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Virtual Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime Virtual Programming

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud on the Saratoga Facebook page. 

Virtual Saturday Storytime

Virtual Yoga 26/2

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults fitness yoga and meditation

Please, join us for weekly yoga sessions presented by Greenpoint Library. The 26/2 Practice is perfect for beginners and those looking to ground their practice. It has been transforming lives around the world for decades. Traditionally it is...

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Virtual Yoga 26/2

Art for Kids with Norte Maar

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

Dear friends and family,

We had so much fun drawing cats and dogs together last week and we learned so much about them! This week we're leaving the mammal family and talking about birds, all sorts of birds like...

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Art for Kids with Norte Maar

Saturday Storytime with Ms. Lori!

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for a fun storytime with Ms. Lori, our storytime volunteer. We'll sing favorite songs and read good books!  View the broadcast on the Cortelyou Library Facebook page and Brooklyn Public Library Family Facebook page. 

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Saturday Storytime with Ms. Lori!

Grab & Go DIY for Teens

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults adobe creative cloud diy grab and go kits teen time

Be Creative !
 

Grab & Go DIY for Teens

Grab & Go Bags: Decorate Your Own Mask and FREE BOOK!

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 2:00 pm   Bay Ridge Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create women's history month

Grab a bag of fun from the Bay Ridge Library Lobby!

This week's crafts include a mask for you to decorate, two crayons, a special Women's History Month coloring page, and a free paperback book!

ONE BAG PER CHILD, WHILE SUPPLIES...

Grab & Go Bags: Decorate Your Own Mask and FREE BOOK!

Grab and Go - Arts & Crafts- Make a Caterpillar

Sat, Mar 6   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Grab and Go Arts & Crafts at Red Hook Library -  Make your own caterpillar

Grab and Go - Arts & Crafts-  Make a Caterpillar

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Mar 6   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Ready Set Kindergarten

Sat, Mar 6   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years early literacy ready set kindergarten storytime Virtual Programming

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

Join us for virtual Ready Set Kindergarten!  Explore early literacy practices...

Virtual Ready Set Kindergarten

Virtual Chess (en Español)

Sat, Mar 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop spanish Virtual Programming

Niños y adolescentes, aprendan a jugar o mejoren su juego, con un instructor profesional de 11 am a 12 pm. Para principiantes o jugadores avanzados. ¡Regístrese para obtener información sobre cómo y dónde participar!

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Virtual Chess (en Español)

Origami Box Class

Sat, Mar 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts

Welcome back to Skye’s monthly origami classes! Join us this morning for a new box piece. This is a beginner class, perfect for anyone interested in creating a small paper container that can open and close with a lid. 
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Origami Box Class

Create Art With Michael Albert!

Sat, Mar 6   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults all ages arts and crafts Virtual Programming

Celebrate Women's History Month with your own "cerealism" art collage with Pop Artist, Michael Albert!

*For Adults and Families!*

Materials needed:

Cereal boxes, old magazines and catalogs Scissors Glue...
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Create Art With Michael Albert!

Virtual Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 6   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime Virtual Programming

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud, interspersed with songs and rhymes.

All ages welcome!

**Registration required!

We're hoping to connect with our storytime crowd, so instead of...

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Virtual Saturday Storytime

Recipe of the Month

Sat, Mar 6   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults cooking teen time Virtual Programming

On the first Saturday of every month, we'll be posting an easy recipe for you to try at home! Hop onto the Dyker Facebook to get a beginner's look at cooking and baking. 

Recipe of the Month

Events for Youth and Families: Year of the Ox

Sat, Mar 6   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family Virtual Programming

On the Chinese lunar calendar, each year is symbolized by a different animal, and each cycle is represented by one of the five fundamental elements that the ancient Chinese believed made up the universe:  Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth...

Events for Youth and Families: Year of the Ox

Chess Workshop

Sat, Mar 6   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop 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. Both beginners and advanced players are welcome. Space is limited. Registration is required. Once registered, you will receive instructions on how...

