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Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Oct 20   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

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   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

New Books Bonanza!

Wed, Oct 20   10:00 am to 5:45 pm   Dyker Library

Adults everyone is welcome here Fine Free

The Dyker Library has a wealth of new books published in 2021.  Come check these titles out and get a blue BPL tote bag to carry.  First come first served. 

New Books Bonanza!

Hebrew Conversation For Beginnners

Wed, Oct 20   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew

Adults join us for beginning Hebrew in a supportive environment

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Hebrew Conversation For Beginnners

Grab and Go Kits: Make Your Own Clay Creature

Wed, Oct 20   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Dyker Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts Fine Free grab and go kits

Come to the Dyker Library to pick up a Grab and Go Kit for children ages 3 to 5. Each kit contains two packets of colored clay, four wiggly eyes, and four colored craft sticks so children can make one (or two?) crazy clay creatures. Please use...

Grab and Go Kits: Make Your Own Clay Creature

WELCOME WEEK AT CONEY ISLAND

Wed, Oct 20   10:00 am to 4:00 pm   Coney Island Library

Kids BPL Outdoors everyone is welcome here Fine Free

Do you know that Brooklyn Public Library is now fine free?

The Coney Island Library presents Welcome Week beginning October 18 to celebrate fine free checkouts.

Celebrate with Coney Island Library! We will have a library card...

WELCOME WEEK AT CONEY ISLAND

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Oct 20   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

Mill Basin Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Fine Free storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann from the Mill Basin Branch for stories, songs and fun as well as early literacy tips. 

Today's storytime is to celebrate BPL's Welcome Week. We will be reading The Best Place to Read by Debbie Bertram, Susan Bloom...

Mill Basin Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Wed, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Fine Free first five years storytime

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

Virtual Storytime with Sunset Park Library

Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Wed, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

*Please note, we have added an extra storytime at 10:25AM-10:55AM on Wednesday's. It will be the same program, please pick one time and register for that program. Thank you!* 

Join Ms. Sarah for an outdoor Storytime...

Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Kids Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Rugby Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy Events for Youth and Family

Listen to stories, clap and stomp.

Kids Storytime

Virtual Science Baby

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years Little Scientists storytime toddler time

Join us on ZOOM for this special series for babies and toddlers exploring STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math!

Science Baby is a creative science program for 0-3 year olds led by teaching artist Emma Gordon. The heart of...

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Virtual Science Baby

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging grab and go kits Virtual Programming

In this workshop series for ages 55+, you will learn to make both abstract and representational collage art using materials easily found at home. These workshops will be taught by visual artist Antonia Perez. ...

Creative Aging: Exploring Collage with Found Materials

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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

Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Create art from the comfort of your own home!

Develop drawing skills and enjoy painting with the challenging, beautiful medium of watercolor. Explore color mixing, washes and glazing and experiment with the many ways to use watercolor....

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Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Babies & Books: Garden Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books Events for Youth and Family gardening storytime

Join us for a morning of garden-themed books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. And meet our new garden!

Registration is recommended, to ensure physical...

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Babies & Books: Garden Storytime

Virtual Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years 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

QuickBooks | NYC SBS

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner finance small business

Learn the key features and benefits of this accounting software!

This course will teach you how this software program can help you track your business financials effectively and efficiently with QuickBooks.

By the end of this...

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QuickBooks | NYC SBS

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Storytime in the garden! This LIVE, in-person storytime will be held each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting (enter through the library). Spread the word - storytime in person is back! 

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Toddler Time

Brooklyn Supports

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Canarsie Library

Adults benefit assistance health and wellness Healthy Communities mental health

Join us to learn more about social support resources and benefits assistance!

Our Social Work Program Coordinator will be available to assist with referrals for:

Housing Assistance Food Assistance Employment Assistance Health...
Brooklyn Supports

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Greenpoint Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for storytime in the reading garden! We will be singing songs, learning rhymes, and reading books together. 

PLEASE NOTE: Masks are still required for everyone over the age of 2, and social distancing is required. ...

Toddler Time

Welcome Back Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books storytime Virtual Programming

Welcome Back Storytime Gerritsen Beach Library

Welcome Back Storytime

Street Tree Care Event

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults all ages BPL Outdoors community partner environment

Stop by the Kensington Branch to assist in caring for local trees outside of the library with Big Reuse and DSNY. Attendees may also sign-up for Curbside Composting and learn how NYC food scraps and yard waste are recycled into finished...

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Street Tree Care Event

Welcome Week Children's Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Birth to Five Years Fine Free storytime Virtual Programming

Facebook Children's Storytime

Welcome Week Children's Storytime

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime toddler time

Storytime in the garden! This LIVE, in-person storytime will be held each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting (enter through the library). Spread the word - storytime in person is back! 

...

Toddler Time

Welcome Week Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Red Hook Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Fine Free first five years storytime

Storytime in the garden! This LIVE, in-person storytime will be held each Wednesday morning at 11:00 in the Red Hook library's backyard, weather permitting (enter through the library). Spread the word - storytime in person is back! 

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Welcome Week Toddler Time

Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books preschool storytime toddler time

Join us for Virtual Storytime (Storyzoom!) with Ms. Juana from Kings Highway Library for books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language development skills.

We will gather with Zoom...

