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OCT
22

Virtual D&D: Curse of Strahd!

Thu, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults table-top & board games teen time

Enter the cursed land of Barovia with Dungeon Master Eric Horwitz, in an exciting game of Dungeons and Dragons! 

Virtual D&D: Curse of Strahd!

Looking Forward: Previewing The Bartered Bride with the Bronx Opera Company

Thu, Oct 22   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Culture Pass Virtual Programming

When we get back onstage, Bronx Opera will present Smetana’s marvelously tuneful BARTERED BRIDE, in a production updated to the 1950s. Tune in for a preview with our cast members, director, and designers.

This program is intended for...

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Looking Forward: Previewing The Bartered Bride with the Bronx Opera Company

OCT
23

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 23   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Knit Together

Fri, Oct 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

We can all sit in our homes and knit by ourselves, or we can knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

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Knit Together

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 23   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults english conversation group esol

Virtual English Conversation Group

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Virtual ESOL Conversation Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 23   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 23   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations russian Virtual Programming world language conversation

Practice your Russian language skills in a friendly environment. For adults who have some basic knowledge of Russian language and want to improve fluency. Everyone is welcome.

Please register for the program. Registration is going to be...

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Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Chinese Cultures: Poetry

Fri, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults chinese lectures and discussions multilingual poetry

This program is open to all adult Brooklyn Public Library patrons and is free. Please submit your name plus your e-mail address and a link will be sent to you at least 24 hours earlier. 

Chinese Cultures: Poetry

OCT
24

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 24   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services Virtual Programming

Join other adults who are learning to speak English on Zoom. 
Please  register with your name and email. The Zoom link will be emailed one hour before the program starts. 

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

CyPurr Collective Cybersecurity Workshop

Sat, Oct 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults internet safety techknowledge Virtual Programming

Join the CyPurr Collective for a privacy and security workshop. Topic TBD.

This workshop will take place online via Zoom. Please RSVP to receive the Zoom link prior to the event.

The CyPurr Collective is a group of some tech-...

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CyPurr Collective Cybersecurity Workshop

OCT
25

Living Poets

Sun, Oct 25   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing poetry

Living Poets is a 10-week class exploring work by some of the most dynamic and groundbreaking contemporary poets writing today. Students will engage in close readings with each poet's work and will have opportunities to respond with poems of...

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Living Poets

Living Poets

Sun, Oct 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing poetry

Living Poets is a 10-week class exploring work by some of the most dynamic and groundbreaking contemporary poets writing today. Students will engage in close readings with each poet's work and will have opportunities to respond with poems of...

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Living Poets

OCT
26

Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Mon, Oct 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

We can all sit in our homes and knit by ourselves, or we can knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

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Gathering Wool: knit and crochet

Virtual English Conversation Group

Mon, Oct 26   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Adult Book Discussion: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Mon, Oct 26   3:00 pm to 4:15 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Join our virtual book discussion group offered by Dyker Library on Zoom. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour...

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Adult Book Discussion: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Justice Initiatives Book Club: Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, and a Road to Repair by Danielle Sered

Mon, Oct 26   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism justice initiatives

Until We Reckon came out of the author’s work as Director of Common Justice, a Brooklyn-based restorative justice project, as well as her experience as an individual harmed by violence. The book makes a compelling case that our current...

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Justice Initiatives Book Club: Until We Reckon: Violence, Mass Incarceration, and a Road to Repair by Danielle Sered

Jewish Diaspora in China: Sephardi Jews in Shanghai

Mon, Oct 26   6:15 pm to 7:15 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism chinese Jewish Refugees Exhibit Virtual Programming

The development and prosperity of Shanghai in the middle of 19th century to the early 20th century couldn't have been possible withouth contributions of the Jewish community, who are predominantly composed of Sephardic Jews and their descendants...

Jewish Diaspora in China: Sephardi Jews in Shanghai

Adult Book Club/Discussion "Dogsbody" by Diana Wynne Jones

Mon, Oct 26   8:00 pm to 9:30 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Join us as we discuss another book by legendary fantasy writer Diana Wynne Jones.  This funny, heartbreaking, stunning book is "Dogsbody".The Dog Star, Sirius, is tried - and found guilty - by his heavenly peers for a murder he did not...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion "Dogsbody" by Diana Wynne Jones

OCT
27

Virtual Sign Language Class

Tue, Oct 27   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning Events for Youth and Family inclusive services sign language

Our once in-person American Sign Language classes are now virtual! Join Sabrina, Communication Specialist from ADAPT Community Network, and Librarian Rachel, every Tuesday at 12pm.

This class is open to people of all...

Virtual Sign Language Class

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 27   12:15 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Adult Storytime

Tue, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book discussion storytime

Have you ever wished someone would read to you as an adult?  Do you want to take in some good literature without spending a lot of time on it? At adult storytime, a librarian will read short stories and/or poetry to you, and all you have to...

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Adult Storytime

Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshop

Tue, Oct 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults cooking

Free virtual nutrition lesson that incorporates healthy cooking tips on a budget

Eat Healthy Be Active Community Workshop

TECH BALANCE: CÓMO BALANCEAR LOS MEDIOS DIGITALES Y TECNOLOGÍA EN EL HOGAR

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

Adults first five years Media Mentorship spanish Virtual Programming

Un taller interactivo para padres de niños entre 0 y 5 años

Trabajando en asociación con Common Sense Media, BPL gustosamente ofrece este taller para padres y cuidadores sobre como guiar el tiempo de niños enfrente de pantallas. La...

