Change Agents is a Brooklyn Public Library initiative modeling empathy, inclusiveness, mutual respect, and understanding for the benefit of NYC youth. The Change Agents Educator Series is a series of free professional development workshops designed and curated for K-12 educators and librarians working with youth in diverse schools, institutions, and libraries.

Brooklyn Public Library workshops for educators qualify towards the New York State Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) credit 100 hour requirement.

Upcoming Events

Self Defense with POP Gym

Tue, Jul 9   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay Library

all ages change agents fitness

POP Gym, based in Brooklyn, offers free self-defense, fitness, and skillshare classes. POP Gym believes that everyone should have access to skills that are necessary for their survival. Their...

Mindfulness and Meditation

Tue, Jul 16   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Auditorium

change agents yoga and meditation

Come practice mindfulness and meditation with Erin Heisel. Erin's expertise includes 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training at the American Yoga Academy,  physical theatre studies...

Self Defense with POP Gym

Mon, Jul 22   5:00 pm to 5:45 pm   Kensington Auditorium

all ages change agents

POP Gym, based in Brooklyn, offers free self-defense, fitness, and skillshare classes. POP Gym believes that everyone should have access to skills that are necessary for their survival. Their...

Library Lab

Tue, Aug 13   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Jamaica Bay, Meeting Room

change agents library lab stem & steam

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun,...

Library Lab

Past Events

Library Lab: Change Agents: Tech Remix

Wed, Jun 19   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kings Highway Library

Building Beats Song-writing Workshop

Tue, Jun 18   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Crown Heights Library

Change Agents: Self-Defense and De-Escalation

Wed, Jun 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Brower Park Library

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