Library Calendar of Events

(Click here for Holiday Hours. For more information about events, please contact the library.)
* Requires pre-registration

*CSRP (2016 Children's Summer Reading Program)
*YASRP (2016 Young Adult Summer Reading Program)
*OG (2016 OmahaGives Event)

 

Month of May

Tuesday, May 17
v Tuesday Night Book Club, 5:45 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is I Shall Be Near to You by Erin Lindsay McCabe.
Thursday, May 19
v Thursday Afternoon Book Club, 3 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is The River of Doubt by Candice Millard.
Monday, May 23
v CSRP & YASRP: Registration begins for the 2016 Children's Summer Reading Program and the Young Adult Summer Reading Program. The programs both run through Friday, July 22.
v OG: Meet & Greet the Pawsitive Reading dogs and their owners, 10 a.m. at the library.
v OG: Program with Roberta Barr from the Wildlife Raptor Society on parrots, 11 a.m. at the library.
v OG: Music program with Angus Bell on the bagpipes, 12 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Tracey Wiesner from the Humane Society will bring along a pet and talk about pet adoption and other Humane Society programs, 1:30 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Program with Patty Jones on skin care (one free facial will be given), 3 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Dance program by students of the Bellevue Dance Academy, 4 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Naviere Walkewicz from Fitssentials will lead a Zumba class, 5:15 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, May 24
v OG: Storytelling program by Cherrie Beam-Callaway (Humanities Nebraska provides major funding for this program), 10 a.m. at the library.
v OG: Bob Cook, a member of the Omaha Bee Club, will help everyone learn about bees in a program at 11 a.m. at the library.
v OG: Music program featuring Angela Kriz on the accordion, 12 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Program with Ethan Porter, Ruff Waters, on "Ocean Friends," 1:30 p.m. at the library.
v Young Adult volunteer (Bellya) training session*, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the library (*Registration required).
v OG: Christina Johnson will give a talk on "The Three Reasons Why Diets Fail and How to Approach Weight Loss," 3 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Dance performance by students of the Entenman Studio of Dance, 4 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Christina Johnson will give a talk on "The Three Reasons Why Diets Fail and How to Approach Weight Loss," 3 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Dance performance by students of the Entenman Studio of Dance, 4 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Valerie Fox of Bellevue will lead a Pilates class, 5 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday, May 25
v OG: OmahaGives 2016 Day! Consider supporting the library with a donation of $10.00 or more, 12 a.m. to 12 p.m., online at OmahaGives.org.
v OG: A Stuffed Animal Hospital special "behind the scenes" fund-raiser event will be held from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. "Doctors" will be making repairs on the premises and will be available to answer questions. Repairs for the Stuffed Animal Hospital will be $1.00 per "hospital" visit.
v OG: Free 5-minute chair massage (adults only) by Jo Kesselring from Nobody's Perfect, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Natalie Kelly from HairMasters will give a talk on hair care and hairstyling, 11 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Dance performance by students of the Entenman Studio of Dance, 4 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Music program by James Wagner, vocalist and guitarist, 12 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Morgan Schroeder from Wildtree will present a program on natural and healthy alternatives for meal planning, 1:30 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Corey Romanski will present a program on canning (Because I CAN) and will also demonstrate how to make butter, 3 p.m. at the library.
v OG: I Y My Library Karaoke, for young adults 3 to 5 p.m. in the large meeting room at the library.
v OG: Brianna Grant and her instructor Rick Todd will demonstrate Taekwondo skills, 4 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Sherrie Hull and Danny will give a short ventriloquist performance and answer questions on the art of ventriloquism, 5 p.m. at the library.
v OG: Music performance featuring the Clarinetasaur Group, 6 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, May 26
v PubQuiz trivia program for adults at B&B Classic Hotdogs*, 1020 Lincoln Road (across from the library), starting at 7 p.m. (*Pre-registration required by contacting the library at 402-293-3157).
Friday, May 27
v Young Adult volunteer (Bellya) training session*, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the library (*Registration required).
Monday, May 30
v The library will be CLOSED all day in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
Tuesday, May 31
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.   
v Kids Crusin' Kitchen will serve meals at the Bellevue Public Library from 12 to 12:30 p.m. May 31-Aug. 5.
v Young Adult volunteer (Bellya) training session*, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
at the library (*Registration required).

