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BPL 2014 Museum Pass List – Check It Out!

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Available at all branches of the Bridgeport Public Library.

Check out all the venues we have available for free admission or a discounted price using your Bridgeport Public Library adult library card.

Museum Pass List

Gabe’s Pokemon Club

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

Saturday Movie Matinee – THE QUIET ONES

Saturday, October 25th
1:30 - 3:15 PM
Black Rock Branch
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THE QUIET ONES  (A Halloween Special)Pumpkin_craft_for_Halloween

A physics professor gathers a group of Ph.D students to help him conceive a poltergeist in this Hammer Films production based on actual events.

Director John Pogue; Rated PG-13; 98 minutes; 2014

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Free Refreshments will be served – but feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.

Halloween Fun!

Tuesday, October 28th
4:30 - 7:00 PM
Ellsworth Field & Black Rock Branch
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6th Annual Halloween Parade & Party

Bring the whole family and join us for what has become a Black Rock tradition. Fun, Food, Scary Stories, Tricks, Treats and Music by Troubadour Phil Rosenthal and much more.

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Black Rock Candy Making Club

Saturday, November 8th
12:00 - 1:15 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Black Rock Candy Making Club

Join us for a meeting of the new Black Rock Candy Making Club. Space is limited so register today! The Club meets the 2nd Saturday of the month and is followed at 1:30 by the Saturday Family Movie Matinee.

The Candy Making Club is designed for children 8 to 11 years of age.

To register your child please call: 203 576-7025. Space is limited to 10 children per session so call soon.

Young Artists – After School at the Black Rock Branch

Mondays
3:30 - 4:30 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Young Artists – After School Weekly Program

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

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Mother Goose Yoga With Miss Jyothi

Tuesdays, 10:45 - 11:15 AM, Black Rock Branch
Wednesdays, 10:45 - 11:15 AM, North Branch
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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 Writers’ Workshop with Carla Ellis

Tuesdays
3:30 - 5:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Young Writers’ Weekly Workshop

Want to write the Great American Teen Novel? Poetry? A memoir of your life so far? Carla Ellis offers a weekly workshop for teens, tweens and younger children who love to write or would love to learn to write.

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Free Computer Classes for Beginners

Tuesdays, 6:30 - 7:45 PM
Saturdays, 10:30 - 11:45 AM
Black Rock Branch
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Free Computer Classes for Beginners – Tuesdays & Saturdays

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

All Tuesday classes begin at 6:30 PM and will last approximately 1 hour.

All Saturday classes begin at 10:30 AM and will last approximately 1 hour.

Space is limited so register for one or more classes now. Walk ins OK – space permitting.

Call: (203) 576-7025.

Play and Tell with Miss Michele

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

Wednesdays 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Saturdays 9:15 - 10:45 AM
Black Rock Branch
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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.

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

Black Rock Knitting & Crochet Club

Thursday
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
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 Black Rock Knitting & Crochet Club

All skill levels are welcome – instruction provided.
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Free Refreshments will be served – but feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.

Pre-School Fun With Miss Jyothi

Mondays, 10:45 - 11:15 AM, North Branch
Fridays, 10:45 - 11:15 AM, Black Rock Branch
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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.