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Thursday February 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM K'NEX Club Building Challenge (4th to 6th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

If you like to buildthings and enjoyed playing with LEGOs, this club is for you! This month's team challenge is:

Construct an earthquake resistant building at least 2 feet tall, with a bag of sand to simulate weight on each floor of the building.

Will it support th esand bags? Will it stand after a shake table test?

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_smiley 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM A visit from Children's author John Miller (All Ages) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

John will read exerpts from his book Adventures in Handom. A book signing will follow.

You can purchase a copy of his book at the event at a cost of $12.00.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
ent_film-reel 6:30 PM Oscar Movie Series Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah   978-686-4080 x20   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

Oscar Movie Series 2017

Our annual series of movies featuring this year's Oscar nominated films is back!

HACKSAW RIDGE rated R.

 

 

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

 

Stars:  Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey

 

Nominated for:  Best Picture, Director, Actor in a Leading Role (Andrew Garfield), Sound Editing, Film Editing, and Sound Mixing.

    Location: Great Hall
       
 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Advisory Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Teens in grades 8-12 meet once a month to put their say into what goes on at the library. Tell Miss Amy what programs you or books you want to see. This is your chance to make the library even better. All participants are rewarded with pizza for their hard work to help the library. There's no need to register. Just drop in!

 

    Location: The Study Room
Friday February 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Minecraft Challenge (Grades 3 to 6) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Calling all fans of Minecraft! Participants will work as a team to conquer building challenges working in the creative mode environment. Space is limited, registration is required.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Children's Department
   
Saturday February 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Discovery Zone: Can You Build It? (Grades K to 6) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Come celebrate National Engineers Week by creating a variety of objects at our building stations using paper, tape cardboard, cups and other everyday objects.

    Location: Children's Department
       
 
misc_smiley 1:30 PM  -  2:45 PM LEGO Block Party (K to 4th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Bring your imagination and have fun creating things. The library supplies lots and lots of LEGO

blocks to build with. Before you leave, we take pictures of what you built to post on our website.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

 

    Location: Garden Room
       
Monday February 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Family Storytime (3 to 8 years old) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

Theme: Let's Explore the Moon

 

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Facebook Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Facebook's welcome pageStumped by social media? Don't despair! We'll show you how to use Facebook and what this incredible website can do for you.

Feel free to bring your own computer to sign up for an account or follow along.

This class also ran on Wednesday, February 22 at 1:00pm. 

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Tuesday February 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Chatters (4th to 6th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Join us to talk about this month's book, Space Case:a Moon Base Alpha novel by Stuart Gibbs. New Members welcome! Please call ext. 26 to get a copy of the book; please read it before our meeting. Refreshments will be served.

Summary:  The sudden, mysterious death of Moon Base Alpha's physician threatens the entire underfunded lunar-colonization program. Worse, though the base commander and her NASA superiors insist it was an accident.  An overheard conversation leads 12-year-old Dashiell to suspect that it was nothing of the sort. Shrugging off hostility from the powers that be and even an anonymous threat, he enlists the aid of a pair of tech-savvy peers and—encouraged by an oddly elusive new arrival—goes digging. Source: Booklist Reviews

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Wednesday March 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

There is a different theme each week, so choose the time that fits your schedule the best!

    Location: Garden Room
       
Thursday March 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Dr. Seuss Day (3 to 5 year olds) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Come celebrate Dr. Seuss Day with, stories, games and an art activity.

    Location: Garden Room
       
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misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Scratch Club! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Scratch CatAttention all kids in third through seventh grade! If you like computers, you'll love Scratch, the kid-friendly programming game where you make the rules. Want to generate your own movie, game or program? This is where to do it! Join us to tinker with Scratch and impress your friends with your awesome creations.

Please bring a laptop if you can. We also have a few laptops here that you can use. If you're not comfortable with a computer, that's OK! We'll show you how to use one.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
lib_book3 7:00 PM Thursday Evening Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

Remarkable Creatures by Tracy ChevalierBook discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm.Books are available one month prior to the discussion.You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be rescheduled as time and space permit.Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s website.Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org .All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 x10.

Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
In 19th century Lyme Regis, on the southern coast of England, two women make a series of remarkable and important fossil discoveries…and stir up religious, gender, and community controversies in the wake of their work.  Once again author Tracy Chevalier takes us to a very different time and place and illuminates it for us.

 

 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Babble Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

On the first Thursday of every month we get together over pizza, and talk about books! Join us if you love reading and want to gush about what you like or loath in books. Your fellow book lovers are waiting to meet you! There's no need to register, just drop in!

This month we will be discussing Some Assembly Required by Arin Andrews.

 

    Location: The Study Room
Friday March 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's Department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Tuesday March 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_none 7:00 PM Romance Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Looking to put a little romance in your life,

come join the

Nevins Library's Romance Book Club!

In all Romance Novels the plot revolves aound the love relationship and the inevitable happy ending but contrarty to popular opinion they are not all alike. Beyond that, however, romance novels may have any tone or style, be set in any location and time with varying levels of sensuality-ranging from sweet to scorching hot.

March's Title is a Humorous Romance:  

Plantation by Dorothea Benton Frank

  We meet every 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.

Stop by the Main Desk to pick up a copy of the selected title prior to the meeting date. 

For more information: contact Pat Graham at ext. 16

 

 

Wednesday March 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

There is a different theme each week, so choose the time that fits your schedule the best!

    Location: Garden Room
       
Thursday March 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Brain Building Day (3 to 5 year olds) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

  Come participate in a variety of reading and play activities that help support your child’s learning 

  and language development. Each child in attendance will get a free book from our community

  partner, the Greater Lawrence Community Action Council. This month’s theme: Snow & Ice

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
z_cust_mcteen 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Marvel Movie Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Welcome to another Marvel-ous Movie Night! Tonight a man from a soldier's past returns, but not how he remembers. While he struggles to find what's left of his old friend he faces a hidden danger in the agency he has come to work for.

