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APR
13

Learn Hip Hop with Dyalekt

Tue, Apr 13   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults music national poetry month poetry teen time

Learn Hip Hop with artist Dyalekt! Join us for two classes with educator and performer Dyalekt. On the first session Dyalekt will teach you the basics of making your own rhymes. Then on the second session you can try out what you learned!

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Learn Hip Hop with Dyalekt

Borough Park presents: Basic Photoshop

Tue, Apr 13   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adobe creative cloud adult learning photography stem & steam

This course is for beginners who want to learn how to use Adobe Photoshop. We will be starting with the basics and will be progressing from there. Throughout 8 weeks, we will cover different tools, panels, and editing techniques that will allow...

Borough Park presents: Basic Photoshop

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, Apr 13   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

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. 

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Apr 13   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group

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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Polish for Beginners

Tue, Apr 13   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults polish world language conversation

They say that Polish is the most difficult language in the world. Do you want to find out if it's true? Or maybe you would like to be able to order borscht and dumplings in Polish? Greenpoint Library starts the virtual Polish for Beginners course...

Polish for Beginners

The New Normal: Business Adaptation Workshop Series | NYC SBS

Tue, Apr 13   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Register for a 4-session workshop series to learn how to respond to the coronavirus pandemic and prepare your business for the future.

In response to Covid-19, the NYC Department of Small Business Services is offering a limited 4-session...

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The New Normal: Business Adaptation Workshop Series | NYC SBS

BIPOC DANCE SERIES- Jamaican Dance

Tue, Apr 13   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults dance fitness and classes

Join us for an evening of Jamaican dance with dance instructors, Shelly-Ann Callum and Orville Hall from Dance Xpressionz Jamaica.  The dance studio is loacted in Kingston, Jamaica.  This interactive dance class...

BIPOC DANCE SERIES- Jamaican Dance

BKLYN Investment League

Tue, Apr 13   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business career finance virtual investment club

Learn how the stock market works with the BKLYN Investment League. Mina Ennin Black from In the Black Financial Wellness, will provide insight into different types of investments, the importance of diversification, and the basics...

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BKLYN Investment League

CBH Talks: Survival Guides for an Uncertain Future: Kevin Roose and Ethan Zuckerman Envision What Will Be

Tue, Apr 13   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bpl presents center for brooklyn history conversations Virtual Programming

If the speed that the world is changing makes you want to crawl into a cave, if you fret over the impact of technology, the fracturing of democratic institutions, the future of humanity, then Kevin Roose and Ethan Zuckerman have ideas you want to...

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CBH Talks: Survival Guides for an Uncertain Future: Kevin Roose and Ethan Zuckerman Envision What Will Be

Eagles New Members Happy Hour

Tue, Apr 13   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults brooklyn eagles

Pour a drink and join us for a virtual happy hour to meet your fellow library enthusiasts, learn more about the Eagles, and hear what BPL has planned this season. All Eagles* are welcome, whether you joined last week or have been a member for...

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Eagles New Members Happy Hour

APR
14

COVID Remembrance Community Program: 1000 Origami Cranes

Wed, Apr 14   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Kids arts and crafts COVID remembrance day kids create

In Japanese and many Asian cultures, the crane is a mystical creature and is believed to live for a thousand years. The crane represents good fortune and longevity. It has also become a symbol of hope and healing during challenging times. ...

COVID Remembrance Community Program: 1000 Origami Cranes

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Simple maracas

Wed, Apr 14   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids COVID remembrance day grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Highlawn Library to pick up supplies to make a simple maraca.  Kits include a plastic egg, a filler to make the sound when you shake it and some tape to close it up. 

Kits will be available until all are claimed...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Simple maracas

Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group For Beginners

Wed, Apr 14   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew multilingual

All adults join us to learn and practice basic Hebrew conversation skills

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Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group For Beginners

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Wed, Apr 14   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

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

Songs, stories, lap bounces, and more to help foster language development and a love of books in your baby.

