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SEP
23

Build with Duplo

Mon, Sep 23   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

Computer Basics

Mon, Sep 23   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: Hotel Mumbai

Mon, Sep 23   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

The true story of the Taj Hotel terrorist attack in Mumbai. Hotel staff risk their lives to keep everyone safe as people make unthinkable sacrifices to protect themselves and their families.

Movies @ the Library: Hotel Mumbai

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Sep 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids kids tech time techknowledge

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

Kids Tech Time

It's A Vibe: Writing Poems with Different Moods

Mon, Sep 23   6:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults book discussion literacy poetry

In this workshop, we will use the work of poets like Eboni Hogan, Marwa Helal, Morgan Parker, and Juan Felipe Herrera to examine the relationship between poetry and music. How can we learn to write an anthem for the good days? An angry fist of a...

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It's A Vibe: Writing Poems with Different Moods

SEP
24

Storytime

Tue, Sep 24   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Toddler Time

Tue, Sep 24   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

Tickets will be given out at the front desk.

Toddler Time

Microsoft Excel Basics

Tue, Sep 24   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

Little Engineers: Road Play

Tue, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Explore things that go with our ramp set and Keva planks in this free play time session.

Little Engineers: Road Play

Library Lab: Pop Up Books

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

Kids library lab stem & steam

Learn how to turn a two-dimensional piece of paper into a 3-D moving creation. 

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

Library Lab: Pop Up Books

Kids Create: Math Art

Tue, Sep 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids stem & steam

Come and learn about tesselations and how to create your own. 

Kids Create: Math Art

Community Journalism For Teens

Tue, Sep 24   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen time

Do you want to ask the questions? Get the answers? Be in the room where it happens? And write the stories? Then The Ditmas Examiner wants you! The Ditmas Examiner is a program for high school students who want to cover their community, learn...

Community Journalism For Teens

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Sep 24   6:15 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning book club

Join the book club as they discuss Milkman by Anna Burns.  

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

SEP
25

Story Time in Brower Park

Wed, Sep 25   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years storytime

Weather permitting we will be meeting in Brower Park in front of the Fountain for Story Time during the summer and early Fall.   Join us for stories and nature crafts...

Story Time in Brower Park

Computer Basics

Wed, Sep 25   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults adult learning computer basics email

Intersted in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use the computers, by attending our Techknowledge computer bascis class.  Our T.R.S (class instructor) makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come in to register...

Computer Basics

Crochet Circle

Wed, Sep 25   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts knitting and crocheting

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...

Crochet Circle

Chess Workshop

Wed, Sep 25   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school kids explore table-top & board games

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

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:45pm- 4:45pm.

Chess Workshop

Kids Tech Time: Speedy Architect

Wed, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids techknowledge

Come and create your won 3-D Structure with Straws and joints created with our own 3-D Printer. 

Kids Tech Time: Speedy Architect

SEP
26

Toddler Time

Thu, Sep 26   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 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, Sep 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime

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

Chess Workshop

Thu, Sep 26   2:45 pm to 4:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school kids explore table-top & board games

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

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:45pm- 4:45pm.

Chess Workshop

3D Printing Workshop

Thu, Sep 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens arts and crafts techknowledge teen tech time

Drop in 3D Design Lab: Choose an item from the MakerBot Thingiverse website or design your own object using Tinkercad and a library laptop. Also, try our 3D Doodler Pen to create fun projects!

Participants can pick up their projects at a...

3D Printing Workshop

Game On: Board Games

Thu, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids game on!

Come and join us for an afternoon of fun and games with your friends.

Game On: Board Games

Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

Thu, Sep 26   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library, Trustees 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...

Featured Event
Immigration Information Walk-in Hours

SEP
27

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Sep 27   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first 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

Donkey Jote! A Puppet Show by Patty Cake Theater

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

Kids hispanic heritage month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the library with this fun re-telling of the story of Don Quijote with puppets and original music by Ruben Dario Cruz. 

Venga a celebrar el mes de la herencia hispana con la historia de Don Quijote...

Donkey Jote! A Puppet Show by Patty Cake Theater

SEP
28

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 28   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

Open House at Cortelyou

Sat, Sep 28   10:30 am to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults open-house

Get to know your library! Brooklynites of all ages are invited to visit their local library for Brooklyn Public Library's Open House Day 2019.

