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Chess Club

Wed, Sep 20   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.

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Babies and Books storytime Early Literacy first 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. There are two sessions, one at 10:00 and...

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush)

Wed, Sep 20   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

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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.

Poetry Anyone?

Wed, Sep 20   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Poetry Anyone?" box is available all day, every day that our branch in open. Patrons are invited to read a poem or two in their spare time. The books may be checked out if you crave more time with any of the poems or poets.

Meet One-on-One with a SCORE Business Mentor

Wed, Sep 20   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

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Meet with an SBA certified business mentor from SCORE NYC to discuss your business needs. Get advice on starting a business, writing a business plan, implementing a marketing strategy and much more. To schedule an appointment with a SCORE...

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

0-5 years old toddler storytime

At our Toddler Time programs, we’ll show you how to let your child take the lead in playful learning activities to encourage language development and early literacy. For children ages 18 months to 3 years with a parent or caregiver. *Groups...

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Dyker Library

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Enjoy stories, songs and play!  For children ages 18 to 36 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program.  First come, first served.*

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

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Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Ages 18-36 months

English Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

*esol conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English!  Free!  No registration required.

Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

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Bring your baby, toddler or preschooler for a relaxed program full of fun stories, singing and play. This is a great opportunity to develop social skills as well as literacy skills.

No registration required.

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Story Time in the Park

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

Join us in Brower Park, on the grass and in the shade at the Fountain in front of the Skate board area,  for Story Time.  After Story Time, Robyn Berland, Chief Conservator of the Brower Park, will guide the children through an activity...

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Leonard Library

Toddlers 18 to 24 months have their own special time for stories and songs.

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sunset Park Library

Enjoy books, songs, and playtime. For ages 0-5 years old. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included

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Never to Late to Learn: IPad Basics

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

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For new iPad users who have never owned an iPhone or iPod Touch, simple things like finding good apps, installing them, organizing them or even deleting them might seem like a task. Even for users that know the basic of navigation, there are tips...

Babies and Books

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

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Enjoy books, songs and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

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Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first come first served. Reading is Fundamental (RIF...

Game On!

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

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

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Bay Ridge Library

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A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Eastern Parkway Library

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Hear wonderful stories, sing songs, discover amazing toys, and meet new friends in this fun program for babies through 5 year-olds.

Arts for Adults

Wed, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Canarsie Library

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Get a new way to relax; Enjoy the pleasure of coloring, sewing, knitting and crochet.  Meet some new friends at Canarsie Library .

Materials and tools shall be provided to patrons by the library.

 

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

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Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

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Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

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Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

ASL inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by  Elizabeth Reyes, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

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Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special half-hour of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are not yet walking.

New Utrecht Library Crochet/Knit Club

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

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Crocheters and knitters come join the New Utrecht Crochet/Knit Club to make beautiful blankets for our Vets. Don’t know how?  We’ll teach you!  Supplies included.  Ages 10 - 110.

Resume & Career Help

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Business & Career Center

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Meet one-on-one with a Business & Career Librarian to get information on career-related topics, including resume, cover letter, interviewing and LinkedIn help. Learn how Brooklyn Public Library's resources can help you become more...

Navigating Mobile Devices

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

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Having  trouble navigating your  smartphone  or tablet?  Feel free to   bring it to use  and we will show you  the basics  of navigating  your mobile  device.  

Drop-In Computer Lab

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

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   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.

Drop In Computer Lab

Shine On Me

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

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Shine on Me is a ten week initiative which will provide a safe library space for homeless adults to express themselves.

Homeless adults will be introduced to the services and resources they can use to obtain resume help, employment and...

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays with you baby, birth to eighteen months old.

AHRC Craft club

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

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Learn a new craft.  Have fun and make new friends!  Creativity is the only requirement!!

 

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story and play

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

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Bring your children to the library to enjoy stories, fingerplays, games, songs and other activities.  You can also interact with other parents, caregivers and children.

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

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 Babies, Toddlers & Moms:Join us for an interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Dyker Library

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Join us for DUPLO playtime in the library!

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

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Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first come first served. Reading is Fundamental (RIF...

Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Park Slope Library

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We're going to have ukulele music, rhymes, books, and more, along with playtime afterwards for all the kids to socialize! Come join us for a fun time!

Open to all ages birth to 5. Online registration is required and will be...

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

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Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

An hour of fun songs, stories, and toys with other toddlers. Ages 18 months to 3 years.

Toddlers Explore

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Toddlers can explore their creative side with tactile arts and craft experiences. An excellent opportunity to practice motor skills!

Ages 2-5.

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Cypress Hills Library

Enjoy books, songs, rhymes and finger plays that you can try together at home in this lapsit program for babies and caregivers. Ages 0 to 18 months. *Groups please call (718) 277-6004 to make an advance reservation.

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard Library

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Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers, iPad or Laptops or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computers.

This lesson introduces new PC users to...

Computer Basics

Babies & Books

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood.

For babies birth to 18 months and their parents or...

Story Play

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Children ages birth to 5 years come together with their carers to read, sing and play.

ConnectED Library HotSpot Patron Lending Event

Wed, Sep 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

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The ConnectED Library Hotspot Loan Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free Internet access for...

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

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Come and join us for stories, songs, music and movement as we enjoy a storytime just for toddlers and their caregivers! Have fun and meet others in the neighborhood! Ages 18-36 months.

This program requires online registration -...

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Dyker Library

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Enjoy stories, songs and play!  For children ages 18 to 36 months. *Please see the Info Desk for a free ticket. You must have a ticket to attend the program.  First come, first served.*

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

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A storytime for children 18 months-3 years old and their caregivers. Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers. Your toddler learns...

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 20   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Toddler Time (18-36 months) Early Literacy Read-Aloud

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.