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Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids team up to read

Utilize fun game techniques to build comprehension.

Design a comic strip to learn the parts of a story!

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Sat, Feb 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids team up to read

Utilize fun game techniques to build comprehension.

Design a comic strip to learn the parts of a story!

Team Up To Read: Story Mapping

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

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Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Sun, Mar 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Wash and Fold Super Laundry

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

**This program takes place at the Wash and Fold Super Laundry at 647 Powell Street**

Laundromats aren’t just for washing clothes. You can talk, read, sing, write, and play here too! Come join a BPL children’s librarian who will lead...

Featured Event
Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Sun, Mar 1   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clean Rite

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

**This program takes place at the Clean Rite at 1760 Eastern Parkway**

Laundromats aren’t just for washing clothes. You can talk, read, sing, write, and play here too! Come join a BPL children’s librarian who will lead story time and...

Featured Event
Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

MAR
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Pre-School Storytime

Mon, Mar 2   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Stone Avenue Library

Kids first five years preschool storytime

Join us for an hour of song, stories, crafts, and play
For kids ages 3-5 years

Pre-School Storytime

Pre-School Storytime

Mon, Mar 2   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Stone Avenue Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for an hour of song, stories, crafts, and play
For kids ages 3-5 years

Pre-School Storytime

Computer Basics

Mon, Mar 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults computer basics

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,...

Computer Basics

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Mon, Mar 2   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group!  Free!  No registration required.

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Homework Help

Mon, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Mon, Mar 2   3:00 pm to 5:00 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...

Resume & Career Help (Washington Irving)

Homework Help

Mon, Mar 2   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help open-house

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Homework Help

Mon, Mar 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids after school homework help

Free homework help with our talented volunteers. For kids K-8. First come, first served. 

Homework Help

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Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Tue, Mar 3   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Church of the Holy Apostles

Kids music storytime toddler time

**This program takes place at the Church of the Holy Apostles, 612 Greenwood Ave.**

A closed Windsor Terrace Library isn't going to stop Miss Cindy's Toddler Time!

Please use the side entrance of the Church of the Holy...

Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

One On One Technology Training

Tue, Mar 3   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technology Training

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Tue, Mar 3   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Adults resume

Ask a librarian for quick tips to speed up your job search. Learn where to find local job openings and free job training, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Stone Avenue Library)

Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Tue, Mar 3   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clean Rite

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

**This program takes place at the Clean Rite at 1760 Eastern Parkway**

Laundromats aren’t just for washing clothes. You can talk, read, sing, write, and play here too! Come join a BPL children’s librarian who will lead story time and...

Featured Event
Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

MAR
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Words and Memories

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Older Adults alzheimer's creative aging

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way.

In a group setting, the value of our life experience is enhanced in the process of remembering as members are rejoined with their...

Words and Memories

English Conversation Group

Wed, Mar 4   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English, and improve your conversational skills.  Free!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

The Brain Fitness Club

Wed, Mar 4   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults adult learning

Please join us for a special program for people with developmental disabilities.

Read, play, and have fun at the library! Hear stories read by our librarians, play with words and numbers, and create your own pictures...

The Brain Fitness Club

Homework Help

Wed, Mar 4   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids homework help

Receive homework help from a trained volunteer. Our volunteer speaks English and Spanish. Ages: children and teens

Homework Help

Build with DUPLO

Wed, Mar 4   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

For ages 18 months - 5 years.

Let your toddler explore with LEGO DUPLO.

Build with DUPLO

Homework Help

Wed, Mar 4   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help open-house

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Japanese 101

Wed, Mar 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Teens anime and manga japanese

Japanese manga has become very popular in the US. Titles such as Naruto, Sailor Moon, and Fairy Tail continue to be well loved.

Many fans of manga, anime, and video games, develop an interest in learning Japanese, so let’s practice...

Japanese 101

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Mar 4   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Meeting...

Fiber Arts Group

Bedtime Stories

Wed, Mar 4   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bedtime stories storytime

Come in your pajamas and enjoy an evening storytime and craft for ages 3 to 8 years!

Bedtime Stories

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Babies & Books

Thu, Mar 5   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Windsor Terrace JCC

Birth to Five Years babies & books

**This program takes place at the JCC Brooklyn Windsor Terrace, 1224 Prospect Ave.**

A closed Windsor Terrace Library isn't going to stop our Babies and Books program! 

Please note that since we are guests, we'll need...

Babies & Books

One On One Technology Training

Thu, Mar 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technology Training

English Conversation Group

Thu, Mar 5   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

English Conversation Group

One On One Technology Training

Thu, Mar 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Take advantage of our personal computer courses and ask any technology-related questions you may have. You can sign up at our reference desk at the branch.

