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JAN
22

Remote Astronaut Training Program

Sat, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids astronomy book adventures kids explore performance

Remote Astronaut Training is a LIVE all-virtual interactive storytelling program created and performed by Mélissa Smith! Viewers will be up on their feet as they go through a mock astronaut training session -- complete with physical exercises, a...

Remote Astronaut Training Program

Remote Astronaut Training

Sat, Jan 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids astronomy Virtual Programming

Brooklyn Public Library | Gerritsen Beach Branch PRESENTS --- Remote Astronaut Training is a LIVE all-virtual interactive storytelling program created and performed by Mélissa Smith! Viewers will be up on their feet as they go through a mock...

Remote Astronaut Training

JAN
23

Virtual Concert with Invoke

Sun, Jan 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids ADHD autism developmental disabilities Inclusive Services

Described by one pretty important radio guy as “not classical…but not not classical” (David Srebnik, SiriusXM Classical Producer), Invoke continues to successfully dodge even the most valiant attempts at genre classification. The multi-...

Virtual Concert with Invoke

JAN
24

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

Mon, Jan 24   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

Grab & Go: Book and an Activity

Mon, Jan 24   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids book adventures grab and go kits

Pick up your very own copy of Learning to Share, a Peppa Pig original book to keep! Books come with chalk and directions for an outdoor activity.

One book kit per household. 

While supplies last....

Grab & Go: Book and an Activity

Storytime: Mr. Mike reads two books by Leo Lionni: Fish is Fish and Swimmy

Mon, Jan 24   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Kids storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike once again reads two books by Leo Lionni, this time they are about aquatic life : Fish is Fish and Swimmy.

 

This story was originally read on January 11, 2021, but if you didn't see it or have forgotten about it,...

Storytime: Mr. Mike reads two books by Leo Lionni: Fish is Fish and Swimmy

Grab and Go Kit: Pair of Mittens

Mon, Jan 24   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Carroll Gardens Library

Kids after school arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Head to the branch to pick up this weeks Grab and Go Kit: Pair of Mittens

Materials included: Mitten template Crayons Yarn Assorted foam shapes Pom Poms Construction paper You will also need: Glue Scissors Instructions:...
Grab and Go Kit: Pair of Mittens

Virtual English Conversation Group CANCELLED Cancelled

Mon, Jan 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group Immigrant Services

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 CANCELLED

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Mon, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Join us for a virtual knitting/crocheting/needlework get together. Share your projects and your morning coffee. 

Registered participants will receive an email with the Zoom link one hour before the program starts. 

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Virtual Storytime with Washington Irving

Mon, Jan 24   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Washington Irving Library

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming

Join us for a morning of books and songs as your baby or toddler acquires early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills.

Please register to receive the Zoom link (emailed 10am on Mondays), and email [email protected]

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Virtual Storytime with Washington Irving

Microsoft Excel Basics Cancelled

Mon, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning 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.

Microsoft Excel Basics

NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Mon, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse

Registration for NYC Food Handler Certification at BPL Adult Learning

NYC food handler certification is necessary for all food handlers in the retail food service and hospitality industries who are involved in the preparation, storage or...

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NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Let’s Connect: Practice Zoom Social Club [Session 10]

Mon, Jan 24   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning multilingual never too late to learn support groups

Come join Jay (Ryder Library) and Shirley (Spring Creek Library) to learn about Zoom.

Registration is required.  You will receive an email with the Zoom ID needed to join the session.  If you are using a mobile device, like...

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Let’s Connect: Practice Zoom Social Club [Session 10]

Gaming Grab & Go

Mon, Jan 24   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Teens & Young Adults after school game on teen time video games

Feeling Nostalgic? Want to relive past glories of leveling up in video games? Come and pick up some lightly pre-owned games compatable with your PS4 and Xbox1.

Each Grab and Go Kit has between 2-6 video games. While Supplies Last.

We...
Gaming Grab & Go

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Jan 24   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults career resume

Get Resume and Career Help through December 2021 with a professional librarian. Send your resume as an email attachment to [email protected] Give an overview of the kind of help you're looking for. This is a free and...

Resume & Career Help

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Jan 24   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 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

Resume & Career Help Live!

Mon, Jan 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your résumé, cover letter, or career-related questions, live with a librarian via Zoom.

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Korean Storytime

Mon, Jan 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids literacy multilingual storytime storytime Virtual Programming

**While our in-person events are on hold, we are offering virtual programming via Facebook Live broadcasts from our branches!*

 Join us for virtual Korean Storytime with stories, songs and rhymes for children and their parents...

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Virtual Korean Storytime

Traveling is My Passion: A Virtual Travel Club from the Kings Bay Library

Mon, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations Virtual Programming

In the era of the global pandemic, travel is nearly impossible. We, the travel lovers, do not know when we can plan a trip anywhere in the world with no masks, no rubber gloves, no hand sanitizer, no Covid-19 virus test.

Let us sit down...

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Traveling is My Passion: A Virtual Travel Club from the Kings Bay Library

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Mon, Jan 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school Chess Workshop

Join the Borough Park Library and improve your game with chess masterJuan P Tica. You are invited to our scheduled Chess Program via Zoom. 

This program, for kids and teens, takes place on lichess.org.  Please create...

