E.g., Dec 19 2018
DEC
19

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Wed, Dec 19   10:45 am to 12:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Older 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.

Never Too Late to Learn: Microsoft Word Basics

Babies and Books

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 1:45 pm   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years

Storytime for babies birth - 18 months. It's never too early to introduce your baby to books! Come hear some delightful stories, learn fun songs and rhymes, and meet other families and caregivers in your neighborhood. 

Babies and Books

Overeaters Anonymous

Wed, Dec 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

English Conversation Group

Wed, Dec 19   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults english conversation group

Practice English in a conversation group at the Bedford Library, Adult Learning Center.  Join other adults who are learning to speak English.

FREE!  No registration required.

English Conversation Group

ESOL – 2018 Winter Registration

Wed, Dec 19   5:00 pm to 7:30 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults

Learn to Speak, Read, Write & Understand English!

Free English Classes for adults 17 and older

Daytime, Evening and Saturday class...

ESOL – 2018 Winter Registration

DEC
20

Babies & Books with RIF

Thu, Dec 20   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years reading is fundamental

Babies & Books for ages birth to 18 months with RIF book distribution. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Babies & Books with RIF

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Dec 20   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years reading is fundamental toddler time

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Toddler Time with RIF

Tai Chi for Beginners

Thu, Dec 20   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults

“Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.”

“Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.”

If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi for Beginners

High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

Thu, Dec 20   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults hse

Are you hoping to get your high school equivalency (HSE) diploma? Need to build your reading and writing skills?  Register to take a test of your readiness for the exam, and you will be placed in a prep class, enrolled in our online prep...

Register
High School Equivalency (HSE) Screening

ESOL Conversation Group

Thu, Dec 20   5:45 pm to 7:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults adult learning english conversation group

Under the guidance from the English Conversation Group leader, come to participate and practice your spoken English. No registration is required.

ESOL Conversation Group

DEC
21

Build with DUPLO

Fri, Dec 21   10:30 am to 11:15 am   Highlawn Library

Birth to Five Years build with duplo first five years

Come In and Play with the DUPLOs at your local library. For ages 2-5.

Build with DUPLO

Overeaters Anonymous

Fri, Dec 21   1:15 pm to 2:30 pm   Highlawn Library

Adults

Join your peer group and exchange idea on controlling your eating habit.

Overeaters Anonymous

Teen Time

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens gaming for teens teen time

Come have fun with your peers after a long week of school. Enjoy playing games, or just socializing, while spending a leisure time in a safe relaxing space.

Cancelled
Teen Time

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Dec 21   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Teens gaming for teens teen time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment

Teen Tech Time

Game On!

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 6-12.

Game On!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Dec 21   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids

Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with your library card.  Get a FREE book when you first sign up and on every third visit.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

DEC
22

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 22   10:00 am to 10:30 am   McKinley Park Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Holiday Family Movie Time: How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

Sat, Dec 22   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids

Join us at the Mckinley Park Library for a Holiday film!

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

On the outskirts of Whoville, there lives a green, revenge-seeking Grinch who plans on ruining the Christmas holiday for all of the citizens...

Holiday Family Movie Time: How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

DEC
24

First Five Years Kids Create

Mon, Dec 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years kids create

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 0-5! (Space is limited)

Cancelled
First Five Years Kids Create

DEC
26

Overeaters Anonymous

Wed, Dec 26   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

DEC
27

Babies & Books with RIF

Thu, Dec 27   10:00 am to 11:00 am   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years babies & books first five years reading is fundamental

Babies & Books for ages birth to 18 months with RIF book distribution. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk.

Cancelled
Babies & Books with RIF

Toddler Time with RIF

Thu, Dec 27   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years reading is fundamental toddler time

An hour of fun songs, stories and toys with other toddlers. Space is limited, registration is required before attending the program - please speak to a staff member at the Customer Service Desk. Ages 18-36 months

Cancelled
Toddler Time with RIF

Tai Chi for Beginners

Thu, Dec 27   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Older Adults

“Tai Chi helps reduce stress and anxiety. It also helps increase flexibility and balance.”

“Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements.”

If you’re looking for a way to reduce stress, join us in this great Tai Chi...

Tai Chi for Beginners

DEC
28

Teen Time

Fri, Dec 28   3:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Teens gaming for teens teen time

Come have fun with your peers after a long week of school. Enjoy playing games, or just socializing, while spending a leisure time in a safe relaxing space.

Cancelled
Teen Time

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Dec 28   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Teen Tech Time

Fri, Dec 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Teens gaming for teens teen time

Do you want to explore new and old games?  No time to make new friends?  Join our Teen Tech Time program were you can play various games in a friendly competitive environment

Teen Tech Time

Game On!

