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FEB
20

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Thu, Feb 20   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Coloring for Kids

Thu, Feb 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

Team Up To Read: Mind Movies

Thu, Feb 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids team up to read

Improve comprehension by making “mind movies” to visualize stories.

Enjoy drawing with colored pencils to visualize a story!

Team Up To Read: Mind Movies

Chess Workshop

Thu, Feb 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brower Park Library

Kids Chess Workshop game on

Chess Master Juan Tica with show you the basics or step up your game...

Chess Workshop

Chess Workshop

Thu, Feb 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play chess every Thursday at 4:00.

All ages and skill levels welcomed!

Chess Workshop

Shape Up New York

Thu, Feb 20   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults fitness

Work up a sweat and get in shape, the fun way...

Shape Up New York

INCREDIBLE ADVENTURES OF THE SISTINE MADONA

Thu, Feb 20   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults humanities and art lectures and discussions russian

У нас в гостях вновь ЛЕОНИД РАЕВСКИЙ, журналист и автор путеводителей по Европе, со своим новым сообщением:

НЕВЕРОЯТНЫЕ ПРИКЛЮЧЕНИЯ СИКСТИНСКОЙ МАДОННЫ.

Вы вспомните: о великом художнике РАФАЭЛЕ САНТИ и его мадоннах Узнаете: о...

INCREDIBLE ADVENTURES OF THE SISTINE MADONA

Let's Record and Edit Cancelled

Thu, Feb 20   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Recording Studio

Adults music podcasting and audio recording techknowledge

This beginner's audio course will cover how to record with the tools in the Info Commons Recording Studio. We'll discuss microphone types, learn how to use a digital audio workstation to record vocals, and cover how to make common edits.

...

Let's Record and Edit

Brooklyn Poets CoPresents Three Poets Reading

Thu, Feb 20   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents poetry

Poet, storyteller and essayist Roberto Carlos Garcia is the author of black / Maybe (Willow Books, 2019) and Melancolía (Červená Barva Press, 2016) and the founder of the cooperative press Get Fresh Books Publishing. His poems and prose have...

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Brooklyn Poets CoPresents Three Poets Reading

FEB
21

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Feb 21   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bedford Library

Adults finance income tax tax help

All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Fri, Feb 21   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Coloring for Kids

Fri, Feb 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

Chess Club

Fri, Feb 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Adults Chess Workshop game on

Meets 3:30-5:30pm Fridays Art and Music Division. Enjoy a leisurely game of chess for all ages. All skill levels welcome.

Chess Club

2020 PowerUP! Business Plan Competition Orientation

Fri, Feb 21   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business

Every Success Story Has a Beginning!

Enter PowerUP! and you could win a CASH AWARD to start your business. Attend classes, meet with a business counselor and learn how to write a business plan. To apply, you must attend an orientation....

Featured Event Register
2020 PowerUP! Business Plan Competition Orientation

FEB
22

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Sat, Feb 22   10:30 am to 12:30 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Featured Event
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 22   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

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

 

Saturday Storytime

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Registration

Sat, Feb 22   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning health and wellness

Information session. Register for this up coming program. Find out about meditation, exercise and stress relief.

 

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Registration

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Sat, Feb 22   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Brooklyn Robotics League FINAL COMPETITION

Sat, Feb 22   11:30 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Kids bklyn robotics league techknowledge

The Brooklyn Robotics League is in full swing and we are quickly approaching the finale!

The top twelve teams will battle it out to see who will be the Brooklyn Robotics League champions for 2020. First, second and third place...

Featured Event
Brooklyn Robotics League FINAL COMPETITION

Russian Folktales & Fairy Tales / Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для Детей

Sat, Feb 22   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids russian saturday storytime

Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для школьников и дошкольников.

You and your child will enjoy classic Folk Tales and Fairytales, your favorite songs, and join in other activities in this playful program.

A multi-sensory learning...

Russian Folktales & Fairy Tales / Русские Народные Сказки и Фольклор для Детей

Duplo Brick Builders

Sat, Feb 22   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo

Join an afternoon of fun and building! Come build as a team or work on your own creation. We'll provide the Duplo Bricks! ! See what your imagination can create! Parents and Children are welcome.

Duplo Brick Builders

9th Annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

Sat, Feb 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family movies

Welcome to the ninth annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival—a yearly video contest in which kid filmmakers create weird short movies that tell the entire stories of Newbery award-winning books in about 90 seconds. The screening is hosted by...

Featured Event Register
9th Annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 22   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Movies from the Wild, Wild West : El Mariachi

Sat, Feb 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults movies movies at the library

 

1992. Robert Rodriguez, Directs this violent tale of a Mexican Musician  who is mistaken for another man marked for death and pursued by numerous hitmen...  a dusty contemporary western set below the border in Mexico......

