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NOV
15

Book Discussion: Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Thu, Nov 15   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults book club book discussion

MAGPIE MURDERS, by Anthony Horowitz.

"When editor Susan Ryeland is given the manuscript of Alan Conway’s latest novel, she has no reason to think it will be much different from any of his others. After working with the bestselling crime...

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Book Discussion:  Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

Join us for a writing workshop series with awesome writing teacher and horror writer Sam Rebelein! Get inspired with writing prompts, movie clips, interactive games and more, and create some hair raising horror tales!

This workshop is...

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

NaNoWriMo Workshop Session #1

Thu, Nov 15   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative writing

Participating in this year's National Novel Writing Month (NanoWrimo)? Writing your first novel? Editing a manuscript you've been working on for years? Then this class is for you! Led by creative writing teacher and author Sam Rebelein, this...

NaNoWriMo Workshop Session #1

NOV
16

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Nov 16   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Come play board games with old friends and new!

Game On! Board Games

NOV
17

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Nov 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Gardening at the Bay Ridge Library

Sat, Nov 17   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Join gardening expert Natasha outside the library to plant garlic bulbs in the new garden to cultivate next summer. If you have your own trowel, small shovel and gloves, please bring them. Ages 6+.

Gardening at the Bay Ridge Library

Team Up to Read

Sat, Nov 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids team up to read

Free for children ages 5 to 9 and participating parents or caregivers!

Enjoy fun activities while learning new strategies to improve reading skills.

After attending Team Up To Read, 100% of families surveyed said their child...

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Team Up to Read

English Conversation Group

Sat, Nov 17   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

NOV
19

Movies @ the Library: On Chesil Beach

Mon, Nov 19   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Drama/Romance) 111 minutes Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. Stars Saoirse...

Movies @ the Library: On Chesil Beach

NOV
20

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Nov 20   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Nov 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Ask a Tech

Tue, Nov 20   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Nov 20   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free after school homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Learn how to play chess with our volunteer teacher! 

Chess Workshop

NOV
21

Toy Time

Wed, Nov 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

HTML Basics

Wed, Nov 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

HTML Basics introduces new users to the basics of the markup language and its structure by creating and editing HTML web pages. This lesson will cover the fundamentals of HTML 5 and put them into practice.

HTML Basics

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Nov 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

Learn the instruments of the classical and folk music traditions of the Middle East and North Africa. Zafer Tawil will demonstrate melodies and rhythms on the various instruments of the Arab world.

Registration is required. Please...

Playing Arabic Music

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Free play with our extensive collection of building toys, suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be supervised at all times by an adult.

Build with LEGO

NOV
24

Saturday Stories

Sat, Nov 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Saturday Stories

English Conversation Group

Sat, Nov 24   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

Karaoke

Sat, Nov 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Get together and sing popular songs from the forties, fifites, and sixties.

Karaoke

NOV
26

Movies @ the Library: A Raisin in the Sun

Mon, Nov 26   1:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Drama) 128 minutes Members of an African American family living in a cramped Chicago apartment, in this deeply resonant tale of dreams deferred. Following the death of their patriarch, the Youngers await a life insurance check they hope will...

Movies @ the Library: A Raisin in the Sun

NOV
27

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Nov 27   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Nov 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Ask a Tech

Tue, Nov 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Nov 27   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free afters chool homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Tue, Nov 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Learn how to play chess with our volunteer teacher! 

Chess Workshop

NOV
28

Toy Time

Wed, Nov 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Wed, Nov 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics introduces new and returning powerpoint users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing slideshows. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Nov 28   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

Learn the instruments of the classical and folk music traditions of the Middle East and North Africa. Zafer Tawil will demonstrate melodies and rhythms on the various instruments of the Arab world.

Registration is required. Please...

Playing Arabic Music

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Free play with our extensive collection of building toys, suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be supervised at all times by an adult.

Build with LEGO

NOV
29

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

Join us for a writing workshop series with awesome writing teacher and horror writer Sam Rebelein! Get inspired with writing prompts, movie clips, interactive games and more, and create some hair raising horror tales!

This workshop is...

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

NaNoWriMo Workshop Session #2

Thu, Nov 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative writing

Participating in this year's National Novel Writing Month (NanoWrimo)? Writing your first novel? Editing a manuscript you've been working on for years? Then this class is for you! Led by creative writing teacher and author Sam Rebelein, this...

NaNoWriMo Workshop Session #2

NOV
30

Game On! Wii & PS4

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

Kids

Have fun with your friends or make new ones! 

Game On! Wii & PS4

DEC
1

English Conversation Group

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

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

DEC
4

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Dec 4   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

Toy Time

Tue, Dec 4   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children with our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! 

Toy Time

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Dec 4   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Dec 4   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 4   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free afters chool homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

DEC
5

Toy Time

Wed, Dec 5   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Dec 5   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

Learn the instruments of the classical and folk music traditions of the Middle East and North Africa. Zafer Tawil will demonstrate melodies and rhythms on the various instruments of the Arab world.

Registration is required. Please...

Playing Arabic Music

DEC
8

Neighborhood Cats TNR Workshop

Sat, Dec 8   11:00 am to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Are you ready to be part of the solution for feral and stray cats in your neighborhood? The expert instructors of Neighborhood Cats will teach you best practices for Trap-Neuter-Return and colony management plus provide you with...

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Neighborhood Cats TNR Workshop

English Conversation Group

Sat, Dec 8   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

DEC
11

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Dec 11   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Dec 11   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Dec 11   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 11   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free afters chool homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

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