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Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa L. Parks Ave. Branch



   Tuesday, May 31, 2016
10:00 AM
Storytimes @ Williams Library
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: PreK
Description:  What will happen If You Give a Dog a Donut by Laura Numeroff or teach a cow to type with Click Clack Moo Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin?  Preschoolers will find these stories quite entertaining as they hear about the mischief that the animals in the story become involved in as they tackle tasks that are revealed in each story.  The children will also engage in interactive songs and dance.


   Wednesday, June 1, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Williams Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: PreK-2nd grade
Description:  What kind of fun can you have in the summer? Let’s find out with two great books. First we’ll read Sumer is Summer is Summer by Phillis and David Gershator and then Biscuit’s First Beach Day by Alyssa Satin Capucilli.
 



   Tuesday, June 7, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Pleasant Williams Summer Reading Program
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Shea Muller – Prevention Educator with Family Sunshine Center
Wise Owl and Bully Proof  – is a 30 to 40 minute curriculum for children to learn how to identify bullies; change their behavior if they are engaging in bullying, how to stop bullying, and help someone else who is bullied. Children will be provided with scenarios and activities to enhance skill building. 



   Wednesday, June 8, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Williams Library Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: PreK-2nd grade
Description:  Unicorn Thinks He’s Pretty Great by Bob Shea is about a goat who doesn’t like how much attention Unicorn is getting, but they figure out how to be friends. In I’m the Best by Lucy Cousins Dog is convinced that he’s the best of his friends until his friends prove him wrong.
 



11:00 AM
Rosa Parks Page Turners Book Club
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Book Discussion: Murder at Mountain Creek by Nancy Bone Goff
Summary: When a monstrous murder strikes the modest town of Mountain Creek, there are plenty of suspects in Sudie Hubert’s death but not enough evidence to convict any one of them.
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   Tuesday, June 14, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Pleasant Williams Summer Reading Program
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Shea Muller – Prevention Educator with Family Sunshine Center
Internet Survival Kit – will teach children how to use the Internet and all media safely and responsibly. Students will be provided with scenarios and activities to enhance skill building. 



   Wednesday, June 15, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Williams Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: PreK-2nd grade
Description:  The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle is about a ladybug who tries to pick fights until it realizes it’s easier just to share. Next we’ll read Bye-Bye, Big Bad Bullybug! By Ed Emberey and tell that Bullybug to go away!
 



   Friday, June 17, 2016
3:00 PM
Children's Lego Club @ Williams Library
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Description: Come get creative and play with our set of legos!


   Monday, June 20, 2016
11:00 AM
Senior Bingo at Bertha P. Williams
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Seniors
Description:  Description: Seniors are invited to have fun playing an hour of Bingo @ Bertha P. Williams Rosa Parks Avenue Branch. An assortment of prizes will be available.


   Tuesday, June 21, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Pleasant Williams Summer Reading Program
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Nicholas S. Brown – Community Outreach Manager with Sarrell Dental Center will be the guest speaker. Mr. Brown will be here for story time to talk about caring for your teeth along with dental hygiene. He will also give out goodies. 


   Wednesday, June 22, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Williams Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: PreK-2nd grade
Description:  Bill is nervous about A Visit to the Dentist in this book by Eleanor Fremont, but when he meets someone who’s just as scared he learns how to be brave and shows her what goes on in the dentist office. What happens when sharks need to go to the dentist? Find out in Clark the Shark: Tooth Trouble by Bruce Hale
 



   Friday, June 24, 2016
4:00 PM
Fourth Friday Cook Up @ Bertha P. Williams
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Description: Bring dishes from recipes selected on a theme. This month is Everyday Recipes. Share family favorites that always go over well, or come in and pick one out from an “Everyday” cookbook. Prior registration is not required, but is encouraged so that we do not have too much salad/bread/dessert (no such thing). Participation is required for partaking, but if you can’t cook feel free to bring plates, cups, and/or plastic forks.


   Tuesday, June 28, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Pleasant Williams Summer Reading Program
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Flora Brown-Fairview Farmers Market will teach children the benefits of healthy eating and the benefits of using farmed products to prepare your meals.


   Wednesday, June 29, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Williams Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: PreK-2nd grade
Description:  Farmer’s Market
All the animals are bringing food to the feast, find out what in The Beastly Feast by Bruce Goldstone. Then read The Big Red Barn by Margaret Wise Brown to see what the animals do on a farm.
                                                           

 



   Wednesday, July 6, 2016
10:00 AM
Bertha Pleasant Williams Summer Reading Program
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Sara Kunau - Alabama Department of Archives and History will teach children the history of Alabamian's in the Olympics. Children will participate in crafts, story time, and an obstacle course.