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Cosmetics, Hygiene, and Period Product Drive for Those In Need

Tue, Aug 3   9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Adults bklyn incubator Cycle Alliance health and wellness Healthy Communities

Cycle Alliance Menstrual Product & Cosmetics Drive In a special partnership with BPL Beauty’s Going Deeper project, the Cycle Alliance is now accepting new, unopened packages of color cosmetics, skincare, body care, and dental care items as...
Cosmetics, Hygiene, and Period Product Drive for Those In Need

Desert Plants at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Tue, Aug 3   9:30 am to 10:00 am   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts BCAP at Home gardening

Brooklyn Botanic Garden Presents:

Take a trip to the Desert to explore the plants that grow there.  Watch a video of our Desert pavilion in Brooklyn Botanic Gardens Steinhardt Conservatory.  Explore up-close special...

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Desert Plants at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Tue, Aug 3   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Rugby Library

Adults Events for Youth and Family health and wellness Healthy Communities covid-19

Brooklyn Public Library in partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals Test and Trace Corps is offering FREE COVID-19 Vaccines.

 

Location: Rugby Library, 1000 Utica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203

Dates: ...

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Tue, Aug 3   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults Events for Youth and Family health and wellness Healthy Communities covid-19

Brooklyn Public Library in partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals Test and Trace Corps is offering FREE COVID-19 Vaccines.

 

Location: Flatbush Library, 22 Linden Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11226

Dates: Monday...

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Aug 3   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

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Aug 3   10:30 am to 11:30 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, Aug 3   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

OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Series

Tue, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

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

Tuesdays from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Topics: 

July 13th - All Things Zoom July 20th - Finding Information Online July 27th - Protecting Your...
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OATS/BPL Never Too Late To Learn Technology Series

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Aug 3   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....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Brooklyn Supports (Virtual Office Hours)

Tue, Aug 3   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance during our virtual office hours!

Please feel free to join anytime between 11:00am-1:00pm and our Social Work Program Coordinator, Norah will be available to...

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Brooklyn Supports (Virtual Office Hours)

Avoiding Common Small Businesses Legal Risks | NYC SBS

Tue, Aug 3   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner finance legal resources

This course offers strategies to free up cash by asking sellers and creditors to carry their fair share of the burden by reducing, eliminating and reconstructing debt.

You will learn about:

Strategies to free up cash for your...
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Avoiding Common Small Businesses Legal Risks | NYC SBS

Virtual Brainy Babies

Tue, Aug 3   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies first five years summer reading

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers in the Gravesend, Midwood, and Bensonhurst (New Utrecht) communities. This program will include stories, early literacy tips,...

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Virtual Brainy Babies

Borough Park Presents Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Eyes

Tue, Aug 3   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids little scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike finds a whole bunch of eye related facts when he reads The Eyeball Alphabet Book by Jerry Pallotta and Shennen Bersani.

 

Click here to access the Borough Park Library's Facebook page.

Borough Park Presents Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Eyes

Team Up To Read -Kids Create Grab & Go Kits

Tue, Aug 3   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

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

Team Up To Read is a free, interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers. Offering a bridge between school and home, the program helps build strong readers by improving reading skills like comprehension and fluency...

Team Up To Read -Kids Create Grab & Go Kits

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 3   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

PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Aug 3   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

TEENS, APPLYING TO COLLEGE IS EASIER THAN YOU THINK!

Tue, Aug 3   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults college connect teen time Virtual Programming

APPLYING TO COLLEGE IS EASIER THAN YOU THINK!

Ages: 15-19 years old, recommended for High School Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors

Purpose: Teens will learn how to support themselves and their classmates complicated...

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TEENS, APPLYING TO COLLEGE IS EASIER THAN YOU THINK!

Virtual Book Adventure - And then comes summer by Tom Brenner

Tue, Aug 3   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts book adventures Virtual Programming

Summary:

From flip-flops and hide and seek to fireworks and ice-cream trucks, there is something for everyone in this bright and buoyant celebration of the summer season.

Find a copy of the book here :

https://www....

