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MAY
23

BPL Musical Instrument Lending Library Kickoff

Wed, May 23   2:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Please join us at Central Library for a celebration to mark the kickoff of our latest public service: the Musical Instrument Lending Library! Enjoy refreshments, listen to live music, and test out one of our new guitars, ukuleles, violins, drum...

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BPL Musical Instrument Lending Library Kickoff

Visions, Premonitions, and Precognitive Dreams, part 2: Debunking American Psychics

Wed, May 23   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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The American fortune-telling business is a two-billion dollar-a-year industry, and while there may be some self-proclaimed psychics who are simply trying to make an honest living by offering advice and spiritual guidance to strangers, many others...

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Visions, Premonitions, and Precognitive Dreams, part 2:  Debunking American Psychics

MAY
29

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu: The 2018 Kahn Humanities Lecture

Tue, May 29   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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**Please note: We have reached capacity for this event and are no longer accepting reservations.

In a commissioned lecture at Brooklyn Public Library, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the New Orleans mayor who removed the city’s Confederate statues...

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New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu: The 2018 Kahn Humanities Lecture

MAY
30

Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

Wed, May 30   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

A PBS documentary based on the impact of people living longer and healthier than ever before in human history. The film will be followed by a panel discussion with experts...

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Film Screening & Discussion: Coming of Age in Aging America

JUN
5

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Camille Harris

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

bpl presents First Five Years music performance

Come dance along to “silly jazz” with comedian and jazz singer, Camille Harris. Popular songs include: “The Monster Under My Bed,” “Muffin Man,” and “Chopsticks.”

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Camille Harris

JUN
8

Mental Health First Aid

Fri, Jun 8   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Mental Health First Aid is a FREE 8 hour course that will help you:

Identify signs and symptoms of anxiety, depression, and other mental illnesses Learn how to respond if you see these signs in your colleagues, friends, and loved ones...
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Mental Health First Aid

JUN
12

2018 Teen Writing Contest & Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Celebration

Tue, Jun 12   6:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Join us as we honor the finalists of the 2018 Teen Writing Contest and winners of the Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize.

The Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize, a cash award that is the centerpiece of Brooklyn Public Library's...

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2018 Teen Writing Contest & Ned Vizzini Teen Writing Prize Celebration

JUN
18

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Mon, Jun 18   10:00 am to 6:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is...

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Youth Mental Health First Aid

JUN
19

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Alex Mitnick

Tue, Jun 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

bpl presents First Five Years music performance

Emmy Award-winning children's entertainer Alex Mitnick guides us on a journey that leads to all the treasures of the world. Songs unfold like storybooks, captivating young minds, drawing them into adventures, stirring their imagination!

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Alex Mitnick

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