Blanding Public Library

Rehoboth, MA


  

Wednesday June 26, 2019 - Monday August 26, 2019
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A UNIVERSE OF STORIES

     A UNIVERSE OF STORIES- a fun-filled summer of activities for all.
          Be prepared for lift-off!

     The 2019 Massachusetts Summer Reading Program is sponsored by the Rehoboth Blandin
      Library, the Mass. Library System, the Boston Bruins, & the Mass. Board 
of Library Commissioners.

   Blanding Library's summer programs are sponsored by The Friends of the Blanding Library
     
 Be prepared to READ & BEAD!  Keep track of your minutes reading & earn beads for your necklace!
       Stop in.
 
                                             

     A UNIVERSE OF STORIES- a fun-filled summer of activities for all.
          Be prepared for lift-off!

     The 2019 Massachusetts Summer Reading Program is sponsored by the Rehoboth Blandin
      Library, the Mass. Library System, the Boston Bruins, & the Mass. Board 
of Library Commissioners.

   Blanding Library's summer programs are sponsored by The Friends of the Blanding Library
     
 Be prepared to READ & BEAD!  Keep track of your minutes reading & earn beads for your necklace!
       Stop in.
 
                                             

Wednesday July 10, 2019 - Wednesday August 21, 2019

       A fun 30 min. program created for those under 3 yrs.
       
combining books, finger play, music & movement!

       Please call to register or sign up when you come.

       A fun 30 min. program created for those under 3 yrs.
       
combining books, finger play, music & movement!

       Please call to register or sign up when you come.

Monday July 15, 2019 - Monday July 29, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yum! Yum! Story Hour

       Yum! Yum! Story Hour!

 After listening to a fun story, Chef Amanda will guide children to
get creative with food.  No cooking involved.

  For all children who love "playing" with their food.
  Offered 3 Mondays @ 10:30 -- July 15, 22 & 29.

  This story hour is geared toward children ages 4 yr. &up.

  Please inquire before attending if your child has food allergies/sensitivities.  Registration required.

       Yum! Yum! Story Hour!

 After listening to a fun story, Chef Amanda will guide children to
get creative with food.  No cooking involved.

  For all children who love "playing" with their food.
  Offered 3 Mondays @ 10:30 -- July 15, 22 & 29.

  This story hour is geared toward children ages 4 yr. &up.

  Please inquire before attending if your child has food allergies/sensitivities.  Registration required.

Wednesday July 17, 2019 - Thursday July 18, 2019
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10:30 AM
AEROSPACE CAMP

      Explore the science of flight, create a glider, build a simple rocket.  Discover the fun of aerospace as we celebrate the 50-yr. anniversary of the Apollo mission to the moon.

    For grades 1-4 (ages 6-10).  Registration required.

    Three days this week :  Monday@ 2pm, Wed.@ 10:30,
     & Thursday@ 10:30.

    Support for this program comes from the UMass Center for Agriculture, Food & the Environment and the Mass. State Grange.

      Explore the science of flight, create a glider, build a simple rocket.  Discover the fun of aerospace as we celebrate the 50-yr. anniversary of the Apollo mission to the moon.

    For grades 1-4 (ages 6-10).  Registration required.

    Three days this week :  Monday@ 2pm, Wed.@ 10:30,
     & Thursday@ 10:30.

    Support for this program comes from the UMass Center for Agriculture, Food & the Environment and the Mass. State Grange.

Monday July 22, 2019
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
ALIEN ANT INVASION!

      It's an ant invasion at the library!

       Come create your own 12" 3-dimensional model ant with local artist,
      Tom Rozek.
       A fun & fANTastic program for those ages 7yrs. & over (including
       teens).
       Space is limited. 
Registration required.

 

      It's an ant invasion at the library!

       Come create your own 12" 3-dimensional model ant with local artist,
      Tom Rozek.
       A fun & fANTastic program for those ages 7yrs. & over (including
       teens).
       Space is limited. 
Registration required.

 

Tuesday July 23, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
YOGA FOR FAMILIES

    Yoga for Families -
    a FREE parent-child wellness event for children birth
    through age 8.     
 
 
Sponsored by the PACE CCW CFCE Program with funding
    from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: Jocelyn  508-984-3559  jcarvalho@paceccw.org

    Yoga for Families -
    a FREE parent-child wellness event for children birth
    through age 8.     
 
 
Sponsored by the PACE CCW CFCE Program with funding
    from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  Jocelyn
  508.984.3559
  jcarvalho@paceccw.org

Wednesday July 24, 2019
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6:00 PM
Mr. Vinny's Bubble Show!

