August 2020

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Monday, August 310:00—11:00 AMOnline

Practice Your English II

Practice speaking English and learn about other cultures, in a supportive environment.  This 6-week series is for intermediate to advanced Englis

Monday, August 310:30—11:00 AMOnline

Meet Spoon Man -- A Virtual Program for Kids of All Ages

Imagine what you can do with spoons! Jim Cruise, the Spoon Man, offers a hilarious interactive comedy program for kids of all ages and their families.

Monday, August 311:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice Your English I

Practice speaking English and learn about other cultures, in a supportive environment.  This 6-week series is for beginning to intermediate Engli
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Tuesday, August 41:00—2:00 PMOnline

Club de espanol

Practice speaking Spanish in a supportive environment.  Please register to receive the Zoom link.  Send any questions or comments to Nancy a

Tuesday, August 44:00—4:30 PMOnline

Virtual Yoga for Kids with Roxana and Paulina -- For Ages 7 to 10

Join Roxana and Paulina, certified children's Yoga instructors for a virtual class for ages 7 to 10. See more information here -- https://www.fac
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Wednesday, August 510:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Music and Movement with Rubi

Virtual Music and Movement with Rubi We miss seeing Rubi on Mondays, but she will be here virtually for us on Zoom. Space is limited. For children ages 2-5, this active program will get k
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Thursday, August 69:30—10:00 AMOnline

Virtual Farmers' Market Storytime

Even though the library won't be live at the Belmont Farmer's Market this year, we will still be able to do virtual storytimes celebrating food, anima
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Friday, August 712:30—2:30 PMOnline

Knitting Club

Knitting Club Fridays at 12:30 onlineBring your knitting, crocheting, or any fiber craft to a social afternoon on Zoom with fellow local crafters. This program will be held online th
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Saturday, August 810:00—11:30 AMOnline

Tai Chi Easy, Level 1

A woman doing Tai Chi outside with text reading Tai Chi OnlineTai Chi practitioner and coach, Aisling O'Shea, will guide you through this beautiful and low impact form of martial art and meditation. No equipment
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Monday, August 1010:00—11:00 AMOnline

Practice Your English II

Practice speaking English and learn about other cultures, in a supportive environment.  This 6-week series is for intermediate to advanced Englis

Monday, August 1011:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice Your English I

Practice speaking English and learn about other cultures, in a supportive environment.  This 6-week series is for beginning to intermediate Engli
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Tuesday, August 111:00—2:00 PMOnline

Club de espanol

Practice speaking Spanish in a supportive environment.  Please register to receive the Zoom link.  Send any questions or comments to Nancy a

Tuesday, August 116:00—7:00 PMOnline

Amate Bark Painting Program with Pop Up Art School for ages 8 to 12

Learn about traditional Amate bark paper which has been used for centuries in indigenous Mexican art with Pop Up Art School. Using basic supplies foun

Tuesday, August 117:00—8:30 PMOnline

Virtual Trivia Night!

Belmont Library presents Virtual Trivia Night on Tuesday, August 11 at 7 pmJoin us for another evening of  Virtual Trivia for solo players and teams.Registrants (soloists and team captains only) will receive a link to ac
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Wednesday, August 1211:15 AM—12:00 PMOnline

Children's Advanced Drama Workshop with Ali Coes

Little Spark Theater brings imagination to the next level! This class allows children to explore imaginative play in greater depth. Each class has a

Wednesday, August 127:00—8:30 PMOnline

Tai Chi Easy, Level 2

A woman doing Tai Chi outside with text reading Tai Chi OnlineTai Chi practitioner and coach, Aisling O'Shea, will guide you through this beautiful and low impact form of martial art and meditation. No equipment
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Thursday, August 1310:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Children's Concert with Marcos Valles

Join Marcos Valles, founder of Rockabye Beats, for an online concert with a huge variety of musical sounds, and classic and original songs. Marcos is

Thursday, August 134:00—5:00 PMOnline

Teen Advisory Board

Open to teens entering grades 7-12.Join the Teen Advisory Board and meet once a month in the afternoon to work on volunteer projects, help plan teen
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Friday, August 149:00 AM—12:00 PMFriends Donation RoomBelmont Public Library336 Concord Avenue, Belmont, MA, 02478

Friends Book Donations

The Friends of the Belmont Public Library will accept book donations between 9 am and 12 pm on Fridays only. To donate, come to the back door of the l

Friday, August 1412:30—2:30 PMOnline

Knitting Club

Knitting Club Fridays at 12:30 onlineBring your knitting, crocheting, or any fiber craft to a social afternoon on Zoom with fellow local crafters. This program will be held online th

Friday, August 143:00—4:00 PMOnline

DIY Teen Takeaway: Mask Iron-Ons

DIY Teen Takeaway: Mask Iron-OnsOpen to grades 6-12. Learn how to use Cricut Design Space to create your own iron-on design and apply one to your favorite fabric face-mask. 
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Monday, August 1710:00—11:00 AMOnline

Practice Your English II

Practice speaking English and learn about other cultures, in a supportive environment.  This 6-week series is for intermediate to advanced Englis

Monday, August 1711:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice Your English I

Practice speaking English and learn about other cultures, in a supportive environment.  This 6-week series is for beginning to intermediate Engli