Virtual Book Adventure -  And then comes summer by Tom Brenner

Virtual Ask A Tech

Tue, Aug 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Did you just buy a new smart phone or tablet and have questions on how to use it?   No time to attend a formal class? ...

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Virtual Ask A Tech

Kids Arts and craft

Tue, Aug 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Rugby Library

Kids arts and crafts

Lets get creative!

Kids Arts and craft

Cookmobile on the Plaza: Cooking Classes for Teens

Tue, Aug 3   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Teens & Young Adults cooking

Bklyn Cookmobile teaches teens essential cooking skills at the Library! We explore food preparation and health, equity and access to fresh ingredients, global food traditions, and Brooklyn food culture. Plus science! So if you or a teen you know...

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Cookmobile on the Plaza: Cooking Classes for Teens

Virtual Financial Coaching

Tue, Aug 3   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults finance Virtual Programming

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

Afterschool Stories: Castle Hangnail

Tue, Aug 3   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school early literacy storytime

You're invited to join Arlington Library staff as we read Castle Hangnail by Ursula Vernon every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:30pm. Children in grades 4-8 found this book to be fun and around their reading level, though all are welcome. We will be...

Afterschool Stories: Castle Hangnail

Team Up To Read (in the yard)

Tue, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Washington Irving Library

Kids bpl outdoors grab and go kits Reading Room summer reading

Team Up To Read is a free, interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers. Offering a bridge between school and home, the program helps build strong readers by improving reading skills like comprehension and fluency...

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Team Up To Read (in the yard)

City Harvest Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshop Series

Tue, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming

City Harvest, Snap-Ed New York and Brooklyn Public Library's Homecrest Branch presents, "Eat Healthy, Be Active Community Workshop Series". Join us for a free virtual nutrition lesson that incorporates healthy cooking tips on a budget....

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City Harvest Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshop Series

Virtual Team Up To Read

Tue, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids grab and go kits summer reading team up to read

Team Up To Read is a free, interactive series designed for children ages 5-9 and their caregivers. Offering a bridge between school and home, the program helps build strong readers by improving reading skills like comprehension and fluency...

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Virtual Team Up To Read

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Figure out who the imposters are! 

You have to download Among Us. The game is a free download on most phones or $5 on Steam.

We use Zoom to talk, so register for a secure link. 

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Gaming for Teens: Among Us

YA Book Discussion: The House on Mango Street

Tue, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion

Told in a series of vignettes – sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous – it is the story of a young Latina girl growing up in Chicago, inventing for herself who and what she will become. Few other books in our time have touched so many...

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YA Book Discussion: The House on Mango Street

Demonstration Garden Open Hours

Tue, Aug 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Adults adult learning bpl outdoors Events for Youth and Family gardening

Come visit us in the Demonstration Garden on the 3rd Floor of the Greenpoint Library for Open Hours.

We've grown an edible, kitchen and wellness garden.

 

Please be advised our elevator is not in service and only...

Demonstration Garden Open Hours

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Aug 3   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults conversations

New Utrecht patrons meet for an informal virtual get-together over coffee or your favorite beverage.  

 

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Coffee and Conversation  - Zoom Chat

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 3   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group

Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with 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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Polish for Beginners Summer Session

Tue, Aug 3   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults 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 continues the virtual Polish for Beginners...

Polish for Beginners Summer Session

Virtual Dungeons and Dragons

Tue, Aug 3   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen time Virtual Programming

Come one, come all! (Teens aged 13-18) To Virtual Dungeons and Dragons! 

We have premade characters set up in Roll20 ready and waiting for you to bring them to life! Join us for a new campaign every two weeks featuring a new...

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Virtual Dungeons and Dragons

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Cosmetics, Hygiene, and Period Product Drive for Those In Need

Wed, Aug 4   9:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Adults bklyn incubator Cycle Alliance health and wellness Healthy Communities

Cycle Alliance Menstrual Product & Cosmetics Drive In a special partnership with BPL Beauty’s Going Deeper project, the Cycle Alliance is now accepting new, unopened packages of color cosmetics, skincare, body care, and dental care items as...
Cosmetics, Hygiene, and Period Product Drive for Those In Need

Art Inspired by Nature with Tatiana Arocha

Wed, Aug 4   9:30 am to 10:00 am   Virtual

Kids artist talks arts and crafts BCAP at Home brooklyn history

Brooklyn Navy Yard Presents:

Art Inspired by Nature with Tatiana Arocha

Join Tatiana Arocha for a virtual visit and artmaking workshop live from her studio at the Brooklyn Navy Yard! We will see how she incorporates plants, seeds...

