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JUN
3

Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club

Sat, Jun 3   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years preschool Ready Set Kindergarten

Join us to read stories aloud with our Storyteen interns!

There will be a craft on select Saturdays.

Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club

JUN
5

Grab & Go: Crafts

Mon, Jun 5   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Pick up a grab-and-go kit to create at-home crafts.

Grab & Go: Crafts

Grab and Go: Preschool Artists

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts grab and go kits preschool

For kids age 3-5. Come to the library to gather materials to complete a hands-on art project at home! Each Grab-and-Go kit will include a recommended reading list, songs to sing for inspiration, and materials to create a special project! ...

Grab and Go: Preschool Artists

First Five Years Open Play

Mon, Jun 5   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool toddler time

Come to the library to play with toys and make new friends!

Children must be accompanied by an adult. For ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

First Five Years Open Play

Tiny Techs (ages 3-6) - Coding

Mon, Jun 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years techknowledge toddler time

For Children Ages 3-6

This is a block coding program to introduce the basic ideas and concepts of coding to your children.  They will learn how to build basic codes by following instructions, and by using counting and sequencing...

Register
Tiny Techs (ages 3-6) - Coding

Kids Create

Mon, Jun 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids after school kids create

Join Miss Anna for a fun arts & crafts project! Kids Create is open for children of all ages, but children 5 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Please arrive promptly to the community room. Stroller parking and restrooms...

Kids Create

JUN
6

Acrylic Painting Series

Tue, Jun 6   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of acrylic painting on canvas through a four-week intensive series. Learn how to transform an idea into a painting! These skills can help you...

Acrylic Painting Series

Kids Coding: Block Coding

Tue, Jun 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore techknowledge

Ages 7 - 13

Have an interest in coding?  First time coder?  This is an introductory class in coding.  Learn the basic concepts of coding by snapping together blocks of code to build a program.  Learn how to create...

Register
Kids Coding: Block Coding

Chess Workshop

Tue, Jun 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids Chess Workshop table-top & board games

Children and Teens can learn to play or improve your game, with a chess coach. For beginners or advanced players. 

 

Chess Workshop

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Jun 6   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults campfire conversations conversations conversations with the crew

Join us for this weekly open discussion group.

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

JUN
7

Babies & Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 7   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime toddler time

Sing, read, and play with Miss Anna at the Walt Whitman library! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to babies and active toddlers. Open to families and caregivers of...

Babies & Toddler Time

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jun 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Want to explore your phone and its features? Join us for one-on-one assistance with your device.

Register
Ask A Tech

Knit One, Purl One

Wed, Jun 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Adults adult learning arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Join us for this weekly in person knitting and crochet program.  All are welcomed from beginners to advance.  Come and learn, demonstrate your skills or meet and make friends.  No registration required.

Knit One, Purl One

Homework Help

Wed, Jun 7   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids homework help

Kids in Kindergarten-8th grade can find FREE homework help on Wednesdays at New Utrecht library!

Homework Help

Live Music! Hot Toast Music Company

Wed, Jun 7   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years live music music

Visiting all the way from Tulsa, Hot Toast Music Company presents an exciting and highly interactive musical experience for kids! Each of their all original songs incorporate elements of peace education and make use of DIY instruments, big body...

Live Music! Hot Toast Music Company

Teen Tech Time @ Walt Whitman

Wed, Jun 7   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games

Teens and Young Adults ages 12-18, join us for a bit of video-game fun!

We have Switch, PS4 and X-box gaming available.

A few of our popular games are: NBA 2K, Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Mario Kart, and Marvel vs Capcom. ...

Teen Tech Time @ Walt Whitman

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jun 7   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids after school homework help

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back at Walt Whitman Library

Our volunteer tutors:

Work with students in grades, K-8 Assist students in the subjects: math, reading, and writing. Help in other subjects...
After School Homework Help

JUN
8

Multi-Event Summer @ BPL Kickoff Celebration

Thu, Jun 8   11:00 am to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids all ages arts and crafts dance fitness and classes Hip-Hop 50

Join Walt Whitman Library as we celebrate the kickoff of Summer @ BPL with special events and book giveaways! 
 
