Events

adult button small  teens button small    children button small   

Winter Reading (All Ages)
 December 1, 2021 - January 15, 2022
NEWSLETTER-Winter Reading at BPL-DEC-2021-JAN2022
For more information, please click here:
https://www.burlingame.org/library/explore/winterreading.php


adult-events


Easy Knitting: Make a Knit Ball for Gift or Decoration
Thursday, December 2 from 7:00-8:30 PM
NEWSLETTER-Virtual Easy Knitting-DEC-2021

Join us for an easy knitting class. We will make a simple knitted ball that can be used as a toy or a seasonal ornament. We will cast on and then do a simple knit stitch. Patrons who sign up for the class will be able to pick up a kit from the library to use.

Registration Required: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8430322

For more information contact Jodi (jirsa@plsinfo.org)



On-going Adult Events

English Learners Conversation Group

Web banner-English Learners-ONGOING-2021-2020

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

NEWSLETTER-ADULTS-Sit'n Stitch-APRIL-MAY-2020
Does life have you tangled up in knots? "Unwind " at the Burlingame Public Library.  Work on your crochet, knitting, or needlework projects along with other like-minded stitchers.
 
Tuesdays, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
(please note, Sit 'n Stitch is no longer taking place on Zoom. Depending on the weather, it will be held on the outdoor public terrace on the Upper Level of the Main Library)

Booked on Crime
Mystery Book Group

Web banner-Booked on Crime-ONGOING-2021 (1)

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

Next Meetings:

December 16: Strangers at the Gate by Catriona McPherson
https://burlingame.bibliocommons.com/v2/record/S76C2806627

January 20: Murder List by Hank Phillippi Ryan
https://burlingame.bibliocommons.com/v2/record/S76C2750219

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


teen-events 

NEWSLETTER-Teen Zine-Our Voices-DEC-2021 (1)
Would you like to share your thoughts about how we can stand United Against Hate in the form of poetry, a short story, a rant, or visual art? This is your chance! Submit your work to the United Against Hate Teen Zine by Friday, December 17 to be published in January 2022 by the Burlingame Public Library Teen Advisory Board. Please submit your work at: https://forms.office.com/r/5yrhju6ATA 
NEWSLETTER-Bead It Teen Craft Fair-DEC-2021
Join us on the Upper Level Terrace of the library on Saturday, December 18 from 1-3pm for a "Bead It" Craft Fair! Come dig through our bins of beads and jewelry odds and ends to make cell phone charms, bracelets, necklaces, earrings... or whatever else you come up with! (Weather permitting) Registration required at: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8511156
NEWSLETTER-Hot Chocolate Bomb-DEC-2021

If what you need during Winter Break is MORE chocolate... and you missed out in joining Teen Librarian Jenny making Hot Chocolate Bombs and Oreo Truffles last year... register now  at https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8554295 for this tasty Zoom class on Tuesday, December 21 at 2pm.**

**Supply pick up will be at the library from 10am-1pm that day, then you go home and log onto Zoom at 2pm for a class with Teen Librarian Jenny**


NEWSLETTER-Winter Reading at BPL-DEC-2021-JAN2022
  • Open to all ages.
  • You can complete up to 3 logs
  • Children and Teens get a free book at the Burlingame Main Library or Easton Branch when they start and finish a reading log.
  • All ages - Get a ticket for each 5 days of reading. You can choose which giveaway prize you'd like your ticket to go towards. Winning tickets will be drawn on Tuesday, January 18, 2022.
  • Prizes:
    • A large stuffed penguin
    • Grupology educational basket
    • Gift cards for: Salt & Straw, Rise Pizza, Therapy, and Nuts for Candy
  • The program runs December 1, 2021 - January 15, 2022.

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! 


Tween Events web bar
(Grades 4 - 6)


Food & Fiction
A Perfect Pair for Tweens

Web banner-Food and Fiction-SEP-DEC-2021
Meet Thursday, December 16 at 4 pm for book discussion and make energy bites- Register here

childrens-events


Web banner-Winter Yoga Storytime-DEC-2021-2020
Winter Yoga Storytime
Join Miss Jenny on the lawn in front of City Hall for some Winter themed stretches, stories, and songs as we build literacy skills and healthy bodies at the same time (weather permitting)! 
Thursday, December 2 at 4pm 
Sign up here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8499174

Web banner-Snowflake Art-DEC-2021-2020
Make one/Take one Snowflake Art on the front porch of the Burlingame Main Library on Friday, December 10 from 4pm-5pm. It will be a winter wonderland of snowflakes as you decorate TWO snowflakes with glitter, and jewels...  one to leave for decoration at the library and one to take home for yourself! (Weather permitting). 

Friday, December 10 from 4pm-5pm
Registration required:
**Please try to come within the window of time you registered for to provide for social distancing.**

Web banner-A Visit with Santa and Mrs Claus-DEC-2021-2020
Santa and Mrs. Claus will be making a special visit to the library to spread some holiday cheer.
Don't forget your camera!

Saturday, December 11 on the Front Porch of the Main Library
(Weather permitting)
Registration required:
10am - 10:30am: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8500113
10:30am - 11am: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8500112
11am - 11:30am: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8500114
11:30am - 12pm: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8500115

Web banner-Little Red Riding Hood-DEC-2021-2020
Join us for a puppet show featuring Little Red Riding Hood with a holiday twist!

Saturday December 18 at 11 am on the Lawn in Front of City Hall (Weather permitting)
Registration required: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8500130


Web banner-Snowpal Scavenger Hunt-DEC-2021-2020
Help us find out snowpals! Come to the Children's Room anytime between December 1 - January 15 and search for our hidden friends. Turn in your complete sheet to the Children's Desk for a wintry surprise. 

Web banner-Winter Reading at BPL-DEC-2021-JAN-2022-2020
  • Open to all ages.
  • You can complete up to 3 logs
  • Children and Teens get a free book at the Burlingame Main Library or Easton Branch when they start and finish a reading log.
  • All ages - Get a ticket for each 5 days of reading. You can choose which giveaway prize you'd like your ticket to go towards. Winning tickets will be drawn on Tuesday, January 18, 2022.
  • Prizes:
    • A large stuffed penguin
    • Grupology educational basket
    • Gift cards for: Salt & Straw, Rise Pizza, Therapy, and Nuts for Candy
  • The program runs December 1, 2021 - January 15, 2022.


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 December 16th here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8102681
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, December 3: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/7991042
Web banner-Virtual Storytimes @ BPL-AUG-2021-2020
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, December 10th here: https://burlingame.libcal.com/event/8553268

 adult button small     teens button small    children button small