Writing Workshop for Teens

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

Unleash the power of your imagination at this writing workshop for teens! We will use a variety of prompts to write fiction pieces.

Teen Time: Writing Workshop for Teens

Intro to Radio Podcasting

Wed, Nov 14   4:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

This course will give you hands-on experience using professional audio recorders and editing software to create your own podcast. Learn about different styles of podcasting, best practices for developing and pitching a show, and how to distribute...

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Intro to Radio Podcasting

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Wed, Nov 14   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at New Lots Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll or in the New Lots...

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

How to Edit Your Podcast

Wed, Nov 14   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults bric

Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go.

Register
How to Edit Your Podcast

NOV
15

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Nov 15   10:15 am to 11:15 am   New Lots Library

Adults

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee - library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with questions...

Coffee & Conversation

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Thu, Nov 15   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Little Scientists

Thu, Nov 15   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Coney Island Library

Kids

Earn gift books through reading!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to come make a fun craft you can take home. Projects include painting, collage, screen printing, jewelry making, and more. All supplies provided - just bring your imagination!

Family Arts and Crafts

NOV
16

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Nov 16   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Nov 16   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens

Teens ages 9-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from a librarian.

Teen Computer Lab

NOV
17

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

BRIC Media Education Orientation

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Orientation is a great introduction to what Public Access is all about— our free and low-cost, high-quality media courses, and the wide variety of services available to you at The Media Center.

Some of our courses require that you attend...

BRIC Media Education Orientation

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten stem & steam

For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music,...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   New Lots 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, Nov 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Audio Production in the Field

Sat, Nov 17   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

Learn best practices for capturing clean audio in the field. We will cover the various types of equipment such as microphones, field mixers, and digital audio recorders. We will also discuss tips to recognize and minimize distracting background...

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Audio Production in the Field

Team Up to Read

Sat, Nov 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

NOV
18

The Warmest Years on Record: An Oral History Project

Sun, Nov 18   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

Adults

According to measurements taken by NASA and NOAA, the top 5 warmest years on record have all occurred since 2010. Artist Rachel Garber Cole is curious about how this fact has or has not affected our local Brooklyn community. Please drop by and...

The Warmest Years on Record: An Oral History Project

NOV
19

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Explorer some basic email tips, get accustomed to navigating around your email address.

Sign up for email if you dont have an email address.

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Monday Morning Motion!

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Older Adults

Why stretching is extremely important:  Flexibility, Posture, Release of tension, Circulation, Tranquility, and Energy.     

Monday Morning Motion!

Chess Workshop

Mon, Nov 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn to play the game of chess with instructor Vladimir Mazo in this weekly workshop! All ages welcome.

Chess Workshop

NOV
20

Film and Review: "Imitation of Life"

Tue, Nov 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Older Adults movies at the library

Imitation of Life directed by Douglas Sirk (Magnificent Obsession), was a critical and commercial success, and today remains both a testament to its time and a beloved Hollywood classic.

Actors: Claudette Colbert, Lana Turner, Warren...

Film and Review:  "Imitation of Life"

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Poetry and Percussion

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens poetry

 Play drums! Rap poetry! Dance!

Poetry and Percussion

Poetry and Percussion

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens poetry

 Play drums! Rap poetry! Dance!

Poetry and Percussion

Library Lab: Ready, Set, Fly!

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Kids library lab

Build your own flying machine, learn about the forces of flight, and test your machine on a launching pad.

Library Lab:  Ready, Set, Fly!

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Computer Lab open to adults weekly on Tuesdays at 4 pm and Fridays at 10 am. Get one-on-one help with computer projects like resumes, applications, email etc.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids reading is fundamental summer reading

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)

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Nov 20   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

Adults citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help!  Join our free exam preparation groups!

Citizenship Prep Group

NOV
21

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years music reading is fundamental storytime

Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.  This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution.

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Ask a Tech

Wed, Nov 21   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Get one on one help with:

Microsoft programs Email Or help with your own device (Laptop, IPad) Resume Writing  
Ask a Tech

African Mask-Making Workshop with Susan Hale

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens after school arts and crafts

Join us as we use a variety of materials to make our own African masks! All materials will be provided by the library.

African Mask-Making Workshop with Susan Hale

NOV
22

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Nov 22   10:15 am to 11:15 am   New Lots Library

Adults

Come get free coffee!

All patrons are invited to get a free cup of coffee - library staff will be on hand to help connect patrons with free resources in the community – but there’s no commitment necessary

Come with questions...

Coffee & Conversation

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Nov 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to come make a fun craft you can take home. Projects include painting, collage, screen printing, jewelry making, and more. All supplies provided - just bring your imagination!

Family Arts and Crafts

NOV
23

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Nov 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

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