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27

Grab & Go kits for kids -Red Hook

Sat, Nov 27   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Virtual

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

Sunset Park -Virtual Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

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

Join us on the Sunset Park Library Facebook Page for Saturday Virtual Storytime to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud, interspersed with songs and rhymes.

All ages welcome!

 

 

Sunset Park -Virtual Saturday Storytime

Grab & Go DIY for Teens

Sat, Nov 27   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Teens & Young Adults DIY grab and go kits teen time

Be Creative !
 

Grab & Go DIY for Teens

Citizenship Exam Prep Group - CANCELED Cancelled

Sat, Nov 27   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults citizenship Immigrant Services Virtual Programming

If you are interested in becoming a citizen, we can help! Join our free exam preparation groups.  Study all topics on the naturalization civics test and practice for the interview. 

Citizenship Exam Prep Group - CANCELED

Virtual Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 27   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...

Virtual Saturday Storytime

Resume Coaching

Sat, Nov 27   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults career resume

Get help writing your resume -so you can stand out!!!

Resume Coaching

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Nov 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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Chess Workshop

Sat, Nov 27   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 and registration is required at least 48 hours in advance. Once registered, you...

Chess Workshop

Saturday storytime Virtual

Sat, Nov 27   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids kids explore saturday storytime

Please join Ms. Yolande every Saturday for Saturday storytime at 2:00 pm. on Paerdegat facebook page. The benefits of virtual storytime are :- you can watch and re -watch anytime you like and you can also share with others.

Saturday storytime    Virtual

Grab & Go: Kids Create Cat Craft

Sat, Nov 27   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts Fine Free 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 a cat craft (While supplies last.)

 

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

Grab & Go: Kids Create Cat Craft

NOV
29

Kids Create: Grab & Go Craft Bags

Mon, Nov 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts first five years grab and go kits kids create

Pass by to say hello! While you're here be sure to collect a Grab and Go Craft kit to take home and create!  (One per child please and while supplies last.)

 

Kids Create: Grab & Go Craft Bags

Storytime: Mr. Mike Reads Hanukkah Bear by Eric A. Kimmel

Mon, Nov 29   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Kids hanukkah storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike Celebrates Hanukkah by reading Hanukkah Bear by Eric A. Kimmel, illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka

Click here to access theBorough Park Library's Facebook page.

Storytime: Mr. Mike Reads Hanukkah Bear by Eric A. Kimmel

Creative Movement & Fitness

Mon, Nov 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Can one combine a rebalancing, "aging backward" fitness class with creative movement? 

You bet we can!

In this unique class, master teacher/dance educator Diane Jacobowitz will offer a workshop combining elements of...

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Creative Movement & Fitness

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 29   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 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

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Mon, Nov 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

Registered participants will receive an email with the Zoom link one hour before the program starts. 

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Positive Aging: Effective Communication Strategies with Alzheimers

Mon, Nov 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults alzheimer's health and wellness social services

Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate.

Positive Aging: Effective Communication Strategies with Alzheimers

Brainy Babies Saratoga

Mon, Nov 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy Events for Youth and Family preschool

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers from Brooklyn. Families will enjoy stories and activities designed to encourage brain development and early learning practices. ...

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Brainy Babies Saratoga

Microsoft Excel Basics

Mon, Nov 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer programming 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 Storytime with Washington Irving

Mon, Nov 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills.

Please register to receive the Zoom link (emailed 10am on Mondays), and email [email protected]

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Virtual Storytime with Washington Irving

Kensington Book Club

Mon, Nov 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion Fine Free

Join Kensington's book club for monthly fellowship, book discussion, tea and coffee.

November title: The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead

Based on the real story of a reform school that operated for 111 years and warped the lives...

Kensington Book Club

Babies & Books

Mon, Nov 29   11:45 am to 12:15 pm   Greenpoint, Reading Garden

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

Join us for storytime in the reading garden! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

*This is a lapsit storytime for infants who are not yet walking. Walking toddlers should attend the Toddler...

Babies & Books

Adult Book Club/Discussion Clinton Hill Library Noon Book Discussion

Mon, Nov 29   12:00 pm to 1:15 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

The Clinton Hill Noon Book Discussion is returning as a virtual book discussion now that the summer has ended.  Old and new members welcome! We will be discussion "The Man Who Lived Underground" by Richard Wright. A limited number of copies...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion Clinton Hill Library Noon Book Discussion

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 29   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 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

Grab and Go Crafts Kits

Mon, Nov 29   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 Cantonese Storytime

Mon, Nov 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Chinese first five years multilingual multilingual 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 Cantonese storytime with books, songs, and tips in Cantonese for...

Virtual Cantonese Storytime

Resume & Career Help Live!

