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NOV
13

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Tue, Nov 13   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Birth to Five Years storytime preschool

Enjoy our Story time with books, puppets and games. Little Hands Craft Time means more fun and more crafts. Join us to sing and learn about the Letter People.

For children ages 2 1/2 to 4 years old and their caregivers.

Preschool Storytime for 2.5 - 4 years old

Beginners Typing Class

Tue, Nov 13   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults techknowledge

Do you want to improve your typing speed? How about your typing accuracy? You will be shown a number of resources and provided computer time to help you improve your typing skill. Come and join the Typing Workshop!
Beginners Typing Class

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Nov 13   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, Nov 13   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

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

Tue, Nov 13   2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults computer basics russian

Требуется регистрация. Зарегистрируйтесь в справочном бюро.

Станьте мастером вашего компьютера, планшета или смартфона с Аркадием Клаузовым!

Attend a free class that will make you the boss of your computer,  tablet or...

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

After School Homework Help

Tue, Nov 13   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 13   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!

After School Homework Help

Tue, Nov 13   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids homework help

If you are in Grades 1 – 8, we can help you with your homework!

No registration require.  FREE!

After School Homework Help

Teen Tech Time

Tue, Nov 13   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids gaming for teens kids tech time techknowledge teen tech time

There will be video games, iPads, and more!

Come to Sheepshead Bay Library and enjoy fun activities for all ages Kids can learn to interact and socialize with video games Play games on iPads like Minecraft and LEGO
Teen Tech Time

Kids Create

Tue, Nov 13   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

The Ditmas Examiner Teen Writing Workshop

Tue, Nov 13   5:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Teens creative writing writing workshop

The Ditmas Examiner is a program for high school students who want to cover their community, learn about journalism – and make a difference. We’ll produce a news web site and a print newspaper covering Ditmas Park and parts of Flatbush, Prospect...

The Ditmas Examiner Teen Writing Workshop

Teen Journalism Workshop

Tue, Nov 13   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

NOV
14

Urdu Storytime اردو کہانی پروگرام

Wed, Nov 14   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, Nov 14   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

ESOL Conversation

Wed, Nov 14   1:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills!

Sharpen your English, and meet friends from around the world.

ESOL Conversation

Crochet Circle

Wed, Nov 14   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 14   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 14   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

Color your World

Wed, Nov 14   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids kids create

Just can't wait for Explore and Create? 

Get your creative color muscles warmed up with Ilona and Elnura.

Make your world a more colorful place.

Color your World

English Conversation Group

Wed, Nov 14   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 14   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

Kids Create: Explore and Create

Wed, Nov 14   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids kids create kids explore

Explore and Create to become an Artist. Master your craft at Sheepshead Bay Library's Arts and Craft Program.

Kids Create: Explore and Create

ESOL Class

Wed, Nov 14   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week

ESOL Class

The Magic Violin with Violin Virtuoso Yaroslav Bell and Award Winning Singers & Composers Vita Lisina and Alexandre Radionov

Wed, Nov 14   5:30 pm to 6:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults live music performance

Thrill to the beauty of a magical violin performance by internationally acclaimed violin virtuoso Yaroslav Bell and award winning singers & composers Vita Lisina and Alexandre Radionov.

Приходите и наслаждайтесь волшебством...

The Magic Violin with Violin Virtuoso Yaroslav Bell and Award Winning Singers & Composers Vita Lisina and Alexandre Radionov

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Nov 14   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 14   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
15

Toddler Time with Reading is Fundamental

Thu, Nov 15   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, Nov 15   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, Nov 15   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

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

Thu, Nov 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning citizenship

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

US Citizenship Exam Prep.

After School Homework Help

Thu, Nov 15   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

Thursdays at the Theater

Thu, Nov 15   3:30 pm to 4:45 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids family movie techknowledge

Parents and Children ages 18 and under join us for an afternoon of fun!

Come to Sheepshead Bay Library and Watch movies that inspire you to laugh, love and enjoy life.

Join us for a new movie each week at the library! Movies will...
Thursdays at the Theater

After School Homework Help

Thu, Nov 15   3:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids homework help

If you are in Grades 1 – 8, we can help you with your homework!

No registration require.  FREE!

After School Homework Help

eBooks Basics

Thu, Nov 15   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, Nov 15   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

Thu, Nov 15   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids chess workshop everyone is welcome here

Learn to play chess every Thursday at 4:00.

All ages and skill levels welcomed!

Chess Workshop

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

Thu, Nov 15   4:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults computer basics russian

Требуется регистрация. Зарегистрируйтесь в справочном бюро.

Станьте мастером вашего компьютера, планшета или смартфона с Аркадием Клаузовым!

Attend a free class that will make you the boss of your computer,  tablet or...

Computer Basics / Основы компьютера

ESOL Class

Thu, Nov 15   5:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes are for people who want to learn to speak, read, write and understand English:

Classes are open to adults 17 and older.

All classes meet two days per week

ESOL Class

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

Thu, Nov 15   6:30 pm to 7:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Older Adults creative aging everyone is welcome here

Help eliminate your stress through meditation and slow moving exercise. Enjoy peace of mind.

Falun Dafa Exercise Class

NOV
16

Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Nov 16   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 16   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

ESOL Conversation Group

Fri, Nov 16   11:30 am to 1:30 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning esol

Practice and improve your conversation skills.

Meet new friends from around the world.

 

ESOL Conversation Group

Knitting Club

Fri, Nov 16   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults everyone is welcome here fiber arts

Learn to knit.

Finish an old project, or start a new project, and make new friends!

Knitting Club

Jewelry Making

Fri, Nov 16   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...

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Jewelry Making

Crochet with Juana

Fri, Nov 16   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults crochet everyone is welcome here fiber arts

Join Juana, and learn to crochet, modify a pattern, or create your own.

Do It Yourself.

Crochet with Juana

Art of Sewing

Fri, Nov 16   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Adults adult learning fiber arts

Sewing lessons for beginners.

Simple projects teaching the basics of sewing.

Art of Sewing

Creative Writing for Kids

Fri, Nov 16   2:45 pm to 4:00 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

Game On!

Fri, Nov 16   3:30 pm to 5:00 pm   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids game on! gaming for teens techknowledge teen tech time

There will be board games, video games, card games, and more!

Come to Sheepshead Bay Library and enjoy fun activities for all ages Kids can have fun interacting and socializing with board games Come and play games such as Connect 4, Uno...
Game On!

NOV
17

Drag Queen Story Hour

Sat, Nov 17   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years drag queen story hour friends of the library saturday storytime storytime

The Cortelyou Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library is pleased to announce Drag Queen Story Hour, featuring Miz Jade!

Drag Queen Story Hour puts the rainbow in reading & also captures the imagination and play of childhood...

Drag Queen Story Hour

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Nov 17   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Sheepshead Bay Library

Kids everyone is welcome here saturday storytime

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

 

Saturday Storytime

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