E.g., Aug 19 2019
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Ready, Set, Kindergarten

Sun, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years ready set kindergarten

Kindergarten preparation for ages 3-5

Ready, Set, Kindergarten

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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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Game On!

Mon, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Expressions Educational & Cultural Center Annual Play: Lon Po Po

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids all ages community partner

Come Out and Support our Community Partner annual play, "Lon Po Po" by Ed Young at our local Library

Expressions Educational & Cultural Center Annual Play: Lon Po Po

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

With teacher Winnie's guidance, enjoy fun of reading.

Summer Reading Coach

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20

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

Creative Writing

Tue, Aug 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Family Home for Adults Informational Session

Tue, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults health and wellness social services

Everyone needs a place to call home…

      …many frail elderly persons, persons with disabilities or medical problems need a home with a caregiver who will provide some basic service such as:

home cooked...
Family Home for Adults Informational Session

Children's Movie

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

Ask a Tech

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Patrons need assistance with using and configuring personal electronic devices are invited to attend.

Ask a Tech

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21

Story Time

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.

Story Time

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults fitness

Chinese exercise

Tai Chi Exercise

Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 21   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

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

With teacher Winnie's guidance, enjoy fun of reading.

Summer Reading Coach

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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22

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 22   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

Practice spoken English with other students in the morning class of Conversation Group.

ESOL Conversation Group

Adult Coloring

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

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids kids tech time

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens teen tech time

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

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

Ask a Tech

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Patrons need assistance with using and configuring personal electronic devices are invited to attend.

Ask a Tech

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23

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 23   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids reading is fundamental

A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Myron the Magnificent

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

Kids all ages magic show summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Myron the Magnificent has amazed audiences across the country with his unbelievable magic. Myron will leave you astounded at the magic he creates.

Myron the Magnificent

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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

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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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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Game On!

Mon, Aug 26   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

With teacher Winnie's guidance, enjoy fun of reading.

Summer Reading Coach

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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

Creative Writing

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

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Children's Movie

Tue, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

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Story Time

Wed, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

An hour of stories, songs, and playing for babies and toddlers.

Story Time

Tai Chi Exercise

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

Adults fitness

Chinese exercise

Tai Chi Exercise

Arts & Crafts

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

Kids arts and crafts

Enjoy a different arts & crafts project every week.

Arts & Crafts

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids summer reading team up to read

With teacher Winnie's guidance, enjoy fun of reading.

Summer Reading Coach

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ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 29   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

Practice spoken English with other students in the morning class of Conversation Group.

ESOL Conversation Group

Adult Coloring

Thu, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Kids Tech Time

Thu, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids kids tech time

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Aug 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens teen tech time

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

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Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 30   1:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids reading is fundamental

A program for kids and teens who have their own library cards to get free books.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

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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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5

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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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

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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

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