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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 18   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music saturday storytime

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

Saturday Storytime

Resume Help

Sat, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

career resume

Need assistance perfecting your resume or cover letter to make it look and sound just right? Our volunteer Resume Coach is here to help. Please bring a draft of your resume or cover letter with you.

Resume Help

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Meals and Movies

Mon, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Flatbush Library

family movie free summer meals summer reading

Join us Mondays for Summer Meals and a family-friendly midday movie.

This event is free for kids 0-18.

Meals and Movies

Game On! with Legos

Mon, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

build with lego game on! gaming

Play a host of table top games, or create new worlds with Legos.

Game On! with Legos

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Mon, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

reading is fundamental

Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and receive another free book on your birthday. Checkout two books every week and receive your third checkout.

All RIF members must have a BPL card to participate in RIF.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Tue, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Library

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Bonus Extra Special Movies @ the Library: Black Panther!

Tue, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 4:15 pm   East Flatbush Library

movies movies at the library

Come and watch black panther on the large projector and screen!

Bonus Extra Special Movies @ the Library: Black Panther!

Gary the Great

Tue, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Flatbush Library

summer reading

Magician Gary the Great presents his high-energy blast of magic, comedy, and juggling. This hilarious tour through the world of magic gets everyone involved!

Gary the Great

Making Informed Career Decisions

Tue, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

career

Job seekers, or those wanting to transition into a new career will learn more about the Brooklyn Public Library's Career Cruising and VAULT databases, along with internet resources such as the O*Net Profiler and the Occupational Outlook Handbook...

Register
Making Informed Career Decisions

Movies @ the Library: Black Panther

Tue, Aug 21   5:15 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

movies movies at the library

Come and watch black panther on the large projector and screen!

Movies @ the Library: Black Panther

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 22   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Flatbush Library

Come join us for a lively story time with songs, rhymes, and books!

Toddler Time

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

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 Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Kids Tech Time

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

game on! gaming

Use the PS4, the Xbox, the Wii or a laptop to try out a family friendly games.

Are you good enough to win?

Kids Tech Time

Kids Create

Wed, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

kids create

Join us for arts and crafts! Recommended ages 6-12 and caregivers welcome

Kids Create

Teen Gaming

Wed, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming for teens

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Gaming

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Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Teen Time: Music Trivia

Thu, Aug 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

techknowledge teen time

Challenge your friends and peers. If you can answer more questions correctly than anyone else, you win a prize.

Teen Time: Music Trivia

Flatbush Fiction with Norma Hopcraft

Thu, Aug 23   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

creative writing

Join us for a creative writing workshop with special guest instructor Norma Hopcraft, graduate of NYU’s creative writing program. Poetry, fiction, nonfiction – whatever you prefer to write. Supplies needed: a notebook, a pen—and YOU, your...

Flatbush Fiction with Norma Hopcraft

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Autobiography of Malcolm X

Thu, Aug 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

book club book discussion

This week we are reading and discussing the classic by Alex Haley, the Autobiography of Malcolm X.

Pick up a copy of the title at the circulation desk or join us for a lively discussion. 

Adult Book Club / Discussion: Autobiography of Malcolm X

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 24   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

music story play

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Library Lab:

Fri, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

library lab

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families.  Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity...

Library Lab:

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   East Flatbush Library

reading is fundamental

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

LinkedIn Basics

Fri, Aug 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatbush Library

career

Learn how to effectively use the major features of LinkedIn, including how to create a profile, getting recommendations and endorsements, and following groups or companies.

 

Register
LinkedIn Basics

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming for teens teen tech time

Play with a PS4, or X-box in this friendly competitive gaming session.

Teen Tech Time

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Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., Free School Supplies Giveaway

Sat, Aug 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Come join Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., for free school supplies event. Come get your back to school items while supplies last.

Participant must have a valid library card.  Children must be present in order to for adult to...
Phoenix Womanhood In Bloom Inc., Free School Supplies Giveaway

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 25   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music saturday storytime

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

Saturday Storytime

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Game On! with Legos

Mon, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

build with lego game on! gaming

Play a host of table top games, or create new worlds with Legos.

Game On! with Legos

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AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Tue, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Library

adult learning book club

Please join Flatbush LIbrary and AHRC for the Next Chapter Book Club.

Everyone is welcome to join in this community-based book club program for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and...

AHRC Next Chapter Book Club

Kids Create

Tue, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts kids create

Create something fun and original

Kids Create

DIY for Teens: Lanyard Keychains

Tue, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

arts and crafts diy

Learn how to make colorful, shiny lanyard keychains in this teen-led program!

DIY for Teens: Lanyard Keychains

DIY for Teens: Container Gardening

Tue, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

diy gardening

Learn how to propagate plants to grow indoors!

DIY for Teens: Container Gardening

Crocheting

Tue, Aug 28   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts crochet

Weave beautiful patterns together whether you are a beginner or a pro!

Crocheting

Grants Information Session

Tue, Aug 28   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

finance

Brooklyn Arts Council

Grants Information Session

Computer Basics: Email Basics Review

Tue, Aug 28   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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...

Computer Basics: Email Basics Review

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Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning computer basics 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

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 29   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Flatbush Library

Come join us for a lively story time with songs, rhymes, and books!

Toddler Time

Summer Reading Closing Party

Wed, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

summer reading closing celebration summer jam

Come in to the library to enjoy an entire day of activities centered around music and books.  We are going to wind up the 2018 summer reading program and celebrate it.  Everyone who participated in the summer reading program is...

Summer Reading Closing Party

Asante's African Safari: Storytelling, Music & Dance

Wed, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

live music music performance

Come hear folk-tales from Africa and go on an imaginary African Safari!

Asante's African Safari: Storytelling, Music & Dance

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Aug 29   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

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 Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

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Library Lanes

Thu, Aug 30   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

adult learning library lanes techknowledge

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Aug 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

game on! gaming

Use the PS4, the Xbox, the Wii or a laptop to try out a family friendly games.

Are you good enough to win?

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

teen tech time

Play video games with teens from the neighborhood!

Teen Tech Time

Teen Gaming

Thu, Aug 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming gaming for teens

Do you want to explore new and old games? Play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Gaming

Flatbush Fiction Writing Workshop

Thu, Aug 30   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Join us Thursdays for a creative writing workshop. Write, read, share, and improve your craft in a supportive environment. This workshop is free and open to writers of all genres and levels of experience. Featuring monthly special guest...

Flatbush Fiction Writing Workshop

Teen Time

Thu, Aug 30   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming gaming for teens teen time

Teens vote on what they want to do with this time from a list of possibilities. Do you want to:

Play video games?

Watch Anime?

What do you want to do instead?

Teen Time

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Story Play

Fri, Aug 31   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

music story play

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Story Play

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 31   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   East Flatbush Library

reading is fundamental

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Aug 31   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   East Flatbush Library

gaming for teens teen tech time

Play with a PS4, or X-box in this friendly competitive gaming session.

Teen Tech Time

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Kids Create

Tue, Sep 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

arts and crafts kids create

Create something fun and original

Kids Create

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