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

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Spoken Word Performance-Women’s History: Dominique Christina

Wed, Apr 14   10:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

Adults national poetry month poetry Virtual Programming women's history month

Spoken Word Performance-Women’s History: Dominique Christina

Dominique Christina performs her own poetry in a virtual reading sponsored by Coney Island. Adults and Young Adults are welcome.

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Spoken Word Performance-Women’s History: Dominique Christina

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Apr 14   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us on the Sunset Park Library Facebook Page for our weekly storytime!

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Mill Basin Library Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Apr 14   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann on the Mill Basin Library Facebook Page for songs stories and literacy tips. It is geared for children ages 18mos. to 36mos. The video will remain on our facebook page for 48hrs.

Mill Basin Library Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Virtual Storytime with Miss Sarah

Wed, Apr 14   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime toddler time

Join Miss Sarah every Wednesday at 10:30 AM for a virtual storytime! We will be reading books, learning rhymes and singing songs! 

Programs will be live on the Carroll Gardens Library Facebook Page.

 

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Virtual Storytime with Miss Sarah

Commercial Lease Strategies | SBS NYC

Wed, Apr 14   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

This course offers useful steps you can take to prepare for negotiating a commercial lease that serves your interests and minimizes risks. The course instructors are attorneys who have counseled both landlords and tenants on lease agreements and...

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Commercial Lease Strategies | SBS NYC

Learning About Heights & Hills!

Wed, Apr 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults conversations Virtual Programming

Come join us to learn the services Heights and Hills have to offer free of charge. They will cover topics from how to Care for the Caregiver to Home Care options.

Heights & Hills commitment is to ensure that Older Adults are...

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Learning About Heights & Hills!

Kids Create: Origami Tutorial

Wed, Apr 14   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

Stop by the Highlawn Library's Facebook page for a new origami tutorial video by Mr. Gordon. The video will remain up on our Facebook page, so you can work at your own pace. 

Kids Create: Origami Tutorial

Storytime for Kids in English and Chinese

Wed, Apr 14   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids story play storytime

Stories, fingerplays and songs.  Selected good stories by famous writers in English and Chinese.

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Storytime for Kids in English and Chinese

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Wed, Apr 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

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 and Ms. Tina

Virtual Storytime: All About Plants!

Wed, Apr 14   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Join Brooklyn Public Library and Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy for Virtual Storytime!

Babies, toddlers, and pre-schoolers and their caregivers are invited to develop early literacy skills and learn about a monthly theme through play,...

Virtual Storytime: All About Plants!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Apr 14   11:45 am to 1:00 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

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Apr 14   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Apr 14   1:00 pm to 2:30 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

Memories of Home -Asian Brush Painting 故乡印象 -水墨画教学

Wed, Apr 14   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts bklyn incubator chinese exhibitions

      都市美在繁华, Prosperity beautifies a city,
      乡野媚在天然. Nature makes the countryside attractive.
      越过千山万水, Crossing tens of thousands of mountains and water,
   ...

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Memories of Home -Asian Brush Painting 故乡印象 -水墨画教学

Brainy Babies

Wed, Apr 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies first five years storytime

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Rugby and McKinley Park Libraries! Families will enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and...

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Brainy Babies

Brighton Beach presenta: Hablando con Bebés Geniales

Wed, Apr 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Acompáñenos en un programa por Zoom para los padres y los cuidadores de Nueva York que ayudan al desarrollo mental de niños de edad 0 a 3. Incluye cuentos e historias en inglés y español, consejos, artesanías, canciones, mira y repite, y más!...

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Brighton Beach presenta: Hablando con Bebés Geniales

Elder Financial Abuse: Protecting Yourself from COVID & Income Tax Scams

Wed, Apr 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults finance tax help Virtual Programming

Elder financial abuse is on the rise and scammers are continuously learning new tactics to steal personal information!

In this virtual seminar, participants will learn how to identify and prevent elder financial abuse and will be educated...

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Elder Financial Abuse:  Protecting Yourself from COVID & Income Tax Scams

Virtual Ask A Tech

Wed, Apr 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Did you just buy a new smart phone or tablet and have questions on how to use it?   No time to attend a formal class? ...