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Chess Workshop

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Mar 6   2:00 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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Music for Autism with Merz Trio

Sat, Mar 6   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids autism developmental disabilities inclusive services learning disabilities

Merz Trio is a bold, fiercely creative ensemble composed of players hailed as “impressive” (NYTimes), “impeccable” (Fanfare Magazine), and praised for “a sense of joyful virtuosity” (South Florida Classical Review).

Formed in 2017, the...

Music for Autism with Merz Trio

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knock out

Sat, Mar 6   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time Virtual Programming

Join us in Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout flings hordes of contestants together online in a mad dash through round after round of escalating chaos until one victor remains! Battle bizarre obstacles, shove through unruly competitors, and...

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knock out

Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Fantastical Erotica and Romances

Sat, Mar 6   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion e-books Virtual Programming

You MUST have discord downloaded to your device and an account created. It is free! This server is for ages 18 and up. 
 

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? Did you...

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Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Fantastical Erotica and Romances

Borough Park Presents MS Panel Q&A: The first week of diagnosis; thoughts, fears, tears, and getting through.

Sat, Mar 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Virtual Programming

Join Hannah, Ann Marie, and Julie as they converse with their MS sister, Tanina Agosto.

This month's discussion will be all about the first week of diagnosis; thoughts, fears, tears, and getting through!

Also, please join in on...

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Borough Park Presents MS Panel Q&A:  The first week of diagnosis; thoughts, fears, tears, and getting through.

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Living Poets

Sun, Mar 7   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing poetry

Living Poets is a 10-week class exploring work by some of the most dynamic and groundbreaking contemporary poets writing today. Students will engage in close readings with each poet's work and will have opportunities to respond with poems of...

Living Poets

Spring Concert with LA Blacksmith

Sun, Mar 7   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults performance Virtual Programming

Join Services for Older Adults in partnership with Fountain House (fountainhouse.org) for a free spring concert featuring LA Blacksmith.  

LA Blacksmith is a dynamic and charismatic performer who has brought his special...

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Spring Concert with LA Blacksmith

Living Poets

Sun, Mar 7   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing poetry

Living Poets is a 10-week class exploring work by some of the most dynamic and groundbreaking contemporary poets writing today. Students will engage in close readings with each poet's work and will have opportunities to respond with poems of...

Living Poets

Classical Interludes: Curtis Stewart

Sun, Mar 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bpl presents classical interludes music Virtual Programming

Told through video, violin, verse and electronics, Of Power is a contemporary "coming of agency" story - Grappling with themes of resilience, resistance and the nature of power, Curtis Stewart weaves a confessional narrative, through the lens of...

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Classical Interludes: Curtis Stewart

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Virtual Preschool Storytime

Mon, Mar 8   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years preschool storytime

Join us for Preschool Storytime virtually on the Saratoga Facebook page 

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Virtual East New York and Kings Highway Brainy Babies

Mon, Mar 8   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

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay Cancelled

Mon, Mar 8   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!  Registration ends one hour before the program starts.

We will be using Zoom to...

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

Jack & Friends: Zoom Toddler Yoga with Kelly Brennan

Mon, Mar 8   11:00 am to 11:30 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....

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Jack & Friends: Zoom Toddler Yoga with Kelly Brennan

About Our Mothers, including those who died from COVID 19. Poetry event with Rimma Markova and other poets and singers (program in Russian).

Mon, Mar 8   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults COVID remembrance day poetry russian women's history month

Join us for a program dedicated to the women's history month.  We'll commemorate our mothers, including those who died from COVID 19, and honor those who live. Russian poetry Rimma Markova (Sweden) will connect through zoom with the...

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About Our Mothers, including those who died from COVID 19. Poetry event with Rimma Markova and other poets and singers (program in Russian).

