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Creative Aging: Beautiful Creations

Mon, Nov 29   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Decoupage is an art form that originated in France in the 17th century.  The word decoupage is  from the French word “de’couper,” which means “cut-out.”   You will learn how to design your decorative papers in colors of your...

Creative Aging: Beautiful Creations

Virtual Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Mon, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Highlawn Library and improve your game with chess master Reinaldo Duran. 

This program, for kids and teens, takes place on lichess.org.  Please create an account on lichess.org ahead of time. We will send you...

Virtual Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Mon, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion e-books Virtual Programming

You MUST have discord downloaded to your device and an account created. It is free! This server is for grades 6-12.

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished the book did...

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Tiny Techs: Code.org (ages 3-6)

Mon, Nov 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years techknowledge toddler time

Children Ages 3-6

We invite you to learn how to code using following instructions, counting, and  sequencing, This is a block coding program to introduce the ideas and concepts of coding to your children. You don't need to download...

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Tiny Techs: Code.org (ages 3-6)

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Mon, Nov 29   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults banned books week book club book discussion e-books

You MUST have discord downloaded to your device and an account created. It is free! This server is for grades 6-12.
 

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve finished...

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Creative Aging: Drawing and Collage with Karen Fitzgerald

Mon, Nov 29   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging

Registration for this class is now closed.

Drawing and Collage is a 6-week class designed to focus on how each process informs the other. Participants will develop drawing and collage skills that reflect their exploration of learning to...

Creative Aging: Drawing and Collage with Karen Fitzgerald

Virtual Spanish Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 29   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations Spanish Virtual Programming world language conversation

Join other adults who are learning to speak Spanish 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 Spanish Conversation Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Nov 29   6:00 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

Adult Book Club/Discussion: Diana Wynne Jones's "The Pinhoe Egg"

Mon, Nov 29   8:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Join the Diana Wynne Jones Adult Book Discussion as we discuss "The Pinhoe Egg":

Cat Chant and Marianne Pinhoe have discovered something exciting--something truly precious, very strange, and valuable. An egg.

An egg that has been...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion: Diana Wynne Jones's "The Pinhoe Egg"

NOV
30

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Nov 30   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

Kids Create! Grab & Go Kits - Sticker Resist Art

Tue, Nov 30   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years grab and go kits kids create

We are back with another grab n' go kit! We give you a canvas and set of geometic stickers, so all you will need is some paint, or whatever you like to color with best, to create some amazing art that combines collage with ...

Kids Create! Grab & Go Kits - Sticker Resist Art

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Nov 30   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...

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Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Nov 30   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. Today we'll be celebrating the 125th Anniversary of...

Virtual Babies & Books

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lavender Blues

Tue, Nov 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family stomp clap and sing Virtual Programming

A virtual music and movement class designed especially for babies and toddlers.

Join us as we sing and play for 30 minutes through music and movement with traditional nursery rhymes as well as our own. Grab your instrument, a stuffy and a...

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lavender Blues

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Nov 30   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 click here to sign up for a time slot. If you are...

Resume & Career Help Live!

Bebés Geniales

Tue, Nov 30   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!...

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Bebés Geniales

Creative Aging: Learning and Having Fun with Acrylic Painting with Leonid Filitsyan, Hosted by the Highlawn Library

Tue, Nov 30   12:30 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

This Creative Aging virtual program is hosted by the Highlawn Library!

The program will be taught by the artist Leonid Filitsyan via Zoom and scheduled for Tuesdays, beginning November 9th, and will end with a culminating...

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Creative Aging: Learning and Having Fun with Acrylic Painting with Leonid Filitsyan, Hosted by the Highlawn Library

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, Nov 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Pick up a Grab and Go Arts & Crafts kit from the second floor to take home and create! Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits may contain small parts that are not suitable for...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Dinosaurs: Mr. Mike Talks About Plant Eating Dinosaurs With Strange Heads

Tue, Nov 30   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore Little Scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike reads about the marginocephalians, plant eating eating dinosaurs with interesting heads when  he continues reading The Secrets of Dinosaurs  by Yang Yang with  illustrations by Zhao Chuang.  The...

