E.g., Jul 20 2019
JUL
20

Imagination Playground

Sat, Jul 20   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   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
22

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

JUL
23

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

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

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

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
27

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Sat, Jul 27   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

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
29

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

JUL
30

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

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
3

Celebrate the inaugural International Lou Reed Tai Chi Day with Meditation and Tai Chi Demonstrations

Sat, Aug 3   8:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults bpl presents

Late Brooklyn-born musician Lou Reed studied Tai chi for 30 years and was a passionate advocate for the practice to promote mental and physical well-being. Ren Guang Yi, Reed's teacher for 12 years, and other teachers from different disciplines...

Featured Event Register
Celebrate the inaugural International Lou Reed Tai Chi Day with Meditation and Tai Chi Demonstrations

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
5

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

AUG
6

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Aug 6   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

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

AUG
8

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

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

AUG
12

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Aug 12   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

AUG
13

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Will Leet

Tue, Aug 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years first five years music 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.

Singing guitarist Will Leet and jazz singer/pianist Sammy Rae Bowers will sing an exciting mix of...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Will Leet

Team Up To Read: Interactive Storytelling

Tue, Aug 13   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

AUG
14

On the Spot Book Recommendations from BookMatch!

Wed, Aug 14   12:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults bookmatch

Swing by Central Library and visit our BookMatch table for on-the-spot reading recommendations. Tell us about the topics, books and/or authors you enjoy and our BookMatch librarians will whip up a customized reading list, just for you.

On the Spot Book Recommendations from BookMatch!

AUG
15

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Thu, Aug 15   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

AUG
17

Imagination Playground

Sat, Aug 17   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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 17   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
19

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Aug 19   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

AUG
20

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Aug 20   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Stomp, Clap & Sing with The Jolly Lollies

Tue, Aug 20   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.

Liz Corwin and Holly Johnson are both singer-songwriters who teamed up to create Liz, Holly, & The...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with The Jolly Lollies

AUG
21

Why Read? With Laine Barton

Wed, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids summer reading closing celebration

Will Laine be able to reach the stars without a ladder?  Does she need books to help her perform her zany circus arts? Watch as she weaves bubble-sculptures plate-spinning, magic, and more into a raucous experiment where she discovers that...

Why Read? With Laine Barton

AUG
24

2019 Small Press Flea

Sat, Aug 24   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents small business

A summer market of your favorite local publishers and magazines, SPF '19 is the fifth installment of the Small Press Flea, co-presented by BOMB Magazine and Brooklyn Public Library. SPF '19 is located on Brooklyn Public Library's plaza at its...

2019 Small Press Flea

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   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
26

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Aug 26   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

AUG
27

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Amy Miles

Tue, Aug 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years first five years music 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.

At these guitar and uke-driven sing alongs you can expect great songs – some original and some well-...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Amy Miles

AUG
29

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Thu, Aug 29   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

SEP
10

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Sep 10   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

SEP
19

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Thu, Sep 19   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

SEP
24

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Sep 24   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

SEP
28

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Sat, Sep 28   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

OCT
1

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Oct 1   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

OCT
10

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Thu, Oct 10   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

OCT
15

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Oct 15   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

OCT
24

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Thu, Oct 24   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

OCT
29

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Oct 29   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

NOV
7

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Thu, Nov 7   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

NOV
12

Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

Tue, Nov 12   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Lobby Gallery

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness

Meet with a New York City Health Department Certified Application Counselor at their table in the Central Library Grand Lobby. They can help you and your family sign up for:

Medicaid (Apply year round. Help with Medicaid renewals is...
Get Help Signing Up for Low- or No-Cost Health Insurance

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