Fitchburg, Massachusetts


Non Library Event

Library Event

  

Thursday April 25, 2019
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT: YL Librarians  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT:
  YL Librarians
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Children's Library

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Children's Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Beginner Bookworms

Join us for a fun afternoon storytime.  Listen to a book and participate in crafts and activities related to the story.  This program is offered by Eva Kelly from the Fitchburg Public Schools.  This program is appropriate for children ages 5 to 12. 

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for a fun afternoon storytime.  Listen to a book and participate in crafts and activities related to the story.  This program is offered by Eva Kelly from the Fitchburg Public Schools.  This program is appropriate for children ages 5 to 12. 

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly.
CONTACT: Judy Pierce  978-345-6475
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Judy Pierce
  978.345.6475
  

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Historical Commission
CONTACT: Sharon Bernard
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Sharon Bernard
  
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday April 26, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Play at the Garden

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT: Cindy Lapinskas  clapinskas@mocinc.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Lapinskas
  
  clapinskas@mocinc.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Set-Up for HomeSchool Learning Lab

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Homeschool Learning Lab

Learn about the Library! Reference tools and the Dewey Decimal System

  • Reference Tools Vocabulary Challenge – where do we find the answers? 
  • Dewey Decimal System Category Challenge
  • Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library

 

 

CONTACT: Kimberly St. Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room
There are 7 spaces available.

Learn about the Library! Reference tools and the Dewey Decimal System

  • Reference Tools Vocabulary Challenge – where do we find the answers? 
  • Dewey Decimal System Category Challenge
  • Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library

 

 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly St. Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Jazzin' the Blues with Paul Speidel

Please join us to celebrate Jazz History Month with a free concert! Paul Speidel will bring us on a lively excursion through the history of American Jazz & Blues music with commentary and performance.

Paul SpeidelPaul Speidel has performed at major clubs and festivals in the Greater Boston area, such as Scullers, Ryles, Johnny D's, Acton Jazz Cafe, and many others. He recently had the privilege of performing live on WBUR’s “Radio Boston” program to nearly 400,000 listeners, and have appeared on countless other area radio shows over the years, including WBZ with Jordan Rich (“So great having you on the show. You’re terrific!”). With ten CDs to his credit, Speidel has been critically received nationally, including a 3½ star review in Downbeat in 2011. Artists performed with include Patti Page, Howard Alden, Jay Geils, Duke Robillard, James Montgomery and Shirley Lewis, to name just a few…

Please enter by the Newton Place entrance as the rest of the Library will be closed.  

CONTACT: Library Staff  978-829-1780
LOCATION: Garden Room

Please join us to celebrate Jazz History Month with a free concert! Paul Speidel will bring us on a lively excursion through the history of American Jazz & Blues music with commentary and performance.

Paul SpeidelPaul Speidel has performed at major clubs and festivals in the Greater Boston area, such as Scullers, Ryles, Johnny D's, Acton Jazz Cafe, and many others. He recently had the privilege of performing live on WBUR’s “Radio Boston” program to nearly 400,000 listeners, and have appeared on countless other area radio shows over the years, including WBZ with Jordan Rich (“So great having you on the show. You’re terrific!”). With ten CDs to his credit, Speidel has been critically received nationally, including a 3½ star review in Downbeat in 2011. Artists performed with include Patti Page, Howard Alden, Jay Geils, Duke Robillard, James Montgomery and Shirley Lewis, to name just a few…

Please enter by the Newton Place entrance as the rest of the Library will be closed.  

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  978.829.1780
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

Monday April 29, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. Flowers are the subject of stories today. Did April showers bring May flowers? Hope so!

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. Flowers are the subject of stories today. Did April showers bring May flowers? Hope so!

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Maker Mondays

A Maker Space for chidlren ages 6 to 12.  Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

You can work on an art project or learn about circuits with our Little Bits.  Construct structures with our Strawbees or make a bracelet for you and a friend. 

