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JAN
26

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning 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? Join our virtual drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance virtually with the Kings Highway branch.

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Virtual Ask a Tech

Introduction to Internet

Wed, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults 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 of 60 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

Introduction to Internet

Kids Create: Lanyard!!!

Wed, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

Come and pick up

LANYARD

Make your own  lanyard projects!!

Kids Create: Lanyard!!!

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Accordion Books

Wed, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Highlawn Library to pick up a craft kit with everything you need to make your very own accordion book! Kits include precut cardboard covers, paper, metallic paper, and instructions. 

Kits will be available at...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Accordion Books

New Utrecht Poetry Group

Wed, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults holiday lectures and discussions Lunar New Year poetry

Join us for readings and a lively discussion of the work of the world's major poets.    This month we'll read poems celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. and Lunar New Year among others.  Please register.

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New Utrecht Poetry Group

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Wed, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike reads the fourth mystery in the 8th Encyclopedia Brown book by Donald Sobol: Encyclopedia Brown Tracks Them Down, The Case of the Boy Boxers.

The solution will be posted at 3:10 above the video.

 

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Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Chess Workshop

Wed, Jan 26   3:15 pm to 5:00 pm   PS 147

Kids Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Chess Workshop

Grab and Go

Wed, Jan 26   3:15 pm to 3:45 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Free Grab and Go Arts and Craft kits

Grab and Go

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Wed, Jan 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years multilingual storytime ready set kindergarten

Para niños de 3-5 años y los que los cuidan.

Este programa virtual especial es parte de una serie en las cuales las familias se divierten con cuentos y actividades designadas a promover el desarrollo de las prácticas de aprendizaje a una...

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Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Virtual Book Adventures

Wed, Jan 26   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school book adventures Virtual Programming

Please join us for a live Book Adventures program on the Dyker Library Facebook page. Miss Ann will read a few chapters of "The Best of Iggy," written by Annie Barrows. Here's a summary from the back cover of the book: "Iggy is not a bad kid - he...

Virtual Book Adventures

Virtual Kids Create with East Flatbush Library

Wed, Jan 26   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

We invite you to join us for 30 minutes of craft fun!

This will be broadcast from the East Flatbush Facebook Page.

 

Virtual Kids Create with East Flatbush Library

Bookmaking with Joy Suarez

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts Virtual Programming

Participants will be introduced to a series of books that are fun and easy to make-some examples include envelope books, accordion books, flag books, tunnel books and binding methods.

Come be part of the fun while tapping into your...

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Bookmaking with Joy Suarez

K-Pop Party Cancelled

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Has your favorite K-Pop group recently had a comeback? Are you dying to introduce new people to your favorite songs? Join the Pacific library for a K-Pop streaming party! We have a great playlist set up, but requests are always welcome!...

K-Pop Party

Virtual Teen Creative Writing Corner

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Do you like to write?

Tap into your creative side with McKinley Park's YA Librarian, Jes! We'll explore different writing prompts and then share our work as a group. 

Register to receive the Zoom link a half hour before...

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Virtual Teen Creative Writing Corner

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Come join us in our quest to escape some rooms!

Please register so we can send you the zoom room number.

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

Sunset Park Chess Workshop

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Fine Free kids explore table-top & board games

Enjoy a game of chess at BPL, led by qualified instructors, to improve your game or learn to play. NM Juan Tica helps children and teens to improve their game. Both beginners and advanced players are welcome. Space is limited and registration is...

Sunset Park Chess Workshop

Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults homework help Virtual Programming

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


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

Homework Help on Discord

Spring Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Calling all chess afficionados! Come play chess with Ms. Damla and IM Reinaldo in our spring (and winter, technically) chess tournament series.

1/5 - Study

1/12 - Tournament - https://lichess.org/tournament/gPD3dkSu

1...

Spring Chess Tournament Series

Virtual Financial Coaching

Wed, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults finance Virtual Programming

Do you have questions about credit or debt? The Financial Coaching Corps (FCC) can help you manage your money, find resources in a financial crisis, and make progress toward your financial goals. 

