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Tuesday January 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM OCLN Reference Interest Group Mtg     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  8:45 PM NAMI South Shore Movie Night     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Anderson   781-640-1820   
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
Wednesday January 25, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes continue,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
food_carrot.GIF 3:15 PM  -  4:45 PM Dungeon Brawlers (Teen)     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

-NEW TEEN PROGRAM-

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

    Location: YA Room
        There are 2 spaces available.
 
rec_legoguy 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM LEGO's age 9 - 11     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

 LEGO's for age 9 - 11. What can you create?  We supply the  Lego's, you supply the imagination!

 Held in Conference Room A, at the top of the stairs, near the Children's Room.

 No sign-ups needed.

 

 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Vinfen Career Fair for Day Programs in the South Shore Area     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Dan Righter   617-441-1837   righterd@vinfen.org
   

Vinfen is a leading nonprofit human services organization that "transforms lives" by building the capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to learn, thrive and achieve their goals. Vinfen supports thousands of adolescents and adults with psychiatric, developmental and behavioral disabilities at more than 200 sites with 2,700 employees in eastern Massachusetts and Connecticut.

The purpose of this career fair is to attract job seekers in the community with backgrounds in human services to apply for Day Program Positions at our South Shore area Adult Day Habilitation programs. Several are located in Weymouth, and one program is in Rockland.  The jobs are 40 hours/week, offer a stable 8am -4pm weekday schedule, opportunities for advancement and comprehensive, competitive benefits: which include generous sick/vacation/personal time off packages, 401k/pension plans, educational opportunities, paid training, as well as affordable health, dental and vision insurance.  

Come join our team and help us to transform lives together!  You may end up transforming your life in the process! 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
office_lightbulb 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Getting More Done     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Thayer Public Library presents Streamline your Workflow Workshop

Do you have trouble starting or completing projects that are important to your business or personal life? Do you want to be more productive, and achieve greater focus? Then join Stefan Kalt, Certified Executive Coach, for a workshop on ways to reach your goals through effective task organization.

~~Mr. Kalt  has worked in higher education for over ten years and has vast experience as a teacher, adviser, and mentor. Mr. Kalt completed his graduate studies in philosophy at Boston University. He went on to teach Humanities and Social Sciences in Boston University’s “Great Books” Core Curriculum, where he facilitated in-depth discussions about the central texts of the Western and Eastern philosophical traditions. He later trained at the Center for Executive Coaching. With this background and experience, Stefan is uniquely capable of helping clients apply rigorous thinking to their business and career challenges, especially in the areas of leadership, communication, collaboration, and stress management.

~~This program  is made possible through the use of library state aid funds.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book The Caning: The Assault that Drove America to Civil War by Stephen Puleo.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday January 26, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_cook 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Good Taste Cookbook Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Cookbook lovers, unite! Now there is a library book club just for you! Borrow the cookbook selection from the library and make a dish from it to share. Let Laurie know what you're planning on making ahead of time so we can have a variety of dishes to sample. No need to double recipes; we just need enough for everyone to have a taste.

The January cookbook selection is My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes That Saved My Life by Ruth Reichl. Copies will be available from the Circulation Desk starting December 29th. Please register through the library event calendar or contact Laurie by phone (781-848-0405, x4430) or email (lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov) to join the group.

The plan is for the group to meet every other month to try out a different cookbook each time. New members are always welcome!

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday January 28, 2017 Go To Top
anim_starfish 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Art Lab: Chinese New Year     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Are you a teen ages 12-18? Do you enjoy being crafty or drawing?  

 Do you like to make or create things? Or to experiment with art?  Then this may be the program for you!

This month we will be making paper Chinese fortune cookies, Zodiac bookmarks, & painted Cherry blossom trees.  

To make sure we have enough materials Registration is required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 10 spaces available.
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Monday January 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM St. Moritz Condo Annual Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Bradley   617-680-1460   
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
Tuesday January 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri      tstano@braintreema.gov
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 9:15 AM  -  9:35 AM Book Babies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

  The Book Babies Winter session has started.They will be weekly through March 6, on Mondays or else Tuesdays, as  those days been requested by parents.

  Book Babies for the littlest ones, infant to 24 months. Come for 20 minutes of fun - short stories and lots of songs!

   Starts at 9:15, in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

The Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6, with sessions at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    This Winter, we'll meet sometimes on Mondays, and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

    Story- times are held in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6  at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    We'll meet sometimes on Mondays and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

     Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

   

 

    
 

 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Social Security Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tim Walsh   781-294-4664   tim@timwalshfinancial.com
   

How to optimize and maximize your Social Security benefits utilizing different claiming strategies.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday February 1, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes continue,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Social Security Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tim Walsh   781-294-4664   tim@timwalshfinancial.com
   

How to optimize and maximize your Social Security benefits utilizing different claiming strategies.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday February 2, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Girl Scout Leaders Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Fabiano   781-710-6663   
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Friday February 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Hold flooring     Tell a Friend
    Contact: terri     
Saturday February 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Hold flooring     Tell a Friend
    Contact: terri     
Monday February 6, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 9:15 AM  -  9:35 AM Book Babies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

  The Book Babies Winter session has started.They will be weekly through March 6, on Mondays or else Tuesdays, as  those days been requested by parents.

  Book Babies for the littlest ones, infant to 24 months. Come for 20 minutes of fun - short stories and lots of songs!