    Location: The Study Room
 
misc_pride_flag 7:00 PM GLBT Book Discussions Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista I. McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

Book discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. Books are available one month prior to the discussion. You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be held on the following Thursday evening. Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s voice mail, and announced on WCCM-Radio. Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org .  All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 ext. 10.

The Nevins Library GLBT group is open to any adult (18+) who is interested in reading quality fiction, non-fiction and biography on GLBT topics and themes or by gay/lesbian authors. 

 

Angels in America Part One: Millenium Approaches by Tony Kushner
The Pulitzer Prize-winning play that changed the American theatre.  America in the 1980’s, New York in the grip of the AIDS crisis – the setting for this “fantasia” which illuminates a culture on the brink of monumental change.

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Friday March 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's Department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Saturday March 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Donuts with Dad (3 to 6 years old) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Children ages 3 to 6 and their fathers, grandfathers, or uncles are invited to join us for a fun story and activity time with an added bonus of sweet, yummy donuts and juice!

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Internet Safety Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Image of a padlockThe Internet is a big place, and not all of it is safe. When you're surfing the web, know what to do if you encounter a dangerous web page or a potentially harmful email. Join us to discuss scams, hackers, malware and more!

 

    Location: The Study Room
       
Monday March 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Let's Build Things (3 to 5 year olds) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Enter the construction zone! Come listen to a few stories and

then build things at our design stations.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM Stranger than Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tatjana   978-686-4080 x12   tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org
   

We are a Non-Fiction Book Group that usually meets at the library on the 2nd Monday of the month. We’ll read across all topics within nonfiction (ex. Biographies, True Crime, Travelogues) except for religion and politics. Some months we’ll be discussing a single title, other months there will be a theme and a list of suggested books on that topic from which participants can choose.

This month the theme is: History's Mysteries

* Members elected to read Digging for Richard III: The Search for the Lost King by Mike Pitts

You can go HERE for a list of the titles that can be read for this month's meeting.

If you have any questions please call Tatjana Saccio at 978-686-4080 x12 or email her at tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org

Or visit the Book Group's webpage: http://www.nevinslibrary.org/strangerthanfiction.html

Tuesday March 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_smiley 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Family Storytime (3 to 8 years old) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

Theme: Ocean Buddies...Nemo and Dory

    Location: Garden Room
       
Wednesday March 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

There is a different theme each week, so choose the time that fits your schedule the best!

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
lib_bookflipping 1:00 PM Wednesday Afternoon Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Ellen or Sarah   978-686-4080 x16   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

This month's book is appropriate to discuss a few days before St. Patrick's Day!  We will be talking about Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín.

About the book:

Eilis Lacey has come of age in small-town Ireland in the hard years following World War Two.  When an Irish priest from Brooklyn offers to sponsor Eilis in America - - to live and work in a Brooklyn neighborhood "just like Ireland" - - she decides she must go, leaving her fragile mother and charismatic sister behind.  Eilis finds work in a department store on Fulton Street, and when she least expects it, finds love.  Tony, who loves the Dodgers and his big Italian family, slowly wins her over with patient charm.  But just as Eilis begins to fall in love with Tony, devestating news from Ireland threatens the promise of her future.

Copies of the book will be available at the main desk for one month prior to our meeting.  Refreshments will be served.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM K'NEX Club (4th to 6th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

If you like to build things and enjoyed playing with LEGOS, this club is for you! Each team will get their challenge by selecting a mystery set of instructions hidden behind “Door #1, Door #2 or Door #3”. Bring your imagination!

    Location: Garden Room
       
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z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Current Events Cafe Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

With television, newspapers and the internet connecting us with stories all around the world, it can be hard sometimes to just sit down and figure out what's going on. Join us for our Current Events Cafe each month where we'll chat about everything from the work of the United Nations to local news stories happening right in your neighborhood. Snacks will be provided. No need to register, just drop in!

    Location: Teen Space
Thursday March 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_smiley 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Bookworms (2nd to 3rd grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Bookworms is a new offering for independent readers in 2nd & 3rd grade.  Popular series and other fun stories will be featured in this monthly afternoon program.    Children  will listen to some of the story, have a brief discussion, and then play a game and make a craft. Everyone is encouraged to check out a copy of the book to complete at home. This month’s book is: Heroes in Training: Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom by Joan Holub.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

Summary:Ten-year-old Zeus is mystified (and super-annoyed) by the fact that he keeps getting hit by lightning. Every. Single. Year. He also longs for adventure and he gets it when he is kidnapped by Titans, merciless giants who enjoy snacking on humans, and have caused chaos throughout the whole world.  In self-defense, Zeus grabs the first thing he sees--an actual thunderbolt he pulls from a stone that is covered in mysterious markings. He is the only one who can decipher the markings, and sets off on a quest to rescue his youthful fellow Olympians from the evil Cronus. Source: Amazon

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Caught the writing bug? Think you have what it takes to be a great author? Maybe you just really want to write some amazing fanfiction. Whatever the case, this is the group for you. Each month we'll meet to try out some writing exercises and share our work with each other.

 

    Location: Trustee Room
Friday March 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's Department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Saturday March 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 1:30 PM  -  2:45 PM LEGO Block Party (K to 4th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Bring your imagination and have fun creating things. The library supplies lots and lots of LEGO

blocks to build with. Before you leave, we take pictures of what you built to post on our website.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Monday March 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Let's Paint! (3 to 5 year olds) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come listen to a few stories and then we will paint using different techniques.

Be sure to come dressed like a painter working in an art studio, that means wearing an oversized shirt, old sneakers and pants. 

