Upcoming Events

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Chocolate Overdose

February 7th, 2015, 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Calling all Chocoholics - have we got a treat for you !! Chef Michael Niksic will bring samples of a variety of mouth-watering chocolates that are sure to delight your taste buds. Join us for an hour of fun and surprise chocolate treats. Recipes will be provided to all attending. No feeling guilty allowed at this program!

Anime Mondays

February 9th, 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

February 9th, 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.

Computer Tutoring

February 10th, 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.

3-5 Year Old Story Time

February 10th, 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.

4-7 Year Old Spanish Storytime

February 11th, 2015, 4:30pm to 5:15pm
Join Miss Brigida for a Spanish/English story time experience!

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.

Crafteens

February 11th, 2015, 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Feeling crafty? Need a project? We've got you covered. There's always something new to create!

Computer Tutoring

February 12th, 2015, 10:30am
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.

Throwback Thursdays

February 12th, 2015, 4:00pm to 5:00pm
From the super campy “Space Ghost” to the bizarre and surreal “Aaahh!!! Real Monsters,” come kick back and watch some retro cartoons and films from the 1950s through the 1990s

Rainbow Loomers!

February 12th, 2015, 4:00pm to 5:15pm
Get your loom on in our brand new craft club for fans of the Rainbow Loom craze! Please bring your loom if you own one. If you do not own one, you may borrow one of ours!

Registration is required. Please call us at 708.795.8000 ex 3088, visit us at www.berwynlibrary.org, or stop at the Youth Services desk to sign up.

Roadside History of Illinois

February 12th, 2015, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Stan Banash, a.k.a. “Tex,” will be here to discuss his book, Roadside History of Illinois. In his presentation, Stan describes the state’s diverse history as he guides us along its highways and byways. Did you know that Chicago was named for a wild onion, that the only president born in Illinois was Ronald Reagan, or that the ferris wheel, processed cheese, the game of softball, the fly swatter, and the automatic dishwasher were all invented by Illinoisans? You’ll hear these stories and many more in this entertaining and informative tour of the Prairie State’s historical places.

Roadside History of Illinois

February 12th, 2015, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Stan Banash, a.k.a. “Tex,” will be here to discuss his book, Roadside History of Illinois. In his presentation, Stan describes the state’s diverse history as he guides us along its highways and byways. Did you know that Chicago was named for a wild onion, that the only president born in Illinois was Ronald Reagan, or that the ferris wheel, processed cheese, the game of softball, the fly swatter, and the automatic dishwasher were all invented by Illinoisans? You’ll hear these stories and many more in this entertaining and informative tour of the Prairie State’s historical places.