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Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library

93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205
(718) 935-0244

February 2015

Film at Walt Whitman Library: 21 Up South Africa

Wed, Feb 4th, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

21 Up South Africa (70 Minutes)  A group of children, first filmed in 1992 at the age of 7, are now 21.  Rich and poor, black, white and "mixed race,"…

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September 2015

Senior Friendly Historic Wallabout Walking Tour

Tue, Sep 15th, 2015 @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Please join us for a FREE 60-min, senior-friendly walking tour along Myrtle Avenue, which will explore the history of the Wallabout neighborhood on Tues, Sept. 15th at 10:30am. The walk…

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February 2018

Domestic Violence & Healthy Relationships Information Sessions

Wed, Feb 7th, 2018 @ 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
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One event on Tue, Feb 13th, 2018 at 10:30 AM

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

The Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence & The Walt Whitman Library are co-sponsoring Domestic Violence & Healthy Relationships Information Sessions Learn about the dynamics of intimate partner violence. Recognize…

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October 2019

Fall Festival at Walt Whitman Library

Wed, Oct 23rd, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Friends of Brooklyn Public Library invite you to a Fall Festival with face painting, games, fall treats, and silent auction. Where: Walt Whitman Library @ 93 Saint Edwards St. When:…

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Kids Create: Costumes

Fri, Oct 25th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Come get creative and crafty at the library! Make a costume to transform into your favorite character. For kids ages 5 through 12. Younger children may participate with the help of…

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November 2019

Walt Whitman library hosts a 1619 project, discussion with Jacob Morris

Tue, Nov 19th, 2019 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

1619: 400 Years Later, Discussion with Jacob Morris Part of the NY Times "1619" project examining the legacy of enslavement in the U.S., Walt Whitman Library hosts Discussion with Historian…

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An evening of freedom songs

Tue, Nov 19th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

1619: 400 Years Later, Performance by Conroy Warren Part of the NY Times "1619" project examining the legacy of enslavement in the U.S., Walt Whitman Library hosts a performance by…

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Brooklyn Bus Network Redesign open house

Wed, Nov 20th, 2019 @ 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has announced a series of public open houses this fall as part of a comprehensive redesign of the Brooklyn local and express bus networks. This…

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December 2019

Email Basics

Tue, Dec 3rd, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services, and properties. This lesson will cover: What is email and why use it?…

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Paint-A-Long with Bob Ross

Wed, Dec 4th, 2019 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Join Walt Whitman Library for a relaxing painting adventure with the soothing Bob Ross. At the library, attendees will follow one of his painting videos (and make sure to pause…

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Holiday Painting Party

Sat, Dec 7th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Come paint with Walt Whitman library! Winter-themed painting on December 7th at 2pm. All skill levels are welcome! Everyone will go home with a unique work of art :) All…

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Babies & Books at Walt Whitman Library

Wed, Dec 18th, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

For babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months. Explore books, sing songs, and more, and playtime for babies at Walt Whitman Library.

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Ask A Tech @ Walt Whitman Library

Wed, Dec 18th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or how to find your way around the internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join the Walt…

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Story Play at Walt Whitman library

Wed, Dec 18th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Join Walt Whitman library for stories, songs, and more. Followed by playtime for children birth to five years old with their caregivers.

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Bowling at Walt Whitman library

Thu, Dec 19th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Become the champion of Brooklyn Public Library's digital bowling league! Older adults are welcome to join a team, learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One and compete with…

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Homework Help at Walt Whitman library

Thu, Dec 19th, 2019 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Librarians will provide assistance with homework for grades k-8 from 3-4 pm Monday-Thursday at the Walt Whitman Library. Teens needing assistance with homework can book a Teen Librarian by calling…

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Resume and Job Preparation at Walt Whitman library

Fri, Dec 20th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Friday, repeating until Fri, Dec 27th, 2019

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Get personalized help with resume building and career guidance at Walt Whitman Library: Mondays 11:00am -12:00pm Fridays     2:00am - 3:00pm

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Kids Create at Walt Whitman Library

Fri, Dec 20th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Come get creative and crafty at the library! For kids ages 5 through 12. Younger children may participate with the help of a caregiver.

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Saturday Storytime at Walt Whitman Library

Sat, Dec 21st, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Join Walt Whitman Library on Saturday morning for new stories and old favorites read along. All are welcome!

