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14

DISCOVERY TABLE

Tue, Aug 14   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 14   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Kids Create: Make your Own Instrument

Tue, Aug 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Coney Island Library

summer reading

Be resourceful using found items to create a take home musical instrument!

Kids Create:  Make your Own Instrument

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Tue, Aug 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Aug 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

techknowledge

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, Aug 14   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Coney Island Library

poetry

 Play drums! Rap poetry! Dance!

Poetry and Percussion

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Aug 14   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

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, Aug 14   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

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 each week. Ask a staff member for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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15

Intro to DSLR Filmmaking

Wed, Aug 15   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

bric

This class covers common equipment setups, tips for getting great audio, lighting considerations, as well as common challenges and pitfalls of shooting video with DSLRs. The class will also give you an opportunity to record a short video with...

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Intro to DSLR Filmmaking

Babies and Books

Wed, Aug 15   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

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

Wed, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

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

Toddler Time

Crochet Circle

Wed, Aug 15   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

 Come join our crochet circle. Learn new stitches and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 15   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Ask a Tech

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

Get one on one help with:

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

Make a Movie on Your Phone

Wed, Aug 15   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

bric

Learn how to use mobile devices to make compelling short-form videos. We will discuss storyboard frame composition, audio and lightning, as well as exploring iMovie and Movie Maker.

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Make a Movie on Your Phone

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Wed, Aug 15   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Coney Island Library

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class,...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Intro to Social Media: Instagram

Wed, Aug 15   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Coney Island Library

bric

Get an introduction to a variety of social media platforms. In Instagram, you will learn the basics of Instagram. You’ll learn how to set up an account, tips for taking great mobile photography and video, how to build an audience, and best...

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Intro to Social Media: Instagram

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16

DISCOVERY TABLE

Thu, Aug 16   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Coffee & Conversation

Thu, Aug 16   10:15 am to 11:15 am   New Lots Library

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

ESOL – 2018 Fall Registration

Thu, Aug 16   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class...

ESOL – 2018 Fall Registration

Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 16   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

R.I.F. (Reading is Fundamental)

Thu, Aug 16   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Coney Island Library

reading is fundamental

RIF enables children to earn new, age-appropriate books to take home by reading.

R.I.F. (Reading is Fundamental)

Family Arts & Crafts

Thu, Aug 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

arts and crafts summer reading summer meals

Kids and their parents or caregivers are invited to make a fun craft they can take home! All supplies provided. This program takes place after our free summer meal (for kids 18 and under), so come spend the afternoon with us!

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Family Arts & Crafts

TEEN/TWEEN

Thu, Aug 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Library

Attendees read and play games for prizes

TEEN/TWEEN

Teen Tech Time: Wii

Thu, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

teen tech time

Join us as we play Wii video games! Open to teens.

Teen Tech Time: Wii

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

techknowledge

Come play the Nintendo Wii, hang out with your friends!!.....Come in peace!!!

Teen Tech Time

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17

DISCOVERY TABLE

Fri, Aug 17   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Aug 17   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

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

Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 17   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Kids Tech Time: iPad Apps, littleBits & Lego Mindstorm Robotics

Fri, Aug 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Coney Island Library

techknowledge

Work together to build and program robots plus circuits to create machines such as synthesizers.  Also use our iPads to create videos, works of art, stargaze plus more!

Kids Tech Time: iPad Apps, littleBits & Lego Mindstorm Robotics

Movies @ the Library for Families

Fri, Aug 17   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   New Lots Library

Join us for fun rated G and PG films in the auditorium. This program is for children of all ages and thier families.

Movies @ the Library for Families

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Aug 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

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

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18

DISCOVERY TABLE

Sat, Aug 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

DISCOVERY TABLE

Sat, Aug 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Afro-Aerobics

Sat, Aug 18   10:00 am to 11:00 am   New Lots Library

fitness

Join us for Afro Aerobics every Saturday at New Lots, led by our wonderful instructor Rubens! (ShapeUp NYC). Free and open to the public.

 

Afro-Aerobics

Television Studio Production

Sat, Aug 18   10:30 am to 4:30 pm   Coney Island Library

bric

This intensive class will introduce you to the basics of studio production, including three camera switching, audio configurations, green screen, as well as floor managing and directing. Successful completion leads to becoming a Certified...

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Television Studio Production

Video Production in the Field

Sat, Aug 18   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

bric

This course will give you the skills to produce videos anywhere. You’ll gain hands-on experience using a professional-grade digital video camera, sound equipment, tripods, and portable lighting equipment.

This course has 3 mandatory...

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Video Production in the Field

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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20

DISCOVERY TABLE

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

DISCOVERY TABLE

Mon, Aug 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Job Now! New Lots

Mon, Aug 20   10:15 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

career

Job Now! New Lots is a new hiring program that spotlights one or two jobs each week that are hiring immediately, and for multiple positions. Particpants will learn about the job in detail and sign up to attend a pre-interview with...

Job Now! New Lots

Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Serving free lunch to kids & teens 18 years and under during the summer. Enjoy sandwiches, fresh fruit, and cold milk!

Lunch will be served 1:15-2:00 Monday-Friday from Wednesday, June 27 through Friday, August 31.

 

Summer Meals

Library Lab: Experiments in Sound

Mon, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Coney Island Library

library lab summer reading

Explore Music using Innovative Techniques!

Library Lab: Experiments in Sound

Summer Reading Book Discussion

Mon, Aug 20   2:15 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

 Hey kids in grades 3-5,  join the book discussion group made just for you! Participate, choose the titles and read to the beat!

Summer Reading Book Discussion

FREE CUNY Math Start Information Session

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Coney Island Library

 

Kingsborough Community College is partnering with Brooklyn Public Library to help you improve your math skills and apply to CUNY. If you’re interested in any of the following, this program is for you!

 

...

FREE CUNY Math Start Information Session

Game On!

Mon, Aug 20   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   New Lots Library

game on! gaming

Come and play some of your favorite board games including Monopoly, Jenga, Connect Four, Uno, Candyland and more. Play games with your friends or make new ones! For kids and teens. Young children should be accompanied by an adult.

Game On!

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21

DISCOVERY TABLE

Tue, Aug 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Kids Explore: Music Hollywood Squares

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Coney Island Library

summer reading

Test your musical knowledge and compete for prizes!

Kids Explore:  Music Hollywood Squares

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

Tue, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Coney Island)

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