E.g., Nov 21 2018
NOV
21

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Nov 21   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

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Wed, Nov 21   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!

11/7:...

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 21   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

Ask a Tech

Wed, Nov 21   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Get one on one help with:

Microsoft programs Email Or help with your own device (Laptop, IPad) Resume Writing  
Ask a Tech

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 21   2:00 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, Nov 21   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)

After School Homework Help

Wed, Nov 21   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. 

Cancelled
After School Homework Help

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   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

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 21   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, Nov 21   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

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Nov 21   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

NOV
22

Family Arts and Crafts

Thu, Nov 22   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids arts and crafts

Kids and their parents/ caregivers are invited to come make a fun craft you can take home. Projects include painting, collage, screen printing, jewelry making, and more. All supplies provided - just bring your imagination!

Family Arts and Crafts

NOV
23

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Fri, Nov 23   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come work on your resume, apply to jobs, update LinkedIn, and learn about job searching resources. One-on-one help. Please bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Drop-In Computer Lab: Resume & Job Prep

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Nov 23   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, Nov 23   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

Jewelry Making

Fri, Nov 23   12:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults

Join Cortelyou for a Jewelry Making program led by artist and jewelry maker Chisa Takagi. Participants will leave the program with a finished work. Materials will be provided!

Every Friday from 12:30pm- 2:30pm on the floor of the library...

Cancelled
Jewelry Making

Library Lab: Roller Coasters

Fri, Nov 23   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school library lab stem & steam

Do you love to ride roller coasters? Join us for a fun vacation day activity and explore force and energy as you make your own roller coaster out of foam tubing, building materials and marbles. Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s...

Library Lab: Roller Coasters

Teen Computer Lab

Fri, Nov 23   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Teens

Teens ages 9-17 can work on homework, watch a video, or play a game. Research assistance and tech help available from a librarian.

Teen Computer Lab

NOV
24

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   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

After School Homework Help

Sat, Nov 24   11:00 am to 1:00 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

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 24   12:00 pm to 12:45 pm   New Lots Library

Kids first five years saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Cooks & Books

Sat, Nov 24   12:00 pm to 1:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Come enjoy some free and healthy food from the East New York Farmers Market prepared in our branch!  

A community chef will prepare food you can...

Cooks & Books

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

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

Adults adult learning

Join us for an hour of Sahaja Yoga and Meditation.

Sahaja Yoga Meditation Group

Saturday Booktalks: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

Sat, Nov 24   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   New Lots Library

Adults book discussion

Saturday, November 24, 1-2 pm: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

At some point, every one of us embarks on a journey to find love. We meet people, date, get into and out of relationships, all with the hope of finding someone with whom we...

Saturday Booktalks: Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

Teen Time: Science Fiction Writing Workshop

Sat, Nov 24   1:30 pm to 2:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens teen time writing workshop

Is technology a friend or foe? What is a space opera? Draw inspiration from the science fiction genre in this group writing class for teens. Participants will be...

Teen Time: Science Fiction Writing Workshop

Girls Who Code

Sat, Nov 24   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!

 

...
Girls Who Code

NOV
26

Build with Duplo

Mon, Nov 26   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, Nov 26   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, Nov 26   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: Home Again

Mon, Nov 26   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Life for a single mom in Los Angeles takes an unexpected turn when she allows three young guys to move in with her. Rated PG-13

Movies @ the Library: Home Again

After School Homework Help

Mon, Nov 26   2:30 pm to 4:30 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/Teen Tech Time

Mon, Nov 26   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

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

Mon, Nov 26   3:30 pm to 4:30 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at New Lots Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll or in the New Lots...

ProjectArt: Ages 4-7

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

Mon, Nov 26   4:45 pm to 5:45 pm   New Lots Library

Kids after school arts and crafts

ProjectArt offers free art classes at New Lots Library during the 2018-19 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art.

Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll or in the New Lots...

ProjectArt: Ages 8-12

NOV
27

Email Basics

Tue, Nov 27   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

After School Homework Help

Tue, Nov 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

Game On!

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Kids age 6-12 are invited to play board games at the library! Bring a friend or make a new one.

Game On!

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids

Each week children will receive educational enrichment through fun games, learning activities and homework support.

 

Grades: K-5

Educational Enrichment and Homework Support

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Tue, Nov 27   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   New Lots Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

It's the next big thing! Virtual Reality Gaming is here!  Join our Teen Tech Time program where you can play various gaming systems such as: XBOX, Playstation 4, Playstaion VR in a friendly competitive environment.

Teen Tech Time: Virtual Reality Gaming

Kids Create

Tue, Nov 27   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

Drop-In Computer Lab

Tue, Nov 27   4:00 pm to 5:15 pm   New Lots Library

Adults

Computer Lab open to adults weekly on Tuesdays at 4 pm and Fridays at 10 am. Get one-on-one help with computer projects like resumes, applications, email etc.

Drop-In Computer Lab

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Tue, Nov 27   4:00 pm to 6:00 pm   New Lots Library

Kids reading is fundamental summer reading

For all children with a library card. Choose a FREE RIF book when you sign up. Earn more FREE RIF books by borrowing and returning library books. Ask your Librarian for more information.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Teen Journalism Workshop

Tue, Nov 27   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens

What issues do you care about? Who needs to hear your voice? Do you want to help make your neighborhood
a better place?

Join a free journalism program at the Cortelyou Branch of Brooklyn Public Library!

The Ditmas...

Teen Journalism Workshop

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Nov 27   6:15 pm to 7:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults book club

Join the book club as they discuss...

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Citizenship Prep Group

Tue, Nov 27   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Info Commons, Room 6

Adults citizenship

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

Citizenship Prep Group

NOV
28

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Nov 28   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

Babies and Books

Wed, Nov 28   11:00 am to 11:45 am   New Lots Library

Birth to Five Years first five years

You're never too young to get introduced to the wonder and joy of reading. Come join us for a special, interactive storytime with songs, rhymes, puppets, and of course, books. Come meet up with other babies, parents, and caregivers in the...
Babies and Books

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Wed, Nov 28   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!

11/7:...

Wellness Wednesday Workshop

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 28   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   New Lots Library

Older Adults

Adults come join our crochet cricle. Learn a sticth and make new friends.

Crochet Circle

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