Brooklyn Public Library Hosts Acrylic Painting Event for Seniors

The Brooklyn Public Library is hosting an event on April 17 for older adults to explore acrylic painting and various artistic themes.

Apr 16, 2024 at 2:37 PM Library

Linguistic history of NYC: event on endangered languages threats.

Ross Perlin and Suketu Mehta are hosting an event at the New York Public Library to discuss the linguistic history of New York City and the challenges faced by its endangered languages.

Apr 16, 2024 at 1:00 PM Community

Free embroidery workshop at East Flatbush Library on April 17!

The East Flatbush Library in New York is offering a free embroidery workshop on April 17 at 6 pm, welcoming both beginners and experts to participate and learn.

Apr 15, 2024 at 8:53 PM Library

Brooklyn Community Center Hosts Brighton Family Day and Eid's.

The Apna Brooklyn Community Center held a Brighton Family Day and Eid Celebration event covered by VOSA TV in Brooklyn, New York.

Apr 15, 2024 at 3:58 PM Community

Faith Ringgold-inspired basketball court in Harlem honors artist's legacy.

Renowned artist and activist Faith Ringgold, known for her advocacy for Black women, passed away, with a basketball court in Harlem inspired by her work serving as a tribute to her birthplace and artistic legacy.

Apr 15, 2024 at 12:32 PM Recreation

Leah Coloff reflects on Grammy win and musical evolution.

Leah Coloff, Grammy-winning musician, explores personal and unique artistic expressions with fellow artists leading to the creation of the album "So She Howls."

Apr 15, 2024 at 10:31 AM University

Brooklyn Public Library offers free classes through University Open Air.

The Brooklyn Public Library is providing free classes in collaboration with University Open Air, offering a platform for immigrant teachers to share their expertise with the community in different subjects such as history, literature, and photography.

Apr 15, 2024 at 10:16 AM Library

NYPL World Literature Festival celebrates global voices in NYC!

The New York Public Library is launching its World Literature Festival to coincide with Immigrant Heritage Week, featuring diverse books, writers, artists, and thinkers through panel discussions and author talks in different languages.

Apr 15, 2024 at 9:06 AM Community

NYPL hosts Teen Banned Book Club with bestselling author

The New York Public Library is hosting a national Teen Banned Book Club event featuring YA author Stacey Lee and discussing her historical fiction novel 'The Downstairs Girl' on April 25th, with free registration available online.

Apr 14, 2024 at 1:00 PM Community

Brooklyn Public Library Offers Free Classes with Immigrant Educators

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City offers free courses through the University Open Air program taught by immigrant educators on diverse subjects in collaboration with the Prospect Park Alliance, with registration available at https://bklynlib.org/2X8AzlH.

Apr 13, 2024 at 6:03 PM Library

Bilingual Birdies Event at Williamsburgh Library - April 18

The Williamsburgh Library is hosting an event at 10am on April 18 featuring Bilingual Birdies where attendees can enjoy a fun and educational experience learning new Spanish words, sponsored by Apple Bank.

Apr 13, 2024 at 12:48 PM Library

"Langston Hughes Exhibit at Schomburg Center in New York"

"The Ways of Langston Hughes" exhibit at the Schomburg Center in New York showcases photographs by Griffith J. Davis and archival material, offering insight into Langston Hughes' contributions to the Black creative community.

Apr 13, 2024 at 12:00 PM Community

NYPL #WorldLiteratureFestival hosts panel on language justice April 17.

The New York Public Library is organizing an online panel discussion on disability, language justice, and art as part of the #WorldLiteratureFestival, featuring diverse panelists and taking place on April 17.

Apr 12, 2024 at 6:00 PM Community

Vote for Brooklyn Public Library's Borrowed Podcast in Webby.

The Brooklyn Public Library's Borrowed Podcast is in 2nd place in the Webby People’s Voice competition, and they are seeking public support through votes to secure a win.

Apr 11, 2024 at 3:49 PM Library

NY Public Library World Literature Festival: Performance for Movement.

