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MAY
29

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, May 29   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

TechKnowledge

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 our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance. Feel free to bring your own devices!

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Drop-In Computer Lab

Story Play

Tue, May 29   2:00 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! 

Story Play

After School Homework Help

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

after school homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and use laptops and enjoy free printing.

After School Homework Help

Library Lab

Tue, May 29   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

kids library lab STEM

Library Lab is a hands-on exploration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts (STEM) for children ages 6-10. Join us for fun, free activities that spark your child's curiosity about the world.

Library Lab

Kids Create

Tue, May 29   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

dia! Kids Create

Join other kids in creating a new craft project every week that you can take home with you!

A special Kids Create where we celebrate DIA! Diversity in Action!

Kids Create

Teen Craft

Tue, May 29   5:15 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

gaming for teens teen time

Libraries are for creating!

Take advantage of all the opportunity to become creators, designers, and producers!

Teen Craft

MAY
30

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Wed, May 30   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Spanish Storytime multilingual storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

For ages 0-5.

*Tickets are required for both...

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Wed, May 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Spanish Storytime multilingual storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

For ages 0-5.

*Tickets are required for both...

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Crochet Circle

Wed, May 30   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

crochet

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, May 30   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

kids Reading is Fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Wed, May 30   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

english conversation group

Practice English in a conversation group at the Cortelyou Library.  Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

FREE!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, May 30   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S Citizen we can help! Join our free exam preparation group.

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

MAY
31

Toddler Time

Thu, May 31   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, May 31   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, May 31   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

babies & books First Five Years

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk,...

Babies & Books

After School Homework Help

Thu, May 31   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

after school homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join Homework Club to use laptops and print for free.

 

After School Homework Help

Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

Thu, May 31   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Come join us for a fun filling hour of entertainment! Show off your talents!

All ages welcome!

Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

JUN
1

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Jun 1   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Join us for a very special play time featuring our very own, generously donated Thomas the Tank Engine Play Set! For all ages. 

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Jun 1   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Creative Writing for Kids

Fri, Jun 1   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

NY Writers Coalition (NYWC) invites you to write and share your story in this one-of-a-kind creative writing workshop. Participants discover the power of their own stories, gain confidence and a stronger sense of self and become part of a...

Creative Writing for Kids

JUN
2

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 2   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Saturday Storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Meditation Group

Sat, Jun 2   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

adult learning

meditation group

Meditation Group

JUN
4

Build with Duplo

Mon, Jun 4   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

build with duplo First Five Years

Music and free play with Lego DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Jun 4   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...
Resume & Career Help

Movies @ the Library: The American Epic Sessions

Mon, Jun 4   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Movies Movies at the Library

This is a special 2 hour performance documentary showing the various ways records were made using today's modern artists. Not Rated Run Time 2 hours

Movies @ the Library: The American Epic Sessions

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Jun 4   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

TechKnowledge Teen Tech Time

Join our Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly & competitive environment!

Kids/Teen Tech Time

JUN
5

Kids Create

Tue, Jun 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

art and crafts Kids Create

Join other kids in creating a new craft project every week that you can take home with you!

Kids Create

JUN
6

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Wed, Jun 6   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Spanish Storytime multilingual storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

For ages 0-5.

*Tickets are required for both...

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Wed, Jun 6   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Spanish Storytime multilingual storytime storytime

Join us for stories and songs in Spanish for children and their parents or caregivers.

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

For ages 0-5.

*Tickets are required for both...

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jun 6   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

crochet

Get hooked at Cortelyou! Come learn the new, valuable skill of crochet. All levels of experience are welcome to join, from beginners to those with years of experience. Please bring your own hook and yarn (these items may be found at any craft...

Crochet Circle

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jun 6   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

kids Reading is Fundamental

All RIF members must have a BPL library card to participate. Ages 0 to 17 years old.  Youth will be allowed to choose a free book when they join RIF and on their birthday. Youth can earn additional books by borrowing and...

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 6   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

english conversation group

Practice English in a conversation group at the Cortelyou Library.  Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

FREE!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Jun 6   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

citizenship

If you are interested in becoming a U.S Citizen we can help! Join our free exam preparation group.

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

JUN
7

Toddler Time

Thu, Jun 7   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Thu, Jun 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk, first come...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, Jun 7   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

babies & books First Five Years

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for babies who are not walking independently yet. Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out beginning at 10:00 AM at the information desk,...

Babies & Books

Game On!

Thu, Jun 7   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Game On!

Electronic and board game fun!

Game On!

Russian Storytime России История Время

Thu, Jun 7   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years multilingual storytime Russian Russian Storytime

Приглашаем детей и родителей ! Рассказы и песни на русском языке

Join us for stories and songs in Russian for children and their parents or caregivers.

Russian Storytime России История Время

JUN
8

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Jun 8   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Come to Cortelyou Library at 11AM on Fridays for some adult stress relief coloring for an hour. Colored pencils and coloring books are included.

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Creative Writing for Kids

Fri, Jun 8   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

NY Writers Coalition (NYWC) invites you to write and share your story in this one-of-a-kind creative writing workshop. Participants discover the power of their own stories, gain confidence and a stronger sense of self and become part of a...

Creative Writing for Kids

JUN
9

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 9   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Saturday Storytime storytime

Join us each Saturday to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud. All ages welcome!

Saturday Storytime

Summer Jam Weekend: Books, Beats and Butterflies at Cortelyou Library

Sat, Jun 9   11:00 am to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Summer Jam summer reading

Celebrate the start of Summer Reading by joining us for Summer Jam Weekend. The Friends of Cortelyou Library are planning an all day party outside the branch. Details to come!

 Sign up for...

Summer Jam Weekend: Books, Beats and Butterflies at Cortelyou Library

Summer Jam Weekend: FunikiJam Music World Tour

Sat, Jun 9   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Summer Jam summer reading Summer Reading Open House

Celebrate the start of Summer Reading by joining us for Summer Jam Weekend and a special performance by FunikiJam. FunikiJam's mission is to empower global citizens to reach their highest potential through its trademark "music exploration...

Summer Jam Weekend: FunikiJam Music World Tour

Meditation Group

Sat, Jun 9   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

adult learning

meditation group

Meditation Group

Summer Jam Weekend: Mermaid and Neptune Crowns with Melanie Hope Greenberg

Sat, Jun 9   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Summer Jam summer reading Summer Reading Open House

Celebrate the start of Summer Reading by joining us for Summer Jam Weekend and become a mermaid, neptune or pirate in this special arts & crafts workshop with Melanie Hope Greenberg.

Sign up for Summer Reading and enjoy fun activities...

Summer Jam Weekend: Mermaid and Neptune Crowns with Melanie Hope Greenberg

JUN
11

Build with Duplo

Mon, Jun 11   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

build with duplo First Five Years

Music and free play with Lego DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Jun 11   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

resume

Need help with your resume? Meet with our trained reviewer to get assistance with editing and advice for your job search.

Please bring a draft of your resume with you, or a list of your work history and education. This is a one-on-one...
Resume & Career Help

Movies @ the Library: Tibet in Song

Mon, Jun 11   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Movies Movies at the Library

A look at the life and struggles of the Tibetan people and their culture told through music. Not Rated. Run Time 90 mins.

Movies @ the Library: Tibet in Song

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Jun 11   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

TechKnowledge Teen Tech Time

Join our Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly & competitive environment!

Kids/Teen Tech Time

JUN
12

Kids Create

Tue, Jun 12   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

art and crafts Kids Create

Join other kids in creating a new craft project every week that you can take home with you!

Kids Create

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