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SEP
21

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Sep 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career Virtual Programming

Welcome to the Wonderful World of Canva, where the designs of your dreams can come to life! Canva is the most accessible and widespread tool for graphic design from beginner to pro-level. Use Canva to create everything from merch, to flyers and...

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Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Sep 21   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time 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

Chapter by Chapter: Harry Potter

Mon, Sep 21   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults storytime Virtual Programming

Welcome to Chapter to Chapter, a older kid/teen-friendly "storytime" (but it's really for everyone) to help you relax at the end of the day! 

This week, we're going to read chapter five ("The Whomping Willow") of Harry...

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Chapter by Chapter: Harry Potter

SEP
22

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Tue, Sep 22   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults everyone is welcome here teen tech time Virtual Programming

All skill levels welcome! 

No registration required. Just add us on PSN “Redhookbranch70” and we’ll send you an invite to the Party and Neighborhood when you get online, then we can start the Battle! 

Don't...

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Social Games

Tue, Sep 22   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library Virtual Programming

Meet up online and play a really easy social game made by Jackbox. 

We will meet in Zoom. I will send out a link at 3:15. 

You will have to be able to keep one eye on the Zoom call and one on a browser with Jackbox....

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Social Games

Teen Virtual Art Challenge

Tue, Sep 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts teen time

Hey, teens! Like a challenge?

Join in each week for a Zoom meetup where we will listen to music while trying various art challenges. Feel free to use a pencil/pen and paper or your tablet!

Registration is required. Recommended for...

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Teen Virtual Art Challenge

Native American History with the Queens Historical Society

Tue, Sep 22   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults chinese Culture Pass spanish Virtual Programming

Learn about the people who first shaped Queens, and how their influence has shaped our modern landscape. We will use documents and archaeological artifacts to learn what life was like for the Native american tribes on Long Island and Queens....

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Native American History with the Queens Historical Society

Animal Crossing Island Tour

Tue, Sep 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Looking to branch out in the world of Animal Crossing? Come visit your local library branch! Register now to receive the island etiquette guide. This tour is limited to 8 people max, so claim your spot today! Come shake some trees for fruit...

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Animal Crossing Island Tour

Banned Book Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Tue, Sep 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Join us for Banned Book Scavenger Hunt!  Ages 12-17 are welcome.

Search high and low for answers to clues in the Banned Book Virtual Scavenger Hunt. Using the clues test your knowledge on Banned Books around the library....

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Banned Book Virtual Scavenger Hunt

NBA 2K21 Play with BPL

Tue, Sep 22   4:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults kids tech time teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Looking for a fun way to kill time during quarantine? Missing Basketball? Got a PlayStation 4? Join us for NBA 2K with the Library! 

Play with and against friends, family and the Library in various modes like “All Star Team Up, Pro-...

NBA 2K21 Play with BPL

SEP
23

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

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

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion e-books poetry

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


Basic homework help for grades 6-12. The admins and mods are willing to assist with homework, if they can. You...

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Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

SEP
24

Paying For College

Thu, Sep 24   11:00 am to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults career Virtual Programming

Is higher education in your future? Learn how to research college costs, grants, loans, and scholarships.

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Paying For College

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Thu, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults everyone is welcome here teen tech time Virtual Programming

All skill levels welcome! 

No registration required. Just add us on PSN “Redhookbranch70” and we’ll send you an invite to the Party and Neighborhood when you get online, then we can start the Battle! 

Don't...

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

DIY Skincare for Teens

Thu, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults diy teen time Virtual Programming

Creating your own skincare can be a great form of self-care.

Each week teen librarian Jess G will share simple DIY recipes with five ingredients or less, that you can make right at home!

This program is for teens ages 13-17 of all...

DIY Skincare for Teens

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing Virtual Programming

 Whether you are looking for positive encouragement with your nearly completed novel, or you would like to try some poetry or short story writing exercises, this writing workshop is for you! Participants may share their writing and...

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Creative Writing for Teens

BPL Super Smash Bros Tournament

Thu, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Tired of beating your siblings and friends at Super Smash Bros? Got a Nintendo Switch? Come play against BPL librarians and other players all over Brooklyn!

