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MAY
24

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 8:00 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

Grab & Go STEAM Craft kit: Create your own Color Mixing Tops

Tue, May 24   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts DIY grab and go kits kids create

 

What color would you get after mixing blue and yello? Let's find out in today's visual colormixing activity.

Recommended Age:Kids

This Grab & Go STEAM Craft Project is a blank DIY Puzzle, to decorate to...

Grab & Go STEAM Craft kit: Create your own Color Mixing Tops

MAY
25

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: Letter F. F is for Frog collage

Wed, May 25   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? Letter F

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 letter of the week:...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: Letter F.  F is for Frog collage

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, May 25   10:00 am to 5:00 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

Storytime in the Park

Wed, May 25   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...
Storytime in the Park

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, May 25   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

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, May 25   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

Kids Create: Decorate a Picture Frame

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Have fun decorating a wooden standing picture frame with duct tape in different patterns and colors, stickers, and markers. For children ages 6 to 12.

Space is limited and tickets are required for admission. Please get a ticket at...

Kids Create: Decorate a Picture Frame

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Origami Essentials

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Highlawn Library to pick up some essential supplies for origami and other paper crafting activities! Kits include square origami paper in various patterns and colors, along with some instructions to get you started.

Kits...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Origami Essentials

Grab and Go

Wed, May 25   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Arlington Branch for a FREE Grab and Go Craft bag. 3:00 Wednesdays.

Only available while supplies last. One per child.

Grab and Go

Virtual Memorial Day Crafts for Teens and Children from the Kings Bay Library

Wed, May 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts kids create techknowledge teen time

Learn how to make Memorial Day Crafts

Items needed:

Medium size plastic container

picture template

glue

Construction paper/cardboard/oak tag

saftey scissors

Duck Tape

...

Virtual Memorial Day Crafts for Teens and Children from the Kings Bay Library

Crafts @ Crown Heights for Kids & Teens

Wed, May 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Kids arts and crafts DIY kids create teen time

Make something easy and fun!

We will run programs about

Origami Jewelry Easy Sculpture Drawing

If you don't want to make the item here, you can take some supplies home with you.

Crafts @ Crown Heights for Kids & Teens

Kids Create

Wed, May 25   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 1

Kids kids create

Arts and Crafts for ages 6-12.

Kids Create

MAY
26

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Thu, May 26   1:00 pm to 7:00 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

Storytime in the Garden

Thu, May 26   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...
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Storytime in the Garden

Kids Create

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Create, experiment and have fun!  Arts and crafts for school age children 5-12 years. Join us every Thursday afternoon at 3:30pm for a new arts and crafts project.

 

Kids Create

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Bushwick Library, Auditorium

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Kids age 5-12 years old can create something new every week! Join us every Thursday afternoon for a new arts and crafts project at the library. 

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Arts and Crafts Thursdays

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts kids create

Are you tired of having nothing to do Thursday afternoons? Do you want to learn some arts and craft creations and ideas?

Well, join us for our arts and crafts program where we are going to make jellyfish out of paper bags!...

Arts and Crafts Thursdays

Kids Create

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Join us at Washington Irving to relax with some crafts, doodling, and fun creativity. Generally for children aged 6-12

Kids Create

MAY
27

Grab and Go

Fri, May 27   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

Kids Create

Fri, May 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht, J Meeting Room

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Kids age 5-12 years old can create something new every week! Join us every Friday afternoon for a new arts and crafts project at the library. 

Register
Kids Create

Kids Create: Virtual: Craft Time with Jessica

Fri, May 27   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Make virtual

Fun

Afrts & Crafts with Jessica every Friday!!!

 

 

Kids Create: Virtual: Craft Time with Jessica

Kids Create Grab-n-Go Crafts

Fri, May 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids after school arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Come by Gerritsen Beach Library and pick up a fun surprise craft. You can work on it here or take it home with you!

Kids Create Grab-n-Go Crafts

Kids Create: Garden

Fri, May 27   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids after school arts and crafts DIY kids create

Join us for a readign of Planting a Rainbow, by Lois Ehlert, followed by planting your own mini seed garden! 

Ages 6-12

Kids Create is a regularly occuring program including a story and craft for school-aged children, after...

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Kids Create: Garden

MAY
31

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

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

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

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

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

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

JUN
1

Grab and Go

Wed, Jun 1   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: Alphabet Art: G is for Goose collage

Wed, Jun 1   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? letter G is for Goose

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 letter...

Grab & Go Craft kit: Alphabet Art: G is for Goose collage

Grab & Go STEAM Craft kit: Build a Catapult of your own!

Wed, Jun 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts DIY grab and go kits kids create

 

What is a catapult?

A catapult is a type of machine used to throw rocks or other things that would cause damage to something else. Often, catapults were set on higher ground or on castle towers to let them shoot...

