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Thursday Storytime

Thu, Oct 13   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Sing, read, and play with Ms. Anna at the Walt Whitman library!

Located in the community room just down the stairs, storytimes are open to families of children five and under. Masks are encouraged.

Thursday Storytime

Resume Coaching

Thu, Oct 13   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Older Adults career resume

One to One Resume assistance -includes feedback and suggestions regarding formatting and content, skills and qualifications you may wish to highlight, and keyword choices to best spotlight your ability to do the job you are seeking.

No...

Resume Coaching

Chair Yoga at Dyker

Thu, Oct 13   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Dyker Library

Older Adults Earth Day yoga and meditation yoga and poetry

This is an in-person program. Space is limited.  Register in-person at Dyker Library please.

Chair Yoga at Dyker

Yoga with Christine

Thu, Oct 13   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults yoga and meditation yoga and poetry

Every Thursday from 12:30pm to 2pm come and enjoy a peaceful and relaxing yoga session with our Yoga instructor. Mats are provided, or you may bring your own. Registration is not need, first come first serve.

Yoga with Christine

Chess Club

Thu, Oct 13   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults Chess Workshop

The Chess Club has resumed at the Midwood Library!  Play chess and have fun!

Chess Club

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Thu, Oct 13   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults arts and crafts adult learning knitting and crocheting

Knitting and Crochet group meet weekly at Cypress Hills Library , the classs is led by volunteer Esther Curry.

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Babies and Books

Thu, Oct 13   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months and their parents and caregivers. Attendance is limited and tickets are required for admission. Please get tickets at the information desk 15 minutes before the start of the...

Babies and Books

Park Slope Storytime!

Thu, Oct 13   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Park Slope, Auditorium

Kids Events for Youth and Family first five years storytime

Come and spend an afternoon sharing books, songs, rhymes, and fingerplays meant for everyone! 

This storytime is for ages 0-5! 

Masks are encouraged for this program for the health and safety of our patrons and...

Park Slope Storytime!

Macon Comic Con

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

Teens & Young Adults comics arts and crafts all ages techknowledge

Macon Comic Con is an event for kids, teens and adults that brings comic fans and creators together for an afternoon of panels, workshops, and activities including:

Cartoonist 

Panels & Workshops: Attend a panel or...

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Macon Comic Con

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Older Adults computer basics techknowledge

Come learn microsoft word basics. We will provide laptops. Please register for the class. Masks must be worn.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Creative Aging: Poetry: Write Out Loud 2

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging poetry Virtual Programming writing workshop

We will read and discuss the writings of famous poets, using their works as well as our own experiences as prompts to create our own poetry.  We will also use topics that emerge organically in group discussion as prompts for our writing....

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Creative Aging: Poetry: Write Out Loud 2

Movie Matinee. Shall We Dance?

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults family movie film movies at the library

Shall We Dance, released in 1937, is the seventh of the ten Fred Astaire-Ginger Rogers musical comedy films. The story follows an American ballet dancer (Astaire) who falls in love with a tap dancer (Rogers);...

Movie Matinee. Shall We Dance?

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations adult learning english conversation group Immigrant Services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Get To Know Gmail: A beginners Guide to Gmail

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge

THIS A WEEKLY SERIES WHICH SHOWS YOU HOW TO CREATE A GMAIL ACCOUNT AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ITS MANY USES.

 

IF YOU HAVE ANY GENERAL QUESTIONS ABOUT GMAIL,YOU ARE WELCOME TO COME!!!!

Get To Know Gmail:  A beginners Guide to Gmail

Resume Help

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Adults career business adult learning resume

One-on-one resume and cover letter assistance from an experienced librarian, tailored to your specific needs. Bring a copy of your current resume if you have one.

Resume Help

Thursday Storytime

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Sing, read, and play with Ms. Anna at the Walt Whitman library!

Located in the community room just down the stairs, storytimes are open to families of children five and under. Masks are encouraged.

