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Wednesday November 26, 2014 -  Saturday February 28, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome StoryWalk The Mitten    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

Welcome to StoryWalk®!

StoryWalk® is a fun, educational activity that places a children’s story (literally a book taken apart) along a popular walking route in your community.

The Children's Room is now displaying "The Mitten"  adapted and illustrated by Jan Brett in our windows for the winter season.

The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpellier, Vermont and developed in collaboration with the Vermont Bicycle & Pedestrian Coalition and the Kellogg- Hubbard Library.

 

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
Saturday January 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  4:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  3:00 PM 1199 SEIU TUF Homecare Training    
   

Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Monday February 2, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Knitting With Michelle    
    Contact: Michelle Poor    508-580-7890 x305   
   

Knit, create & make new friends! Knitters of all experience levels are invited to twice monthly drop-in workshops. Bring your own materials, projects & questions. attend one meeting or attend them all. Get advice about a tricky stitch or come & help novice knitters learn. These casual knitting socials will be held throughout the year. This is free to all. Mark your calendar for the first Monday evening & varying Saturday morning of each month.
Please call ahead to reserve your space, as seating is limited.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Small Room Conference Room
Tuesday February 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Brockton Mayor's Opioid Overdose Prevention Coalition    
   

Coalition

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Boston Strong author talk    
   

Join author Dave Wedge for an author talk highlighting his new book, "Boston Strong." Dave is an award-winning journalist formerly of the Boston Herald. He is a graduate of Brockton High School.
 
He has co-authored a book on the Boston Marathon bombing that comes out on January 15th  (the rights have been secured for a Hollywood movie). This should be a fascinating talk! Come early for a seat.

Event is postponed due to weather.

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday February 4, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday February 5, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
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Friday February 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Brockton's Promise    
   

Meeting

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Saturday February 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Club for Kids    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Clubs for kids ages 5 to 12. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for kids in the Children’s Department are from 1-2pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x301.

    Location: Main Library
 
nat_rose.GIF 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Sons of Italy Film Series    
    Contact: Lucia M. Shannon   508-580-7890 x203   lshannon@ocln.org
   

 Remember when you could see a movie in downtown Brockton? Miss sitting with a congenial group of film lovers in a family friendly atmosphere? Then join us for Bread and Chococlate, a 1973 Italian film starring Nino Manfredi as a Chaplinesque immigrant in Switzerland trying to make his fortune. This is the last in the Italian themed film series hosted by the Sons of Italy, Christopher Columbus Lodge 216. Half way through each movie they bring in hot pizzas from George's Cafe as well as some homemade Italian sweets. All free. The movie airs in the Lingos Auditorium, February 7, 2015, 2-4 p.m.. Brockton Library Foundation recently upgraded the audio equipment in the Lingos Auditorium so the films are in crisp Blue Ray format with a sound system to die for.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM LEGO Club for Teens    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Club for teens ages 12 and up. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows. Teen projects include robotics and advanced model making.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for teens are in the Teen Zone from 2:15pm - 3:15pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x107. OR JUST DROP IN!

    Location: Teen Room
Tuesday February 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Signature Health Care    
   

Seminar

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday February 11, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  2:00 PM Personnel Office    
   

Meeting

    Location: Large and Small Conference Room
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday February 12, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
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Friday February 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM 1199 SEIU    
   

Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Saturday February 14, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Saturday Afternoon at the Movies - Disney's Princess and the Frog - Rated G    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

                                                                                                                                                                                      

Disney’s The Princess and the Frog – Rated G

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

    

         Bring your whole family as we watch a

              terrific family-friendly movie.

       We’ll provide the snack & the beverage…

           You don’t even have to buy tickets!

 Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Tuesday February 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  8:00 PM SHUP    
   

Presentations

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM BACK TO THE ROOTS    
   

BACK TO THE ROOTS: Join us for a night of history and the arts. Celebrating the diversity, culture, and history of Brockton's people. Keynote speaker: Lee Farrow, Stonehill College professor and community organizer.

