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NOV
29

Living Poets

Sun, Nov 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing poetry

Living Poets is a 10-week class exploring work by some of the most dynamic and groundbreaking contemporary poets writing today. Students will engage in close readings with each poet's work and will have opportunities to respond with poems of...

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Living Poets

Living Poets

Sun, Nov 29   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing poetry

Living Poets is a 10-week class exploring work by some of the most dynamic and groundbreaking contemporary poets writing today. Students will engage in close readings with each poet's work and will have opportunities to respond with poems of...

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Living Poets

NOV
30

Coney Island Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Mon, Nov 30   1:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

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 Holiday Virtual StoryTime.   If you want to see the FaceBook post Go to https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/.      Click on. POSTS on the left side of the page. 

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Coney Island Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Virtual StoryTime with Coney Librarians

Mon, Nov 30   1:00 am to 11:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years holiday preschool Virtual Programming

Join us for a storytime incorporating stories, songs, rhymes and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. Celebrate thankfulness and kindness.

While our in-person events...

Virtual StoryTime with Coney Librarians

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Nov 30   9:30 am to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults career resume

Professional librarian with 12 years of career service help offers resume and career help via email. Send your job search questions and resume or cover letter and overview of your goal to [email protected] This is a free...

Resume & Career Help

Storytime: Mr. Mike Reads  If You Give a Moose a Muffin and  What Do You Say? A Book About Manners 

Mon, Nov 30   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike Reads If You Give a Moose a Muffin by Laura Joffe Numeroff and since he has some time left, he reads What Do You Say? A Book About Manners for ages two and up by Leigh Olsenon behalf of Playskool.

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Storytime: Mr. Mike Reads  If You Give a Moose a Muffin and  What Do You Say? A Book About Manners 

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Mon, Nov 30   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Storytime on Saratoga's Facebook page monday's at 10:15 am 

Virtual Preschool Storytime

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

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

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

We can all sit in our homes and knit by ourselves, or we can knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet with Sheepshead Bay

Open Air Ask a Tech

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

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Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, find your way around the Internet or use your mobile device ? No time to attend a formal or Zoom class?

Bring your technology questions and receive an outdoor ...

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Open Air Ask a Tech

Jaws, Paws & Claws: Animal Wisdom Tales

Mon, Nov 30   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family storytime Virtual Programming

Jaws, Paws & Claws - Animal Wisdom Tales is a delightful collection of animal folktales. From Korea to Egypt, Canada, India, Norway and Africa, the stories invite the listener to experience the trials, foibles and triumphs of the people who...

Jaws, Paws & Claws: Animal Wisdom Tales

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Kathy!

Mon, Nov 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join us for a storytime incorporating stories, songs, and rhymes! View the broadcast on the Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page  and the Cortelyou Library Facebook Page at 11:00AM.

Virtual Storytime with Ms. Kathy!

Native American Storytime with Tom

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

Kids indigenous peoples day storytime

In November, we celebrate Native American history.  All are invited to listen to Native American folklore stories.   Join us on the DeKalb Branch Facebook Page for a live storytime with Tom.

https://www.facebook.com/...

Native American Storytime with Tom

"The Last Black Unicorn" Book Discussion

Mon, Nov 30   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book discussion Virtual Programming

The Last Black Unicorn, by Tiffany Haddish

From stand-up comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish comes The Last Black Unicorn, a hilarious, edgy, and heart-wrenching collection of autobiographical essays that will leave you laughing through...

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"The Last Black Unicorn" Book Discussion

Virtual Toddler Time

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

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time Virtual Programming

Toddler Time Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Get together virturally with Miss Lynn from the Borough Park Library for stories, rhymes and songs. Please click on this link to join the fun. https://www.facebook.com/...

Virtual Toddler Time

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 30   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

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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

Virtual Movement Challenge

Mon, Nov 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Seraphina is thrilled for the opportunity to join together and grow as a community of movers and body enthusiasts! Our sessions together will act as a space to hold each other accountable to be consistent and to play. While this world turns...

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Virtual Movement Challenge

A Healthier You: Getting and Using Health Insurance If Self-Employed

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

Adults business career finance health and wellness

This presentation will provide a brief overview on health insurance – why you need it, how to make wise financial choices in getting it and using it, and how using it can help you lead a healthier life.  

If you are self-...

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A Healthier You: Getting and Using Health Insurance If Self-Employed

Resume & Career Help Live!

Mon, Nov 30   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 register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Korean Storytime

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

Kids literacy multilingual storytime storytime Virtual Programming

**While our in-person events are on hold, we are offering virtual programming via Facebook Live broadcasts from our branches!*

 Join us for virtual Korean Storytime with stories, songs and rhymes for children and their parents...

Virtual Korean Storytime

Space Science with Science Edutainment Bill Louden

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

Kids kids explore middle school science Virtual Programming

Join science edutainer "Brainy Bill" Louden in a scientific exploration of outer space! We'll build a flying rocket, see the effects of the vacuum of space, learn what keeps the planets in orbit, and more! This interstellar workshop will feature...

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Space Science with Science Edutainment Bill Louden

Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners - ESOL

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

Older Adults creative aging esol Virtual Programming

Van Gogh, Szabo, Whitney and Webb…and you!

Learn the techniques of watercolor painting. This workshop is sure to awaken your creative side or expand your knowledge and vision. This 9-week workshop will teach you the basics that will...

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Creative Aging: Watercolor for Beginners - ESOL

Первый шаг к началу бизнеса. First Steps to starting your own business

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

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Первый шаг к началу бизнеса  

В начале процесс открытия бизнеса в Нью-Йорке может пугать. Многие предприниматели спрашивают: с чего мне начать?

