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NEWSLETTER-United Against Hate The Art of Calling In-NOV-2021
The Art of Calling In: Dismantling Racism Not Relationships
Monday, November 15 at 6:00 PM 
Registration Required
https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8433840

NEWSLETTER-United Against Hate Storytime-NOV-2021
Antibias Storytime
Saturday, November 20 at 10:30 AM In front of City Hall (weather permitting).
Featuring Natalie Delahunt, Equity Coach for Redwood City School District
Registration Required: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8447274

NEWSLETTER-United Against Hate ART AND POETRY SLAM for Teens-NOV-2021
Teen Art & Poetry Slam 
Saturday, November 20 at 4:30 PM
Burlingame Public Library (front porch) 
Students in Grades 6-12 are invited to participate in the first ever Burlingame Stands United Against Hate Art & Poetry Slam! All art and poetry must have a social justice theme and submissions are due by Saturday, November 13.
Register here to enter as a poet or artist: https://forms.office.com/r/5yrhju6ATA
Register here to attend as an audience member: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8421394 

NEWSLETTER-United Against Hate Writing Workshop for Teens-NOV-2021
Teen Writing Workshop
Friday, November 12 at 5:00 PM 
Students in Grades 6-12 can join members of the Burlingame Library Teen Advisory Board on Zoom to workshop their poetry, prose, short story, etc. for the United Against Hate Art & Poetry Slam and/or the United Against Hate Teen Zine. Register here to participate: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8421367


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NEWSLETTER-Fall Book Sale-OCT-2021

The Burlingame Library Foundation is excited to invite you to an upcoming Children's and Teen's book sale in the library's Lane Room on:

October 22nd, 4:00pm - 6:00pm, Free Admission
October 23rd, 10:00am - 4:00pm, Free Admission
October 24th, 12:00pm - 4:00pm, Free Admission, Book Bargains by the Bag! $5/Bag.

Teacher 50% Discount
Numbers of shoppers may be limited.
Masks required at All Times.

All Proceeds from our book sales support library programs.
www.burlingamelibraryfoundation.org


The San Quentin Archive Project and Ear Hustle:
A Conversation with Nigel Poor

Tuesday, November 2 at 6:00 PM
NEWSLETTER-The San Quentin Archive Project-NOV-2021

Join us for an evening with Visual Artist and Educator Nigel Poor to discuss The San Quentin Archive Project and Pulitzer- and Peabody-nominated podcast Ear Hustle, plus new book This is Ear Hustle!

Join us via Zoom online:
Webinar ID: 862 8350 9929 
Passcode: 226112
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86283509929?pwd=MmtlZHpQNTVRSkxFa01PY055SVhYdz09

Or call in: (669) 900-6833


Intro to Cryptocurrency
Tuesday, November 9 at 7:00 PM
NEWSLETTER-Intro to Cryptocurrency-NOV-2021 

A presentation about the basics of cryptocurrency. What it is and how it works.
Presented by Ehb Teng of Digido Labs. This is a virtual event. No registration required.

Join us via Zoom: 
Webinar ID: 818 4537 3433
Passcode: 0101
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81845373433?pwd=M0xVQUhJdzNGdlM3YiszS2V3YTRYdz09    

Or Call in: (669) 900-6833


On-going Adult Events

English Learners Conversation Group

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This summer join us on Wednesdays and Thursdays to practice your conversational English. 

Registration required:
Wednesdays, 7:00-8:00 PMhttps://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8287318
Thursdays, 4:00-5:00 PM: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8287114


Sit 'n Stitch

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Does life have you tangled up in knots? "Unwind " virtually at the Burlingame Public Library.  Work online on your crochet, knitting , needlework projects along with other like-minded stitchers.
 
Tuesdays, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join on Zoom:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88609019474?pwd=MmxxS0xEQnp2Tm5FcDN5RFYwOXNhUT09
Meeting ID: 886 0901 9474
Password: 293324

Booked on Crime
Mystery Book Group

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Third Thursdays of the month, 6:00-7:00PM

Next Meetings:

Thursday September 16 at 6:00pm: The Man on the Balcony by Maj Sjowall
https://burlingame.bibliocommons.com/v2/record/S76C1279904 \

October 21: Winter Counts by David Heska Wanbli Weiden
https://burlingame.bibliocommons.com/v2/record/S76C3038859

November 18: Aunt Poldi and the Sicilian Lions by Mario Giordano
https://burlingame.bibliocommons.com/v2/record/S76C2609557

Paperback copies will be available at the Information Desk at Burlingame Main.

