E.g., Sep 24 2018
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25

Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

Computer Basics

Tue, Sep 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is a free drop-in program open to babies, kids, and adolescents. Check-in with us on Tuesdays from 3pm -4pm and earn a free book for joining! Earn another free book every third time you come...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Have fun playing video games with friends. Ages 6-12.

Kids Tech Time

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

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26

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Playing with your toddler is more than fun, it’s one of the most important ways you can encourage early literacy and language development. .

At these special Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in...

Toddler Time

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Wed, Sep 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

The Great American Read - Podcast Recording

Review the list of 100 books from The Great American Read (TGAR).

Choose your personal favorite book on the list.

Let us make a recording of you pitching your book—telling us why...

Pitch a Book-Podcasting! The Great American Read

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Sign-Up and get a FREE book - Check out two books every week to earn one free book.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! 

Teen Tech Time

Drawing Club for Teens

Wed, Sep 26   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens arts and crafts summer reading

Come draw, trace, or color in a laid-back environment. Draw manga or whatever you like! We supply sketchbooks, tracing paper, coloring sheets, and colored pencils.

 

Drawing Club for Teens

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

Do you love LEGOS, robotics, and teamwork? Then join our new Brooklyn Robotics League.

Kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Ritmo Latino for Families

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Salsa and Merengue Dance Performance and Instruction for all ages. 

 

 

The “Everyone is Welcome Here” world language series is provided through the generous support of Apple Bank, celebrating over 20 years...

Ritmo Latino for Families

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

 

Kids Tech Time

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classed are open to adults 17 and older

All classes meet two days per week.

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Practice English in a Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

Practice English in a Conversation Group

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27

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Kids Create: Upcycle Pencil Container

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 4-10!

Kids Create: Upcycle Pencil Container

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Watch a family-friendly movie in our daken auditorium with your family and other kids in the neighborhood.

Movies @ the Library

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Teen Tech Time

Build with LEGO

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids build with lego

Need a creative way to decompress from a long day at school? No problem! Join us at our our very own LEGO Club where you can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let you imagination run wild with your own very design.

Ages: 6-12

Build with LEGO

Computer Basics

Thu, Sep 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults

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 the hardware,...

Computer Basics

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28

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Fri, Sep 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Older Adults

Dancing classes with Walter Perez, a great teaching artist from Argentina.

Walter will make learning Salsa, Merengue, Cumbia and more easy to learn.

So whether you know how to dance or want to learn some new steps come and have...

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Sep 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults techknowledge

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes Bowling League

Featured Film: THE LEISURE SEEKERS

Fri, Sep 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: THE LEISURE SEEKERS

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF.
Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week....

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tween Time: For Tweens By Tweens

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids arts and crafts diy stem & steam summer reading

Grades 5-7. Join the team of friendly kids to plan and do activities in the library. Come by yourself or with friends. Suggest whatever programs you like! Age 12 and up eligible for volunteer credit with 3-month commitment. Contact Gravesend...

Tween Time: For Tweens By Tweens

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Fri, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Build with LEGO

Fri, Sep 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Fun LEGO projects for ages 5 and up.

Build with LEGO

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

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29

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years openhouse2018

Stories, songs, rhymes and lots more for the whole family to enjoy.

Saturday Storytime

ESOL Preparation/Class

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults openhouse2018

Speakers fo Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English.

Classes are open to adult 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week.

ESOL Preparation/Class

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

Arts & Crafts

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids openhouse2018

Create a fun  craft project on this special Saturday.

Arts & Crafts

OCT
1

Toddler Time

Mon, Oct 1   10:15 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

Come and join us for stories, songs, rhymes and fingerplays! Ages 2-5.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 1   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

Storytimes with Music, Rhymes and Fun for Babies, Toddlers and Caregivers.

 

Babies & Books

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

Computer Basics

Mon, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Kids Create

Mon, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Create an arts & crafts project and have fun with your friends.

Kids Create

Kids Create

Mon, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Start the school week by relaxing with fun arts and crafts activities!

Age Group: 6 – 12 yo

Kids Create

OCT
2

Spanish Storytime

Tue, Oct 2   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy multilingual storytime spanish

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 2   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Oct 2   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens summer reading techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

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