Monday, June 15, 2020

Big updates at the VIRTUAL Millburn Library!

It's finally happening!

    Hours for contactless outside pickup: 10:00am-5:00pm, Weekdays only

     Starting Wed June 17

Place holds on bccls.org starting Wed., June 17

MORE INFORMATION HERE




Piano and Cellist Duet

Sunday June 21 | 3:00pm

Local musicians Maki Yoneta (pianist) and Cynthia Longley Richards (cellist) will be performing several alternating solos from the "German 3 Bs" - Bach, Beethoven, Brahms.

Register here for login information. Registrants will receive a Zoom link by email prior to the start of the program.

Chat with us at our Virtual Reference Desk!

The library building is still closed to the public, but don't worry! Our librarians are standing by to answer your questions. Need a book suggestion? Want to know how to download e-books? Just want to say hi? Join us!

MWF: 10am-12PM, TuTh: 4pm-6pm

Visit zoom.us and select "Join a Meeting"

Meeting code: 673-478-427 / Password: 396118

Virtual Suggestion Box

Looking for a title that is not in our digital library? Have an idea for a virtual program? You can always contact us and let us know! Email us at millcirc@bccls.org with the subject "Suggestion Box" in the title.



Want to learn more about your family's history?

Millburn Library staff member and genealogy enthusiast Cathy Pepin-Toussaint will help any Millburn Library cardholder with their research by searching Ancestry.com. Email cathy.pepintoussaint@millburn.bccls.org to start researching!


ADULT PROGRAMS

Book Bites with THE BOOK HOUSE

Monday June 15 | 4:00pm

Build your summer TBR pile! Join us for a virtual presentation of new and notable titles from bold bestsellers to indie gems. Presented by Millburn librarian Jon Michaud and Nadege Nicoll of the Book House.

Register here for login information. Registrants will receive a Zoom link by email prior to the start of the program.

Reiki Meditation

Tuesday June 16 | 1:00pm

Please join Reiki Master Teacher and Meditation/Mindfulness Instructor, Nadia Mitchell for a virtual Reiki-infused Meditation Class. Enjoy 60 mins of Guided Imagery, relaxation and energy check-ins. Participants will feel a deep sense of relaxation, relief, reduced anxiety and enhanced mental clarity.

Register here for login information. Registrants will receive a Zoom link by email prior to the start of the program.

Origami for Adults

Tuesday June 23 | 1:00pm

Tired of crossword puzzles and sudoku? Try origami, the art of paper-folding. No previous experience needed.

Presented by New Vitality from the Atlantic Health System. Register in advance for this meeting here.

Click on the Zoom link here to attend. Meeting ID: 932 1438 1011 / Password: 076643.

Virtual ESL Conversation Club

Beginners - Tuesdays at 11:00am

Intermediate - Thursdays at 10:00am

Come join us on Zoom for a relaxed and non-judgmental ESL conversation club. Register here for login information for beginners. Register here for login information for intermediate.

The login information is always the same, so if you have already attended, you may continue to use that same login information.

Virtual Unguided Meditation

Saturdays at 9:00am

Heartfulness Meditation Program offers a simple set of relaxation and meditation exercises to help restore balance in life, manage stress, better your health, and lead you to inner calm and peace. The program is conducted by certified Heartfulness trainers.

Click on the Zoom link here to attend. Meeting ID: 856 8782 3186 / Password: 905169


Children's Programs

Storytime Shorts

Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 11:00am on our social media channels

Visit our social media channels every Sunday, Wednesday and Friday at 11am for virtual stories, songs and surprises presented by our Children's Librarians.


Teen Programs

College Prep: Taking a Gap Year

Wednesday June 24 | 5:00pm

Graduating Seniors & Parents: Learn what a gap year is and what it means in post-quarantine academia.

You CAN take a Gap Year this Fall! Are you wondering about the benefits of a Gap Year, and realistic options amidst COVID? Join Katherine Stievater, Founder of Gap Year Solutions, for a virtual presentation and Q&A about the many available domestic programs, local activities, and new options offering social connection and mentoring to students.

Register here for login information. Registrants will receive a Zoom link by email prior to the start of the program.

Millburn Teen Read-and-Review

For Grades 7-12

Get volunteer hours for doing what you love to do already: reading. Click the link to take part.