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JUL
21

Ready, Set, Kindergarten

Sun, Jul 21   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

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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Game On!

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Jul 22   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

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

Creative Writing

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

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

Computer Basics ( Laptop)

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

Adults techknowledge

Learn the basic components of a computer, windows, mouse control and introduction to internet.

Computer Basics ( Laptop)

Children's Movie

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

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

Story Time

Wed, Jul 24   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, Jul 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults fitness

Chinese exercise

Tai Chi Exercise

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

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Jul 24   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, Jul 24   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

JUL
25

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 25   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, Jul 25   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, Jul 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Ryder Library

Kids kids tech time

Video gaming for kids.

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Thu, Jul 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens teen tech time

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

Computer Basics ( Laptop)

Thu, Jul 25   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Ryder Library

Adults techknowledge

Learn the basic components of a computer, windows, mouse control and introduction to internet.

Computer Basics ( Laptop)

JUL
26

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jul 26   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)

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   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years ready set kindergarten

Kindergarten preparation for ages 3-5

Ready, Set, Kindergarten

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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults arts and crafts

Relax & enjoy an hour of coloring.

Adult Coloring

Game On!

Mon, Jul 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Jul 29   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

JUL
30

Creative Writing

Tue, Jul 30   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, Jul 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids family movie

Call the branch for details. 718-331-2962

Children's Movie

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

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Monkey Monkey Music

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

Birth to Five Years first five years music story play summer reading

Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden, and do the "macaroni" with Monkey Monkey Music.

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Monkey Monkey Music

Tai Chi Exercise

Wed, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Adults fitness

Chinese exercise

Tai Chi Exercise

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

Arts & Crafts

Wed, Jul 31   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, Jul 31   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

AUG
1

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 1   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 1   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 1   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 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Ryder Library

Teens teen tech time

Video gaming for teens.

Teen Tech Time

AUG
2

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Aug 2   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)

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   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Ryder Library

Birth to Five Years ready set kindergarten

Kindergarten preparation for ages 3-5

Ready, Set, Kindergarten

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

Adult Coloring

Mon, Aug 5   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 5   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Ryder Library

Kids game on!

Board games for kids & teens.

Game On!

Summer Reading Coach

Mon, Aug 5   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

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

Creative Writing

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

Adults creative writing

Tap into your creativity with different writing exercises.

Creative Writing

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