Library Calendar of Events

(For more information about events, please contact the library.)
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Month of January

Friday,  January 12

v Senior Center Book Club, 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Senior Community Center, 109  W. 22nd Ave. This month's selection: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George.
v
Origami with Nick, 1 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
v Gamefest for young adults, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the library.
 
Saturday, January 13
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,
January 14
v Kettlebell Strength Training program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
Monday,
January 15
v The library will be CLOSED all day in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 
Tuesday,
January 16
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v Papa Bear & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
v Appreciate a Dragon Day art craft event for teens and adults, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Wednesday,  January 17
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v DIY Mini Crafts*: Mini Bird's Nest Magnets, 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
v
Bob Ross Paint-Along (for persons 18 years and older), starting at 6:30 p.m. at the library.  (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
January 18
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v
Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Thursday Book Club meeting, 3 p.m. at the library. This month's selection: The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Saturday,
January 20
v "Outsmart the Scammers" workshop, at 10 a.m. at the library.
Sunday, January 21
v Seed Starter Workshop, 2 p.m. at the library.
Monday,
January 22
v Falling to Pieces family jigsaw puzzle activity, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday,
January 23
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
v YA Matinee after school movie and munchies: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017), from 4:30 to 6:47 p.m. at the library.
v TWOs-day Friends Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, January 24
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Art Attack*: Spinning Perler Bead Pencil Tops craft (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
January 25
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library. 
v
Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Winter Cafe for young adults, from 3:45 to 5:30 p.m. at the library.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v Kids Liboratory: Invisible Ink, 6 to 7 p.m. at the library.  
Saturday, January 27
v LEGO Club, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library. 
v Seed Exchange from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at the library. 
v Slimetacular: Fluffy Slime, 2 to 3 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required).   
 
Monday,
January 29
v Kids' Movie Mania: "Nine Lives," 6 to 8 p.m. at the library. 
v Baby & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday,
January 30
v Baby & Me Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Tai Chi program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library. 
v Winter Cafe: Stressbuster event for young adults, 3:45 to 5:30 p.m. at the library. 
Wednesday, January 31
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Retro Recycling: Harry Potter Wands and Quills*, 6 p.m. at the library (*Pre-registration required.).

Month of February

Thursday,
February 1
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Saturday, February 3
v Investment 101: Rules of the Road workshop with Armondo Canales (part of a 3-month series), 10 a.m. at the library. 
Sunday, February 4
v Book Lovers' Book Buzz sponsored by the Friends of the Bellevue Public Library, 2 p.m. at the library. 
Monday, February 5
v LEGO Club, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library. 
v Color Me Calm coloring session for adults, 6:30 p.m. at the library. 
Tuesday, February 6
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, 4 to 5 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: Before the Fall by Noah Hawley.
Wednesday, February 7
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
Thursday,
February 8
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: Bookshop at Water's End by Patti Callahan Henry.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v Iris Paper Folding Craft*: Valentine Cards, 6:30 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
 
Friday, February 9
v Senior Center Book Club, 10 a.m. at the Bellevue Senior Community Center, 109  W. 22nd Ave. This month's selection: Destiny of the Republic by Candice Millard.
v Origami Hour*, 1 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
 
Saturday, February 10
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.)
v 2018 Winter Olympics Green Screen Photo-Op from 12 to 3 p.m. at the library.
Sunday,
February 11
v Kettlebell Strength Training program for adults, 2 p.m. at the library.
Monday,
February 12
v Falling to Pieces family jigsaw puzzle activity, 6 to 8 p.m. at the library.
v
Retro Recycling Crafts*: Hearts book folding craft program, 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
v Fit Essentials Fitness Demo: Interval and Circuit Training, 6 p.m. at the library.
Tuesday,
February 13
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, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v Pajama Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, February 14
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Crafty Critters Club*: Creating CD Spinner Tops (first and 2nd grades), 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
February 15
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v Thursday Book Club meeting, 3 p.m. at the library. This month's selection: The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy Reichert.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Friday, February 16
v Chinese New Year Celebration with students from Bellevue University, 2 to 4 p.m. at the library.
Saturday, February 17
v Legislative Coffee with State Senators Carol Blood and Sue Crawford, 10 a.m. at the library.
Monday,
February 19
v The library will be CLOSED all day for Presidents' Day. 
Tuesday,
February 20
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, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v Inklings Writers Group, 6:30 p.m. at the library.
v Papa Bear & Me Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, February 21
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v DIY Mini Crafts*: Mini Clay Popsicle Charms, 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
v
Retro Craft Night*: Faux Taxidermy program, 6:30 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)
Thursday,
February 22
v Preschool Storytime, 10:15 a.m. at the library.
v ChapterChat Book Club (for 3rd through 6th graders), 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
Friday, February 23
v Inklings Writers Group, 2 p.m. at the library.
Saturday, February 24
v LEGO Club, 10 to 11 a.m. at the library. 
v Soaptacular*: Doughnut Soap (for children through 6th grade), 2 to 3 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required).   
 
Monday,
February 26
v Kids' Movie Mania: "The Lorax," 6 to 8 p.m. at the library. 
Tuesday,
February 27
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, 4 to 5 p.m. at the library.
v TWOs-day Friends Storytime, 6:30 p.m. in the Children's area at the library.
Wednesday, February 28
v Toddler Storytime, 9:15 a.m. at the library.
v Art Attack*: Creating LED Prism Nightlights, 4 p.m. at the library. (*Pre-registration required.)


Month of March

Friday, March 2
v 14th Annual Seussathon reading marathon 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the library.
 



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