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Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, May 24   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years kids create Virtual Programming

Join us every Tuesday for a new art project you can easily replicate at home.  These fun artistic exploration will help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

New videos are posted...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Tue, May 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Calling all teens! Create your own beaded bracelets in honor of Brooklyn Public Library’s 125th birthday!

Each kit contains an arrangement of various shades of blue and white beads that can be made into any pattern of your choice, a pipe...

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Tue, May 24   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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Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tue, May 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

Registered participants will receive an email with the Zoom link one hour before the program starts. 

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Green Market @ Cadman Plaza!

Tue, May 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cadman Plaza

Adults bpl 125 BPL Outdoors

Your new Brooklyn Heights Library is opening June 8th - let's celebrate together!

Join us at the Green Market on Cadman Plaza on Tuesdays. We'll be there - with some giveaways! - to answer any questions about the new...

Green Market @ Cadman Plaza!

Virtual Resume & Career Help

Tue, May 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your résumé, cover letter, or career-related questions, live with a librarian via Zoom.

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Virtual Resume & Career Help

Tech Help for your Job Search

Tue, May 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults career resume

Stop by to get answers to your tech questions and build your computer skills in:

Formatting & uploading resumes  Formatting & uploading cover letters Navigating job application websites Filling out job applications

...

Tech Help for your Job Search

OATS/BPL Technology For All Summer Series

Tue, May 24   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Topics: 

All Things Zoom – April 26 Food Delivery Apps – May 3 How to Spot Fake News – May 10 Internet of...
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OATS/BPL Technology For All Summer Series

Reliving Legends Photobooth

Tue, May 24   11:30 am to 4:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Older Adults all ages Artists and Archives photography

Ever wondered what it would be like to stand next to a legend?

Well, now you can at the Clinton Hill branch!

Standing in front of a green screen, we'll insert you  into an iconic black and white photograph of famous legends or...

Reliving Legends Photobooth

Borough Park Presents Chair Zumba For Seniors

Tue, May 24   12:30 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging dance fitness and classes fitness

Chair Zumba for Seniors is a 30 minute, seated, gentle aerobics/physical therapy class for seniors and other people with mobility issues taught by Zumba Instructor Evie Aronson -  who has several years of experience teaching this...

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Borough Park Presents Chair Zumba For Seniors

Kids Create! Grab & Go Kits - Tissue Paper Suncatchers

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids first five years grab and go kits kids create

We are bringing back one of our favorite grab n' go kits. These kits have what you'll need to make suncatchers, a colorful craft that helps brighten up any well lit space. We give you some tissue paper, sticky contact paper, and string...

Kids Create! Grab & Go Kits - Tissue Paper Suncatchers

Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning creative aging dance fitness and classes fitness

Join our fifth virtual Dancercise workshop on Tuesday, 05/24 at 1:00 PM on Zoom. Lead by instructor Akwesi Asante, you will learn to do light movement, stretching, strengthening, breathwork, and self-massage techniques...

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Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Pick up a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit from the second floor to take home and create! Limited kits available while supplies last.

*Kits may contain small parts that are not...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

BKLYN Fashion Academy: Model Casting Calls

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults business

BKLYN Fashion Academy is back, and we are casting models for our Runway Show!

Models will also have the opportunity to be casted, with our partner, Fashion Week Brooklyn's showcases.

We are looking for womenswear models, ages...

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BKLYN Fashion Academy: Model Casting Calls

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go kit to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits contain small parts that are not suitable for young children ages 0-4...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Grab & Go STEAM Craft kit: Create your own Color Mixing Tops

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts DIY grab and go kits kids create

 

What color would you get after mixing blue and yello? Let's find out in today's visual colormixing activity.

Recommended Age:Kids

This Grab & Go STEAM Craft Project is a blank DIY Puzzle, to decorate to...

Grab & Go STEAM Craft kit: Create your own Color Mixing Tops

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Tue, May 24   1:15 pm to 1:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Space is limited and registration is required. If the program fills, check our Babies and Books at 2:15pm. 

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Babies & Books

Tue, May 24   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Park Slope, Garden

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is designed for lap-sitting babies 0-12 months old and their caregivers. This program will be held in our beautiful Story Garden. In case of...

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Babies & Books

Inside Dyker: National Wildflower Week #PlantWildflowers Papercut with Master Mingliang Lu 学剪纸

Tue, May 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese humanities and art

As reported in the New York Times and seen at The American Museum of Natural History, Master Ming Liang Lu creates art using only a pair of scissors and a single piece of thin paper. His technique is a performance that must be seen to be believed...

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Inside Dyker: National Wildflower Week #PlantWildflowers Papercut with Master Mingliang Lu 学剪纸

Inside Dyker: National Wildflower Week #PlantWildflowers Papercut with Master Mingliang Lu 学剪纸

Tue, May 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese humanities and art

As reported in the New York Times and seen at The American Museum of Natural History, Master Ming Liang Lu creates art using only a pair of scissors and a single piece of thin paper. His technique is a performance that must be seen to be believed...

Inside Dyker: National Wildflower Week #PlantWildflowers Papercut with Master Mingliang Lu 学剪纸

Creative Aging: Drawing & Watercolor Registration Closed

Tue, May 24   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

In this 7-weeks series, participants will develop drawing and watercolor painting skills through step-by-step demonstrations and exercises via Zoom.

This will end in a culminating event in which teacher will prepare a slide show of 2 – 3...

Creative Aging: Drawing & Watercolor Registration Closed

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, May 24   1:30 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. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Storytime in the Garden

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Greenpoint, Reading Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in our Reading Garden! We'll also make a visit and do an activity each week in our Demonstration Garden.

