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DEC
17

Toddler Time

Mon, Dec 17   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

Toddler Time

Mon, Dec 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

Age Group: 18mo – 3 yo

Toddler Time

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving 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 (Washington Irving)

Babies & Books

Mon, Dec 17   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

Homework Help

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Dec 17   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, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

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

Kids Create

Kids Explore

Mon, Dec 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Book reading, crafts, and activities around a different theme each week 

Kids Explore

DEC
18

Spanish Storytime

Tue, Dec 18   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

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Give support, assitance and encouragement to children in grades 1-8 who need a little extra help with their home work.

Homework Help

Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, Dec 18   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)

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   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)

Chess Workshop

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Learn to play chess with an experienced instructor for kids aged 5 and up.

Chess Workshop

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Dec 18   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

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

For babies and children with a Library Card

Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up

Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books

Ask your Librarian for more information

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Never Too Late to Learn: Internet /EMail Basics

Tue, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. The first part of this lesson covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

The...

Never Too Late to Learn: Internet /EMail Basics

DEC
19

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Homework Help

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 19   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

 

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids fiber arts kids create stem & steam

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Dec 19   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

Homework Help

Wed, Dec 19   4:30 pm to 5:45 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Give support, assitance and encouragement to children in grades 1-8 who need a little extra help with their home work.

Homework Help

Look Up! Astronomy Night

Wed, Dec 19   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids astronomy stem & steam

Join us to view the moon through our very own telescope! 

All ages are invited!

 

**WEATHER PERMITTING PROGRAM**

Featured Event
Look Up! Astronomy Night

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Dec 19   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

Practice English in a Conversation Group

Wed, Dec 19   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults

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

 

Practice English in a Conversation Group

DEC
20

A Virtual Tour in Chaplin’s World by virtually visiting Switzerland and the Alps with our TRS Nataliya and Librarian Shirley!

Thu, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after Thanksgiving?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

...
A Virtual Tour in Chaplin’s World by virtually visiting Switzerland and the Alps with our TRS Nataliya and Librarian Shirley!

Homework Help

Thu, Dec 20   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework? Come to Homework Help at the library. No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Kids Explore: Puzzles

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Word puzzles, jigsaw puzzles and math puzzles, oh my! Join us for all types of puzzles for kids of all ages. You won't want to miss these brain teasers.

Kids Explore: Puzzles

Build with LEGO

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Fun Lego project for ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Computer Basics

Thu, Dec 20   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

DEC
21

Library Lanes Bowling League

Fri, Dec 21   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

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Fri, Dec 21   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, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Fun LEGO projects for ages 5 and up.

Build with LEGO

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Kids Create:Digital Stills

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids Create: Digital Stills is for kids who want to try their hand at drawing with iPads. Participants will be able to use iPads to virtually finger-paint and digitally sketch.

Kids Create:Digital Stills

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   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

DEC
22

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years russian saturday storytime

Join us for stories and songs !

Saturday Storytime

DEC
24

Toddler Time

Mon, Dec 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

Age Group: 18mo – 3 yo

Toddler Time

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Dec 24   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

DEC
26

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Dec 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Introduction to American Sign Language

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