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30

Justice Initiatives Book Club: Blood in the Water by Heather Ann Thompson

Mon, Nov 30   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults anti-racism justice initiatives

On September 9, 1971 nearly 1,300 people took over the Attica Correctional Facility to negotiate for better living conditions, labor rights, and political rights. These negotiations came to an abrupt end when state troopers were...

Justice Initiatives Book Club: Blood in the Water by Heather Ann Thompson

Polish for Beginners

Mon, Nov 30   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning polish world language conversation

They say that Polish is the most difficult language in the world. Do you want to find out if it's true? Or maybe you would like to be able to order borscht and dumplings in Polish? Greenpoint Library starts the virtual Polish for Beginners course...

Polish for Beginners

Virtual Polish Book Discussion Club

Mon, Nov 30   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion

Brooklyn Public Library invites you to the virtual book discussion club in Polish. The presented book is "Hłasko" by Radosław Młynarczyk. The e-book for the participants of the discussion was provided by Czarne Publishing House. A...

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Virtual Polish Book Discussion Club

Adult Book Club/Discussion "Power of Three" by Diana Wynne Jones

Mon, Nov 30   8:00 pm to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club book discussion Virtual Programming

Ayna could predict the future.

Cari could find what was lost.

Gair thought he was ordinary.

The three children of Gest, the chief of Garholt, know the perils of the Moor on which they live. The Dorig, their people's...

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Adult Book Club/Discussion "Power of Three" by Diana Wynne Jones

DEC
1

Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Tue, Dec 1   1:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

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 Holiday Virtual StoryTime.   If you want to see the FaceBook post Go to https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/.      Click on. POSTS on the left side of the page. 

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Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Virtual StoryTime with Coney Librarians

Tue, Dec 1   1:00 am to 11:30 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years holiday preschool Virtual Programming

Join us for a storytime incorporating stories, songs, rhymes and tips for your child to acquire early literacy, fine motor, and language developmental skills. Celebrate thankfulness and kindness.

While our in-person events...

Virtual StoryTime with Coney Librarians

Virtual Mini Storytime

Tue, Dec 1   10:00 am to 10:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime Virtual Programming

Engage in active screentime with this pre-recorded "mini" storytime, featuring 1 song, 1 book, and 1 additional activity.

Videos will be available for 48 hours after posting, so you can watch when it works best for your family! ...

Virtual Mini Storytime

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Dec 1   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years kids create Virtual Programming

Join us every Tuesday for a new art project you can easily replicate at home.  These fun artistic exploration with help your little one develop their creativity and their fine motor skills.

Each new video will is ...

Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Holiday New Book Raffle

Tue, Dec 1   10:00 am to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults apple bank

Join in on the HOLIDAYS NEW BOOK RAFFLE

FREE TO ENTER

Just Register here with Your Name and Email and if your registration is pulled, YOU WILL WIN A COPY OF THE NEW BOOK, "The Promised Land", by Barack Obama, or "Leave the World...

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Holiday New Book Raffle

Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Tue, Dec 1   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Windsor Terrace's own Miss Cindy for songs, rhymes, and stories.  Bring your shakers, rattles, instruments, or just some pots and pans to make music.

Please register by 9:30 AM on the day of the program to receive the Zoom...

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Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Tue, Dec 1   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years preschool storytime

Join us for an interactive Virtual Storytime on Zoom, with Ms. Abby from the Cypress Hills Library! We will be sharing books, songs, rhymes, and tips for development of early literacy skills. Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers are all...

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Zoom Storytime with Ms. Abby!

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Dec 1   10:45 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years babies & books early literacy first five years Virtual Programming

Spend fifteen minutes with Macon children's librarians to learn lap rhymes, finger plays, and early literacy tips for interacting with your baby and fostering a lifelong love of reading.

This will be broadcast from the Macon Library...

Virtual Babies & Books

Bebés Geniales

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Brainy Babies early literacy first five years multilingual storytime

Acompáñenos en un programa en zoom para los padres y los cuidadores de Nueva York que ayudan al desarrollo mental de niños de edad 0 a 3. Incluye cuentos e historias en inglés y español, consejos, artesanías, canciones, mira y repite, y más!...

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Bebés Geniales

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family stomp clap and sing Virtual Programming

Multi-award winning children's artist, Lucy Kalantari, brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life....

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Creative Aging: Don't Toss It, Collage It

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults arts and crafts creative aging Virtual Programming

Get all of your articles, papers, pictures…but don’t throw them out! Instead of tossing them out, get creative and turn them into a collage!

Dave Johnson is a master at the art of collage, and in this 9-week workshop, he will show you how...

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Creative Aging: Don't Toss It, Collage It

Resume & Career Help Live!

Tue, Dec 1   11:00 am to 1:00 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....

Resume & Career Help Live!

Virtual Sign Language Class

Tue, Dec 1   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   Virtual

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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 Sign Language Class

Tue, Dec 1   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...

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Virtual Sign Language Class

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 1   12:15 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

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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

Lee Conmigo

Tue, Dec 1   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

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Lee Conmigo – ¡Lee! ¡Hable! ¡Cante! ¡Juegue! Una serie de cuatro talleres virtuales sobre buenas prácticas para cuidadores de niños jóvenes. Vamos a aprender como apoyar el desarrollo mental de nuestros niños en cada momento del día, en casa,...

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Lee Conmigo

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike talks about the First Birds

Tue, Dec 1   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids little scientists storytime Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike talks about the First Birds: Archaeopteryx, Confusciornis and Iberomesornis. 

Click here to access the video.

