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Bloomingdale, IL 60108
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Thursday September 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM DHS-TSA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
 
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
    Contact: Kristin Anderson     kanderson@mybpl.org
   

Romper Rhymes is a language-enrichment program in which nursery rhymes, songs and fingerplays are shared with babies and their parents or caregivers. Story time is followed by a brief play session with age-appropriate toys. Registration is required.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins  Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
z_cust_mphplchildsrp 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Budding Readers (16-23 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kristin Anderson     kanderson@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.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins  Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Group Study Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM 3D Print a Jack-O-Lantern! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Evan Mather   (630) 924-2736   emather@mybpl.org
   

Upgrade your Halloween game! Learn the basics of 3D design by making a pumpkin and then customizing it as a jack-o-lantern. We’ll print your finished design on the library’s new 3D Printer for you to keep.

    Location: Mtg Room C
   
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Computer Maintenance Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Charlie     
   

This class provides basic knowledge of the parts that make up a computer and how to go about upgrading, repairing and maintaining them.

    Location: Mtg Room B
        There are 7 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Friends of the Parks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
Friday September 30, 2016 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
   

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 activities, and/or puppets. No registration is required. Please note, the library will be closed and there will not be a Family Storytime on September 23, 2016.

    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 October 1, 2016 -  Monday October 31, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none Read (and Hunt) for the Fun of It! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Evan Mather   630-924-2736   emather@mybpl.org
   

Celebrate Teen Read Week with the Bloomingdale Public Library and Park District in this town-wide, month-long scavenger hunt. 

Spend the entire month of October completing 50 different challenges to get the chance to win awesome prizes like OwlCrate YA book boxes or a Kindle Fire, with additional opportunities to win other prizes along the way. The more challenges you complete, the greater the chance to win!

For more information contact Evan at emather@mybpdl.org or Liz at liz@bloomingdaleparks.org 

Sign up and log your challenges here!    
Saturday October 1, 2016 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
Sunday October 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:30 PM APO Midwest Chicago Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
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Monday October 3, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Circ/Tech Interviews Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
 
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   jschwegler@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.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents will begin Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
 
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: Mtg Room C
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Finance Sub Committee Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tim Jarzemsky     
    Location: Conference Room
 
misc_none 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 as we put a new twist on some essential skills needed for a successful school year.  Registration is required.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room D
       
 
rec_legoguy 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Lego Madness (Grades K-6) (Drop-In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630-924-2741   bdys@mybpl.org
   

Come challenge yourself and learn new techniques with the monthly theme, or stretch your imagination with free building.

    Location: Mtg Room D
 
misc_globe 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Chicago in the Movies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk    630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   

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Take a tour of the Windy City with this exciting collection of Chicago's greatest cinematic moments. We'll enjoy scenes from "The Blues Brothers," "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," "The Untouchables," and many more Chicago favorites.

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
        There are 45 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Bloomingdale Historical Society Business Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kandy Jones   630-529-3120 ex 2801   kjones@mybpl.org
    Location: Conference Room
Tuesday October 4, 2016 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_kidsreading 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630-924-2740   jschwegler@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.Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
   
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Circ/Tech Interviews Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
 
misc_globe 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Remembering Chicago: Making an Accordion Book Keepsake Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   

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Shari Pontillo, from Twisted Fiber Studio, will be here to show us how to make our own accordion book keepsake that can be filled with our most treasured Chicago memories. Bring in your pictures, ticket stubs and other ephemera from your travels into and around our fair city.
Registration is limited to 30 people.

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
        There are 9 spaces available.
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Wednesday October 5, 2016 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.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Lego Robotics (Grades 3-6) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Calling all LEGO fans! Build and program LEGO creations to move and make sounds with Education WeDo software in this fun, hands-on program. This program is provided through a generous donation from the Friends of the Bloomingdale Public Library.  Registration is underway.

    Location: Mtg Room C
       
 
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 5:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Circ/Tech Interviews Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM TAB: Teen Advisory Board Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Evan Mather   630-924-2736   emather@mybpl.org
   

Make your voices heard! Join us monthly to meet over pizza to create programs for teens, make decisions for the library’s teen space, play games, create promotional videos, and more! We hope to see you there.

    Location: Mtg Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Eastgate HOA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
 
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 October 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Circ/Tech Interviews Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Conference Room
 
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
    Contact: Kristin Anderson     kanderson@mybpl.org
   

Romper Rhymes is a language-enrichment program in which nursery rhymes, songs and fingerplays are shared with babies and their parents or caregivers. Story time is followed by a brief play session with age-appropriate toys. Registration is required.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins  Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
       
 
z_cust_mphplchildsrp 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Budding Readers (16-23 months) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kristin Anderson     kanderson@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.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins  Monday, August 8.

    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 (All Ages) (Drop-In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

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

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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Villas Owners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy S.     
    Location: Mtg Room C
Friday October 7, 2016 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 34 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
   

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 activities, and/or puppets. No registration is required. Please note, the library will be closed and there will not be a Family Storytime on September 23, 2016.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
Saturday October 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM CALL Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mark & Pat Drogos     
    Location: Mtg Room B
Monday October 10, 2016 Go To Top
anim_cow.GIF 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Storytime, Milk, and Cookies at Panera (Families) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Enjoy a special themed storytime and nibble on some yummy cookies and milk from Panera!

  370 W. Army Trail Rd. , 60108

 
holiday_pumpkin 11:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Make it Take it (All Ages) (Drop-In) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Stop by on your day off school and make a special craft to celebrate Halloween.

 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  5:30 PM LifeSource Blood Drive Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Donate blood or marrow TODAY! To schedule your appointment, please call LifeSource at (877) 543- 3768, or register online at lifesource.org and use code 594C. Appointments are recommended but not required. 

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
 
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   jschwegler@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.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents will begin Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Book Club: Through the Woods Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Evan Mather   (630) 924-2736   emather@mybpl.org
   

Come celebrate TEEN READ WEEK by discussing the spooky graphic novel Through the Woods, a collection of haunting stories about ghosts and murder, over some toasty beverages at Starbucks. 

        There are 12 spaces available.
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Tuesday October 11, 2016 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Preschool Storytime (Ages 3-5) *R* Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Youth Services   630-924-2740   jschwegler@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.Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
   
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Bloomingdale Senior's Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Socialize with fellow seniors at the library. Members discuss relevant topics, have a light snack, and play cards.
    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Three S's Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Location: Mtg Room C
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misc_globe 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Bottle Caps: Collectibles from Chicago's Historic Beer Breweries Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   630-924-2730   bdref@mybpl.org
   

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Ray Capek will be here to showcase his collection breweriana such as: beer cans, signs, trays and microbrewery items. He will also discuss some of the history of Chicago’s beer breweries and you can bring your antique brewery items in for a FREE appraisal!

    Location: Mtg Room A + Mtg Room B
        There are 74 spaces available.
Wednesday October 12, 2016 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.  Registration for Bloomingdale residents begins Monday, August 8.

    Location: Mtg Room C + Mtg Room D
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
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