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  1. Senior Outreach at Sweetwater Retirement Community

    June 9, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  2. Senior Outreach at Magic City Terrace

    June 9, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  3. Senior Outreach at Aspen Grove

    June 10, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  4. Senior Outreach at South 40

    June 11, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  5. Senior Outreach at St. John's

    June 11, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  6. Senior Outreach at Autumn Springs

    June 16, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  7. Senior Outreach at Eagle Cliff Healthcare

    June 16, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  8. Senior Outreach at Prairie Tower Apartments

    June 17, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  9. Senior Outreach at Highgate Senior Living

    June 17, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  10. Senior Outreach at Central Court Village

    June 18, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  11. Senior Outreach at Mission Ridge

    June 18, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  12. Senior Outreach at Avantara

    June 23, 2020, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  13. Senior Outreach at Wyndstone

    June 23, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  14. Senior Outreach at Bella Terra Billings (Formerly Valley Health & Rehab)

    June 24, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  15. Senior Outreach at The Vista

    June 24, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  16. Senior Outreach at Sage Tower

    June 25, 2020, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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  17. Senior Outreach at Parkview Care Center

    June 25, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The Senior/Homebound Outreach Program makes monthly visits to Senior residential facilities and nursing homes, bringing the experience of browsing for Library materials right inside the doors.

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Children's Calendar

  1. Story Time Online

    June 5, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  2. Our Shared Shelf: Tween Book Club

    June 5, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Hey Tweens! Love to read? Come hang out with friends and talk all things books: your latest read, bookish news, and other fun! Our Shared Shelf virtual book club is open to tweens ages 9-12. We will not be reading the same book on a set timeline; rather, we will meet to talk about our favorite books, what we’re reading, and meet new bookish friends. For more information on how to participate, email the Children’s Desk at kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov.

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  3. Otterly Purrfect Saturday Stories

    June 6, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Join Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter and Zoo Montana for special Story Times every Saturday in June and July featuring wild and tame animals! Tune into our YouTube channel at 11am and enjoy some otterly purrfect stories.

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  4. Story Time Online

    June 8, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  5. Discover the Fun - Online Edition

    June 8, 2020, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Discover the Fun craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  6. Take and Make Craft - Online Edition

    June 8, 2020, 3:00 PM - 3:15 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Take and Make craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  7. Books and Babies Online

    June 9, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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  8. Bring Your Own Grownup

    June 9, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Join us on June 9 at 3pm for our inaugural program, Bring Your Own Grownup (BYOG), where we encourage families to participate in craft and nature activities together. Our first video will post to the library YouTube channel, you can reach it here https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVuxf0qA-MlNFlZPcNokzQg Be prepared to get down and dirty for some serious crafting fun!

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  9. Chapter Book Read Aloud

    June 10, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library's YouTube Channel

    Join us Miss Carla for a reading from a popular chapter book.

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  10. Summer Yoga - Online Edition

    June 10, 2020, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube channel

    Celebrate the beginning of Summer this month by tuning in for Summer-themed Yoga. Learn some fun, new yoga poses, practice mindful breathwork, and more! Summer Yoga is taught and facilitated by a Yoga Alliance certified yoga teacher.

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  11. Books and Babies Online

    June 11, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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  12. Imagine Your World: Explore Billings and Beyond - Woodturning

    June 11, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us on your YouTube channel for a woodturning demonstration. A local craftsman will take a piece of redwood and turn it into a Harry Potter wand by using a lathe.

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  13. Story Time Online

    June 12, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  14. Our Shared Shelf: Tween Book Club

    June 12, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Hey Tweens! Love to read? Come hang out with friends and talk all things books: your latest read, bookish news, and other fun! Our Shared Shelf virtual book club is open to tweens ages 9-12. We will not be reading the same book on a set timeline; rather, we will meet to talk about our favorite books, what we’re reading, and meet new bookish friends. For more information on how to participate, email the Children’s Desk at kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov.

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  15. Otterly Purrfect Saturday Stories

    June 13, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Join Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter and Zoo Montana for special Story Times every Saturday in June and July featuring wild and tame animals! Tune into our YouTube channel at 11am and enjoy some otterly purrfect stories.

