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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...

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!

Elder Abuse: Prevention, Recognition, and Hope

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

Older Adults Virtual Programming

Are you a victim of elder abuse?  Or, do you believe someone you know may be a victim of elder abuse?  Or, do you simply want to know more to help others? 

Join Services for Older Adults partnering with New York Courts as...

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Elder Abuse:  Prevention, Recognition, and Hope

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Wed, Jan 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

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 and Ms. Tina

Virtual Story Time with: Miss Hasina

Wed, Jan 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime

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Listen to Stories & Songs

Virtual Story Time with: Miss Hasina

Babies and Books with Ms. Pat!

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

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Join Ms. Pat from the New Lots Library for Babies and Books.  It’s never too early to introduce your baby to books!  Come to this program to hear great stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers.

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Babies and Books with Ms. Pat!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 27   11:45 am to 1:00 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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Ask-a-Tech

Wed, Jan 27   12:30 pm to 1:15 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics 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. Attend our “Ask A Tech” program for personalized assistance.

We will be using Zoom to host this program....

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Virtual Ask-a-Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 27   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

Memories of Home -Watercolor Painting 故乡印象 -水彩教学

Wed, Jan 27   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts bklyn incubator chinese humanities and art

Led by Brooklyn's own multi-talented teaching artist Nigel Morgan, this class series will explore traditional areas in art (landscape, still-life, floral, nature, figure, and seascape) using watercolors.  Our subjects will take you on...

Memories of Home -Watercolor Painting 故乡印象 -水彩教学

Yoga For Beginners

Wed, Jan 27   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 Beginners

Finish Your Diploma Now!

Wed, Jan 27   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning hse

It’s Time You Finish Your High School Equivalency Diploma!

You may be eligible for the TASC test waiver due to COVID-19 pandemic. If you took and passed at least three subtests (GED, TASC, NYS Regents), you are in luck! You may qualify...

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Finish Your Diploma Now!

Winter Sing-a-long Party with the Cooper Troopers!

Wed, Jan 27   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids live music Virtual Programming

Join us as we sing about snow, jingle bells, and other winter delights! Family favorites Ian and Dan will bring their guitars, drums, and festive cheer. Sing old favorites and learn some new songs too, all while laughing with your families!...

Featured Event
Winter Sing-a-long Party with the Cooper Troopers!

Philosophy Discussion Group (Virtual)

Wed, Jan 27   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults philosophy in the library

Please join us for a virtual discussion on the philosophy of Rousseau, on Wednesday, January 27, at 2pm. Please RSVP now to receive the Zoom information, which will be sent on the day of discussion. Thank you.  

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Philosophy Discussion Group (Virtual)

Grab and go crafts

Wed, Jan 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Come by the Flatlands branch on Wednesday from 2:00-3:00 pm and pick up a free grab and go craft kit! 
While supplies last.
For kids and for those young at heart.

Caution: small pieces may be included.

Grab and go crafts

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Jan 27   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!

Midwood Writers' Group presents: Write and Recite (virtual program)

Wed, Jan 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults writing workshop

WRITE and RECITE - a weekly workshop for adults. Write and read your work to the group in a creative, supportive environment.

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Midwood Writers' Group presents: Write and Recite (virtual program)

Primer paso para empezar un negocio (First Steps to Starting a Business) | NYC SBS

Wed, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner immigrant services small business

Abrir un negocio en la ciudad de Nueva York puede ser intimidante al principio. Muchos empresarios se preguntan: ¿por dónde empiezo?

El objetivo de este curso es ayudarlo a comprender lo que significa ser un empresario exitoso en la...

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Primer paso para empezar un negocio (First Steps to Starting a Business) | NYC SBS

K-Pop Party

Wed, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Has your favorite K-Pop group recently had a comeback? Are you dying to introduce new people to your favorite songs? Join the Greenpoint library for a K-Pop streaming party! We have a great playlist set up, but requests are always welcome!...

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K-Pop Party

Virtual Library Lab

Wed, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts library lab Virtual Programming

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity through...

Virtual Library Lab

Kids Coding: Animate A Name

Wed, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids techknowledge

New Utrecht and Ulmer Park Libraries invite you all to come and learn how to use code to animate your name or any word of your choice.

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Kids Coding: Animate A Name

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Wed, Jan 27   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike starts the third book in the Encyclopedia Brown series by Donald Sobol, Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues,  by reading the first mystery the Case of the Mysterious Tramp.  Mr. Mike also explains why Bugs Meany is...

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Come join us for Escape Rooms.  We're working on 100 Doors.  We have about 48 left to go!

