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NOV
19

Build with Duplo

Mon, Nov 19   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years 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

Computer Basics

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the...

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Nov 19   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults 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

After School Homework Help

Mon, Nov 19   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Nov 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

NOV
20

Microsoft Excel Basics

Tue, Nov 20   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults microsoft office techknowledge

Microsoft Excel Basics introduces new and returning spreadsheet users to the basics of storing, managing and analyzing data in a spreadsheet document. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Excel 2010.

 

Microsoft Excel Basics

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Nov 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning music

Come learn the basics of playing guitar at Cortelyou Library.

Learn the basics notes and chord progressions Learn how to turn your guitar using standard and digital tuners Be able to understand Chord Charts Will be able to play 1 to 2...
Learn Guitar at the Library

After School Homework Help

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Game On!

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 are invited to play board games at the library! Bring a friend or make a new one.

Game On!

After School Homework Help - High School Math

Tue, Nov 20   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Teens homework help

Free homework help with high school math for teens.

After School Homework Help - High School Math

Kids Create

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

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

Kids Create

English Conversation Group

Tue, Nov 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English-FREE!

No registration necessary Sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library Volunteers
English Conversation Group

Teen Journalism Workshop

Tue, Nov 20   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens

What issues do you care about? Who needs to hear your voice? Do you want to help make your neighborhood
a better place?

Join a free journalism program at the Cortelyou Branch of Brooklyn Public Library!

The Ditmas...

Teen Journalism Workshop

FAB YOGA

Tue, Nov 20   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Find your Inner beauty through Yoga

FAB YOGA

Foucault and the Problem of Justice Part II

Tue, Nov 20   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees' Room

Adults book discussion conversations philosophy in the library

Foucault and the Problem of Justice Part II: Power and Governmentality at the Intersection of the Individual and Population

“What characterizes the act of justice is not resort to a court and to judges; it is not the intervention of...

Register
Foucault and the Problem of Justice Part II

NOV
21

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Nov 21   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years

Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
October 3rd through December 19th

 

آئیں ہمارے ساتھ اردو زبان میں کہانیاں سنیں اور گانے گائیں۔

پانچ سال تک کی...

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 21   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy

Enjoy books, songs, and rhymes. 0 to 18 months.

Babies and Books

Toddler Time

Wed, Nov 21   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Birth to Five Years early literacy toddler time

Enjoy stories and play. 18 months to 48 months.

Toddler Time

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Wed, Nov 21   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults

Learn how you can use essential oils and essential oil products to support a holistic and less toxic lifestyle. Each week will cover a different topic. Attend as many events as you like. They are free, informative, and interactive!

11/7:...

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults 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, Nov 21   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)

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

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After School Homework Help

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids homework help

Free homework help for children in grades 1 to 8.

After School Homework Help

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults 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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults 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, Nov 21   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults citizenship

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

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Nov 21   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults citizenship

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

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

NOV
23

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Nov 23   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years

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, Nov 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults

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

Jewelry Making

Fri, Nov 23   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults

Join Cortelyou for a Jewelry Making program led by artist and jewelry maker Chisa Takagi. Participants will leave the program with a finished work. Materials will be provided!

Every Friday from 12:30pm- 2:30pm on the floor of the library...

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Jewelry Making

Central Library Friday Film Club

Fri, Nov 23   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults movies

November is Katherine Hepburn film month. Today's feature is The Rainmaker (1956) which also stars Burt Lancaster as a con man who promises rain to the desperate farmers of a drought ridden town and marriage to a lonely spinster....

Central Library Friday Film Club

Library Lab: Roller Coasters

Fri, Nov 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school library lab stem & steam

Do you love to ride roller coasters? Join us for a fun vacation day activity and explore force and energy as you make your own roller coaster out of foam tubing, building materials and marbles. Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s...

Library Lab: Roller Coasters

NOV
24

Morning Yoga

Sat, Nov 24   10:15 am to 11:45 am   Fort Hamilton Library

Adults

Reduce stree and gain flexibility ina safe and fun environment

Beginners are welcome

Morning Yoga

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years storytime saturday storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

After School Homework Help

Sat, Nov 24   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

Sat, Nov 24   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning

Join us for an hour of Sahaja Yoga and Meditation.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

Teen Time: Science Fiction Writing Workshop

Sat, Nov 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen time writing workshop

Is technology a friend or foe? What is a space opera? Draw inspiration from the science fiction genre in this group writing class for teens. Participants will be...

Teen Time: Science Fiction Writing Workshop

ASL - American Sign Language

Sat, Nov 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Older Adults

“Due to our diverse city, we should learn to communicate with everyone.”

You might be able to save a life by just knowing the basics.

Join us in this American Sign Language workshop series with Nancy Simmons where you will learn...

ASL - American Sign Language

Girls Who Code

Sat, Nov 24   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens

Learn computer science through real-world projects in art and storytelling, robotics, video games, web sites, apps and more!

 

...
Girls Who Code

Saturday Storytime: Cantonese Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Fort Hamilton Library

Kids multilingual storytime saturday storytime

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

歡迎所有任何有興趣的兒童與家長或與其照顧者一起參加我們的普通話故事及兒歌時間

Saturday Storytime: Cantonese Storytime

NOV
26

Build with Duplo

Mon, Nov 26   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years 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

Computer Basics

Mon, Nov 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults computer basics techknowledge

Computer Basics training is designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before confidently using a computer.

This lesson introduces new PC users to the...

Computer Basics

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Nov 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults 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: Home Again

Mon, Nov 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her. Rated PG-13

Movies @ the Library: Home Again

After School Homework Help

Mon, Nov 26   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Nov 26   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

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

Mon, Nov 26   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Central Library, Balcony Conference Room

Adults citizenship immigrant services

Do you have an immigration question? Do you want to apply for citizenship? Do you want help preparing for the citizenship interview?

Join us for our monthly Immigration Information Walk-in Hours and speak to a trusted legal service...

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

NOV
27

Email Basics

Tue, Nov 27   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

After School Homework Help

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids homework help

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with free after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. 

After School Homework Help

Game On!

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 are invited to play board games at the library! Bring a friend or make a new one.

Game On!

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