Beaman Memorial Public Library

West Boylston, MA

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Friday November 24, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  4:30 PM Make It, Take It Craft  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

If the "turkey coma" has you feeling sluggish, come into the library and make a craft to bring home.Then check out a book with which to relax over the Thanksgiving break!

This is a drop in program

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Saturday November 25, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come listen to some stories and dance to some songs. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Tuesday November 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM ASK ANDREW - TECH HELP  
    Contact: Staff   508-835-3711   beaman@cwmars.org
   

Every Tuesday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Andrew the Tech Expert is available to help you with your technology. Do have a tablet, smartphone or other device that you need help using? Andrew can help. Sign up for a specific date (highly recommended as his time fills up quickly) or just drop by.

   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM **Program is Full**Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Give your baby a wonderful head start in the world or words by attending this program developed for children from birth to 18 months old. This program promotes emergent learning through lap bounces, rhymes, stories, instruments and song. This is a 6 week program. The program is cancelled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

 

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM **Program is Full - Spy Night  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Hone your spy skills tonight at the library! We will have code names, "laser fields" to navigate, secret messages to decipher, stories of daring spies, and more... can you handle all this without losing your mustache??? It should be fun-for-all!!  This program is for children in K-5th grade.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Wednesday November 29, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the CFCE

This program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again!!! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the Coordinated Family & Engagement Fund.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   5:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Community Healthlink SEIU Local 509  
    Contact: Jim Gander   6175844440   jgander@seiu509.org
   

This is a meeting for union stewards who work at Community Healthlinks.

   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Holiday Card Assembly Line  
   

Would you like to help us assemble the Beaman Library Christmas cards??? We will have everything ready to create this year's card, we just need a few crafty people to put them together!

 

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM WBAA Golf Committee  
    Contact: Mike Mitchell   508-612-2591   westboylstonaa@gmail.com
   

West Boylston Athletic Association is meeting to plan the 2018 Charity Golf Tournament supporting the student-athletes of West Boylston Middle High School.


Thursday November 30, 2017
   9:15 AM  -  10:00 AM **Program is Full **Books and Blankies Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers, this program fosters emergent learning during the critical early years of development. zyour child will develop a love of learning through finger plays, movement, rhythmic exercises, and more! This is a 6 week program. This program will be canceled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM **Program is Full **Books and Blankies Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers, this program fosters emergent learning during the critical early years of development. Your child will develop a love of learning through finger plays, movement, rhythmic exercises, and more! This is a 6 week program. The program will be canceled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:15 PM **Program is Full**Books and Blankies Program - Senior Edition  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Your four year old can come to this class alone! We will be singing and dancing but with a bit more skill and literacy-building components! This is a 6 week program. The program will not be held when West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Launch: Life on Surtsey, Iceland’s Upstart Island  
   

Local scientist and writer, Loree Griffin Burns, returns to celebrate the release of her newest children’s book, the story of one of the newest pieces of earth on Earth. The tiny island of Surtsey burst from the sea a mere fifty-four years ago. As it’s changed from a lump of burning lava to home for a surprisingly diverse group of plants and animals, Icelandic scientists have been watching closely. In 2015, Loree joined them ... and this book is the result. Copies of Life on Surtsey, as well as Loree’s other books, will be available for purchase, and all the proceeds will benefit our Library.


Friday December 1, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connect  
   

This is a monthly parent/caregiver group that helps to support child rearing issues. An adult sitter will care for your child while you discuss parenting topics with others.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Flannel Fridays  
    Contact: Sue Smith   5   
   

Join us on the first Friday of each month for a flannel board story time!

**THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Saturday December 2, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come listen to some stories and dance to some songs. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Santa Claus is Coming to the Beaman Library  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Pack your kids, your camera/phone, and your Christmas wishes and join us for our annual Holiday visit!  Sign in upon arrival to hold your spot in line and we will call you down when he is ready for your visit!! The Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School's Jr. R.O.T.C. cadets will be here to accept a donation of unwrapped toys for the Toys for Tots program. Gina Doyle from the Department of Children and Familes will be here to provide information on how to become a Foster Parent and help a child in need.

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Tuesday December 5, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM ASK ANDREW - TECH HELP  
    Contact: Staff   508-835-3711   beaman@cwmars.org
   

Every Tuesday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Andrew the Tech Expert is available to help you with your technology. Do have a tablet, smartphone or other device that you need help using? Andrew can help. Sign up for a specific date (highly recommended as his time fills up quickly) or just drop by.

