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Monday          10-9
Tuesday         10-9
Wednesday    10-5
Thursday        10-9
Friday            10-5
Saturday         10-1 
(September - June)

Closings

 

Friday, April 3rd

Friday, April 10th

 

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Movie Nite RESCHEDULED!

It's Movie Nite at the Bogota Library.                                            

Big Hero 6

Thursday, March 26th at 6PM

The Friends of the Bogota Library will be selling snacks and water for $1.00 each. All proceeds fund library programs and new materials.


Kids Knit

Calling all kids ages 8 and up! Come on down and knit something cool!

Next Meeting: Saturdays, March 28th, April 11th and 25th  at 10:30AM

Lego League

Everything is awesome when you have Legos! Come on down and build something today!

Next Meetings: Saturdays, March 28th, April 11th and 25th  at 10:30AM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Chess

Chess is back! Learn the basics, meet people, have fun!

Next Meetings: Saturdays, March 28th, April 11th and 25th  at 11:30AM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


"Dr. Who" Lovers Club

There are few things more riveting and intellectually stimulating than a “Doctor Who” episode (according to enthusiasts anyway). Whether you're a Tardis neophyte or a verifiable Time Lord expert, you are cordially invited to experience (or re-experience) the awesomeness that is Doctor Who all the way from the classic era! Hold on to your sonic screwdrivers!

Tuesday, March 31st and April 14th at 7PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


The Nintendo Gamer's Club

Join the Nintendo Gamer's Club

Open to all patrons ages 5 and up!

Come on down join our Nintendo Wii U, Wii, and Sega Genesis Tournaments!

Thursday, April 2nd at 6:00PM

1 OPENING REMAINING!

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


What's Playin' Movie Club

Join our What's Playin' Movie Club and S.E.E. our great club for yourself!

See a Movie, Eat Some Snacks, and Enjoy Some Discussion! Ages 18 and up only.

This month's selection will be:  

Monday, April 6th at 6PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Movie Nite

It's Movie Nite at the Bogota Library.                                            

Penguins of Madagascar

Thursday, April 9th at 6PM

The Friends of the Bogota Library will be selling snacks and water for $1.00 each. All proceeds fund library programs and new materials.


Origami Easter Crafts

Jump into spring with Origami Easter Crafts! Join Shihoko Sakurai, our local origami aficionado, and create your own fancy schmancy Easter themed origami bunnies, eggs, and baskets to keep for yourself or to give as a gift to a loved it.

Saturday, April 4th at 11:30AM

SPACE IS LIMITED! Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Unplugged Family Game Night

Bring the whole family for Board Game Night!

Open to patrons of all ages!

Fun doesn't always come in an electronic gadget. C'mon down and experience fun with new and classic board games. Bring a friend, bring the family, BRING EVERYONE!

Tuesday, April 7th at 6:00PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Movie Nite

It's Movie Nite at the Bogota Library.                                            

Penguins of Madagascar

Thursday, April 9th at 6PM

The Friends of the Bogota Library will be selling snacks and water for $1.00 each. All proceeds fund library programs and new materials.


Sounding the Silence: Senior Poetry Workshop 

It's time to get creative and bring out your inner poet! This workshop looks briefly at the devices of music and silence in today's poetry. It will be followed by readings from "Manhatten Plaza." Join our group and bring a favorite poem of your own.

Features guest writer James Nicola. 

Thursday, April 16th at 2PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Poetry Through the Ears: Kids' Poetry Workshop 

This hands-on creative poetry experience is open to poets in Grades 2-9. Come on down and explore the various things poets do on the page to reach the ears of listeners in different ways.

Thursday, April 16th at 6PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Poetry Clubs

Get creative with some poetry writing here at the library!

Night Traveler's Poetry Club (Grades 6-12)

Thursday, April 16th at 6PM

Monday, Adventurer's Poetry Club (Grades 3-5)

Thursday, April 16th at 6PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Smartypants Lecture Series 

Guest Children's Author: Rob Skead

Saturday, April 18th at 11:30AM

Estate Planning Program

Tuesday, April 21st at 6:30PM

Sports Writer: Dan Schlossberg

Tuesday, April 28th at 2PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


NEW Spirituality Book Club

This is a book discussion group to connect those interested in the world beyond our five physical senses. We can call it "Spiritual Growth", "Metaphysics", or just plain curiosity about the world outside the proverbial box. Some subjects would be reincarnation, past lives, near death experiences and spirit healing. We will be discussing the book:  

"Afterlives of the Rich and Famous" by Sylvia Browne

Next Meeting: Monday, April 20th at 7:00 PM

Copies of the book are available at the Bogota Public Library. Get your copy before the next meeting.

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Friends of the Library Meeting
WE NEED SOME FRIENDS!
The Bogota Library is looking for volunteers to join our Friends group. Meetings are monthly on the 4th Monday of the Month.
 
Next Meeting: April 23rd at 7PM
 
We hope you join us! Our library wouldn't be the place that it is without the gracious help of our volunteers!