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Art Inspired by Nature with Tatiana Arocha

Comptroller's MWBE University - Doing Business with the Comptroller’s Office

Wed, Aug 4   9:30 am to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business small business Virtual Programming

Hear directly from the Comptroller’s Office about opportunities for professional services, standard services, and goods contracts, and learn procurement best practices from M/WBE trailblazers in their industries.

The Comptroller’s M/WBE...

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Comptroller's MWBE University - Doing Business with the Comptroller’s Office

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Aug 4   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

Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One-to-One Expert Assistance Is Here!

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adhd autism developmental disabilities inclusive services

Many situations require the assistance of an expert. We can provide one-to-one help for you and your child with:

On-line schools and services Going back to school in person Individualized Education Program (IEP) process Early childhood...
Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One-to-One Expert Assistance Is Here!

DIY Teen Crafts: Coil Band Bracelet Kit

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens & Young Adults diy grab and go kits jewelry making summer reading

Starting August 4th at 10:00AM pick up a Grab and Go Coil Band  Bracelet Kit at the Highlawn Library while supplies last. The Kit will include: Coil Bands, a  Hook, and Instructions.

DIY Teen Crafts: Coil Band Bracelet Kit

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Pipe-cleaner Butterfly Rings

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

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

Stop by the Highlawn Library to pick up a kit with everything you need to make your very own pipe-cleaner butterfly rings! Kits include a selection of pipe-cleaners, and instructions.

Kits will be available at the Highlawn Library until...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Pipe-cleaner Butterfly Rings

Grab & Go kits

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Free! Grab & Go bags with craft materials and free books for kids. While supplies last.

Grab & Go kits

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Rugby Library

Adults Events for Youth and Family health and wellness Healthy Communities covid-19

Brooklyn Public Library in partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals Test and Trace Corps is offering FREE COVID-19 Vaccines.

 

Location: Rugby Library, 1000 Utica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203

Dates: ...

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Adults Events for Youth and Family health and wellness Healthy Communities covid-19

Brooklyn Public Library in partnership with NYC Health + Hospitals Test and Trace Corps is offering FREE COVID-19 Vaccines.

 

Location: Flatbush Library, 22 Linden Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11226

Dates: Monday...

Free COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years preschool storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Books, songs, and movement activities for you and your child to enjoy.

New videos are posted Thursday mornings at 9am on our Facebook page: facebook.com/ClintonHillLibrary

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Hebrew Conversation

Wed, Aug 4   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults hebrew multilingual

All adults join us for basic Hebrew conversation in a friendly and supportive atmosphere

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Hebrew Conversation

Kids Explore: Oscar and Herman Play Inside!

Wed, Aug 4   10:30 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Kids first five years kids explore storytime summer reading

Join us Wednesday's at 10:30am for episodes of Oscar and Herman Play Inside! Watch as these adorable brothers create their own joy, handle frustration, and fill up their free time when they have too much free time. So join Kensington...

Kids Explore: Oscar and Herman Play Inside!

Garden Stories Cancelled

Wed, Aug 4   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Leonard, Garden

Birth to Five Years first five years grab and go kits storytime summer reading

Join us every other Wednesday to hear stories and favorite tales, sing songs and rhymes.  This program will take place  in our garden - entrance from Leonard Street.

Due to mask requirement, right now, children...

Garden Stories

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Aug 4   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Join us on the Sunset Park Library Facebook Page for our weekly storytime!

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Virtual Storytime

Wed, Aug 4   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

KIds Storytime

Wed, Aug 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Rugby Library

Kids storytime summer reading

Kids enjoy listening to  stories outdoors in the reading garden.

KIds Storytime

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