   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM **Program is Full**Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Give your baby a wonderful head start in the world or words by attending this program developed for children from birth to 18 months old. This program promotes emergent learning through lap bounces, rhymes, stories, instruments and song. This is a 6 week program. The program is cancelled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

 

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Wednesday December 6, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the CFCE

This program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again!!! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the Coordinated Family & Engagement Fund.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Books and Brownies  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Bring a book that you have checked out of the library to share with others ( but NOT the ending)!  Learn about a new author or genre while you listen to others and enjoy some delicious brownies!!

This is open to ALL READERS!!

**REGISTRATTION IS REQUIRED

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM West Boylston Room Open House  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Sign up for a guided tour of the West Boylston room! This room houses our most precious books and artifacts, including the books that made up the original Beaman Library collection, the Beaman Family tree, and much more.


Thursday December 7, 2017
   9:15 AM  -  10:00 AM **Program is Full **Books and Blankies Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers, this program fosters emergent learning during the critical early years of development. zyour child will develop a love of learning through finger plays, movement, rhythmic exercises, and more! This is a 6 week program. This program will be canceled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM **Program is Full **Books and Blankies Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers, this program fosters emergent learning during the critical early years of development. Your child will develop a love of learning through finger plays, movement, rhythmic exercises, and more! This is a 6 week program. The program will be canceled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:15 PM **Program is Full**Books and Blankies Program - Senior Edition  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Your four year old can come to this class alone! We will be singing and dancing but with a bit more skill and literacy-building components! This is a 6 week program. The program will not be held when West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Dr. Darrow, Hearing and Dementia  
   

Dr. Keith N. Darrow is a local hearing specialist who wrote the bestselling book, Stop Living in Isolation. In this book, Dr. Darrow documents ways to reduce the risks of developing dementia and exposes the devastating impacts of hearing loss if left unchecked. He will have free signed copies of his book at the program.


Saturday December 9, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Italian conversation circle  
    Contact: Anna Shaw   508-835-3711   ashaw@cwmars.org
   

Participants are encouraged to speak only in Italian for the two hours the Circolo meets.  there is a fifteen minute coffee/English break around 11 AM.  Anyone can suggest a topic of conversation.  If it is reading, please bring ten copies of the material.

   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come listen to some stories and dance to some songs. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Tuesday December 12, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM ASK ANDREW - TECH HELP  
    Contact: Staff   508-835-3711   beaman@cwmars.org
   

Every Tuesday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Andrew the Tech Expert is available to help you with your technology. Do have a tablet, smartphone or other device that you need help using? Andrew can help. Sign up for a specific date (highly recommended as his time fills up quickly) or just drop by.

   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM **Program is Full**Mother Goose on the Loose  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Give your baby a wonderful head start in the world or words by attending this program developed for children from birth to 18 months old. This program promotes emergent learning through lap bounces, rhymes, stories, instruments and song. This is a 6 week program. The program is cancelled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

 

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Create a Gift and Gift Box  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For kids who wish to make a special gift from the heart for someone they love, join us for this craft program. You will not only make a gift, you will design a box for the gift! This program is limited to 15 school-aged children.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Wednesday December 13, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the CFCE

This program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again!!! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the Coordinated Family & Engagement Fund.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Hannukkah P.J. Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Hear some stories about the Jewish holiday, Hanukkah, and make a craft. This program is designed to promote understanding of different cultures and religions.

THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Stress Reduction & Relaxation Through Meditation is Full  
    Contact: Carol McGuiggan   508-835-3711   
   

Please note: This program is full.

Interested in exploring ways to improve your overall health and well-being? Experience the benefits of gentle yoga stretches, calming breath techniques, and the value of meditation. Class is open to novice through seasoned practitioners. Dress for movement. Bring your yoga mat or a thick towel.  A sitting pillow is optional.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Thursday December 14, 2017
   9:15 AM  -  10:00 AM **Program is Full **Books and Blankies Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers, this program fosters emergent learning during the critical early years of development. zyour child will develop a love of learning through finger plays, movement, rhythmic exercises, and more! This is a 6 week program. This program will be canceled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM **Program is Full **Books and Blankies Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

