Main Library Adult Program

New Movie Monday

Monday, November 10, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
View popular new DVD releases on the big screen. Titles posted in the Library two weeks ahead of time, or call 812-349-3228. Drop in.

No Registration Required
Presenter: 
Elizabeth Gray

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Books Plus Book Discussion

Sunday, September 7, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
All are welcome to this monthly book discussion. Join the conversation or simply come to listen. Drop in.

No Registration Required

"An extraordinary and heart-rending book about good people, tragic decisions and the beauty found in each of them."--Markus Zusak, author of The Book Thief

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Books Plus Book Discussion

Sunday, October 5, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
All are welcome to this monthly book discussion. Join the conversation or simply come to listen. Drop in.

No Registration Required

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Good Night and May God Bless told by Stephanie Holman

Sunday, October 19, 2014 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Familiar words for TV watchers during the 50s and 60s, this was beloved clown and Hoosier Red Skelton's sign off. Join our very own Stephanie Holman for an amazing storytelling about Red's early years in Vincennes, IN. Holman tells the story through the eyes of three influential women in Red's early life, including his wife Edna Stillwell and the creation of their famous skit, "How to Eat a Donut". Donuts and hot drinks provided.

Professional storyteller and MCPL librarian Stephanie Holman was commissioned by Storytelling Arts of Indiana and the Indiana History Center to create this story for the series "Sharing Hoosiers History Through Story".

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Wintertelling

Friday, February 13, 2015 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bloomington Storytellers Guild presents a concert of stories.

No Registration Required
Presenter: 
Stephanie Holman

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

It's Your Money: Talk to an Expert

Thursday, August 14, 2014 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
No matter what your income level or family size, you need to get control of your money! A FREE 30-minute, one-on-one conversation with an unbiased financial expert will get you on the right track. Just fill out this form to choose an appointment time.

To Register:
Contact: 
Ryan Stacy
Contact Number: 
812-349-3263
Presenter: 
Jerry James

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

- Festival of Ghost Stories in Bryan Park

Friday, October 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jack-o-lanterns and fresh cider set the stage for an evening of live storytelling beneath the stars. A Halloween-time tradition for over 30 years, the Festival of Ghost Stories features haunting tales of ghosts and horror that will tingle the spine. Bring a lawn chair or blanket as seasoned storytellers spin their tales at Bryan Park. Presented by members of the Bloomington Storytellers Guild. Drop in.

No Registration Required

A community partnership event sponsored by City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation, Monroe County Public Library and the Bloomington Storytellers Guild

Contact: 
MCPL Childrens Services
Contact Number: 
(812) 349-3100
Presenter: 
Lisa Champelli

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

- Importance of Play for Young Children Workshop

Monday, October 27, 2014 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Playing with blocks is more than just building a tower. Block play builds a foundation for future learning by enhancing social, math, science, spatial, and motor skills. This workshop is a concise and fun approach to building skills in play and conveys the importance of block play for children ages 8-months to 8-years old. Led by Emily Roth, Health and Human Sciences Educator for Purdue Extension-Monroe County. CEU and LEU certificates available. For parents and early childhood educators

Contact: 
MCPL Children's Services
Contact Number: 
(812) 349-3100
Presenter: 
Christina Jones

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Nonprofit Central: Proposal Writing Basics

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The proposal is a key element of the grant-seeking process. Learn about the basic elements of a standard proposal and funder expectations. We also review tips for communicating with funders during the grant process and share sample proposals. Please register for one session (June 24 or August 6).

Contact: 
Marc Tschida
Contact Number: 
812-219-1161
Presenter: 
Marc Tschida

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Learn to Code with Treehouse

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join Library staff members for a guided introduction of Treehouse. Participants need a library card and should have basic knowledge of using computers and interactive websites. Please register for one session: Wednesday, June 25; Monday, July 7; or Tuesday, August 12 Adults use "grade 12" when registering.

Made possible through a partnership with Bloomington Technology Partnership

Notify me about similar events

Download event to a calendar

Syndicate content