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Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   10:30 am to 11:00 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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten

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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Afterschool Homework Help

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in K - 8th...

Afterschool Homework Help

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Feb 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years ready set kindergarten

For children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science, & math through music,...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Sat, Feb 29   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

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

Sat, Feb 29   12:00 pm to 12:30 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 29   12:30 pm to 1:00 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

Kotchegna: Dance Traditions from Ivory Coast

Sat, Feb 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family

Performing in elaborate masks to the explosive percussion of a corps of brilliant drummers, Kotchegna Dance Company's irresistible excitement and pulsating rhythms are an experience to behold. Join master dancer and percussionist Vado Diomande...

Featured Event
Kotchegna: Dance Traditions from Ivory Coast

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Feb 29   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

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Classical Interludes: Carnegie Hall Citywide: David Krakauer and Kathleen Tagg, Breath + Hammer

Sun, Mar 1   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents classical interludes music

*Please note: This program is at capacity and reservations are no longer being accepted.

Influences of world music, jazz, classical, experimental techniques, and electronics blend together in this unique collaboration. Krakauer’s use of...

Classical Interludes: Carnegie Hall Citywide: David Krakauer and Kathleen Tagg, Breath + Hammer

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Small Business Sales Summit with SCORE

Mon, Mar 2   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business community partner small business

Leverage Your Relationships to Grow Your Business

Small businesses are always looking for ways to increase their visibility, connect with more prospects and close more sales. Connecting with prospective customers, establishing...

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Small Business Sales Summit with SCORE

HSE Screening

Mon, Mar 2   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library Learning Center

Adults adult learning hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma?

Come in to begin an assessment of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep class, registered for the TASC exam, or...

Featured Event
HSE Screening

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Mon, Mar 2   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

Mon, Mar 2   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, Mar 2   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

Computer Basics

Mon, Mar 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults computer basics techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to use a computer or how to explore the Internet?

Need more instruction before confidently using a computer?

This class introduces new PC users to the hardware, applications and techniques used to navigate...

Computer Basics

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Storytime

Tue, Mar 3   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

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Tue, Mar 3   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

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Tue, Mar 3   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, Mar 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

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Brooklyn Small Business Resource Fair (Grand Army Plaza)

Wed, Mar 4   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business small business

Come and join us for the Brooklyn Small Business Resource Fair to receive FREE guidance from various City agencies to grow and expand your small business!

At the resource fair, entrepreneurs and business owners will have the opportunity...

Register
Brooklyn Small Business Resource Fair (Grand Army Plaza)

Story Time

Wed, Mar 4   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

AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Wed, Mar 4   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

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Wed, Mar 4   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, Mar 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons. 

Coloring for Kids

Library Lab

Wed, Mar 4   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids after school library lab stem & steam

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity through...

Library Lab

After School Homework Help

Wed, Mar 4   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, Mar 4   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

Wed, Mar 4   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, Mar 4   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

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Wed, Mar 4   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Brower Park Writer's Group

Wed, Mar 4   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults creative writing writing workshop

A weekly gathering of writers. You may read whatever you'd like, as long as you wrote it. If you'd like feedback, that's available, but optional. Writing prompts are offered as well.

Brower Park Writer's Group

Global Citizen Poetry

Wed, Mar 4   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults literacy poetry

Inspired by Ilya Kaminsky’s “Poets in the World” series, Global Citizen Poetry will examine the work of living poets based outside of the United States. In addition to the “Poets in the World” anthologies, we will read New Generation African...

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Global Citizen Poetry

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Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Thu, Mar 5   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, Mar 5   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: Making Connections

Thu, Mar 5   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bedford Library

Kids team up to read

How do our personal experiences help us to understand what we’re reading?

Create a visual reader’s response using fun watercolor painting!

Team Up To Read: Making Connections

Chess Workshop

Thu, Mar 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 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, Mar 5   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, Mar 5   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

Friends of Brower Park Library Meeting

Thu, Mar 5   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults Friends of the Library

Have ideas on how to make the branch a better place? Want to support the branch through advocacy and fundraising? Come and join the Friends of Brower Park Library and help us plan and support our upcoming events!

The Friends of Brower...

Friends of Brower Park Library Meeting

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AARP Free Tax Help and Preparation

Fri, Mar 6   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

Read Across Brooklyn

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Brower Park Library

Kids read across brooklyn storytime

"Read Across America" is "Read Across Brooklyn" at BPL!

This year, we've chosen The Doorbell Rang by Pat Hutchins for our Read Across Brooklyn read aloud! The accompanying activities will complement the 2020 Census, since...

Read Across Brooklyn

Read Across Brooklyn

Fri, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids read across brooklyn

Help us celebrate with a Read Aloud of The Doorbell Rang! written and illustrated by Pat Hutchins

Read Across Brooklyn

Chair Yoga for Beginners

Fri, Mar 6   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library

Older Adults creative aging fitness yoga and meditation

There are many benefits of yoga: improved strength, flexibility and mental clarity, as well as improved posture and reduced stress. Chair Yoga is a non-intimidating way to start practicing yoga…and you don’t have to worry about getting up and...

Chair Yoga for Beginners

Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library Fundraising

Fri, Mar 6   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, Mar 6   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, Mar 6   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

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Sat, Mar 7   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, Mar 7   10:30 am to 11:00 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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Mar 7   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Bedford Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool ready set kindergarten

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

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

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