Monday, October 03, 2016

This week at the library...

TUESDAY
Central Library, 6:30 p.m.

FRENCH LANGUAGE BOOK CLUB
The club has read and will discuss Le Joueur, by Fédor Dostoïevski.


Central Library, 7:00 p.m.

DRAWING 101 FOR ADULTS
Join us for another session of Drawing 101 for Adults, with instructor Noah Fontana, who says, "Walk with me through the great mind that was Leonardo da Vinci, and unearth how and why he discovered the complexities of the human anatomy. In this class we will not just cover the underlying rules of drawing the human figure, but also how we can laugh out loud parodying it."

Supplies are provided, but space is limited. You must sign up to reserve a spot. Call 818-238-5562 (Laura or Joan).



Buena Vista Branch, 7:00 p.m.

10-12 BOOK CLUB
The club has read and will discuss Glory O'Brien's History of the Future, by A. S. King.

This book club is for members only, and is full. To be added to the waiting list, please email melliott@burbankca.gov.










WEDNESDAY
Central Library, 4:00 p.m.

Family Films presents...
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who’s been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle’s enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all, that true beauty comes from within.

85 minutes / Rated G



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

ONE-ACT PLAYS
They're My Stories, and I'm Sticking to Them!

Join us for readings of six one-act plays and a monologue by Vic Cabrera.




FRIDAY
Central Library, 4:00 p.m.

I SURVIVED: TITANIC STEM PROGRAM
Kids in grades 3-6 are invited to learn more about how the “unsinkable” Titanic sank and details about life on the ship. They will also try building an unsinkable ship! The program is free, but reservations are required: Call 818-238-5610 to sign up.


SATURDAY
Buena Vista Branch, 2:00 p.m.

MERMAID BOOK PARTY
Kids in grades K-5, please join us for the Mermaid Book Party! We will have fun making mermaid-inspired crafts, playing games, and discovering mermaid books. There will also be a mermaid performance from A Faery Hunt! Reservations are required: Call 818-238-5610.








CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING THIS WEEK:

TODDLER STORYTIME
A story and song program for children ages one and two, accompanied by an adult.
Tuesdays @ 10:00 a.m., Buena Vista Branch
Wednesdays @ 10:00 a.m., Buena Vista Branch
Fridays @ 10:00 a.m., Central Library
Fridays @ 11:00 a.m., Buena Vista Branch

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Stories and songs for children age three and up,
accompanied by an adult.

Wednesdays @ 10:00 a.m., Northwest Branch
Thursdays @ 10:00 a.m., Central Library
Fridays @ 1:00 p.m., Buena Vista Branch

BABY STORYTIME
Songs, stories, and rhymes for children under 12 months. Fall Session runs from September 5 - November 18, 2016.
This Thursday @ 10:00 a.m., Northwest Branch

MUSIC & MOVEMENT
for Preschoolers and their families
Join us for a fun introduction to movement, coordination, rhythm, and dance, using shaker eggs and scarves.
Saturday @ 10:15 a.m., Central Library


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