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



   Friday, August 26, 2016
4:00 PM
Fourth Friday Cook Up
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Bring dishes from recipes selected on a theme. This month is Favorite Cookbooks. Bring your favorite cookbook and a dish using a recipe from it. 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. Not sure what we need? Give us a call 240-4979.



   Monday, August 29, 2016
10:30 AM
Senior Bingo at Bertha Williams
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Senior citizens
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, September 6, 2016
10:00 AM
September Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

We’ll be doing a course in colors for storytime this month and into October! Today we’ll talk about all the colors starting with I Know a Wee Piggy by Kim Norman as a pig runs through all the colors at the fair! In Yesterday I Had the Blues by Jeron Ashford Frame we see how colors and emotions are connected.
 



   Tuesday, September 13, 2016
2:00 PM
Scrabble Time!
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Come over to Bertha Williams Library and play Scrabble with us. We have plenty of dictionaries for you to brush up on your vocabulary and the Jumble in the Montgomery Advertiser is helpful too! See how sharp your Scrabble skills are against the librarians or just play for fun!
 
 



10:00 AM
September Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

The first color in the Rainbow is red! So we can’t forget to read Little Red Riding Hood by Jerry Pinkney, everyone knows this classic about a little girl on her way to grandma’s and a sneaky wolf. Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney is about a little llama who gets upset during bedtime.
 



   Wednesday, September 14, 2016
11:00 AM
Rosa Parks Page Turners Book Club
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
Description:  Title: I Know Who Holds Tomorrow
Author: Francis Ray
 
Description: Madison Reed, popular talk show host and America's darling and her husband, well-known TV correspondent Wes Reed is everyone's idea of the perfect couple. But now after the loss of their child, they became no more than polite strangers, maintaining the facade, revealing only picture perfect happiness. But Madison's world is turned upside down when Wes is critically injured in a car accident and a woman is killed. Before he dies, Wes confesses that the woman who was killed was his mistress---and that he is the father of her nine-month-old daughter, Manda. He begs Madison to raise the child. Unsure if she can, Madison struggles to take charge of her fate and put her life back together. Overwhelmed, she accepts the help of Zachary Holman, her husband's best friend, only to discover that his life is also shrouded by lies. Can she forgive and forget---not just once, but twice?  -Dust jacket
 
 



   Friday, September 16, 2016
3:30 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Children
Description:  Come get creative and play with our set of legos!
 
 



   Tuesday, September 20, 2016
10:00 AM
September Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

Brontorina by James Howe is about a big orange dinosaur who just wants to dance. While in Oh, No! By Candace Fleming we find out what happens to a tiger who catches a frog in a hole.
 



   Friday, September 23, 2016
4:00 PM
Fourth Friday Cook Up
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 September Seasonal. Find dishes using fruits and vegetables in season (apples, corn, broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage to name a few)! 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. Not sure what we need? Give us a call 240-4979.
 
 



   Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:30 AM
Senior Bingo
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Adults
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.
 



10:00 AM
September Storytime
Event Location: Bertha Pleasant Williams Library - Rosa Parks Branch
Intended Audience: Pre-School
Description:  All storytimes will include song and dance so we can keep our bodies as active as our minds!

With Yellow, we’ll read Greetings, Sun by Phyllis Gershator and learn how to say good morning. Then we’ll follow the adventures of The Little School Bus by Carol Roth as it picks up students.