E.g., Oct 20 2018
OCT
20

Couponing

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come in and pick out clipped coupons & weekly circulars to SAVE money on your groceries, personal products, household items and more.

Couponing

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Sat, Oct 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Adults

Come exercise with our popular local volunteer! No registration is needed.

 

Shape Up: Cardio Sculpt

Social Justice Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years saturday storytime storytime

Join us for a special edition of Saturday Storytime: Social Justice Storytime! Hear election- themed books read aloud, enjoy music, and create an art project to take home with you. 

All ages welcome!

Social Justice Storytime

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

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

Birth to Five Years early literacy first five years stem & steam preschool

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!

English Conversation Group

Sat, Oct 20   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required

English Conversation Group

Beaded Jewelry

Sat, Oct 20   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Teens

Make your own bracelets

Beaded Jewelry

Meditation Group

Sat, Oct 20   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, Oct 20   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!

 

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Girls Who Code

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Oct 20   3:30 pm to 4:15 pm   Clinton Hill 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

OCT
22

Build with Duplo

Mon, Oct 22   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

Preschool Storytime

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Babies & Books

Mon, Oct 22   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Fun for BPL's youngest patrons!  Come listen to stories, sing songs, dance, and play with toys!

Babies & Books

Computer Basics

Mon, Oct 22   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, Oct 22   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: Loving Vincent

Mon, Oct 22   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

In a story depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's final letter and ends up investigating his final days there.

Movies @ the Library: Loving Vincent

Monday Movies

Mon, Oct 22   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults movies

Showing Some of the Best So Far, 2018 Movies.  You can drop in and pick up your copy of the movies for the month or call and ask what the next movie will be.  For Adults Only.  Come join us and bring your own popcorn.

Monday Movies

Afterschool Homework Help

Mon, Oct 22   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in 1st - 8th...

Afterschool Homework Help

Kids/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Oct 22   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
23

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Tue, Oct 23   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

Join other little artists in creative exploration with a new art project every week!

Kids Create! First 5 Years

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Oct 23   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

Learn Guitar at the Library

Tue, Oct 23   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

Movies @ the Library

Tue, Oct 23   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Rememory (2017) 1h 51min.

Gordon Dunn, a visionary scientific pioneer, is found dead shortly after he unveils his newest work; a device able to extract, record, and play a person's memories. Soon, a mysterious man shows up at his widow's...

Movies @ the Library

After School Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   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

Library Lab

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

Kids after school library lab

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families. Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math concepts with fun, free activities that will spark curiosity through...

Library Lab

After School Homework Help

Tue, Oct 23   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Kids Create

Tue, Oct 23   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

Clinton Hill Evening Book Club

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults book club book discussion one book one new york

Join us in reading 2018's One Book, One New York Winner: Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan.

"With the atmosphere of a noir thriller, Egan’s first historical novel follows Anna and Styles into a world populated by gangsters, sailors, divers...

Clinton Hill Evening Book Club

English Conversation Group

Tue, Oct 23   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Join other adults who are learning to speak English! Free! No registration required.

English Conversation Group

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

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

Adults book club

Join the book club as they discuss Early Work by Andrew Martin!

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

OCT
24

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Oct 24   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 24   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

BINGO Fun

Wed, Oct 24   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Homecrest Library

Older Adults

Join us for everyone's favorite game, B-I-N-G-O!

BINGO Fun

Crochet Circle

Wed, Oct 24   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

Afterschool Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids after school homework help

Trouble with math? Geography got you stumped? Need some advice on how to polish your essay? The library is here to help! Our trained volunteer tutor provides free drop-in homework assistance to students in 1st - 8th...

Afterschool Homework Help

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Oct 24   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)

Ask a Tech

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

 

Ask a Tech

After School Homework Help

Wed, Oct 24   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Kids

Afterschool homework help for children in grades K-8.

After School Homework Help

Chess Workshop

Wed, Oct 24   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master  Danny.    Ages 7 and up

Chess Workshop

Kids Create!

Wed, Oct 24   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Kids

Explore where science meets art with a new STEM based project every week, and leave the mess at the library!

Kids Create!

English Conversation Group

Wed, Oct 24   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

Resume One-On-One Help

Wed, Oct 24   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults career resume

One-on-one resume assistance with a community volunteer. Please sign up at the Info Desk.

Resume One-On-One Help

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

Wed, Oct 24   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Adults arts and crafts

Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and learn how to make a variety of crafts. All materials will supplied.

Clinton Hill Creative Craft Circle

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Oct 24   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

OCT
25

Preschool Storytime

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years

Stories for 2-5 year olds read aloud by a community volunteer. Tickets are not required.

Preschool Storytime

Read for the Record 2018: Maybe Something Beautiful

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years read for the record

Enjoy a reading of Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Campoy and Theresa Howell and illustrated by Rafael Lopez then help us create a beautiful mural for the library!

 

Read for the Record 2018: Maybe Something Beautiful

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Homecrest Library

Birth to Five Years

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

Enjoy stories and play. 18 to 36 months.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the program to receive an admission ticket at the Information Desk. In order to...

Toddler Time with Reading Is Fundamental (First RIF)

iPad Basics Class

Thu, Oct 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Homecrest Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you want to learn how to navigate an iPad? Or do you own an iPad and want to put it in to better use? Learn to work with iPad by navigating the screens, connecting to Wi-Fi, Bluetooth surfacing the internet and working with photo, video and...

iPad Basics Class

Babies & Books

Thu, Oct 25   11:30 am to 12:30 pm   Clinton Hill Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime

Storytime for infants and toddlers ages 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 & Books

After School Homework Help

Thu, Oct 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

Mother Goose on the Loose Digital Storytime

Thu, Oct 25   3:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years techknowledge

Learn nursery rhymes to sing and chant to your little one while exploring the Mother Goose on the Loose app on the library's iPads. Every family will have a chance to interact with this fun app that is like a digital felt board. 

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Mother Goose on the Loose Digital Storytime

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