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Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 20   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years 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 with Reading is Fundamental

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 20   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Join us for books, bounces, 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, first...

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 20   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Join us for books, bounces, 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, first...

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Library Lab: Spaghetti and Marshmallow Tower Challenge

Thu, Sep 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids stem & steam library lab

See how tall of a tower you can build using uncooked spaghetti and marshmallows. Then test your tower to see how much weight it can hold. Learn which geometric shapes make the strongest structures.

Library Lab: Spaghetti and Marshmallow Tower Challenge

After School Homework Help

Thu, Sep 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

eBooks Basics

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults techknowledge

Learn how to download E-books, audio books and more unto your tablet, kindle or iPad. Feel free to bring your own devices!

Session is on a first come, first served basis.

eBooks Basics

Russian Storytime России История Время

Thu, Sep 20   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime russian multilingual 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

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21

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Sep 21   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, Sep 21   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

Creative Writing for Kids

Fri, Sep 21   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school creative writing

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

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22

Friends of Cortelyou Library Meeting

Sat, Sep 22   9:30 am to 10:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Adults

Do you have ideas and visions for what Cortelyou Library can do for you and your neighborhood? We invite you to join the meeting and help discuss plans to make Cortelyou Library even better. 

The Friends of the Cortelyou Library...

Friends of Cortelyou Library Meeting

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 22   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

Meditation Group

Sat, Sep 22   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning

Join us for an hour of mediation

Meditation Group

Meridian Yoga

Sat, Sep 22   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults yoga

Yes Ki Yoga is based on the meridian system and acupressure points. Consists of warm ups for the core, meridian stretching, body tapping, moving meditation and relaxation!

*Please bring your own yoga mat*

Meridian Yoga

Girls Who Code

Sat, Sep 22   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens girls who code techknowledge

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

Featured Event
Girls Who Code

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24

Build with Duplo

Mon, Sep 24   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, Sep 24   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

Movies @ the Library: Bill Cunningham: New York

Mon, Sep 24   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

A profile of the noted and extraordinarily cheerful veteran New York City fashion photographer. Unrated Runtime 90 minutes

Movies @ the Library: Bill Cunningham: New York

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Sep 24   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

LEGO Mindstorms

Mon, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens techknowledge lEGO robotics

Tweens and teens - join us to help build and program a robot in the library! For ages 9 and up! 

LEGO Mindstorms

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Email Basics

Tue, Sep 25   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

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Sep 25   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, Sep 25   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

Kids Create

Tue, Sep 25   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

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Sep 25   6:15 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults book club

Join the book club as they discuss Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan!

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

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Crochet Circle

Wed, Sep 26   2:30 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, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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, Sep 26   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

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27

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 27   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years 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 with Reading is Fundamental

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 27   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Join us for books, bounces, 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, first...

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Sep 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Join us for books, bounces, 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, first...

Babies & Books with Reading is Fundamental

Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

Thu, Sep 27   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids music

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

All ages welcome!

Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

After School Homework Help

Thu, Sep 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

Russian Storytime России История Время

Thu, Sep 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime russian multilingual 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

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28

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Sep 28   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, Sep 28   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

Creative Writing for Kids

Fri, Sep 28   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school creative writing

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

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29

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years openhouse2018 saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Meditation Group

Sat, Sep 29   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning openhouse2018

Join us for an hour of mediation

Meditation Group

Girls Who Code

Sat, Sep 29   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens girls who code openhouse2018 techknowledge

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

Girls Who Code

OCT
1

Build with Duplo

Mon, Oct 1   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, Oct 1   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

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Oct 1   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

OCT
2

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Oct 2   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, Oct 2   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

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 2   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

OCT
3

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Oct 3   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

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Wed, Oct 3   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!

10/3:...

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Crochet Circle

Wed, Oct 3   2:30 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

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