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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

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Aug 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

Arts & Crafts

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Create simple craft projects.

Arts & Crafts

High School Equivalency

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency

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23

Playtime

Fri, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come play with toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Aug 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids all ages

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno cards, Jenga and Monoploy.

Game On! Board Games

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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 sixth 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...

Featured Event
2019 Small Press Flea

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

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

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Babies & Books

Mon, Aug 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

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

Summer Tutoring

Mon, Aug 26   11:30 am to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids homework help summer reading

If you are in grades 2-5 we have a tutor who can help you with Math & ELA. Free!

Summer Tutoring

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

Mon, Aug 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids arts and crafts

Create easy and fun projects.

Kids Create:Arts & Crafts

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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.

Amy Miles is a performer based in Brooklyn. You may recognize her voice, face and songs from various...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Amy Miles

Game On! Board Games

Tue, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids all ages

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno cards, Jenga and Monopoly.

Game On! Board Games

English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 27   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults english conversation group esol

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required

English Conversation Group

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Learn to Play Chess (Kids up to age 7)

Wed, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids table-top & board games

Chess for children up to age 7!!! Checkmate!!!

Learn to Play Chess (Kids up to age 7)

Greeting Cards: Grandparents Day!

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids techknowledge

Would you like to share how much you care? Create a greeting card for Grandparents Day!

Ages 7+

Greeting Cards: Grandparents Day!

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Aug 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

Homecrest Talent Show

Thu, Aug 29   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids techknowledge

Calling All kids

Ages 7-12

Come and have fun showcasing your amazing talents!

Sing, Dance, play an instrument & more

Homecrest Talent Show

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Playtime

Fri, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come play with toys and listen to preschool music!

Playtime

Game On! Board Games

Fri, Aug 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids all ages

Come and play board games such as Connect 4, Uno cards, Jenga and Monoploy.

Game On! Board Games

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3

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Tue, Sep 3   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

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...

Register
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

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4

Learn to Play Chess (Kids up to age 7)

Wed, Sep 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids table-top & board games

Chess for children up to age 7!!! Checkmate!!!

Learn to Play Chess (Kids up to age 7)

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Sep 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

High School Equivalency

Thu, Sep 5   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency

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Story Play

Fri, Sep 6   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at your local Library.

Story Play

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7

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Sat, Sep 7   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 7   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

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9

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Mon, Sep 9   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills? Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

Mon, Sep 9   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school table-top & board games

Drop In and Play some family fun board games with friends at your local Library.

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

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10

Game On!: Chess

Tue, Sep 10   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school game on!

Can YOU be a Chess Master???

Come In and Find Out at your local Library

Game On!: Chess

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Sep 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

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Story Play

Fri, Sep 13   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at your local Library.

Story Play

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14

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 14   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

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Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

Mon, Sep 16   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school table-top & board games

Drop In and Play some family fun board games with friends at your local Library.

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

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Game On!: Chess

Tue, Sep 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school game on!

Can YOU be a Chess Master???

Come In and Find Out at your local Library

Game On!: Chess

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Sep 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

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Story Play

Fri, Sep 20   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at your local Library.

Story Play

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21

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 21   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

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23

Book Discussion: Free Food for Millionaires by Min Jin Lee

Mon, Sep 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults book club book discussion

The daughter of Korean immigrants, Casey Han has refined diction, a closeted passion for reading the Bible, a popular white boyfriend, and a magna cum laude degree in economics from Princeton, but no job and an addiction to the things she cannot...

Book Discussion: Free Food for Millionaires by Min Jin Lee

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

Mon, Sep 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school table-top & board games

Drop In and Play some family fun board games with friends at your local Library.

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

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24

Game On!: Chess

Tue, Sep 24   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school game on!

Can YOU be a Chess Master???

Come In and Find Out at your local Library

Game On!: Chess

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ToddlerTime

Thu, Sep 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Come and enjoy books, songs and toytime. For ages 18 momths - 3 years old. Earn free books with the Reading Is Fundamental program (RIF).

Register
ToddlerTime

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Story Play

Fri, Sep 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Hear wonderful stories, play with toys and make new friends at your local Library.

Story Play

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28

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens arts and crafts

Make beautiful bracelets using beads.

Beaded Jewelry

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30

Babies & Books

Mon, Sep 30   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

Mon, Sep 30   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids after school table-top & board games

Drop In and Play some family fun board games with friends at your local Library.

Game On!: Drop-In Board Games

OCT
1

Chess Workshop with Jose Villar

Tue, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Jose Villar from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Jose Villar

OCT
2

Chess Workshop with Daniel Pressa

Wed, Oct 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Daniel Pressa from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Daniel Pressa

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