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  1. Calendar Overlay Bookmobiles Calendar (11)
  2. Calendar Overlay Children's Calendar (15)
  3. Calendar Overlay Main Calendar (9)
  4. Calendar Overlay Teen Calendar (12)

Bookmobiles Calendar

  1. Bookmobile at Worden Senior Center; Huntley Main Street; Front Street & Golden Hollow

    April 19, 2019, 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM @ Bookmobile

    11:30-1:00 Worden Senior Center 1:30-2:30 Huntley Main Street 3:00-4:00 Front Street & Golden Hollow

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  2. Bookmobile at 925 North 18th; Elder Grove School; Banff & 3700 Crater Lake; 30th St W & Howard

    April 22, 2019, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Bookmobile

    11:00-12:00 925 North 18th 1:00-2:30 Elder Grove School 2:45-3:45 Banff & 3700 Crater Lake 4:00-5:00 30th St W & Howard

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  3. Senior Outreach at Avantara (formerly Billings Health & Rehab)

    April 23, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  4. Senior Outreach at Wyndstone

    April 23, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  5. Senior Outreach at Bella Terra Billings (Formerly Valley Health & Rehab)

    April 24, 2019, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  6. Bookmobile at Shepherd Senior Meal Site; Brush Meadow Apts; Hemingway & Poe

    April 24, 2019, 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM @ Bookmobile

    11:30-1:00 Shepherd Senior Meal Site, 5541 Haynes Rd 2:00-3:30 Brush Meadow Apts, 1203 Lake Elmo Road 3:45-4:45 Hemingway & Poe

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  7. Senior Outreach at The Vista

    April 24, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  8. Senior Outreach at Sage Tower

    April 25, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  9. Bookmobile at Custer Senior Center, Custer School & Pompey's Pillar

    April 25, 2019, 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM @ Bookmobile

    11:30-1:00 Custer Senior Center 1:15-3:15 Custer School 4:00-5:00 Pompey's Pillar

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  10. Senior Outreach at Parkview Care Center

    April 25, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  11. Bookmobile at Senior Meal Site, 1505 Ave D; Poly & Westfield; Bobby Jones & 54th

    April 26, 2019, 11:30 AM - 4:45 PM @ Bookmobile

    11:30-1:00 Senior Meal Site, 1505 Ave D 2:00-3:30 Poly & Westfield 4:00-4:45 Bobby Jones & 54th

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Children's Calendar

  1. Friday Morning Books and Babies Lapsit

    April 19, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

    Books & Babies - come read and sing with your baby! For children 0-2 years old and their caregivers.

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  2. Friday Fun

    April 19, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Where LEGOs, games and imaginations come together! Come enjoy free play with LEGOs of all sorts of colors and shapes. Try putting together a car, house or even a helicopter! If LEGOs are not your thing, come play games with your child. Wednesday Fun will be back in the Craft Corner for children and families to enjoy!

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  3. American Red Cross Pillowcase Project

    April 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Community Room

    The American Red Cross Pillowcase Project is a free, interactive preparedness program designed for youth ages 8 to 11. The program aims to increase awareness and understanding of natural hazards and teaches safety, emotional coping skills, and personal preparedness.

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  4. Saturday Stories

    April 20, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Come enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays for children of all ages

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  5. Tuesday Story Time Tales

    April 23, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Come enjoy Stories, songs and fingerplays for children ages 3 to 6 years old.

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  6. Wednesday Tales and Tots Story Time

    April 24, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Come enjoy Stories, songs and fingerplays for children ages 2 to 3 years old.

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  7. Wednesday Fun

    April 24, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Where LEGOs, games and imaginations come together! Come enjoy free play with LEGOs of all sorts of colors and shapes. Try putting together a car, house or even a helicopter! If LEGOs are not your thing, come play games with your child. Wednesday Fun will be back in the Craft Corner for children and families to enjoy!

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  8. Jr. Adventure - Beautiful Batik

    April 24, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ 2nd Floor Large Conference

    The beauty of batik is in the wax and color. Come explore this colorful art form for yourself! Please register your 6-8 year old in person at the Children’s Desk or call 406-657-8256.

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  9. Thursday Story Time Tales

    April 25, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Come enjoy Stories, songs and fingerplays for children ages 3 to 6 years old.

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  10. Thursday Afternoon Books and Babies Lapsit

    April 25, 2019, 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

    Books & Babies - come read and sing with your baby! For children 0-2 years old and their caregivers.

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  11. Friday Morning Books and Babies Lapsit

    April 26, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

    Books & Babies - come read and sing with your baby! For children 0-2 years old and their caregivers.

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  12. Friday Fun

    April 26, 2019, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM

    Where LEGOs, games and imaginations come together! Come enjoy free play with LEGOs of all sorts of colors and shapes. Try putting together a car, house or even a helicopter! If LEGOs are not your thing, come play games with your child. Wednesday Fun will be back in the Craft Corner for children and families to enjoy!

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  13. Saturday Stories

    April 27, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Come enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays for children of all ages

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  14. Special Story Time Event

    April 29, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Author Dawn Noelle Archer will be here read her book Oh Joy, Bok Choy & Other Greens for Me! This book reminds us to share the simple joys of working and playing together and helps to discover some fun ways green vegetables can be prepared and enjoyed. A snack from the story will be shared and books will be available for purchase.

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  15. Tuesday Story Time Tales

    April 30, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Come enjoy Stories, songs and fingerplays for children ages 3 to 6 years old.

