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Young Writers’ Workshop with Carla Ellis

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Tuesday September 30th
3:30 - 5:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
Tuesday September 30th
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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Saturday Classic Movie Matinee – GOLDFINGER

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Saturday, October 4th
1:30 - 3:30 PM
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Saturday, October 4th
1:30 - 3:30 PM
Black Rock Branch
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GOLDFINGER

The film’s plot has Bond investigating gold smuggling by gold magnate Auric Goldfinger and eventually uncovering Goldfinger’s plans to attack the United States Bullion Depository at Fort Knox.

Director Guy Hamilton; Rated PG; 112 minutes; 1964

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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.

Young Artists – After School at the Black Rock Branch

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Monday October 6th
3:30 - 4:30 PM
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Monday October 6th
3:30 - 4:30 PM
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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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Gabe’s Pokemon Club

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Thursday, October 9th
6:30 - 7:30 PM
Black Rock Branch
Thursday, October 9th
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.

Songs of Pete Seeger

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Friday, October 10th
7:00 - 8:30 PM
Black Rock Branch
Friday, October 10th
7:00 - 8:30 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Phil Rosenthal Plays the Songs of Pete Seeger

Former Connecticut State Troubadour Phil Rosenthal performs music by Pete Seeger in a very special concert at the Black Rock Branch Library.

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Black Rock Cupcake Club

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Saturday, October 11th
12:00 - 1:15 PM
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Saturday, October 11th
12:00 - 1:15 PM
Black Rock Branch
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Black Rock Cupcake Club

Join us for a meeting of the Black Rock Cupcake Club. Chef Cupcake will teach you the fine and tasty art of cupcake making.

The Cupcake Club is designed for children up to 11 years of age.

To register your child please call: 203 576-7025. Space is limited to 15 children per session so call soon.

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Latino Advocacy Foundation of Fairfield County

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Tuesdays, October 14th
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
Tuesdays, October 14th
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.

Food for Thought Book Discussion

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Wednesday, October 15th
1:00 - 2:00 PM
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Wednesday, October 15th
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 October: bring on the chills with John Searles’ “Help for the Haunted” a creepy coming of age tale.

Mother Goose Yoga With Miss Jyothi

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Tuesdays, 10:45 - 11:15 AM, Black Rock Branch
Wednesdays, 10:45 - 11:15 AM, North Branch
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

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Tuesdays, 6:30 - 7:45 PM
Saturdays, 10:30 - 11:45 AM
Black Rock Branch
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

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

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

A New Saturday Morning Session, has been added!     

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

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Thursday
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Black Rock Branch
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

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