Цель этого курса - помочь вам понять, что значит быть успешным предпринимателем в...

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Первый шаг к началу бизнеса. First Steps to starting your own business

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Nov 30   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

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Mon, Nov 30   3:00 pm to 3:30 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...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Team Up To Read

Mon, Nov 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids team up to read Virtual Programming

Team Up To Read: Making Connections 

How do our personal experiences help us to understand what we’re reading? Create a visual reader’s response using art supplies.  

Registration Required. Zoom Links will...

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Team Up To Read

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Nov 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Challenge your friends to a trivia game. We will be using the online trivia platform Kahoot!

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

 

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Kahoot! Trivia

Virtual Financial Coaching

Mon, Nov 30   3:45 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Adults business career finance

Do you have questions about credit or debt? The Financial Coaching Corps (FCC) can help you manage your money, find resources in a financial crisis, and make progress toward your financial goals. 

Make an appointment with a coach...

Virtual Financial Coaching

Virtual Chess Workshop

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

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Virtual Chess Workshop

Kids and teens, learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Reinaldo Duran from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players. Please register for information on how and where to participate!...

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Virtual Chess Workshop

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

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

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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

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Mon, Nov 30   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...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Justice Initiatives Book Club: Blood in the Water by Heather Ann Thompson

Mon, Nov 30   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism justice initiatives

On September 9, 1971 nearly 1,300 people took over the Attica Correctional Facility to negotiate for better living conditions, labor rights, and political rights. These negotiations came to an abrupt end when state troopers were...

Justice Initiatives Book Club: Blood in the Water by Heather Ann Thompson

Polish for Beginners

Mon, Nov 30   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning polish world language conversation

They say that Polish is the most difficult language in the world. Do you want to find out if it's true? Or maybe you would like to be able to order borscht and dumplings in Polish? Greenpoint Library starts the virtual Polish for Beginners course...

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Polish for Beginners

Virtual Polish Book Discussion Club

Mon, Nov 30   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Brooklyn Public Library invites you to the virtual book discussion club in Polish. The presented book is "Hłasko" by Radosław Młynarczyk. The e-book for the participants of the discussion was provided by Czarne Publishing House. A...

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Virtual Polish Book Discussion Club

Adult Book Club/Discussion "Power of Three" by Diana Wynne Jones

Mon, Nov 30   8:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Ayna could predict the future.

Cari could find what was lost.

Gair thought he was ordinary.

The three children of Gest, the chief of Garholt, know the perils of the Moor on which they live. The Dorig, their people's...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion "Power of Three" by Diana Wynne Jones

DEC
1

Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Tue, Dec 1   1:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

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 Holiday Virtual StoryTime.   If you want to see the FaceBook post Go to https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/.      Click on. POSTS on the left side of the page. 

Go to Holiday Virtual...

Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Virtual StoryTime with Coney Librarians

Tue, Dec 1   1:00 am to 11:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years holiday preschool Virtual Programming

Join us for a storytime incorporating stories, songs, rhymes and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. Celebrate thankfulness and kindness.

While our in-person events...

Virtual StoryTime with Coney Librarians

Virtual Mini Storytime

Tue, Dec 1   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Engage in active screentime with this pre-recorded "mini" storytime, featuring 1 song, 1 book, and 1 additional activity.

Videos will be available for 48 hours after posting, so you can watch when it works best for your family! ...

Virtual Mini Storytime

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Dec 1   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 with help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

Each new video will is ...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Tue, Dec 1   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Windsor Terrace's own Miss Cindy for songs, rhymes, and stories.  Bring your shakers, rattles, instruments, or just some pots and pans to make music.

Please register by 9:30 AM on the day of the program to receive the Zoom...

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Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Dec 1   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, Dec 1   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

Bebés Geniales

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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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!...

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Bebés Geniales

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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

Multi-award winning children's artist, Lucy Kalantari, brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life....

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Creative Aging: Don't Toss It, Collage It

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Get all of your articles, papers, pictures…but don’t throw them out! Instead of tossing them out, get creative and turn them into a collage!

Dave Johnson is a master at the art of collage, and in this 9-week workshop, he will show you how...

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Creative Aging: Don't Toss It, Collage It

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Dec 1   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 register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Sign Language Class

Tue, Dec 1   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning Events for Youth and Family inclusive services sign language

Our once in-person American Sign Language classes are now virtual! Join Sabrina, Communication Specialist from ADAPT Community Network, and Librarian Rachel, every Tuesday at 12pm.

This class is open to people of all...

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Virtual Sign Language Class

Virtual Sign Language Class

Tue, Dec 1   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning Events for Youth and Family inclusive services sign language

Our once in-person American Sign Language classes are now virtual! Join Sabrina, Communication Specialist from ADAPT Community Network, and Librarian Rachel, every Tuesday at 12pm.

This class is open to people of all...

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Virtual Sign Language Class

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 1   12:15 pm to 1:30 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

Lee Conmigo

Tue, Dec 1   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults early literacy Events for Youth and Family first five years spanish

Lee Conmigo – ¡Lee! ¡Hable! ¡Cante! ¡Juegue! Una serie de cuatro talleres virtuales sobre buenas prácticas para cuidadores de niños jóvenes. Vamos a aprender como apoyar el desarrollo mental de nuestros niños en cada momento del día, en casa,...

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Lee Conmigo

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike talks about the First Birds

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

Kids little scientists storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike talks about the First Birds: Archaeopteryx, Confusciornis and Iberomesornis. 

Click here to access the video.

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike talks about the First Birds

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