Make an appointment with a coach...

Virtual Financial Coaching

Mental Health Resources for Children, Teens and Their Families

Wed, Jan 26   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults ADHD autism developmental disabilities Inclusive Services

A Zoom Workshop

Join Liz Rendon from Project Hope and Barbara Bonhomme from Puerto Rican Family Institute to find school and community based mental health resources for youth.  Learn

What to do if you are worried about your...

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Mental Health Resources for Children, Teens and Their Families

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Wed, Jan 26   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

JAN
27

“Home and Homeless” Tales of the Same City Photographs by Bonita Lei

Thu, Jan 27   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults all ages exhibitions photography

Please join the Highlawn Library as we present photography exhibit entitled:“Home and Homeless: Tales of the Same City” featuring the photography of Bonita Lei who has spent three decades documenting lives in New York City. "It is often difficult...

“Home and Homeless”   Tales of the Same City   Photographs by Bonita Lei

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Jan 27   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, Jan 27   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...

Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

Technology For All: Individual Sessions

Thu, Jan 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults computer basics never too late to learn

Older Adults, 55 and up:  are you having trouble with your computer and smartphone? Do you want to learn how to use and navigate applications and websites? Want to become tech savvy? The Brooklyn Public Library is offering its Digital...

Technology For All:  Individual Sessions

COVID-19 Testing

Thu, Jan 27   11:00 am to 7:00 pm   Central Library

Adults covid-19 health and wellness

Free COVID-19 walk-in rapid testing now available at BPL's Central Library. 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn NY 11238

Entrance is on Eastern Parkway to the lower level Dweck Lobby - no appointment needed. Ages 4 and above.

Please...

COVID-19 Testing

Gaming Grab & Go

Thu, Jan 27   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Teens & Young Adults after school game on teen time video games

Feeling Nostalgic? Want to relive past glories of leveling up in video games? Come and pick up some lightly pre-owned games compatable with your PS4 and Xbox1.

Each Grab and Go Kit has between 2-6 video games. While Supplies Last.

We...
Gaming Grab & Go

Grab and Go Crafts Kits

Thu, Jan 27   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

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 Kits

Grab-and-Go: Teen

Thu, Jan 27   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits

Advanced craft projects to make at home. For young people age 12-18 years old. Kits available while supplies last. 

 

Grab-and-Go: Teen

Resume & Career Help Live!

Thu, Jan 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 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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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Jan 27   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 for fun conversation online with 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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Get To Know Gmail: A beginners Guide to Gmail

Thu, Jan 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

THIS A WEEKLY SERIES WHICH SHOWS YOU HOW TO CREATE A GMAIL ACCOUNT AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ITS MANY USES.

 

IF YOU HAVE ANY GENERAL QUESTIONS ABOUT GMAIL,YOU ARE WELCOME TO COME!!!!

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Get To Know Gmail:  A beginners Guide to Gmail

Grab & Go:Kids Create Snowman Puppets

Thu, Jan 27   2:15 pm to 3:15 pm   Gravesend Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Stop by the Gravesend  library to pick up a kit with supplies for making  Snowman Puppets! Kits will be available at the Gravesend Library until we run out.

This craft includes small parts not for a child under 3 years...

Grab & Go:Kids Create Snowman Puppets

Grab-and-Go: Teen Craft

Thu, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits

Advanced craft projects to make at home. For young people age 12-18 years old. Kits available while supplies last. See Librarian on second floor for kit.

 

Grab-and-Go: Teen Craft

Virtual Book Discussion: The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon from the Kings Bay Library

Thu, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book adventures book club book discussion

The Yiddish Policeman's Union is set in a fictional colony of Jewish immigrants that set up their own state in Alaska following WWII. The colony's time of self-rule is almost up, and it will soon become part of Alaska again. The main character,...

