E.g., Jul 21 2019
JUL
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 21   2:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years 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 help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

JUL
22

Sidewalk Games

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5 with parents/caregivers.

Story Play w/RIF

Robot Mouse

Mon, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Learn how to make Colby, the Programmable Robot Mouse race to find the cheese! Build your maze, and then use the coding cards to create a step-by-step path.

Robot Mouse

Little Scientist

Mon, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists summer reading

Little Scientists STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientist

Chess Workshop

Mon, Jul 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

JUL
23

Sidewalk Games

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Team Up To Read: Be Curious

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

Kids summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Team Up To Read: Curious is a...

Team Up To Read: Be Curious

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Plaza Swing Series: Rafael Piccolotto de Lima's Forró Sem Palavras

Tue, Jul 23   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Forró Sem Palavras is a one of a kind project created and directed by Latin Grammy-nominated composer Rafael Piccolotto de Lima. The chamber orchestra performs original compositions and arrangements of forró classics. Presented as part of Brasil...

Featured Event
Plaza Swing Series: Rafael Piccolotto de Lima's Forró Sem Palavras

JUL
24

Sidewalk Games

Wed, Jul 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat 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

JUL
25

Sidewalk Games

Thu, Jul 25   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Jul 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

JUL
26

Sidewalk Games

Fri, Jul 26   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

JUL
27

Stoop Meditation: Saturday Morning Summer Series for All Ages

Sat, Jul 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Plaza

Teens everyone is welcome here health and wellness yoga and meditation

Stoop Meditation: Saturday Morning Summer Series for All Ages Join us for 60 minutes of relaxation and connection.

Saturdays, June 8th – July 27th from 10:00-11:00 A.M.
Outside on the Front Plaza at Central Library

...

Register
Stoop Meditation: Saturday Morning Summer Series for All Ages

Harry Potter's Birthday Party

Sat, Jul 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Kids harry potter's birthday

Come celebrate The Boy Who Lived! 

Harry Potter (the character) turns 39 this year!  Join us on the Plaza at Central Library for crafts, games, and photo opportunities.

Costumes are encouraged!

This event is...

Harry Potter's Birthday Party

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids all ages saturday storytime

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


 

Saturday Storytime

JUL
28

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Jul 28   2:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years 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 help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

JUL
29

Sidewalk Games

Mon, Jul 29   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Jul 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5 with parents/caregivers.

Story Play w/RIF

Robot Mouse

Mon, Jul 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Learn how to make Colby, the Programmable Robot Mouse race to find the cheese! Build your maze, and then use the coding cards to create a step-by-step path.

Robot Mouse

Little Scientist

Mon, Jul 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists summer reading

Little Scientists STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientist

Chess Workshop

Mon, Jul 29   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

JUL
30

Sidewalk Games

Tue, Jul 30   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 30   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

William Cepeda Afro-Rican Jazz Octet

Tue, Jul 30   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Afro-Rican Jazz is an original concept developed by trombonist and composer/arranger William Cepeda that celebrates the heritage of Puerto Rico music and its African roots while creating a new shade of jazz with a hip flavor, steeped in the jazz...

Featured Event
William Cepeda Afro-Rican Jazz Octet

JUL
31

Sidewalk Games

Wed, Jul 31   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jul 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat 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

AUG
1

Sidewalk Games

Thu, Aug 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Aug 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

AUG
2

Sidewalk Games

Fri, Aug 2   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

AUG
3

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids all ages saturday storytime

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


 

Saturday Storytime

AUG
4

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sun, Aug 4   2:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years 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 help you &...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

AUG
5

Sidewalk Games

Mon, Aug 5   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Aug 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5 with parents/caregivers.

Story Play w/RIF

Robot Mouse

Mon, Aug 5   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Learn how to make Colby, the Programmable Robot Mouse race to find the cheese! Build your maze, and then use the coding cards to create a step-by-step path.

Robot Mouse

Little Scientist

Mon, Aug 5   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists summer reading

Little Scientists STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientist

Chess Workshop

Mon, Aug 5   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

AUG
6

Sidewalk Games

Tue, Aug 6   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Shira Kobren

Tue, Aug 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years first five years music performance stomp clap and sing

*Please note: Weather permitting, this event will take place on the Plaza of Central Library. Rain location will be the Dweck Center.

Shira Kobren is the front woman and songwriter for kindie rock band Shira & Friends. She performs...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Shira Kobren

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 6   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

AUG
7

Sidewalk Games

Wed, Aug 7   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

AUG
8

Sidewalk Games

Thu, Aug 8   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Thu, Aug 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Team Up To Read: Interactive...

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Aug 8   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

AUG
9

Sidewalk Games

Fri, Aug 9   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Borough Park Library

Kids summer reading

Some days it’s chalk, some days bubbles other days jump rope a summer treat.

Sidewalk Games

AUG
10

Imagination Playground

Sat, Aug 10   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join us this summer on Saturday mornings for imaginative & constructive play on Central Library’s Plaza.

 

Imagination Playground

Star Wars: Another Universe of Stories

Sat, Aug 10   12:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Kids all ages

Visit the Central Library on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at 12 PM to meet denizens of the Star Wars Universe! 

This interactive program...

Star Wars: Another Universe of Stories

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 10   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids all ages saturday storytime

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


 

Saturday Storytime

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