Scituate Town Library

85 Branch Street, Scituate, MA 02066 ~ 781-545-8727

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Monday June 26, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Tuesday June 27, 2017
   5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Summer Reading Kick-Off Party!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Summer Reading Kick-Off Party with Malik the Magic Guy!

Kick off your summer fun with Malik the Magic Guy at 5:00 pm.

Stay after for a treat and to sign up to be a Summer Reader. Get your free book bag and a necklace for the Read for Beads program.

For Grades K-6. Younger siblings are welcome.

 

    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM SHS iExcel Program  
    Contact: Beth Wilkinson     bolero27@comcast.net
   

Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday June 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   4:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Retirement Gathering for Town Planner Laura Harbottle  
    Contact: Michele Seghezzi   781-545-8741   mseghezzi@scituatema.gov
   

Please join us for a gathering for retiring Town Planner Laura Harbottle

 

    Location: Community Room

Thursday June 29, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday June 30, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Scituate STEAM Collaborative  
    Contact: Chrissy Lauer     chrissy@scituatesteamcollaborative.com
    Location: Large Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room
   8:00 PM Star Party at Scituate Lighthouse  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

Come look at the stars!

Weather permitting, members of South Shore Astronomical Society will set up their telescopes at sunset at Scituate Lighthouse for a night sky viewing party!

Telescopes will be available. Or bring your own. 

South Shore Astronomical Society website: http://ssastros.org/


Monday July 3, 2017
     LIBRARY CLOSES AT 5:00 PM TODAY  
   

The library closes at 5:00 pm today.

Have a safe Independence Day holiday!


Tuesday July 4, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Independence Day holiday.


Wednesday July 5, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room

Thursday July 6, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  11:00 AM HVAC Meeting--CCC, OEA, Town of Scituate  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Lego Club!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Bring a friend and take the Lego building challenge! See how tall you can build in one hour!

No sign up necessary

For children entering Kindergarten and up. Siblings are welcome to play in the Children's Room with adult supervision.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday July 7, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday July 10, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of Scituate Town Library Meeting  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
    Location: Large Conference Room
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Community Preservation Committee (CPC)  
    Contact: Mary Sprague   781-545-8815   msprague@scituatema.gov
   

Meeting

    Location: Large Conference Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Community Room

Tuesday July 11, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Book Bunch: STEAM Ahead!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Pick up a copy of this month's book in the Children's Room and come join us for a fun STEAM activity!

Read the book on your own or with a grown up ahead of time and we'll chat about it!

Book selection: "The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind" by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer

For Grades K-3.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Baldwin Book Discussion  
   

Community discussion of "Going to Meet the Man" by James Baldwin.

    Location: Book Club Room

Wednesday July 12, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Scituate Sleuths - Mystery Book Group  
    Contact: Susan Pope   781-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
   

 

Adult Mystery Book Club - Scituate Sleuths!

Book selection: "Murder at the Brightwell" by Ashley Weaver

Do you love a good whodunit? Need new suggestions for suspenseful authors? Come join this Mystery Book group!

To register, come in or call 781-545-8727 and ask for the Reference Desk. All are welcome.

 

    Location: Book Club Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:30 PM Economic Development Commission  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Thursday July 13, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Fancy Nancy Story Party  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Who loves to be fancy? We do!

Join us for a Fancy Nancy Party! We'll read a Fancy Nancy story, make a fancy craft, and have a fancy snack. Wear something fancy if you like!

For ages 3 and up. Younger siblings welcome.

Sign up in the Children's Room. Space is limited.

 

    Location: Community Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday July 14, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Scituate STEAM Collaborative  
    Contact: Chrissy Lauer     chrissy@scituatesteamcollaborative.com
    Location: Large Conference Room
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday July 17, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Rep. Joan Meschino Office Hour  
    Contact: Ryan Heffernan   617-722-2320 x8541   ryan.heffernan@mahouse.gov
   

Open Office Hours for Rep. Joan Meschino

    Location: Quiet Study 108
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Washi Tape Project  
    Contact: Ann Lattinviller   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Do you like working with Washi tape?