The New York Public Library is holding an online World Literature Festival featuring a discussion on the transformative power of performance for movement building with a panel of notable writers, poets, organizers, and performers on April 17.

Apr 11, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

Brooklyn College seeking volunteers for Commencement ceremony by April 15.

Brooklyn College is looking for nongraduating students to volunteer at the Commencement ceremony with an April 15 deadline for applications.

Apr 11, 2024 at 12:01 PM College

Nashville: NNU Forensics Team Shines at National Tournament

Northwest Nazarene University's Forensics team excels at the National Christian College Forensics Tournament, with Miya Ingram becoming National Champion in Persuasive Speaking and the team winning Division III 1st place Speech Sweepstakes.

Apr 11, 2024 at 12:00 PM College

Brooklyn Library Hosts Maternal Mental Health Event, April 26.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is holding an event on April 26 to raise awareness about maternal mental health and the 4th trimester, featuring various community health organizations providing resources and giveaways.

Apr 11, 2024 at 8:47 AM Library

Brooklyn College President touts accessibility and quality in op-ed.

President Michelle J. Anderson wrote an op-ed praising Brooklyn College for offering affordable and quality education that empowers low-income students to move into the middle class, surpassing prestigious Ivy League institutions in social mobility impact.

Apr 10, 2024 at 7:02 PM College

Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson Keynote Speaker at Sustainability Symposium

The second annual Sustainability Symposium at Coastal Carolina University featured research presentations, discussions, and a keynote address by Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson on marine conservation and sustainability.

Apr 10, 2024 at 3:32 PM College

NYPL and WNYC #GetLitWithAllOfIt book club features bestseller

The New York Public Library and WNYC present #GetLitWithAllOfIt book club featuring 'My Heart Is a Chainsaw' by Stephen Graham Jones, a boundary-breaking tribute to slasher films.

Apr 10, 2024 at 9:01 AM Community

Free Housing Career Pathways Training Program in Brooklyn, NY.

Brooklyn Workforce Innovations offers a free Housing Career Pathways Training Program in New York for those in public housing or affordable housing, providing training in the affordable housing industry and essential software, with the next cycle starting on May 13th and info sessions available on April 11th, 16th, and 18th.

Apr 9, 2024 at 3:05 PM Business

Vote for Brooklyn Public Library's Borrowed Podcast in Webbys.

The Brooklyn Public Library's Borrowed Podcast is in 2nd place in the Webbys People's Voice competition and they need votes to win, which can be cast by visiting the provided link.

Apr 9, 2024 at 2:20 PM Library

Community School District 18 in Brooklyn Hosts Hiring Fair

Community School District 18 in Brooklyn, New York is holding a hiring fair on May 22nd to attract professionals interested in education opportunities within the D18 schools.

Apr 9, 2024 at 2:01 PM School

LeVar Burton praises library workers on Library Workers Day. (New York)

LeVar Burton showed support for library workers on Library Workers Day by emphasizing their crucial role in communities.

Apr 9, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

Ithaca College appoints Stanley Bazile as Vice President

Ithaca College announces Stanley Bazile as the next Vice President for Student Affairs and Campus Life, starting from June 10th.

Apr 9, 2024 at 12:00 PM College

Brooklyn College Hosts Virtual Information Session for Grad Students

Brooklyn College is hosting an online information session on April 9th for potential graduate students to learn about the available programs and the application process.

Apr 7, 2024 at 1:00 PM College

NYPL Fights Book Banning, Offers Free Access to Teens

The New York Public Library is celebrating National Library Week by advocating for the freedom to read and providing teens with access to frequently challenged and banned books, including offering free copies of 'The Downstairs Girl' by Stacey Lee on their e-reader app SimplyE and hosting a virtual author talk with Stacey Lee.

Apr 7, 2024 at 11:02 AM Community

Brooklyn Library Celebrates National Poetry Month with Poetry Event.

