Monday May 16, 2022 - Saturday May 21, 2022
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Bug Craft / Children's Room

Wrap these guys up in colored yarn to create your own silly springtime bugs! These charming, free-standing bugs are the kind you'll want to keep around. Choose from three different bug designs. Take-home crafts are available while supplies last.

Generously sponsored by Debby and Richard Danner.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Wrap these guys up in colored yarn to create your own silly springtime bugs! These charming, free-standing bugs are the kind you'll want to keep around. Choose from three different bug designs. Take-home crafts are available while supplies last.

Generously sponsored by Debby and Richard Danner.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Tuesday May 17, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Preschool Storytime /Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Parenting Workshop / Nagle Room
CONTACT: Megan McCool  508-324-2700 x110  megan.mccool@boystown.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room
CONTACT:
  Megan McCool
  508.324.2700 x110
   megan.mccool@boystown.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Knitting Club / Fell Room

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

Wednesday May 18, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Books & Tea Club / Meeting Room

Our South Branch may be closed, but the Books & Tea group lives on! Both returning and new members are invited to join us for a different kind of book club--one with no required books to read! Instead, everyone can share their own recommendations of a book they're enjoyed recently as we meet for general book chat and afternoon tea. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your favorite teacup (if you want) and a book or two to share!

Books & Tea

CONTACT: Deb Baptista  508-324-2700, ext. 2  dbaptista@sailsinc.org

Our South Branch may be closed, but the Books & Tea group lives on! Both returning and new members are invited to join us for a different kind of book club--one with no required books to read! Instead, everyone can share their own recommendations of a book they're enjoyed recently as we meet for general book chat and afternoon tea. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your favorite teacup (if you want) and a book or two to share!

Books & Tea

CONTACT:
  Deb Baptista
  508.324.2700, ext. 2
   dbaptista@sailsinc.org

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friends of the Library / Nagle Room

Friends of the Library monthly meeting in the Nagle Room

 

MEETING CANCELLED.

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Friends of the Library monthly meeting in the Nagle Room

 

MEETING CANCELLED.

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday May 19, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Class Visit /Meeting Room

Head Start Group.  Storytime, craft and movie.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Head Start Group.  Storytime, craft and movie.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Introducing Beam! / Meeting Room

Check out BEAM, the library's new interactive, virtual playground that makes entertainment lively, energetic and above all TONS of fun! Choose from several exciting games to play, including Bath Trouble, Hopscotch, Lumberjacks, Aliens vs. Scientists and more! Recommended for ages 4 and up!

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Check out BEAM, the library's new interactive, virtual playground that makes entertainment lively, energetic and above all TONS of fun! Choose from several exciting games to play, including Bath Trouble, Hopscotch, Lumberjacks, Aliens vs. Scientists and more! Recommended for ages 4 and up!

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Friday May 20, 2022
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Room is Booked
Saturday May 21, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
4th Annual Library Comic-Con / Front Lawn

Don't  miss this SUPER event featuring some of your favorite characters from comic books and the silver screen! This year's characters will include Darth Vader, Deadpool, Scarlet Witch, Batman, Superman, Scooby-Doo and more! 

The Comic-Con will also feature free take-home crafts, games, displays, raffles, a scavenger hunt, and more! Awards for best costumes will be awarded for children and teens, so dust off those capes and cowls!

   Comic-Con

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Don't  miss this SUPER event featuring some of your favorite characters from comic books and the silver screen! This year's characters will include Darth Vader, Deadpool, Scarlet Witch, Batman, Superman, Scooby-Doo and more! 

The Comic-Con will also feature free take-home crafts, games, displays, raffles, a scavenger hunt, and more! Awards for best costumes will be awarded for children and teens, so dust off those capes and cowls!

   Comic-Con

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chess Club / Fell Room

Our Chess Club meets every Saturday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm for adults and those age 13+. Come alone or with friends for casual games of chess. We will play in the Fell Reading Room. Bring your own chess set if you have one, or we have some on hand. Beginners welcome.

Chess Club

CONTACT: Kate Kulpa  508-324-2700 x110  KKulpa@sailsinc.org

Our Chess Club meets every Saturday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm for adults and those age 13+. Come alone or with friends for casual games of chess. We will play in the Fell Reading Room. Bring your own chess set if you have one, or we have some on hand. Beginners welcome.

