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The Bloomfield Lions Club reads THESE HANDS and MARISOL MCDONALD DOESN’T MATCH (YouTube, starting Jan. 14)

Among their many and varied service projects, the Lions Club have developed a book drive initiative to collect new books with African American or Latino themes written by African American or Latino authors for middle school, elementary and pre-K students. The recorded link will be available beginning January 14 on YouTube and BPL social media. Read more >

Miss Meredith reads THE POCKET DOGS (YouTube, starting Jan. 24)

Miss Meredith shares The Pocket Dogs by Margaret Wild. Biff and Buff are always carried around in Mr. Pockets’ coat pockets, but when Biff finds himself lost in a hole that has become too big, it is up to Mr. Pockets to locate him and reassure him that all is well once more.
Will Mr. Pockets find Biff? The recorded link will be available beginning January 24 on YouTube and BPL social media. Read more >

Tween Book Club: COLD WAR CORRESPONDENT (graphic) (Jan. 24 @ 5:00 PM) (Zoom)

In our January 2022 Tween Book Club, we’ll be doing a graphic from the very popular Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales series: COLD WAR CORRESPONDENT! And best of all, I will actually give out copies of the book to anyone interested in joining the discussion (while supplies last)! Books are available at both BPL locations. Register online to receive zoom details to join the book chat – you must be registered to receive a copy of the book. Read more >

FOOD EXPLORERS: Four-fold Quesadillas (Jan. 28 @ 4:00 PM) (Zoom)

Join Food Explorers to make a fun Tik Tok recipe trend: Four Fold Quesadillas! This fun recipe can be made either savory or sweet, so get crafty with your ingredients. You’ll need tortillas as the base but everything else is customizable! Register for your zoom link.
Please note: EACH monthly Food Explorer program has a separate registration. Space is limited. Best for Tweens and Teens. Read more >