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JUN
24

The Black Movement Library Portrait Series

Thu, Jun 24   8:30 pm to 10:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl outdoors bpl presents plaza performances

Join us at sundown for The Black Movement Library Portrait Series, a large-scale public outdoor performance organized by new media artist, creative technologist, and educator LaJuné McMillian. Taking the form of multiple short acts, the...

The Black Movement Library Portrait Series

JUN
25

CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A PRE-RECORDED VIRTUAL TEAM UP TO READ WITH MS. SHARON

Fri, Jun 25   6:00 am to 11:45 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime summer reading team up to read

Join us for a pre-recorded Virtual Team up to Read with Ms. Sharon from the Coney Island  Library .  Go to www.facebook.com/coneyislandlibrary/

Scroll down the page to find the virtual Team up to Read event.

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CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A PRE-RECORDED VIRTUAL TEAM UP TO READ WITH MS. SHARON

Amazing Animals!

Fri, Jun 25   9:30 am to 10:00 am   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts Culture Pass Events for Youth and Family

Whether they can regrow a tail or lift 1,000 times their weight, our animal friends at Brooklyn Children’s Museum have super powers! All animals, including humans, have unique gifts that help us to survive, grow, solve problems, and live our...

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Amazing Animals!

Bilingual Birdies French/English Storytime

Fri, Jun 25   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool summer reading Virtual Programming

Experience the online bilingual magic with live music, bubble dance parties, and entertaining puppet shows! In our 30-minute online classes, families enjoy the same lively fun from in-person classes with Myla...

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Bilingual Birdies French/English Storytime

Laptop Loan

Fri, Jun 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults bpl outdoors Laptop Loan techknowledge

Do you need access to the internet? Sign up for a 30-minute session at one of our Outdoor Laptop Loan locations.

Adults must have a valid library card and photo ID that corresponds to our records. Young adult patrons must have valid...

Laptop Loan

Summer Reading Weekly Activity - Nature Suncatchers

Fri, Jun 25   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Kids grab and go kits summer reading

Our weekly grab and go activity is available for pick up Monday, June 21-Saturday, June 26. Create your own Nature Suncatcher with treasures you've found on your scavenger hunts! Then hang and enjoy your beautiful creation. (Available while...

Summer Reading Weekly Activity - Nature Suncatchers

Grab & Go Craft Kit: Create your own craft project

Fri, Jun 25   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits summer reading

A simple but colorful and exciting craft project with Grab & Go kits that you can replicate or made with your own creative touches!

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be observed • Weather permitting 

Grab & Go Craft Kit: Create your own craft project

Her Drive

Fri, Jun 25   10:00 am to 7:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults community partner Healthy Communities

Paerdegat branch is running a donation drive in partnership with Her Drive through June. 

Limited access to general hygiene and menstrual care products is a public health issue. Her Drive, Co. is a  nonprofit organization...

Her Drive

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 25   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

Knit Together

Fri, Jun 25   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

Virtual Bilingual Birdies Mandarin/English Storytime

Fri, Jun 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years chinese preschool summer reading Virtual Programming

Bilingual Birdies Online Mandarin Classes  

Experience the online bilingual magic with live music, bubble dance parties, and entertaining puppet shows! In our 30-minute online classes...

Virtual Bilingual Birdies Mandarin/English Storytime

Chair Yoga for Everyone

Fri, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

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 practicing yoga…and you don’t have to worry about getting up and...

Chair Yoga for Everyone

Urban Stages: Hip Hop Explorations

Fri, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults music summer reading

Join us for a hip hop class! Absolutley no dance experience necessary. We'll start with a warmup and build up to an easy choreography to a well known song. If possible, bring a hat to add some style to your moves. Even if you think you have two...

Urban Stages: Hip Hop Explorations

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

Fri, Jun 25   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)

Grab & Go Kids Create

Fri, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 3:30 pm   New Utrecht 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 in our lobby to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits may contain small parts that are not...

Grab & Go Kids Create

Virtual French Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:30 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

Artist Talk: Xinyi Cheng 对话艺术家程心怡

Fri, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults artist talks chinese Culture Pass

Swiss Institute很荣幸与由布鲁克林公共图书馆、 皇后区公共图书馆和纽约公共图书馆发起的Culture Pass项目联合推出艺术家程心怡的讲座。该讲座将使用普通话,以艺术家过去十年的工作室和生活空间为线索,讨论地方和社会关系在程心怡的绘画实践中的重要意义。虽然程心怡的画作中的场景常常置于色彩浸染、模糊不明的环境,画作描绘的却多是艺术家自己在摄影快照捕捉的好友间的亲密举动。 这些从居家、闲暇和家务的空间中调取出的温柔瞬间,为艺术家画作中萦绕的氛围蒙上了一层超越现实的魅力。...