Chess Club

CONTACT:
  Kate Kulpa
  508.324.2700 x110
   KKulpa@sailsinc.org

Monday May 23, 2022 - Saturday May 28, 2022
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Memorial Day Craft / Children's Room

A great Memorial Day Craft (May 30) activity for kids, this faux flower craft creates a bouquet of poppies! Available in the Children's Room while supplies last.

Generously sponsored by Debby and Richard Danner.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

A great Memorial Day Craft (May 30) activity for kids, this faux flower craft creates a bouquet of poppies! Available in the Children's Room while supplies last.

Generously sponsored by Debby and Richard Danner.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Monday May 23, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday Matinee Movie / Meeting Room

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!

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Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!

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Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

Tuesday May 24, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Preschool Storytime /Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Parenting Workshop / Nagle Room
CONTACT: Megan McCool  508-324-2700 x110  megan.mccool@boystown.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room
CONTACT:
  Megan McCool
  508.324.2700 x110
   megan.mccool@boystown.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Beyblade Day! / Meeting Room

They're back! If you are a fan of Beyblades, a newcomer, or are curious to try them out, you are welcome to join in the fun! Kids can bring their own Beyblades in to show off, compete against other collectors, or just share their enthusiasm.  The library will have several Beyblade tops for kids to try, as well as a launcher arena for competition. 

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

They're back! If you are a fan of Beyblades, a newcomer, or are curious to try them out, you are welcome to join in the fun! Kids can bring their own Beyblades in to show off, compete against other collectors, or just share their enthusiasm.  The library will have several Beyblade tops for kids to try, as well as a launcher arena for competition. 

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gong Bath Meditation / Meeting Room

Join us for a ZEN ZONE GONG BATH MEDITATION with Drumsinger A. Michelle.

Like a deep and lasting massage, the gongs tune the physical, emotional and spiritual bodies to higher resonance, shaking us free of the stress of daily life.

To sign up for this musical meditation experience, email draymondo@sailsinc.org or call the library's reference department at 508-324-2700, ext. 3.

Gong Bath Meditation

CONTACT: David Raymondo  508-324-2700, ext 3  draymondo@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for a ZEN ZONE GONG BATH MEDITATION with Drumsinger A. Michelle.

Like a deep and lasting massage, the gongs tune the physical, emotional and spiritual bodies to higher resonance, shaking us free of the stress of daily life.

To sign up for this musical meditation experience, email draymondo@sailsinc.org or call the library's reference department at 508-324-2700, ext. 3.

Gong Bath Meditation

CONTACT:
  David Raymondo
  508.324.2700, ext 3
   draymondo@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday May 25, 2022
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8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
bank 5/Nagle Room

Meeting

CONTACT: Cheryl Bennet  774-888-6119
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Meeting

CONTACT:
  Cheryl Bennet
  774.888.6119
  

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday May 26, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Class Visit /Meeting Room

Head Start Group.  Storytime, craft and movie.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Head Start Group.  Storytime, craft and movie.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Introducing Beam! / Meeting Room

Check out BEAM, the library's new interactive, virtual playground that makes entertainment lively, energetic and above all TONS of fun! Choose from several exciting games to play, including Bath Trouble, Hopscotch, Lumberjacks, Aliens vs. Scientists and more! Recommended for ages 4 and up!

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Check out BEAM, the library's new interactive, virtual playground that makes entertainment lively, energetic and above all TONS of fun! Choose from several exciting games to play, including Bath Trouble, Hopscotch, Lumberjacks, Aliens vs. Scientists and more! Recommended for ages 4 and up!

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Murder a la Carte-Delvena Theatre / Meeting Room

The Delvena Theatre Company presents an interactive murder mystery, "Murder a la Carte." Audience members are invited to take part in solving the crime!

Murder a la Carte

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Fall River Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Mass Cultural Council

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

The Delvena Theatre Company presents an interactive murder mystery, "Murder a la Carte." Audience members are invited to take part in solving the crime!

