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   Wednesday, July 29, 2015
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Movie Night
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz - Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
Join us for a superhero themed movie. Snacks will be served. All Teens entering grades 6-12 are welcome. No registration is required. Please call 508-393-5025 ext. 7 for the movie title. This program will be held in the Meeting Room.


1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Lego Challenge
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Are you a super-builder? Show off your skills and complete our building challenge of the day! Present your creation to the librarian for an extra raffle ticket that you can use to win cool summer reading program prizes.

For kids  ages 4 and up.

No registration is necessary.



9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



   Thursday, July 30, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Environmental Heroes
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
What does it mean to be a hero for the environment? Find out about some fantastic people who saved out planet, make some s'mores around a campfire, and leave with ideas about how YOU can make a difference!

For kids 8-11 yrs. old.

Registration is required and begins 7/16.



1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Break It, Make It, & Take It - Makerspace Program
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
If you like to tinker, take things apart, make something new, would like to try out sewing on a sewing machine, or sit and knit, then this is the program for you! Stop by the Children's Room and check it all out!!!

Recommended for kids 7 yrs. ols and up.

No registration is necessary.



   Monday, August 03, 2015
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Movie Night
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz - Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
Join us for a superhero themed movie. Snacks will be served. All Teens entering grades 6-12 are welcome. No registration is required. Please call 508-393-5025 ext. 7 for the movie title. This program will be held in the Meeting Room.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday Movie Madness
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Every hero has a story and we're watching their stories on the big screen every Monday night through the end of summer. Please call the Children's Room for a list of the films.

Families are welcome.

No registration is necessary. 



   Tuesday, August 04, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Drop-in Puppet Storytime
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Join Ms. Tracey in the Children's Room for a story with puppets. There will be a small puppet craft following the story.

For children ages 2-6 yrs.

No registration is necessary.



7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Story of a Local Hero-Book Reading
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Come and listen to the story of Northborough's baseball hero Mark Fidrych.  We will read aloud Mark "The Bird" Fidrych by S.H. Burchard. Following the story we will ahve a short discussion and do a fun sports related activity.

Recommended for ages 8-10 yrs.

Registration is required and begins 7/21.



   Wednesday, August 05, 2015
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



   Thursday, August 06, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Museum of Science-Super Cold Science
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Amazing things happen when matter changes temperature! Experience the remarkable changes in size, form, and behavior that occur when a variety of objects and substances are super-cooled. This program is generously sponsored by Jeanine Vitale of Prism Point Photography.

For kids in grades 1-5 with their grown-up.

Registration is required and open.



   Friday, August 07, 2015
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Yoga for Kids
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

A great way to give yoga a try! Join Linda Davis for some stretching, breathing, and other introductory yoga techniques. Bring along a yoga mat or one will be provided for you.

For children in grades K-5.

Registration is required and begins 7/24.




   Saturday, August 08, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Saturday at thte Movies!
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Come join us for a Saturday family flick about 6 dogs that are given superpowers. A small snack and water will be provided. Give the Children's Room a call for the movie title.

 

Families are welcome.

Registration is required and begins 7/25.




   Monday, August 10, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Superhero Party - Teen
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Bonny Krantz - Teen Librarian   508-393-5025 ext. 7
bkrantz@cwmars.org
Come as your favorite superhero!! We will be playing games, having a costume contest and enjoying some pizza! This is our summer reading finale. All Teens entering grades 6-12 are welcome. Registration is required and begins June 15th.  Call 508-393-5025 ext. 7 or email bkrantz@cwmars.org to sign up. This program will be held in the Meeting Room.


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday Movie Madness
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Every hero has a story and we're watching their stories on the big screen every Monday night through the end of summer. Please call the Children's Room for a list of the films.

Families are welcome.

No registration is necessary. 



   Tuesday, August 11, 2015
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Community Heroes Drop-In Craft
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4

Stop in on Tuesday of Community Heroes Week and make a police hat, police badge, and firefighter hat.  There will be some coloring pages available too!

All ages are welcome!

No registration is necessary.




