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January 2020

Adult Winter Reading Kickoff Party

January 6th @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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We will have coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and cookies. There will be a couple of easy crafts and lots of book recommendations to get you started on your winter reading challenge. Staff will be available to explain how to participate in the Winter Reading Challenge. Winter Reading will begin at the kickoff party and continue through the end of February. 

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Tech Thursdays

January 9th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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Tech Thursday is a drop-in time for patrons to ask their questions about technology (phones, tablets, laptops, etc.). We hold this event in the lobby every Thursday morning from 10am-12pm. Tech Thursday is also a time to promote the apps that our patrons can access on their devices, as well as promote the Kindles that patrons can check out.

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Tech Saturday

January 11th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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Tech Saturday is a drop-in time for patrons to ask their questions about technology (phones, tablets, laptops, etc.). We hold this event in the lobby one Saturday a month, in the morning from 10 am-12 pm. Tech Saturday is also a time to promote the apps that our patrons can access on their devices, as well as promote the Kindles that patrons can check out.

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Here There Be Dragons! Storytime

January 11th @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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If you love dragons like we do, come on an adventure with us! Whether fiery or funny, dragon tales are always fantastic.

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Oh, Baby!

January 13th @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Monday, repeating until May 11th, 2020

Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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For ages birth through 18 months, with a caregiver. Infants and young toddlers will have a blast at this storytime just for them! Oh, Baby! supports early development and models how caregivers can build preliteracy skills. Enjoy board books, classic rhymes, and hands-on play, while hanging out with other parents and babies!

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Big Kid Books

January 13th @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday, repeating until May 11th, 2020

Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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For ages 3 years and up. Children may attend this storytime on their own when they’re comfortable doing so–caregivers are always welcome to join the fun. Longer stories, more interactive songs, make-believe games and plenty of surprises make this storytime perfect for preschoolers. While emphasizing how awesome books are, we’ll build vocabulary, comprehension skills, and classroom readiness!

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Downton Abbey Movie Showing

January 13th @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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Join us for a new DVD release showing of the film Downton Abbey! Tea and Scones will also be served during this event.  “Excitement is high at Downton Abbey when the Crawley family learns that King George V and Queen Mary are coming to visit. But trouble soon arises when Mrs. Patmore, Daisy and the rest of the servants learn that the king and queen travel with their own chefs and attendants -- setting the stage for an impromptu scheme…

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Twinkle Twinkle Storytime

January 13th @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until May 11th, 2020

Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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For all ages! Our evening storytime offers something for everyone! Books shine bright in the evening, so bring the whole family to share stories and songs together.

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Read Between the Lines Book Club

January 14th @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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BPL’s Read Between the Lines Book Club is our longest-running book club and has been here for 7 years! This is a strictly fiction book discussion that meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 10 am. Tony’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani is about. This monthly meeting will also feature a skype visit from the author! “Falling in love during a mid-20th-century Jersey Shore summer, two aspiring singers find their marriage tested when they must decide which of them will…

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Toddler Town

January 14th @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until May 14th, 2020

Bourbonnais Public Library, 250 W. John Casey Road
Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914 United States
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For ages 12 months through 36 months, with a caregiver. Designed for one-on-one interactions between caregivers and their little walkers-and-talkers. Short books are paired with songs, fingerplays, games, and other silliness. Everyone works together to make a positive experience for our young and restless learners!

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