Branch Events

Kensington Library Events

  • Computer Basics Class--Word 2010
    Wednesday, April 16, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    No experience necessary. Registration required.

  • Teen Tech Time: Lego Mindstorm
    Wednesday, April 16, 2014 3:45PM
    Kensington Library

    Using Lego Mindstorm Robots, participants are given the knowledge and hands on experience to assemble and program their own creations. Join guest instructor Jackson Gomes as he demonstrates these lego robots.

  • Game On!: Table Games
    Thursday, April 17, 2014 1:30PM
    Kensington Library

    Come to the library and play a wide assortment of table games with your friends and family!

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, April 17, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • First Five Years Story & Play
    Friday, April 18, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Play with toys and hear stories. Ages 0 to 5. Space is limited. Pick up a ticket at the Children's Reference Desk on the morning of the program. Please call 718-436-0545 for more information.

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, April 18, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • Stomp, Clap & Sing: Elaine Gil
    Monday, April 21, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    If you want a great workout and a fun environment, Elaine Gil is an energetic, motivating and fun teacher!

  • Spring Movie!
    Monday, April 21, 2014 1:30PM
    Kensington Library

    Title TBA

  • Movie (TBA)
    Monday, April 21, 2014 1:30PM
    Kensington Library

    Movie showing for children, title TBA.

  • Teen Tech Time--Garage Band
    Monday, April 21, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Teens and tweens, come learn to make music on Garage Band, using our new iPads.

  • Game On! Chess
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:30PM
    Kensington Library

    Chess for kids! Come on down and play one of humankind's oldest, most storied games with friends, old and new. All levels welcome.

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • English Conversation Group
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Practice your English language skills in an informal, conversational setting.

  • Resume Help
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Get free one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter to get the job you want.

  • Teen Tech Time--Teen Time
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Videogames (PS3 or Wii), chess, jenga, and/or other gaming activities for teens.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • Nutrition and Health Presentation
    Friday, April 25, 2014 2:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Learn about sweetened beverages, healthy eating and other health topics from a representative of Cornell University Cooperative Extension-NYC. Provided by Brooklyn Public Library's Services for Older Adults Department.

  • Services for Older Adults--Health and Nutrition Program
    Friday, April 25, 2014 2:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Free Nutrition Demonstrations brought to you by Cornell University Cooperative Extension-NYC Possible Topics: • Food Safety • How much are you eating? • Physical Activity/Portion Control • To Drink or Not To Drink • Put some color in it

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, April 25, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • Stomp, Clap & Sing: Captain Jam and Funikijam
    Monday, April 28, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Join Captain Jam and Funikijam on their Magical National Tour. This fun show brings music to life with rhythm, dance, singing, instrument play and stories.

  • Teen Tech Time--Garage Band
    Monday, April 28, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Teens and tweens, come learn to make music on Garage Band, using our new iPads.

  • Borough President’s Financial Literacy Empowerment Day: Building One Brooklyn through Financial Education
    Tuesday, April 29, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    A borough-wide initiative that will bring neighborhood specific financial education hands on workshops to Brooklynites. The workshops will be facilitated by non-profit organizations and volunteers from NY Cares.

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, April 29, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • English Conversation Group
    Tuesday, April 29, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Practice your English language skills in an informal, conversational setting.

  • Resume Help
    Tuesday, April 29, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Get free one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter to get the job you want.

  • Computer Basics Class--Excel 2010
    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    No experience necessary. Registration required.

  • Teen Tech Time--Teen Time
    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Videogames (PS3 or Wii), chess, jenga, and/or other gaming activities for teens.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, May 1, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • First Five Years Story & Play
    Friday, May 2, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Play with toys and hear stories. Ages 0 to 5. Space is limited. Pick up a ticket at the Children's Reference Desk on the morning of the program. Please call 718-436-0545 for more information.

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, May 2, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • Stomp, Clap & Sing: Elaine Gil
    Monday, May 5, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    If you want a great workout and a fun environment, Elaine Gil is an energetic, motivating and fun teacher!

  • Teen Tech Time--Garage Band
    Monday, May 5, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Teens and tweens, come learn to make music on Garage Band, using our new iPads.

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • English Conversation Group
    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Practice your English language skills in an informal, conversational setting.

  • Resume Help
    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Get free one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter to get the job you want.

  • Computer Basics Class
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    No experience necessary. Registration required.

  • Lincoln Center Local--Ring Them Bells! A Kander & Ebb Celebration
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 2:00PM
    Kensington Library

    “Willkommen,” “All That Jazz,” “Cabaret,” and “New York, New York” are just a few of the songs written by composer John Kander and lyricist Fred Ebb. Conductor and pianist Rob Fisher creates a memorable evening of musical theater featuring Chita Rivera and Joel Grey, joined by Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley.

    Lincoln Center Local is made possible in part by generous grants from the Charles H. Revson Foundation and the Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Fund. Lincoln Center Local is sponsored by Resorts World Casino New York City.

  • Teen Tech Time--Teen Time
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Videogames (PS3 or Wii), chess, jenga, and/or other gaming activities for teens.

