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JUL
17

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 17   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jul 17   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library.

For adults.

Chair Yoga

JUL
18

Toddler Time

Thu, Jul 18   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes 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 first...

Toddler Time

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 18   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

Join us for books, bounces, rhymes, songs, and playtime! 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

Family Movie

Thu, Jul 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Jul 18   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Game on! Board Games

Thu, Jul 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come play classic board games at the library with your friends!

Game on! Board Games

Chess Workshop

Thu, Jul 18   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school chess workshop kids explore

Perfect your game with the help of an instructor, and play with friends!

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

Teen Tech: Podcasting

Thu, Jul 18   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen tech time

Have you been wanting to try podcasting?  Learn digital audio creation from an experienced podcasting producer at the first of a 4-session series.  We have the tools and equipment to help you record your first podcast. ...

Teen Tech: Podcasting

USCF Chess Tournament

Thu, Jul 18   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids chess workshop

Chess players who are members of the United States Chess Federation are invited to play in a summer chess tournament at Cortelyou Library on Thursday afternoons. 

USCF Chess Tournament

JUL
19

Tot Art

Fri, Jul 19   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning creative aging

Escape from the heat by coming into the library to enjoy Adult Coloring. We provide colored pencils and adult coloring pages. 

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Story Play

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Resume Editing Help

Fri, Jul 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults career resume techknowledge

Need assistance perfecting your resume to make it look and sound just right? Our Librarians are here to help!

Resume help is availble by appointment only and is arranged in 30 minute slots. Please come in or call the branch to...

Resume Editing Help

Family Movie

Fri, Jul 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Jul 19   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Retro Detectives

Fri, Jul 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Arlington Library

Kids Retro Detectives summer reading

Join us for the second part of our retro detectives program! Hone your puzzle solving skills with some trivia, board games, and scavenger hunts!

(program is for ages 11-14)

Retro Detectives

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Fri, Jul 19   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

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

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Read and Play

Fri, Jul 19   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years autism developmental disabilities first five years inclusive services

Hear stories, makes friends and play at our inclusive story time.  For children birth to age 5 with and without disabilities.

Read and Play

Make a Home for Your Alien with ArchForKids

Fri, Jul 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create stem & steam summer reading

A friendly alien has crash landed on earth. Use your interstellar imagination to make your friend an amazing place to live: brainstorm. 

Make a Home for Your Alien with ArchForKids

Teen Tech: Podcasting

Fri, Jul 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen tech time

Have you been wanting to try podcasting?  Learn digital audio creation from an experienced podcasting producer at the second of a 4-session series.  We have the tools and equipment to help you record your first podcast. ...

Teen Tech: Podcasting

JUL
20

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years preschool ready set kindergarten

In this special six session series, families enjoy stories  & activities designed to encourage the development of  early learning practices. Exploring literacy, science,  & math through music, stories, art, & play will...

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jul 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime

Come here classic stories read aloud in our family friendly Saturday Storytime!

Saturday Storytime

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

Sat, Jul 20   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning yoga and meditation

Join us for an hour of Sahaja Yoga and Meditation.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

Adult Arts & Crafts: Open Craft

Sat, Jul 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults arts and crafts diy

Who says adults don't like arts and crafts? Come join us as we paint, color, and enjoy an hour of open craft activity.

Adult Arts & Crafts: Open Craft

JUL
22

Build with Duplo

Mon, Jul 22   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Free play with Lego DUPLOs. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Tot Art

Mon, Jul 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Mon, Jul 22   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Family Movie

Mon, Jul 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Jul 22   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Email Basics

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Arlington Library

Adults techknowledge


Do you have questions on how to create an email account, learn about the different email providers and to compose an email? Or maybe you have questions on how to attach a file to an email. Learn how to connect with the world through email...

Email Basics

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Mon, Jul 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Arts & crafts, here we come!

Kids Create: Arts & Crafts

Movies @ the Library: First Reformed

Mon, Jul 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

A minister of a small congregation in upstate New York grapples with mounting despair brought on by tragedy, worldly concerns and a tormented past.

Movies @ the Library: First Reformed

JUL
23

Family Movie

Tue, Jul 23   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Jul 23   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Email Basics

Tue, Jul 23   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults email techknowledge

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? The various types of email providers available. How...
Email Basics

Library Lab: Candy Molecules

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids library lab stem & steam summer reading

Using gummy candy, make a model of the molecules around you.  

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

Library Lab: Candy Molecules

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Jul 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Kid Tech: Scratch Workshop Series

Tue, Jul 23   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids kids tech time summer reading

Scratch is an easy-to-learn computer coding platform designed for elementary aged students.  Participants in this coding program will learn at their own pace using tutorials and guidance from facilitators. Regular attendance is highly...

Kid Tech: Scratch Workshop Series

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Jul 23   6:15 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults book club

Join the book club as they discuss The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani.

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Adult Creative Writing

Tue, Jul 23   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning creative writing

Join us for writing and sharing work in a supportive and respectful environment. Writers of all genres and levels of experience welcome. No prior writing experience is necessary. 

Adult Creative Writing

JUL
24

Tot Art

Wed, Jul 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts

Join us for an art session geared for 0-5 years old prior to storytime.

Tot Art

Story Play

Wed, Jul 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Birth to Five Years

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and playtime!

For ages 0-5.

Ticket required. Inquire at information desk.

Story Play

Family Movie

Wed, Jul 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Jul 24   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Arlington Library

Kids early literacy reading is fundamental

Select and keep a book at first registration and then every three RIF day visits. This is a great way to build a collection of your favorite books for free!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Chess Workshop

Wed, Jul 24   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school chess workshop kids explore

Perfect your game with the help of an instructor, and play with friends!

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jul 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time teen time

Video game fun.

Teen Tech Time

Chair Yoga

Wed, Jul 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Flatlands Library

Adults yoga and meditation

Come join us for chair yoga at the Flatlands library.

For adults.

Chair Yoga

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