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JAN
19

Hebrew Conversation For Beginners

Wed, Jan 19   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew

Join us on zoom for beginning Hebrew for adults in a friendly atmosphere

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Hebrew Conversation For Beginners

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Jan 19   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

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Wed, Jan 19   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

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

Wed, Jan 19   10:00 am to 6:00 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

Mill Basin Presents Virtual Toddler Time-With Ms. Ann

Wed, Jan 19   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join Ms. Ann for stories, songs and fun geared for 18-24 month olds. The video will premiere on the Mill Basin Library Facebook Pageand remain up for 48 hours. 

Mill Basin Presents Virtual Toddler Time-With Ms. Ann

Babies & Books

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

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

Parents and babies, we don't mind siblings either, join Ms. Pat for a virtual storytime. Bring your favorite toy , I'll have mine! We'll share stories, songs, and play!

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Babies & Books

Kids Storytime

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Rugby Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy Events for Youth and Family

Listen to stories, clap and stomp.

Kids Storytime

NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse

Registration for NYC Food Handler Certification at BPL Adult Learning

NYC food handler certification is necessary for all food handlers in the retail food service and hospitality industries who are involved in the preparation, storage or...

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NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Confident Aging: How Earlier Conversations Can Enrich the Experience of Giving and Receiving Care

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming

Join us as we explore how preparing and talking about wishes can lead to a more fulfilling aging and caregiving experience. We’ll cover:

Stories and lessons from family caregivers across the country How to approach conversations about...
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Confident Aging: How Earlier Conversations Can Enrich the Experience of Giving and Receiving Care

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Macon Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit to take home and create! (While supplies last.)

 

*Kits may contain small parts that are not suitable for young children. Please...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Virtual Storytime

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years Virtual Programming

Kids age 0-5 years and their caregivers are invited to join New Utrecht librarians for virtual storytime on Zoom! During storytime we'll sing songs, learn rhymes, and read books together all while supporting our young children's early...

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Virtual Storytime

Toddler Grab & Go arts & Crafts

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts grab and go kits toddler time

Free toddler craft project! Each Wednesday morning, Red Hook will put out a new Grab and Go Toddler craft in our lobby for pickup. Available  at 11am Wednesday while suppllies last

Toddler Grab & Go arts & Crafts

Virtual Babies and Books

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime Virtual Programming

Please join us for a live Babies and Books storytime on the Dyker Library Facebook page. Miss Ann will read books and sing songs and rhymes for babies from birth to 18 months and their parents and caregivers. A video of the Babies and Books...

Virtual Babies and Books

Highlawn Presents: Virtual Storytime

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Join us on the Highlawn Library Facebook Page (Facebook.com/HighlawnLibrary) for a virtual storytime with Mr. Gordon. If you can't make it don't worry—the video will be available for 48 hours, so storytime...

Highlawn Presents: Virtual Storytime

Virtual Computer Class - Microsoft Word Basics Cancelled

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning Microsoft Office techknowledge Virtual Programming

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Creating and opening documents

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Virtual Computer Class - Microsoft Word Basics

Storytime with Gerritsen Beach

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy preschool storytime

Come join Miss Melisa for a fun Facebook Storytime.

https://www.facebook.com/GerritsenBeachLibraryBPL

Storytime with Gerritsen Beach

Zoom Toddler Time with Windsor Terrace Library

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Olivia from the Windsor Terrace Library for stories, songs, and fingerplays.  Register by 10:30 AM on the day of the program to get the Zoom link.

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Zoom Toddler Time with Windsor Terrace Library

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana

Wed, Jan 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   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

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, Jan 19   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!

Our Social Work Program Coordinator will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment Assistance Health...
Brooklyn Supports

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 19   11:45 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

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Jan 19   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, Jan 19   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

La Hora Magica - Bilingual Storytime

Wed, Jan 19   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for bilingual storytime on our Sunset Park Library Facebook Page.

La Hora Magica - Bilingual Storytime

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 19   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 19   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.

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Introduction to Internet

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Jan 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Want to explore your phone and its features? Join us for one-on-one assistance with your device.

We will be using Zoom to host this...

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Virtual Ask a Tech

DIY Teen Grab and Go: Coloring Pages

Wed, Jan 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens & Young Adults DIY grab and go kits

Stop by at 3:00PM and pick up a Grab and Go Wooden Tray Kit at the Highlawn Library while supplies last. The Kit will include:  Coloring pages and Assorted Colored Pencils.

DIY Teen Grab and Go: Coloring Pages

Grab N' Go: Craft Kits for Kids

Wed, Jan 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Come to Cypress Hills Library every Wednesday from 3-5pm to get your own Grab N' go craft kit, plus some fun giveaways including a book and lots of stickers!

*While supplies last*

Grab N' Go:  Craft Kits for Kids

Start Smart: It’s Never Too Early (or late) to Invest in Your Future

Wed, Jan 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business finance Virtual Programming

Learn how to hire and work with a financial advisor

Investing can be daunting, so many choose to work with a professional financial advisor. In this session, the journalists of Financial Planning magazine explain what advisors do, how...

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Start Smart: It’s Never Too Early (or late) to Invest in Your Future

Kids Create: Lanyard!!!

Wed, Jan 19   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!!!

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) | NYC SBS

Wed, Jan 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Did you know that 93% of people buying something online use a search engine like Google? And when people use search engines, 92% of their clicks go to the first page that appears. What this means for business owners is that optimizing your...

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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) | NYC SBS

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Origami Essentials

Wed, Jan 19   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 some essential supplies for origami and other paper crafting activities! Kits include square origami paper in various patterns and colors, along with some instructions to get you started. ...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Origami Essentials

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Wed, Jan 19   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike reads the third mystery in the 8th Encyclopedia Brown book by Donald Sobol: Encyclopedia Brown Tracks Them Down, The Case of the Flying Submarine. 

 

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

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Wed, Jan 19   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

Gravesend Writers Group

Wed, Jan 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book discussion creative writing

Writers Discussion Group Have you been writing creatively for a while? Do you consider yourself a somewhat serious writer? Have you had your work published or are you aiming to? Come join our group and share your thoughts,...
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Gravesend Writers Group

Virtual Teen Creative Writing Corner

Wed, Jan 19   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 19   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 19   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...

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Sunset Park Chess Workshop

Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Jan 19   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...

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Homework Help on Discord

Spring Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Jan 19   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...

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Spring Chess Tournament Series

Virtual Financial Coaching

Wed, Jan 19   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

National External Diploma Program (NEDP) Info. Session

Wed, Jan 19   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse nedp

Looking for a different way to earn your high school equivalency diploma? The National External Diploma Program could be right for you!

The National External Diploma Program (NEDP) is an applied performance assessment system that assesses...

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National External Diploma Program (NEDP) Info. Session

CBH TALK - "The Fifties: An Underground History" with James R. Gaines and Daniel Okrent

Wed, Jan 19   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults BPL Presents Center for Brooklyn History conversations Virtual Programming

In his new book The Fifties: An Underground History, James R. Gaines complicates the conventional narrative of the Fifties as a decade of conformity. By portraying a series of brave individuals who championed gay rights, civil rights, and the...

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CBH TALK -  "The Fifties: An Underground History" with James R. Gaines and Daniel Okrent

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Wed, Jan 19   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
20

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

Thu, Jan 20   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 20   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

McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Thu, Jan 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

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

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...

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McKinley Park Branch Virtual First 5 Years Storytime

Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

Thu, Jan 20   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...

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Virtual Bushwick and Brownsville Brainy Babies

Cover Letter Basics

Thu, Jan 20   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career Virtual Programming

Learn how and why to tailor your cover letter to the job you are applying for, with tips, advice, and do’s & don’ts. This presentation will give you the information you need to create a cover letter that will help you to stand out from the...

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Cover Letter Basics

Technology For All: Individual Sessions

Thu, Jan 20   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

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