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Holiday New Book Raffle

Wed, Dec 2   10:00 am to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Virtual Programming

Join in on the HOLIDAYS NEW BOOK RAFFLE

FREE TO ENTER

Just Register here with Your Name and Email and if your registration is pulled, YOU WILL WIN A COPY OF THE NEW BOOK, "The Promised Land", by Barack Obama, or "Leave the World...

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Holiday New Book Raffle

Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group For Beginnners

Wed, Dec 2   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults conversations multilingual

All beginners welcome to practice elementary Hebrew. For all of those who missed last week's class cancelled due to an unforseen emergency, we will resume same time this Wednesday.

 

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Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group For Beginnners

Navigating Your Child's Disability: One-to-One Expert Assistance Is Here!

Wed, Dec 2   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Many situations require the assistance of an expert. We can provide one-to-one help for you and your child with:

Virtual school Issues with school re-opening  Individualized Education Program (IEP) process Early childhood services...
Navigating Your Child's Disability: One-to-One Expert Assistance Is Here!

Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Dec 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann on the Mill Basin Library Facebook Page for songs stories and literacy tips. It is geared for children ages 18mos. to 36mos. The video will remain on our facebook page for 48hrs.

Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Dec 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us on the Sunset Park Library Facebook Page for our weekly storytime!

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Silly Storytime with Miss Sarah

Wed, Dec 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years early literacy preschool storytime

Join Miss Sarah every Wednesday for virtual storytime! This week's storytime will be a Silly Storytime so we’ll be reading Poe Won’t Go by Kelley DiPucchio and Illustrated by Zacharia OHora and Nanette’s Baguette by Mo Willems

Get...

Silly Storytime with Miss Sarah

Alzheimer's Prevention: Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Wed, Dec 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults alzheimer's health and wellness Virtual Programming

For centuries, we have known that the health of the brain and the body are connected.  But now, science is able to provide insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age.  Join...

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Alzheimer's Prevention:  Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body

Babies and Books with Ms. Pat!

Wed, Dec 2   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Join Ms. Pat from the New Lots Library for Babies and Books.  It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books!  Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers.

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Babies and Books with Ms. Pat!

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Wed, Dec 2   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Storytime (Storyzoom!) with Ms. Juana from Kings Highway Library for books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language development skills.

We will gather with Zoom...

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Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Open Air Ask a Tech

Wed, Dec 2   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning 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

Desarrollando una Estrategia de Marketing (Developing a Marketing Strategy, Spanish) | NYC SBS

Wed, Dec 2   11:30 am to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner immigrant services small business

Todo propietario de una pequeña empresa sabe que la mercadotecnia es esencial, y muchos gastan mucho dinero en ella. Pero pocos tienen una estrategia de marketing basada en la investigación que garantice que cada dólar de marketing se gaste bien...

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Desarrollando una Estrategia de Marketing (Developing a Marketing Strategy, Spanish) | NYC SBS

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Dec 2   11:45 am to 1:00 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 Ask-a-Tech

Wed, Dec 2   12:30 pm to 1:30 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 Pre-School Storytime with Miss Paula

Wed, Dec 2   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Stories, songs, fingerplays, felt board games, puppets, and more! A thirty-minute storytime for preschoolers will be available on the Borough Park Library's Facebook page, but all ages can join the fun. Please click on this link to join...

Virtual Pre-School Storytime with Miss Paula

Yoga For Everyone

Wed, Dec 2   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Are you stressed with everything that's going on around you? We are offering you an hour of relaxation and tranquility. Something we all need. 

Everyone is welcome!

Seraphina is a 200 hour certified Vinyasa yoga teacher and...

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Yoga For Everyone

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Dec 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

Grab and Go Crafts

Wed, Dec 2   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Come by the Flatbush Library on and pick up a free grab and go craft kit!  Each kit contains everything you need to make your own fun crafts project.

Bags with supplies will be in Lobby from 1:00 PM – 4:00pm.

Pick them up...

