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JUL
10

Summer Reading: VAMOS TODOS Music Garden: Spring Celebration!

Fri, Jul 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

When international artists The Agents of Jam accept a mission to celebrate Spring around the world, they don't need a map ... they just "follow the tunes!" This lively show -- aimed at kids ages 2 to 10 -- invites you to join in on the globe-...

Summer Reading: VAMOS TODOS Music Garden: Spring Celebration!

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 10   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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JUL
11

Jack & Friends: Dragon Queen Story Hour

Sat, Jul 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour lgbtq pride month summer reading Virtual Programming

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

What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly...

Jack & Friends: Dragon Queen Story Hour

JUL
13

Summer Reading: Spin, Pop, Boom

Mon, Jul 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Are you ready for some fun science?

Witness amazing feats of chemistry as we explore all sorts of spectacular reactions. Mad Science is a group that is on a mission to spark the imagination and curiosity of children by providing...

Summer Reading: Spin, Pop, Boom

JUL
14

Summer Reading: Silly Jazz and Camille!

Tue, Jul 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

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.”

View the broadcast on Zoom at 11 AM.

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Summer Reading: Silly Jazz and Camille!

Virtual Sign Language Class

Tue, Jul 14   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 English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 14   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

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JUL
15

Summer Reading: Stewzo Musical Puppet Show

Wed, Jul 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Kids love this unique show as Stewzo performs funny songs with his guitar and comedy routines with his cast of wacky ventriloquist puppets and characters. Lots of surprises, magic, and audience participation.

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Summer Reading: Stewzo Musical Puppet Show

JUL
16

Virtual English Conversation Groups

Thu, Jul 16   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

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Thu, Jul 16   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Anansi The Spider: A West African Folktale

Thu, Jul 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

A Celebration of West African Folktales performed by Nadine Grisar. Puppetry in Practice uses the creative arts to enhance literacy, spark curiosity and imagination, and engage in cultural immersions in the countries of origin that make our city...

Summer Reading: Anansi The Spider: A West African Folktale

JUL
17

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 17   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: The Magician's Workshop

Fri, Jul 17   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Introduces children to the fascinating world of magic and magicians.

View the broadcast on Zoom at 2 PM.

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Summer Reading: The Magician's Workshop

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 17   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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JUL
20

Summer Reading: Stories From Latin America

Mon, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

This collection of stories involves sneaky characters who use wit and humor to trick their often bigger and scarier opponents.

View the broadcast on Facebook Live at 2 PM.

Summer Reading: Stories From Latin America

JUL
21

Summer Reading: Cara's Caterpillars

Tue, Jul 21   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

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 song.

View the broadcast on Brooklyn Public Library's...

Summer Reading: Cara's Caterpillars

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 21   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

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JUL
22

Summer Reading: African Jewelry Making

Wed, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Participants will design and create African jewelry while listening to some ethnic beats for inspiration.

View the broadcast at 2 PM.

Summer Reading: African Jewelry Making

JUL
23

Virtual English Conversation Groups

Thu, Jul 23   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

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Thu, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Zumba for Kids

Thu, Jul 23   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

It is a perfect combination of fun and fitness, featuring international rhythms and dancing.

View the broadcast on Facebook Live at 2 PM.

Summer Reading: Zumba for Kids

JUL
24

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Hopalong Andrew

Fri, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Hopalong Andrew is an American Western and Folk music singer and humorist who revisions classic cowboy and folk songs to playfully reflect city life for urban cowpokes.

View the broadcast on Facebook Live at 11 AM.

Summer Reading: Hopalong Andrew

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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JUL
25

Jack & Friends: Dragon Queen Story Hour

Sat, Jul 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour lgbtq pride month summer reading Virtual Programming

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

What do drag queens and children have in common? They love dressing up and all things sparkly...

Jack & Friends: Dragon Queen Story Hour

JUL
27

Summer Reading: Funkytown Playground YOGA

Mon, Jul 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Follow along as Aly Sunshine leads a fun and family-friendly introduction to yoga. You’ll get to warm up, practice breathing and poses, and relax into a power down.

View the broadcast on Facebook Live at 11 AM.

Summer Reading: Funkytown Playground YOGA

JUL
28

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Jul 28   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Yo-Yo Mania!

Tue, Jul 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Part workshop, part performance, Artist Brian Klimowski shows you the basics of yo-yo so you can put on your very own yo-yo show in your home! Stick around to the end to be wowed by the amazing string tricks he has mastered over the years!