Sponsored by: South Shore Haitians United for Progress, Frederick Douglass Neighborhood Association, and Office of Mayor Bill Carpenter

 

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday February 18, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
 
misc_none 2:30 PM Celebrate Black History    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 5 and Up

Follow the clues and find out more about the great achievements of African Americans by playing our " Who's Who" game. Those who finish the game will win a small prize. Other activities during this walk-in event include creating your own bird of peace craft, and sharing your dream for yourself or the world in words or pictures for our "I Have a Dream" library display.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
Thursday February 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Chinese New Year Celebration    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

                                          

Ages 3 and Up

"Gung Hay Fat Choy" is a Chinese greeting meaning "May you prosper in the New Year."

Enjoy a celebration of the Chinese New Year With the following activities:

                                                  

At 1:00 p.m.      Disney's Mulan - Rated G  This movie is based on an ancient Chinese legend,

                       Mulan disguises herself as a man and becomes a soldier. Will Mulan's courage

                           and determination be enough to win victory over the Hun invaders?

                                   (Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult)

At 2:30 p.m.     Chinese Dragon Parade, Crafts & a Light Snack

                                       Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
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food_cupcake.GIF 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Cupcake Decorating    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

        Ages 3-13

Come join in the free family fun at the East Branch Library on February 19 at 6:00 pm as the Brockton Library Foundation

hosts their annual Cupcake Decorating Contest!

Please sign up in the Children's Room at the Main Library or call 508-580-7890 x301.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday February 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  3:00 PM Mass Affordable Housing    
   

First time home buyers class

    Location: 1/2 Multi-purpose room
 
rec_knitting 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Knitting With Michelle    
    Contact: Michelle Poor    508-580-7890 x305   
   

Knit, create & make new friends! Knitters of all experience levels are invited to twice monthly drop-in workshops. Bring your own materials, projects & questions. attend one meeting or attend them all. Get advice about a tricky stitch or come & help novice knitters learn. These casual knitting socials will be held throughout the year. This is free to all. Mark your calendar for the first Monday evening & varying Saturday morning of each month.
Please call ahead to reserve your space, as seating is limited.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Small Room Conference Room
Monday February 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Play And Learn With Mother Goose    
    Contact: Joni Block   508-580-7491   joniblock@bpsma.org
   

For children ages 0-5 and their parent/caregiver.

This free drop-in playgroup will be held the last Monday of every month (October 27, November 24, December 29, January 26, February 23, March 30 and April 27)

at the West Branch Library from 10:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.

Come and learn about Dialogic Reading - one of the most powerful tools you can use to support your child's literacy developement.


This program is supported by the MA Department of Early Education and care with a grant from Race to the Top - Early Learning Challenge, the Brockton Public Schools, and Raising A Reader Massachusetts.

 

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Commonwealth Care Alliance    
   

Consumer advisory meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Tuesday February 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Club Play Group    
   

~~Do you know a young family whose child is on a waiting list for preschool or has not been able to enroll in an early childhood program in Brockton? If so, there’s a new alternative. Brockton Public Library and Coordinated Family & Community Engagement of Brockton (CFCE) are teaming up to provide a Kids Club for children birth to age five.

In this friend-making club for young families, children and their parents will discover the joy of reading, playing, and socializing together. A trained educator will lead the group and read to the children. Parents will learn how much fun reading to their children can be, and will have time to relax and get to know other parents.

This free playgroup will meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am to 11:30am for six weeks at the East Branch Library at 54 Kingman Street, Brockton MA 02301. Dates are: February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Space is limited so sign up today at joniblock@bpsma.org or 508-580-7491.

Kids Club at Brockton Public Library-East Branch is supported through funds from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care, Raise to the Top Early Challenge Grant, Brockton Public Schools, and Brockton Public Library.

    Location: East Branch Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Trading Card Game Night    
    Contact: Tammy Campbell   508-580-7890 x 206   tcampbell@cobma.us
   

Bring your Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, Magic, DuelMasters, or any other game decks to the Main Library to meet up with other players. Ages 9-16. No advance registration required.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Teen Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday February 25, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday February 26, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Friday February 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Brockton Youth Council    
   

Event

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Saturday February 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  4:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Brockton Police    
   

Meeting

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Monday March 2, 2015 Go To Top
rec_knitting 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Knitting With Michelle    
    Contact: Michelle Poor    508-580-7890 x305   
   

