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Book Adventures: Summer Reading Edition

Tue, Aug 25   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Virtual

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Book Adventures: Summer Reading Edition!

Calling kids ages 5-12! Have you signed up for Summer Reading on Beanstack? Would you like to see how other kids are rising to the weekly challenges? Are you excited to share what you've been...

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Book Adventures: Summer Reading Edition

Virtual Jigsaw Puzzles

Tue, Aug 25   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults table-top & board games teen tech time Virtual Programming

Join in to play a new jigsaw puzzle game every week via https://jigsawpuzzles.io/.

You can sign up for FREE with your Facebook, Twitter, or Google account.

Register ASAP to receive a message from the hosting librarian, Jess G.,...

Virtual Jigsaw Puzzles

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26

Summer Reading: Meet the Author/Illustrator: Gabriel Gale

Wed, Aug 26   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids summer reading Virtual Programming

Lions, tigers, and bears?... not quite. Fairies, dragons, and underground rock kings?... that’s more like it! Gabriel Gale, the creator and writer of Ages of Oz, will tell you about his new magical world of Oz comprised of enchanted continents...

Summer Reading: Meet the Author/Illustrator: Gabriel Gale

Census Help Live!

Wed, Aug 26   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Virtual

Adults 2020 census Office Hours

Get assistance with your 2020 Census form live with BPL Census Navigator via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 20 minutes of support and guidance. Support can be offered in English or Spanish. Please register here and a member of the team...

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Census Help Live!

Summer Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Aug 26   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Join us for our weekly chess tournament on lichess.org! Open to children and teens of all skill levels. Remember to be nice in the chat! Links for each tournament for the remainder of the summer can be found below:

Week 1: https://...

Summer Chess Tournament Series

Natural Allies: Working with Nature to Fight Climate Change

Wed, Aug 26   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Climate Wednesdays environment lectures and discussions Virtual Programming

How can Brooklynites confront the climate crisis? What needs to change, and how can we make sure that change will be equitable? Over three evenings thinkers and activists will share their ideas about the crisis and offer strategies for...

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Natural Allies: Working with Nature to Fight Climate Change

AUG
27

Musical Yoga Storytime

Thu, Aug 27   10:00 am to 10:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime Virtual Programming yoga and meditation

Join us for a storytime for toddlers incorporating live music and yoga! View the broadcast on the Brooklyn Public Library Facebook Page at 10:00AM.

Musical Yoga Storytime

Park Slope Library's Virtual Storytime

Thu, Aug 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Virtual

Birth to Five Years storytime summer reading Virtual Programming

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

Come join one of the Park Slope Library children's librarians for a virtual storytime!...

Park Slope Library's Virtual Storytime

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Thu, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Virtual Programming

Please join us every Thursday for a friendly competition for teens looking to interact and sharpen their chess skills simultaneously!

We will be using LiChess as the "Arena," meaning after one game is over, you will be put in...

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Teen Virtual Chess Arena

Creative Writing for Teens

Thu, Aug 27   4:00 pm to 4:45 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults Artists on Site creative writing Virtual Programming

 Whether you are looking for positive encouragement with your nearly completed novel, or you would like to try some poetry or short story writing exercises, this writing workshop is for you! Participants may share their writing and...

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Creative Writing for Teens

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28

Virtual Dancercise

Fri, Aug 28   10:00 am to 10:45 am   Virtual

Adults health and wellness Virtual Programming

Come Join Our Virtual Dancercise! We will be sharing a fun activity for all ages, with dance and creative movements. View the broadcast right here from the Brighton Beach Library Facebook page. These classes are pre-recorded, so if you can't make...

Virtual Dancercise

Census Help Live!

Fri, Aug 28   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Adults 2020 census Office Hours

Get assistance with your 2020 Census form live with BPL Census Navigator via Zoom. Participants will receive up to 20 minutes of support and guidance. Support can be offered in English or Spanish. Please register here and a member of the team...

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Census Help Live!

