Funded by the Brockton Cultural Council part of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency;
and Brockton Public Library

Saturday June 15, 2019 - Saturday August 10, 2019
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Summer Reading Club - SPACE: A Universe of Stories!

Summer Reading Club  - SPACE : A Universe of Stories - June 15 to August 10

Children ages- Birth to Grade 6 may sign up on or after June 15 for the Summer Reading Program in the Children's Room at the Main Library or enroll at the West Branch Library on Monday, June 17 or the East Branch Library on Tuesday, June 18.

"SPACE: A Universe of Stories" is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

       

CONTACT: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

Summer Reading Club  - SPACE : A Universe of Stories - June 15 to August 10

Children ages- Birth to Grade 6 may sign up on or after June 15 for the Summer Reading Program in the Children's Room at the Main Library or enroll at the West Branch Library on Monday, June 17 or the East Branch Library on Tuesday, June 18.

"SPACE: A Universe of Stories" is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

       

CONTACT:
  Children's Room 
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

Monday July 1, 2019 - Saturday August 24, 2019
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Teen Summer Reading Club

Join the Teen Summer Reading Club for a chance to win prizes! Sign up in the Main Library on or after July 1 and track your reading until August 24. You can earn up to 7 raffle tickets per week just by reading, plus extra for writing book reviews or playing summer reading bingo! Raffle drawings will take place at a Summer Reading Celebration on Friday, August 30. 

Open to all teens in grades 7-12. 

See Kelly in Reference to sign up.

 

"SPACE: A Universe of Stories" is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

       

CONTACT: Kelly Gates
LOCATION: Main Library

Join the Teen Summer Reading Club for a chance to win prizes! Sign up in the Main Library on or after July 1 and track your reading until August 24. You can earn up to 7 raffle tickets per week just by reading, plus extra for writing book reviews or playing summer reading bingo! Raffle drawings will take place at a Summer Reading Celebration on Friday, August 30. 

Open to all teens in grades 7-12. 

See Kelly in Reference to sign up.

 

"SPACE: A Universe of Stories" is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

       

CONTACT:
  Kelly Gates
  
  

LOCATION: Main Library

Saturday July 20, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
COFFEE AND CODE

    Drop In! No Sign Ups Needed! Coffee and Snacks Provided!

Parents and children are welcome to join us in our monthly summer event here at the Main Library on the following Saturdays, June 22, July 20 and August 24 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon. Children will learn about STEM through fun problems with professional guidance. We will have breakout groups by grade level. Each group will work on building a program that is fun and engaging.

Parents are also broken off into a group where they are able to spend time with engineers, enjoying coffee, and talking through software engineering professions and the importance of teaching children now.

Join us every month for new presenters and innovative ideas!

KodeConnect, Inc. Partnered with Brockton Public Library.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x 301  ask@kodeconnect.org
LOCATION: Main Library

    Drop In! No Sign Ups Needed! Coffee and Snacks Provided!

Parents and children are welcome to join us in our monthly summer event here at the Main Library on the following Saturdays, June 22, July 20 and August 24 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon. Children will learn about STEM through fun problems with professional guidance. We will have breakout groups by grade level. Each group will work on building a program that is fun and engaging.

Parents are also broken off into a group where they are able to spend time with engineers, enjoying coffee, and talking through software engineering professions and the importance of teaching children now.

Join us every month for new presenters and innovative ideas!

KodeConnect, Inc. Partnered with Brockton Public Library.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room 
  508.580.7890 x 301
  ask@kodeconnect.org

LOCATION: Main Library

Monday July 22, 2019 - Friday August 23, 2019
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Community Back To School Back Pack Drive

CONTACT: Malice Veiga  508-580-7890 ext 205  mveiga@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

CONTACT:
  Malice Veiga
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  mveiga@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

Monday July 22, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Savvy Classes

Computer Savvy Classes

Intermediate Level

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SPREAD SHEETS & TYPING

MICROSOFT OFFICE

DESIGNING FLYERS

CTRL SHORCUTS

CREATING GRAPHS

COMPLETION OF THE BEGINNERS CLASS IS REQUIRED

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Computer Lab

Computer Savvy Classes

Intermediate Level

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SPREAD SHEETS & TYPING

MICROSOFT OFFICE

DESIGNING FLYERS

CTRL SHORCUTS

CREATING GRAPHS

COMPLETION OF THE BEGINNERS CLASS IS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Computer Savvy Classes

Computer Savvy Classes

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SURFING THE INTERNET & TYPING      

MICROSOFT OFFICE

LOCATING FILES

INSERTING GRAPHICS

DEFINE HARDWARE

ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Computer Lab

Computer Savvy Classes

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SURFING THE INTERNET & TYPING      

MICROSOFT OFFICE

LOCATING FILES

INSERTING GRAPHICS

DEFINE HARDWARE

ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
READING WITH MISS MIRIAME!