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  16. Story Time Online

    June 15, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  17. Discover the Fun - Online Edition

    June 15, 2020, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Discover the Fun craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  18. Take and Make Craft - Online Edition

    June 15, 2020, 3:00 PM - 3:15 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Take and Make craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  19. Books and Babies Online

    June 16, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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  20. Chapter Book Read Aloud

    June 17, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library's YouTube Channel

    Join us Miss Carla for a reading from a popular chapter book.

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  21. Kids in the Kitchen - Peach Melba Breakfast Pops (Online Edition)

    June 17, 2020, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    We will continue this popular program from home. On June 17th at 3pm we will be using Good Housekeeping Kids Cook! a cookbook available from our newest e-reader service Freading to prepare Peach Melba Breakfast Pops (around pg.23). Freading allows for unlimited downloads of a book at the same time, perfect for an online cooking class. Download the freading app and check out this month’s book. Grab the ingredients and be ready to follow along on our YouTube channel.

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  22. Books and Babies Online

    June 18, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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  23. Imagine Your World: Explore Billings and Beyond - Visit a Montana cattle ranch!

    June 18, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library YouTube

    Explore a real Montana cattle ranch virtually. Feel what it's like to drive a tractor, herd cattle and ride a horse.

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  24. Story Time Online

    June 19, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  25. Our Shared Shelf: Tween Book Club

    June 19, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Hey Tweens! Love to read? Come hang out with friends and talk all things books: your latest read, bookish news, and other fun! Our Shared Shelf virtual book club is open to tweens ages 9-12. We will not be reading the same book on a set timeline; rather, we will meet to talk about our favorite books, what we’re reading, and meet new bookish friends. For more information on how to participate, email the Children’s Desk at kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov.

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  26. Otterly Purrfect Saturday Stories

    June 20, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Join Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter and Zoo Montana for special Story Times every Saturday in June and July featuring wild and tame animals! Tune into our YouTube channel at 11am and enjoy some otterly purrfect stories.

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  27. Story Time Online

    June 22, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  28. Discover the Fun - Online Edition

    June 22, 2020, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Discover the Fun craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  29. Take and Make Craft - Online Edition

    June 22, 2020, 3:00 PM - 3:15 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Take and Make craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  30. Books and Babies Online

    June 23, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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  31. Chapter Book Read Aloud

    June 24, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library's YouTube Channel

    Join us Miss Carla for a reading from a popular chapter book.

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  32. Books and Babies Online

    June 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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  33. Imagine Your World: Explore Billings and Beyond - Zoo Montana Facebook Live

    June 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Billings Public Library - Facebook LIVE

    Each Thursday morning in June and July we will explore Billings virtually. Join us as we take a trip to ZooMontana, stage a medieval sword fight, tour a local fire station and so much more. Zoo Montana Live: We are hosting ZooMontana on our Facebook Page Live on June 25th at 11am. Check in and see some fuzzy, creepy and crawly creatures and learn about the importance of conservation of Montana wildlife.

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  34. Story Time Online

    June 26, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  35. Our Shared Shelf: Tween Book Club

    June 26, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Hey Tweens! Love to read? Come hang out with friends and talk all things books: your latest read, bookish news, and other fun! Our Shared Shelf virtual book club is open to tweens ages 9-12. We will not be reading the same book on a set timeline; rather, we will meet to talk about our favorite books, what we’re reading, and meet new bookish friends. For more information on how to participate, email the Children’s Desk at kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov.

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  36. STEM at Home: Coding with Scratch

    June 26, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Billings Public Library's YouTube channel

    Want to learn how to code, but don’t know where to start? Tune in and explore Scratch, one of your library staff’s favorite coding platforms for beginners! We’ll go step by step to learn how to access Scratch, how to choose a template or begin your own project, and how to code with Scratch building blocks. Participants will need an electronic device and access to the internet. Afterwards, share your project with the library by emailing it to kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov. No registration necessary.

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  37. Otterly Purrfect Saturday Stories

    June 27, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    Join Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter and Zoo Montana for special Story Times every Saturday in June and July featuring wild and tame animals! Tune into our YouTube channel at 11am and enjoy some otterly purrfect stories.

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  38. Story Time Online

    June 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Allynne for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Monday and Friday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube Channel.