    Location: Garden Room
       
Tuesday March 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Anime Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Calling all otakus! If you're a fan of Japanese, anime & manga then join us for our monthly anime club. Each month we'll pick a new anime to try out. Even if you're just curious about anime & manga, this is a great way to find out what it's all about.

 

    Location: The Study Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Cook Book Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Calling All Cooks!

Come join the Nevin's Library's Cookbook Book Club with Pat Graham.

Check out a copy of the selected book or books at the Main Desk, pick a recipe, (email it to me to avoid duplicates) and prepare it for the program.

We'll sample lots of good, interesting foods, talk about what worked, what didn't and how to make it easier and healthier.

We will also discuss Restaurants we visited and critique them.

March's Selection will be: Cooking Thai!

Rosa's Thai Cafe, Simple Thai Food, Everyday Thai, Thai Food=Arharn Thai, Modern Tai Food, Gourmet Thai in Minutes.

    Location: Great Hall
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Wednesday March 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

There is a different theme each week, so choose the time that fits your schedule the best!

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fun with Bee-Bots (1st and 2nd grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Fun with Bee-Bots is geared for 1st to 2nd graders.Children will listen to a story and then write several programs to move the Bee-Bot robot to different destinations on the grid. To celebrate National Craft Month, each program written will help earn beads to create a keychain.

 

    Location: Garden Room
       
Thursday March 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Storytime for 3 to 5 year olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_smiley 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Create Art! (4th to 6th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Create Art! combines reading and creating original artwork. During each event we will explore an artistic style highlighting an artist and learning about their portfolio of work. Then we will create our own original artwork using their style of art. Check out our selection of art books to learn more! 

This month we will feature: Australian Aboriginal Art

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.




 

       
 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Advisory Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Teens in grades 8-12 meet once a month to put their say into what goes on at the library. Tell Miss Amy what programs you or books you want to see. This is your chance to make the library even better. All participants are rewarded with pizza for their hard work to help the library. There's no need to register. Just drop in!

 

    Location: The Study Room
Friday March 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's Department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Saturday March 25, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Author Event: Peter Swanson Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah   978-686-4080 x20   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

Please join us as we welcome author Peter Swanson to the Nevins Library!  His most recent thriller is Her Every Fear

A bit about the book:

Growing up, Kate Priddy was always a bit neurotic, experiencing momentary bouts of anxiety that exploded into full-blown panic attacks after an ex-boyfriend kidnapped her and nearly ended her life. When Corbin Dell, a distant cousin in Boston, suggests the two temporarily swap apartments, Kate, an art student in London, agrees, hoping that time away in a new place will help her overcome the recent wreckage of her life. Soon after her arrival at Corbin’s grand apartment on Beacon Hill, Kate makes a shocking discovery: his next-door neighbor, a young woman named Audrey Marshall, has been murdered. When the police question her about Corbin, a shaken Kate has few answers, and many questions of her own -- curiosity that intensifies when she meets Alan Cherney, a handsome, quiet tenant who lives across the courtyard, in the apartment facing Audrey’s. Alan saw Corbin surreptitiously come and go from Audrey’s place, yet he’s denied knowing her. Then, Kate runs into a tearful man claiming to be the dead woman’s old boyfriend, who insists Corbin did the deed the night that he left for London. When she reaches out to her cousin, he proclaims his innocence and calms her nerves -- until she comes across disturbing objects hidden in the apartment and accidentally learns that Corbin is not where he says he is. Could Corbin be a killer? What about Alan? Kate finds herself drawn to this appealing man who seems so sincere, yet she isn't sure. Jet-lagged and emotionally unstable, her imagination full of dark images caused by the terror of her past, Kate can barely trust herself, so how could she take the chance on a stranger she’s just met?

Come and meet Peter Swanson, and listen as he reads from the book and talks a bit about it.  Books will be available for purchase and signing.

    Location: Garden Room
       
Monday March 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Craigslist Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Craigslist logo: a purple peace signYou've heard about it on the news. Maybe you know someone who bought a car or found an apartment there.

Join us for an introduction to the Internet's classifieds page, including posting, replying, buying, selling, and using Craigslist safely.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, March 29 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Citizen Science Opportunities Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kirsten Underwood   9789 686-4080 x13   kunderwood@nevinslibrary.org
   

Calling all Citizen Scientists.  Have you ever wondered how scientists gather all the data they need to make discoveries in Environmental Science, Medicine and other disciplines?  David Moon, Director of the Joppa Flats Audobon Sanctuary, has been working in the field for over 7 years and he is joining us at Nevins for a discussion of many opportunities to become a Citizen Scientist in your community.  Join us and find out how you can be involved!

    Location: Garden Room
       
Tuesday March 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_smiley 9:30 AM  -  10:15 AM Babies & Books (up to 24 months) No Registration Required Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

A language enrichment program featuring songs, movement, books & bubbles. A parent  meet & greet time too! No registration is required and big brothers and sisters can come as “helpers.”

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
 
misc_smiley 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun! All participants will listen to stories, sing songs and play a game. A new theme for each session.

On snowy days, please call the Children's department to confirm that the program will take place as scheduled.

    Location: Garden Room
       
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misc_smiley 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Family Storytime (3 to 8 years old) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

 

Come join the fun. All participants will listen to stories, sing songs, play a game and make a craft.

Theme: Construction

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
misc_smiley 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Chatters (4th to 6th grade) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Department   978-686-4080 ext. 26   
   

Join us to talk about this month's book, The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm. New Members welcome! 

Please call ext. 26 to get a copy of the book; please read it before our meeting. Refreshments will be served.