Storytime with Gerritsen Beach Library

Mon, Mar 8   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts babies & books early literacy preschool

Come join Miss Melisa to sing, dance, and celebrate Women's History Month!

Storytime with Gerritsen Beach Library

McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: Caillou Everything Will Be Fine

Mon, Mar 8   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts COVID remembrance day first five years storytime

Come join McKinley Park Branch virtually on zoom with a read out loud and craft for COVID remembrance day.

Registration Required!

Materials needed: paper plate, construction paper, glue, scissors, cotton balls and...

McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: Caillou Everything Will Be Fine

Sheepshead Bay Library presents Talent Without Borders. Winter Farewell

Mon, Mar 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults live music music poetry russian

You are invited to Sheepshead Bay Library's "Winter Farewell," a showcase performed by our talented library patrons. 

This Russian language program explores diversity through music, dance, art, and theater. Our goal is to...

Sheepshead Bay Library presents Talent Without Borders. Winter Farewell

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Greenpoint Library

Mon, Mar 8   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms.Elena from the Greenpoint Library for our biweekly virtual storytime program where we will be sharing songs, rhymes, books and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor and language developmental skills.

We will...

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Zoom Virtual Storytime with Greenpoint Library

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Mar 8   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

Borough Park Presents Virtual Toddler Time

Mon, Mar 8   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.

Borough Park Presents Virtual Toddler Time

Grab and Go Crafts Kits

Mon, Mar 8   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Come by the Flatbush Library on and pick up a free grab and go craft kit!  Each kit contains everything you need to make your own fun crafts project.

Bags with supplies will be in Lobby from 1:00 PM – 4:00pm.

Pick them up...

Grab and Go Crafts Kits

Virtual American Sign Language Storytime

Mon, Mar 8   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Kids inclusive services literacy multilingual storytime 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 American Sign Language storytime with stories, songs and rhymes for children and...

Virtual American Sign Language Storytime

Resume & Career Help Live!

Mon, Mar 8   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....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners - ESOL

Mon, Mar 8   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging esol Virtual Programming

Learn the techniques of watercolor painting. This workshop is sure to awaken your creative side or expand your knowledge and vision. This 9-week workshop will teach you the basics that will enable you to broaden your artistic expression!

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Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners - ESOL

Kids Create: Grab and Go Women's History Month

Mon, Mar 8   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Ulmer Park Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Kids Create: Grab and Go Women's History Month

Come to the branch (you can go inside and ask for one) and receive a grab and go kit for Women's History Month on International Women's Day. We will be distributing 20 bags with 20 female...

Kids Create: Grab and Go Women's History Month

Borough Park Presents Juan Tica - Chess Workshop

Mon, Mar 8   3:00 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 Juan Tica 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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Borough Park Presents Juan Tica - Chess Workshop

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Mar 8   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career Virtual Programming women's history month

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

Sunset Park Book Adventure Celebration International Women's Day

Mon, Mar 8   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids book adventures creative writing

Celebrate International Women's Day with reading books about remarkable women throughout the world.  Grab a paper and pen to create a 3-2-1 biography.  Join us on fb.com/sunsetparklibrary.

Sunset Park Book Adventure Celebration International Women's Day

Virtual Chess Workshop

Mon, Mar 8   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

Mon, Mar 8   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

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Mar 8   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

After School Homework Help

Mon, Mar 8   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults homework help teen time

Give support, assistance, and encouragement to children in grades 1-8 who need a little extra help with their homework.

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After School Homework Help

DIY: Masks

Mon, Mar 8   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults COVID remembrance day covid-19 diy fiber arts

Make a mask of your own, all supplies and instruction included. Pick up a grab-and-go bag from the lobby of the Mill Basin branch starting Monday, March 8th. Crafting is a great way to cope with grief or difficult feelings -- and as we approach...

DIY: Masks

Virtual Financial Coaching

Mon, Mar 8   3:45 pm to 7:15 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

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