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Monday May 21, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy on Monday mornings for drop-in Toddler Time! Toddler time is 15-20 minutes of short stories, songs, rhymes, puppet visits, scarves and egg shakers. This program is best suited for kids ages 0-3. Registration is not required.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
misc_hammer 1:00 PM  -  1:45 PM Tinkering Workshop with Self Help Inc. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Educators from Self-Help Inc. will be at the Abington Public Libray for a four-week tinkering series for kids ages 3-5. This workshop will allow childrento explore and create, helping them to hone the skills to be creative problem solvers! We will be making discoveries, solving problems and performing experiments. Registration is required and begins on May 7th. This program is for children ages 3-5 years of age.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:25 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy on Monday evenings at 6:30 this winter and spring for Bedtime Story Hour!  Put on your coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, songs, rhymes and the chance to “Go Bananas!” This program is suited for kids ages 4 and up. Bedtime Story Hour will run from January 8th through June 18th. Registration is not required. Our story hour programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
office_meeting1 6:30 PM Board of Library Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

This is the monthly public meeting of the Board of Library Trustees.  Please note that this month's meeting will be held at Abington High School, prior to the Special and Annual Town Meetings.

    Location: Abington High School
 
misc_usflag 7:00 PM Abington Special and Annual Town Meetings Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Special Town Meeting begins at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium at Abington High School.  The Annual Town Meeting begins at 7:30 PM in the Auditorium at Abington High School.

    Location: Abington High School
Wednesday May 23, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_quill 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Non-Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Non-Fiction Book Club is an evening book discussion group, facilitated this month by Library Director Deb Grimmett.   This month's discussion title is Founding Mothers by Cokie Roberts.    

    Location: Wales Room
Saturday May 26, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none Family Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Grab a loved one and snuggle up for a few cozy stories at our family story hour! We'll read some stories, recite a favorite rhyme or two, and maybe even "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library and are best for kids 0 - 5.

Monday May 28, 2018 Go To Top
misc_usflag Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Library is closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day.  Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, May 29 from 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM.

Monday June 4, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy on Monday mornings for drop-in Toddler Time! Toddler time is 15-20 minutes of short stories, songs, rhymes, puppet visits, scarves and egg shakers. This program is best suited for kids ages 0-3. Registration is not required.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:25 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy on Monday evenings at 6:30 this winter and spring for Bedtime Story Hour!  Put on your coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, songs, rhymes and the chance to “Go Bananas!” This program is suited for kids ages 4 and up. Bedtime Story Hour will run from January 8th through June 18th. Registration is not required. Our story hour programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday June 5, 2018 Go To Top
misc_smiley 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Advisory Board Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abtab@ocln.org
   

What is the Teen Advisory Board?  A group of more than twenty teens who meet once a month to share their input on the Nero Young Adult Room, plan programs, eat pizza, and enjoy some serious laughter as they take a break from their crazy lives of school, sports and more. Interested in joining TAB?  Contact Amy or Sandy!

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
food_cupcake.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM APL Tests Cookbooks: A Book and Food Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Sampson   781-982-2139   abadultprogram@ocln.org
   

The third meeting will feature The New England Open House Cookbook by Sarah Leah Chase. The alternative cookbook for those who may prefer it is How to Cook Everything Vegetarian by Mark Bittman. Pick up a copy of the cookbook here at the library, choose a recipe to make, and share it with the group on Tuesday, June 5 from 7:00 - 8:15. Recipes may contain ingredients to which some people have allergies or sensitivities.

    Location: Copeland Room
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Wednesday June 6, 2018 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Lego Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Ready… Set… Lego! Our library Lego Club continues through the winter and spring, so get ready to use your imagination and build, build, build! Lego Club is for children in kindergarten and up, but we will have Duplos available for any younger friends who wish to create. Children attending the club must be accompanied by an adult. This program is from 3:30-4:30 and no registration necessary. A BIG thank you to all of the community members who donated the supplies that make this club possible.

