E.g., Jun 25 2018
JUN
25

Build with Duplo

Mon, Jun 25   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 25   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

Computer Basics

Mon, Jun 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Movies @ the Library: London Town

Mon, Jun 25   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Movies Movies at the Library

In '70s London, a 14 year-old boy is introduced to the Clash by his estranged mother. It changes his life forever. Rated R Runtime 90 Mins.

Movies @ the Library: London Town

Words and Memories

Mon, Jun 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Highlawn Library

The Words and Memories program stimulates memory in the older adult in a cheerful and edifying way, to relieve, at least for a time, boredom, depression and excessive self-concern. The idea is to include all in a program relevant to seasons,...

Words and Memories

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Jun 25   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

Game On!: Chess

Mon, Jun 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Are YOU a CHESS MASTER?

Come In and Find Out and Learn How to be One @ your local Library

Game On!: Chess

JUN
26

Toddler Time

Tue, Jun 26   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Come In and Have FUN with New and Old Friends through song and play @ your local Library.

Cancelled
Toddler Time

Preschool Storytime

Tue, Jun 26   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

First Five Years summer reading

Story time for children ages 3 to 5 years. Come enjoy some stories, songs, finger plays and an activity.

Cancelled
Preschool Storytime

Email Basics

Tue, Jun 26   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Story Play

Tue, Jun 26   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! 

Cancelled
Story Play

Kids Create

Tue, Jun 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

arts and crafts Kids Create

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

Cancelled
Kids Create

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Jun 26   6:15 pm to 7:15 pm   Cortelyou Library

book club

Join the book club as they discuss Moonglow by Michel Chabon!

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

JUN
27

Technology Drop-In

Wed, Jun 27   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Join us on June 27th for a Technology drop-in class at the Highlawn branch. Bring in some of your technology and we'll assist you on questions or problems you may be having.

Technology Drop-In

Babies and Books

Wed, Jun 27   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

babies & books First Five Years summer reading

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Free Summer Meals Program

Wed, Jun 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals Program

Crochet Circle

Wed, Jun 27   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 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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)

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Jun 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

TechKnowledge

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive enviornment.

Teen Tech Time

English Conversation Group

Wed, Jun 27   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 27   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
28

Toddler Time

Thu, Jun 28   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 28   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 28   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

Free Summer Meals Program

Thu, Jun 28   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals Program

Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

Thu, Jun 28   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

music

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

All ages welcome!

Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jun 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jun 28   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

JUN
29

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Jun 29   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

Library Lanes

Fri, Jun 29   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Library Lanes TechKnowledge

If you love bowling, you'll love this library lanes! Participants will learn how to bowl using a Microsoft Xbox One. After some practice, we will challenge other libraries around Brooklyn Public Library, to meet and compete with...

Library Lanes

Adult Stress Relief Coloring

Fri, Jun 29   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

Free Summer Meals Program

Fri, Jun 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals Program

Teen Time

Fri, Jun 29   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens, games, socialization

Teen Time

JUN
30

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 30   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Sat, Jun 30   11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Jun 30   2:00 pm to 2:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Saturday Storytime summer reading

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

Saturday Storytime

JUL
2

Build with Duplo

Mon, Jul 2   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, Jul 2   11:00 am to 1:00 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

Free Summer Meals Program

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

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals Program

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Jul 2   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

JUL
3

Free Summer Meals Program

Tue, Jul 3   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals Program

Kids Create

Tue, Jul 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

arts and crafts Kids Create

Join other kids in creating a new craft project every week that you can take home with you! All Kids Creates over the summer will be music related to go with our "Books & Beats" theme for Summer Reading!

Kids Create

JUL
5

Story Play

Thu, Jul 5   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years storytime

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

Story Play

Babies & Books

Thu, Jul 5   11:00 am to 11:30 am   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

Free Summer Meals Program

Thu, Jul 5   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Free lunch for kids and teens, ages 18 and under, served from 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm.

Free Summer Meals Program

Russian Storytime России История Время

Thu, Jul 5   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

First Five Years multilingual storytime Russian

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

U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

Thu, Jul 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning citizenship

Preparing for the Citizenship Exam? You're not alone! Meet with a volunteer-led study group to discuss topics covered in the Citizenship exam.

Featured Event
U.S. Citizen Exam Preparation

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Jul 5   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

JUL
6

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Jul 6   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, Jul 6   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

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