Kids Explore: Mr. Mike talks about the First Birds

Creative Aging: Remembering NY

Tue, Dec 1   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

"It's like participating in your own weekly TV show!"  

Join teaching artist Jose Joaquin Garcia as he guides you through your first memories of living in New York via theater games, songs, storytelling, and...

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Creative Aging: Remembering NY

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 1   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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

BRICxHome: How to Edit Your Podcast

Tue, Dec 1   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bric community partner techknowledge Virtual Programming

Interested in making a podcast but don’t know how to edit? Learn simple editing tools to make your podcast sound better, as well as free and inexpensive software options for editing at home or on the go. You’ll also work with audio clips and free...

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BRICxHome: How to Edit Your Podcast

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Dec 1   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

Virtual Homework Help

Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Tue, Dec 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Adults book club 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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Gerritsen Beach Adult Storytime

Virtual Homework Help

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

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

Virtual Homework Help

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

Meditation, Spirituality, Faith and Self-Knowledge

Tue, Dec 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

3:00pm - Guided meditation 🧘‍♀️🧘‍♂️, breath-work, and group chanting of “OM” 🕉 mantra
3:20pm - Spirituality teachings of the week on realizing the True Self 💟, the divinity within us, and the practices of Self-knowledge 🕉, oneness and...

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Meditation, Spirituality, Faith and Self-Knowledge

Aaand I Lost...| BPL Gaming Stream

Tue, Dec 1   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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Aaand I Lost... is a new interactive (ish) BPL gaming stream where Tyler the librarian 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...

Aaand I Lost...| BPL Gaming Stream

Jackbox Games

Tue, Dec 1   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

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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

One-on-One Legal Clinic for Entrepreneurs

Tue, Dec 1   3:30 pm to 5:15 pm   Virtual

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The Business & Career Center is partnering with the City Bar Justice Center’s Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project (NELP) to offer a virtual small business legal clinic. This clinic, conducted by NELP, is an opportunity for entrepreneurs...

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One-on-One Legal Clinic for Entrepreneurs

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

Chess Workshop

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

Kids after school Chess Workshop

Learn the basics or improve your game with chess master Juan Tica. 

Both beginners and advanced players are welcome.

RSVP required. Limit 15 participants. You must register at least  two hours before the workshop begins...

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Chess Workshop

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

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Dec 1   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

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Virtual Homework Help

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

Sheepsheadbay library presents Virtual Art Studio with Artist - instructor, Elena Zelenina.

Tue, Dec 1   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

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Virtual Art Studio with the Artist instructor, Elena Zelenina.

Learn to draw in Sheepshead Bay's virtual art studio. Click this link to Meet our art students and explore their art.  Art homework and student discussion.Join...

Sheepsheadbay library presents Virtual Art Studio with Artist - instructor, Elena Zelenina.

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Dec 1   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults conversations

New Utrecht patrons meet for an informal virtual get-together over coffee or your favorite beverage.  

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Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Dec 1   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Need help with homework? We can help! Homework Help is back —virtually—at Brooklyn Public Library!

At BPL we’ve been assisting students with their homework  for over 10 years! Let one of our vetted and trained volunteer tutors,...

Virtual Homework Help

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Dec 1   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

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

The College Experience

Tue, Dec 1   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

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Come experience what it’s like to be in college, presented by professors of Kingsborough Community College!

Hear real mini lectures Meet staff and faculty Ask any questions you may have  

College is an exciting place full...

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The College Experience

Kumina

Tue, Dec 1   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults bpl presents Virtual Programming

KUMINA is an indigenized Jamaican ‘call and response’ practice of Congolese origin. From its earliest days, this framework around drum and dance and its retention, is sustained by practitioners who pass down the tradition through many generations...

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Kumina

Story Time With Mr. Clyde

Tue, Dec 1   7:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Virtual

Kids all ages bedtime stories

Silly Sleepy Time Stories!

Story Time With Mr. Clyde

Sheepshead Bay Library presents Virtual Talents Without Borders

Tue, Dec 1   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

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Sheepshead Bay Library proudly showcases our talented library patrons. 

This Russian language program explores diversity through music, dance, art, and theater. Our goal is to engage, educate, encourage, and inspire a variety of...

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Sheepshead Bay Library presents Virtual Talents Without Borders

DEC
2

Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Wed, Dec 2   1:00 am to 11:00 pm   Virtual

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 Holiday Virtual StoryTime.   If you want to see the FaceBook post Go to https://www.facebook.com/ConeyIslandLibrary/.      Click on. POSTS on the left side of the page. 

Go to Holiday Virtual...

Holiday Virtual StoryTime. Books for the public to choose

Holiday New Book Raffle

Wed, Dec 2   10:00 am to 9:00 pm   Virtual

Adults apple bank

Join in on the HOLIDAYS NEW BOOK RAFFLE

FREE TO ENTER

Just Register here with Your Name and Email and if your registration is pulled, YOU WILL WIN A COPY OF THE NEW BOOK, "The Promised Land", by Barack Obama, or "Leave the World...

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Holiday New Book Raffle

Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group For Beginnners

Wed, Dec 2   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults conversations multilingual

All beginners welcome to practice elementary Hebrew. For all of those who missed last week's class cancelled due to an unforseen emergency, we will resume same time this Wednesday.

 

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Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group For Beginnners

Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

Wed, Dec 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann on the Mill Basin Library Facebook Page for songs stories and literacy tips. It is geared for children ages 18mos. to 36mos. The video will remain on our facebook page for 48hrs.

Toddler Time With Ms. Ann

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