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Bacon Free Library in November

Library Hours
Monday through Friday, 9:30-5:30 with extended hours on Tuesday until 7:00pm
Saturdays 9:30-1:30
Curbside pickup is available during all open hours
Check our website for the most up-to-date information and to register for programs:

Children’s Programs
Story Time: Mondays and Tuesdays @ 10 am -- We’ll feature a combination of stories for listening and songs for singing & dancing. (if 55 degrees or warmer, held outside)

Baby Time: Wednesdays @ 10am --  Join us for a cozy story time filled with lap bounces, rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Geared toward infants and young toddlers with their grownups.

Dog Tales Story Time -- Monday, Nov 13th @ 10am. Join us for dog-approved stories and a chance to pet a calm, sweet, and soft therapy dog.

Jammin with You -- Fridays, Nov 3rd & 17th @ 10:30am: Be prepared to laugh, dance, sing, and jam your way through 30 minutes of non-stop family fun! This performance is geared for kids ages 1 – 7, but fun for the whole family. With modern takes on children’s classics and classic original tunes, you’ll be humming and bopping your way all the way home.

Read to a Dog -- Saturday, November 4th, 10-11:15am: Kids build confidence and practice reading skills by reading out loud to a registered therapy dog. Children ages 5 and up can sign up for a 15-minute reading session with Sophie, a gentle golden retriever who loves belly rubs, stories, and cuddles. Registration is required.

All Ages Programs
Featured art display:  Elizabeth Cohen’s art work, which is inspired by organic elements in nature, will be on display at the BFL from October 20th to December 13th.

Adult Programs
(Virtual) Guastavino Architecture with Rena Henderson of the Guastavino Alliance
 -- Tues, November 7th @ 7pm:
Learn about Guastavino’s buildings and his technique. This program will be held over Zoom. Please register at the BFL website to receive the program link.

Adult Book & Film Clubs - registration required for all clubs

Mystery Book Club - first Thursday of the month @ 1pm on Zoom
Nov 2nd: More Than You’ll Ever Know by Katie Gutierrez

History Book Club - second Thursday of the month @ 11am on Zoom
Nov 9th: First friends: the powerful, unsung (and unelected) people who shaped our presidents by Gary Ginsberg

Environmental Book Club -- second Tuesday of the month @ 7pm on Zoom
Nov 21st:  Planta Sapiens: the new science of plant intelligence by Paco Calvo

Tuesday Night Book Club - fourth Tuesday of the month @ 6:30pm, both Zoom & in person
Nov 28th: The Book Woman’s Daughter by Kim Michelle Richardson

Nonfiction Book Club -
Dec 2nd: Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann

Cinephile Mondays -- last Monday of the month @ 4pm on Zoom; watch and discuss films. Check the BFL website for the film of the month and to register.