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Zoom Virtual Storytime with Ms. Juana and Ms. Tina

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Windsor Terrace Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family storytime toddler time

Join Ms. Olivia for songs, rhymes and stories.  We will hold this program outside the Windsor Terrace Library near the rose bush. 

PLEASE NOTE: This program is weather dependent.  We ask that all participants over 2 years...

Outdoor Toddler Time - Windsor Terrace

Outdoor First Five Years Storytime

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books BPL Outdoors first five years preschool

Join Ms. Moore for an outdoor storytime with books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. 

For children birth through five years.  This program will...

Outdoor First Five Years Storytime

Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Wed, Oct 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Carroll Gardens Library

Birth to Five Years BPL Outdoors first five years storytime

*Please note, we have added an extra storytime at 10:25 AM-10:55 AM on Wednesday's. To accommodate the switch between programs, Please DO NOT come before 10:55 AM. It will be the same program, please pick one time and register...
Outdoor Storytime with Ms Sarah

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 20   11:45 am to 1:00 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

Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Wed, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative writing Virtual Programming

The subtleties in the shadows of charcoal drawings make them wonderful to look at…and now you can learn how to create them for yourself!

In this 7-week workshop you will explore landscapes, seascapes, still life and nature images as you...

Creative Aging: It's An Art Thing

Resume & Career Help Live!

Wed, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 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!

Virtual English Conversation Group Cancelled

Wed, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 2:30 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

Grab & Go : Kids Create

Wed, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   DeKalb Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create your very own arts poject . All supplies are included in the grab & go bags 

* while supplies last 

* Attention parents Kits may contain small parts that are not suitable for young children. Please...

Grab & Go : Kids Create

How To Navigate Brooklyn Public Library Mobile App

Wed, Oct 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning everyone is welcome here

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

Learn how to:

Check out books directly from your phone using self-check

Manage all of your family's accounts from one app / one device

Browse the...

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How To Navigate Brooklyn Public Library Mobile App

Virtual Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 20   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Virtual Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

We will be using Zoom to host this program. You...

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Virtual Computer Basics

Ask A Tech

Wed, Oct 20   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? Want to explore your phone and its features? Join us for one-on-one assistance with your device. Please register for this class

 ...

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Ask A Tech

Cuentos virtuales para niños en español (Virtual Spanish Storytime)

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime Spanish Virtual Programming

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores en la página Brooklyn Public Library Family Facebook. (Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers on the Brooklyn...

Cuentos virtuales para niños en español (Virtual Spanish Storytime)

Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Each session of this writing workshop will be dedicated to writing autobiographical pieces that participants will put together to create mini-memoirs of their life. Participants will have the opportunity to write and share their writing in a...

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Creative Aging: Your Voice, Your Life, Your Story Memoir Writing with Susan Buttenwieser

Virtual Book Adventure -Room on the broom by Julia Donaldson

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts book adventures Fine Free Virtual Programming

Room on the broom by Julia Donaldson

Summary

A witch finds room on her broom for all the animals that ask for a ride, and they repay her kindness by rescuing her from a dragon.

Find a copy of the book here: https://...

Virtual Book Adventure -Room on the broom by Julia Donaldson

Virtual Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning techknowledge Virtual Programming

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our virtual drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance virtually with the Kings Highway branch.

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Virtual Ask a Tech

Microsoft Excel Basics

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults computer programming techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

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Microsoft Excel Basics

Story Time on the Grass

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

This is an on site program!  It will be hosted on our front building lawn.  Children's picture books, finger plays, songs and movements.  As this is an outside program, it's subject to cancellation if the weather does not permit....

Story Time on the Grass

Introduction to Internet

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults techknowledge

Introduction to the Internet is designed specifically for those who are interested in understanding what the internet is and how it is used. This lesson of 60 minutes covers browses, search engines, and navigating websites.

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Introduction to Internet

Welcome Week Tabling

Wed, Oct 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Adults everyone is welcome here

Brooklyn Public Library is going fine free and welcoming everyone back to the library! Swing by our table on the avenue to greet library staff, ask questions and make suggestions, and pick up some BPL swag!

Welcome Week Tabling

Community Crafting

Wed, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Adults arts and crafts BPL Outdoors conversations DIY

We invite artists and craftspeople (from age 10 to over 100!) to join us for a series of Community Crafting meetups at the Kings Highway Library. 

We will be meeting in an shady outdoor space attached to the library to enjoy...

Community Crafting

Welcome Back to New Lots Library!

Wed, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family Fine Free

We've missed you!   It is Welcome Week and we want to welcome you back to the library.

Come to the library to return your books, get a card, browse the shelves, or just say "Hi."

We'll be set up outside the branch from 2...

Welcome Back to New Lots Library!

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Create-Your-Own Leaf Creature

Wed, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Stop by the Highlawn Library to pick up a kit with supplies that you can use to create a festive fall decoration...or to design your very own leaf creature! Kits include a cardstock leaf, some construction paper, pipe-cleaners, eye stickers, and...

Kids Create Grab-and-Go: Create-Your-Own Leaf Creature

Welcome Week Tabling Event

Wed, Oct 20   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Bushwick Library

Kids BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family Fine Free

Did you know that Brooklyn Public Library is now fine free?

Join us for a celeabratory tabling event during Brooklyn Public Library's Welcome Week!

We will have giveaways and activities outside of the Bushwick...

Welcome Week Tabling Event

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