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Chess Club

Tue, Sep 18   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Older Adults: Mixed Media: Drawing

Tue, Sep 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

Please join us for a relaxing hour of accessing your creativity by using colored pens/markers to draw your own artwork.

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Older Adults: Mixed Media: Drawing

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Sep 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)

Kids Tech Time

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

Kids

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

Kids Tech Time

Build with LEGO

Tue, Sep 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Test your engineering skills while building with LEGO at the Midwood Library!

Ages 6 and up.

Build with LEGO

Brooklyn Robotics League

Tue, Sep 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

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

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

Teens

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Email Basics

Tue, Sep 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available.

How...

Email Basics

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Chess Club

Wed, Sep 19   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   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

Story Play

Wed, Sep 19   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play music

Join us at the Midwood Library for stories, songs, and playtime! Tickets will be distributed from the 2nd floor desk at 11:00.

Ages 0-5.

Story Play

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 19   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 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids techknowledge teen tech time

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. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, board...

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Wed, Sep 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

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Wed, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Sep 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

ESOL Preparation/Class/Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 19   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 19   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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Chess Club

Thu, Sep 20   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Build with DUPLO

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years stem & steam

What can you build with DUPLO? Join us at the Midwood Library to build and make new friends.

Ages 18 months to 5 years.

Build with DUPLO

Email Basics

Thu, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available.

How...

Email Basics

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Thu, Sep 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

Adults crochet

2nd floor Community Room

Knitting & Crocheting Club

Library Lab

Thu, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Explore science with fun experiments in this monthly program. Ages 6 & up.

Library Lab

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

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

Teens

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Build with LEGO

Thu, Sep 20   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 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

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Chess Club

Fri, Sep 21   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Creative Aging: Let's Move The Hips

Fri, Sep 21   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 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

English Conversation Group

Fri, Sep 21   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Midwood Library

Adults english conversation group

2nd floor Community Room

English Conversation Group

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Fri, Sep 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, Sep 21   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 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

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

Fri, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens

Hang out with friends! 

Play chess and cards! 

Discuss your favorite comic books!

Games include Yu-Gi-Oh, Cardfight!! Vanguard, UNO, Chess, Checkers, and more...

 

Chess, Cards and Graphic Novels!

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Saturday Storytime

ESOL Preparation/Class

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults

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

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Chess Club

Sun, Sep 23   1:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

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Chess Club

Mon, Sep 24   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

Toddler Time

Mon, Sep 24   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

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Sep 24   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, Sep 24   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

Story Play

Mon, Sep 24   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play music

Join us at the Midwood Library for stories, songs, and playtime! Tickets will be distributed from the 2nd floor desk at 11:00.

Ages 0-5.

Story Play

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids techknowledge teen tech time

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. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, board...

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Sep 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

Kids Create

Mon, Sep 24   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, Sep 24   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

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Chess Club

Tue, Sep 25   10:00 am to 7:45 pm   Midwood Library

Adults gaming

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Chess Club

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

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

Tue, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons, current events, holidays or any other way the discussion goes pursuant to jogging the...

Creative Aging: Words and Memories

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