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

A Maker Space for chidlren ages 6 to 12.  Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

You can work on an art project or learn about circuits with our Little Bits.  Construct structures with our Strawbees or make a bracelet for you and a friend. 

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Pokemon Game Night

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Tuesday April 30, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Assistance

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Representative Stephan Hay's Office Hours

Representative Stephan Hay will hold open office hours every other Tuesday afternoon at the Fitchburg Public Library. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Representative Stephan Hay will hold open office hours every other Tuesday afternoon at the Fitchburg Public Library. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. Flowers are the subject of stories today. Did April showers bring May flowers? Hope so!

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. Flowers are the subject of stories today. Did April showers bring May flowers? Hope so!

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Set Up
CONTACT: Center for Living & Working
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Center for Living & Working
  
  

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Spinal Cord Injury Support Group
CONTACT: Center for Living & Working
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Center for Living & Working
  
  

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Tai Chi Classes Intermediate
LOCATION: Garden Room
 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Afternoon Crafts

 

 

 

 

For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT: Ms. June  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

 

 

 

For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT:
  Ms. June
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Script-Reading for Book Lovers
CONTACT: Sally Cragin
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Sally Cragin
  
  

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

Wednesday May 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Board Game Night

Come play board games (generously provided by That's Entertainment!)  with your friends at the library! (Event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291789  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: teen area

Come play board games (generously provided by That's Entertainment!)  with your friends at the library! (Event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291789
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: teen area

Thursday May 2, 2019
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT: YL Librarians  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT:
  YL Librarians
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Children's Library

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Children's Library

 
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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly.
CONTACT: Judy Pierce  978-345-6475
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Judy Pierce
  978.345.6475
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday May 3, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Play at the Garden

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT: Cindy Lapinskas  clapinskas@mocinc.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Lapinskas
  
  clapinskas@mocinc.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Set-Up for HomeSchool Learning Lab

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Homeschool Learning Lab

Decorate cupcakes! 

 

 

CONTACT: Kimberly St. Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room
There is 1 space available.

Decorate cupcakes! 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly St. Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

There is 1 space available.

Saturday May 4, 2019
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12:30 AM - 1:30 AM
PCA New Hire Orientation
CONTACT: Javier Fernandez  617-284-1144  javier.fernandez@1199funds.org
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Javier Fernandez
  617.284.1144
  javier.fernandez@1199funds.org

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friends Book Sale

Friends Book Sale has reopened! Come by on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month to see what's new.

Friends Book Sale has reopened! Come by on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month to see what's new.

 
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10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Star Wars Screenings
CONTACT: Library Staff
LOCATION: Auditorium
CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  
  

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Read to a Therapy Pet

Read with TheraPAWS Therapy Pets in the garden room on the first Saturday of the month.  Children who read aloud improve comprehension and reading skills.  Stop by and meet Mr. Wuffles, Indie, and Livy.  

Today's Special Guest: Dharma Doxie and her owner, Chell Sommese, author of The Adventure of Dharma Doxie! 

CONTACT: Sally Cragin
LOCATION: Garden Room

Read with TheraPAWS Therapy Pets in the garden room on the first Saturday of the month.  Children who read aloud improve comprehension and reading skills.  Stop by and meet Mr. Wuffles, Indie, and Livy.  

Today's Special Guest: Dharma Doxie and her owner, Chell Sommese, author of The Adventure of Dharma Doxie! 

CONTACT:
  Sally Cragin
  
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chess Workshop for Youth and Families

Learn chess, or improve your skills with chess expert, George Mirijanian. 

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org

Learn chess, or improve your skills with chess expert, George Mirijanian. 

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

 
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Star Wars Day
CONTACT: Library Staff
LOCATION: Garden Room
CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:45 PM - 7:00 PM
Star Wars Day Teen Celebration

Come celebrate Star Wars with us! We'll have food, games, movies, and more! (Only open to individuals who are 12-18)

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291780  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Come celebrate Star Wars with us! We'll have food, games, movies, and more! (Only open to individuals who are 12-18)

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291780
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Monday May 6, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Pokemon Game Night

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Tuesday May 7, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Assistance

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
In use
CONTACT: Sharon Bernard
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Sharon Bernard
  
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Tai Chi Classes Intermediate
LOCATION: Garden Room
 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Afternoon Crafts

 

Today we're making a pressed flower bookmark for Mother's Day.

