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AAPI Grab and Go

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Let's celebrate Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Grab and Go bags feature a Diwali elephant craft to help families celebrate AAPI month.

AAPI Grab and Go

Lit Prize Post-Script Readings: Craig Taylor on How New York Works

Tue, May 17   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults author talks BPL Book Prize BPL Presents

In this series, past winners and nominees of the Brooklyn Public Library’s Literary Prize read and discuss their work. This time, it's Craig Taylor.

Author Craig Taylor, winner of the 2021 Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize for nonfiction,...

Lit Prize Post-Script Readings: Craig Taylor on How New York Works

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Beginning Hebrew Conversation For Adults

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew multilingual

All adults are invited to join our group of beginning students of Hebrew

Beginning Hebrew Conversation For Adults

Beginners Hebrew Conversation

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew multilingual

Please join our group in a friendly atmosphere to practice beginner's Hebrew

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Beginners Hebrew Conversation

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Books, songs, and movement activities for you and your child to enjoy.

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

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies 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 Borough Park Library. Families will enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning...

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Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 5:00 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 and Go

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Come by the branch and pick up a grab and go craft kit. 

For kids of all ages.

While supplies last.

Grab and Go

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

Wed, May 18   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!

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art - Letter E: E is for Elephant collage

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years grab and go kits kids create

Do you know your ABC? What's the next letter? E is for Elephant

You  can sing it, you can color it, and the most fun of knowing alphabet is that you can read any book you like!
 Create your own collage with the letter...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art - Letter E: E is for Elephant collage

Storytime for Littlies!

Wed, May 18   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Bring your littlie for this exciting storytime.  We will read, sing and do fingerplays!

Recommended for children birth - age 3.

Storytime for Littlies!

Free Notary Services

Wed, May 18   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Babies & Books

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Crown Heights, Crown Heights Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

Fingerplays, tummy-time and books, Oh My! A special 20-minute program (10:30-10:50) of stories, rhymes and songs geared specifically for the youngest children who are NOT yet walking. Only pre-walkers will be admitted. Please be mindful...

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

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

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Storytime

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Storytime is back at Midwood library! Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children birth - five years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Due to capacity limits in the Community Room, we will hold two identical sessions at...

Storytime

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family first five years toddler time

Outdoor Toddler Time is back at Windsor Terrace Library!  Bring a towel, beach blanket or chair and join us at the rose bush on the corner of East 5th St. and Fort Hamilton Parkway in front of the library.

If the weather is bad, we...

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Toddler Time (10:30 Session)

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Space is limited and registration is required. If the program fills, check our Toddler Time at 11:30am. 

Toddler Time (10:30 Session)

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Join Ms. Sarah every Wednesday at 10:30-11:00AM for Toddler Time. We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. This program is for ages 18-36months and their caregivers. 

Please read the details of the...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time at Sunset Park Library

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Welcome back to in person storytime with stories and songs with Ms. Ana

All attendees 2 years and up are required to wear masks.

Registration required - limited capacity

Due to capacity limits, we are not able to...

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Toddler Time at Sunset Park Library

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers. For children ages 18 months to 3 years old.

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

Join us for storytime in the reading garden! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler...

Babies & Books

AHRC: Crafting Puppets!

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Let your creativity take hold! Come join our class. Receive instruction in designing and constructing your own Hand Puppet. Use your imagination to create something unique.  

Arts and crafts for adults! All are welcomed. 

...
AHRC: Crafting Puppets!

Storytime in the Park

Wed, May 18   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Monarch Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in nature!

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not required, but encouraged for any close contact activities Bring your own chair or blanket. Limited...
Storytime in the Park

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   10:45 am to 11:00 am   Highlawn, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Join the Highlawn Library for the return of Toddler Time, our storytime for toddlers 18 months to 3 years! 

Please note that masks will be required at this program for all adult participants and for all children ages 2 and...

Toddler Time

Storytime

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time

Come join us for storytime!

