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JUN
3

Read with a Therapy Dog

Sat, Jun 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Windsor Terrace, Meeting Room

Kids Events for Youth and Family therapy dogs

Read to a dog at the library!  Come meet Sammi the certified therapy dog and practice your reading in a low stress environment.

Sign up for a slot at the Customer Service Desk on the day of the program.

Ages 5-12

This...

Read with a Therapy Dog

Jack and the Beanstalk with Child's Play NY

Sat, Jun 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids Events for Youth and Family performance story play

A troupe of Child’s Play NY actors perform an original adaptation of Jack and the Beanstalk and as they do, they engage families in theater games to bring the characters and plot to life. Follow Jack on a quest to rescue a magic harp! Help Jack...

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Jack and the Beanstalk with Child's Play NY

Celebrate Hip Hop at Brighton Beach - Dance Workshop

Sat, Jun 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids dance fitness and classes Events for Youth and Family Hip-Hop 50

Come celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop! 

Join KOM3 of the Breaks Kru to celebrate Hip Hop's 50th birthday! In this family-friendly workshop, we will explore the history and evolution of Breakin' (sometimes referred as...

Celebrate Hip Hop at Brighton Beach - Dance Workshop

Chinese Yi Jing

Sat, Jun 3   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 7

Adults adult learning Chinese environment philosophy in the library

Are you curious about the mysteries of the universe? Look no further than the Yi Jing, a timeless guide to life and beyond.

You are welcome to this series of in-person programs sponsored by Languages and Literatures Division, Central...

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Chinese Yi Jing

JUN
4

The People's Money Voting at Central

Sun, Jun 4   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Civic Commons Waiting Area

Adults Civic Engagement

May 10th, 2023, to June 25th, 2023 Monday – Saturday, 10am to 4pm Sunday, 1pm-4pm Central Library Civic Commons Reception Desk (at the Flatbush Ave entrance)

Voting has started for The People’s Money, NYC’s first-ever citywide participatory...

The People's Money Voting at Central

Sunday Story Time

Sun, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create storytime

Join us for stories, songs, crafts, and play with Ms. Shane!

All ages welcome! Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Masks are encouraged.

Sunday Story Time

Borough Park's It's Puzzling

Sun, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids all ages first five years

Stimulate your mind with hand eye coordination needed to complete one or more of our giant floor puzzles. These puzzles are designed for the younger set but older kids and adults can enjoy them too. If you have difficulty  sitting on the...

Borough Park's It's Puzzling

Movie Social with Brooklyn Eviction Defense

Sun, Jun 4   2:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Older Adults all ages film

Join Brooklyn Eviction Defense for a screening of the radical kung fu movie Can Dialectics Break Bricks? by renowned filmmaker René Viénet! There will be plenty of food and friends, as well as discussion of the film and its insights. ...

Movie Social with Brooklyn Eviction Defense

Game On! Board Games

Sun, Jun 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Kids game on table-top & board games

Board Games for Kids of All Ages

Game On! Board Games

JUN
5

First Five Years Discovery Table

Mon, Jun 5   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts Build with Duplo first five years STEM & STEAM

Our Discovery Table is back! Every Monday, come to the library and explore our discovery table. This is a great activity for toddlers and their caregivers to build social skills and creativity at the library!

First Five Years Discovery Table

Welcome to Borough Park's Play Nook

Mon, Jun 5   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Children's Room

Birth to Five Years first five years kids create

Kids can let their imaginations run wild with creative play. The Play Nook is the perfect way to play act careers for little tots.  Choose from a variety of occupations that will change weekly.

Welcome to Borough Park's Play Nook

Free One-On-One Financial Counseling

Mon, Jun 5   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Canarsie Library, Meeting Room

Adults finance tax help

Take a step toward financial stability—make a confidential appointment with a counselor from Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation’s Financial Empowerment Center.  

