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Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Oct 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies first five years multilingual storytime

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

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Virtual 3D Printing Showcase & Giveaway: Pumpkins!

Wed, Oct 27   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids Fine Free techknowledge

Ring in the fall season & stop by kensington branch for our next grab & go from our 3D printer, Pumpkins! 

(Supplies limited)

Please use the link to access the program on that day:

https://www.facebook....

Virtual 3D Printing Showcase & Giveaway: Pumpkins!

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Books, songs, and movement activities for you and your child to enjoy.

New videos are posted Thursday mornings at 9am on our Facebook page: facebook.com/ClintonHillLibrary

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Hebrew Conversation For Beginners

Wed, Oct 27   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew

Adults join us for beginning Hebrew in a supportive environment

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Hebrew Conversation For Beginners

Mill Basin Presents Storytime: Cast Your Vote

Wed, Oct 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Civic Engagement storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann for a special  fun, family program and learn why voting is so important through stories, songs, and rhymes. Remember, it's an election year in NYC! This will take the place of our regular Toddler Time Program. 

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Mill Basin Presents Storytime: Cast Your Vote

NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Wed, Oct 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse

Registration for NYC Food Handler Certification at Pacific Library

NYC food handler certification is necessary for all food handlers in the retail food service and hospitality industries who are involved in the preparation, storage or...

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NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Wed, Oct 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

*Please note, we have added an extra storytime- this one!- at 10:25AM-10:55AM on Wednesday's. It will be the same program, please pick one time and register for that program. Thank you!* 

Join Ms. Sarah for an outdoor...

Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Kids Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Rugby Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy Events for Youth and Family

Listen to stories, clap and stomp.

Kids Storytime

Virtual Science Baby

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

Birth to Five Years first five years Little Scientists storytime toddler time

Join us on ZOOM for this special series for babies and toddlers exploring STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Science Baby is a creative science program for 0-3 year olds led by teaching artist Emma Gordon. The heart of...

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Virtual Science Baby

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging grab and go kits Virtual Programming

In this workshop series for ages 55+, you will learn to make both abstract and representational collage art using materials easily found at home. These workshops will be taught by visual artist Antonia Perez. ...

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Macon 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 to take home and create! (While supplies last.)

 

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

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Create art from the comfort of your own home!

Develop drawing skills and enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor. Explore color mixing, washes and glazing and experiment with the many ways to use watercolor....

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Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Babies & Books: Garden Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Events for Youth and Family gardening storytime

Join us for a morning of garden-themed books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. And meet our new garden!

Registration is recommended, to ensure physical...

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Babies & Books: Garden Storytime

Virtual Storytime with Mr. Gordon

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Join us on the Highlawn Library Facebook Page on Wednesday 7/7 for a virtual storytime with Mr. Gordon. If you can't make it don't worry--the video will be available for 48 hours, so storytime can be whatever time you want it...

Virtual Storytime with Mr. Gordon

Virtual Storytime: Read for the Record

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

Birth to Five Years first five years read for the record Virtual Programming

Kids age 0-5 years and their caregivers are invited to join New Utrecht librarians for virtual storytime on Zoom! During storytime we'll sing songs, learn rhymes, and read books together all while supporting our young children's early...

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Virtual Storytime: Read for the Record

Kensington Book Club

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning book club book discussion BPL Outdoors

*Mask and social distancing required*

Join Kensington’s Book Club for monthly fellowship and book discussion.

October title: Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family by Robert Kolker

“The heartrending...

Kensington Book Club

Brooklyn Supports Cancelled

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Our Social Work Program Coordinator will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment Assistance Health...
Brooklyn Supports

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

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

PLEASE NOTE: Masks are still required for everyone over the age of 2, and social distancing is required. ...

Toddler Time

Virtual Read for the Record: "Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon"

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

Kids read for the record storytime Virtual Programming

 Join us for a live storytime on the Dyker Library Facebook page. Miss Ann will read this year's "Read for the Record" book: "Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon," written by Kat Zhang. In her arts and crafts class at school, Amy is having...

Virtual Read for the Record: "Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon"

Welcome Back Storytime

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

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime Virtual Programming

Welcome Back Storytime Gerritsen Beach Library

Welcome Back Storytime

Brownsville Brainy Babies Outdoors - Halloween Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies storytime

Join us for our last outdoors session for 2021; as we celebrate Halloween with songs, rhymes and storytime.  Brainy Babies is a brain-building program for children birth to 3 years and their caregivers.  The celebration...

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Brownsville Brainy Babies Outdoors -  Halloween Storytime

Children's Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming

Facebook Children's Storytime

Children's Storytime

Toddler Time

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

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

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

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

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

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina Cancelled

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

Birth to Five Years babies & books preschool storytime toddler time

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...

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family storytime toddler time

Join Ms. Olivia for songs, rhymes and stories.  We will hold this program outside the Windsor Terrace Library near the rose bush. 

PLEASE NOTE: This program is weather dependent.  We ask that all participants over 2 years...

