E.g., Jan 25 2020
JAN
27

Babies & Books

Mon, Jan 27   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come read stories, sing songs, play with toys, and dance!!!

Babies & Books

Crossword Puzzles

Mon, Jan 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Central Library

Adults adult learning alzheimer's literacy mental health

Try your hand at either the Monday NYT Mini Crossword Puzzle or the Regular Monday NYT Crossword Puzzle.

Pick up your puzzle at the Language and Literature Reference Desk.  Puzzles are available to the  first twelve patrons....

Crossword Puzzles

JAN
28

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Tue, Jan 28   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**
A closed Greenpoint Library isn't going to stop our Toddler Time! Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.

**Please note, adults accompanying children must fill a...

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Toddler Time

Tue, Jan 28   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for songs, stories and more while meeting other children and caregivers in the neighborhood! 

Ages 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Time

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats

Tue, Jan 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Grammy-award winning children's artist Lucy Kalantari brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life.

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats

After School Homework Help

Tue, Jan 28   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids after school homework help

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

JAN
29

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 29   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning 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.

Ask a Tech

(LATE) Winter 2020 ESOL Registration

Wed, Jan 29   3:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class schedules available.

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and...

Register
(LATE) Winter 2020 ESOL Registration

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Jan 29   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

Resume & Career Help

Wed, Jan 29   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

Resume & Career Help

JAN
30

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

Thu, Jan 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come join us at the Homecrest Library to create fun and easy art projects.

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

JAN
31

Mental Health First Aid

Fri, Jan 31   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults mental health mhfa

 

As part of the City's ThriveNYC initiative, the NYC Health Department is offering free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training to all New Yorkers. This is an eight hour training. Youth Mental Health First Aid introduces...

Register
Mental Health First Aid

Playtime

Fri, Jan 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!!  Come play with nice toys on our special carpet and listen to precschool music!!!

Playtime

(LATE) Winter 2020 ESOL Registration

Fri, Jan 31   12:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Adults adult learning esol

Learn English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class schedules available.

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and...

Register
(LATE) Winter 2020 ESOL Registration

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Jan 31   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids game on table-top & board games

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Jenga and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

Chess Club

Fri, Jan 31   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

FEB
1

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Feb 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

Resume & Career Help

Sat, Feb 1   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

Resume & Career Help

A Night of Philosophy and Ideas: To Live/Être Vivant

Sat, Feb 1   7:00 pm to 7:00 am   Central Library

Adults bpl premier bpl presents

AN ALL-NIGHT MARATHON of philosophical debate, performances, screenings, readings, and music.

Join us and be a part of this FREE 12-HOUR EXCHANGE OF IDEAS, featuring top philosophers and intellectuals from around the world.

FROM...

Featured Event
A Night of Philosophy and Ideas: To Live/Être Vivant

FEB
3

Crossword Puzzles

Mon, Feb 3   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Central Library

Adults adult learning alzheimer's literacy mental health

Try your hand at either the Monday NYT Mini Crossword Puzzle or the Regular Monday NYT Crossword Puzzle.

Pick up your puzzle at the Language and Literature Reference Desk.  Puzzles are available to the  first twelve patrons....

Crossword Puzzles

Greenpoint Library Community Forum

Mon, Feb 3   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Greenpoint Library

Adults environment Friends of the Library

Do you have ideas for programming you would like to see at the coming Greenpoint Library & Environmental Education Center? Want to help Greenpoint Library continue to grow? If you love your local library and want to be more involved, then...

Register
Greenpoint Library Community Forum

FEB
4

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Tue, Feb 4   10:00 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**
A closed Greenpoint Library isn't going to stop our Toddler Time! Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.

**Please note, adults accompanying children must fill a...

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Toddler Time

Tue, Feb 4   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for songs, stories and more while meeting other children and caregivers in the neighborhood! 

Ages 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Time

After School Homework Help

Tue, Feb 4   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids after school homework help

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Book Discussion: There, There by Tommy Orange

Tue, Feb 4   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 3

Adults book club book discussion

The story of twelve characters, each of whom have private reasons for traveling to the Big Oakland Powwow. Jacquie Red Feather is newly sober and trying to make it back to the family she left behind in shame. Dene Oxendene is pulling his...

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Book Discussion: There, There by Tommy Orange

FEB
5

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Feb 5   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

Resume & Career Help

Wed, Feb 5   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

Resume & Career Help

FEB
6

Toddler Time @the YMCA

Thu, Feb 6   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**
A closed Greenpoint Library isn't going to stop our Toddler Time! Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.