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not...
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Storytime in the Garden

Chair Yoga: Strengthen Your Body & Breathe

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Chair Yoga is a great way for Older Adults to get the wonderful health benefits of yoga. Staying seated means that everyone can safely do the exercises. Yoga is an excellent way for Older Adults to loosen and stretch painful muscles, reduced...

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Chair Yoga: Strengthen Your Body & Breathe

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Linked In Learning from the Kings Bay Library

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

WHAT IS LINKED IN LEARNING?

LinkedIn Learning offers more than 16,000 online courses in seven languages, hosted by expert instructors with real-world experience. Courses on LinkedIn Learning include Leadership, Project Management, Mental...

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Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Linked In Learning from the Kings Bay Library

Introduction to Internet

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Second Floor Computer Lab

Adults computer programming techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

PowerPoint Basics

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics introduces new and returning PowerPoint users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office presentations. This series covers the core features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. This sesssion is...

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PowerPoint Basics

Virtual Technology Program: Computer Basics from the Eastern Parkway Library

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

Virtual Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

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

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Virtual Technology Program: Computer Basics from the Eastern Parkway Library

Introduction to Lino Cutting- Session 1

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts BPL Outdoors

Registration for the classes begins on Thursday, April 14th.

Introduction to Lino-Cutting (a two-session class)– Session 1- Tuesday, May 24th 2:00-3:30 pm. Session 2- Tuesday, May 31st 2:00-3:30 pm. Both classes will be held in the...

Introduction to Lino Cutting- Session 1

Google Photos Workshop

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning photography techknowledge Virtual Programming

Stuck apart during the global pandemic? Interested in learning how to share your memories with your friends and family? Come join us in and learn how to save and share your photos online with Google Photos!

Participants are welcome...

Google Photos Workshop

Virtual Ask-a-Tech (Washington Irving)

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a questions about how to use computer, software or navigating around the Internet? We can assit you with getting to know your devices better.

Pre-registration is required and each person will get a 20 minute break-out room...

Virtual Ask-a-Tech (Washington Irving)

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Join us every Tuesday for our fun and lively knitting and crochet group!

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Adults movies movies at the library techknowledge

Table 19 (2017) 1hr 27 min                                                             ...

Movies @ the Library

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Tue, May 24   2:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Space is limited and registration is required. If the program fills, check our Babies and Books at 1:15pm. 

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Kids Create: BEADS:

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts jewelry making kids create

Come and grab

bag of beads

Create you own

 Fun Beaded Jewelry! 

Kids Create: BEADS:

Kids' Tech Time

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 2

Kids after school kids tech time techknowledge

Kids can join us for an hour of hands on technology time. Great program for tweens!

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Kids' Tech Time

Drop In Ask-A-Tech (DeKalb)

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

ASK -A TECH 

DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE WITH TECHNOLOGY

Drop In Ask-A-Tech  (DeKalb)

#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Teens & Young Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese humanities and art

Register to join Master Ming Liang Lu to create art using only a pair of scissors and a piece paper. 

Dyker Library is hosting Master Lu to start a papercutting program, featuring pollinators and wildflowers on eight...

#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

Teen Time

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts table-top & board games teen time video games

Teen Time is back! On Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, teens and tweens are welcome to hang out at Teen Time at the Kings Highway library.  We will be having:

Arts (watercolor pencils and crayons; drawing materials, coloring pages)...

Teen Time

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations Spanish Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak Spanish 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...

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Bklyn Incubator teen tech time teen time video games

Librarian Let's Play is an interactive BPL Incubator gaming stream where I, the magical gaming librarian does a playthrough of a game I love and want to show you.

Join me as I play through various...

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Stone Avenue, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults after school teen tech time video games

Come by to play Nintendo, PS4, and Xbob games!

Teen Tech Time

Drop In Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Drop In Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Adults movies at the library

Come to see a great movie in the Arlington Library meeting room.

Movies @ the Library

Brighton Beach chess for Adults

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults Chess Workshop game on table-top & board games

Brighton Beach Library invites and welcomes  you to come and play Chess. Our space is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-6PM. We recommend you bring your own chess set. If needed, we can let you borrow a chess set for the day.

...
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Brighton Beach chess for  Adults

Table Top Board Games for Teens

Tue, May 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults game on table-top & board games

Hey Teens!

Brig a friend and join us at the Brighton Beach library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-6pm!

Get your Game on with Table top games such as UNO, Connect 4 and Chess among others!

 

 

Table Top Board Games for Teens

Teen Resume Help (Live)

Tue, May 24   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career Fine Free resume

Hey teens, do you need help getting started with your resume or polishing it up for that job or internship you’re interested in? We’re here to help! Come with your materials prepared and register to receive the Zoom link.

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Teen Resume Help (Live)

Kids Create: Outdoors

Tue, May 24   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids BPL Outdoors grab and go kits kids create

Join us outside in front of the Midwood library for fun arts and crafts activities each Tuesday at 3:15 pm. 

Grab & Go bags will also be available if you want to take the materials home with you. 

In case of bad...

Kids Create: Outdoors

Kid Tech Time

Tue, May 24   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids kids tech time

Join us for Kid Tech Time! We'll have the Nintendo Switch & iPads. 

Masks will be required.

Kid Tech Time

Teens Create: Lanyard Bracelets

Tue, May 24   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts jewelry making teen time

Make your own bracelets out of colorful lanyard cord! For ages 13-18 years.

Teens Create: Lanyard Bracelets

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