Blanding Public Library

Rehoboth, MA


  

Monday February 19, 2018
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CLOSED FOR PRESIDENTS' DAY

Tuesday February 20, 2018

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

Wednesday February 21, 2018
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NO STORY HOUR TODAY!

  WEDNESDAY'S STORY HOUR WILL
  CONTINUE NEXT WEEK.

  WEDNESDAY'S STORY HOUR WILL
  CONTINUE NEXT WEEK.

Thursday February 22, 2018
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DOG LOVES BOOKS - POSTPONED

This event has been postponed until April school vacation week.   Details published soon.

Thanks for understanding.

This event has been postponed until April school vacation week.   Details published soon.

Thanks for understanding.

 
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6:30 PM
KNIT ONE, PURL TWO

  Join our knitting group.....from beginner to expert levels.

   Meeting at 6:30pm every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

   No need to register.

  Join our knitting group.....from beginner to expert levels.

   Meeting at 6:30pm every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

   No need to register.

Friday February 23, 2018
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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$9/$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$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday February 24, 2018
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7:30 PM
BOSTON TRIO - ARTS IN THE VILLAGE CONCERT


    Boston Trio performs in the Arts in the Village Concert series.
       Performing Classic Works by Smetana and Dvorak
       in Goff Memorial Hall.
        $18 general, $16 seniors, $8 children & students -- cash/check only.
        Doors open at 7pm.

 

 

Photo:  Becca Lewis
 

 

 

CONTACT:  Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375  shawnkendrick@comcast.net


    Boston Trio performs in the Arts in the Village Concert series.
       Performing Classic Works by Smetana and Dvorak
       in Goff Memorial Hall.
        $18 general, $16 seniors, $8 children & students -- cash/check only.
        Doors open at 7pm.

 

 

Photo:  Becca Lewis
 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  shawnkendrick@comcast.net

Tuesday February 27, 2018

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

Wednesday February 28, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Thursday March 1, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Tuesday March 6, 2018

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

Wednesday March 7, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

 
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7:00 PM
BLANDING BOOK CLUB

 

    This month's read  is Nothing to Envy:  Ordinary Lives in North Korea
     by Barbara Demick.
     A fascinating look at the lives of six defectors from the totalitarian regime of the
     Republic of North Korea.
     
Copies should be available at the library.

    Join this fun & informal group.

 

 

    This month's read  is Nothing to Envy:  Ordinary Lives in North Korea
     by Barbara Demick.
     A fascinating look at the lives of six defectors from the totalitarian regime of the
     Republic of North Korea.
     
Copies should be available at the library.

    Join this fun & informal group.

 

Thursday March 8, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

 
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6:30 PM
KNIT ONE, PURL TWO

  Join our knitting group.....from beginner to expert levels.

   Meeting at 6:30pm every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

   No need to register.

  Join our knitting group.....from beginner to expert levels.

   Meeting at 6:30pm every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

   No need to register.

Friday March 9, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 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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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$9/$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$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday March 10, 2018
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10:30 AM
LEGOS AT THE LIBRARY !

    Join in the fun with LEGOS !

    When?  The second Sat. of the month @10:30
    Who?   For all inspired builders!
    We supply the LEGOs.... You supply the imagination!
    What will you make?   The possibilities are endless.

     Drop in and join in the building!



 

   

    Join in the fun with LEGOS !

    When?  The second Sat. of the month @10:30
    Who?   For all inspired builders!
    We supply the LEGOs.... You supply the imagination!
    What will you make?   The possibilities are endless.

     Drop in and join in the building!



 

   

Tuesday March 13, 2018 - Thursday March 15, 2018
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MARCH MADNESS CHILDRENS USED BOOK SALE

      COME TO THE BLANDING LIBRARY'S
   MARCH MADNESS CHILDREN'S BOOK SALE!

Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday  (March 13,14,15)           
           during library hours  (10am - 8pm)

This event gives our young patrons to purchase gently used books @$3.00/bag (their own or one of ours).
  
        
Adults must be accompanied by a child.

      COME TO THE BLANDING LIBRARY'S
   MARCH MADNESS CHILDREN'S BOOK SALE!

Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday  (March 13,14,15)           
           during library hours  (10am - 8pm)

This event gives our young patrons to purchase gently used books @$3.00/bag (their own or one of ours).
  
        
Adults must be accompanied by a child.

Tuesday March 13, 2018

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

Wednesday March 14, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Thursday March 15, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Sunday March 18, 2018
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance

 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. 

  All dances taught, no partners necessary. Families welcome, recommended dance
  age 6 and up.
  Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes.

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

 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. 

  All dances taught, no partners necessary. Families welcome, recommended dance
  age 6 and up.
  Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes.

CONTACT:
  Bob Elliott
  774.644.1369
  bobolinkelliott@yahoo.com

Tuesday March 20, 2018

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

Wednesday March 21, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Thursday March 22, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

 
rec_knitting
6:30 PM
KNIT ONE, PURL TWO

  Join our knitting group.....from beginner to expert levels.

   Meeting at 6:30pm every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

   No need to register.

  Join our knitting group.....from beginner to expert levels.

   Meeting at 6:30pm every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month.

   No need to register.

Friday March 23, 2018
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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$9/$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$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday March 24, 2018
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7:30 PM
DAUROV/MYER DUO - ARTS IN THE VILLAGE CONCERT

      Cellist Adrian Daurov & pianist Spencer Myer perform three centuries of
        masterworks from the beloved repertoire for their respective instruments,
        with recent debuts including the Embassy Series in Washington, D.C.
  
