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MAY
26

Remix Academy: DJ Workshop Series for Teens

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Techmobile

Teens & Young Adults bookmobile music teen tech time

Remix Academy is a six-week DJ workshop series teens (ages 14-19). This is an outdoor program with BPL's Techmobile, which will be stationed at the corner of Fulton Street & Malcolm X Blvd.

In this program, you will learn about...

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Remix Academy: DJ Workshop Series for Teens

James Fleet Jazz Quintet with Special Guest Steve Cromity

Thu, May 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults BPL Outdoors live music music

Celebrate spring with the music of the  James Fleet Jazz Quintet & special guest Steve Cromity in our outside garden. All ages are welcome at this event.

James Fleet  Jazz Quintet with Special Guest Steve Cromity

Intro to GarageBand

Thu, May 26   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults music podcasting and audio recording techknowledge Virtual Programming

In this workshop, there will be a basic overview of the GarageBand software interface. GarageBand is a great introductory tool for digital music production and audio editing, as it comes already installed on Apple computers and has the ability to...

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Intro to GarageBand

MAY
27

Children's Program Dance Event-Elaine Gil

Fri, May 27   10:45 am to 11:45 am   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Kids live music music

Dancing to the music. Masks are required for program. Limited group size up to 15. First come, first serve.

 

Children's Program Dance Event-Elaine Gil

Jungle Explorers

Fri, May 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Kids Events for Youth and Family kids explore music performance

Bianca the butterfly is scared to fly. She journeys through the jungle to find her courage and along the way meets a monkey, Venus fly trap, and a lion who help her find inner strength. Dazzling creatures of all kind come to life in this highly...

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Jungle Explorers

MAY
31

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Silly Jazz and Camille!

Tue, May 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Kids Events for Youth and Family live music music plaza performances

Come dance along to “silly jazz” with comedian and jazz singer, Camille Harris. Popular songs include: “The Monster Under My Bed,” “Muffin Man,” and “Chopsticks.”

 

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Silly Jazz and Camille!

An Evening of Celtic Harp

Tue, May 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Adults after school live music make music ny music

You are invited to take a stroll through the magical realm that is Erika's artistry and music.  A haven of empathy, honesty and joy.

An Evening of Celtic Harp

JUN
2

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Thu, Jun 2   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Old Stone House & Washington Park

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years live music music

Join local family performer Suzi Shelton and a whole bunch of amazing guests for a series of free, fun-filled musical performances and amazing giant bubbles. The bubbles start at 10 am and the music begins at 10:30. Geared for families with...

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Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Board Games

Thu, Jun 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Pacific, Basement Meeting Room

Kids game on music

Games: Checkers,  Bingo and more.....Mask up for program 

 

Board Games

Remix Academy: DJ Workshop Series for Teens

Thu, Jun 2   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Techmobile

Teens & Young Adults bookmobile music teen tech time

Remix Academy is a six-week DJ workshop series teens (ages 14-19). This is an outdoor program with BPL's Techmobile, which will be stationed at the corner of Fulton Street & Malcolm X Blvd.

In this program, you will learn about...

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Remix Academy: DJ Workshop Series for Teens

JUN
3

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Captain Jam and The Funikijam Block Party Show

Fri, Jun 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Pacific Library

Kids music summer reading summer reading kickoff

Help the Pacific branch kickoff Summer Reading with Captain Jam and The Funikijam Block Party Show! Join us for a fun children's concert and help us celebrate BPL's 125th birthday and the start of Summer Reading.

Masks are required...

Captain Jam and The Funikijam Block Party Show

JUN
4

Summer Reading Kickoff

Sat, Jun 4   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Pacific Library

Kids music summer reading summer reading kickoff

Join us for our Summer Reading Kickoff! We will be celebrating BPL's 125th birthday and the beginning of Summer Reading with giveaways and fun all day long.

Summer Reading Kickoff

Lavender Blues

Sat, Jun 4   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years music preschool summer reading

Kids and their families can join us on zoom to kick off Summer Reading! Please register now to join our virtual program to sing, dance, have fun, and get ready to celebrate Brooklyn Public Library's 125th Birthday all summer long!

...

