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Programs @ Your Library 

Billings Public Library offers free programs for Older Adults that focus on a wide variety of topics and support our commitment to lifelong learning.

Let us know what other classes, events or programs you would like to see at the library. We appreciate your suggestions! Send them our way by calling 406-657-8255 or emailing us.

AARP Program
Cognitive Kits

Announcing BPL CogKits!

We’re excited to announce the arrival of Billings Public Library CogKits.

These cognitive activity kits for adults with dementia and their caregivers are available in two levels: Early Stage and Middle/Late Stage.

Each kit includes a number of books, games and activities and may be placed on hold through the library catalog or by calling 657-8255.

This resource has been funded by a generous grant from the Friends of the Billings Public Library and the Montana Geriatric Education Center.

Come see what a the buzz is about at our COG Kit Open House! February 14th at 3 p.m. under the 1st Floor Oculus. This is a great opportunity to see what’s in each kit and add your name to the waiting list so you can check one out for yourself.

Tech for Older Adults: Music and Magazines

Friday, Feb. 28 @ 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. - 2nd Floor Computer Classroom

Did you know that you can download music and digital magazines for free with your library card from your smartphone, tablet or computer?

Come to this class and learn how! Space is limited, please call 406-657-8255 to reserve your spot.

music and magazines
Feb 26 Tech Tutoring

One-on- One Computer Tutoring Sessions for Older Adults

Would you like some personalized help learning to better use your smartphone or other digital device? Maybe there's a website or computer program that you could use some help navigating? Whatever the case may be, give us a call and sign up for a one hour session with a librarian that will help answer your questions and make you a more confident user of technology.

Call 406-657-8255 to set up an appointment with the Senior Outreach Librarian!