Come make a mini notebook with our Washi tape collection!

We've got the supplies - you bring your imagination!

For ages 8 and up.

Please sign up in the Children's Room.

 

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Group  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

 

Come join the discussion!

Book selection: "Lilac Girls" by Martha Hall Kelly

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Tuesday July 18, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Library Closed for Ribbon Cutting Ceremony  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

The library will be closed frm 9:00 am to 1:00 pm for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.

   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Ribbon Cutting Ceremony  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
   

More details to follow on Scituate Town Library Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the expanded and renovated building!

    Location: Community Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Guys Read!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

A book group for guys?! YES!!

PIck up the book in the Children's Room, read ahead of time, and come join us for a fun activity!

The book selection is "Hoot" by Carl Hiassen. We'll dissect owl pellets while we chat about the book! (And, yes, there will be snacks!)

For guys in Grades 4-6.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program Room
   4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Book Club meeting  
    Contact: Barbara Leahy     barbara_leahy@comcast.net
   

Non-Library book club

    Location: Book Club Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Coastal Advisory Committee  
    Contact: Nancy Durfee   781-783-2806   ndurfee@scituatema.gov
   

Grade 8 & 9 science project presentations

    Location: Community Room

Wednesday July 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Mother/Daughter Book Group  
    Contact: Sue D'Arcangelo   781-545-8727   sdarcangelo@ocln.org
   

Girls in Grades 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to join us for a book discussion and activity.

Pick up the book in the Children's Room, read ahead of time, and come for some fun!

Book selection: "Moo" by Sharon Creech

For girls in Grades 3-5 and their caregivers.

Sign up in the Children'e Room

 

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Scituate ADD Support Group  
    Contact: Nancy Daley   781-545-7473   
    Location: Small Conference Room

Thursday July 20, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Elephant & Piggie Party!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Do you love Elephant and Piggie? We do, too!

Come celebrate the fun that is Elephant and Piggie! We'll read some stories, make a craft, and enjoy a snack.

For ages 3 and up. Younger silbings are welcome.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday July 21, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday July 24, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Summer in the City: Architecture  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Historic New England invites students to explore the diverse architecture of New England from a modern glass skyscraper to a seventeenth century wooden house. Join us as we explore all the unique shapes, styles, and materials that create a city.

Using Historic New England properties and city buildings, students will identify geometric shapes, discuss design and building techniques, and then use paper shpaes to make a cityscape to take with them. This program encourages students to think about what a city needs in relationship to the environment and a growing population.

The program will run 60 minutes. All necessary supplies will be provided.

For ages 5-10.

Please sign up in the Children's Room.

For more information about Historic New England, please visit their website: https://www.historicnewengland.org/

    Location: Program Room

Tuesday July 25, 2017
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Make an Elf House or Fairy House  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Come make an Elf House or Fairy House with us!

We'll have the supplies - you bring your imagination!

For ages 4 and up.

No sign up is necessary. Please plan to assist your child as they create their tiny abode.

 

    Location: Community Room

Wednesday July 26, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM MA Sierra Club  
    Contact: Allyson Gall   973-476-3231   ally44@aol.com
    Location: Large Conference Room

Thursday July 27, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Rosie Revere, Engineer Party!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

We'll read "Rosie Revere, Engineer" by Andrea Beaty, and then let our imaginations run wild!

We'll create our own inventions with recyclables. We've got the supplies - you bring your imagination!

For ages 3 and up.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday July 28, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday August 1, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Tie Dye!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinviller   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Our annual Tie Dye event is back!

Bring a white t-shirt or bandana to dye. We'll have the supplies - you bring your imagination!

Please plan to supervise and assist your children.

For Grades Kindergarten and up. Children under 8 must be supervised at all times.

Rain Date: Aug. 2.

