E.g., Nov 20 2018
NOV
21

Toy Time

Wed, Nov 21   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Computer Basics

Wed, Nov 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Interested in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use computers, by attending our Techknowledge Computer class because our TRS makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come into the branch to register with our TRS to...

Computer Basics

HTML Basics

Wed, Nov 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

HTML Basics introduces new users to the basics of the markup language and its structure by creating and editing HTML web pages. This lesson will cover the fundamentals of HTML 5 and put them into practice.

HTML Basics

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Nov 21   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

Learn the instruments of the classical and folk music traditions of the Middle East and North Africa. Zafer Tawil will demonstrate melodies and rhythms on the various instruments of the Arab world.

Registration is required. Please...

Playing Arabic Music

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Free play with our extensive collection of building toys, suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be supervised at all times by an adult.

Build with LEGO

Game On!

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

Join us for an afternoon of board games. Come and have fun with your friends or make new ones. (Ages 6-12)

Game On!

NOV
23

Babies & Books

Fri, Nov 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Family Open Play

Fri, Nov 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers, join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Talking Needles

Fri, Nov 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults crochet

Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendly afternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome people in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!

Talking Needles

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Adventures!

Fri, Nov 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens after school game on!

Have you ever wanted to grab your longsword and stride off through the night to begin an adventure from which you might never return? Come and join us, play Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition with our Dungeon Master and other teens. Materials will...

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Adventures!

NOV
24

Saturday Stories

Sat, Nov 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

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

Saturday Stories

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

English Conversation Group

Sat, Nov 24   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

Karaoke

Sat, Nov 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Get together and sing popular songs from the forties, fifites, and sixties.

Karaoke

NOV
26

Watercolor Club

Mon, Nov 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come hang out and paint at the Mill Basin Library! We will provide the supplies, youtube videos and books, you bring yourself and your friends for a self guided watercolor group. 

Watercolor Club

Movies @ the Library: A Raisin in the Sun

Mon, Nov 26   1:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Drama) 128 minutes Members of an African American family living in a cramped Chicago apartment, in this deeply resonant tale of dreams deferred. Following the death of their patriarch, the Youngers await a life insurance check they hope will...

Movies @ the Library: A Raisin in the Sun

NOV
27

StoryPlay 10am

Tue, Nov 27   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 10:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 10am

Toddler Time

Tue, Nov 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

Toddler Time

StoryPlay 11am

Tue, Nov 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Children age 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories, rhymes, songs, and play! Engage in early literacy development while making new friends at the library. (This session starts at 11:00am. Space is limited; get your...

StoryPlay 11am

Family Open Play

Tue, Nov 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers--join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Ask a Tech

Tue, Nov 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge 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 drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Knitting & Crochet

Tue, Nov 27   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Bring your own needles and yarn and have fun! No registration required.

Knitting & Crochet

Homework Help

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids homework help

Free afters chool homework help for grades K-8 with Joseph!

Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Tue, Nov 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Learn how to play chess with our volunteer teacher! 

Chess Workshop

Kids Tech Time: Create Your Own Quiz

Tue, Nov 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

Come and great your own computer quiz---test your friends!

Kids Tech Time: Create Your Own Quiz

NOV
28

Toy Time

Wed, Nov 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Birth to Five Years

Drop in with your child (ages 0-5) between 10am and 12pm and have some quality play time with other children and our educational toys! Make friends, read books, have fun! No tickets required.

Toy Time

Computer Basics

Wed, Nov 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Interested in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use computers, by attending our Techknowledge Computer class because our TRS makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come into the branch to register with our TRS to...

Computer Basics

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Wed, Nov 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics introduces new and returning powerpoint users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing slideshows. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Playing Arabic Music

Wed, Nov 28   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative aging

Learn the instruments of the classical and folk music traditions of the Middle East and North Africa. Zafer Tawil will demonstrate melodies and rhythms on the various instruments of the Arab world.

Registration is required. Please...

Playing Arabic Music

Build with LEGO

Wed, Nov 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego

Free play with our extensive collection of building toys, suitable for ages 2-12. Younger children must be supervised at all times by an adult.

Build with LEGO

Game On!

