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JUN
22

PRIDE Week Author Talk: "The Recent East" by Thomas Grattan

Tue, Jun 22   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults author talks lgbtq pride month Virtual Programming

Celebrate Pride Week by joining us in conversation with author Thomas Grattan about his highly acclaimed novel "The Recent East."

One of O, the Oprah Magazine, Refinery29, and The Millions' Most Anticipated Books of...

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PRIDE Week Author Talk:  "The Recent East" by Thomas Grattan

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jun 22   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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, Jun 22   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. 

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

The Melting Pot: Hearth Cooking at Historic Richmond Town

Tue, Jun 22   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults cooking Culture Pass

In this program, learn about the tools and implements used to cook and bake over an open hearth. Hosted live from the Guyon-Lake-Tysen House, costumed interpreters will make gumbo and strawberry pie, which are both commonly associated with...

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The Melting Pot: Hearth Cooking at Historic Richmond Town

Congress on Art & Life

Tue, Jun 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Art and Society Census artist talks bpl presents humanities and art

A culminating event for the Art & Society Census Project.

For the past year, BPL and partners have engaged in radical listening from people across the country about what changes we want to see in the arts, in culture and our daily...

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Congress on Art & Life

Market Research Simplified! Researching Your Competition

Tue, Jun 22   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business small business Virtual Programming

Investigate your competition! This workshop will show you how to identify companies offering competing products and services to your own, and help you to analyze their strengths and weaknesses

To attend you must RSVP to this program....

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Market Research Simplified! Researching Your Competition

Исторические хроники с Николаем Сванидзе. Год 1945. Георгий Жуков.

Tue, Jun 22   7:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Virtual

Adults russian

Фильм. Исторические хроники с Николаем Сванидзе. Год 1945. 

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Исторические хроники с Николаем Сванидзе. Год 1945. Георгий Жуков.

JUN
23

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Origami Essentials

Wed, Jun 23   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create summer reading

Stop by the Highlawn Library to pick up some essential supplies for origami and other paper crafting activities! Kits include square origami paper in various patterns and colors, along with some instructions to get you started. And don't forget...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Origami Essentials

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Babies & Books

Wed, Jun 23   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

Bilingual Birdies Spanish/English Storytime

Wed, Jun 23   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 Spanish/English Storytime

Hebrew Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 23   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew multilingual

Have fun learning basic Hebrew for beginners in a supportive atmosphere

Hebrew Conversation Group

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Wed, Jun 23   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors storytime summer reading

Macon outdoor storytimes are back during our Sidewalk Libraries program!

Macon's children's librarians will be reading stories, singing songs, and sharing rhymes and finger-plays.

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be...

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Teen Grab and Go 3-D Print Keychains

Wed, Jun 23   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Starting  Wednesday June 23rd  at 10:00AM pick up a Grab and Go 3-D Print Keychain at the Highlawn Library while supplies last. The Kit will include:  One 3-D Print Keychain in various colors and different sayings. Supplies are...

Teen Grab and Go 3-D Print Keychains

Kids Explore: Oscar and Herman Play Inside!

Wed, Jun 23   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Kids first five years kids explore storytime summer reading

Join us Wednesday's at 10:30am for episodes of Oscar and Herman Play Inside! Watch as these adorable brothers create their own joy, handle frustration, and fill up their free time when they have too much free time. So join Kensington...

Kids Explore: Oscar and Herman Play Inside!

Mill Basin Library Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Jun 23   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.

 

 

Mill Basin Library Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Garden Stories

Wed, Jun 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years grab and go kits storytime summer reading

Join us every other Wednesday to hear stories and favorite tales and sing songs and rhymes.  This program will take place  in our garden - entrance from Leonard Street.

Due to mask requirement, right now,...

Garden Stories

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Wed, Jun 23   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors storytime summer reading

Macon outdoor storytimes are back during our Sidewalk Libraries program!

Macon's children's librarians will be reading stories, singing songs, and sharing rhymes and finger-plays.

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be...

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Jun 23   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

Babies & Books

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

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

Join Miss Melisa from Gerritsen Beach Library for storytime. Bring your scarves, shakers, and sense of fun as we read stories, sing songs, and dance silly dances together!

Babies & Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors first five years storytime summer reading

Storytime in the garden! This LIVE, in-person storytime will be held each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting (enter through the library). Spread the word - storytime in person is back! 

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Toddler Time

Kids Create: Origami Tutorial

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading Virtual Programming

Stop by the Highlawn Library's Facebook page for a new origami tutorial video by Mr. Gordon. The video will remain up on our Facebook page, so you can work at your own pace. 

Need origami supplies? The Highlawn Library has you...

Kids Create: Origami Tutorial

QuickBooks | NYC SBS

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner finance small business

Learn the key features and benefits of this accounting software!

This course will teach you how this software program can help you track your business financials effectively and efficiently with QuickBooks.

By the end of this...

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QuickBooks | NYC SBS

Zoom Toddler Time with Ms. Olivia

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Olivia for songs and stories.  Bring an instrument, rattle, or pots and pans to make make some music.

Register by 9 AM on the day of the program to receive the Zoom link.

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Zoom Toddler Time with Ms. Olivia

Play Recipe Grab & Go!

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Big Brooklyn Playdate toddler time

Come to the Greenpoint Library to pick up FREE activities for babies and toddlers from our popular play event for children 0-3, The Big Brooklyn Playdate!  We will be giving away materials for you to re-create Playdate...

Play Recipe Grab & Go!

Kid's Create Grab & Go Craft Demonstration

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Macon Library

Kids arts and crafts bpl outdoors grab and go kits summer reading

As part of our Sidewalk Libraries program, Macon Children's Librarians will demonstrate a craft project and hand out Grab & Go kits so that you can replicate what we made with your own creative touches!