    Location: Copeland Room
 
lib_bookpurple 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Popular Fiction Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Join us for an evening of spirited conversation.  This month we will be discussing All the Missing Girls by Megan Miranda.  This recent psychological thriller includes old and new mysteries, suspense and edge-of-your-seat excietement.  Registration is not required for this program, and all are welcome to join the discussion, facilitated by Library Director Deb Grimmett.

 

    Location: Wales Room
Thursday June 7, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_shamrock 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM June Adult Craft Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Sampson   781-982-2139   abadultprogram@ocln.org
   

We have stuff, and you have the creativity! Adult Craft Nights are for adults and teens 16 +. We ask you to register so we can plan, and we reserve the right to limit numbers depending on the craft we are featuring. This is a very low key, non judgemental evening of creativity.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday June 11, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy on Monday mornings for drop-in Toddler Time! Toddler time is 15-20 minutes of short stories, songs, rhymes, puppet visits, scarves and egg shakers. This program is best suited for kids ages 0-3. Registration is not required.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
misc_hammer 1:00 PM  -  1:45 PM Tinkering Workshop with Self Help Inc. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Educators from Self-Help Inc. will be at the Abington Public Libray for a four-week tinkering series for kids ages 3-5. This workshop will allow childrento explore and create, helping them to hone the skills to be creative problem solvers! We will be making discoveries, solving problems and performing experiments. Registration is required and begins on May 7th. This program is for children ages 3-5 years of age.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:25 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy on Monday evenings at 6:30 this winter and spring for Bedtime Story Hour!  Put on your coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, songs, rhymes and the chance to “Go Bananas!” This program is suited for kids ages 4 and up. Bedtime Story Hour will run from January 8th through June 18th. Registration is not required. Our story hour programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Board of Library Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

This is the monthly public meeting of the Board of Library Trustees. 

    Location: Wales Room
Friday June 15, 2018 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 1:00 PM  -  1:45 PM Drop-in Playgroup with Self-Help Inc. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Carol for a drop-in playgroup once a month on Fridays this Winter and Spring at APL! Kids ages 2-4 are invited to join in the free play, songs, stories and simple art projects that will be offered. No registration is necessary.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Saturday June 16, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday June 18, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:45 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy on Monday mornings for drop-in Toddler Time! Toddler time is 15-20 minutes of short stories, songs, rhymes, puppet visits, scarves and egg shakers. This program is best suited for kids ages 0-3. Registration is not required.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
misc_hammer 1:00 PM  -  1:45 PM Tinkering Workshop with Self Help Inc. Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Educators from Self-Help Inc. will be at the Abington Public Libray for a four-week tinkering series for kids ages 3-5. This workshop will allow childrento explore and create, helping them to hone the skills to be creative problem solvers! We will be making discoveries, solving problems and performing experiments. Registration is required and begins on May 7th. This program is for children ages 3-5 years of age.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:25 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy on Monday evenings at 6:30 this winter and spring for Bedtime Story Hour!  Put on your coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, songs, rhymes and the chance to “Go Bananas!” This program is suited for kids ages 4 and up. Bedtime Story Hour will run from January 8th through June 18th. Registration is not required. Our story hour programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
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Wednesday June 20, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Non-Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Non-Fiction Book Club is an evening book discussion group, facilitated this month on a volunteer basis by former Library Trustee Will Adamczyk.  This month's discussion title is The Stranger in the Woods:  The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by Michael Finkel.    

    Location: Wales Room
Thursday June 21, 2018 Go To Top
misc_balloons 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Summer Reading Kick-Off Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Get ready, because on Thursday, June 21st our summer reading program officially kicks off! This year the summer reading program for children, teens and adults is Libraries Rock! Children and teens ages 0-18 can register to become a summer reader and help us earn enough reading hours to sponsor a gorilla and three honey bees. From 2:00-4:00 PM the children's room will be hosting a variety of activities! Be sure to pick up your registration packet, grab a temporary tattoo, play a few games, and drop by our "rockin'" photo booth! Libraries Rock! is sponsored by the Abington Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