Fri, Dec 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids game on! table-top & board games

Enjoy board games, card games and puzzles at the library! For kids ages 6-12.

Game On!

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Dec 28   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids

Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with your library card.  Get a FREE book when you first sign up and on every third visit.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

DEC
29

Saturday Storytime

Sat, Dec 29   10:00 am to 10:30 am   McKinley Park Library

Kids saturday storytime storytime

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

Saturday Storytime

Holiday Family Movie Time: Santa Claus is comin' to town!/ Frosty the Snowman

Sat, Dec 29   12:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids

Join us at the Mckinley Park Library for a Holiday Film!

Santa Claus is comin' to town!

A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus.

Frosty the Snowman!

A living snowman and a little girl struggle to elude a greedy...

Holiday Family Movie Time: Santa Claus is comin' to town!/ Frosty the Snowman

DEC
31

Discovery Table

Mon, Dec 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years first five years kids explore

Discovery table fun with legos

Discovery Table

First Five Years Kids Create

Mon, Dec 31   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Birth to Five Years arts and crafts first five years kids create

Fun arts and crafts projects for children ages 0-5! (Space is limited)

First Five Years Kids Create

Overeaters Anonymous

Mon, Dec 31   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Adults

Anonymous support group for overeaters.

Overeaters Anonymous

Chess Club

Mon, Dec 31   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids chess workshop

Open chess program for kids of all ages

Cancelled
Chess Club

JAN
4

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Jan 4   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jan 4   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids kids create reading is fundamental

Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with your library card.  Get a FREE book when you first sign up and on every third visit.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

JAN
8

ESOL Registration

Tue, Jan 8   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults

Adult English Class (ESOL) at the Bedford Learning Center

Class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 at the Bedford Learning Center beginning January 15, 2019.

Register in Person for Bedford Learning Center Class...
ESOL Registration

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Tue, Jan 8   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

JAN
9

Literacy Volunteer Information Session

Wed, Jan 9   6:00 pm to 7:30 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults adult learning literacy

Help Adults Learn to Read and Write!

We seek adults to train to become Volunteer Literacy Tutors. Volunteer Literacy Tutors at BPL Learning Centers tutor adults in our community who, for a variety of reasons, are still building their...

Featured Event Register
Literacy Volunteer Information Session

JAN
10

ESOL Registration

Thu, Jan 10   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults

Adult English Class (ESOL) at the Bedford Learning Center

Class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 at the Bedford Learning Center beginning January 15, 2019.

Register in Person for Bedford Learning Center Class...
ESOL Registration

JAN
11

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Jan 11   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jan 11   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids kids create reading is fundamental

Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with your library card.  Get a FREE book when you first sign up and on every third visit.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

JAN
15

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jeremy Zmuda

Tue, Jan 15   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years first five years music stomp clap and sing

Grab your kids for a sing-along dance party with the awesomely educational band Jeremy Plays Guitar! Rock out to award-winning music and find out what the critics are raving about - it's the most fun your kids have while (shhh) learning!

Featured Event
Stomp, Clap & Sing with Jeremy Zmuda

ESOL Registration

Tue, Jan 15   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults

Adult English Class (ESOL) at the Bedford Learning Center

Class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 at the Bedford Learning Center beginning January 15, 2019.

Register in Person for Bedford Learning Center Class...
ESOL Registration

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Tue, Jan 15   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

JAN
17

ESOL Registration

Thu, Jan 17   2:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Bedford Learning Center

Adults

Adult English Class (ESOL) at the Bedford Learning Center

Class will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:00-4:00 at the Bedford Learning Center beginning January 15, 2019.

Register in Person for Bedford Learning Center Class...
ESOL Registration

JAN
18

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Fri, Jan 18   3:00 pm to 5:00 pm   Highlawn Library

Kids after school homework help

Are you having problems with your homework? Come and talk with our Homework Helper to find out how to answer your questions. For Grades 1 to 6.

After School Homework Help grades 1 to 6

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

Fri, Jan 18   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm   McKinley Park Library

Kids kids create reading is fundamental

Receive FREE books by borrowing and returning items with your library card.  Get a FREE book when you first sign up and on every third visit.

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF)

JAN
19

Events for Youth and Families: Dan Zanes' House Party!

Sat, Jan 19   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids music

Grammy Award winner Dan Zanes and Haitian-American jazz vocalist/Music Therapist Claudia Eliaza perform some children's folk songs included in their new book, Dan Zanes' House Party! The audience is invited to sing and dance along in what might...

Featured Event
Events for Youth and Families: Dan Zanes' House Party!

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