Summary:Eleven-year-old Ellie has never liked change. She misses fifth grade. She misses her old best friend. She even misses her dearly departed goldfish. Then one day a strange boy shows up. He’s bossy. He’s cranky. And weirdly enough . . . he looks a lot like Ellie’s grandfather, a scientist who’s always been slightly obsessed with immortality. Could this gawky teenager really be Grandpa Melvin? Has he finally found the secret to eternal youth? Source: Penguin Random House

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday March 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Craigslist Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Craigslist logo: a purple peace signYou've heard about it on the news. Maybe you know someone who bought a car or found an apartment there.

Join us for an introduction to the Internet's classifieds page, including posting, replying, buying, selling, and using Craigslist safely.

This class also ran on Monday, March 27 at 7:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Thursday March 30, 2017 Go To Top
nat_snow 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Tales from the Home of the World's Worst Weather Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah   978-686-4080 x20   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

We are bringing Mount Washington to the Nevins Library for one night only.  A scientist from The Mount Washington Observatory will be here to tell:

 

Tales from the Home of the World’s Worst Weather

An infamous place of extremes, 6,288-foot Mount Washington, New Hampshire has been captivating audiences for hundreds of years.

While many places on Earth experience severe weather, few are inhabited by humans 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Mount Washington Observatory has been operating a continuously-staffed scientific outpost on this remote peak since 1932, providing the Observatory many remarkable stories and an intimate knowledge of the mountain.

Through the years, the hardy men and women of the Observatory have experienced white-out blizzards, stunning 110-mile vistas, and everything in between. They have survived a 231mph wind gust, endless days of disorienting fog, and snow drifts more than 20 feet tall. They have worked with scientists and celebrities, students and snow rangers. They have amassed one of North America's longest continuous climate records, and developed an intimate understanding of the place known as the "Home of the World's Worst Weather."


Be sure to reserve your seat early!

    Location: The Great Hall
       
Saturday April 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Nature Apps Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna Gooding-Call   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Child on smartphoneYour smartphone can open a world of nature appreciation! Come learn how to enhance your nature experience with apps that teach you to recognize plants, help you count wildlife encounters, and show you the best places to hike. Get out into the nice weather...with technology! Make sure and bring your smartphone!

    Location: The Study Room
       
Tuesday April 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Romance Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Looking to put a little romance in your life,

come join the

Nevins Library's Romance Book Club!

In all Romance Novels the plot revolves aound the love relationship and the inevitable happy ending but contrarty to popular opinion they are not all alike. Beyond that, however, romance novels may have any tone or style, be set in any location and time with varying levels of sensuality-ranging from sweet to scorching hot.

April's Title is a Romantic Suspense:  

Hush by Karen Robards

  We meet every 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.

Stop by the Main Desk to pick up a copy of the selected title prior to the meeting date. 

For more information: contact Pat Graham at ext. 16

 

 

Thursday April 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Scratch Club! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Scratch CatAttention all kids in third through seventh grade! If you like computers, you'll love Scratch, the kid-friendly programming game where you make the rules. Want to generate your own movie, game or program? This is where to do it! Join us to tinker with Scratch and impress your friends with your awesome creations.

Please bring a laptop if you can. We also have a few laptops here that you can use. If you're not comfortable with a computer, that's OK! We'll show you how to use one.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
lib_book3 7:00 PM Thursday Evening Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

The Martian by Andy WeirBook discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm.Books are available one month prior to the discussion.You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be rescheduled as time and space permit.Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s website.Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org .All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 x10.

The Martian by Andy Weir
The remarkable science fiction novel about a near-future space expedition to Mars, which goes wrong and tests one of our own species to the limits of human endurance, ingenuity, and courage.

 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Babble Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

On the first Thursday of every month we get together over pizza, and talk about books! Join us if you love reading and want to gush about what you like or loath in books. Your fellow book lovers are waiting to meet you! There's no need to register, just drop in!

This month we will be discussing Jackaby by William Ritter.

 

    Location: The Study Room
Monday April 10, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM Stranger than Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tatjana   978-686-4080 x12   tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org
   

We are a Non-Fiction Book Group that usually meets at the library on the 2nd Monday of the month. We’ll read across all topics within nonfiction (ex. Biographies, True Crime, Travelogues) except for religion and politics. Some months we’ll be discussing a single title, other months there will be a theme and a list of suggested books on that topic from which participants can choose.


If you have any questions please call Tatjana Saccio at 978-686-4080 x12 or email her at tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org

Or visit the Book Group's webpage: http://www.nevinslibrary.org/strangerthanfiction.html

Wednesday April 12, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Current Events Cafe Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

With television, newspapers and the internet connecting us with stories all around the world, it can be hard sometimes to just sit down and figure out what's going on. Join us for our Current Events Cafe each month where we'll chat about everything from the work of the United Nations to local news stories happening right in your neighborhood. Snacks will be provided. No need to register, just drop in!

    Location: Teen Space
Thursday April 13, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Marvel Movie Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Welcome to another Marvel-ous Movie Night! Our team of heroes are back together, fighting a set of twins with new and strong powers. Meanwhile, an attempt to protect the Earth goes very wrong when a sentient robot decides that Earth will only be safe when humanity is wiped out for good.

    Location: The Study Room
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misc_pride_flag 7:00 PM GLBT Book Discussions Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista I. McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

Book discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. Books are available one month prior to the discussion. You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be held on the following Thursday evening. Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s voice mail, and announced on WCCM-Radio. Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org. All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 ext. 10.

The Nevins Library GLBT group is open to any adult (18+) who is interested in reading quality fiction, non-fiction and biography on GLBT topics and themes or by gay/lesbian authors.

 

Beijing Comrades  by Bei Tong    
This is the story of a tumultuous love affair set against the sociopolitical unrest of late-eighties China. Due to its depiction of gay sexuality and its critique of the totalitarian government, it was originally published anonymously in China.  The novel developed a cult following and remains a central work of queer literature from the People's Republic of China. Recently translated into English, and available in the US, it gives us a glimpse into a culture where homosexuals are still an officially repressed minority.