    Location: Abington Public Library
Saturday June 23, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday June 25, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday June 26, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_red 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Tuesday, June 26 at 12:00 PM is the first meeting of our Lunch Bunch Book Club here at the Abington Public Library! Kids entering grades 4-6 are invited to dine while discussing this summer’s featured book. The first meeting will include games, book-related activities and the big reveal of this summer’s book choice! Registration is required and begins on June 6th. Kids will register once and are considered signed up for both meetings. We ask that participants bring a nut-free bagged lunch and beverage to the meeting. What could be better than an afternoon of books and food?! The program will be held at noon in the Anderson Story Room.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
misc_balloons 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Mike the Bubbleman Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

On Tuesday, June 26th at 2:00 PM, we welcome Mike the Bubbleman back to our library! Kids entering kindergarten and up are invited to spend an afternoon listening to Mike explain the science behind bubbles and then watching in astonishment as he puts on an amazing bubble show using only a few props! Again, this program is for kids entering kindergarten and up. Registration is required and begins on June 18th. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Wednesday June 27, 2018 Go To Top
ent_note 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Circle of Songs with Hugh Hanley Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

On Wednesday, June 27th at 10:30 AM, Hugh Hanley and his songs return to the library for a morning of music and movement! ! Circle of Songs is a fifty-minute program consisting of songs, finger-plays, rhymes and other fun activities. We might even get to sing a few of our toddler time favorites! This program is geared towards kids ages 0-5. Registration is required and begins on June 18th. This program is funded by the Anderson Foundation Cultural Series. 

    Location: Copeland Room
 
school_chemistry1 2:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Mad Science Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

On Wednesday, June 27th at 2:00 PM educators from Mad Science will be here for their Fire and Ice show! Kids entering kindergarten and up will be amazed as they learn about chemical reactions, air pressure and the states of matter all while taking part in some cool experiments! We'll create a foggy dry ice storm, see beach balls flying in the air and concoct a special burp potion. Again, this program is for kids entering kindergarten and older. Registration is required and begins on June 18th. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Thursday June 28, 2018 Go To Top
rec_scissors&glue 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Crafternoon Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Let's get crafty! On Thursday, June 28th at 2:30 PM we will be hosting our first Crafternoon program of the summer! Join us for a story or two before heading to the craft tables to see what you can create. This program is for kids entering first grade and up. Registration is required and begins on June 21st. Our craft programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Saturday June 30, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday July 2, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
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lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday July 3, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Drop-in Preschool Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy for drop-in preschool story hour every Tuesday at 2:30 PM beginning on June 26th and running through August 7th! Kids ages 3-5 are welcome to come and join us in singing some fun songs, listening to some of their favorite stories and participating in a simple craft! Again, this program is for children ages 3-5 and who are able to separate from their parent/caregiver for the first 30 minutes of the program. Preschool story hour is located in the Anderson story room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
misc_none 5:00 PM Library Closes Early at 5:00 PM Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library will close at 5:00 PM today in observance of Independence Day.  The Library will be open today from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Wednesday July 4, 2018 Go To Top
misc_usflag Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Library is closed on Wednesday July 4th in observance of Independence Day.  Regular hours will resume on Thursday July 5th from 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM.

Thursday July 5, 2018 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Summer Lego Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Ready… Set… Lego! Our library lego club continues throughout the summer, so get ready to use your imagination and build, build, build! During the summer, lego club is for children entering 1st grade and up, but we will have Duplos available for any younger friends who wish to create. Children attending the club must be accompanied by an adult. This program is from 2:30-3:30 PM and no registration is necessary. A BIG thank you to all of the community members who donated the supplies that make this club possible.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Saturday July 7, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday July 9, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday July 10, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Drop-in Preschool Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy for drop-in preschool story hour every Tuesday at 2:30 PM beginning on June 26th and running through August 7th! Kids ages 3-5 are welcome to come and join us in singing some fun songs, listening to some of their favorite stories and participating in a simple craft! Again, this program is for children ages 3-5 and who are able to separate from their parent/caregiver for the first 30 minutes of the program. Preschool story hour is located in the Anderson story room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Wednesday July 11, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy every Wednesday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on July 11th and running through August 8th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
rec_painters_palette.GIF 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Pop Up Art School: Rock and Roll Posters Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Educators from the Pop Up Art School return to the Abington Library on Wednesday, July 11th for another rockin' art workshop! Kids entering grades 3-6 are invited to come learn two printmaking techniques: monoprinting and collagraphy. Everyone will get to try out both techniques and the printmaking results will be made into a collage for their own vintage rock and roll poster! Registration is required and begins on June 27th. This program has been funded by the Anderson Foundation.