Murder a la Carte

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Fall River Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Mass Cultural Council

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Fall River Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Saturday May 28, 2022
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wooden Animal Craft / Meeting Room

Select from a variety of wooden animal shapes including bears, elephants, and gorillas to paint and decorate. Hand-cut from solid oak by craftsman Andy Santos of Somerset, these adorable animals can be painted with acrylic colors and embellished with a variety of materials that will be on hand for a unique and personalized look! They will make a great decoration in your home or a perfect gift for Father's Day! 

Due to limited space and supplies, parents are asked to call the Children's Room at 508-324-2700, ext. 4, to reserve a spot.  Reservations will be taken starting Thursday, May 19th. For ages 6 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Select from a variety of wooden animal shapes including bears, elephants, and gorillas to paint and decorate. Hand-cut from solid oak by craftsman Andy Santos of Somerset, these adorable animals can be painted with acrylic colors and embellished with a variety of materials that will be on hand for a unique and personalized look! They will make a great decoration in your home or a perfect gift for Father's Day! 

Due to limited space and supplies, parents are asked to call the Children's Room at 508-324-2700, ext. 4, to reserve a spot.  Reservations will be taken starting Thursday, May 19th. For ages 6 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chess Club / Fell Room

Our Chess Club meets every Saturday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm for adults and those age 13+. Come alone or with friends for casual games of chess. We will play in the Fell Reading Room. Bring your own chess set if you have one, or we have some on hand. Beginners welcome.

Chess Club

CONTACT: Kate Kulpa  508-324-2700 x110  KKulpa@sailsinc.org

Our Chess Club meets every Saturday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm for adults and those age 13+. Come alone or with friends for casual games of chess. We will play in the Fell Reading Room. Bring your own chess set if you have one, or we have some on hand. Beginners welcome.

Chess Club

CONTACT:
  Kate Kulpa
  508.324.2700 x110
   KKulpa@sailsinc.org

Tuesday May 31, 2022 - Saturday June 4, 2022
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Turtle Craft /Children's Room

Celebrate World Turtle Day (May 23) with our scratch-art turtle ornaments! Scratch away the green coating with the stylus provided and reveal a rainbow of colors. Take-home crafts available while supplies last.

Generously sponsored by Debby and Richard Danner.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Celebrate World Turtle Day (May 23) with our scratch-art turtle ornaments! Scratch away the green coating with the stylus provided and reveal a rainbow of colors. Take-home crafts available while supplies last.

Generously sponsored by Debby and Richard Danner.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Tuesday May 31, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Preschool Storytime /Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Parenting Workshop / Nagle Room
CONTACT: Megan McCool  508-324-2700 x110  megan.mccool@boystown.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room
CONTACT:
  Megan McCool
  508.324.2700 x110
   megan.mccool@boystown.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Wednesday June 1, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Craft Club / Meeting Room

We will present a different craft for adults on the first Wednesday of each month. All materials are provided and the event is free. Space is limited, so registration is required.

Sign up for the next month begins the third week of each month.

This month's craft: to be announced.
 

CONTACT: Gayle Orlando  508-324-2700, ext. 2  gorlando@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

We will present a different craft for adults on the first Wednesday of each month. All materials are provided and the event is free. Space is limited, so registration is required.

Sign up for the next month begins the third week of each month.

This month's craft: to be announced.
 

CONTACT:
  Gayle Orlando
  508.324.2700, ext. 2
   gorlando@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday June 2, 2022
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Room is Booked
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Grade K and Grade 3. Tour of library, storytime & craft. Students and parents.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Saturday June 4, 2022
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Local Authors Book Fair / Meeting Room

Fall River Public Library will sponsor a Book Fair featuring local authors. Details to follow soon.

CONTACT: Kate Kulpa  508-324-2700 x110  KKulpa@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Fall River Public Library will sponsor a Book Fair featuring local authors. Details to follow soon.

CONTACT:
  Kate Kulpa
  508.324.2700 x110
   KKulpa@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Chess Club / Fell Room

Our Chess Club meets every Saturday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm for adults and those age 13+. Come alone or with friends for casual games of chess. We will play in the Fell Reading Room. Bring your own chess set if you have one, or we have some on hand. Beginners welcome.

Chess Club

CONTACT: Kate Kulpa  508-324-2700 x110  KKulpa@sailsinc.org

Our Chess Club meets every Saturday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm for adults and those age 13+. Come alone or with friends for casual games of chess. We will play in the Fell Reading Room. Bring your own chess set if you have one, or we have some on hand. Beginners welcome.

