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OCT
21

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Wed, Oct 21   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family projectart Virtual Programming

FREE!
Virtual Art Classes
Portfolio Development
Mentorship

Learn inking techniques, digital art & animation with Eva!  Eva Redamonti’s work blends realism and fantasy.

Music is a strong source of...

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Virtual Readaloud--The Obsidian Tower by Melissa Caruso

Wed, Oct 21   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Join us on the Kensington Library Facebook page as we continue our serial reading of Melissa Caruso's new book, The Obsidian Tower.  This week, we'll enjoy chapters 33 and 34. 

Set in a world of magic and complicated...

Virtual Readaloud--The Obsidian Tower by Melissa Caruso

OCT
22

Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Thu, Oct 22   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Want to learn the tips and tricks used by the greatest chess players of all time? You're at the right place! 

Welcome to Teen Chess Basics Workshop!! 

Learn how to master your chess skills with LiChess!, used by the top...

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Teen Chess Basics Workshop

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

Virtual Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout

Thu, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 4:30 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

Aaand I Lost...| BPL Gaming Stream

Thu, Oct 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

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

Aaand I Lost... is a new interactive (ish) BPL gaming stream where the librarian/gamer does a playthrough of a game he's never played before! 

Join Tyler as he stumbles blindly through games that he's never seen before. He may ask...

Aaand I Lost...| BPL Gaming Stream

BPL Super Smash Bros Tournament

Thu, Oct 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 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 Greenpoint librarians and other players all over Brooklyn!

No registration required, but if you do register we will email you...

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BPL Super Smash Bros Tournament

Teen Time: Jeopardy

Thu, Oct 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults 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

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Oct 22   7:00 pm to 7:45 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

Climate Reads: Greta Thunberg’s No One is Too Small to Make a Difference

Thu, Oct 22   7:00 pm to 8:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bpl presents Virtual Programming

The October Climate Reads book club book is Greta Thunberg’s No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference. It will be facilitated by Jenny Offill and Theo Hirmes. BPL Presents and Writers Rebel NYC invite you to join a community...

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Climate Reads: Greta Thunberg’s No One is Too Small to Make a Difference

OCT
23

Virtual Board Games

Fri, Oct 23   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, Oct 23   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

Book Fun Friday

Fri, Oct 23   7:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion Virtual Programming

Miss Erica gives a booktalk on The Schwa Was Here by  Neal Shusterman a book about a boy who makes friends with a fellow student who has the ability to turn invisible and tries to use this friendship to his advantage until it all...

Book Fun Friday

OCT
24

Virtual Chess (en Español)

Sat, Oct 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop spanish Virtual Programming

Niños y adolescentes, aprendan a jugar o mejoren su juego, con un instructor profesional de 11 am a 12 pm. Para principiantes o jugadores avanzados. ¡Regístrese para obtener información sobre cómo y dónde participar!

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Virtual Chess (en Español)

OCT
26

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Oct 26   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

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Oct 26   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...

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Oct 26   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

"Objects Tell Stories" with Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Mon, Oct 26   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

Objects hold our history, connect us to culture, and stir our emotions. As we spend more time in our homes let’s take a look at some of the objects we value, explore their secrets, their stories, and how they can connect us to others.

...

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"Objects Tell Stories" with Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

OCT
27

Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Tue, Oct 27   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

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

Register to participate!

For ages 12-17.

 

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Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Social Games

Tue, Oct 27   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library teen tech time 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, or by 3:15. 

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

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Social Games

Colonial Cooking with the Wyckoff House Museum

Tue, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

J​oin the Wyckoff Museum staff as they prepare a fresh summertime meal from historical recipes. We’ll discuss the history of the Wyckoff farm and agriculture in Brooklyn, as well as food preservation, healthy meals, and how the Wyckoff Museum is...

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Colonial Cooking with the Wyckoff House Museum

Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

Tue, Oct 27   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

Halloween Trivia

Tue, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults halloween teen time Virtual Programming

Join us Tuesday October 27th for Halloween Trivia!  Ages 12-17 are welcome.

 

Registration is required. This program will take place on both Zoom & Kahoot. Participants will need either a microphone, webcam, or...

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Halloween Trivia

Virtual DIY Zine-Making for See Us Support Us

Tue, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts creative writing justice initiatives Virtual Programming

Join us for a special zine-making program as part of the Osborne Association's See Us, Support Us, a month dedicated to raising visibility and supports for the 1 in 14 children and teens who experience the incarceration of a...

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Virtual DIY Zine-Making for See Us Support Us

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

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

Are you a fan of Psyonix's Rocket League? Want to show gamers across Brooklyn - including library staff - just how good at the popular soccer game (but with rocket cars) *you* are?