   Starts at 9:15, in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

The Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6, with sessions at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    This Winter, we'll meet sometimes on Mondays, and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

    Story- times are held in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6  at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    We'll meet sometimes on Mondays and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

     Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

   

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Girls Scouts Winter Fun     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laura Trull   617-352-0140    ltrull@gsema.org.
   

For non-registered members. 

This event starts at 4 PM and is for non-Girl Scouts. Come have some fun at our Winter Fun family event for girls K-4.  While girls enjoy some Girl Scout fun, caregivers will learn how to get involved. 

This event starts at 4 PM and is for non-Girl Scouts.

RSVP required: Call or email Laura Trull at 617-352-0140 or at ltrull@gsema.org.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday February 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SEPAC     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kristin Zechello   781-843-5344   
   

BRAINTREE SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS OVERVIEW; PRESCHOOL -22

Please join us for an informational evening that will provide a broad overview of all the special education programs within our district and will include representatives from each of the following programs:  The Integrated Pre-School Program, Specialized Programs at the Monatiquot Kindergarten Center, Flaherty, Morrison and middle schools; the Language Based Programs at Hollis, South Middle and Braintree High School along with the many Alternative Programs at BHS.  A panel discussion and Q&A session will follow.

If you have any questions, please contact Suzanne Brouillard (SEPAC) at 978-804-1323 or via email at suzanne.brouillard@analog.com

*For Braintree Public Schools staff; sign up on smart.edu and see a SEPAC representative for Professional Development credit forms.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday February 8, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes continue,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
ent_filmproj 12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Brown Bag Book and Movie Discussion     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Book & Movie Meeting -- The Brown Bag Book Club will meet at 12 to discuss the book Serena by Ron Rash and watch the 2015 movie based on the book at 1:00 in the Logan Auditorium. Copies of the book are available to borrow ahead of time from the Main Circulation Desk. New members always welcome. The group will be eating a potluck lunch.

If you would like to join the Brown Bag Book Club or have questions, please contact Laurie at 781-848-0405, x4430 or by email at lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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rec_scissors&glue 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Craft for Kids age 3 up     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Valentine's Day is coming!  Come make a fun Valentine's craft!.  This craft program is held one afternoon a month, for kids ages 3 up. No sign-ups needed.

 We've changed the age of this program, from 5 up,  to 3 up. Now children age 3 and 4 may attend with a parent or care-giver, as well as those age 5 up.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_legoguy 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM LEGO's age 9 - 11     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

 LEGO's for age 9 - 11. What can you create?  We supply the  Lego's, you supply the imagination!

 Held in Conference Room A, at the top of the stairs, near the Children's Room.

 No sign-ups needed.

 

 
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday February 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM ARC of the South Shore: Social Security Benefits Presentation     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Katie Hanley   781-335-3023 x2227   
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Social Security Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tim Walsh   781-294-4664   tim@timwalshfinancial.com
   

How to optimize and maximize your Social Security benefits utilizing different claiming strategies.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday February 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Top Real Estate Training     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jose Perez    781-258-7513   exitrealitybraintree@gmail.com
   

Top Real Estate Training

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Monday February 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Tuesday February 14, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 9:15 AM  -  9:35 AM Book Babies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

 It's Valentine's Day! The Book Babies Winter session has started.They will be weekly through March 6, on Mondays or else Tuesdays, as  those days been requested by parents.

  Book Babies for the littlest ones, infant to 24 months. Come for 20 minutes of fun - short stories and lots of songs!

   Starts at 9:15, in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

It's Valentine's Day! The Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6, with sessions at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    This Winter, we'll meet sometimes on Mondays, and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

    Story- times are held in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

It is Valentine's Day!

Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6  at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    We'll meet sometimes on Mondays and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

     Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

   

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM American Association of University Women     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Gail Saccone   781-424-4356   gvsaccone@comcast.net
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

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 This month's discussion book is The Widow's War by Sally Gunning.

 Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the  discussion.

 All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday February 15, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes continue,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeon Brawlers     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

    Location: YA Room
        There are 10 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Job Hunting: A Beginner's Guide     Tell a Friend
    Contact: reference desk   781-848-0405 X4420   
   

~~Are you thinking about switching careers? Are you starting to look for a new job? Have you been out of the job market for a while, but preparing to reenter it? Join Stefan Kalt, Certified Executive Coach, for tips about how to conduct a successful job search.

~~Mr. Kalt  has worked in higher education for over ten years and has vast experience as a teacher, adviser, and mentor. Mr. Kalt completed his graduate studies in philosophy at Boston University. He went on to teach Humanities and Social Sciences in Boston University’s “Great Books” Core Curriculum, where he facilitated in-depth discussions about the central texts of the Western and Eastern philosophical traditions. He later trained at the Center for Executive Coaching. With this background and experience, Stefan is uniquely capable of helping clients apply rigorous thinking to their business and career challenges, especially in the areas of leadership, communication, collaboration, and stress management.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
Thursday February 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Braintree Art Association     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kate Manning   781-749-6077   kmanning328@verizon.net
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Friday February 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Hold library floor     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     
Saturday February 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Hold library floor     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     
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lib_book_quill 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Morning Writers Group     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Meet others who love to write! Share tips of the trade, and get/give encouragement and support to other area writers. The Saturday Morning Writers Group will meet monthly to talk about works in progress and the writing and publishing process. Meetings may start with a brief discussion of an article or topic given out the month before or end with a writing prompt to get the creative juices flowing. Please register in advance to receive an email reminder of the meeting.

