E.g., Oct 15 2018
OCT
16

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 16   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

Family Open Play

Tue, Oct 16   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

Book Discussion: Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat

Tue, Oct 16   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults book club book discussion

Come discuss Edwidge Danticat's groundbreaking debut that evokes the wonder, terror, and heartache of her native Haiti - and the enduring strength of Haiti's women - with vibrant imagery and narrative grace that bear witness to her people's...

Book Discussion: Breath, Eyes, Memory by Edwidge Danticat

Build with LEGO

Tue, Oct 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Build with LEGO! Build with LEGOs at Borough Park library. What can you think up new things to build? Get creative working with your friends for an afternoon of Lego projects.

Build with LEGO

Kids Tech Time: Typing 101

Tue, Oct 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

Children will learn how to improve their own keyboarding skills.

Kids Tech Time: Typing 101

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 16   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

OCT
17

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 17   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

Friends of Mill Basin Library Meeting

Wed, Oct 17   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults

Mill Basin Library is starting a new Friends Group and needs your help!

Join staff and neighbors for an informational meeting. All are welcome!

What do Friends do?

Advocate — we will be a voice for Mill Basin Library. Engage — we...
Friends of Mill Basin Library Meeting

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, Oct 17   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Kids Create

Wed, Oct 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Arts & Crafts with various materials.

Kids Create

Game On!

Wed, Oct 17   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!

Scary Movies @ the Library: Get Out

Wed, Oct 17   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults film halloween movies movies at the library

Join us for a scary movie at the library - and popcorn!  This movie is for adults and is Rated R.

In Get Out, a man uncovers a disturbing secret when he meets the family of his girlfriend. This film won the 2018 Academy...

Scary Movies @ the Library: Get Out

OCT
18

Movies @ the Library: Silver Screens: Gaslight

Thu, Oct 18   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Older Adults movies at the library

Gaslight is also an American 1944 mystery-thriller film, adapted from Patrick Hamilton's 1938 play Gas Light, about a woman whose husband slowly manipulates her into believing that she is going insane. The term "gaslighting" can be traced back to...

Movies @ the Library: Silver Screens: Gaslight

The Hours

Thu, Oct 18   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Three women cope with sadness and dissatisfaction with their lives in this tale of Virginia Woolf, a '50s housewife and a contemporary book editor.

PG 13

114 Minutes

The Hours

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Oct 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

RIF Reading is Fundamental Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Oct 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

karaoke

Thu, Oct 18   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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Oct 18   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

OCT
19

Babies & Books

Fri, Oct 19   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, Oct 19   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, Oct 19   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

Family Movies

Fri, Oct 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Family Movies @ the Library Enjoy weekly kid friendly films.

Family Movies

Teen Dungeons & Dragons Adventures!

Fri, Oct 19   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!

OCT
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten stem & steam

In this special six-session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you ...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

OCT
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Oct 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music, stories, art, & play will help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

OCT
22

Watercolor Club

Mon, Oct 22   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

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. All FirstRIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in First RIF. Children will be allowed to choose a free RIF book when they join...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Chess Workshop

Mon, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

College Application Help: The Basics

Mon, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens after school homework help teen time

Are you applying to college? Are you overwhelmed and have no idea what to do or how to process all the information available to you? Fear not, we’ll help you through it all in this workshop. Learn about the types of...

College Application Help: The Basics

OCT
23

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 23   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

Family Open Play

Tue, Oct 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

Drop-In eBook Clinic

Tue, Oct 23   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults e-books

Recieve one-on-one assistance with downloading E-books, audio books and more onto your tablet, Kindle or iPad. Please bring your own devices!

Session is on a first come, first served basis.

Drop-In eBook Clinic

Library Lab:

Tue, Oct 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Library Lab: Use of various stem projects and some technologies

Library Lab:

Kids Explore: Spider Webs

Tue, Oct 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids

Come and learn about how spider webs are made. Children will create their own "spider webs."

Kids Explore: Spider Webs

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

OCT
24

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 24   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

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Wed, Oct 24   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories, songs and age appropriate toys for tots ages 0-18 months with First RIF.

 
Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Kids Create

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Kids Create! Arts and crafts for school age children. Learn various crafts using many mediums.

Kids Create

Game On!

Wed, Oct 24   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!

Scary Movies @ the Library: The Shape of Water

Wed, Oct 24   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Adults film halloween movies movies at the library

Join us for a scary movie at the library - and popcorn!  This movie is for adults and is Rated R.

In The Shape of Water, a mute janitor named Elisa discovers a fish-like humanoid creature in the facility where she works. This...

Scary Movies @ the Library: The Shape of Water

OCT
25

Read for the Record 2018: Make Something Beautiful

Thu, Oct 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids Read for the Record

Celebrate literacy by participating in the largest shared reading experience across the US.

Enjoy a reading of Maybe something beautiful.

Written by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell; Illustrations by Rafael Lopez.

Based...

Read for the Record 2018: Make Something Beautiful

Free Citizenship Application Help Event.

Thu, Oct 25   2:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults bengali chinese

To register call 718-437-4085 or apply in person at branch. Please ask at branch list of documents you will to participate in the program. Last session at 7 PM. Services available in English, Bengali, Chinese and Hindi. Assistance with fee waiver...

Register
Free Citizenship Application Help Event.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

RIF Reading is Fundamental Children are encouraged to read at least two library books per week and are rewarded periodically with free books for their home library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Game On! Storyplay

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years

Story Play - Brief story time with the younger set with age appropriate toys and games for birth to 5.

Game On! Storyplay

Game On! Puzzles & Games

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Have fun with your friends or make new friends playing board games or solving puzzles.

Game On! Puzzles & Games

karaoke

Thu, Oct 25   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

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Oct 25   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

Bedtime Stories

Thu, Oct 25   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. 

Bedtime Stories

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