Knit, create & make new friends! Knitters of all experience levels are invited to twice monthly drop-in workshops. Bring your own materials, projects & questions. attend one meeting or attend them all. Get advice about a tricky stitch or come & help novice knitters learn. These casual knitting socials will be held throughout the year. This is free to all. Mark your calendar for the first Monday evening & varying Saturday morning of each month.
Please call ahead to reserve your space, as seating is limited.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Small Room Conference Room
Tuesday March 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Club Play Group    
   

~~Do you know a young family whose child is on a waiting list for preschool or has not been able to enroll in an early childhood program in Brockton? If so, there’s a new alternative. Brockton Public Library and Coordinated Family & Community Engagement of Brockton (CFCE) are teaming up to provide a Kids Club for children birth to age five.

In this friend-making club for young families, children and their parents will discover the joy of reading, playing, and socializing together. A trained educator will lead the group and read to the children. Parents will learn how much fun reading to their children can be, and will have time to relax and get to know other parents.

This free playgroup will meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am to 11:30am for six weeks at the East Branch Library at 54 Kingman Street, Brockton MA 02301. Dates are: February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Space is limited so sign up today at joniblock@bpsma.org or 508-580-7491.

Kids Club at Brockton Public Library-East Branch is supported through funds from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care, Raise to the Top Early Challenge Grant, Brockton Public Schools, and Brockton Public Library.

    Location: East Branch Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday March 4, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday March 5, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday March 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Club for Kids    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Clubs for kids ages 5 to 12. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for kids in the Children’s Department are from 1-2pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x301.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM LEGO Club for Teens    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Club for teens ages 12 and up. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows. Teen projects include robotics and advanced model making.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for teens are in the Teen Zone from 2:15pm - 3:15pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x107. OR JUST DROP IN!

    Location: Teen Room
Tuesday March 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Club Play Group    
   

~~Do you know a young family whose child is on a waiting list for preschool or has not been able to enroll in an early childhood program in Brockton? If so, there’s a new alternative. Brockton Public Library and Coordinated Family & Community Engagement of Brockton (CFCE) are teaming up to provide a Kids Club for children birth to age five.

In this friend-making club for young families, children and their parents will discover the joy of reading, playing, and socializing together. A trained educator will lead the group and read to the children. Parents will learn how much fun reading to their children can be, and will have time to relax and get to know other parents.

This free playgroup will meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am to 11:30am for six weeks at the East Branch Library at 54 Kingman Street, Brockton MA 02301. Dates are: February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Space is limited so sign up today at joniblock@bpsma.org or 508-580-7491.

Kids Club at Brockton Public Library-East Branch is supported through funds from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care, Raise to the Top Early Challenge Grant, Brockton Public Schools, and Brockton Public Library.

    Location: East Branch Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM March to the Sillies    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      Ages 3-8

We invite you to come dressed in your silliest best for a family storytime at the Main Library on Tuesday, March 10 from 6:30- 7:30 p.m.

Share the fun with stories, songs & crafts!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Wednesday March 11, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday March 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday March 14, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Saturday at the Movies    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

 Disney's Finding Nemo - Rated G

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

                    Bring your whole family as we watch a

                             terrific family-friendly movie.

                   We’ll provide the snack & the beverage…

                           You don’t even have to buy tickets!

                  Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

                        

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Tuesday March 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Club Play Group    
   

~~Do you know a young family whose child is on a waiting list for preschool or has not been able to enroll in an early childhood program in Brockton? If so, there’s a new alternative. Brockton Public Library and Coordinated Family & Community Engagement of Brockton (CFCE) are teaming up to provide a Kids Club for children birth to age five.

In this friend-making club for young families, children and their parents will discover the joy of reading, playing, and socializing together. A trained educator will lead the group and read to the children. Parents will learn how much fun reading to their children can be, and will have time to relax and get to know other parents.

This free playgroup will meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am to 11:30am for six weeks at the East Branch Library at 54 Kingman Street, Brockton MA 02301. Dates are: February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Space is limited so sign up today at joniblock@bpsma.org or 508-580-7491.

Kids Club at Brockton Public Library-East Branch is supported through funds from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care, Raise to the Top Early Challenge Grant, Brockton Public Schools, and Brockton Public Library.