 

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For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT: Ms. June  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

Today we're making a pressed flower bookmark for Mother's Day.

 

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For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT:
  Ms. June
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Literacy Volunteers Board Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday May 8, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Book Club

Join us for the Fitchburg Public Library Book Club. The selection for this month is, "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles. We meet in the afternoon and in the evening. 

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1780  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

Join us for the Fitchburg Public Library Book Club. The selection for this month is, "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles. We meet in the afternoon and in the evening. 

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1780
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Disability Commission
CONTACT: Jeffrey Wolfgang  978-869-0402
LOCATION: Garden Room
CONTACT:
  Jeffrey Wolfgang
  978.869.0402
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Anime Night

Teen Event: Come watch Anime and eat ramen noodles with your friends at the library! (Event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291789  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: teen area

Teen Event: Come watch Anime and eat ramen noodles with your friends at the library! (Event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291789
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: teen area

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Book Club

Join us for the Fitchburg Public Library Book Club. The selection for this month is, "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles. We meet in the afternoon and in the evening. 

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1780  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for the Fitchburg Public Library Book Club. The selection for this month is, "A Gentleman in Moscow" by Amor Towles. We meet in the afternoon and in the evening. 

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1780
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees Meeting
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
Thursday May 9, 2019
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9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
STAFF MEETING

Library will open at 11:30.

CONTACT: Sharon Bernard  9788291780  sbernard@fitchburgma.gov
LOCATION: Garden Room

Library will open at 11:30.

CONTACT:
  Sharon Bernard
  9788291780
  sbernard@fitchburgma.gov

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT: YL Librarians  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT:
  YL Librarians
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Children's Library

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Children's Library

 
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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
T.O.P.S. Take Off Pounds Sensibly.
CONTACT: Judy Pierce  978-345-6475
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Judy Pierce
  978.345.6475
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Friday May 10, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Play at the Garden

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT: Cindy Lapinskas  clapinskas@mocinc.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Lapinskas
  
  clapinskas@mocinc.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Set-Up for HomeSchool Learning Lab

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Homeschool Learning Lab

Decorate Cupcakes! 

 

 

CONTACT: Kimberly St. Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room
There is 1 space available.

Decorate Cupcakes! 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly St. Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

There is 1 space available.

Monday May 13, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Pokemon Game Night

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Tuesday May 14, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Assistance

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Representative Stephan Hay's Office Hours

Representative Stephan Hay will hold open office hours every other Tuesday afternoon at the Fitchburg Public Library. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Representative Stephan Hay will hold open office hours every other Tuesday afternoon at the Fitchburg Public Library. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Tai Chi Classes Intermediate
LOCATION: Garden Room
 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
In Use
CONTACT: Kimberly St Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Kimberly St Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Afternoon Crafts

 

Let's make a spring robin! 

(We're using paint today.)

 

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For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT: Ms. June  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

Let's make a spring robin! 

(We're using paint today.)

 

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For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT:
  Ms. June
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Human Rights Commission Meeting
CONTACT: Barbara Nealon   978-895-0606
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room
CONTACT:
  Barbara Nealon 
  978.895.0606
  

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
NOWOCO Pride Committee Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday May 15, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Trading Card Game Night

Teen Event: Come play trading card games with your friends in the Library! If you don't have your own deck you will be provided with a free Magic the Gathering deck provided by: That's Entertainment! (This  event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291789  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: teen area

Teen Event: Come play trading card games with your friends in the Library! If you don't have your own deck you will be provided with a free Magic the Gathering deck provided by: That's Entertainment! (This  event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291789
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: teen area

 
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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Friends of the Library Meeting

