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Events in January 2013

  • January 1, 2013

    N/A

    LIBRARIES CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR'S DAY

    Larry J. Ringer Library will be closing at 7 p.m. on Monday, December 31.

    All Bryan+College Station Public Library System locations will be closed Tuesday, January 1, 2013 for New Year's Day.

    LIBRARIES CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR'S DAY

  • January 2, 2013

    Puppet Practice (LJRL)

    Practice for January 19 puppet show.

    Contact Kathy Nixie at (979) 764-3416 for more information.

    Puppet Practice (LJRL)

    Practice for January 19 puppet show.

    Contact Kathy Nixie at (979) 764-3416 for more information.

  • January 6, 2013

    Teen Book Club (CBMPL)

    The book club will be discussing Warriors: Into the Wild by Erin Hunter.

    Contact Sam at (979) 209-5600 for more information.

    The book club meets upstairs.

    Teen Book Club (CBMPL)

  • January 7, 2013

    Computer Basics 1 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. The second class will be held on Wednesday, January 9. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Computer Basics 1 (CBMPL)

    Computer Basics 1 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. The second class will be held on Friday, January 11. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Computer Basics 1 (LJRL)

  • January 8, 2013

    N/A

    Friends of the Library (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    Today's Friends meeting has been cancelled due to weather. If you have any questions, contact Library Director Larry Koeninger at (979) 209-5611.

    Friends of the Library (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

  • January 9, 2013

    Computer Basics 2 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, January 7. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Computer Basics 2 (CBMPL)

    LJRL Teen Book Club

    Teens: Come talk about a favorite book, one you've read recently, or one you are currently reading.

    Have you seen any movies based on books? You can talk about those too.

    Free refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.

    The LJRL Teen Book Club usually meets the first Wednesday of the month, but this January, we will be meeting a week later due to CSISD's winter break.

    LJRL Teen Book Club

    Puppet Practice (LJRL)

    Practice for January 19 puppet show.

    Contact Kathy Nixie at (979) 764-3416 for more information.

    Puppet Practice (LJRL)

    Practice for January 19 puppet show.

    Contact Kathy Nixie at (979) 764-3416 for more information.

  • January 11, 2013

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CBMPL)

    The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

    The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

    Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CBMPL)

    Computer Basics 2 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, January 7. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Computer Basics 2 (LJRL)

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (LJRL)

    The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

    The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

    Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (LJRL)

  • January 13, 2013

    Books & Beans Book Club (CBMPL)

    The book club will be discussing Chasing Fireflies by Charles Martin.

    Contact Sam at (979) 209-5600 for more information.

    The book club meets upstairs.

    Books & Beans Book Club (CBMPL)

  • January 14, 2013

    Email Introduction 1 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. The second class will be held on Wednesday, January 16. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Email Introduction 1 (CBMPL)

    Email Introduction 1 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. The second class will be held on Friday, January 18. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Email Introduction 1 (LJRL)

  • January 15, 2013

    N/A

    Library Advisory Board (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    The library advisory board scheduled today has been cancelled.

    Library Advisory Board (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

  • January 16, 2013

    N/A

    Family Storytime (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    Storytime for today has been cancelled.

    Family Storytime (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    Email Introduction 2 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, January 14. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Email Introduction 2 (CBMPL)

    Puppet Practice (LJRL)

    Practice for January 19 puppet show.

    Contact Kathy Nixie at (979) 764-3416 for more information.

    Puppet Practice (LJRL)

    Practice for January 19 puppet show.

    Contact Kathy Nixie at (979) 764-3416 for more information.

  • January 17, 2013

    N/A

    Baby and Toddler Storytime (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    Storytime for today has been cancelled.

    Baby and Toddler Storytime (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    N/A

    Ready to Read Storytime (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    Storytime has been cancelled.

    Ready to Read Storytime (CBMPL) -- CANCELLED

    Library Reading Group (LJRL)

    Monthly meeting. This month, the group will be discussing "Cutting For Stone" by Abraham Verghese. For more information, contact Peggy at the library, (979) 764-3416.

