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Summer Meals

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

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Family Movie Night: Moana

Tue, Aug 14   5:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

family movie movies movies at the library

 Come with the whole family to see the hit movie on our large screen. Free for all ages.

 

Family Movie Night: Moana

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15

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 15   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 15   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Teen Book and Movie Club

Wed, Aug 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

book discussion movies at the library summer reading

Discuss a popular YA book and watch a movie based of the book! Please have part of the book read before attending the first program. The book will be: Simon and the Homo Sapiens Agenda.

Teen Book and Movie Club

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 15   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

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Children's Sing-Along

Thu, Aug 16   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Sing along at the top of your lungs to all of your favorite children's songs like "Wheels on Bus" and  "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"!  We'll be accompanied by a guitarist and all the lyrics will be displayed on a...

Children's Sing-Along

Summer Meals

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

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Sports Discussion Group

Thu, Aug 16   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Join your fellow sports fans for an informal group to discuss the world of sports.

With baseball pennant races in full swing and football preseason underway there will be lots to talk about.

The discussions can range...

Sports Discussion Group

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Aug 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Aug 16   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Aug 16   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

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

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Watercolor Hour

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

arts and crafts

Join the Info Commons for a relaxing watercolor session and meet other art enthusiasts in Brooklyn. You can work on your own watercolor projects, paint from a still life, or simply do some coloring pages. All materials will be provided; if you...

Watercolor Hour

Teen Gaming & DIY

Fri, Aug 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

diy gaming gaming for teens teen tech time

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12! We are also having DIY in the same location where you can make something out of nothing!

Teen Gaming & DIY

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Schedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes...

Japanese Conversation Group

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Cinema: The Thin Man

Mon, Aug 20   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

movies movies at the library

Come see the charming mystery-romance on our large screen.

Cinema: The Thin Man

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

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

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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21

Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 21   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Beyond the Paywall: How to Access Online Magazines, Newspapers, and Movies for Free at the Library

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Learn how to access hundreds of popular magazines, read thousands of newspapers from around the world, and stream over 30,000 movies - all for free with your library card!

Featured Event
Beyond the Paywall: How to Access Online Magazines, Newspapers, and Movies for Free at the Library

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 22   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

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Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 23   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

#ForTheCulture: This Is Us

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

#ForTheCulture: This Is Us is a free and open public program convened in collaboration with artists, activists and local communities. This event aims to raise consciousness around themes of justice, citizenship, belonging, borders, black and...

#ForTheCulture: This Is Us

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

Thu, Aug 23   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Join others to share your thoughts and ideas through creative writing!  No registration required.

Creative Writing for English Language Learners

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Teen Gaming & DIY

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

diy gaming gaming for teens teen tech time

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12! We are also having DIY in the same location where you can make something out of nothing!

Teen Gaming & DIY

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Latino Book Club: When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

book club book discussion

Join Williamsburgh Library’s new monthly Latino Book Club for a lively discussion of the inspiring memoir When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago.

In a childhood full of tropical beauty and domestic strife, poverty and tenderness,...

Latino Book Club: When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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Japanese Conversation Group

Sun, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

world language conversation

Practice your Japanese language in an informal and fun setting

The class is free

No registration required.

As of June 2018 the Japanese Conversation Group Schedule class has changed.

There will be just 3 classes...

Japanese Conversation Group

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27

Computer Basics

Mon, Aug 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

music

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

Please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

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Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 28   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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

Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Stewzo’s Puppet Variety Show

Wed, Aug 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids love this unique show as Stewzo performs funny songs with his guitar and comedy routines with his cast of wacky ventriloquist puppets and characters. Lots of surprises, magic, and audience participation.

Stewzo’s Puppet Variety Show

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 29   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

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Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 30   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

free summer meals

Come in and have a free lunch on us. Ages 0-18

Summer Meals

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Aug 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 30   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

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