A counselor can advise you on many topics, including:...
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Free One-On-One Financial Counseling

Grab & Go: Crafts

Mon, Jun 5   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Pick up a grab-and-go kit to create at-home crafts.

Grab & Go: Crafts

Choo Choo Train Play Time

Mon, Jun 5   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Join us for Choo Choo Train Play Time every Monday morning from 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. in the Children's area of the library. Enjoy free play with our train set.

Choo Choo Train Play Time

Free Notary Services

Mon, Jun 5   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Babies and Books

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Join us every Monday at 10:30 am for stories, songs, and movement!

Babies and Books

Babies & Books

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler Time programs on Wednesdays and Fridays! 

Join us for storytime! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for books and songs as your toddler acquires early literacy skills! For ages 18-36 months and their caregivers. 

Toddler Time

Storytime

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   DeKalb Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years storytime

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies, toddlers, and their caregivers.

 

*Masks are encouraged. If you don’t feel well, please do not attend this event.

Storytime

Babies and Books

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy storytime

Join Ms. Sarah every Monday at 10:30-11:00 AM for Babies and Books Storytime. We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together.  This program is for ages 0-18months and their caregivers. 

Please read...

Babies and Books

Storytime @ Cooper Park

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cooper Park

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors early literacy grab and go kits storytime

Babies, Toddlers and Preschoolers please come together for Storytime at Cooper Park. Our dear Leonard Library is closed for renovation but we are here - at Cooper Park on the 1st Monday of the month with colorful books, funy stories and...

Storytime @ Cooper Park

Chair Yoga for Seniors

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Older Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

Join us for the return of our popular Chair Yoga class, held downstairs in the library's basement.

Chair Yoga for Seniors

Borough Park Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Borough Park Library, Basement Meeting Room

Older Adults adult learning creative aging never too late to learn

This program will explore the fundamentals of drawing and the techniques of watercolor painting in order to begin and complete portrait and still life subjects. Participants will explore the work of well-known artists’ drawing and watercolor...

Borough Park Presents:  Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Mon, Jun 5   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Park Slope, Auditorium

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Join us for a knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your fiber inspirations.

Materials are not provided.

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Babies & Books

Mon, Jun 5   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years music storytime

Join us in stories, nursery ryhmes, and  music. Tickets Only. Masks are recommended.  

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Mon, Jun 5   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years music storytime

Join us in group ( ages: birth-17 months) stories, singing nursery rhyme songs and moving to the music. Mask are recommended.  Ticket Only.

Babies & Books

Toddler Time @ Kings Highway Branch

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Highway Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

***Please note Monday Toddler Time has reached maximum capacity. If you have not previously signed up to attend Monday Toddler Time, we invite you to join us for Toddler Time @ Kings Highway on the other days the program is offered: every...

Toddler Time @ Kings Highway Branch

Toddler Time

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Central Library, Youth Wing

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for books and songs as your toddler acquires early literacy skills! For ages 18-36 months and their caregivers. 

Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Stories and songs and puppets and fun! Join us for storytime every Monday morning this spring.

Preschool Storytime

Storytime at Washington Irving

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Storytime is from 11am until 11:30am, followed by playtime! Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills!

Please email [email protected] or...

Storytime at Washington Irving

Computer Basics Classes (JAMAICA BAY)

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Adults computer basics email techknowledge

The Computer Basic classes will be held in the morning for 45 minutes (11 AM - 11:45 AM).  Please check the branch calendar for specific dates & times. 

Mondays in May, centered on learning about computer components,...
Computer Basics Classes (JAMAICA BAY)

Color and De-stress For Adults

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults adult learning

Felling Stresses  ? We have the solution. Come to an adult coloring workkshop. Each week is a differnt theme for coloring. All supplies will be provided.

Color and De-stress For Adults

Brainy Babies Arlington

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Learn and grow with your baby and toddler at the library!

Hosted by our Arlington Libraries, families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices.  Each week we will read books,...

