This Week at the Library: April 16-20, 2018

April 13, 2018

Comic Book Club for Tweens
Monday, April 16th at 4:00 p.m.

Tweens can discuss their favorite comics at the Comic Book Club on Monday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. Tweens will also be able to preview new comics and do activities inspired by favorite characters and stories. For ages 9-13.


Teen Gaming @BCPL
Tuesday, April 17th at 4:00 p.m.

On Tuesday afternoon at 4:00 p.m., the Library will host Teen Gaming, featuring video games, movies, and snacks. This program will be held in the Community Room and is for ages 13-18.


Third Thursday Book Discussion Groups
Thursday, April 19th at 10:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.m.

The Library offers a variety of book discussion groups each month, including the Third Thursday Morning and Afternoon Book Discussion Groups which meet at the Library on the third Thursday of the month at 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. respectively. These groups are designed for anyone interested in discussing a wide variety of books in a group setting.

This month the Morning Discussion group will discuss Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. The Afternoon Discussion group will discuss Eli the Good by Silas House. Those interested in participating in either group may pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk in the Library.

Family Craft Night: Recycled Art
Thursday, April 19th from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

In celebration of this year’s Earth Day, the Library will host a Family Craft Night on Thursday evening from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Participants will be able to upcycle everyday materials to make unique works of art. Craft stations will be set up for artists of all ages. This family program will be held in the Storytime Room.


ASL Conversation Group
Thursday, April 19th at 6:00 p.m.

The Library will host American Sign Language Conversation Group on Thursday evening  at 6:00 p.m. This monthly event is community led and provides a casual location where people can practice using ASL. All levels of ASL learners or users are encouraged to participate. For more information, contact Caleb Conover at the Library.

Spring Film Series: Variety Showcase (Week 5)
Thursday, April 19th at 7:00 p.m.

The Friends of the Library continue with their annual Spring Film Series on Thursday, April 19 at 7:00 p.m. Films will be shown on Thursday evenings in the Community Room through the end of April. The post-film discussion will be led by Charles Vahlkamp. Popcorn will be available and there is no charge for admission.

This week we'll be showing The Manchurian Candidate (1962), a film about an American POW who is brainwashed by Cold War villain.


Best Plants for Butterflies
Friday, April 20th at 4:00 p.m.

On Friday afternoon at 4:00 p.m., Alexis Sheffield, Horticulture Agent from the Boyle County Extension Office, will talk about which plants are best for attracting butterflies. This program will be held in the Community Room at the Library.