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Dancercize

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Brighton Beach Library

If you are an adult, join us for the dancercise workshop. While listening to latin music, you will experience the benefits of a combination of activity, energy and exercise.

Dancercize

DISCOVERY TABLE

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Shared fun for birth through six year-olds! Play with legos and trains.

DISCOVERY TABLE

Read all About It

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Dyker Library

Our "Read All About It" box is available all day, every day the Dyker library is open. Patrons are invited to read the daily newspapers and magazines offered.

Read all About It

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Greenpoint Library

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**

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...

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Book Cover Revamp

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Have you ever looked at book cover and thought, "This isn't quite right?" Here's your chance to redesign your own. Submit your own ideas by redesigning any classic book cover. Contest is open to teens ages 13-19. Please submit a scanned image of...

Book Cover Revamp

Chess Club

Thu, May 24   10:00 am to 7:45 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.

Chess Club

Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Thu, May 24   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Dyker Library

Yoga

Today's yoga class has been cancelled due to an emergency. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

Cancelled
Positive Aging: My Yoga Community

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Featured Event
Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Spanish Storytime

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

multilingual storytime Spanish

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Story Play

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

First Five Years storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Toddler Time

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Register
Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time

Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Toddlers have a chance to explore the exciting world of yoga under the supervision of an experienced and expert instructor.

Cancelled
Yoga for Toddlers (18m-3y) Space Limited

Babies & Books

Thu, May 24   10:30 am   Marcy Library

Join us for Babies & Books! Lap bounces, tickles, songs, and stories for ages 0-18 months.

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Park Slope Library

storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Library Lanes

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Macon Library

Please join our  virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with other older...

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

TechKnowledge

Just like the bowling you know and love, including fun competition, but virtual!

Library Lanes Virtual Bowling

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Please join our premier virtual bowling team. Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes: Older Adults Bowling League

Library Lanes

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

adult learning Library Lanes

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league.

Older adults are welcome to join our team, and compete with neighborhood libraries across Brooklyn.

Library Lanes

Library Lanes Bowling League

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

TechKnowledge

Become the champion of BPL's digital bowling league!

Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with neighborhood libraries and senior sites in the community.

Library Lanes Bowling League

Chinese Brush Painting

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

 We invite you to explore Watercolor Chinese Brush Painting with Kwok Kay Choey in this fun workshop series where you will learn more about the art of Chinese painting. 

Registration required.  Class completely full.

...
Chinese Brush Painting

Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

Thu, May 24   10:30 am to 1:00 pm   Macon Library

career

The Workforce1 Industrial & Transportation Career Center is partnering with Macon Library to bring the jobs to you! Workforce1 recruiters will be at the library to pre-screen candidates for available job openings.

 

Workforce1 Recruitment Event (Macon Library)

PreK Story & Play

Thu, May 24   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

early literacy First Five Years preschool storytime storytime

Come and have a blast with us reading stories, singing songs and learning fingerplays. After storytime, we'll have a craft or exploration stations to enjoy. Ages 3-5.

Register
PreK Story & Play

Science Baby!

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   DeKalb Library

STEM

Join us at the library for this special 6-week series for babies and toddlers exploring STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Science Baby is a creative science program for 0-3 year olds led by teaching artist Emma Gordon. The...

Science Baby!

Toddler Time

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time

Interview Better: A Hands-On Lesson in Conducting a Stronger Audio Interview

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Stories make people real instead of statistics. If audio quality is not good, or if interviews do not capture a mood or emotion well, listeners will tune out. To leverage the power of the human voice and reach an audience in a media-savvy world,...

Interview Better: A Hands-On Lesson in Conducting a Stronger Audio Interview

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Come and enjoy books, songs and ToyTime for ages 18 months - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) program.

Register
Toddler Time with RIF

Preschool Storytime

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

preschool storytime

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Kids Explore: Ipads

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids Explore: Ipads, is fun technology program for small children to be able to explore Ipads for educational and entertaiment purposes. So join us every Thursday @ 11 am.  We can't wait to see you and your little ones!...

Kids Explore: Ipads

Babies & Books

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

babies & books early literacy storytime

It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books! Hear delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. (Birth to 18 months)

Babies & Books

Story Play

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Utrecht Library

Story Play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and play for kids age 0-5. Meet new friends and get your child ready to read!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

**Please get a ticket from the 2nd floor reference...

Story Play

Build with DUPLO

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Midwood Library

build with duplo

Intended for children ages 18 months to 5 years.  Have fun with other children building and practicing fine motor skills with LEGO DUPLO building blocks and other toys.

Build with DUPLO

Fleet Week New York Storytime

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Red Hook Library

storytime

Meet some of the people who serve our country as Brooklyn Public Library celebrates Fleet Week New York with a special read aloud with two uniformed service members from the U.S. Navy!

Featured Event
Fleet Week New York Storytime

Beginners Typing Class

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Do you want to improve your typing? Come join the Typing Workshop! You will be shown a number of resources and provided computer time to help you improve your typing skill.

No registration is required.

Beginners Typing Class

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Thu, May 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

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 Specialist. No appointment necessary, first-come first-served.

Resume and Career Help (Sunset Park)

Toddler Time

Thu, May 24   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Join us for a morning full of great stories, songs and playtime as your toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

This program requires online registration - registration will be available 24 hours in...

Register
Toddler Time

Adult Coloring for Fun

Thu, May 24   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Dyker Library

Please come and join us for the fun of adult coloring program at the Dyker Library.

Art supplies will be provided.   No registration required.

Adult Coloring for Fun

Babies & Books

Thu, May 24   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

babies & books First Five Years

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk,...

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Thu, May 24   11:30 am to 12:15 pm   Park Slope Library

storytime toddler time

Join us for songs, books, stories, fingerplays & rhymes! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

This program requires online registration. Registration will begin 24 hours in...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, May 24   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

First Five Years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood...

Babies & Books

Story Play

Thu, May 24   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Story Play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, and play for kids age 0-5. Meet new friends and get your child ready to read!

**Caregivers must remain with child for the entire program**

**Please get a ticket from the 2nd floor reference...

Story Play

Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Thu, May 24   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Enroll in the NYC Rent Freeze Program

Seniors and People with Disabilities, Keep Your Rent From Increasing, If You:

- Are you 62 years or older (18 years old if disabled);

- Have a household income of $50,000 or less;...

Featured Event
Brooklyn Housing Enrollment Event

Chinese Brush Painting 国画练习

Thu, May 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Come to Paerdegat Library to practice the technique of Chinese Brush Painting.  Painting supplies and tutuoring will be available.

Chinese Brush Painting 国画练习

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, May 24   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Leonard Library

Facilitated by jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC. Jennette is a neighborhood mom, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor.

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

English Conversation Group

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 4

english conversation group

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

English Conversation Group

Coloring pages for children.

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Run out of fun things to do? Come to Sheepshead Bay and color.

"You have to color outside the lines once in a while if you want to make your life a masterpiece." att. Albert Einstein

 

 

 

Coloring pages for children.

Playtime

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Come at your convenience. Play with library toys. Have fun!

Teach your little one:

Colors Numbers Letters of the alphabet

 

Playtime

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Thu, May 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

TechKnowledge

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

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