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Play Time

Mon, Nov 19   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Nov 19   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults resume

Need help making a resume and/or cover letter?  Want to update it to what emplyers are looking for in today's job market?  Now sure what to say in interviews?  Need help looking for a job? 

We can help!  Come and...

Resume & Career Help

One-On-One

Mon, Nov 19   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults adult learning computer basics email internet safety

Learn Computer Basics from an expert.

One-On-One

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

Mon, Nov 19   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults health and wellness

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Most classes take place with...

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais Class

English Language Learning Group

Mon, Nov 19   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults bengali esol techknowledge world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak English in a conversation group using Mango Languages! Free!

English Language Learning Group

Commuter Safety Workshop

Mon, Nov 19   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Did you know car crashes increase 40% duriing the Fall & Winter?  Join us and learn how to stay safe during your daily commute.  Courtesy of Get Women Cycling.

Commuter Safety Workshop

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Mon, Nov 19   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years

Did you know that each weekday we have Quiet Hours / No Screen Time?  Because of the layout of our library, we are not fully able to provide separate spaces for children and adults.  This is how we balance the needs of all our users,...

No Screen Time / Daily Quiet Hours

Knitting and Crochet

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults

Join our informal knit/crochet group. There is no formal instruction, but beginners are welcome. Please bring yarn, knitting needles and/or a crochet hook.

Knitting and Crochet

English Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

Adults english conversation group

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

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English Conversation Group

Creative Aging: Words of Wisdom

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Older Adults

Join us in this interesting eight week workshop. You will be discussing life lessons and what you have learned from them. Then you will be incorporating those lessons into your design and create your own plates. Workshop will end in a culminating...

Creative Aging: Words of Wisdom

Computer Basics

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults

It's never to late to learn! Come and learn!

Computer Basics

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Mon, Nov 19   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)

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercies in the company of your peers. The class is made possible thanks to the Library collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Overeaters Anonymous

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults adult learning citizenship esol

If your are interested in becoming a U.S. Citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups!  For more information call 718.230.2406 or 718.230.2007

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Kids Create Duplo

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create toddler time

Come to Mapleton and enjoy creating and building with Duplo blocks with other kids.

Kids Create Duplo

Ceramic Leaf Bowl Painting

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults arts and crafts holiday

Highlawn will be celebrating the fall festivals by painting your very own bowl in the shape of a leaf!

Use it for holding jewelry, a personalized centerpiece or anything you want!...

Register
Ceramic Leaf Bowl Painting

English Tools and More

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group esol

Adult/older adult language learners will attend a hybrid in-person conversation group/interactive language lab. The first 30 minutes will be self-directed language practice on iPad and the last 30 minutes will be a facilitated conversation group...

English Tools and More

Coloring pages for kids

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years

 

Coloring pages for kids

Coloring pages for kids

Read and Play

Mon, Nov 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Children hear stories, play, sing songs and make friends!

Read and Play

Movies @ the Library: On Chesil Beach

Mon, Nov 19   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Adults

(Drama/Romance) 111 minutes Based on Ian McEwan's novel. In 1962 England, a young couple find their idyllic romance colliding with issues of sexual freedom and societal pressure, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. Stars Saoirse...

Movies @ the Library: On Chesil Beach

Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Mon, Nov 19   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults

Join us for a weekly class dedicated to the art of nonfiction writing!  The class is led by Mary Harmon, an experienced writer published extensively in magazines over the years.  The class is free and open to anyone who wishes to work...

Featured Event
Nonfiction Writing Group for Adults

Dancercise

Mon, Nov 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Windsor Terrace Library

Older Adults fitness supported by zipcar

Dancercise classes are chair based exercises led by Akwesi Asante.

Dancercise

Book Discussion: Educated by Tara Westover

Mon, Nov 19   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults book club book discussion

Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches and sleeping with her "head-for-the-hills bag". In the...

Book Discussion: Educated by Tara Westover

Monday Movies

Mon, Nov 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults movies

Showing Some of the Best So Far, 2018 Movies.  You can drop in and pick up your copy of the movies for the month or call and ask what the next movie will be.  For Adults Only.  Come join us and bring your own popcorn.

Monday Movies

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

Mon, Nov 19   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults

Callen Lorde's Insurance Navigator Program is available to help determine if you're eligible for free public health insurance and, if so, help you enroll. Trained staff will meet with you, screen what programs you qualify for, and submit the...

Affordable Care Act (ACA) In-Person Assistance/Navigator Program

A Virtual Tour in Taiwan, R.O.C. (Asia) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Nov 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning multilingual

Looking for a new way to relax after the summer?

Want to travel but cannot leave home?

Join our Librarian Shirley Wong in travel & gourmet...

A Virtual Tour in Taiwan, R.O.C. (Asia) with Librarian Shirley

Get your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

Mon, Nov 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults

Get your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
- Learn the language and driving skills necessary to pass the CDL test.
- Become a school bus driver in as little as 3 months.
- Starting salary $18 to $20/hour with a set schedule,...

Get your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

After School Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts: Model Magic

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids

Join us for a fun arts and crafts session!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts: Model Magic

ESOL Conversation

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school homework help

Homework help for students in grades 1-8.

Homework Help

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids

Recieve homework help from a trained volunteer.  Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish.

Homework Help for Children and Teens

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Enjoy games using PlayStation 4, Xbox 1 & Wii U consoles, board...

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

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

NYWC Write Now

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids after school homework help

Support, assistance, and encouragement for children in grades 1-8 who need a little extra help with their homework.

Homework Help

After School Homework Help in the Youth Wing At Central

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids

Need Homework Help? We Can Help!

Central Library (Youth Wing)

Grades K-8

Mondays: 3:00-6:00 PM

Tuesdays: 3:30-5:30 PM

Thursdays: 3:00-6:00 PM

 

This is a free service. No pre-...

After School Homework Help in the Youth Wing At Central

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Join our Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly & competitive environment!

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Marcy Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Marcy Library)

Game On!: Chess

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids

Are YOU a CHESS MASTER?

Come In and Find Out and Learn How to be One @ your local Library

Game On!: Chess

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Mill Basin Library

Teens gaming for teens teen tech time

We just got an XBox Live Gold membership! Come play Fortnite with us! 

Teen Tech Time

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults career resume

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 Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Afterschool Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in 1st - 8th...

Afterschool Homework Help

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Older Adults arts and crafts community partner folk art and artists series

The Gerritsen Beach Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is proud to present an exhibition created by members of the Brooklyn Quilters Guild. The exhibition, "My Favorite Color," will be displayed throughout the branch between November 6, 2018...

Brooklyn Quilters Guild Exhibition: My Favorite Color

Ebook Help!

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults

Learn how to download eBooks

Ebook Help!

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Nov 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

Please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Kids Create with littleBits

Mon, Nov 19   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids will learn the basics of circuitry and electronics with Little Bits.  In this free workshop, kids ages 6-18 will get to make basic robotics and more.

Kids Create with littleBits

Book Discussion: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Mon, Nov 19   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Adults book discussion

Please come to join our book discussion group every last Monday of each month at Dyker library. This month, we will be discussing Jennifer Egan's Manhattan Beach, the winner of this year's One Book, One New York contest. 

Book Discussion: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Kids Create

Mon, Nov 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids

Create an arts & crafts project and have fun with your friends.

Kids Create

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