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Black Rock Branch

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

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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Latino Advocacy Foundation of Fairfield County

Tuesday, November 4th
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Latino Advocacy Foundation Meeting

Our mission is to provide services, programs and advocacy that improve the social, labor and economic conditions of the Latino community in greater Fairfield County while nurturing and promoting its cultural traditions as it builds bridges with  other communities.
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Nuestra misión es proveer servicios, programas y actividades de
promoción que mejoren las condiciones sociales, laborales y económicas
de la comunidad latina del condado de fairfield, Injectando la promocion de sus tradiciones culturales, creando puentes con otras comunidades.

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.

Gabe’s Pokemon Club

Thursday, November 13th
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.

Food for Thought Book Discussion

Wednesday, November 19th
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Food for Thought Book Discussion

Our lunchtime book club meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 1:00 PM. Bring your brown bag lunch, we will provide coffee, tea and dessert.

For November we will be reading: The Alchemist by Paul Coehlo.

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.

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.