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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

Children's Open Play

Mon, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Build with LEGO

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids build with lego kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

JUL
23

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

Kids Create: Beads!

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for making your very own beaded bracelets and necklaces! 

Kids Create: Beads!

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults 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

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...

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

JUL
24

Yoga

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Tap into your zen with Yoga at the Gerritsen Beach Library!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Cinema: A Dog's Way Home

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A female dog travels 400 miles in search of her owner throughout a Colorado wilderness. (PG, 1 hr 36 min)

Starring: Ashley Judd, Jonah Hauer-King, Edward James...

Cinema: A Dog's Way Home

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

iPad Workshop

Wed, Jul 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Workshop

JUL
25

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy kids explore literacy

Come join us for singing, dancing, and some great stories.

Babies & Books

Books and Brews: Heart Berries

Thu, Jul 25   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults book club book discussion

Do you like beer and talking about books? Join us as we discuss:

Heart Berries by Therese Marie Mailhot

July 25th at 7 PM

@The Gather Inn Again
2718 Gerritsen Ave.

Books are available at the Gerritsen Beach...

Books and Brews: Heart Berries

JUL
26

Kids Create: Crafts!

Fri, Jul 26   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Come join us as we explore space themed crafts and lots of other fun art activities. But please be prepared to get messy... you never know what kind of surprises we have in store!

Kids Create: Crafts!

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

Fri, Jul 26   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate in RIF. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental(RIF)

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

...

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Stoop Meditation: Saturday Morning Summer Series for All Ages

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

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

Children's Open Play

Mon, Jul 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Build with LEGO

Mon, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids build with lego kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

JUL
30

Kids Create: Beads!

Tue, Jul 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for making your very own beaded bracelets and necklaces! 

Kids Create: Beads!

Ask a Tech

Tue, Jul 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults 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

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

Yoga

Wed, Jul 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Tap into your zen with Yoga at the Gerritsen Beach Library!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Cinema: On the Basis of Sex

Wed, Jul 31   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that led to the Supreme Court. (PG-13, 2 hrs)

...

Cinema: On the Basis of Sex

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

iPad Workshop

Wed, Jul 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Workshop

AUG
2

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 2   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and get a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

AUG
3

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

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

Loving Kindness Meditation

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

Adults health and wellness yoga and meditation

Join us for a loving kindness meditation, every monday in August. 

Loving Kindness Meditation

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

Children's Open Play

Mon, Aug 5   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Build with LEGO

Mon, Aug 5   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids build with lego kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

AUG
6

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
7

Yoga

Wed, Aug 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Tap into your zen with Yoga at the Gerritsen Beach Library!

Presented by Harbor Fitness, all fitness levels are welcome.

***PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN MAT***

Yoga

Cinema: What Men Want

Wed, Aug 7   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Adults movies

BIG-Screen TV;

For Adults & Older Adults (17 & up!)

A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear men’s thoughts. (R, 1 hr 57...

Cinema: What Men Want

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
9

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 9   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids first five years

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Receive free books: Receive a free book when you sign up for RIF and get a free book on your birthday.  Checkout two books every week and receive a free book every third week...

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

Team Up To Read

Fri, Aug 9   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids kids explore literacy storytime 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: Making...

Team Up To Read

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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books saturday storytime storytime

Come and enjoy storytime with family and friends!

 

Best for ages 3-5.

Saturday Storytime

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

Children's Open Play

Mon, Aug 12   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Come join us in our children's space for open play! Toys, tents, and oh so much fun!

Children's Open Play

Build with LEGO

Mon, Aug 12   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids build with lego kids create

Come to the Gerritsen Beach Library and join us for a relaxing LEGO building session. 

Build with LEGO

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...

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Will Leet

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