All are welcome

CONTACT: Mary Willoughby  978-345-1214
LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

All are welcome

CONTACT:
  Mary Willoughby
  978.345.1214
  

LOCATION: Ethnic Heritage Room

 
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6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Event Setup
CONTACT: Library Staff
LOCATION: Garden Room
CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
LiteracyVolunteers Board
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
The Garden Tourist

Do you enjoy beautiful gardens?  In this armchair tour of some the best public gardens and hidden The Garden Tourist
gems of the Northeast you will learn about each garden’s history, horticultural highlights and special
events that will inspire you to plan your own visit!  The lecture is followed by a book signing by Jana
Milbocker, author of The Garden Tourist.  This event is part of Freedom's Way National Heritage Area's 5th Hidden Treasures Month.

Jana MilbockerJana Milbocker is an avid gardener, plant collector, garden designer and writer. She lectures on a variety of gardening topics and has presented at the Boston and Connecticut Flower Shows, Massachusetts Horticultural Society, and at many garden clubs and organizations. Jana is a garden designer and owner of Enchanted Gardens, a landscape design and installation firm.
She is a past president of the Holliston Garden Club and active in the Garden Club Federation and the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.

CONTACT: Library Staff  978-829-1780  kenneya@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Do you enjoy beautiful gardens?  In this armchair tour of some the best public gardens and hidden The Garden Tourist
gems of the Northeast you will learn about each garden’s history, horticultural highlights and special
events that will inspire you to plan your own visit!  The lecture is followed by a book signing by Jana
Milbocker, author of The Garden Tourist.  This event is part of Freedom's Way National Heritage Area's 5th Hidden Treasures Month.

Jana MilbockerJana Milbocker is an avid gardener, plant collector, garden designer and writer. She lectures on a variety of gardening topics and has presented at the Boston and Connecticut Flower Shows, Massachusetts Horticultural Society, and at many garden clubs and organizations. Jana is a garden designer and owner of Enchanted Gardens, a landscape design and installation firm.
She is a past president of the Holliston Garden Club and active in the Garden Club Federation and the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  978.829.1780
  kenneya@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Thursday May 16, 2019
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT: YL Librarians  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT:
  YL Librarians
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Children's Library

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Children's Library

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Beginner Bookworms

Join us for a fun afternoon storytime.  Listen to a book and participate in crafts and activities related to the story.  This program is offered by Eva Kelly from the Fitchburg Public Schools.  This program is appropriate for children ages 5 to 12. 

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for a fun afternoon storytime.  Listen to a book and participate in crafts and activities related to the story.  This program is offered by Eva Kelly from the Fitchburg Public Schools.  This program is appropriate for children ages 5 to 12. 

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Friday May 17, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Play at the Garden

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT: Cindy Lapinskas  clapinskas@mocinc.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Lapinskas
  
  clapinskas@mocinc.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Set-Up for HomeSchool Learning Lab

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Homeschool Learning Lab

 

 

 

CONTACT: Kimberly St. Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly St. Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Saturday May 18, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Meeting
CONTACT: Phyllis Kirouac  9789734318  pkirouac@comcast.net
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Phyllis Kirouac
  9789734318
  pkirouac@comcast.net

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friends Book Sale

Friends Book Sale has reopened! Come by on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month to see what's new.

Friends Book Sale has reopened! Come by on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month to see what's new.

Monday May 20, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Pokemon Game Night

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Tuesday May 21, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Assistance

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Afternoon Crafts

It's dandelion time:)

 

Cotton bud dandelions Mother's Day craft

 

For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT: Ms. June  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

It's dandelion time:)

 

Cotton bud dandelions Mother's Day craft

 

For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT:
  Ms. June
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

Wednesday May 22, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Video Game Night

Come play Video Games at the library! (Event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291789  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: teen area

Come play Video Games at the library! (Event is only open to ages 12-18)

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291789
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: teen area

Thursday May 23, 2019
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT: YL Librarians  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT:
  YL Librarians
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Children's Library