Come to the Cortelyou Branch for:

Saturday Storytime at 10:30 am

Adult...

Open House at Cortelyou

KungFu Film Festival : Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Teens movies at the library

Colossal entertainment, winner of 4 Academy Awards in 2000, this is the One!

Chow Yun Fat, Michelle Yeoh, and Zhang Ziyi...  

KungFu Film Festival : Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon

SEP
30

Build with Duplo

Mon, Sep 30   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

Computer Basics

Mon, Sep 30   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: Gloria Bell

Mon, Sep 30   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

A free-spirited woman in her 50s seeks out love at L.A. dance clubs.

Movies @ the Library: Gloria Bell

Game On

Mon, Sep 30   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids game on!

Play with our collection of Legos and board games. 

Game On

OCT
1

Storytime

Tue, Oct 1   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 1   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

Tickets will be given out at the front desk.

Toddler Time

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Oct 1   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults techknowledge

Microsoft Word Basics introduces new and returning word users to the basics of using, creating, editing and publishing office documents. This lesson covers the core features of Microsoft Word 2010.

Microsoft Word Basics

Community Journalism For Teens

Tue, Oct 1   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen time

Do you want to ask the questions? Get the answers? Be in the room where it happens? And write the stories? Then The Ditmas Examiner wants you! The Ditmas Examiner is a program for high school students who want to cover their community, learn...

Community Journalism For Teens

OCT
2

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 2   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults adult learning computer basics email

Intersted in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use the computers, by attending our Techknowledge computer bascis class.  Our T.R.S (class instructor) makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come in to register...

Computer Basics

Crochet Circle

Wed, Oct 2   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults arts and crafts fiber arts knitting and crocheting

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...

Crochet Circle

OCT
3

Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Thu, Oct 3   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Brower Park Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Juan Tica from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Juan Tica

Russian Storytime России История Время

Thu, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years multilingual storytime 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

Chess Workshop with Reinaldo Duran

Thu, Oct 3   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mill Basin Library

Kids Chess Workshop

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Reinaldo Duran from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

Chess Workshop with Reinaldo Duran

OCT
5

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 5   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

Shock-Tober Film Series : Nosferatu

Sat, Oct 5   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Teens movies at the library

The 1922 silent vampire classic.   The 93 minute version.  Due to problems with Bram Stokers' estate, they could not call the vampire, Dracula, but the story is the same...

Shock-Tober Film Series : Nosferatu

OCT
7

Andrew Marantz Discusses "Antisocial" with Virginia Heffernan

Mon, Oct 7   7:30 pm to 8:30 pm   Central Library, Trustees Room

Adults author talks bpl presents

From a rising star at The New Yorker, a deeply immersive chronicle of how the optimistic entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley set out to create a free and democratic internet–and how the cynical propagandists of the alt-right exploited that freedom to...

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Andrew Marantz Discusses "Antisocial" with Virginia Heffernan

OCT
8

Storytime

Tue, Oct 8   10:30 am to 12:00 pm   Brower Park Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime

Storytime with songs and fingerplay, playtime afterwards

Storytime

Toddler Time

Tue, Oct 8   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Mill Basin Library

Birth to Five Years toddler time

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes, playtime and songs! Specifically tailored for toddlers who are walking independently, up to age 3.

Tickets will be given out at the front desk.

Toddler Time

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Oct 8   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults microsoft office techknowledge

PowerPoint is a presentation software that allows you to create slide presentations that can include animation, narration, images, and videos.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics is for students that are interested in becoming familiar with the...

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Community Journalism For Teens

Tue, Oct 8   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen time

Do you want to ask the questions? Get the answers? Be in the room where it happens? And write the stories? Then The Ditmas Examiner wants you! The Ditmas Examiner is a program for high school students who want to cover their community, learn...

Community Journalism For Teens

OCT
9

Computer Basics

Wed, Oct 9   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Mill Basin Library

Adults adult learning computer basics email

Intersted in learning to use the computer? Anyone can learn to use the computers, by attending our Techknowledge computer bascis class.  Our T.R.S (class instructor) makes learning easy and enjoyable!  Please call or come in to register...

Computer Basics

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