Wed, Nov 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

Join us for an afternoon of board games. Come and have fun with your friends or make new ones. (Ages 6-12)

Game On!

NOV
29

karaoke

Thu, Nov 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids techknowledge music

Do you like to sing, dance and perform?  Well come join in on all the fun at Mill Basin's Karaoke afternoons.  Sing along to all your favorite hit songs.  Not interested in singing, then dance the afternoon away  with your...

karaoke

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

Thu, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

Join us for a writing workshop series with awesome writing teacher and horror writer Sam Rebelein! Get inspired with writing prompts, movie clips, interactive games and more, and create some hair raising horror tales!

This workshop is...

Tell Your Story: Scary Story Creative Writing Workshop

Teen Tech Time: Cardboard VR

Thu, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens

We are the proud owners of four cardboard virtual reality kits, compatible with Google Cardboard and other VR applications available on Android and iOS. Check out our new gear and explore the world around you in VR vision!

Teen Tech Time: Cardboard VR

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Nov 29   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lEGO robotics techknowledge

Wanna build a robot?  Try your hand at coding? Well we might have just the thing for you..  Kids & Teens, ages 9-17, work with our TRS Genie and register for our lego robotics league at the Mill Basin Library. ...

Brooklyn Robotics League

SAT Practice Test

Thu, Nov 29   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens after school homework help teen time

Stressed about the SAT? Worried you won’t do well on exam day? Join us afterschool to do a two-hour practice run. Remember -- the last day to take the SAT in 2018 is December 6th.

We will not be doing the essay portion, but...

SAT Practice Test

NaNoWriMo Workshop Session #2

Thu, Nov 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults creative writing

Participating in this year's National Novel Writing Month (NanoWrimo)? Writing your first novel? Editing a manuscript you've been working on for years? Then this class is for you! Led by creative writing teacher and author Sam Rebelein, this...

NaNoWriMo Workshop Session #2

Bedtime Stories

Thu, Nov 29   6:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

Start your bedtime routine at the library with stories and songs.  Pajamas and your favorite stuffed animal are welcome.  Caregivers and children ages Birth- 5 years. 

Held in partnership with Book Discussion: Behold...

Bedtime Stories

Book Discussion: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

Thu, Nov 29   6:30 pm to 7:15 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults bedtime stories book club book discussion

Come discuss Imbolo Mbue’s compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream.

Held in partnership with the Bedtime Storytime event!  Parents are welcome to join the...

Book Discussion: Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue

NOV
30

Babies & Books

Fri, Nov 30   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, play with toys, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. For ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Family Open Play

Fri, Nov 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years

For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers, join us at Mill Basin for toys and friends!

Family Open Play

Talking Needles

Fri, Nov 30   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults crochet

Do you like to knit or crochet? Come for friendly afternoon hangout and knit or crochet with the awesome people in our Talking Needles group on Friday afternoons!

Talking Needles

Game On! Wii & PS4

Fri, Nov 30   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids

Have fun with your friends or make new ones! 

Game On! Wii & PS4

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Adventures!

Fri, Nov 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens after school game on!

Have you ever wanted to grab your longsword and stride off through the night to begin an adventure from which you might never return? Come and join us, play Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition with our Dungeon Master and other teens. Materials will...

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Adventures!

DEC
1

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 1   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

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

Saturday Storytime

English Conversation Group

Sat, Dec 1   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

Practice listening to and speaking English with this informal group.

No registration necesssary. The group meets on the second floor.

English Conversation Group

DEC
3

Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Dec 3   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults mental health

Mental Health First Aid is a FREE 8 hour course that will help you:

Identify signs and symptoms of anxiety, depression, and other mental illnesses Learn how to respond if you see these signs in your colleagues, friends, and loved ones...
Featured Event
Mental Health First Aid

Watercolor Club

Mon, Dec 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come hang out and paint at the Mill Basin Library! We will provide the supplies, youtube videos and books, you bring yourself and your friends for a self guided watercolor group. 

Watercolor Club

Movies @ the Library: Book Club

Mon, Dec 3   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Comedy/Romance) 103 minutes Four lifelong friends' lives are turned upside down when their book club attempts to shake things up by tackling the infamous 'Fifty Shades of Grey'. From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire...

Movies @ the Library: Book Club

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