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Lavender Blues

Sing-Along with Louie

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

Kids live music music summer reading summer reading kickoff

You're invited! We are excited to welcome musician Louie Miranda for our summer reading 2022 kickoff.

Louie Miranda has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents, and teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original, and...

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Sing-Along with Louie

Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Sat, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids live music music summer reading summer reading kickoff

Join the Highlawn Library for a very special Summer Kickoff performance by Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats!

Multi-award winning children's artist, Lucy Kalantari, brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy!...

Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Summer Reading Kickoff: Asante's African Safari

Sat, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Kids dance fitness and classes music summer reading

You're invited to our Summer Reading Kickoff! The fun continues with African-American stories and tales, accompanied by music and dance.

Summer Reading Kickoff: Asante's African Safari

Stories from Latin America

Sat, Jun 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids live music music summer reading summer reading kickoff

Join us for an afternoon of stories involving sneaky characters who use wit and humor to trick their often bigger and scarier opponents.

Flor Bromley shares the Latino-American experience through her songs and storytelling with...

Stories from Latin America

The FunkiJam with Captain Jam

Sat, Jun 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids music summer reading kickoff

Help the Bushwick branch kickoff Summer Reading with Captain Jam and The Funikijam Block Party Show! Join us for a fun children's concert and help us celebrate BPL's 125th birthday and the start of Summer Reading.

Masks are required...

The FunkiJam with Captain Jam

JUN
6

Babies & Books

Mon, Jun 6   10:45 am to 11:15 am   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years music storytime

Story Time: Read books, sing songs and play. Mask up for  program for Ages 2 -up

Babies & Books

JUN
8

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

Wed, Jun 8   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library

Adults arts and crafts BPL Outdoors dance fitness and classes kids create

Brooklyn Public Library is celebrating its 125th Anniversary this year! Join us for a series of celebrations around Brooklyn this summer to commemorate this incredible milestone and participate in our Summer Reading program.

Family Craft...

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

BPL Outdoors: Family Fest 2022

Wed, Jun 8   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Midwood Library Branch

Adults arts and crafts BPL Outdoors dance fitness and classes kids create

The Brooklyn Community is invited to join the branches of BPL's Kings Highway region for an exciting afternoon of creativity and outdoor fun at MIDWOOD LIBRARY! Come early, bring comfortable shoes, and get ready to move yourself around!...

BPL Outdoors: Family Fest 2022

JUN
9

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Thu, Jun 9   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Old Stone House & Washington Park

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years live music music

Join local family performer Suzi Shelton and a whole bunch of amazing guests for a series of free, fun-filled musical performances and amazing giant bubbles. The bubbles start at 10 am and the music begins at 10:30. Geared for families with...

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

JUN
10

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 10   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUN
14

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Moozika!

Tue, Jun 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family move to learn music performance

Moozika! is singer-songwriter Jesse Goldman's award-winning bilingual family music band and educational program based in Brooklyn. Named one of the top three “Absolute Best” kids’ music classes in NYC by New York Magazine, Moozika!’s playful...

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Moozika!

JUN
16

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Thu, Jun 16   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Old Stone House & Washington Park

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years live music music

Join local family performer Suzi Shelton and a whole bunch of amazing guests for a series of free, fun-filled musical performances and amazing giant bubbles. The bubbles start at 10 am and the music begins at 10:30. Geared for families with...

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

JUN
17

Red Hook Spring Festival

Fri, Jun 17   11:00 am to 4:00 pm   Coffey Park

Adults arts and crafts bookmobile music

Red Hook Recreation Center presents a Family Spring Festival for the entire family. A delightful afternoon of games, face-painting, arts & crafts, music, roller skating, information tables and more! Our stage will host a variety of...

Red Hook Spring Festival

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jun 17   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Kids music preschool

Storytime read along, sing and dance.

Mask required ages 2 and up for program. 

Preschool Storytime

JUN
23

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Thu, Jun 23   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Old Stone House & Washington Park

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years live music music

Join local family performer Suzi Shelton and a whole bunch of amazing guests for a series of free, fun-filled musical performances and amazing giant bubbles. The bubbles start at 10 am and the music begins at 10:30. Geared for families with...

