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Managing Your Finances During Uncertain Times | Restoration

Wed, Sep 30   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business finance Virtual Programming

Presented by Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation (Restoration)

This webinar will guide you on how to budget and plan in light of the loss of income and other financial stresses you may be facing as a result of Covid-19. It will...

Managing Your Finances During Uncertain Times | Restoration

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Wed, Sep 30   5:30 pm to 6:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time Virtual Programming

Figure out who the imposters are! 

You have to download Among Us. The game is a free download on most phones or 5 dollars on Steam.

We use Zoom to talk, so register for a secure link. 

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Virtual Chinese Conversation Group

Wed, Sep 30   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning chinese conversations Virtual Programming

Welcome to join other students in learning to speak Chinese through this virtual Chinese Conversation Group for beginners. Please register for this group with your name and email. The zoom link will be sent to your email one hour before the...

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Virtual Chinese Conversation Group

Adult Yoga with Melanie

Wed, Sep 30   6:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Adults summer reading Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Join Melanie Morgan for alignment-based flow classes uploaded every Wednesday at 6pm! Each class lasts about one hour and 15 minutes. All levels are welcome!

 

Adult Yoga with Melanie

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Wed, Sep 30   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations support groups Virtual Programming

The group is informal and completely free, it is a peer support group. This program is only for those who lost their loved ones to suicide.

No need to struggle alone. Come and share your story with other survivors for mutual support....

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Virtual Readaloud--The Obsidian Tower by Melissa Caruso

Wed, Sep 30   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Join us on the Kensington Library Facebook page as we continue our serial reading of Melissa Caruso's new book, The Obsidian Tower.  This week, we'll enjoy chapters 27 and 28. 

Set in a world of magic and complicated...

Virtual Readaloud--The Obsidian Tower by Melissa Caruso

Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

Wed, Sep 30   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Looking for company while your hands are busy with yarn or textiles? Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting/sewing/fiber arts session to share your projects and hangout.

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to host...

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Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

Create and Tell: Oil Painting 油画艺术

Wed, Sep 30   8:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults artist talks arts and crafts

Create and Tell is a series of online gatherings for anyone who wants to practice and hone art skills and gain feedback from others.  Participants are encouraged to show their art work and tell their stories.  On September 2nd,...

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Create and Tell: Oil Painting 油画艺术

OCT
1

VIrtual Storytime with Coney Island Librarians

Thu, Oct 1   9:00 am to 11:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime Virtual Programming

Pre-recorded Virtual Story Time. 10/01-10/04

https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/

Coney Island Library presents "The Three Billy Goats Gruff", a fairy tale with a true story about goats, rhymes, songs and tips for...

VIrtual Storytime with Coney Island Librarians

Musical Yoga Storytime

Thu, Oct 1   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Join us for a storytime for toddlers incorporating live music and yoga! View the broadcast on the Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page at 10:00AM.

Musical Yoga Storytime

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

Thu, Oct 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

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Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

Park Slope Library's Virtual Storytime

Thu, Oct 1   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming

**While our in-person events are on hold, we are offering virtual programming via Facebook Live broadcasts from our branches!**  

Come join one of the Park Slope Library children's librarians for a virtual storytime!...

Park Slope Library's Virtual Storytime

Virtual Storytime with NY State Senator Kevin S. Parker

Thu, Oct 1   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Please join us for Virtual Storytime with special guest reader NY State Senator Kevin J. Parker, hosted by Yesha Naik of the Central Library's Youth Wing! We will be sharing stories, songs, and rhymes to encourage families to read together!...

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Virtual Storytime with NY State Senator Kevin S. Parker

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults support groups Virtual Programming

Facilitated by Jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC, CCCE. Jennette is a neighborhood mom in North Brooklyn, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor. 

**Registration Required!

We will be using Zoom to host this...

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Expecting and New Parents Support Group

BKLYN CookMobile: Hispanic Heritage Celebration!

Thu, Oct 1   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Community Cooking cooking hispanic heritage month teen time

Teens! Did the first day of school make you hungry?