11:00 AM – 12 Noon  
HANDMADE FLOWER MAKING  
with Artist Pamela Isaac  
...

Multi-Event Summer @ BPL Kickoff Celebration

Movies @ the Library- Where the Crawdads Sing

Thu, Jun 8   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Adults movies movies at the library

Thursday is movie time at New Utrecht.  

Movies @ the Library- Where the Crawdads Sing

Teen Tech Time (Walt Whitman)

Thu, Jun 8   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Please join us as we play games on the Nintendo Switch and compete with gamers across the world. 

Register
Teen Tech Time (Walt Whitman)

Finance Series for Teens: Part III Savings

Thu, Jun 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults finance

A new 3 part Financial Series for Teens. Each part in this series will cover a different Finance topic. This listing is for Part 3.

Ages 14-22

This will be done virtually on zoom.

Part 1: Student Loans: What they are, How...

Register
Finance Series for Teens: Part III Savings

JUN
9

Email Basics

Fri, Jun 9   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults email techknowledge

Please join us for Email Basics, where we assist new computer users with creating and navigating their email accounts. 

 

 

Email Basics

Plant an Indoor Garden

Fri, Jun 9   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults Branches in Bloom

Join us to plant seeds in a biodegradable pot to begin your own indoor garden. 

We will have seeds for both herbs and flowers. 

Help us to start the library’s indoor garden as well! 

Plant an Indoor Garden

Film Program: Strange World

Fri, Jun 9   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids film friday film club movies movies at the library

Strange World (2022)

PG, 1hr 42min

A journey deep into an uncharted and treacherous land, where fantastical creatures await the legendary Clades—a family of explorers whose differences threaten to topple their latest, and by far...

Film Program: Strange World

Teen DIY Friday: Pride Buttons!

Fri, Jun 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts DIY LGBTQ LGBTQ pride month

Drop in and get creative with a variety of DIY and creative projects.  

Join us, every other week, at the Teen Table on the main floor of the Walt Whitman Library.

This week we’re making PRIDE flag pinback buttons....

Teen DIY Friday: Pride Buttons!

JUN
10

Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club

Sat, Jun 10   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years preschool Ready Set Kindergarten

Join us to read stories aloud with our Storyteen interns!

There will be a craft on select Saturdays.

Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club

JUN
12

First Five Years Open Play

Mon, Jun 12   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool toddler time

Come to the library to play with toys and make new friends!

Children must be accompanied by an adult. For ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

First Five Years Open Play

Kids Explore: Plants and Seeds

Mon, Jun 12   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids Branches in Bloom environment gardening kids explore

Kids age 6-12 can join us to plant seeds to grow at home! We'll provide seeds, soil, and a potting vessel for you to plant and bring home.

Kids Explore: Plants and Seeds

Tiny Techs (ages 3-6) - Coding

Mon, Jun 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years techknowledge toddler time

For Children Ages 3-6

This is a block coding program to introduce the basic ideas and concepts of coding to your children.  They will learn how to build basic codes by following instructions, and by using counting and sequencing...

Register
Tiny Techs (ages 3-6) - Coding

Kids Create

Mon, Jun 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids after school kids create

Join Miss Anna for a fun arts & crafts project! Kids Create is open for children of all ages, but children 5 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Please arrive promptly to the community room. Stroller parking and restrooms...

Kids Create

JUN
13

Acrylic Painting Series

Tue, Jun 13   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of acrylic painting on canvas through a four-week intensive series. Learn how to transform an idea into a painting! These skills can help you...

Acrylic Painting Series

Kids Coding: Block Coding

Tue, Jun 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore techknowledge

Ages 7 - 13

Have an interest in coding?  First time coder?  This is an introductory class in coding.  Learn the basic concepts of coding by snapping together blocks of code to build a program.  Learn how to create...

Register
Kids Coding: Block Coding

Chess Workshop

Tue, Jun 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids Chess Workshop table-top & board games

Children and Teens can learn to play or improve your game, with a chess coach. For beginners or advanced players. 

 

Chess Workshop

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Jun 13   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults campfire conversations conversations conversations with the crew

Join us for this weekly open discussion group.