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Dinosaurs: Mr. Mike Talks About Plant Eating Dinosaurs With Strange Heads

Virtual Ask a Tech

Tue, Nov 30   1:30 pm to 3:30 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? Want to explore your phone and its features? Join us for one-on-one assistance with your device.

We will be using Zoom to host this...

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Virtual Ask a Tech

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 30   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

Creative Aging: Writing and Resilience: Make Connections Through Creative Writing

Tue, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults adult learning community partner covid-19 creative aging

This is an eight-session series for those 55 or older. Participants are expected to attend all eight sessions. To sign up for all sessions, please register here before October 19, 2021. The session dates are listed below. Thank you.

The...

Creative Aging: Writing and Resilience: Make Connections Through Creative Writing

Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Excel Basics from the Kings Bay Library

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

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge Virtual Programming

Learn the basics of Excel and learn how to create functions in Excel.

Registration is required.

This event will take place on Zoom and the information will be emailed to participants prior to the event. 

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Virtual Technology Program: Introduction to Excel Basics from the Kings Bay Library

Ezra Jack Keats Storytime: Over the Meadow

Tue, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Stone Avenue Library

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Join us on our branch's Facebook page for a special reading of Over in the Meadow by Ezra Jack Keats.

Ezra Jack Keats Storytime: Over the Meadow

Computer Basics-Virtual

Tue, Nov 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Eastern Parkway Library

Adults adult learning computer basics techknowledge

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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Computer Basics-Virtual

PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Nov 30   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

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

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

Teens & Young Adults Bklyn Incubator teen tech time teen time video games

Librarian Let's Play is an interactive BPL Incubator gaming stream where I, the magical gaming librarian does a playthrough of a game I love and want to show you.

Join me as I play through various...

Librarian Let's Play BPL Gaming Stream

Kids Create: BEADS:

Tue, Nov 30   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Gerritsen Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts jewelry making kids create

Come and pick up bag of beads

Create you own

 Fun Beaded Jewelry! 

Kids Create: BEADS:

Book Discussion: Postcolonial Love Poem by Natalie Diaz

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

Adults book discussion poetry

WINNER OF THE 2021 PULITZER PRIZE IN POETRY

FINALIST FOR THE 2020 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR POETRY

-Join us via Zoom for a Book Discussion on this brilliant collection of poetry. 

-Help celebrate Native American...

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Book Discussion: Postcolonial Love Poem by Natalie Diaz

YA Book Discussion - " Blackout" by Dhonielle Clayton

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

Teens & Young Adults book discussion teen time

A summer heatwave blankets New York City in darkness. But as the city is thrown into confusion, a different kind of electricity sparks…A first meeting. Long-time friends. 

Bitter exes. And maybe the beginning of something...

YA Book Discussion  - " Blackout" by Dhonielle Clayton

Gala Porras-Kim: Quiero prepararme para algo que no conozco

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

Adults artist talks Culture Pass Spanish

El Swiss Institute se complace en presentar una charla de la artista Gala Porras-Kim en colaboración con Culture Pass, una iniciativa de: Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library y New York Public Library. El programa, que será en español,...

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Gala Porras-Kim: Quiero prepararme para algo que no conozco

YA Book Discussion -"Blackout" by Dhonielle Clayton (Virtual)

Tue, Nov 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults book discussion teen time

A summer heatwave blankets New York City in darkness, but as the city is thrown into confusion a different kind of electricity sparks .....A first meeting, bitter exes, longtime friends and maybe new beginnings.

 

YA Book Discussion -"Blackout" by Dhonielle Clayton (Virtual)

Teen Time: Gartic Phone

Tue, Nov 30   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Fine Free game on teen time video games

Gartic Phone is an online game that mixes Pictionary with the Telephone game. Take turns drawing what's described, and describing what you see! What kinds of hilarious results will we end up with? 