Chess Club

CONTACT:
  Kate Kulpa
  508.324.2700 x110
   KKulpa@sailsinc.org

Monday June 6, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday Matinee Movie / Meeting Room

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!


Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!


Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

 
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5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Author Book Talk w/ Anya Costello-Meeting Room

Join us as we welcome local award-winning author Anya Costello, who recently had her first novel The Shadow Hour published and released. She will do a reading from her book, and talk about her process and experience of getting published!

A plot synopsis of The Shadow Hour can be found here:

"In this Hunger Games-like fantasy adventure novel, Amber is banished from the dangerous near future of her own reality to another realm known as the Shadow Realm. There she must survive a series of deadly obstacles in order to save not only herself and her friends, but humanity as well."

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us as we welcome local award-winning author Anya Costello, who recently had her first novel The Shadow Hour published and released. She will do a reading from her book, and talk about her process and experience of getting published!

A plot synopsis of The Shadow Hour can be found here:

"In this Hunger Games-like fantasy adventure novel, Amber is banished from the dangerous near future of her own reality to another realm known as the Shadow Realm. There she must survive a series of deadly obstacles in order to save not only herself and her friends, but humanity as well."

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Tuesday June 7, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Preschool Storytime /Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Knitting Club / Fell Room

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Teen Game Night/Meeting Room

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month for our ongoing Teen Game Night! A handful of consoles and multiplayer games such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Super Mario Party will be available. We have a Nintendo Switch. Bringing your own handheld devices and controllers is encouraged, the more the merrier! 

Gaming

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month for our ongoing Teen Game Night! A handful of consoles and multiplayer games such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Super Mario Party will be available. We have a Nintendo Switch. Bringing your own handheld devices and controllers is encouraged, the more the merrier! 

Gaming

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday June 8, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Library Board of Trustees Meeting/FR Room

Agenda

1. Roll Call

2 Reading of Open Meeting Law Recording Advisory

3. Minutes of the Previous Meeting

4. Monthly Report of the Library Administrator

5. Presentation of Monthly Circulation Statistical Analysis

6.  Unfinished Business

7. New Business

8. Adjournment

CONTACT: Liane J. Verville  5083242700  lverville@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Agenda

1. Roll Call

2 Reading of Open Meeting Law Recording Advisory

3. Minutes of the Previous Meeting

4. Monthly Report of the Library Administrator

5. Presentation of Monthly Circulation Statistical Analysis

6.  Unfinished Business

7. New Business

8. Adjournment

CONTACT:
  Liane J. Verville
  5083242700
   lverville@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday June 9, 2022
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Room is Booked
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Grade K and Grade 3. Tour of library, storytime & craft. Students and parents.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Monday June 13, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday Matinee Movie / Meeting Room

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!


Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!


Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Leadership Meeting/Meeting Room

Meeting

CONTACT: Maria Braga  508-901-7688
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Meeting

CONTACT:
  Maria Braga
  508.901.7688
  

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Tuesday June 14, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Preschool Storytime /Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday June 15, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Books & Tea Club / Meeting Room

Our South Branch may be closed, but the Books & Tea group lives on! Both returning and new members are invited to join us for a different kind of book club--one with no required books to read! Instead, everyone can share their own recommendations of a book they're enjoyed recently as we meet for general book chat and afternoon tea. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your favorite teacup (if you want) and a book or two to share!

Books & Tea

CONTACT: Deb Baptista  508-324-2700, ext. 2  dbaptista@sailsinc.org

Our South Branch may be closed, but the Books & Tea group lives on! Both returning and new members are invited to join us for a different kind of book club--one with no required books to read! Instead, everyone can share their own recommendations of a book they're enjoyed recently as we meet for general book chat and afternoon tea. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your favorite teacup (if you want) and a book or two to share!

Books & Tea

CONTACT:
  Deb Baptista
  508.324.2700, ext. 2
   dbaptista@sailsinc.org

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friends of the Library / Nagle Room

Friends of the Library monthly meeting in the Nagle Room.

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Friends of the Library monthly meeting in the Nagle Room.