    Doors open at 6:30. If you arrive at 7:00 or later, please come to the door on the end of the building (left corner if you are facing the building).

    Library Reading Group (LJRL)

  • January 18, 2013

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CBMPL)

    The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

    The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday mornings in the library's upstairs computer lab. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday morning help sessions.

    Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (CBMPL)

    Email Introduction 2 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, January 14. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Email Introduction 2 (LJRL)

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (LJRL)

    The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

    The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons in the front meeting room. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

    Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (LJRL)

  • January 19, 2013

    Puppet Show (LJRL)

    Free puppet show, "A Bear's Tail Tale"

    All ages are welcome.

    For more details, contact Kathy Nixie or Suzy at (979) 764-3416.

    Puppet Show (LJRL)

    Free puppet show, "A Bear's Tail Tale"

    All ages are welcome.

    For more details, contact Kathy Nixie or Suzy at (979) 764-3416.

  • January 21, 2013

    N/A

    LIBRARIES CLOSED FOR MLK DAY

    All Bryan+College Station Public Library System locations will be closed Monday, January 21, 2013 for Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.

    LIBRARIES CLOSED FOR MLK DAY

  • January 22, 2013

    Library Advisory Board (CBMPL)

    The Library Advisory Board will be meeting at the Carnegie History Center at 5:15 PM.

    Library Advisory Board (CBMPL)

  • January 23, 2013

    Computer Basics 1 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. *Please note: this class is being held on Wednesday because the library is closed on Monday for MLK Day.*

    The second class will be held on Friday, January 25. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Computer Basics 1 (CBMPL)

    Family Storytime (CBMPL)

    Children of all ages (0 to 110) welcome!
    10:30 AM

    Family Storytime (CBMPL)

    Computer Basics 1 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. *Please note: this class is being held on Wednesday because the library is closed on Monday for MLK Day.*

    The second class will be held on Friday, January 25. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Computer Basics 1 (LJRL)

  • January 24, 2013

    Baby and Toddler Storytime (CBMPL)

    Children 1 month to 2 years old and their caregivers.
    10:15 AM

    Storytime is held in the upstairs meeting room.

    Contact Bobbee at (979) 209-5600 for more information.

    Baby and Toddler Storytime (CBMPL)

    Ready to Read Storytime (CBMPL)

    Children ages 3 and up (preschool and elementary school)
    10:45 AM

    Storytime is held in the upstairs meeting room.

    Contact Bobbee at (979) 209-5600 for more information.

    Ready to Read Storytime (CBMPL)

  • January 25, 2013

    Computer Basics 2 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Wednesday, January 23. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    *Note: There is not a separate job search / resume/ computer help session Friday morning at Mounce Library (Bryan) this week. Due to the library being closed Monday for MLK Day, Computer Basics 1 was on Wednesday, and Computer Basics 2 is on Friday.

    Computer Basics 2 (CBMPL)

    Computer Basics 2 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Wednesday, January 23. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Computer Basics 2 (LJRL)

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (LJRL)

    The nonprofit Technology for All offers computer classes, generally on Monday and Friday afternoons.

    The instructor will be offering individualized help on resume, job search, and computers on Friday afternoons. You are not required to take the classes in order to attend the Friday afternoon help sessions.

    Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    *Help sessions are generally held in the front meeting room, but there is a Spanish storytime starting at 4:00 in that room today, so the help session may move to Group Study Room 1 at the back of the library or to a table within the library. Check with the Reference Desk.

    Resume / Job Search / Computer Help (LJRL)

    Ceci's Spanish Storytime (LJRL)

    Come listen to some stories in Spanish. All children and their families are welcome.

    For more information, call the library at (979) 764-3416 and ask for Peggy.

    Ceci's Spanish Storytime (LJRL)

    Come listen to some stories in Spanish. All children and their families are welcome.

    For more information, call the library at (979) 764-3416 and ask for Peggy.

