E.g., Jan 20 2019
JAN
22

Resume Coaching

Tue, Jan 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

From October through January receive resume assistance from a trained volunteer.

Job seekers will be provided individual help with resume, cover letter, and other employment related objectives.

Cancelled
Resume Coaching

JAN
23

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Jan 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Jan 23   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

JAN
24

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Thu, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Resume Coaching

Thu, Jan 24   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

From October through January receive resume assistance from a trained volunteer.

Job seekers will be provided individual help with resume, cover letter, and other employment related objectives.

Cancelled
Resume Coaching

JAN
25

Story Play

Fri, Jan 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

LDBA Free Art Fridays

Fri, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!

Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.

The program is...

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LDBA Free Art Fridays

Chess Club

Fri, Jan 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Adults

 

Drop In for the Opportunity to play chess. All skill levels and ages are welcome.

Friday Afternoons, 3:30-5:30

Art and Music Division Third Floor 718-230-2184

Chess Club

JAN
26

Workshop: Music Videos that Count

Sat, Jan 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults environment film music

Explore topics of waste and consumption, while learning what goes into making your favorite music videos and why visual storytelling matters. Learn from the Human Impacts Institute's Artist-in-Residence, Christine Arroyo, who has created music...

Workshop: Music Videos that Count

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

JAN
28

Morning Movies: Ant Man and the Wasp

Mon, Jan 28   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Come see the playful and engaging Marvel sequel on our big screen.  Ant Man struggles with being both a father and a superhero, when he is called upon to once again fight alongside the Wasp to battle a powerful new enemy.

Morning Movies: Ant Man and the Wasp

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Jan 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

We have guitars to use during the class, but please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Do It Yourself: DIY

Mon, Jan 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens diy

Come make things out of other things, or make a gift for someone you love. We provide most materials for you!

Do It Yourself: DIY

JAN
29

Family Movie Night: Smallfoot

Tue, Jan 29   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

An animated adventure for all ages with original music and an all-star cast.  A young Yeti discovers something he didn't know could possibly exist--a human. 

Family Movie Night: Smallfoot

JAN
30

Toddler Time

Wed, Jan 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

Morning Concert with the Classical Saxophone Project

Wed, Jan 30   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

The saxophone is not just for jazz music!  It is likewise well-established in the world of classical music.  At this morning performance the Classical Saxophone Project, led by soloist Javier Oviedo and maestro Jean-Pierre Schmitt, will...

Morning Concert with the Classical Saxophone Project

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Jan 30   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

JAN
31

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Jan 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

FEB
1

Story Play

Fri, Feb 1   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

FEB
2

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 2   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

A Night of Philosophy and Ideas

Sat, Feb 2   7:00 pm to 7:00 am   Central Library

Adults bpl presents

AN ALL-NIGHT MARATHON of philosophical debate, performances, screenings, readings, and music.

Join us and be a part of this FREE 12-HOUR EXCHANGE OF IDEAS, featuring top philosophers and intellectuals from around the world.

FROM...

Featured Event
A Night of Philosophy and Ideas

FEB
4

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to hardware...

Computer Basics

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Feb 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

We have guitars to use during the class, but please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

FEB
5

NYPD Recruitment Event

Tue, Feb 5   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults adult learning career

NYPD is recruiting for the following jobs:

Traffic Agent: You do not have to be a US citizen. You must have a high school diiploma or equivalency

School Safety Agent: You must be a US citizen and have a high school diploma or...

NYPD Recruitment Event

Freakdog Acting Workshop

Tue, Feb 5   7:00 pm to 10:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

The Freakdog Workshop is a free monthly acting class for beginners and professionals, ages 14 years and up. Each workshop explores exercises designed to ignite the imagination, provide a platform for the voice and create interesting characters...

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Freakdog Acting Workshop

FEB
6

Toddler Time

Wed, Feb 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

FEB
7

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Feb 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Feb 7   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

This program is for ages 14 and up. Just bring your imagination, patience, and willingness to learn! Relax and create a gift you can say you made yourself.

 

All materials will be provided for you.

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

FEB
8

Story Play

Fri, Feb 8   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

LDBA Free Art Fridays

Fri, Feb 8   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!

Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.

The program is...

Register
LDBA Free Art Fridays

FEB
9

Brooklyn Robotics League FINAL COMPETITION

Sat, Feb 9   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

The Brooklyn Robotics League is in full swing and we are quickly approaching the finale!

The top twelve teams will battle it out to see who will be the Brooklyn Robotics League champions for 2019. First, second and third place...

Brooklyn Robotics League FINAL COMPETITION

Tour of Central Library

Sat, Feb 9   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library

Adults library tour

This tour will explore the architectural significance and history of Brooklyn Public Library’s (BPL) landmark Central Library at Grand Army Plaza. The tour will introduce attendees to the history of the library’s spaces and its services. The tour...

Featured Event
Tour of Central Library

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 9   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
11

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to hardware...

Computer Basics

FEB
13

Toddler Time

Wed, Feb 13   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Wed, Feb 13   1:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping ot get your high schol 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, emrolled in our online prep class, or...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

FEB
14

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Feb 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

FEB
15

Story Play

Fri, Feb 15   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

FEB
16

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 16   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
20

Toddler Time

Wed, Feb 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Feb 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

FEB
21

Tour of Central Library

Thu, Feb 21   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Adults library tour

This tour will explore the architectural significance and history of Brooklyn Public Library’s (BPL) landmark Central Library at Grand Army Plaza. The tour will introduce attendees to the history of the library’s spaces and its services. The tour...

Featured Event
Tour of Central Library

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Feb 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

FEB
22

Story Play

Fri, Feb 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

LDBA Free Art Fridays

Fri, Feb 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!

Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.

The program is...

Register
LDBA Free Art Fridays

FEB
23

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

FEB
25

Morning Movies: E.T. The Extra Terrestrial

Mon, Feb 25   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Captivating audiences of all ages, this heartwarming and timeless story follows the unforgettable journey of a lost alien and the ten-year-old boy he befriends.  Come see it on our large screen. 

Morning Movies: E.T. The Extra Terrestrial

Computer Basics

Mon, Feb 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to hardware...

Computer Basics

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