Library Calendar of Events

(For more information about events, please contact the library.)
* Requires pre-registration
 


Month of October

Monday,
October 2
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
v LEGO Club, 9:15 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.   
v Color Me Calm adult coloring event, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday,
October 3
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Storytelling Club (for first through 12 graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library.
v Book Bingo Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
v Readers Club book club meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the library. This month's selection: Once We Were Brothers by Ronald Balson.
Wednesday,  October 4
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
Thursday,
October 5
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 (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library.
v Y.A. Matinee for afterschool movie program featuring the movie Wonder Woman (2017), 4:30 to 6:51 p.m. at the library.
 
Sunday, October 8
v Kettlebell Strength Training program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
Monday,
October 9
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
v Friends of the Bellevue Public Library annual meeting featuring Jose Francisco Garcia, Humanities Nebraska, on "How Chocolate Twice Conquered the American Continent," 6:30 p.m. at the library. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
Tuesday,
October 10
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Storytelling Club (for 1st through 12th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library.
v Pajama Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday,  October 11
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Crafty Critters Club* (kindergarten through 2nd grade), 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
v Retro Craft Night*: Spell Books program for adults. All supplies provided (*pre-registration required), 6:30 p.m. at the library. 
Thursday,
October 12
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v
Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Originals Book Club meeting, 1 p.m. at the library. This month's selection: Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly. 
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library.
Friday,  October 13
v Senior Center Book Club meeting, 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Senior Community Center, 109 W. 22nd Ave. This month's selection: A Dog's Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron.
v Origami by Nick*, 1 p.m. at the library (pre-registration required).
v Gamefest for young adults, 3 to 6 p.m. at the library.  
 
Saturday, October 14
v Pawsitive Reading program* for children, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and from 2 to 3 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration required.)
Sunday,
October 15
v Kettlebell Strength Training program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
Monday,
October 16
v Kids' Movie Mania, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library. 
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library. 
Tuesday,
October 17
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Storytelling Club (for 1st through 12th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library.
v Papa Bear & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, October 18
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Treetime -- games and watercolor painting program for young adults, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on the library lawn.
v DIY GeoSwag* for children and families, 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
v Retro Craft Night*: Apothecary's Cupboard. All supplies provided (*pre-registration required), 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Thursday,
October 19
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v
Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Thursday Afternoon Book Club meeting, 3 p.m. at the library. This month's selection: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library. 
Friday, October 20
v Kids' Liboratory: The Science Behind Fingerprints*, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library (*pre-registration required).
Saturday, October 21
v Fright Theater* movie double feature for young adults, featuring Get Out from 3 to 4:44 p.m. and Life from 4:50 to 6:30 p.m. (*Permission slips required for those under 17 years of age. Sign-up ahead of time if you would like pizza while watching).  
Sunday, October 22
v Thane Baker, Olympian (four-time medalist), Meet & Greet, 2 p.m. at the library. Open to all ages.
Monday,
October 23
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
v Craftzilla: DIY Bat Shwings program for young adults, 3:30 to 6 p.m. at the library.       
v Falling to Pieces family jigsaw puzzle event, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.   
 
Tuesday,
October 24
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Storytelling Club (for 1st through 12th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library.
v TWOs-day Friends Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday,  October 25
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Craftzilla: DIY Bat Shwings pop-up repeat program for young adults, 3:30 to 6 p.m. in the young adult area at the library.       
v Art Attack* (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
October 26
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 (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library. 
Saturday, October 28
v LEGO Club, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library. 
v Soaptacular* children's craft program making Puppy Paws & Dog Bones, 2 to 3 p.m. at the library (*pre-registration required).   
Sunday, October 29
v Trick-or-Treat in Olde Towne Bellevue, 4 to 6:30 p.m. Stop by the Bellevue Public Library tent in Olde Towne, say hello to Rutiger the Magician, and grab a Halloween treat.
v NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) Kickoff and Plot Planning Party, 2 to 4 p.m. at the library.
  Monday, October 30
v Halloween Magic Show with Rutiger the Magician, 6 to 6:45 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, October 31
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Stressbusters: Barf Slime craft event for young adults, 4:15 to 6:30 p.m. at the library. 


Month of November

Wednesday,  November 1
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
Thursday,
November 2
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 (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library. 
Monday,
November 6
v LEGO Club, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library. 
Tuesday,
November 7
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Book Bingo Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday,  November 8
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Crafty Critters Club* (kindergarten through 2nd grade), 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
November 9
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 (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library. 
Friday, November 10
v The library will be CLOSED all day for Veterans Day (City observed holiday). 
 
Saturday, November 11
v Pawsitive Reading program* for children, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and from 2 to 3 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration required.)
Monday,
November 13
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library. 
Tuesday,
November 14
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Pajama Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, November 15
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v DIY GeoSwag* for children and families, 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
November 16
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 (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library. 
Monday,
November 20
v Kids' Movie Mania, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library. 
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library. 
Tuesday,
November 21
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Papa Bear & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.

Wednesday, November 22
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Art Attack* (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)

v The library will close EARLY at 5 p.m. for the Thanksgiving holiday. 
Thursday,
November 23
v The library will be CLOSED all day for the Thanksgiving holiday. 
Friday, November 24
v The library will be CLOSED all day for the Thanksgiving holiday. 
Saturday, November 25
v LEGO Club, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library. 
v Slimetacular: Glow-in-the-Dark Slime* children's craft program, 2 to 3 p.m. at the library (*pre-registration required).   
Monday, November 27
v Falling to Pieces family jigsaw puzzle event, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.     
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday,
November 28
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v TWOs-day Friends Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, November 29
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
Thursday,
November 30
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 (for 3rd through 6th graders), 3:30 p.m. at the library. 
v *Kids Liboratory: What Is Morse Code? (for 3rd through 6th graders), 6 to 7 p.m. at the library. 
 



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