Mr. Vinny brings his GIANT BUBBLE show!

      All ages invited!                  
No registration required.
               

Mr. Vinny brings his GIANT BUBBLE show!

      All ages invited!                  
No registration required.
               

Thursday July 25, 2019
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10:30 AM
OAK KNOLL WILDLIFE SANCTUARY presents OWLS!

      Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary, from Attleboro, visits the library to help us explore the calls of owls that live in our area.   Listen & learn about their adaptations and why silence is so important to them.  Those registered will be able to dissect owl pellets to find out what an owl's diet may be like.

    Grades K &up.   Registration required.

      Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary, from Attleboro, visits the library to help us explore the calls of owls that live in our area.   Listen & learn about their adaptations and why silence is so important to them.  Those registered will be able to dissect owl pellets to find out what an owl's diet may be like.

    Grades K &up.   Registration required.

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
YA Book Club

   Come join our discussion of this selected title. 
   Snacks will be provided.
   

   Come join our discussion of this selected title. 
   Snacks will be provided.
   

Monday July 29, 2019
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Providence Adult String Ensemble Performance

 

 

 

 

A performance of the Providence Adult String Ensemble in Goff Hall

 

 

 

 

A performance of the Providence Adult String Ensemble in Goff Hall

Wednesday July 31, 2019
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6:00 PM
A GALAXY NECKLACE

        Create a glass pendant necklace with an astronomy theme.
       Ages 8 yrs. &up (adults, too)

       Registration required.
 

 

        Create a glass pendant necklace with an astronomy theme.
       Ages 8 yrs. &up (adults, too)

       Registration required.
 

 

Monday August 5, 2019 - Monday August 19, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
OUTER SPACE STORY HOUR

 Outer Space Story Hour
 Offered 3 Mondays @ 10:30 --  Aug. 5, 12 & 19.
 Listen to a story/two.  Make a story-related craft to take home.

For those ages 3yrs &up.    Registration required.

 Outer Space Story Hour
 Offered 3 Mondays @ 10:30 --  Aug. 5, 12 & 19.
 Listen to a story/two.  Make a story-related craft to take home.

For those ages 3yrs &up.    Registration required.

Monday August 5, 2019
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5:30 PM
WHALE ALERT!

      Hear local children's author Angela Kakabeeke share her new book about the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale.  There will be educational hands-on activities & crafts for all.  After this presentation we will inflate the 55 ft. Fiona, Beckwith Middle School's inflatable whale!  Ever crawl inside the belly of a whale?

 

      Hear local children's author Angela Kakabeeke share her new book about the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale.  There will be educational hands-on activities & crafts for all.  After this presentation we will inflate the 55 ft. Fiona, Beckwith Middle School's inflatable whale!  Ever crawl inside the belly of a whale?

 

Tuesday August 6, 2019
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
VISIT WITH FIONA

Fiona, our 55 ft. inflatable whale, will be on display for anyone to see.
Drop in between 11am - 3pm and crawl inside the belly of a whale.  Some activities will be available.  No need to register.  Fun for all!

Fiona, our 55 ft. inflatable whale, will be on display for anyone to see.
Drop in between 11am - 3pm and crawl inside the belly of a whale.  Some activities will be available.  No need to register.  Fun for all!

Wednesday August 7, 2019
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10:30 AM
ROCKETS & AIRPLANES with Ed the Wizard

      Build and fly air powered rockets & airplanes!

     Test your piloting skills with flight accuracy, stunts, & more! 

      with Ed the Wizard!

     This program is geared more for school-age kids.

     Blasting off @ 10:30am.

    Program supported in part by grant from the Rehoboth Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass. Cultural Council, a state agency.

      Build and fly air powered rockets & airplanes!

     Test your piloting skills with flight accuracy, stunts, & more! 

      with Ed the Wizard!

     This program is geared more for school-age kids.

     Blasting off @ 10:30am.

    Program supported in part by grant from the Rehoboth Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass. Cultural Council, a state agency.

Thursday August 8, 2019 - Thursday August 22, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
OUTER SPACE STORY HOUR

 Outer Space Story Hour
 Offered 3 Thursdayss @10:30 --  Aug. 8, 15 & 22
 Listen to a story/two.  Make a story-related craft to take home.

For those ages 3yrs &up.    Registration required.

 Outer Space Story Hour
 Offered 3 Thursdayss @10:30 --  Aug. 8, 15 & 22
 Listen to a story/two.  Make a story-related craft to take home.