Thursday Storytime

Teen-Teen Time Game Tournament

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen tech time video games

Come join the Brooklyn Public Library for a game tournament! Bring your competitive spirit and come compete to see who is the best at a variety of physical games and video games, and possibly win some prizes! This event will coincide with the...

Teen-Teen Time Game Tournament

Get To Know Gmail: A beginners Guide to Gmail

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics adult learning techknowledge

THIS A WEEKLY SERIES WHICH SHOWS YOU HOW TO CREATE A GMAIL ACCOUNT AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ITS MANY USES.

 

IF YOU HAVE ANY GENERAL QUESTIONS ABOUT GMAIL,YOU ARE WELCOME TO COME!!!!

Get To Know Gmail:  A beginners Guide to Gmail

Community Cooking Series

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Community Cooking Apple Bank everyone is welcome here Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with us as we cook live on Instagram, sharing a family recipe. Visit bklynlib.org/cooking a week before the program, for the recipe, a list of ingredients, and tools needed so you can cook along with us...

Community Cooking Series

Census Recruiting Event

Thu, Oct 13   2:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults career Civic Engagement everyone is welcome here Inclusive Services

Census Recruiting Event at Borough Park Library

Where: 1265 43rd Street, Brooklyn NY 11219

Contact us at: 718.437.4085

When: On Thursday October 13, 2022 from 2-7pm and Thursday October 20, 2022 from 2-7pm

Census Recruiting Event

Movies @ the Library

Thu, Oct 13   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht, Auditorium

Adults movies movies at the library

Thursday is movie time at New Utrecht.  

Movies @ the Library

Teen Lounge

Thu, Oct 13   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen tech time teen time

Relax after school at Dyker's teen lounge. Play board games, Switch, or just sit and chat with your friends in our meeting room! 

Teen Lounge

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 13   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Teens, enjoy our Teen Tech Time! 

 Every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:30pm to 4:00pm 

 Choose from a variety of games; Switch, the PS4, Xbox 1, VR and board games. 

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Teens & Young Adults game on teen tech time video games

Join us for weekly gaming fun at the  Red Hook Library. Put your smash skills to the test, race against your peers, or have a dance-off with your friends!
We have a wide selection of video games including:

Super Smash Bros....

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood Library

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time

Join us in a teen friendly environment where you can meet new friends and old, while playing an assortment of video games, board games and computer games. Use our PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, etc to challenge each other in friendly battles....

Teen Tech Time

Macon Comic Con Kids' Craft

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Macon Library

Kids comics arts and crafts

Macon Comic Con is an event for kids, teens and adults that brings comic fans and creators together for an afternoon of panels, workshops, and activities!

Come to the kids' section and create your own superhero and comic book art with...

Macon Comic Con Kids' Craft

Book Adventures

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Washington Irving, Auditorium

Kids after school book adventures

Join us to read a book and do an activity! (ages 6 – 12)

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Book Adventures

Kids Create

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids arts and crafts after school kids create

Kids age 5-12 years old can create something new every week! Join us every Thursday afternoon for a new arts and crafts project at the library. 

Create, experiment and have fun!  Arts and crafts for school age children...

Kids Create

Game On!: Board Games

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids game on table-top & board games

Come play board games with your friends!

Kids of all ages are welcome.

Game On!: Board Games

Build with LEGO

Thu, Oct 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids Build with Lego kids create

Join us in the 2nd floor meeting room to build with our LEGO collection!

Masks are encouraged and small children must be with an adult. 

Build with LEGO

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years ready set kindergarten storytime

Join us for Ready Set Kindergarten on Zoom! This is a virtual version of our popular school readiness program, led by educators, and designed to help children ages 3-5 get ready to read, and ready for school. Learn about every day early literacy...

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Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Kids Create

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Join us for a crafty project on the Youth Wing floor!

Kids Create

Flatbush Gaming Club

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatbush, Large Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

Console gaming is back at Flatbush!