    Location: Copeland Room
 
lib_bookpurple 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Popular Fiction Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Join us for an evening of spirited conversation.  This month we will be discussing The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid.  This novel includes glitz, beauty, drama and Old Hollywood.  What's not to like for a summer read?  Registration is not required for this program, and all are welcome to join the discussion, facilitated by Library Director Deb Grimmett.

 

    Location: Wales Room
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Thursday July 12, 2018 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Pumpernickel Puppets Presents: Peter Rabbit Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

We welcome Pumpernickel Puppets back to the Abington Library on Thursday, July 12th at 11:15 AM! Kids ages 0-5 are invited to come and watch a retelling of the classic tale Peter Rabbit. Using vibrant puppets, audience participation and lots of imagination, these performances will guarantee you a morning of fun and laughter. Registration is required and begins on June 27th. This program is funded by the Anderson Foundation.

    Location: Copeland Room
Saturday July 14, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday July 16, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Board of Library Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

This is the monthly public meeting of the Board of Library Trustees. 

    Location: Wales Room
Tuesday July 17, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Drop-in Preschool Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy for drop-in preschool story hour every Tuesday at 2:30 PM beginning on June 26th and running through August 7th! Kids ages 3-5 are welcome to come and join us in singing some fun songs, listening to some of their favorite stories and participating in a simple craft! Again, this program is for children ages 3-5 and who are able to separate from their parent/caregiver for the first 30 minutes of the program. Preschool story hour is located in the Anderson story room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Wednesday July 18, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy every Wednesday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on July 11th and running through August 8th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
ent_masks_color 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Hampstead Stage Company Presents: Treasure Island Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Jim Hawkins and Long John Silver on their dangerous quest to find the hidden treasure of Captain Flint when members of the Hampstead Stage Company return to perform a rendition of Treasure Island on Wednesday, July 18th at 2:00 PM. Join us for an afternoon of pirates, treasure, danger and lots of adventure! This program is geared towards kids entering 1st grade and up. Registration is required and begins on June 27th. This program is funded by the Anderson Foundation.

    Location: Copeland Room
 
lib_book3 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Non-Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Non-Fiction Book Club is an evening book discussion group, facilitated this month on a volunteer basis by Library Trustee Henry DiCarlo.  This month's discussion title is The Autobiography of Malcolm X as Told to Alex Haley. 

    Location: Wales Room
Thursday July 19, 2018 Go To Top
rec_scissors&glue 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Crafternoon Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Let's get crafty! On Thursday, July 19th at 2:30 PM we will be hosting our second Crafternoon program of the summer! Join us for a story or two before heading to the craft tables to see what you can create. This program is for kids entering first grade and up. Registration is required and begins on July 5th. Our craft programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Friday July 20, 2018 Go To Top
ent_film-reel 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Family Movie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Beat the heat and settle in for a family movie event here at the Abington library at 2:30 PM! We cannot reveal the movie title here, but give us a call to find out what's playing. Nut-free snacks and refreshments are welcome; popcorn will be provided! Our movie license is provided by the Joyce Lee Bumpus Foundation.

