Upcoming Events

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Free Comic Book Day

May 2nd, 2015, 12:00pm to 3:00pm
In celebration of Free Comic Book Day, come to the Teen Room for free comics, prizes, snacks, and more! Berwyn's own Comic Collector will also be on hand with giveaways of its own.

Creative Kids Craft Club

May 2nd, 2015, 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Fun is in store this spring with magnificent crafts to spark your imagination and help you think creatively! Join us for a different project every week.

Please register at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, on our website, or in person at the Youth Services desk. Sign up begins 30 days before event. Enrollment registers you for the whole six week session. Holidays may interfere with some dates.

In Dreams: Roy Orbison Retrospective

May 2nd, 2015, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
The 'In Dreams' Retrospective traces Roy Orbison's career from the first song he learned at age six through his music with the Traveling Wilburys shortly before his untimely death in 1988. Lead singer Ron Holm channels Orbison's music with uncanny fidelity, and the program includes many of Orbison's most familiar songs in addition to songs by musicians who influenced him. Accompanists Jannie Nelson and John Bishoff provide lush orchestrations and vocal harmonies that were characteristic of Orbison's studio sound.

Book Alive Day

May 4th, 2015 (All day)
Children's book characters have taken over the library! Stop in to visit them as they work in place of your library staff. Dress up as a children's book characters and get a free book and your photo on our Facebook page!

Anime Mondays

May 4th, 2015, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Manga fans and Anime fans, rejoice! Every Monday, the Teens room will feature an episode from an Anime series or a full-length film.

Requests and suggestions can be sent to ra@berwynlibrary.org

5-9 Year Old Story Time

May 4th, 2015, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, playtime, songs, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088 or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

2 Year Old Story Time

May 5th, 2015, 9:30am to 10:15am
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment. Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, playtime, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088 or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

If You Give a Pig a Party!

May 5th, 2015, 3:00pm to 5:00pm
All the friends from the If You Give a Mouse a Cookie series by Laura Numeroff are partying big with games, snacks, and fun at this year’s Children Book Week party. Drop in at the Youth Services desk, no registration necessary.

XBOX 360 Gaming - cancelled

May 5th, 2015, 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Did you know that we have an XBOX 360? And it's all for you! Come play some games - either from the library or brought from home (rated T or younger).

3-5 Year Old Story Time

May 5th, 2015, 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Story Time aims to introduce children to the world of books and reading with fun, interactive experiences in a safe environment.

Sessions can run from 30 to 45 minutes and may include stories, rhymes, songs, finger plays and a simple craft activity.

Please register online, by phone at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, or stop in at the Youth Services desk.

Computer Tutoring

May 5th, 2015, 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Work on the computer skills you need to develop with an instructor present to answer questions as needed. Practice using the mouse or typing; search the internet; set-up or use email or Facebook; work on projects using Microsoft Office 2010 products.
Sessions are drop-in, on a first-come first seated basis. Seating is limited, and we encourage you to attend only once a week in order to allow time for others.
Participants are welcome to bring a laptop or tablet from home, in order to practice on their own device.

Trivia Night

May 5th, 2015, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Show off your big brain, compete for prizes and have fun! Join us for our Friends of the Library-sponsored Trivia Night. No registration required, just show up and participate as an individual or as part of a team; teams are limited to six players.