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Story, Song and Dance: N'ap Danse, N'ap Chante

Fri, Apr 23   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years apple bank dia! everyone is welcome here kreyol

Enjoy singing, dancing, and listening to stories in Haitian Creole.

Jwi chante, danse ak koute istwa an kreyòl.

Story, Song and Dance: N'ap Danse, N'ap Chante

Application Available for Friends of Clinton Hill Third Artisanal Craft Fair

Fri, Apr 23   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts Friends of the Library knitting and crocheting pop-up shop

The Friends of Clinton Hill Library will co-sponsor an outdoor Local Artisans Craft Fair on Saturday, June 19th from 11 am – 4 pm (rain date June 26th):

Vendor applications and rules of conduct will be available from the Clinton Hill...

Application Available for Friends of Clinton Hill Third Artisanal Craft Fair

Chair Yoga for Everyone

Fri, Apr 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

CHAIR YOGA  (Virtual - via Zoom!)

-There are many benefits of yoga: improved strength, flexibility and mental clarity, as well as improved posture and reduced stress.

-Chair Yoga is a non-intimidating way to start...

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Chair Yoga for Everyone

Dave Johnson Presents- Art and Poetry

Fri, Apr 23   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts national poetry month poetry

Wait, stop! Do not throw away your papers, pictures, magazines.  Instead of discarding them, you can use it to get creative.

Dave Johnson is a master at art and the poetic form.  Join us for this 5 week workshop where he...

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Dave Johnson Presents- Art and Poetry

Knit Together

Fri, Apr 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

We can all sit in our homes and knit by ourselves, or we can knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

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Knit Together

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Fri, Apr 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Come join McKinley Park Branch for a fun virtual storytime program with read out louds and songs on zoom.

Registration Required!

Zoom information will be sent via email 1 hr before the program

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Storytime With Mr. Clyde

Fri, Apr 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Kids all ages multilingual storytime

Storytime Silliness and Song!

Storytime With Mr. Clyde

Virtual Storytime with Washington Irving - on ZOOM

Fri, Apr 23   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming

Join Louisa for an interactive virtual storytime on Zoom with books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. 

Registration is required to receive the Zoom...

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Virtual Storytime with Washington Irving - on ZOOM

JENNIFER KEENEY SENDROW: ENCOUNTERS

Fri, Apr 23   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Art and Society Census bpl presents Virtual Programming

Art & Society Census Working Group

NEW DATE & TIME

April 16, 23, 30 + May 7// Fridays at Noon

Working groups are free, facilitated courses, meeting once per week online for the month of April. Register for this first event...

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JENNIFER KEENEY SENDROW: ENCOUNTERS

Poetry readings with CJ

Fri, Apr 23   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults poetry teen time

Poetry readings with CJ

Poetry readings with CJ

Grab-N-Go for Kids

Fri, Apr 23   12:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come to Kings Bay to pick up your Grab-N-Go kits and/or coloring sheets

Grab-N-Go for Kids

Meditation, Spirituality, Faith and Self-Knowledge (Virtual Program)

Fri, Apr 23   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

12:30pm - Guided meditation, breath-work, and group chanting of “OM” 🕉 mantra
01:00pm- Spirituality teachings of the week on realizing the True Self 💟, the divinity within us, and the practices of Self-knowledge 🕉, oneness and devotion...

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Meditation, Spirituality, Faith and Self-Knowledge (Virtual Program)

Get to Know LinkedIn Learning: Build Your Technology Skills and More!

Fri, Apr 23   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Virtual

Adults business career Virtual Programming

Are you looking to learn a new software program, or build new skills for a professional or artistic career? Brooklyn Public Library's LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com) online resource can help! LinkedIn Learning features thousands of virtual...

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Get to Know LinkedIn Learning: Build Your Technology Skills and More!

Fiber Arts: how to do a fiber mending job

Fri, Apr 23   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning arts and crafts fiber arts teen time

You ever have holes in your socks or clothes? Ever wondered how you can fix the holes in a quick and easy way? Join Julia and Vicki in this month's Fiber Arts program where we will show you different techniques on how to mend socks and clothes....

Fiber Arts: how to do a fiber mending job

Covid Remembrance Candles

Fri, Apr 23   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids after school arts and crafts covid-19

Please come into the Dekalb Library to remember and honor your loved one by making a covid candle . All supplies are included in your grab and go bag .

Covid Remembrance Candles

Dyker Singers Virtual Vocal Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Virtual Programming

Please join Dyker Singers Vocal Group every Friday afternoon on Zoom. You'll learn all kinds of songs led by our piano teacher Carolyn Clark. If you're interested, please send email to [email protected]

Dyker Singers Virtual Vocal Workshop

Virtual French Conversation Group

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak French online on Zoom video. This group is for beginners learning to speak French.

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be...

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Virtual French Conversation Group

Virtual Homework Help

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

Virtual Craft-along: Josef Albers Collage

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits Virtual Programming

Craft-along with virtual teaching artist Dawline-Jane Oni-Eseleh as we make a geometric abstract collage inspired by Josef Albers.

Materials: scraps of different colored paper, scissors or x-acto knife, glue/glue stick, piece of...

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Virtual Craft-along: Josef Albers Collage

Virtual Internet Basics

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

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 browsers, search engines, and navigating websites. 

We will be using Zoom...

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Virtual Internet Basics

Take & Make Kits

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Kids 12 and under! Come by Gerritsen Beach Library on Friday afternoons to pick up a take and make craft kit. Each week supplies will be distributed for different crafts, some with specific instructions and some with different materials to create...

Take & Make Kits

Storytime With Mr. Clyde

Fri, Apr 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids all ages storytime

Storytime Silliness and Song!

