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JUN
18

University Open Air: In Their Own Voices: Iranian Women Bloggers

Tue, Jun 18   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

**Please note: Due to the weather forecast and the anticipation of rain throughout most the day, we have moved Tuesday’s classes to Central Library. This course will take place in the Information Commons, Meeting Room #3, located on the first...

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University Open Air: In Their Own Voices: Iranian Women Bloggers

University Open Air: Heritage Interpretation: Proposals for the National Park Historic: Henry’s Citadel, Sans-Souci Palace and the Complex of Ramiers in Haiti

Tue, Jun 18   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

**Please note: Due to the weather forecast and the anticipation of rain throughout most the day, we have moved Tuesday’s classes to Central Library. This course will take place in the Information Commons, Meeting Room #7, located on the first...

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University Open Air: Heritage Interpretation: Proposals for the National Park Historic: Henry’s Citadel, Sans-Souci Palace and the Complex of Ramiers in Haiti

Read and Play

Tue, Jun 18   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

University Open Air: Political Ideologies in Latin America

Tue, Jun 18   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents social sciences University Open Air

**Please note: Due to the weather forecast and the anticipation of rain throughout most the day, we have moved Tuesday’s classes to Central Library. This course will take place in the Dweck Center’s 2nd Auditorium Conference Room located on the...

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University Open Air: Political Ideologies in Latin America

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jun 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Our Garden Club

Tue, Jun 18   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

JUN
19

Tot Art

Wed, Jun 19   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Wed, Jun 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Jun 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jun 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jun 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library. For adults.

Chair Yoga

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jun 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library.

For adults.

Chair Yoga

Fiber Arts Group

Wed, Jun 19   5:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library

Adults diy fiber arts

Are you a knitter, crocheter, sewer, quilter, or fiber artist? Don’t know how? Join us at our weekly meetup and learn and share with each other. Bring your ideas, tools, and materials. We welcome all ages and all skill levels.

Fiber Arts Group

JUN
20

University Open Air: The Interpretation of Dreams: Freud and the Origins of Psychoanalysis

Thu, Jun 20   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

Why do we dream? Why are dreams often bizarre? Do dreams have symbolic meaning? What are the principles of psychoanalytic dream interpretation? Is dream interpretation the “royal road to the unconscious”? The aim of this course is to examine...

University Open Air: The Interpretation of Dreams: Freud and the Origins of Psychoanalysis

University Open Air: Social Movements and Democracy

Thu, Jun 20   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents social sciences University Open Air

Social movements are collective efforts aimed at changing institutions, shifting public opinion, and/or transforming personal and group behavior. This course discusses the meaning of social movements and the several ways in which social movements...

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University Open Air: Social Movements and Democracy

University Open Air: Community Development and Participatory Design

Thu, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents social sciences University Open Air

The United Nations defines community development as "a process where community members come together to take collective action and generate solutions to common problems." In this course, citizens and professionals will collaborate to discuss,...

University Open Air: Community Development and Participatory Design

University Open Air: Lady Fatimah

Thu, Jun 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

This course will cover the first lady in Islam, a symbol of women's rights as she was the first to fight for her inheritance. Fourteen hundred years ago, it was unheard of for a woman to go to court to fight for her right to property. Lady...

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University Open Air: Lady Fatimah

Creative Writing: Mini Story Bookmarks

Thu, Jun 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts creative writing writing workshop

About the Program: Do you enjoy writing? Do you enjoy arts and crafts? GREAT! This workshop is going to be a mix of crafts and writing. We will create our own bookmarks and add a short story onto them.

About the Writing Group:...

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Creative Writing: Mini Story Bookmarks

A Tour of Central Library

Thu, Jun 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library

Adults library tour

This tour will explore the architectural significance and history of Brooklyn Public Library’s (BPL) landmark Central Library at Grand Army Plaza. The tour will introduce attendees to the history of the library’s spaces and its services. The tour...

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A  Tour of Central Library

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Jun 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come play classic board games at the library with your friends!

Game on! Board Games

JUN
21

Tot Art

Fri, Jun 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Fri, Jun 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Jun 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chess Club

Fri, Jun 21   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Central Library

Adults adult learning all ages chess workshop

 

Drop In for the Opportunity to play chess. All skill levels and ages are welcome.

Friday Afternoons, 3:30-5:30

Art and Music Division Third Floor 718-230-2184

Chess Club

Read and Play

Fri, Jun 21   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years autism developmental disabilities first five years inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

After School Stories

Fri, Jun 21   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids inclusive services

Hear stories, sing songs and make something fun!

After School Stories

JUN
22

University Open Air: What is Tibetan Pranayama?

Sat, Jun 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

In this session, Dr. Chok will teach the most known nine-round of breathings for purifying the stale energies from our bodies. It is like washing a dirty cup, wiping it and filling it with delicious coffee! We wash our body every day but we do...