NOTE: • Masks required • Social...

Kid's Create Grab & Go Craft Demonstration

Urban Stages: Toddlers in Rhythm!

Wed, Jun 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years summer reading toddler time

In this virtual movement workshop for parents/caretakers and their little ones, we will explore the fundamentals of rhythm and movement, using the lens of African Dance. Listening to the beat of the drum, participants and their parents will...

Urban Stages: Toddlers in Rhythm!

Garden Stories

Wed, Jun 23   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Leonard, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years grab and go kits storytime summer reading

Join us every other Wednesday to hear stories and favorite tales and sing songs and rhymes.  This program will take place  in our garden - entrance from Leonard Street.

Due to mask requirement, right now,...

Garden Stories

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 23   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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Wed, Jun 23   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults support groups Virtual Programming

Facilitated by Jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC, CCCE. Jennette is a neighborhood mom in North Brooklyn, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor. 

**Registration Required!

We will be using Zoom to host this...

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Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Jun 23   12:00 pm to 2:00 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!

Democracy on Paper

Wed, Jun 23   12:00 pm to 1:15 pm   Virtual

Adults Culture Pass

The political posters of the 1960s and ‘70s defined a generation, helping shape contemporary politics. Join Poster House Collections Manager Melissa Walker as she examines mid-century presidential election posters, including the Nixon, JFK, and...

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Democracy on Paper

Virtual Ask A Tech

Wed, Jun 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Did you just buy a new smart phone or tablet and have questions on how to use it?   No time to attend a formal class? ...

Virtual Ask A Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 23   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

Drawing Memories of Home via Cartooning

Wed, Jun 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults all ages arts and crafts bklyn incubator chinese

Paerdegat Library's own multi-talented artist Karl Henry Alexandre will share basic cartoon drawing techniques in this series of classes designed for beginners and intermediate level folks.  Participants will explore ways to tell their...

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Drawing Memories of Home via Cartooning

Creative Writing: Move Forward & Express Yourself

Wed, Jun 23   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging creative writing Virtual Programming

Let's move forward and forget about the chaos that surround us. Expressing yourself through writing can be relaxing and fun. 

Join us every Wednesday at 1pm in this nine week Creative Writing workshop with Susan Buttenwieser. With...

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Creative Writing: Move Forward & Express Yourself

Food & Nutrition Education Program

Wed, Jun 23   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Events for Youth and Family health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming

Join Maritza Fred, Community Nutrition Educator from the Cornell Cooperative Extension for this 8 week nutrition program series. You will learn how to prepare delicious nutritious recipes and try physical activities. All...

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Food & Nutrition Education Program

Virtual Adult Storytime: June 2021 Edition

Wed, Jun 23   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

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Wed, Jun 23   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors storytime summer reading

Macon outdoor storytimes are back during our Sidewalk Libraries program!

Macon's children's librarians will be reading stories, singing songs, and sharing rhymes and finger-plays.

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be...

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Wed, Jun 23   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Macon Library

Birth to Five Years bpl outdoors storytime summer reading

Macon outdoor storytimes are back during our Sidewalk Libraries program!

Macon's children's librarians will be reading stories, singing songs, and sharing rhymes and finger-plays.

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be...

Sidewalk Libraries Storytime

Introduction To The Internet

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This is a  lesson of 45 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites. ...

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Introduction To The Internet

Drag King Story Hour with Oliver

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ lgbtq pride month

What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly and fancy!

Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag King Story Hour with Oliver

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

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

Librarian Let's Play is an interactive BPL Incubator gaming stream where I, the magical gaming librarian does a playthrough of a game I love and want to show you.

Join me as I play through various...

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Kids Coding: Coffeescript

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore techknowledge

We finished with codeblocks and you all did a wonderful job.

Its time to start typing code. Join us and learn how to type some basic code using coffeescript.

CoffeeScript is a real-world coding language that is taught in...

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Kids Coding: Coffeescript

Mario Kart Tournament

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Join us June 23 for a Mario Kart tournament, test your skills against others or just show up to throw bananas. All are welcome. 

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Mario Kart Tournament

New Utrecht Poetry Group - Celebrating Juneteenth and Father's Day

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults father's day juneteenth poetry

Join us for readings and a lively discussion of the work of the world's major poets.  At this session, we'll celebrating Juneteenth with some poems by African American poets as well as celebrating Father's Day with poems about fathers....

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New Utrecht Poetry Group - Celebrating Juneteenth and Father's Day

Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 3:15 pm   Virtual

Kids storytime summer reading Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike continues his reading of the Encyclopedia Brown Mysteries in order with the third mystery in the the fourth book in the series: Encyclopedia Brown Gets His Man. Today's mystery is The Case of The Underwater Car.

 

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Storytime: Mini Mysteries with Mr. Mike Presents Encyclopedia Brown

BPL Super Smash Bros Tournament

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Tired of beating your siblings and friends at Super Smash Bros? Got a Nintendo Switch? Come play against Greenpoint librarians and other players all over Brooklyn!

No registration required, but if you do register we will email you...

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BPL Super Smash Bros Tournament

Kids Create

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Macon Library

Kids after school arts and crafts bpl outdoors grab and go kits

Join us to watch a librarian demonstrate a craft, then pick up your Grab and Go craft supplies.

This will take place on Macon Street, beside the  branch.

 

Kids Create

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career Virtual Programming

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

Virtual Teen Tech

Wed, Jun 23   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games

If you enjoy video games, then join us for our Virtual Teen Tech Time! Games that we will be playing include Tekken 7, Dragon Ball FighterZ and Overwatch all on PS4. The sessions will also be streamed for anyone who is interested in spectating....

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Virtual Teen Tech

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