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Children's Library

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Animal Adventures

Meet and greet the exotic animals that live at Animal Adventures.  This program is excellent for children ages 0-12. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Meet and greet the exotic animals that live at Animal Adventures.  This program is excellent for children ages 0-12. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Friday May 24, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Play at the Garden

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT: Cindy Lapinskas  clapinskas@mocinc.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Lapinskas
  
  clapinskas@mocinc.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Set-Up for HomeSchool Learning Lab

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Homeschool Learning Lab

 

 

 

CONTACT: Kimberly St. Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly St. Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Saturday May 25, 2019
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3:45 PM - 8:00 PM
RPG Night

Teen Event: Come to the library and play some awesome role playing games! Explore an amazing world, defeat evil monsters and villains, and socialize with your friends all from the comfort of the library!

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291780  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Teen Event: Come to the library and play some awesome role playing games! Explore an amazing world, defeat evil monsters and villains, and socialize with your friends all from the comfort of the library!

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291780
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Monday May 27, 2019
 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

Tuesday May 28, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Assistance

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Representative Stephan Hay's Office Hours

Representative Stephan Hay will hold open office hours every other Tuesday afternoon at the Fitchburg Public Library. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

Representative Stephan Hay will hold open office hours every other Tuesday afternoon at the Fitchburg Public Library. 

 

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Afternoon Crafts

 

Today we're going to make a ladybug magnet using old cd's (recycle!) and our own hands!

 

Image result for recycled cd ladybug craft

 

For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT: Ms. June  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

Today we're going to make a ladybug magnet using old cd's (recycle!) and our own hands!

 

Image result for recycled cd ladybug craft

 

For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT:
  Ms. June
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
NOWOCO Pride Committee Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday May 29, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Teen Hangout

Teen Event: Come to the library and enjoy an awesome activity with your friends!

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291780  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: teen area

Teen Event: Come to the library and enjoy an awesome activity with your friends!

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291780
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: teen area

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tentative program
LOCATION: Garden Room
Thursday May 30, 2019
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT: YL Librarians  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Knit and crochet in the Library!  Ages 10 and up.

CONTACT:
  YL Librarians
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Historical Commission
CONTACT: Sharon Bernard
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Sharon Bernard
  
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Children's Library

Join us every Thursday afternoon for Lego Club.  Let your imagination fly with our (seemingly) endless supply of Legos.  Please leave your legos at home - we have plenty to share. 

Lego, Multicolor, Bricks, Game, Children

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Children's Library

Friday May 31, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
STEAM Play at the Garden

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT: Cindy Lapinskas  clapinskas@mocinc.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

STEAM Play at the Garden is a literacy based interactive playgroup for parents and children alike.  Designed to introduce the concepts of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math through a combination of stories and meaningful play.  For ages 0-5 (siblings are always welcome).  A program of the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. 

CONTACT:
  Cindy Lapinskas
  
  clapinskas@mocinc.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Set-Up for HomeSchool Learning Lab

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Set-up time for HomeSchool Learning Lab

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Homeschool Learning Lab

 

 

 

CONTACT: Kimberly St. Onge  978-829-1782  kbowditc@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Kimberly St. Onge
  978.829.1782
  kbowditc@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Saturday June 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Friends Book Sale

Friends Book Sale has reopened! Come by on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month to see what's new.

Friends Book Sale has reopened! Come by on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of every month to see what's new.

 
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10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Read to a Therapy Pet

Read with TheraPAWS Therapy Pets in the garden room on the first Saturday of the month.  Children who read aloud improve comprehension and reading skills.  Stop by and meet Mr. Wuffles, Indie, and Livy.  

CONTACT: Sally Cragin
LOCATION: Garden Room

Read with TheraPAWS Therapy Pets in the garden room on the first Saturday of the month.  Children who read aloud improve comprehension and reading skills.  Stop by and meet Mr. Wuffles, Indie, and Livy.  