Sponsored by the Thayer Public Library, group meetings will be facilitated by a librarian. 

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Monday February 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_vote.gif 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

President's Day

Tuesday February 21, 2017 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM LEGO's age 5 - 8     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

 LEGO's for age 5 - 8. Build with our LEGOs. For kids in Kindergarten through grade 3. Blocks will be available as well. Held in Logan Auditorium on the upper level.

     No sign-ups needed.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday February 22, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes continue,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
elect_laptop.GIF 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Minecraft fun for kids age 9-11     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Minecraft fun for ages 9 - 11, during School Vacation Week.

   Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
anim_starfish 2:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Art Lab: Chocotology (Teen)     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Are you a teen in grades 6 - 12? Do you enjoy being crafty or drawing?  

 Do you like to make or create things? Or to experiment with art?  Then this may be the program for you!

To make sure we have enough materials Registration is required.

 

 
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is Love Anthony by Lisa Genova.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday February 23, 2017 Go To Top
anim_fish_02 2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Animal games for children     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Come at 2:00 to play some of  animal games, . Animal games may include "Animal Freeze dance", "Guess the Animal", "What time is it Mr Fox?"  "Duck duck goose", "Name an animal from A to Z."

Maybe at the end,  we'll make a graph about our pets. Best for ages 3 - 9.

At 2:30  our movie  "The Secret Life of Pets" will be shown. For children of any age, during School Vacation Week.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
anim_fish_02 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Movie Secret Life of Pets     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Children are invited to watch the newly released  movie "The Secret Life of Pets"  on the big screen, during School Vacation Week. A For children of any age.

A hilarious comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Max, a terrier, has his favorite-pet status turned upside-down when his owner takes in a stray named Duke.

Universal Pictures Production, rated PG. 1 hour and 27 min. long.

At 2:00 before the movie starts, we're playing some animal games which are  best for ages 3 - 9.

   Held in Logan Auditorium on the upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_book_cook 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Cooking with Chocolate     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Chocolate is not just dessert; it’s everything you need! You can influence a lot of people and change your world if you have the right chocolate recipe. Celebrate Chocolate Lovers Month with Chef/Instructor Liz Barbour as she shows us how to use chocolate as the main ingredient in recipes that are not just for dessert. Add in Liz's easy cooking technique tips and you are on your way to creating great meals you can prepare at home!

Enjoy a cooking demonstration of two delicious recipes and sampling. Enjoy a cooking demonstration of two delicious recipes and samples. Knives and knife sharpeners will be available for purchase, but no purchase is required.

Advance registration is required for Cooking with Chocolate. Seating is limited to 35.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
       
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
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Saturday February 25, 2017 Go To Top
office_pencil 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Essay Writing Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415    cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Essay Writing Skills w/ Eliza.  Grades 6-12.

This workshop covers the basic steps of writing an effective essay: brainstorming, outlining, drafting, and revising. Students will learn how to structure a persuasive argument, use evidence to support their ideas, organize their points in a logical order, use a formal academic tone, and proofread for grammatical errors. By the end of the class students will have created a template for essay outlines, and they will take home an essay-writing checklist that they can use independently with future writing assignments.

Students should bring a tablet or laptop or paper and a writing utensil. 

Registration is required.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 12 spaces available.
Sunday February 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Monday February 27, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 9:15 AM  -  9:35 AM Book Babies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

  The Book Babies Winter session continues.They will be weekly through mid-March, on Mondays or else Tuesdays, as  those days been requested by parents.

  Book Babies for the littlest ones, infant to 24 months. Come for 20 minutes of fun - short stories and lots of songs!

   Starts at 9:15, in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

The Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continus through March 6, with sessions at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    This Winter, we'll meet sometimes on Mondays, and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

    Story- times are held in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 continue through March 6  at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    We'll meet sometimes on Mondays and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

     Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

   

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  3:00 PM hold for library     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette by Hampton Side.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
Tuesday February 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM ARC of the South Shore     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Katie Hanley   781-335-3023, X2227   autismresourcecenter@arcsouthshore.org
   

Many facets of Autism.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday March 1, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes end next week March 8,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
elect_laptop.GIF 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Minecraft fun for kids age 9-11     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Minecraft fun for ages 9 - 11.

   Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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Thursday March 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Southshore YA Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina    78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Librarians of the South Shore monthly meeting 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
  Location Map
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Friday March 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Hold for library     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Saturday March 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:45 PM Chromosomal Meeting by Nexxys     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lori Earl   857-526-1339   lori.earl1@gmail.com
   

Regional Support Group for Chromosomal Variations by NEXXYS

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Sunday March 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Monday March 6, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 9:15 AM  -  9:35 AM Book Babies     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

  The Book Babies Winter session ends today, March 6.

  Book Babies for the littlest ones, infant to 24 months. Come for 20 minutes of fun - short stories and lots of songs!

   Starts at 9:15, in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Today, March 6,  is the last of the  Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3, with sessions at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

    This Winter, we'll meet sometimes on Mondays, and sometimes on Tuesdays, as parents have asked for both.