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Artist Talk: Xinyi Cheng 对话艺术家程心怡

Bengali Storytime with Gardi

Fri, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years bengali multilingual storytime Virtual Programming

Join us for Bengali stories and songs!

Bengali Storytime with Gardi

Virtual Homework Help Cancelled

Fri, Jun 25   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,...

Virtual Homework Help

Take & Make Kits

Fri, Jun 25   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

Virtual Book Adventures: Be Yourself

Fri, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids book adventures summer reading Virtual Programming

Please join us for a live Book Adventures program on the Dyker Library Facebook page. Miss Ann will read "William's Doll," written by Charlotte Zolotow, and "Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music," by Margarita Engle. Please...

Virtual Book Adventures: Be Yourself

Virtual Adult Storytime: June 2021 Edition

Fri, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults lgbtq pride month literacy music storytime

Adult Librarian Donald Peebles (Saratoga/Dekalb) is facilitating a series of Virtual Adult Storytime for the month of June, such as LGBTQ Pride Month, Black Music Month, Caribbean Heritage Month, National Puerto Rican American Day Parade and...

Virtual Adult Storytime: June 2021 Edition

Six-Word Story Workshop: Memoirs

Fri, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing writing workshop

This is the second workshop in the Six-Word Story series*, focusing specifically on memoir-writing. Learn what a memoir is, then create your own six-word memoir. Brainstorm, write, share, and receive feedback from your peers! 

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Six-Word Story Workshop: Memoirs

Virtual Teen Tech: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Fri, Jun 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

Please join us as we race against the world in Mario Kart for the Switch.  Make some new friends and possibly some new rivals we throw shells and banana peels at our opponents to be first.

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Virtual Teen Tech: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Fri, Jun 25   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 Homework Help Cancelled

Fri, Jun 25   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

Among Us - Who's the Imposter?

Fri, Jun 25   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 - Who's the Imposter?

Buckets and Broadcasting : Inaugural NBA 2K E-League!

Fri, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator kids tech time teen tech time video games

Join us for the inaugural BPL NBA 2K E-League! Represent your local library, community center, school or neighborhood on a Pro-AM Team. Compete with friends and family all over Brooklyn and beyond for multiple prizes such as the Deluxe Edition of...

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Buckets and Broadcasting : Inaugural NBA 2K E-League!

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Fri, Jun 25   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults everyone is welcome here teen tech time Virtual Programming

 Fall Guys is a massively multiplayer party game with up to 60 players online in a free-for-all struggle through round after round of escalating chaos until one victor remains!

All skill levels welcome!

No registration...

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Virtual Reading Coach Cancelled

Fri, Jun 25   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Kids after school e-books homework help Virtual Programming

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, Jun 25   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

Grab & Go Kids Create: Make your own Accordion Book

Fri, Jun 25   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Kids grab and go kits kids create summer reading Virtual Programming

Pick up a Grab & Go bag with the supplies listed below in our lobby at 1901 Mermaid Avenue (Mermaid Ave. and W. 19th St.) and join the Premiere on Facebook here to follow along on Friday, June 25th at 3:30pm.

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Grab & Go Kids Create: Make your own Accordion Book

Virtual Homework Help Cancelled

Fri, Jun 25   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,...

Virtual Homework Help

Virtual Reading Coach Cancelled

Fri, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school e-books homework help Virtual Programming

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

Urban Stages: Yoga and Mindfulness

Fri, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults summer reading yoga and meditation

Corinne introduces how yoga and meditation are tools that can help ease our minds and combat stress. Then she leads us through some short sequences to get a taste of what they can offer.

 

View the broadcast at 4pm on the...

Urban Stages: Yoga and Mindfulness

Unpacking the Issues: Ethics Behind Life Saving Pharmaceuticals

Fri, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults anti-racism Civic Engagement lectures and discussions teen time

Because of the high pricing of life-saving drugs, the pharmaceutical business has become a threat to society, resulting in the deaths of millions of healthcare patients. This is an immoral and unjust infringement of human rights. Amanpreet...