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

Tuesday July 23, 2019
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Drop-In Technology Help

Drop-In Technology Help

Tuesdays 2:00pm to 4:00pm

&

Thursdays 10:00am to 12noon

Sign-up Sheet at the Reference Desk

The library is now offering drop-in technology help. You can come in any time during the schedulsed times above. For a specific problem you have encountered when working with e-readers, apps, Microsoft Office, the web, the library databases or catalog. After you sign up. Feel free to bring your laptop, flash drive, or device.

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

Drop-In Technology Help

Tuesdays 2:00pm to 4:00pm

&

Thursdays 10:00am to 12noon

Sign-up Sheet at the Reference Desk

The library is now offering drop-in technology help. You can come in any time during the schedulsed times above. For a specific problem you have encountered when working with e-readers, apps, Microsoft Office, the web, the library databases or catalog. After you sign up. Feel free to bring your laptop, flash drive, or device.

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
READING WITH MISS MIRIAME!

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
KIDS COLORING CLUB

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Drop-in Crafting or Gaming

Get creative with your choice of art and craft supplies, or play one of our board or video games!

Open to all teens. A variety of craft supplies and games will be available.

CONTACT: Kelly Gates  (508)580-7890 x206  kgates@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

Get creative with your choice of art and craft supplies, or play one of our board or video games!

Open to all teens. A variety of craft supplies and games will be available.

CONTACT:
  Kelly Gates
  (508)580.7890 x206
  kgates@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
ESL Game Night

CONTACT: Malice Veiga  508-580-7890 ext 205  mveiga@cobma.us
LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

CONTACT:
  Malice Veiga
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  mveiga@cobma.us

LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

Wednesday July 24, 2019
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch Buddies

 Grades 3 and Up

Bring your bag lunch and join us for a fun book group at the Main Library every Wednesday from Noon to 1:00 p.m. as we discuss your favorite books!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

 Grades 3 and Up

Bring your bag lunch and join us for a fun book group at the Main Library every Wednesday from Noon to 1:00 p.m. as we discuss your favorite books!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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1:30 PM
Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies

  Show begins at 1:30 p.m.!

Rated PG - 91 Minutes

Children  under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Beat the heat by joining us on Wednesday, July 24 at the Main Library for a fun family movie.

NO SIGNS UPS NEEDED! YOU MAY BRING YOUR OWN LIGHT REFRESHMENT AND ENJOY THE SHOW IN OUR AIR CONDITIONED AUDITORIUM!

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Lingos Auditorium Main Library

  Show begins at 1:30 p.m.!

Rated PG - 91 Minutes

Children  under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Beat the heat by joining us on Wednesday, July 24 at the Main Library for a fun family movie.

NO SIGNS UPS NEEDED! YOU MAY BRING YOUR OWN LIGHT REFRESHMENT AND ENJOY THE SHOW IN OUR AIR CONDITIONED AUDITORIUM!

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Lingos Auditorium Main Library

 
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2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
West Branch Walk-In Crafts

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT: West Branch   508-580-7894
LOCATION: West Branch Library

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  West Branch 
  508.580.7894
  

LOCATION: West Branch Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Time to Talk

English Talk Time is a free

conversation group for adults

PRACTIVE YOUR ENGLISH!

Sessions begin June 12 through September 11

Every Wednesday for four months

CONTACT: Malice Veiga  508-580-7890  mveiga@cobma.us
LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

English Talk Time is a free

conversation group for adults

PRACTIVE YOUR ENGLISH!

Sessions begin June 12 through September 11

Every Wednesday for four months

CONTACT:
  Malice Veiga
  508.580.7890
  mveiga@cobma.us

LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

Thursday July 25, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Summer Walk-In Craft

Join us for some summer time fun as we make crafts every Thursday at the Main Library from 10:00 a.m. to Noon!

No Signups! Drop In!

CONTACT: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

Join us for some summer time fun as we make crafts every Thursday at the Main Library from 10:00 a.m. to Noon!

