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Discovery Table

Mon, Sep 23   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years build with lego first five years

Discovery table fun with legos or train sets

Discovery Table

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

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24

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

Not Too Young To Vote

Tue, Sep 24   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens citizenship

To help make sure young people's voices are heard in the Nov. 3rd Presidential Election we are registering teens to vote at the Library on National Voter Registration Day, Sept. 24 from 3 - 4 pm.  Teens as young as 16 can...

Not Too Young To Vote

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

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

English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Sep 24   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

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

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Toddler Time

Wed, Sep 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Sep 25   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

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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

Kids Create: Lanyard

Thu, Sep 26   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create summer reading

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

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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

Introduction to American Sign Language Cancelled

Fri, Sep 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults inclusive services

Find out more about American Sign Language.  Ideal for first time learners, and those who want to strengthen their conversational skills.

Facilitated by Elizabeth Botti, Sign Language Specialist at ADAPT Community Network.

Introduction to American Sign Language

Facebook

Fri, Sep 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults techknowledge

Facebook is a social networking site that makes it easy for you to connect and share with your family and friends online.

Facebook

Preschool Playtime

Fri, Sep 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years preschool story play storytime

Join us for stories, rhymes, songs, play and new friends!

Preschool Playtime

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

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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

Teens creative writing

With the guidance of a professional writer, teens work on their creative writing process in a welcoming and encouraging environment. Led by the NY Writer's Coalition.

DIY: Creative Writing Club

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28

Coloring Fun!

Sat, Sep 28   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Coloring Fun for kids up to 12

Coloring Fun!

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

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults citizenship open-house

Join our U.S. Citizenship Exam Prep Group on Saturday from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.                           ...

Citizenship Exam Prep Group

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Sep 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids first five years open-house saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Homework Help

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids homework help open-house

Free Homework help for students in grades K-8. No question is too big or small!

Homework Help

Open House: Teen Chess

Sat, Sep 28   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens open-house table-top & board games

Teens, as part of BPL's open house weekend, come play chess (or checkers) on our new tabletop chess boards in the Kensingteen section.  All levels welcome.

Open House:  Teen Chess

BACK TO SCHOOL COMPUTER LAB

Sat, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids open-house techknowledge

Young students are invited to the "BACK TO SCHOOL"  Computer Lab where they will learn lots of library resources for their school projects.

Ages  8+

BACK TO SCHOOL COMPUTER LAB

Kids Create: Lanyard

Sat, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create open-house

Learn how to make a keychain or bracelet with plastic lanyard in all your favorite colors!

Kids Create: Lanyard

Open House Scavenger Hunt

Sat, Sep 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids explore open-house

Join us for a scavenger hunt around the library!

Open House Scavenger Hunt

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Discovery Table

Mon, Sep 30   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years build with lego first five years

Discovery table fun with legos or train sets

Discovery Table

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

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

English Conversation Group Cancelled

Tue, Oct 1   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Kensington Library

Adults english conversation group

Practice your English skills in a friendly, informal setting, every Tuesday night at 6pm.  Location varies, but the session is usually in the Storytime room upstairs.  No reservation necessary.

English Conversation Group

Computer Basics

Tue, Oct 1   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Kensington Library

Adults 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 hardware,...

Computer Basics

OCT
2

Toddler Time

Wed, Oct 2   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kensington Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime toddler time

Join us for stories, songs, rhymes and play.

Toddler Time

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

Teen Tech Time

Wed, Oct 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Teens techknowledge teen tech time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Just bored with your summer? Join our summer edition of Teen Tech Time program where you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment. ...

Teen Tech Time

Kids Create: Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

Wed, Oct 2   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Kensington Library

Kids kids create

Join us for an hour and learn everything you will need to crochet or knit your own hat, scarf or cool bag design by yourself.  Ages 7 and up.

Kids Create: Knitting & Crocheting Club: Fun With Yarn!

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