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May 2019

BPL – Managing Epilepsy

May 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Bloomington Public Library,
205 E. Olive
Bloomington, 61701
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MANAGING EPILEPSY – COMMUNITY ROOM 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Learn about this serious yet manageable condition through a series of programs sponsored by the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago and held at Bloomington Public Library. In May, we’ll discuss Seizure Recognition and First Aid. Is every seizure an emergency? Did you know there are more than 20 types of seizures? Learn how to handle such an event and when to call 911. Find out more »

BPL – Summer Reading Program

May 29 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Bloomington Public Library,
205 E. Olive
Bloomington, 61701
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Summer Reading 2019 will run from Tuesday, May 28-Monday, July 29. This year’s theme is It’s Showtime at Bloomington Public Library, and the Library’s many Summer programs will – as always – be offered at absolutely no cost to attendees! Kids, teens, and adults who finish the program and turn in their completed reading logs by July 29 will receive a prize pack! Prize packs can be picked up beginning June 10. The Summer Reading theme is “It’s Showtime at Bloomington… Find out more »

Lunchtime Concert – Mark Boon

May 29 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Enjoy a picnic lunch in Wither’s Park, and listen to some wonderful acoustic and folk music performed  by Mark Boon ( formerly of Hip Pocket) Where: Wither’s Park, corner of East and Washington, in front of PNC Bank. Time:11:30 am-1 pm Cost: FREE Brought to you by the City of Bloomington Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department Find out more »

Jazz Upfront -V.I.B. Star

May 29 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jazz Upfront,
107 W. Front Street
Bloomington, IL 61701 United States
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On Wednesdays, Jazz Gives Back with its VERY IMPORTANT BARTENDER Program Special guest bartenders are invited to pour to raise money for their favorite charity or organization. Tonight’s V.I.B is STAR,who will be pouring for Neville House,a safe shelter for those seeking refuge from domestic violence. Find out more »

nightshop – The Convalescence

May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Legend Agency Presents The Convalescence, Adrift on River Styx, From Blue To Gray, and more TBA May 29th at nightshop in Bloomington, IL. Doors open at 6pm, Tickets are $10 in advance $12 at the door, All Ages welcome.   Find out more »

BPL – Summer Reading Kick Off Party

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bloomington Public Library,
205 E. Olive
Bloomington, 61701
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SUMMER READING KICK OFF PARTY 10 AM – NOON IN THE CHILDREN’S DEPARTMENT It’s showtime at Bloomington Public Library! Start the summer off right with a variety of book-based activities. We’ll have crafts, music, and storytelling from Mike Lockett and the Twin City Tale Spinners!   Find out more »
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