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Thursday February 11, 2021 -  Wednesday May 26, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  10:45 AM Virtual Story Time with Miss Chris Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories, songs and flannel graphs.  Recommended for ages 0 - 5.  Pre register and receive a ZOOM code that is good every Wednesday thru May.

Thursday April 1, 2021 -  Saturday April 24, 2021 Go To Top
objects_pencil.png 10:00 AM  -  8:00 PM Creative Doodling Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   
Looking for a no stress way to practice some new drawing techniques?  Join us for a four week class, CREATIVE DOODLING to spark your creative imagination.  Here's how:
 
  1. Sign up online to receive a very basic "doodling kit". 
  2. Then link to our NEW online database of arts and craft's tutorials, Creativebug and work at your own pace to complete each week's chapter.  (Each chapter is divided into parts that last 5 to 15 minutes each with a maximum weekly time commitment of 40 minutes.) 
  3. Finally, join our weekly 30 minute meeting on Tuesdays at 4 pm to share some of your thoughts, questions, art work or just to meet up with friends. 
 
Pre-registration required. Participants must have a Mattapoisett Library Card in good standing. Recommended for ages 6 to 12 but all are welcome.
https://www.creativebug.com/lib/mattapoisett    
Thursday April 1, 2021 -  Friday April 30, 2021 Go To Top
lib_book.png 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM April Story Walk: Ada Twist Scientist Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Take a walk and read a story.  This story walk is funded by  the Richard & Ann J. Prouty Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Co-Trustee grant. Thank you.

Tuesday April 6, 2021 -  Tuesday April 27, 2021 Go To Top
symbols_steam.png 10:00 AM  -  8:00 PM April STEAM Challenge: Kaleidiscopes Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   MattChildrens@sailsinc.org
   
Kaleidoscopes are all about reflecting light.  Pick up our STEAM kit and make magic happen.  While supplies last.  Recommended for children age 4 and up.
 
This kit is funded by  the Richard & Ann J. Prouty Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Co-Trustee grant. Thank you.
 
 
Monday April 12, 2021 -  Friday April 30, 2021 Go To Top
objects_dropper.png 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Take-Home Craft: Chemistry Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Michelle Skaar   5087584171   mskaar@sailsinc.org
   
Calling Young Scientists!
Grades 3 to 7
 
Do you like to do science experiments? Make up potions? Watch a solution change colors? Launch rockets?

If so, please join the scientists at SEED, Inc. for a virtual program with the Mattapoisett Free Public Library! You can register to pick up a full science kit that will have all of the materials you need to perform 7 unique experiments at home. Each experiment involves a chemical reaction or a mixture and you’ll have a fun time exploring each one! You can follow along with the lessons using custom-made videos that guide you through how to use the materials for each experiment. Come have fun with science in the safety of your home! 

You can learn more about SEED, Inc. at www.seededucation.net or by following Twitter @Science_SEED and Facebook ScienceSEEDInc

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Mattapoisett Local Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. 

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Tuesday April 13, 2021 -  Saturday April 24, 2021 Go To Top
nat_plant_pot.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Earth Day Crafts Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Sign up for an Earth Day Crafts.  

Part of this kit is funded by  the Richard & Ann J. Prouty Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Co-Trustee grant. Thank you.

Wednesday April 21, 2021 Go To Top
anim_owl.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Birds: Epic Adventures of a MA Bird Photographer Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robbin Smith   508-758-4171   rsmith@sailsinc.org
   

Peter Christoph, award-winning bird photographer, will be giving a Zoom presentation called Birds: The Epic Adventures of a Massachusetts Bird Photographer on Wednesday, April 21 from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm. It is given in conjunction with the Nasketucket Birding Club. 

Wednesday April 28, 2021 Go To Top
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Well-Read Wednesday Nonfiction Book Discussion Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jennifer Jones   508-758-4171   jjones@sailsinc.org
   

The Women with Silver Wings: The Inspiring True Story of the Women Airforce Service Pilots of World War II by Katherine Sharp Landdeck is the selection. Copies will be available upon request at the library. Email jjones@sailsinc.org for more information or to reserve a copy.

Tuesday June 15, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
Friday June 18, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday June 22, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
Thursday June 24, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

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Friday June 25, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday June 29, 2021 -  Saturday July 3, 2021 Go To Top
anim_frog.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: LOWER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children up to age 7.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

 
anim_monkey.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: UPPER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children age 8 and up.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

Thursday July 1, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

Friday July 2, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday July 6, 2021 -  Saturday July 10, 2021 Go To Top
anim_frog.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: LOWER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children up to age 7.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

 
anim_monkey.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: UPPER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children age 8 and up.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

Tuesday July 6, 2021 Go To Top
eth_japanese_umbrella.png 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM POP-UP Activities Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Meet us under the tent and enjoy some crafts and activities.  (If unable to meet due to weather, activities and events will take place at 3:30 pm on Wednesday.  Please visit our Facebook page for announcements.)