Register to receive Zoom link...

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Teen Time: Gartic Phone

Creative Nature NYC Art Adventures

Tue, Nov 30   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Greenpoint Library

Kids arts and crafts BPL Outdoors environment kids explore

Creative Nature NYC Art Adventures is a space for children to investigate, ask questions, to form and test theories about urban wildlife and the plant and animal kingdom through artistic media.

We will collaborate and explore ideas with a...

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Creative Nature NYC Art Adventures

Creative Aging: Let’s Paint with Watercolors

Tue, Nov 30   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Tuesdays 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/16, 11/23 and 11/30, 4-6 PM

Arlington Library is proud to present this seven-week Virtual Creative Aging Watercolor Workshops. In this class participants will first learn how to create a...

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Creative Aging: Let’s Paint with Watercolors

Chess Workshop

Tue, Nov 30   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop teen time

Join the Bay Ridge Chess  Club and improve your game with chess master Juan Tica. 

This program, for kids and teens, takes place on Zoom and lichess.org at the same time.  Please create an account on lichess.org ahead...

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Chess Workshop

Gaming for Teens: Roblox

Tue, Nov 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Join us for a fun hour of Roblox Games!

You have to download Roblox.

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

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Gaming for Teens: Roblox

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, Nov 30   4:00 pm to 5:00 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

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Tue, Nov 30   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Fine Free storytime

Have you ever wished someone would read to you as an adult?  Do you want to take in some good literature without spending a lot of time on it? At adult storytime, a librarian will read short stories and/or poetry to you, and all you have to...

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Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Nov 30   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

Understanding Diploma Options and Pathways

Tue, Nov 30   5:00 pm to 6:15 pm   Virtual

Adults autism developmental disabilities Inclusive Services Spanish

Learn about requirements for obtaining a local, Regents, and advanced Regents diploma, as well as alternate pathways such as a high school equivalency degree and CDOS credential. (For parents of students who will take or have taken standard...

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Understanding Diploma Options and Pathways

DEC
1

Borough Park presents Brainy Babies

Wed, Dec 1   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, Dec 1   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 Individualized Education Program (IEP) process Early childhood services and programs...
Navigating Your Child’s Disability: One-to-One Expert Assistance Is Here!

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Wed, Dec 1   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning literacy

BPL Literacy Volunteers are a crucial part of providing adult literacy services to our patrons. We look for tutors who are passionate about sharing their skills and knowledge with adults who want to improve their reading and writing skills and...

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Literacy Volunteer Information Session

“Home and Homeless” Tales of the Same City Photographs by Bonita Lei

Wed, Dec 1   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults all ages exhibitions photography

Please join the Highlawn Library as we present photography exhibit entitled:“Home and Homeless: Tales of the Same City” featuring the photography of Bonita Lei who has spent three decades documenting lives in New York City. "It is often difficult...

“Home and Homeless”   Tales of the Same City   Photographs by Bonita Lei

Hebrew Conversation For Beginners

Wed, Dec 1   10:00 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Adults conversations hebrew

Adults join us for learning and practicing introductory Hebrew

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Hebrew Conversation For Beginners

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Storytime

Wed, Dec 1   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

DEAR BROOKLYN . . . DEAR IPSWICH . . .

Wed, Dec 1   10:30 am to 6:00 pm   BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY GREENPOINT BRANCH

Kids after school christmas Events for Youth and Family grab and go kits

Ever Wanted a Pen-Pal from AUSTRALIA?

Brooklyn Public Library and Ipswich Libraries (Australia) introduce a Pen-Pal program linking families and individuals on opposite sides of the world.

After filling in an Expression of...

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DEAR BROOKLYN . . . DEAR IPSWICH . . .

Mill Basin Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Dec 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann for stories, songs and fun geared for 18-24 month olds. The video will premiere on the Mill Basin Facebook Page and remain up for 48 hours. 

Mill Basin Presents Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Mapleton Presents: Drawing and Watercolor for Beginners and Beyond

Wed, Dec 1   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

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