No registration required, but if you do register we will email you the Arena ID a...

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BPL Super Smash Bros Tournament

NBA 2K21 Play with BPL

Thu, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults kids tech time teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Looking for a fun way to kill time during quarantine? Missing Basketball? Got a PlayStation 4? Join us for NBA 2K with the Library! 

Play with and against friends, family and the Library in various modes like “All Star Team Up, Pro-...

NBA 2K21 Play with BPL

Teen Time: Jeopardy

Thu, Sep 24   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults summer reading teen time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Jeopardy! Ages 12-17 are welcome.

Online registration required. This program will take place on Zoom. Registrants will receive an email with access to the Zoom meeting prior to the event. 

This program is...

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Teen Time: Jeopardy

SEP
25

Virtual Board Games

Fri, Sep 25   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library table-top & board games Virtual Programming

Meet up online and play a really easy game using BoardGameArena. 

We will meet using Zoom. We will send out a link at 2:45. Then we can decide on a game and we can walk you through how to play. 

It is totally...

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Virtual Board Games

Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

Fri, Sep 25   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts 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.

Show us any art you’ve made pertaining to the current book. You can draw, paint, cosplay, digital art, etc. You can...

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Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

SEP
28

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord

Mon, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 3:30 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...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Mon, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults everyone is welcome here teen tech time Virtual Programming

All skill levels welcome! 

No registration required. Just add us on PSN “Redhookbranch70” and we’ll send you an invite to the Party and Neighborhood when you get online, then we can start the Battle! 

Don't...

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord

Mon, Sep 28   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...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord

Alphonse Mucha: Online Talk with Poster House

Mon, Sep 28   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

Embark on a virtual journey through the Paris portion of Alphonse Mucha’s career and the exhibition Alphonse Mucha: Art Nouveau / Nouvelle Femme recently debuted at Poster House — through exhibitions, events, and publications, this museum...

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Alphonse Mucha: Online Talk with Poster House

SEP
29

Blocks, Bubbles and Outlines: Graffiti 102 with Hi-ARTS

Tue, Sep 29   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

Hi-ARTS and Carlos Jesus Martinez Dominguez a.k.a FEEGZ, Figaro & Firo173 invite you to learn the history and basics of graffiti art, including block and bubble letters. All you need is some paper, a pencil, a sharpie, and a ruler (or...

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Blocks, Bubbles and Outlines: Graffiti 102 with Hi-ARTS

SEP
30

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Wed, Sep 30   3:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults everyone is welcome here teen tech time Virtual Programming

All skill levels welcome! 

No registration required. Just add us on PSN “Redhookbranch70” and we’ll send you an invite to the Party and Neighborhood when you get online, then we can start the Battle! 

Don't...

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

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

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion e-books poetry

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


Basic homework help for grades 6-12. The admins and mods are willing to assist with homework, if they can. You...

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

K-Pop Party

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

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Has your favorite K-Pop group recently had a comeback? Are you dying to introduce new people to your favorite songs? Join us for a K-Pop streaming party! We have a great playlist set up, but requests are always welcome!

Register here and...

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K-Pop Party

OCT
1

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Oct 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Oct 1   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing Virtual Programming

 Whether you are looking for positive encouragement with your nearly completed novel, or you would like to try some poetry or short story writing exercises, this writing workshop is for you! Participants may share their writing and...

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Creative Writing for Teens

Teen Time: Jeopardy

Thu, Oct 1   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults summer reading teen time Virtual Programming

Join us for Virtual Jeopardy! Ages 12-17 are welcome.

Online registration required. This program will take place on Zoom. Registrants will receive an email with access to the Zoom meeting prior to the event. 

This program is...

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Teen Time: Jeopardy

OCT
2

Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Fri, Oct 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Do you like to write? Every other Friday, we'll complete 3-5 journal writing exercises to help boost our confidence and self-love.

Register to participate!

For ages 13-17.

 

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Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

OCT
5

Virtual Teen DIY- Halloween Clay Ornaments!

Mon, Oct 5   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts teen time Virtual Programming

Fall is a great time to start thinking about Halloween! So in this demo I will be showing you how to make Halloween themed ornaments out of clay!

