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The School of Mirrors - Conversation with Eva Stachniak

Tue, Jun 28   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Versailles, 1755. The royal residences, seen through the eyes of thirteen-year-old Véronique, dazzle with glitz. Her life will change forever when she first walks through the famous Hall of Mirrors. Like many other innocent girls before her...

The School of Mirrors - Conversation with Eva Stachniak

JUN
29

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Jun 29   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...

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Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning literacy

BPL Literacy Volunteers are a crucial part of providing adult literacy services to our patrons. We look for tutors who are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge with adults who want to improve their reading and writing skills and...

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Beginning Hebrew Conversation For Adults

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults hebrew multilingual

Calling on adult beginners in Hebrew to join our growing circle to learn Hebrew

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Beginning Hebrew Conversation For Adults

Storytelling Workshop for Polish Seniors | Warsztaty Storytellingu dla Polskich Seniorów

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 1

Older Adults adult learning Artists on Site community partner humanities and art

Polish older adults are welcome to learn the art of storytelling at the library! Polskie osoby starsze mogą uczyć się sztuki opowiadania w bibliotece!

Led by a published storyteller and Polish emigrant, this seven-part series will...

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Storytelling Workshop for Polish Seniors | Warsztaty Storytellingu dla Polskich Seniorów

First Step to Starting a Business | NYC SBS

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Opening a business in New York City can be intimidating at the start. Many entrepreneurs ask: where do I begin?

The goal of this course is to help you understand what it means to be a successful entrepreneur in New York City.

...

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First Step to Starting a Business | NYC SBS

Outdoor Chess Tournaments!

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults all ages Chess Workshop table-top & board games

Summer 2022: Sheepshead Bay is kicking off a series of daily chess tournaments! One of the world's most popular games!

We provide tables, chairs, chess board, and pieces. All you need to bring is your knowledge of the game and the spirit...

Outdoor Chess Tournaments!

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: The Letter K is for Kite - collage

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years grab and go kits kids create

Do you know your ABC? What's the next letter? The Letter K if for KITE

You  can sing it, you can color it, and the most fun of knowing alphabet is that you can read any book you like!
 Create your own collage with the...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: The Letter K is for Kite - collage

Grab and Go

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Come by the branch and pick up a grab and go craft kit. 

For kids of all ages.

While supplies last.

Grab and Go

Grab & Go Craft Kit: My 4th of July Pinwheel

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Happy 4th of July! Let' s celebrate our nation Independent Day with your own patriotic pinwheel.
Stop by the Leonard Library to pick up your Grab & Go Craft kit to make your own Pinwheel. The kit includes all needed...

Grab & Go Craft Kit: My 4th of July Pinwheel

Grab & Go Coloring Kit: BE KIND, LOVE and celebrate Pride Month with colors

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create summer reading

June is the Pride Month, the celebration of LGBT people!

We can't talk about LGBT Pride Month without first talking about what it means to be gay, bisexual, or transgender. This can be an easy discussion that allows the opportunity...

Grab & Go Coloring Kit: BE KIND, LOVE and celebrate Pride Month with colors

Grab-and-Go: Fourth of July

Wed, Jun 29   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits

Drop by the Sunset Park library to pick up a grab-and-go bag featuring a Fourth of July craft.

Grab-and-Go: Fourth of July

Storytime for Littlies!

Wed, Jun 29   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cypress Hills Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime toddler time

Come bring the little ones for a special storytime with age-appropriate stories, songs and fingerplays!

Designed for children birth - age 3.

Storytime for Littlies!

Free Notary Services

Wed, Jun 29   10:15 am to 11:15 am   Jamaica Bay Library

Adults all ages community partner legal resources

Some restrictions apply. Please call Harold,Jones: 917-592-5875 to confirm a notary is available before you visit.

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

Valid photo ID was signature is required ( a current deiver's license or passport is...

Free Notary Services

Toddler Time (10:30 AM session)

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers! For 18-36 months.

Grownups, please read! 

Space is limited and registration is strongly recommended. Registration opens up 1 week before...
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Toddler Time (10:30 AM session)

Babies & Books

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

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

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family first five years

Bring a chair, beach blanket or towel and join Ms. Olivia for stories, songs and fingerplays outside by the rosebush.

Please park strollers inside the library in the stroller parking area.

In bad weather we will hold two identical...

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

La Hora Magica at Sunset Park Library

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sunset Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for in person bilingual storytime with stories and songs with Ms. Roxana.

All attendees 2 years and up are required to wear masks.

Registration required - limited capacity

Due to capacity limits, we are not able to...

La Hora Magica at Sunset Park Library

Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Read books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and play with other toddlers and caregivers. For children ages 18 months to 3 years old.

Toddler Time

Storytime

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Storytime is back at Midwood library! Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children birth - five years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Due to capacity limits in the Community Room, we will hold two identical sessions at...

Storytime

Toddler Time Cancelled

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years storytime toddler time

Join Ms. Sarah every Wednesday at 10:30-11:00AM for Toddler Time. We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. This program is for ages 18-36months and their caregivers. 

Please read the details of the...

Toddler Time

Storytime in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Pier 3 Greenway Terrace

Kids BPL Outdoors preschool storytime summer reading

Join the Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!

Librarians from the Brooklyn Heights branch will be reading stories they love to share! To...

Storytime in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Storytime in the Park

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Monarch Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in nature!

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not required, but encouraged for any close contact activities Bring your own chair or blanket. Limited...
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Storytime in the Park

STORY TIME

Wed, Jun 29   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Arlington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us Wednesday mornings 10:30 am at Arlington Branch for Story time and songs.

