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Crafts for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging diy

Come craft with us.

This program is open to people 55+. Materials will be provided, though you are welcome to bring and use your own.
Crafts for Older Adults

It’s In the Stars

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

Kids techknowledge

It’s in the Stars is for kids who want to better understand the stars above. Using Skyview on iPads we will learn about the constellations above us, and use that knowledge to do something creative.

This program allows kids to...

It’s In the Stars

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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush Library)

Mon, Aug 19   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults career resume

Meet with a Job Information Resource Librarian for help with your job search. Learn where to find job openings and training opportunities, get feedback on your resume and cover letter, or practice for your job interview.

This is a...

Resume & Career Help (Flatbush Library)

Kids Create

Mon, Aug 19   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Join us for a craft project. Children of all ages are welcome!

Kids Create

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

Learn How Play the Guitar

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults music

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

We have guitars to use during the class, but please bring your own instrument if you can.

 

Learn How Play the Guitar

Do It Yourself: DIY

Mon, Aug 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens diy

Come make things out of other things, or make a gift for someone you love. We provide most materials for you. Snacks will be provided!

Do It Yourself: DIY

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Introduction to American Sign Language

Tue, Aug 20   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids kids explore

Let it all out in this high energy “learn-through-dance” program where a renowned MC fully engages and guides children through creative exercise and learning while having dance party fun. This summer dance under the stars, in orbit, and form the...

Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

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

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Game On!

Tue, Aug 20   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids game on! kids explore

Join us on the children's floor for your favorite board games.

Game On!

Adult Art Club

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults arts and crafts

Every Tuesday at 3 our art club meets to try their hand at a new arts and crafts project - painting, collage, fiber arts and more. Relaxing music and a chance to meet new people. Supplies and instruction provided.  Everybody...

Adult Art Club

Dance Advance Educational Dance Party

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Let it all out in this high energy “learn-through-dance” program where a renowned MC fully engages and guides children through creative exercise and learning while having dance party fun. This summer dance under the stars, in orbit, and form the...

Dance Advance Educational Dance Party

Library Quilting Challenge

Tue, Aug 20   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts

Come create a quilt collage of your favorite book. Bring your sewing supplies if you have them. If not, we will have supplies for you. Think of what book you want to honor, do some research about the art work you want to use...

Library Quilting Challenge

Google Drive/ Google Docs

Tue, Aug 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Get access to files anywhere through secure Cloud storage and file backup for your photos, videos, files and more with Google Drive.

Create, share and edit text documents with online word processing from Google Docs. Includes automatic...

Google Drive/ Google Docs

English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Aug 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

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Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Hear great picture books read aloud, discover delightful fingerplays, and play with other children during this library time dedicated to active toddlers.

Toddler Time

Ask a Tech

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

Adults 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 ask a tech program for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

Toddler Time

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

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 21   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years story play toddler time

All parents and caregivers are invited to bring their children aged 0-5 to listen to stories, sing songs, and chant rhymes. Afterwards, there will be time to play and socialize!

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Toddler Time

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Kids Create: Lanyard

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

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Aug 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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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Children's Sing-Along

Thu, Aug 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years music

Sing along at the top of your lungs to all of your favorite children's songs like "Wheels on Bus" and  "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"!  We'll be accompanied by a guitarist and all the lyrics will be displayed on a...

Children's Sing-Along

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Kids Explore: Space

Thu, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore library lab

Join us for children's programming all about space.

Kids Explore: Space

Kids Create

Thu, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come enjoy our weekly program for kids! Join us each week for art & crafts projects, board games, and maybe even building materials! Every week there will be a few different choices out for structured play. There's so much fun to explore at...

Kids Create

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, Aug 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids arts and crafts

Come in and do a new craft project every week!

Ages 4 and up

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

Thu, Aug 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Adults diy knitting and crocheting

This program is for ages 14 and up. Just bring your imagination, patience, and willingness to learn! Relax and create a gift you can say you made yourself.

 

All materials will be provided for you.

Learn How To Cross-Stitch/Embroider

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College and Career Help

Fri, Aug 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults business career

Career change? First job? Going back to school? Get your application ready with professional help from a Librarian at the Kensington branch. We provide writing, copyediting and design help for resumes, cover letters and portfolios, as well as...

College and Career Help

Story Play

Fri, Aug 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Williamsburgh Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

During this program we read a couple of stories, sing a few songs, and then it's toytime! Bring your young baby, toddler, or preschooler for a relaxed morning of fun where you can meet other parents and caregivers. Ages 0 to 5

Story Play

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

Introduction to American Sign Language

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Pre-School Story Play

Fri, Aug 23   11:15 am to 12:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Storytime with toys and interactive manipulatives to promote the development of cognitive and gross motor skills

Pre-School Story Play

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

Homework Help

Fri, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids after school homework help

Need help with homework or test prep? Our homework helper is here to assist. Fridays from 3-6 pm, bring your homework and pencils to Flatbush.

Homework Help

Teen Gaming

Fri, Aug 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens teen tech time teen time video games

Come play video games on the Wii U or the Xbox One! Bring a game to play with others or play one of ours. For anyone grades 6-12!

Teen Gaming

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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime

Come read stories, sing songs, and have fun at our Saturday Storytime program! All ages welcome.

Saturday Storytime

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Aug 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Shake on the Block Performs 'Twelfth Night'

Sat, Aug 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Teens creative writing humanities and art

The Shake on the Block teens have spent the summer re-imagining Shakepeare's Twelfth Night into a modern setting.  Come see what they have created at this culminating performance!

Free and open to the public.

Shake on the Block Performs 'Twelfth Night'

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Crafts for Older Adults

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Flatbush Library

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging diy

Come craft with us.

This program is open to people 55+. Materials will be provided, though you are welcome to bring and use your own.
Crafts for Older Adults

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

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 26   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

We have free lunches for ages children 18 years and under.  Also play video games, board games, watch movies, and hang out with your friends and family.

The Summer Meals program is available at hundreds of Public...

Free Summer Meals

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