E.g., Apr 19 2019
APR
23

Postcards for Change

Tue, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood, Basement Meeting Room

Teens change agents creative writing

What matters to you? Library funding for fun events? Clean streets and parks? For this week's Community Service Club project, we will write local representatives about community concerns. Take action, have a voice and be heard!

Postcards for Change

Bengali Dance by Bangladesh Institute for the Performing Arts (BIBA)

Tue, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Kids change agents multilingual

Please Join us in celebration of Bengali New Year 1425 with the Bangladesh Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) presentation of dance and Music From Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) promotes Bengali culture by...

Bengali Dance by Bangladesh Institute for the Performing Arts (BIBA)

Kids Create: Change Agents

Tue, Apr 23   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts change agents kids create

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger children are welcome with an adult.

In Spring 2019, all Kids Create programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship...

Kids Create: Change Agents

DIY for Teens

Tue, Apr 23   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Teen Corner

Teens change agents diy

Explore you Creative Side

In Spring 2019, DIY for Teens programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship in young people via the Change Agents initiative. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

DIY for Teens

APR
24

Teen Time: Self Defense and De-escalation

Wed, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Teens change agents teen time

Welcome the YWCA as they help teach a short self defense course  that begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction and avoidance, while progressing on to the basics of hands-on defense training. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

Featured Event
Teen Time: Self Defense and De-escalation

DIY: Origami

Wed, Apr 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Spring Creek, Meeting Room

Teens arts and crafts change agents

Origami teaches concentration, patience, and problem solving. The senbazuru, which is a group of 1,000 paper cranes, comes from an ancient Japanese legend that says a wish will be granted to anyone who folds a senbazuru. Learn about the art of...

DIY: Origami

APR
25

Kids Create: Poems are Sweet

Thu, Apr 25   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Fort Hamilton, Meeting Room

Kids change agents

Celebrate National Poetry Month by writing your own poem. We have ideas to help you. Decorate your poem, tie it up with a ribbon, and place it in a "Poetry Vending Machine" (a big plastic jar) for people to take. Help decorate the jar too....

Kids Create: Poems are Sweet

APR
26

Teen Book Discussion: The Prince and the Dressmaker

Fri, Apr 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Teens book discussion change agents everyone is welcome here

Here's what Gravesend teens are talking about! "Paris, at the dawn of the modern age: Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride--or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At...

Teen Book Discussion: The Prince and the Dressmaker

APR
30

Taking Care of You! Workshop for Teens

Tue, Apr 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park, Meeting Room

Teens change agents teen time

Ages 11+

Come explore your attitudes about gender roles and behaviors.

We’ll also talk about how the messages we receive about gender roles impact our lives.

*This workshop will be led by facilitators from Planned...

Taking Care of You! Workshop for Teens

Kids Create: Kindness Rocks

Tue, Apr 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Kids arts and crafts change agents

Inspired by The Kindness Rocks Project, this program helps participants to create their own rocks with positive, uplifting messages. Paint, markers and other tools will be used to make the messages. This Change Angent Program is designed to help...

Kids Create: Kindness Rocks

Postcards for Change

Tue, Apr 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood, Basement Meeting Room

Teens change agents creative writing

What matters to you? Library funding for fun events? Clean streets and parks? For this week's Community Service club project, we will write local representatives about community concerns. Take action, have a voice and be heard!

Postcards for Change

DIY for Teens

Tue, Apr 30   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Teen Corner

Teens change agents diy

Explore you Creative Side

In Spring 2019, DIY for Teens programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship in young people via the Change Agents initiative. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

DIY for Teens

MAY
1

Drag Queen Make-up Tutorial Hour

Wed, May 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Teens change agents drag queen story hour teen tech time teen time

Kids and teens are welcome to learn how to apply eye makeup in a fabulous way during this one-hour workshop with Drag Queen Story Hour.

Participants will learn techniques for applying eye makeup and then have the opportunity to practice...

Drag Queen Make-up Tutorial Hour

MAY
3

Kids Create: Be Kind Bookmark

Fri, May 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cypress Hills, Program Room

Kids arts and crafts change agents

Decorate a bookmark with positive, uplifting, encouraging messages, then slip into random books on your library's shelves. This Change Angent Program is designed to help kids think about how a simple compliment can brighten the days of others....