Storytime

Storytime

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Storytime is back at Midwood library! Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children birth - five years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Due to capacity limits in the Community Room, we will hold two identical sessions at...

Storytime

First Five Years:Toddler Time ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Toddler Time is back! This program requires online registration. Come and join us for stories, songs and fingerplays as we enjoy story time just for toddlers and their caregiver!

Program begins Wednesday, April 6

SPACE IS...

First Five Years:Toddler Time ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Story Play: Garden Storytime

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years first five years gardening story play

Hello everyone! We're excited to offer in-person programming again! We ask that you still register online since space is limited, but we're so excited to welcome you back to our library garden. Every Wednesday at 11am we will meet in the garden (...

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Story Play: Garden Storytime

Mill Basin Toddler Time With Ms. Ann (Mill Basin Program Room)

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Come and join Ms. Ann at the Mill Basin Branch for more stories songs and fun for toddlers ages 18 months--3 years old.    We are now doing storytime in our meeting room!

--Space is limited and online registration is required!...

Mill Basin Toddler Time With Ms. Ann (Mill Basin Program Room)

Mill Basin Toddler Time With Ms. Ann (Mill Basin Program Room)

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin, Program Room

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Come and join Ms. Ann at the Mill Basin Branch for more stories songs and fun for toddlers ages 18 months--3 years old.    We are now doing storytime in our meeting room!

--Space is limited and online registration is required!...

Mill Basin Toddler Time With Ms. Ann (Mill Basin Program Room)

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Storytime in the garden! We will sing and read to babies and toddlers each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting. In the event of bad weather, we will hold storytime in the program room and all...

Toddler Time

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Kids aged 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to virtual storytime! Come join McKinley Park Branch for a fun virtual storytime program with read out louds and songs on Zoom. During storytime we'll sing songs, learn rhymes, and read books...

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Park Slope, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime storytime toddler time

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills! This program will be held in our beautiful Story Garden. In case of inclement weather, it will be moved...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Greetings Families, and welcome back to Babies and Books! Ms. Pat is excited to welcome old and new friends to the New Lots branch for this funfilled, colorful, storytime. Come read, sing, and play the morning away!

Babies & Books

Computer Basics (Kings Highway)

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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

This 4-part computer series introduces new PC users to...

Computer Basics (Kings Highway)

Ask a Tech

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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 Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance.

If you need additional help or can’t make...

Ask a Tech

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books preschool storytime toddler time

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

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

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Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Online Resources (Bushwick Library)

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Looking for a food pantry? Magazine Articles? Videos taught by professors?

In this lesson you will learn about Online Resources available to you via bklynlibrary.org

 

Registration is required.

This lesson...

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Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Online Resources (Bushwick Library)

Computer Basics (Crown Heights Branch)

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Older Adults computer basics never too late to learn techknowledge

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.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the hardware,...

Computer Basics (Crown Heights Branch)

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

One-On-One Technology Training

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Rugby Library

Older Adults adult learning techknowledge

One-on-one instruction to make patron comfortable using changing technology. Learning at your pace.

One-On-One Technology Training

Blood Pressure Screening

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure every Wednesday. The taking of blood pressure is done by a...

Blood Pressure Screening

Don't Faint, Learn Paint

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

In this virtual program we explore colors and shapes and how they come together to create images that soothe and calm the mind.

In addition to creating works of art, participants will learn to:

Open images  

Crop...

Don't Faint, Learn Paint

One-On-One Technology Training

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Adults adult learning everyone is welcome here resume techknowledge

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 Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance.

If you need additional help or...

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One-On-One Technology Training

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Brooklyn Public Library's Social Work Program will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment...
Brooklyn Supports

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Wed, May 18   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick 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 (Bushwick)

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Greenpoint, Reading Garden

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for storytime in the reading garden! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

**This is a storytime for mobile children, walkers or crawlers. Babies who are not yet walking should...

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Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, May 18   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents and caregivers.

Space is limited and tickets are required for admission. Tickets will be given out at the information desk on a first come,...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, May 18   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

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

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

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