Blanding Public Library

Rehoboth, MA


  

Monday January 21, 2019
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CLOSED FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY

Tuesday January 22, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
History Discussion Group

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

Wednesday January 23, 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.

Thursday January 24, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Journaling Workshop

Join us for our first journaling workshop! We'll explore different ways to set up your journal and provide tips, tricks, and inspiration! (Not to mention snacks!) BYOJ (bring your own journal) and pen - we'll bring crafting supplies and plenty of ideas!

Please register in advance by calling 508 252 4236.

Join us for our first journaling workshop! We'll explore different ways to set up your journal and provide tips, tricks, and inspiration! (Not to mention snacks!) BYOJ (bring your own journal) and pen - we'll bring crafting supplies and plenty of ideas!

Please register in advance by calling 508 252 4236.

Friday January 25, 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.

Lisa Greenleaf calls this contra dance.

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.

Lisa Greenleaf calls this contra dance.

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

Admission $10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Sunday January 27, 2019
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Providence Adult String Ensemble Performance


 

 

 

A Chamber Ensemble performance by the Providence Adult String Ensemble.

Admission is free with voluntary donation proceedss going to the Friends of Blanding Library.


 

 

 

A Chamber Ensemble performance by the Providence Adult String Ensemble.

Admission is free with voluntary donation proceedss going to the Friends of Blanding Library.

Tuesday January 29, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
History Discussion Group

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

Wednesday January 30, 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.

Thursday January 31, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
YA Book Club

Join us for the first meeting of the Blanding Library's YA Book Club! Open to teens and tweens who love reading (and pizza!). Join us as we discuss the best books we read in 2018 and plan what we want to read next. Please register by stopping by the library or calling (508) 252-4236. All ideas welcome!

Join us for the first meeting of the Blanding Library's YA Book Club! Open to teens and tweens who love reading (and pizza!). Join us as we discuss the best books we read in 2018 and plan what we want to read next. Please register by stopping by the library or calling (508) 252-4236. All ideas welcome!

Tuesday February 5, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
History Discussion Group

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

Wednesday February 6, 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.

 
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7:00 PM
BLANDING BOOK CLUB

Join this fun & friendly group of readers.   Meeting once a month.

This month's read is .......      Copies should be available as the month approaches.

Join this fun & friendly group of readers.   Meeting once a month.

This month's read is .......      Copies should be available as the month approaches.

Thursday February 7, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

Friday February 8, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday February 9, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
LEGOS

    LEGOS CLUB!

    ALL AGES WELCOME!

    BRING YOUR IMAGINATION!

    WE'LL SUPPLY THE LEGOS!

    LEGOS CLUB!

    ALL AGES WELCOME!

    BRING YOUR IMAGINATION!

    WE'LL SUPPLY THE LEGOS!

 
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7:30 PM
Arts in the Village Concert Series


 Arts in the Village welcomes back the Providence Mandolin Orchestra, one of the most popular performers in this concert series. 
Made up of  mandolins, mandolas, and mandocellos, as well as classical guitars & string bass, the PMO performs a wide repertoire of music from around the world, including original compositions.

       
$18 general, $16 seniors, $8 children & students -- cash/check only.
        Doors open at 7pm.  Concert begins at 7:30pm.

 

 

Photo:  Becca Lewis
 

 

 

CONTACT: Arts in the Village  508-463-5387


 Arts in the Village welcomes back the Providence Mandolin Orchestra, one of the most popular performers in this concert series. 
Made up of  mandolins, mandolas, and mandocellos, as well as classical guitars & string bass, the PMO performs a wide repertoire of music from around the world, including original compositions.

       
$18 general, $16 seniors, $8 children & students -- cash/check only.
        Doors open at 7pm.  Concert begins at 7:30pm.

 

 

Photo:  Becca Lewis
 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Arts in the Village
  508.463.5387
  

Tuesday February 12, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
History Discussion Group

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

NEW!  History Discussion Group

A new series of discussions on various topics and events throughout history.  The first topic is The French Revolution, and there will be six weekly discussions.

