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JUL
22

Story Play

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

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

DIY

Mon, Jul 22   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Teens arts and crafts diy

Create a variety of projects with friends at this bi-weekly, free arts and crafts program.

DIY

JUL
23

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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

RIF: Scavenger Hunt

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Ready to learn about your library and win cool prizes, put on your thinking caps and see if you can find the answers to the scavenger hunt questions hidden throughout the Cypress Hills Library.

RIF: Scavenger Hunt

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

Adult Crocheting Class

Tue, Jul 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy fiber arts

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

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

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

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

Cooking Matters for Kids!

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids cooking kids create

Kids come take FREE cooking and nutrition classes sponsored by City Harvest! Explore healthy foods and learn how to cook them!

During this 6-week program you will:
• Practice hands-on cooking and tasting of healthy foods
•...

Cooking Matters for Kids!

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 Tech Time: Ipads

Wed, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids game on! kids tech time

Have fun playing video games on IPads with friends. Ages 12 and down.

Kids Tech Time: Ipads

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

Kids Explore: Writing

Thu, Jul 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cypress Hills Library

Kids kids explore summer reading writing workshop

Writing is all around us! Explore the fun of reading and writing in this interactive six week program for school age kids. Each session will include a read-aloud and activity introducing a different kind of writing. Join us for one session, or...

Kids Explore: Writing

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Thu, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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

Book Club: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

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: Nine Perfect Strangers by Liane Moriarty

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

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Jul 26   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 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 Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Summer Movies

Fri, Jul 26   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years family movie first five years summer reading

Join us in watching a fun kids summer movie that the whole family can enjoy.

*All groups please call (718) 277-6004 to schedule an appointment.

Summer Movies

JUL
27

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 27   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 27   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, Jul 27   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
29

Story Play

Mon, Jul 29   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Come enjoy stories, rhymes and hands-on activities at this fun and educational program. Explore a different theme every week! For ages 18 months – to 5 years (with a caregiver). Daycares and preschools are also encouraged to attend in groups....

Story Play

Kids Create

Mon, Jul 29   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

JUL
30

Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, Jul 30   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

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental

Kids and teens can earn FREE books by borrowing and returning books with their library cards.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

RIF: Digital Scavenger Hunt

Tue, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids reading is fundamental summer reading

Ready to learn about your library and win cool prizes, put on your thinking caps and see if you can find the answers to the scavenger hunt questions hidden throughout the Cypress Hills Library.

RIF: Digital Scavenger Hunt

Game On!

Tue, Jul 30   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 Crocheting Class

Tue, Jul 30   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Older Adults diy fiber arts

Work on crochet projects of your choice.

Adult Crocheting Class

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Jul 30   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

English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 30   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
31

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Wed, Jul 31   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian to get help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, ask for feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

Resume & Career Help (Cypress Hills Library)

Toddler Time

Wed, Jul 31   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 31   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

Cooking Matters for Kids!

Wed, Jul 31   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids cooking kids create

Kids come take FREE cooking and nutrition classes sponsored by City Harvest! Explore healthy foods and learn how to cook them!

During this 6-week program you will:
• Practice hands-on cooking and tasting of healthy foods
•...

Cooking Matters for Kids!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Wed, Jul 31   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 Tech Time: Ipads

Wed, Jul 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids game on! kids tech time

Have fun playing video games on IPads with friends. Ages 12 and down.

Kids Tech Time: Ipads

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 31   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

AUG
1

Kids Explore: Space

Thu, Aug 1   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

AUG
2

Resume Help by Appointment

Fri, Aug 2   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, Aug 2   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, Aug 2   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

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