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   Tuesday, January 22, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Mindfulness Class
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 3-5 This four week class places emphasis on engaging the children?s senses through activities. ?Sheryl comes prepared with a bag of sensory props and uses different objects to engage and help the children practice how to be more in the present moment. Sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
THE BIRDS OF COSTA RICA
Event Location:
Contact:    
Wildlife photographer Peter Cristof returns with photos of the exotic birds of Costa Rica. Sponsored by the Friends. THIS PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH AT 725 WASHINGTON ST.


   Wednesday, January 23, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tinker Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 4 and up Test, tinker and play with amazing tech toys like Snap Circuit Jr, Makey Makey, GoldieBlox and Hexbugs aswell as engineering tools such as Keva and K'Nex. Participate in a science experiment as well!


   Thursday, January 24, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Budding Bookworms
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Grades 4 & 5 Read the book "A Pack Divided" available at the main desk. Discuss the book, eat a snack and do activities related to the book.


   Friday, January 25, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
French on Fridays
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades K - 2 Listen to a story in French and do an activity related to the story while conversing in French.


   Monday, January 28, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities. THIS PROGRAM TAKES PLACE AT UPPER TOWN HALL AT 709 WASHINGTON ST.


   Tuesday, January 29, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Mindfulness Class
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 3-5 This four week class places emphasis on engaging the children?s senses through activities. ?Sheryl comes prepared with a bag of sensory props and uses different objects to engage and help the children practice how to be more in the present moment. Sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


   Wednesday, January 30, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Thursday, January 31, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
SILK SCARF MARBLING
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
Lmcdonnell@minlib.net
THIS PROGRAM IS FULL


   Friday, February 1, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Saturday, February 2, 2019
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
MEDITATION FOR HEALTHY LIVING
Event Location:
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
Lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We try to exercise and eat right to keep us fit and healthy. Doctors are now recognizing that a positive attitude and ?food for the soul? are just as important. Discover a simple meditation technique that can melt away stress and be a powerful addition to a healthy living regimen. Join Dr. Allan Hughes who has been meditating for over 30 years for this engaging workshop. Free and open to all.


   Monday, February 4, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, February 5, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Mindfulness Class
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 3-5 This four week class places emphasis on engaging the children?s senses through activities. ?Sheryl comes prepared with a bag of sensory props and uses different objects to engage and help the children practice how to be more in the present moment. Sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


   Wednesday, February 6, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM
Pooh Picnic
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-5 Celebrate A.A. Milne's birthday with songs, stories, games and crafts. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy a winter picnic.


   Thursday, February 7, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 & up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


   Friday, February 8, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


6:30 PM - 7:30 AM
Library Overnight
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 3 & up with an adult This is your chance to sleep at the library! We will provide dinner, activities and a light breakfast (yes there will be coffee for the adults!) You provide the sleeping bag and the energy!! Further details available at the Main Desk. Please sign up at the Main Desk. Space is limited.


   Monday, February 11, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, February 12, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Mindfulness Class
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 3-5 This four week class places emphasis on engaging the children?s senses through activities. ?Sheryl comes prepared with a bag of sensory props and uses different objects to engage and help the children practice how to be more in the present moment. Sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


   Wednesday, February 13, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Family Game Night
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Board games and pizza! We provide the games and the pizza and you provide the fun!


   Thursday, February 14, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wild Book Bunch
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 2 & 3 Read the book of the month available at the main desk and then discuss the book, have a snack and do activities related to the book.


   Friday, February 15, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
French on Fridays
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades K - 2 Listen to a story in French and do an activity related to the story while conversing in French.


   Tuesday, February 19, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 & up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


   Wednesday, February 20, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Thursday, February 21, 2019
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Get out of the house and make a mess at the library!


   Friday, February 22, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Monday, February 25, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, February 26, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


   Wednesday, February 27, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Thursday, February 28, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Budding Bookworms
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Grades 4 & 5 Read the book of the month available at the main desk. Discuss the book, eat a snack and do activities related to the book.


   Friday, March 1, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Monday, March 4, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, March 5, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Dr. Seuss Birthday Party
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3 and up It's a party! Crazy games, zany crafts and fun times! Please sign up at the Children's Desk.


   Wednesday, March 6, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Thursday, March 7, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 & up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


   Friday, March 8, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Saturday, March 9, 2019
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Morning Movie and Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Warner Brother's The Cat in the Hat 30 minutes Enjoy hot chocolate and a craft after the movie.


   Monday, March 11, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, March 12, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


   Wednesday, March 13, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Friday, March 15, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Irish Magic and Music Show
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Join Magician Debbie O'Carroll and Musician Tom O'Carroll in this fun and entertaining celebration of Irish culture! Stage magic,comedy, songs, lore and lots of audience participation enchant all ages with the history, language and customs of the Emerald Isle. Please sign up at the Children's Desk.


   Monday, March 18, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, March 19, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 & up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


   Wednesday, March 20, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Thursday, March 21, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wild Book Bunch
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades 2 & 3 Read the book of the month available at the main desk and then discuss the book, have a snack and do activities related to the book.


   Friday, March 22, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
French on Fridays
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
grades K - 2 Listen to a story in French and do an activity related to the story while conversing in French.


   Monday, March 25, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
YMCA Playgroup
Event Location: Upper Town Hall
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 0-8 and caregivers The literacy based playgroup includes a feature book themed activity, sensory and manipulative play, gross motor activities, circle time with stories and songs, and a spot for babies to play and explore! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.


   Tuesday, March 26, 2019
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Time
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Weekly learning activities, games, and stories for 4 and 5 year olds scheduled to enter kindergarten fall 2018. Parents/caregivers remain in the Children's Room while children participate on their own in the Gilman Room. Please sign up at the Main Desk Space is limited.


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 the pizza and you provide the fun!


   Wednesday, March 27, 2019
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


   Thursday, March 28, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Budding Bookworms
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Grades 4 & 5 Read the book of the month available at the main desk. Discuss the book, eat a snack and do activities related to the book.


   Friday, March 29, 2019
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Conference Room lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290617
talexander@minlib.net
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.