No Signups! Drop In!

CONTACT:
  Children's Room 
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
READING WITH MISS MIRIAME!

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SUMMER LEGO CLUB

 GRADES K- 6

         Drop-Ins Welcome!        No Sign Ups Needed!     

Join us for a fun afternoon of LEGO Building Blocks at the Main Library on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All materials provided.

June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22

       Please no children under the age of 5 years old.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

 GRADES K- 6

         Drop-Ins Welcome!        No Sign Ups Needed!     

Join us for a fun afternoon of LEGO Building Blocks at the Main Library on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All materials provided.

June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22

       Please no children under the age of 5 years old.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
KIDS COLORING CLUB

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Teen Drop-in Game Time

Challenge your friends to a game in the Teen Zone! Choose from a variety of

board games or take a turn on the Xbox.

CONTACT: Kelly Gates  (508)580-7890 x206  kgates@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

Challenge your friends to a game in the Teen Zone! Choose from a variety of

board games or take a turn on the Xbox.

CONTACT:
  Kelly Gates
  (508)580.7890 x206
  kgates@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East Branch Walk-In Crafts

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT: East Branch  508-580-7892
LOCATION: East Branch Library

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  East Branch
  508.580.7892
  

LOCATION: East Branch Library

Friday July 26, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Red Bag Club Playgroup

   

SUMMER RED BAG CLUB PLAYGROUP

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Please contact, brocktoncfce@bpsma.org or call 508/580-7491

Come learn, read, and create through stories and crafts for families & children (ages Birth to 6 years old) to enjoy together! Every Friday for 8 weeks at the Main Library on the following dates: July 12,19,26, August 2,9,16, & 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

This program is supported through funding from the MA Department of Early Education and Care, Raising a Reader MA, Brockton Public Library and the Brockton Public Schools.

    

CONTACT: CFCE  508-580-7491  brocktoncfce@bpsma.org
LOCATION: Main Library

   

SUMMER RED BAG CLUB PLAYGROUP

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Please contact, brocktoncfce@bpsma.org or call 508/580-7491

Come learn, read, and create through stories and crafts for families & children (ages Birth to 6 years old) to enjoy together! Every Friday for 8 weeks at the Main Library on the following dates: July 12,19,26, August 2,9,16, & 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

This program is supported through funding from the MA Department of Early Education and Care, Raising a Reader MA, Brockton Public Library and the Brockton Public Schools.

    

CONTACT:
  CFCE
  508.580.7491
  brocktoncfce@bpsma.org

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Farmer's Market - The Bubble Guy

Brockton Public Library

at the Farmer's Market 

City Hall Plaza

Come join us at the Farmer's Market as the library sponsors free family entertainment every Friday starting July 12 to August 30 from 11:00 a.m. to Noon!

 July 26 & August 23                                                                             

The Bubble Guy

 

 

Brockton Public Library

at the Farmer's Market 

City Hall Plaza

Come join us at the Farmer's Market as the library sponsors free family entertainment every Friday starting July 12 to August 30 from 11:00 a.m. to Noon!

 July 26 & August 23                                                                             

The Bubble Guy

 

 

Saturday July 27, 2019
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Moon Landing Anniversary

 

Fifty years ago Neil Armstrong made history by being the first human on the moon.  Join NASA Solar System Ambassador, Pat Monteith, to celebrate the anniversary of the lunar landing with photos, videos and different hands-on activities.  Light refreshments will be served.  Event is for ages 9 and up.

CONTACT: Paula Jones  508-580-7890 x203  pjones@cobma.us

 

Fifty years ago Neil Armstrong made history by being the first human on the moon.  Join NASA Solar System Ambassador, Pat Monteith, to celebrate the anniversary of the lunar landing with photos, videos and different hands-on activities.  Light refreshments will be served.  Event is for ages 9 and up.

