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ProjectArt FREE Visual Art Classes for youth in the library!

Fri, Jul 28   9:30 am to 11:30 am   Flatbush Library

kids art Create Creative

Come join us for ProjectArt, a creative fun filled free art program for kids where participants: 

Create new and fun projects every week.

Create artwork that will be shown in a gallery exhibition...

New Graphic Novels

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Comic browsing made easy at the Dyker branch! Our new mini collection will be available all day, every day the branch is open. The collection will include titles from DC, Marvel, Dark Horse, and others. Come by and check out a volume or two.

Coloring Pages

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

all ages

Do you love to color? Of course you do! We provide the crayons and coloring pages or you can draw from your imagination!

Open Play Space

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

A variety of toys will be available for children to use throughout the day. 

Kids Playing

Game On!

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

games Board Games kids Teens

Anyone up for a quick game? Check out a game by leaving your library card at the front desk.

Mixed media: Jewelry Making class

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

Mixed Media program for older adults program for seniors jewelry making

Learn making jewelry at the Library and have fun! The Instructor is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Mixed Media: Crocheting Circle

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 11:45 am   Kings Bay Library

program for older adults Mixed Media #crocheting crocheting circle

Enjoy learning crochet and knitting in the company of other seniors. The program is provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Solar Eclipse Glasses Giveaway!

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

On Monday, August 21, 2017, a total eclipse of the Sun will be visible on a narrow path stretching across the United States from Oregon to South Carolina. The rest of the United States will see a partial eclipse, in which the Moon covers only a...

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Giant Sudoku Board

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Brower Park Library

#sudoku #programsforeveryone #exerciseyourbrain

Come test your sudoku skills on Brower Park's giant sudoku board! Puzzles are updated upon completion.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

resume computer help

Work on resumes, online job applications, go through tutorials from Lynda.com, access online  applications and forms. Use library databases.

Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

New Lots Library- Drop-In Computer Lab

Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program Registration

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

YALP pre-HSE free Adult Education

Register for Free Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program at the Brooklyn Public Library (Ages 17 - 24)

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is a full-time academic and work - readiness program designed to meet the specific needs of young...

Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program Registration

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Lots Learning Center

YALP pre-HSE free Adult Education

Register for Free Pre-HSE Young Adult Literacy Program at the Brooklyn Public Library (Ages 17 - 24)

The Young Adult Literacy Program (YALP) is a full-time academic and work - readiness program designed to meet the specific needs of young...

Chess Club

Fri, Jul 28   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Midwood Library

Free chess sets are available to use in the public area of the library. Please complete any chess games up till 15 minutes before closing. Please don't use chess clocks - thanks.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

story time first five years

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an...

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Jul 28   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

first five years building with duplo #summer reading

DUPLO LEGO program for toddlers and preschoolers

Build with Duplo

Fri, Jul 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Gerritsen Beach Library

toddlers babies DUPLOS summer reading

Come play with Duplo's and toys

Storytime

Fri, Jul 28   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Clinton Hill Library

storytime babies toddlers preschool

Stories, songs, movement activities, and playtime for ages birth - 5 years and their caregivers!

No tickets required for this program.

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

kids storytime story time Family

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

Build a better world through ...Coloring!

Fri, Jul 28   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Summer Reading 2017 coloring kids all ages

Join Evelyn in the children’s library at Sheepshead Bay.  Color until your heart’s content.

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:30 – 3:30 until August 11.

Build a better world

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 28   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific Library

songs Socializing preschool stories

Enjoy new and classic picture books, sing favorite songs, and learn new rhymes and fingerplays at our storytime program for children ages 3 to 5 years old with a parent or caregiver. *All groups please to schedule an appointment.

Movie Matinee for Adults and Older Adults

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE #moviesatlibrary

Start your weekend off with a free movie.

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

#Story Play #First Five Years

Come for some great stories, silly songs and fun movement.  Then stay to play with our toys.

