Upcoming Events

Friday, February 21, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Friday, February 21, 2020
NO SCHOOL MOVIE FRIDAY: THE ADDAMS FAMILY
12:00 PM -
Rated PG, 1 hours and 26 min Feel free to bring a picnic lunch! Popcorn will be served.


Saturday, February 22, 2020
PLAYFUL ENGINEERS
11:00 AM -
Jay Mankita will present a hands-on workshop in which participants will have a chance to design, build, test and play with Rube Goldberg "Machines" and other chain reactions connecting focused play with serious science. Participants learn through demonstration and play, exploring basic force and motion physics as they build fun chain reactions with common toys and other ordinary material. Funded by a gift in honor of Constance O'Dell


Monday, February 24, 2020
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Read Cleopatra: A Life by Stacey Schiff. Copies available to read about one month before the discussion. Coffee included. New members always warmly welcomed. Attend as many discussions as you like.


Monday, February 24, 2020
YMCA PRESCHOOL
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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.


Monday, February 24, 2020
MOVIE MONDAYS: PARASITE
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
See the Oscar winner for Best Picture and Best Director. Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan. Rated R for language, some violence and sexual content. 132 minutes. In Korean with English subtitles. Free and popcorn and beverages included.


Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Tuesday, February 25, 2020
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT WITH DEB HUDGINS
10:30 AM -
An interactive program of singing, dancing, playing musical instruments and listening to a story. This is a drop in program. Funded by a gift in honor of Constance O'Dell


Tuesday, February 25, 2020
PAWS FOR READING
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Grades 2-6 Each child must sign up for a specific 15-minute time slot for "one on one" reading time with a Therapy Dog (Children must be able to read independently). Please make sure you bring something to read, or arrive a little early to pick out some books! Please sign up at the desk for a 15 minute time slot. Signups will begin during the Meet & Greet on Tuesday January 28th


Wednesday, February 26, 2020
TALES & TUNES FOR TOTS
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime, songs and fun for ages 1.5-5. Everyone welcome.


Wednesday, February 26, 2020
MINDFULNESS FOR KIDS
4:30 PM -
Pamela PinterParsons from Soul Spirit Studio will give children the tools to help with stress reduction, focus and anxiety. We will explore yoga, movement and mindfulness and learn a variety of meditation techniques. Classes are high energy and deep relaxation! Funded by a gift in honor of Constance O'Dell. Sign up at the desk starting January 27th, limited to 14.


Thursday, February 27, 2020
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ages 5 and up


Friday, February 28, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Sunday, March 1, 2020
MINI GOLF
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tickets are $5 per person in advance, $6 at the door. Please buy tickets at the Children's Desk. All ticket sales final. Come play 9 holes of mini-golf in a place you already love--the library! We provide everything--putters, balls, pencils and score cards. You bring your family and have fun. Everyone from toddlers to adults welcome. Light refreshments will be available to purchase. Funded by the Friends of the Library.


Monday, March 2, 2020
YMCA PRESCHOOL
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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.


Monday, March 2, 2020
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read and discuss The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. Add your thoughts or just listen. Coffee included. New members welcomed at any time. Attend as many sessions as you like. Books are available to borrow in multiple formats about one month prior to discussion.


Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
TALES & TUNES FOR TOTS
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime, songs and fun for ages 1.5-5. Everyone welcome.


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
MINDFULNESS FOR KIDS
4:30 PM -
Pamela PinterParsons from Soul Spirit Studio will give children the tools to help with stress reduction, focus and anxiety. We will explore yoga, movement and mindfulness and learn a variety of meditation techniques. Classes are high energy and deep relaxation! Funded by a gift in honor of Constance O?Dell. Sign up at the desk starting January 27th, limited to 14.


Wednesday, March 4, 2020
TECH TEACHING @ THE LIBRARY
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
We can help you use free e-books, Kindle, streaming, Hoopla and more?one on one. Bring your device and your Amazon login/password for Kindles or your Adobe ID for Ipad and your library card. Can't make it? Make an appointment with Jen K or Tammy at any time.


Thursday, March 5, 2020
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ages 5 and up


Friday, March 6, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Friday, March 6, 2020
French On Friday
4:00 PM -
Let's get together and speak French on Friday! We will read a story then learn a song. do a dance, make a craft or play a game.


Saturday, March 7, 2020
MOVIE MATINEE
10:30 AM -
Join us for Frozen 2 (Rated PG 1hr, 42 minutes). Popcorn will be served!


Monday, March 9, 2020
YMCA PRESCHOOL
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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.


Monday, March 9, 2020
MOVIE MONDAYS: KNIVES OUT
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
See this humorous murder mystery starring Daniel Craig. Rated PG-13. Free and popcorn and beverages included.


Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Tuesday, March 10, 2020
IRISH MUSIC AND MAGIC
5:00 PM -
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. Funded by a gift in honor of Constance O?Dell.


Tuesday, March 10, 2020
SAVING THE AMERICAN CHESTNUT TREE
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Learn how this American classic nearly became extinct and is being restored to Eastern forests. Sponsored by the Friends and the Holliston Garden Club


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
TALES & TUNES FOR TOTS
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime, songs and fun for ages 1.5-5. Everyone welcome.


Wednesday, March 11, 2020
TECH TEACHING @ THE LIBRARY
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
We can help you use free e-books, Kindle, streaming, Hoopla and more?one on one. Bring your device and your Amazon login/password for Kindles or your Adobe ID for Ipad and your library card. Can't make it? Make an appointment with Jen K or Tammy at any time.


Thursday, March 12, 2020
DROP IN CRAFT
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
ALL AGES Stop in for a St. Patrick's Day themed craft!


Thursday, March 12, 2020
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ages 5 and up


Friday, March 13, 2020
Drop In Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Saturday, March 14, 2020
ALL ABOUT TRAINS
5:30 AM -
Come create your own Island Of Sodor! We will provide the trains and the tracks, you create the fun! Feel free to drop in. All Ages Welcome!