The Walt Whitman Library in Brooklyn is hosting a Poetry in the Park event on April 13 to celebrate #NationalPoetryMonth with activities like blackout poetry and browsing poetry books.

Apr 6, 2024 at 4:30 PM Library

NYC Public Library Offers Free Passes to 80 Museums

The New York Public Library's Culture Pass program provides free access to over 80 museums in New York City for library cardholders, aiming to promote cultural engagement in the city.

Apr 6, 2024 at 4:00 PM Community

Brighten Your Spring Picnics with The New York Public Library Shop Tote.

The New York Public Library Shop is selling a yellow tote that is perfect for spring picnics in the park.

Apr 6, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

Brooklyn Public Library Faces Solar Eclipse Glasses Shortage

The Brooklyn Public Library is facing a shortage of solar eclipse glasses and residents are encouraged to contact their local branch to verify availability before visiting.

Apr 5, 2024 at 6:12 PM Library

Dodge YMCA NYC: Spring II Programs for Kids Announced

The Dodge YMCA in NYC is offering Spring II Programs for kids and adults, including Ballet, Musical Movement, Tennis, Soccer, Basketball, and Swim classes, with priority member registration starting on April 6.

Apr 5, 2024 at 4:57 PM YMCA

NY Public Library to Host Event Celebrating Novella Nelson.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts will host a free event celebrating Novella Nelson's impactful work in the Black Arts Movement on April 11.

Apr 5, 2024 at 4:00 PM Community

Apna Brooklyn Community Center to host Eid celebration event.

The Apna Brooklyn Community Center in Brooklyn, New York is hosting a festive Eid celebration event with live entertainment, delicious food, games, and activities for kids.

Apr 5, 2024 at 3:24 PM Community

Brooklyn Public Library offers Grab & Go solar eclipse kits.

The Brooklyn Public Library in New York is providing Grab & Go kits for the 2024 solar eclipse on April 8, available at local libraries while supplies last.

Apr 5, 2024 at 2:42 PM Library

NY Font & Mechanics FREE Training for Public Housing Residents!

Brooklyn Workforce Innovations is offering free training in affordable housing administration for New Yorkers living in public housing, with the program starting on May 13th and information sessions available in April.

Apr 5, 2024 at 12:52 PM Business

Brooklyn: Ms. Sarah's Storytime Program at Books Are Magic

Ms. Sarah hosts a monthly storytime program at Books Are Magic bookstore in Brooklyn, which features singing songs, sharing rhymes, and reading stories together, with the upcoming session scheduled for Friday, April 5 at 11am.

Apr 5, 2024 at 9:01 AM Library

"New York residents embrace cowboy style after Beyoncé's music."

Beyoncé fans in New York are adopting a cowboy style after listening to #CowboyCarter, leading to a resurgence of interest in this fashion trend.

Apr 5, 2024 at 9:00 AM Community

Healthy Kids Day at Dodge YMCA, Brooklyn: April 20!

The Dodge YMCA in Brooklyn, New York is holding its Healthy Kids Day event on April 20th, offering free family-oriented activities, giveaways, and opportunities to learn about Y camps with an early bird discount if registered by the event day.

Apr 4, 2024 at 10:15 AM YMCA

NYPL in NYC offers free resources for financial wellness.

The New York Public Library in New York City provides free resources to help improve financial wellness.

Apr 4, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

FDNY highlights 1963 Sea Beach Train fire in Brooklyn.

FDNY shares a historical event of extinguishing a train fire in Brooklyn in May 1963, highlighting it as part of #ThrowbackThursday and inviting people to check out the @nycfiremuseum Throwback Podcast to learn more about FDNY history.

Apr 4, 2024 at 9:10 AM Fire

Brooklyn: Monthly storytime program at Books Are Magic bookstore

Ms. Sarah will be hosting a monthly storytime program at Books Are Magic in Brooklyn, featuring songs, rhymes, and stories, with the next session scheduled for April 5 at 11am.

