Bellevue (William O. Lockridge) Neighborhood Library

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Crafty Tuesdays

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 4:00 pm

Exercise your creativity as well as your hands with seasonal projects.  Each session is intended for children 8 to 12 years old, but younger participants with a caregiver are welcome.  Take home a work of art or make a gift share each week.

Zumba for Teen & Adults

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 7:00 pm

ZUMBA is "FUN AND EASY TO DO."   The routines are aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.

Read Across America

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:30 am

The William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library celebrates Dr. Seuss's birthday a day early with a special story time and special guests.  Groups are welcome.
Preschool Story Time

Preschool Story Time

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:30 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years. Children and their caregivers, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them. Class groups are welcome. Please no children under 2 years of age unless attending with a sibling or class group.  
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Chess and Checkers Club

Each and every Wednesday students are invited to learn and play chess and checkers. Lessons and play will begin at 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Children of all ages and levels are encouraged to come and join the fun. There will be prizes for children who participate. The games will help students to continue to develop their critical thinking skills in a safe, fun and competitive environment.  Mr. Lawrence, our children's librarian, will be in charge of instruction and coordination. We hope to see you here!  
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In the Smoke of the Sting

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join Washington National Opera artist Jarrod Lee in a music journey entitled In the Smoke of the Sting, which threads the words, determination, and courage of three Champion boxers - Joe Louis, Emile Griffith and Muhammad Ali - through music and poetry, and arias from operas written about these men.
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Wii Move

Thursday, March 2, 2017, 6:00 pm

Wii Move is an exercise activity for children ages 5-12.  Twist, turn, and move like never before with fun, motion-controlled experiences.  

Tax Assistance

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 10:00 am

From February 1 through April 18, meet with a qualified AARP tax aide at your local library to help answer your tax questions and prepare your 2016 income tax filing.   For more information and to find other sites offering tax assistance, please visit
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 10:30 am

Get up and get moving at our Toddler Story Times! These 20-30 minute programs are full of books, songs and fun activities are designed to help develop your child’s language skills. Children ages 18-36 months and their grownups are encouraged to engage with the stories and activities and participate in the program along with the children.
Hidden Figures

High Noon Book Club

Monday, March 6, 2017, 12:00 pm

High Noon Book Club will discuss Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly on Monday March 6, 2017 at 12 p.m. in Room B.