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Virtual Mini Storytime from Adams Street Library

Tue, May 11   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Engage in active screentime with this pre-recorded "mini" storytime, featuring 1 song, 1 book, and 1 additional activity.

Videos will be available for 48 hours after posting, so you can watch when it works best for your family! ...

Virtual Mini Storytime from Adams Street Library

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Tue, May 11   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...

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, May 11   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 Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Tue, May 11   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Windsor Terrace's own Miss Cindy for songs, rhymes, and stories.  Bring your shakers, rattles, instruments, or just some pots and pans to make music.

Please register by 9:30 AM on the day of the program to receive the Zoom...

Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Storytime in the Park

Tue, May 11   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Monarch Butterfly Garden

Kids bpl outdoors storytime

Jezz is back, LIVE and in Brower Park! All are welcome for this interactive program of story, song, movement, and nature. We hope you’ll join us in Brower Park, near the sprinklers.

NOTE: • Masks required • Social distancing will be...

Storytime in the Park

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, May 11   10:30 am to 11:15 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...

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, May 11   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

Creative Aging: Just Collage It!

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

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Get all of your articles, papers, pictures…but don’t throw them out! Instead of tossing them out, get creative and turn them into a collage!

Dave Johnson is a master at the art of collage, and in this 9-week workshop, he will show you how...

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Creative Aging: Just Collage It!

Bebés Geniales

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

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Acompáñenos en un programa en zoom para los padres y los cuidadores de Nueva York que ayudan al desarrollo mental de niños de edad 0 a 3. Incluye cuentos e historias en inglés y español, consejos, artesanías, canciones, mira y repite, y más!...

Bebés Geniales

Painting with Acrylic- Registration is Closed.

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

Adults adult learning arts and crafts Friends of the Library

Want to make friends while learning or developing a new skill? Join us for our acrylic painting workshop with teaching artist Leonid Filitsyan. This 2-hour class will be held for 5 weeks where he will teach you the basic techniques. ...

Painting with Acrylic- Registration is Closed.

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, May 11   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!

McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: Splat the Cat I Scream for Ice Cream

Tue, May 11   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Come join McKinley Park Branch virtually on zoom with a read out loud and craft.

Registration Required!

Materials needed: paper plate, construction paper, glue, scissors and crayons/markers.

Zoom information...

McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: Splat the Cat I Scream for Ice Cream

Mill Basin Virtual Book Discussion: Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips

Tue, May 11   11:15 am to 12:15 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Zoom links will be emailed to registered participants. This title is available in eaudiobook, ebook, and print.

Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips

 

Mill Basin Virtual Book Discussion: Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips

Voter Registration

Tue, May 11   12:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clarendon Library

Adults Civic Engagement

NAACP will provide voter registration forms and rank choice voting information in front of Clarendon Library.

Voter Registration

Chair Zumba For Seniors

Tue, May 11   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...

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Chair Zumba For Seniors

Borough Park Presents Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Explores Fun Animal Facts Part Five The Truth About Hawks

Tue, May 11   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids little scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike continues finding fun facts about animals, but this time it's all about hawks as Mr. Mike reads The Truth About Hawks by Maxwell Eaton III.  After he's done with the book, Mr. Mike reads some hawk facts that he...

Borough Park Presents Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Explores Fun Animal Facts Part Five The Truth About Hawks

Application Available for Friends of Clinton Hill Third Artisanal Craft Fair

Tue, May 11   1:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts Friends of the Library knitting and crocheting pop-up shop

The Friends of Clinton Hill Library will co-sponsor an outdoor Local Artisans Craft Fair on Saturday, June 19th from 11 am – 4 pm (rain date June 26th):

Vendor applications and rules of conduct will be available from the Clinton Hill...

Application Available for Friends of Clinton Hill Third Artisanal Craft Fair

How To Navigate Brooklyn Public Library Mobile App ( Part 2)

Tue, May 11   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning

Join us for a session that explains about the BPL Mobile App! 

Learn how to navigate our digital catalog using SimplyE and Overdrive (Ebooks)

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How To Navigate Brooklyn Public Library Mobile App ( Part 2)

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, May 11   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

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, May 11   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

Sudoku Time Attack

Tue, May 11   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults game on techknowledge

Stuck inside? Want to take on the challenge of facing others in a Sudoku Time Attack, competing for the right to be called Sudoku Time Attack Champion? Join Jacob from the Leonard library on Zoom on May 11th from 2:00 P.M. - 2:45 P.M....

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Sudoku Time Attack

Craft-Along: Fun Summer Fruits (Watercolor)

Tue, May 11   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts Virtual Programming

Craft along as we make a fun summer fruit print.  We'll be following a professional artist via Creativebug, and will have time to keep working and talking after. 

You'll need: water color pallete, brushes, bowl of...

Craft-Along: Fun Summer Fruits (Watercolor)

Kids Create : Paper Hearts

Tue, May 11   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school arts and crafts kids create Virtual Programming

learn how to make paper hearts.  

This will be broadcast from https://www.facebook.com/jamaicabaybpl

 

Kids Create : Paper Hearts

Calling All Knitters: A Virtual Roundtable for Adults

Tue, May 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts knitting and crocheting

Do you enjoy knitting? Join our Knitting Circle! Relax with friends and knit to your heart’s content. Share your new projects, patterns, unconventional technique of knitting. This is not a class, so previous knitting experience is necessary. See...

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Calling All Knitters: A Virtual Roundtable for Adults

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, May 11   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

Virtual Ask A Tech

Tue, May 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 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? ...

Virtual Ask A Tech

Virtual Financial Coaching

Tue, May 11   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

Virtual Computer Class - Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, May 11   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning microsoft office techknowledge Virtual Programming

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Creating and opening documents

...

