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   Wednesday, March 04, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Morning Munchkins
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Let's read a story, sing some songs, ring some bells, shake shaker eggs, and do a fingerplay or two!
 
For children from birth up- age 2
 
No registration is required.



   Thursday, March 05, 2015
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
English Conversation Circles
Event Location: Library Conference Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Conversation Circles are one hour group meetings for adults who want to improve their English. In the meetings we will speak to one another in English about practical, everyday topics with other adults from all over the world who are also learning.

 Free.

No registration required.




10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
On My Own Storytime
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
This fun monthly storytime for 3-5 year olds will participate "on their own". Please note: adult caregivers remain outside of our story room. The theme for this month is "Rainbows".  All stories and crafts will relate to this theme.
 
For children ages 3-5 yrs.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/26.



   Saturday, March 07, 2015
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Kindergarten Book Club
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
This month we are reading Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst. we will have a snack and fun activity as part of our meeting.
 
For Kindergarten age children.
 
Registration is required and is ongoing.



1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Reading with Kodiak & Athena!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Kodiak and Athena, they are Bernese Mountain Dogs who are specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. They are both very gentle and good listeners! Reading to this special type of dog improves a child's reading and communication skills. So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. This is a 15 minute time slot.

Registration is required and ongoing. Must register for at least 3 out of 4 Saturdays.




   Tuesday, March 10, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Moo! by David LaRochelle.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Moo! by David LaRochelle.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
English Conversation Circles
Event Location: Library Conference Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Conversation Circles are one hour group meetings for adults who want to improve their English. In the meetings we will speak to one another in English about practical, everyday topics with other adults from all over the world who are also learning.

 Free.

 No registration required.



   Wednesday, March 11, 2015
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Science Session-Sink or Float!
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
"Will it sink or float?" That is the question! Come join Ms.Tracey for science experiments that explore buoyancy. Hydrofoils, an orange, an egg, and soda cans will be used during this session.
 
For children ages 6-9 yrs.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/18.



   Thursday, March 12, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
On My Own Storytime
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
This fun monthly storytime for 3-5 year olds will participate "on their own". Please note: adult caregivers remain outside of our story room. The theme for this month is "Rainbows".  All stories and crafts will relate to this theme.
 
For children ages 3-5 yrs.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/26.



2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Afternoon Makerspace Program
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Makerspaces are places where kids gather together to create, invent, and learn. We will have electronics to take apart, crafts, a sewing station, and knitting. Bring along a friend and your imagination for some creative fun!
 
For children ages 7 and up.
 
No registration is necessary.



10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
English Conversation Circles
Event Location: Library Conference Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Conversation Circles are one hour group meetings for adults who want to improve their English. In the meetings we will speak to one another in English about practical, everyday topics with other adults from all over the world who are also learning.

 Free.

 No registration required.




   Friday, March 13, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading with Finnegan the Dog!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Finnegan, a gentle yellow lab who is specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. Finnegan is a very good listener! So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. Sign up for a 15 minute time slot.
 
Registration is required and begins immediately.



   Saturday, March 14, 2015
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Reading with Kodiak & Athena!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Kodiak & Ahena,  Bernese Mountain Dogs who iare specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. They are both very gentle and good listeners! Reading to these special dogs improves a child's reading and communication skills. So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. This is a 15 minute time slot.

Registration is required and ongoing. Must register for at least 3 out of 4 Saturdays.




   Monday, March 16, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
T.A.G. (Teen Advisory Group)
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org

This group meets once a month to help the Teen Librarian plan Teen events, choose new materials for the Teen Room and to discuss all things Teen. No registration is necessary, just stop by!! New members are always welcome! This group is open to all Teens in grades 6-12. This month we will be meeting in the Teen Room. A snack will be served.





6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Family Scrabble Night!
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Stop by the Children's Program Room for a game of Scrabble!  Play with your family or join in with others. Scrabble games and a snack will be provided.
 
All family members are welcome.
 
No registration is necessary.



   Tuesday, March 17, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Green Shamrock by Eve Bunting.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Green Shamrock by Eve Bunting.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Leprechaun & Pot of Gold-Drop in Craft
Event Location: Program Romm
Contact: Children's Program Room   508-393-5025 x4
Stop in and make a St. Patrick's Day craft or two to take home. We look forward to seeing you here!
 
 
Families welcome.
 
No registration is necessary.



