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Vegetarian Indian Cooking With Jyothi – 2nd Class Added

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Saturday, April 25th, 10:00 - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, May 6th, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Vegetarian Indian Cooking Lessons

Indian food tastes so unique (and so good), it’s time to get cooking. Explore some of our favorite authentic Indian Vegetarian recipes, right here, at your favorite Black Rock Library.

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Cook and Grow 1st Annual Bake Sale

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Saturday, April 25th
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Cook and Grow Bake Sale

Cook and Grow will be hosting its 1st annual Bake Sale at the Black Rock Branch Library. All baked items are homemade.

Please come out and support the Cook & Grow kids’ program!

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Saturday Movie Matinee – THE HOBBIT THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES

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Saturday, April 25th
1:30 - 4:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

THE HOBBIT THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES

Director: Peter Jackson; Rated PG-13; 144 minutes; 2014

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Free Computer Classes for Beginners

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Tuesday, April 28th
6:30 - 7:45 PM
Black Rock Branch

Free Computer Classes for Beginners

The Black Rock Branch Library is once again offering an ongoing series of free Tuesday evening computer classes designed for beginners.

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Zumba Thursdays at the Black Rock Branch

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Thursday, April 30th
6:30 - 7:30 PM
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Zumba Classes

Adult (Fat Blasting) Zumba Classes at the Black Rock Branch.

Join Certified Zumba Instructor Hannah Hanshaw for our brand new twice a month Zumba classes

All classes free of charge

Black Rock Knitting & Crochet Club

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Thursday, April 30th
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Black Rock Knitting & Crochet Club

All skill levels are welcome – instruction provided.
 

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A History of the Wobblies in the Park City

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Friday, May 1st
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Black Rock Branch

The I.W.W. in Bridgeport

Join author and organizer Stephen Thornton for a presentation and talk on the history of the Wobblies in the Park City.

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Gabe’s Pokemon Club

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Thursday, April 23rd
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Black Rock Branch

Come Catch the Pokemon Club!

This new club meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 7:30 PM at the Black Rock Branch of the Bridgeport Public Library. Battle with your Pokemon cards, share books, games, and all things Pokemon. To register your child please call: 203 576-7025 or email Gabriel: sbeaverperez@yahoo.com

Free refreshments will be served.

GROVER CLEVELAND’S RUBBER JAW…

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Wednesday, May 27th
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Unusual, Unexpected, Unbelievable but All-True Facts About America’s Presidents

University of New Haven PROFESSOR STEPHEN SPIGNESI presents dozens of fascinating facts about all of the Presidents, from George Washington to Barack Obama, and his program includes a slideshow
and a Q&A session.

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Beauty Class & M A K E U P M O N D A Y S

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Mondays
3:30 - 5:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Beauty Class – Weekly Meeting

Teens and Tweens come participate learn all you need to know about make-up application tricks and building the perfect skin care routine along with other beauty tricks for you!

Parent Permission Slip Required for Participation!! Get Slip at Black Rock Library!

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Free Tai Chi Classes

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Tuesdays 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Thursdays 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Black Rock Branch

Tai Chi with Jonathan Davis – Weekly Class

Please join us for our twice a week Tai Chi classes. These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting  clothing, flat shoes and you’ll be good to go.

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Mother Goose Yoga With Miss Jyothi

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Tuesdays
10:45 - 11:15 AM
Black Rock Branch

Mother Goose Yoga for ages 0 – 4

Please join us for our weekly Mother Goose Yoga sessions.

This program is designed for children 0 – 4 and and their caregivers.

For more info call: 203 576-7025

Young Artists – After School at the Black Rock Branch

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Tuesdays
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Black Rock Branch

Young Artists – After School Weekly Program

Join us and learn drawing, painting and other fine art concepts: line, shape, color, perspective and composition.

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Play and Tell with Miss Michele

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Wednesdays
10:45 - 11:45 AM
Black Rock Branch

Play and Tell with Miss Michele

Join Miss Michele us for our popular Play and Tell program for children up through age 3 and their caregivers. Stories, rhymes, music, movement, short films, and time for play are all part of the mix!

More Info: 203-576-7025.

FREE SUNWISE ROOTS YOGA

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Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:30 PM & Saturdays 9:15 - 10:45 AM
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Thursdays 10:30 - 11:30 AM North Branch

FREE SUNWISE ROOTS YOGA

Yoga Can: Alleviate Stress, Increase Flexibility, Boost Vitality and Overall Wellness, Heal & Energize the Body.

Bring Yoga Mat & Water. The library will also provide a limited number of Mats.

New North Branch Session – Thursdays, 10:30 – 11:30 AM

To Reserve you space for class or for more info Contact Atara at (203) 209-3883 or thesunwiseyogi@gmail.com

Pre-School Fun With Miss Jyothi

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Fridays
10:45 - 11:15 AM
Black Rock Branch

Numbers, Shapes & Colors

Join Miss Jyothi for our newest preschool program. This 8 week program teaches: Numbers, shapes and colors, using fun and innovative techniques. Ages : 2-5 years. But younger kids and siblings are also welcome.

For more info call: 203 576-7025.