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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 (11:15am)

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. 15 (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. 15 (3:00pm)

Whale Make & Take Craft

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

Stop by the Youth Services department for a whale themed craft.

  • 3 -4:30 pm
  • All ages
  • No Registration required
Mon, Aug. 15 (3:00pm)

Social Knitting

Adult, Seniors, Teen

This knitting group is for people who know how to knit, and would like to socialize, knit and offer occasional helpful hints and fresh ideas to fellow knitters.  Participants are asked to bring light colored 4-ply yarn and short size  9 or 10 knitting needles. 

Tue, Aug. 16 (10:30am)

Babies Starting Line Story Time

Kids

Baby and caregiver will enjoy short stories, songs, bubbles and activity time.

  • 10:30am
  • Ages 0-18 months
  • Registration requested; not required
Wed, Aug. 17 (10:30am)

Smocking workshops

Adult, Teen

This open workshop is held the third Wednesday of every month beginning at noon.

Wed, Aug. 17 (12:00pm)

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. 17 (1:00pm)

Breakout EDU Escape Room for Teens

Teen, Homeschooler

Do you like to find clues, solve puzzles, and race against the clock? Then you'll enjoy the library's very own Breakout EDU Escape Room program! Grab your best problem-solving friends and use your critical thinking skills to escape the room before your time runs out.

Wed, Aug. 17 (2:00pm)

Thomas Edison University

Adult, Seniors, Teen, Homeschooler

“Thomas Edison State University is holding an Information Sessions to discuss our academic programs (undergraduate and graduate), admissions policies and procedures, financial aid, prior learning assessment, etc., for individuals in the community who are interested in either beginning college or

Wed, Aug. 17 (6:30pm)

Toddlers on Track Story Time

Kids

Get ready to have fun at a program designed for the toddler on the go. Stories, songs, movement & more.

  • 10:00am
  • Ages 18-35 months
  • Registration is requested; not required
Thu, Aug. 18 (10:00am)

Toddlers on Track Story Time

Kids

Get ready to have fun at a program designed for the toddler on the go. Stories, songs, movement & more.

  • 11:00am
  • Ages 18-35 months
  • Registration is requested; not required
Thu, Aug. 18 (11:00am)

Crafting with Marsha

Adult, Seniors

An adults only crafting class.

 

Thu, Aug. 18 (6:30pm)

LIFE Program - Oscar Winning Foreign Films

Adult, Seniors, Film

Viewing and discussing Oscar Winning Foreign Films

Viewing and discussing the following films: Monsieur Vincent (French 1948); Kolya (Czech 1996); Departures (Japanese 2008);Ida (Polish 2014).
LFG 333 36 — 4 Sessions

Fri, Aug. 19 (10:00am)

Legos at the Library

Kids, Family, Homeschooler

Calling all Lego lovers!  Join other kids who love building creations as much as you. The library provides the LEGO blocks - you provide the imagination! Please DO NOT bring Legos from home.

Fri, Aug. 19 (11:00am)

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