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  39. Discover the Fun - Online Edition

    June 29, 2020, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Discover the Fun craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  40. Take and Make Craft - Online Edition

    June 29, 2020, 3:00 PM - 3:15 PM @ Billings Public Library YouTube Channel

    A new Take and Make craft kit will be available every week (6/8-7/20) Kits will include the necessary craft supplies to complete the weekly craft. Email the kidsdesk@billingsmt.gov and let us know how many kits for this week’s craft to add to your curbside pickup order. (1 kit per child) Watch our video on YouTube to see how to complete the craft.

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  41. Books and Babies Online

    June 30, 2020, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Billings Public Library on YouTube

    Join us Miss Carla for a familiar routine. We will be enjoy stories and songs every Tuesday and Thursday at 11 am on the Library's YouTube channel.

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Main Calendar

  1. Library Garden Challenge

    May 18, 2020, 1:00 PM - June 30, 2020, 5:00 PM

    From Monday, May 18th through Tuesday, June 30th, participate in the Library Garden Challenge. Attempt to name all plants, trees, shrubs, roses, perennials and ornamental grasses on the library campus excluding areas closed to the public. The library campus includes: the parking lot islands, edges along North Broadway, parking area near the Dude Rancher Lodge, building’s north side along 6th Avenue North, and edges along North 29th Street. This activity can be done while the library is closed. Top entries which name the most plants correctly, both common and Latin names, will go into a drawing for prizes worth over $100. Grand prize is a $50 Lowe’s gift card. 2nd prize is large planter with a $15 Lowe’s gift card and decorative wasp trap. 3rd prize is a gardening book (Rocky Mountain Fruit & Vegetable Gardening by Diana Maranhao) with $15 a Lowe’s gift card. Complete rules and submission form are available on the library's adult web page: https://billingslibrary.org/397/Adults

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  2. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 5, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  3. Introduction to Oil Painting with Terri Porta

    June 6, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Join local artist Terri Porta as she guides us step-by-step through the exciting world of art and oil painting in this four-part introductory series! Each session will take place virtually through Zoom every Saturday in June from 2-3pm. Email refdesk@billingsmt.gov to sign up for this great new series; we will provide you with directions to connect to the program and a suggested supply list so you can paint along with Terri - no previous art experience is needed! We look forward to seeing you at this new-to-our library program.??

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  4. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 8, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  5. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 9, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  6. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 10, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  7. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 11, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  8. Tai Chi for Everyone presented by the Taoist Tai Chi Society of Billings

    June 11, 2020, 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

    In the Taoist tradition, a person's health depends on the harmony of body, mind, and spirit. The Taoist Tai Chi arts exercise the entire physiology, including the tendons, joints, connective tissue and the internal organs. Attendees should wear comfortable clothing that allows movement, including grip-less, flat-soled shoes, and should be prepared to sign a waiver.

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  9. Knitting Circle and Fiber Arts Group

    June 11, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    We are the library's fiber arts enthusiasts who knit, crochet, embroider, spin, felt, and generally love fiber arts. We get together the second Tuesday and fourth Thursday of every month to talk about what we enjoy the most and share projects. If you're a newbie at the fiber craft game, we can help you learn! This is our Fellowship, we look forward to your company!

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  10. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 12, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  11. Dementia Education Series: Understanding & Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

    June 12, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Community Room

    Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings. This program will prepare you to decode behavioral messages, identify common triggers, and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer’s disease.

    This program is presented by the Alzheimer's Association in partnership with the Billings Public Library. RSVPs are encouraged: 1-800-272-3900 (24/7 Helpline)

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  12. Introduction to Oil Painting with Terri Porta

    June 13, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Join local artist Terri Porta as she guides us step-by-step through the exciting world of art and oil painting in this four-part introductory series! Each session will take place virtually through Zoom every Saturday in June from 2-3pm. Email refdesk@billingsmt.gov to sign up for this great new series; we will provide you with directions to connect to the program and a suggested supply list so you can paint along with Terri - no previous art experience is needed! We look forward to seeing you at this new-to-our library program.??

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  13. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 15, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  14. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 16, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  15. Adult Summer Reading Online Book Group Begins!

