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MAY
25

Kids Create: Decorate a Picture Frame

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Have fun decorating a wooden standing picture frame with duct tape in different patterns and colors, stickers, and markers. For children ages 6 to 12.

Space is limited and tickets are required for admission. Please get a ticket at...

Kids Create: Decorate a Picture Frame

Kids Create: Lanyard!!!

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

Come and Grab

LANYARD

Make your own  lanyard projects!!

Kids Create: Lanyard!!!

Chess Workshop

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Leonard Library

Teens & Young Adults after school Chess Workshop

Starting April 27th, join us at Leonard Library every Wednesday afternoon as we play the greatest of all board games: CHESS! 

All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Chess Workshop

SwitchLit x BPL: Collaborative Storytelling

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids after school BPL Outdoors kids tech time

Do you like MadLibs? This program is a tech-based spin on the traditional game! Come and create silly sentences by filling in nouns, verbs, adjectives, and more! You'll work in groups to fill-in-the-blank on all kinds of sentences and see what...

SwitchLit x BPL: Collaborative Storytelling

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, May 25   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering virtual homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome to join. The sessions take place on Zoom. Link will be provided...

East New York Reads Homework Help

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Wed, May 25   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years multilingual storytime ready set kindergarten

Para niños de 3-5 años y los que los cuidan.

Este programa virtual especial es parte de una serie en las cuales las familias se divierten con cuentos y actividades designadas a promover el desarrollo de las prácticas de aprendizaje a una...

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Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series en español

Gardening at the Library

Wed, May 25   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts gardening storytime

Come grow with us! This program for ages 4-10 will take place in the Red Hook Library garden, weather permitting. We will read garden stories, do garden crafts, and plant flowers, herbs, and vegetables together.

Gardening at the Library

MAY
26

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years ready set kindergarten storytime

Join us for Ready Set Kindergarten on Zoom! This is a virtual version of our popular school readiness program, led by educators, and designed to help children ages 3-5 get ready to read, and ready for school. Learn about every day early literacy...

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Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

All About Energy! with "Brainy Bill" Louden

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Kids after school Events for Youth and Family middle school science STEM & STEAM

Join science edutainer "Brainy Bill" Louden in a scientific exploration of energy!

The world is full of changes, and energy is no exception! We'll learn about some fundamental forms of energy (potential, kinetic, sound, heat, and light),...

All About Energy! with "Brainy Bill" Louden

Kids Create

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Create, experiment and have fun!  Arts and crafts for school age children 5-12 years. Join us every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm for a new arts and crafts project.

 

Kids Create

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Kids age 5-12 years old can create something new every week! Join us every Thursday afternoon for a new arts and crafts project at the library. 

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Build with LEGO

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids after school Build with Lego kids explore

Join us on Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 in the Storytime room for LEGOS! This event is for ages 5+ and their caregivers. 

Due to the change in NYC's COVID-19 risk level from green (low) to orange (high), Brooklyn Public Library...

Build with LEGO

Chess Workshop

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Spring Creek Chess Club and improve your game with our Chess Instructor, Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

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Chess Workshop

After School Homework Help

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors, give you the...

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After School Homework Help

Kids Create

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Join us at Washington Irving to relax with some crafts, doodling, and fun creativity. Generally for children aged 6-12

Kids Create

MAY
27

Kids Create Grab-n-Go Crafts

Fri, May 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Come by Gerritsen Beach Library and pick up a fun surprise craft. You can work on it here or take it home with you!

Kids Create Grab-n-Go Crafts

Kids Create: Garden

Fri, May 27   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids after school arts and crafts DIY kids create

Join us for a readign of Planting a Rainbow, by Lois Ehlert, followed by planting your own mini seed garden! 

Ages 6-12

Kids Create is a regularly occuring program including a story and craft for school-aged children, after...

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Kids Create: Garden

Acting Out! Improv for Teens and Tweens

Fri, May 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school all ages Events for Youth and Family never too late to learn

Anyone ever tell you you’re too dramatic? Perfect! We need you! Come join us in this introduction to acting improvisation and theatre. No experience is necessary to take part in this program — everyone is welcome! Sessions include a warm-up,...

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Acting Out! Improv for Teens and Tweens

MAY
31

Kids' Tech Time

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 2

Kids after school kids tech time teen tech time

Kids can join us for an hour of hands on technology time. Great program for tweens!

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Kids' Tech Time

Library Lab: Make Your Own Model of the Earth!

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou, Meeting Room

Kids after school Library Lab STEM & STEAM

Make your own playdough model of the earth's core and learn about how volcanoes are formed. This program is for curious kids ages 4 and up!

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children ...

Library Lab: Make Your Own Model of the Earth!

Teen Time

Tue, May 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults after school arts and crafts table-top & board games teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Blow off some steam with arts and crafts, tabletop games, our sound system, and space to just chill out. 

Teen Time

Chess Workshop

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Bay Ridge Chess Club and improve your game with National Chess Master Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

Register
Chess Workshop

After School Homework Help

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors, give you the...

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After School Homework Help

An Evening of Celtic Harp

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults after school live music make music ny music

You are invited to take a stroll through the magical realm that is Erika's artistry and music.  A haven of empathy, honesty and joy.

An Evening of Celtic Harp

JUN
1

Kids Create

Wed, Jun 1   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Greenpoint Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Stop by to decompress from your school day with a fun arts & crafts activity.  For ages 5-12.

