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January 2022

Tech Time

January 11th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Questions about technology? Join us for a Pop-Up Tech Time Tuesdays in the Lobby from 10 am - 12 pm! This is a drop-in event for patrons to bring us their questions about technology (phones, tablets, laptops, etc.) Tech Time is also an opportunity for patrons to learn about special collections the library offers, such as the Kindles our patrons can check out and the apps they can download to their devices.

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Read Between the Lines Book Club

January 11th @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Join us for a book discussion about The Paris Library by Janet Skeslein Charles “Based on a true story, describes how a lonely, 1980s teenager befriends an elderly neighbor and uncovers her past as a librarian at the American Library in Paris who joined the Resistance when the Nazis arrived.”

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Evening Yoga

January 13th @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Unwind, Release and Reset! This all-level yoga practice provides opportunities to build strength and flexibility in mind, body, and spirit! This candlelit setting invites you to release stress from your week and wind down to a deeper state of calm as you prepare for your evening! This event is free and participants are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat. Please email bschott@bourbonnaislibrary.org to register.

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Early Dismissal Program

January 14th @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

7th and 8th graders are invited to join us on an early release day to manifest good things for the new year. Gather with friends for snacks and vision casting! We will supply materials and a canvas for each teen to create a vision board inspired by their hopes and goals. Please email svankley@bourbonnaislibrary.org to register.

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CLOSED

January 17th @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Tech Time

January 18th @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Questions about technology? Join us for a Pop-Up Tech Time Tuesdays in the Lobby from 10 am - 12 pm! This is a drop-in event for patrons to bring us their questions about technology (phones, tablets, laptops, etc.) Tech Time is also an opportunity for patrons to learn about special collections the library offers, such as the Kindles our patrons can check out and the apps they can download to their devices.

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Novels @ Night

January 19th @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Novels @ Night meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at the Library. The book club allows members to experience stories they might not have chosen on their own and helps readers get out of their book comfort zones. We will be reading: The Wife Upstairs by Rachel Hawkins. “Supplementing her modest income by stealing small valuables from her gated-community clients, a broke dog-walker endeavors to win the heart of a wealthy bachelor before learning his late wife's own…

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Documentary Screening

January 20th @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a screening of the documentary More Than a Word. “An exploration of Native American-based mascots, especially the Washington R_dskins, and their impact on real-life attitudes, issues, and policies.” After the documentary, we will have a short discussion about the film. Please email bschott@bourbonnaislibrary.org to register.

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Bookworms: A Book Club for 4th-6th Graders

January 24th @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Great books, great company, great snacks: Bookworms is the special book club for kids in 4th through 6th grade! Today is our first meeting, and we’ll be discussing The Silver Arrow by Lev Grossman. This book can be put on hold through the library. We meet on the second and fourth Monday of every month. Please register by emailing rparilac@bourbonnaislibrary.org. Great books, great company, great snacks: Bookworms is the special book club for kids in 4th through 6th grade! We’ll…

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Happy Australia Day!

January 26th @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

School’s out early today--come celebrate Australia’s national day with us! Try Australian snacks, make an Aboriginal dot painting, and learn more about this fascinating country. Please register by emailing rparilac@bourbonnaislibrary.org.

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An Evening With Silvia Moreno-Garcia

January 26th @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An Evening With Silvia Moreno-Garcia Velvet Was the Night The bestselling and award-winning author of Mexican Gothic discusses her newest book, Velvet Was the Night, and her genre-defying mashups of cultural noir and Lovecraftian horror. Velvet Was the Night is one of The New York Times' 100 Notable Books of 2021.  Silvia Moreno-Garcia will be joined in conversation with author Gus Moreno. Join us on Zoom.  Wednesday, January 26, 7 p.m.   Please register using this link https://bit.ly/ILP_SilviaMoreno-Garcia  This event is…

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Evening Yoga

January 27th @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Unwind, Release and Reset! This all-level yoga practice provides opportunities to build strength and flexibility in mind, body, and spirit! This candlelit setting invites you to release stress from your week and wind down to a deeper state of calm as you prepare for your evening! This event is free and participants are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat. Please email bschott@bourbonnaislibrary.org to register.

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