Brainy Babies Arlington

Blood Pressure Screening

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure. It is done by a Registered Nurse. 

Blood Pressure Screening

Preschool Playtime

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Birth to Five Years preschool toddler time

Come with friends or make new ones at our Preschool Playtime, every Monday from 11am-12pm. This program is intended for children under 5.

Preschool Playtime

Microsoft Excel Basics

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer programming techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

The topics covered in...

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Microsoft Excel Basics

First Five Years Kids Create

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years

Come to the library and do a craft with us! This program is designed for babies and toddlers under 5 years old and their caregivers. Every week, we'll be doing a craft together made for little hands. Please prepare to get a little messy!

First Five Years Kids Create

Computer Basics

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Computer basics for beginners.

Learn how to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, browsers, email and internet safety.

 

Computer Basics

Knitting and Crocheting at Mill Basin

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Adults arts and crafts DIY fiber arts knitting and crocheting

Come to Mill Basin to work on your knitting and crocheting projects! This is a two-hour knitting and crocheting meetup. Attendees will come and work on projects while talking and doing informal skill sharing. For more information, please call the...

Knitting and Crocheting at Mill Basin

Free English Class

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults english conversation group ESOL

The library offers free ESOL classes for beginners learning English.

Classes meet every week Improve your English Practice with other adults learning English

This class is first-come, first-served until classroom hits capacity....

Free English Class

Drop-In Resume and Career Help

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Adults adult learning career resume

Get free one-on-one assistance with resumes, cover letters, career advice, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Our staff offer guidance on resumes and cover letters but do not write or type these documents for...

Drop-In Resume and Career Help

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Washington Irving 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...

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Movies @ the Library - A Man Called Otto

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 1:15 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

Join us for the Movie A Man Called Otto (2022) 2hr. 6 min.

Otto is a grump who's given up on life following the loss of his wife and wants to end it all. When a young family moves in nearby, he meets his match in quick-witted Marisol...

Movies @ the Library - A Man Called Otto

Grab and Go: Preschool Artists

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts grab and go kits preschool

For kids age 3-5. Come to the library to gather materials to complete a hands-on art project at home! Each Grab-and-Go kit will include a recommended reading list, songs to sing for inspiration, and materials to create a special project! ...

Grab and Go: Preschool Artists

Bookmobile @ East Flatbush

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   East Flatbush Library

Adults bookmobile community partner

Brooklyn Public Library & East Flatbush branch staff invite you to join them on Rockaway Parkway at the corner of Church Avenue to get the word out about their June 6th Re-Opening!

Once a week, members of the team will provide...

Bookmobile @ East Flatbush

$1 Book Sale: Sponsored By Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library

Mon, Jun 5   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library library advocacy

All sales benefit Sheepshead Bay Library programs and services. 

NEW HOURS:

Monday 11-4
Tuesday 1-4
Wed/Thurs/Fri 11-4
Saturday 11-3

We have hundreds of books, pre-used DVDs, graphic novels, children...

$1 Book Sale: Sponsored By Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library

Babies & Books

Mon, Jun 5   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler Time programs on Wednesdays and Fridays! 

Join us for storytime! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading...

Babies & Books

Babies and Books

Mon, Jun 5   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy storytime

Join Ms. Sarah every Monday at 11:15-11:45AM for Babies and Books Storytime. We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together.  This program is for ages 0-18months and their caregivers. 

Please read the...

Babies and Books

Library Laptop and Hotspot Loan Orientation Program

Mon, Jun 5   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults hotspot Laptop Loan

The Library Laptop and Hotspot Loan Program is made possible by the Emergency Connectivity Fund Program. This program will help provide relief to millions of patrons and will help close the Homework Gap for students who currently lack necessary...

Library Laptop and Hotspot Loan Orientation Program

First Five Years Open Play

Mon, Jun 5   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool toddler time

Come to the library to play with toys and make new friends!

Children must be accompanied by an adult. For ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

First Five Years Open Play

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