Storytime With Mr. Clyde

Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Fri, Apr 23   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations russian Virtual Programming world language conversation

Practice your Russian language skills in a friendly environment. For adults who have some basic knowledge of Russian language and want to improve fluency. This group is for beginners! Everyone is welcome.

Please register for the program....

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Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Virtual Teen Tech Time with Gather.town

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Want to play video games with friends? Well now you can with gather.town! Gather.town is a way for us to set up a virtual space to play games together or separately, and recreate the Teen Tech Time experience virtually. 

If you've...

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Virtual Teen Tech Time with Gather.town

Virtual Homework Help

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

读书会 Chinese Book Club

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion chinese lectures and discussions

3 : 00 pm -- 通过分析文艺复兴名画“雅典学院”,简要讨论西方文化发展脉络。由黄教授点评。

3 : 30 pm -- 各自分享近期好书或影视作品。

请电邮注册, 以寄往“ZOOM”链接。

 

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读书会 Chinese Book Club

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming

Please join us for a diverse selection of storytime stories

Preschool Storytime

Songwriter's Studio

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing music teen time Virtual Programming

Itching to write a song but don't know where to start?  In this workshop, students will be able to craft a fully produced song from scratch!  In hour one, students will be introduced to Soundtrap, a free online digital audio workstation...

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Songwriter's Studio

Among Us - Whose the Imposter?

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids kids tech time

Figure out who the imposters are! 

You have to download Among Us. The game is a free download on most phones or $5 on Steam.

We use Zoom to talk, so register for a secure link. 

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Among Us - Whose the Imposter?

Documenting Deco

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids architecture & design Virtual Programming

In the Documenting Deco program, Art Deco design and architecture becomes the inspiration for young peoples’ own pride in New York City and their art-making processes. Young people are given the opportunity to make a personal connection with...

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Documenting Deco

Virtual Board Games

Fri, Apr 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library table-top & board games Virtual Programming

Meet up online and play a really easy game using BoardGameArena. 

We will meet using Zoom. We will send out a link at 2:45. Then we can decide on a game and we can walk you through how to play. 

It is totally...

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Virtual Board Games

Virtual Reading Coach

Fri, Apr 23   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Kids after school e-books homework help team up to read

Do you want to become a more confident reader? We can help! Reading Coach is available—virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library.Learning to read is an essential developmental skill. The ability to read and comprehend materials is not only paramount...

Virtual Reading Coach

Virtual Chess Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Moday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Moday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

Virtual Chess Workshop

Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts book club book discussion diy

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

Show us any art you’ve made pertaining to the current book. You can draw, paint, cosplay, digital art, etc. You can...

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Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

Karaoke Trivia!

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school karaoke kids tech time music

IT'S KARAOKE TIME!

 

Fun karaoke games and trivia! We will have fun themes, and maybe even a costume or two! Join us virtually from Paerdegat Library.

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Karaoke Trivia!

Virtual Teen Book Discusion: Make Lemonade By Virginia E. Wolff

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion

Fourteen-year-old La Vaughn takes on a babysitting job. She needs to work her way through school to save enough money to get through College.

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Virtual Teen Book Discusion: Make Lemonade By Virginia E. Wolff

Virtual Chess Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

Virtual Chess Workshop

Cooking Matters for Kids: Virtual Workshops

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids cooking kids create Virtual Programming

During this 6-week online program collaborating wiith Cypress Hills Library, your kids will: • Have fun cooking healthy foods! • Play fun games and activities • Learn about MyPlate, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s recommendations for...

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Cooking Matters for Kids:  Virtual Workshops

Virtual Chess Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Moday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Chess Workshop

Fri, Apr 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Virtual Chess Workshop

Sex Work is Work: The Case for Decriminalization

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism justice initiatives lectures and discussions LGBTQ

Sex work has long been stigmatized and then criminalized in the United States. The past two decades have seen the growth of the decriminalization movement, as well as continued crackdowns on this labor, from legislation like FOSTA-SESTA, to...

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Sex Work is Work: The Case for Decriminalization

Virtual Homework Help

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

Poetry Workshop for Children, ages 8-11

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Virtual

Kids COVID remembrance day creative writing poetry

You are invited to a Children's Poetry Workshop for ages 8-11.   We will learn to write "letter poems."   I will present examples of "letter poems."   "Letter poems' can be fun.  

You will explore letter poems. ...

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Poetry Workshop for Children, ages 8-11

Virtual Reading Coach

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school e-books homework help team up to read

Do you want to become a more confident reader? We can help! Reading Coach is available—virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library.Learning to read is an essential developmental skill. The ability to read and comprehend materials is not only paramount...

Virtual Reading Coach

ADULT FAMILY FEUD

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults game on Virtual Programming

Join the New Lots Library every other Friday, for a fun game of Family Feud! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!! This program will take place on Zoom.

Family feud is a team-oriented game designed for adults 18+. 

How the game...

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ADULT FAMILY FEUD

Get To Know Gmail: A beginners Guide to Gmail

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

THIS A BIWEEKLY 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!!!!

Get To Know Gmail:  A beginners Guide to Gmail

Virtual Chess for Teens and Tweens

Fri, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual chess fun for teens and tweens.  Ages 11 and up. Register to recieve a zoom link 1 hour prior to the event.

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Virtual Chess for Teens and Tweens

Book Fun Friday: The Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir, by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Fri, Apr 23   7:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion Virtual Programming

Miss Erica gives a book talk on The Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir, by Ta-Nehisi Coates.  This YA version of the life of Ta-Nehisi Coates is accessible, poetic, and a beautiful glimpse into the life of an 80's kid growing up in Baltimore,...

Book Fun Friday:  The Beautiful Struggle: A Memoir, by Ta-Nehisi Coates

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