Kids Create: Be Kind Bookmark

Why the Sky is Far Away and Other Stories with Luann Adams

Fri, May 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights, Crown Heights Meeting Room

Kids change agents performance

Join us for an afternoon of oral stories with acclaimed storyteller, Luann Adams. She will present her program Why the Sky is Far Away & Other Stories to Celebrate the Earth.

Why the Sky is Far Away is full of multi-cultural stories...

Featured Event
Why the Sky is Far Away and Other Stories with Luann Adams

MAY
7

Kids Create: Folding a New Future

Tue, May 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Kids arts and crafts change agents kids create

Origami teaches concentration, patience, and problem solving. The senbazuru, which is a group of 1,000 paper cranes, comes from an ancient Japanese legend that says a wish will be granted to anyone who folds a senbazuru. Learn about the art of...

Kids Create: Folding a New Future

Kids Create: Change Agents

Tue, May 7   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts change agents kids create

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger children are welcome with an adult.

In Spring 2019, all Kids Create programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship...

Kids Create: Change Agents

DIY: Bookmarks for Change

Tue, May 7   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood, Basement Meeting Room

Teens arts and crafts change agents diy teen time

Join us for a special community service hour to create bookmarks with uplifiting messages for the community.

Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public Library initiative modeling empathy, inclusiveness, mutual respect, and understanding for the...

DIY: Bookmarks for Change

DIY for Teens

Tue, May 7   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Teen Corner

Teens change agents diy

Explore you Creative Side

In Spring 2019, DIY for Teens programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship in young people via the Change Agents initiative. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

DIY for Teens

MAY
14

Kids Create: Postcards for Change

Tue, May 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Kids change agents

Want to get more involved in politics but not sure how? Why not write a postcard to your local representative? This program teaches kids and teens about political processes in the United States, encouraging them to exercise their individual...

Kids Create: Postcards for Change

Kids Create: Change Agents

Tue, May 14   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts change agents kids create

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger children are welcome with an adult.

In Spring 2019, all Kids Create programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship...

Kids Create: Change Agents

DIY: Bookmarks for Change

Tue, May 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood, Basement Meeting Room

Teens arts and crafts change agents diy teen time

Join us for a special community service hour to create bookmarks with uplifiting messages for the community.

Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public Library initiative modeling empathy, inclusiveness, mutual respect, and understanding for the...

DIY: Bookmarks for Change

DIY for Teens

Tue, May 14   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Teen Corner

Teens change agents diy

Explore you Creative Side

In Spring 2019, DIY for Teens programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship in young people via the Change Agents initiative. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

DIY for Teens

MAY
21

Kids Create: Change Agents

Tue, May 21   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts change agents kids create

Join us for a story and create a related artwork! For kids 5 and up; younger children are welcome with an adult.

In Spring 2019, all Kids Create programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship...

Kids Create: Change Agents

DIY for Teens

Tue, May 21   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Teen Corner

Teens change agents diy

Explore you Creative Side

In Spring 2019, DIY for Teens programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship in young people via the Change Agents initiative. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

DIY for Teens

MAY
24

DIY: Kindness Rocks

Fri, May 24   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Teens arts and crafts change agents diy

Inspired by The Kindness Rocks Project, this program helps participants to create their own rocks with positive, uplifting messages. The rocks will be installed in an inspirational display in the library.

...
DIY: Kindness Rocks

MAY
28

DIY for Teens

Tue, May 28   4:15 pm to 5:00 pm   Red Hook, Teen Corner

Teens change agents diy

Explore you Creative Side

In Spring 2019, DIY for Teens programs at Red Hook Library will focus on themes that seek to foster good citizenship in young people via the Change Agents initiative. Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public...

DIY for Teens

MAY
29

Kids Explore: Henna Body Art

Wed, May 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Kids change agents kids explore

Learn about the multicultural history of henna body art! Get your henna done in time for Eid al-Fitr.

Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public Library initiative modeling empathy, inclusiveness, mutual respect, and understanding for the benefit...

Kids Explore: Henna Body Art

MAY
31

DIY: Folding a New Future with Origami

Fri, May 31   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Teens arts and crafts change agents diy

Origami teaches concentration, patience, and problem solving. The senbazuru comes from an ancient Japanese legend that says a wish will be granted to anyone who folds 1000 paper cranes.

Change Agents is a...

DIY: Folding a New Future with Origami

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