Grab and Go Crafts

Virtual Learning: Google Drive

Wed, Dec 2   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Learn how you can store and share files in the cloud and access them anywhere via the internet. You will also learn how to create and edit documents, spreadsheets and presentations using the Google Docs applications.

We will be using Zoom...

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Virtual Learning: Google Drive

Introduction to Foundation Directory Online (By Candid, formerly Foundation Center, staff)

Wed, Dec 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business research Virtual Programming

Hi there,

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.

When: Dec 2, 2020 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://candid.zoom.us/meeting/register/...

Introduction to Foundation Directory Online (By Candid, formerly Foundation Center, staff)

Cuentos virtuales para niños en español (Virtual Spanish Storytime)

Wed, Dec 2   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime spanish Virtual Programming

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores en la página Brooklyn Public Library Family Facebook. (Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers on the Brooklyn...

Cuentos virtuales para niños en español (Virtual Spanish Storytime)

Creative Aging: Express Your Creativity Through Writing

Wed, Dec 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging creative writing Virtual Programming

It’s time to take all those thoughts and ideas and prepare your innovative narrative – this is the class that will guide you as your express your creativity through writing!

Our teaching artist is a seasoned professional with a gift and...

Creative Aging: Express Your Creativity Through Writing

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Dec 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 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!

Grab and go crafts

Wed, Dec 2   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Come by the Flatlands branch on Wednesday, December 2, from 2:00-3:00 pm and pick up a free grab and go craft kit! We will have model magic and decorate a mini tote bag.
While supplies last.
For ages 4-12 and for those young at heart...

Grab and go crafts

Beanstalk Storytime

Wed, Dec 2   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Kids multilingual storytime Virtual Programming

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

Join Brooklyn Beanstalk for a storytime in French and Spanish. View the broadcast on...

Beanstalk Storytime

Managing Debt in a Crisis

Wed, Dec 2   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business career finance

Presented by the Financial Coaching Corps of the Community Service Society, this training will provide concrete instructions to help individuals to manage their debt when facing a financial crisis.

Learn how to prioritize expenses in a...
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Managing Debt in a Crisis

Virtual Kids Create

Wed, Dec 2   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Spend a quick and crafty half hour with the Macon children's librarians drawing, coloring, cutting, tying, or some combination of those. 

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library Facebook Page.

 

Virtual Kids Create

Author Reading and Activity: Raquel Ortiz - When Julia Danced Bomba/Cuando Julia bailaba bomba

Wed, Dec 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family Virtual Programming

Julia does not want to go to dance class. Her turns are too slow, her steps too big. And, when Julia finds out she’ll be dancing in a bombazo and performing a solo she is terrified! Join Julia as she sings and drums traditional Afro-Puerto Rican...

Author Reading and Activity: Raquel Ortiz - When Julia Danced Bomba/Cuando Julia bailaba bomba

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Dec 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion e-books poetry

You MUST have discord downloaded to your device and an account created. It is free! This server is for grades 6-12.


Basic homework help for grades 6-12. The admins and mods are willing to assist with homework, if they can. You...

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Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, Dec 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Come join us for Escape Rooms.  We're working on 100 Doors.  We have about 48 left to go!

Register so we can send you the link to Zoom.

Hope to hear from you soon!!!!

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, Dec 2   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering Virtual Homework Help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students! Whether you’re attending school in person, online or a mixture of both, ALL students are welcome. (Grades 1-5)...

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East New York Reads Homework Help

Juggling 101

Wed, Dec 2   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family Virtual Programming

Want to learn a new skill while you're at home? Juggling is perfect! Join us to learn what can be juggled -- from fruit to scarves to socks. Then we'll go through the basics so everyone will be on their way to becoming a circus professional...

Juggling 101

Retro Gaming Stream

Wed, Dec 2   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

If you enjoy retro video games, or have an interest in viewing a live stream of some classic games, then our Retro Gaming Stream is perfect for you. During this stream the Librarian/Gamer Yosenex,  will give some historical insight about...