Supplies I will be using:

Halloween cookie cutters
Air-dry clay
...

Virtual Teen DIY- Halloween Clay Ornaments!

OCT
6

Teen Virtual Art Challenge

Tue, Oct 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts teen time

Hey, teens! Like a challenge?

Join in each week for a Zoom meetup where we will listen to music while trying various art challenges. Feel free to use a pencil/pen and paper or your tablet!

Registration is required. Recommended for...

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Teen Virtual Art Challenge

Plants We Eat with the Queens Botanical Garden

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

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

Do you eat your fruits and vegetables? Explore plant parts, identify their functions, and discover which of these parts we eat.

This progrm is intended for teens.

 

 

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Plants We Eat with the Queens Botanical Garden

Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

Tue, Oct 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults health and wellness teen time Virtual Programming

Older tweens and teens across the gender spectrum are welcome to attend this virtual program about growing up, puberty, sex, sexuality/gender, and romantic relationships.  Register and submit questions: HERE Ask questions, clear up...
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Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

OCT
7

Un taller de arte con el Whitney: Monumentos para Trabajadores Esenciales

Wed, Oct 7   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass spanish Virtual Programming

Inspirado por la escultura Ángel: El lustrabotas de Pepón Osorio, este taller invita a los participantes a usar cualquier material que tienen disponible para crear un monumento que celebra a los trabajadores esenciales. La intención de este...

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Un taller de arte con el Whitney: Monumentos para Trabajadores Esenciales

OCT
8

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Oct 8   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Oct 8   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing Virtual Programming

 Whether you are looking for positive encouragement with your nearly completed novel, or you would like to try some poetry or short story writing exercises, this writing workshop is for you! Participants may share their writing and...

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Creative Writing for Teens

DIY Skincare for Teens

Thu, Oct 8   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults diy teen time Virtual Programming

Creating your own skincare can be a great form of self-care.

Each week teen librarian Jess G will share simple DIY recipes with five ingredients or less, that you can make right at home!

This program is for teens ages 13-17 of all...

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DIY Skincare for Teens

OCT
13

Cartoon Illustration with Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning

Tue, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

A class for skilled young artists and beginners who are interested in creating their own cartoon illustrations. Participants will learn drawing techniques that will allow them to create original superheroes, manga characters, and humorous...

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Cartoon Illustration with Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning

Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

Tue, Oct 13   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults health and wellness teen time Virtual Programming

Older tweens and teens across the gender spectrum are welcome to attend this virtual program about growing up, puberty, sex, sexuality/gender, and romantic relationships.  Register and submit questions: HERE Ask questions, clear up...
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Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

OCT
15

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Oct 15   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Oct 15   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing Virtual Programming

 Whether you are looking for positive encouragement with your nearly completed novel, or you would like to try some poetry or short story writing exercises, this writing workshop is for you! Participants may share their writing and...

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Creative Writing for Teens

OCT
16

Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Fri, Oct 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Do you like to write? Every other Friday, we'll complete 3-5 journal writing exercises to help boost our confidence and self-love.

Register to participate!

For ages 13-17.

 

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Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

OCT
20

Teen Virtual Art Challenge

Tue, Oct 20   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts teen time

Hey, teens! Like a challenge?

Join in each week for a Zoom meetup where we will listen to music while trying various art challenges. Feel free to use a pencil/pen and paper or your tablet!

Registration is required. Recommended for...

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Teen Virtual Art Challenge

"Sonic Voices: Utilizing the Art of DJing as a Creative Expression for Cultural Impact and Social Change" with Hi-ARTS

Tue, Oct 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

Hi-ARTS and DJ Reborn invite you to a workshop that explores the history of djing, basic mixing techniques, and how to utilize the craft intentionally to have cultural impact.

This program is intended for teens and adults.

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"Sonic Voices: Utilizing the Art of DJing as a Creative Expression for Cultural Impact and Social Change" with Hi-ARTS

Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

Tue, Oct 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults health and wellness teen time Virtual Programming

Older tweens and teens across the gender spectrum are welcome to attend this virtual program about growing up, puberty, sex, sexuality/gender, and romantic relationships.  Register and submit questions: HERE Ask questions, clear up...
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Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

OCT
22

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

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