Bilingual Storytime with RIF

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

bilingual storytime RIF

Join us for Spanish/English bilingual books, songs, rhymes, live music, and more! For caregivers and children ages birth to 5.

saturday storytime

Babies & Books with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bushwick Library

storytime babies RIF Reading

Enjoy great books for babies, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families in your neighborhood. For babies aged 0-24 months and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

#Children #preschool #storytime

Enjoy stories and songs for preschool kids ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-256-2117.

Build with LEGO

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

 

Fun Lego project for ages 6 and up.

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Leonard Library

 

Large size Lego DUPLO for little hands. (Downstairs)

Toddler Yoga

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

toddler yoga #storytime #music Early Literacy

Caregivers and toddlers have fun with movement, music, stories, and simple yoga poses. For ages 18-36 months.

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Monkey Monkey Music

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

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Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden and do the “macaroni” with Monkey Monkey Music.

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

storytime story time story play

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Lego MindStorm

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

#browerparklibrary #buildabetterworld #summerreading2017 #legomindstorm

Come help build and program a robot in the library!

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

story play Stories Reading music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

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One-on-One Resume Help

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

#job #resume #career #adult learning

Looking to improve your resume or create a new one?

Then come to Jamaica Bay Library for a one-on-one resume writing skills workshop, including tips on wording and formatting using Microsoft Word. Make your resume stand out to potential...

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English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Practice speaking English with others learners with our volunteer English Conversation Group leader.

ebooks: SimplyE

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE

Introducing SimplyE, an Easier Way to Borrow eBooks from the library.Participants will have an opportunity to gain hands-on knowledge of our e-book offerings using iPads. Although some iPads will be provided for the class, all who attend are...

Build with Blocks

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

#buildabetterworld #summerreading2017 #Babies Babies First Five Years toddlers play

A building time for our youngest builders! Build with blocks for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers and their caregivers.

For Ages 0-5

*Caregivers must accompany their child and stay for the duration of the program*

Positive Aging: Blood Pressure Screening

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

positive aging Blood pressure screening program for older adults 50 + program for seniors

Experienced Nurse will check your blood pressure free of charge. The program is organized in collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Playtime

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

A fun activity for young children!!! Come play with your friends and have fun with toys!!!

Library Lanes

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

# DASNY Spring Creek Summer Reading 2017 #adults

Join us for virtual bowling on our new X-Box One!

Go Bowling Clip art

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

#coloring Adult Coloring Program

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Coloring

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Red Hook Library

storytime babies toddlers songs

A story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers. Learn early literacy techniques, sing songs, and play with toys!

Sidewalk Games

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Enjoy traditional outdoor games in our front courtyard.

Treasure Hunt

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Follow the clues around the library and see if you can get to the treasure first.

Build with LEGO

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Washington Irving Library

lego Build with LEGO Legos & Duplos legos challenge

Do you LEGO?

Need a creative way to decompress from a long school day?  No problem!  Join us at our very own LEGO Club where you can take up the weekly LEGO challenge or let your imagination run wild with your very own design....

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Flatbush Library

#Story Play #families Babies and toddlers

All parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children aged 0-5 to listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes. Afterwards, there will be time to play and socialize!

story time

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jul 28   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

storytime preschool storytime first five years FFY

An early literacy storytime for children 3-5 years old and their caregivers. The program includes 1/2 hour of stories, songs, and rhymes, followed by 1/2 hour of a craft activity and open play session with educational toys.

 

Jobs Club

Fri, Jul 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

# DASNY #TECHKNOWLEDGE connected communities # adult learning Internet/ Email

Jobs Club is a program in which we have open computer time for finding jobs, filling out job applications, working on resumes and cover letters.  Formatting/Computer/MS Word questions are fair game during this program.

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

ESOL Conversation group Adult Learning English Conversation

Join a group of English learners to improve your speaking skills. The group is counducted by the BPL experienced Volunteer.

Talking Needles

Fri, Jul 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

BPL Brooklyn Public Library Paerdegat knitting

Bring your unfinished projects to join a group of talented ladies to share your skills, passion and love of knitting and crocheting. They are more than happy to give instruction to beginners. Children are welcome to join their parents or...

Summer Storytime in Spanish

Fri, Jul 28   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Join us to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud in Spanish. Stay after for FREE summer meals! All ages welcome!

Spanish Storytime