    June 17, 2020, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ In BPL's Billings Bookmarks Facebook Group

    Our summer book club is going online! In honor of this year's Summer Reading theme, "Imagine Your Story", we will be reading In Calabria by legendary author Peter S. Beagle, a tale about a farmer and the impossible guest who changes his life. This title is available for free digital download on Freading, our new online ebook resource, where it can be checked out with your BPL library card. Pick up a copy, then join us online in our Facebook group, The Billings Bookmarks, to discuss it with your fellow readers. We will be covering a few chapters each week, so it'll be easy to read along!

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  16. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 17, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  17. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 18, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  18. Tai Chi for Everyone presented by the Taoist Tai Chi Society of Billings

    June 18, 2020, 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

    In the Taoist tradition, a person's health depends on the harmony of body, mind, and spirit. The Taoist Tai Chi arts exercise the entire physiology, including the tendons, joints, connective tissue and the internal organs. Attendees should wear comfortable clothing that allows movement, including grip-less, flat-soled shoes, and should be prepared to sign a waiver.

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  19. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 19, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  20. Introduction to Oil Painting with Terri Porta

    June 20, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Join local artist Terri Porta as she guides us step-by-step through the exciting world of art and oil painting in this four-part introductory series! Each session will take place virtually through Zoom every Saturday in June from 2-3pm. Email refdesk@billingsmt.gov to sign up for this great new series; we will provide you with directions to connect to the program and a suggested supply list so you can paint along with Terri - no previous art experience is needed! We look forward to seeing you at this new-to-our library program.??

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  21. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 22, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  22. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 23, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  23. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 24, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  24. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 25, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  25. Tai Chi for Everyone presented by the Taoist Tai Chi Society of Billings

    June 25, 2020, 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

    In the Taoist tradition, a person's health depends on the harmony of body, mind, and spirit. The Taoist Tai Chi arts exercise the entire physiology, including the tendons, joints, connective tissue and the internal organs. Attendees should wear comfortable clothing that allows movement, including grip-less, flat-soled shoes, and should be prepared to sign a waiver.

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  26. Knitting Circle and Fiber Arts Group

    June 25, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    We are the library's fiber arts enthusiasts who knit, crochet, embroider, spin, felt, and generally love fiber arts. We get together the second Tuesday and fourth Thursday of every month to talk about what we enjoy the most and share projects. If you're a newbie at the fiber craft game, we can help you learn! This is our Fellowship, we look forward to your company!

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  27. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 26, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  28. Introduction to Oil Painting with Terri Porta

    June 27, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Join local artist Terri Porta as she guides us step-by-step through the exciting world of art and oil painting in this four-part introductory series! Each session will take place virtually through Zoom every Saturday in June from 2-3pm. Email refdesk@billingsmt.gov to sign up for this great new series; we will provide you with directions to connect to the program and a suggested supply list so you can paint along with Terri - no previous art experience is needed! We look forward to seeing you at this new-to-our library program.??

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  29. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  30. Curbside pickup for hold items M-F 11am-4pm

    June 30, 2020, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    The Library has curbside pickup of items that have been on hold. While the library remains closed to public access, patrons with available holds will now be able to pick them up on the west side of the Library building on North 29th Street. Patrons should wait for a notification from the library and then pick up their items curbside. This interim curbside service will be available Monday-Friday from 11 am. – 4 p.m. until further notice. Items will be sanitized prior to checkout. For those who have library items checked out, they can be returned curbside when picking up holds or deposited in the drive-up book drop.

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  31. LitCentric Book Discussion Group

    June 30, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Go off the beaten track with LitCentric. This book group meets on the last Tuesday of the month between January and October, and uses a combination of self-purchased books and Library book club kits.

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Teen Calendar

  1. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 5, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  2. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 8, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  3. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 9, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  4. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 10, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  5. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 11, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  6. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 12, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  7. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 15, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  8. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 16, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  9. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 17, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  10. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 18, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  11. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 19, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  12. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 22, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  13. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 23, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  14. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 24, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  15. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 25, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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  16. Teens: Remote Dungeons and Dragons

    June 26, 2020, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Remote

    Just because the library is currently closed doesn’t mean that we can’t keep having some grand tabletop adventures! The TECH Lab is looking to start a remote weekly session of Dungeons and Dragons, so interested teens can contact Cody by email at allenc@billingsmt.gov for more info. Once we have enough interested teens we will figure out a day and time that works for everyone, as well as the best way for everyone to meet remotely to play. No experience is required, we’re just looking for some hearty adventurers to play from the comfort of their own homes!

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