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday June 16, 2022
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suncatcher Necklace Craft /Children's Room

They shimmer and shine and glow with the sunlight!  Create your own Suncatcher Necklace! Decorate the plastic medallion with various colored Sharpies gel pens to create a dazzling stained glass effect. Choose from several different designs. Ages 4 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

They shimmer and shine and glow with the sunlight!  Create your own Suncatcher Necklace! Decorate the plastic medallion with various colored Sharpies gel pens to create a dazzling stained glass effect. Choose from several different designs. Ages 4 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Tuesday June 21, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Preschool Storytime /Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for preschool storytime every Tuesday in the library's Meeting Room! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Knitting Club / Fell Room

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Family LEGO Night! /Meeting Room

Family LEGO Night returns to the Fall River Public Library! Tonight's LEGO challenge will be to build a LEGO castle! We have THOUSANDS of LEGOs for you to build with as well as a few surprises planned for the night. Be sure to bring along your creativity and imagination. Recommended for ages 4 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Family LEGO Night returns to the Fall River Public Library! Tonight's LEGO challenge will be to build a LEGO castle! We have THOUSANDS of LEGOs for you to build with as well as a few surprises planned for the night. Be sure to bring along your creativity and imagination. Recommended for ages 4 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday June 22, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Bon Appetit, Julia Child! - Delvena Theatre / Meeting Room

A live performance featuring Lynne Moulton as the legendary "French Chef," Julia Child. Enjoy an evening in the kitchen with Julia!

Julia Child

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Fall River Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Mass Cultural Council

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

A live performance featuring Lynne Moulton as the legendary "French Chef," Julia Child. Enjoy an evening in the kitchen with Julia!

Julia Child

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Fall River Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Mass Cultural Council

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday June 23, 2022
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Monday June 27, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday Matinee Movie / Meeting Room

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!


Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!


Due to new library hours that started in April, 2022 (8 am - 8 pm, Monday - Thursday), evening movies are no longer shown. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

Tuesday June 28, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Storytime Under the Tent! /Elm Street Lawn

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday June 29, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday June 30, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Roger Tinknell, Family Concert /Elm Street Lawn

Roger Tincknell is a two-time Parents' Choice Award winner who has performed throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe for over 40 years. Roger will be returning to the library to share his musical talent with families in this joyful presentation of children's songs and singing games, featuring songs to sing along and dance to! Bring a blanket to spread on the lawn and a picnic lunch or snacks for this outdoor event. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the library's Meeting Room.

Roger Tincknell Concert

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Roger Tincknell is a two-time Parents' Choice Award winner who has performed throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe for over 40 years. Roger will be returning to the library to share his musical talent with families in this joyful presentation of children's songs and singing games, featuring songs to sing along and dance to! Bring a blanket to spread on the lawn and a picnic lunch or snacks for this outdoor event. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the library's Meeting Room.

Roger Tincknell Concert

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Tuesday July 5, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Storytime Under the Tent! /Elm Street Lawn

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Knitting Club / Fell Room

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Teen Game Night/Meeting Room

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month for our ongoing Teen Game Night! A handful of consoles and multiplayer games such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Super Mario Party will be available. We have a Nintendo Switch. Bringing your own handheld devices and controllers is encouraged, the more the merrier! 

Gaming

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month for our ongoing Teen Game Night! A handful of consoles and multiplayer games such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Super Mario Party will be available. We have a Nintendo Switch. Bringing your own handheld devices and controllers is encouraged, the more the merrier! 

Gaming

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday July 6, 2022
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday July 7, 2022
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

Monday July 11, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Summer Reading Kick-off! / Front Lawn

Join Vanessa and the Jumping Monkeys for a summer kick-off concert the whole family will enjoy! Vanessa and her band know how to get everyone up on their feet dancing and singing along for a great time! Children may also sign up for the 2022 summer reading club, Get Up! Get Out! Get Reading! sponsored once again by Rockland Trust Bank. Kids age 12 and younger can pick up their official summer reading logs and summer schedule of events. Parents are invited to bring a blanket to spread on the lawn as well as a picnic lunch or snacks.

Generously sponsored by

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Join Vanessa and the Jumping Monkeys for a summer kick-off concert the whole family will enjoy! Vanessa and her band know how to get everyone up on their feet dancing and singing along for a great time! Children may also sign up for the 2022 summer reading club, Get Up! Get Out! Get Reading! sponsored once again by Rockland Trust Bank. Kids age 12 and younger can pick up their official summer reading logs and summer schedule of events. Parents are invited to bring a blanket to spread on the lawn as well as a picnic lunch or snacks.