Apr 3, 2024 at 7:49 PM Library

Brooklyn College Encourages Students to Apply for Financial Aid

Brooklyn College in New York City is encouraging students to apply for financial aid through FAFSA and TAP to make paying for college less stressful and help achieve academic goals.

Apr 3, 2024 at 2:55 PM College

NYPL offers free tax help at select NYC locations.

The New York Public Library is providing free tax preparation services at specific locations in NYC to help taxpayers with expert assistance in filing their taxes.

Apr 3, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

Brooklyn, NY: District 18's Elementary Science Teachers Enhance Skills

District 18 in Brooklyn, NY held a professional learning session for Elementary Science teachers to enhance their teaching skills and promote excellence in science education.

Apr 3, 2024 at 1:48 PM School

"Ways of Langston Hughes" exhibit at Schomburg Center, New York.

The "Ways of Langston Hughes" exhibition at the Schomburg Center in New York features photographs, archival materials, and highlights Hughes's connections with other Black creatives.

Apr 3, 2024 at 12:00 PM Community

Brooklyn College hosts talk with conductor Tania León

President Michelle J. Anderson of Brooklyn College engaged in a discussion with conductor Tania León as part of the Presidential Lecture Series, focusing on León's journey from Cuba to becoming a renowned composer.

Apr 3, 2024 at 11:27 AM College

Brooklyn Community Center advocates for $150M budget increase.

The Apna Brooklyn Community Center is rallying with various organizations to push for a $150 million budget increase in the NYS budget to promote #AccessToRepresentation for New Yorkers navigating deportation, thanking sponsors for their support.

Apr 2, 2024 at 5:40 PM Community

Brooklyn Public Library Celebrates National Poetry Month in April

The Brooklyn Public Library is hosting various events to celebrate National Poetry Month in April, including author talks, poetry workshops, and performances, with a detailed schedule available on their website.

Apr 2, 2024 at 4:27 PM Library

Brooklyn, NY Tennis Season Starts April 6, Permit Required.

The tennis season in Brooklyn, New York will kick off on April 6, requiring players to obtain a tennis permit, with details on securing the permit available at a specified link.

Apr 2, 2024 at 3:14 PM Recreation

NYPL's World Literature Festival in NYC, April 15开始

The New York Public Library is hosting a World Literature Festival in April with poets reading their poetry, discussing language and labor, and a musical performance by Linda Smith, available in-person and online.

Apr 2, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

May flowers expected to bloom after April showers in Brooklyn.

The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation in Brooklyn notes that April showers may disrupt early spring park plans, but assures that they will lead to a display of colorful flowers in May.

Apr 2, 2024 at 12:54 PM Recreation

Brooklyn College reminds students to register for fall semester.

Brooklyn College in New York City reminds students to register for the fall semester, advising them to check appointment times on CUNYfirst and schedule appointments on Navigate to stay on track for graduation.

Apr 2, 2024 at 10:23 AM College

Penelope Pigeon Wins #BrowseTheBranches Challenge at Brooklyn Public Library

Penelope Pigeon wins the #BrowseTheBranches challenge at the Brooklyn Public Library in New York by swiftly visiting all her favorite branches.

Apr 1, 2024 at 8:21 PM Library

NYC Public Library celebrates National Poetry Month with free events.

The New York Public Library is hosting various free events and programs throughout April to celebrate National Poetry Month, catering to all ages with activities like writing workshops, readings, and family storytimes, as well as providing access to newly released poetry and library resources.

Apr 1, 2024 at 12:00 PM Community

Circuit Training at NY's Dodge YMCA with Jonathan in April.

Jonathan will be leading a Circuit Training session at Dodge YMCA in New York, NY at 12pm in April, an event that was shared on Facebook by the gym.

Apr 1, 2024 at 11:59 AM YMCA

Brooklyn College's Feirstein Grad School: Affordable film education option.

Brooklyn College's Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema provides affordable filmmaking opportunities and has been ranked among the top 30 film schools in the United States.

Apr 1, 2024 at 11:44 AM College

Brooklyn church fire during Easter Sunday service injures six.

