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JUL
15

History’s Highlights: A Reading and Discussion Series (The Age of Napoleon)

Mon, Jul 15   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults book discussion

Age of Napoleon (volume 11 of The Story of Civilization by Will and Ariel Durant)

We will survey some key events of the French Revolution and the life of Napoleon. We will also discuss Beethoven and his musical creativity....

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History’s Highlights: A Reading and Discussion Series (The Age of Napoleon)

JUL
16

Coloring

Tue, Jul 16   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Poetry Workshop to Celebrate Walt Whitman's 200th Anniversary

Tue, Jul 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults creative writing poetry

Come to our Poetry workshop celebrating the best of Walt Whitman's (1819-1891) poetry.  We will read and discuss some of his poetry and perhaps write some of our own.

Poetry Workshop to Celebrate Walt Whitman's 200th Anniversary

Game On!

Tue, Jul 16   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Read and Play

Tue, Jul 16   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Teen Time

Tue, Jul 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

Tue, Jul 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lego robotics techknowledge teen time

Join the Robotics League hosted at Sunset Park Branch!!

Do you love LEGO’s robotics and teamwork? Here at Sunset Park Branch you can join the robotics summer league. This consists of 6 weeks of robotics workshops leading up to the...

Register
BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

After School Homework Help

Tue, Jul 16   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

After School Stories

Tue, Jul 16   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun! For children 5 to 12 with and without disabilities

After School Stories

NYWC Write Now

Tue, Jul 16   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

Tue, Jul 16   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S. citizen, we can help.

Join our free exam preparation group!

For more information, call 718.435.3648.

U.S. Citizenship Exam Preparation

JUL
17

Coloring

Wed, Jul 17   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 1

Wed, Jul 17   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime summer reading

Join us for a half-hour of fun books, songs, and rhymes, followed by a half-hour of playtime. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Each session is limited to 15 children. Tickets are first come, first served, and can be...

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 1

Game On!

Wed, Jul 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 2

Wed, Jul 17   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music story play storytime summer reading

Join us for a half-hour of fun books, songs, and rhymes, followed by a half-hour of playtime. Reading is Fundamental (RIF) is included.

Each session is limited to 15 children. Tickets are first come, first served, and can be...

Story Play with Reading is Fundamental (RIF): Session 2

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Wed, Jul 17   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years music spanish story play storytime

Cuentos, Juegos, canciones, rimas y actividades divertidas para los pequeños de 1- 5 años. Programa bilingüe en español e inglés .

Stories, games, songs, fingerplay, rhymes, and fun activities for Children ages 1-5 years old. Bilingual...

La Hora Mágica de los Pequeños

Ask A Tech

Wed, Jul 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park 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? Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We provide help with:

...

Ask A Tech

Cover Letter Basics

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults career resume

Learn how and why to customize your cover letter to the job you are applying for, with tips, advice, and do’s & don’ts. Create a cover letter that will make you stand out from the competition and give you the best chance of getting the...

Register
Cover Letter Basics

DIY: Arts and Craft

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens arts and crafts diy teen time

Have fun with arts and craft and unleash your creative side! Make something and bring it home. Materials will be provided while supplies last.

DIY: Arts and Craft

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school literacy

This program enhances and encourages students ages 6-10 to improve their reading skills.

Summer Reading Coach

Film: History of the Puerto Ricans in the U.S.: Pura Belpré

Wed, Jul 17   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults all ages spanish

Come and enjoy this film about Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian in New York City, also a writer, collector of folktales, and puppeteer.

Film: History of the Puerto Ricans in the U.S.: Pura Belpré

JUL
18

Coloring

Thu, Jul 18   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Game On!

Thu, Jul 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Thu, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids literacy team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their cargivers to help improve reading skills with tips and fun activities, all while encouraging a lifelong love of reading.

Making Connections: How do you...

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens bklyn robotics league lego robotics techknowledge teen time

Join the Robotics League hosted at Sunset Park Branch!!

Do you love LEGO’s robotics and teamwork? Here at Sunset Park Branch you can join the robotics summer league. This consists of 6 weeks of robotics workshops leading up to the...

Register
BRL: Sunset Park Robotics

Adult Coloring

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts diy

Come to Adult Coloring, express yourself creatively, and have a good time.

 

Adult Coloring

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

Teen Anime Club

Thu, Jul 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens anime and manga arts and crafts teen time video games

Do you like watching anime? Love to talk about anime?

Every Thursday, we'll watch episodes of animes voted by members, play anime style video games, make anime-inspired crafts, and more!

What are you waiting for? Come...

Teen Anime Club

JUL
19

Coloring

Fri, Jul 19   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Game On!

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Knitting

Fri, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

A trained knitting teacher helps participants with their various projects.

Knitting

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jul 19   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids reading is fundamental

For kids and tweens/teens ages 6 to 17, Reading is Fundamental (RIF) promotes literacy and rewards kids and tweens/teens for reading with free books. The activity occurs on Fridays from 3:30 to 5PM at the Sunset Park Library.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

JUL
20

Saturday Storytime!

Sat, Jul 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids all ages music saturday storytime

Join us every Saturday for a reading of some of your favorite books, as well as some that we think you'll enjoy! All ages are welcome!

Saturday Storytime!

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, and math through music, stories, art, and play will help you and your child...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Little Scientists

Sat, Jul 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years little scientists stem & steam

STEM activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Little Scientists

Build with Duplo

Sat, Jul 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Enjoy a  Duplo program for children in the first five years.

Build with Duplo

Summer Reading Coach

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school literacy

This program enhances and encourages students ages 6-10 to improve their reading skills.

Summer Reading Coach

Build with Lego

Sat, Jul 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids build with duplo diy first five years stem & steam

Enjoy a Lego program.

Build with Lego

JUL
22

Coloring

Mon, Jul 22   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Game On!

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

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Kids Create

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Create an arts & crafts project and have fun with your friends.

For ages 6 to 12.

Kids Create

NYWC Write Now

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Meeting Room

Adults creative writing writing workshop

Are you working on a memoir, poem, or story and looking for some friendly feedback? Maybe you just want to put pen to paper and see what happens. Join NY Writers Coalition for a free, drop-in writing workshop available to the general public....

NYWC Write Now

Origami

Mon, Jul 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts diy

Children will work with origami, the Japanese art of folding paper into decorative shapes and figures.

Origami

JUL
23

Coloring

Tue, Jul 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts

A fun coloring program for kids.

Coloring

Current Events Workshop

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

Adults adult learning environment support groups

Come to our Current Events workshop to discuss what's happening in the Sunset Park community and in the rest of the world.  Come and listen and make yourself heard on a timely topic you've always wanted to discuss!

Current Events Workshop

Game On!

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

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 can play board games and other table top games. Bring a friend or make a new one!

Game On!

Read and Play

Tue, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Teen Time

Tue, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Come and draw, color, write, read, or just chill and hang out with your friends in your own library space!

Teen Time

After School Homework Help

Tue, Jul 23   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids after school homework help

A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

After School Homework Help

After School Stories

Tue, Jul 23   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun! For children 5 to 12 with and without disabilities.

After School Stories

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