Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Preschool Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
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.


Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Mindfulness Class
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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.


Tuesday, January 22, 2019
THE BIRDS OF COSTA RICA
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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
Tales and Tunes for Tots
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Tinker Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
Budding Bookworms
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
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, January 25, 2019
French on Fridays
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
YMCA Playgroup
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! 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
Preschool Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
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.


Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Mindfulness Class
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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
Tales and Tunes for Tots
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


Thursday, January 31, 2019
SILK SCARF MARBLING
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
THIS PROGRAM IS FULL


Friday, February 1, 2019
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, February 2, 2019
MEDITATION FOR HEALTHY LIVING
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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
YMCA Playgroup
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! 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
Preschool Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
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.


Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Mindfulness Class
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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
Pooh Picnic
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM
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
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ages 5 & up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


Friday, February 8, 2019
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 8, 2019
Library Overnight
6:30 PM - 7:30 AM
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
YMCA Playgroup
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! 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
Preschool Time
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
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.


Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Mindfulness Class
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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
Tales and Tunes for Tots
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Family Game Night
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
all ages Board games and pizza! We provide the games and the pizza and you provide the fun!


Thursday, February 14, 2019
Wild Book Bunch
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
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 15, 2019
French on Fridays
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ages 5 & up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Tales and Tunes for Tots
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 1-4 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy


Thursday, February 21, 2019
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
all ages Get out of the house and make a mess at the library!


Friday, February 22, 2019
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.


Monday, February 25, 2019
YMCA Playgroup
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! Each week Project ABC brings new and exciting themes to the playgroups, and are now focusing on STEM and STEAM activities.