    Story- times are held in Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_teddybear_reading 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Story-times for age 2 & 3     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Winter Story-times for ages 2 & 3 ends today, March 6,  at 10 am and 11 am. Come hear stories, sing songs, make an easy craft and have fun!

     Logan Auditorium, on the Upper Level by the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

   

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday March 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:00 AM OLLI: Exercise and Aging     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

OLLI Scholar Beth-Ann Alves

~this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday March 8, 2017 Go To Top
anim_rabbit 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Storytime age 3 - 5     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Wiinter Storytimes end today  March 8,  for children age 3 - 5! These have longer stories and a more detailed craft than the ones for younger ones.

Held  Wednesays at 10 am through March 8.

Held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Brown Bag Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's selection is The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald. Feel free to bring your lunch (or not) and join us to talk about the book! OK to bring your own bottled or covered beverages! Hot and cold beverages and vending machine snacks are also available for purchase in the Friends' Cafe.

Book club books are available at the Circulation Desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the day of the discussion. All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
 
rec_scissors&glue 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Craft for Kids age 3 up     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

 Come make a fun craft!.  This craft program is held one afternoon a month, for kids ages 3 up. No sign-ups needed.

 We've changed the age of this program, from 5 up to 3 up. Now children age 3 and 4 may attend with a parent or care-giver, as well as those age 5 up.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday March 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Perspectives of the Great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

 
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday March 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_kapow.GIF 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM YA Program - South Shore Teen Con     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

South Shore Teen Con for grades 6-12:

Cosplay Fashion Show

Dan & Phil's 7 Second Challenge

Candy Sushi Making

Makerspace, Crafts, & Henna

Games & Killer Bunnies

Prizes, Snacks, and More!  Tickets are free and are available at the Teen Desk!

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 49 spaces available.
Sunday March 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Monday March 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Introduction to Contemporary Art_Cleveland Art Museum     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference 

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call              617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday March 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Exercise and Aging     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(OS- Beth-Ann Alves) 

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book is When the Moon is Low by Nadia Hashimi
Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday March 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  3:30 PM OLLI: Discovering Documentary Films Series 4     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Discovering Documentary Films Series 4 -- Harry Abraham

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeon Brawlers (Teen)     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

    Location: YA Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM SEPAC Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kristen Zechello   781-843-5344   
   

WHEN YOU DISAGREE WITH THE TEAM ABOUT YOUR CHILD’S SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

Advocating for children in the special education system can sometimes be overwhelming for parents. Over the past decade, Attorney Jeffrey Sankey has worked with hundreds of parents to help them obtain special education services for their children. In this presentation, Attorney Sankey will discuss strategies to help you to work collaboratively with your child’s special education team and, when disagreements arise, the various options available to parents to resolve them.  Please come with any questions you may have. 

If you have any questions, please contact Leah Nabstedt (SEPAC) at 617-943-2452 or via email at lnabstedt@verizon.net

*For Braintree Public Schools staff; sign up on smart.edu and see a SEPAC representative for Professional Development credit forms.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday March 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Perspectives on the Great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Braintree Art Association     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kate Manning   781-749-6077   kmanning328@verizon.net
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday March 18, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_quill 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Morning Writers Group     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Meet others who love to write! Share tips of the trade, and get/give encouragement and support to other area writers. The Saturday Morning Writers Group will meet monthly to talk about works in progress and the writing and publishing process. Meetings may start with a brief discussion of an article or topic given out the month before or end with a writing prompt to get the creative juices flowing. Please register in advance to receive an email reminder of the meeting.

Sponsored by the Thayer Public Library, group meetings will be facilitated by a librarian. 

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Sunday March 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Monday March 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Introduction to Contemporary Art_Cleveland Art Museum     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference 

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call              617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: Under the Same Sky: From Starvation in North Korea to Salvation in America by Joseph Kim and Stephan Talty.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Tuesday March 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Exercise and Aging     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(OS- Beth-Ann Alves) 

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday March 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  3:30 PM OLLI: Discovering Documentary Films Series 4     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Discovering Documentary Films Series 4 -- Harry Abraham

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_legoguy 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM LEGO's age 9 - 11     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

 LEGO's for age 9 - 11. What can you create?  We supply the  Lego's, you supply the imagination!

 Held in Conference Room A, at the top of the stairs, near the Children's Room.

 No sign-ups needed.

 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Hold Library program     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

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This month's book is The Muralist by B.A. Shapiro. This book is this year's One Brarintree, One Book choice.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday March 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Perspectives on the Great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~~(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Braintree Housing     Tell a Friend
    Contact:    781-848-1484, ext 20   
    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
 
lib_book_cook 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Good Taste Cookbook Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Cookbook lovers, unite! Now there is a library book club just for you! Borrow the cookbook selection from the library and make a dish from it to share. Let Laurie know what you're planning on making ahead of time so we can have a variety of dishes to sample. No need to double recipes; we just need enough for everyone to have a taste.

The March cookbook selection is Sara Moulton's Everyday Family Dinners by Sara Moulton. Copies will be available from the Circulation Desk starting February 23rd. Please register through the library event calendar or contact Laurie by phone (781-848-0405, x4430) or email (lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov) to join the group.

The plan is for the group to meet every other month to try out a different cookbook each time. New members are always welcome!

