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Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, May 31   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 will help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

New videos are posted...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tue, May 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

Registered participants will receive an email with the Zoom link one hour before the program starts. 

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tech Help for your Job Search

Tue, May 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Business & Career Center

Adults career resume

Stop by to get answers to your tech questions and build your computer skills in:

Formatting & uploading resumes  Formatting & uploading cover letters Navigating job application websites Filling out job applications

...

Tech Help for your Job Search

OATS/BPL Technology For All Summer Series

Tue, May 31   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join us for a FREE 10-week technology course for adults ages 50 and over.

Tuesdays from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Topics: 

All Things Zoom – April 26 Food Delivery Apps – May 3 How to Spot Fake News – May 10 Internet of...
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OATS/BPL Technology For All Summer Series

Borough Park Presents Chair Zumba For Seniors

Tue, May 31   12:30 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging dance fitness and classes fitness

Chair Zumba for Seniors is a 30 minute, seated, gentle aerobics/physical therapy class for seniors and other people with mobility issues taught by Zumba Instructor Evie Aronson -  who has several years of experience teaching this...

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Borough Park Presents Chair Zumba For Seniors

Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Tue, May 31   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning creative aging dance fitness and classes fitness

Join our virtual Dancercise workshop in these six sessions series on Zoom staring Tuesday 4/26. Lead by instructor Akwesi Asante, you will learn to do light movement, stretching, strengthening, breathwork, and self-...

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Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 31   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Pick up a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit from the second floor to take home and create! Limited kits available while supplies last.

*Kits may contain small parts that are not...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Mahjong

Tue, May 31   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Older Adults table-top & board games

learn how to play Mahjong, meet new friends.

Mahjong

Grab and Go Book Club: Fashion Design Edition

Tue, May 31   1:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Adams Street Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts book club grab and go kits

Pick up from Adams Street Library starting Thursday, May 5th while supplies last!

Welcome to the Grab and Go Book Club! Take a book home to read and an activity kit that goes with it. Share your thoughts with the librarian using...

Grab and Go Book Club: Fashion Design Edition

Grab & Go: Wind Sock

Tue, May 31   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Visit us on Facebook for the Video Instructions.

Cut the streamers in half, on the short side. 

Decorate the white cardstock with any design. You can draw a picture, use markers to make patterns like polka-dots or stripes....

Grab & Go: Wind Sock

Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Tue, May 31   1:15 pm to 1:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Space is limited and registration is required. If the program fills, check our Babies and Books at 2:15pm. 

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Babies & Books (1:15 Session)

Inside Dyker: National Wildflower Week #PlantWildflowers Papercut with Master Mingliang Lu 学剪纸

Tue, May 31   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese humanities and art

As reported in the New York Times and seen at The American Museum of Natural History, Master Ming Liang Lu creates art using only a pair of scissors and a single piece of thin paper. His technique is a performance that must be seen to be believed...

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Inside Dyker: National Wildflower Week #PlantWildflowers Papercut with Master Mingliang Lu 学剪纸

Creative Aging: Drawing & Watercolor with Nancy Carey

Tue, May 31   1:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

In this 7-weeks series, participants will develop drawing and watercolor painting skills through step-by-step demonstrations and exercises via Zoom.

This will end in a culminating event in which teacher will prepare a slide show of 2 – 3...

Creative Aging: Drawing & Watercolor with Nancy Carey

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, May 31   1:30 pm to 3:30 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

Chair Yoga: Strengthen Your Body & Breathe

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Chair Yoga is a great way for Older Adults to get the wonderful health benefits of yoga. Staying seated means that everyone can safely do the exercises. Yoga is an excellent way for Older Adults to loosen and stretch painful muscles, reduced...

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Chair Yoga: Strengthen Your Body & Breathe

PowerPoint Basics

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics introduces new and returning PowerPoint users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office presentations. This series covers the core features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. This sesssion is...

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PowerPoint Basics

Unlock Your Potential with Good Nutrition: information table with CABS

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults BPL Outdoors health and wellness Healthy Communities

Stop by at the Kings Bay Library (in front of the building) to learn more about healthy eating habits and nutrition. Our neighbors and NYCHA residents are welcome! Informational flyers, PPEs (Personal Protective Equipment), healthy recipies and...

Unlock Your Potential with Good Nutrition: information table with CABS

Introduction to Lino Cutting- Session 2

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts BPL Outdoors

Registration for the classes begins on Thursday, April 14th.

Introduction to Lino-Cutting (a two-session class)– Session 1- Tuesday, May 24th 2:00-3:30 pm. Session 2- Tuesday, May 31st 2:00-3:30 pm. Both classes will be held in the...

Introduction to Lino Cutting- Session 2

Virtual Ask-a-Tech (Washington Irving)

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Do you have a questions about how to use computer, software or navigating around the Internet? We can assit you with getting to know your devices better.

Pre-registration is required and each person will get a 20 minute break-out room...

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Virtual Ask-a-Tech (Washington Irving)

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Adults movies movies at the library techknowledge

West Side Story (2021) 2 hr 36 min                                                           ...

Movies @ the Library

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 31   2:00 pm to 6:00 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

Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Tue, May 31   2:15 pm to 2:45 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Explore books, sing songs, learn fingerplays, and meet other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

Space is limited and registration is required. If the program fills, check our Babies and Books at 1:15pm. 

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Babies & Books (2:15 Session)

Toddler Time

Tue, May 31   2:45 pm to 3:15 pm   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

Story Time with songs, puppets, and fingerplays. Mask are required(ALL).  Pick up tickets at Reference Desk. Limited group size is 15.