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Board Games

Thu, Jun 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Kids game on music

Join the Games. Mask required for this program.

Board Games

JUN
24

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUN
28

Toddler Time

Tue, Jun 28   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Pacific, 2nd Flr Meeting Room

Birth to Five Years music toddler time

Storytime for Toddlers 18 months to 3 years. Singing songs, playtime and reading books.

Toddler Time

JUN
30

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

Thu, Jun 30   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Old Stone House & Washington Park

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years live music music

Join local family performer Suzi Shelton and a whole bunch of amazing guests for a series of free, fun-filled musical performances and amazing giant bubbles. The bubbles start at 10 am and the music begins at 10:30. Geared for families with...

Jack and Friends: Suzi Shelton and Guests!

JUL
1

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jul 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUL
8

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jul 8   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUL
12

Stewzo Musical Puppet Show

Tue, Jul 12   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Pacific Library

Kids magic show music summer reading

Kids love this unique show as Stewzo performs funny songs with his guitar and comedy routines with his cast of wacky ventriloquist puppets and characters. Lots of surprises, magic, and audience participation.

This program is for ages 5...

Stewzo Musical Puppet Show

JUL
13

Storytime in the Park: Imagine! Dragons, Monsters, Talking Animals and People Like Us

Wed, Jul 13   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Monarch Garden in Brower Park

Kids BPL Outdoors music storytime summer reading

You're Invited to let our guest storyteller, Robin Bady, take you on a magical musical story and song adventure, with a multicultural mix of fairy and folk tales and lots of fun at this series of Storytimes in the Park!

Please...

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Storytime in the Park: Imagine! Dragons, Monsters, Talking Animals and People Like Us

JUL
19

STEMusic Virtual Concert

Tue, Jul 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids music STEM & STEAM summer reading

The STEMusic Virtual Concert, provided via Zoom, is a high energy concert full of songs and lessons all about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)! Students will have a chance to watch live experiments, practice solving math problems and...

STEMusic Virtual Concert

JUL
20

Sing-Along with Louie

Wed, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatbush Library

Kids music summer reading

Join us for the wonderful music of Louie Miranda.  Louie has been dazzling the hearts of children, parents & teachers everywhere he goes. He is unique, original & loved by an ever-growing population across the country! He...

Sing-Along with Louie

JUL
28

Songwriter’s Studio with Community-Word Project

Thu, Jul 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens & Young Adults creative writing music teen time

Itching to write a song but don't know where to start? Have lyrics written but no music to pair with it?  In this workshop, you will be able to craft a fully produced song from scratch using Soundtrap, a free online digital audio workstation...

Songwriter’s Studio with Community-Word Project

AUG
9

Bubbles the Silly Entertainer

Tue, Aug 9   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

Kids music performance

Have fun with the antics of Bubbles the Silly Entertainer. She will have you and your entire family, dancing and moving and groving!

Bubbles the Silly Entertainer

AUG
26

Baby Likes to Rock: World Music Fair!

Fri, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids music stomp clap and sing

When Captain Jam and the Agents of Jam launch a musical mission to promote Rocking Around The World, they transport the audience to a World Music Fair for music exploration of Mexico, Africa, Germany, Ireland, Arabia and America.

Will...

Baby Likes to Rock: World Music Fair!

AUG
27

Musical Storytelling with Erin Lee Kelly

Sat, Aug 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Rugby Library

Birth to Five Years first five years live music music summer reading

Get ready to hop, holler, sing along and sneeze along - NYC’s award-winning Erin Lee and the Up Past Bedtime Band are making funky family music for kids and their grownups. Featuring quirky songs and stories about zany families, field trips,...

Musical Storytelling with Erin Lee Kelly

AUG
31

Storytime in the Park: True and Funny Tales For, By, and About Women

Wed, Aug 31   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Monarch Garden in Brower Park

Kids bpl 125 BPL Outdoors music storytime

You're Invited to listen to storyteller, Tammy Hall, present a vibrant mesh of true and funny tales for, by and about women at this installment of our weekly series of Storytimes in the Park!

Please RSVP to get updates in the...

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Storytime in the Park: True and Funny Tales For, By, and About Women

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