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
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Saturday March 25, 2017 Go To Top
anim_starfish 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Art Lab (Teen)     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Are you a teen ages 12-18? Do you enjoy being crafty or drawing?  

 Do you like to make or create things? Or to experiment with art?  Then this may be the program for you!

To make sure we have enough materials Registration is required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
office_pencil 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Test Prep Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Note Taking & Test Preparation w/ Eliza.  Grades 6-12.

Many students sit down to “study” for a test without ever learning what that really means. In this workshop students will learn strategies to help them perform better on tests, including learning about their own learning styles and understanding more about how the brain processes, remembers, and retrieves information. Students will learn how to use a two-column note-taking template, how to use multi-sensory input to aid memorization, how to practice time management strategies during and when studying for tests, and how to sort through large volumes of information to know what materials to study.

By the end of this workshop students will have a variety of tools they can use to make their studying more effective and more efficient. 

Registration is required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Sunday March 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Hold for Friends event     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Monday March 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Introduction to Contemporary Art_Cleveland Art Museum     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference 

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call              617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday March 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Exercise and Aging     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(OS- Beth-Ann Alves) 

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday March 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  3:30 PM OLLI: Discovering Documentary Films Series 4     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Discovering Documentary Films Series 4 -- Harry Abraham

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Transition to Adult Services     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kristen Zechello   617-922-7142   
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday March 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Perspectives of the great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~~(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM Perspectives on WWII     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC- Natioanl WWII Museum form New Orleans

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLi members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday April 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Hold Library program     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Sunday April 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Emily Sum Piano Recital     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Emily Sum   781-363-3082   
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
Monday April 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Introduction to Contemporary Art_Cleveland Art Museum     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference 

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call              617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday April 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Exercise and Aging     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(OS- Beth-Ann Alves) 

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday April 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  3:30 PM OLLI: Discovering Documentary Films Series 4     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Discovering Documentary Films Series 4 -- Harry Abraham

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Toastmasters International     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Scott Swenson     sswenson02368@gmail.com
   

Toastmasters International speech contest

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday April 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Perspectives of the great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~~(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM Perspectives on WWII     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC- Natioanl WWII Museum form New Orleans

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLi members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday April 8, 2017 Go To Top
office_pencil 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Teen Study Skills Workshop     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Teen Study Skills & Homework organization Workshop w/ Eliza!

This program is geared towards 6th-12th grade students. This study skills workshop is experiential and hands-on, focusing on homework and organization. Students will learn different strategies to help with time-management, staying focused, breaking down long-term assignments, memorization, active reading, and keeping track of paperwork & binders, virtual organization, and backpacks & lockers.

Woven into this workshop is information on learning styles and how to use visual, kinesthetic, and auditory input to aid in learning.

Registration is required.  Please bring a pen/pencil & a notebook for note taking.    

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 12 spaces available.
Sunday April 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Hold Library event     Tell a Friend
Monday April 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Anthropolgy of Sex and Love     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC - Patrick Clarkin)

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning insititute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. to register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Tuesday April 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Exercise and Aging     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(OS- Beth-Ann Alves) 

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Related imageThis month's discussion book is the play The Muralist by B.A. Shiparo.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday April 12, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Brown Bag Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's selection is Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain. Feel free to bring your lunch (or not) and join us to talk about the book! OK to bring your own bottled or covered beverages! Hot and cold beverages and vending machine snacks are also available for purchase in the Friends' Cafe.

Book club books are available at the Circulation Desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the day of the discussion. All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  3:30 PM OLLI: Discovering Documentary Films Series 4     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Discovering Documentary Films Series 4 -- Harry Abraham

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeon Brawlers (Teen)     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

    Location: YA Room
 
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday April 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Perspectives of the great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~~(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Perspectives on WWII     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

VC- National l WWII Museum form New Orleans

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLi members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
ent_filmproj 2:20 PM  -  4:20 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday April 15, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_quill 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Saturday Morning Writers Group     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Meet others who love to write! Share tips of the trade, and get/give encouragement and support to other area writers. The Saturday Morning Writers Group will meet monthly to talk about works in progress and the writing and publishing process. Meetings may start with a brief discussion of an article or topic given out the month before or end with a writing prompt to get the creative juices flowing. Please register in advance to receive an email reminder of the meeting.

Sponsored by the Thayer Public Library, group meetings will be facilitated by a librarian. 

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Hold library program     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     
Sunday April 16, 2017 Go To Top
relig_easter3 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM No Regular Sunday Hours Today     Tell a Friend
   

Library is CLOSED

Monday April 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_quilt3 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Patriot's Day     Tell a Friend
Tuesday April 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Facing the Fact of Death     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death: Dying, Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Vietnam, 1945-1985: What Really Happened     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI Members. To register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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office_lightbulb 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Coding for Teens     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

This program is for 6-12th graders.  We will be learning how to code with Khan Academy& Codeacademy, two fun and easy to use free coding sites.  

Due to technology limitations, Registration is required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 8 spaces available.
Wednesday April 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  3:30 PM OLLI: Discovering Documentary Films Series 4     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Discovering Documentary Films Series 4 -- Harry Abraham

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Library event     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri     
Thursday April 20, 2017 Go To Top
anim_starfish 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Art Lab (Teen): Tissue Paper Watercolor     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@brainteema.gov
   

Are you a teen ages 12-18? Do you enjoy being crafty or drawing?  

