Saturday February 27, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 4 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 4 spaces available.

Monday March 1, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
The registration period has ended.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

The registration period has ended.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Adult Grab & Go Craft: Macramé Planters

 

Pickup an Adult Grab & Go Craft Kit, March 1 - 6, to make Macrame planters on your own at home.  All materials are provided.  You will need to provide scissors & a ruler.

A demo will be held on Sat. March 6 at 2:00 through Zoom.  A link will be sent to all who registered for the kit.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Lobby
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 

Pickup an Adult Grab & Go Craft Kit, March 1 - 6, to make Macrame planters on your own at home.  All materials are provided.  You will need to provide scissors & a ruler.

A demo will be held on Sat. March 6 at 2:00 through Zoom.  A link will be sent to all who registered for the kit.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Lobby

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 4 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Coffee & Conversation

Join me, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with Hygge Game cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

Join me, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with Hygge Game cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
VIRTUAL - Connecticut's African American Heroines

African Americans have played a major role in the development of our state, our nation and our world.  African American women from Connecticut are no exception!  Join us for a virtual program, through Zoom, by the Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame and learn about some of Connecticut's most remarkable African American heroines.  From women's rights advocate Maria Miller Steward and legendary conralto and Civil Rights catalyst Marian Anderson to pioneering journalist Adiranne Baughns-Wallace and former State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier, you'll be inspired as we explore the important contributions of African women in Connecticut.

Sponsored by the Friends of Acton Public Library.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 83 spaces available.

African Americans have played a major role in the development of our state, our nation and our world.  African American women from Connecticut are no exception!  Join us for a virtual program, through Zoom, by the Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame and learn about some of Connecticut's most remarkable African American heroines.  From women's rights advocate Maria Miller Steward and legendary conralto and Civil Rights catalyst Marian Anderson to pioneering journalist Adiranne Baughns-Wallace and former State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier, you'll be inspired as we explore the important contributions of African women in Connecticut.

Sponsored by the Friends of Acton Public Library.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 83 spaces available.

Tuesday March 2, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There is 1 space available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There is 1 space available.

Wednesday March 3, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 3 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Wednesday Book Club

This book club meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month through Zoom.

This month's book is The Dutch House by Ann Patchett.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 14 spaces available.

This book club meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month through Zoom.

This month's book is The Dutch House by Ann Patchett.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 14 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Game Night: Ultimate Pub Trivia

Join Cindy for Ultimate Pub Trivia using Zoom.  Match wits on topics like pop culture, technology and history.

Free and open to all ages 14+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 6 spaces available.

Join Cindy for Ultimate Pub Trivia using Zoom.  Match wits on topics like pop culture, technology and history.

Free and open to all ages 14+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 6 spaces available.

Thursday March 4, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Genealogy Interest Group

 This program will be held using Zoom.

Come explore your family roots! Meet with other patrons who are gathering information about their family trees and learn about the research databases that are available to you here at the library, including Ancestry Library Edition and Newsbank.

Meetings are on Thursdays each week with the library's cataloger, Donna Tappin. Whether you are a beginner or have been researching for years, here is an opportunity to 'tune-up' your current research skills or learn something new about family history research.
 
Free and open to all.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 23 spaces available.

 This program will be held using Zoom.

Come explore your family roots! Meet with other patrons who are gathering information about their family trees and learn about the research databases that are available to you here at the library, including Ancestry Library Edition and Newsbank.

Meetings are on Thursdays each week with the library's cataloger, Donna Tappin. Whether you are a beginner or have been researching for years, here is an opportunity to 'tune-up' your current research skills or learn something new about family history research.
 
Free and open to all.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 23 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Writing Group

Join Fiona in this no pressure virtual writing group for all skill levels through Zoom.  This group's primary goal is to motivate each other and offer support.  This group will work on fiction, non-fiction and essay pieces using writing prompts and will workshop each other's pieces.

Free and open to all ages 18+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 23 spaces available.

Join Fiona in this no pressure virtual writing group for all skill levels through Zoom.  This group's primary goal is to motivate each other and offer support.  This group will work on fiction, non-fiction and essay pieces using writing prompts and will workshop each other's pieces.

Free and open to all ages 18+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 23 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
YA Girls Who Code Meetup

Learn to Code. Change the world.
New and returning faces are always welcome.
Join a welcoming cohort of young ladies with a variety of skill levels and experiences with game development and coding. 