6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
English Conversation Circles
Event Location: Library Conference Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Conversation Circles are one hour group meetings for adults who want to improve their English. In the meetings we will speak to one another in English about practical, everyday topics with other adults from all over the world who are also learning.

 Free.

 No registration required.



   Wednesday, March 18, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Mystery Book Club
Event Location: Northborough Free Library
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 x 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Wondering what to do on Wednesday evening? Mystery solved! Please join us for our Mystery Book Club.

This months book selection is A Cold Day in Paradise by Steve Hamilton.

Book should be available for pick up at the library circulation desk approximately one month prior to meeting.



7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Manga & Graphic Novel Book Club
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
This month we are reading Bone: Out From Boneville by Jeff Smith. We will have a fun book discussion and enjoy a snack. This group is open to all Teens in grades 6-8. Registration is required. Stop by or call the Teen desk to sign up and get a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room.


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Morning Munchkins
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Let's read a story, sing some songs, ring some bells, shake shaker eggs, and do a fingerplay or two!
 
For children from birth up- age 2
 
No registration is required.



   Thursday, March 19, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
On My Own Storytime
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
This fun monthly storytime for 3-5 year olds will participate "on their own". Please note: adult caregivers remain outside of our story room. The theme for this month is "Rainbows".  All stories and crafts will relate to this theme.
 
For children ages 3-5 yrs.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/26.



10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
English Conversation Circles
Event Location: Library Conference Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Conversation Circles are one hour group meetings for adults who want to improve their English. In the meetings we will speak to one another in English about practical, everyday topics with other adults from all over the world who are also learning.

 Free.

 No registration required.



4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading with Finnegan the Dog!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Finnegan, a gentle yellow lab who is specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. Finnegan is a very good listener! So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. Sign up for a 15 minute time slot.
 
Registration is required and begins immediately.



   Friday, March 20, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
The Science Session Jr.-Sink or Float
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Come join Ms. Tracey and participate in Sink or Float experiments this month. Pompoms, spoons, and foil are just a few of the items that we will use. Children will also make a sink or float bottle to take home.
 
For children ages 2-5 yrs.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/23.



   Saturday, March 21, 2015
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Dads & Donuts Spring Storytime
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Bring along your dad or other special male grown-up to listen to some stories about spring! We will have some yummy donuts and juice for snack.
 
All ages are welcome.
 
Registration is required and begins 3/2.



1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Reading with Kodiak & Athena!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Kodiak& Athena,  Bernese Mountain Dogs who are specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. They both are very gentle and good listeners! Reading to these special dogs improves a child's reading and communication skills. So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. This is a 15 minute time slot.

Registration is required and ongoing. Must register for at least 3 out of 4 Saturdays.




   Monday, March 23, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
High School Book Club
Event Location: Conference Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org

This month we are reading The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes. We will have a short book discussion and enjoy a snack. This group is open to Teens in grades 9-12. Registration is required. Stop by the Teen Desk to sign up and get a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Conference Room.




6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
1st & 2nd Grade Book Group
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
For this meeting, everyone will be reading Stuart's Cape by Sarah Pennypacker.  Join us for fun activities and a book discussion!
 
For children in grades 1 & 2.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/23.



4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading with Finnegan the Dog!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Finnegan, a gentle yellow lab who is specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. Finnegan is a very good listener! So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. Sign up for a 15 minute time slot.
 
Registration is required and begins immediately.



   Tuesday, March 24, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Spring Song by Barbara Seuling.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Spring Song by Barbara Seuling.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
The Science Session Jr.-Sink or Float
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Come join Ms. Tracey and participate in Sink or Float experiments this month. Pompoms, spoons, and foil are just a few of the items that we will use. Children will also make a sink or float bottle to take home.
 
For children ages 2-5 yrs.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/23.



   Wednesday, March 25, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Middle School Book Club
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
This month we are reading The School For Good and Evil by Soman Chainani. We will have a fun book discussion and enjoy a snack. This group is open to Teens in grades 6-8. Registration is required. Stop by or call the Teen Desk to sign up and get a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room.


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Fantasy Baseball Club Draft Night
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Tonight we will choose players for our team rosters and pick up a copy of the book The Contract by Derek Jeter. This will be our first book discussion of the season. Snack will be provided.
 
 
For grades 3-5.
 
Registration is required and begins 2/25.
 



   Saturday, March 28, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Spring is Here!-Drop in Craft
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Stop in to make a spring paper craft!  Hope to see you!
 
All ages welcome.
 
No registration is necessary.