    Location: Copeland Room
Saturday July 21, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

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Monday July 23, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday July 24, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Drop-in Preschool Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy for drop-in preschool story hour every Tuesday at 2:30 PM beginning on June 26th and running through August 7th! Kids ages 3-5 are welcome to come and join us in singing some fun songs, listening to some of their favorite stories and participating in a simple craft! Again, this program is for children ages 3-5 and who are able to separate from their parent/caregiver for the first 30 minutes of the program. Preschool story hour is located in the Anderson story room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Wednesday July 25, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy every Wednesday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on July 11th and running through August 8th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
misc_hammer 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM K'Nex Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

We're breaking out our K'Nex once more to see what we can create on Wednesday, July 25th from 2:30-3:30pm. Kids entering grades 4-6 are welcome to exercise their architecture skills and spend an hour designing and building whatever they can think of using our K'nex collection. We'll provide our bridge-building kits along with our bigger collection of K'nex pieces. Registration for this program is required and begins on July 5th.

 

    Location: Copeland Room
Thursday July 26, 2018 Go To Top
ent_note 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Sing-a-Long with Mama Steph Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Mama Steph's music will fill the Copeland Room on Thursday, July 26th at 11:15 AM! We're very excited to have musician, singer, songwriter and entertainer Mama Steph return to the library for a morning filled with songs (old and new), puppets, and laughter. There’s definitely no better way to spend a morning than singing and dancing! This program is for children ages 0-5. Registration is required and begins on July 11th. This program is funded by the Anderson Foundation.

    Location: Copeland Room
Saturday July 28, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday July 30, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
anim_monkey1 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Curious George Storybook Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

We welcome back one of our favorite people, Carol Carver, for a Curious George storybook program on Monday, July 30th. Carol will be running this program for four Mondays this summer: July 30th, August 6th, August 13th and August 20th at 1:30 PM. Beat the heat and come hear about the adventures and mischief that everyone's favorite monkey, Curious George, finds himself getting into. Crafts and other fun activities to follow. This program is for kids ages 3-6. You will only need to sign up once for the entire four weeks. Registration will begin on July 17th.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday July 31, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 2:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Drop-in Preschool Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy for drop-in preschool story hour every Tuesday at 2:30 PM beginning on June 26th and running through August 7th! Kids ages 3-5 are welcome to come and join us in singing some fun songs, listening to some of their favorite stories and participating in a simple craft! Again, this program is for children ages 3-5 and who are able to separate from their parent/caregiver for the first 30 minutes of the program. Preschool story hour is located in the Anderson story room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Wednesday August 1, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy every Wednesday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on July 11th and running through August 8th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
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anim_whale1 3:00 PM  -  4:15 PM Exploring the Whalemobile Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Get ready to have a whale of a good time when the Whalemobile makes its way back to the Abington library on Wednesday, August 1st at 3:00 PM. Join Cynde McInnis as she teaches about toothed and baleen whales and the different sounds they make. We'll learn about humpback whales and why/where they migrate. Everyone will also have a chance to step inside Nile, the inflatable whale! This program is for kids entering 1st grade and up. Registration is required and begins on July 18th. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Thursday August 2, 2018 Go To Top
rec_scissors&glue 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Crafternoon Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Let's get crafty! On Thursday, August 2nd at 2:30 PM we will be hosting our third Crafternoon program of the summer! Join us for a story or two before heading to the craft tables to see what you can create. This program is for kids entering first grade and up. Registration is required and begins on July 19th. Our craft programs are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Friday August 3, 2018 Go To Top
trans_firetruck 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Touch-a-Truck Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Drop by the library parking lot on Friday, August 3rd from 1:00-3:00 PM for the chance to get an up-close look at Abington's neatest fire trucks, police cars and dump trucks! Special thanks to the Abington Fire Department, Police Department and Highway Department for sharing their trucks with our littlest patrons. No registration is required.