On Thursdays, 3:30PM to 5:30PM, on the 2nd floor of BPL’s Flatbush Library, you’ll find a Nintendo Switch & a PlayStation 4 (plus an Xbox One, available upon request). Available titles include Mario...

Flatbush Gaming Club

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Create fun and easy craft projects.

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Chess Workshop

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Kids Chess Workshop

Come join us for Chess Workshop for kids every Thursday 3:30-5:00 p.m. starting on Thursday, October 22, 2022.

Chess Workshop

Build with LEGO & DUPLO

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years Build with Lego Build with Duplo after school early literacy

Join us on Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 in the Storytime room for LEGOS and DUPLO! 

The rug will be dedicated to soft blocks and DUPLO for babies, toddlers and their caregivers. The tables will be dedicated to LEGOs for ages 5...

Build with LEGO & DUPLO

East New York Reads Homework Help

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering in-person homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students at Cypress Hills Library. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome. 

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East New York Reads Homework Help

East New York Reads Homework Help

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering in-person homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students at New Lots Library. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome. 

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East New York Reads Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids homework help techknowledge

After-School Homework Helpers volunteer to help students in grades 1 through 8 with their homework, projects and assignments. 

After School Homework Help

Breakout Box Challenge

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens & Young Adults Change Agents teen time

Love playing escape rooms but not a fan of the high stakes? Join us for our breakout box challenge! Work as a team to decode clues and solve puzzles. Unlock the mysterious box within the time limit to win a prize! 

This program is...

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Breakout Box Challenge

Anime Club

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   New Utrecht, J Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults anime and manga summer reading teen time

Come hang out with New Utrechts YA Librarian to watch anime, read manga and occassionaly do fun activites. 

Anime Club

Learn Chess with a Chess Master

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kids Chess Workshop after school

Kids of all ages come learn chess from a real chess master!

Learn Chess with a Chess Master

Afternoon Movie

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Rugby, Meeting Room

Adults movies

Movie screenings for adults and older adults.

Afternoon Movie

Dig It! with Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school gardening kids explore

Calling all elementary-aged nature explorers! Join us at Paerdegat Library as we welcome some plant-savvy friends from Brooklyn Botanic Garden. We’ll pot plants, get creative, and learn lots about how seeds become sprouts become flowers become...

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Dig It! with Brooklyn Botanic Garden

DIY - outdoors

Thu, Oct 13   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens & Young Adults BPL Outdoors DIY teen time

Be Creative!

DIY for Teens Outdoors This LIVE, in-person outdoors event will be held (weather permiting) at Red Hook Library's outdoor seating area *DIY Events may be held in Red Hook Library's back garden....

DIY - outdoors

Teen Creative Writing Group

Thu, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time

Do you like to write? Join teen librarian, Jes G for weekly creative writing sessions.

We'll explore different writing prompts, styles and exercises.

You can start a new story/poem, or continue working on what you already ...

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Teen Creative Writing Group

Games

Thu, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Pacific Library

Kids music storytime

Group Games ages 4-12. Masks are required.

Games

Learn to DJ with Building Beats

Thu, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Teens & Young Adults computer programming music

Learn how to put together a DJ mix. We’ll teach you the basics of mixing, crate digging, scratching, and playing music that gets the crowd moving and shaking. By the end of this course, you will be able to perform a basic DJ set using...

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Learn to DJ with Building Beats

Drop-In Resume & Career Help (Eastern Parkway Branch)

Thu, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults career adult learning 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 & Career Help (Eastern Parkway Branch)

Tech Time Video Gaming

Thu, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Teens & Young Adults game on teen tech time teen time video games

Join us at the Clinton Hill Library for a fun afternoon of video games! We'll be playing co-op games on the Switch, Playstation, and Xbox. Also we managed to hook them up to our big projector! Ages 12+ Please

Tech Time Video Gaming

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