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DEC
17

Story Play

Mon, Dec 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Kids Create: Jewelry Making

Mon, Dec 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids jewelry making

Use many different types of beads to create necklaces and bracelets!

Kids Create: Jewelry Making

Chess Workshop

Mon, Dec 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn to play the game of chess with instructor Vladimir Mazo in this weekly workshop! All ages welcome.

Chess Workshop

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Dec 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Teen Tech Time

DEC
18

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Dec 18   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids summer reading reading is fundamental

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Story Play with RIF

Tue, Dec 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Birth to Five Years first five years summer reading story play

Join us for stories, singing, and playtime!

Story Play with RIF

Read and Play

Tue, Dec 18   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Computer Basics

Tue, Dec 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning computer basics 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.

Computer Basics

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Tue, Dec 18   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids homework help

Are you in grades K-8 and need help with your homework?  Come to Homework Help at the library.  No question is too big or small.

Homework Help

Library Lab: Static Electricity

Tue, Dec 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Kids library lab

“Hair-raising” activities with Static Electricity!

Library Lab: Static Electricity

Our Garden Club

Tue, Dec 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

DEC
19

Story Play

Wed, Dec 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years music reading is fundamental storytime

Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.  This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution.

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Read and Play

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Dec 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Make a Stop-Motion Animation

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults bric

Would you like to be an animator in two hours? It’s possible! In this class you will learn the tools and techniques to create your own animated movies. Spend course time working on a short animated video with the potential to exhibit online or on...

Register
Make a Stop-Motion Animation

DIY: Button Making

Wed, Dec 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens diy techknowledge teen time

Create your own button with an image of your choice.

DIY: Button Making

DIY: Wraop Your Holiday Gifts

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens

Bring your holiday gifts to this workshop where we will decorate wrapping paper and gift tags for them!

DIY: Wraop Your Holiday Gifts

Chair Yoga

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come enjoy chair yoga at Flatlands Library! For adults only.

Chair Yoga

Kids Create

Wed, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids kids create

Arts and crafts program for children to develop their creativity. Create a project to bring home with you.

Kids Create

Game On! for Families

Wed, Dec 19   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids

Come to the library and unwind playing board games, card games and puzzles. People of all ages are welcome!

Game On! for Families

How to Edit Your Podcast

Wed, Dec 19   5:45 pm to 7:45 pm   Coney Island Library

Adults bric

Learn about simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go.

Register
How to Edit Your Podcast

DEC
20

Creative Writing Workshop: Card Making

Thu, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts creative writing writing workshop

Do you enjoy writing? Do you enjoy getting cards? Excellent! then come join us for an afternoon of writing cards, Holiday, Birthday, and poems. Writing supplies and decorating supplies will be provided.

Creative Writing Workshop: Card Making

Little Scientists

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Dec 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Come play classic board games at the library with your friends!

Game on! Board Games

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Dec 20   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Coney Island Library

Kids

Standalone RIF program for ages 6-12.  Earn gift books by reading!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Adult Feature Films: Skyscraper (PG-13)

Thu, Dec 20   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Global icon Dwayne Johnson leads the cast of SKYSCRAPER as former FBI Hostage Rescue Team leader and U.S. war veteran Will Sawyer, who now assesses security for skyscrapers. On assignment in China he finds the tallest, safest building in the...

Adult Feature Films: Skyscraper (PG-13)

DEC
21

Story Play

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Dec 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Read and Play

Fri, Dec 21   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Kids Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Join us to play on our Playstation 4 or our new technology!

Kids Tech Time

After School Stories

Fri, Dec 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

DEC
22

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Come here classic stories read aloud in our family friendly Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Dec 22   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Spring Creek Library

Birth to Five Years summer reading saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Movies @ the Library: Nick Jr.: Blaze Saves Christmas (NR)

Sat, Dec 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids movies movies at the library

Dash to save Christmas and more in 4 icy, snowy rescues! When Crusher sends Santa’s gifts all around Snowball Mountain, Turbo Sled Blaze needs your help to save the holiday! Plus, race to rescue a little bunny trapped on top of a melting glacier...

Movies @ the Library: Nick Jr.: Blaze Saves Christmas (NR)

Adult DIY Gift Bags

Sat, Dec 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us for a fun time making gift bags! They're cute and perfect for small gifts to friends and loved ones. Fabric, ribbons, and other supplies will be provided.This program is for adult patrons...

Adult DIY Gift Bags

DEC
24

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Older Adults techknowledge

Explorer some basic email tips, get accustomed to navigating around your email address.

Sign up for email if you dont have an email address.

Never Too Late to Learn: Email Basics

Chess Workshop

Mon, Dec 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens chess workshop table-top & board games

Learn to play the game of chess with instructor Vladimir Mazo in this weekly workshop! All ages welcome.

Chess Workshop

DEC
26

Story Play

Wed, Dec 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Dec 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Birth to Five Years music reading is fundamental storytime

Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.  This program includes a Reading is Fundamental book distribution.

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Read and Play

Wed, Dec 26   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Dec 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Dec 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens gaming for teens techknowledge teen time

Video game fun

Teen Tech Time

Movies at the Library: Miracle on 34th Street

Wed, Dec 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Coney Island Library

Teens

We will be watching the movie Miracle on 34th Street. Fun for the whole family!

Movies at the Library: Miracle on 34th Street

Chair Yoga

Wed, Dec 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults

Come enjoy chair yoga at Flatlands Library! For adults only.

Chair Yoga

Kids Create

Wed, Dec 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids kids create

Arts and crafts program for children to develop their creativity. Create a project to bring home with you.

Kids Create

Game On! for Families

Wed, Dec 26   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Kids

Come to the library and unwind playing board games, card games and puzzles. People of all ages are welcome!

Game On! for Families

DEC
27

Midday Movie: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Thu, Dec 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults family movie movies movies at the library

Come join us for a mid-day move on December 27th from 2pm - 4pm, we're featuring the 1945 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, a coming of age story based on the award winning book by Betty Smith. This movie is in black and white, rated PG, and can be...

Midday Movie: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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