Summer Reading: Misterios de la máscara: Lucha Libre Mask Making

Fri, Aug 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Virtual

Kids summer reading Virtual Programming

Have you ever wondered what it was like to be a luchador? Join us for a brand new maskmaking workshop where we jump into the world of Lucha Libre. Come learn about the history of Mexican wrestling through storytelling while creating our own...

Summer Reading: Misterios de la máscara: Lucha Libre Mask Making

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29

Virtual 3D Printing & Modeling Class

Sat, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Virtual

Teens & Young Adults techknowledge Virtual Programming

Welcome to the world of 3D printing! In this class you will learn everything you need to know to make beautiful 3D creations. You'll learn how to use TinkerCAD, an entry level (and free) 3D modeling program that will let you design just about...

Virtual 3D Printing & Modeling Class

Virtual Case Management Assistance

Sat, Aug 29   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse social services

In effort to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we have transitioned all of our in-person case management services online. 

If you need help connecting to social services such as childcare referrals, housing assistance, connect to...

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Virtual Case Management Assistance

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31

Summer Reading Closing Celebration: 123 Andrés

Mon, Aug 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Virtual

Kids Events for Youth and Family summer reading closing celebration Virtual Programming

Andrés Salguero, better known as 123 Andrés, is one of the most exciting new voices on the family music scene in the US and Latin America, “A rockstar for little language learners” according to Billboard Magazine. A native of Bogotá,...

Summer Reading Closing Celebration: 123 Andrés

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 1   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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

SEP
2

Summer Chess Tournament Series

Wed, Sep 2   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Virtual

Kids Chess Workshop Virtual Programming

Join us for our weekly chess tournament on lichess.org! Open to children and teens of all skill levels. Remember to be nice in the chat! Links for each tournament for the remainder of the summer can be found below:

Week 1: https://...

Summer Chess Tournament Series

SEP
3

Virtual English Conversation Group

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

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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.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

SEP
8

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 8   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

SEP
10

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 10   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

SEP
15

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 15   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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

SEP
16

Green Collar Jobs: Making a Living, Forging a Better World

Wed, Sep 16   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Virtual

Adults Climate Wednesdays environment lectures and discussions Virtual Programming

How can Brooklynites confront the climate crisis? What needs to change, and how can we make sure that change will be equitable? Over three evenings thinkers and activists will share their ideas about the crisis and offer strategies for...

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Green Collar Jobs: Making a Living, Forging a Better World

SEP
17

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 17   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

Thu, Sep 17   3:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Virtual

Kids ezra jack keats storytime

Through the Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft program, librarians read aloud to children and lead a craft activity related to the themes and images of the book. 
This will be broadcasted live at 3:30 from Brooklyn Public Library Facebook...

Ezra Jack Keats Story and Craft

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19

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Sep 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ saturday storytime

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

Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

SEP
22

Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 22   1:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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

SEP
23

Green Series: Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson Discusses All We Can Save

Wed, Sep 23   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Virtual

Adults author talks bpl presents green series Virtual Programming

For the September Green Series, Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson, discusses All We Can Save. Provocative and illuminating essays from women at the forefront of the climate movement who are harnessing truth, courage, and solutions to lead humanity forward...
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Green Series: Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson Discusses All We Can Save

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24

Virtual English Conversation Group

Thu, Sep 24   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Virtual

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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.

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Virtual English Conversation Group

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Virtual English Conversation Group

Tue, Sep 29   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

OCT
17

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Oct 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ saturday storytime

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

Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

NOV
10

FREE Virtual Medical Billing & E-Records Certification Training

Tue, Nov 10   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Virtual

Adults adult learning career hse Virtual Programming

Brooklyn Public Library Adult Learning in partnership with SUNY Brooklyn Educational Opportunity Center (BEOC) is now offering a virtual FREE 15 week intensive Medical Billing & E-Records class for the Spring 2021 cohort. BEOC is administered...

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FREE Virtual Medical Billing & E-Records Certification Training

NOV
21

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ saturday storytime

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

Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

DEC
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Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Dec 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Virtual

Kids drag queen story hour LGBTQ saturday storytime

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

Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and...

Drag Queen Story Hour

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