E.g., Oct 22 2017
OCT
23

Movies @ the Library: The Sense of an Ending

Mon, Oct 23   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

(Drama) 108 minutes A man becomes haunted by his past and is presented with a mysterious legacy that causes him to re-think his current situation in life. Stars Jim Broadbent and Charlotte Rampling. Rated PG-13.

Chess Club

Mon, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

chess club chess free play

Play chess with your friends. We will have an instructor joining us in late October (date TBD) so keep yourselves on form!

Eastern Parkway

OCT
24

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required and can be picked up at the downstairs desk, first come, first served! Please call library for further...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required and can be picked up at the downstairs desk, first come, first served! Please call library for further...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

computers

An introductory class for beginners. No registration necessary, just drop in!

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Oct 24   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Please bring your own yarn and needles.

knitting

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

homework help

Free homework help with Lexi. First come, first served!

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids Create arts & crafts

Arts and crafts activities for children ages 5-10. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Brooklyn Robotics League

OCT
25

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 25   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

toddler time toddlers storytime first five years

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 25   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

toddler time toddlers storytime first five years

A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

iPad Basics

Wed, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

IPad IPads technology

Bring your own iPad and get one-on-one help.

Creative Aging: Artists at Work

Wed, Oct 25   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Creativity arts and crafts Seniors watercolor

Learn how to paint in watercolor with teacher Nancy Carey. Paints and all other materials will be provided. Please register at the information desk or by phone.

Kids Explore: LEGO Building

Wed, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

lego duplo building toys

Come play and create with our large collection of building toys, suitable for ages 3-12. Younger children must be supervised. Challenges and building prompts enhance creativity!

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

homework help Homework

Free homework help for grades K-8 with Dalal.

Book Adventures: Bay Ridge Olympians

Wed, Oct 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

mythology Bay Ridge Olympians Book Adventures

Calling all Rick Riordan enthusiasts, all tellers of tales and doers of great deeds, all mythmakers and oracles. Bay Ridge Olympians is a monthly mythology club that meets to tell stories and to do mythology related crafts and activities. Ages 8-...

Bay Ridge Olympians

OCT
26

Microsoft Word Class

Thu, Oct 26   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

computers Adult Learning

Learn the basics of creating written documents for letters, signs, etc.

 

No registration necessary, just drop in!

Library Lab

Thu, Oct 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

DIY STEAM

STEAM explorations for families. Children ages 6-12.

LEGO Robotics

Thu, Oct 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

LEGO Robotics

Bay Ridge is entering a LEGO Robotics competition. Come learn, build, program, and get ready for the big show-down at the Central Library in December. Ages 9-16.


OCT
27

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Oct 27   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

storytime preschool storytime first five years FFY

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

 

Chess & Scrabble

Fri, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

games Board Games chess scrabble

Games of skill for adults.

Chess and Scrabble

Family Movie

Fri, Oct 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kid friendly films from our collection. Titles will be announced on or near the date. Younger children must be supervised by an adult.


OCT
28

Yoga for Adults

Sat, Oct 28   10:15 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Yoga

Join us for four relaxing yoga sessions.

The first 30 minutes of each session will be on a yoga mat (provided by the library or bring your own). The rest of the class will be in a chair. Wear loose, comfortable clothing. Kathleen Walker...

Citizenship Preparation Class

Sat, Oct 28   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

This course prepares you for the citizenship exam.  The course covers filling out the N-400 form, Application for Naturalization, the civics test, and the oral interview. Also provides a chance to practice English.

...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Early Literacy STEM STEAM preschool

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 28   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

english conversation

Karaoke

Sat, Oct 28   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Karaoke

Come and sing hit songs from the 1940s through 1960s.

karaoke

Stewart Nachmias Musical Puppet Show

Sat, Oct 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Stewzo musical puppet show special event Kids' Concert

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.

For one...

Stewzo and his puppets.

OCT
30

Movies @ the Library: The Last Word

Mon, Oct 30   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

(Drama) 108 minutes Harriet is a retired businesswoman who tries to control everything around her. When she decides to write her own obituary, a young journalist takes up the task of finding out the truth, resulting in a life-altering friendship...

Chess Club

Mon, Oct 30   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

chess club chess free play

Play chess with your friends. We will have an instructor joining us in late October (date TBD) so keep yourselves on form!

Eastern Parkway

OCT
31

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 31   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required and can be picked up at the downstairs desk, first come, first served! Please call library for further...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 31   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Babies & Books FFY storytime Early Literacy

A program for very young readers (Birth-18 months) and their caregivers. Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and play.

Tickets are required and can be picked up at the downstairs desk, first come, first served! Please call library for further...

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 31   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

computers

An introductory class for beginners. No registration necessary, just drop in!

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Tue, Oct 31   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Please bring your own yarn and needles.

knitting

Homework Help

Tue, Oct 31   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

homework help

Free homework help with Lexi. First come, first served!

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids Create arts & crafts

Arts and crafts activities for children ages 5-10. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Brooklyn Robotics League

NOV
1

iPad Basics

Wed, Nov 1   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

IPad IPads technology

Bring your own iPad and get one-on-one help.

Creative Aging: Artists at Work

Wed, Nov 1   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Creativity arts and crafts Seniors watercolor

Learn how to paint in watercolor with teacher Nancy Carey. Paints and all other materials will be provided. Please register at the information desk or by phone.

Kids Explore: LEGO Building

Wed, Nov 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

lego duplo building toys

Come play and create with our large collection of building toys, suitable for ages 3-12. Younger children must be supervised. Challenges and building prompts enhance creativity!

Homework Help

Wed, Nov 1   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

homework help Homework

Free homework help for grades K-8 with Dalal.

Kids Create: Bay Ridge Rocks

Wed, Nov 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids Create Bay Ridge Rocks Kindness painting

Participate in a neighborhood kindness project and come paint some beautiful Bay Ridge Rocks to hide around the neighborhood.

Want to know more? Check out https://www.facebook.com/groups/1192537644157260/.


NOV
2

Microsoft Word Class

Thu, Nov 2   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

computers Adult Learning

Learn the basics of creating written documents for letters, signs, etc.

 

No registration necessary, just drop in!


NOV
3

English Conversation Group

Fri, Nov 3   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

learn English Adult Learning immigrant services

Practice speaking English with other learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

english conversation

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Nov 3   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

storytime preschool storytime first five years FFY

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

 

Chess & Scrabble

Fri, Nov 3   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

games Board Games chess scrabble

Games of skill for adults.

Chess and Scrabble

Family Movie

Fri, Nov 3   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kid friendly films from our collection. Titles will be announced on or near the date. Younger children must be supervised by an adult.


NOV
4

Citizenship Preparation Class

Sat, Nov 4   10:30 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

This course prepares you for the citizenship exam.  The course covers filling out the N-400 form, Application for Naturalization, the civics test, and the oral interview. Also provides a chance to practice English.

...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Early Literacy STEM STEAM preschool

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

English Conversation Group

Sat, Nov 4   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

english conversation

NOV
6

Movies @ the Library: the Ottoman Lieutenant

Mon, Nov 6   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

(Drama/Romance) 110 minutes A strong-willed woman, frustrated by ongoing injustice at home, leaves the United States after meeting Jude, an American doctor who runs a remote medical mission within the Ottoman Empire -- a world both exotic and...


NOV
7

Computer Basics

Tue, Nov 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

computers

An introductory class for beginners. No registration necessary, just drop in!