The New York City Fire Department responded to a five-alarm fire at Our Lady of the Rosary Pompeii church in Brooklyn where about 150 parishioners were present, with six individuals sustaining non-life-threatening injuries, while an investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the fire.

Mar 31, 2024 at 8:23 PM Fire

Brooklyn Public Library hosts winter STEM workshops to educate.

The Brooklyn Public Library is conducting a series of 60-minute Interactive Environmental STEM Workshops with the goal of engaging participants in STEM subjects, teaching about renewable energy, and raising awareness about climate change.

Mar 31, 2024 at 5:13 PM Library

NYC Public Library Celebrates Trans Day of Visibility with Books

The New York Public Library celebrated Trans Day of Visibility by sharing a list of books featuring transgender, nonbinary, and gender nonconforming voices.

Mar 31, 2024 at 4:30 PM Community

Paul Ortiz Leads Event Series at Brooklyn College on History

Paul Ortiz, a history professor, will lead a week-long series of events at Brooklyn College in New York covering topics like history, access to education, oral history, political attacks on teachers, and academic freedom, starting tomorrow.

Mar 31, 2024 at 11:30 AM College

NYC Libraries offer resources for grief support and conversations.

The libraries in New York City are providing resources and books to support children, teenagers, and caregivers in navigating conversations about loss and grief.

Mar 30, 2024 at 2:00 PM Community

Support NYC Libraries: Donate to Help Overcome Mid-Year Budget Cut.

New York City libraries, including the Brooklyn Public Library, are facing budget cuts and are seeking community support through matched donations to continue providing services.

Mar 30, 2024 at 1:13 PM Library

Brooklyn, NYC: FDNY rescues three from third-floor window fire.

The New York City Fire Department responded to a fire in Brooklyn, rescuing three individuals and combating the blaze mainly in the second-floor kitchen area, with five people taken to hospitals and two in critical condition, while the cause of the fire is under investigation.

Mar 29, 2024 at 4:20 PM Fire

Last Day of Early Voting for NYC Presidential Primary Election.

The New York Public Library in NYC posted a reminder on Facebook about the end of early voting for the presidential primary and the upcoming Election Day, urging voters to find their polling places and cast their votes.

Mar 29, 2024 at 10:04 AM Community

NY Public Library Livestream Book Club with author Xochitl

The New York Public Library is hosting a livestream book club event featuring author Xochitl Gonzalez, WNYC's Jordan Lauf, and a musical performance by La Bruja, starting at 6 PM.

Mar 28, 2024 at 5:01 PM Community

Windsor Terrace Library Patrons Encourage Signing Letter of Support

Patrons of the Windsor Terrace Library in Brooklyn, New York are urging others to sign a letter to protect the essential programs and services provided by the Brooklyn Public Library.

Mar 28, 2024 at 3:11 PM Library

NYPL celebrates Women's History Month with rare artifacts exhibit.

The New York Public Library is commemorating Women's History Month by displaying rare artifacts and manuscripts from their collections that highlight influential women, including figures like Rosa Parks and Mary Shelley, along with offering an exploration of women's artistry and advocacy through the Bloomberg Connects app.

Mar 28, 2024 at 12:04 PM Community

New York City: BPL Heritage Ambassador Program Seeks Artists!

The Brooklyn Public Library is launching the BPL Heritage Ambassador Program, inviting artists to present folk art programs at libraries and providing a budget of up to $2000 for selected proposals in 2024.

Mar 28, 2024 at 11:28 AM Library

FDNY welcomes first women graduates from Fire Academy in 2006.

In 2006, the FDNY celebrated its first female graduates from the Fire Academy, led by Capt. Brenda Berkman and FF Regina Wilson, inspiring more women to join the department and highlighting the bravery and determination of these trailblazing individuals.

Mar 28, 2024 at 10:45 AM Fire

Hillary Rodham Clinton live in conversation at New York Public Library

Hillary Rodham Clinton will participate in a live conversation hosted by The New York Public Library covering topics like books and politics.