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

JUN
14

Babies & Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 14   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime toddler time

Sing, read, and play with Miss Anna at the Walt Whitman library! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to babies and active toddlers. Open to families and caregivers of...

Babies & Toddler Time

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jun 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Want to explore your phone and its features? Join us for one-on-one assistance with your device.

Register
Ask A Tech

Knit One, Purl One

Wed, Jun 14   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Adults adult learning arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Join us for this weekly in person knitting and crochet program.  All are welcomed from beginners to advance.  Come and learn, demonstrate your skills or meet and make friends.  No registration required.

Knit One, Purl One

Homework Help

Wed, Jun 14   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Kids homework help

Kids in Kindergarten-8th grade can find FREE homework help on Wednesdays at New Utrecht library!

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time @ Walt Whitman

Wed, Jun 14   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games

Teens and Young Adults ages 12-18, join us for a bit of video-game fun!

We have Switch, PS4 and X-box gaming available.

A few of our popular games are: NBA 2K, Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Mario Kart, and Marvel vs Capcom. ...

Teen Tech Time @ Walt Whitman

After School Homework Help

Wed, Jun 14   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids after school homework help

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back at Walt Whitman Library

Our volunteer tutors:

Work with students in grades, K-8 Assist students in the subjects: math, reading, and writing. Help in other subjects...
After School Homework Help

JUN
15

Movies @ the Library- The King of Staten Island

Thu, Jun 15   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Adults movies movies at the library

Thursday is movie time at New Utrecht.  

Movies @ the Library- The King of Staten Island

Teen Tech Time (Walt Whitman)

Thu, Jun 15   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Please join us as we play games on the Nintendo Switch and compete with gamers across the world. 

Register
Teen Tech Time (Walt Whitman)

Storytime

Thu, Jun 15   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool storytime

Sing, read, and play with Miss Anna at the Walt Whitman library! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to young childen. Open to families and caregivers of children age...

Storytime

Bored? Games!

Thu, Jun 15   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Teens & Young Adults game on table-top & board games teen time

Bored? Come play board games! Bring your own or play some of ours. We have the classics, including chess, Monopoly, Life, and Connect Four plus new faves like King of Tokyo, Spaceteam and Chicken vs. Hot Dog. Come alone or bring a friend!...

Bored? Games!

JUN
16

Email Basics

Fri, Jun 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Older Adults email techknowledge

Please join us for Email Basics, where we assist new computer users with creating and navigating their email accounts. 

 

 

Email Basics

JUN
17

Friends of New Utrecht Flea Market

Sat, Jun 17   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Adults BPL Outdoors Friends of the Library

The Friends of New Utrecht  are having a fundraiser.  

Indoors and Outdoors at New Utrecht Public Library 1743 86th Street, Brooklyn, 86 St. @ Bay 17th St

Handcrafted jewelry, movies, candles,...

Friends of New Utrecht Flea Market

Blink and Sweat with Us: An Introductory and Educational Fitness Class

Sat, Jun 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults fitness health and wellness

June 17th, 2023

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
at Walt Whitman Library

Are you looking to work towards a healthy life change? Join us and learn the basics in this fun, engaging, and educational fitness program.

Meet us at 2pm at...

Blink and Sweat with Us: An Introductory and Educational Fitness Class

Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club

Sat, Jun 17   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years preschool Ready Set Kindergarten

Join us to read stories aloud with our Storyteen interns!

There will be a craft on select Saturdays.

Ready Set Kindergarten Reading Club

JUN
20

Acrylic Painting Series

Tue, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults arts and crafts skillshare

In these FREE in-person classes, Teaching Artist Edward Oluokun will instruct you in the fundamentals of acrylic painting on canvas through a four-week intensive series. Learn how to transform an idea into a painting! These skills can help you...

Acrylic Painting Series

Kids Coding: Block Coding

Tue, Jun 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore techknowledge

Ages 7 - 13

Have an interest in coding?  First time coder?  This is an introductory class in coding.  Learn the basic concepts of coding by snapping together blocks of code to build a program.  Learn how to create...

Register
Kids Coding: Block Coding

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