For children 18 months to 3 years old and their caregivers, this program fosters emergent learning during the critical early years of development. Your child will develop a love of learning through finger plays, movement, rhythmic exercises, and more! This is a 6 week program. The program will be canceled if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:15 PM **Program is Full**Books and Blankies Program - Senior Edition  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Your four year old can come to this class alone! We will be singing and dancing but with a bit more skill and literacy-building components! This is a 6 week program. The program will not be held when West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

**REGISTRATION IS REUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Edible Gifts – YUM!  
   

Create some delectable edible treats as holiday gifts. You will make an assortment of treats including dipped pretzels, candy cane hearts, melted Olaf snowmen and more! We will supply all ingredients and gift containers. This program is limited to 16 attendees. Please sign-up at the Library by December 12.


Saturday December 16, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come listen to some stories and dance to some songs. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Tuesday December 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM ASK ANDREW - TECH HELP  
    Contact: Staff   508-835-3711   beaman@cwmars.org
   

Every Tuesday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Andrew the Tech Expert is available to help you with your technology. Do have a tablet, smartphone or other device that you need help using? Andrew can help. Sign up for a specific date (highly recommended as his time fills up quickly) or just drop by.


Wednesday December 20, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the CFCE

This program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again!!! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by the Coordinated Family & Engagement Fund.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Thursday December 21, 2017
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Saturday December 23, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come listen to some stories and dance to some songs. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Tuesday December 26, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM ASK ANDREW - TECH HELP  
    Contact: Staff   508-835-3711   beaman@cwmars.org
   

Every Tuesday from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Andrew the Tech Expert is available to help you with your technology. Do have a tablet, smartphone or other device that you need help using? Andrew can help. Sign up for a specific date (highly recommended as his time fills up quickly) or just drop by.


Wednesday December 27, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  7:30 PM Make It, Take It Craft  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come into the library and go home with a cool craft you created. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Pokemon Club  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Bring your card and bring your friends and play some Pokemon. We will discuss what you would like to do in this club and see if it is something people wish to do on a monthly basis.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

 

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Thursday December 28, 2017
   10:15 AM  -  11:30 AM Create a Robot from Recyclables  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

We will lay out all the recycled materials and you can create your very own robot.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Friday December 29, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Drop in Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to the library for a Friday Story time.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Holiday Movie and Popcorn  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Join us for a movie and popcorn... title to be announced. Bring a blanket and pillow and we provide some hot chocolate and popcorn.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Saturday December 30, 2017
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Come listen to some stories and dance to some songs. This is a drop in program.

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Friday January 5, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connection  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

While your children are being well supervised by trained sitters, you will be at the other side of the same floor enjoying a conversation around child rearing issues.

Program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed and is sponsored by the CFCE grant

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Tuesday January 9, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Wednesday January 10, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Friday January 12, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM It's a Penguin Party  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Who doesn't like penguins?!? We will enjoy some stories about penguins and make our own penguin statues to take home.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Wednesday January 17, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Thursday January 18, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Friday January 19, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Iggy Peck Architect Engineering Program  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Want to be an engineer? We will be reading "Iggy Peck Architect" by Andrea Beaty and then construct our own bridge!  Suitable  for school-aged children.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Wednesday January 24, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Friday January 26, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Little STEAMERS  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Explore early S.T.E.A.M. concepts with your preschooler. This program always excites the younger set in areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. It is never too early to tap into your childs curiosity!

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Wednesday January 31, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Color Me Happy  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

We will provide coloring pages and a variety of media to enable you to create a beautiful colored masterpiece. Enjoy some compansionship during a long winter evening and we will serve you some cookies and cocoa while you relax and create.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Friday February 2, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connection  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

While your children are being well supervised by trained sitters, you will be at the other side of the same floor enjoying a conversation around child rearing issues.

Program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed and is sponsored by the CFCE grant

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Saturday February 3, 2018
   11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Portuguese Story Time  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Mel Adun, a local patron and author, was born in the U.S.A. but raised in Bahia, brazil. "The Moon Full of Wind" (A Lua Cheia de Vento) was the first book that she published. This book is about African/Brazilian traditions and culture. like everything based on these traditions, it is full of music, rhythm and joy. her husband has written music to go along with this book. There will also be a craft involved.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

 

 

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Tuesday February 6, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Wednesday February 7, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Wednesday February 14, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Valentines Day Pajama Story Time and craft  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Slip into your pajamas, bring your favorite blankey, and listen to some fun Valentine stories. When we are done we will make a craft for you to give to someone you love!