Tuesday April 18, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Anime Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Calling all otakus! If you're a fan of Japanese, anime & manga then join us for our monthly anime club. Each month we'll pick a new anime to try out. Even if you're just curious about anime & manga, this is a great way to find out what it's all about.

 

    Location: The Study Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Cook Book Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Calling All Cooks!

Come join the Nevin's Library's Cookbook Book Club with Pat Graham.

Check out a copy of the selected book or books at the Main Desk, pick a recipe, (email it to me to avoid duplicates) and prepare it for the program.

We'll sample lots of good, interesting foods, talk about what worked, what didn't and how to make it easier and healthier.

We will also discuss Restaurants we visited and critique them.

April's Selection will be: Celebrity Chef Wolfgang Puck

Wolfgang Puck Makes it Easy,  Wolgang Puck Modern French Cooking for the American Kitchen, Wolfgang Puck Cookbook, Wolfgang Puck Pizza, Pasta & More, Wolfgang Puck Live Love, Eat, Wolfgang Puck Makes it Healthy

    Location: Great Hall
Wednesday April 19, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 1:00 PM Wednesday Afternoon Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Ellen or Sarah   978-686-4080 x16   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

This month's book is sure to provide us plenty to talk about.  We will be discussing The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri.

About the book:

Growing up in Calcutta, born just fifteen months apart, Subhash and Udayan Mitra are inseparable brothers, one often mistaken for the other. But they are also opposites, with gravely different futures ahead of them. It is the 1960s, and Udayan--charismatic and impulsive--finds himself drawn to the Naxalite movement, a rebellion waged to eradicate inequity and poverty: he will give everything, risk all, for what he believes. Subhash, the dutiful son, does not share his brother's political passion; he leaves home to pursue a life of scientific research in a quiet, coastal corner of America.  But when Subhash learns what happened to his brother in the lowland outside their family's home, he comes back to India, hoping to pick up the pieces of a shattered family, and to heal the wounds Udayan left behind--including those seared in the heart of his brother's wife.

Suspenseful, sweeping, piercingly intimate, The Lowland expands the range of one of our most dazzling storytellers, seamlessly interweaving the historical and the personal across generations and geographies. This masterly novel of fate and will, exile and return, is a tour de force and an instant classic.

Copies of the book will be available for pick up one month prior to our meeting.  Refreshements will be served.

    Location: Garden Room
Thursday April 20, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Caught the writing bug? Think you have what it takes to be a great author? Maybe you just really want to write some amazing fanfiction. Whatever the case, this is the group for you. Each month we'll meet to try out some writing exercises and share our work with each other.

 

    Location: Trustee Room
Saturday April 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM You, Too, Can Compost! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Roots Compost showing off one of their trademark buckets

 

Your food scraps are worth their weight in gold...or dirt! Whether you have a garden, a lawn, or just a few window boxes, composting can vastly improve the health of your plants. Join Roots Compost for a full rundown of why, how, and what to compost.?

 

 

 

 

 

 
    Location: Garden Room
       
Monday April 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Write a Letter in Word Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Micrososft Word Mac icon

Microsoft Word is one of the most powerful text processing programs in the world. During this program, we'll use it to write a letter!

Join us to learn about indents, line spacing, margins, and the other useful features what Microsoft Word lets you control. Please feel free to bring your computer or device!

This class will repeat on Wednesday, April 26 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday April 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Write a Letter in Word Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Microsoft Word mac logoMicrosoft Word is one of the most powerful text processing programs in the world. During this program, we'll use it to write a letter!

Join us to learn about indents, line spacing, margins, and the other useful features what Microsoft Word lets you control. Please feel free to bring your computer or device!

This class also ran on Monday, April 24 at 7:00pm. 

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Thursday April 27, 2017 Go To Top
anim_bee.GIF 7:00 PM A Year in the Life of a Honeybee Colony and its Beekeeper Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Danielle   978-686-4080 x12   dkimerer@nevinslibrary.org
   

 

Birgit deWeerd is a beekeeper in Bedford, MA. She became fascinated by beekeeping 30 years ago and has been committed to expanding the understanding of, and the respect for, the importance of honeybees in our environment ever since.

With her slide show, Birgit takes you through the activities in and around a beehive, starting in January and ending in the Fall with the honey harvest.

She also will talk about many of the pollen and nectar producing blossoms the bees visit on their foraging trips throughout the seasons, opening another gardening dimension and, maybe, setting the seed for the start of a most interesting hobby: of becoming a beekeeper yourself.

She will also have honey and bee related items to sell after the program!

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Advisory Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Teens in grades 8-12 meet once a month to put their say into what goes on at the library. Tell Miss Amy what programs you or books you want to see. This is your chance to make the library even better. All participants are rewarded with pizza for their hard work to help the library. There's no need to register. Just drop in!

 

    Location: The Study Room
Tuesday May 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Romance Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Looking to put a little romance in your life,

come join the

Nevins Library's Romance Book Club!

In all Romance Novels the plot revolves aound the love relationship and the inevitable happy ending but contrarty to popular opinion they are not all alike. Beyond that, however, romance novels may have any tone or style, be set in any location and time with varying levels of sensuality-ranging from sweet to scorching hot.

May's Title is a Paranormal Romance: 

The Witch's Daughter by Paula Brackston 

  We meet every 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.

Stop by the Main Desk to pick up a copy of the selected title prior to the meeting date. 

For more information: contact Pat Graham at ext. 16

 

 

Thursday May 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Scratch Club! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Scratch CatAttention all kids in third through seventh grade! If you like computers, you'll love Scratch, the kid-friendly programming game where you make the rules. Want to generate your own movie, game or program? This is where to do it! Join us to tinker with Scratch and impress your friends with your awesome creations.

