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JUN
27

Music Therapy: Karaoke

Tue, Jun 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Karaoke Family Friends singing

Come join us for a fun filling hour of entertainment. Show off your talents.

Bring your whole family and all your friends!


JUN
28

Preschool Storytime

Wed, Jun 28   10:00 am to 10:45 am   New Lots Library

preschool storytime music songs rhymes

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311

New Lots Library: Preschool Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, Jun 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time First Five Years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement and more during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early literacy...

Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

Wed, Jun 28   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture Plaza Swing Series music Adults

The Big Band sound is a uniquely American combination of reeds, brass and rhythm that defined America's popular music for more than three decades. Swingtime Big Band vividly brings this classic music to life in three-dimensional sound,...

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Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

JUN
30

Preschool Storytime

Fri, Jun 30   10:00 am to 10:45 am   New Lots Library

preschool storytime music songs rhymes

Enjoy songs, stories and more for pre-schoolers ages 3-5 years old. If you have a group or class and wish to attend this program, please call to make an appointment at 718-649-0311

New Lots Library: Preschool Storytime

Story Play

Fri, Jun 30   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

story play Stories Reading music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!


JUL
1

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 1   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music Reading Stories play

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

saturday storytime

JUL
5

Toddler Time

Wed, Jul 5   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Plaza Swing Series: Harlem Blues and Jazz Band

Wed, Jul 5   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture Plaza Swing Series music Adults

Founded in 1973 by King Oliver's trombonist/blues singer Clyde Bernhardt and jazz aficionado Al Vollmer,  HBJB is dedicated to keeping the significant side-men of the Classic Jazz Period working and not forgotten. One of the longest...

Plaza Swing Series: Harlem Blues and Jazz Band

JUL
6

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jul 6   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books Playtime music

An interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

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JUL
7

Story Play

Fri, Jul 7   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

story play Stories Reading music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

story play 3

JUL
8

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

preschool STEM math science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

music arts and crafts STEM Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Kindergarten preschool family storytime STEM

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 8   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music Reading Stories play

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

saturday storytime

Sharon Wyse in Concert - Life is So Peculiar! Songs of the '30s, '40s & '50s

Sat, Jul 8   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   New Utrecht Library

Concert songs music Cole Porter

Join us for a song filled afternoon with chanteuse Sharon Wyse.  Sharon will be singing popular songs of the  '30s, '40s & '50s by the great composers of the era: Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Kurt Weill and many more.

sharonwyse photo

JUL
12

Plaza Swing Series: Art Lillard's Blue Heaven Swing Sextet

Wed, Jul 12   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

Led by drummer and composer Art Lillard, Blue Heaven is an energetic blues and swing ensemble that plays standard and not-so-standard numbers, written by such luminaries as Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, and Lester Young. ...

Plaza Swing Series: Art Lillard’s Blue Heaven Swing Sextet

JUL
13

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jul 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books Playtime music

An interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

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JUL
14

Story Play

Fri, Jul 14   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

story play Stories Reading music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

story play 3

JUL
15

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

preschool STEM math science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

music arts and crafts STEM Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 15   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music Reading Stories play

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

saturday storytime

JUL
19

Toddler Time

Wed, Jul 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Plaza Swing Series: Orlando Marin

Wed, Jul 19   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

A contemporary of such greats as Tito Puente, Machito and Tito Rodriguez, Orlando Marin is the only Latin orchestra leader from New York's golden era of mambo still performing regularly. Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm. In case of...

Plaza Swing Series: Orlando Marin

JUL
20

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books Playtime music

An interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

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Learn How Play the Guitar

Thu, Jul 20   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

music guitar williamsburgh library spaceworks

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

Please bring your own instrument if you can.


JUL
21

Story Play

Fri, Jul 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

story play Stories Reading music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

story play 3

JUL
22

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

preschool STEM math science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

music arts and crafts STEM Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 22   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music Reading Stories play

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

saturday storytime

JUL
25

Dad Beats

Tue, Jul 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Park Slope Library

kids music Dad Beats

The Dad Beats are a power quartet wrapped in a playdate with a hootenanny garnish! Made up of four real live Brooklyn dads, the Dad Beats  traverse surf,...


JUL
26

Toddler Time

Wed, Jul 26   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Plaza Swing Series: Sweet Megg and the Wayfarers

Wed, Jul 26   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

Sweet Megg and her wayfaring musicians blend New Orleans Swing, Harlem swing, Parisian cabaret, and gut bucket blues into one charming musical performance. Saxophonist Ryan Weisheit reimagines a world where Sidney Bechet, Lester Young, and...

Plaza Swing Series: Sweet Megg and the Wayfarers

JUL
27

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books Playtime music

An interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

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JUL
28

Stomp, Clap, & Sing with Monkey Monkey Music

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Williamsburgh Library

music monkey monkey music williamsburgh library babies

Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, go innie and outie, count the odds, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden and do the “macaroni” with Monkey Monkey Music.

Story Play

Fri, Jul 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   East Flatbush Library

story play Stories Reading music

Join us for fun stories, songs and play!

story play 3

JUL
29

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

preschool STEM math science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

music arts and crafts STEM Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 29   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   East Flatbush Library

music Reading Stories play

Come and hear great stories with friends in this informal story time program!

saturday storytime

AUG
2

Toddler Time

Wed, Aug 2   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Kensington Library

music toddler time first five years Early Literacy

Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays, action rhymes, movement, shakers and scarves during this library time dedicated to active toddlers ages 18 months - 3 years and their caregivers. Reading, singing and playing are all important early...

Plaza Swing Series: Sonido Costeño

Wed, Aug 2   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Arts and Culture BPL Presents Plaza Swing Series Adults

A fusion of Cuban son, Guaracha, Dominican merengue and bachata and Jamaican Reggae. Dance lessons are at 6:30, band starts at 7 pm.  In case of rain, the event will be held on Thursday, August 3.

Sonido Costeño, BPL Program

AUG
3

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

babies Books Playtime music

An interactive storytime featuring books, songs and fingerplays with playtime afterward.

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Learn How Play the Guitar

Thu, Aug 3   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Williamsburgh Library

music guitar williamsburgh library spaceworks

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Join us  and we’ll help you start strumming for free.

Please bring your own instrument if you can.


AUG
5

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

preschool STEM math science

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories & activities designed to encourage the development of early learning practices.  Exploring literacy, science & math through music, stories, art & play will help you...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Early Literacy preschool family storytime Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Aug 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

music arts and crafts STEM Reading

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories

& activities designed to encourage the development of

early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,

& math through ...