    Location: East Branch Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday March 18, 2015 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:30 AM Big Ryan's TALL TALES    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 2-6

This 30-45 minute program for children and their parent/caregiver includes original stories, puppet play, music & movement, and a whole lot of fun.

This program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays, March 18, 25 & April 1 at 10:30 a.m.

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

The "Big Ryan's Tall Tales" program is supported in part by a grant from the Brockton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday March 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
rec_scissors&glue 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM March Walk-In Craft    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

Kindergarten- Grade 6

Children may walk into the Main Library anytime between 3:00-4:30p.m. on Thursday, March 19 to work on a fun craft project.

     Art & Craft Materials

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday March 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  4:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
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rec_knitting 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Knitting With Michelle    
    Contact: Michelle Poor    508-580-7890 x305   
   

Knit, create & make new friends! Knitters of all experience levels are invited to twice monthly drop-in workshops. Bring your own materials, projects & questions. attend one meeting or attend them all. Get advice about a tricky stitch or come & help novice knitters learn. These casual knitting socials will be held throughout the year. This is free to all. Mark your calendar for the first Monday evening & varying Saturday morning of each month.
Please call ahead to reserve your space, as seating is limited.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Small Room Conference Room
Tuesday March 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Club Play Group    
   

~~Do you know a young family whose child is on a waiting list for preschool or has not been able to enroll in an early childhood program in Brockton? If so, there’s a new alternative. Brockton Public Library and Coordinated Family & Community Engagement of Brockton (CFCE) are teaming up to provide a Kids Club for children birth to age five.

In this friend-making club for young families, children and their parents will discover the joy of reading, playing, and socializing together. A trained educator will lead the group and read to the children. Parents will learn how much fun reading to their children can be, and will have time to relax and get to know other parents.

This free playgroup will meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am to 11:30am for six weeks at the East Branch Library at 54 Kingman Street, Brockton MA 02301. Dates are: February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Space is limited so sign up today at joniblock@bpsma.org or 508-580-7491.

Kids Club at Brockton Public Library-East Branch is supported through funds from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care, Raise to the Top Early Challenge Grant, Brockton Public Schools, and Brockton Public Library.

    Location: East Branch Library
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday March 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:30 AM Big Ryan's TALL TALES    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 2-6

This 30-45 minute program for children and their parent/caregiver includes original stories, puppet play, music & movement, and a whole lot of fun.

This program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays, March 18, 25 & April 1 at 10:30 a.m.

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

The "Big Ryan's Tall Tales" program is supported in part by a grant from the Brockton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday March 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Monday March 30, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Play And Learn With Mother Goose    
    Contact: Joni Block   508-580-7491   joniblock@bpsma.org
   

For children ages 0-5 and their parent/caregiver.

This free drop-in playgroup will be held the last Monday of every month (October 27, November 24, December 29, January 26, February 23, March 30 and April 27)

at the West Branch Library from 10:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.

Come and learn about Dialogic Reading - one of the most powerful tools you can use to support your child's literacy developement.


This program is supported by the MA Department of Early Education and care with a grant from Race to the Top - Early Learning Challenge, the Brockton Public Schools, and Raising A Reader Massachusetts.

 

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Tuesday March 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Kids Club Play Group    
   

~~Do you know a young family whose child is on a waiting list for preschool or has not been able to enroll in an early childhood program in Brockton? If so, there’s a new alternative. Brockton Public Library and Coordinated Family & Community Engagement of Brockton (CFCE) are teaming up to provide a Kids Club for children birth to age five.

In this friend-making club for young families, children and their parents will discover the joy of reading, playing, and socializing together. A trained educator will lead the group and read to the children. Parents will learn how much fun reading to their children can be, and will have time to relax and get to know other parents.

This free playgroup will meet on Tuesday mornings from 10am to 11:30am for six weeks at the East Branch Library at 54 Kingman Street, Brockton MA 02301. Dates are: February 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31. Space is limited so sign up today at joniblock@bpsma.org or 508-580-7491.

Kids Club at Brockton Public Library-East Branch is supported through funds from the Mass. Department of Early Education and Care, Raise to the Top Early Challenge Grant, Brockton Public Schools, and Brockton Public Library.