Please bring a laptop if you can. We also have a few laptops here that you can use. If you're not comfortable with a computer, that's OK! We'll show you how to use one.

    Location: Garden Room
       
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lib_book3 7:00 PM Thursday Evening Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

The Soul of an Octopus by Sy MontgomeryBook discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm.Books are available one month prior to the discussion.You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be rescheduled as time and space permit.Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s website.Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org .All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 x10.

The Soul of an Octopus  by Sy Montgomery     
An octopus is not necessarily a creature you think about as a companion animal or a sentient being…and certainly not one you think that humans can connect and communicate with…Sy Montgomery will give you a whole new view of these amazing creatures and the ocean that surrounds them.

 

 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Babble Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

On the first Thursday of every month we get together over pizza, and talk about books! Join us if you love reading and want to gush about what you like or loath in books. Your fellow book lovers are waiting to meet you! There's no need to register, just drop in!

This month we will be discussing Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future by A. S. King.

 

    Location: The Study Room
Monday May 8, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM Stranger than Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tatjana   978-686-4080 x12   tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org
   

We are a Non-Fiction Book Group that usually meets at the library on the 2nd Monday of the month. We’ll read across all topics within nonfiction (ex. Biographies, True Crime, Travelogues) except for religion and politics. Some months we’ll be discussing a single title, other months there will be a theme and a list of suggested books on that topic from which participants can choose.


If you have any questions please call Tatjana Saccio at 978-686-4080 x12 or email her at tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org

Or visit the Book Group's webpage: http://www.nevinslibrary.org/strangerthanfiction.html

Wednesday May 10, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Current Events Cafe Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

With television, newspapers and the internet connecting us with stories all around the world, it can be hard sometimes to just sit down and figure out what's going on. Join us for our Current Events Cafe each month where we'll chat about everything from the work of the United Nations to local news stories happening right in your neighborhood. Snacks will be provided. No need to register, just drop in!

    Location: Teen Space
Thursday May 11, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Marvel Movie Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Welcome to another Marvel-ous Movie Night! While struggling to fit back into society after being a jail for robbery, a man is contacted by a mysterious family who want him to steal powerful technology in the hands of a dangerous man. Using a special suit he can shrink and communicate with any ant, in order to pull of his heist.

    Location: The Study Room
 
misc_pride_flag 7:00 PM GLBT Book Discussions Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista I. McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

Book discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. Books are available one month prior to the discussion. You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be held on the following Thursday evening. Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s voice mail, and announced on WCCM-Radio. Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org. All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 ext. 10.

The Nevins Library GLBT group is open to any adult (18+) who is interested in reading quality fiction, non-fiction and biography on GLBT topics and themes or by gay/lesbian authors.

 

The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth
A first novel.  This tale is set in Montana and is the coming of age story of a young woman who discovers herself and her sexuality within a family that does not support her, her choices, or anything outside their known world.

 

 

Saturday May 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM How the Internet Works Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Network cablesHow does the Internet really work? Is it a network of connected tubes, or something much more complex? In this class, we'll discuss exactly where those wires go and what the Internet really is.

 

    Location: The Study Room
       
Tuesday May 16, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Anime Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Calling all otakus! If you're a fan of Japanese, anime & manga then join us for our monthly anime club. Each month we'll pick a new anime to try out. Even if you're just curious about anime & manga, this is a great way to find out what it's all about.

 

    Location: The Study Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM Cook Book Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Calling All Cooks!

Come join the Nevin's Library's Cookbook Book Club with Pat Graham.

Check out a copy of the selected book or books at the Main Desk, pick a recipe, (email it to me to avoid duplicates) and prepare it for the program.

We'll sample lots of good, interesting foods, talk about what worked, what didn't and how to make it easier and healthier.

We will also discuss Restaurants we visited and critique them.

May's Selection will be: The Cooking Light Magazine

 

    Location: Great Hall
Wednesday May 17, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 1:00 PM Wednesday Afternoon Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Ellen or Sarah   978-686-4080 x16   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

This month's book is a historical fiction novel from the author of The Paris Wife.  We will be discussing Circling the Sun by Paula McLain.

About the book:

Brought to Kenya from England as a child and then abandoned by her mother, Beryl is raised by both her father and the native Kipsigis tribe who share his estate.  Her unconventional upbringing transforms Beryl into a bold young woman with a fierce love of all things wild and an inherent understanding of nature's delicate balance.  But even the wild child must grow up, and when everything Beryl knows and trusts dissolves, she is catapulted into a string of disastrous relationships.

Copies of the book will be available at the Main Desk for one month prior to our meeting.  Refreshements will be served.

 

 

    Location: Garden Room
Thursday May 18, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Caught the writing bug? Think you have what it takes to be a great author? Maybe you just really want to write some amazing fanfiction. Whatever the case, this is the group for you. Each month we'll meet to try out some writing exercises and share our work with each other.

 

    Location: Trustee Room
Monday May 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Using a Web Browser Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Images of the most popular web browsers' logosIf you're trying to learn how to use the Internet, then this class is for you! A web browser is a program that lets you access and use the Internet, view web pages, and interact with others online.

Join us as we decipher the web address bar, learn to manage browser history, and set our favorite web pages.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, May 31 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
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Thursday May 25, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Advisory Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Teens in grades 8-12 meet once a month to put their say into what goes on at the library. Tell Miss Amy what programs you or books you want to see. This is your chance to make the library even better. All participants are rewarded with pizza for their hard work to help the library. There's no need to register. Just drop in!

 

    Location: The Study Room
Wednesday May 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Using a Web Browser Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Images of the most popular web browsers' logosIf you're trying to learn how to use the Internet, then this class is for you! A web browser is a program that lets you access and use the Internet, view web pages, and interact with others online. Join us as we decipher the web address bar, learn to manage browser history, and set our favorite web pages.

