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Monday December 19, 2016 -  Wednesday February 1, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_heart2 Valentines for Veterans Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Children are invited to make Valentine cards for men and women serving in the military and for veterans in Hines Veteran's Hospital.  Art and card supplies will be available at the Youth Services desk.. Stop by and make a card to show how much we care.

Monday December 19, 2016 -  Friday February 10, 2017 Go To Top
nat_snow_02 A Blizzard of Books (Winter Reading Program) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join A Blizzard of Books.  Our Winter Reading Program is designed for children from infant-6th grade.

You may register beginning Monday, December 19 at the Youth Services Reference Desk. Winter Reading ends on Friday, February 10.

Tuesday January 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_balloons 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* A.M. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

This is a storytime with music, movement, activities and crafts for the preschool age child.  In order to foster the child's independence and emerging listening skills, caregivers and siblings are asked to remain outside the program during storytime.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Social Networking Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

In this class students will learn how to create and use accounts with popular social media sites Facebook and Twitter.  An emphasis will be placed on popular functions such as finding friends using your email account, adding pictures, searching topics, and much more.  Privacy and personal safety issues will be discussed.

    Location: Mtg Room C
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
nat_sun 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Otaku Tuesday: Black Butler Tea Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Teen Librarian   630-924-2736   bdref@mybpl.org
   

Watch anime, make some crafts, and learn about Japanese culture. Otaku Tuesdays are perfect for die-hard fans and newbies alike. This month, we'll watch Black Butler and have a tea party!

    Location: Mtg Room C
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Bloomingdale West Pointe Homeowners Assn. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kathy G.     
    Location: Mtg Room B
Wednesday January 25, 2017 Go To Top
anim_turtle 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Time For Twos (24-36 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Time for 2's is a storytime for children two years old accompanied by a parent or caregiver.  This program is designed to help children develop listening skills.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents. Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
   
 
anim_dino01 4:15 PM  -  5:00 PM DIY Dinos (Grades 2-3) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630-924-2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

Come learn cool dinosaur science, make some dino-munchies, and create your own dinosaur fossil (to be picked up later, once dry)

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM TOPS Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kathy Benson    (847) 791-8821   
   

This is a non-profit weight-loss support group. Self-help meetings include weigh-in, discussion, and business meeting. Meetings are every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at the Bloomingdale Public Library. If you'd like to join TOPS, please contact Kathy Benson at (847) 791-8821. 

    Location: Mtg Room A
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Alex Contes     
   

A non-profit organization that supports the efforts of the Library.

    Location: Mtg Room B
 
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Mystery Mavens adult book discussion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
Thursday January 26, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Romper Rhymes (3-15 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Romper Rhymes is a language enrichment program in which nursery rhymes, songs, and fingerplays are shared with babies and their parents or caregivers.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, Dec. 5.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
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anim_butterfly_02 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Budding Readers (16-23 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

Budding Readers is designed to prepare toddlers and their parents or caregivers for Time for 2's

storytime.  The program includes stories and nursery rhymes, fingerplays, flannel board stories,

baby sign language, and music.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

 

 

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Group Study Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
 
nat_sun 6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Game Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Katie Yager   630-924-2736   kyager@mybpl.org
   

Drop-In - No Registration Required
Game on our big screens! Compete on our PS4, race in Mario Kart 8, battle in Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U, and more!

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
 
misc_genealogy1 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Leslie Drewitz   630-924-2765   ldrewitz@mybpl.org
   

Genealogy Club meets on the fourth Thursday of the month - except in December - from 6:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. Local History Librarians provide internet and archival genealogy instruction and research support. Members share ideas and meet other researchers, receive help with research questions and brick wall dilemmas, and share genealogy finds. Use of the genealogy collection in the Local History Department and individual help and instruction is also available.

    Location: Mtg Room C
Friday January 27, 2017 Go To Top
anim_dog1 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Storytime (All Ages) (Drop-In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

Family Storytime is designed to serve families of babies, toddlers, and/or preschoolers who want to attend morning storytime together.  Children will enjoy a variety of books, flannel stories, musical activites, and/or puppets.  No registration is required.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Group Study Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
Saturday January 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Group Study Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Chinese New Year (All Ages) (Drop In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

It's the Chinese New Year, the Year of the Rooster.  Stop by to make something special for the holiday.