1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Reading with Kodiak & Athena!
Event Location: Children's Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come read to Kodiak & Athena, Bernese Mountain Dogs who are specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. They are both very gentle and good listener! Reading to these special dogs improves a child's reading and communication skills. So bring a book from home or choose one from the Children's Room.

For children who are practicing reading on their own. This is a 15 minute time slot.

Registration is required and ongoing. Must register for at least 3 out of 4 Saturdays.




   Monday, March 30, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3rd & 4th Grade Book Club
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
This month we will be reading Pack of Dorks by Beth Vrabel. Stop by the Children's Room to pick up a copy of the book at any time. We will have a book discussion, participate in a fun relaxed activity, and enjoy snack!
 
For grades 3 & 4.
 
Registration is required and is open.



6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Eat Your Words
Event Location: Northborough Free Library Meeting Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh, Julie Bozicas or Bonny Krantz   508-393-5025 x 5, 4 or 7
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Join us for the most delicious event of the year!

Make an edible book-inspired food creation. Bring it to the library to be viewed and judged. Ribbons will be awarded.

Don't miss this fun event. Registration is required. Sign up today!





   Tuesday, March 31, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Color Me A Story
Event Location: Children's Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come listen to a story and have fun coloring pictures about the story's theme. Today we will read: Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown.

For children up to age 5

No registration needed.




6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
5th Grade Book Club
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Join our book club!  New members are always welcome. This month we will read City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau.  Come for a short discussion, a fun activity, and a yummy snack!
 
For grade 5.
 
Registration is required and is open.



6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
English Conversation Circles
Event Location: Library Conference Room
Contact: Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org

Conversation Circles are one hour group meetings for adults who want to improve their English. In the meetings we will speak to one another in English about practical, everyday topics with other adults from all over the world who are also learning.

 Free.

 No registration required.



   Tuesday, April 07, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Getting Organized and Conquering Chaos
Event Location: Large Meeting Room
Contact: Jean Langley   508 393-5025 ext. 5
jmlangley@town.northborough.ma.us
Jenna Elliott, founder of The Naked Flower, Professional Organizers, will outline a step-by-step approach to reducing clutter and increasing the functionality of your space.

Please register by e-mail (our preference): reference@northboroughlibrary.org
or call 508 393-5025 ext. 5.



   Monday, April 13, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
T.A.G. (Teen Advisory Group)
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
This group meets once a month to help the Teen Librarian plan Teen events, choose new materials for the Teen Room and to discuss all things Teen. No registration is necessary, just stop by!! New members are always welcome!! This group is open to all Teens in grades 6-12. This month we will be meeting in the Meeting Room. A snack will be served.


   Wednesday, April 15, 2015
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Manga & Graphic Novel Book Club
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
This month we are reading X-Men Comics. We will be watching a movie and enjoying some pizza. This group is open to all Teens in grades 6-8. Registration is required. Stop by the Teen desk to sign up and get a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room. *Please note the change in time.*


   Monday, April 20, 2015
12:30 PM -
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Wednesday, April 22, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Mug Cakes
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
Join us for a fun evening of tasty treats.  We will be learning how to make quick and easy cakes in coffee mugs.  We will be using basic ingredients and a microwave.  All materials will be provided.  This program is open to all Teens in grades 6-12. Registration is required and begins April 1st. Stop by the Teen desk to sign up.  This program will be held in the Meeting Room.


   Monday, April 27, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
High School Book Club
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
This month we are reading Torn Away by Jennifer Brown. We will have a short book discussion and enjoy a snack. This group is open to Teens in grades 9-12. Registration is required. Stop by the Teen Desk to sign up and get a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room.


   Wednesday, April 29, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Middle School Book Club
Event Location: Teen Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz -Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
This month we are reading Peak by Roland Smith. We will have a fun book discussion and enjoy a snack. This group is open to Teens in grades 6-8. Registration is required. Stop by the Teen desk to sign up and get a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room.


   Monday, May 25, 2015
12:30 PM -
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Friday, July 03, 2015
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Saturday, July 04, 2015
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Monday, September 07, 2015
12:30 PM - 8:30 PM
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Monday, October 12, 2015
12:30 PM - 8:30 PM
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Wednesday, November 11, 2015
9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Wednesday, November 25, 2015
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
CLOSE EARLY
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The library will close at 5 p.m.




   Thursday, November 26, 2015
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
CLOSED FOR HOLIDAY
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   Friday, December 25, 2015
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS
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