Learn to trace your family history and find details of your house's past with Seema Kenny, a professional genealogist. Attend one or all of the workshops:
February 23: DNA Results as a Research Option – Learn how to work with and understand DNA results as a research tool.
Join John McCarthy from the United States Citizens Immigration Services (USCIS) as he provides an overview of the U.S. Immigration’s organizational structure and the path to citizenship.
The USCIS secures America’s promise as a nation of immigrants by providing accurate and useful information to their customers, granting immigration and citizenship benefits, promoting an awareness and understanding of citizenship, and ensuring the integrity of our immigration system.
Registration is required. Please contact the Blackstone Public Library at 508-883-1931 for more information.
Immigration 101 is brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
Have you ever wondered what it's like to be in charge of a lighthouse? Meet Sally Snowman, keeper of the Historic Boston Light, the last manned Coast Guard lighthouse in the country.
Appropriate for teens and adults.
A Tribute to the King of Rock and Roll starring Robert Black.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Blackstone Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency and also by a generous donation from the Library’s Gift Account.
The instant pot craze is here! Join chef Liz Barbour for a cooking class that will help take the mystery out of this amazing, time-saving kitchen tool. Liz will demonstrate two recipes that you can recreate at home. Following her demonstration Liz will offer tasty samples for everyone to enjoy.
Registration required as space is limited.
This program is funded by the Gift Account through funds raised from the 2017 Cookie Walk.
Join us for this hands-on pastel workshop. Gregory Maichack, award-winning pastelist, twice nominated for the MCC Gold Star Award, presents his newest pastel workshop where participants (beginners to advanced) will create their own pastel painting. Mr. Maichack will demo at his easel and all professional-grade materials will be provided Participants can write anything inside the head & shoulder image. Your imagination is limitless.
Registration is required as space is limited. Appropriate for adults. Please contact the Blackstone Public Library at 508-883-1931 for more information. Registration for Blackstone residents begins on 2/5/18; All others on 2/12/18.
“Healing Through Art” is brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
Jack Purcell has had his work published in over a hundred Marvel and DC comics. Join him as he introduces participants to the basics of drawing and page design.
Tuesday, April 10th from 6-7:30 p.m.
This program is appropriate
for patrons in 6th through 12th grades.
Register in person or by calling the library at 508-883-1931.
Come dressed as a character for a costume contest.
Learn about the history of Star Wars, and explore the traveling Star Wars museum.
Bring your Star Wars treasures to share.
Join a trivia contest.
Watch Star Wars Pop Culture Videos & more!
This program is for Young Adults in grades 6th-12th.