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Brighton Beach Library Playdate

Fri, Feb 28   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brighton Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Big Brooklyn Playdate early literacy first five years

Stop by the Brighton Beach Library Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy. Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s favorite toys...

Brighton Beach Library Playdate

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Feb 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   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

Featured Film: 42

Fri, Feb 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults movies at the library positive aging

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: 42

Russian Folktales & Fairy Tales / Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для Детей

Fri, Feb 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids multilingual storytime russian

Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для школьников и дошкольников.

You and your child will enjoy classic Folk Tales and Fairytales, your favorite songs, and join in other activities in this playful program.

Russian Folktales & Fairy Tales / Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для Детей

Chess Workshop with Vladimir Mazo

Fri, Feb 28   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

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Feb 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

FEB
29

Saturday Storytime: Black History Month

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids black history month saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. This Saturday we will be celebrating the culmination of Black History Month.

For Kids

Saturday Storytime: Black History Month

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Feb 29   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  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Feb 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

Saturday Storytime

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

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and classic tales read aloud. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome!

Saturday Storytime

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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

Little Scientists

Mon, Mar 2   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy little scientists stem & steam storytime

Explore science and build literacy skills through play and sensory activities! This hands-on science program and storytime is specially designed for kids age 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Younger friends are welcome too.

Little Scientists

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

HSE Screening

Mon, Mar 2   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma?

Come in to begin an assessment of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, registered for the TASC exam, or...

Featured Event
HSE Screening

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Mon, Mar 2   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults computer basics computer programming

It's never too late to learn about  computer.

 

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

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

Kids Create: Digital Stills

Mon, Mar 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Kids Create: Digital Stills is for kids who want to try their hand at drawing with iPads. Participants will be able to use iPads to virtually finger-paint and digitally sketch.

Kids Create: Digital Stills

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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

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tue, Mar 3   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults computer basics computer programming

It's never too late to learn about  computer.

 

Never Too Late to Learn: Computer Basics

Tween Tech Time

Tue, Mar 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids community partner kids tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Tween/Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends!

Tween Tech Time

DIY for Teens

Tue, Mar 3   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens arts and crafts diy

Explore your Creative side

DIY for Teens

Computer Basics

Tue, Mar 3   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,...

Computer Basics

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

Ask a Tech

Wed, Mar 4   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, Mar 4   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud, singing, moving and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active kids and their parents or caregivers.

Toddler Time

Ipad Bingo

Wed, Mar 4   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults all ages everyone is welcome here

Come play Bingo on Ipads!

Ipad Bingo

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

Kids Create: Knitting & Crocheting

Wed, Mar 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create

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: Knitting & Crocheting

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Mar 4   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?  Join us at our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment, or just hang out.  

...

Teen Tech Time

After School Homework Help

Wed, Mar 4   4:30 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Library

Kids after school homework help

We can help you with your homework. No question is too big or small!

After School Homework Help

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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

Library Lanes: Bowling!

Thu, Mar 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults fitness game on positive aging

LIBRARY LANES: BOWLING

Bowling for fun!

Exercise & Socialize!

Improve your game.

Become a champion bowler!

 

 

Library Lanes: Bowling!

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

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Mar 5   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend Library

Teens techknowledge video games

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. Bring friends or make new friends!

Teen Tech Time

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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

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Mar 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

An introduction to American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by our partners from ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Read Across Brooklyn

Fri, Mar 6   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years 2020 census arts and crafts read across brooklyn storytime

Join libraries across Brooklyn to celebrate with a Read Aloud of The Doorbell Rang and other fun books. We will have a special guest reader and a fun craft, plus you can learn more about the 2020 Census!

Read Across Brooklyn

Featured Film: AD ASTRA

Fri, Mar 6   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gravesend Library

Older Adults movies at the library positive aging

Friday at the Movies!

--Weekly movies showing for Older Adult audience. --Enjoy great contemporary or classic movies weekly. --Big-screen projection; comfortable seating.

 

 

 

 

Featured Film: AD ASTRA

Russian Folktales & Fairy Tales / Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для Детей

Fri, Mar 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids multilingual storytime russian

Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для школьников и дошкольников.

You and your child will enjoy classic Folk Tales and Fairytales, your favorite songs, and join in other activities in this playful program.

Russian Folktales & Fairy Tales / Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для Детей

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

DIY: Creative Writing Club

Fri, Mar 6   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

MAR
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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Sat, Mar 7   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Featured Event
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

For Kids

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Mar 7   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  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Mar 7   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

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

Saturday Storytime

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

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and classic tales read aloud. Children of all ages and their caregivers are welcome!

Saturday Storytime

MAR
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Computer Basics

Mon, Mar 9   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

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