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Fandom Fest Cosplay Parade

Adult, Kids, Teen

Want to show off that amazing cosplay of yours?  Sign up to be in our second annual Fandom Fest Cosplay Parade.  When you register, just let us know your name and contact info and write your character's name and source material (e.g., title of manga/anime/comic/movie/television show/videogame/etc

Sat, Aug. 6 (12:00pm)

Library Hounds

Kids

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make new furry friends by reading aloud to registered therapy dogs from the volunteer group Happy Tails.   These dogs love to hear a good story, and reading to dogs has been shown to increase literacy skills and confidence in children.

Mon, Aug. 8 (10:30am)

Art Workshops for Young Adults-Intro to Comics

Adult, Teen, Homeschooler

Attention all aspiring artists, between the ages of 16 and 22! This summer the BCLS will be offering three art class series', held over 8 weeks. You will have the opportunity to learn the basics of comics, an intro to figure drawing, and color theory. Each class runs around 2 hours.

Mon, Aug. 8 (1:00pm)

Art Workshops for Young Adults-Intro to Figure Drawing

Adult, Teen, Homeschooler

Attention all aspiring artists, between the ages of 16 and 22! This summer the BCLS will be offering three art class series', held over 8 weeks. You will have the opportunity to learn the basics of comics, an intro to figure drawing, and color theory. Each class runs around 2 hours.

Mon, Aug. 8 (3:00pm)

Daytime Crochet Workshops

Adult, Seniors, Teen

Join members of the S J Chapter of the National Crochet Guild for free help and instruction on the second Tuesday of the month at 1pm.

Tue, Aug. 9 (1:00pm)

Teen Coffeehouse and Open Mic

Teen

Come celebrate the end of Summer Reading at our evening coffeehouse and open mic, just for teens. Showcase your own talents or support your friends! You're welcome to perform anything from music or spoken word poetry, to unique skills like magic acts.

Tue, Aug. 9 (7:00pm)

David Engel- Pirate School

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

Tue, Aug. 9 (7:00pm)

Mystery Book Group

Adult, Seniors, Book Club

Each month we choose and feature a mystery author. We'll all read any book by that author, then discuss our specific book and the author in general.

The featured authors for the season are:

Wed, Aug. 10 (10:00am)

Art Workshops for Young Adults-Color Theory

Adult, Teen, Homeschooler

Attention all aspiring artists, between the ages of 16 and 22! This summer the BCLS will be offering three art class series', held over 8 weeks. You will have the opportunity to learn the basics of comics, an intro to figure drawing, and color theory. Each class runs around 2 hours.

Wed, Aug. 10 (1:00pm)

Mr Scott the Music Man

Kids, Family, Homeschooler, Music

Mr. Scott the Music Man is back at the Library!

Thu, Aug. 11 (2:00pm)

Toddler Activity Time

Kids

Join us for songs, fingerplays, and exciting movement activities.

  • 10 am
  • 18 - 35 months
  • Registration requested but not required
Fri, Aug. 12 (10:00am)

Toddler Activity Time

Kids

Join us for songs, fingerplays, and exciting movement activities.

  • 11 am
  • 18 - 35 months
  • Registration requested but not required
Fri, Aug. 12 (11:00am)

Let Your Imagination Fly

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

Join Mr. Dennis in learning how to create a variety of paper airplanes.  Once you have created a few planes a contest will be held to test which plane flies the farthest.

  • Registration  Requested
  • 2 pm
  • Ages 5 - 13
     
Fri, Aug. 12 (2:00pm)

Piccirillo Sciencetelling

Adult, Kids, Teen, Family, Homeschooler

Join us with Piccirillo Sciencetellers this summer as we make things fly, spin, move and soar while telling you a series of stories that will energize your summer!

Sat, Aug. 13 (2:00pm)

Library Hounds

Kids

Children are welcome to practice their reading skills and make new furry friends by reading aloud to registered therapy dogs from the volunteer group Happy Tails.   These dogs love to hear a good story, and reading to dogs has been shown to increase literacy skills and confidence in children.

Mon, Aug. 15 (10:30am)

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