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Picture Book Poetry

All Day 4/1 - 4/30
Children's Department at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
In-Person Program
Age Group:
Child, Baby & Toddler
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Join us in celebrating National Poetry Month by visiting the Children's Department during the month of April and creating a poem from our picture books. Browse the spines to find t

Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Child, Baby & Toddler
Program Type: In-Person Program
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Join us in celebrating National Poetry Month by visiting the Children's Department during the month of April and creating a poem from our picture books. Browse the spines to find titles that you would like to use. Then stack them to create your poem....
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Black-Out Poetry for Teens

04/15/2024 @ 10:00am to 04/30/2024 @ 9:00pm
Offsite Event at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
At Home (supplies and/or written instructions provided)
Age Group:
Teens
:

Teens who register for this program will create a black-out poem of their own design using discarded book pages. Poetry kits will be reserved for the first 30 teens who register

Register
Required
Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Offsite Event
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: At Home (supplies and/or written instructions provided)
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 23
:
Teens who register for this program will create a black-out poem of their own design using discarded book pages. Poetry kits will be reserved for the first 30 teens who register. An email with details about picking up the kit -- including a pickup...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Broadmoor

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Cardinal Ridge

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Teens" group.

3D-Printed Puzzles for Teens

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Computer Lab at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
In-Person Program
Age Group:
Teens
:

Teens who register for this program are invited to join us in the library's Computer Lab where we will create 3D puzzles using Tinkercad's Codeblocks.  Codeblocks are a Tin

Full
Required
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: In-Person Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
:
Teens who register for this program are invited to join us in the library's Computer Lab where we will create 3D puzzles using Tinkercad's Codeblocks.  Codeblocks are a Tinkercad tool which use code to create designs. This means that as teens...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Hilltop Mobile Home Park

Thursday, April 18, 2024 at 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Child" group.
This event is in the "Baby & Toddler" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Fun Friday Story Time

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 10:00am - 10:30am
Community Rm 2 at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
Story Time, In-Person Program
Age Group:
Child, Baby & Toddler, Everyone
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Join us every Friday in April for an all-ages story time in Community Room 2. We'll enjoy music, lots of movement, stories, and of course FUN! This program is perfect for children

Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Community Rm 2
Age Group: Child, Baby & Toddler, Everyone
Program Type: Story Time, In-Person Program
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Join us every Friday in April for an all-ages story time in Community Room 2. We'll enjoy music, lots of movement, stories, and of course FUN! This program is perfect for children -- ages birth to 11 years -- and their caregivers.  Questions ...

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Daycares

Due to limited space in the story time room, groups, such as daycares, interested in story times need to make arrangements by contacting Melissa Robinson by phone at 557-8960 or e-mail at melissar@bloomingtonlibrary.org.

This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Waterford Estates

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 10:30am - 11:30am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Brookridge Heights Apts

Friday, April 19, 2024 at 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online.

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Arrowsmith

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 8:45am - 9:45am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Child" group.
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Read with the Rep

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Community Rm 2 at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
Story Time
Age Group:
Child, Everyone
:

State Representative Sharon Chung will read Earth Day themed books in Community Room 2 from 10-11am. She will be joined by: The Little Farm at Weldon Springs Wild Ones: Ill

Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Community Rm 2
Age Group: Child, Everyone
Program Type: Story Time
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State Representative Sharon Chung will read Earth Day themed books in Community Room 2 from 10-11am. She will be joined by: The Little Farm at Weldon Springs Wild Ones: Illinois Prairie Chapter The Office of Sustainability from Illinois Sta...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Ellsworth

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:15am - 11:00am
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Eagle Crest East

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Teens" group.

Dungeons & Dragons: A Murder in Leilon

Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 12:45pm - 4:45pm
Conference Room at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
In-Person Program
Age Group:
Teens
:

A member of Leilon’s town council has been murdered, and only you can solve case and bring the killer to justice! In this program, teens will play through a D&D adventure full

Waitlist
Required
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: In-Person Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
:
A member of Leilon’s town council has been murdered, and only you can solve case and bring the killer to justice! In this program, teens will play through a D&D adventure full of twists and turns, with danger waiting around every corner of this s...

Library CLOSED

All Day
Bloomington Public Library

THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, APRIL 22 On the day of the closure ... The Bookmobile will make all its stops. Our book return drop box will be relocated to the ar

Closing
Branches:
Bloomington Public Library
Description:
THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY, APRIL 22 On the day of the closure ... The Bookmobile will make all its stops. Our book return drop box will be relocated to the area outside of the Olive Street entrance. This closure will allow ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Arbors Apartments

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Royal Pointe Road

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Modern-Day, 3D-Printed Lamps

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Computer Lab at Bloomington Public Library
Program Type:
In-Person Program
Age Group:
Teens
:

This is Part 2 in a 2-session program. Teens who attended Part 1 of this program will put together their lamp using a charging board, 2 LED lights, wires, a switch, and a batter

Full
Required
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: In-Person Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 0
:
This is Part 2 in a 2-session program. Teens who attended Part 1 of this program will put together their lamp using a charging board, 2 LED lights, wires, a switch, and a battery. Some soldering will be needed, so teens will learn how to solder wi...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Old Farm Lakes

Monday, April 22, 2024 at 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Traditions

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Golden Eagle

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Ponds Apts

Tuesday, April 23, 2024 at 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online. ...
This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Evergreen

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
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This event is in the "Everyone" group.

Bookmobile to Bohmer

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Bookmobile
Program Type:
Bookmobile Stop
Age Group:
Everyone
:

Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule onli

Offsite Event
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Everyone
Program Type: Bookmobile Stop
:
Call or text if you have questions about the Bookmobile: 309.590.6120 (call) 309.446.8398 (text) Find more information about the Bookmobile and schedule online. ...