       Doors open at 7pm.

CONTACT:  Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375  shawnkendrick@comcast.net

      Cellist Adrian Daurov & pianist Spencer Myer perform three centuries of
        masterworks from the beloved repertoire for their respective instruments,
        with recent debuts including the Embassy Series in Washington, D.C.
  
       Doors open at 7pm.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  shawnkendrick@comcast.net

Tuesday March 27, 2018

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

        Tot Time on Tuesday mornings at 10am
        for children under 3 yrs. old. 
        Join in for this fun 20 - 30 min. program of books,
        music 
& movement! 

         Registration is required.

        

      
  

Wednesday March 28, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Thursday March 29, 2018
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10:00 AM
STORY & CRAFT TIME

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

    For preschool children age 3 yr. & over.

   Listen to a story or two & make a craft to take home.

   Drop in and join us!

Friday March 30, 2018
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8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Rehoboth Contra Dance - CHALLENGING

Challenging Contra Dance is for experienced dancers.  Dancers should know the basics of contra dancing.

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

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

Admission$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:  Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375  

Challenging Contra Dance is for experienced dancers.  Dancers should know the basics of contra dancing.

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

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

Admission$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Wednesday April 4, 2018
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7:00 PM
BLANDING BOOK CLUB

 

    This month's read  is The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood.
     
     A totalitarian regime take charge, forcing a caste of women into
     servotide/

     Copies should be available at the library.

    Join this fun & informal group.

 

 

    This month's read  is The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood.
     
     A totalitarian regime take charge, forcing a caste of women into
     servotide/

     Copies should be available at the library.

    Join this fun & informal group.

 

Friday April 13, 2018
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8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Rehoboth Contra Dance

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

Included tonight is a fundraiser - Silent Auction & Bake Sale. 

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

Admission$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:  Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375  

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

Included tonight is a fundraiser - Silent Auction & Bake Sale. 

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

Admission$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday April 14, 2018
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10:30 AM
LEGOS AT THE LIBRARY !

    Join in the fun with LEGOS !

    When?  The second Sat. of the month @10:30
    Who?   For all inspired builders!
    We supply the LEGOs.... You supply the imagination!
    What will you make?   The possibilities are endless.

     Drop in and join in the building!



 

   

    Join in the fun with LEGOS !

    When?  The second Sat. of the month @10:30
    Who?   For all inspired builders!
    We supply the LEGOs.... You supply the imagination!
    What will you make?   The possibilities are endless.

     Drop in and join in the building!



 

   

Sunday April 15, 2018
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance

 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. 

  All dances taught, no partners necessary. Families welcome, recommended dance
  age 6 and up.
  Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes.

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

 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. 

  All dances taught, no partners necessary. Families welcome, recommended dance
  age 6 and up.
  Please wear clean, soft-soled shoes.

CONTACT:
  Bob Elliott
  774.644.1369
  bobolinkelliott@yahoo.com

Monday April 16, 2018
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CLOSED TO HONOR PATRIOTS DAY

    CLOSED TO HONOR PATRIOTS DAY

Saturday April 28, 2018
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7:30 PM
HAVEN STRING QUARTET - ARTS IN THE VILLAGE CONCERT

     The Haven String Quartet, hailed as "New Haven's resident string quartet",
     will present "Colors in Contrast", a concert that will explore the mood &
     nuance of Mozart's dark & evocative Quartet in D minor, K. 421, Ravel's
     ethereal Quartet in F Major, and seldom performed works by Soviet 
      composer Mieczyslaw Weinberg.

      Doors open at 7 pm.

CONTACT:  Shawn Kendrick  508-252-6375  shawnkendrick@comcast.net

     The Haven String Quartet, hailed as "New Haven's resident string quartet",
     will present "Colors in Contrast", a concert that will explore the mood &
     nuance of Mozart's dark & evocative Quartet in D minor, K. 421, Ravel's
     ethereal Quartet in F Major, and seldom performed works by Soviet 
      composer Mieczyslaw Weinberg.

      Doors open at 7 pm.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  shawnkendrick@comcast.net

Wednesday May 2, 2018
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7:00 PM
BLANDING BOOK CLUB

 

    This month's read  is Killers of the Flower Moon by David Gramm.
     
     A study of the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI.

     Copies should be available at the library.

     Join this fun & informal group.

 

 

    This month's read  is Killers of the Flower Moon by David Gramm.
     
     A study of the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI.

     Copies should be available at the library.

     Join this fun & informal group.

 

Friday May 11, 2018
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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$9/$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$9/$8 students.

CONTACT:
  Shawn Kendrick
  508.252.6375
  

Saturday May 12, 2018
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10:30 AM
LEGOS AT THE LIBRARY !

    Join in the fun with LEGOS !

    When?  The second Sat. of the month @10:30
    Who?   For all inspired builders!
    We supply the LEGOs.... You supply the imagination!
    What will you make?   The possibilities are endless.

     Drop in and join in the building!



 

   

    Join in the fun with LEGOS !

    When?  The second Sat. of the month @10:30
    Who?   For all inspired builders!
    We supply the LEGOs.... You supply the imagination!
    What will you make?   The possibilities are endless.

     Drop in and join in the building!



 

   

Sunday May 13, 2018
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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Sunday Night Jammers Community Dance