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18

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 18   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Internet /EMail Basics

Tue, Sep 18   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. The first part of this lesson covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

The...

Internet /EMail Basics

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19

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

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

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

Wed, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids fiber arts stem & steam kids create

Counted cross-stitch is easy and fun!  Come and learn how.  Recommended for Ages 8 and up.

Kids Create: Counted Cross Stitch

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Flipster: BPL’s Learning Resources with Librarian Shirley

Thu, Sep 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge multilingual

Get access to major magazines and journals to read on your smartphone, tablet, or PC for FREE!

Don’t know how to access your Brooklyn Public Library card account online!...

Flipster: BPL’s Learning Resources with Librarian Shirley

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Sep 20   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Create: Fall Craft

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Combine your creativity and our supplies to create paper plate owls and tissue paper trees to decorate the library for fall.

Kids Create: Fall Craft

Microsoft Word Basics

Thu, Sep 20   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

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Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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22

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 22   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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

Introduction to American Sign Language

A Virtual Tour in Cambridge (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Sep 24   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 Cambridge (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Sep 24   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

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25

English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate

Tue, Sep 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Improve your Microsoft Word documents with intermediate knowledge.

Create headers and footers, work with styles, graphics, table formatting, document templates.

A knowledge of M/Word is required.

Microsoft Word 2010 Intermediate

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Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Ask a Tech

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

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

Homework Help

Wed, Sep 26   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

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Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Thu, Sep 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion

Welcome to the Kensington Book Club!  For adults & your families are welcome to join.

“Only Child” tells the story of six-year-old Zach, who survives a deadly shooting in his school by hiding in his classroom closet.

...
Join the Kensington Book Club: Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Sep 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge kids tech time

Have fun using iPad apps and technology at the library!

Kids Tech Time

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Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes, new friends and play.
Recommended for 3-5 years old. Younger friends are always welcome too.

Preschool Playtime

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

Fri, Sep 28   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years immigrant services spanish storytime storytime

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a Bilingual Birdies performance. They are New York's first and most outstanding foreign language and live music program for kids. Explore themes like transportation and nature through singing, and...

Bilingual Birdies: Spanish

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Sep 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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29

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Chess for Teens

Sat, Sep 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens chess workshop gaming for teens openhouse2018

Teens, do you like to play chess?  Don't have a library card?  Come to Kensington on Saturday, September 29th for our open house, and you can play chess with your peers, and get a library card (make sure to bring your ID!).  Our...

Chess for Teens

Kids Create: Crochet

Sat, Sep 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids crochet kids create openhouse2018

Come learn how to crochet. It's relaxing and challenging!

All levels of experience are welcome to join.

Kids Create: Crochet

OCT
1

Introduction to American Sign Language

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

Mon, Oct 1   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play storytime

Mother Goose on the Loose is an award-winning early-literacy program for children from birth to age 3 with their parents or caregivers. The program uses a variety of activities, such as rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster...

Story Play: Mother Goose on the Loose

A Virtual Tour in Oxford (U.K.) with Librarian Shirley

Mon, Oct 1   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 Oxford (U.K.)  with Librarian Shirley

Homework Help

Mon, Oct 1   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

OCT
2

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 2   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

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

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

OCT
3

Introduction to American Sign Language

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 3   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

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

Homework Help

Wed, Oct 3   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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. 

 

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

Wed, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids fiber arts kids create stem & steam

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Kids Create: Knit and Crochet

OCT
4

Brooklyn Robotics League

Thu, Oct 4   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens bklyn incubator bklyn robotics league techknowledge

kids and teens (ages 9–17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts and making new friends.

Brooklyn Robotics League

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

Thu, Oct 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids build with duplo build with lego stem & steam

Design and create buildings, bridges, houses, gardens and more with our Legos, Duplos and Magnatiles. All ages welcome!

Build with LEGO and DUPLO

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