Join us on Tuesdays at 4pm for a session of Rocket...

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

YA Book Discussion: Pendragon's Heir

Tue, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion

Join Rugby's Miss Yolande for a three-part book discussion of Pendragon's Heir by Lori Bond. This week we will be discussing chapters 18 - the end.

High school can be hard enough but for 16-year-old Elaine Taylor, things have become...

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YA Book Discussion: Pendragon's Heir

OCT
28

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Oct 28   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

K-Pop Party

Wed, Oct 28   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 the Greenpoint library for a K-Pop streaming party! We have a great playlist set up, but requests are always welcome!...

K-Pop Party

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, Oct 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

PLEASE DON'T TOUCH ANYTHING!

Join us to figure out the last 8 endings!

Please register so we can send you the zoom room number.

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Wed, Oct 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

While we can't share in person, that doesn't mean the writing has to stop. 

Join us online on our Instagram page! 

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Wed, Oct 28   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family projectart Virtual Programming

FREE!
Virtual Art Classes
Portfolio Development
Mentorship

Learn inking techniques, digital art & animation with Eva!  Eva Redamonti’s work blends realism and fantasy.

Music is a strong source of...

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

OCT
29

Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Thu, Oct 29   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Want to learn the tips and tricks used by the greatest chess players of all time? You're at the right place! 

Welcome to Teen Chess Basics Workshop!! 

Learn how to master your chess skills with LiChess!, used by the top...

Register
Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Oct 29   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...

Register
Creative Writing for Teens

Teen Time: Jeopardy

Thu, Oct 29   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults 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...

Register
Teen Time: Jeopardy

OCT
30

Virtual Board Games

Fri, Oct 30   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...

Register
Virtual Board Games

Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

Fri, Oct 30   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...

Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

Best Buy Teen Tech Center Presents: Virtual Open Mic

Fri, Oct 30   5:00 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults music performance poetry urban art jamm

Teens are invited to show off their talents in a virtual open mic via Zoom! These can include musical performances, dance, poetry, comedy, and storytelling.

If you would like to perform, use this link to sign up: https://form.jotform...

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Best Buy Teen Tech Center Presents: Virtual Open Mic

OCT
31

Virtual Chess (en Español)

Sat, Oct 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Chess Workshop spanish Virtual Programming

Niños y adolescentes, aprendan a jugar o mejoren su juego, con un instructor profesional de 11 am a 12 pm. Para principiantes o jugadores avanzados. ¡Regístrese para obtener información sobre cómo y dónde participar!

Register
Virtual Chess (en Español)

NOV
2

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Nov 2   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...

Register
Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Nov 2   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...

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

NOV
3

Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Tue, Nov 3   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

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

Register to participate!

For ages 12-17.

 

Register
Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Social Games

Tue, Nov 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator board game exchange library teen tech time 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, or by 3:15. 

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

Register
Social Games

Cocina Móvil con el Dyckman Farmhouse

Tue, Nov 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Culture Pass spanish Virtual Programming

Dyckman Farmhouse Museum ofrece una clase de cocina sobre la historia del "Chapati de Africa del Este" y "Pan Plano de Maíz" Fabiola Cáceres, nuestra Directora de Educación, destacará el patrimonio cultural de las personas que han habitado en...

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Cocina Móvil con el Dyckman Farmhouse

Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

Tue, Nov 3   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...
Register
Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, Nov 3   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

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

Are you a fan of Psyonix's Rocket League? Want to show gamers across Brooklyn - including library staff - just how good at the popular soccer game (but with rocket cars) *you* are?

Join us on Tuesdays at 4pm for a session of Rocket...

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

NOV
4

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Nov 4   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

Teen Time Escape Rooms

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

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Come join us for Escape Rooms.  We're working on 100 Doors.  We have about 48 left to go!

Register so we can send you the link to Zoom.

Hope to hear from you soon!!!!

 

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Teen Time Escape Rooms

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Wed, Nov 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

While we can't share in person, that doesn't mean the writing has to stop. 

Join us online on our Instagram page! 

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Cycle Alliance: A Pro-Period Advocacy Workshop for Teens

Wed, Nov 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator Cycle Alliance teen time

Cycle Alliance is Virtual Teen Program that will empower teens to use their voices through pro-period advocacy. During the three week program, Teens will: learn bystander intervention skills using Hollaback's 5 D method learn media...
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Cycle Alliance: A Pro-Period Advocacy Workshop for Teens

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

Wed, Nov 4   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Events for Youth and Family projectart Virtual Programming

FREE!
Virtual Art Classes
Portfolio Development
Mentorship

Learn inking techniques, digital art & animation with Eva!  Eva Redamonti’s work blends realism and fantasy.

Music is a strong source of...

Teen Art Program: digital art and animation

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