For those ages 3yrs &up.    Registration required.

Thursday August 8, 2019
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bristol County Lyme Disease Support Group

 

      Have you been bitten by a tick?
      Do you or someone you know have symptoms that you suspect could be caused from
      Lyme disease?
      Have you been suffering from Lyme and are in need of support?

 

  The Bristol County, MA Lyme Support Group meets once a month and is open to anyone in the community that is seeking information about Lyme disease, support and networking opportunities.

Meetings take place 6 -8pm at Goff Memorial Hall, Rehoboth Blanding Library, 124 Bay State Rd., Rehoboth, MA

CONTACT: Annie LaBrie  BCMLDSG@yahoo.com

 

      Have you been bitten by a tick?
      Do you or someone you know have symptoms that you suspect could be caused from
      Lyme disease?
      Have you been suffering from Lyme and are in need of support?

 

  The Bristol County, MA Lyme Support Group meets once a month and is open to anyone in the community that is seeking information about Lyme disease, support and networking opportunities.

Meetings take place 6 -8pm at Goff Memorial Hall, Rehoboth Blanding Library, 124 Bay State Rd., Rehoboth, MA

CONTACT:
  Annie LaBrie
  
  BCMLDSG@yahoo.com

Friday August 9, 2019
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8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Rehoboth Contra Dance

Rehoboth Contra Dance is sponsored by the Rehoboth Contra Dance Society.

Special Dancer Request Night -- allowing dancers to ask for certain dances to be called.

All dances taught--beginner's welcome! No partners necessary.

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT: Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375

Rehoboth Contra Dance is sponsored by the Rehoboth Contra Dance Society.

Special Dancer Request Night -- allowing dancers to ask for certain dances to be called.

All dances taught--beginner's welcome! No partners necessary.

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Sunday August 11, 2019
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance

Tonight the Jammers host a free community dance.!   This event is free and welcomes all ages & beginners!

  Potluck at 6pm, followed by dance from 7 - 9pm.
  If you play an instrument, want to learn some dance steps, or just want to listen,
  you are welcome to attend. 

  Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes.

CONTACT: Bob Elliott  774-644-1369  bobolinkelliott@yahoo.com

Tonight the Jammers host a free community dance.!   This event is free and welcomes all ages & beginners!

  Potluck at 6pm, followed by dance from 7 - 9pm.
  If you play an instrument, want to learn some dance steps, or just want to listen,
  you are welcome to attend. 

  Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes.

CONTACT:
  Bob Elliott
  774.644.1369
  bobolinkelliott@yahoo.com

Tuesday August 13, 2019
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10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
YOGA FOR FAMILIES

    Yoga for Families -
    a FREE parent-child wellness event for children birth
    through age 8.     
 
 
Sponsored by the PACE CCW CFCE Program with funding
    from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: Jocelyn  508-984-3559  jcarvalho@paceccw.org

    Yoga for Families -
    a FREE parent-child wellness event for children birth
    through age 8.     
 
 
Sponsored by the PACE CCW CFCE Program with funding
    from the Mass. Dept. of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  Jocelyn
  508.984.3559
  jcarvalho@paceccw.org

 
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4:00 PM
PREMIER MARTIAL ARTS

       Ally Bresnahan from Premier Martial Arts, Norton leads this martial arts presentation.  Learn some basic martial art moves and tie in the benefits, such as
focus, respect, confidence, and more.

  For ages 5-12 yrs.   Registration required.
  

       Ally Bresnahan from Premier Martial Arts, Norton leads this martial arts presentation.  Learn some basic martial art moves and tie in the benefits, such as
focus, respect, confidence, and more.

  For ages 5-12 yrs.   Registration required.
  

Wednesday August 21, 2019
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6:00 PM
A GALAXY NECKLACE

        Create a glass pendant necklace with an astronomy theme.
       Ages 8 yrs. &up (adults, too)

       Registration required.
 

 

        Create a glass pendant necklace with an astronomy theme.
       Ages 8 yrs. &up (adults, too)

       Registration required.
 

 

Friday August 23, 2019
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8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Rehoboth Contra Dance

Rehoboth Contra Dance is sponsored by the Rehoboth Contra Dance Society.

Special Dancer Request Night -- allowing dancers to ask for certain dances to be called.

All dances taught--beginner's welcome! No partners necessary.

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT: Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375

Rehoboth Contra Dance is sponsored by the Rehoboth Contra Dance Society.

Special Dancer Request Night -- allowing dancers to ask for certain dances to be called.

All dances taught--beginner's welcome! No partners necessary.

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  


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