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Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Tiny Techs (ages 3-6)

Mon, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years techknowledge toddler time

For Children Ages 3-6

This is a block coding program to introduce the basic ideas and concepts of coding to your children.  They will learn how to build basic codes by following instructions, and by using counting and sequencing...

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Tiny Techs (ages 3-6)

Join the Highlawn Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Mon, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

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...

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Join the Highlawn Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Jan 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time video games Virtual Programming

Challenge your friends to a trivia game. We will be using the online trivia platform Kahoot!

Register so that we can send you a secure Zoom link. 

 

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Kahoot! Trivia

Teen Book Talk

Mon, Jan 24   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion teen time Virtual Programming

Need a book recommendation? Have a good book you want to recommend? Book talk will be a space for teens and young adults to recommend and discuss favorite books and to find new and interesting books. Join us Mondays at 4:30 on Zoom. Physical...

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Teen Book Talk

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Jan 24   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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

JAN
25

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Jan 25   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

We Speak NYC English Conversation Group

Tue, Jan 25   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group Immigrant Services

We Speak NYC (formerly We Are New York) is the city’s free English Language Learning program, created and managed by the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs. We Speak NYC uses videos to tell the stories of New Yorkers who have come from...

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We Speak NYC English Conversation Group

NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Tue, Jan 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse

Registration for NYC Food Handler Certification at Pacific Library

NYC food handler certification is necessary for all food handlers in the retail food service and hospitality industries who are involved in the preparation, storage or...

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NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Tue, Jan 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse

Registration for NYC Food Handler Certification at Pacific Library

NYC food handler certification is necessary for all food handlers in the retail food service and hospitality industries who are involved in the preparation, storage or...

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NYC Food Handler Certification Training Registration

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Jan 25   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 Greenpoint Library! We will be sharing books, songs, rhymes, and tips for development of early literacy skills. Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers are all welcome!...

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Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Jan 25   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

Bebés Geniales

Tue, Jan 25   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

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Jan 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your résumé, cover letter, or career-related questions, live with a librarian via Zoom.

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with 123 Andrés

Tue, Jan 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family stomp clap and sing Virtual Programming

Andrés Salguero, better known as 123 Andrés, is one of the most exciting new voices on the family music scene in the US and Latin America, “A rockstar for little language learners” according to Billboard Magazine. A native of Bogotá,...

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with 123 Andrés

Virtual Cortelyou, New Utrecht and Gravesend Brainy Babies

Tue, Jan 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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

Join us for a brain-building program on Zoom for children 0-3 years and their parents or caregivers. Includes storytimes in English and Spanish, early literacy tips, sensory ideas, songs with a musician, show and tell, and more!...

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Virtual Cortelyou, New Utrecht and Gravesend Brainy Babies

Virtual Rhyme, Song and a Tale with East Flatbush Library

Tue, Jan 25   11:30 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Ready to sing and hear some stories? We welcome all children and the young at heart to join us for a mini storytime on East Flatbush Library's Facebook Page.

Virtual Rhyme, Song and a Tale with East Flatbush Library

Gaming Grab & Go

Tue, Jan 25   12:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brownsville Library

Teens & Young Adults after school game on teen time video games

Feeling Nostalgic? Want to relive past glories of leveling up in video games? Come and pick up some lightly pre-owned games compatable with your PS4 and Xbox1.

Each Grab and Go Kit has between 2-6 video games. While Supplies Last.

We...
Gaming Grab & Go

Chair Zumba For Seniors

Tue, Jan 25   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...

Chair Zumba For Seniors

Chair Zumba For Seniors

Tue, Jan 25   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

Food Retail 1 - Operating Like a Pro | NYC SBS

Tue, Jan 25   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Operating a food retail business comes with many challenges: complying with complicated regulations, providing the products customers want as neighborhoods change, managing employees, and more.

This course teaches practical tools that can...

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Food Retail 1 - Operating Like a Pro | NYC SBS

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, Jan 25   1:00 pm to 4:00 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

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

Tue, Jan 25   1:00 pm to 8:00 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

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jan 25   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...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Mapleton and Dyker Librarians Present: Celebrating the Year of Tiger with Fusion Watercolor Painting

Tue, Jan 25   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults all ages arts and crafts celebrate heritage Chinese

Learn to paint in water media in a fusion of Western watercolor and Asian brush painting styles for a variety of topics related to the tiger.  In 15 classes, we will explore:

Siberian Tiger in Snowy Forest  Plum Blossom with...
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Mapleton and Dyker Librarians Present: Celebrating the Year of Tiger with Fusion Watercolor Painting

Virtual Computer Basics

Tue, Jan 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 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. 

This lesson introduces new PC...

Virtual Computer Basics

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

Tue, Jan 25   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

Google Photos Workshop : Session 9

Tue, Jan 25   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Spring Creek Library

Adults adult learning photography techknowledge Virtual Programming

Stuck apart during the global pandemic? Interested in learning how to share your memories with your friends and family? Come join us in and learn how to save and share your photos online with Google Photos!

Participants are welcome...

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Google Photos Workshop : Session 9

PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Jan 25   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

Central Library Cookbook Club: Fun *Filled* Foods

Tue, Jan 25   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion cooking

Please join us for the first monthly meeting of the Central Library Cookbook Club in 2022 when we discuss pies, patties, pierogies and any other filled food item—starting with a 'p' or otherwise—you can name. We'll talk about how every culture...

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Central Library Cookbook Club: Fun *Filled* Foods

Kids Create: BEADS:

Tue, Jan 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 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:

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