January at BPL

The Perfect Time to...

CONNECT

THURSDAY, JAN. 3 

First Thursday Family Night: Puppet Show "Snow"
6:30 p.m. - Main Library

SUNDAY, JAN. 6

Doggy Tales: Read Aloud to a Library Pup
2 p.m. - Cole & Ustick

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 9

Senior Soiree: The Happiness Doc 
11 a.m. - Library! at Collister
Happyologist & Health Psychologist, Sophia Godkin, PhD will provide tips for sharing practical happiness in 2019 and beyond. 

LEARN

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16

Marrying History to Art and Story 
6:30 p.m. -  Main Library
Author Rita Branham Rodriguez will present the newly revised edition of her book The Blue Doorknob: The Life and Times of Idaho Artist Cornelia Hart Farrer. In addition to discussing Farrer’s life and work, Rodriguez will describe the process of preparing a new edition of her book based on input from readers of her first edition.

Zero-Waste Living with Roots Market
6:30 p.m. - 
Library! at Hillcrest
Ever been curious about where all of our plastic waste goes? Want to learn how you can have a lower environmental impact? Roots Market will inform and inspire in this presentation on Zero-Waste Living!

HATCH A PLAN

TUESDAY, JAN. 22

Planner Party
6 p.m. - Library! at Hillcrest 

MONDAY, JAN. 28

Build a Business Plan
6 p.m. - Main Library
Do you have an idea for a business? Are you are ready to set your plans in motion? First you will need a business plan! In this working session, participants will write business plans using the Library's online resource and step by step process in Small Business Builder. Bring your own computer or use one of ours! 

EXPLORE NEW WORLDS

SATURDAY, JAN. 26

Fairy Tale Festival
1 p.m. - Library! at Collister
Calling all warrior princesses, brave knights, sly wizards, and other fairy tale folk! Design a sword and shield, visit our cardboard castle, build a fairy house, and more. Costumes are encouraged for the Royal Parade through the Library! 
Suggested for ages 3 and up. 

ON-GOING

Virtual Reality
Multiple Locations - Sign-Up

Go deep-sea diving, walk a plank, battle Stormtroopers, or be part of a Van Gogh painting using our HTC Vive Virtual Reality equipment! 

START A HEALTHY HABIT

ON-GOING & WEEKLY - Start This Month! Check links below for details.

Meditation
Mondays, 12:15 - 12:45 p.m. - Main
Wednesdays, 12:15 - 12:45 p.m. - 
Cole & Ustick
Fridays, 10:15-10:45 a.m. - Bown Crossing 

Indoor Chair Yoga
Wednesdays, 
2:15 p.m. - Bown Crossing

Fit & Fall Proof 
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:15-10 a.m. - Collister
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12-1 p.m. - Cole & Ustick
 

MAKE SOMETHING

ON-GOING

Maker Mondays
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. - Main Library 
Stop by to use our large format printer or Epilog Zing 40-watt laser engraver for a current project or to try out the machines.

Laser-Engraving - Sign-Up
Main Library & Collister 

3D Printing - Sign-Up
All Locations

For All Programming & Events View Our Calendar 

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Telecirc: (208) 384-4450
TTY: 1-800-377-3529
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