E.g., Aug 18 2019
AUG
19

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

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

AUG
20

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

AUG
21

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

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

AUG
24

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

AUG
26

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 Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Aug 26   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults book club book discussion

PLEASE NOTE: Gravesend Library has graciously offered to host this book discussion while Sheepshead Bay Library is closed for renovation.

Guest moderator Rashida Ismaili AbuBakr will be discussing "Winter in the Blood" by James Welsh.

Adult Book Club/Discussion

AUG
28

Magic Show: Amazing Ken with Ken Levy

Wed, Aug 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids magic show summer reading closing celebration

Prepare to be amazed as Brooklyn’s own “Amazing Ken” delights with magic.  Music, illusions, and full audience participation make this a delightful experience for the entire family.

Magic Show: Amazing Ken with Ken Levy

SEP
18

Mental Health First Aid

Wed, Sep 18   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults mental health mhfa

As part of the City's ThriveNYC initiative, the NYC Health Department is offering free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training to all New Yorkers. This is an eight hour training. Mental Health First Aid trainings provide proven...

Featured Event Register
Mental Health First Aid

SEP
25

Billy Bragg Discusses "The Three Dimensions of Freedom," with Amy Goodman

Wed, Sep 25   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents

Co-presented with Greenlight Books, BPL Presents musician and activist Billy Bragg, in conversation with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman. Bragg diagnoses the crisis of accountability in Western democracies in this new series of political...

Register
Billy Bragg Discusses "The Three Dimensions of Freedom," with Amy Goodman

SEP
30

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Sep 30   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Gravesend Library

Adults book club book discussion

PLEASE NOTE: Gravesend Library has graciously offered to host this book discussion while Sheepshead Bay Library is closed for renovation.

Guest moderator Rashida Ismaili AbuBakr will be discussing "The Big Sky" by A.B. Guthrie, Jr.

Adult Book Club/Discussion

OCT
5

Events for Youth and Families: A Bilingual Family Concert with Mister G

Sat, Oct 5   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

Ben Gundersheimer (MISTER G) is a Latin GRAMMY Award-winning artist, author, activist, and educator. Hailed as “a bilingual rock star” by the Washington Post, he tours internationally playing everywhere from Lollapalooza and Lincoln Center to...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: A Bilingual Family Concert with Mister G

OCT
8

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Sunny Songsters

Tue, Oct 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Come sing and dance with the Sunny Songsters! We take children on an exciting musical journey filled with instruments, scarves, bubbles and much more. We sing a mix of original tunes and classic children's songs.

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Sunny Songsters

OCT
12

Events for Youth & Families: New York International Children's Film Festival: Kid Flicks One

Sat, Oct 12   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids family movie movies

Bigger, brighter, bolder—change is in the air in NYICFF Kid Flicks 1, brimming with fun and clever stories of growth and transformation. If you’ve ever been the youngest of the group, you’ll sympathize with the little tadpole who always falls a...

Featured Event
Events for Youth & Families: New York International Children's Film Festival: Kid Flicks One

OCT
15

Franklin Furnace: Performance Is Public Artist Talk and Reception

Tue, Oct 15   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents exhibitions

We welcome you to an artist talk with visionary artist and Franklin Furnace Founder Martha Wilson. Reception to follow with light fare and refreshments served.

View information on the Franklin Furnace: Performance Is Public exhibition...

