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Grab & Go: Kids Create

Mon, May 16   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go kit to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits contain small parts that are not suitable for young children ages 0-4...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Grab & Go: Kids' Craft for Memorial Day

Mon, May 16   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Kensington Library

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.)

Create your own waving flag and learn about US history. This project is a perfect way to celebrate Flag...

Grab & Go: Kids' Craft for Memorial Day

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Mon, May 16   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Calling all teens! Create your own beaded bracelets in honor of Brooklyn Public Library’s 125th birthday!

Each kit contains an arrangement of various shades of blue and white beads that can be made into any pattern of your choice, a pipe...

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Grab and Go Craft Kit: Let's visit Mars today: Scratch Board Art

Mon, May 16   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Leonard Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create kids explore

We are going to visit Mars today!!! Let's see the Universe from windows of your spacecraft.  Create your own planets Universe maybe with an alien or two...

Grab & Go Craft kit includes a scratchboard...

Grab and Go Craft Kit: Let's visit Mars today: Scratch Board Art

Menstruation Mondays! Free Period Kits for Those in Need

Mon, May 16   1:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Teens & Young Adults Bklyn Incubator Cycle Alliance Healthy Communities teen time

Period Product Distribution Days When: Every Monday through June 13, while supplies last Where: Central Library, Youth Wing--Young Adult Reference Desk What: A week's worth of menstruation products. Each kit may include 7 tampons, 7 maxi...
Menstruation Mondays! Free Period Kits for Those in Need

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Mon, May 16   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...

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Mon, May 16   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...

Borough Park presents Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Borough Park Presents Chess with Juan Tica

Mon, May 16   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school Chess Workshop game on

Join Certified Chess Instructor, Juan P Tica virtually from  Brooklyn Public Library Borough Park for instruction and competition.  Please create a Free Online Chess account at this link:    https//lichess....

Borough Park Presents Chess with Juan Tica

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

Mon, May 16   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Join us for a fun crafting session.

Kids of all ages welcome.

Kids Create: Arts and Crafts

East New York Reads Homework Help

Mon, May 16   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school East New York Reads homework help

Brooklyn Public Library is offering virtual homework help sessions via the East New York Reads Initiative to school aged students. ALL students from K to 5th grade are welcome to join. The sessions take place on Zoom. Link will be provided...

East New York Reads Homework Help

Book Adventures at Sunset Park Cancelled

Mon, May 16   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Kids book adventures kids create

Join us as we create kite flying stories through book adventures.

Masks are encouraged but no longer required for children 6-12 years.

Registration required - limited capacity.

 

 

Book Adventures at Sunset Park

Game On!

Mon, May 16   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Kids after school table-top & board games

For ages 6-12 years old. 

Bring your friends and come play board games at the library!

Game On!

Join the Highlawn Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Mon, May 16   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...

Join the Highlawn Chess Workshop with Chess Master Reinaldo Duran

Kids Tech Time

Mon, May 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

Kids can join us for an hour of hands on technology time. Great program for tweens!

Kids Tech Time

Anime Mondays

Mon, May 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin, Program Room

Teens & Young Adults anime and manga teen time

Come chill out with Librarian Kristian at the Mill Basin Library for an hour of anime every Monday. Woohoo!

Anime Mondays

Arts and Craft Cancelled

Mon, May 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Show your creative side. Make new friends.

Arts and Craft

Chess Workshop

Mon, May 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Coney Island, Meeting Room 2

Kids Chess Workshop

 Chess workshop for kids

Chess Workshop

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, May 16   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. 

 

Kahoot! Trivia

How to Play God: Narrative Structure

Mon, May 16   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Teens & Young Adults creative writing writing workshop

In this fictional writing course, young author Aren Lau will provide guidance on the art of narrative maneuvering, development, and effective pacing to make your story as captivating as possible. This is the second workshop of a two-part series,...

How to Play God: Narrative Structure

MAY
17

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Tue, May 17   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Calling all teens! Create your own beaded bracelets in honor of Brooklyn Public Library’s 125th birthday!

Each kit contains an arrangement of various shades of blue and white beads that can be made into any pattern of your choice, a pipe...

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go kit to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits contain small parts that are not suitable for young children ages 0-4...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 17   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! Limited kits available while supplies last.

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

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Prehistoric Life: The Earliest Animal Fossils

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Little Scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike talks about some of the oldest animal fossils ever discovered, from 567 to 400 million years old, much older than any dinosaur fossils, including trilobites, "sea scorpions", the earliest known relative of vertebrates and anomalocaris,...

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike Talks About Prehistoric Life: The Earliest Animal Fossils

AAPI Grab and Go

Tue, May 17   1:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Brighton Beach Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Let's celebrate Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Grab and Go bags feature a Diwali elephant craft to help families celebrate AAPI month.

AAPI Grab and Go

Storytime in the Garden

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Greenpoint, Demonstration Garden

Kids BPL Outdoors kids create kids explore storytime

Listen and grow through stories, songs, movement, play and experiences in our Reading Garden! We'll also make a visit and do an activity each week in our Demonstration Garden.

Physical distancing will be encouraged Masks are not...
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Storytime in the Garden

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Tue, May 17   2:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Macon Library

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

Table Top Board Games for Teens

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults game on table-top & board games

Hey Teens!

Brig a friend and join us at the Brighton Beach library on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3-6pm!

Get your Game on with Table top games such as UNO, Connect 4 and Chess among others!