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with CookMobile. We'll be making Asopao, a delicious vegetable and spiced chicken soup from Puerto Rico. 

Please join us LIVE on...

BKLYN CookMobile: Hispanic Heritage Celebration!

Virtual Ask a Tech

Thu, Oct 1   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class. Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We will be using Zoom to host this program....

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Virtual Ask a Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 1   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Bilingual Storytime in English and Cantonese 英語及廣東話講故事時間

Thu, Oct 1   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids chinese early literacy first five years holiday

**While our in-person events are on hold, we are offering virtual programming via this pre-recorded Bilingual Storytime with Facebook Live Chat from our branches!**   

Join us for Bilingual...

Bilingual Storytime in English and Cantonese 英語及廣東話講故事時間

Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Thu, Oct 1   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Want to learn the tips and tricks used by the greatest chess players of all time? You're at the right place! 

Welcome to Teen Chess Basics Workshop!! 

Learn how to master your chess skills with LiChess!, used by the top...

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Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Virtual D&D: Curse of Strahd!

Thu, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults table-top & board games teen time

Enter the cursed land of Barovia with Dungeon Master Eric Horwitz, in an exciting game of Dungeons and Dragons! 

Virtual D&D: Curse of Strahd!

Resume & Career Help Live!

Thu, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Open Air Ask a Tech

Thu, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics computer programming techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, find your way around the Internet or use your mobile device ? No time to attend a formal or Zoom class?

Bring your technology questions and receive an outdoor ...

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Open Air Ask a Tech

Kids Create: Alma Thomas Abstract Art

Thu, Oct 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts Virtual Programming

Today we'll examine the colorful, abstract art of African American artist, Alma Thomas. Then we'll create a piece inspired by her work! 

Suggested materials:

Paper paint cut up sponge or cork for small stamp

**...

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Kids Create: Alma Thomas Abstract Art

Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Erotica (The Darkside)

Thu, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion e-books Virtual Programming

You MUST have discord downloaded to your device and an account created. It is free! This server is for ages 18 and up. 

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished the...

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Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Erotica (The Darkside)

Book Adventures: Teaser Chapter

Thu, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids book discussion kids explore

Tune in for a favorite chapter (not necessarily the first) out of a book you might like, and please let us know in comments whether you'll be reading more :)

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library Facebook Page.

Book Adventures: Teaser Chapter

Teen Time: Jeopardy

Thu, Oct 1   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults summer reading teen time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Jeopardy! Ages 12-17 are welcome.

Online registration required. This program will take place on Zoom. Registrants will receive an email with access to the Zoom meeting prior to the event. 

This program is...

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Teen Time: Jeopardy

Healing and Resistance Through the Female Voice: Facets of the Dark Madonna with Bronx Music Heritage Center

Thu, Oct 1   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Culture Pass performance Virtual Programming

The Dark Madonna, la Magdalena, La Dominadora (Santa Marta)--these are just some of the names she is called throughout Europe and across the waters in Latin America. An inspiration for artists and musicians, she has been a healing presence for...

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Healing and Resistance Through the Female Voice: Facets of the Dark Madonna with Bronx Music Heritage Center

The Macon Writing Circle

Thu, Oct 1   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing Virtual Programming writing workshop

THE MACON WRITING CIRCLE is a bi-weekly, inclusive and supportive writing group for people interested in writing work that reflects the African Diaspora. No writing background is required and all genres are welcome. We’ll meet every other...

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The Macon Writing Circle

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Oct 1   7:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing Virtual Programming

 Whether you are looking for positive encouragement with your nearly completed novel, or you would like to try some poetry or short story writing exercises, this writing workshop is for you! Participants may share their writing and...

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Creative Writing for Teens

Virtual Bedtime Storytime with Ms. Kathy!

Thu, Oct 1   7:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for a fun bedtime storytime incorporating stories, songs, and rhymes! View the broadcast on the Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page  and the Cortelyou Library Facebook Page at 7:00 PM.

Virtual Bedtime Storytime with Ms. Kathy!

Virtual Bedtime Storytime with Ms. Pat!