CONTACT: Brian D Story  8605105061  bstory@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

Learn to Code. Change the world.
New and returning faces are always welcome.
Join a welcoming cohort of young ladies with a variety of skill levels and experiences with game development and coding. 

CONTACT:
  Brian D Story
  8605105061
   bstory@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

Friday March 5, 2021
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 4 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Rise and Shine Story Time through Zoom

Join Miss Chloe for a Rise and Shine Story Time through Zoom! Best for children ages 2 to 5 years old.  

Some story times have an accompanying activity or craft that can be picked up through Curbside before the program!

Please register to receive you Zoom invitation link.

LOCATION: ZOOM
The registration period has ended.

Join Miss Chloe for a Rise and Shine Story Time through Zoom! Best for children ages 2 to 5 years old.  

Some story times have an accompanying activity or craft that can be picked up through Curbside before the program!

Please register to receive you Zoom invitation link.

LOCATION: ZOOM

The registration period has ended.

 
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2:45 PM - 5:00 PM
YA Game Day: Dungeons and Dragons REMOTE*

Whats your chracter? have you the Strength, Dexterity, Wisdom or Constitution to save the party? Complete the quest? Manifest your magick? Join us.
New and returning players are welcome 

CONTACT: Brian D Story  8605105061  bstory@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 12 spaces available.

Whats your chracter? have you the Strength, Dexterity, Wisdom or Constitution to save the party? Complete the quest? Manifest your magick? Join us.
New and returning players are welcome 

CONTACT:
  Brian D Story
  8605105061
   bstory@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 12 spaces available.

Saturday March 6, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Adult Grab & Go Craft: Macramé Planters Demo

 

Pickup an Adult Grab & Go Craft Kit, March 1 - 6, to make Macrame planters on your own at home.  All materials are provided.  You will need to provide scissors & a ruler.

A demo will be held on Sat. March 6 at 2:00 through Zoom.  A link will be sent to all who registered for the kit.

 

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM

 

Pickup an Adult Grab & Go Craft Kit, March 1 - 6, to make Macrame planters on your own at home.  All materials are provided.  You will need to provide scissors & a ruler.

A demo will be held on Sat. March 6 at 2:00 through Zoom.  A link will be sent to all who registered for the kit.

 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

Monday March 8, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 4 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Coffee & Conversation

Join me, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with Hygge Game cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

Join me, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with Hygge Game cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
YA YALL meeting

Join the Youth Act(i)on Library Legaue , become an ALLY and serve the library and its community.  Youth lead programs. Youth lead charity and Youth lead decisions that affect the YA collection and Programs here at Acton.
Come be a part of it. Twice monthly meetings. contact Brian Story at bstory@actonlibrary.org

CONTACT: Brian D Story  8605105061  bstory@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

Join the Youth Act(i)on Library Legaue , become an ALLY and serve the library and its community.  Youth lead programs. Youth lead charity and Youth lead decisions that affect the YA collection and Programs here at Acton.
Come be a part of it. Twice monthly meetings. contact Brian Story at bstory@actonlibrary.org

CONTACT:
  Brian D Story
  8605105061
   bstory@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

Tuesday March 9, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 3 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 3 spaces available.

Wednesday March 10, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
VIRTUAL - Pierce Campbell: Irish Pub Music

Pierce Campbell, the Connecticut State Troubadour for the years 2007/08, will be performing traditional and original Irish pub style songs in The Clancy Brothers tradition.  Pierce has been a full-time musician for over 25 years. Playing guitar and singing most of his life, he receives high praise for his dazzling guitar work, superb songwriting and powerful vocals. With over 300 shows a year throughout the Northeast at municipalities, libraries, festivals, Irish pubs, coffeehouses, and senior centers, his performances have been called versatile, humorous and engaging. 

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 40 spaces available.

Pierce Campbell, the Connecticut State Troubadour for the years 2007/08, will be performing traditional and original Irish pub style songs in The Clancy Brothers tradition.  Pierce has been a full-time musician for over 25 years. Playing guitar and singing most of his life, he receives high praise for his dazzling guitar work, superb songwriting and powerful vocals. With over 300 shows a year throughout the Northeast at municipalities, libraries, festivals, Irish pubs, coffeehouses, and senior centers, his performances have been called versatile, humorous and engaging. 

