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Events & New Books E-Newsletter

calendarFebruary 1, 2019   issue Issue 17

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Fine Free February

Bring in an item for the Bucyrus Backpack Program this month, and we'll waive $1 of fines! Click below for recommended donations.

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March Book Madness

Get started reading now to determine the best books in our March Book Madness bracket! Click the link below to see the chosen books in all categories: picture books, chapter books, young adult books, and adult books. Voting for Round 1 begins on February 18.

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How To: Make Maple Syrup

Learn how to make maple syrup in this free program led by Sean Rhoades and Kent McGuire.

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Genealogy Drop-In

Come in to work on genealogy research and get help from librarians on Friday, February 8 at 1:00 pm.

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Cursive Class

Our next cursive writing class will be held on  Wednesday, February 27 at 4:00 p.m.

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NEW - Yoga

Join us for a new yoga class on Mondays at 4:30 p.m.

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What Else is Happening this Month at BPL?!

Book Chatter - February 1 at 10:00 am

Scrapbooking and More - February 1 at 1:00 pm

LEGO Club - February 2 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Pinterest (cork projects) - February 6 at 1:00 and 5:00 pm

New Movie Night - February 7 at 6:30 pm

Food Fanatics Book Club - February 8 at 10:00 am ( Diabetes Comfort Food Collection )

Book Chatter Book Club (no assigned reading) - Jan. 4 at 10:00 am

Book Bingo - February 13 at 1:00 pm

Mystery Book Club (Crime Time) - February 14 at 2:00 pm

Gumdrop Day [Teen STEAM] - February 15 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm

Sci-Fi Book Club - February 11 at 6:30 pm (Annihilation)

BookMarkers Book Club - February 19 at 2:30 and 6:00 pm (Elephant Company)

Teen Table Top Game Nights - February 6 and 20 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm

Hooks 'n Books Book Club - February 21 at 2:00 pm

Stories 'n Stitches Book Club - February 27 at 10:00 am (Ready to Wed)

Coloring for Relaxation - Mondays at 4:00 pm

Geri-Fit - Wednesdays and Fridays from 11:00 to 11:45 am

Tech Tuesdays & Thursdays Drop-In - 5:30 to 7:30 pm (or make daytime appointment)

Sit & Stitch - Thursdays at 1:00 pm

Chess Club - Thursdays at 4:00 pm

Story Time - Mondays at 6:30 pm; Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 10:30 am

Music, Movement, and More - Mondays from 11:45 am to 12:30 pm and Tuesdays from 5:00 to 5:45 pm

Preschool STEAM - open during library hours

[Teen STEAM] Craft - Mondays and Thursdays from 3-5 pm and Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 4-6 pm

Click here to view our full calendar on our website!

Click here to sign up for community events feed Burbio!

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New Database of the Month 

In mid 2018, Ohioans received access to 12 new resources. This month's featured new database is  African American Heritage . It   provides access to various records and documents intended for genealogical research of African American families. These include census records, vital records, church records, legal records, emancipation and slavery related records and more.

Information on Ohio Web Library databases is provided by the Ohio Public Library Information Network (OPLIN). More detailed information is available here If you have questions about these resources, please make an appointment with Assistant Director Rebecca Wilden at 419-562-7327, ext. 106.

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Blue Hat, Green Hat  by Sandra Boynton

Humorous animal characters introduce the basic colors and familiar items of clothing.

Check GoodReads to see what others have to say about this book
  Board book, 14 pages, recommended for young children
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These books were donated by the Brownstone Book fund, a private non-profit foundation out of New York. BPL gratefully accepts their donation of 100 children's books.
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Bullies Never Win by Margery Cuyler

First-grader Jessica worries about everything Brenda the bully might tease her about, until the day she has had enough and discovers a new way to deal with Brenda.

Check GoodReads to see what others have to say about this book
  Picture book, 32 pages, recommended for kids
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These books were donated by the Brownstone Book fund, a private non-profit foundation out of New York. BPL gratefully accepts their donation of 100 children's books.
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Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

Seventeen-year-olds Stella and Will, both suffering from cystic fibrosis, realize the only way to stay alive is to stay apart, but their love for each other is slowly pushing the boundaries of physical and emotional safety.

Check GoodReads to see what others have to say about this book
  Young Adult/Romance, 288 pages, recommended for teens
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Read it before the movie comes out in March!
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Liar, Liar by James Patterson

While on the run from the law, detective Harriet Blue, who is searching for her brother's killer, becomes his next target

Check GoodReads to see what others have to say about this book
  Fiction/Thriller/Mystery, recommended for adults
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Community Spotlight

Join the Crawford Young Professionals at our upcoming events!

Lunch and Learn: Planning for Retirement
Social Event: Speed Networking & Tour
Lunch and Learn: Active Shooter Info Session
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