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More of Watercolor

Mon, Jun 14   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts multilingual Virtual Programming

This virtual program is sponsored by Spring Creek Library!

Come and learn little tips and techniques in watercolor painting; learn sponging, splattering, scumbling just to name a few.  These classes are for the beginner as well as...

More of Watercolor

Borough Park Presents Storytime: Mr. Mike Reads about Juneteenth Part 2

Mon, Jun 14   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Kids juneteenth storytime summer reading Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike continues the Juneteenth celebration by reading Juneteenth Jamboree by Carole Boston Weatherford; illustrated by Yvonne Buchanan and Juneteenth for Mazie by Floyd Cooper.

 

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Borough Park Presents Storytime: Mr. Mike Reads about Juneteenth Part 2

Summer Reading: Grab & Go Kits

Mon, Jun 14   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create summer reading

Come by the Kensington Library to pick up a Grab & Go kit. We will be distributing them every Monday all summer to celebrate Summer Reading (except the week of July 4th, come by Tuesday, July 6!) 

Our Grab & Go projects...

Summer Reading: Grab & Go Kits

Virtual East New York and Kings Highway Brainy Babies (Spring)

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy East New York Reads

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in the East New York and Kings Highway communities. This program will include stories, early literacy tips, baby bounces, craft...

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Virtual East New York and Kings Highway Brainy Babies (Spring)

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Esther Crow

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years live music stomp clap and sing summer reading Virtual Programming

Esther Crow is an NYC award-winning singer, songwriter and teacher. Her online show experience is an eclectic mix of rhythm and movement games, original songs from her upcoming debut album, All Together Now (out on June 25th, 2021), and duets she...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Esther Crow

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

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

**Registration required!  We will be using Zoom to host this program. You will need either a computer with audio...

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

BPL Outdoors: Storytime Cancelled

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors first five years storytime summer reading

Event change: this in-person event has been cancelled due to rain. Join us next Monday, June 21 for Storytime at 11:00am.

Join us on select Mondays to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud, interspersed with songs and...

BPL Outdoors: Storytime

Juneteenth Celebration Cancelled

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults arts and crafts bpl outdoors community partner juneteenth

*Event Change: This in-person event has been cancelled due to rain. LA Blacksmith will perform live online, and the Juneteenth "Paint and Sip Water" program is rescheduled to Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 2:00pm. Visit the event links below for...

Juneteenth Celebration

Storytime in the Yard

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors storytime summer reading

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. 

Registration is required, to ensure physical distancing - a waitlist is available if...

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Storytime in the Yard

Open Air Ask a Tech

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Marcy Library

Adults adult learning bpl outdoors computer basics computer programming

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, find your way around the Internet or use your mobile device ? No time to attend a formal or Zoom class?

Bring your technology questions and receive an outdoor ...

Open Air Ask a Tech

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion storytime

Have you ever wished someone would read to you as an adult?  Do you want to take in some good literature without spending a lot of time on it? At adult storytime, a librarian will read short stories and/or poetry to you, and all you have to...

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Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too

Mon, Jun 14   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Come join McKinley Park Branch virtually on zoom with a read out loud and a Father's Day craft.

Registration Required!

Materials needed: paper plate, construction paper, glue, scissors and crayons/markers.

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McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too

*VIRTUAL* JUNETEENTH PERFORMANCE: FEATURING MUSICIAN, L.A. BLACKSMITH

Mon, Jun 14   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bpl outdoors juneteenth live music music

*Event change: Because of rain, this program will no longer take place in-person outside of New Lots Library. View the live performance virtually on the New Lots Library Facebook page, or join the program on Zoom. Registrants will be...

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*VIRTUAL* JUNETEENTH PERFORMANCE: FEATURING MUSICIAN, L.A. BLACKSMITH

Virtual Ask-A-Tech

Mon, Jun 14   12:00 pm to 1:00 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.

We will be using Zoom to host this...

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Virtual Ask-A-Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Borough Park Presents Virtual Toddler Time

Mon, Jun 14   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

Toddler Time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months. Find us on the Borough Park Facebook page every Monday at 1 p.m. This is the link: https://www.facebook.com/BPLboroughpark  hope to see you soon.