Movies from the Wild, Wild West : El Mariachi

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Feb 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults creative aging inclusive services sign language

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons, where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

FEB
24

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Mon, Feb 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Tai-Chi for Beginners

Mon, Feb 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults creative aging fitness

“Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance while promoting serenity through gentle, flowing movements.”

If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi workshop...

Tai-Chi for Beginners

Coloring for Kids

Mon, Feb 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

After School Homework Help

Mon, Feb 24   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids after school homework help

Free homework help for grades 1-8!

After School Homework Help

FEB
25

Storytime

Tue, Feb 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

2020 Census Recruiting Event

Tue, Feb 25   10:30 am to 1:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults 2020 census career

The U.S. Census Bureau is currently hiring for a variety of temporary full-time and flexible part-time jobs. No resumés or cover letters are required to apply. Pay rates start at $28 per hour!

You will have the opportunity to learn about...

2020 Census Recruiting Event

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Shine and the Moonbeams

Tue, Feb 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Shine and the Moonbeams take the best rhythmic elements of popular music to give family audiences a soulfully satisfying experience. Come jump, grove, shakes, and sings along.

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Shine and the Moonbeams

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Tue, Feb 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime

Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games. Little Hands Craft Time means more fun and more crafts. Join us to sing and learn about the Letter People.

For children ages 2 1/2 to 4 years old and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Registration

Tue, Feb 25   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults adult learning health and wellness

Information session. Register for this up coming program. Find out about meditation, exercise and stress relief.

 

Falun Dafa Exercise and Meditation Registration

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Tue, Feb 25   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Coloring for Kids

Tue, Feb 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

Kids Create

Tue, Feb 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Join us for a fun and engaging craft or art project.  Bring your creative side and let's create!

Kids Create

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

Tue, Feb 25   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults computer basics russian

Требуется регистрация. Зарегистрируйтесь на информационной стойке.

Станьте мастером своего компьютера, планшета или смартфона с Аркадием Клаузовым!

Посетите бесплатный урок, который сделает вас боссом своего компьютера, планшета...

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz and Anand Giridharadas in conversation with Elmira Bayrasli

Tue, Feb 25   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents

In a live recording of Project Syndicate’s Opinion Has It podcast, Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, NYT best-selling author Anand Giridharadas, and host and Foreign Policy Interrupted co-founder Elmira Bayrasli take a deep look at widening...

Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz and Anand Giridharadas in conversation with Elmira Bayrasli

FEB
26

2020 PowerUP! Business Plan Competition Orientation

Wed, Feb 26   9:30 am to 11:00 am   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business

Every Success Story Has a Beginning!

Enter PowerUP! and you could win a CASH AWARD to start your business. Attend classes, meet with a business counselor and learn how to write a business plan. To apply, you must attend an orientation....

Featured Event Register
2020 PowerUP! Business Plan Competition Orientation

Story Time

Wed, Feb 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Stories and song at the Library.

Story Time

Story Time

Wed, Feb 26   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Stories and song at the Library.

Story Time

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Wed, Feb 26   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Adults finance income tax tax help

All AARP free tax preparation sites for low and middle income taxpayers operate on a first come, first served basis. To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required...

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Small Business Cyber Preparation with SCORE

Wed, Feb 26   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business community partner small business

Did you know that small and mid-sized businesses are more impacted by cyberattacks than the larger corporations you are always hearing about? That’s because smaller businesses have limited IT resources, inexperience with government regulations,...

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Small Business Cyber Preparation with SCORE

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Wed, Feb 26   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale Friends of the Library

Come & browse our selection of donated books!  All proceeds raised by the Friends of the Sheepshead Bay Library will be used to improve the library's many free services and programs.

We invite you to become a Friend of...

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Coloring for Kids

Wed, Feb 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

After School Homework Help

Wed, Feb 26   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids after school homework help

Free homework help for grades 1-8!

After School Homework Help

Explore and Create

Wed, Feb 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids after school Artists on Site arts and crafts kids explore

Kids Create Arts & Crafts

Give your child a chance to embrace his artistic side.  Your creative kid will love exploring the many ways to express himself.  Your kids will love our collection of art projects!

Explore and Create

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера Cancelled

Wed, Feb 26   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults computer basics russian

Требуется регистрация. Зарегистрируйтесь на информационной стойке.

Станьте мастером своего компьютера, планшета или смартфона с Аркадием Клаузовым!

Посетите бесплатный урок, который сделает вас боссом своего компьютера, планшета...

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Feb 26   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Meeting...

Fiber Arts Group

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