CONTACT:
  Paula Jones
  508.580.7890 x203
  pjones@cobma.us

Monday July 29, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Savvy Classes

Computer Savvy Classes

Intermediate Level

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SPREAD SHEETS & TYPING

MICROSOFT OFFICE

DESIGNING FLYERS

CTRL SHORCUTS

CREATING GRAPHS

COMPLETION OF THE BEGINNERS CLASS IS REQUIRED

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Computer Lab

Computer Savvy Classes

Intermediate Level

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SPREAD SHEETS & TYPING

MICROSOFT OFFICE

DESIGNING FLYERS

CTRL SHORCUTS

CREATING GRAPHS

COMPLETION OF THE BEGINNERS CLASS IS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Computer Savvy Classes

Computer Savvy Classes

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SURFING THE INTERNET & TYPING      

MICROSOFT OFFICE

LOCATING FILES

INSERTING GRAPHICS

DEFINE HARDWARE

ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Computer Lab

Computer Savvy Classes

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SURFING THE INTERNET & TYPING      

MICROSOFT OFFICE

LOCATING FILES

INSERTING GRAPHICS

DEFINE HARDWARE

ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
READING WITH MISS MIRIAME!

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

Tuesday July 30, 2019
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Drop-In Technology Help

Drop-In Technology Help

Tuesdays 2:00pm to 4:00pm

&

Thursdays 10:00am to 12noon

Sign-up Sheet at the Reference Desk

The library is now offering drop-in technology help. You can come in any time during the schedulsed times above. For a specific problem you have encountered when working with e-readers, apps, Microsoft Office, the web, the library databases or catalog. After you sign up. Feel free to bring your laptop, flash drive, or device.

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

Drop-In Technology Help

Tuesdays 2:00pm to 4:00pm

&

Thursdays 10:00am to 12noon

Sign-up Sheet at the Reference Desk

The library is now offering drop-in technology help. You can come in any time during the schedulsed times above. For a specific problem you have encountered when working with e-readers, apps, Microsoft Office, the web, the library databases or catalog. After you sign up. Feel free to bring your laptop, flash drive, or device.

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
READING WITH MISS MIRIAME!

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
KIDS COLORING CLUB

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Drop-in Crafting or Gaming

Get creative with your choice of art and craft supplies, or play one of our board or video games!

Open to all teens. A variety of craft supplies and games will be available.

CONTACT: Kelly Gates  (508)580-7890 x206  kgates@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

Get creative with your choice of art and craft supplies, or play one of our board or video games!

Open to all teens. A variety of craft supplies and games will be available.

CONTACT:
  Kelly Gates
  (508)580.7890 x206
  kgates@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Brockton Public Library Chess Club

Brockton Public Library

Chess Club

 

Love playing chess?  Enjoy playing for fun?  Come and join a community of chess players in the teen area on the top floor.  All ages.  Beginners welcome!

 

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Main Library

Brockton Public Library

Chess Club

 

Love playing chess?  Enjoy playing for fun?  Come and join a community of chess players in the teen area on the top floor.  All ages.  Beginners welcome!

 

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
ESL Game Night

CONTACT: Malice Veiga  508-580-7890 ext 205  mveiga@cobma.us
LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

CONTACT:
  Malice Veiga
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  mveiga@cobma.us

LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

Wednesday July 31, 2019
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch Buddies

 Grades 3 and Up

Bring your bag lunch and join us for a fun book group at the Main Library every Wednesday from Noon to 1:00 p.m. as we discuss your favorite books!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

 Grades 3 and Up

Bring your bag lunch and join us for a fun book group at the Main Library every Wednesday from Noon to 1:00 p.m. as we discuss your favorite books!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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1:30 PM
Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies

  Show begins at 1:30 p.m.!

Rated PG - 112 Minutes

Children  under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Beat the heat by joining us on Wednesday, July 31 at the Main Library for a fun family movie.

NO SIGNS UPS NEEDED! YOU MAY BRING YOUR OWN LIGHT REFRESHMENT AND ENJOY THE SHOW IN OUR AIR CONDITIONED AUDITORIUM!

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Lingos Auditorium Main Library

  Show begins at 1:30 p.m.!

Rated PG - 112 Minutes

Children  under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Beat the heat by joining us on Wednesday, July 31 at the Main Library for a fun family movie.

NO SIGNS UPS NEEDED! YOU MAY BRING YOUR OWN LIGHT REFRESHMENT AND ENJOY THE SHOW IN OUR AIR CONDITIONED AUDITORIUM!

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Lingos Auditorium Main Library

 
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2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
West Branch Walk-In Crafts

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT: West Branch   508-580-7894
LOCATION: West Branch Library

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the West Branch to work on a craft project anytime between 2 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  West Branch 
  508.580.7894
  

LOCATION: West Branch Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Time to Talk

English Talk Time is a free

conversation group for adults

PRACTIVE YOUR ENGLISH!