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Virtual Computer Class - Microsoft Word Basics

Adobe After Effects Tutorial for Beginners

Tue, May 11   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults adobe creative cloud teen tech time

Capstone Project: Labib Al Mustqim ( LoT) presents "Adobe After Effects Tutorial for Beginners" Please join Labib for this very informative presentation.

Adobe After Effects Tutorial for Beginners

Cooking Matters for Adults Virtual Workshop

Tue, May 11   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults cooking health and wellness Virtual Programming

Do you spend too much time worrying about what’s for dinner? We can help!

Join us for a free virtual nutrition lesson that incorporates healthy cooking tips on a budget.  This virtual program is led by City...

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Cooking Matters for Adults Virtual Workshop

Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Tue, May 11   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years after school first five years ready set kindergarten storytime

Join us for Ready Set Kindergarten on Zoom! This is a virtual version of our popular school readiness program, led by educators, and designed to help children ages 3-5 get ready to read, and ready for school. Learn about every day early literacy...

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Afterschool Ready Set Kindergarten Series

Afterschool Stories: Castle Hangnail

Tue, May 11   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

Cooking, Crocheting & Coping

Tue, May 11   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults arts and crafts bklyn incubator cooking knitting and crocheting

This exciting new program combines the expertise of a mental health therapist, a nutritionist and a fitness trainer to guide participants through a series of fun and engaging activities. Register today and we’ll prepare a grab n’ go package for...

Cooking, Crocheting & Coping

Borough Park Presents: Animal Diversity & Adaptations

Tue, May 11   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Kids all ages Events for Youth and Family everyone is welcome here kids explore

Animals have a variety of adaptations that help them survive in their habitats. In this program, we will learn more about these animal characteristics, be led on a virtual exhibit visit, meet an animal and discover how fur, feathers, and...

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Borough Park Presents: Animal Diversity & Adaptations

Teen Time: Town of Salem

Tue, May 11   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time video games

Town of Salem is a fresh innovation on the classic party games Mafia and Werewolf. It is a game of murder, accusations, deceit and mob hysteria.

Free on PC and iOS/Android. Register to receive an invite before the game starts.

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Teen Time: Town of Salem

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games Virtual Programming

Are you a fan of Psyonix's Rocket League? Want to show gamers across Brooklyn - including library staff - just how good at the popular soccer game (but with rocket cars) *you* are?

Watch us live by downloading the Twitch app on your...

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Chess Workshop

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Play or learn chess on Zoom with Chess Master Tica.

Registration required. The Zoom link will be sent to you one hour before the program begins. 

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Chess Workshop

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge teen tech time teen time video games

Are you a fan of Psyonix's Rocket League? Want to show gamers across Brooklyn - including library staff - just how good at the popular soccer game (but with rocket cars) *you* are?

Watch us live by downloading the Twitch app on your...

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Know how to knit, crochet, embroider, or cross-stich but need a little help? Are you looking for people to hang out with while you draw? Virtual crafting circle is the spot for you! Every other week we'll get together to talk about what we're...

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Virtual Crafting Circle

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

Virtual Pillowcase Project presented by the American Red Cross

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Kids community partner health and wellness Virtual Programming

The Virtual Pillowcase Project is The American Red Cross's signature youth disaster preparedness program designed for youth in grades 3-5 through a 40-minute interactive presentation.

The program offers free education in personal and...

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Virtual Pillowcase Project presented by the American Red Cross

DIY Teen Crafts: Washi Tape Jewelry

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts diy jewelry making Virtual Programming

Join us Tuesday May 11th at 4:00PM for DIY Washi Tape Jewelry. Create one-of-a-kind Washi Tape Jewelry. Create Paper Clip Washi Tape Bracelets, Washi Tape Washer Necklace, and Washi Tape Beads.

The video presentation will be posted to the...

DIY Teen Crafts: Washi Tape Jewelry

YA Book Discussion: Yolk

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion

Join Rugby's Miss Yolande for our May book discussion of Yolk by Mary H K Choi. This book discussion will take place each Tuesday in May at 4 pm. Please register for each discussion separately.

"Wildly different sisters Jayne...

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YA Book Discussion: Yolk

BPL Games: Splatoon 2

Tue, May 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults kids tech time teen tech time teen time video games

Get splatting with us or against us as in this team based paint battle! Join the library in some Turf Wars in Splatoon 2. All skill levels welcome!

No registration required. If you've got Splatoon 2 on the Nintendo Switch...

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BPL Games: Splatoon 2

Central Library Cookbook Club -Alternative and Future Foods

Tue, May 11   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion cooking COVID remembrance day

Insects, lab-grown meat, Birria tacos on every corner, hempfu, seedbutter, plant-based meat, Soylent, Soylent Green (just kidding,), fancy restaurants going vegan to sustain our environment; Foodtrucks and take-out, and pop-ups...

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Central Library Cookbook Club -Alternative and Future Foods

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, May 11   4:30 pm to 5:30 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

Veronese’s The Choice between Virtue and Vice, The Frick Collection

Tue, May 11   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults Artists and Archives Culture Pass

This interactive conversation will focus on the celebrated Renaissance masterpiece "The Choice Between Virtue and Vice" by Paolo Veronese. This work is currently on view at Frick Madison, the temporary new home of The Frick Collection. Space for...

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Veronese’s The Choice between Virtue and Vice, The Frick Collection

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, May 11   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...

Virtual English Conversation Group

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, May 11   5:30 pm to 6:30 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

Polish for Beginners

Tue, May 11   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 starts the virtual Polish for Beginners course...

Polish for Beginners

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