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MAR
23

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Mar 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library

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What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly and fancy! Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and...

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Drag Queen Story Hour

MAR
24

Philosophy for Kids

Sun, Mar 24   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons Lab

Kids

Bring your budding intellectual to explore some of life’s biggest questions!

Philosophy for Kids returns for a fourth year at the Brooklyn Public Library, this time with an all new vision. Ariel Sykes, Saiki Cheah, and Jennifer Morton,...

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Philosophy for Kids

MAR
26

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Flor Bromley

Tue, Mar 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Flor and her band will play songs from her brand new bilingual album Chiqui Music Boom, a collection of songs that transports you to a world of imagination inside a child’s mind. These songs along with bilingual versions of popular children’s...

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Flor Bromley

MAR
30

8th Annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

Sat, Mar 30   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids movies

Welcome to the eighth annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival—a yearly video contest in which kid filmmakers create weird short movies that tell the entire stories of Newbery award-winning books in about 90 seconds. The screening is hosted by...

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8th Annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

APR
6

Events for Youth and Families: Dino O'Dell

Sat, Apr 6   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music

Whether he's counting monsters, fixing spaceships or swimming in peanut butter, Dino's interactive songs and tall tales are fun and engaging. Before 2003, Dino was an elementary music and drama teacher, and a professional musician. Now he...

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Events for Youth and Families: Dino O'Dell

APR
9

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Bilingual Birdies

Tue, Apr 9   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

The Bilingual Birdies celebrates language and culture in a fun-filled live music and dance! Learn new words while you sing along to original hip tunes and your favorite traditional folk songs.

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Bilingual Birdies

APR
10

The Big Brooklyn Playdate

Wed, Apr 10   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Stop by the Big Brooklyn Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy.

Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s...

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The Big Brooklyn Playdate

APR
13

Events for Youth and Families: Your Alien

Sat, Apr 13   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids

ArtsPower’s newest musical touches down with a stranded alien who strikes up a fabulous friendship with a boy who finds him. They go to school and have loads of fun together. As evening approaches, the alien grows homesick. Will the boy be able...

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Events for Youth and Families: Your Alien

APR
20

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Apr 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library

Birth to Five Years drag queen story hour saturday storytime

What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly and fancy! Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and...

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Drag Queen Story Hour

APR
23

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Suzi Shelton

Tue, Apr 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Suzi Shelton is a music and movement specialist, teacher, and family performer. She has been rocking parents and kids alike for over 10+ years in such prestigious venues as Symphony Space and the White House Easter Egg Hunt.

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Suzi Shelton

APR
27

Events for Youth and Families: Sofi's Magical Adventure

Sat, Apr 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids

Sofi’s Magical Adventure is based on the bilingual children’s picture book Sofi and the Magic, Musical Mural. Join Sofi on a magical adventure exploring art, imagination, and Puerto Rican cultural traditions. Learn about Carnival, visit beautiful...

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Events for Youth and Families: Sofi's Magical Adventure

MAY
4

Events for Youth and Families: Madeline and the Bad Hat

Sat, May 4   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids

ArtsPower’s colorful musical captures the blithe yet touching spirit of Ludwig Bemelmans’ much loved Madeline series. This amusing tale traces the adventures of a young Parisian girl who – despite starting off on the wrong foot with a mischievous...

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Events for Youth and Families: Madeline and the Bad Hat

Spring Into Stories: Children's Author & Illustrator Festival

Sat, May 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Youth Wing

Kids arts and crafts author talks storytime

Meet an all-star line-up of children’s book authors and illustrators! Enjoy hands-on art and lively presentations in honor of Children's Book Week.

Featuring:

Ricardo Cortes

Sharee Miller

Stephen Savage

...
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Spring Into Stories: Children's Author & Illustrator Festival

MAY
18

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, May 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library

Birth to Five Years drag queen story hour saturday storytime

What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly and fancy! Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and...

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Drag Queen Story Hour

JUN
12

The Mini Brooklyn Playdate

Wed, Jun 12   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Stop by the Mini Brooklyn Playdate to enjoy fun games and activities that delight young children and encourage early literacy.

Come to play and leave ready to turn ordinary objects in your home into your child’s...

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The Mini Brooklyn Playdate

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