This class also ran on Monday, May 22 at 7:00pm. 

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Thursday June 1, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:00 PM Thursday Evening Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

Flight Behavior by Barbara KingsolverBook discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm.Books are available one month prior to the discussion.You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be rescheduled as time and space permit.Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s website.Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org .All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 x10.

Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
What happens when global climate change comes to roost (literally) in a small Appalachian community?  It changes the lives of the people that live there, and especially one young mother who sees her world changing, along with the potential ecological catastrophe taking place in her backyard.

 
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Babble Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

On the first Thursday of every month we get together over pizza, and talk about books! Join us if you love reading and want to gush about what you like or loath in books. Your fellow book lovers are waiting to meet you! There's no need to register, just drop in!

This month we will be discussing The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson. We will also be selecting the titles for next year's discussion!

 

    Location: The Study Room
Tuesday June 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM Romance Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Looking to put a little romance in your life,

come join the

Nevins Library's Romance Book Club!

In all Romance Novels the plot revolves aound the love relationship and the inevitable happy ending but contrarty to popular opinion they are not all alike. Beyond that, however, romance novels may have any tone or style, be set in any location and time with varying levels of sensuality-ranging from sweet to scorching hot.

June's Title is a Mystery Romance: 

Terror in Taffeta by Marla Cooper

  We meet every 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.

Stop by the Main Desk to pick up a copy of the selected title prior to the meeting date. 

For more information: contact Pat Graham at ext. 16

 

 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM Romance Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Patricia Graham   978-686-4080 ext. 16   pgraham@nevinslibrary.org
   

Looking to put a little romance in your life,

come join the

Nevins Library's Romance Book Club!

In all Romance Novels the plot revolves aound the love relationship and the inevitable happy ending but contrarty to popular opinion they are not all alike. Beyond that, however, romance novels may have any tone or style, be set in any location and time with varying levels of sensuality-ranging from sweet to scorching hot.

June's Title is a Mystery Romance: 

Terror in Taffeta by Marla Cooper

Wedding planner Kelsey McKenna is just a few hours away from wrapping up her latest job: a destination wedding in the charming Mexican town of San Miguel de Allende. Everything is set and ready to go, bride and groom are at the altar, suddenly one of the bridesmaids collapses into a floral arrangement. She's hasn't just fainted, she's dead! The demanding Mother of the Bride insists Kelsey not tell the wedding party, she's paid for a wedding not a funeral after all. When the sister of the bride is arrested for murder, Kelsy has to fix it. And although she's pretty sure investigating a murder isn't in her contract, crossing the well-connected mother of the bride could be a career-killer. So Kelsey must deal with stubborn detectives, another dead body and a rekindled romance in this smart and funny debut.

  We meet every 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm.

Stop by the Main Desk to pick up a copy of the selected title prior to the meeting date. 

For more information: contact Pat Graham at ext. 16

 

 

Thursday June 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Scratch Club! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Scratch CatAttention all kids in third through seventh grade! If you like computers, you'll love Scratch, the kid-friendly programming game where you make the rules. Want to generate your own movie, game or program? This is where to do it! Join us to tinker with Scratch and impress your friends with your awesome creations.

Please bring a laptop if you can. We also have a few laptops here that you can use. If you're not comfortable with a computer, that's OK! We'll show you how to use one.

    Location: Garden Room
       
 
z_cust_mcteen 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Marvel Movie Night Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Welcome to our final Marvel-ous Movie Night! Our last film features the super soldier, torn between his friends, old and new. While the government pushes for super heroes to be held accountable for their actions our heroes need to decide which side of the argument their standing for.

    Location: The Study Room
 
misc_pride_flag 7:00 PM GLBT Book Discussions Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Krista I. McLeod   978-686-4080 x10   kmcleod@nevinslibrary.org
   

Book discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. Books are available one month prior to the discussion. You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk any time the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be held on the following Thursday evening. Cancellation information is posted on the Library’s voice mail, and announced on WCCM-Radio. Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org. All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on the availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 ext. 10.

The Nevins Library GLBT group is open to any adult (18+) who is interested in reading quality fiction, non-fiction and biography on GLBT topics and themes or by gay/lesbian authors.

 

Fairyland: A memoir of my Father by Alysia Abbott 
After his wife dies in a car accident, bisexual writer and activist Steve Abbott moves with his two-year-old daughter to San Francisco. There they discover a city in the midst of revolution, bustling with gay men in search of liberation?few of whom are raising a child.

 

 

Monday June 12, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM Stranger than Fiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tatjana   978-686-4080 x12   tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org
   

We are a Non-Fiction Book Group that usually meets at the library on the 2nd Monday of the month. We’ll read across all topics within nonfiction (ex. Biographies, True Crime, Travelogues) except for religion and politics. Some months we’ll be discussing a single title, other months there will be a theme and a list of suggested books on that topic from which participants can choose.


If you have any questions please call Tatjana Saccio at 978-686-4080 x12 or email her at tsaccio@nevinslibrary.org

Or visit the Book Group's webpage: http://www.nevinslibrary.org/strangerthanfiction.html

Wednesday June 14, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Teen Current Events Cafe Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

With television, newspapers and the internet connecting us with stories all around the world, it can be hard sometimes to just sit down and figure out what's going on. Join us for our Current Events Cafe each month where we'll chat about everything from the work of the United Nations to local news stories happening right in your neighborhood. Snacks will be provided. No need to register, just drop in!

    Location: Teen Space
Thursday June 15, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Caught the writing bug? Think you have what it takes to be a great author? Maybe you just really want to write some amazing fanfiction. Whatever the case, this is the group for you. Each month we'll meet to try out some writing exercises and share our work with each other.