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Unpacking the Issues: Ethics Behind Life Saving Pharmaceuticals

Craft Time with Jessica

Fri, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Come have fun

creating paper sea turtle!!!!

 

Craft Time with Jessica

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Fri, Jun 25   4:30 pm to 6:00 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

Digital Journaling and Talking Circle for Teens

Fri, Jun 25   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults conversations creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

This program is for Teens only. Come explore your thoughts on a range of different topics like college, gaming, social media, etc. Speak with others and get insight on new opinions either verbally or in the chat. You will also learn how to create...

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Digital Journaling and Talking Circle for Teens

CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A VIRTUAL MUSICAL JOURNEY WITH MATTHEW ON THE PIANO

Fri, Jun 25   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults juneteenth music Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual live performance featuring Matthew on piano. Matthew offers an interactive musical program presenting Jazz and Blues styles that emanated from the Harlem Renaissance and from the southern United...

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CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A VIRTUAL MUSICAL JOURNEY WITH MATTHEW ON THE PIANO

Book Fun Friday: The Thud, by Mikael Ross

Fri, Jun 25   7:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion Virtual Programming

Set in a real-life town in Germany, THE THUD is a graphic novel about a young man named Noel whose life is turned upside down when his mom has a stroke and he can't live alone or take care of himself without help.

 

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Book Fun Friday:  The Thud, by Mikael Ross

JUN
26

CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A PRE-RECORDED VIRTUAL TEAM UP TO READ STORYTIME WITH MS. SHARON

Sat, Jun 26   6:00 am to 11:45 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime summer reading team up to read Virtual Programming

Join us for a pre-recorded Virtual Team up to Read story time  with Ms. Sharon from the Coney Island  Library .  Go to www.facebook.com/coneyislandlibrary/

Scroll down the page to find the virtual story time.

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CONEY ISLAND PRESENTS A PRE-RECORDED VIRTUAL TEAM UP TO READ STORYTIME WITH MS. SHARON

Grab & Go DIY for Teens

Sat, Jun 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens & Young Adults diy grab and go kits summer reading teen time

Be Creative !
 

Grab & Go DIY for Teens

Grab & Go kits-Red Hook

Sat, Jun 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create summer reading

Free !Each Saturday morning, Red Hook will put out a new Grab and Go childrens craft in our lobby for pickup. While supplies last.

Grab & Go kits-Red Hook

Grab & Go kits-Red Hook

Sat, Jun 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Free !Each Saturday morning, Red Hook will put out a new Grab and Go childrens craft in our lobby for pickup. While supplies last.

Grab & Go kits-Red Hook

Grab & Go Kits for Kids - Red Hook

Sat, Jun 26   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids arts and crafts diy kids create summer reading

Free! Each Saturday morning, Red Hook will put out a new Grab and Go childrens craft in our lobby for pickup. While supplies last.

Grab & Go Kits for Kids - Red Hook

Her Drive

Sat, Jun 26   10:00 am to 7:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults community partner Healthy Communities

Paerdegat branch is running a donation drive in partnership with Her Drive through June. 

Limited access to general hygiene and menstrual care products is a public health issue. Her Drive, Co. is a  nonprofit organization...

Her Drive

MOCAKIDS Storytime

Sat, Jun 26   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Kids apple bank chinese everyone is welcome here immigrant heritage month

Join the Museum of Chinese in America for a special bilingual English and Mandarin adaptation of Ed Young's classic tale, Lon Po Po! Then, learn how to craft your very own puppet!

MOCAKIDS故事时间

参加美国华人博物馆节目,欣赏改编自杨志成经典故事《狼婆婆》...

MOCAKIDS Storytime

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Sat, Jun 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Kids ezra jack keats kids create storytime

Enjoy a classic readaloud by Brooklyn author Ezra Jack Keats, then create a craft related to the book!   Join us on the Saratoga Library's Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/SaratogaLibraryBPL)


Age Group: Kids...

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Maternal Health Summit: Destigmatizing Reproductive and Maternal Struggles

Sat, Jun 26   11:00 am to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults first five years health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Virtual Maternal Health Summit Session 3: Destigmatizing Reproductive and Maternal Struggles

The Healthy Communities Initiative is hosting a monthly Virtual Maternal Health Summit this Spring. We invite new and expectant parents,...

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Maternal Health Summit: Destigmatizing Reproductive and Maternal Struggles

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