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FEB
22

Motown Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

Thu, Feb 22   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

All ages welcome!

Motown Karaoke at Cortelyou Library!

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

Thu, Feb 22   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Join us for the practice of mediation and exercise. Increases energy  vitatlity. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. 

Truthfulness, compassion, and exercise. www.falundafa.org

Every Thursday, from 5:00-6:00pm from 2/...

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

FEB
23

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Feb 23   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, Feb 23   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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

After School Homework Help

Fri, Feb 23   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

after school homework help - grades 1 to 8

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and receive assistance with digital document creation and printing!

After School Homework Help

Family Movie: The Good Dinosaur

Fri, Feb 23   2:00 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Luckily for young Arlo, his parents (Jeffrey Wright, Frances McDormand) and his two siblings, the mighty dinosaurs were not wiped out 65 million years ago. When a rainstorm washes poor Arlo (Raymond Ochoa) downriver, he ends up bruised, battered...

Family Movie: The Good Dinosaur

FEB
24

Friends of Cortelyou Library Meeting

Sat, Feb 24   9:30 am to 10:30 am   Cortelyou Library

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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

After School Homework Help

Sat, Feb 24   10:00 am to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

After school homework help grades 1 - 8

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and receive assistance with digital document creation and printing!

After School Homework Help

Saturday Storytime

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

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

Saturday Storytime

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

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

Healthy Living meditation Yoga

Learn about human energy and improve your health with this Sahaja Yoga meditation. All classes are FREE.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Book Talk With Harriet Alonso

Sat, Feb 24   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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Author Harriet Hyman Alonso reads and discusses her newest novel for children ages 8-12; a riveting story of one girls' daring rescue of her brother after he is captured by slave catchers during pre-Civil War America.

"Alonso combines...

Book Talk With Harriet Alonso

FEB
26

Build with Duplo

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

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Music and free play with DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

Build with Duplo

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Feb 26   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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, Feb 26   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Internet Microsoft techknowledge

Please come and join Brooklyn Public Library, Cortelyou branch, for free basic computer classes. The class is an 4 to 5 week course which will focus on the building skills, such as typing,...

Computer Basics

Movies @ the Library: Love & Mercy

Mon, Feb 26   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adult Movies movie

In the 1960s, Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson struggles with emerging psychosis as he attempts to craft his avant-garde pop masterpiece. In the 1980s, he is a broken, confused man under the 24-hour watch of shady therapist Dr. Eugene Landy.

Movies @ the Library: Love & Mercy

Homework Help

Mon, Feb 26   3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

after school homework help - grades 1 to 8

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and receive assistance with digital document creation and printing!

Homework Help

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Feb 26   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Feb 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Teen Tech Time

FEB
27

Email Basics

Tue, Feb 27   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

After School Homework Help

Tue, Feb 27   3:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

after-school homework help grades 1-8

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and receive assistance with digital document creation and printing!

After School Homework Help

Kids Create

Tue, Feb 27   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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, Feb 27   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

21st century fiction Adult programming book club cortelyou library

Join the book club as they discuss Stardust by Joseph Kanon!

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

FEB
28

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 28   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

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Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first come first served. Reading is Fundamental (RIF...

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Wed, Feb 28   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

babies Brooklyn Public Library first five years Reading is Fundamental

Join us for books, fingerplays, rhymes and songs for children from birth to 5 years old! Space is limited; tickets are required and will be given out prior to the event at the information desk, first come first served. Reading is Fundamental (RIF...

Story Play with Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Crochet Circle

Wed, Feb 28   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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, Feb 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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, Feb 28   4:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

English learn English English Conversation Group Adult programming

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

Creative Aging: A Lifetime of Memories

Wed, Feb 28   5:30 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

adult workshop memoir olderadults

Creative Aging: A Lifetime Of Memories

With Susan Buttenwieser

Each memory we keep with care means future happiness to share. Author Unknown

...
Creative Aging: A Lifetime of Memories

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Feb 28   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

MAR
1

Toddler Time

Thu, Mar 1   10:15 am to 10:45 am   Cortelyou Library

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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, Mar 1   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

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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

Babies & Books

Thu, Mar 1   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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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

Game On!

Thu, Mar 1   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Board Games Card Games childrens programming duplo

Electronic and board game fun!

Game On!

After School Homework Help

Thu, Mar 1   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

homework help grades K-8

Cortelyou Library supports young learners with after-school homework help provided by trained volunteers. Join our Homework Club and receive assistance with digital document creation and printing!

After School Homework Help

Russian Storytime России История Время

Thu, Mar 1   4:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

eBooks Basics

Thu, Mar 1   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

EBooks IPad Kindle tablet

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

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Thu, Mar 1   4:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

پانچ سال تک کی عمر کے بچے اپنے والدین اور دیکھ بھال کرنے والوں کے ہمراه شامل ہوں۔

Join us for...

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

Thu, Mar 1   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Join us for the practice of mediation and exercise. Increases energy  vitatlity. Eliminate stress, enjoy peace of mind. 

Truthfulness, compassion, and exercise. www.falundafa.org

Every Thursday, from 5:00-6:00pm from 2/...

Falun Dafa Exercise & Meditation Class

MAR
2

Creative Writing for Kids

Fri, Mar 2   2:45 pm to 3:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

MAR
3

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Mar 3   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

storytime Brooklyn Public Library saturday storytime family storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

Sat, Mar 3   12:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Healthy Living meditation Yoga

Learn about human energy and improve your health with this Sahaja Yoga meditation. All classes are FREE.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation

MAR
5

Build with Duplo

Mon, Mar 5   10:15 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Build with DUPLO cortelyou library duplo first five years

Music and free play with DUPLOs and other toys. For children 0 to 5 years old. 

NOTE: Today only, Build With Duplo will be held on the floor of our children's area!

Build with Duplo

Resume & Career Help

Mon, Mar 5   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults career help cortelyou library job seekers

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, Mar 5   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Internet Microsoft techknowledge

Please come and join Brooklyn Public Library, Cortelyou branch, for free basic computer classes. The class is an 4 to 5 week course which will focus on the building skills, such as typing,...

Computer Basics

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Mar 5   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Kids Tech Time

Teen Tech Time

Mon, Mar 5   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Teen Tech Time

MAR
6

Microsoft Word Basics

Tue, Mar 6   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

microsoft word 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

Kids Create

Tue, Mar 6   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

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

Kids Create

MAR
7

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Wed, Mar 7   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

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

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

For ages 0-5.

*Tickets are required for both...

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

Wed, Mar 7   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Spanish Storytime multilingual storytime storytime cortelyou library

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

Acompáñenos con cuentos y canciones en español para niños y sus padres o cuidadores.

For ages 0-5.

*Tickets are required for both...

Spanish Storytime w/ RIF

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