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JUL
16

Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, Jul 16   11:30 am to 12:30 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 16   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books story play storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

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

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 16   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books story play storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

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

Register
Babies & Books

Game On!

Tue, Jul 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids game on! kids explore

Join us on the children's floor for your favorite board games.

Game On!

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Jul 16   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Kids Tech Time

Google Drive/ Google Docs

Tue, Jul 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Get access to files anywhere through secure Cloud storage and file backup for your photos, videos, files and more with Google Drive.

Create, share and edit text documents with online word processing from Google Docs. Includes automatic...

Google Drive/ Google Docs

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 16   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

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

JUL
17

Storytime at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Granite Terrace!

Wed, Jul 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

We all know that storytime at Brooklyn Heights library is so much fun. It's even more fun outside with a view of the Brooklyn Bridge!  We will be in the Granite Terrace, which is a part of the Greenway Terrace, just north of Ample Hills...

Featured Event
Storytime at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Granite Terrace!

Toddler Time

Wed, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Kids Create: Lanyard

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Mad Science of New York: Slime Time

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids after school science and math stem & steam summer reading

Ooze into a gooey hour of sliming around! Create slime using the Mad Science recipe, and then enter the Slime Olympics! Take home your own concoction of Mad Science Slime!

Mad Science of New York: Slime Time

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 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 summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

JUL
18

PreK Story & Play

Thu, Jul 18   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years story play 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.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

PreK Story & Play

Kids Explore: Space

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore library lab

Join us for children's programming all about space.

Kids Explore: Space

Game On!

Thu, Jul 18   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids after school game on! table-top & board games

Come play games with old friends and new!

Ages 6+

Game On!

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Jul 18   4:45 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Play video games or with other cool tech toys. Come alone or bring a friend! Gamer’s choice, provided those choices are well-suited for multiple players, and not too...

Teen Tech Time

JUL
19

Resume Help by Appointment

Fri, Jul 19   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Get your resume and cover letter ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch! Register below with your email address to make an appointment. We can help make a resume from scratch, or just be a...

Register
Resume Help by Appointment

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Jul 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Family Movie: How to train your dragon: the hidden world

Fri, Jul 19   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids after school family movie movies movies at the library

Join us at Brooklyn Heights for a Friday afternoon viewing of How to train your dragon: the hidden world.

Rated PG

Family Movie: How to train your dragon: the hidden world

JUL
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids saturday storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud.

All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten

In this special six-session series, families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, and math through music, stories, art, and play will help you and your child...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Jul 20   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

Featured Film: On the Basis of Sex (2018)

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults film movies movies at the library

Directed by Mimi Leder and starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, and Justin Theroux. Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender...

Featured Film: On the Basis of Sex (2018)

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

JUL
22

It’s In the Stars

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

It’s in the Stars is for kids who want to better understand the stars above. Using Skyview on iPads we will learn about the constellations above us, and use that knowledge to do something creative.

This program allows kids to...

It’s In the Stars

Kids Create

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for a craft project. Children of all ages are welcome!

Kids Create

Fun with Lego Robots

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids and teens (ages 9-17) will learn to use LEGO EV3 robotics while exploring STEM concepts.

Fun with Lego Robots

JUL
23

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Jul 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Learn all you need to know to get started on your journey towards learning or improving your skills in Microsoft Word. Whether your just starting out or looking to sharpen your skills this is the class for you. Stop in, ask questions, get answers...

Microsoft Word Basics

Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, Jul 23   11:30 am to 12:30 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books story play storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

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

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books story play storytime

Come and join us for songs, fingerplays, stories and more while meeting other babies and caregivers in the neighborhood!  Ages 0-18 months. 

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

Babies & Books

Game On!

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids game on! kids explore

Join us on the children's floor for your favorite board games.

Game On!

Adult Art Club: Watercolor Collage

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults arts and crafts

Come explore your creative side while listening to some relaxing music. This is a two-part craft exploring color and texture.  First we'll be using watercolors to stain various papers and then we'll repurpose them in a collage design of...

Adult Art Club: Watercolor Collage

Kids Tech Time

Tue, Jul 23   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids techknowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join our Kids Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment.

Kids Tech Time

E-Books / Internet Resources

Tue, Jul 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

  IPart: Come and get introduced to BKLYN E-Books & Media downloadble collection that can be read or played on PC, tablets, e-readers and other portable devices.

  IIPart: This part offers a tour on Brooklyn Public Library...

E-Books / Internet Resources

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

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

JUL
24

Storytime at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Granite Terrace!

Wed, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

We all know that storytime at Brooklyn Heights library is so much fun. It's even more fun outside with a view of the Brooklyn Bridge!  We will be in the Granite Terrace, which is a part of the Greenway Terrace, just north of Ample Hills...

Featured Event
Storytime at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Granite Terrace!

Toddler Time

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 24   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

Monthly Meditation Class with Chance Krempasky

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

Please join us for a 90-minute free guided meditation and self-care class with Chance Krempasky. No registration necessary. All levels welcome.

Monthly Meditation Class with Chance Krempasky

Kids Create: Lanyard

Wed, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Kids Explore: Sun Print Art!

Wed, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create kids explore summer reading

Celebrate our summer reading theme and make beautiful sun print art, combining science and art. Come to complete your summer reading challenges, too!

Kids Explore: Sun Print Art!

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 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 summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

JUL
25

PreK Story & Play

Thu, Jul 25   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Brooklyn Heights Library

Birth to Five Years story play 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.

This program requires online registration - registration will be...

PreK Story & Play

Ask a tech

Thu, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Adults techknowledge

Having trouble with your Ipad, Laptops, PC, smartphone, tablets, etc.? this is the place for you. Stop in and sign up at the desk to get one on one troubleshooting assistance from a tech specialist (*30 Minutes, first come first...

Ask a tech

Kids Explore: Space

Thu, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore library lab

Join us for children's programming all about space.

Kids Explore: Space

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Jul 25   4:45 pm to 5:30 pm   Brooklyn Heights Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Crush the competition, race to the finish line, show-off your moves. Play video games or with other cool tech toys. Come alone or bring a friend! Gamer’s choice, provided those choices are well-suited for multiple players, and not too...

Teen Tech Time

Book Club

Thu, Jul 25   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults book club summer reading

“If three characters were good in Big Little Lies, nine are even better in Nine Perfect Strangers.” ―Lisa Scottoline, The New York Times Book Review

Liane Moriarty's latest offering is a hugely enjoyable psychological...

Book Club

JUL
26

Resume Help by Appointment

Fri, Jul 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Get your resume and cover letter ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch! Register below with your email address to make an appointment. We can help make a resume from scratch, or just be a...

Register
Resume Help by Appointment

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