Monday, August 173:00—3:45 PMOnline

Habitat -- Meadow Exploration - A Virtual Program for Kids

What’s the difference between the animals living in a grassy meadow compared to a tree-filled forest right nearby? The plants living in an environme

Monday, August 173:00—5:00 PMOnline

D&D Character Creation Studio

Open to students entering Grades 6-12.Create a new character for Dungeons and Dragons, 5th Edition, and prepare for our new YA Librarian's debut onlin
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Tuesday, August 181:00—2:00 PMOnline

CANCELED - Club de espanol

Practice speaking Spanish in a supportive environment.  Please register to receive the Zoom link.  Send any questions or comments to Nancy a

Tuesday, August 184:00—4:30 PMOnline

Virtual Yoga for Kids with Roxana and Paulina -- For Ages 7 to 10

Join Roxana and Paulina, certified children's Yoga instructors for a virtual class for ages 7 to 10. See more information here -- https://www.fac
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Wednesday, August 1911:15 AM—12:00 PMOnline

Theater Games for Kids with Ali Coes

Ready to have some fun with Little Spark Theater? This theater game class is perfect for either the theater pro or newbie. We’ll explore the basics
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Thursday, August 209:30—10:00 AMOnline

Virtual Farmers' Market Storytime

Even though the library won't be live at the Belmont Farmer's Market this year, we will still be able to do virtual storytimes celebrating food, anima

Thursday, August 202:30—5:00 PMOnline

D&D Campaign for Teens

Open to students entering Grades 6-12.Play an online game of Dungeons and Dragons, 5th Edition, led by our new YA Librarian, Hannah Lee. Registration

Thursday, August 207:00—8:15 PMOnline

Nonfiction Book Club

Sorry I'm Late Book JacketJust because the Library is closed to the public doesn't mean we don't still want to talk about books! Join librarians Lauren Pfendner and Chris Tremb
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Friday, August 219:00 AM—12:00 PMFriends Donation RoomBelmont Public Library336 Concord Avenue, Belmont, MA, 02478

Friends Book Donations

The Friends of the Belmont Public Library will accept book donations between 9 am and 12 pm on Fridays only. To donate, come to the back door of the l

Friday, August 2111:00—11:30 AMOnline

Virtual Concert with Matt Heaton

We miss our monthly concerts with Matt Heaton, but we are so excited to get to see him on our Zoom account! Sing and dance along at home with Matt's c

Friday, August 2112:30—2:30 PMOnline

Knitting Club

Knitting Club Fridays at 12:30 onlineBring your knitting, crocheting, or any fiber craft to a social afternoon on Zoom with fellow local crafters. This program will be held online th
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Saturday, August 2210:00—11:30 AMOnline

Tai Chi Easy, Level 1

A woman doing Tai Chi outside with text reading Tai Chi OnlineTai Chi practitioner and coach, Aisling O'Shea, will guide you through this beautiful and low impact form of martial art and meditation. No equipment
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Monday, August 246:30—7:30 PMOnline

Creativebug Craftalong: Pop-Up Cards and DIY Envelopes (for adults & high schoolers)

Get crafty with us! We'll follow along with a tutorial from Creativebug, a website with hundreds of arts and crafts videos taught by design experts an
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Tuesday, August 2510:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Concert with Emily Hall

Join Parents Choice Award winning singer and musician Emily Hall for songs old and new and lots of interactive fun for your little one. Recommended fo

Tuesday, August 251:00—2:00 PMOnline

Club de espanol

Practice speaking Spanish in a supportive environment.  Please register to receive the Zoom link.  Send any questions or comments to Nancy a

Tuesday, August 256:30—7:30 PMOnline

Bugs Rule! -- Insects All Around Us with Habitat -- a Virtual Program for All Ages

Late summer finds an abundance of insects crawling and on-the-wing, singing and silent, sipping plant juices or nabbing other insects for supper. Join
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Wednesday, August 2610:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Music and Movement with Rubi

Virtual Music and Movement with Rubi We miss seeing Rubi on Mondays, but she will be here virtually for us on Zoom. Space is limited. For children ages 2-5, this active program will get k

Wednesday, August 267:00—8:30 PMOnline

Tai Chi Easy, Level 2

A woman doing Tai Chi outside with text reading Tai Chi OnlineTai Chi practitioner and coach, Aisling O'Shea, will guide you through this beautiful and low impact form of martial art and meditation. No equipment
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Thursday, August 276:00—7:00 PMOnline

DIY Teen Takeaway: Nailed It! Krispie Wars

DIY Teen Takeaway: Nailed It! Krispie WarsOpen to grades 6-12. Compete against your friends in an online, timed rice-krispie sculpting competition with supplies provided by the library.&n
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Friday, August 289:00 AM—12:00 PMFriends Donation RoomBelmont Public Library336 Concord Avenue, Belmont, MA, 02478

Friends Book Donations

The Friends of the Belmont Public Library will accept book donations between 9 am and 12 pm on Fridays only. To donate, come to the back door of the l

Friday, August 2810:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Puppet Storytime with Leigh Baltzer

Listen to stories and sing songs with Leigh Baltzer and her puppet friends. Recommended for age 2 to 5. 

Friday, August 2812:30—2:30 PMOnline

Knitting Club

Knitting Club Fridays at 12:30 onlineBring your knitting, crocheting, or any fiber craft to a social afternoon on Zoom with fellow local crafters. This program will be held online th
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