Register
Franklin Furnace: Performance Is Public Artist Talk and Reception

OCT
19

Events for Youth and Families: Schoolhouse Rock by Plaza Theatrical Productions

Sat, Oct 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

"Schoolhouse Rock" A pop culture phenomenon comes to the musical stage in Schoolhouse Rock Live! The Emmy Award-winning 1970s Saturday morning cartoon series that taught history, grammar, math and more through clever, tuneful songs is not only...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Schoolhouse Rock by Plaza Theatrical Productions

OCT
22

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Fiddle Foxes

Tue, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Join the Fiddle Foxes for an unforgettable musical adventure that will have both kids and grownups rockin’ and rollin’! Designed for children to have an all-out blast while exploring their musical intuition, Fiddle Foxes perform an array of kids...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Fiddle Foxes

OCT
26

Events for Youth and Families: Hot Peas 'n Butter Live! Music for Every Nation & Generation

Sat, Oct 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

Led by Danny Lapidus, the award-winning family music band, Hot Peas 'n Butter, wows thousands of young audiences across the nation every year with their interactive, roots music from around the world.

With eight award-winning albums and...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Hot Peas 'n Butter Live! Music for Every Nation & Generation

NOV
2

Events for Youth and Families: Calpulli Community Celebrates Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead)

Sat, Nov 2   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music performance

Join young dancers from Calpulli Community as they perform to festive songs in honor of dia de muertos (day of the dead), a native Mexican tradition that celebrates the unending bonds between us and our loved ones.

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Calpulli Community Celebrates Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead)

NOV
5

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Music with Marc: Around the World and Back Again!

Tue, Nov 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Marc Evan Diaz is an accomplished Urban Music Educator and Music Producer who has produced 16 international children’s albums representing songs from different countries, styles, and time periods. Come sing with Marc as we explore music from this...

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing: Music with Marc: Around the World and Back Again!

NOV
9

Events for Youth and Families: Book Launch: Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure by Eva Chen

Sat, Nov 9   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids author talks

Brooklyn Public Library and Stories Bookshop are thrilled to present an afternoon of fun and fashion with Eva Chen for Brooklyn families. Come hear her new picture book, Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure!

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Book Launch: Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure by Eva Chen

NOV
16

Events for Youth and Families: The Monster Who Ate My Peas by ArtsPower

Sat, Nov 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids performance

Based on the multi-award winning book written by Danny Schnitzlein and illustrated by Matthew Faulkner, ArtsPower’s musical tells the funny and poignant story of a young boy who doesn’t want to eat his peas. When a crafty monster appears...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: The Monster Who Ate My Peas by ArtsPower

NOV
23

Events for Youth and Families: Cara's Caterpillars

Sat, Nov 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

Clap, dance, sing, and party along with Cara Samantha and her magical musicians as they crawl their way into your hearts with a variety of pop, Motown, Disney, and family favorite songs!

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Cara's Caterpillars

DEC
11

Первый шаг к началу бизнеса /First Step to Starting a Business

Wed, Dec 11   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning business russian small business

Первый шаг к началу бизнеса
(First Step to Starting a Business)
-Цель этого курса - помочь вам понять, чего требует начало бизнеса в Нью-Йорке, и определить свои собственные ожидания относительно жизни в качестве владельца бизнеса....

Register
Первый шаг к началу бизнеса /First Step to Starting a Business

DEC
18

Создание бизнес-идеи, которая работает / Creating a Business Idea that Works

Wed, Dec 18   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning business russian small business

Создание бизнес-идеи, которая работает
(Creating a Business Idea that Works)
-Цель этого курса - предоставить вам инструменты для анализа ваших клиентов, отрасли и конкурентов.

• Среда, 18 декабря 2019 г. с 18:00 до 20:00...

Register
Создание бизнес-идеи, которая работает / Creating a Business Idea that Works

DEC
30

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Dec 30   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book club book discussion

Our book discussion takes place on the last Monday of every month.

Titles for discussion soon to be announced.

Adult Book Club/Discussion

JAN
27

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Jan 27   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book club book discussion

Our book discussion takes place on the last Monday of every month.

Titles for discussion soon to be announced.

Adult Book Club/Discussion

FEB
24

Adult Book Club/Discussion

Mon, Feb 24   1:30 pm to 2:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book club book discussion

Our book discussion takes place on the last Monday of every month.

Titles for discussion soon to be announced.

Adult Book Club/Discussion

close navigation