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Positive Aging: Current Events

Mon, Aug 26   10:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults conversations

Enjoy discussing political events and current news in the company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Current Events

Build with Duplo

Mon, Aug 26   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, Aug 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

Toddler Time

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years storytime toddler time

The more you read, sing and talk with toddlers, the more they learn! Have fun hearing great picture books read aloud and playing with other children during this program dedicated to active toddlers.

For children 18 months to 5 years...

Toddler Time

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Aug 26   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Paerdegat Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Brief storytime followed by free play time with toys for ages birth to 5 with parents/caregivers.

Story Play w/RIF

Play Time

Mon, Aug 26   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Birth to Five Years first five years story play

Learn to play together with other kids and share the toys.

Play Time

Family Movie

Mon, Aug 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Mon, Aug 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Enjoy Zumba exercies in the company of your peers. The class is made possible thanks to the Library collaboration with the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC.

Positive Aging. Zumba Exercise.

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 26   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Movies @ the Library: The Hate U Give

Mon, Aug 26   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Now, facing pressure from all sides of the community, Starr must find her voice and stand up for what's right.

Movies @ the Library: The Hate U Give

Chess Workshop

Mon, Aug 26   3:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids

Learn to play or improve your game with chess master William Del Castillo. For beginners and advanced players. Age Group: Kids, Teens

Chess Workshop

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Playtime for Kids

Tue, Aug 27   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids kids create story play

Come and play with friends

Playtime for Kids

Coloring Club

Tue, Aug 27   11:30 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Come and color your favorite heroes

Coloring Club

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening.

Tue, Aug 27   12:00 pm to 12:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

Family Movie

Tue, Aug 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 27   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Microsoft Excel Basics

Tue, Aug 27   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

Reading Circle. Book Discussion: Kaddish.com by Nathan Englander

Tue, Aug 27   2:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults book discussion

An atheist son in an Orthodox Jewish family refuses to recite the Kaddish for his father after he dies, horrifying his mother and sisters, but then decides to hire a stranger through the Internet to recite the daily prayer.

Reading Circle. Book Discussion: Kaddish.com by Nathan Englander

Kids Create: Galaxy Slime

Tue, Aug 27   3:00 pm to 4:00 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! Intended for kids ages 6-12. Our space crafts this summer will be out-of-this world.

 

Kids Create: Galaxy Slime

Kid Tech: Scratch Workshop Series

Tue, Aug 27   4:30 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids kids tech time summer reading

Scratch is an easy-to-learn computer coding platform designed for elementary aged students.  Participants in this coding program will learn at their own pace using tutorials and guidance from facilitators. Regular attendance is highly...

Kid Tech: Scratch Workshop Series

ESOL Conversation Group

Tue, Aug 27   6:00 pm to 7:45 pm   Borough Park Library

Adults

Join other adults as they practice their English under the guidance of a trained volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Tue, Aug 27   6:15 pm to 7:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning book club

Join the book club as they discuss Kate Atkinson's Transcription.  

Fiction of the 21st Century Book Club

Adult Creative Writing

Tue, Aug 27   6:30 pm to 7:45 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults adult learning creative writing

Join us for writing and sharing work in a supportive and respectful environment. Writers of all genres and levels of experience welcome. No prior writing experience is necessary. 

Adult Creative Writing

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Board Games

Wed, Aug 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids table-top & board games

Come and enjopy playing with your friends

Board Games

Family Movie

Wed, Aug 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 28   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids free summer meals summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Crochet Circle

Wed, Aug 28   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 Cancelled

Wed, Aug 28   2:30 pm to 4:30 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 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

Board Games and "Dungeons and Dragons." Cancelled

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Teens game on!

Every Wednesday in the chidren's room, the Kings Bay Branch will have board games featuring the roll playing game "Dungeons and Dragons." If you are a fan of the television show "Game of Thrones" then this is for you!

Come Play with...

Board Games and "Dungeons and Dragons."

Make your own Fairy House!

Wed, Aug 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts kids create

Have you ever wondered where fairies live? In fairy homes!

Bring your imagination and come join us to make tiny homes for nature’s most magical creatures. All materials will be provided, including magic fairy dust!

(Recommended...

Make your own Fairy House!

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 28   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, Aug 28   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

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Toddler Time

Thu, Aug 29   10:30 am to 11:00 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years first five years storytime summer reading 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, Aug 29   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years storytime summer reading

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

Family Movie

Thu, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Summer Reading Coach

Thu, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Birth to Five Years team up to read

A summer reading coach is available to meet one-on-one with children to work on their reading skills.  

Register in person on the day of the program for a 20-minute session for your child. 

Summer Reading Coach

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Thu, Aug 29   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults game on! table-top & board games

Enjoy playing bridge in a company of your peers.

Positive Aging: Bridge Club

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 29   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Thu, Aug 29   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Borough Park Library

Kids Artists on Site

Study With A Professional Artist

Nigel Morgan Artist In Residence

Chess Workshop Cancelled

Thu, Aug 29   2:30 pm to 4:30 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 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

Coloring Club

Thu, Aug 29   3:00 pm to 3:30 pm   Kings Bay Library

Kids arts and crafts

Come and color your favorite heroes.

Coloring Club

eBooks Basics

Thu, Aug 29   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, Aug 29   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

USCF Chess Tournament

Thu, Aug 29   5:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids table-top & board games

Chess players who are members of the United States Chess Federation are invited to play in a summer chess tournament at Cortelyou Library on Thursday afternoons. 

USCF Chess Tournament

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Thomas The Tank Engine Play Time

Fri, Aug 30   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

Playtime for Kids

Fri, Aug 30   10:30 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Kids kids create story play

Come and play with friends

Playtime for Kids

Positive Aging. Blood Pressure Screening. Cancelled

Fri, Aug 30   11:00 am to 11:30 am   Kings Bay Library

Older Adults health and wellness

Experienced Nurse provided by the Sheepshead Bay/Nostrand NORC will measure your blood pressure free of charge.

Positive Aging. Blood  Pressure Screening.

ESOL Conversation Group Cancelled

Fri, Aug 30   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Kings Bay Library

Adults english conversation group

Join a group of peers to improve your English language skills. The leader of the group is an experienced ESOL Volunteer.

ESOL Conversation Group

Family Movie

Fri, Aug 30   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids family movie movies at the library

Cool off from the heat & enjoy a Family Movie at the Cortelyou Library! Every Monday - Friday at 1:00 pm during our Summer Meals program. 

Family Movie

Free Summer Meals

Fri, Aug 30   1:15 pm to 2:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids summer meals

During the summer, children and teens can get free lunch at the library Monday through Friday. No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free lunch meal.

There will be no summer meals on July 4th and August 12th...

Free Summer Meals

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