Thu, Oct 1   7:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Pat, children's specialist at the New Lots Library, for a fun bedtime storytime incorporating stories, songs, and rhymes! 

View the broadcast on theNew Lots Library Facebook Page at 7:00 PM.

Virtual Bedtime Storytime with Ms. Pat!

Leonard Library Classics Book Club: Where Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forster

Thu, Oct 1   7:30 pm to 8:15 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion bookmatch

Please join us Thursday Evenings at 7:30 beginning October 1st for a lively and fun discussion of Where Angels Fear to Tread.

As E.M. Forster's first novel, it launches his interest in themes of social class and cultural encounter....

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Leonard Library Classics Book Club: Where Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forster

OCT
2

VIrtual Storytime with Coney Island Librarians

Fri, Oct 2   9:00 am to 11:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime Virtual Programming

Virtual Story Time

https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/

Coney Island Library presents "The Three Billy Goats Gruff", a fairy tale with a true story about goats, rhymes, songs and tips for promoting early literacy. Visit us...

VIrtual Storytime with Coney Island Librarians

Star Stories with the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Fri, Oct 2   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Kids astronomy Culture Pass Virtual Programming

For millennia, people have gazed at the night sky and told themselves stories about the pictures they see there. These same stars and constellations also allowed sailors to find their way back to port. Using images of the night sky, stories from...

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Star Stories with the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Virtual Mini Storytime

Fri, Oct 2   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Engage in active screentime with this pre-recorded "mini" storytime, featuring 1 song, 1 book, and 1 additional activity.

Videos will be available for 48 hours after posting, so you can watch when it works best for your family! ...

Virtual Mini Storytime

Virtual Storytime with Miss Emily

Fri, Oct 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Stories, songs, fingerplays, feltboard games, puppets, and more! A short video storytime for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers will be available on the Red Hook Library's facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/BPLRedHook/)  beginning...

Virtual Storytime with Miss Emily

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 2   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Knit Together

Fri, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

We can all sit in our homes and knit by ourselves, or we can knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

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Knit Together

Chair Yoga for Everyone

Fri, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming 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...

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Chair Yoga for Everyone

Storytime with Yesha

Fri, Oct 2   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books live music preschool storytime

Join us for a virtual storytime, with songs, rhymes, and stories at 11 AM on Brooklyn Public Library's Facebook page!

https://www.facebook.com/BrooklynPublicLibrary/

 

Storytime with Yesha

Mckinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Fri, Oct 2   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Come join Mckinley Park Branch for a fun virtual storytime program with read out louds and songs on zoom.

Registration Required!

Zoom information will be sent via email 1 hr before the program.

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Mckinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Census Tabling

Fri, Oct 2   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults 2020 census community partner

There is still time to complete your 2020 Census. If you need assistance, stop by our information table outside our library.

Census Tabling

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 2   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Storytime: Folk Friday with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Fri, Oct 2   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years hispanic heritage month preschool storytime

Join the fun with Ms. Juana and Ms Tina.  Hear new stories and favorite read aloud tale interspersed with song, rhymes and movements.    This particular storytime for preschooler and older but all are welcome to listen in. ...

Virtual Storytime: Folk Friday  with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 2   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 2   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations russian Virtual Programming world language conversation

Practice your Russian language skills in a friendly environment. For adults who have some basic knowledge of Russian language and want to improve fluency. Everyone is welcome.

Please register for the program. Registration is going to be...

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Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Macon Pageturners Book Club

Fri, Oct 2   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism book club book discussion

The Macon Pageturners read and discuss fiction and non-fiction from across the African Diaspora. We meet every first and second Friday online; at our first meeting we discuss the author and their life. At the second meeting we review the...

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Macon Pageturners Book Club

Virtual Board Games

Fri, Oct 2   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library table-top & board games Virtual Programming

Meet up online and play a really easy game using BoardGameArena. 

We will meet using Zoom. We will send out a link at 2:45. Then we can decide on a game and we can walk you through how to play. 

It is totally...

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Virtual Board Games

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