Library Calendar of Events

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Month of April

Sunday, April 9

v Celebrate National Library Week, April 9th through the 15th!
Monday, April 10
v Graphic Novel Club for for children, 4 p.m. at the library.

v Pajama Snory-time for children, 7 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, 
April 11
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v ALP Event: Tai Chi and Qigong program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v  "Get to Know Your Library -- Kids' Library Tour," from 4 to 4:30 p.m. at the library.
v
Y.A. Matinee after school movie program for young adults, from 4:30 to 6:25 p.m. at the library. This week showing "Moana."
Wednesday,  April 12

v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Art Attack program for children, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration required).
Thursday, April 13
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v ChapterChat Book Club, 4 to 4:45 p.m. at the library.
v ALP Event: "Fairy Garden" crafts program for all ages, 6:30 p.m. at the library.

Friday, April 14
v Senior Center Book Club, 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Senior Center, 109 W. 22nd Ave. This month's selection is In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume.
Sunday, April 16
v The library will be CLOSED all day in observance of the Easter holiday.
Monday, April 17
v Kids' Movie Mania: "Kubo and the Two Strings," 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, 
April 18
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library
v ALP Event: Tai Chi and Qigong program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v PB&J Sandwich Bar Hangout for teens, from 3:40 to 6 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday, 
April 19
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v ALP Event:
Chain Gang crochet program for adults, 1 p.m. at the library.

v Falling to Pieces jigsaw puzzle program for families, 4 to 6 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, April 20
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v ChapterChat Book Club, 4 to 4:45 p.m. at the library.

v Thursday Afternoon Book Club, 3 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware.
Friday, April 21
v Gamefest for young adults, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the library.
Saturday, April 22
v LEGO® Club & duplo LEGO® Club program for children, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v ALP Event: Joy Johnson Author Visit, 2:30 p.m. at the library.
Sunday, April 23
v "Week of the Young Child" celebration begins at the library.
Monday, April 24
v I Like to Movie It, Move It Storytime for children, 4 p.m. at the library.
v Junior Friends fund-raiser at the Pizza Ranch in Papillion, 4-8 p.m., with all monies raised going to support children's programming.
v ALP Event: Backyard Homesteading program, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, 
April 25
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v ALP Event: Tai Chi and Qigong program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday,  April 26
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Art Attack program for children, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration required).
Thursday, April 27
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v ChapterChat Book Club, 4 to 4:45 p.m. at the library.

v ALP Event: Simplify Your Life program, 6:30 p.m. at the library.

Month of May

Monday, May 1
v ALP Event: Quilling Paper Craft, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
v LEGO® Club & duplo LEGO® Club program for children, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, 
May 2
v ALP Event: Tai Chi and Qigong program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v  Readers Club, 6:30 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George.
Saturday, 
May 6
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event: Green Bellevue Program (composting and recycling), 10:30 a.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event:
Morgan Schroeder of Wildtree presentation on herbs, spices and marinades, 12 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event:
Neva Wolf of No More Empty Pots presentation on making nutritious meals for four for under $10, 1 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event:
Nicole McDonald presentation on using coupons to save money, 2 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event: Camile James of Juice4Life
presentation on the health benefits of juice, 3 p.m. at the library.

Tuesday,  May 9
v ALP Event: Tai Chi and Qigong program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
Thursday,  May 11
v ALP Event: Appalachian Crew presentation, 7 p.m. at the library.
Friday, May 12
v Senior Center Book Club, 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Senior Center, 109 W. 22nd Ave. This month's selection is The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson.

Saturday, May 13
v Final day of the 2017 Adult Library Program (all entries due by 5 p.m.)
.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event: Cherrie Beam-Callaway will present a program on pioneer life, 11 a.m. at the library (Humanities Nebraska provides major funding for this program).
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event:
Angela Kriz performs on the accordion, 1 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event:
Interactive Camp for kids co-sponsored by the Sarpy County Museum, 2 p.m. at the library.
Saturday,
May 20
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event: "Meet and Greet" with the Pawsitive Reading dogs and their owners, 10 a.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event: Pam Wiese from the Nebraska Humane Society will present on pet adoption and grooming, 10 a.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event:
Electrix Dance Team from the Bellevue Dance Academy performs, 1 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Lead-up Event: Corey Romanski will present on making healthy meals and treats for dogs, 2 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday, May 24
v OMAHAGIVES DAY, all day at
the library. Come enjoy activities for all ages and please consider a donation to the Bellevue Library Foundation. Thank you!
v OmahaGives Day Event: "Meet and Greet" with the Pawsitive Reading dogs and their owners
, 10 a.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Day Event: Kelley Bechen, Essential Oils, will explain about essential oils and their impact on health, 11 a.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Day Event: Roberta Barr will give a presentation on the Nebraska Parrot Rescue program, 12 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Day Event: Bob Cook will give a presentation on beekeeping, 1 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Day Event: Andy Severson will share music and songs, 2 p.m. at the library.

v OmahaGives Day Event: Entenmann's Studio of Dance students will perform, 3 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Day Event: Peapod Balloon Creations will give a presentation on balloon designs, 4 p.m. at the library.
v OmahaGives Day Event: The Clarinetasaurus musical group will perform, 5 p.m. at the library.

Monday, May 29

v The library will be CLOSED all day in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

 



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