Branch Events

Macon Library Events

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, April 25, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • Neighborhood Story Time
    Friday, April 25, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parent run play session

  • Game On! Chess
    Tuesday, April 29, 2014 5:00PM
    Macon Library

    Chess players of all ages and skill levels are invited to learn chess basics and/or test your knowledge of the game with instructor Ian Fleischman.

  • Computer Basics & Beyond
    Tuesday, April 29, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    No experience necessary.

  • Story & Music Jamboree
    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

    Get in the reading groove at this high-energy story/music hour that combines new and favorite tales with songs, rhymes, dance, movement, and instrument play.

  • Bouncing Back RIF
    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, April 30, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Free Online Training Classes: Information Session
    Thursday, May 1, 2014 10:30AM
    Macon Library

    Are you looking to improve your skills to make yourself more attractive to employers in your job search? Come to an information session and find out more about the Metrix Learning System, an online learning platform that allows you to take skill-building classes in numerous subjects without paying hundreds of dollars. Attendance at an orientation, basic Internet skills, and a BPL library card are required to use the Metrix Learning System. We suggest bringing headphones. You must register by following these instructions: Send an e-mail to metrix@brooklynpubliclibrary.org. In the subject line indicate the location you will attend. In the body of the e-mail, write your name (first, last), e-mail address and telephone number.

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, May 1, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Resume & Career Help
    Thursday, May 1, 2014 2:00PM
    Macon Library

    Get one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, and more with help from a Business and Career Librarian. Walk-ins welcome.

  • Teen Tech Time
    Thursday, May 1, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, May 2, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • Neighborhood Story Time
    Friday, May 2, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parent run play session

  • Game On! Chess
    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 5:00PM
    Macon Library

    Chess players of all ages and skill levels are invited to learn chess basics and/or test your knowledge of the game with instructor Ian Fleischman.

  • Computer Basics & Beyond
    Tuesday, May 6, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    No experience necessary.

  • Story & Music Jamboree
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

    Get in the reading groove at this high-energy story/music hour that combines new and favorite tales with songs, rhymes, dance, movement, and instrument play.

  • Bouncing Back RIF
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, May 8, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Resume & Career Help
    Thursday, May 8, 2014 2:00PM
    Macon Library

    Get one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, and more with help from a Business and Career Librarian. Walk-ins welcome.

  • Teen Tech Time
    Thursday, May 8, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, May 9, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • Computer Basics & Beyond
    Tuesday, May 13, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    No experience necessary.

  • Story & Music Jamboree
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

    Get in the reading groove at this high-energy story/music hour that combines new and favorite tales with songs, rhymes, dance, movement, and instrument play.

  • Bouncing Back RIF
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, May 14, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Resume & Career Help
    Thursday, May 15, 2014 2:00PM
    Macon Library

    Get one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, and more with help from a Business and Career Librarian. Walk-ins welcome.

  • Teen Tech Time
    Thursday, May 15, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, May 16, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • Red Hot + FELA LIVE!
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    The defiant spirit and groove-heavy music of Nigerian firebrand Fela Anikulapo Kuti lives on as Afrobeat icon and Fela’s master drummer Tony Allen teams up with the cinematic dance rockers of Superhuman Happiness and stars of the next generation of Afrofuturist innovators.

  • Story & Music Jamboree
    Wednesday, May 21, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

    Get in the reading groove at this high-energy story/music hour that combines new and favorite tales with songs, rhymes, dance, movement, and instrument play.

  • Bouncing Back RIF
    Wednesday, May 21, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, May 21, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, May 22, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Teen Tech Time
    Thursday, May 22, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, May 23, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • African American Genealogy Society
    Saturday, May 24, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Workshop on how to trace your ancestry

  • Computer Basics & Beyond
    Tuesday, May 27, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    No experience necessary.

  • Story & Music Jamboree
    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

    Get in the reading groove at this high-energy story/music hour that combines new and favorite tales with songs, rhymes, dance, movement, and instrument play.

  • Bouncing Back RIF
    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, May 28, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, May 29, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Teen Tech Time
    Thursday, May 29, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, May 30, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • Computer Basics & Beyond
    Tuesday, June 3, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    No experience necessary.

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, June 4, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, June 6, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • Computer Basics & Beyond
    Tuesday, June 10, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    No experience necessary.

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, June 11, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, June 12, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, June 13, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.

  • New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo Ma
    Tuesday, June 17, 2014 6:00PM
    Macon Library

    Live From Lincoln Center rings in the new year with a special broadcast of the New York Philharmonic’s opening gala concert featuring music director Alan Gilbert and special guest cello soloist Yo-Yo Ma. The concert will feature dance-inspired orchestral works, including Azul by Osvaldo Golijov, a cello concerto written for Ma; the world premiere of an arrangement of Astor Piazzolla’s La serie del Ángel by Octavio Brunetti, commissioned by the New York Philharmonic; and two classics by Maurice Ravel, Alborada del gracioso and Boléro.

    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.

  • Crochet
    Wednesday, June 18, 2014 4:00PM
    Macon Library

  • Typing for Beginners
    Thursday, June 19, 2014 11:00AM
    Macon Library

  • Neighborhood Storytime
    Friday, June 20, 2014 1:00PM
    Macon Library

    Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to meet their neighbors at this community-led story hour where you take the lead and share your favorite stories and rhymes. Engaging toys, story kits and coloring activities also provided.