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TECH BALANCE: CÓMO BALANCEAR LOS MEDIOS DIGITALES Y TECNOLOGÍA EN EL HOGAR

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Oct 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career resume Virtual Programming

Get assistance with your resume, cover letter, or career-related questions live with a librarian via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 30 minutes of feedback and guidance.

Please register here on our event page to reserve your spot....

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Resume & Career Help Live!

Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Light and Fluffy

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

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 ages 18 and up. 
 

We will discuss the current book.
What are your likes or dislikes of it so far? If we’ve...

Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Light and Fluffy

Author Talk and Book Discussion "Freedom Lessons" A Novel by Eileen Harrison Sanchez

Tue, Oct 27   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism author talks book club book discussion

Come meet Eileen Harrison Sanchez, author of "Freedom Lessons" and ask her questions over Zoom video conferencing.  The title is available as an eBook.  You can reach BPL's catalog to check out the eBook and/or place a Hold by clicking...

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Author Talk and Book Discussion "Freedom Lessons" A Novel by Eileen Harrison Sanchez

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 27   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

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Join other adults who are learning to speak English for fun conversation online with Zoom video!

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

OCT
28

Virtual English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 28   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Chinese Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 28   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning chinese conversations Virtual Programming

Welcome to join other students in learning to speak Chinese through this virtual Chinese Conversation Group for beginners. Please register for this group with your name and email. The zoom link will be sent to your email one hour before the...

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Virtual Chinese Conversation Group

"Artist Talk by Reetu Sattar" with the Swiss Institute

Wed, Oct 28   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bengali Culture Pass Virtual Programming

"In the style of a television talk show host, Dhaka-based artist Reetu Sattar will lead a conversation on the public protest in Bangladesh during Covid 19 named 'Covid 19 On the Road'. 

     [বাংলাদেশ টেলিভিশানের...

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"Artist Talk by Reetu Sattar" with the Swiss Institute

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Wed, Oct 28   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations support groups Virtual Programming

The group is informal and completely free, it is a peer support group. This program is only for those who lost their loved ones to suicide.

No need to struggle alone. Come and share your story with other survivors for mutual support....

Suicide Survivors Grief Support Group

Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

Wed, Oct 28   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

Looking for company while your hands are busy with yarn or textiles? Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting/sewing/fiber arts session to share your projects and hangout.

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to host...

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Knit, Crochet & Sew Together

OCT
29

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Oct 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

How to sleep without counting sheep

Thu, Oct 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Healthy Communities Virtual Programming

Join Bracha Rupp and Esty Moradi from OHEL Children's Home and Family Services for a 3 week Emotional Well-Being Series every Thursday at 11:00AM:

Thursday, October 15th @ 11:00AM- Reaching your inner calm: Finding peace in...

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How to sleep without counting sheep

Virtual Crafty Chat: Knit and Crochet Style!

Thu, Oct 29   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

At our October meeting, we're going to talk about amigurumi, and other knit and crochet toys.

Welcome to our Fiber Art circle which you help to build! Whether you are a beginner or an expert, join us as we chat and work on our...

Virtual Crafty Chat: Knit and Crochet Style!

Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Thu, Oct 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults support groups Virtual Programming

Facilitated by Jennette Selig, PD (DTI), CLEC, CCCE. Jennette is a neighborhood mom in North Brooklyn, childbirth educator, and lactation educator/counselor. 

**Registration Required!

We will be using Zoom to host this...

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Expecting and New Parents Support Group

Virtual English Conversation Group

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

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual D&D: Curse of Strahd!

Thu, Oct 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Adults table-top & board games teen time

Enter the cursed land of Barovia with Dungeon Master Eric Horwitz, in an exciting game of Dungeons and Dragons! 

Virtual D&D: Curse of Strahd!

The Macon Writing Circle

Thu, Oct 29   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults creative writing Virtual Programming writing workshop

THE MACON WRITING CIRCLE is a bi-weekly, inclusive and supportive writing group for people interested in writing work that reflects the African Diaspora. No writing background is required and all genres are welcome. We’ll meet every other...

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The Macon Writing Circle

OCT
30

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 30   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Knit Together

Fri, Oct 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Adults fiber arts knitting and crocheting Virtual Programming

We can all sit in our homes and knit by ourselves, or we can knit together! Join us for a Zoom knitting/crocheting hangout and share your projects and your morning coffee. 

**Registration required!

We will be using Zoom to...

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Knit Together

Virtual ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 30   1:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults english conversation group esol

Virtual English Conversation Group

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Virtual ESOL Conversation Group

Virtual Book Club: Villette

Fri, Oct 30   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Welcome!  We're going to read Villette by Charlotte Bronte at this meeting and discuss.  Please join us for literary fun in an informal and jovial atmosphere.

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Virtual Book Club: Villette

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 30   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

Join other adults who are learning to speak English online on Zoom video. 

Please register with your name and email to receive the information to join the group. The Zoom link will be emailed one (1) hour before the group...

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Fri, Oct 30   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults conversations russian Virtual Programming world language conversation

Practice your Russian language skills in a friendly environment. For adults who have some basic knowledge of Russian language and want to improve fluency. Everyone is welcome.

Please register for the program. Registration is going to be...

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Virtual Russian Conversation Group

Chinese Cultures: Poetry

Fri, Oct 30   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults chinese lectures and discussions multilingual poetry

This program is open to all adult Brooklyn Public Library patrons and is free. Please submit your name plus your e-mail address and a link will be sent to you at least 24 hours earlier. 

Chinese Cultures: Poetry

OCT
31

Virtual English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 31   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults conversations english conversation group immigrant services Virtual Programming

Join other adults who are learning to speak English on Zoom. 
Please  register with your name and email. The Zoom link will be emailed one hour before the program starts. 

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Virtual English Conversation Group

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