Bellevue/William O. Lockridge Neighborhood Library

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Week

Speeches of John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr.

The Bellevue Neighborhood Library will be celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Week with speeches of John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 6 p.m. in the Main Meeting Room.

Sip and Spill

Adult Urban Book Club

"When Billie was eight years old, her father was murdered.

High Noon Book Club

High Noon Book Club celebrates Black History Month with a discussion on: The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration, by Isabel Wilkerson.

Glorious March to Liberty: Civil War to Civil Rights

Tuesday, Jan. 28, 10 a.m.

The African American Civil War Memorial and Museum is dedicated to keeping alive the contributions of men and women of African descent in securing liberty and equality for themselves and others.

January is Get Organized Month!

Come check out our display!

The start of the New Year and the resolutions that accompany it make January the perfect time to get serious about becoming better organized mentally and physically. According to experts, better organization lowers stress and increases productivity.

MLK Week Film: The Rosa Parks Story

Join us as we celebrate MLK Week with a showing of the Rosa Parks Story on Monday, Jan. 13.The film will begin promptly at 4 p.m. in the main meeting room.Hope to see you there!

MLK Week

Children's Programming

We are very excited here in the Bellevue Library Children's Room! This month is bringing a ton of fun programs and very many of them are focused on Martin Luther King Jr.

Oatstanding Oatmeal

'You have to eat oatmeal or you'll dry up. Anybody knows that.' - Kay Thompson

2013 is over, time to step into 2014. Aside from a New Year’s Resolution, what is the best way to do that?

Enchanted by 'The Disenchantments'

Starring headlining band the Disenchantments, this book focuses on the three girls who form the band and their friend Colby, who has been a sidekick to the band since its inception.

Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Community

Thursday, Dec. 26, beginning at 2:00 pm

Join us as we explore the principals and traditions of this seven day Winter holiday based on the First Fruits Festivals of the African continent.  Our afternoon program features the practice of Kwanzaa, folktales, crafts, adornment and foods.All ages.