Mar 27, 2024 at 6:00 PM Community

"Flatbush Library hosts creative comic workshop with @coilyandcute"

@coilyandcute visited Flatbush Library in Brooklyn, New York to engage attendees in a fun and creative comic book session.

Mar 27, 2024 at 3:33 PM Library

Meyer Levin School students engage in Socratic Seminar in Brooklyn.

Meyer Levin School students in Brooklyn engage in a Socratic Seminar as part of their Literacy Hub work, showcasing their educational excellence within Community School District 18.

Mar 27, 2024 at 2:22 PM School

"The Fate of Frankenstein" on view at New York Public.

The New York Public Library is currently showcasing a special exhibit titled "The Fate of Frankenstein" which delves into the legacy of Mary Shelley and offers additional resources like an audio guide, research materials, and a graphic novel for those who want to learn more about the author and her iconic work.

Mar 27, 2024 at 12:00 PM Community

Justice Breyer to discuss "Reading the Constitution" in livestream.

Justice Stephen Breyer will discuss his book "Reading the Constitution" in a livestream event as part of the #LIVEfromNYPL series, focusing on significant cases in the nation's history, starting at 7 PM and viewable on the New York Public Library's Facebook page.

Mar 26, 2024 at 6:00 PM Community

"Concerto Malaga Performing 'IMPRESIONES DE ESPAÑA' at Brooklyn Heights"

Concerto Malaga from Spain will perform "IMPRESIONES DE ESPAÑA" at the Brooklyn Heights Library on March 28 at 1:30pm, offering an exciting musical performance for attendees.

Mar 26, 2024 at 5:35 PM Library

Congresswoman Barbara Lee pays tribute to Brooklyn College student.

Congresswoman Barbara Lee paid tribute to trailblazer Shirley Chisholm, who attended Brooklyn College, in honor of Women's History Month.

Mar 26, 2024 at 4:25 PM College

Stay active this winter at Brooklyn recreation centers. Visit Now.

The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation in Brooklyn, NY, encourages residents to stay active by visiting nearby recreation centers, which provide a range of amenities and activities.

Mar 26, 2024 at 2:20 AM Recreation

Brooklyn Public Library Offers Heritage Ambassador Program for Artists.

The Brooklyn Public Library is launching the BPL Heritage Ambassador Program for artists who want to create folk art programs and collaborate with library staff and community members.

Mar 25, 2024 at 2:44 PM Library

ABM Aviation Named Outstanding Employer by Brooklyn Workforce Innovations

Brooklyn Workforce Innovations announced ABM Aviation as an Outstanding Employer for hiring low-income New Yorkers for CDL driver careers with family-supporting wages.

Mar 25, 2024 at 1:51 PM Business

NY Public Library celebrates Ghostbusters with supernatural book list.

The New York Public Library in New York City celebrated the return of the Ghostbusters franchise by sharing a Facebook post featuring books about supernatural occurrences and eerie hauntings.

Mar 25, 2024 at 12:02 PM Community

NYPL hosts Teen Banned Book Club with Stacey Lee.

The New York Public Library is holding an online national Teen Banned Book Club event featuring author Stacey Lee discussing her book 'The Downstairs Girl', set in the post-Civil War South.

Mar 25, 2024 at 10:00 AM Community

Brooklyn Public Library faces budget cuts, calls for support.

New York City libraries, including the Brooklyn Public Library, are facing proposed budget cuts of $58.3 million, prompting a call for public support in advocating for the preservation of essential programs and resources by signing a letter to safeguard these valuable services.

Mar 24, 2024 at 5:20 PM Library

Teens in New York City can explore feminism through e-books!

The New York Public Library in New York City has curated a list of essential reads for teens to delve into feminism and its history during Women's History Month, with many titles conveniently available as e-books on SimplyE.

Mar 24, 2024 at 11:00 AM Community

NY Public Library Shop offers spring-inspired bookmarks for sale.

The New York Public Library is selling spring-themed bookmarks to help customers celebrate the changing seasons.