 Do you like to make or create things? Or to experiment with art?  Then this may be the program for you!

To make sure we have enough materials Registration is required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 15 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Prespectives on WWII     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312    ollireg@gmail.com
   

~(VC- Natioanl WWII Museum form New Orleans

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLi members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 2:20 PM  -  2:20 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Library     
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Library Event     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday April 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_genealogy1 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Room Escape     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Teen Room Escape/Escape the Museum (Event Description TBD)

Registration is required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
        There are 20 spaces available.
Sunday April 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Friends Concert :Moby Dick and the Wailers     Tell a Friend
   

Friends Concert : Moby Dick and the Wailers. 

 This free concert is sponsored by the Friends of Thayer Public Library 

Light refreshments will be served.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Monday April 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: All Shook Up: America in the 50's     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference - Gary Hylander

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. to register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI : Anthropology of Sex and Love     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conterence --Patrick Clarkin

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan by Jenny Nordberg.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

 

    Location: Conference Room B
Tuesday April 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death" Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Vietnam, 1945-1985: What Really Happened     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI Members. To register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Shakespeare     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Celebrating Shakespeare's birthday with Thayer Public Library with this  One man show~

"Let actor Stephen Collins make Shakespeare's words come alive for your audience. From the evil machinations of Richard III, to the philosophical bantering of Falstaff, to the brilliant oratory of Brutus and Antony, Stephen brings the Bard's words to life. Shakespeare's tragedies, comedies, histories, and Sonnets are all represented in this exciting show".

 

Stephen COllins grew up in Cambridge and received a BA in Literature from UMass Boston. Recently he has been teaching seminares on Whitman, Hardy and Shakespeare at various locations throughout the country. 

Wednesday April 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:45 AM  -  1:45 PM Federalist Papers     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC- Gary Hylander) BROWN BAG 

~ This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

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This month's book is The Muralist by B.A. Shapiro. This book is this year's One Brarintree, One Book choice.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday April 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Perspectives on the Great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   781-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~~~~(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:15 PM OLLI: Perspectives on WWII     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312    ollireg@gmail.com
   

~(VC- Natioanl WWII Museum form New Orleans

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLi members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
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Sunday April 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Author Visit     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Monday May 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: All Shook Up: America in the 50's     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference - Gary Hylander

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. to register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI : Anthropology of Sex and Love     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conterence --Patrick Clarkin

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday May 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death" Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Vietnam, 1945-1985: What Really Happened     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI Members. To register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday May 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 11:45 AM  -  1:00 PM Midway: American Counter Punch     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC -Gary Hylander) BROWN BAG

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday May 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Perspectives of the great Depression     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~~(VC-Dan Leclerc)

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
 
ent_note 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Words, Wind, and Wood: Native American Flute and Spoken Word Poetry     Tell a Friend
   

“The evocative and rich tones of Native American flutes will be combined with the kind of poetry “that people who don’t typically like poetry are able to enjoy,” when musician, author, yoga teacher, and former English teacher Jerry Lagadec performs…”  -- The Boston Globe, 6/15/14

A performance of Native American flute, guitar, and the spoken word (poetry for people who "don't like poetry"). Jerry Lagadec of Halifax, Mass. has played guitar in front of audiences for decades, but didn’t pick up his first Native American flute until he was in his 50s. Now he has a large collection of authentic Native American flutes in various sizes and tones that he plays along with the guitar, using a musical and rhythmic backdrop to create a mesmerizing, live tapestry of spoken-word poetry and music

It is an experience both meditative and thought-provoking. Don't miss this musical, literary event!

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Sunday May 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Sunday Hours Pilot Program     Tell a Friend
   

This is the second year of our Sunday Pilot Program to determine the feasibility and regard for additional hours.

We will be open for 10 Sundays this year: February 26th through May 7th, closed on Easter Sunday, April 16.

Monday May 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: All Shook Up: America in the 50's     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference - Gary Hylander

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. to register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI : Anthropology of Sex and Love     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conterence --Patrick Clarkin

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday May 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death" Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Vietnam, 1945-1985: What Really Happened     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI Members. To register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book is Continental Drift by Russell Banks.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday May 10, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Brown Bag Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's selection is Lilac Girls by Martha Kelly. Feel free to bring your lunch (or not) and join us to talk about the book! OK to bring your own bottled or covered beverages! Hot and cold beverages and vending machine snacks are also available for purchase in the Friends' Cafe.

"On a September day in Manhattan in 1939, twenty-something Caroline Ferriday is consumed by her efforts to secure the perfect boutonniere for an important French diplomat and resisting the romantic advances of a married actor. Meanwhile across the Atlantic, Kasia Kuzmerick, a Polish Catholic teenager, is nervously anticipating the changes that are sure to come since Germany has declared war on Poland. As tensions rise abroad - and in her personal life - Caroline's interest in aiding the war effort in France grows and she eventually comes to hear about the dire situation at the Ravensbruck all-female concentration camp. At the same time, Kasia's carefree youth is quickly slipping away, only to be replaced by a fervor for the Polish resistance movement. Through Ravensbruck - and the horrific atrocities taking place there told in part by an infamous German surgeon, Herta Oberheuser - the two women's lives will converge in unprecedented ways and a novel of redemption and hope emerges that is breathtaking in scope and depth"

-- Provided by publisher.

