January Events at Black Rock Library

 

Community Meeting with State Senator Marilyn Moore

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Saturday, January 16th, Black Rock Branch
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Join 22nd District State Senator Marilyn Moore for in-district office hours where you can ask questions and share concerns about issues in state government.

 

Indian Cooking

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4th Saturday of the month
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM, Black Rock Branch
 

 

 

1/14/2016
10:30 AM
Please join us for the first of our weekly Tai Chi classes.
These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting clothing, flat shoes and you�ll be good to go.
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/14/2016
6:30 PM
The Black Rock Branch Library is pleased to announce we now have a new instructor proficient in both knitting and crocheting.
Please join us for each Thursday for a fun evening of knitting, crocheting and community. Knitters and crocheters of all levels are welcome.
Free Refreshments will be served. But, feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.

1/16/2016
1:30 PM
Director Guy Ritchie brings the popular TV spy series to the big screen in this origin story. Set in the 1960s CIA agent Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) and KGB op Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) pair up to stop an international criminal organization that is dealing in nuclear weapons and technology, which could upset the balance of power in the world. Cast includes Alicia Vikander, Elizabeth Debicki, Hugh Grant and Jared Harris.
Director: Guy Ritchie; Rated PG-13; 116 minutes; 2015
Free Refreshments will be served - but feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.
Staff Room - Program Room 3
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/16/2016
3:00 PM
Adult coloring workshop. Release your inner kid! Come on in, choose a picture, choose some markers and see how coloring patterns, landscapes, symbols and portraits takes you out of your head, your cares and your troubles!
 
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/19/2016
10:45 AM
Come join Miss Jyothi for relaxing yet invigorating yoga for your child ages 0-4 and you.... Gentle with a nod to literature. This is a popular event!
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/19/2016
4:00 PM
Weekly arts and crafts program for kids, preschool and up, with Lisa Lupa, the Artsy Mom!
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/19/2016
6:30 PM
The Black Rock Branch Library is once again offering a series of free Tuesday evening computer classes designed for beginners.
All classes begin at 6:30 PM and will last approximately 1 hour.
Space is limited so register for one or more classes now. Walk ins OK - space permitting.
Call: (203) 576-7025.
 
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/19/2016
6:30 PM
Please join us for the first of our weekly Tai Chi classes.
These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting clothing, flat shoes and you'll be good to go.
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/19/2016
6:30 PM
Join 129th Assembly District State Representative Steve Stafstrom for in-district office hours where you can ask questions and share concerns about issues in state government.
Program Room #1
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/20/2016
10:45 AM
Join Miss Michele for our popular Play and Tell program for children up through age 3 and their caregivers. Stories, rhymes, music, movement, short films, and time for play are all part of the mix!
More Info: 203-576-7025.
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/20/2016
1:00 PM
Bring a book you have loved and want to share, or bring a recommendation for reading in the New Year. Light refreshments as always!
Program Room #1
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/20/2016
6:00 PM
Yoga Can: Alleviate Stress, Increase Flexibility, Boost Vitality and Overall Wellness, Heal & Energize the Body.
Bring Yoga Mat & Water. The library will also provide a limited number of Mats.
To Reserve you space for class or for more info Contact Atara at (203) 209-3883 or thesunwiseyogi@gmail.com
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/20/2016
6:30 PM
Here is a workshop to help you find that great job.
This 4 session weekly series will cover how to organize your job search, tips on preparing your resume and application, and the secrets to successful interviewing.
Most importantly of all, each session will include a discussion on how to minimize the stress and anxiety that can come with hunting for that right job.
� Wednesday, January 6th Organizing Your Job Search
� Wednesday, January 13th Applying for the Job � Your Resume and Application � Part 1
� Wednesday, January 20th Applying for the Job � Your Resume and Application � Part 2
� Wednesday, January 27th Successful Interviewing
One on one counseling session will also be available.
All of this at no cost.
Your workshop leader will be Black Rock resident Joe Luciano. Joe has 35 years of Human Resource experience in financial service firms and has lived in various parts of the world leading and managing HR departments as well as helping applicants and employees achieve their career goals.
To register call 203 576-7025 or register here online.
Program Room #1
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/20/2016
6:30 PM
Primerica workers explain budgeting and saving for those rainy days--or maybe college and retirement.
1/21/2016
10:30 AM
Please join us for the first of our weekly Tai Chi classes.
These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting clothing, flat shoes and you�ll be good to go.
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1/21/2016
6:00 PM
The Connecticut Chapter of SNAP (The Survivors' Network of those Abused by Priests) will be holding its monthly meeting at the Black Rock Branch Library.
Anyone who has experienced sexual abuse by clergy of any denomination is welcome to join.
For more info call: Gail Howard at 203-644-0387.
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1/21/2016
6:30 PM
The Black Rock Branch Library is pleased to announce we now have a new instructor proficient in both knitting and crocheting.
Please join us for each Thursday for a fun evening of knitting, crocheting and community. Knitters and crocheters of all levels are welcome.
Free Refreshments will be served. But, feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.
1/23/2016
10:30 AM
Come try some vegetarian recipes with Jyothi Chintipalli. You will taste some new treats and go home with recipes to make!
Advanced registration required! Call: 203-576-7025 or register online.
1/23/2016
1:30 PM
French daredevil Philippe Petit devises a plan to walk on a tightrope attached to the north and south towers of the World Trade Center. With help from his team and against all odds, Petit attempts the seemingly impossible stunt on Aug. 7, 1974.
Director: Robert Zemeckis; Rated PG; 123 minutes; 2015
Free Refreshments will be served - but feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.