10:30 AM -
Community Heroes @ the Library
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Come listen to Captain Theve of the Northborough Fire Department as he tells us what it's like to be a firefighter. Enjoy some stories and take a tour of a fire engine. Come celebrate our important community heroes with us!


   Wednesday, August 12, 2015
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Comic Art and Cartooning Workshop with Andy and Veronica Fish
Event Location: Northborough Free Library Meeting Room
Contact: Justin Snook or Deborah Hersh   508-393-5025 ext. 5
reference@northboroughlibrary.org
Join acclaimed artists Andy and Veronica Fish for an unforgettable hands-on experience with American comics and cartoons! The workshop will cover a brief history of the art form and then feature a hands-on demo offering figure drawing, body language, expression, setting backgrounds, and storytelling devices.

Registration is Open for ages 18 and up.



9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Super Hero Read and Cook
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Tonight we will make some favorite foods of Aquaman and the Green Arrow. The menu will consist of Star City Lettuce Wraps  and an Aquaman Ice Cream Float. Please inform us of any food allergies-thank you!

For children entering grades K-5.

Registration is required and begins 7/29.



   Thursday, August 13, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sensory Storytime
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
An inclusive storytime designed for children with sensory integration challenges. It combines books, songs, movement, and therapeutic activities to stimulate all 5 senses and promote learning.

For children 3-6 yrs.

Registration is required and begins 7/30.



4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading with Finnegan the Dog!
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Finnegan is our newest read dog! Finnegan is specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. Finnegan is a very gentle, good listener. Reading to this special dog improves a child's reading and communication skills. Bring a book from home or choose one here at the library!

For children who are practicing reading on their own.

Registration is required and ongoing.



   Friday, August 14, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Learn to Draw Your Own Superhero
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Calling all artists! Join Ms. Tracey for a step-by-step drawing class. We will learn how to draw "Gumball" and "Sneaker" from the book Heroes!: draw your own superheroes, gadgets geeks & other do-gooders written by Jay Stephens.

For children entering grades 2-4.

Registration is required and begins 7/31.



   Saturday, August 15, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Summer Reading Carnival
Event Location: Library grounds
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Celebrate all the reading you did this summer at our carnival! Families are invited to play carnival games, collect their summer reading prizes, jump on the moonwalk, get your face painted or a henna tattoo, and find out how much money we raised for the Baypath Humane Society. We hope to see you there!

Families are welcome. Kids must have logged summer reading time online in order to join us at this event

Registration is required and begins 8/1.  



   Tuesday, August 18, 2015
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wii Gaming-Drop-In Program
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Calling all gaming fans! We have lots of games for you to play so bring a friend and come have some Wii fun!  We will have a few snacks for you to enjoy while playing.

For kids ages 7-10 yrs.

No registration is necessary.



   Wednesday, August 19, 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 I am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes.
 
Book should be available for pick up at the library circulation desk approximately one month prior to meeting



9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



   Thursday, August 20, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading with Finnegan the Dog!
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Finnegan is our newest read dog! Finnegan is specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. Finnegan is a very gentle, good listener. Reading to this special dog improves a child's reading and communication skills. Bring a book from home or choose one here at the library!

For children who are practicing reading on their own.

Registration is required and ongoing.



   Wednesday, August 26, 2015
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Mother Goose on the Loose
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
A special storytime for our littlest patrons! This is an early literacy program for children birth through 2 years. Come join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments and puppets to further children's early learning skills.
 
For ages birth -2 yrs. w/ caregiver.
 
Registration is not necessary.



   Thursday, August 27, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading with Finnegan the Dog!
Event Location: Program Room
Contact: Children's Room Staff   508-393-5025 x4
Finnegan is our newest read dog! Finnegan is specifically trained to help kids practice reading out loud. Finnegan is a very gentle, good listener. Reading to this special dog improves a child's reading and communication skills. Bring a book from home or choose one here at the library!

For children who are practicing reading on their own.

Registration is required and ongoing.



   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
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   Wednesday, November 11, 2015
9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
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   Wednesday, November 25, 2015
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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The library will close at 5 p.m.




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