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Coloring for kids

Sun, Aug 18   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Kids Create Duplo

Sun, Aug 18   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

AUG
19

Build with Duplo

Mon, Aug 19   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 19   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

Monday Storytime

Mon, Aug 19   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years story play storytime toddler time

Join us at Mapleton and hear favorite songs, stories and tales read aloud. All ages welcome.

Monday Storytime

Story Play w/RIF

Mon, Aug 19   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

Family Movie

Mon, Aug 19   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

Coloring for kids

Mon, Aug 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Free Summer Meals

Mon, Aug 19   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

Kids Create Duplo

Mon, Aug 19   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Movies @ the Library: Us

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Adults movies movies at the library

A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them.

Movies @ the Library: Us

Expressions Educational & Cultural Center Annual Play: Lon Po Po

Mon, Aug 19   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids all ages community partner

Come Out and Support our Community Partner annual play, "Lon Po Po" by Ed Young at our local Library

Expressions Educational & Cultural Center Annual Play: Lon Po Po

Kids Tech Time

Mon, Aug 19   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids kids tech time stem & steam video games

Come play games and have a great time with friends! At Kids Tech Time, kids have access to video games, laptops, and other surprising technology!

Kids Tech Time

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20

EQ Workshop (in Chinese)

Tue, Aug 20   10:00 am to 1:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults branch design workshop

Emotional Quotient Workshop for Chinese immigrants ...

Register
EQ Workshop (in Chinese)

Family Movie

Tue, Aug 20   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

Computer in Chinese

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Adults computer basics

Learn the introductory Computer basics in Chinese

Computer in Chinese

Coloring for kids

Tue, Aug 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Free Summer Meals

Tue, Aug 20   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

Family Home for Adults Informational Session

Tue, Aug 20   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults health and wellness social services

Everyone needs a place to call home…

      …many frail elderly persons, persons with disabilities or medical problems need a home with a caregiver who will provide some basic service such as:

home cooked...
Family Home for Adults Informational Session

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics

Tue, Aug 20   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

Kids Create Duplo

Tue, Aug 20   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Library Lab: Pocket Solar System

Tue, Aug 20   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids library lab stem & steam summer reading

Explore weightlessness with an experiment on freefall and make a pocket-sized model of our solar system.

Library Lab is Brooklyn Public Library’s dynamic learning enrichment program for children (ages 6 to 10) and their families....

Library Lab: Pocket Solar System

Kid Tech: Scratch Workshop Series

Tue, Aug 20   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

Adult Creative Writing

Tue, Aug 20   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

AUG
21

Story and Play

Wed, Aug 21   11:00 am to 11:45 am   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years story play

stories, fingerplays, songs, games and lots of fun activities for both children and caregivers.

Story and Play

Family Movie

Wed, Aug 21   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

Coloring for kids

Wed, Aug 21   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Free Summer Meals

Wed, Aug 21   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 21   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

Kids Create Duplo

Wed, Aug 21   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Story Time from Space

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids summer reading

Meteor the Mousetronaut returns to outer space in this exciting story from retired NASA Astronaut Commander Mark Kelly. After viewing story time, make a comet on a stick.  

Story Time from Space

Chess Workshop

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school Chess Workshop kids explore

Perfect your game with the help of an instructor, and play with friends!

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

LEGO Challenge

Wed, Aug 21   2:30 pm to 3:30 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids build with lego stem & steam

Show off your Master Builder Skills with our LEGO Challenge. Work in groups, pairs, or solo to complete LEGO build challenges.

LEGO Challenge

Summer Reading Coach

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 5:30 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

Ask a Tech

Wed, Aug 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Adults adult learning techknowledge

Do you have a specific question about how to use computers or find your way around the Internet? No time to attend a formal class? Join our drop-in computer lab for personalized assistance.

Ask a Tech

English Conversation Group

Wed, Aug 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

Why Read? With Laine Barton

Wed, Aug 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Paerdegat Library

Kids summer reading closing celebration

Will Laine be able to reach the stars without a ladder?  Does she need books to help her perform her zany circus arts? Watch as she weaves bubble-sculptures plate-spinning, magic, and more into a raucous experiment where she discovers that...

Why Read? With Laine Barton

ESL Citizenship Exam Preparation

Wed, Aug 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

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Toddler Time

Thu, Aug 22   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 22   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 22   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 22   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

Coloring for kids

Thu, Aug 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids arts and crafts

We provide fantastic coloring sheets and crayons to you and your children.  Remember the following 10 benefits of your kids and you doing colorings every single day:                   ...

Coloring for kids

Free Summer Meals

Thu, Aug 22   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

Afternoon Playtime

Thu, Aug 22   1:15 pm to 2:15 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years first five years toddler time

non-public event

Afternoon Playtime

Kids Create Duplo

Thu, Aug 22   2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo build with lego kids create

Come to Mapleton and build using Lego Duplo.

Kids Create Duplo

Chess Workshop

Thu, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids after school Chess Workshop kids explore

Perfect your game with the help of an instructor, and play with friends!

Wednesdays & Thursdays from 2:30pm- 4:30pm.

Chess Workshop

Game On!

Thu, Aug 22   2:30 pm to 4:00 pm   Mapleton Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Come play board games with us!

Game On!

Why the Sky is Far Away and Other Stories

Thu, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids summer reading closing celebration

Multi-cultural stories celebrating the relationship between people, animals and the amazing world that we share. Featuring Native American folklore and stories from the rain forests about respecting and saving our resources and world. 

Why the Sky is Far Away and Other Stories

Summer Reading Closing Party

Thu, Aug 22   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Cortelyou Library

Kids summer reading closing celebration

Bring the whole family for popcorn, prizes and entertainment!  At 3 p.m., enjoy storytelling with tales from around the world by LuAnn Adams. From 4-5 p.m. you can pick up your summer reading certificate, make a special craft, enjoy...

Summer Reading Closing Party

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