**Please note, adults accompanying children must fill a...

Toddler Time @the YMCA

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

Thu, Feb 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come join us at the Homecrest Library to create fun and easy art projects.

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

FEB
7

Playtime

Fri, Feb 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!!  Come play with nice toys on our special carpet and listen to precschool music!!!

Playtime

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Feb 7   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids game on table-top & board games

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Jenga and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 7   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

Brooklyn Youth Arts Expo

Fri, Feb 7   4:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Teens arts and crafts community partner teen time

Join the Mayor's Community Affairs Unit in a celebration of youth art with light refreshments, performances and displays.

Limited seats and food please RSVP here.

Register
Brooklyn Youth Arts Expo

FEB
8

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Feb 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

Resume & Career Help

Sat, Feb 8   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

Resume & Career Help

Book Launch: "Rise! From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou" Author Bethany Hegedus & Illustrator Tonya Engel

Sat, Feb 8   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids author talks Events for Youth and Family

Author Bethany Hegedus and Illustrator Tonya Engel read from Rise!: From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the publication of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, this beautiful biography of...

Featured Event
Book Launch: "Rise! From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou" Author Bethany Hegedus & Illustrator Tonya Engel

FEB
9

Classical Interludes: Ayane Kozasa, Melissa Reardon, Raman Ramakrishnan, and Paul Wiancko

Sun, Feb 9   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents classical interludes music

Ayane Kozasa and Melissa Reardon, violas and Raman Ramakrishnan and Paul Wiancko, cellos, perform works by Wiancko, Judd Greenstein, and others.

Hailed for her “magnetic, wide-ranging tone” and her “rock solid technique” (Philadelphia...

Register
Classical Interludes: Ayane Kozasa, Melissa Reardon, Raman Ramakrishnan, and Paul Wiancko

FEB
11

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Tue, Feb 11   10:00 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**
A closed Greenpoint Library isn't going to stop our Toddler Time! Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.

**Please note, adults accompanying children must fill a...

Babies and Books @the YMCA

Toddler Time

Tue, Feb 11   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Come and join us for songs, stories and more while meeting other children and caregivers in the neighborhood! 

Ages 18 months-3 years.

Toddler Time

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

Tue, Feb 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of Jazz, Calypso and Reggae through singing and dancing in this interactive performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It’s fun! It’s exciting!

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

After School Homework Help

Tue, Feb 11   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids after school homework help

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

The Review Panel

Tue, Feb 11   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults artist talks bpl presents the review panel

Leading art critics join moderator David Cohen in lively debate about current exhibitions around the five boroughs.

Presented in association with Artcritical.

Register
The Review Panel

FEB
12

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Feb 12   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

Global Citizen Poetry

Wed, Feb 12   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults literacy poetry

Inspired by Ilya Kaminsky’s “Poets in the World” series, Global Citizen Poetry will examine the work of living poets based outside of the United States. In addition to the “Poets in the World” anthologies, we will read New Generation African...

Register
Global Citizen Poetry

Resume & Career Help

Wed, Feb 12   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume so you stand out!

Bring a copy of your resume, flash drive, laptop (optional).

Or, if you do not have a resume, bring a list of past employment.

 

Just Drop In!

...

Resume & Career Help

FEB
13

Toddler Time @the YMCA

Thu, Feb 13   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

**This program takes place at the YMCA on 99 Meserole Ave.**
A closed Greenpoint Library isn't going to stop our Toddler Time! Storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years.

**Please note, adults accompanying children must fill a...

Toddler Time @the YMCA

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

Thu, Feb 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come join us at the Homecrest Library to create fun and easy art projects.

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

FEB
14

Voices of Power: A Monthly Get Together for Young Adults with Disabilities, Let’s talk about the Census

Fri, Feb 14   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library

Adults adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Central Library Room 214

Hear from the Business & Career Center about their services. Find out about resume and interview help, job searching and other topics. Build a community and provide a voice for everyone to share the things...

Voices of Power: A Monthly Get Together for Young Adults with Disabilities, Let’s talk about the Census

Playtime

Fri, Feb 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!!  Come play with nice toys on our special carpet and listen to precschool music!!!

Playtime

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Feb 14   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids game on table-top & board games

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno Cards, Jenga and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

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