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Outdoor First Five Years Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

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

Join Ms. Moore for an outdoor storytime with books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. 

For children birth through five years.  This program will...

Outdoor First Five Years Storytime

Kings Bay Library Presents: Halloween Crafts for Kids

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

Kids arts and crafts halloween kids create Virtual Programming

We will show you how to make Halloween crafts and decorations

Kings Bay Library Presents: Halloween Crafts for Kids

Read for the Record Outdoor Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Crown Heights Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors read for the record storytime

We will be hosting a special reading of Amy Wu and the Patchwork Dragon by Kat Zhang and providing a small grab & go craft kit in participation of Jumpstart's annual Read for the Record (October 28 this year).

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Read for the Record Outdoor Storytime

Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

*Please note, we have added an extra storytime at 10:25 AM-10:55 AM on Wednesday's. To accommodate the switch between programs, Please DO NOT come before 10:55 AM. It will be the same program, please pick one time and register...
Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Halloween Storytime at Transmitter Park

Wed, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years after school BPL Outdoors halloween

 Join us at Transmitter Park for a spooky fun morning full of books and songs that will scare your diapers off silly!

Costumes are encouraged but not required.  Feel free to bring a blanket to sit on the lawn.

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Halloween Storytime at Transmitter Park

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 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

Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Wed, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative writing Virtual Programming

The subtleties in the shadows of charcoal drawings make them wonderful to look at…and now you can learn how to create them for yourself!

In this 7-week workshop you will explore landscapes, seascapes, still life and nature images as you...

Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Oct 27   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....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Read for the Record: Grab & Go Dragon Craft!

Wed, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids arts and crafts Events for Youth and Family grab and go kits kids create

Stop by Central Library's Youth Wing for a ​​​​Read for the Record: Grab & Go Dragon Craft!  Read for the record is an annual program where libraries nationwide read the same book on the same day or week, and this year,...

Read for the Record: Grab & Go Dragon Craft!

Virtual English Conversation Group Cancelled

Wed, Oct 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

Grab & Go : Kids Create

Wed, Oct 27   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create your very own arts poject . All supplies are included in the grab & go bags 

* while supplies last 

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

Grab & Go : Kids Create

Virtual Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Virtual Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

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

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Virtual Computer Basics

Ask A Tech

Wed, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

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. Please register for this class

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Ask A Tech

La Hora Magica - Bilingual Storytime

Wed, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime

Join us for bilingual storytime on our Sunset Park Library Facebook Page.

La Hora Magica - Bilingual Storytime

Cuentos virtuales para niños en español (Virtual Spanish Storytime)

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime Spanish Virtual Programming

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores en la página Brooklyn Public Library Family Facebook. (Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers on the Brooklyn...

Cuentos virtuales para niños en español (Virtual Spanish Storytime)

Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

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

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Each session of this writing workshop will be dedicated to writing autobiographical pieces that participants will put together to create mini-memoirs of their life. Participants will have the opportunity to write and share their writing in a...

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Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Virtual Book Adventure -Herbert's first Halloween by Cynthia Rylant

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts book adventures Virtual Programming

Herbert's first Halloween by Cynthia Rylant

Summary

Herbert and his father prepare for his first Halloween by making a tiger costume and practicing a big roar.

Find a copy of the book here: https://www.bklynlibrary....

Virtual Book Adventure -Herbert's first Halloween by Cynthia Rylant

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 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? No time to attend a formal class? Join our virtual drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance virtually with the Kings Highway branch.

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Virtual Ask a Tech

Philosophy Discussion Group (Virtual)

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

Adults philosophy in the library

Please join us for the next philosophy discussion group meeting on ideas of American woman philosospher Martha Nussbaum. We shall meet on Wednesday, October 27, at 2pm. If you RSVP now, you will receive the Zoom link on the day of...

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Philosophy Discussion Group (Virtual)

Introduction to Internet

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

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Introduction to Internet

Voter Education

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Adults Civic Engagement

Come learn about what's at stake in the coming November election! The League of Women Voters will be tabling outside the Carroll Gardens branch to inform voters.

Voter Education

Voter Education

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Adults Civic Engagement

Come learn about what's at stake in the coming November election! The League of Women Voters will be tabling outside the Park Slope branch to inform voters.

Voter Education

Grab and Go: Halloween Origami

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Teens & Young Adults after school arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Stop by McKinley Park library on Wednesday, 10/27 and pick up a Halloween-themed origami kit to go! Kits will include paper and basic instructions.

Kits will be available starting at 2pm and only while supplies last. Happy Halloween!

Grab and Go: Halloween Origami

Virtual Read for the Record: Story & Craft with Ms. Raquel!

Wed, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts Events for Youth and Family first five years read for the record

Join Ms. Raquel, from Central Library's Youth Wing, for Virtual Read for the Record: Story & Craft!
Read for the Record is an annual, nationwide program where libraries all read the same book on the same day or week, and this...

Virtual Read for the Record: Story & Craft with Ms. Raquel!

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