Calendar of Events – All Locations

Jul
18
Thu
Books 4 Fun Story Time @ Big Island Library
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Illustration of a blue bunny playing a drum.
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  
The theme for this session is It’s Showtime At Your Library!

Mother Goose On The Loose @ Montvale Library
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A lapsit program for babies ages 0-36 months. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

An old woman in a blue dress and white apron and a goose or Mother Goose.

Confessions of a Colorholic @ Montvale Library
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Photograph of a floral coloring sheet and the tips of several colored pencils.Confessions of a Colorholic is open to anyone who enjoys coloring for relaxation or creative expression!  Join us every Thursday afternoon from 2 to 4 PM at the Montvale Library.  The library provides coloring sheets as well as markers, coloring pencils and pens but you are welcome to bring your own.

Computer Skills 101 @ Montvale Library
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A computer monitor, a tablet, and a cell phone with the words Computer Skills 101.

Pick from one of the following topics or suggest your own:

  • Navigating library website
  • Basic web surfing
  • Identifying secure and dependable websites
  • Setting up email
  • Meet the Mouse beginner class
Jul
19
Fri
Fun Fridays: SRP Finale with Colorific Casting Performance @ Big Island Library
Jul 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Illustration of hands holding a playbill with an audience and stage in the background.Celebrate your reading accomplishments and say farewell to the Summer Reading Program as you watch a performance from the Colorific Casting crew and play a couple of dramatic games on the final Fun Friday for 2019 at Big Island Library.  Showtime foods round out the morning!  Sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library.
This event is part of the 2019 Summer Reading Program – It’s Showtime At Your Library!

Jul
22
Mon
Rock-A-Bye Reader @ Big Island Library
Jul 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Parent and a young child reading a book.
Rock-A-Bye Reader is a lap-sit program for babies ages 0-36 months.
Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.

Stitchin’ Chicks @ Montvale Library
Jul 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Balls of yarn and knitting needles under the words Stichin' Chicks @ Montvale Library

Join us every Monday at 2:00pm (except holidays), bring your projects, and knit or crochet with us! New members are always welcome, and no experience is necessary. Come learn with us!

Jul
23
Tue
T(w)een Movie Marathon: The Princess Diaries @ Big Island Library
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:55 am

The Princess Diaries
Join us at the Big Island Library today for a Teen-Tween MOVIE MARATHON for grades 4 and up.  We kick off today’s marathon with a movie moms and dads might remember from their teenage years…The Princess Diaries based on the best selling book series by Meg Cabot.
The film stars Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo, Heather Matarazzo, Mandy Moore, Sandra Oh and more!
Watch as Mia Thermopolis, an average American teenager meets her grandmother for the first time and finds out that she is the heir apparent to the throne of Genovia! 
With her friends Lilly and Michael Moscovitz in tow, Mia does her best to navigate through the rest of her sixteenth year.
Rated G.  Free movie snacks will be served.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library.     

Preschool Story Time @ Montvale Library
Jul 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Story Time Cartoon.

Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play in this fun story time for children ages 3 to 5.

T(w)een Movie Marathon: What A Girl Wants @ Big Island Library
Jul 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm

What A Girl Wants
Join us at the Big Island Library today for a Teen-Tween MOVIE MARATHON for grades 4 and up.  The second film in our marathon is What A Girl Wants starring Amanda Bynes, Colin Firth, Kelly Preston and more.  In this film, an American teenager, played by Bynes learns that her father is a wealthy British politician running for office. Although she is eager to find him, she realizes it could cause a scandal and cost him the election.       
Rated PG.  Free movie snacks will be served.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Big Island Library.     

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