Trivia Night With Mr. Roman

Mr. Roman's Blockbusters Trivia Night is back. Join a team and compete for prizes. Questions span multiple generations making this game great for everyone ages 8 and up! 

Thursday, April 30th at 7:30PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


Food for Thought Book Club

Come on down to Read Eat and Discuss (R.E.A.D.) some of the hottest reads. The club will be discussing:

"The DressMaker of Khair Khana" by Gale Tzemach Lemmon

Next Meeting: Monday, May 11th at 7:00 PM

Copies of the book are available at the Bogota Public Library. Get your copy before the next meeting.

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


   WEEKLY HAPPENINGS AT
THE BOGOTA PUBLIC LIBRARY


MONDAYS - THURSDAYS


Reading Buddies

Mondays - Thursdays from 3:30PM - 5:00PM

Bring in your child third grade or younger for a reading buddy or a homework helper!

Our Reading Buddies will read to your child or listen to your child read to them. They can also help with their homework! Reading buddies is open to children in third grade or younger. 

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!


MONDAYS


Read to Maggie the Beagle

Help your child foster their love of reading by letting them be Maggie's Reading Buddy! Come on down, pick out a book, and read to Maggie our Children's Section.

Mondays at 4:00PM

Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!

**Space is limited


TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS


Geek Squad

Having trouble with your smartphone or tablet? Camera? Some other technological doo-hicky giving you headaches? Bogota Public Library extends its resident Geek Squad to aid you! Call the library to make an appointment, and come on in with your gadget. You'll leave a little calmer, a little happier! Appointments are for 1/2 hour slots, so be sure to have your questions and your thinking cap ready!! All are welcome. 
 
Tuesdays from 10AM - 11AM
 
Wednesdays from 4PM - 5PM
 
You must register for a 30 minute time slot. Stop in or Call (201) 488 - 7185 to register today or Click here to sign up online!

TUESDAYS


ESL Night Chat

Learn English here at the library!

C'mon down Tuesday evenings at 7PM and sharpen your speaking skills.

No registration required! C'mon down and join the conversation!


WEDNESDAYS


ESL English Conversation

Learn English through conversation!

C'mon down Wednesday mornings at 10:00am and sharpen your speaking skills.

No registration required! C'mon down and join the conversation!


Musical Storytime

Wednesday mornings at 10:30AM

Starts March 11th

for some fun musical stories!

Foster your love of reading with a love of music!

No Registration Required. Bring the little ones and come on down!

 


THURSDAYS


Storytime

Thursday mornings at 10:30AM

for some fun interactive stories!

Take a journey through some amazing books and have fun along the way!

No Registration Required. Bring the little ones and come on down!


Yarntwisters

Join the knitting circle! Our group of avid knitters and crocheters meet in the back room of the library to work on projects and enjoy each other's company.

Meets the FIRST AND THIRD Thursdays of the month at 7:00 PM

Yarntwisters is an adult knitting group for knitters and crocheters of all expertises!

Complete beginners always welcome!

C'mon down and join the fun. No registration required.


FRIDAYS


Toddler Play Group

Fridays at 10:30AM

Calling all toddlers! C'mon down for the toddler play group. It's toys, toddlers, and fun here at the library! It's toddler-tastic!


Friday Flix

Fridays at 12PM

Bring your brown bag lunch and C'mon down for a free surprise movie!

No need to register...Just drop on in and bring a friend!


 



Coming Events
Today:
Thu Mar 26
 Movie Nite: Big Hero 6 at 6PM
 Storytime 10:30AM
 Reading Buddies 3:30PM
Fri Mar 27
 Toddler Play Group 10:30AM
 Friday Flix 12PM
Sat Mar 28
 Kids Knit 10:30AM
 Lego League 10:30AM
 Chess 11:30AM
Mon Mar 30
 Reading Buddies 3:30PM
 Read to Maggie 4PM
Tue Mar 31
 Geek Squad 10AM
 Reading Buddies 3:30PM
 ESL Night Chat 7PM
Wed Apr 1
 English Conversation 10AM
 Musical Storytime 10:30AM
 Reading Buddies 3:30PM
 Geek Squad
Thu Apr 2
 Storytime 10:30AM
 Reading Buddies 3:30PM
 Nintendo Club 6PM
 Yarntwisters 7PM
Fri Apr 3
 CLOSED
Sat Apr 4
 Origami Easter Crafts 11:30AM
Mon Apr 6
 What's Playin' Movie Club 6PM
Tue Apr 7
 Geek Squad 10AM
 Unplugged Family Game Night 6PM
 ESL Night Chat 7PM
Wed Apr 8
 English Conversation 10AM
 Musical Storytime 10:30AM
 Geek Squad 4PM
Thu Apr 9
 Movie Nite: Penguins of Madagascar 6PM

Bogota Public Library
375 Larch Avenue, Bogota, NJ 07603
Phone: 201-488-7185