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Summer Reading: Children's Zumba Class

Tue, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids summer reading Virtual Programming

Join a rockin', high-energy dance party packed with kid-friendly routines. Elaine breaks down steps, adds games and activities with an emphasis on feeling fearless on the dance floor.

View the broadcast on Zoom at 2 PM.

Summer Reading: Children's Zumba Class

Book Adventures: Summer Reading Edition

Tue, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Kids book discussion kids create summer reading

Book Adventures: Summer Reading Edition!

Calling kids ages 5-12! Have you signed up for Summer Reading on Beanstack? Would you like to see how other kids are rising to the weekly challenges? Are you excited to share what you've been...

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Book Adventures: Summer Reading Edition

MAD Drop-In Studio with the Museum of Arts and Design

Tue, Aug 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Culture Pass spanish Virtual Programming

El MAD Drop-In Studio exhibirá a la artista colombiana-estadounidense Natalia Arbelaez, quien se inspira en los procesos de cerámica e iconografía estadounidense y amerindia para considerar las formas en que las influencias históricas y...

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MAD Drop-In Studio with the Museum of Arts and Design

AUG
26

Greet the Green Goats at Van Cortlandt House Museum

Wed, Aug 26   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Virtual

Kids Culture Pass Virtual Programming

Van Cortlandt House Museum in conjunction with the Van Cortlandt Park Alliance has welcomed landscaping goats to eat invasive weeds on the lawn of Van Cortlandt House for the next two summers. Van Cortlandt House Museum Director, Laura Carpenter...

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Greet the Green Goats at Van Cortlandt House Museum

Summer Reading: Meet the Author/Illustrator: Gabriel Gale

Wed, Aug 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids summer reading Virtual Programming

Lions, tigers, and bears?... not quite. Fairies, dragons, and underground rock kings?... that’s more like it! Gabriel Gale, the creator and writer of Ages of Oz, will tell you about his new magical world of Oz comprised of enchanted continents...

Summer Reading: Meet the Author/Illustrator: Gabriel Gale

Virtual Kids Create

Wed, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids arts and crafts kids create summer reading

Spend a quick and crafty half hour with the Macon children's librarians drawing, coloring, cutting, tying, or some combination of those.

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library Facebook Page.

 

Virtual Kids Create

Summer Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Aug 26   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Join us for our weekly chess tournament on lichess.org! Open to children and teens of all skill levels. Remember to be nice in the chat! Link below for each tournament for the remainder of the summer can be found below:

Week 8: ...

Summer Chess Tournament Series

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27

Summer Reading: African Jewelry Making

Thu, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids summer reading Virtual Programming

Participants will design and create African jewelry while listening to some ethnic beats for inspiration.

View the broadcast at 2 PM.

Summer Reading: African Jewelry Making

Book Adventures: Teaser Chapter

Thu, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids book discussion kids explore summer reading

Tune in for a favorite chapter (not necessarily the first) out of a book you might like, and please let us know in comments whether you'll be reading more :)

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library Facebook Page.

Book Adventures: Teaser Chapter

AUG
28

Summer Reading: Misterios de la máscara: Lucha Libre Mask Making

Fri, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids summer reading Virtual Programming

Have you ever wondered what it was like to be a luchador? Join us for a brand new maskmaking workshop where we jump into the world of Lucha Libre. Come learn about the history of Mexican wrestling through storytelling while creating our own...

Summer Reading: Misterios de la máscara: Lucha Libre Mask Making

AUG
31

Summer Reading Closing Celebration: 123 Andrés

Mon, Aug 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family summer reading closing celebration 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,...

Summer Reading Closing Celebration: 123 Andrés

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2

Summer Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Sep 2   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Join us for the final installment of our weekly chess tournament on lichess.org! Open to children and teens of all skill levels. Remember to be nice in the chat! Links for each tournament for the remainder of the summer can be found below:...

Summer Chess Tournament Series

SEP
9

Beanstalk Storytime

Wed, Sep 9   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids multilingual storytime Virtual Programming

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

Join Brooklyn Beanstalk for a storytime in French and Spanish. View the broadcast on...

Beanstalk Storytime

SEP
17

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Sep 17   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Through the Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft program, librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book. 
This will be broadcasted live at 3:30 from Brooklyn Public Library Facebook...

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

SEP
19

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ 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 (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

SEP
23

Beanstalk Storytime

Wed, Sep 23   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids multilingual storytime Virtual Programming

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

Join Brooklyn Beanstalk for a storytime in French and Spanish. View the broadcast on...

Beanstalk Storytime

Bunny Business

Wed, Sep 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids author talks Events for Youth and Family Virtual Programming

In this online version of her in-person school presentation, parents and kids will listen to a live reading of Lori Richmond's book Bunny Business (Mama's Day at Work), learn some of the creative process behind how the book was made, and...

Bunny Business

SEP
28

Virtual Arabic Storytime

Mon, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Kids arabic literacy multilingual storytime storytime

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

 Join us for virtual Arabic Story time with stories, songs and rhymes for children and their parents...

Virtual Arabic Storytime

OCT
17

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Oct 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ 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 (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

OCT
22

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Enjoy a classic readaloud by Brooklyn author Ezra Jack Keats, then create a craft related to the book!

This will be broadcast live at 3:30 from Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page 

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

NOV
19

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Nov 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Enjoy a classic readaloud by Brooklyn author Ezra Jack Keats, then create a craft related to the book!

This will be broadcast live at 3:30 from Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page 

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

NOV
21

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ 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 (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

DEC
17

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Dec 17   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Enjoy a classic readaloud by Brooklyn author Ezra Jack Keats, then create a craft related to the book!

This will be broadcast live at 3:30 from Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page 

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

DEC
19

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ 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 (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

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