CONTACT:
  Sally Cragin
  
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chess Workshop for Youth and Families

Learn chess, or improve your skills with chess expert, George Mirijanian. 

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org

Learn chess, or improve your skills with chess expert, George Mirijanian. 

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

Monday June 3, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Maker Mondays

A Maker Space for chidlren ages 6 to 12.  Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

You can work on an art project or learn about circuits with our Little Bits.  Construct structures with our Strawbees or make a bracelet for you and a friend. 

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

A Maker Space for chidlren ages 6 to 12.  Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

You can work on an art project or learn about circuits with our Little Bits.  Construct structures with our Strawbees or make a bracelet for you and a friend. 

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Pokemon Game Night

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT: Nicole Irvin  978-829-1789  nirvin@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Garden Room

Play Pokemon with your friends at the library!

CONTACT:
  Nicole Irvin
  978.829.1789
  nirvin@cwmars.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

Tuesday June 4, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Computer Assistance

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780

Tuesday mornings our skilled volunteer Brian will be on hand to assist anyone with things they would like to learn or accomplish on the computers. Need help with an online job application? scanning some documents? basic or advanced computer procedures? Just drop an ....

CONTACT:
  Library Reference Staff
  978.829.1780
  

 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Story time

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT: Jane Pernaa  978-829-1789  jane.pernaa@gmail.com
LOCATION: Garden Room

Join us for story time. 

We have music and movement and fun!

All ages are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Jane Pernaa
  978.829.1789
  jane.pernaa@gmail.com

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
In use
CONTACT: Sharon Bernard
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
CONTACT:
  Sharon Bernard
  
  

LOCATION: Meeting Room 2

 
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Afternoon Crafts

Let's make swans!

 

 

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For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT: Ms. June  978-829-1789
LOCATION: Garden Room

Let's make swans!

 

 

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For ages 6-11.  Children under 6 welcome with a participating adult.

CONTACT:
  Ms. June
  978.829.1789
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Girl Scout Setup
CONTACT: Kerry O'Brien
LOCATION: Garden Room
CONTACT:
  Kerry O'Brien
  
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Girl Scout Daisy Meeting
CONTACT: Kerry O'Brien/GSCWM  kobrien@gscwm.org
LOCATION: Garden Room
CONTACT:
  Kerry O'Brien/GSCWM
  
  kobrien@gscwm.org

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Literacy Volunteers Board Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
Wednesday June 5, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Peer Support Meeting
LOCATION: Meeting Room 2
 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Medicare Workshop
CONTACT: Library Staff
LOCATION: Garden Room
CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  
  

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Gaming

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

Come game with your friends at the library!  Video games and board games. 

LOCATION: Garden Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Board Game Night

Teen Event: Come to the library and play some awesome board games generously provided by That's Entertainment!

CONTACT: Library Staff  9788291780  fplref@cwmars.org
LOCATION: teen area

Teen Event: Come to the library and play some awesome board games generously provided by That's Entertainment!

CONTACT:
  Library Staff
  9788291780
  fplref@cwmars.org

LOCATION: teen area

 
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5:00 PM - 5:25 PM
set-up

 

 

CONTACT: Shara Osgood  mama_shara@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Auditorium

 

 

CONTACT:
  Shara Osgood
  
  mama_shara@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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5:30 PM - 7:50 PM
Sizer Band Club & Eddy's Music

Sizer Band Club recital, with them performing songs, as well as Eddy's Music students.

 

CONTACT: Shara Osgood  mama_shara@yahoo.com
LOCATION: Auditorium

Sizer Band Club recital, with them performing songs, as well as Eddy's Music students.

 

CONTACT:
  Shara Osgood
  
  mama_shara@yahoo.com

LOCATION: Auditorium

Thursday June 6, 2019
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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Genealogy Help

The Library has volunteers who can help you with your genealogy questions in our local history room.

We also have ancestry.com to use in the Library and Heritage Quest which you can access online from home.

CONTACT: Library Reference Staff  978-829-1780