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 40 spaces available.

Thursday March 11, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Genealogy Interest Group

 This program will be held using Zoom.

Come explore your family roots! Meet with other patrons who are gathering information about their family trees and learn about the research databases that are available to you here at the library, including Ancestry Library Edition and Newsbank.

Meetings are on Thursdays each week with the library's cataloger, Donna Tappin. Whether you are a beginner or have been researching for years, here is an opportunity to 'tune-up' your current research skills or learn something new about family history research.
 
Free and open to all.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 23 spaces available.

 This program will be held using Zoom.

Come explore your family roots! Meet with other patrons who are gathering information about their family trees and learn about the research databases that are available to you here at the library, including Ancestry Library Edition and Newsbank.

Meetings are on Thursdays each week with the library's cataloger, Donna Tappin. Whether you are a beginner or have been researching for years, here is an opportunity to 'tune-up' your current research skills or learn something new about family history research.
 
Free and open to all.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 23 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Writing Group

Join Fiona in this no pressure virtual writing group for all skill levels through Zoom.  This group's primary goal is to motivate each other and offer support.  This group will work on fiction, non-fiction and essay pieces using writing prompts and will workshop each other's pieces.

Free and open to all ages 18+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 23 spaces available.

Join Fiona in this no pressure virtual writing group for all skill levels through Zoom.  This group's primary goal is to motivate each other and offer support.  This group will work on fiction, non-fiction and essay pieces using writing prompts and will workshop each other's pieces.

Free and open to all ages 18+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 23 spaces available.

 
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3:15 PM - 4:25 PM
YA Game Day: Kahoot trivia

Can you take down our reigning King and Queen?  Join us and test your wit and wisdom. 
Please register prior to game time for ZOOM Link. 

CONTACT: Brian D Story  8605105061  bstory@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are many spaces available.

Can you take down our reigning King and Queen?  Join us and test your wit and wisdom. 
Please register prior to game time for ZOOM Link. 

CONTACT:
  Brian D Story
  8605105061
   bstory@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are many spaces available.

 
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4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
YA Check in Chat and Book Club

 

A chance to gossip and chat about the latest episodes, books and comics  and whatever else is on your mind. A safe and spoiler filled space 

Join us. 

 

CONTACT: Brian D Story  8605105061  bstory@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

 

A chance to gossip and chat about the latest episodes, books and comics  and whatever else is on your mind. A safe and spoiler filled space 

Join us. 

 

CONTACT:
  Brian D Story
  8605105061
   bstory@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
VIRTUAL - Books on Tap Book Club

 

Join Lisa, Acton Library's Head of Circulation, through Zoom to discuss News of the World by Paulette Jiles.

Books will be available at the library.

Free and open to all ages 21+.  

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 18 spaces available.

 

Join Lisa, Acton Library's Head of Circulation, through Zoom to discuss News of the World by Paulette Jiles.

Books will be available at the library.

Free and open to all ages 21+.  

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 18 spaces available.

Friday March 12, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Rise and Shine Story Time through Zoom

Join Miss Chloe for a Rise and Shine Story Time through Zoom! Best for children ages 2 to 5 years old.  

Some story times have an accompanying activity or craft that can be picked up through Curbside before the program!

Please register to receive you Zoom invitation link.

LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 25 spaces available.

Join Miss Chloe for a Rise and Shine Story Time through Zoom! Best for children ages 2 to 5 years old.  

Some story times have an accompanying activity or craft that can be picked up through Curbside before the program!

Please register to receive you Zoom invitation link.

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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2:45 PM - 5:00 PM
YA Game Day: Dungeons and Dragons REMOTE*

Whats your chracter? have you the Strength, Dexterity, Wisdom or Constitution to save the party? Complete the quest? Manifest your magick? Join us.
New and returning players are welcome 

CONTACT: Brian D Story  8605105061  bstory@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 12 spaces available.

Whats your chracter? have you the Strength, Dexterity, Wisdom or Constitution to save the party? Complete the quest? Manifest your magick? Join us.
New and returning players are welcome 

CONTACT:
  Brian D Story
  8605105061
   bstory@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 12 spaces available.