    Location: Lawn
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Living Fit to 100  
    Contact: Lauren Allansmith     lallansmith@comcast.net
   

An open discussion of ideas and the challenges of living fit to age 100.  We will discuss strategies, support, books, programs in Scituate and more to keep us moving forward and aging in a healthy way.

    Location: Small Conference Room

Wednesday August 2, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Thursday August 3, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Lego Club!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Bring a friend and take the Lego building challenge! See how tall you can build in one hour!

No sign up necessary

For children entering Kindergarten and up. Siblings are welcome to play in the Children's Room with adult supervision.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Summer Stuffed Animal Sleepover AND Pajama Story Time!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Does your Stuffed Animal wonder what it's like in the library overnight?

Come to Pajama Story Time and bring your plush pal. Register your pal after Story Time is over and they can spend the night in the library! Pick up your pal the next morning and hear all about the adventures!

Pajama Story Time: Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday August 4, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday August 8, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Book Bunch: STEAM Ahead!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Pick up a copy of this month's book in the Children's Room and come join us for a fun STEAM activity!

Read the book on your own or with a grown up ahead of time and we'll chat about it!

Book selection: TBD

For Grades K-3.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program Room

Wednesday August 9, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Scituate Sleuths - Mystery Book Group  
    Contact: Susan Pope   781-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
   

 

Adult Mystery Book Club - Scituate Sleuths!

Book selection: TBA

Do you love a good whodunit? Need new suggestions for suspenseful authors? Come join this Mystery Book group!

To register, come in or call 781-545-8727 and ask for the Reference Desk. All are welcome.

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Thursday August 10, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Catapult Craziness!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Make a catapult out of office supplies and popsicle sticks!

Challenge you firends to see whose catapult can throw the longest distance!

For ages 8 and up.

No sign up necessary.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday August 11, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday August 14, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Tuesday August 15, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Guys Read!  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

A book group for guys?! YES!!

PIck up the book in the Children's Room, read ahead of time, and come join us for a fun activity!

The book selection: TBD

For guys in Grades 4-6.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Scituate Coastal Coalition  
    Contact: Dave Ball   781-545-9164   jballdball@yahoo.com
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday August 16, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 10:00 am for songs, stories and rymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up is necessary. Just drop in!

    Location: Program Room
   2:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Family Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Join us at 2:00 pm for songs, stories and rhymes at this multi-age story time group! Babies, toddlers, preschoolers and older siblings are all welcome!

Come and "shake your sillies out" and have some fun!

Story time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. No sign up necessary. Just drop in!

The afternoon session of story time repeats the morning program.

 

    Location: Program Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Scituate ADD Support Group  
    Contact: Nancy Daley   781-545-7473   
    Location: Small Conference Room

Thursday August 17, 2017
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Origami Boxes  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Learn to make a simple origami paper box with us! Make boxes for your friends and family!

We've got th supplies and we'll show you how to fold!

For ages 8 and up.

Please sign up in the Children's Room.

 

    Location: Program Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:00 PM Pajama Story Time  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

Grab a favorite stuffie, put on your pajamas and head over to the library for some silly stories and some going-to-sleep books.

All ages are welcome!

 

    Location: Program Room

Friday August 18, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday August 21, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Group  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

 

Come join the discussion!

Book selection: TBD

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Friday August 25, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Music with MamaSteph  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

MamaSteph brings her traditional children's songs for sing-alongs and musical stories.

A ticket is required to attend the MamaSteph program. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card, and are limited to 6 per adult. Don't have a library card? Stop by the library with a photo id and get one today! Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children, and adults. Please contact the library at 781-545-8727 with any questions.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Scituate Town Library.

    Location: Community Room

Monday September 4, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Labor Day holiday.


Wednesday September 6, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday September 11, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Tuesday September 12, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM OCLN Bibliographic Services Committee  
    Contact: Toni Snee   781-545-8727   tsnee@ocln.org
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday September 13, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Scituate Sleuths - Mystery Book Group  
    Contact: Susan Pope   781-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
   

 

Adult Mystery Book Club - Scituate Sleuths!

