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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

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!

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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

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

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)

Knitting for Adults and Teens

Wed, Sep 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults

All skill levels are welcome.  If you don't know how to knit, we'll show you how!  Please bring a pair of size 7 or 8 needles and worsted-weight yarn if you can. 

Knitting for Adults and Teens

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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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

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

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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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

Story Play

Fri, Sep 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

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

Teen Gaming

Fri, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens gaming gaming for teens teen tech time teen time

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12!

Teen Gaming

LDBA Free Art Fridays

Fri, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids

Explore new techniques and materials in this visual arts workshop for children ages 4 to 12 years old!

Free Art Fridays is offered every two weeks and is presented by Williamsburg art school L'Ecole Des Beaux Arts.

The program is...

Register
LDBA Free Art Fridays

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

Latino Book Club: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults book club book discussion

Join the Latino Book Club for an informal discussion of this beloved coming-of-age classic of a young girl growing up in the Latino section of Chicago, told in a series of lyrical vignettes.

No registration required. Adults...

Latino Book Club: The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

Teen Clothing Swap

Sat, Sep 22   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens

Bring in clothes, shoes, and accesories you do not want anymore and swap out with other items. Upgrade your style for the new school year. No underwear or torn clothing please. They need to be clean and in good condition! 

...

Teen Clothing Swap

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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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)

Computer Basics

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

Adults techknowledge

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 hardware...

Computer Basics

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

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

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

Please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

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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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

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)

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

Family Movie Night: Thor Ragnarok

Tue, Sep 25   5:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids family movie movies movies at the library

 Come with the whole family to see the hit movie on our large screen. Free for all ages.

 

Family Movie Night: Thor Ragnarok

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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

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time

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)

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