    Location: East Branch Library
 
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Trading Card Game Night    
    Contact: Tammy Campbell   508-580-7890 x 206   tcampbell@cobma.us
   

Bring your Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, Magic, DuelMasters, or any other game decks to the Main Library to meet up with other players. Ages 9-16. No advance registration required.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Teen Room
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Conversation Circles    
   

Contact: Malice Veiga 508-580-7890 x205 Conversation Circles - Classes for learning English. Funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Sign up required, contact Malice Veiga at 508-580-7890 x205. Location: Computer Lab - Main Library

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday April 1, 2015 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:30 AM Big Ryan's TALL TALES    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 2-6

This 30-45 minute program for children and their parent/caregiver includes original stories, puppet play, music & movement, and a whole lot of fun.

This program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays, March 18, 25 & April 1 at 10:30 a.m.

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

The "Big Ryan's Tall Tales" program is supported in part by a grant from the Brockton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday April 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday April 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Club for Kids    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Clubs for kids ages 5 to 12. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for kids in the Children’s Department are from 1-2pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x301.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM LEGO Club for Teens    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Club for teens ages 12 and up. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows. Teen projects include robotics and advanced model making.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for teens are in the Teen Zone from 2:15pm - 3:15pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x107. OR JUST DROP IN!

    Location: Teen Room
Tuesday April 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Wednesday April 8, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday April 9, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday April 11, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Saturday at the Movies    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

 Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey - Rated G

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

                    Bring your whole family as we watch a

                             terrific family-friendly movie.

                   We’ll provide the snack & the beverage…

                           You don’t even have to buy tickets!

                  Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

                        

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
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Wednesday April 15, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday April 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Tuesday April 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Wednesday April 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday April 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Brockton Police Department    
   

Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
rec_scissors&glue 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM April Walk-In Craft    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

Kindergarten- Grade 6

Children may walk into the Main Library anytime between 2:00-4:00p.m. on Thursday, April 23 to work on a fun craft project.

     Art & Craft Materials

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
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Saturday April 25, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  4:00 PM BEMA    
   

C.E.R.T. Training

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Monday April 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Play And Learn With Mother Goose    
    Contact: Joni Block   508-580-7491   joniblock@bpsma.org
   

For children ages 0-5 and their parent/caregiver.

This free drop-in playgroup will be held the last Monday of every month (October 27, November 24, December 29, January 26, February 23, March 30 and April 27)

at the West Branch Library from 10:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.

Come and learn about Dialogic Reading - one of the most powerful tools you can use to support your child's literacy developement.


This program is supported by the MA Department of Early Education and care with a grant from Race to the Top - Early Learning Challenge, the Brockton Public Schools, and Raising A Reader Massachusetts.

 

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Tuesday April 28, 2015 Go To Top
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Trading Card Game Night    
    Contact: Tammy Campbell   508-580-7890 x 206   tcampbell@cobma.us
   

Bring your Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, Magic, DuelMasters, or any other game decks to the Main Library to meet up with other players. Ages 9-16. No advance registration required.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Teen Room
Wednesday April 29, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday April 30, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday May 2, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Club for Kids    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Clubs for kids ages 5 to 12. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for kids in the Children’s Department are from 1-2pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x301.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM LEGO Club for Teens    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Club for teens ages 12 and up. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows. Teen projects include robotics and advanced model making.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for teens are in the Teen Zone from 2:15pm - 3:15pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x107. OR JUST DROP IN!

    Location: Teen Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM FREE CONCERT with Solstice Sackbuts    
    Contact: Keith Choquette   508-580-7890, x105   kchoquette@cobma.us
   

A sackbut is a type of trombone from the Renaissance and Baroque eras.  The Solstice Sackbuts will be performing medieval and Renaissance music, as well as Classical music, pop and jazz. The group will take a musical tour through the centuries, starting with medieval and Renaissance music, continuing with Baroque, Classical and Romantic Period music, and evolving into jazz and pop, along with interesting anecdotes about life during those times, the history of music and the history of the trombone. The program will include selections by Schein, Couperin, Bach, Mozart, Brubeck, Dvorák, Sweden, Weelkes, Wilson and others. The Solstice Sackbuts are Alan Johnson, David Lindsey and Leslie Havens and will be performing on soprano, alto, tenor and bass trombones.  This concert is supported in part by a grant from the Brockton Cultural Council, a local agency supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Solstice Sackbuts Website     [Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Wednesday May 6, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
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Thursday May 7, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday May 9, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Saturday at the Movies    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

 A Bug's Life - Rated G

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

                    Bring your whole family as we watch a

                             terrific family-friendly movie.