1/26/2016
10:45 AM
Come join Miss Jyothi for relaxing yet invigorating yoga for your child ages 0-4 and you.... Gentle with a nod to literature. This is a popular event!
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/26/2016
4:00 PM
Weekly arts and crafts program for kids, preschool and up, with Lisa Lupa, the Artsy Mom!
1/26/2016
6:30 PM
Please join us for the first of our weekly Tai Chi classes.
These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting clothing, flat shoes and you'll be good to go.
1/27/2016
10:45 AM
Join Miss Michele for our popular Play and Tell program for children up through age 3 and their caregivers. Stories, rhymes, music, movement, short films, and time for play are all part of the mix!
More Info: 203-576-7025.

1/27/2016
6:00 PM
Yoga Can: Alleviate Stress, Increase Flexibility, Boost Vitality and Overall Wellness, Heal & Energize the Body.
Bring Yoga Mat & Water. The library will also provide a limited number of Mats.
To Reserve you space for class or for more info Contact Atara at (203) 209-3883 or thesunwiseyogi@gmail.com
1/27/2016
6:30 PM
Here is a workshop to help you find that great job.
This 4 session weekly series will cover how to organize your job search, tips on preparing your resume and application, and the secrets to successful interviewing.
Most importantly of all, each session will include a discussion on how to minimize the stress and anxiety that can come with hunting for that right job.
� Wednesday, January 6th Organizing Your Job Search
� Wednesday, January 13th Applying for the Job � Your Resume and Application � Part 1
� Wednesday, January 20th Applying for the Job � Your Resume and Application � Part 2
� Wednesday, January 27th Successful Interviewing
One on one counseling session will also be available.
All of this at no cost.
Your workshop leader will be Black Rock resident Joe Luciano. Joe has 35 years of Human Resource experience in financial service firms and has lived in various parts of the world leading and managing HR departments as well as helping applicants and employees achieve their career goals.
To register call 203 576-7025 or register here online.
1/28/2016
10:30 AM
Please join us for the first of our weekly Tai Chi classes.
These classes are designed for all ages and all fitness levels. Just wear loose fitting clothing, flat shoes and you�ll be good to go.
Program Room #2
Bridgeport Public Library-Black Rock Branch
1/28/2016
6:30 PM
The Black Rock Branch Library is pleased to announce we now have a new instructor proficient in both knitting and crocheting.
Please join us for each Thursday for a fun evening of knitting, crocheting and community. Knitters and crocheters of all levels are welcome.
Free Refreshments will be served. But, feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.

1/30/2016
1:30 PM
In this adventure docudrama set in 1996, several groups of professional climbers successfully scale Mount Everest only to be faced with tragedy when a monster storm surprises them as they attempt to make their descent. Jake Gyllenhaal, Josh Brolin, Jason Clarke, and John Hawkes co-star.
Directors: Baltasar Korm�kur; Rated PG; 121 minutes; 2015
Free Refreshments will be served - but feel free to bring a nonperishable food item for donation to the Black Rock Food Pantry.