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NOV
30

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Nov 30   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

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Middle School Book

Mon, Nov 30   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: Middle School Book

Kahoot! Trivia

Mon, Nov 30   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

Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

Mon, Nov 30   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...

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Teen Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: High School Book

DEC
1

Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Tue, Dec 1   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Do you like to write? Every week, 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

Jackbox Games

Tue, Dec 1   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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Jackbox Games

Teen Puberty & Sex Ed Q&A Forum

Tue, Dec 1   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

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, Dec 1   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: On the Come Up

Tue, Dec 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion

Join Rugby's Miss Yolande for our December book discussion of On the Come Up by Angie Thomas. This book discussion will be broken up into 4 parts. This is part 1/4 Register now.

"Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the...

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YA Book Discussion: On the Come Up

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, Dec 1   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Figure out who the imposters are! 

You have to download Among Us. The game is a free download on most phones or $5 on Steam.

We use Zoom to talk, so register for a secure link. 

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Gaming for Teens: Among Us

DEC
2

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Dec 2   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

Teen Time Escape Rooms

Wed, Dec 2   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

Smashing the Shame Around Reproductive Health and Bodies: The Fight for Menstrual Equity with Thinx

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults bklyn incubator Cycle Alliance teen time

Brooklyn Public Library and Thinx Inc. invite Teens and Adults to an open and honest conversation about advocating for period equity, removing the shame from talking about reproductive health, and amplifying grassroots activism.   The Cycle...
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Smashing the Shame Around Reproductive Health and Bodies: The Fight for Menstrual Equity  with Thinx

Coding at Home: Coding Disease

Wed, Dec 2   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school computer programming middle school science stem & steam

Attention all Middle Schoolers: Learn how to use code to build a scientific model of how a virus spreads with block-based coding tools (available free online)! Using this model “test” different modifications to behavior, environment, or...

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Coding at Home: Coding Disease

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Wed, Dec 2   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, Dec 2   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

DEC
3

Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Thu, Dec 3   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, Dec 3   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

The Virtually Lit Zone

Thu, Dec 3   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen time Virtual Programming

Tired of only using Zoom for school? 

Take some time to unwind and stop by the Virtually Lit Zone, an exciting escape into remixed reality.

Think of this as a sampling plate of some of the Best Buy...

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The Virtually Lit Zone

Teen Time: Jeopardy

Thu, Dec 3   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

Multicultural Poetry, Short Fiction, and Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Dec 3   7:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Join us as we read diverse poetry and short fiction from around the world, and engage in creative writing exercises.

Thursdays at 7pm.  

Sign-up:  Please RSVP to recieve a Zoom link via email by 6:15pm on...

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Multicultural Poetry, Short Fiction, and Creative Writing for Teens

DEC
4

Virtual Board Games

Fri, Dec 4   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, Dec 4   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

BPL Virtual Mario Kart Tournament

Fri, Dec 4   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Remote learning stressing you out? Got a Nintendo Switch? Join us for BPL's Virtual Mario Kart session!

Play against your friends and folks from all across Brooklyn and dominate the race! All skill levels welcome!

No registration...

BPL Virtual Mario Kart Tournament

Book Fun Friday: Children of Blood and Bone

Fri, Dec 4   7:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion Virtual Programming

Miss Erica talks about Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyami. This is a fantasy book in which the female teenaged protagonist has magic power in a world in which the king has decided to kill or enslave everyone with magical power. She teams...

Book Fun Friday: Children of Blood and Bone

DEC
5

Virtual Chess (en Español)

Sat, Dec 5   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)

Recipe of the Month

Sat, Dec 5   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults cooking teen time Virtual Programming

On the first Saturday of every month, we'll be posting an easy recipe for you to try at home! Hop onto the Dyker Facebook to get a beginner's look at cooking and baking. 

Recipe of the Month

DEC
7

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Dec 7   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, Dec 7   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. 

 

Register
Kahoot! Trivia

DEC
8

Virtual Self-Love Journal Writing for Teens

Tue, Dec 8   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Do you like to write? Every week, 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

BPL Game Time - Rocket League

Tue, Dec 8   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

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, Dec 8   4:00 pm to 5:15 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

Teen DIY Holiday Cards and Tags

Tue, Dec 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults arts and crafts diy Virtual Programming

Join us on Tuesday December 8th at 4:00PM for DIY Holiday Cards and Tags. Create one-of-a-kind holiday cards and tags using decorative paper, stickers, paper die cuts, and washi tape.

Materials Needed:

Decorative Paper

...

Teen DIY Holiday Cards and Tags

YA Book Discussion: On the Come Up

Tue, Dec 8   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book club book discussion

Join Rugby's Miss Yolande for our December book discussion of On the Come Up by Angie Thomas. This book discussion will be broken up into 4 parts. This is part 2/4 Register now.

"Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the...

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YA Book Discussion: On the Come Up

Gaming for Teens: Among Us

Tue, Dec 8   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time video games Virtual Programming

Figure out who the imposters are! 

You have to download Among Us. The game is a free download on most phones or $5 on Steam.

We use Zoom to talk, so register for a secure link. 

Register
Gaming for Teens: Among Us

DEC
9

How To Access The Brooklyn Public Library's Online Resources

Wed, Dec 9   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults adult learning after school all ages

Stuck inside? Want to learn how to access the Brooklyn Public Library's free digital resources and databases to explore areas like your family history, learn a new skill, or find research for a school project? Join Jacob from the Leonard library...

How To Access The Brooklyn Public Library's Online Resources

Teen Book Club Homework Help on Discord

Wed, Dec 9   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, Dec 9   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

Cycle Alliance: A Pro-Period Advocacy Workshop for Teens

Wed, Dec 9   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

Virtual Teens Write Stuff Wednesdays

Wed, Dec 9   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, Dec 9   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

DEC
10

Teen Chess Basics Workshop

Thu, Dec 10   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

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Dec 10   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...

Register
Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Coding at Home: Code a Story

Thu, Dec 10   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults after school computer programming middle school science stem & steam

Attention all Middle Schoolers: Design your own “choose your own adventure story” using python coding. After learning some basic commands in python, you will be able to design decision trees that will entertain their friends, and express your...

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Coding at Home: Code a Story

Multicultural Poetry, Short Fiction, and Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Dec 10   7:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing teen time Virtual Programming

Join us as we read diverse poetry and short fiction from around the world, and engage in creative writing exercises.

Thursdays at 7pm.  

Sign-up:  Please RSVP to recieve a Zoom link via email by 6:15pm on...

Multicultural Poetry, Short Fiction, and Creative Writing for Teens

DEC
11

Teen Book Club Book Art Expression and Crafts on Discord

Fri, Dec 11   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

DIY: Masks

Fri, Dec 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults diy fiber arts Virtual Programming

Starting Monday, December 7th, pick up a grab-and-go bag from the Mill Basin Library! Bags include all the materials you need to make your very own resuable face mask with a filter pocket and adjustable ear loops -- fabric, elastic, a needle...

DIY: Masks

Book Fun Friday: Clap When You Land

Fri, Dec 11   7:00 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults book discussion Virtual Programming

Miss Erica talks about Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo. Clap When You Land is a novel in verse about two teenaged girls, one from the United States and one from the Dominican Republic, who discover that they are sisters when their father...

Book Fun Friday: Clap When You Land

DEC
12

Virtual Chess (en Español)

Sat, Dec 12   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)

DEC
14

Create with Canva Workshop for Teens

Mon, Dec 14   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

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