PLEASE NOTE: Masks are encouraged for everyone over the age of 2.

Kids Create

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, Jun 1   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering virtual homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome to join. The sessions take place on Zoom. Link will be provided...

East New York Reads Homework Help

Gardening at the Library

Wed, Jun 1   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts gardening storytime

Come grow with us! This program for ages 4-10 will take place in the Red Hook Library garden, weather permitting. We will read garden stories, do garden crafts, and plant flowers, herbs, and vegetables together.

Gardening at the Library

JUN
2

Library Lab

Thu, Jun 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Kids after school Library Lab STEM & STEAM

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...

Library Lab

Build with LEGO

Thu, Jun 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids after school Build with Lego kids explore

Join us on Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 in the Storytime room for LEGOS! This event is for ages 5+ and their caregivers. 

Due to the change in NYC's COVID-19 risk level from green (low) to orange (high), Brooklyn Public Library...

Build with LEGO

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jun 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Spring Creek Chess Club and improve your game with our Chess Instructor, Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

Register
Chess Workshop

After School Homework Help

Thu, Jun 2   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors, give you the...

After School Homework Help

Kids Create

Thu, Jun 2   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Join us at Washington Irving to relax with some crafts, doodling, and fun creativity. Generally for children aged 6-12

Kids Create

JUN
3

Kids Create: Bubble Wand

Fri, Jun 3   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids after school arts and crafts Events for Youth and Family kids create

Join us for a reading of Bubble Trouble, by Margaret Mahey followed by beaded bubble wand creation.
Ages 6-12.

Kids Create is a regularly occuring program including a story and craft for school-aged children, after school hours.

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Kids Create: Bubble Wand

Acting Out! Improv for Teens and Tweens

Fri, Jun 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school all ages Events for Youth and Family never too late to learn

Anyone ever tell you you’re too dramatic? Perfect! We need you! Come join us in this introduction to acting improvisation and theatre. No experience is necessary to take part in this program — everyone is welcome! Sessions include a warm-up,...

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Acting Out! Improv for Teens and Tweens

JUN
6

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Mon, Jun 6   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults 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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Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Mon, Jun 6   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults 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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Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Borough Park Presents Chess with Juan Tica

Mon, Jun 6   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school Chess Workshop game on

Join Certified Chess Instructor, Juan P Tica virtually from  Brooklyn Public Library Borough Park for instruction and competition.  Please create a Free Online Chess account at this link:    https//lichess....

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Borough Park Presents Chess with Juan Tica

East New York Reads Homework Help

Mon, Jun 6   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering virtual homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome to join. The sessions take place on Zoom. Link will be provided...

East New York Reads Homework Help

Join the Highlawn Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Mon, Jun 6   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

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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Join the Highlawn Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Teen Time: Bingo Book Giveaway!

Mon, Jun 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school teen time Virtual Programming

BOOKS for our top B-I-N-G-O winners!!!

Winning book bags will be delivered to your nearest BPL branch for you to pick up!

Register so that we can send you a secure Zoom link.

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Teen Time: Bingo Book Giveaway!

JUN
7

Teen Time

Tue, Jun 7   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults after school arts and crafts table-top & board games teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Blow off some steam with arts and crafts, tabletop games, our sound system, and space to just chill out. 

Teen Time

Chess Workshop

Tue, Jun 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Bay Ridge Chess Club and improve your game with National Chess Master Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

Register
Chess Workshop

After School Homework Help

Tue, Jun 7   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors, give you the...

After School Homework Help

JUN
8

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Wed, Jun 8   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Arts and crafts for children ages 6 to 12.

Space is limited and tickets are required for admission. Please get a ticket at the information desk on the afternoon of the program

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

East New York Reads Homework Help

Wed, Jun 8   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering virtual homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome to join. The sessions take place on Zoom. Link will be provided...

East New York Reads Homework Help

Gardening at the Library

Wed, Jun 8   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids after school arts and crafts gardening storytime

Come grow with us! This program for ages 4-10 will take place in the Red Hook Library garden, weather permitting. We will read garden stories, do garden crafts, and plant flowers, herbs, and vegetables together.

Gardening at the Library

JUN
9

Drum Beat Heart Beat

Thu, Jun 9   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Teens & Young Adults after school Block Party live music make music ny

Celebrate life with percussionist of Afrikumba Utibé Drummers.  Participants will be engaged heart to heart, through this ancient form of communication to usher in a summer of peace and good vibrations.

Drum Beat Heart Beat

Kids Create: Juneteenth Activity

Thu, Jun 9   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Macon, Small Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts Juneteenth kids create

Create, experiment and have fun!  Arts and crafts for school age children 5-12 years.

In preparation for Macon's celebration of Juneteenth on Saturday, June 11, we'll be making a Juneteenth confetti popper.

Kids Create: Juneteenth Activity

Build with LEGO

Thu, Jun 9   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids after school Build with Lego kids explore

Join us on Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 in the Storytime room for LEGOS! This event is for ages 5+ and their caregivers. 

Due to the change in NYC's COVID-19 risk level from green (low) to orange (high), Brooklyn Public Library...

Build with LEGO

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jun 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Spring Creek Chess Club and improve your game with our Chess Instructor, Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

Register
Chess Workshop

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