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Main Calendar

  1. Friday Night Fun - Seed Bomb Lab

    April 19, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room

    Join us for our Earth Day Celebration and make your own Seed Bombs! Seed Bombs contain annual and perennial flowers native to our Montana region; by planting Seed Bombs, you're helping out birds, butterflies, bees, and all the other hard-working creatures that pollinate our food supply and help things grow. We'll also enjoy snacks and a special screening of the Academy Award-Winning Pixar film, WALL-E.

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  2. Turning Page Book Discussion Group

    April 24, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ 2nd floor Reading Room

    The Turning Page reads books from the Library's book club kit collection, and meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month (except for a couple of hiatus months during the holidays and summer). Each kit contains 10 copies of the book, and are available on a first come, first served basis BUT readers are always welcome to obtain their own copy and join the fun!

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  3. Tai Chi for Everyone presented by the Taoist Tai Chi Society of Billings

    April 25, 2019, 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM @ Community Room

    In the Taoist tradition, a person's health depends on the harmony of body, mind, and spirit. The Taoist Tai Chi arts exercise the entire physiology, including the tendons, joints, connective tissue and the internal organs. Attendees should wear comfortable clothing that allows movement, including grip-less, flat-soled shoes, and should be prepared to sign a waiver.

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  4. Fellowship of the Fiber

    April 25, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ 2nd Floor Large Conference Room

    We are the library's fiber arts enthusiasts who knit, crochet, embroider, spin, felt, and generally love fiber arts. We get together the second Tuesday and fourth Thursday of every month to talk about what we enjoy the most and share projects. If you're a newbie at the fiber craft game, we can help you learn! This is our Fellowship, we look forward to your company!

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  5. Friday Night Fun

    April 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Community Room

    Join us Friday nights for free family fun!

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  6. Friday Night Fun: Happy Birthday, Will Shakespeare!

    April 26, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Community Room

    William Shakespeare was baptized on this day in 1564, and we are celebrating The Bard with games, treats and Elizabethan green screen. "How shall we beguile the lazy time--"? Come down and find out!

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  7. A Tolkien Mini Film Fest presented by The Council of Westmarch

    April 27, 2019, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM @ Community Room

    This one-day event features a number of Tolkien-related fan films, shorts, and rarities, curated by The Council, and shown in anticipation and celebration of the upcoming biographical film, Tolkien. This event is free to the public, however tickets are required to gain entry. Bring a snack to share with fellow viewers in a fun and relaxed atmosphere! The Festival schedule is as follows: 10:30am Screenings Begin, 12:30pm Lunch Break (attendees will be on their own for lunch and should plan accordingly), 1:30pm Screenings Reconvene, 4pm Festival Ends Tickets can be acquired in person at the second floor help desk of Billings Public Library beginning April 1st. The Council of Westmarch is Montana's official branch of The Tolkien Society, a UK-based educational charity devoted to promoting the life and works of professor J.R.R. Tolkien. The Council meets regularly to discuss Tolkien's works and conducts annual celebratory events, as well as other public lectures and events.

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  8. Poetry Night: National Poetry Month Contest Reception

    April 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Community Room

    Celebrate National Poetry Month with BPL! Guest speaker Dawn Noelle Archer will share her creative process and read from her selection of poems being published this spring! In addition, The first place winners in each category of BPL's Poetry Contest are invited to read their winning poems at this reception.

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  9. LitCentric Book Discussion Group

    April 30, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Large Conference Room

    Go off the beaten track with LitCentric. This book group meets on the last Tuesday of the month between January and October, and uses a combination of self-purchased books and Library book club kits.

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Teen Calendar

  1. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 19, 2019, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  2. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 20, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  3. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 23, 2019, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  4. Python Coding with Brody

    April 23, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    Learn how to code in Python and make your own games and programs! Classes will be non-linear, and our volunteer Brody will work with you teaching you based on your skill level. There will be class themes, but you can show up and ask Brody about any topic that interests you or you need help with. Python is also an easy to learn language, and a great way to get into programming and computer science. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s get programming!

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  5. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 24, 2019, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  6. Community STEAM Night

    April 24, 2019, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Community Room

    Join us for a night of STEAM fun and exploration! Education majors and future teachers from MSU-B will be in the Community Room hosting different stations of technology and equipment from the TECH Lab for everyone to come in, use, and explore. The library is also excited to say that local organizations Wise Wonders and SCRAP will also be here, so you can learn about more STEAM opportunities here in Billings! Learn and play with robots, photography, and more. This is an event for all ages, so feel free to bring the whole family.

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  7. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 25, 2019, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  8. Teen Book Group

    April 25, 2019, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Teen Study 2

    Join the Library's Teen Book Group. We meet once a month on Thursday afternoons. Snacks and drinks are provided. In April, we’re reading Michael Northrop’s Trapped, a fast-paced thriller. Register and reserve your copy of the book by calling 657-8290.

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  9. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 26, 2019, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  10. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 27, 2019, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  11. TECH Lab Open Hours

    April 30, 2019, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    The TECH Lab is the library's digital learning lab that's just for teens. Come to the lab to learn about 3D printing, use our audiobooth to record and mix music, build and program some robots, and much more! Teens can also come to hang out and be social, as we have lots of board games and gaming consoles. Plus, it's all free!

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  12. Python Coding with Brody

    April 30, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ TECH Lab

    Learn how to code in Python and make your own games and programs! Classes will be non-linear, and our volunteer Brody will work with you teaching you based on your skill level. There will be class themes, but you can show up and ask Brody about any topic that interests you or you need help with. Python is also an easy to learn language, and a great way to get into programming and computer science. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s get programming!

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