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Virtual Book Discussion: The Yiddish Policemen's Union by Michael Chabon from the Kings Bay Library

Teen Tech Time: Skribbl.io

Thu, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Like drawing? Join us at this awesome Pictionary game. Every round someone must draw their chosen word and others must guess it to gain points. The person with the most points wins!

Ages 13-19

Please register

12 Slots...

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Teen Tech Time: Skribbl.io

East New York Reads Homework Help

Thu, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering virtual homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students. ALL students from 1st to 5th grade are welcome to join. The sessions take place on Zoom. Link will be provided...

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East New York Reads Homework Help

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Thu, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years ready set kindergarten storytime

Join us for Ready Set Kindergarten on Zoom! This is a virtual version of our popular school readiness program, led by educators, and designed to help children ages 3-5 get ready to read, and ready for school. Learn about every day early literacy...

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Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Ask a Tech 1 on 1

Thu, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning

Virtual 30 min 

One on One Tech Session . Appointment Required

Ask a Tech 1 on 1

City Harvest Cooking Matters for kids course.

Thu, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Healthy Communities

This is a virtual program for kids.  Presented by City Harvest with Arlington Library.  

“Cooking Matters”, a 6-week progressive virtual workshop, which provides wonderful lessons on nutrition and gives great tips...

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City Harvest Cooking Matters for kids course.

YA Book Discussion (virtual) "Sugar Town Queens" by Malla Nunn

Thu, Jan 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion teen time

Please join Ms.Yolande every Thursday at 4:00 pm for a book discussion during the month of January. Fifteen-year-old Amandla's mother has always been strange. For starters, she's a white woman living in Sugar Town, one of South Africa's infamous...

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YA Book Discussion (virtual) "Sugar Town Queens" by Malla Nunn

Virtual Financial Coaching

Thu, Jan 27   4:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults finance Virtual Programming

Do you have questions about credit or debt? The Financial Coaching Corps (FCC) can help you manage your money, find resources in a financial crisis, and make progress toward your financial goals. 

Make an appointment with a coach...

Virtual Financial Coaching

YA Book Discussion (virtual)

Thu, Jan 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion teen time

 Please join Ms. Yolande every Thursday at 4:00 pm for a book Disussion,  We are currently readng January's title "Sugar Town Queens"  by Malla Nunn.  Fifteen-year-old Amandla's mother has always been strange. For starters,...

YA Book Discussion (virtual)

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jan 27   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Spring Creek Chess Club and improve your game with our Chess Instructor, Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

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Chess Workshop

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Jan 27   5:00 pm to 6:30 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

Brighton Talks: Story Circle with The Working Theater

Thu, Jan 27   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults all ages community partner conversations

Have you lived in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn? We are looking for people of all ages and ethnicities who live or have lived in Brighton Beach to join us for a casual conversation about identity in connection with Brighton Beach. Come share your...

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Brighton Talks: Story Circle with The Working Theater

Virtual Nutrition Education: Spanish Language

Thu, Jan 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Adults cooking health and wellness

Join the staff at Washington Irving as we collaborate again with our wonderful friends at City Harvest. This class is in Spanish for adults and it will teach you how to cook delicious healthy meals on a budget.

Únase a nosotros mientras...

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Virtual Nutrition Education: Spanish Language

Gerritsen Beach Book Club: The Liar's Dictionary

Thu, Jan 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Welcome!  This month, we are reading The Liar's Dictionary by Eley Williams.  Copies will be available at the reference desk starting in mid-to-late December.  Please join us on Zoom for literary fun in an informal and jovial...

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Gerritsen Beach Book Club: The Liar's Dictionary

Business & Career Center Book Discussion Club: The Ascent of Money Cancelled

Thu, Jan 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book discussion business finance Virtual Programming

Please join the Business & Career Center for a discussion about The Ascent of Money, Niall Ferguson's classic financial history of the world....

From the Renaissance to the French Revolution to the 2008 Financial Crisis...

Business & Career Center Book Discussion Club: The Ascent of Money

Resume Coaching Cancelled

Thu, Jan 27   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume -so you can stand out!!!

Resume Coaching

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