 

    Location: Trustee Room
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Tuesday June 20, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 4:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Anime Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Calling all otakus! If you're a fan of Japanese, anime & manga then join us for our monthly anime club. Each month we'll pick a new anime to try out. Even if you're just curious about anime & manga, this is a great way to find out what it's all about.

 

    Location: The Study Room
Wednesday June 21, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 1:00 PM Wednesday Afternoon Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Ellen or Sarah   978-686-4080 x16   ssullivan@nevinslibrary.org
   

For our final book of the season, we will be discussing Me Before You by Jojo Moyes. 

About the book:

Lou Clark knows lots of things. She knows how many footsteps there are between the bus stop and home. She knows she likes working in The Buttered Bun tea shop and she knows she might not love her boyfriend Patrick.  What Lou doesn't know is she's about to lose her job or that knowing what's coming is what keeps her sane.

Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he's going to put a stop to that.  What Will doesn't know is that Lou is about to burst into his world in a riot of colour. And neither of them knows they're going to change the other for all time.

Copies of the book will be available for one month prior to our meeting.  Refreshments will be served. 

 

    Location: Garden Room
Thursday June 22, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Teen Advisory Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy   978-686-4080 ex. 35   nevinsteens@gmail.com
   

Teens in grades 8-12 meet once a month to put their say into what goes on at the library. Tell Miss Amy what programs you or books you want to see. This is your chance to make the library even better. All participants are rewarded with pizza for their hard work to help the library. There's no need to register. Just drop in!

 

    Location: The Study Room
Monday June 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Excel Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Excel on multiple devicesExcel is a powerful program for crunching numbers and keeping track of data. But how should you get started? Come to our introductory class to learn what a spreadsheet is, how to sort data, and how to do basic sums in Excel.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, June 28 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday June 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Excel Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Excel on multiple devicesExcel is a powerful program for crunching numbers and keeping track of data. But how should you get started? Come to our introductory class to learn what a spreadsheet is, how to sort data, and how to do basic sums in Excel.

This class also ran on Monday, June 26 at 7:00pm.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Monday July 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Windows 10 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Excel on multiple devicesWindows 10 may look different, but underneath it's the same operating system as ever.

Join us to learn about Cortana, change settings, and explore the new features of Microsoft's latest system.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, July 24 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday July 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Windows 10 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Excel on multiple devicesWindows 10 may look different, but underneath it's the same operating system as ever.

Join us to learn about Cortana, change settings, and explore the new features of Microsoft's latest system.

This class also ran on Monday, July 24.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Monday August 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Email Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Excel on multiple devicesWhat is email and how does it work? In this class, we'll examine what makes email special and how it can be useful to you.

Feel free to bring your laptop or device if you want to set up your very own email account!

This class will repeat on Wednesday, August 30 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday August 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Email Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Excel on multiple devicesWhat is email and how does it work? In this class, we'll examine what makes email special and how it can be useful to you.

Feel free to bring your laptop or device if you want to set up your very own email account!

This class also ran on Monday, August 28 at 7:00pm.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Saturday September 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Apps! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Nokia phone with appsApps are for everyone! Bring your mobile device and prepare to try out the most useful, innovative, fun and educational apps for all ages.

Remember your device's username or Apple ID and password!

 

    Location: The Study Room
       
Monday September 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Borrowing Library E-Books Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Mobile phone with e-book on itDid you know that you can get free e-books from the library on your smartphone? It's true! Whether you listen to audiobooks or read print, you can get free ebooks from Nevins, the Boston Public Library, and more!

Join us to learn all about this great feature and to download your first library book.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, September 27 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday September 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Borrowing Library E-Books Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Mobile phone with e-book on itDid you know that you can get free e-books from the library on your smartphone? It's true! Whether you listen to audiobooks or read print, you can get free ebooks from Nevins, the Boston Public Library, and more!

Join us to learn all about this great feature and to download your first library book.

This class also ran on Monday, September 25.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
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Monday October 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Learn Your iPad Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

iPadsCongratulations! You have an iPad! Now what? Learn what you can do with this fun and versatile device in this beginner's class. We'll turn the iPad on and off, connect the iPad to wifi, and download an app.

To fully appreciate this session, please bring your iPad, Apple ID, and password with you.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, October 25 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday October 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Learn Your iPad Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

iPads

Congratulations! You have an iPad! Now what? Learn what you can do with this fun and versatile device in this beginner's class. We'll turn the iPad on and off, connect the iPad to wifi, and download an app.

To fully appreciate this session, please bring your iPad, Apple ID, and password with you.

This class also ran on Monday, October 23 at 7:00pm.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Saturday November 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Try Free, Open Source Software! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

Open Source symbolIf you're not familiar with the Open Source movement, then prepare to be amazed! Some of the best software is available for free, including LibreOffice, a clone of Microsoft Office; Gimp, which is similar to Photoshop; and Linux, the Internet's alternative operating system. These programs are the brainchildren of off-duty engineers who work together to make software accessible to everyone.

Stop by to try some of their most successful projects!

 

    Location: The Study Room
       
Monday November 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Twitter Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080 x12   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

TwitterEveryone's using Twitter, but describing its appeal can be tricky...until you try it for yourself! In this class, we'll learn about the joy of blogging in 140 characters, as well as how Twitter affects the world we all live in.

This class will repeat on Wednesday, November 29 at 1:00pm. Please register for that time on our library events calendar.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
Wednesday November 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Twitter basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna   978-686-4080   agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org
   

TwitterEveryone's using Twitter, but describing its appeal can be tricky...until you try it for yourself! In this class, we'll learn about the joy of blogging in 140 characters, as well as how Twitter affects the world we all live in.

This class also ran on Monday, November 27 at 7:00pm.

For immediate tech help, try our one-on-one tech help sessions, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday or by special appointment. For more information, contact Anna at agoodingcall@nevinslibrary.org or call the library at (978)686-4080

    Location: The Study Room
       
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