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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

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

Email Basics

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults adult learning email techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

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

Build with LEGO

Tue, Jul 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids after school build with lego stem & steam

Join us to take on a LEGO challenge or use your imagination to build your own unique creation.

Build with LEGO

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

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

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jul 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults adult learning computer basics 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

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

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

Tween Tech Time

Wed, Jul 24   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids kids tech time video games

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

Tween Tech Time

JUL
25

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

Library Lab: Super Slime

Thu, Jul 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids after school lgbtq pride month library lab stem & steam

Celebrate Heroes Read Week by making Super Slime!

Library Lab: Super Slime

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

JUL
27

Computer Basics

Sat, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Adults computer basics 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

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

Volunteers for Wildlife present Raptors of Long Island

Sat, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids all ages environment summer reading

Join us for an exciting chance to meet live hawks, owls, and falcons.  Learn about the many adaptations that make these animals some of the most skilled hunters on the planet.  Get closer than you've ever been before to some incredible...

Volunteers for Wildlife present Raptors of Long Island

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Walt Whitman Library

Kids all ages saturday storytime storytime

Join us on Saturday morning for new stories and old favorites read aloud. All are welcome!

Saturday Storytime

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

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

Email Basics

Tue, Jul 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults adult learning email techknowledge

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover:

 

What is email and why use it?

The various types of email providers available...

Email Basics

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!

Build with DUPLO

Tue, Jul 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo stem & steam

Join us for fun with DUPLO - building blocks suitable for the littlest hands.

Build with DUPLO

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

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

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Adults adult learning computer basics 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

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

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

Tween Tech Time

Wed, Jul 31   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids kids tech time video games

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

Tween 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

AUG
3

Computer Basics

Sat, Aug 3   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Walt Whitman Library

Adults computer basics 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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Aug 3   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, Aug 3   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, Aug 3   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Walt Whitman Library

Kids all ages saturday storytime storytime

Join us on Saturday morning for new stories and old favorites read aloud. All are welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 3   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

AUG
5

Kids Create: 3D Printing

Mon, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids techknowledge

Learn the basics of what 3D Printing is and where we can apply it in everyday life.

Kids Create: 3D Printing

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