Book club books are available at the Circulation Desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the day of the discussion. All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
 
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday May 11, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
lib_book_cook 6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Good Taste Cookbook Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

Cookbook lovers, unite! Now there is a library book club just for you! Borrow the cookbook selection from the library and make a dish from it to share. Let Laurie know what you're planning on making ahead of time so we can have a variety of dishes to sample. No need to double recipes; we just need enough for everyone to have a taste.

The May cookbook selection is Master of the Grill: Foolproof Recipes, Top-Rated Gadgets, Gear & Ingredients Plus Clever Test Kitchen Tips & Fascinating Food Science by America's Test Kitchen. Copies will be available from the Circulation Desk starting April  27th. Please register through the library event calendar or contact Laurie by phone (781-848-0405, x4430) or email (lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov) to join the group.

The plan is for the group to meet every other month to try out a different cookbook each time. New members are always welcome!

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday May 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: All Shook Up: America in the 50's     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI Office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conference - Gary Hylander

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. to register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI : Anthropology of Sex and Love     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office    617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

Video Conterence --Patrick Clarkin

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call                  617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information. 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: The Wright Brothers by David McCullough.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Tuesday May 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death" Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Vietnam, 1945-1985: What Really Happened     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI Members. To register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday May 17, 2017 Go To Top
office_pencil 3:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeon Brawlers (Teen)     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

Join us as we play a Dungeons & Dragons campaign!  Need more information?  Check out the 5th edition of the Player’s handbook.   

Characters must be rolled up (created) and approved by the teenlibrarian before the first meeting.   

This program is for grades 6-12.  There is limited space available, so Registration is required.

    Location: YA Room
Thursday May 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Braintree Art Association     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kate Manning   781-749-6077   kmanning328@verizon.net
    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
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rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Saturday May 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  4:45 PM Midwifery Today Seminar     Tell a Friend
   

A day of learning for student, Midwives and Childbirth educators 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Sunday May 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Friends Concert : Fred Moyer, pianist.     Tell a Friend
   

Friends Concert: Fred Moyer, pianist.

 This free concert is sponsored by the Friends of Thayer Public Library.

Light refreshments will be served

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Monday May 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_lighthouse_02 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Adult Coloring & Zentangle     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   78184804054415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Adults and Teens 15 & Up are invited to drop in and just color. Coloring not your thing?  Try zentangle- a fun, relaxing way to draw and build images using patterns.

We’ll provide the colored pencils (yes, we have metallic ones too!) and a bunch of coloring pages for you to choose from.  This event is designed to alleviate stress and take your mind off of daily tasks, so  please be mindful of others.  And please no little ones.  No registration required.  Just stop in.  We will be at the lower level from 7-8:30pm.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday May 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death" Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 1:15 PM  -  2:45 PM OLLI: Vietnam, 1945-1985: What Really Happened     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

~This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI Members. To register call

617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Wednesday May 24, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is Inside the O'Briens by Lisa Genova.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday May 25, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday May 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_basket 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

Memorial Day

Tuesday May 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death" Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_trophy 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Gamers/Teen Tuesdays     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Christina   781-848-0405 x4415   cdufour@braintreema.gov
   

Do you like Dungeons and Dragons?  Pokemon cards?  Minecraft?  Video Games? 

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  We offer fun games on our projector with comfy carpet squares to hang out on.   So bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.

This program will meet after school on Tuesdays.  

No registration required.

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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Thursday June 1, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday June 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: All Shook Up: America in the 50's     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC-Gary Hylander)

~ This program is sponsored by OSHer Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email olllireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Tuesday June 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: Facing the Fact of Death:     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   
   

(VC- Richard Pierce)

Facing the Fact of Death :Dying; Grief and Loss; and After Life?

~ this program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday June 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Library Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday June 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM OLLI: All Shook Up: America in the 50's     Tell a Friend
    Contact: OLLI office   617-287-7312   ollireg@gmail.com
   

(VC-Gary Hylander)

~ This program is sponsored by OSHer Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email olllireg@gmail.com for more information

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Tuesday June 13, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book is Letters to the Lost by Iona Grey.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday June 14, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM Brown Bag Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Laurie Cavanaugh   781-848-0405 x4430   lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's selection is The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood. Feel free to bring your lunch (or not) and join us to talk about the book! OK to bring your own bottled or covered beverages! Hot and cold beverages and vending machine snacks are also available for purchase in the Friends' Cafe.

"Ava's twenty-five-year marriage has fallen apart, and her two grown children are pursuing their own lives outside of the country. Ava joins a book group, not only for her love of reading but also out of sheer desperation for companionship. The group's goal throughout the year is for each member to present the book that matters most to them.-- Provided by publisher.

Book club books are available at the Circulation Desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the day of the discussion. All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
 
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday June 15, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday June 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: Trapped Under the Sea: One Engineering Marvel, Five Men, and a Disaster Ten Miles Into the Darkness by Neil Swidey.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
Thursday June 22, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Wednesday June 28, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 6:45 PM  -  7:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Earlier time due to Summer Hours.

This month's book is A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday June 29, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday July 4, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_birthdaycake 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

Independence Day

Thursday July 6, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday July 11, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 6:45 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Image result for too much happinessEarlier time due to Summer Hours.