    Location: Abington Public Library
Saturday August 4, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday August 6, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Sandy every Monday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on June 25th and running through August 6th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
anim_monkey1 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Curious George Storybook Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

We welcome back one of our favorite people, Carol Carver, for a Curious George storybook program on Monday, July 30th. Carol will be running this program for four Mondays this summer: July 30th, August 6th, August 13th and August 20th at 1:30 PM. Beat the heat and come hear about the adventures and mischief that everyone's favorite monkey, Curious George, finds himself getting into. Crafts and other fun activities to follow. This program is for kids ages 3-6. You will only need to sign up once for the entire four weeks. Registration will begin on July 17th.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Bedtime Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The summer time classic Bedtime Story Hour returns beginning on June 25th through August 6th at 6:30 PM. Children ages 4 and up are invited to put on their coziest PJs, grab a stuffed animal friend and join Miss Amy for 30 minutes of silly stories, rhymes and the chance to "Go Bananas!" No registration is required. Our story hours are funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Tuesday August 7, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_red 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Lunch Bunch Second Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

The second meeting of our Lunch Bunch Book Club is Tuesday, August 7th from 12:00-1:00 PM. Get ready for an afternoon of food, discussion and laughter! We will be discussing this summer’s book choice, doing a few book-related activities and eating lunch. Kids in grades 4-6 only need to register for this program once on June 6th, and then they will be registered for both meetings. Lunch bunch will be held in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 2:30 PM  -  3:15 PM Drop-in Preschool Story Hour Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy for drop-in preschool story hour every Tuesday at 2:30 PM beginning on June 26th and running through August 7th! Kids ages 3-5 are welcome to come and join us in singing some fun songs, listening to some of their favorite stories and participating in a simple craft! Again, this program is for children ages 3-5 and who are able to separate from their parent/caregiver for the first 30 minutes of the program. Preschool story hour is located in the Anderson story room and is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Wednesday August 8, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:30 AM  -  10:50 AM Drop-in Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Join Miss Amy every Wednesday morning at 10:30 AM beginning on July 11th and running through August 8th. Children from birth to age 3 are welcome to drop by and enjoy the 20 minute program that includes finger plays, songs and stories! No registration is required. This program will take place in the Anderson Story Room and is funded by the Friends of the Library. 

    Location: Anderson Story Room
 
ent_circ_tentsm 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM One-Man Circus-in-a-Suitcase Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Get ready to be amazed on Wednesday, August 8th at 11:15 AM when Kevin O'Keefe's One-Man Circus-in-a-Suitcase arrives at the Abington library! From his suitcase an entire circus emerges- tent, lights, band, imagination and much more. Watch as Kevin's character, Keefer, tries to run away and join the circus! This is sure to be an afternoon full of laughter, amazement and some great audience participation. This program is for kids entering kindergarten and up. Registration is required and begins on July 18th. This program is funded by the Friends of the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
 
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Summer Lego Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

Ready… Set… Lego! Our library lego club continues throughout the summer, so get ready to use your imagination and build, build, build! During the summer, lego club is for children entering 1st grade and up, but we will have Duplos available for any younger friends who wish to create. Children attending the club must be accompanied by an adult. This program is from 2:30-3:30 PM and no registration is necessary. A BIG thank you to all of the community members who donated the supplies that make this club possible.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
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Saturday August 11, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday August 13, 2018 Go To Top
anim_monkey1 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Curious George Storybook Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

We welcome back one of our favorite people, Carol Carver, for a Curious George storybook program on Monday, July 30th. Carol will be running this program for four Mondays this summer: July 30th, August 6th, August 13th and August 20th at 1:30 PM. Beat the heat and come hear about the adventures and mischief that everyone's favorite monkey, Curious George, finds himself getting into. Crafts and other fun activities to follow. This program is for kids ages 3-6. You will only need to sign up once for the entire four weeks. Registration will begin on July 17th.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Thursday August 16, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_shamrock 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM August Adult Craft Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Sampson   781-982-2139   abadultprogram@ocln.org
   

We have stuff, and you have the creativity! Adult Craft Nights are for adults and teens 16 +. We ask you to register so we can plan, and we reserve the right to limit numbers depending on the craft we are featuring. This is a very low key, non judgemental evening of creativity.