...
Summer Reading: Yo-Yo Mania!

JUL
29

Summer Reading: Music with Marc: Around the World and Back Again!

Wed, Jul 29   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

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...

Summer Reading: Music with Marc: Around the World and Back Again!

JUL
30

Virtual English Conversation Groups

Thu, Jul 30   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

Thu, Jul 30   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading 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....

Summer Reading: Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats

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Thu, Jul 30   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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JUL
31

Virtual English Conversation Group

Fri, Jul 31   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Myron the Magnificent

Fri, Jul 31   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Myron the Magnificent - with secrets passed down from his grandfather Mervyn the Magnificent and his father Marvin the Magnificent - will present a program of miracles that will entertain the whole family.

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Summer Reading: Myron the Magnificent

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Fri, Jul 31   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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AUG
3

Summer Reading: Monkey Monkey Music: At Home with Merry

Mon, Aug 3   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Come sing along with Merry in her special space created just for child viewers. Explore Merry's handmade world while she entertains children with familiar favorites and classic Monkey Monkey Music songs as seen daily on PBS stations.

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Summer Reading: Monkey Monkey Music: At Home with Merry

AUG
4

Summer Reading: Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Esther Crow

Tue, Aug 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Birth to Five Years bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Esther Crow is an award-winning singer, songwriter and teacher. Her online show experience is an eclectic mix of original acoustic guitar songs, and backing tracks of Thunder & Sunshine songs (a rock band she founded in 2017), which she sings...

Summer Reading: Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Esther Crow

Summer Reading: Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

Tue, Aug 4   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Last summer, Marc Herstein aka Mr. Marc brought his Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party program to 12 BPL branches and had everyone moving their feet and letting lose! This summer Mr. Marc is bringing his dance party program to the virtual...

Summer Reading: Dance Advance: Educational Dance Party

AUG
5

Summer Reading: Puppet Making

Wed, Aug 5   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Make a puppet out of an envelope!

Hear the story Too Much Noise while making a puppet with me to represent one of the animals that are brought into the house. It's a perfect story during these times about being crowded, and its the...

Summer Reading: Puppet Making

AUG
6

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 6   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Parallel Exit

Thu, Aug 6   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

A vaudeville show for the entire family, with juggling, magic, and music. Fun-loving physical comedians present a wide range of old-fashioned family entertainment, and you get to join in the fun! Brought to you by the award-winning troupe...

Summer Reading: Parallel Exit

AUG
7

Summer Reading: Star Stories

Fri, Aug 7   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

For millennia, people have gazed at the night sky and told themselves stories about the pictures they see there. These same stars and constellations also allowed sailors to find their way back to port. Using images of the night sky, stories from...

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Summer Reading: Star Stories

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Fri, Aug 7   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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AUG
10

Summer Reading: Calpulli Youth Dance

Mon, Aug 10   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company’s mission is to celebrate the rich diversity of Mexican and Mexican-American cultural heritage through dance-based programming. Join us for a festive celebration of Mexican dance and music!

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Summer Reading: Calpulli Youth Dance

AUG
11

Summer Reading: Conroy Warren

Tue, Aug 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of Jazz, Calypso and Reggae through singing and dancing in this interactive performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It’s fun! It’s exciting!

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Summer Reading: Conroy Warren

AUG
12

Summer Reading: The Jolly Lollies

Wed, Aug 12   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Liz Corwin and Holly Johnson are both singer-songwriters who teamed up to create Liz, Holly, & The Jolly Lollies. Based in Charlotte, NC they are known around the Queen City for teaching early childhood music in preschools and for leading...

Summer Reading: The Jolly Lollies

AUG
13

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 13   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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Summer Reading: Gary the Great

Thu, Aug 13   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Magician Gary the Great presents his high-energy blast of magic, comedy, and juggling.

This hilarious tour through the world of magic gets everyone involved!

View the broadcast on Zoom at 2 PM.

Meeting ID:  825 4466...

Summer Reading: Gary the Great

AUG
14

Summer Reading: Shine and the Moonbeams

Fri, Aug 14   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids bpl presents summer reading Virtual Programming

Shine and the Moonbeams - create a soulful musical extravaganza that captures the sweetness, uncertainty and simplicity of youth. Guitarist John Heagle currently plays with the faux French garage-rockers Les Sans Culottes. Singer songwriter...

Summer Reading: Shine and the Moonbeams

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Fri, Aug 14   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

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