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This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 7
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Halloween Story Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Outside
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 1
Event Details:
Join us this morning for our annual Halloween-themed Preschool Story Time. This year, we will be meeting outdoors at the pavilion next to the playground.  We'll listen to some not so spooky stories, sing some not so creepy songs, and take h...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

10:15am - 11:15am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-21 months old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

11:15am - 12:15pm
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 21 months - 3 Years Old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Bedford Central Library" group.
This event is in the "Big Island Library" group.
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.
This event is in the "Moneta/SML Library" group.
This event is in the "Montvale Library" group.
This event is in the "Stewartsville Library" group.

Closed For Election Day

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
Bedford Central Library, Big Island Library, Forest Library, Moneta/SML Library, Montvale Library, Stewartsville Library
Description:
All BPLS locations will be closed today for the Presidential Election. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

10:15am - 11:15am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-21 months old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

11:15am - 12:15pm
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 21 months - 3 Years Old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 10
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Bedford Central Library" group.
This event is in the "Big Island Library" group.
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.
This event is in the "Moneta/SML Library" group.
This event is in the "Montvale Library" group.
This event is in the "Stewartsville Library" group.

Closed For Veterans Day

All Day
Some Branches
Branches:
Bedford Central Library, Big Island Library, Forest Library, Moneta/SML Library, Montvale Library, Stewartsville Library
Description:
All BPLS locations will be closed today for Veterans Day. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

10:15am - 11:15am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-21 months old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

11:15am - 12:15pm
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 21 months - 3 Years Old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 12
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Thanksgiving Story Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Community Room
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 17
Event Details:
Join us this morning for our annual Thanksgiving-themed Preschool Story Time! We will be meeting in the children's area of the library. Please wear masks if possible and use social distancing.  We'll gobble up some stories and songs and tak...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Outside
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Gardening, Workshop
Registration Required
Waitlist Seats Remaining: 9
Event Details:
It’s almost time to hang the holiday greens!  Members of the Bedford Area Master Gardeners Association will be on hand today to help you make a stunning first impression at your doorstep with a homemade pinecone wreath!  They will s...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

10:15am - 11:15am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-21 months old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Rock-A-Bye Reader

11:15am - 12:15pm
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 13
Event Details:
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 21 months - 3 Years Old.  Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 14
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Books 4 Fun

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Children's Area
Age Group: Preschool
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-5. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  This fall our theme is Fun with Food.  ...
This event is in the "Bedford Central Library" group.
This event is in the "Big Island Library" group.
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.
This event is in the "Moneta/SML Library" group.
This event is in the "Montvale Library" group.
This event is in the "Stewartsville Library" group.

Closed For Thanksgiving

All Day 11/26 - 11/27
Some Branches
Branches:
Bedford Central Library, Big Island Library, Forest Library, Moneta/SML Library, Montvale Library, Stewartsville Library
Description:
All BPLS locations will be closed today for Thanksgiving. ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Holiday Sing-along with Mr. Jon

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Outside
Age Group: Family - All Ages
Program Type: Music
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 40
Event Details:
Join us this afternoon as we welcome back musician and entertainer Mr. Jon for a special outdoor Holiday Concert (weather permitting).  You may remember Mr. Jon from his performances during our Summer Reading Adventure this year.  If y...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Polar Express Story Time

10:30am - 11:30am
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Community Room
Age Group: Preschool, Kids
Program Type: Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 25
Event Details:
Join us this morning in your pajamas for a fun "Polar Express"-themed Preschool Story Time!  We will read, the "The Polar Express" by Chris Van Allsburg, enjoy fun activities, and make a craft! ...
This event is in the "Forest Library" group.

Saturday with Santa

10:30am - 12:00pm
Forest Library
Registration
Library Branch: Forest Library
Room: Forest Outside
Age Group: Family - All Ages
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Story Times
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 125
Event Details:
Register for a Drive-Thru style Santa Claus experience! Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year we will have Santa Claus out in the parking lot of the library. We will form a line of cars and a few signs telling you where to drive. Please have e...