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Virtual Mini Storytime

Tue, Oct 27   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

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Oct 27   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 ...

Clinton Hill Library presents Virtual Kids Create! First 5 Years

Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Tue, Oct 27   10:30 am to 11:00 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 to receive the Zoom link.  We will email the link...

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Zoom Toddler Time with Miss Cindy

Virtual Babies & Books

Tue, Oct 27   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, Oct 27   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

Creative Aging: Don't Toss It, Collage It

Tue, Oct 27   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

Virtual Storytime

Tue, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading

**While our in-person events are on hold, we are offering virtual programming via Facebook Live broadcasts from our branches!**   

Join us for virtual storytime with books, songs, and tips for your child to acquire...

Virtual Storytime

McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: the case of the missing pumpkin

Tue, Oct 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years Virtual Programming

Come join McKinley Park Branch virtually on zoom with a read out loud and craft.

Registration Required!

Materials needed: construction paper/paper plate, glue, scissors and crayons/markers.

Zoom information...

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McKinley Park Branch Preschool Book Adventures: the case of the missing pumpkin

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

Resources to Successfully Reopen Your Business | NYC SBS

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

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Learn how to find information regarding State Reopening guidelines for your industry, and resources that are available to help your business adapt to a changing business environment.

Resources include:

Virtual Compliance Advisement...
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Resources to Successfully Reopen Your Business | NYC SBS

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

The Adult Learning Department and The Literacy Zone Virtual Open House!

Tue, Oct 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning hse never too late to learn

         Are you interested in earning your HSE Diploma or maybe need a refferal to help with an issue?  

It's possible at Brooklyn Public Library!  Join us for our Fall Virtual Open House on...

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The Adult Learning Department and The Literacy Zone Virtual Open House!

Mr. Mike talks about the first dinosaurs.

Tue, Oct 27   1:00 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

Kids little scientists Virtual Programming

Mr. Mike talks about what makes a dinosaur different from its close relatives in the Archosaurs, describes two of the archosaurs : Euparkeria and Ornithosuchus, that, while not being dinosaurs are likely very close to what the first dinosaur was...

Mr. Mike talks about the first dinosaurs.

Creative Aging: Remembering NY

Tue, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Older Adults creative aging Virtual Programming

Before you moved to New York, how did you imagine it would be? What did you leave behind? What songs or games did you bring with you to New York? What were your dreams? How has New York changed?

Through theater games, songs, storytelling...

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Creative Aging: Remembering NY

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

Cultivating Connections

Tue, Oct 27   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Adults gardening

Join us for Cultivating Connection of Pacific Library's Facebook Live. Connecting with nature has benefits on mental health and wellness. Gardening has shown to reduce stress and improve mood, likely from a combination of spending time...

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Cultivating Connections

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

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Homework Help is back at Brooklyn Public Library!

We're now offering Virtual Homework Help for students in grades: K-8, via Zoom. Homework Help is available in the following subjects: reading, writing, and math. 

We offer...

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Virtual Homework Help

BRICxHOME: Instagram Marketing for Small Businesses

Tue, Oct 27   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults bric community partner techknowledge Virtual Programming

Learn how to use Instagram for promoting your small business. This class covers setting up an Instagram Business account, the basics of posting, Instagram Stories, Analytics and posting strategies such as when to post, tagging, and adding...

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BRICxHOME: Instagram Marketing for Small Businesses

Marketing de Medios Sociales | NYC SBS

Tue, Oct 27   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults business community partner small business Virtual Programming

Las redes sociales se han convertido en una herramienta esencial de todas las pequeñas empresas modernas. El desafío para los emprendedores es saber cómo crear el contenido de redes sociales que sus clientes desean en las plataformas de redes...

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Marketing de Medios Sociales | NYC SBS

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Oct 27   2:30 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Homework Help is back at Brooklyn Public Library!

We're now offering Virtual Homework Help for students in grades: K-8, via Zoom. Homework Help is available in the following subjects: reading, writing, and math. 

We offer...

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Virtual Homework Help

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

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

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Oct 27   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Homework Help is back at Brooklyn Public Library!

We're now offering Virtual Homework Help for students in grades: K-8, via Zoom. Homework Help is available in the following subjects: reading, writing, and math. 

We offer...

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Virtual Homework Help

Nutrition Workshop

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

Adults Healthy Communities

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

Nutrition Workshop

Open Air Ask a Tech

Tue, Oct 27   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning computer basics computer programming techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers, find your way around the Internet or use your mobile device ? No time to attend a formal or Zoom class?

Bring your technology questions and receive an outdoor ...

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Open Air Ask a Tech

Virtual Homework Help

Tue, Oct 27   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids after school homework help teen time Virtual Programming

Homework Help is back at Brooklyn Public Library!

We're now offering Virtual Homework Help for students in grades: K-8, via Zoom. Homework Help is available in the following subjects: reading, writing, and math. 

We offer...

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Virtual Homework Help

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

Retro Gaming Stream

Tue, Oct 27   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time video games

If you enjoy retro video games, or have an interest in viewing a live stream of some classic games, then our Retro Gaming Stream is perfect for you. During this stream the Librarian/Gamer Yosenex,  will give some historical insight about...

Retro Gaming Stream

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

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

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

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....

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...

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Adult Book Club Book Discussion on Discord: Light and Fluffy

Chess Workshop

Tue, Oct 27   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

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

Coffee and Conversation - Zoom Chat

Tue, Oct 27   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

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

Adults adult learning conversations english conversation group immigrant services

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

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Legacy as a Feminist Icon

Tue, Oct 27   6:00 pm to 6:45 pm   Virtual

Adults author talks brooklyn history

Midwood Library is pleased to present a virtual lecture and discussion on the legacy of Brooklyn native and feminist icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Join us for a lively discussion as feminist author and historian Bonnie Anderson, a...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Legacy as a Feminist Icon

Framing the 28th Amendment 

Tue, Oct 27   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults 28th Amendment bpl presents Our Lives Our Democracy

The four Framers of BPL’s 28th Amendment discuss the process of crafting a legally actionable amendment based on the ideas gathered from hundreds of participants from the 32 town halls. Anand Giridharadas, author (Winners Take All; The True...

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Framing the 28th Amendment 

Story Time with Mr. Clyde

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

Kids all ages halloween storytime

Story Time for Kids with the Kidsmobile Guy

Story Time with Mr. Clyde

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The Magic of Meditation with the Children's Museum of Manhattan

Wed, Oct 28   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Kids Culture Pass Virtual Programming

We will discuss the benefits of, as well as strategies for, mindfulness and meditation. We will go through a meditation together and then create our own magic mindful breathing wand together.

 

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The Magic of Meditation with the Children's Museum of Manhattan

Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 28   10:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Adults conversations multilingual

Learn and practice basic Hebrew in a supportive atmosphere

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Virtual Hebrew Conversation Group

Mermaid Story Time

Wed, Oct 28   10:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years LGBTQ storytime

Join us on our Facebook page for a very special Mermaid Story Time!

Mermaid Story Time

Toddler Zoom With Ms. Ann

Wed, Oct 28   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time Virtual Programming

Join Ms. Ann from the Mill Basin Library for Zoom Toddler Time. We will read stories, sing song perhaps even learn a new literacy tip.  Please register in the link at the right. You will receive the sign in information at least 1 hour before...

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Toddler Zoom With Ms. Ann

S.E.E. Yourself Healthy Virtual Workshops

Wed, Oct 28   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Older Adults bklyn incubator health and wellness Healthy Communities

The purpose of these workshops is to educate Older Adult populations with practical approaches to lifestyle modification and intervention. The plan is to change behaviors and lifestyle choices which are key elements in the development and...

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S.E.E. Yourself Healthy Virtual Workshops

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