These classes are for individuals who want personal help with anything computer-...

One On One Technology Training

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Mar 5   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time

Homework Help

Thu, Mar 5   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids homework help open-house

Free Homework help for those in grades K to 8.

Homework Help

Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Thu, Mar 5   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Wash and Fold Super Laundry

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

**This program takes place at the Wash and Fold Super Laundry at 647 Powell Street**

Laundromats aren’t just for washing clothes. You can talk, read, sing, write, and play here too! Come join a BPL children’s librarian who will lead...

Featured Event
Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

MAR
6

Little Scientists: Tech Exploration

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years kids tech time little scientists science baby stem & steam

Little Scientists: Tech Exploration

Digital Storytime for children ages 2 to 5 years. Toddlers and preschoolers will hear stories using computer technology and play with interactive media “Mother Goose on the Loose”. An award-winning...

Little Scientists: Tech Exploration

Read Across Brooklyn 2020

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Stone Avenue Library

Birth to Five Years 2020 census first five years read across brooklyn storytime

Help us celebrate with a Read Aloud of

...
Read Across Brooklyn 2020

Chair Yoga for Beginners

Fri, Mar 6   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults creative aging fitness yoga and meditation

There are many benefits of yoga: improved strength, flexibility and mental clarity, as well as improved posture and reduced stress. Chair Yoga is a non-intimidating way to start practicing yoga…and you don’t have to worry about getting up and...

Chair Yoga for Beginners

Chess Club

Fri, Mar 6   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Adults Chess Workshop game on

Meets 3:30-5:30pm Fridays Art and Music Division. Enjoy a leisurely game of chess for all ages. All skill levels welcome.

Chess Club

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

Fri, Mar 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Vladimir Mazo from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

Chess Workshop

Fri, Mar 6   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Chess for all, never-played-before to expert! Come learn and play with our teen volunteer. Ages: 6 – 17 yrs

Chess Workshop

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Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Sat, Mar 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids team up to read

How do our personal experiences help us to understand what we’re reading?

Create a visual reader’s response using fun watercolor painting!

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Taller para niñeras y cuidadores para aprender a escribir cuentos de hadas

Sat, Mar 7   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults creative writing nannies fairy tales writing workshops writing workshop

La Biblioteca Pública de Brooklyn/Washington Irving invita a las niñeras a participar en un taller de escritura GRATUITO de ocho semanas en el que podrá desarrollar un cuento sencillo para niños sobre criaturas mágicas.

Al terminar el...

Taller para niñeras y cuidadores para aprender a escribir cuentos de hadas

Introduction to 3D Printing

Sat, Mar 7   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids techknowledge

Welcome to the world of 3D printing! In this class you will learn everything you need to know to make beautiful 3D creations. You'll learn how to use TinkerCAD, an entry level (and free) 3D modeling program that will let you design just about...

Introduction to 3D Printing

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Sat, Mar 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids team up to read

How do our personal experiences help us to understand what we’re reading?

Create a visual reader’s response using fun watercolor painting!

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Mar 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults creative aging inclusive services sign language

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons, where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 7   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Canarsie Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

MAR
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Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Sun, Mar 8   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Wash and Fold Super Laundry

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

**This program takes place at the Wash and Fold Super Laundry at 647 Powell Street**

Laundromats aren’t just for washing clothes. You can talk, read, sing, write, and play here too! Come join a BPL children’s librarian who will lead...

Featured Event
Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

Sun, Mar 8   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clean Rite

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime

**This program takes place at the Clean Rite at 1760 Eastern Parkway**

Laundromats aren’t just for washing clothes. You can talk, read, sing, write, and play here too! Come join a BPL children’s librarian who will lead story time and...

Featured Event
Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

MAR
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Women in Brooklyn

Mon, Mar 9   9:30 am to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn College Library

Adults ctle platbpl

NOTE: Women in Brooklyn is currently SOLD OUT. Click the RSVP link to sign up for the waitlist, should tickets become available. 

Join Brooklyn Connections and The Shirley Chisholm Project at the Brooklyn College Archives as we kick...

Register
Women in Brooklyn

Pre-School Storytime

Mon, Mar 9   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Stone Avenue Library

Kids first five years preschool storytime

Join us for an hour of song, stories, crafts, and play
For kids ages 3-5 years

Pre-School Storytime

Pre-School Storytime

Mon, Mar 9   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Stone Avenue Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for an hour of song, stories, crafts, and play
For kids ages 3-5 years

Pre-School Storytime

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