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Resume & Job Preparation Help at Walt Whitman Library

Mon, Dec 23rd, 2019 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Get personalized help with resume building and career guidance at Walt Whitman library: Mondays 11:00am - 12:00pm

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Email Basics at Walt Whitman library

Tue, Dec 24th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services, and properties. This lesson will cover: What is email and why use it?…

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Resume and Job Preparation at Walt Whitman library

Fri, Dec 27th, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 PM on Friday, repeating until Fri, Dec 27th, 2019

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Get personalized help with resume building and career guidance at Walt Whitman Library: Mondays 11:00am -12:00pm Fridays     2:00am - 3:00pm

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January 2020

Babies & Books

January 2 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Explore books, sing songs, and play for babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

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Puzzle Club

January 2 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Looking for something to do on a Thursday afternoon? Join Puzzle Club to work on a table puzzle of varying difficulties each week. Have a puzzle to donate? Great! Call…

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Kids Create

January 3 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Come get creative and crafty at the library! For kids ages 5 through 12. Younger children may participate with the help of a caregiver.

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Saturday Storytime

January 4 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Join Walt Whitman Library on Saturday morning for new stories and old favorites read aloud. All are welcome!

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Email Basics

January 7 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services and properties. This lesson will cover: What is email and why use it?…

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Homework Help

January 7 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Librarians will provide assistance with homework for children in grades k-8 from 3-4 pm Monday-Thursday at the Walt Whitman Library. Are you a teen needing assistance with homework? Book Walt…

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Screening: Megan Leavey

January 7 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Megan Leavey 2017, two hours. Screening: Tuesday, January 7th 5:00pm Assigned to clean up the K-9 unit after a disciplinary hearing, Ms. Leavey starts to identify with Rex, a particularly aggressive…

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Ask A Tech @ Walt Whitman library

January 8 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join drop-in computer lab time…

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

January 8 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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Story Play

January 8 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Join Walt Whitman library for stories, songs, followed by playtime for children birth to five years old with their caregivers.

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Tween Tech Time

January 8 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Do you want to explore new and old games? No time to make new friends? Join Walt Whitman library's Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in…

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Babies & Books

January 9 @ 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Explore books, sing songs, and play with other babies and caregivers! Best for 0-18 months.

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Puzzle Club

January 9 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Looking for something to do on a Thursday afternoon? Join in for Puzzle Club where you'll work on a table puzzle of varying difficulties each week. Have a puzzle to…

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Email Basics

January 14 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Email Basics will teach new users the basics of email, as well as understanding its uses, services, and properties. This lesson will cover: What is email and why use it?…

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Film Screening: Murder on the Orient Express

January 14 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Murder on the Orient Express 2018, 86 mins. Screening: Tuesday, January 14th 5:00pm.  What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish,…

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

January 15 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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Film Screening: Airport (1970)

January 21 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Airport 1970, 137 mins. Screening: Tuesday, January 21st 5:00 pm In this disaster film, a nutcase detonates a bomb aboard a plane, leaving the flight and ground crews to figure out…

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

January 22 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

January 29 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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February 2020

Black Artstory: Film Screening of 42: The Jackie Robinson Story

February 4 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Black Artstory month 2020 salutes Fort Greene and Clinton Hill African-American artists and activists that creatively and courageously wielded their words in pursuit of a higher cause through the SOME WORDS festival.…

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

February 5 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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Do the Right Thing: film screening

February 11 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Black Artstory month 2020  salutes Fort Greene and Clinton Hill African-American artists and activists that creatively and courageously wielded their words in pursuit of a higher cause through the SOME WORDS festival. Programs will…

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

February 12 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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Black History Month: Paper Quilting

February 13 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Walt Whitman Library hosts: All ages are invited to participate in the creation of a special paper quilt following African patterns in celebration of Black History Month. The quilt will…

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Film Screening and Discussion-The McMasters

February 18 @ 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Walt Whitman hosts the film screening of: The McMasters 1970, 1hr 25mins.                             Tuesday, February 18th 5:00pm - 7:00pm Benjie, a civil war veteran is not welcomed back to his hometown…

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Knuffle Bunny @ Story Play for babies to five year olds

February 19 @ 4:00 AM - 4:45 PM
Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map

Walt Whitman hosts: A very special plush visitor will be joining us for Story Play! Knuffle Bunny will join us to read stories, sing songs, and play together. Take a…

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CHESS Introduction with Carlton Lula

February 19 @ 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until Wed, Feb 26th, 2020

Walt Whitman Branch / Brooklyn Public Library, 93 St. Edwards Street btwn Myrtle and Park 11205 + Google Map
Free

Intro to Chess: for Parents, Caregivers, and their kids. Helping kids improve and apply chess strategies and tactics.

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