E.g., Aug 19 2019
AUG
20

Storytime

Tue, Aug 20   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Perfecting Your Pitch

Tue, Aug 20   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults business

Meet Camille Newman-Alleyne, first place winner of the 2010 PowerUP! Business Plan Competition and many other pitch competitions. Camille will conduct an interactive workshop on how to craft a great pitch that explains the purpose of your company...

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Perfecting Your Pitch

AUG
21

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Aug 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

AUG
23

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

Fri, Aug 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Relax and enjoy the pleasures of Meditation...  can't bend into the Lotus Position, no problem, you can sit in a chair and Meditate the Western Way...

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

AUG
24

Science Fiction and Fantasy Film Festival : Death Race

Sat, Aug 24   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Adults movies at the library

Ex-con Jensen Ames is forced by the warden of a notorious prison to compete in our post-industrial world's most popular sport: a car race in which inmates must brutalize and kill one another on the road to victory.

Jason Statham and...

Science Fiction and Fantasy Film Festival : Death Race

AUG
27

Storytime

Tue, Aug 27   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

AUG
28

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Aug 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

Magic Show: Amazing Ken with Ken Levy

Wed, Aug 28   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids magic show summer reading closing celebration

Prepare to be amazed as Brooklyn’s own “Amazing Ken” delights with magic.  Music, illusions, and full audience participation make this a delightful experience for the entire family.

Magic Show: Amazing Ken with Ken Levy

SEP
3

Storytime

Tue, Sep 3   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

SEP
4

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Sep 4   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

SEP
7

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Sat, Sep 7   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults mental health mhfa

As part of the City's ThriveNYC initiative, the NYC Health Department is offering free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training to all New Yorkers. This is an eight hour training. Youth Mental Health First Aid introduces participants to...

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

SEP
10

Storytime

Tue, Sep 10   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

SEP
11

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Sep 11   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

SEP
17

Storytime

Tue, Sep 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

SEP
18

Mental Health First Aid

Wed, Sep 18   9:30 am to 5:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults mental health mhfa

As part of the City's ThriveNYC initiative, the NYC Health Department is offering free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training to all New Yorkers. This is an eight hour training. Mental Health First Aid trainings provide proven...

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Mental Health First Aid

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Sep 18   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

SEP
24

Storytime

Tue, Sep 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

SEP
25

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Sep 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

Billy Bragg Discusses "The Three Dimensions of Freedom," with Amy Goodman

Wed, Sep 25   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults author talks bpl presents

Co-presented with Greenlight Books, BPL Presents musician and activist Billy Bragg, in conversation with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman. Bragg diagnoses the crisis of accountability in Western democracies in this new series of political...

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Billy Bragg Discusses "The Three Dimensions of Freedom," with Amy Goodman

OCT
1

Storytime

Tue, Oct 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

OCT
5

Events for Youth and Families: A Bilingual Family Concert with Mister G

Sat, Oct 5   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

Ben Gundersheimer (MISTER G) is a Latin GRAMMY Award-winning artist, author, activist, and educator. Hailed as “a bilingual rock star” by the Washington Post, he tours internationally playing everywhere from Lollapalooza and Lincoln Center to...

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Events for Youth and Families: A Bilingual Family Concert with Mister G

OCT
8

Storytime

Tue, Oct 8   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Sunny Songsters

Tue, Oct 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Come sing and dance with the Sunny Songsters! We take children on an exciting musical journey filled with instruments, scarves, bubbles and much more. We sing a mix of original tunes and classic children's songs.

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Sunny Songsters

OCT
12

Events for Youth & Families: New York International Children's Film Festival: Kid Flicks One

Sat, Oct 12   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids family movie movies

Bigger, brighter, bolder—change is in the air in NYICFF Kid Flicks 1, brimming with fun and clever stories of growth and transformation. If you’ve ever been the youngest of the group, you’ll sympathize with the little tadpole who always falls a...

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Events for Youth & Families: New York International Children's Film Festival: Kid Flicks One

OCT
15

Storytime

Tue, Oct 15   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Franklin Furnace: Performance Is Public Artist Talk and Reception

Tue, Oct 15   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Adults bpl presents exhibitions

We welcome you to an artist talk with visionary artist and Franklin Furnace Founder Martha Wilson. Reception to follow with light fare and refreshments served.

View information on the Franklin Furnace: Performance Is Public exhibition...

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Franklin Furnace: Performance Is Public Artist Talk and Reception

OCT
19

Events for Youth and Families: Schoolhouse Rock by Plaza Theatrical Productions

Sat, Oct 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

"Schoolhouse Rock" A pop culture phenomenon comes to the musical stage in Schoolhouse Rock Live! The Emmy Award-winning 1970s Saturday morning cartoon series that taught history, grammar, math and more through clever, tuneful songs is not only...

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Events for Youth and Families: Schoolhouse Rock by Plaza Theatrical Productions

OCT
21

Ask for More: Salary Negotiation Workshop

Mon, Oct 21   6:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults business

The Library’s Business & Career Center has partnered with women.nyc and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) to present this workshop that will empower you to successfully negotiate for fair pay for the rest of your career...

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Ask for More: Salary Negotiation Workshop

OCT
22

Storytime

Tue, Oct 22   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Fiddle Foxes

Tue, Oct 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Join the Fiddle Foxes for an unforgettable musical adventure that will have both kids and grownups rockin’ and rollin’! Designed for children to have an all-out blast while exploring their musical intuition, Fiddle Foxes perform an array of kids...

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Fiddle Foxes

OCT
26

Events for Youth and Families: Hot Peas 'n Butter Live! Music for Every Nation & Generation

Sat, Oct 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

Led by Danny Lapidus, the award-winning family music band, Hot Peas 'n Butter, wows thousands of young audiences across the nation every year with their interactive, roots music from around the world.

With eight award-winning albums and...

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Events for Youth and Families: Hot Peas 'n Butter Live! Music for Every Nation & Generation

OCT
29

Storytime

Tue, Oct 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

NOV
2

Events for Youth and Families: Calpulli Community Celebrates Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead)

Sat, Nov 2   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music performance

Join young dancers from Calpulli Community as they perform to festive songs in honor of dia de muertos (day of the dead), a native Mexican tradition that celebrates the unending bonds between us and our loved ones.

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Events for Youth and Families: Calpulli Community Celebrates Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead)

NOV
5

Storytime

Tue, Nov 5   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Stomp, Clap & Sing: Music with Marc: Around the World and Back Again!

Tue, Nov 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Marc Evan Diaz is an accomplished Urban Music Educator and Music Producer who has produced 16 international children’s albums representing songs from different countries, styles, and time periods. Come sing with Marc as we explore music from this...

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Stomp, Clap & Sing: Music with Marc: Around the World and Back Again!

NOV
9

Events for Youth and Families: Book Launch: Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure by Eva Chen

Sat, Nov 9   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids author talks

Brooklyn Public Library and Stories Bookshop are thrilled to present an afternoon of fun and fashion with Eva Chen for Brooklyn families. Come hear her new picture book, Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure!

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Events for Youth and Families: Book Launch: Juno Valentine and the Fantastic Fashion Adventure by Eva Chen

NOV
12

Storytime

Tue, Nov 12   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

NOV
16

Events for Youth and Families: The Monster Who Ate My Peas by ArtsPower

Sat, Nov 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids performance

Based on the multi-award winning book written by Danny Schnitzlein and illustrated by Matthew Faulkner, ArtsPower’s musical tells the funny and poignant story of a young boy who doesn’t want to eat his peas. When a crafty monster appears...

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Events for Youth and Families: The Monster Who Ate My Peas by ArtsPower

NOV
19

Storytime

Tue, Nov 19   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

NOV
23

Events for Youth and Families: Cara's Caterpillars

Sat, Nov 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids live music music performance

Clap, dance, sing, and party along with Cara Samantha and her magical musicians as they crawl their way into your hearts with a variety of pop, Motown, Disney, and family favorite songs!

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Events for Youth and Families: Cara's Caterpillars

NOV
26

Storytime

Tue, Nov 26   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

DEC
3

Storytime

Tue, Dec 3   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

DEC
10

Storytime

Tue, Dec 10   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

DEC
17

Storytime

Tue, Dec 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

DEC
24

Storytime

Tue, Dec 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

DEC
31

Storytime

Tue, Dec 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

JAN
7

Storytime

Tue, Jan 7   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

JAN
14

Storytime

Tue, Jan 14   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

JAN
21

Storytime

Tue, Jan 21   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

JAN
28

Storytime

Tue, Jan 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

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