  • DIY--Mother's Day Arts and Crafts
    Thursday, May 8, 2014 3:30PM
    Kensington Library

    Mother's Day-themed arts and crafts for teens.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, May 8, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • First Five Years Story & Play
    Friday, May 9, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Play with toys and hear stories. Ages 0 to 5. Space is limited. Pick up a ticket at the Children's Reference Desk on the morning of the program. Please call 718-436-0545 for more information.

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, May 9, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • Stomp, Clap & Sing: Rolie Polie Guacamole
    Monday, May 12, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Frank's musical style blends acoustic rock, funk and folk with catchy sing-alongs. Kids are encouraged to dance, shake and use their imaginations in this musical adventure with Rolie Polie Guacamole.

  • Teen Tech Time--Garage Band
    Monday, May 12, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Teens and tweens, come learn to make music on Garage Band, using our new iPads.

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • English Conversation Group
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Practice your English language skills in an informal, conversational setting.

  • Resume Help
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Get free one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter to get the job you want.

  • Computer Basics Class--Intro to Internet, E-Mail
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    No experience necessary. Registration required.

  • Teen Tech Time--Teen Time
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Videogames (PS3 or Wii), chess, jenga, and/or other gaming activities for teens.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, May 15, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • First Five Years Story & Play
    Friday, May 16, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Play with toys and hear stories. Ages 0 to 5. Space is limited. Pick up a ticket at the Children's Reference Desk on the morning of the program. Please call 718-436-0545 for more information.

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, May 16, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • Bike the Branches: Mime Workshop by Urban Stages Theater
    Saturday, May 17, 2014 2:00PM
    Kensington Library

    World renowned performing artist, Bill Bowers, shares a short performance and teaches some of the fundamentals of mime

  • Stomp, Clap & Sing: Elaine Gil
    Monday, May 19, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    If you want a great workout and a fun environment, Elaine Gil is an energetic, motivating and fun teacher!

  • Teen Tech Time--Garage Band
    Monday, May 19, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Teens and tweens, come learn to make music on Garage Band, using our new iPads.

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • English Conversation Group
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Practice your English language skills in an informal, conversational setting.

  • Resume Help
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Get free one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter to get the job you want.

  • Computer Basics Class--Word 2010
    Wednesday, May 21, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    No experience necessary. Registration required.

  • Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
    Wednesday, May 21, 2014 2:00PM
    Kensington Library

    This festive all-Mozart program features the exquisite Piano Trio in B-flat major, K. 502; the charming Horn Quintet in E-flat major, K. 407, and the exuberant Viola Quintet in C major. This season-closing program is performed by pianist Soyeon Kate Lee; violinists Benjamin Beilman and Ani Kavafian; violists Lily Francis and Paul Neubauer; cellist Timothy Eddy, and horn player Radovan Vlatković.

    Lincoln Center Local is made possible in part by generous grants from the Charles H. Revson Foundation and the Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Fund. Lincoln Center Local is sponsored by Resorts World Casino New York City.

  • Teen Tech Time--Teen Time
    Wednesday, May 21, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Videogames (PS3 or Wii), chess, jenga, and/or other gaming activities for teens.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, May 22, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • First Five Years Story & Play
    Friday, May 23, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Play with toys and hear stories. Ages 0 to 5. Space is limited. Pick up a ticket at the Children's Reference Desk on the morning of the program. Please call 718-436-0545 for more information.

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, May 23, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, May 27, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • English Conversation Group
    Tuesday, May 27, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Practice your English language skills in an informal, conversational setting.

  • Resume Help
    Tuesday, May 27, 2014 6:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Get free one-on-one assistance on how to tailor your resume or cover letter to get the job you want.

  • Computer Basics Class--Power Point
    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    No experience necessary. Registration required.

  • Teen Tech Time--Teen Time
    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Videogames (PS3 or Wii), chess, jenga, and/or other gaming activities for teens.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, May 29, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • First Five Years Story & Play
    Friday, May 30, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Play with toys and hear stories. Ages 0 to 5. Space is limited. Pick up a ticket at the Children's Reference Desk on the morning of the program. Please call 718-436-0545 for more information.

  • DIY: Creative Writing Club
    Friday, May 30, 2014 4:00PM
    Kensington Library

    With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process.

  • Stomp, Clap & Sing: Elaine Gil
    Monday, June 2, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    If you want a great workout and a fun environment, Elaine Gil is an energetic, motivating and fun teacher!

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, June 3, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • Summer Reading Kickoff!
    Thursday, June 5, 2014 1:00PM
    Kensington Library

    Start your summer reading with games, prizes, activities, and more!

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, June 5, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • ESOL Class
    Tuesday, June 10, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library

  • The Eight Seas perform!
    Wednesday, June 11, 2014 11:00AM
    Kensington Library

    Local singing group The Eight Seas perform Golden Oldies and the hits of the '60s. They will be joined by special guests The Super Cools.

  • ESOL Class
    Thursday, June 12, 2014 5:00PM
    Kensington Library