Join on Zoom:
Meeting ID: 897 1126 8934
Passcode: 393295


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NEWSLETTER-United Against Hate ART AND POETRY SLAM for Teens-NOV-2021
Burlingame Stands United Against Hate Art & Poetry Slam for Teens
Saturday, November 20 at 4:30pm
Front Porch of the Burlingame Main Library
Students in Grades 6-12 are invited to participate in the first ever Burlingame Stands United Against Hate Art & Poetry Slam! All art and poetry must have a social justice theme and submissions are due by Saturday, November 13. Please register your poem or artwork at https://forms.office.com/r/5yrhju6ATA
 
If you would like to attend as an audience member only, please register at https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8421394 so that we can contact you in case of bad weather causing the event to be moved to Zoom.
NEWSLETTER-United Against Hate Writing Workshop for Teens-NOV-2021
Burlingame Stands United Against Hate Teen Writing Workshop
Friday, November 12 at 5pm
Students in Grades 6-12 can join members of the Burlingame Library Teen Advisory Board on Zoom to workshop their poetry, prose, short story, etc. for the United Against Hate Art & Poetry Slam and/or the United Against Hate Teen Zine. Registration required at https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8421367

NEWSLETTER-Environmental Workshop1-NOV-2021

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Environmental Workshops for Teens
Sundays, November 7 and 14 at 2 PM
Teens in Grades 7-12 are invited to join us on Zoom for two environmental workshops aimed at reducing food and textile waste.  Registration is required and supply lists will be provided after registration.
*The first 10 people who sign up for both will get a beeswrap. The next 17 people will receive a soapsaver*
Register for the Zero Waste Cooking Class Herehttps://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8459779
Register for the Upcycled T-Shirt Mask Class Herehttps://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8459827

NEWSLETTER-Booktober for Teens Scavenger Hunt-OCT-2021 (1)

Booktober Top Ten for Teens Scavenger Hunt
Come to the Teen. Room of the Burlingame Public Library during the month of October to pick up a Scavenger Hunt sheet. Complete FIVE things on the list and bring it to the Children’s Desk for ONE free book!  Complete ALL TEN to receive TWO free books!

NEWSLETTER-First Looks Book Club-ONGOING-2021 (2)
First Looks Book Club is a chance to read and review ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies) of books that haven't been released to the general public yet and influence whether or not they will be purchased by the library and local bookstores! We are still meeting on Zoom at this time! Send an email to Teen Librarian Jenny at miner@plsinfo.org to register! 


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Web banner-Dia De Los Muertos Face Painting-OCT-2021
Dia De Los Muertos Face Painting for Tweens (Grades 4th-6th)
A step-by-step class to learn how to apply the paint, blending, brush strokes, and learn a Dia De Los Muertos design for your own face!
Thursday, October 28 at 4 pm via Zoom
Sign up here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8375075


Food & Fiction
A Perfect Pair for Tweens

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Read the book, join in the discussion, and make a fun food item.
Registration required to receive Zoom information and receive supplies to make food  item: www.burlingame.org/library/events

Read Pie by Sarah Weeks
Meet Thursday, November 18 at 4 pm for book discussion and make a no-bake mini pumpkin pie- Register here
 
Meet Thursday, December 16 at 4 pm for book discussion and make energy bites- Register here

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Web banner-Booktober for Children-Spooky Bingo or Trick or Treat-OCT-2021-2020
Celebrate Booktober all month long! 

Spooky Bingo
During the month of October, play Spooky Bingo to win book prizes. Open to kids through Grade 6. 
Download Bingo Sheets Here

Trick or Treat for a Booook
Stop by the Main Library on Friday, October 29 or Saturday, October 30 or the Easton Library on Saturday, October 30 for some trick or treat fun. Costumes are optional! 


Web banner-Halloween Storytime-City Hall-OCT-2021
Halloween Storytime on the Lawn in Front of City Hall
Wednesday, October 27 at 10:30 am
Registration is required to reserve a spot for your bubble/family group.
Registration is full.
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United Against Hate Week -- Nov. 14-20, 2021
United Against Hate Storytime
Featuring Natalie Delahunt, Equity Coach for Redwood City School District
Saturday, November 20 at 10:30 am
On the Lawn in Front of City Hall
Sign up Required- Sign up here

Web banner-Music Party-SEP-DEC-2021
BPL Music Party!
Third Thursday of the month. 
Live on Zoom for children ages 0-6 years. So much fun!

Register for November 18th here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8102680
Register for December 16th here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8102681
Web banner-Virtual Homework Center-SEP-NOV-2021-2020
The Burlingame Library Virtual Homework Center runs every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 4-6pm beginning Monday, September 13 through Wednesday, November 17, 2021 (Except Monday, October 11).  

We welcome Kindergarteners through 8th graders to be paired with a Teen Mentor (with a 3.5+ GPA) for help with reading, writing, science, math, and languages including Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, French, Turkish, and Tamil. 
Registration is required on the Events Calendar of the Burlingame Library website: https://www.burlingame.org/library/upcoming_events/index.php 

Please email Teen Librarian Jenny with any questions: miner@plsinfo.org 


Web banner-Happy Baby Signs-SEP-DEC-2021-2020
Join us on the first Friday of the month for Happy Baby Signs Storytime.
Register for Friday, November 5: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/7991041
Register for Friday, December 3: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/7991042

New Schedule Starting Thursday, September 9:
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Miss Jenny: Wednesdays at 7 PM via Facebook & Instagram Live 

Miss Kelly's Storytime's posted Thursdays at 10:30 AM
Watch the video on the Storytime Corner

Miss Jennifer: Fridays at 10:30 AM Live via Zoom Registration Required
Register for Friday, Oct. 22nd here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8102491

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