Events at BPL

All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 in observance of President's Day.

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o and Peter Kimani with Andy Tepper Wednesday, February 22, 2017 7:30 pm
Central Library, Dweck Center Start Here ›

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:00 pm
Central Library, Room 214
NY Writers Coalition Logo

Join NY Writers Coalition and writer Miguel Angeles in the new year, as we put pen to paper and see what happens. In this Spanish/English bilingual workshop we'll find inspiration from some of our favorite Latinx storytellers and...

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 7:00 pm
Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

In his compelling new book, Theodore Hamm presents Douglass's controversial and impassioned speeches given in Brooklyn during the Civil War era.  He explores not only the content of his speeches, but their effect on Brooklyn audiences....

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Registration Closed
Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:00 pm
Central Library, Trustees' Room
1984 Book Cover

*Registration Closed. Please click here for additional sessions. BPL will be hosting a book discussion group on George Orwell's 1984 every month for 48 months beginning in January 2017. Each discussion cycle will be facilitated by a...

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Saturday, February 25, 2017 1:00 pm
Gerritsen Beach Library

Come join us for wonderful musical moments with L A Blacksmith & Wayne Holmes. They will take you on their time machine and share some of the hits of these artists like Let the Good Times Roll; Georgia; I’ve Got A Woman; Superstition...

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Kid Events

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017