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   Tuesday, July 17, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5&up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


   Wednesday, July 18, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, July 19, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Train to Crystal City by Jan Jarboe Russell. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Friday, July 20, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Animal Adventures
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Meet live animals, including a ring-tailed lemur! Hear interesting stories and information about them and get up close and personal. Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Tuesday, July 24, 2018
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Campfire Singalong
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3 & up Sing camp songs, listen to not-so-scary stories andhave a " s'more". Yum!! Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Wednesday, July 25, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, July 26, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


   Friday, July 27, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Wednesday, August 1, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, August 2, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Sing, Play, Grow with Philip Alexander
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Singer/songwriter and popular children?s entertainer Philip will perform traditional favorites and well loved original songs and stories. A talented multi-instrumentalist, his performances include a rich variety of sounds: guitar, harmonica, ukulele, dulcimer, ocarina, bamboo flute, djembe drum and boomwhackers. Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Friday, August 3, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Monday, August 6, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Marie Benedict's The Other Einstein and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Wednesday, August 8, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Family Game Night
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Board games and pizza! We provide the games and pizza and you provide the fun!


   Thursday, August 9, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


   Friday, August 10, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Tuesday, August 14, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5&up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Pick your own book and share it with the group. New members always welcome.


   Wednesday, August 15, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Marshmallow Island, - an adventure in WorldMusic
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
by Mystic Drumz all ages This adventure blends multicultural music themes and interactive audience participation featuring eclectic instruments sourced from around the world. Bring the whole family to laugh and learn together! Sign up at the Children's Desk.


   Thursday, August 16, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


   Friday, August 17, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Wednesday, August 22, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, August 23, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


   Friday, August 24, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ice Cream Social
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-12 Bring your reading and enjoy ice cream and prizes provided by the Friends of the Library


   Monday, August 27, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Thrity Unrigar's The Space Between Us and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Thursday, September 13, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read March 1917 by William Eglund. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Thursday, September 27, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FEASTING WITH YOUR INSTANT POT
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with Liz Barbour from Creative Feast. An Instant Pot is the hottest new kitchen appliance--a slower cooker and a pressure cooker in one! Liz will demonstrate how to get the most from it and you'll get to eat. This program is limited to 35. You must register to attend beginning Sept 10. (Register early as cooking demos fill very quickly.) Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


   Monday, October 1, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Kate Quinn's The Alice Network and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Thursday, October 4, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 AM
MEET THE AUTHOR: CHRIS BOHJALIAN
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Bestselling author Chris Bohjalian will join us for the first half hour BY SKYPE to talk about his latest novel The Flight Attendant with a discussion to follow. Chris is donating his time. Copies of the book can checked out at any time.


   Tuesday, October 16, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Road to Camelot by Thomas Oliphant. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Monday, November 5, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Richard Russo's Trajectory and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Thursday, November 15, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Sleepwalkers by Christopher Clark. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Monday, December 3, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Paulette Jiles' News of the World and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Tuesday, December 11, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Pick your own book and share it with the group. New members always welcome.


   Monday, January 7, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.