                   We’ll provide the snack & the beverage…

                           You don’t even have to buy tickets!

                  Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

                        

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Wednesday May 13, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Story Hour    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

Ages 3-6
A weekly preschool story/craft program will be held at the Main Library on Wednesdays  from 10:30-11:15 a.m.on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 4 - March 11, 2015

Session 2: April 8, 15, 29 & May 6, May 13, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday May 14, 2015 Go To Top
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Time For Twos    
    Contact: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x301   
   

      

A program for two year olds and their parent/caregiver that includes stories, nursery rhymes, fingerplays, songs and simple activities.

It will be held at the Main Library on Thursdays, from 10:30- 11:15 a.m. on the dates listed below.

Session 1: February 5,12, 26 &  March 5, 2015

Session 2: April 9, 16, 30 & May 7, May 14, 2015

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Wednesday May 20, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday May 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
rec_scissors&glue 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM May Walk-In Craft    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

Kindergarten- Grade 6

Children may walk into the Main Library anytime between 3:00-4:30p.m. on Thursday, May 21 to work on a fun craft project.

     Art & Craft Materials

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Tuesday May 26, 2015 Go To Top
rec_games 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Trading Card Game Night    
    Contact: Tammy Campbell   508-580-7890 x 206   tcampbell@cobma.us
   

Bring your Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon, Magic, DuelMasters, or any other game decks to the Main Library to meet up with other players. Ages 9-16. No advance registration required.

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Teen Room
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Wednesday May 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  7:00 PM West Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: West Branch   508-580-7894   
   

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

[West Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: West Branch Library
Thursday May 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  7:00 PM East Branch Walk-In Crafts    
    Contact: East Branch   508-580-7892   
   

Children ages 5 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

[East Branch Address & Hours]
    Location: East Branch
Saturday June 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM LEGO Club for Kids    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Clubs for kids ages 5 to 12. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for kids in the Children’s Department are from 1-2pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x301.

    Location: Main Library
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  3:15 PM LEGO Club for Teens    
   

~~Back by popular demand, Brockton Public Library is proud to announce the continuation of our LEGO Club for teens ages 12 and up. The theme for the new year is Winter Fun. Don’t get left out in the cold! Bring winter fun indoors by building these wintry models: horse and sleigh, ice hockey, luge, skier, snowmobile, and snow plows. Teen projects include robotics and advanced model making.

Clubs will be held on the first Saturday of each month starting February 7 and continuing March 7, April 4, May 2, and June 6, 2015. Session for teens are in the Teen Zone from 2:15pm - 3:15pm.

Space is limited so register today at 508-580-7890 x107. OR JUST DROP IN!

    Location: Teen Room
Thursday June 18, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
rec_scissors&glue 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM June Walk-In Craft    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

Kindergarten- Grade 6

Children may walk into the Main Library anytime between 3:00-4:30p.m. on Thursday, June 18 to work on a fun craft project.

     Art & Craft Materials

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Main Library
Saturday June 20, 2015 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:30 PM Saturday at the Movies    
    Contact: Children's Room    508-580-7890 x301   
   

 Recess - School's Out - Rated G

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

                    Bring your whole family as we watch a

                             terrific family-friendly movie.

                   We’ll provide the snack & the beverage…

                           You don’t even have to buy tickets!

                  Please sign up in the Children's Room or call.

                        

[Main Library Address & Hours]
    Location: Lingos Auditorium Main Library
Wednesday June 24, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday July 16, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday July 23, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Brockton Police Department    
   

Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Brockton Police Department    
   

Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
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Wednesday July 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday August 20, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Wednesday August 26, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Brockton Police Department/Mayor's Office    
    Coalition Building
    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday September 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday October 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday October 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Brockton Police Department    
   

Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday November 19, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
Thursday December 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Stakeholder Quarterly meetings    
   

Brockton Police Department - Stakeholder Quarterly Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room - Main
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