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Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, May 17   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

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Tue, May 17   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Calling all teens! Create your own beaded bracelets in honor of Brooklyn Public Library’s 125th birthday!

Each kit contains an arrangement of various shades of blue and white beads that can be made into any pattern of your choice, a pipe...

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I AM

Tue, May 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Singing guitarist Will Leet and jazz singer/pianist Sammy Rae Bowers will sing an exciting mix of children’s songs and contemporary pop songs, and foster exploration with musical instruments and fun movement activities. We believe that exposing...

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jam I AM

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Tue, May 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy 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 Bushwick or Brownsville.  Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, craft ideas, songs with a...

Bebés Geniales Bushwick and Brownsville

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Tue, May 17   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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. 

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Virtual Resume & Career Help

Tue, May 17   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your résumé, cover letter, or career-related questions, live with a librarian via Zoom.

Register
Virtual Resume & Career Help

Virtual Rhyme, Song and a Tale with East Flatbush Library

Tue, May 17   11:30 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Ready to sing and hear some stories? We welcome all children and their caregivers for a mini storytime on the East Flatbush Library's Facebook Page.

Virtual Rhyme, Song and a Tale with East Flatbush Library

OATS/BPL Technology For All Summer Series

Tue, May 17   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...
OATS/BPL Technology For All Summer Series

Borough Park Presents Chair Zumba For Seniors

Tue, May 17   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...

Borough Park Presents Chair Zumba For Seniors

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Prehistoric Life: The Earliest Animal Fossils

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Little Scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike talks about some of the oldest animal fossils ever discovered, from 567 to 400 million years old, much older than any dinosaur fossils, including trilobites, "sea scorpions", the earliest known relative of vertebrates and anomalocaris,...

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Prehistoric Life: The Earliest Animal Fossils

Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning creative aging dance fitness and classes fitness

Join our fourth virtual Dancercise workshop on Tuesday, 05/17 at 1:00 PM on Zoom. Lead by instructor Akwesi Asante, you will learn to do light movement, stretching, strengthening, breathwork, and self-massage techniques while...

Dancercise: Dance, Move and Stretch with Akwesi Asante

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 17   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 17   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Older Adults table-top & board games

learn how to play Mahjong, meet new friends.

Mahjong

$1 Book Sale: Sponsored By Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults book sale BPL Outdoors Friends of the Library library advocacy

NEW HOURS:

Monday to Friday 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Saturday 11:00am to 4:00pm

Open for Spring 2022! All books are now just one dollar! Hundreds of pre-used DVDs for sale! Graphic novels, children's books, and more! Come browse...

$1 Book Sale: Sponsored By Friends of Sheepshead Bay Library

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go kit to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits contain small parts that are not suitable for young children ages 0-4...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

AAPI Grab and Go

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Let's celebrate Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Grab and Go bags feature a Diwali elephant craft to help families celebrate AAPI month.

AAPI Grab and Go

Babies & Books

Tue, May 17   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. 

Babies & Books

Babies & Books

Tue, May 17   1:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Park Slope, Garden

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for our littlest pre-readers! This program is designed for lap-sitting babies 0-12 months old and their caregivers. This program will be held in our beautiful Story Garden. In case of...

Babies & Books

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

Tue, May 17   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

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...

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

Creative Aging: Drawing & Watercolor Registration Closed

Tue, May 17   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  Registration Closed

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, May 17   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

Storytime in the Garden Cancelled

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Greenpoint, Demonstration Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in our Reading Garden! We'll also make a visit and do an activity each week in our Demonstration Garden.

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not...
Storytime in the Garden

Chair Yoga: Strengthen Your Body & Breathe

Tue, May 17   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...

Chair Yoga: Strengthen Your Body & Breathe

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Excel Basics from the Kings Bay Library

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Learn the basics of Excel and learn how to create functions in Excel.

Registration is required.

This event will take place on Zoom and the information will be emailed to participants prior to the event. 

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Excel Basics from the Kings Bay Library

PowerPoint Basics Cancelled

Tue, May 17   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...

PowerPoint Basics

Virtual Technology Program: Computer Basics from the Eastern Parkway Library

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

Virtual Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

We will be using Zoom to host this program. You...

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Virtual Technology Program: Computer Basics from the Eastern Parkway Library

Senior Debate Program

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults Virtual Programming

We need YOU for our Senior Debate program! 

The Library is looking for older adult patrons interested in coming together in ​a virtual community to engage in a fun activity:  DEBATE!

You don’t need...

Senior Debate Program

Virtual Ask-a-Tech (Washington Irving)

Tue, May 17   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...

Virtual Ask-a-Tech (Washington Irving)

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cypress Hills Library

Adults adult learning arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Join us every Tuesday for our fun and lively knitting and crochet group!

Cypress Hills Knitting and Crochet group

Movies @ the Library

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest, Meeting Room

Adults movies movies at the library techknowledge

Spencer (2021) 1 hr 57 min                                                             ...

Movies @ the Library

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 17   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

Tue, May 17   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. 

Babies & Books

Kids Create: BEADS:

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts jewelry making kids create

Come and grab

bag of beads

Create you own

 Fun Beaded Jewelry! 

Kids Create: BEADS:

Kids' Tech Time

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 2

Kids after school kids tech time techknowledge

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

Register
Kids' Tech Time

Drop In Ask-A-Tech (DeKalb)

Tue, May 17   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 17   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...

Register
#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

Teen Time

Tue, May 17   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:

- Games (Monopoly, UNO, Apples to Apples, Scrabble)

- Nintendo...

Teen Time

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group CANCELED Cancelled

Tue, May 17   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

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Stone Avenue, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults after school teen tech time video games

Come by to play Nintendo, PS4, and Xbob games!

Teen Tech Time

Drop In Resume & Career Help (DeKalb)

Tue, May 17   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 17   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

Brighton Beach chess for Adults

Tue, May 17   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 17   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

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 17   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

Bringing cultures together through Dance: Middle Eastern Dance

Tue, May 17   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...

Register
Bringing cultures together through Dance: Middle Eastern Dance

Teen Time

Tue, May 17   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 17   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 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Join us for Teen Tech Time! We'll have the Nintendo Switch & 3D Printer.

This program is limited to teens, ages 13 - 17 only.

Masks will be required.

Teen Tech Time

Cookmobile at Washington Irving

Tue, May 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens & Young Adults BPL Outdoors cooking gardening health and wellness

Registration is required.

Register
Cookmobile at Washington Irving

Storytime in the Garden

Tue, May 17   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

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