This month's discussion book is Too Much Happiness by Alice Munro.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday July 12, 2017 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Tonight's movie starts 1/2 hour earlier due to the summer schedule

Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday July 13, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday July 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America’s First Subway by Doug Most.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
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Thursday July 20, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Wednesday July 26, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 6:45 PM  -  7:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Earlier time due to Summer Hours.

This month's book is My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday July 27, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Thursday August 3, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday August 8, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 6:45 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Earlier time due to Summer Hours.

This month's discussion book is The Elegance of the Hedgehog Image result for The Elegance of the Hedgehogby Muriel Barbery

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday August 9, 2017 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 6:00 PM  -  7:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

Tonight's movie starts 1/2 hour earlier due to the summer schedule

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday August 10, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Thursday August 17, 2017 Go To Top
ent_stage1 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Activated Story Theatre for Children     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Dept.   781 848-0405 x4425   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

   Activated Story Theatre performs for Children!!!  This date and time may be changed before May 2017. This show may be partly sponsored by the Braintree Cultural Council, a local agency funded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, as state agency.

The first 100 to arrive will be admitted to the show.

If children would like to be part of the show, there are spots for 12 "guest stars". Arrive 45 minutes before the show starts, to have a chance of being a "guest star" and taking part in the 30 minute pre-show workshop.

 Bring back your log today or in next 2 weeks to get a certificate and a prize.

 This is the Finale of the "Build a Better World !" 2017 Summer Reading Program.  http://activatedstorytheatre.com/index.html  is the site to preview the show.

 

Activated Story Theatre    
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday August 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
Thursday August 24, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
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Wednesday August 30, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 6:45 PM  -  7:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Earlier time due to Summer Hours.

This month's book is The Sun Also RIses by Ernest Hemingway.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday August 31, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:00PM from mid-June through August and at 6:30PM September through mid-June.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday September 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_handshake 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

Labor Day Weekend

Thursday September 7, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday September 12, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book has not yet been chosen.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday September 13, 2017 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday September 14, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday September 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday September 21, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Wednesday September 27, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

Image result for Circle of Friends by Maeve BinchyThis month's book Circle of Friends by Maeve Binchy.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
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Thursday September 28, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Thursday October 5, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday October 9, 2017 Go To Top
trans_mayflower 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

Columbus Day

Tuesday October 10, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book has not yet been chosen.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday October 11, 2017 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

Tonight's movie is The Infiltrator starring Bryan Cranston. This movie is based on the autobiography of Robert Mazur, a U.S. Customs Service special agent who went undercover and became a pivotal player for drug lords cleaning dirty cash. Later, he infiltrates the world's largest cartel and helps discover the money-laundering organization of drug lord Pablo Escobar and take down the Bank of Credit and Commerce International, which had secretly taken illegal ownership of First American bank shares in Whashington, DC.

The first 100 people will fit in the room. Good Films, Rated R, 127 mins.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday October 12, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

Today's movie is The Infiltrator starring Bryan Cranston. This movie is based on the autobiography of Robert Mazur, a U.S. Customs Service special agent who went undercover and became a pivotal player for drug lords cleaning dirty cash. Later, he infiltrates the world's largest cartel and helps discover the money-laundering organization of drug lord Pablo Escobar and take down the Bank of Credit and Commerce International, which had secretly taken illegal ownership of First American bank shares in Whashington, DC.

The first 100 people will fit in the room. Good Films, Rated R, 127 mins.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday October 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: The Secret History of Wonder Woman by Jill LeporeDoughty.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday October 19, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Wednesday October 25, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book has not yet been chosen.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday October 26, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
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Thursday November 2, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Wednesday November 8, 2017 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday November 9, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Friday November 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_usflag 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

for Veterans' Day

Saturday November 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_usflag 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

for Veterans' Day

Tuesday November 14, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book has not yet been chosen.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday November 16, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday November 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday November 23, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_cornucopia 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

Thanksgiving Day

Wednesday November 29, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book has not yet been chosen.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
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Thursday November 30, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Thursday December 7, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Tuesday December 12, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_mag 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM Second Tuesday Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 ex.4417   brref@ocln.org
   

This month's discussion book has not yet been chosen.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Wednesday December 13, 2017 Go To Top
elect_video_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:45 PM Movie Night!     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference Desk   781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   


Join us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday December 14, 2017 Go To Top
ent_filmproj 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405   brref@ocln.org
   

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

    Location: Logan Auditorium, upper level
 
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday December 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Nonfiction Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Moira Cavanagh   781-848-0405 X4417   mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
   

This month's book is: The History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs by Greil Marcus.

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

    Location: Conference Room B
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Library Trustees Meeting     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Terri Stano     tstano@braintreema.gov
   

Board of library Trustees monthly meeting

    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday December 21, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
Monday December 25, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_wreath 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Library Closed     Tell a Friend
   

Christmas Holiday

Wednesday December 27, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookshelf 7:15 PM  -  8:45 PM NOT MEETING The Reader's Group Book Club     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Crane   781-848-0405 x 4417   referencedesk@braintreema.gov
   

No meeting in December. Enjoy the Holidays! See you in January.

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.
All readers are always welcome!

    Location: Reading Room - Main Level
Thursday December 28, 2017 Go To Top
rec_Scrabble 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Scrabble     Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference    781-848-0405 x4417   brref@ocln.org
   

Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

    Location: Lower Level
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