Sunday, April 24, 2016

This week at the library...


THE BOOK SALE!

Find a treasure (or a dozen) and help support our library! The Friends of the Burbank Public Library Spring Book Sale will take place in the auditorium of the Central Library from Monday, April 25 through Saturday, April 30.

BOOKSALE HOURS:

Monday, April 25 - 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
(Open to Friends of the Library members only!
But you can join at the door...)


Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 12-8:00 p.m.
Friday - 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday - 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Funds earned by the Friends go to support library programming, book clubs, and so much more! With every book you buy, know that you are supporting more great events at Burbank Public Library!


TUESDAY
Buena Vista Branch, 7:00 p.m.

MONEY TALKS
A special program for TEENS

Managing money and debt--it's a tricky subject. Learn up front how NOT to mess up your credit before you even begin!

Featured are Patricia Garfield, Alyson Edge, and a panel of Burbank teens from the FINANCE ACADEMY at BURBANK HIGH SCHOOL, discussing checking and savings accounts, how credit cards work, and budgeting for teens!
PLUS. . . 
Joanna Tomlinson of the BURBANK CITY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION, discussing the value of a good credit rating.

This program was created for teens and young/new adults, but they are welcome to bring their "people" with them!


WEDNESDAY
Buena Vista Branch, 6:30 p.m.

SOCIAL SECURITY WORKSHOP
Will Social Security be there for me?
At what age should I apply for benefits?
Will Social Security be enough to live on?
How much will I receive? And my spouse?
How can I maximize my benefits?

This is a free educational workshop.


Central Library, 6:30 p.m.

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY MEETING
Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month (from September through June) at 6:30 P.M. in the Burbank Central Library auditorium.


THURSDAY
Buena Vista Branch, 7:00 p.m.

SILENT FILM & LIVE MUSIC!
Join us as composer and pianist Michael Mortilla performs live music to these classic silent films:

The Immigrant, a comedy starring Charlie Chaplin (25 min.)

Broncho Billy and the Schoolmistress
America’s first cowboy star courts a pistol-packing schoolmarm.
(1912, 14 min.)

Legal Advice
Tom Mix falls for a lady attorney
(1916, 13 min.)


FRIDAY
Northwest Branch, 4:00 p.m.

CRAFTY KIDS!
Kids in grades 1-8: Join us to make flower pens just in time for Mothers' Day. Space is limited - call 818-238-5640 to reserve your spot.










CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING THIS WEEK:

Preschool Storytime:
Tuesday 10 a.m. Buena Vista
Wednesday 10 a.m. Northwest
Thursday 10 a.m. Central

Toddler Time:
Wednesday 10 a.m. Buena Vista
Friday 10 a.m. Central, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Buena Vista



BILINGUAL ENGLISH/SPANISH STORYTIME
Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., Buena Vista Branch

Join us for a bilingual storytime with stories, songs and rhymes in English and Spanish. There will be a short video at the end of the program.
SENSORY STORYTIME
Wednesday, 12:00 p.m., Buena Vista Branch

This storytime is especially welcoming for children on the spectrum and their families who are looking for a smaller, adaptive storytime. This is a small inclusive program of stories, songs, and activities that provides freedom to children with special needs within a structured space. Pre-registration is required, and this session is currently full. To be added to the waiting list please call 818-238-5630.


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