Thursday July 8, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

Friday July 9, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday July 13, 2021 -  Saturday July 17, 2021 Go To Top
anim_frog.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: LOWER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children up to age 7.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

 
anim_monkey.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: UPPER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children age 8 and up.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

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Tuesday July 13, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
 
eth_japanese_umbrella.png 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM POP-UP Activities Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Meet us under the tent and enjoy some crafts and activities.  (If unable to meet due to weather, activities and events will take place at 3:30 pm on Wednesday.  Please visit our Facebook page for announcements.)

Thursday July 15, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

Friday July 16, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday July 20, 2021 -  Saturday July 24, 2021 Go To Top
anim_frog.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: LOWER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children up to age 7.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

 
anim_monkey.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: UPPER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children age 8 and up.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

Tuesday July 20, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
 
eth_japanese_umbrella.png 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM POP-UP Activities Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Meet us under the tent and enjoy some crafts and activities.  (If unable to meet due to weather, activities and events will take place at 3:30 pm on Wednesday.  Please visit our Facebook page for announcements.)

Thursday July 22, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

Friday July 23, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday July 27, 2021 -  Saturday July 31, 2021 Go To Top
anim_frog.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: LOWER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children up to age 7.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

 
anim_monkey.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: UPPER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children age 8 and up.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

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Tuesday July 27, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
 
eth_japanese_umbrella.png 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM POP-UP Activities Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Meet us under the tent and enjoy some crafts and activities.  (If unable to meet due to weather, activities and events will take place at 3:30 pm on Wednesday.  Please visit our Facebook page for announcements.)

Thursday July 29, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

Tuesday August 3, 2021 -  Saturday August 7, 2021 Go To Top
anim_frog.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: LOWER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children up to age 7.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

 
anim_monkey.png 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM SUMMER READING KIT: UPPER LEVEL Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Each week the library is offering a limited number of kits for children age 8 and up.  Please sign up for one kit, per child each week.

Tuesday August 3, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
 
eth_japanese_umbrella.png 3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM POP-UP Activities Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Meet us under the tent and enjoy some crafts and activities.  (If unable to meet due to weather, activities and events will take place at 3:30 pm on Wednesday.  Please visit our Facebook page for announcements.)

Thursday August 5, 2021 Go To Top
anim_bear.png 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Outdoor Sensory Stations Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Explore with water, bubbles, sand and more.  Recommended for children ages 0 to 5 but all are welcome.  (Weather permitting -- please check our Facebook page for updates.)

Tuesday August 10, 2021 Go To Top
people_children.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytots Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Mattapoisett Children's Room   508-758-4171   mattchildrens@sailsinc.org
   

Includes stories, songs and a simple craft.  All ages are welcome.  Stories will take outside under our tent if weather permits.  If weather is inclement, we will host our story time on ZOOM.

http://mattapoisettlibrary.org/childrenstorytime    
Friday August 13, 2021 Go To Top
ent_cookie_monster.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Story Time at the Library Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Simple stories and lots of songs and movement for all ages.  Story Time will be held outside under our tent, weather permitting.  If weather is inclement we will host our story time on ZOOM>

Tuesday September 14, 2021 Go To Top
anim_dog.png 3:15 PM  -  4:15 PM Read to Breton Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Sign up for a 15-minute session to read to our library dog, Breton.  Please contact library to sign up.

Wednesday September 15, 2021 Go To Top
objects_rattle.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

This storytime is for the little ones in your life.  Filled with rhymes, songs and short stories for ages 0 to 3.  Join us for Baby Meetup afterwards.

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rec_chess_knight.png 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Chess Lessons with Jim Kegle Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508-758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Chess Lessons for children to adults.  30-minutes per session.  Please contact the library to sign up.

Thursday September 16, 2021 Go To Top
people_babyface_light.png 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Baby Meetup Download Event Info Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Chris Matos   508 758-4171   cmatos@sailsinc.org
   

Are you a baby?  Are you an adult who takes care of a baby?  Come to Baby Meetup, where you can meet and play with other babies and adults.

Starts right after Mother Goose on the Loose in our toddler area.  Special sensory toys and snacks will be available.

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