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Events & New Books E-Newsletter

 calendar February 1, 2018     issue Issue 5

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NEW! Preschool STEAM

STEAM sessions will occur after our daytime storytime sessions and on the first Saturday of each month from 10-2!

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Antique Appraisal Clinic

Lyle Gebhardt will evaluate your antiques on  Saturday, February 24 at 11:00 am.

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Tech Tuesdays

Have questions about your electronic devices? Staff are available every Tuesday evening to help. If you prefer another time, please call to make an appointment.

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Teen Lock-In

Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a lock-in just for teens! Enjoy food and anime on Friday, February 16 from 5-11 pm. Please call or stop by to register.

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What Else is Happening this Month at BPL?!

Book Chatter Book Club (no required reading) - Feb. 2 at 10:00 am

LEGO Club - Feb. 3  from 10:00 am-12:00 pm

Scrapbooking/Card Making - Feb. 6  at 1:00 pm

Pinterest Craft (Scandinavian woven hearts) - Feb. 7 at 1:00 pm

Teen Movie (Ferris Bueller's Day Off) - Feb. 7 at 4:00 pm

Crime Time Book Club (The Beautiful Mystery) - Feb. 8 at 2:00 pm

Food Fanatics Book Club - Feb. 9 at 10:00 am

Knot Tying Workshop - Feb. 10 at 11:00 am

Book Bingo - Feb. 14 at 1:00 pm

Teen Electronic Gaming  - Feb. 14 at 4:00 pm

Hooks and Books Book Club - Feb. 15 at 1:00 pm

Chair Yoga - Feb. 16 at 10:00 am

President's Day Movies - Feb. 19 at 1:00-3:00 pm and 3:00-5:00 pm

BookMarkers Book Club (Ordinary Grace) - Feb. 20 at 2:30 and 6:00 pm

Teen Table Top Gaming - Feb. 21 at 4:00 pm

Trivia on Tap (at Dillinger's) - Feb. 22 at 6:00 pm

Stories 'n Stitches Book Club (Small-Town Reality) - Feb. 28 at 10:00 am

Teen Anime Club - Feb. 28 at 5:00 pm

Coloring for Relaxation - Mondays at 4:00 pm

Qigong - Mondays at 4:30 pm

Sit and Stitch - Thursdays at 1:00 pm

Storytime - Mondays at 6:30 pm and Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 10:30 am

Music, Movement, and More - Mondays at 11:45 am and Tuesdays at 5:00 pm

Click here to view our full calendar on our website!

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Database of the Month

Use World Book Student for:

Just about any subject - More than 40,000 encyclopedia and reference articles. Thousands of websites, images, and illustrations. Interactive games, activities, and more.

State and Country Information - The Atlas provides up to date, full color maps of the world, continents, countries, states, provinces, and many cities.

Information on Ohio Web Library databases is provided by OPLIN. More detailed information is available here.

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Lincoln in the Bardo  by George Saunders

This novel is based on the true story of the death of William Wallace “Willie” Lincoln, a son of United States President Abraham Lincoln.

Look for this book in the BPL Online Catalog
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  Historical/based on true story, 343 pages, recommended for adults
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Wow! Ocean! by Robert Neubecker

When Izzy and her sister Jo travel from the mountains to the ocean they find a wealth of things to be excited about.

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  Picture book, 40 pages, recommended for pre-school/early elementary age
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The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

17 year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother dies, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get: her mother is stolen away. Alice's only lead is the message her mother left behind: “Stay away from the Hazel Wood.”

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  YA fiction/fantasy, 368 pages, recommended for teens/adults
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Henry and Mudge and the Great Grandpas by Cynthia Rylant

When Henry and his dog Mudge go with Henry's parents to visit Great-Grandpa Bill in the home with lots of other grandpas, they lead them all on a wonderful adventure.

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  Fiction, 40 pages, recommended for elementary age
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