University Open Air: What is Tibetan Pranayama?

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Come here classic stories read aloud in our family friendly Saturday Storytime!

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Saturday Storytime

University Open Air: Graffiti Mutation in a Gentrified Environment: the Case of NYC

Sat, Jun 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents social sciences University Open Air

This workshop will be centered on trying to understand if the mutation of the “traditional” graffiti has been used as a tool to rapidly gentrify NYC. The participants will explore the story of graffiti in NYC and try to find a link...

University Open Air: Graffiti Mutation in a Gentrified Environment: the Case of NYC

University Open Air: Community Development and Participatory Design

Sat, Jun 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents social sciences University Open Air

The United Nations defines community development as "a process where community members come together to take collective action and generate solutions to common problems." In this course, citizens and professionals will collaborate to discuss,...

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University Open Air: Community Development and Participatory Design

University Open Air: Intersex Activism

Sat, Jun 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

Who are the Intersex people? What challenges do they face? What is difference between Intersex and LGBTQ? What is an intersex identity? What are Intersex organizations in the US and in other countries? Aleksander Berezkin, Intersex man and a...

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University Open Air: Intersex Activism

University Open Air: Transhumanism: Endless Evolution or the End of Humanity

Sat, Jun 22   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

This course will address challenging limitations, overcoming fears, exploring the nature of the universe, and the endless attempts we make to define who we are. Throughout all of history, humankind has struggled with these ...

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University Open Air: Transhumanism: Endless Evolution or the End of Humanity

University Open Air: In their own Voices: Iranian Women Bloggers

Sat, Jun 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

This course will discuss why self-blogging is used by Iranian women as a medium. Their reasons for blogging are varied: some blog simply for the pleasure of writing, while others use the platform as a way to communicate and engage with other...

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University Open Air: In their own Voices: Iranian Women Bloggers

University Open Air: Contemporary Taiwanese Poetry

Sat, Jun 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

In this class, students will read original and translated poems by contemporary Taiwanese authors. Pairing individual poems with American poets, students will use thematic concepts as a guide to generate new work; elements include intimacy,...

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University Open Air: Contemporary Taiwanese Poetry

University Open Air: Business Law in Morocco: Legal Amendments and Reforms

Sat, Jun 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents social sciences University Open Air

This course will discuss the amendments and reforms that Morocco has made in commercial and business laws in order to encourage and attract foreign investors and investments. The focus will be on the role of foreign capital and its relationship...

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University Open Air: Business Law in Morocco: Legal Amendments and Reforms

Adult Arts & Crafts: Galaxy Jars

Sat, Jun 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us as we paint jars to make them glow in the dark, supplies will be provided.

Adult Arts & Crafts: Galaxy Jars

JUN
24

Spanish Storytime

Mon, Jun 24   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Central Library

Birth to Five Years multilingual storytime spanish

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

Spanish Storytime

Tot Art

Mon, Jun 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Mon, Jun 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Kids Create: Popsicle Stick Boxes

Mon, Jun 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Create a unique popsicle sitck box!

Kids Create: Popsicle Stick Boxes

JUN
25

University Open Air: Origin of Islam

Tue, Jun 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

This course will look at the foundations of Islam and how the prophet Muhammad brought the message of God to the world, and how his followers divided after his death. It will also overlook the foundations of Islamophobia, the core message of...

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University Open Air: Origin of Islam

University Open Air: Centrality of Culture and Religion in the Medieval Central Asian landmass

Tue, Jun 25   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

The region of modern Central Asia was formed in the early decades of the twentieth century. It currently comprises five independent states of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, and in antiquity included several...

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University Open Air: Centrality of Culture and Religion in the Medieval Central Asian landmass

University Open Air: Theater Workshop: Self-Discovery

Tue, Jun 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Teens bpl presents humanities and art University Open Air

This workshop aims to bring students to the stage of discovering themselves through their vocal and physical abilities. This workshop will give the students an opportunity to travel through their bodies to the world of...

University Open Air: Theater Workshop: Self-Discovery

University Open Air: Thinking Like a Data Scientist

Tue, Jun 25   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Rose Garden, Prospect Park

Adults bpl presents science and math University Open Air

Are you passionate to develop the essential data science skills for your career? This course is structured to get you accustomed and familiar with the key skills used in Data Science.

Eugene Opoku-Mensah is a Computer Science...

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University Open Air: Thinking Like a Data Scientist

DIY Accessories

Tue, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens diy teen time

Create your own accessories.

DIY Accessories

Our Garden Club

Tue, Jun 25   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids gardening inclusive services

A garden grows in Brooklyn! Plant seeds, read stories, sing and take home plants. For kids with and without disabilities.

Our Garden Club

JUN
26

Tot Art

Wed, Jun 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Wed, Jun 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Wed, Jun 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jun 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library.

For adults.

Chair Yoga

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