Scituate Town Library

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

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Friday May 26, 2017
   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 May 29, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Memorial Day holiday.


Tuesday May 30, 2017
     Library is Closed - Branch Street Reopens June 12  
   

Scituate Town Library is closed from May 13 - June 11, 2017, as we set up and prepare to reopen the expanded and renovated building at 85 Branch Street.

The library will reopen Monday, June 12, 2017, at 9:00 am at 85 Branch Street!

Thank you for your patience and understanding!


Friday June 2, 2017
   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 June 5, 2017
     Library is Closed - Branch Street Reopens June 12  
   

Scituate Town Library is closed from May 13 - June 11, 2017, as we set up and prepare to reopen the expanded and renovated building at 85 Branch Street.

The library will reopen Monday, June 12, 2017, at 9:00 am at 85 Branch Street!

Thank you for your patience and understanding!


Friday June 9, 2017
   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 June 12, 2017
   9:00 AM 85 BRANCH STREET REOPENS!  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

TODAY Scituate Town Library reopens at 85 Branch Street!

Come visit us and see your expanded and renovated library building!


Wednesday June 14, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Friends of Scituate Town Library Meeting  
    Location: Community 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

This meeting will include planning for future meetings. Please come with suggestions!

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

Friday June 16, 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 June 19, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Group  
    Contact:    781-545-8727   
   

 

Come join the discussion!

Book selection: "Girl at War" by Sara Novic

 

    Location: Book Club Room
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Trustees Meeting  
    Contact: Jessi Finnie   781-545-8727   jfinnie@ocln.org
    Location: Large Conference Room

Wednesday June 21, 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 Lattinviller   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 June 22, 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 23, 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 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

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 Lattinviller   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 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
   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 3, 2017
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's Room
     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 Lattinviller   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
   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
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's 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: TBD

For Grades K-3.

Sign up in the Children's Room.

    Location: Program 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 Lattinviller   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 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
   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
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's Room
   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: TBD

 

    Location: Book Club Room

Tuesday July 18, 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 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

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 Lattinviller   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: TBD

For girls in Grades 3-5 and their caregivers.

Sign up in the Children'e Room

 

    Location: Program 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
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's Room
   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 Lattinviller   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 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

Monday July 31, 2017
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's 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

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 Lattinviller   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 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

Monday August 7, 2017
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's 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 Lattinviller   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
     Art on a Cart  
    Contact: Ann Lattinville   781-545-8727   alattinville@ocln.org
   

NEW PROJECT EACH MONDAY!

During the summer reading weeks, we'll have a new make-and-take art project out each Monday. The project will be available all week.

Stop by the Children's Room and make some art!

    Location: Children's 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

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 Lattinviller   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 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.


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

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

Monday October 9, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Columbus Day holiday.


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

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 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.


Monday December 25, 2017
     LIBRARY IS CLOSED  
   

 

The library is closed today for Christmas holiday.


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