Saturday March 13, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

Monday March 15, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Special Monthly Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids - Mini Zen Garden

Kids! Register to pick up a Grab 'N Go Craft Kit to make your own Mini Zen Garden. The kit contains everything you need to make your own soothing miniature sand garden for relaxing, quiet play. Supplies are limited.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
Registration will begin on Monday, March 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM     

Kids! Register to pick up a Grab 'N Go Craft Kit to make your own Mini Zen Garden. The kit contains everything you need to make your own soothing miniature sand garden for relaxing, quiet play. Supplies are limited.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

Registration will begin on Monday, March 15, 2021 at 10:00 AM     

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
VIRTUAL - Coffee & Conversation

Join me, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with Hygge Game cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

Join me, using Zoom, for a virtual cup of coffee and join in a conversation started with Hygge Game cards.

Free and open to all.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

Tuesday March 16, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 3 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 6:45 PM
VIRTUAL - Craft Night: Map Crafts

Create 3 decorations using old maps. Materials will be provided and will be available for pick up at the library starting Mar. 8.  You will need to provide a glue stick or glue.

Free and open to all ages 14+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 16 spaces available.

Create 3 decorations using old maps. Materials will be provided and will be available for pick up at the library starting Mar. 8.  You will need to provide a glue stick or glue.

Free and open to all ages 14+.

Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 16 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
VIRTUAL - Acton for Justice: An Old Saybrook Discussion Series

This will be the first in a series of discussions focusing on social justice issues.  The first book will be Deep South, Deep North by Lottie B. Scott.  Ms. Scott will be on hand to discuss her book and her own life experiences.  Copies of the book can be borrowed from the library. The series is sponsored by; Acton Public Library, The Kate, Old Saybrook Youth and Family Services, Old Saybrook March for Justice, Old Saybrook Parks and Recreation, the Old Saybrook Public Schools and various dedicated community members. This Old Saybrook community committee will also be looking for more book title (or movie) recommendations for future discussions and will be planning a town wide read for next year. Please join us for these important conversations.

Free and open to all.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
CONTACT: Amanda Brouwer  8603888924  abrouwer@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 3 spaces available.

This will be the first in a series of discussions focusing on social justice issues.  The first book will be Deep South, Deep North by Lottie B. Scott.  Ms. Scott will be on hand to discuss her book and her own life experiences.  Copies of the book can be borrowed from the library. The series is sponsored by; Acton Public Library, The Kate, Old Saybrook Youth and Family Services, Old Saybrook March for Justice, Old Saybrook Parks and Recreation, the Old Saybrook Public Schools and various dedicated community members. This Old Saybrook community committee will also be looking for more book title (or movie) recommendations for future discussions and will be planning a town wide read for next year. Please join us for these important conversations.

Free and open to all.
 
Registration is required and is available one month prior to the event.
CONTACT:
  Amanda Brouwer
  8603888924
   abrouwer@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 3 spaces available.

Wednesday March 17, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are many spaces available.

Register or call us to pick up through Curbside, a new Grab 'N Go Origami for kids each week.

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are many spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT: Acton Public Library Children's Department  8603953184  Childrens@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up
There are 5 spaces available.

Grab 'N Go Crafts for Kids are available for pick-up though our Curbside Service. A new craft will be featured every week!

Register or call us at 860-395-3184.

CONTACT:
  Acton Public Library Children's Department
  8603953184
   Childrens@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: Curbside Pick Up

There are 5 spaces available.

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
VIRTUAL - Acton Compassion-Knits

Through Zoom, Rachel will be leading this group and will be able to share some resources for charity patterns.  Questions are encouraged and all levels are welcome.  Feel free to share your knowledge too.  

Free and open to all ages 12+.

Registration is required and available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT: Cindy Baklik  860-395-3184  cbaklik@actonlibrary.org
LOCATION: ZOOM
There are 24 spaces available.

Through Zoom, Rachel will be leading this group and will be able to share some resources for charity patterns.  Questions are encouraged and all levels are welcome.  Feel free to share your knowledge too.  

Free and open to all ages 12+.

Registration is required and available one month prior to the event.

CONTACT:
  Cindy Baklik
  860.395.3184
   cbaklik@actonlibrary.org

LOCATION: ZOOM

There are 24 spaces available.

Thursday March 18, 2021
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10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Origami Grab 'N Go Craft for Kids