Book selection: TBA

Do you love a good whodunit? Need new suggestions for suspenseful authors? Come join this Mystery Book group!

To register, come in or call 781-545-8727 and ask for the Reference Desk. All are welcome.

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Thursday September 14, 2017
   8:00 AM  -  2:00 PM OCLN Members Council Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Community Room

Saturday September 16, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Scituate's Lost Art Colony, Presented by David Noonan  
    Contact: Susan Pope   781-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
   

Join us for another look at the remarkable “colony” of painters, writers, photographers, sculptors, architects, composers, musicians, and craftsmen that worked in Scituate, Massachusetts between 1890 and 1910.

A presentation---augmented with digital images--- by local resident, David Noonan, Jr., about on-going research by his team of volunteer art sleuths and historians as they continue to seek out new information concerning this little-known, but important part of the South Shore’s cultural heritage.

Facilitator, trouble shooter, wordsmith and information broker, Noonan has been a journalist and diplomat.

    Location: Community Room

Monday September 18, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Group  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

 

Come join the discussion!

Book selection: TBD

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Tuesday September 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM OCLN Reference Interest Group  
    Contact: Susan Pope   781-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
    Location: Community Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Scituate Education Foundation meeting  
    Contact: Emily Mathews     emily.mathews@scituateeducationfoundation.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Friday September 22, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  1:30 PM Gates School Peer Leader Training  
    Contact: Mary Ellen Gaziano     mgaziano@scit.org
    Location: Community Room

Saturday September 23, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Committee on Disabilities  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
   

Holding for possible event.

    Location: Community Room

Monday September 25, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  1:30 PM Gates School Peer Leader Training  
    Contact: Mary Ellen Gaziano     mgaziano@scit.org
    Location: Community Room

Wednesday October 4, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday October 9, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Columbus Day holiday.

   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Saturday October 14, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Archaeology Day  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
    Location: Community Room

Monday October 16, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Group  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

 

Come join the discussion!

Book selection: TBD

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Thursday October 19, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Scituate Garden Club - Lyme & Tick Borne Diseases  
    Contact: Suzanne Rynne     sfrynne@gmail.com
   

Scituate Garden Club presents a program on "Problems with Lyme Disease and Other Tick Borne Diseases" presented by Sandra Bonzagni.

    Location: Community Room

Saturday October 21, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Documentary: Sense the Wind - Screening & Discussion  
    Contact: Susan Pope   791-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
   

A screening of the documentary film "Sense the Wind" followed by a discussion.

 

    Location: Community Room

Wednesday November 1, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Saturday November 4, 2017
   2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Meet Julia Child!  
    Contact: Susan Pope   781-545-8727   spope@ocln.org
   

Come meet Julia Child and her assistant, Maggie, on the set ot "The French Chef."

This performance will give you an insight into Julia's life - from her privileged childhood in California when she had no interest in food (except for consumption) to becoming one of the culinary legends of all time.

Julia will also "tape" one of her famous "The French Chef" television shows - an amusing and fun experience.

After the performance, the cast will open up for discussion regarding Julia Child.

Presented by Delvena Theatre Company. Cast: Lynne Moulton as Julia Child and Fran Baron as Maggie

 

    Location: Community Room

Tuesday November 7, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM OCLN Tech Roundtable Meeting  
    Contact: Ann Zona   781-545-8727   azona@ocln.org
    Location: Community Room

Saturday November 11, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Veterans Day holiday.


Monday November 13, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday November 20, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Group  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

 

Come join the discussion!

Book selection: TBD

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Thursday November 23, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Thanksgiving holiday.


Wednesday December 6, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday December 11, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday December 25, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Christmas holiday.


Wednesday January 3, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday January 8, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday February 7, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday February 12, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday March 7, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday March 12, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday April 4, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday April 9, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday May 2, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Monday May 14, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library Board of Trustees  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday June 6, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday July 4, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Scituate Library Foundation Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

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