Toddler Time

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

Drop In Ask-A-Tech (DeKalb)

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

ASK -A TECH 

DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE WITH TECHNOLOGY

Drop In Ask-A-Tech  (DeKalb)

#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Teens & Young Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese humanities and art

Register to join Master Ming Liang Lu to create art using only a pair of scissors and a piece paper. 

Dyker Library is hosting Master Lu to start a papercutting program, featuring pollinators and wildflowers on eight...

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#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

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   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway, Meeting Room

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

Teen Time is back! On Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, teens and tweens are welcome to hang out at Teen Time at the Kings Highway library.  We will be having:

Arts (watercolor pencils and crayons; drawing materials, coloring pages)...

Teen Time

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group CANCELED Cancelled

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations Spanish Virtual Programming world language conversation

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...

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group CANCELED

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Bklyn Incubator teen tech time teen time video games

Librarian Let's Play is an interactive BPL Incubator gaming stream where I, the magical gaming librarian does a playthrough of a game I love and want to show you.

Join me as I play through various...

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

PPE Giveaway

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Rugby Library

Adults covid-19 health and wellness

Volunteers will be handing out PPE.

*This event was rescheduled from 5/16/22.

PPE Giveaway

Drop In Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb 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 (DeKalb)

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Arlington Library, Program Room

Adults movies at the library

Come to see a great movie in the Arlington Library meeting room.

Movies @ the Library

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

Join our Teen Tech Time Program where you can play various games in a friendly enviorment. 

Red hook Library Auditorium

You can also join our PSN "REDHOOKBRANCH70"

No RSVP needed.

Play/ Platformer/ Sprots/...

Teen Tech Time

Brighton Beach chess for Adults

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults Chess Workshop game on table-top & board games

Brighton Beach Library invites and welcomes  you to come and play Chess. Our space is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-6PM. We recommend you bring your own chess set. If needed, we can let you borrow a chess set for the day.

...
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Brighton Beach chess for  Adults

Table Top Board Games for Teens

Tue, May 31   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Teens & Young Adults game on table-top & board games

Hey Teens!

Brig a friend and join us at the Brighton Beach library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-6pm!

Get your Game on with Table top games such as UNO, Connect 4 and Chess among others!

 

 

Table Top Board Games for Teens

Kids Create: Outdoors

Tue, May 31   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids BPL Outdoors grab and go kits kids create

Join us outside in front of the Midwood library for fun arts and crafts activities each Tuesday at 3:15 pm. 

Grab & Go bags will also be available if you want to take the materials home with you. 

In case of bad...

Kids Create: Outdoors

Kid Tech Time

Tue, May 31   3:15 pm to 4:15 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids kids tech time

Join us for Kid Tech Time! We'll have the Nintendo Switch & iPads. 

Masks will be required.

Kid Tech Time

Bringing cultures together through Dance: Middle Eastern Dance

Tue, May 31   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Adults dance fitness and classes Healthy Communities mental health

Brighton Beach library in partnership with Brighton Ballet Theater will host free dance workshop classes.

Adults and their Children are welcome to participate. please register with a valid email. First come first served. Space is limited...

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Bringing cultures together through Dance: Middle Eastern Dance

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

Teen Time

Tue, May 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood, Second Floor Meeting Room

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

Teen Time is back! On Tuesday afternoons, teens and tweens are welcome to hang out at Teen Time in our basement meeting room.  Activities include:

PS4 Nintendo Switch XBox 1 Board games Arts and Crafts And more...

 ...

Teen Time

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 31   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

Join us for Teen Tech Time! We'll have the Nintendo Switch & do a live demo with a 3D Printer.  Masks will be required.

Teen Tech Time

Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise

Tue, May 31   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging dance fitness and classes move to learn Virtual Programming

Program description:

Latin Social Dances and Exercise provide tremendous physical and emotional benefits; increase musical appreciation; encourage social integration; evoke memories and promote a sense of identity and belonging to a...

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Creative Aging: Latin Social Dance & Exercise

Storytime in the Garden

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids BPL Outdoors story play storytime

An afterschool storytime on Tuesday afternoons, to be held in the Red Hook library's back garden, weather permitting! This will be an all-ages event, but geared toward ages 3-8, with longer picture book and easy reader read-alouds. We can't wait...

Storytime in the Garden

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! Grades 6 & Up.

Teen Tech Time

Teen Time

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens & Young Adults after school arts and crafts gardening teen time

Calling all bored teens! Join us for a choose-your-own-adventure afternoon. We've got board games and card games, arts & crafts, gardening, and more.

Appropriate for ages 12-18

Registration is not required, but it will help us...

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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.

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Chess Workshop

Cyber Security: Password Management

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 1

Adults computer programming techknowledge

 

Join our biweekly courses to learn about online practices to help you remain safe in the technological age. Our classes will offer topics ranging from computer malware, password security, and browsing the internet safely. These classes...

Cyber Security: Password Management

Board Games Meet-Up Every Tuesday

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults kids create table-top & board games

Are you interested in improving your brain power, boosting your language skills, reducing stress, making new personal connections, and enjoying some healthy competition?

These are all proven benefits of board games! 

Join us...

Board Games Meet-Up Every Tuesday

Teen Anime Club

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens & Young Adults anime and manga arts and crafts teen time video games

Do you like watching anime? Love to talk about anime?

Drop by to watch episodes of animes voted by members, play anime style video games, make anime-inspired crafts, and more!

What are you waiting for? Come enjoy...

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Teen Anime Club

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