Borough Park Presents Virtual Toddler Time

BPL OUTDOORS: YOGA FOR ADULTS

Mon, Jun 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bpl outdoors yoga and meditation

Join us for a fun & relaxing hour of outdoor Yoga!  Yoga mats are highly recommended, but not required.

Adult yoga will be taught by New Lots library yoga instructor, Ms. Olga Godwin-Brown.

Here'...

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BPL OUTDOORS: YOGA FOR ADULTS

Juneteenth Celebration: Asante’s African Safari

Mon, Jun 14   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Kids juneteenth storytime

An incomparable storyteller, dancer, and performer, Asante takes young audiences on a journey to the African diaspora. Asante explores the African Folk traditions with tales and dances, featuring indigenous music and audience participation....

Juneteenth Celebration: Asante’s African Safari

Virtual Russian Storytime

Mon, Jun 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime russian storytime

**While our in-person events are on hold, we are offering virtual programming via Facebook Live broadcasts from our branches!**   

Join us for virtual Russian storytime with books, songs, and tips in Russian for your...

Virtual Russian Storytime

Rescheduled - Juneteenth Paint and Sip Water Cancelled

Mon, Jun 14   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults arts and crafts bpl outdoors juneteenth

Due to inclement weather this program has been rescheduled to Wednesday, June 16th at 2pm.

Join New Lots Library for a series of free outdoor events this summer!

Join artist Chessica Rose as she leads adult participants ...

Rescheduled - Juneteenth Paint and Sip Water

Resume & Career Help Live!

Mon, Jun 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!

Borough Park Presents Juan Tica - Chess Workshop

Mon, Jun 14   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop summer reading Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Juan Tica from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Borough Park Presents Juan Tica - Chess Workshop

Tiny Techs: Coding (Ages 3-6)

Mon, Jun 14   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years techknowledge toddler time

Children Ages 3-6

We invite you to learn how to code using following instructions, counting, and  sequencing, This is a block coding program to introduce the ideas and concepts of coding to your children. You don't need to download...

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Tiny Techs: Coding (Ages 3-6)

Virtual Financial Coaching

Mon, Jun 14   3:00 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

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Mon, Jun 14   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion e-books summer reading

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

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished the book did...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Jun 14   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career Virtual Programming

Welcome to the Wonderful World of Canva, where the designs of your dreams can come to life! Canva is the most accessible and widespread tool for graphic design from beginner to pro-level. Use Canva to create everything from merch, to flyers and...

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Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Virtual Chess Workshop

Mon, Jun 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

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Jun 14   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Challenge your friends to a trivia game. We will be using the online trivia platform Kahoot!

Register so that we can send you a secure Zoom link. 

 

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Kahoot! Trivia

Sunset Park Book Adventure

Mon, Jun 14   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts book adventures summer reading

Join us in celebrating Flag Day with books and craft activity.  

Materials needed

Paper , Markers/crayons, scissors and glue/tape

 

For kids 3-8 years old

 

Sunset Park Book Adventure

Medical Outreach Workshop for Teens Pt. 2

Mon, Jun 14   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career lectures and discussions teen time Virtual Programming

Hey teens, are you considering a career in the medical field? Join us for a Q&A session with a medical professional!

This session will feature Lakshmi EthiMo, who has worked as a Pediatric resident and a Physician Advisor at...

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Medical Outreach Workshop for Teens Pt. 2

BPL Game Time - Fortnite Battle Royale

Mon, Jun 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time teen time video games

Are you good at fortnite and want to show us how good you are? come join us on twitch.

Watch us live by downloading the Twitch app on your mobile device or by visiting www.twitch.tv/BPLGameTime. For instructions on how to play...

BPL Game Time - Fortnite Battle Royale

Manga Drawing Workshop for Beginners – The first steps!

Mon, Jun 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass dance fitness and classes

Beginner artists interested in Japanese anime and manga will learn basic drawing skills through step by step instruction from a professional manga artist. After the introduction of different manga styles, students will follow along with a...

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Manga Drawing Workshop for Beginners – The first steps!

Highlawn Library Presents Reinaldo Duran - Chess Workshop

Mon, Jun 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Reinaldo Duran from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Highlawn Library Presents Reinaldo Duran - Chess Workshop

Finanzas Empresariales 2: Planificar Para Ser Rentable | NYC SBS

Mon, Jun 14   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner finance small business

Todos los empresarios están en el negocio para obtener ganancias, pero solo algunos lo hacen. Un paso crítico para el éxito es crear el plan financiero que guiará su negocio hacia la rentabilidad.