Generously sponsored by

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday Matinee Movie / Meeting Room

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room, as well as Monday evenings at 6 pm. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!



Please note: the room will be set up to facilitate social distancing. The library will follow all state and local guidelines that may apply, including mask mandates. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room, as well as Monday evenings at 6 pm. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!



Please note: the room will be set up to facilitate social distancing. The library will follow all state and local guidelines that may apply, including mask mandates. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

Tuesday July 12, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Storytime Under the Tent! /Elm Street Lawn

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Wednesday July 13, 2022
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Trouble With Trolls! / Elm Street Lawn

Margaret Moody's puppets return to the Fall River Public Library with the enchanting production, The Trouble with Trolls! The trolls want to take good care of the faeries' garden, but they also want to make room for their toaster, television, chairs, and other stuff. Can the trolls learn to "go green?" See what happens in this entertaining show about taking care of the environment and getting along with others.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Margaret Moody's puppets return to the Fall River Public Library with the enchanting production, The Trouble with Trolls! The trolls want to take good care of the faeries' garden, but they also want to make room for their toaster, television, chairs, and other stuff. Can the trolls learn to "go green?" See what happens in this entertaining show about taking care of the environment and getting along with others.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  5083242700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues, on Wednesday night we are virtual!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)

Thursday July 14, 2022
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Play & Learn / Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

This program is designed to allow children and caregivers an opportunity to partcipate in social and art-based activities that promote family literacy. Activities include a story, circle time songs, and finger plays. Recommended for children ages 5 and under. To register your child, please contact Miss Chris or Miss Shannon, cpancyck@fallriverschools.org or sdunbar@fallriverschools.org.

This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant awarded to the Fall River Public Schools by the Department of Early Education and Care.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Dungeons and Dragons/Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  508-324-2700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

The Fall River Public Library's ongoing Dungeon and Dragons game continues!

Game is currently FULL, but contact Taylor to place your name on the waitlist. 

Program is intended for ages 12-18

CONTACT:
  Taylor Silva
  508.324.2700 ext.123
   tsilva@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)-Nagle Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ultimate Summer Tribute Concert! /Heritage State Park

Join us this summer at the Fall River Heritage State Park for what promises to be one of the ultimate tribute concerts ever! Entertainer, extraordinaire, Robert Black, returns to Fall River for this musical homage to several musical legends including, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison and Creedence Clearwater!  Robert Black's pleasing style and spot-on mannerisms mixed with his unique blend of vocal talent, and charisma has made him a favorite of fans world-wide!  An assortment of food trucks will be located on the park's ground during the concert.  In case of rain, the event will take place indoors at the Matthew J. Kuss Middle School located at 52 Globe Mills Avenue in Fall River.

This concert has been made possible through the generosity of Debby and Richard Danner.

 

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org

Join us this summer at the Fall River Heritage State Park for what promises to be one of the ultimate tribute concerts ever! Entertainer, extraordinaire, Robert Black, returns to Fall River for this musical homage to several musical legends including, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison and Creedence Clearwater!  Robert Black's pleasing style and spot-on mannerisms mixed with his unique blend of vocal talent, and charisma has made him a favorite of fans world-wide!  An assortment of food trucks will be located on the park's ground during the concert.  In case of rain, the event will take place indoors at the Matthew J. Kuss Middle School located at 52 Globe Mills Avenue in Fall River.

This concert has been made possible through the generosity of Debby and Richard Danner.

 

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Room is Booked
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Monday July 18, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday Matinee Movie / Meeting Room

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room, as well as Monday evenings at 6 pm. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!



Please note: the room will be set up to facilitate social distancing. The library will follow all state and local guidelines that may apply, including mask mandates. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Free movies will be shown every Monday afternoon at 1 pm in the Meeting Room, as well as Monday evenings at 6 pm. Join us to watch recent movies on the big screen!



Please note: the room will be set up to facilitate social distancing. The library will follow all state and local guidelines that may apply, including mask mandates. Any changes/updates will be posted.

