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MAY
19

Board Games

Thu, May 19   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen time

Kids and Teens come after school for classic board games fun! Monopoly, Jenga, Uno, Chess, Checkers and more. 

Board Games

Teen Time

Thu, May 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

Book discussion (virtual)

Thu, May 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults book discussion teen time

Please join Ms. Yolande every Thursday at 4:00pm for a book discussion. This month's book is entitled "Such a fun age" by Kiley Reid.

Emira Tucker is called in last-minute to her babysitting job due to an emergency. While she’s out with...

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Book discussion (virtual)

MAY
20

Computers for First Timers

Fri, May 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults adult learning computer basics

Never too late to learn.  Computers for first timers will introduce you to using a PC, mouse, keyboard, and getting online and using email.  

Computers for First Timers

Grab and go Fridays

Fri, May 20   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids arts and crafts kids explore

Come in for a craft surpise each week at 3:00pm until 6:00 pm or while supplies last.

Grab and  go Fridays

MAY
21

Saturday Storytime (virtual)

Sat, May 21   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Virtual

Kids kids explore saturday storytime

Storytimes act as an integral part of early literacy education by introducing young children to books, rhymes, music and other literacy-based activities. 

Saturday Storytime (virtual)

MAY
23

Arts and Craft

Mon, May 23   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Show your creative side. Make new friends.

Arts and Craft

MAY
24

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, May 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 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

MAY
25

Kids Chess Workshop

Wed, May 25   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

New to chess or want to sharpen your skills?  Learn from the master... Juan Tica! This is an in person program. You will paly one on one with Juan and others.  Classes are every Wednesday 3:30 - 5:30 in the Paerdegat library...

Kids Chess Workshop

MAY
26

Board Games

Thu, May 26   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen time

Kids and Teens come after school for classic board games fun! Monopoly, Jenga, Uno, Chess, Checkers and more. 

Board Games

Teen Time

Thu, May 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

MAY
27

Computers for First Timers

Fri, May 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults adult learning computer basics

Never too late to learn.  Computers for first timers will introduce you to using a PC, mouse, keyboard, and getting online and using email.  

Computers for First Timers

Grab and go Fridays

Fri, May 27   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids arts and crafts kids explore

Come in for a craft surpise each week at 3:00pm until 6:00 pm or while suppies last.

Grab and  go Fridays

JUN
1

Kids Chess Workshop

Wed, Jun 1   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

New to chess or want to sharpen your skills?  Learn from the master... Juan Tica! This is an in person program. You will paly one on one with Juan and others.  Classes are every Wednesday 3:30 - 5:30 in the Paerdegat library...

Kids Chess Workshop

JUN
2

Board Games

Thu, Jun 2   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen time

Kids and Teens come after school for classic board games fun! Monopoly, Jenga, Uno, Chess, Checkers and more. 

Board Games

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 2   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

JUN
3

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 3   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUN
4

Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Sat, Jun 4   10:00 am to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids summer reading kickoff

Save the date for Paerdegat's annual Summer Reading party in the garden. Join us for live music and performances throughout the day. Craft stations, goodie bags, book giveaway.  

Summer Reading Kickoff Party

BPL 125th: Southeast Brooklyn’s Pop-Up Fair

Sat, Jun 4   11:00 am to 2:00 pm   Marine Park

Adults arts and crafts bpl 125 BPL Outdoors Events for Youth and Family

Time to celebrate with Brooklyn Public Library! 

Join us in Marine Park on Saturday, June 4th for an afternoon of free activities and giveaways. We'll be near the corner of Avenue S and 32nd Street from 11am to 2pm. 

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BPL 125th: Southeast Brooklyn’s Pop-Up Fair

Birthday Bash with DJ Passa Passa

Sat, Jun 4   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults Events for Youth and Family live music summer reading kickoff

Celebrate BPL's 125th birthday with dancehall music live with DJ Passa Passa. This event is part of Summer Reading (check the calendar for family programs throughout the day). DJ starts at 2 pm. 

Featured Event
Birthday Bash with DJ Passa Passa

JUN
8

Kids Chess Workshop

Wed, Jun 8   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

New to chess or want to sharpen your skills?  Learn from the master... Juan Tica! This is an in person program. You will paly one on one with Juan and others.  Classes are every Wednesday 3:30 - 5:30 in the Paerdegat library...

Kids Chess Workshop

JUN
9

Board Games

Thu, Jun 9   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen time

Kids and Teens come after school for classic board games fun! Monopoly, Jenga, Uno, Chess, Checkers and more. 

Board Games

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 9   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

JUN
10

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 10   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUN
15

Kids Chess Workshop

Wed, Jun 15   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

New to chess or want to sharpen your skills?  Learn from the master... Juan Tica! This is an in person program. You will paly one on one with Juan and others.  Classes are every Wednesday 3:30 - 5:30 in the Paerdegat library...

Kids Chess Workshop

JUN
16

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 16   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

JUN
17

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUN
22

Kids Chess Workshop

Wed, Jun 22   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

New to chess or want to sharpen your skills?  Learn from the master... Juan Tica! This is an in person program. You will paly one on one with Juan and others.  Classes are every Wednesday 3:30 - 5:30 in the Paerdegat library...

Kids Chess Workshop

JUN
23

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

JUN
24

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jun 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUN
29

Kids Chess Workshop

Wed, Jun 29   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids Chess Workshop

New to chess or want to sharpen your skills?  Learn from the master... Juan Tica! This is an in person program. You will paly one on one with Juan and others.  Classes are every Wednesday 3:30 - 5:30 in the Paerdegat library...

Kids Chess Workshop

JUN
30

Teen Time

Thu, Jun 30   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Paerdegat Library

Teens & Young Adults teen tech time teen time

Teen Time with Miss K is back! Thursdays at 3:30 in the meeting room. Games, crafts, snacks!

Teen Time

JUL
1

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jul 1   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUL
8

Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

Fri, Jul 8   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults music

Learn to play the ukulele this summer! This 6 part class is intended for adults, adults with a child, or teens. Partcipants will be provided with a Donner brand soprano ukulele and use of an at home program to practice between sessions. Conroy...

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Sing and Play… the Ukulele! with Conroy Warren

JUL
14

African Jewelry Making

Thu, Jul 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids arts and crafts jewelry making kids create

Teaching artist Jennifer Jacobs will guide you in making an African inspired bracelet using fabric, copper, and stones. All ages. 

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African Jewelry Making

AUG
18

Meet The Animals

Thu, Aug 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids summer reading summer reading closing celebration

Celebrate the end of Sumemr Reading with some cute and not so cute animals! Learn about the different classes of animals and their characteristics. Meet our cold-blooded reptiles, our furry mammals and our feathered birds. Presented by ...

Meet The Animals

SEP
6

Virtual Crafting Circle

Tue, Sep 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 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...

Virtual Crafting Circle

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