Virtual Ask A Tech

Reflect and Restore Through Writing

Wed, Apr 14   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative writing poetry

Weekly two hour creative writing workshop for older adults. No prior writing experience is required and the workshop is open and welcoming to writers of all levels, and encourages beginners to attend. The writing workshop is an opportunity to...

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Reflect and Restore Through Writing

Brooklyn Museum & Brooklyn Public Library Art Exhibition Series

Wed, Apr 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults exhibitions Virtual Programming

Learn about works of art in the Brooklyn Museum’s collection that explore the role of women and the art created by women. Who gets attention in the history of art? What subject matters have appealed to artists? Explore portraiture by women and...

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Brooklyn Museum & Brooklyn Public Library Art Exhibition Series

Virtual Adult Storytime: National Poetry Month 2021 Edition

Wed, Apr 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults literacy national poetry month poetry Virtual Programming

Donald Peebles, Adult Librarian from Saratoga Library and DeKalb Library, will facilitate a series of live virtual adult storytime sessions for National Poetry Month.

The link to the Saratoga Library Facebook Page is: https://www....

Virtual Adult Storytime: National Poetry Month 2021 Edition

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Apr 14   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Kids Create

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

Spend a quick and crafty half hour with the Macon children's librarians drawing, coloring, cutting, tying, or some combination of those. 

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library Facebook Page.

 

Virtual Kids Create

Introduction To The Internet

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning 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 is a  lesson of 45 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites. ...

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Introduction To The Internet

Mapleton Presents an open forum on Health and Food in Chinese 健康、飲食、養生、食療、分享討論會

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults chinese conversations health and wellness Virtual Programming

Registration required.

Registrants will receive the email with the Zoom link within 20 hours before the virtual program.

要求網上注冊,討論會的ZOOM 鏈接會在會前20小時內寄到您電郵帳號。

本討論會目的是讓大家討論分享華人關心的健康、養生、飲食、食療等健康議題。歡迎大家參加討論,分享自己的知識、經驗和體會...

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Mapleton Presents an open forum on Health and Food in Chinese  健康、飲食、養生、食療、分享討論會

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike starts the third book in the Encyclopedia Brown series by Donald Sobol, Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues, by reading the first mystery the Case of the Mysterious Tramp. Mr. Mike also explains why Bugs Meany is wearing a crown on the...

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Virtual Storytime with Miss Emily

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool storytime toddler time

Storytime! A quick 15-minute storytime with Miss Emily of the Red Hook branch, featuring two fun books, some feltboard play, and puppet friends. This virtual storytime is viewable at https://www.facebook.com/BPLRedHook/ beginning at 3:00pm...

Virtual Storytime with Miss Emily

Kids coding - 3D Printing: Rotating Shapes

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids techknowledge

Learn how to use Codeblocks on the Tinkercad website to rotate shapes to create 3d objects in preparation to code your house for the Crazy Village.

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Kids coding - 3D Printing: Rotating Shapes

NBA 2K Play with BPL

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults kids tech time teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Looking for a fun way to kill time during quarantine? Missing Basketball? Got a PlayStation 4? Join us for NBA 2K with the Library! 

Play with and against friends, family and the Library in various modes like “All Star Team Up, Pro-...

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NBA 2K Play with BPL

The Lost Librarian | BPL Gaming Stream

Wed, Apr 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games Virtual Programming

Join Tyler the Lost Librarian as he confidently fights through games that he's never played before. He may ask for your help, so join the conversation on Twitch to help him not lose (A Twitch account is required for chatting,...

The Lost Librarian | BPL Gaming Stream

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, Apr 14   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering Virtual Homework Help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students! Whether you’re attending school in person, online or a mixture of both, ALL students are welcome. (Grades 1-5)...

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East New York Reads Homework Help

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, Apr 14   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

Wed, Apr 14   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

Afterschool Spanish Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Wed, Apr 14   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

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

Join us for Ready Set Kindergarten in Spanish 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...

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Afterschool Spanish Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Apr 14   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion creative writing e-books

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


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

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Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, Apr 14   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

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