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Thanksgiving Holiday Closings

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Thursday, November 27th & Friday, November 28th
All Day
All Locations

Happy Thanksgiving from the Bridgeport Public Library

All BPL locations will be closed Thursday, November 27th & Friday, November 28th in celebration of Thanksgiving. The BPL will reopen Saturday, November 29th.

GO PLAY! Parks Passport Program

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Program runs until April 30, 2015
Passports also available at all BPL locations

Explore, Learn, Play

Go Play! Parks Passport Program provides a fun opportunity for Bridgeport children and their families to visit and be physically active in Bridgeport parks.

TO DOWNLOAD THE FREE GO PLAY! PARKS PASSPORT: Click here

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Hour of Code for {Kids}

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Tuesday, December 9th - Thursday, December 11th
3:30 - 5:30 PM
All BPL locations

Hour of Code for {Kids}

Bridgeport Public Library and BAYM Computer Genesis will be hosting a FREE Hour of Code event for kids grades 3 – 5 to learn the basics of computer coding in a friendly and relaxed way!

The Hour of Code is here. Check out our video.

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November Events

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header-kidsNovember Events at the BPL Children’s Dept.

Check out what’s going on for kids this month.

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NORTH STARS

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Fall Events for Young People at the North Branch Library

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Holiday Weekend Family Matinee: PLANES – FIRE AND RESCUE

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Saturday, November 29th
1:30 - 3:15 PM
Black Rock Branch

PLANES – FIRE AND RESCUE

Adventure flies higher than ever before in this sequel that finds championship air-racer Dusty Crophopper (voice of Dane Cook) beginning an exciting new career fighting forest fires.

Directed by Robert Gannaway; Rated PG; 100 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.

 

Black Rock Candy Making Club

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Saturday, December 18th
12:00 - 1:15 PM
Black Rock Branch

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.

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

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.

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 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

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

BPL 2014 Museum Pass List – Check It Out!

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museumBPL 2014 Museum Pass list

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

Children’s Movie

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Saturdays
11:00 AM
Burroughs & Saden - Children's Department

Children’s Movie

Join us for a family friendly movie and fresh popped popcorn.

Contact: Children’s Department 203-576-7400 ext. 408

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.

Little Bears Story Time!

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Fridays
10:45 - 11:45 AM
North Branch

Little Bears Story Time!

Children ages 0-3 years and a caregiver are invited to our weekly story time. Music, stories, finger plays, rhymes, play, movement and lots of fun! Talking, Singing, Reading, Writing,Playing! Led by Miss Bina

Contact: 203-576-7821.

 

Muzzy Online

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Muzzy
, the world’s #1 language course for children is now available online with your BPL library card.

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