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Virtual Banned Books Week Bingo

October 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDT

Free

Celebrate “Banned Books Week” with book-themed online bingo! Players can try to win by being the first person to mark 5 titles of banned or challenged books in a row (going up or down, left or right, or diagonally). Book titles will include those for children, tweens/teens, and adults. Learn more about Banned Books Week and find more banned or challenged book titles at http://www.ala.org/advocacy/bb… or https://bannedbooksweek.org/

This meeting will be held online via Zoom. Please register and a Zoom link and password will be sent to you by e-mail. You can receive it at any time up to one hour ahead of the event along with a link to a unique bingo card you can print out ahead of time or mark online during the game. To protect participants’ privacy, this meeting will not be recorded and participants will have the option to rename themselves for the meeting. For those under 18 years of age who may be joining us, we recommend that a parent/legal guardian be with you during the meeting. Learn more about Zoom at zoom.us.

Free. Registration is required and will close 24 hours before the event. Limit to 30 players.

To request an accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act for library-sponsored events, please call 408-808-2000 at least three business days prior to the event.

Details

Date:
October 2
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://sjpl.bibliocommons.com/events/5f6e91f2969bc02f001a220b