    Location: Copeland Room
Saturday August 18, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday August 20, 2018 Go To Top
anim_monkey1 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Curious George Storybook Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Hindle   781-982-2139   abchildrens@ocln.org
   

We welcome back one of our favorite people, Carol Carver, for a Curious George storybook program on Monday, July 30th. Carol will be running this program for four Mondays this summer: July 30th, August 6th, August 13th and August 20th at 1:30 PM. Beat the heat and come hear about the adventures and mischief that everyone's favorite monkey, Curious George, finds himself getting into. Crafts and other fun activities to follow. This program is for kids ages 3-6. You will only need to sign up once for the entire four weeks. Registration will begin on July 17th.

    Location: Anderson Story Room
Wednesday August 22, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_quill 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Non-Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Non-Fiction Book Club is an evening book discussion group, facilitated this month by Library Director Deb Grimmett.   This month's discussion title is Liar, Temptress, Soldier Spy:  Four Women Undercover in the Civil War by Karen Abbott.    

    Location: Wales Room
Saturday August 25, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Saturday September 1, 2018 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF Summer Saturday - Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Abington Public Library is closed on Saturdays from June 16 through September 1.  Regular Saturday hours will resume on Saturday September 8 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Monday September 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_usflag Library Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Library is closed on Monday September 3rd in observance of Labor Day.  Regular hours will resume on Tuesday September 4th from 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM.

Wednesday September 5, 2018 Go To Top
lib_bookpurple 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Popular Fiction Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Join us for an evening of spirited conversation.  This month we will be discussing Don't Let Go by Harlan Coben.  Police investigator Nap Dumas cannot let go of the tragic death of his twin and the related disappearance of his high school girlfriend fifteen years ago.  Registration is not required for this program, and all are welcome to join the discussion, facilitated by Library Director Deb Grimmett.

 

    Location: Wales Room
Monday September 10, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month is Column of Fire by Ken Follett.  Books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
 
office_meeting1 7:00 PM Board of Library Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

This is the monthly public meeting of the Board of Library Trustees. 

    Location: Wales Room
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Tuesday September 11, 2018 Go To Top
food_cupcake.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM APL Tests Cookbooks: A Book and Food Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Linda Sampson   781-982-2139   abadultprogram@ocln.org
   

The  fourth meeting cookbook is TBD . The alternative cookbook for those who may prefer it is also TBD. Pick up a copy of the cookbook here at the library, choose a recipe to make, and share it with the group on Tuesday, September 11 from 7:00 - 8:15. Recipes may contain ingredients to which some people have allergies or sensitivities.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday September 17, 2018 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Tuesday September 18, 2018 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Wednesday September 26, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_quill 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Non-Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Non-Fiction Book Club is an evening book discussion group, facilitated this month by Library Director Deb Grimmett.   This month's discussion title is Townie:  A Memoir by Andre Dubus III.    

    Location: Wales Room
Monday October 15, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday October 22, 2018 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Tuesday October 23, 2018 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Tuesday November 13, 2018 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday November 19, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday November 26, 2018 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday January 7, 2019 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday January 14, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month will be announced at a later date.    When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
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Tuesday January 22, 2019 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday February 4, 2019 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday February 11, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Tuesday February 26, 2019 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday March 4, 2019 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday March 11, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Tuesday March 19, 2019 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday April 1, 2019 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday May 6, 2019 Go To Top
lib_book01 10:15 AM Book Talk - Friends of the Library Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

Book Talk is a literary book discussion group sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join the group for a morning of spirited conversation and friendship.  The book to be discussed this month will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
Monday May 13, 2019 Go To Top
office_meeting1 10:15 AM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

All are welcome to attend the regular business meeting of the Friends of the Library.  The Friends provide funding and support for library activities, including programs for children, teens and adults.  The Friends also sponsor passes to many area attractions.  The group welcomes new members.

    Location: Copeland Room
Tuesday May 14, 2019 Go To Top
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Mystery Book Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Deborah Grimmett   781-982-2139   ablib@ocln.org
   

The Mystery Book Discussion Group is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and facilitated by Beth Stone Anderson Godfrey.  All are welcome to join this group for spirited discussions about mysteries, classic and modern.  The book to be discussed will be announced at a later date.  When the title has been decided, books may be reserved at the Library.

    Location: Copeland Room
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