Month of June

Wednesday, June 1
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, June 2
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Friday, June 3
*YASRP: Gamefest, 3 to 6 p.m. at the library.
Monday, June 6
v CSRP: On Your Mark @ the Park storytime, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Swanson Park.
v
CSRP: Pajama Storytime, 7 to 7:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, June 7
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.
v Readers Club, 5:45 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is The Meaning of Names by Karen Gettert Shoemaker.   

Wednesday, June 8
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, June 9
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Friday, June 10
v Senior Center Book Club, 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Senior Center. This month's selection is The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs.

Saturday, June 11
v CSRP: Pawsitive Reading program*, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and again from 2 to 3 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration is required. Please contact the library at 402-293-3157).
Monday, June 13
v CSRP: On Your Mark @ the Park storytime, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Thompson Park.
v
CSRP: Hop on Pop Storytime, 7 to 7:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, June 14
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.   
Wednesday, June 15
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, June 16
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library
v Thursday Afternoon Book Club, 3 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai.
Friday, June 17
*YASRP: T.A.B. (Teen Advisory Board) meeting and Karaoke, 3 to 3:30 and 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Saturday, June 18
*YASRP: American Red Cross Babysitting Certification course (pre-registration was required: June course is currently full) at the library.
Monday, June 20
v CSRP: On Your Mark @ the Park storytime, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Golden Hills Park.
*YASRP: Craftzilla: Pool Noodle Light Saber craft program, 3 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Pajama Storytime, 7 to 7:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, June 21
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.
v Tuesday Night Book Club, 5:45 p.m. at the library. This month's selection is Night Road by Kristin Hannah.   

Wednesday, June 22
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, June 23
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Friday, June 24
*YASRP: YA Matinee: Double Feature (Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Zootopia), 3 to 7:05 p.m. at the library.
Monday, June 27
v CSRP: On Your Mark @ the Park storytime, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Washington Park.
*YASRP: Teen Readers' Workshop with E.B. Tatby, 3 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Hop on Pop Storytime, 7 to 7:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, June 28
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.
*YASRP: Bottle Terrarium Workshop, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Amazing Library Race*, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the library (*pre-registration required).       
Wednesday, June 29
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Storytelling & S'mores, 7 to 8 p.m. at the library.   
Thursday, June 30
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.

Month of July

Friday, July 1
*YASRP: Gamefest, 3 to 6 p.m. at the library.
Monday, July 4
v The library will be CLOSED all day in observance of the Independence Day holiday.
Tuesday, July 5
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.   
Wednesday, July 6
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, July 7
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Saturday, July 9
v CSRP: Pawsitive Reading program*, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and again from 2 to 3 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration is required. Please contact the library at 402-293-3157).
Monday, July 11
v CSRP: On Your Mark @ the Park storytime, 12 to 1 p.m. at the Two Springs Park.
*YASRP: EducationQuest Foundation College Planning Program, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Pajama Storytime, 7 to 7:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday, July 12
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
LEGO® Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP:
Read & Feed storytime, 12 to 12:30 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday, July 13
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: ChapterChat & Chew reading club, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Storytelling & S'mores, 7 to 8 p.m. at the library.   
Thursday, July 14
v CSRP: Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. at the library.
v CSRP: Five Little Monkeys Storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m. at the library.
v
CSRP: Lunch & Lawn Games, 12 to 1 p.m. at the library.
Friday, July 15
*YASRP: Craftzilla: Felt Banner crafts, 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Monday, July 18
v CSRP: Library Olympics SRP Finale, 6 to 7 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday, July 20
v CSRP: Storytime Play Day, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library.
*YASRP: Teen Iron Chef, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.
Thursday, July 21
v CSRP: Storytime Play Day, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library.
Friday, July 22
v CSRP: Storytime Play Day, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library.
*YASRP: Karaoke program for Young Adults, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the library.
 



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