Retro Gaming Stream

Smashing the Shame Around Reproductive Health and Bodies: The Fight for Menstrual Equity with Thinx

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator Cycle Alliance teen time

Brooklyn Public Library and Thinx Inc. invite Teens and Adults to an open and honest conversation about advocating for period equity, removing the shame from talking about reproductive health, and amplifying grassroots activism.   The Cycle...
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Smashing the Shame Around Reproductive Health and Bodies: The Fight for Menstrual Equity  with Thinx

Fall Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Join us for our fall chess tournament series, hosted by Reinaldo Duran! Tournaments will be held every two weeks. There is no need to register with the library, but you must create an lichess.org username and password to participate. Please email...

Fall Chess Tournament Series

Coding at Home: Coding Disease

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school computer programming middle school science stem & steam

Attention all Middle Schoolers: Learn how to use code to build a scientific model of how a virus spreads with block-based coding tools (available free online)! Using this model “test” different modifications to behavior, environment, or...

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Coding at Home: Coding Disease

Move and sing with Bilingual Birdies

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual music

Please join us for a virtual music and movement program with Bilingual Birdies. Children can sing, dance, move and learn language through music. Fun for the entire family! The program will be taught by a trained bilingual educator in English/...

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Move and sing with Bilingual Birdies

New York City History Day Info Session

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults brooklyn history center for brooklyn history platbpl

Are you or your students interested in entering the New York City History Day contest this year? Join us for this free info session to learn more and to share your questions about this year’s virtual contest.

This session will touch on:...

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New York City History Day Info Session

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

While we can't share in person, that doesn't mean the writing has to stop. 

Join us online on our Instagram page! 

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Wed, Dec 2   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family projectart Virtual Programming

FREE!
Virtual Art Classes
Portfolio Development
Mentorship

Learn inking techniques, digital art & animation with Eva!  Eva Redamonti’s work blends realism and fantasy.

Music is a strong source of...

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Virtual Chinese Conversation Group

Wed, Dec 2   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults 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

Virtual Adult Book Discussion

Wed, Dec 2   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Discover the modern classic that has sold over two million copies.

‘A person is, among all else, a material thing, easily torn and not easily mended’

On the hottest day of the summer of 1935, thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis sees...

Virtual Adult Book Discussion

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Wed, Dec 2   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

Story Time With Mr. Clyde

Wed, Dec 2   7:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Kids all ages bedtime stories

Silly Sleepy Time Stories!

Story Time With Mr. Clyde

Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

Wed, Dec 2   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 the Greenpoint Library for a Zoom knitting/crocheting/sewing/fiber arts session to share your projects and hangout. All are welcome!

**Registration...

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Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

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Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Thu, Dec 3   1:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

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 Holiday Virtual StoryTime.   If you want to see the FaceBook post Go to https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/.      Click on. POSTS on the left side of the page. 

Go to Holiday Virtual...

Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Kat

Thu, Dec 3   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Storytime (Storyzoom?) with Kat from Adams Street Library and Annex for books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language development skills.

We will gather with Zoom!...

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Zoom Virtual Storytime with Kat

Musical Yoga Storytime

Thu, Dec 3   10:00 am to 10:45 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 Storytime with Ms. Abby

Thu, Dec 3   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime toddler time

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

Join Ms. Abby for virtual storytime with books, songs, and tips for your child to...

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Abby

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Thu, Dec 3   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years Virtual Programming

Songs, stories, lap bounces, and more to help foster language development and a love of books in your baby.

New videos are posted Thursday mornings at 9am on our Facebook page: facebook.com/ClintonHillLibrary

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Holiday New Book Raffle

Thu, Dec 3   10:00 am to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Virtual Programming

Join in on the HOLIDAYS NEW BOOK RAFFLE

FREE TO ENTER

Just Register here with Your Name and Email and if your registration is pulled, YOU WILL WIN A COPY OF THE NEW BOOK, "The Promised Land", by Barack Obama, or "Leave the World...

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Holiday New Book Raffle

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