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Story Hour Room

Thursday February 15, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Friday February 16, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Valentine's Date Night  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Sign up your kids for a fun evening at the library. We will entertain them while you go out with your spouse, or friends! We charge only $5.00 per hour, a mere $15.00 for the whole evening and proceeds will go toward our Luau Overnight. Children must stay for the entire 3 hours and be over 5 years old.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Tuesday February 20, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Annual Candy Bar Bingo  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Play picture BINGO for really sweet prizes with Miss Jess! This year's entrance "fee" is a donation to the New Dog for Jennifer fund. Jennifer Sappington shared her beautiful companion, Mernie, with the library for years as a gentle listener for children learning to read. We would like to help Jennifer with the tremendous expense of another specially trained dog. Any donation will be welcome for this cause.

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Wednesday February 21, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM NEW! NEW! Tween Pizza and Pages  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

We are going to test out a new program! Any patron from 4th -7th grade who is reading at our yellow older reader or YA level may join us for a book share and pizza. Just bring in a book you checked out of the Beaman library and read. You will share a brief book talk about it without giving away the ending!

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Thursday February 22, 2018
   2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM 2nd Annual Beaman Bake-Off  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Last year's bake off was a tasty success so we shall go for round 2.... but there is a catch! You must check out a library cookbook and make a recipe from your selection! We have cookbooks for kids, young adults, and adults so there are plenty of choices!  Bring in the recipe and citation of the book it was taken from and we will compile a new Beaman cookbook with the entries. The winner will receive a $20 Darby's gift card so they can relax while someone else makes the treats!

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Friday March 2, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connection  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

While your children are being well supervised by trained sitters, you will be at the other side of the same floor enjoying a conversation around child rearing issues.

Program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed and is sponsored by the CFCE grant

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Tuesday March 6, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Wednesday March 7, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Wednesday March 14, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Friends Meeting  
    Contact: John Riopel     
   

Friends Meeting


Thursday March 15, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Wednesday March 21, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Wednesday March 28, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Tuesday April 3, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Wednesday April 4, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Friday April 6, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connection  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

While your children are being well supervised by trained sitters, you will be at the other side of the same floor enjoying a conversation around child rearing issues.

Program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed and is sponsored by the CFCE grant

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Wednesday April 11, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room
   1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM Moving and Grooving  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Ms. Regina, music therapist, is back again! She will move and groove her way into your hearts with songs, instruments and movement. This program is suitable for children from birth to kindergarten.

This is a drop in program and is sponsored by The Coordinated Family and Engagement Fund.

This program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library Lower Level: Stiles Meeting Room

Thursday April 19, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Wednesday April 25, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM STAY & PLAY  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

Drop in to a weekly playgroup for parents/caregivers and their children. Listen to stories, rhymes, songs and make crafts. THIS IS A DROP IN PROGRAM sponsored by the CFCCE

Program will not be held if West Boylston schools are delayed or closed.

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Friday May 4, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connection  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

While your children are being well supervised by trained sitters, you will be at the other side of the same floor enjoying a conversation around child rearing issues.

Program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed and is sponsored by the CFCE grant

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Tuesday May 8, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Thursday May 17, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Wednesday May 23, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Friends Meeting  
    Contact: John Riopel     
   

Friends Meeting


Friday June 1, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Parent Connection  
    Contact: Sue Smith   508-835-3711 x3   ssmith@cwmars.org
   

While your children are being well supervised by trained sitters, you will be at the other side of the same floor enjoying a conversation around child rearing issues.

Program will not be held if West Boylston Schools are delayed or closed and is sponsored by the CFCE grant

**REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND

    Location: Library - Children's Room

Wednesday June 6, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Thursday June 21, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Thursday July 19, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Wednesday August 15, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Friends Meeting  
    Contact: John Riopel     
   

Friends Meeting


Thursday August 16, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Tuesday September 11, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Thursday September 20, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Tuesday October 2, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Wednesday October 17, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  7:45 PM Friends Meeting  
    Contact: John Riopel     
   

Friends Meeting


Thursday October 18, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Wednesday November 7, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Thursday November 15, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

Tuesday December 4, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustee Meeting  
    Contact: Anna Shaw     
   

Library Board of Trustees Meeting


Thursday December 20, 2018
   12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Adult Book Discussion Group  

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