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   Events for Kids @ Main (including Storytimes)
   Events for Teens @ Main
   Events for Adults @ Main
   Murray Scholls Events (for kids, teens and adults including storytimes)

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Events for Adults @ BCL Main

  1. Pacific Wonderland Poets

    December 10, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Reading Room

    This group is for poets at any level of expertise to meet and discuss their in-progress, original poems and provide courteous, constructive verbal or written commentary. Facilitated by Susan Swartwout, an award-winning poet, author, and professor emerita of English–Writing at Southeast Missouri State University; and M.L. Lyons, who was awarded an MFA fellowship from UW's Creative Writing Program. Ages 18 & up. Bring 10 copies of one original poem draft to distribute.

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  2. Trivia Night: Star Wars Edition

    December 10, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ BG Food Cartel: D3speakeasy

    Let’s get ready for the newest Star Wars movie with a lively night of trivia at BG Food Cartel - hosted by library staff! We'll cover a variety of topics, so whether you're a casual fan or an aficionado, there’s something for everyone. Play in teams of up to six, or play by yourself. Come early to get a good seat. Win prizes! Match wits! Eat, drink, and be merry!

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Events for Kids @ BCL Main

  1. "Jumanji" Scavenger Hunt

    December 10, 2019, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ Children's area

    Do you dare to play the "Jumanji" scavenger hunt? Grades K-5 with family.

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Storytimes @ BCL Main

  1. Toddler Storytime

    December 10, 2019, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM @ Storytime Room

    Toddlers will enjoy this interactive storytime that includes books, action songs, rhymes, flannelboard stories and other fun activities that encourage a love of reading books! There is also a simple craft to do or take home and enjoy at the end of each storytime. Limited to the first 50 people. Storytime will not meet on Nov. 14.

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  2. Toddler Stay & Play

    December 10, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM @ Storytime Room

    A playgroup for children ages 12-36 months and their caregivers. Join us for toys, socialization time and bubbles directly after storytime. Families are welcome to join us even If they do not attend storytime. Doors open at 10:45 a.m.

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  3. Preschool Storytime

    December 10, 2019, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM @ Storytime Room

    Preschool Storytime is filled with interactive books, flannelboard stories, music and songs that will help your child develop the skills they need to get ready to read! It also promotes critical and imaginative thinking as well as social skills. A craft at the end reinforces the storytime theme. Storytime will not meet on Nov. 14.

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  4. Evening Storytime

    December 10, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Storytime Room

    Everyone is welcome to join us for stories, songs, crafts and family time together! All ages.

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