  • January 26, 2013

    ESL Library Literacy Program -- Registration (CBMPL)

    We are proud to announce the ESL program is continuing this spring. Classes are free, but space will be limited to 75 ESL students. The ESL students should be adults 18 and up who need beginning & survival level English. The classes will cover only very basic English phrases for shopping, banking, talking to a doctor, talking to your child's teacher, etc.

    Registration will be held in the 2nd floor meeting room.

    ESL Library Literacy Program -- Registration (CBMPL)

  • January 28, 2013

    Babies and Books (LJRL)

    Storytime for Babies (from birth to 18 months old) and their caregivers

    Monday mornings, January 28 through April 15

    10:00 AM - Walkers
    11:00 AM - Pre-Walkers

    Questions? Contact Peggy at (979) 764-3416.

    Babies and Books (LJRL)

    Email Introduction 1 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. The second class will be held on Wednesday, January 30. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Email Introduction 1 (CBMPL)

    Email Introduction 1 (LJRL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 1 of a 2-part class. The second class will be held on Friday, February 1. Computer classes will be held in the library's front meeting room. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 764-3416.

    Email Introduction 1 (LJRL)

  • January 29, 2013

    Mark Troy: Hard-boiled women in crime fiction (LJRL)

    Local author Mark Troy will talk about hard-boiled women in crime fiction (famous villains and detectives).

    Questions? Contact Kendra at (979) 764-3416 or kperkins@bryantx.gov

    Mark Troy: Hard-boiled women in crime fiction (LJRL)

    Mark Troy: Hard-boiled women in crime fiction (LJRL)

    Local author Mark Troy will talk about hard-boiled women in crime fiction (famous villains and detectives).

    Questions? Contact Kendra at (979) 764-3416 or kperkins@bryantx.gov

    Mark Troy: Hard-boiled women in crime fiction (LJRL)

  • January 30, 2013

    Email Introduction 2 (CBMPL)

    Free computer class provided by the nonprofit Technology for All. This is part 2 of a 2-part class. The first class was held on Monday, January 28. Computer classes will be held in the library's upstairs computer lab. Space is limited, but reservations are not required.

    Questions? Contact the Reference Desk at (979) 209-5600.

    Email Introduction 2 (CBMPL)

    Storytime for Young Children (LJRL)

    Storytime for young children (from 2 to 5 years old) and their caregivers

    Wednesday mornings, January 30 through April 17

    10:00 AM - Two and Three Year Olds
    11:00 AM - Four and Five Year Olds

    Questions? Contact Peggy or Suzy at (979) 764-3416.

    Storytime for Young Children (LJRL)

    Family Storytime (CBMPL)

    Children of all ages (0 to 110) welcome!
    10:30 AM

    Family Storytime (CBMPL)

  • January 31, 2013

    Storytime for Families (LJRL)

    Storytime for families

    Thursday mornings, January 31 through April 18
    No storytime on Thursday, March 21

    10:00 AM - All ages

    Questions? Contact Peggy or Suzy at (979) 764-3416.

    Storytime for Families (LJRL)

    Storytime for Families (LJRL)

    Storytime for families

    Thursday mornings, January 31 through April 18
    No storytime on Thursday, March 21

    10:00 AM - All ages

    Questions? Contact Peggy or Suzy at (979) 764-3416.

    Storytime for Families (LJRL)

    Baby and Toddler Storytime (CBMPL)

    Children 1 month to 2 years old and their caregivers.
    10:15 AM

    Storytime is held in the upstairs meeting room.

    Contact Bobbee at (979) 209-5600 for more information.

    Baby and Toddler Storytime (CBMPL)

    Ready to Read Storytime (CBMPL)

    Children ages 3 and up (preschool and elementary school)
    10:45 AM

    Storytime is held in the upstairs meeting room.

    Contact Bobbee at (979) 209-5600 for more information.

    Ready to Read Storytime (CBMPL)

    LJRL Animé Club

    We usually meet the last Thursday of each month to watch animé videos.

    Free refreshments provided by the Friends of the Library.

    Contact Kendra at the LJRL Reference Desk (979-764-3416) for more details.

    LJRL Animé Club

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