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

Tuesday July 19, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Bugsy & Friends! / Meeting Room

Join master puppeteer John McDonough and his pal Bugsy for this fun-filled variety show featuring some of the zaniest puppets you will ever meet!  The program is filled with comedy, music, and plenty of audience participation.  Bring a blanket to spread on the lawn and a picnic lunch or snacks. In case of rain, the event will be held in the Meeting Room.

 

Puppet show

Generously sponsored by

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join master puppeteer John McDonough and his pal Bugsy for this fun-filled variety show featuring some of the zaniest puppets you will ever meet!  The program is filled with comedy, music, and plenty of audience participation.  Bring a blanket to spread on the lawn and a picnic lunch or snacks. In case of rain, the event will be held in the Meeting Room.

 

Puppet show

Generously sponsored by

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Storytime Under the Tent! /Elm Street Lawn

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join us for an outdoor storytime every Tuesday morning under the tent on the Elm Street lawn! Each morning will include 30 minutes of stories featuring puppets, songs, and other activities. Bring a blanket to spread out on the grass and picnic lunch or snacks. Each session will end with an easy-to-make craft to take home.

Recommended for children ages 3 and up.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Knitting Club / Fell Room

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT: Liane Verville  508-324-2700, ext112  lverville@sailsinc.org

Our knitting club is back, welcoming all yarn crafters who enjoy knitting or crocheting! Join us for a fun, relaxing knitting circle, where we can share current projects, favorite patterns, and tips. Beginners and experienced stitchers are welcome. Please bring your own yarn and needles.

The Knitting Club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 2:30 pm. Walk-ins are always welcome!

Knitting Circle

CONTACT:
  Liane Verville
  508.324.2700, ext112
   lverville@sailsinc.org

Wednesday July 20, 2022
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Magic of Scott Jameson / Elm Street Lawn

Join magician Scott Jameson for a thoroughly mesmerizing and magical experience! Scott has been thrilling audiences around the world for years with his fast-paced show featuring close-up tricks, juggling, and amazing illusions! Spread a blanket on the lawn and bring your lunch or a snack. 

In case of rain, the event will be held in the Meeting Room.

Mass Cultural Council

This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the the Fall River Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

CONTACT: David R. Mello  508-324-2700 ext. 4  dmello@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

Join magician Scott Jameson for a thoroughly mesmerizing and magical experience! Scott has been thrilling audiences around the world for years with his fast-paced show featuring close-up tricks, juggling, and amazing illusions! Spread a blanket on the lawn and bring your lunch or a snack. 

In case of rain, the event will be held in the Meeting Room.

Mass Cultural Council

This program is sponsored in part by a grant from the the Fall River Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

CONTACT:
  David R. Mello
  508.324.2700 ext. 4
   dmello@sailsinc.org

LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street) -Meeting Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Books & Tea Club / Meeting Room

Our South Branch may be closed, but the Books & Tea group lives on! Both returning and new members are invited to join us for a different kind of book club--one with no required books to read! Instead, everyone can share their own recommendations of a book they're enjoyed recently as we meet for general book chat and afternoon tea. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your favorite teacup (if you want) and a book or two to share!

Books & Tea

CONTACT: Deb Baptista  508-324-2700, ext. 2  dbaptista@sailsinc.org

Our South Branch may be closed, but the Books & Tea group lives on! Both returning and new members are invited to join us for a different kind of book club--one with no required books to read! Instead, everyone can share their own recommendations of a book they're enjoyed recently as we meet for general book chat and afternoon tea. Light refreshments will be served.

Bring your favorite teacup (if you want) and a book or two to share!

Books & Tea

CONTACT:
  Deb Baptista
  508.324.2700, ext. 2
   dbaptista@sailsinc.org

 
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5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Teen Magic the Gathering Meet-Up

Our weekly Magic: the Gathering group is back! Come play a few games in the world's most popular trading card game! Participants are invited to bring their own decks or build their own with a selection of the hundreds of cards we have at the library. Don't know how to play? We'll be glad to show you how!

This program is intended for teens ages 12 to 18. No prior experience with the game is required to participate. We'll be meeting in the Fell Reading Room in the library.

CONTACT: Taylor Silva  5083242700 ext.123  tsilva@sailsinc.org
LOCATION: Main Library (104 North Main Street)