Monday January 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

This is a storytime with music, movement, activities and crafts for the preschool age child.  In order to foster the child's independence and emerging listening skills, caregivers and siblings are asked to remain outside the program during storytime.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Tutors on Wheels Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jeanie Jadran   (630) 217-0396   
   

Sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph, Tutors on Wheels is an adult literacy program that offers ESL training, GED, or help with passing the Citizenship test. The program is offered to low income individuals residing and working in DuPage County. Students receive one-on-one training in their own neighborhood, church or job site. Location: Conference Room but may vary 

    Location: Conference Room
 
office_pencil 4:15 PM  -  5:00 PM Focus On Fundamentals (K-1) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun twist to essential skills.  We will focus on everyday skills that will prove essential to a successful school year No class January 16. Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non- residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room D
 
misc_globe 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Color Analysis: Are You a Spring, Summer, Fall or Winter? - CANCELLED Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   

New Year, New You!

Color, when used wisely, can enhance any wardrobe and become a significant part of your personal style.

In this workshop you will learn to:
- Choose colors that enhance your body's unique color pattern,
- Define the properties of hue, temperature, value and resonance,
- Choose and define your color range,
- Examine how to use color in your wardrobe with a purpose.

Presented by Nancy Plummer, author and owner of Fine Threads, a consulting firm that specializes in one-on-one fashion analysis, closet consultations, and personal shopping

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
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Tuesday January 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_balloons 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* A.M. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

This is a storytime with music, movement, activities and crafts for the preschool age child.  In order to foster the child's independence and emerging listening skills, caregivers and siblings are asked to remain outside the program during storytime.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM webteam meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
Wednesday February 1, 2017 Go To Top
anim_turtle 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Time For Twos (24-36 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Time for 2's is a storytime for children two years old accompanied by a parent or caregiver.  This program is designed to help children develop listening skills.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents. Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
   
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM TOPS Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kathy Benson    (847) 791-8821   
   

This is a non-profit weight-loss support group. Self-help meetings include weigh-in, discussion, and business meeting. Meetings are every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at the Bloomingdale Public Library. If you'd like to join TOPS, please contact Kathy Benson at (847) 791-8821. 

    Location: Mtg Room A
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Loose Threads Quilt Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Maggie Kriz   (630) 894-7552   
   

If you like to quilt, the Loose Threads Quilt Group is just for you. Learn new techniques and have fun while doing it! Meetings are held at the Bloomingdale Public Library on the first Wednesday of the month from 7:00-8:30 p.m.

    Location: Mtg Room D
Thursday February 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM WSAP West Suburban Adult Programmers Networking Group Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kristina Giovanni   630-924-2735   kgiovanni@mybpl.org
   

WSAP - Meeting Rooms A&B

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
 
lib_teddybear_reading 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Romper Rhymes (3-15 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Romper Rhymes is a language enrichment program in which nursery rhymes, songs, and fingerplays are shared with babies and their parents or caregivers.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, Dec. 5.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
anim_butterfly_02 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Budding Readers (16-23 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

Budding Readers is designed to prepare toddlers and their parents or caregivers for Time for 2's

storytime.  The program includes stories and nursery rhymes, fingerplays, flannel board stories,

baby sign language, and music.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

 

 

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Storytime with a Surprise at Stratford Square Mall (Drop-In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a themed storytime the first Thursday of every month at Stratford Square Mall (meet in the Lower Level Cafe Court near the center of the mall) and receive a treat for being a good listener! All ages welcome; caregivers must remain with their children.

  152 Stratford Dr, Bloomingdale, IL , 60108

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Craft Time (Drop In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

-Stop by the Youth Services department anytime between 3:00--8:00 p.m. to make a fun craft.  We'll supply6 all the materials needed.