 

 

Table Top Board Games for Teens

Teen Time

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts table-top & board games teen time video games

Teen Time is back! On Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, teens and tweens are welcome to hang out at Teen Time at the Kings Highway library.  We will be having:

- Games (Monopoly, UNO, Apples to Apples, Scrabble)

- Nintendo...

Teen Time

Kids Create: BEADS:

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts jewelry making kids create

Come and grab

bag of beads

Create you own

 Fun Beaded Jewelry! 

Kids Create: BEADS:

Kids' Tech Time

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Greenpoint, Eco Lab 2

Kids after school kids tech time techknowledge

Kids can join us for an hour of hands on technology time. Great program for tweens!

Register
Kids' Tech Time

#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Dyker Library

Teens & Young Adults all ages arts and crafts Chinese humanities and art

Register to join Master Ming Liang Lu to create art using only a pair of scissors and a piece paper. 

Dyker Library is hosting Master Lu to start a papercutting program, featuring pollinators and wildflowers on eight...

Register
#PlantWildflowers Papercutting

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 17   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Stone Avenue, Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults after school teen tech time video games

Come by to play Nintendo, PS4, and Xbob games!

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Outdoors

Tue, May 17   3:15 pm to 4:00 pm   Midwood Library

Kids BPL Outdoors grab and go kits kids create

Join us outside in front of the Midwood library for fun arts and crafts activities each Tuesday at 3:15 pm. 

Grab & Go bags will also be available if you want to take the materials home with you. 

In case of bad...

Kids Create: Outdoors

Cookmobile at Washington Irving

Tue, May 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Washington Irving Library

Teens & Young Adults BPL Outdoors cooking gardening health and wellness

Registration is required.

Register
Cookmobile at Washington Irving

Teen Time

Tue, May 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Adams Street, Multipurpose Room

Teens & Young Adults after school arts and crafts table-top & board games teen time

Need to de-stress from school? Blow off some steam with arts and crafts, tabletop games, our sound system, and space to just chill out. 

Teen Time

Teen Time

Tue, May 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Midwood, Second Floor Meeting Room

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts table-top & board games teen time video games

Teen Time is back! On Tuesday afternoons, teens and tweens are welcome to hang out at Teen Time in our basement meeting room.  Activities include:

PS4 Nintendo Switch XBox 1 Board games Arts and Crafts And more...

 ...

Teen Time

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Carroll Gardens Library, Story Hour Room

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Join us for Teen Tech Time! We'll have the Nintendo Switch & 3D Printer.

This program is limited to teens, ages 13 - 17 only.

Masks will be required.

Teen Tech Time

Chess Workshop

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Join the Bay Ridge Chess Club and improve your game with National Chess Master Juan Tica!

This program will take place on lichess.org and Zoom simultaneously. 

Registration is required.

Register
Chess Workshop

After School Homework Help

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 6:00 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, give you the...

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After School Homework Help

Board Games Meet-Up Every Tuesday

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Teens & Young Adults kids create table-top & board games

Are you interested in improving your brain power, boosting your language skills, reducing stress, making new personal connections, and enjoying some healthy competition?

These are all proven benefits of board games! 

Join us...

Board Games Meet-Up Every Tuesday

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, May 17   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

Storytime in the Garden

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Red Hook Library

Kids BPL Outdoors story play storytime

An afterschool storytime on Tuesday afternoons, to be held in the Red Hook library's back garden, weather permitting! This will be an all-ages event, but geared toward ages 3-8, with longer picture book and easy reader read-alouds. We can't wait...

Storytime in the Garden

Teen Anime Club

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sunset Park Library

Teens & Young Adults anime and manga arts and crafts teen time video games

Do you like watching anime? Love to talk about anime?

Drop by to watch episodes of animes voted by members, play anime style video games, make anime-inspired crafts, and more!

What are you waiting for? Come enjoy...

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Teen Anime Club

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Gravesend, Auditorium

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge video games

Do you want to explore new and old games? Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. Bring friends or make new friends! Grades 6 & Up.

Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Tue, May 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Pacific Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games

Teen Tech Time is back at the Pacific Library! Bring your friends and start a Super Smash Bros or Mario Kart tournament on our Switch, or play a variety of games on our PS4 or Xbox One.

Ages 12 and up.

Teen Tech Time

CHESS CLUB

Tue, May 17   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Dyker Library

Teens & Young Adults adult learning table-top & board games

Join us on the main floor of the Dyker Library to learn all about chess from an expert.

CHESS CLUB

Intellectual Freedom Teen Council

Tue, May 17   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults banned books teen time

Join Brooklyn to discuss book challenges, your favorite banned books, and BPL's Books Unbanned project. Learn how you can help youth across the country protect the right to read whatever they choose. 

Please register to...

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Intellectual Freedom Teen Council

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18

Grab and Go

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Come by the branch and pick up a grab and go craft kit. 

For kids of all ages.

While supplies last.

Grab and Go

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Kids arts and crafts grab and go kits kids create

Create something new and all your own! Get a Grab and Go kit to take home and create! For kids age 5-12 years old. Kits available while supplies last.

*Kits contain small parts that are not suitable for young children ages 0-4...

Grab & Go: Kids Create

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

Wed, May 18   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Park Slope Library

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts grab and go kits teen time

Calling all teens! Create your own beaded bracelets in honor of Brooklyn Public Library’s 125th birthday!

Each kit contains an arrangement of various shades of blue and white beads that can be made into any pattern of your choice, a pipe...

Teen Grab and Go: BPL’s 125th Celebration Beaded Bracelets!

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