Mon, Nov 29   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 click here to sign up for a time slot. If you are...

Resume & Career Help Live!

Chess Workshop

Mon, Nov 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Borough Park Library and improve your game with chess masterJuan P Tica. You are invited to our scheduled Chess Program via Zoom. 

This program, for kids and teens, takes place on lichess.org.  Please create...

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Chess Workshop

Creative Aging: Beautiful Creations

Mon, Nov 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Decoupage is an art form that originated in France in the 17th century.  The word decoupage is  from the French word “de’couper,” which means “cut-out.”   You will learn how to design your decorative papers in colors of your...

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Creative Aging: Beautiful Creations

Virtual Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Mon, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Highlawn Library and improve your game with chess master Reinaldo Duran. 

This program, for kids and teens, takes place on lichess.org.  Please create an account on lichess.org ahead of time. We will send you...

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Virtual Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Mon, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young 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 grades 6-12.

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished the book did...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Tiny Techs: Code.org (ages 3-6)

Mon, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years techknowledge toddler time

Children Ages 3-6

We invite you to learn how to code using following instructions, counting, and  sequencing, This is a block coding program to introduce the ideas and concepts of coding to your children. You don't need to download...

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Tiny Techs: Code.org (ages 3-6)

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Mon, Nov 29   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults banned books week book club book discussion e-books

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

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Creative Aging: Drawing and Collage with Karen Fitzgerald

Mon, Nov 29   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Registration for this class is now closed.

Drawing and Collage is a 6-week class designed to focus on how each process informs the other. Participants will develop drawing and collage skills that reflect their exploration of learning to...

Creative Aging: Drawing and Collage with Karen Fitzgerald

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 29   5:00 pm to 6:30 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...

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Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 29   6:00 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

Adult Book Club/Discussion: Diana Wynne Jones's "The Pinhoe Egg"

Mon, Nov 29   8:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Join the Diana Wynne Jones Adult Book Discussion as we discuss "The Pinhoe Egg":

Cat Chant and Marianne Pinhoe have discovered something exciting--something truly precious, very strange, and valuable. An egg.

An egg that has been...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion: Diana Wynne Jones's "The Pinhoe Egg"

NOV
30

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Nov 30   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 will help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

New videos are posted...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Nov 30   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...

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Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 30   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

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lavender Blues

Tue, Nov 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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

A virtual music and movement class designed especially for babies and toddlers.

Join us as we sing and play for 30 minutes through music and movement with traditional nursery rhymes as well as our own. Grab your instrument, a stuffy and a...

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lavender Blues

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Nov 30   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 click here to sign up for a time slot. If you are...

Resume & Career Help Live!

Bebés Geniales

Tue, Nov 30   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

Creative Aging: Learning and Having Fun with Acrylic Painting with Leonid Filitsyan, Hosted by the Highlawn Library

Tue, Nov 30   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

This Creative Aging virtual program is hosted by the Highlawn Library!

The program will be taught by the artist Leonid Filitsyan via Zoom and scheduled for Tuesdays, beginning November 9th, and will end with a culminating...

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Creative Aging: Learning and Having Fun with Acrylic Painting with Leonid Filitsyan, Hosted by the Highlawn Library

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, Nov 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Pick up a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit from the second floor to take home and create! Kits available while supplies last.

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

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Dinosaurs: Mr. Mike Talks About Plant Eating Dinosaurs With Strange Heads

Tue, Nov 30   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore Little Scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike reads about the marginocephalians, plant eating eating dinosaurs with interesting heads when  he continues reading The Secrets of Dinosaurs  by Yang Yang with  illustrations by Zhao Chuang.  The...

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Dinosaurs: Mr. Mike Talks About Plant Eating Dinosaurs With Strange Heads

Virtual Ask a Tech

Tue, Nov 30   1:30 pm to 3:30 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? 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

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 30   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

Creative Aging: Writing and Resilience: Make Connections Through Creative Writing

Tue, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults adult learning community partner covid-19 creative aging

This is an eight-session series for those 55 or older. Participants are expected to attend all eight sessions. To sign up for all sessions, please register here before October 19, 2021. The session dates are listed below. Thank you.

The...

Creative Aging: Writing and Resilience: Make Connections Through Creative Writing

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Excel Basics from the Kings Bay Library

Tue, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Learn the basics of Excel and learn how to create functions in Excel.

Registration is required.

This event will take place on Zoom and the information will be emailed to participants prior to the event. 

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Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Excel Basics from the Kings Bay Library

Ezra Jack Keats Storytime: Over the Meadow

Tue, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Join us on our branch's Facebook page for a special reading of Over in the Meadow by Ezra Jack Keats.

Ezra Jack Keats Storytime: Over the Meadow

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