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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...

Cancelled
The Warmest Years on Record: An Oral History Project

NOV
19

Book Adventures: Dinovember

Mon, Nov 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids

What do you call a dinosaur with an extensive vocabulary?

…A thesaurus!

 

Join us as we celebrate our favorite extinct creatures for Dinovember!

Together we’ll learn some information about dinosaurs, followed...

Book Adventures: Dinovember

After School Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

NOV
20

Read and Play

Tue, Nov 20   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

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

Teen Tech Time: iPads

Tue, Nov 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Are you into Roblox? MineCraft? Hot Hands? Join your peers for an afternoon of iPad fun!

Teen Tech Time: iPads

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)

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Nov 20   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

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

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

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

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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Teen Time

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Nov 21   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

NOV
22

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

Chess Workshop

Thu, Nov 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids

A chess teacher helps children and teenagers to improve their game.

Chess Workshop

Adult Coloring

Thu, Nov 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

Come to adult coloring, express yourself creatively and have a good time.

 

Adult Coloring

After School Homework Help

Thu, Nov 22   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

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

Knitting

Fri, Nov 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Nov 23   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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Nov 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For kids and tweens/teens ages 6 to 17, Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids and tweens/teens for reading with free books. The activity occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5PM at the Sunset Park Library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Game On!

Fri, Nov 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library!

Game On!

NOV
24

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Nov 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids openhouse2018 saturday storytime

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   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

Cooks & Books

Sat, Nov 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come enjoy some free and healthy food from the East New York Farmers Market prepared in our branch!  

A community chef will prepare food you can...

Cooks & Books

Saturday Booktalks: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

Sat, Nov 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults book discussion

Saturday, November 24, 1-2 pm: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

At some point, every one of us embarks on a journey to find love. We meet people, date, get into and out of relationships, all with the hope of finding someone with whom we...

Saturday Booktalks: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

Little Scientists

Sat, Nov 24   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists stem & steam

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Lego and Duplo

Sat, Nov 24   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a Lego and Duplo program for kids up to age 12.

Build with Lego and Duplo

NOV
26

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

Mon, Nov 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 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 4-7

Family Movie: The Good Dinosaur

Mon, Nov 26   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids

Join the Sunset Park Library as we close out the month of November with a showing of the Pixar film, The Good Dinosaur.

Synopsis: In a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human...

Family Movie: The Good Dinosaur

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Mon, Nov 26   4:45 pm to 5:45 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

NOV
27

Read and Play

Tue, Nov 27   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Nov 27   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 27   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

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Nov 27   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 27   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)

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Nov 27   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Nov 27   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
28

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Nov 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 28   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

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 28   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

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 28   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Teen Time

Wed, Nov 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

Interview Skills

Wed, Nov 28   4:45 pm to 7:45 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bric

This class will cover preparing for an interview, researching your subject, choosing engaging questions, avoiding common pitfalls, and the art of using guiding questions to get the best answers during your interview. We will also cover which...

Register
Interview Skills

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Wed, Nov 28   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

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Nov 28   6:15 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Trained volunteer group leaders supplement the library’s ESOL classes for adult learners by leading weekly small conversation groups in select neighborhood libraries. Open to everyone, the groups provide participants with opportunities to...

ESOL Conversation

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