Mar 23, 2024 at 12:03 PM Community

Brooklyn fire at 413 E 3rd Street prompts fourth alarm

A fire in Brooklyn at 413 E 3rd Street escalated due to high winds, spreading quickly and causing significant damage, with one person critically injured and firefighters struggling to control the flames.

Mar 22, 2024 at 10:27 PM Fire

Brooklyn College brings back Presidential Lecture Series on March 28.

Brooklyn College is reviving its Presidential Lecture Series, featuring Tania León and President Michelle J. Anderson, along with a music performance, on March 28 at 5:30 p.m. at the Don Buchwald Theater.

Mar 22, 2024 at 8:05 PM College

NYPL hosts international workshop on Islamic devotional text in NY

Hiba Abid organized an international workshop on the Islamic devotional text Dala'il al-Khayrat, with scholars from around the world participating.

Mar 22, 2024 at 3:00 PM Community

Brooklyn Public Library Seeks Artists for Heritage Ambassador Program.

Brooklyn Public Library in New York City is seeking artists to participate in the BPL Heritage Ambassador Program, offering opportunities to create folk art programs in libraries with a budget of up to $2000 per project to foster community, cultural ecosystems, and knowledge sharing.

Mar 22, 2024 at 2:26 PM Library

NYC Celebrates Stephen Sondheim's Legacy in Musical Theater.

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts celebrates composer Stephen Sondheim's legacy with an exhibition showcasing his enduring contributions to American musical theater.

Mar 22, 2024 at 12:03 PM Community

Dodge YMCA Summer Camp in New York: Registration Open!

The Dodge YMCA in New York is offering Summer Camp options for children, including Swim Camp, Sports Camp, Kinder Camp, and Traditional Day Camp, with activities like arts & crafts, games, and instructional swim, and an upcoming Open House event on April 20 with an Early Bird Discount available for registration until then.

Mar 21, 2024 at 8:20 PM YMCA

Rev. Pamela Holmes sworn in as FDNY's second female chaplain

Rev. Pamela Holmes, a former Brooklyn College student and staff member, has become the second female chaplain of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) and is the first Black woman to hold this role, with her appointment coinciding with Women's History Month.

Mar 21, 2024 at 2:56 PM College

Aries season arrives: New York Public Library shares insights.

The New York Public Library discusses Aries season and famous Aries individuals, highlighting their fiery personalities and characteristics.

Mar 21, 2024 at 1:03 PM Community

Dyker Library to host community event in Brooklyn.

The Dyker Library in Brooklyn, New York, is organizing a community event on March 22 at 11:30am to facilitate neighbor interactions and discussions on current topics of interest.

Mar 21, 2024 at 12:52 PM Library

Archie Rand to Showcase "The Seventeen: Iron Flock" in Jerusalem.

Archie Rand, a professor of art at Brooklyn College, will present his new series at the Jerusalem Biennale in March.

Mar 21, 2024 at 10:37 AM College

NY Public Library celebrates International Day of Happiness on Facebook.

The New York Public Library in New York, NY, marked International Day of Happiness on Facebook by suggesting books that can guide readers to live well and discover joy.

Mar 20, 2024 at 11:01 AM Community

Brooklyn Public Library hosts intergenerational debate series.

The Brooklyn Public Library is hosting a pilot debate series called "Bridging the Gap: Intergenerational Debate at BPL" to improve public speaking skills and facilitate communication between teenagers and older adults.

Mar 19, 2024 at 7:04 PM Library

NY Public Library Celebrates First Day of Spring.

The New York Public Library announces the arrival of spring, hinting at the return of book clubs meeting at the park through a historic image posted on their Facebook page.

Mar 19, 2024 at 1:02 PM Community

43rd Biannual International Electroacoustic Music Festival in Brooklyn, NY

The 43rd Biannual International Electroacoustic Music Festival in New York will feature innovative compositions by established and emerging composers at Brooklyn College from March 22 to 24.

Mar 19, 2024 at 11:00 AM College