Acompañanos los miércoles para disfrutar de la hora del cuento y de canciones para niños.

Hora: 10:30am Lugar: Biblioteca de Arlington ...

STORY TIME

Storytime

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:15 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time

Come join us for storytime!

Storytime

First Five Years:Toddler Time ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Gravesend, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Toddler Time is back! This program requires online registration. Come and join us for stories, songs and fingerplays as we enjoy story time just for toddlers and their caregiver!
For 18 months- 3 Years

SPACE IS LIMITED! Child...

First Five Years:Toddler Time ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Story Play: Garden Storytime

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years first five years gardening story play

Hello everyone! We're excited to offer in-person programming again! We ask that you still register online since space is limited, but we're so excited to welcome you back to our library garden. Every Wednesday at 11am we will meet in the garden (...

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Story Play: Garden Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years summer reading 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

Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 29   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! We will sing and read to babies and toddlers each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting. In the event of bad weather, we will hold storytime in the program room and all...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years early literacy storytime

Come and enjoy some of your favorite stories, have fun singing silly songs, and make new friends!!!

***Masks are required***

Toddler Time

Storytime

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Midwood Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Storytime is back at Midwood library! Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children birth - five years old and their parents and caregivers. 

Due to capacity limits in the Community Room, we will hold two identical sessions at...

Storytime

Babies & Books

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Greetings Families, and welcome back to Babies and Books! Ms. Pat is excited to welcome old and new friends to the New Lots branch for this funfilled, colorful, storytime. Come read, sing, and play the morning away!

Babies & Books

Dancercise

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Brighton Beach Library, Auditorium

Adults dance fitness and classes health and wellness mental health

Wednesdays at 11 AM-11:45 AM

June 1, 8, 15, 29 - July 6, 13, 27 - Aug 3, 10, 17, 31

At the Brighton Beach Library auditorium

Get your Activity in!

Move More,

Dance More,

Be Active!

While...

Dancercise

Storytime

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us for storytime every Wednesday and Friday! Each session, we'll share fun stories, songs, and rhymes with librarians Miss Samantha and Mr. Adam!

Storytime

Ask a Tech

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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 Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance.

If you need additional help or can’t make...

Ask a Tech

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   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...

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Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana

Blood Pressure Screening

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities

You can get your blood pressure checked for free at the Kings Bay Library. Kings Bay library in partnership with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNS) offers taking blood pressure every Wednesday, from 11 am to 12 pm. The taking of...

Blood Pressure Screening

Outdoor Storytime @ Gerritsen Beach

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy preschool storytime

Come join Miss Melisa as we welcome you back to storytime at the library.

This event will take place outside so make sure you dress for the weather!

Outdoor Storytime @ Gerritsen Beach

Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Brainy Babies early literacy storytime

Join us for a Brain Building program in Howard playground, for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in Brownsville.  Early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs and fingerplay.  In the event of inclement weather, the program...

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Brainy Babies Brownsville Outdoors

One-On-One Technology Training

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Rugby Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

One-on-one computer training for adults and older adults. Emphasis on exploring databases such as Learning Express Library 3.O,  Linked in Learning, and Mometrix eLibrary. 

Please just walk in no need to call.

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One-On-One Technology Training

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Clinton Hill, Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join other little artists in creative exploration with a new art project every week!

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Don't Faint, Learn Paint

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

In this virtual program we explore colors and shapes and how they come together to create images that soothe and calm the mind.

In addition to creating works of art, participants will learn to:

Open images  

Crop...

Don't Faint, Learn Paint

AHRC: Crafting Puppets!

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts creative aging

Let your creativity take hold! Come join our class. Receive instruction in designing and constructing your own Hand Puppet. Use your imagination to create something unique.  

Arts and crafts for adults! All are welcomed. 

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AHRC: Crafting Puppets!

One-On-One Computer Help

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Pacific Library

Adults computer basics never too late to learn techknowledge

Need help with understanding the basics of using a computer? Or maybe it’s just been a while and you’re looking to brush up on your computer skills.

You can sign-up for our one-one-one computer help classes which will be held Wednesdays...

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One-On-One Computer Help

Destressing Hour

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Adults all ages arts and crafts DIY table-top & board games

Have you or those you care about been feeling stressed out lately? 

Please join us for an hour each day throughout the week for relaxing activities, mindful DIY, board games, coloring, painting and much more! For all ages. ...

Destressing Hour

One-On-One Technology Training

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 12:15 pm   Red Hook, Auditorium

Adults adult learning everyone is welcome here resume techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about using computers or finding your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class?

Join our Ask a Tech program for personalized assistance.

If you need additional help or can...

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One-On-One Technology Training

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Wed, Jun 29   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Adults career resume

Get free one-on-one resume help, education and career advice, interviewing prep, LinkedIn profile tips, and more with help from a Job Information Resource Librarian.

Please call the branch to confirm the times above, as they are subject...

Drop In Resume & Career Help (Bushwick)

Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 29   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Enjoy stories, songs, and rhymes for children from 18 months to 3 years old and their parents and caregivers.

Space is limited and tickets are required for admission. Tickets will be given out at the information desk on a first come,...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Wed, Jun 29   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Macon, Small Auditorium

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

Come hear stories, sing songs, and meet new friends! For babies (0-18 months) and their caregivers.

Tickets are required and will be handed out at the reference desk before the program's start time.

Babies & Books

Babies and Books Cancelled

Wed, Jun 29   11:15 am to 11:45 am   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

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

Join Ms. Sarah every Wednesday at 11:15 AM-11:45 AM for Babies and Books Storytime. We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together.  This program is for ages 0-18months and their caregivers. 

Please read...

Babies and Books

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