Sessions begin June 12 through September 11

Every Wednesday for four months

CONTACT: Malice Veiga  508-580-7890  mveiga@cobma.us
LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

English Talk Time is a free

conversation group for adults

PRACTIVE YOUR ENGLISH!

Sessions begin June 12 through September 11

Every Wednesday for four months

CONTACT:
  Malice Veiga
  508.580.7890
  mveiga@cobma.us

LOCATION: Large Conference Room - Main

Thursday August 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Fun With Music!

  All Ages!

Join us at the Main Library on Thursday, August 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. for a fun 45 minute family sing-along with Marian Cunha and Yvangi Jacques!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call 508/580-7890 x 301.

Marian Cunha is a Junior at Brockton High School and has an extensive musical background. Marian belongs to four after school ensembles and also plays the saxaphone. Marian is a member of the BHS Drama Club, BHS Chorus, and has performed in school musicals.

Yvangi Jacques is an 8th grader at Avon Middle School, who is in his 2nd year at the Berklee City Music Preparatory Academy studying piano, Yvangi is also a member of the Drama Club, accompanies his church's children and adult choirs as well as the AMHS Chorus.

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  All Ages!

Join us at the Main Library on Thursday, August 1 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. for a fun 45 minute family sing-along with Marian Cunha and Yvangi Jacques!

Please sign up in the Children's Room or call 508/580-7890 x 301.

Marian Cunha is a Junior at Brockton High School and has an extensive musical background. Marian belongs to four after school ensembles and also plays the saxaphone. Marian is a member of the BHS Drama Club, BHS Chorus, and has performed in school musicals.

Yvangi Jacques is an 8th grader at Avon Middle School, who is in his 2nd year at the Berklee City Music Preparatory Academy studying piano, Yvangi is also a member of the Drama Club, accompanies his church's children and adult choirs as well as the AMHS Chorus.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Summer Walk-In Craft

Join us for some summer time fun as we make crafts every Thursday at the Main Library from 10:00 a.m. to Noon!

No Signups! Drop In!

CONTACT: Children's Room   508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

Join us for some summer time fun as we make crafts every Thursday at the Main Library from 10:00 a.m. to Noon!

No Signups! Drop In!

CONTACT:
  Children's Room 
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
READING WITH MISS MIRIAME!

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

  GRADES 1 TO 6

Join Miss Miriame for a fun and educational one-on-one reading program at the Main Library. Please register for a 60 minute appointment on one of the following days & times: Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays  -   Noon to 1:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Space is limited!

Please register in the Children's Room or call 508-580-7890 x301.

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SUMMER LEGO CLUB

 GRADES K- 6

         Drop-Ins Welcome!        No Sign Ups Needed!     

Join us for a fun afternoon of LEGO Building Blocks at the Main Library on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All materials provided.

June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22

       Please no children under the age of 5 years old.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

 GRADES K- 6

         Drop-Ins Welcome!        No Sign Ups Needed!     

Join us for a fun afternoon of LEGO Building Blocks at the Main Library on Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All materials provided.

June 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 & 22

       Please no children under the age of 5 years old.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
KIDS COLORING CLUB

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  508-580-7890 x 301
LOCATION: Main Library

?    ALL AGES!

Drop in for a fun family coloring club to be held at the Main Library every Tuesday & Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Children's Room!

This program is sponsored by the Brockton Public Library & Massasoit Community College.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  508.580.7890 x 301
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
East Branch Walk-In Crafts

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT: East Branch  508-580-7892
LOCATION: East Branch Library

Children ages 4 and up, may visit the East Branch to work on a weekly craft project anytime between 3 p.m.-7 p.m.

CONTACT:
  East Branch
  508.580.7892
  

LOCATION: East Branch Library

Friday August 2, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Summer Red Bag Club Playgroup

   

SUMMER RED BAG CLUB PLAYGROUP

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Please contact, brocktoncfce@bpsma.org or call 508/580-7491

Come learn, read, and create through stories and crafts for families & children (ages Birth to 6 years old) to enjoy together! Every Friday for 8 weeks at the Main Library on the following dates: July 12,19,26, August 2,9,16, & 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

This program is supported through funding from the MA Department of Early Education and Care, Raising a Reader MA, Brockton Public Library and the Brockton Public Schools.