Register so we can send you the link to Zoom.

Hope to hear from you soon!!!!

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering Virtual Homework Help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students! Whether you’re attending school in person, online or a mixture of both, ALL students are welcome. (Grades 1-5)...

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East New York Reads Homework Help

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion creative writing e-books

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


Basic homework help for grades 6-12. The admins and mods are willing to assist with homework, if they can. You...

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Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Author Reading and Activity: Mystery Bottle

Wed, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family Virtual Programming

Join award winning children's book author and illustrator Kristen Balouch in an online reading of her beloved book Mystery Bottle followed by a letter writing/map making workshop. Children will get a chance to create a beautiful letter/map...

Author Reading and Activity: Mystery Bottle

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 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.

Hope to hear from you soon!!!!

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

Virtual Chess Workshop

Wed, Jan 27   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, with instructor David Camara 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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Virtual Chess Workshop

Retro Gaming Stream

Wed, Jan 27   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

If you enjoy retro video games, or have an interest in viewing a live stream of some classic games, then our Retro Gaming Stream is perfect for you. During this stream the Librarian/Gamer Yosenex,  will give some historical insight about...

Retro Gaming Stream

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Wed, Jan 27   4:00 pm to 5:30 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

Spring Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Jan 27   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?) chess tournament series. Please email [email protected] for the password. 

1/13: https://lichess.org/tournament/...

Spring Chess Tournament Series

Central Library Cookbook Club -Hello 2021!

Wed, Jan 27   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion cooking

Join us to welcome in 2021 and talk about how cookbooks, recipes and food inspire us through the tough times and give us hope for new beginnings.  We will talk about your favorite foods, the recipes you're planning to try...

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Central Library Cookbook Club -Hello 2021!

Game and Chat BPL Gaming Stream

Wed, Jan 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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

Game and Chat is an interactive BPL gaming stream where I, the magical gaming librarian does a playthrough of a game she loves and wants to show you

Join me as I play through various games that I love.  ...

Game and Chat BPL Gaming  Stream

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Wed, Jan 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family projectart Virtual Programming

FREE!
Virtual Art Classes
Portfolio Development
Mentorship

Learn inking techniques, digital art & animation with Eva!  Eva Redamonti’s work blends realism and fantasy.

Music is a strong source of...

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

MUSLIMS IN BROOKLYN EDUCATOR SERIES Perspectives on Policing

Wed, Jan 27   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism brooklyn collection brooklyn history ctle

This is the third of three events centered on the Muslims in Brooklyn  public art and history project. The second installment Growing Up & Fitting In will take place on 12/9/20 and registration is open. Participation in the previous...

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MUSLIMS IN BROOKLYN EDUCATOR SERIES  Perspectives on Policing

Virtual Book Club: On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

Wed, Jan 27   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion humanities and art Virtual Programming

We are holding our monthly book discussion online! Join Claire from Brooklyn Heights for this chat about Brooklyn Public Library's 2020 Literary Prize-winning novel On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong through video conference call....

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Virtual Book Club: On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous

Polish Oscars: A Conversation with Prof. Andrzej Krakowski

Wed, Jan 27   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults author talks film polish

Oscar is the Holy Grail in the land of the X muse. Polish artists also shone in its splendor - deservedly. Wajda, Pawlikowski, Polański, Starski, Kaczmarek, Braun and Kamiński - these are names that are associated with Poland in the film world....

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Polish Oscars: A Conversation with Prof. Andrzej Krakowski

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Wed, Jan 27   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

Story Time With Mr. Clyde

Wed, Jan 27   7:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Kids all ages storytime stuffed animal sleepover

Sleepy Story Time Fun!

Story Time With Mr. Clyde

Multicultural Poetry, Short Fiction, and Creative Writing for Teens

Wed, Jan 27   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Join us as we read diverse poetry and short fiction from around the world, and engage in creative writing exercises.

Special time this week.  Normally this event occurs Thursdays at 7pm.  

Sign-up:  Please...

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Multicultural Poetry, Short Fiction, and Creative Writing for Teens

Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

Wed, Jan 27   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Looking for company while your hands are busy with yarn or textiles? Join the Greenpoint Library for a Zoom knitting/crocheting/sewing/fiber arts session to share your projects and hangout. All are welcome!

**Registration...

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Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

JAN
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Musical Yoga Storytime

Thu, Jan 28   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Join us for a storytime for toddlers incorporating live music and yoga! View the broadcast on the Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page at 10:00AM.

Musical Yoga Storytime

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Kat

Thu, Jan 28   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Storytime (Storyzoom?) with Kat from Adams Street Library and Annex 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 Kat

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