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JAN
25

Perfectly Penguin by Wildlife Theater

Sat, Jan 25   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family performance

Ever wonder what WE can do to protect the planet? Find out when Wildlife Theater takes participants into our oceans to explore cause & effect. They'll learn how penguins & people have more in common than one might think, & how their...

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Perfectly Penguin by Wildlife Theater

JAN
28

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats

Tue, Jan 28   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Grammy-award winning children's artist Lucy Kalantari brings delightful jazz age inspired music everyone can enjoy! Kids and families will love the interactive jazz-scat-along play, while singing about the simple joys and delights of life.

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Lucy Kalantari and the Jazz Cats

FEB
8

Book Launch: "Rise! From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou" Author Bethany Hegedus & Illustrator Tonya Engel

Sat, Feb 8   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids author talks Events for Youth and Family

Author Bethany Hegedus and Illustrator Tonya Engel read from Rise!: From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou, in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the publication of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, this beautiful biography of...

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Book Launch: "Rise! From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou" Author Bethany Hegedus & Illustrator Tonya Engel

FEB
11

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

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

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Feeling the beat! Enjoy the power and pleasure of Jazz, Calypso and Reggae through singing and dancing in this interactive performance with versatile entertainer Conroy Warren. It’s fun! It’s exciting!

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Conroy Warren

FEB
15

Lunar New Year Celebration with Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

Sat, Feb 15   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family live music music

A colorful and vibrant production of dance and music to delight the whole family. Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company celebrate the beginning of the Chinese Zodiac cycle with acrobatic dancers and exquisite music.

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Lunar New Year Celebration with Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

FEB
22

9th Annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

Sat, Feb 22   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family movies

Welcome to the ninth annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival—a yearly video contest in which kid filmmakers create weird short movies that tell the entire stories of Newbery award-winning books in about 90 seconds. The screening is hosted by...

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9th Annual 90-Second Newbery Film Festival

FEB
25

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Shine and the Moonbeams

Tue, Feb 25   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Shine and the Moonbeams take the best rhythmic elements of popular music to give family audiences a soulfully satisfying experience. Come jump, grove, shakes, and sings along.

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Shine and the Moonbeams

FEB
29

Kotchegna: Dance Traditions from Ivory Coast

Sat, Feb 29   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family

Performing in elaborate masks to the explosive percussion of a corps of brilliant drummers, Kotchegna Dance Company's irresistible excitement and pulsating rhythms are an experience to behold. Join master dancer and percussionist Vado Diomande...

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Kotchegna: Dance Traditions from Ivory Coast

MAR
7

Bee Parks and the Hornets

Sat, Mar 7   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family live music music

The Hornets perform high-energy shows that combine rockin’ music, puppetry, and audience participation to inspire young people to get up and move — both with their feet and in their communities. With all-original songs that promote kindness,...

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Bee Parks and the Hornets

MAR
10

Stomp, Clap & Sing with RitaRosa

Tue, Mar 10   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Let's sing, let's dance, let's have fun! A bilingual show brought to you by Cuban singer songwriter and 4 times Latin Grammy Nominee Rita Rosa Ruesga. Children will learn new songs and will listen to a variety of musical instruments we will share...

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with RitaRosa

MAR
14

BPL Comic Con 2020

Sat, Mar 14   1:00 pm to 4:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Teens all ages artist talks author talks creative writing

Children, Teens, and Adults are welcome to celebrate the universality comics and pop-nerd culture. Participate in roundtable discussions with game and comic creators, cosplay contest, drawing workshop, photo booth. And more…

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BPL Comic Con 2020

MAR
24

Stomp, Clap & Sing with Cara Samantha

Tue, Mar 24   11:00 am to 12:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Birth to Five Years Events for Youth and Family first five years music stomp clap and sing

Clap, dance, sing and party along with Cara Samantha and her magical musicians as they crawl their way into your hearts with a variety of pop, Motown, Disney and family favorite song.

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Stomp, Clap & Sing with Cara Samantha

MAR
28

The Cat in the Hat

Sat, Mar 28   1:00 pm to 2:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

Kids Events for Youth and Family performance

The National Theatre's adaptation of Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat is a lively, engaging play with sound effects* for performance by adults for young children. Not a word has been touched or added to Dr. Seuss' classic, ensuring that anyone who'...

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The Cat in the Hat

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