Let the wild rumpus start with 1964 Caldecott Medal winner Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak. Drop in for wild adventures and monsterish fun at this special program, just one of our events celebrating BTPL's 50th Anniversary all year long! All ages are welcome.
The world can be a brutal place - eat or be eaten. In order to deal with this constant dilemma, hunters and the hunted have evolved different strategies to give themselves a fighting chance. Join the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History on a monthly journey through time as we explore the strategies that predators and prey have used to try to keep a leg up on the competit
Read and discuss Felicity Learns a Lesson by Valerie Tripp. Young readers will learn what it meant to be an American girl of times gone by. Copies of the book will be available at the Youth Services Desk.
This program is for ages 7-10 with registration beginning on December 9.
Signing Time Academy instructor, Sara Ghioto, will teach sign language to children ages birth to 3 years along wtih their caregivers, using songs, stories,and play activities. Caregivers will also learn how to fingerspell their child's name, promoting early literacy. This series of signing classes is ASL-based.
Pigeon, Knuffle Bunny, Elephant & Piggie, Cat the Cat, Leonardo the Monster - Mo Willems has created so many great characters in his books and we want to celebrate! Kids ages 4 and up are invited to join us for fun stories and activities. Registration begins December 9.
Instructors from the 4th Wall Theatre Company will teach young actors of all abilities the basics of theatre. Kids will learn to sing, dance, and act through interactive theatre games and activities. There will be a special performance at the end! Registration begins December 6 for this event that will be held on Friday, December 27.
Young chefs can register to compete in the 3rd annual Iron Chef Bloomfield competition! Using the secret ingredient, contestants will try to make the yummiest food possible for our judges. Do you have what it takes to be the next Iron Chef? This program is for ages 8-13. Registration begins on November 13.