    

CONTACT: CFCE  508-580-7491  brocktoncfce@bpsma.org
LOCATION: Main Library

   

SUMMER RED BAG CLUB PLAYGROUP

SPACE IS LIMITED! REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Please contact, brocktoncfce@bpsma.org or call 508/580-7491

Come learn, read, and create through stories and crafts for families & children (ages Birth to 6 years old) to enjoy together! Every Friday for 8 weeks at the Main Library on the following dates: July 12,19,26, August 2,9,16, & 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

This program is supported through funding from the MA Department of Early Education and Care, Raising a Reader MA, Brockton Public Library and the Brockton Public Schools.

    

CONTACT:
  CFCE
  508.580.7491
  brocktoncfce@bpsma.org

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Farmer's Market - Music Together with Gwyn

Brockton Public Library

  at the Farmer's Market 

       City Hall Plaza

Come join us at the Farmer's Market as the library sponsors free family entertainment every Friday starting July 12 to August 30 from 11:00 a.m. to Noon!

                  August 2

   Music Together with Gwyn!

 

Brockton Public Library

  at the Farmer's Market 

       City Hall Plaza

Come join us at the Farmer's Market as the library sponsors free family entertainment every Friday starting July 12 to August 30 from 11:00 a.m. to Noon!

                  August 2

   Music Together with Gwyn!

 

Saturday August 3, 2019
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Pop Up Shop

 

Shop, Sip & Strut

Like it. Love it. Bag it.

Shop without the price tag. Supplement school shopping, formal wear, or dress-for-success work clothes

Enjoy: Food, Hand Crafted Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Music, Spoken Word, Craft/ Activities, Fashion Show

Bring a dish to share, a family recipe to spare, everyone eats while we cheer what you wear! 

Courtesy of:

                                                     

CONTACT: Mira Nunes  508-580-1980 ext 113
LOCATION: Main Library

 

Shop, Sip & Strut

Like it. Love it. Bag it.

Shop without the price tag. Supplement school shopping, formal wear, or dress-for-success work clothes

Enjoy: Food, Hand Crafted Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Music, Spoken Word, Craft/ Activities, Fashion Show

Bring a dish to share, a family recipe to spare, everyone eats while we cheer what you wear! 

Courtesy of:

                                                     

CONTACT:
  Mira Nunes
  508.580.1980 ext 113
  

LOCATION: Main Library

 
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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands

Marguerite Krupp of the Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands will give a presentation on what the organization does and what the islands of Boston Harbor have to offer. Light refreshments will be served.

CONTACT: Thomas Ahearn  tahearn@cobma.us
LOCATION: Art Room

Marguerite Krupp of the Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands will give a presentation on what the organization does and what the islands of Boston Harbor have to offer. Light refreshments will be served.

CONTACT:
  Thomas Ahearn
  
  tahearn@cobma.us

LOCATION: Art Room

Monday August 5, 2019

Get talking with Mango

Mango Languages is an online language learning resource.

Want to learn English? Mango is also available for ESOL students

Sign up with your email address and track your progress

CONTACT: Malice S Veiga  508-580-7890 ext 205  mveiga@cobma.us

Get talking with Mango

Mango Languages is an online language learning resource.

Want to learn English? Mango is also available for ESOL students

Sign up with your email address and track your progress

CONTACT:
  Malice S Veiga
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  mveiga@cobma.us

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Savvy Classes

Computer Savvy Classes

Intermediate Level

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SPREAD SHEETS & TYPING

MICROSOFT OFFICE

DESIGNING FLYERS

CTRL SHORCUTS

CREATING GRAPHS

COMPLETION OF THE BEGINNERS CLASS IS REQUIRED

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Computer Lab

Computer Savvy Classes

Intermediate Level

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SPREAD SHEETS & TYPING

MICROSOFT OFFICE

DESIGNING FLYERS

CTRL SHORCUTS

CREATING GRAPHS

COMPLETION OF THE BEGINNERS CLASS IS REQUIRED

CONTACT:
  Jonathan Stroud
  508.580.7890 ext 205
  jstroud@cobma.us

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Computer Savvy Classes

Computer Savvy Classes

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS:

INCLUDING EMAIL

SURFING THE INTERNET & TYPING      

MICROSOFT OFFICE

LOCATING FILES

INSERTING GRAPHICS

DEFINE HARDWARE

ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT: Jonathan Stroud  508-580-7890 ext 205  jstroud@cobma.us
LOCATION: Computer Lab

Computer Savvy Classes

LEARN THE ESSENTIALS: