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Virtual Mini Storytime

Tue, Jan 26   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Engage in active screentime with this pre-recorded "mini" storytime, featuring 1 song, 1 book, and 1 additional activity.

Videos will be available for 48 hours after posting, so you can watch when it works best for your family! ...

Virtual Mini Storytime

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Jan 26   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 with help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

Each new video will is ...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Jan 26   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 with help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

Each new video will is ...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Jan 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years preschool storytime

Join us for an interactive Virtual Storytime on Zoom, with Ms. Abby from the Cypress Hills Library! We will be sharing books, songs, rhymes, and tips for development of early literacy skills. Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers are all...

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Tue, Jan 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Windsor Terrace's own Miss Cindy for songs, rhymes, and stories.  Bring your shakers, rattles, instruments, or just some pots and pans to make music.

Please register by 9:30 AM on the day of the program to receive the Zoom...

Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Jan 26   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

Bebés Geniales

Tue, Jan 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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

Acompáñenos en un programa en 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!...

Bebés Geniales

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Moona Luna

Tue, Jan 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family stomp clap and sing Virtual Programming

Sandra Velasquez decided to make Moona Luna's songs bilingual so that her simple messages of joy, discovery and perseverance would reach more young ears.

“What Was Missing Was A Soundtrack For Bilingual/Bicultural Latino Kids. The Four-...

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Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Moona Luna

Washington Irving Library: Services for Older Adults and Senior Planet/OATS "Never Too Late To Learn" Technology Series

Tue, Jan 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults never too late to learn techknowledge Virtual Programming

LEARN FROM HOME! 

Join Washington Irving Library, in partnership with Senior Planet/OATS (Older Adults Technology Services) and Brooklyn Public Library's Services for Older Adults, for a 10-week technology series for adults ages...

Washington Irving Library: Services for Older Adults and Senior Planet/OATS "Never Too Late To Learn" Technology Series

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Jan 26   11:00 am to 1:00 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!

Jack & Friends: Zoom Toddler Yoga with Kelly Brennan

Tue, Jan 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years toddler yoga Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Join Kelly Brennan for a fun yoga practice! Toddlers will explore yoga poses and breathing in a playful way through adventures, stories, and songs.  

These classes will be held over Zoom and registration is required....

Jack & Friends: Zoom Toddler Yoga with Kelly Brennan

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Tue, Jan 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years preschool storytime

It's storytime... from the comfort of your own home! Watch fun people read fun stories! Storytime builds vocabulary and a love of books. And kids who love books and stories become better readers!   Join us for a pre-recorded storytime on the...

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Virtual Rhyme and Song Time for Kids

Tue, Jan 26   11:30 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

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

We welcome all children and the young at heart to join us for a mini storytime!

This will be broadcast from the East Flatbush Facebook Page.

Virtual Rhyme and Song Time for Kids

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Tue, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 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

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike talks about Dinosaurs: The Ostrich Dinosaurs Part Two

Tue, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 1:15 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore little scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike talks about the Ornithomimids that looked a little less like Ostriches that the fellow members of their group: Pelicanimus (Pelican Mimic), Harpymimus (Harpy (Greek monster that was half woman half bird) mimic) and Deinocheirus (Terrible...

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike talks about Dinosaurs: The Ostrich Dinosaurs Part Two

Yoga For Everyone

Tue, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Are you stressed with everything that's going on around you? We are offering you an hour of relaxation and tranquility. Something we all need. 

Everyone is welcome!

Seraphina is a 200 hour certified Vinyasa yoga teacher and...

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Yoga For Everyone

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Bookmarks

Tue, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 6:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids explore

Stop by the library to pick up a kit of supplies for your very own custom bookmark! Kits include a foam bookmark, stickers, beads, and ribbon. Available until all kits are claimed. 

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Bookmarks

Origami Grab and Go Kits

Tue, Jan 26   1:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

The New Lots Library is distributing origami grab and go kits for children and adults.  These kits can be used with instructional videos on the New Lots Library Facebook Page, library books from our book display, or other instructional...

Origami Grab and Go Kits

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jan 26   1:30 pm to 3:30 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

Microsoft Excel Basics

Tue, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

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Microsoft Excel Basics

Virtual Book Discussion: HEAVY - AN AMERICAN MEMOIR by Kiese Laymon

Tue, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion fitness health and wellness

Donald Peebles, Adult Librarian at Saratoga Library, will facilitate a live virtual book discussion of HEAVY: AN AMERICAN MEMOIR by Kiese Laymon on the Saratoga Library Facebook Page.

This is the link to the Saratoga Library Facebook Page...

Virtual Book Discussion: HEAVY - AN AMERICAN MEMOIR by Kiese Laymon

Virtual Financial Coaching

Tue, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business career finance

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

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Jan 26   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 Storytime with Ms. Raquel!

Tue, Jan 26   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Raquel from Central Library's Youth WIng for Virtual Storytime with stories, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills.

View Virtual Storytime on the Brooklyn...

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Raquel!

Cooking Matters For Adults

Tue, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults cooking health and wellness

Do you spend too much time worrying about what’s for dinner? We can help!

Join us for a free Holiday themed virtual nutrition lessons that incorporates healthy cooking tips on a budget and holiday recipes.

This special, six-...

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Cooking Matters For Adults

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Jan 26   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,...

Virtual Homework Help

Aaand I Lost...| BPL Gaming Stream

Tue, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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

Aaand I Lost is an interactive BPL gaming stream where Tyler the librarian does a playthrough of a game he's never played before! 

Join Tyler as he stumbles blindly through games that he's never played before...

Aaand I Lost...| BPL Gaming Stream

Meditation, Spirituality, Faith and Self-Knowledge

Tue, Jan 26   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Agenda:

3:00pm - Yogic Breathing Exercises 🧘‍♀️🧘‍♂️ 

3:15pm - Chanting of “OM” 🕉 Mantra

3:20pm - Silent Meditation Sit 😌😌

3:30pm - Teachings of the Week 💟🙏

4:00pm - Student Q&A 🌼❤️

...

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Meditation, Spirituality, Faith and Self-Knowledge

Kids Create: Origami (Paper Hats)

Tue, Jan 26   3:30 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Watch a short instructional video to learn how to make a paper hat using origami (paper-folding).  This program is fun for older children and their families.  This program can be viewed on the New Lots Library Facebook Page....

Kids Create: Origami (Paper Hats)

Teen Time: Skribbl.io

Tue, Jan 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults video games

Hey teens, do you enjoy drawing or casual games? Skribbl.io is a free multiplayer drawing and guessing game. Make some friends and show off your art skills!

Register to receive a private room link via email when it starts. Limit 12...

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Teen Time: Skribbl.io

Jackbox Party Games

Tue, Jan 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library teen tech time Virtual Programming

Meet up online and play a really easy social game made by Jackbox. 

We will meet in Zoom. I will send out a link at, or by 3:15. 

You will have to be able to keep one eye on the Zoom call and one on a browser with...

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Jackbox Party Games

Teen Superhero Trivia

Tue, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Join us Tuesday January 26th for Teen Superhero Trivia. Ages 12-17 are welcome. Test your superhero knowledge from DC to Marvel Superheroes.

This program will take place on Zoom and Kahoot. You will need either a computer with a...

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Teen Superhero Trivia

YA Book Discussion: Clap When You Land

Tue, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion

Join Rugby's Miss Yolande for our January book discussion of Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo. This book discussion will take place each Tuesday in January at 4 pm. Please register for each discussion separately.

"Camino...

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YA Book Discussion: Clap When You Land

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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

Are you a fan of Psyonix's Rocket League? Want to show gamers across Brooklyn - including library staff - just how good at the popular soccer game (but with rocket cars) *you* are?

Watch us live by downloading the Twitch app on your...

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Jan 26   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

Chess Workshop

Tue, Jan 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Play or learn chess on Zoom with Chess Master Tica.

Registration required. The Zoom link will be sent to you one hour before the program begins. 

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Chess Workshop

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Jan 26   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults conversations

New Utrecht patrons meet for an informal virtual get-together over coffee or your favorite beverage.  

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Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jan 26   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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, Jan 26   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. 

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Gaming for Teens: Among Us

CBH Talks: Whither Conservatism? The State of the Right

Tue, Jan 26   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bpl presents center for brooklyn history conversations Virtual Programming

The horrifying events of January 6 represent the culmination of four years of Donald Trump’s assault on American political institutions. Now a new administration prepares to govern, but questions about the future of Trumpism weigh heavily. Has...

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CBH Talks: Whither Conservatism? The State of the Right

Sheepshead Bay Library presents Talent Without Borders. Our Younger Brothers- Animals

Tue, Jan 26   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults live music music poetry russian

Sheepshead Bay Library proudly showcases our talented library patrons. 

This Russian language program explores diversity through music, dance, art, and theater. Our goal is to engage, educate, encourage, and inspire a variety of...

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Sheepshead Bay Library presents Talent Without Borders. Our Younger Brothers- Animals

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Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Wed, Jan 27   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

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Wed, Jan 27   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

Babies and Books

Wed, Jan 27   10:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for a bite-sized version of story time!  Jason from the Youth Wing is bringing a 5 minute virtual story time, letting you pop in and out of your favorite books!  This format is typically one book and one song.

Babies and Books

Virtual Beginner's Hebrew Conversation

Wed, Jan 27   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults conversations multilingual

Practice Hebrew with beginners in a friednly atmosphere

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Virtual Beginner's Hebrew Conversation

Origami Grab and Go Kits

Wed, Jan 27   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

The New Lots Library is distributing origami grab and go kits for children and adults.  These kits can be used with instructional videos on the New Lots Library Facebook Page, library books from our book display, or other instructional...

Origami Grab and Go Kits

Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Jan 27   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.

Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Jan 27   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

Cover Letter Basics

Wed, Jan 27   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Virtual

Adults business career resume 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 make you stand out from the...

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Cover Letter Basics

Virtual Storytime with Miss Christina!

Wed, Jan 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

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

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

Join Miss Christina for virtual storytime with books, songs, and tips for your child to...

Virtual Storytime with Miss Christina!

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