El objetivo de este curso es...

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Finanzas Empresariales 2: Planificar Para Ser Rentable | NYC SBS

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Mon, Jun 14   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion e-books summer reading

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

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 14   5:00 pm to 6:30 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

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Jun 14   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

Emancipation to Ownership: A Juneteenth Celebration of Success

Mon, Jun 14   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults brooklyn history business juneteenth Virtual Programming

Travel with us on an interactive tour through the decades highlighting successful New Yorkers of African descent. Stacey Toussaint, the founder of award-winning Inside Out Tours, will guide us through an experience that introduces several...

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Emancipation to Ownership: A Juneteenth Celebration of Success

Polish for Beginners 3.0

Mon, Jun 14   6:00 pm to 7:30 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 continues the virtual Polish for Beginners...

Polish for Beginners 3.0

Justice Initiatives Book Club: Prisons Make Us Safer

Mon, Jun 14   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism book club book discussion conversations

Journalist Victoria Law explains how racism and social control were the catalysts for mass incarceration and have continued to be its driving force: from the post-Civil War laws that states passed to imprison former slaves, to the laws passed...

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Justice Initiatives Book Club: Prisons Make Us Safer

The F-Tones Violin & Guitar Symphony

Mon, Jun 14   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Events for Youth and Family live music

The F Tones came from humble roots as two college friends who decided to start busking in Central Park in the late summer of 2015. Soon enough after seeing the reception they were attracting it became clear to them that their music was different...

The F-Tones Violin & Guitar Symphony

2021 Teen Writing Contest & Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Celebration

Mon, Jun 14   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing Virtual Programming

Join us as we honor the finalists of the 2021 Teen Writing Contest and winners of the Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize.

The Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize, a cash award that is the centerpiece of Brooklyn Public Library's Teen Writing...

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2021 Teen Writing Contest & Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Celebration

Una visita virtual a la mansión Morris-Jumel

Mon, Jun 14   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Culture Pass immigrant heritage month

Un tesoro histórico escondido en el corazón de Washington Heights, la Mansion Morris-Jumel es la casa más antigua que se conserva en el Alto Manhattan. ¡Aprenda más sobre los secretos de esta casa de más de 256 años! Explore virtualmente cada...

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Una visita virtual a la mansión Morris-Jumel

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The Rainbow Lizard - a virtual folk tale

Tue, Jun 15   12:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Join us for the Rainbow Lizard Video presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre company. Instructions for viewing will follow soon.

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The Rainbow Lizard - a virtual folk tale

CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A VIRTUAL VIDEO OF "THE TALE OF THE RAINBOW LIZARD"

Tue, Jun 15   12:00 am to 11:45 pm   Virtual

Kids juneteenth storytime Virtual Programming

Join us for the Tale of the Rainbow Lizard Video (Discovering our colorful ancestry) presented by the Traveling Lantern Theatre company.

DATE: Sunday, June 13, 2021, 8 pm till the following Sunday, June 20, 2021

Where: Paste this...

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CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A VIRTUAL VIDEO OF "THE TALE OF THE RAINBOW LIZARD"

Juneteenth Grab and Go Kit: Design Your Own Library Card

Tue, Jun 15   10:00 am to 2:45 pm   Walt Whitman Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits juneteenth poetry

Juneteenth is observed on June 19th and to celebrate and encourage discussion, the Walt Whitman Library is providing weekly grab and go kits for children and adults throughout June.

June 1-8: Black Out Poetry

Block out words...

Juneteenth Grab and Go Kit: Design Your Own Library Card

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Tue, Jun 15   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

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Jun 15   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

Storytime in the Park

Tue, Jun 15   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Monarch Butterfly Garden

Kids bpl outdoors little scientists story play storytime

Experience a storytime in nature in Brower Park! All are welcome for this interactive program of story, song, movement, and nature.

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be observed • Bring your own blanket / seating...

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Storytime in the Park

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Jun 15   10:45 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

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

Spend fifteen minutes with Macon children's librarians to learn lap rhymes, finger plays, and early literacy tips for interacting with your baby and fostering a lifelong love of reading.

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library...

Virtual Babies & Books

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