Dot Day Party

September 14, 2015
By Youth

September 15th marks the anniversary of the best-selling picture book, The Dot, by Peter H. Reynolds. The Dot tells the story of an art teacher who inspires a reluctant student. International Dot Day is a day to explore the story's powerful themes of bravery, imagination and self-expression. Celebrate Dot Day by listening to stories and visiting craft stations at the library. Come make your own mark on the world!


 Dot Day 




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Instagram Frames

August 28, 2015
By Youth

Paint a picture frame to display your favorite photograph. Using the app is not required, just come be creative and #havefun! Supplies are limited, so registration is required.


 #Friends 




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End-of-Summer Storytime Break

July 28, 2015
By BCPL

There will be no Toddler, Preschool, and Homeschool Storytimes at the Library July 27th through August 5th. Storytimes will resume at their regularly scheduled times on August 11th after the two-week hiatus.


Toddler Storytime (for children ages 18 months – 2 years, with a parent or caregiver) will be held on Tuesdays at 10:30 am. Preschool Storytime (for children ages 3 to 5 years) will be held on Tuesdays at 11:30 am and Wednesdays at 10:30 am. These storytime programs feature stories, songs, rhymes, and puppets.


Homeschool Storytime will be held on Wednesdays at 11:15 am. In this program, children will learn about a special topic each week and connect with other homeschoolers. All of the storytimes will be held in the Children’s Library.


Storytime is a great way to introduce your young child to the Library. If you have any questions about this or other children's programs, contact (or stop by and visit) Ms. Libby or Ms. Kate in the Children's Library.


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Crime Scene Investigation

July 23, 2015
By Youth

Tweens can attempt to solve a fictional crime by visiting a mock crime scene, examining clues, and interrogating persons of interest. After gathering all the evidence, you must try to determine which suspect is guilty!


 CSI 




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Magician Presto Paul to Visit the Library

July 14, 2015
By BCPL

Magician Presto Paul will visit the Library on Thursday, July 16th at 2:00 pm. Patrons will be amazed by this master of illusion as he dazzles the audience with his sleight of hand and magic tricks.  Due to limited seating at the Library, this will be a ticketed event. The tickets are free and will be given out 30 minutes prior to the start of the performance.



Paul Dalholt has been providing family-friendly entertainment as a professional magician for over twenty years, performing at numerous venues for audiences of all ages including schools, parties, restaurants, and festivals. More information about the Presto Paul can be found online at www.prestopaul.com.


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