Grab & Go STEAM Craft kit: Build a Catapult of your own!

Storytime in the Park

Wed, Jun 1   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...
Storytime in the Park

Grab and Go

Wed, Jun 1   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Arlington Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Arlington Branch for a FREE Grab and Go Craft bag. 3:00 Wednesdays.

Only available while supplies last. One per child.

Grab and Go

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Pride Month Fans

Wed, Jun 1   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create LGBTQ pride month summer reading

Stop by the library to pick up a kit with everything you need to decorate your own paper fan, in celebration of Pride Month! Kits include a blank paper fan, glitter glue, markers, instructions, and more!

Kits will be available at the...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Pride Month Fans

Kids Create

Wed, Jun 1   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Greenpoint Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Stop by to decompress from your school day with a fun arts & crafts activity.  For ages 5-12.

PLEASE NOTE: Masks are encouraged for everyone over the age of 2.

Kids Create

JUN
2

Grab and Go Craft Kit: Scratch Shapes Art

Thu, Jun 2   10:00 am to 8:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Make your own scratch art designs and have fun with the whole family. Scratch art is super simple and fun way for kids to get creative and gives great results.

Grab & Go Craft kit includes a 2 scratch shapes and a...

Grab and Go Craft Kit:  Scratch Shapes Art

Storytime in the Garden

Thu, Jun 2   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Greenpoint, Reading 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...
Register
Storytime in the Garden

Arts and Crafts Thursdays

Thu, Jun 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts kids create

Are you tired of having nothing to do Thursday afternoons? Do you want to learn some arts and craft creations and ideas?

Well, join us for our arts and crafts program where we are going to make jellyfish out of paper bags!...

Arts and Crafts Thursdays

Kids Create

Thu, Jun 2   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create

Join us at Washington Irving to relax with some crafts, doodling, and fun creativity. Generally for children aged 6-12

Kids Create

JUN
3

Grab and Go

Fri, Jun 3   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

Kids Create

Fri, Jun 3   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   New Utrecht, J Meeting Room

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Kids age 5-12 years old can create something new every week! Join us every Friday afternoon for a new arts and crafts project at the library. 

Register
Kids Create

Kids Create: Bubble Wand

Fri, Jun 3   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Kids after school arts and crafts Events for Youth and Family kids create

Join us for a reading of Bubble Trouble, by Margaret Mahey followed by beaded bubble wand creation.
Ages 6-12.

Kids Create is a regularly occuring program including a story and craft for school-aged children, after school hours.

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Kids Create: Bubble Wand

JUN
4

Grab & Go Kids' Crafts at Red Hook

Sat, Jun 4   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Do you like crafting? Each Saturday morning, Red Hook will put out a new Grab and Go children's craft for pickup, including all supplies and instructions, suitable for kids 4-up (with a parent or caregiver's assistance). Some of our recent...

Grab & Go Kids' Crafts at Red Hook

Grab & Go Craft kit: 3-D dinosaur keychain

Sat, Jun 4   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts DIY grab and go kits kids create

 

Big or small, gentle or fierce - Dinosaurs are everyone favorites. Come to the Leonard ibrary and pick up Grab & Go craft kit with all the materials needed to makeyour own 3-D Dinosaur keychain

Recommended Age:...

Grab & Go Craft kit: 3-D dinosaur keychain

The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale

Sat, Jun 4   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids book adventures kids create storytime summer reading kickoff

Hey Families! You are Invited!

Let's Celebrate  together the KickOff of Our Summer Reading Program 2022!

Join us for a Read Aloud  of The Mitten: A Ukranian Folktale Story.

Inmediately after, we invite you to...

The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale

BPL 125th: Southeast Brooklyn’s Pop-Up Fair

Sat, Jun 4   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Marine Park

Adults arts and crafts bpl 125 BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family

Time to celebrate with Brooklyn Public Library! 

Join us in Marine Park on Saturday, June 4th for an afternoon of free activities and giveaways. We'll be near the corner of Avenue S and 32nd Street from 11am to 2pm. 

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BPL 125th: Southeast Brooklyn’s Pop-Up Fair

Mermaid and Neptune Crowns with Melanie Hope Greenberg

Sat, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Adams Street Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading summer reading kickoff

Join Author/Illustrator Melanie Hope Greenberg and become a mermaid or any sea creature you can imagine. Create your own Mermaid or Neptune Crown. Based on her book Mermaids on Parade.

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Mermaid and Neptune Crowns with Melanie Hope Greenberg

Storytelling and Craft with Christopher Silas Neal!

Sat, Jun 4   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Kids author talks kids create storytime summer reading kickoff

Under the pond is a hidden world of minnows darting, beavers diving, tadpoles growing. These and many other secrets are waiting to be discovered... Brooklyn-based children's book illustrator Christopher Silas Neal will read his latest book Over...

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Storytelling and Craft with Christopher Silas Neal!

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