For more information, contact Hank Coleman at (508) 243-0244 or hjcoleman @ comcast.net

 

Wednesday February 13, 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.

Thursday February 14, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

STORY & CRAFT HOUR AT THE LIBRARY!

Come listen to a story or two & create a craft to take home.

For children 3 yrs. & over.

Call to register or drop in & join the fun!

 

Friday February 15, 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

Monday February 18, 2019
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CLOSED FOR PRESIDENTS DAY

Tuesday February 19, 2019
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1:30 PM
BIRDS OF PREY

     Marla Isaac from New England Reptiles & Raptors brings her program
     Birds of Prey.

     Live owls, hawks, falcons & vultures up-close and personal.
     The lives of these "aerial hunters" will be the topic of natural history, biology,
     adaptations, habitats, poaching, falconry and the management of these animals
     in the wild.  Find out how laws and regulations protect them.

    Open to all families -- this program runs approximately one hour.

    Sponsored by the Friends of the Blanding Library.

     Marla Isaac from New England Reptiles & Raptors brings her program
     Birds of Prey.

     Live owls, hawks, falcons & vultures up-close and personal.
     The lives of these "aerial hunters" will be the topic of natural history, biology,
     adaptations, habitats, poaching, falconry and the management of these animals
     in the wild.  Find out how laws and regulations protect them.

    Open to all families -- this program runs approximately one hour.

    Sponsored by the Friends of the Blanding Library.

Wednesday February 20, 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.

Friday February 22, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Sunday February 24, 2019
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance

 The Rehoboth Community Dance is held monthly on Sunday evenings in the Goff Memorial Hall (Blanding Library).  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

 The Rehoboth Community Dance is held monthly on Sunday evenings in the Goff Memorial Hall (Blanding Library).  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

Wednesday March 6, 2019
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7:00 PM
BLANDING BOOK CLUB

Join this fun & friendly group of readers.   Meeting once a month.

This month's read is .......      Copies should be available as the month approaches.

Join this fun & friendly group of readers.   Meeting once a month.

This month's read is .......      Copies should be available as the month approaches.

Friday March 8, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Sunday March 17, 2019
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance

 The Rehoboth Community Dance is held monthly on Sunday evenings in the Goff Memorial Hall (Blanding Library).  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

 The Rehoboth Community Dance is held monthly on Sunday evenings in the Goff Memorial Hall (Blanding Library).  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

Friday March 22, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday March 23, 2019
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7:30 PM
Arts in the Village Concert Series


 Arts in the Village  presents Duo Stephanie &Sarr
   Piano for four hands - a NYC-based piano duo known for concerts
   filled with visceral excitement, elegance & artistic vision.

       
      $18 general, $16 seniors, $8 children & students -- cash/check only.
        Doors open at 7pm.  Concert begins at 7:30pm.

 

 

Photo:  Becca Lewis
 

 

 

CONTACT: Arts in the Village  508-463-5387


 Arts in the Village  presents Duo Stephanie &Sarr
   Piano for four hands - a NYC-based piano duo known for concerts
   filled with visceral excitement, elegance & artistic vision.

       
      $18 general, $16 seniors, $8 children & students -- cash/check only.
        Doors open at 7pm.  Concert begins at 7:30pm.

 

 

Photo:  Becca Lewis
 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Arts in the Village
  508.463.5387
  

Friday March 29, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Wednesday April 3, 2019
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7:00 PM
BLANDING BOOK CLUB

Join this fun & friendly group of readers.   Meeting once a month.

This month's read is .......      Copies should be available as the month approaches.

 

Join this fun & friendly group of readers.   Meeting once a month.

This month's read is .......      Copies should be available as the month approaches.

 

Friday April 12, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Friday April 26, 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.

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.

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

Admission$10/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Sunday April 28, 2019
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance