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Tea Time with Bloomington Spice Works

All Day 1/10 - 1/31
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Offsite Event
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: At Home (supplies and/or written instructions provided)
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Tea Time with Bloomington Spice Works: An At-Home Experience If you've got the winter blues, nothing is more cheerful than a good cup of tea. Celebrate National Hot Tea Month by registering up to receive a Tea Time Experience kit consist...
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Sock Snowman: Take & Make Craft

01/10/2022 @ 9:00am - 02/28/2022 @ 9:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Offsite Event
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: At Home (supplies and/or written instructions provided)
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Seats Remaining: 15
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Sock Snowman: Take & Make Craft Teens who register for this take & make craft will create a winter-inspired snowman decoration. Kits will be reserved for the first 40 teens who register. An email with details about picking up the k...
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Teen Take-&-Make Craft: Snow Globes

02/01/2022 @ 9:00am - 02/28/2022 @ 10:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
Registration
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: 9
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Snow Globes: Take & Make Craft By taking part in this take-and-make craft, teens can create a winter-inspired snow globe. Kits will be reserved for the first 9 teens who register. An email with details about picking up the kit -- including ...
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Be Heart Smart!

6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Online Program
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Seats Remaining: 45
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Be Heart Smart! February is American Heart Month, a time when all people are encouraged to focus on their cardiovascular health. Health professionals from Carle Heath and Fitness Center will lead this online presentation about how you can keep you...
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From Slave to State Legislator

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Online Program
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From Slave to State Legislator John W. E. Thomas was born a slave in Alabama in 1847. After migrating to Illinois after the Civil War, he became a successful teacher, attorney, and politician. Eventually, Thomas became the first African American t...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

DIY Electronic Greeting Cards

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Online Program
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Seats Remaining: 6
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DIY Electronic Greeting Cards Using copper tape and LED lights, teens will learn to create interactive greetings cards which can be customized for any occasion. On Thursday, February 3, each teen registered for the program will need to visit the C...
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Author Jasmine Guillory

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Online Program
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An Evening with Author Jasmine Guillory Sit down for an evening with bestselling author Jasmine Guillory. Dubbed one of romance’s brightest new voices, Guillory will discuss her newest novel, "While We Were Dating". Author Morgan Rogers (Hone...
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Dungeons & Dragons: The Black Road

5:30pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Online Program
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Seats Remaining: 3
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Dungeons & Dragons: The Black Road Join us online for a night of Dungeons and Dragons in which we'll explore the adventure: The Black Road We will be playing 5E Dungeons and Dragons using Owlbear Rodeo and Discord. A mic and headset are nee...
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Introduction to Python

6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Online Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
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Introduction to Python Due to popularity, this program is a repeat of a program that was offered during the month of January. Teens will learn the basics of the Python programming language and have an opportunity to create a basic interactive appl...
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Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Rights for Women

6:30pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Online Program
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Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Rights for Women Elizabeth Cady Stanton fought for equal rights for women for more than 50 years. Upon her death in 1902, she left behind a legacy of crusading for female equality and a myriad of writings that continue...
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Club de Lectura Español (VIRTUAL)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Online Program
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Seats Remaining: 30
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Club de Lectura Español - virtual ESPAÑOL Únase a nosotros para una conversación en español sobre La chica salvaje por Delia Owens. Lea el libro antes de la fecha de discusión grupal. Para obtener una copia del libro, comuníquese c...
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Club de Lectura Español (EN PERSONA)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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Club de Lectura Español - en persona ESPAÑOL Únase a nosotros para una conversación en español sobre La chica salvaje por Delia Owens. Lea el libro antes de la fecha de discusión grupal. Para obtener una copia del libro, comuníquese con el m...
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This event is in the "Teens" group.

True Crime Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Online Program
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Seats Remaining: 13
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Lock Your Doors: True Crime Book Club Lock Your Doors: A True Crime Book Club will meet online via Zoom to discuss A Stranger Beside Me by Ann Rule.  Contact the Adult Services Desk at 309.590.6168  or reference@bloomin...
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Club de Lectura Español (VIRTUAL)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Online Program
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Seats Remaining: 30
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Club de Lectura Español - virtual ESPAÑOL Únase a nosotros para una conversación en español sobre Las cosas que perdimos en el fuego por Mariana Enriquez. Lea el libro antes de la fecha de discusión grupal. Para obtener una copia d...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Club de Lectura Español (EN PERSONA)

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Community Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
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Club de Lectura Español - en persona ESPAÑOL Únase a nosotros para una conversación en español sobre Las cosas que perdimos en el fuego por Mariana Enriquez. Lea el libro antes de la fecha de discusión grupal. Para obtener una copia del...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

True Crime Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Online Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
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Lock Your Doors: True Crime Book Club Lock Your Doors: A True Crime Book Club will meet online via Zoom to discuss Last Call by Elon Green in honor of Pride Month.  Contact the Adult Services Desk at 309.590.6168 or reference@blo...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

True Crime Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Online Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
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Lock Your Doors: True Crime Book Club Lock Your Doors: A True Crime Book Club will meet online via Zoom to discuss Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman’s Search for Justice in Indian Country by Sierra Crane Murdoch.  Contact the...
This event is in the "Adult" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

True Crime Book Club

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Bloomington Public Library
Register
Registration
Library Branch: Bloomington Public Library
Room: Virtual Room
Age Group: Adult, Teens
Program Type: Book Club, Online Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 32
:
Lock Your Doors: True Crime Book Club Lock Your Doors: A True Crime Book Club will meet online via Zoom to discuss Murder in Canaryville: The True Story Behind a Cold Case and a Chicago Cover-Up by Jeff Coen.  Contact the Adult S...