Friday February 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_globe 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Tai Chi Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   

Join us at the library for an hour of Tai Chi, which is all about slow movement, meditation, breathing and balance. Bob Plucinsky is an instructor of Tai Chi and Qi Gong from the Bloomingdale Township Senior Center. He has a B.S. in Physical Education and a M.S. in Health Education.

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
        There are 46 spaces available.
 
anim_dog1 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Family Storytime (All Ages) (Drop-In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

Family Storytime is designed to serve families of babies, toddlers, and/or preschoolers who want to attend morning storytime together.  Children will enjoy a variety of books, flannel stories, musical activites, and/or puppets.  No registration is required.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
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Sunday February 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Samskrita Bharati Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Abirami J.      
    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
Monday February 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 1:15 PM  -  2:00 PM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

This is a storytime with music, movement, activities and crafts for the preschool age child.  In order to foster the child's independence and emerging listening skills, caregivers and siblings are asked to remain outside the program during storytime.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Tutors on Wheels Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jeanie Jadran   (630) 217-0396   
   

Sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph, Tutors on Wheels is an adult literacy program that offers ESL training, GED, or help with passing the Citizenship test. The program is offered to low income individuals residing and working in DuPage County. Students receive one-on-one training in their own neighborhood, church or job site. Location: Conference Room but may vary 

    Location: Conference Room
 
office_pencil 4:15 PM  -  5:00 PM Focus On Fundamentals (K-1) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a fun twist to essential skills.  We will focus on everyday skills that will prove essential to a successful school year No class January 16. Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non- residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room D
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Lego Madness Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Come stretch your imagination and make new friends with free building.

    Location: Mtg Room D
 
misc_globe 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Natural Pain Relief and Prevention Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk    630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   

For over 2000 years, Asian cultures have used balance, exercise and acupuncture to treat a variety of ailments including pain.  Modern research is now showing how effective these techniques are for preventing or treating muscle and joint pain.  Learn how to restore balance to your body without medications by using exercise and acupressure in this hands-on presentation.

Presented by Erin E. Ducat DC, CSCS, CCSP, DACRB
Chiropractic Physician
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Board-Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician
Diplomate, American Chiropractic Rehabilitation Board

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
        There are 33 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Bloomingdale Historical Society Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kandy Jones     kjones@mybpl.org
    Location: Conference Room
Tuesday February 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Historical Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Deeke   630-529-3120 x 2829   jdeeke@mybpl.org
   

The Historical Book Discussion Group meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. Books are selected on topics of American history from pre-Revolutionary War to current time including biographies, history books, historical fiction and classics. Copies of the selections are available at the Circulation Desk.

    Location: Mtg Room B
 
misc_balloons 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* A.M. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630 924 2740   bdys@mybpl.org
   

This is a storytime with music, movement, activities and crafts for the preschool age child.  In order to foster the child's independence and emerging listening skills, caregivers and siblings are asked to remain outside the program during storytime.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents.  Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_globe 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Are You Curious About Medical Cannabis? Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk    630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   
Medical Cannabis, aka Medical Marijuana, is now available in Illinois. What does it mean for you? Is it safe? How does a patient get it? Kirsten Velasco, Patient Advocate for Illinois Women in Cannabis (NFP), will answer all of your questions with a presentation covering the science, biology, laws, application process, and patient experience, followed by an open Q & A. 
    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
        There are 50 spaces available.
Wednesday February 8, 2017 Go To Top
anim_turtle 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Time For Twos (24-36 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Time for 2's is a storytime for children two years old accompanied by a parent or caregiver.  This program is designed to help children develop listening skills.  Registration is required and begins on Monday, December 5 for residents. Non-residents may register a week before the program begins.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
   
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM TOPS Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kathy Benson    (847) 791-8821   
   

This is a non-profit weight-loss support group. Self-help meetings include weigh-in, discussion, and business meeting. Meetings are every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at the Bloomingdale Public Library. If you'd like to join TOPS, please contact Kathy Benson at (847) 791-8821. 

    Location: Mtg Room A
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office_meeting1 7:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
Thursday February 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM IPELRA Executive Board Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kay Argo     
    Location: Conference Room
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