Friday February 23, 2018
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Finding Your Roots- DNA Results as a Research Option

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.

 

CONTACT:  Lisa Cheever  508-883-1931 x101  lcheever@cwmars.org
There are 17 spaces available.

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.

 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Cheever
  508.883.1931 x101
  lcheever@cwmars.org

There are 17 spaces available.

Monday March 5, 2018
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Immigration 101

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.

CONTACT:  Lisa Cheever  508-883-1931  lcheever@cwmars.org
There are 39 spaces available.

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.

CONTACT:
  Lisa Cheever
  508.883.1931
  lcheever@cwmars.org

There are 39 spaces available.

Thursday March 8, 2018
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Lighthouse Keeper Presentation

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.

 

 

 

CONTACT:  Tressy Collier  508-883-1931  tcollier@cwmars.org
There are 5 spaces available.

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.

 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Tressy Collier
  508.883.1931
  tcollier@cwmars.org

There are 5 spaces available.

Thursday March 15, 2018
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Elvis is in the Building

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.

?Registration requested.

 

CONTACT:  Lisa Cheever  508-883-1931 x101  lcheever@cwmars.org
There are 20 spaces available.

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.

?Registration requested.

 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Cheever
  508.883.1931 x101
  lcheever@cwmars.org

There are 20 spaces available.

Monday March 26, 2018
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Instant Pot Demonstration

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.

CONTACT:  Lisa Cheever  508-883-1931 x101  lcheever@cwmars.org
There are 28 spaces available.

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.

CONTACT:
  Lisa Cheever
  508.883.1931 x101
  lcheever@cwmars.org

There are 28 spaces available.

Tuesday March 27, 2018
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Healing Through Art

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.

 

CONTACT:  Lisa Cheever  508-883-1931  lcheever@cwmars.org

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.

 

CONTACT:
  Lisa Cheever
  508.883.1931
  lcheever@cwmars.org

Tuesday April 10, 2018
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Comic Book Creation

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.

CONTACT:  Karen DelVecchio  508-883-1931 ext 104  kdelvecchio@cwmars.org

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.

CONTACT:
  Karen DelVecchio
  508.883.1931 ext 104
  kdelvecchio@cwmars.org

Saturday April 14, 2018
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Star Wars Symposium

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.

CONTACT:  Karen DelVecchio  508-883-1931 ext 104  kdelvecchio@cwmars.org

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.

CONTACT:
  Karen DelVecchio
  508.883.1931 ext 104
  kdelvecchio@cwmars.org

Monday May 21, 2018
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Blackstone Economic Development Committee

This event is open to the public.  Please contact Tony Catalano at 508-981-2931 or topcatt2121@msn.com for more information.

CONTACT:  Tony Catalano  508-981-2931  topcatt2121@msn.com

This event is open to the public.  Please contact Tony Catalano at 508-981-2931 or topcatt2121@msn.com for more information.

CONTACT:
  Tony Catalano
  508.981.2931
  topcatt2121@msn.com


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