Braintree, MA

Monday October 14, 2019
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Library Closed

Columbus Day

Tuesday October 15, 2019
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9:15 AM - 9:35 AM
Book Babies Infants - 13 months

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth is for Infants - 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers.It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program. We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth is for Infants - 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers.It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program. We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Toddler Storytime 13 -24 months

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: 1919 at 100

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
Judy Cobble Practice piano
 
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2:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Teen Tuesdays

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
There are 25 spaces available.

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Braintree Court Trustee Meeting
CONTACT: Kevin  617-229-5066
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level
CONTACT:
  Kevin
  617.229.5066
  

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Second Tuesday Book Club

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Rescheduled from last week.

New location: The Second Tuesday Book Club is now meeting in the Reading Room on the Main Level.

This month's book is A Secret Kept by Tatania de Rosnay

This stunning new novel from Tatiana de Rosnay, author of the acclaimed New York Times bestseller Sarah's Key, plumbs the depths of complex family relationships and the power of a past secret to change everything in the present. Amazon

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

CONTACT: Priscilla Crane  781-848-0405 ex.4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

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Rescheduled from last week.

New location: The Second Tuesday Book Club is now meeting in the Reading Room on the Main Level.

This month's book is A Secret Kept by Tatania de Rosnay

This stunning new novel from Tatiana de Rosnay, author of the acclaimed New York Times bestseller Sarah's Key, plumbs the depths of complex family relationships and the power of a past secret to change everything in the present. Amazon

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome!

CONTACT:
  Priscilla Crane
  781.848.0405 ex.4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

Wednesday October 16, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime for ages 3 - 5

 Fall Storytimes continue, for ages 3 - 5. Cathie will present some longer stories, songs, and do a craft. Best for ages 3- 5 and their siblings.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

 Fall Storytimes continue, for ages 3 - 5. Cathie will present some longer stories, songs, and do a craft. Best for ages 3- 5 and their siblings.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: Evolution of U.S. Federal Acts and Immigration Laws

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: American Foreign Policy in Light of International Relations Theory

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Chapter Chatters: Middle School Book Club

Chapter Chatters

You're invited to our fun book club event!  Wednesday, October 16th - 2:30-3:10pm - South Middle School, Ms. Proulx's Room - "Small Spaces" by Katherine Arden "Small Spaces" by Katherine Arden"Small Spaces" by Katherine Arden

    Please join us for books, apple snack, and a fun book chat! Don't have the book? Stop by the Thayer Public Library and ask for the middle school book club pick!

Question? Please email Teen Librarian Christina at cdufour@braintreema.gov or Middle School Librarian Deb Vose at dvose@braintreeschools.org

And make sure to register so we know how many snacks to bring!

Please note, this collaborative program will be held at South Middle School NOT Thayer Public Library and is for grades 6-8 only.

CONTACT: Christina Dufour  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: YA Room
There are 15 spaces available.

Chapter Chatters

You're invited to our fun book club event!  Wednesday, October 16th - 2:30-3:10pm - South Middle School, Ms. Proulx's Room - "Small Spaces" by Katherine Arden "Small Spaces" by Katherine Arden"Small Spaces" by Katherine Arden

    Please join us for books, apple snack, and a fun book chat! Don't have the book? Stop by the Thayer Public Library and ask for the middle school book club pick!

Question? Please email Teen Librarian Christina at cdufour@braintreema.gov or Middle School Librarian Deb Vose at dvose@braintreeschools.org

And make sure to register so we know how many snacks to bring!

Please note, this collaborative program will be held at South Middle School NOT Thayer Public Library and is for grades 6-8 only.

CONTACT:
  Christina Dufour
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: YA Room

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Halloween U Make It! ages 8-11

Halloween craft, perhaps painting with Cathie. This monthly program series, called " U Make It!', is for ages 8 -11.

CONTACT: Children's Dept  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

Halloween craft, perhaps painting with Cathie. This monthly program series, called " U Make It!', is for ages 8 -11.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Dustin Pari: Spirits of New England - Halloween Fun

Don't miss the FUN with  paranormal researcher Dustin Pari in his  presentation of  Spirits of New England.   This presentation offers a  great bit of local history colored with some chilling tales of the supernatural ! 

Being a New England native has allowed Dustin to investigate some very interesting places rich with local history and folklore. This lecture chronicles some of his favorite New England investigations that he has been a part of.

It even touches upon a legend with local roots that has become a world-wide phenomenon.  

Dustin may be best known as a paranormal researcher and lecturer due to his numerous appearances on such television programs as Ghost Hunters, Ghost Hunters International, and Destination Truth. Dustin is an author of numerous books and  highly sought after motivational speaker. His insightfulness and humorous anecdotes have inspired many who have attended his events. Dustin is also know for his colorful personality to weave strange tales of the unknown ! 

Program for ages 10+

CONTACT: Reference Desk  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Don't miss the FUN with  paranormal researcher Dustin Pari in his  presentation of  Spirits of New England.   This presentation offers a  great bit of local history colored with some chilling tales of the supernatural ! 

Being a New England native has allowed Dustin to investigate some very interesting places rich with local history and folklore. This lecture chronicles some of his favorite New England investigations that he has been a part of.

It even touches upon a legend with local roots that has become a world-wide phenomenon.  

Dustin may be best known as a paranormal researcher and lecturer due to his numerous appearances on such television programs as Ghost Hunters, Ghost Hunters International, and Destination Truth. Dustin is an author of numerous books and  highly sought after motivational speaker. His insightfulness and humorous anecdotes have inspired many who have attended his events. Dustin is also know for his colorful personality to weave strange tales of the unknown ! 

Program for ages 10+

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Thursday October 17, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Family Yoga with Jennifer Lynn

Family Yoga with Jennifer Lynn. Held the third Thursday of the month, Sept to Dec.

Please Register below or call Children's Staff to register: 781 848-0405 x4425. 

May bring own mat if prefer, or use a carpet square of the library's or just use the carpeted floor.

 

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room
There are 15 spaces available.

Family Yoga with Jennifer Lynn. Held the third Thursday of the month, Sept to Dec.

Please Register below or call Children's Staff to register: 781 848-0405 x4425. 

May bring own mat if prefer, or use a carpet square of the library's or just use the carpeted floor.

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: Qigong for Health and Healing

his program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

his program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: Opera on the Big Screen

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
LEGO Kids age 5 - 11

LEGO Kids! LEGOs will be available to use at this after school program. Children can create and use their imagination. For children age 5 - 11. Held in the Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Dept  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

LEGO Kids! LEGOs will be available to use at this after school program. Children can create and use their imagination. For children age 5 - 11. Held in the Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Braintree Art Association Demonstration
CONTACT: Pepe Goodhue  781-848-4535
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level
CONTACT:
  Pepe Goodhue
  781.848.4535
  

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Scrabble

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT: Reference   781-848-0405 x4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Lower Level

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT:
  Reference 
  781.848.0405 x4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Lower Level

Friday October 18, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Block Playtime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Held on Fridays 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Held on Fridays 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Friends of Thayer Public Library Annual Meeting
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Judy Cobble Practice piano
 
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2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Tech Club
Teen Tech Club - Logan Auditorium - Grades 6-12
 
Hang out and explore some technology! We have:
-Virtual Reality headsets
-3Doodler pens
-Spheros
-Ozobots
-and more!
 
We will be meeting in Logan Auditorium on Friday September 20th, Friday october 18th, and Friday November 29th. Registration Required. 
 
Please see our Events Calendar on our website for dates and registration form. Questions? Please call 781-848-0405 x4415 or email cdufour@braintreema.gov
CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level
There are 12 spaces available.
Teen Tech Club - Logan Auditorium - Grades 6-12
 
Hang out and explore some technology! We have:
-Virtual Reality headsets
-3Doodler pens
-Spheros
-Ozobots
-and more!
 
We will be meeting in Logan Auditorium on Friday September 20th, Friday october 18th, and Friday November 29th. Registration Required. 
 
Please see our Events Calendar on our website for dates and registration form. Questions? Please call 781-848-0405 x4415 or email cdufour@braintreema.gov
CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

There are 12 spaces available.

Saturday October 19, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Saturday Morning Writers Group

Meet others who love to write! Share tips of the trade, and get/give encouragement and support to other area writers. The Saturday Morning Writers Group meets monthly to talk about works in progress and the writing and publishing process. Reading from work is optional. Please register in advance to receive an automatic email reminder of the meeting.

Sponsored by the Thayer Public Library, group meetings are facilitated by a librarian. 

CONTACT: Laurie Cavanaugh  781-848-0405 x4430  lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
There are 12 spaces available.

Meet others who love to write! Share tips of the trade, and get/give encouragement and support to other area writers. The Saturday Morning Writers Group meets monthly to talk about works in progress and the writing and publishing process. Reading from work is optional. Please register in advance to receive an automatic email reminder of the meeting.

Sponsored by the Thayer Public Library, group meetings are facilitated by a librarian. 

CONTACT:
  Laurie Cavanaugh
  781.848.0405 x4430
  lcavanaugh@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

There are 12 spaces available.

 
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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday Afternoon Piano Sing-a-Long

Don’t miss the fun!

Join us for a piano and vocal concert / singalong with host Dan Haacker.  Get ready to sing along to old favorites, Broadway tunes and other popular songs from the past.

You’ll be singing and dancing in your seats!

 

 

CONTACT: Terri Stano  781-848-0405
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Don’t miss the fun!

Join us for a piano and vocal concert / singalong with host Dan Haacker.  Get ready to sing along to old favorites, Broadway tunes and other popular songs from the past.

You’ll be singing and dancing in your seats!

 

 

CONTACT:
  Terri Stano
  
  781-848-0405

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Sunday October 20, 2019
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friends of the Library Concert

Join us for Braintree's concert pianist, Judith Cobble.

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Join us for Braintree's concert pianist, Judith Cobble.

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Monday October 21, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Storytime ages 2 & 3

Fall Storytimes continue for Children ages 2 & 3 through Nov. 4. The library is closed Mon Nov. 11 for Veterans' Day. Storytimes will resume Nov. 18 through Dec. 9. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Storytimes continue for Children ages 2 & 3 through Nov. 4. The library is closed Mon Nov. 11 for Veterans' Day. Storytimes will resume Nov. 18 through Dec. 9. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: 1919 at 100

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Storytime ages 2 & 3

Fall Storytimes continue for Children ages 2 & 3. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Storytimes continue for Children ages 2 & 3. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Lecture
CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: I Know I Came in Here for Something

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Nonfiction Book Club

This month's book is: The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History by  Stephan Talty.

“Gripping . . . A valuable recounting of a lurid and little-known episode in American history.” — Washington Post

 “Taut, brisk, and very cinematic.” — Newsday

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

CONTACT: Moira Cavanagh  781-848-0405 X4417  mcavanagh@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Conference Room B

This month's book is: The Black Hand: The Epic War Between a Brilliant Detective and the Deadliest Secret Society in American History by  Stephan Talty.

“Gripping . . . A valuable recounting of a lurid and little-known episode in American history.” — Washington Post

 “Taut, brisk, and very cinematic.” — Newsday

Book club books will be available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

All readers are always welcome.

CONTACT:
  Moira Cavanagh
  781.848.0405 X4417
  mcavanagh@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Conference Room B

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Library Trustees Meeting

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting



 

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting



 

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Tuesday October 22, 2019
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9:15 AM - 9:35 AM
Book Babies Infants - 13 months

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth is for Infants - 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers. It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program. We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth is for Infants - 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers. It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program. We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Toddler Storytime 13 -24 months

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: 1919 at 100

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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2:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Teen Tuesdays

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
There are 25 spaces available.

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Retirement Planning Seminar
CONTACT:   info@generationsadvisorygroup.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level
CONTACT:
  
  
  info@generationsadvisorygroup.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

Wednesday October 23, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime for ages 3 - 5

 Fall Storytimes continue, for ages 3 - 5. Cathie will present some longer stories, songs, and do a craft. Best for ages 3- 5 and their siblings.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

 Fall Storytimes continue, for ages 3 - 5. Cathie will present some longer stories, songs, and do a craft. Best for ages 3- 5 and their siblings.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: Evolution of U.S. Federal Acts and Immigration Laws

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: American Foreign Policy in Light of International Relations Theory

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Reader's Theater ages 8-11

Halloween themed Reader's Theater, for ages 8 - 11.  This month, we'll read the parts aloud of at least one scary/creepy/Hallowen themed short play. After awhile, the kids will vote for the one they like best. Then we'll focus on the chosen script to practice, make quick costumes for and the kids that are available will present it at a future Saturday storytime. All children ages 8 - 11 are welcome, even if they can't attend every month. Come to one session, or come to all! Library staff Elisabeth and Cathie create a friendly, welcoming environment, for kids to have creative fun.The Reader's Theater series will be held usually the 4th Wednesday of the month.

CONTACT: Children's Dept  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Halloween themed Reader's Theater, for ages 8 - 11.  This month, we'll read the parts aloud of at least one scary/creepy/Hallowen themed short play. After awhile, the kids will vote for the one they like best. Then we'll focus on the chosen script to practice, make quick costumes for and the kids that are available will present it at a future Saturday storytime. All children ages 8 - 11 are welcome, even if they can't attend every month. Come to one session, or come to all! Library staff Elisabeth and Cathie create a friendly, welcoming environment, for kids to have creative fun.The Reader's Theater series will be held usually the 4th Wednesday of the month.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Reader's Theater ages 8-11

Halloween themed Reader's Theater, for ages 8 - 11.  This month, we'll read the parts aloud of at least one scary/creepy/Hallowen themed short play. After awhile, the kids will vote for the one they like best. Then we'll focus on the chosen script to practice, make quick costumes for and the kids that are available will present it at a future Saturday storytime. All children ages 8 - 11 are welcome, even if they can't attend every month. Come to one session, or come to all! Library staff Elisabeth and Cathie create a friendly, welcoming environment, for kids to have creative fun.The Reader's Theater series will be held usually the 4th Wednesday of the month.

CONTACT: Children's Dept  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Halloween themed Reader's Theater, for ages 8 - 11.  This month, we'll read the parts aloud of at least one scary/creepy/Hallowen themed short play. After awhile, the kids will vote for the one they like best. Then we'll focus on the chosen script to practice, make quick costumes for and the kids that are available will present it at a future Saturday storytime. All children ages 8 - 11 are welcome, even if they can't attend every month. Come to one session, or come to all! Library staff Elisabeth and Cathie create a friendly, welcoming environment, for kids to have creative fun.The Reader's Theater series will be held usually the 4th Wednesday of the month.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Town of Braintree
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Massachusetts Chiropractic Society
CONTACT: Tracey Lane  781-849-0000  traceymasschirosociety@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
CONTACT:
  Tracey Lane
  781.849.0000
  traceymasschirosociety@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
The Reader's Group Book Club

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

Cover image for This month's discussion is on Kate Quinn's The Alice Network.

In an enthralling historical novel from national bestselling author Kate Quinn, two women -- a female spy recruited to the real-life Alice Network in France during World War I and an unconventional American socialite searching for her cousin in 1947 -- are brought together in a mesmerizing story of courage and redemption.

All readers are always welcome!

CONTACT: Priscilla Crane  781-848-0405 x 4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

Book club books are available at the circulation desk about one month before the meeting date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

Cover image for This month's discussion is on Kate Quinn's The Alice Network.

In an enthralling historical novel from national bestselling author Kate Quinn, two women -- a female spy recruited to the real-life Alice Network in France during World War I and an unconventional American socialite searching for her cousin in 1947 -- are brought together in a mesmerizing story of courage and redemption.

All readers are always welcome!

CONTACT:
  Priscilla Crane
  781.848.0405 x 4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

Thursday October 24, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: Qigong for Health and Healing

his program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

his program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tunnel Time for ages 2 - 4

Tunnel Time!  For ages 2 - 4. A variety of colorful nylon tunnels will be set out for young ones to crawl through.  Tunnel Time for toddlers and preschoolers is an informal happening that provides opportunity for developing gross motor (large muscle) skills and a relaxed setting to interact with other little ones - to build social skills and learn about taking turns.

Stop in anytime from 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Tunnel Time!  For ages 2 - 4. A variety of colorful nylon tunnels will be set out for young ones to crawl through.  Tunnel Time for toddlers and preschoolers is an informal happening that provides opportunity for developing gross motor (large muscle) skills and a relaxed setting to interact with other little ones - to build social skills and learn about taking turns.

Stop in anytime from 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: Opera on the Big Screen

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Red Ribbon Storytime ages 5 - 8

A Red Ribbon Storytime will be held today at 6:30pm.  The program, presented by the Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use, will include a craft activity and is one of many community activities taking place during Red Ribbon Week (October 23 – 31, 2019).  Themes of community and caring make it just right for children ages 5 - 8.

 Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4426  estrachan@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

A Red Ribbon Storytime will be held today at 6:30pm.  The program, presented by the Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use, will include a craft activity and is one of many community activities taking place during Red Ribbon Week (October 23 – 31, 2019).  Themes of community and caring make it just right for children ages 5 - 8.

 Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4426
  estrachan@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Scrabble

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT: Reference   781-848-0405 x4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Lower Level

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT:
  Reference 
  781.848.0405 x4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Lower Level

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Grief facilitator meeting
CONTACT:  Robyn Houston-Bean  781-789-4604
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
CONTACT:
   Robyn Houston-Bean
  781.789.4604
  

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Friday October 25, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby Massage to 7 months

 Baby Massage for infants through 7 months old. Infant Massage helps baby sleep more peacefully, aids in digestion, and positively affects infant hormones that control stress. Led by Carole Palmer, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practioner.

This one-time session is for infants and their caregivers.Sorry, this program cannot accomodate older siblings.

Register for this free program by contacting Ms. Marthane Joseph at mjoseph@qcap.org or Mrs. Joan Rodeck at jrodeck@qcap.org, 617-479-8181 x305.

 Held in Logan Auditorium. Co-sponsored by Braintree Quincy Family Network, a program of QCAP (Quincy Community Action Programs). Funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Dept of Early Education and Care through a Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  estrachan@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 Baby Massage for infants through 7 months old. Infant Massage helps baby sleep more peacefully, aids in digestion, and positively affects infant hormones that control stress. Led by Carole Palmer, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practioner.

This one-time session is for infants and their caregivers.Sorry, this program cannot accomodate older siblings.

Register for this free program by contacting Ms. Marthane Joseph at mjoseph@qcap.org or Mrs. Joan Rodeck at jrodeck@qcap.org, 617-479-8181 x305.

 Held in Logan Auditorium. Co-sponsored by Braintree Quincy Family Network, a program of QCAP (Quincy Community Action Programs). Funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Dept of Early Education and Care through a Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  estrachan@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Block Playtime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Held on Fridays 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Held on Fridays 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Staff set up Caterpillar Event

Staff set up ahead for the special "Very Hungry Caterpillar Event" . Tomorrow / Saturday Oct. 26 there will be crafts and games,  for ages 2 - 5.

 No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Staff set up ahead for the special "Very Hungry Caterpillar Event" . Tomorrow / Saturday Oct. 26 there will be crafts and games,  for ages 2 - 5.

 No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Saturday October 26, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Event for Kids

Celebrate "The Very Hungry Caterpillar's" 50th Birthday! We're having a fun event with crafts and games.

Best for ages 2 - 5, but open to children of all ages.

 No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Celebrate "The Very Hungry Caterpillar's" 50th Birthday! We're having a fun event with crafts and games.

Best for ages 2 - 5, but open to children of all ages.

 No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Witchy Plants

If you're in grades 6-12, join us for a spooky craft!  We will be making Witchy Plants to decorate your home, locker, or anywhere you decorate for Halloween.  And don't worry, they're all fake plants!  So no experience needed.

Registration Required.

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Teen Room - lower level
There are 15 spaces available.

If you're in grades 6-12, join us for a spooky craft!  We will be making Witchy Plants to decorate your home, locker, or anywhere you decorate for Halloween.  And don't worry, they're all fake plants!  So no experience needed.

Registration Required.

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Teen Room - lower level

There are 15 spaces available.

Monday October 28, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Red Ribbon Storytime ages 3-6

Red Ribbon Storytimes will be held today at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.  The program, presented by the Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use, will include a craft activity and is one of many community activities taking place during Red Ribbon Week (October 23 – 31, 2019).  Themes of community and caring make it just right for children ages 3 to 6.

 Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4426  estrachan@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Red Ribbon Storytimes will be held today at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.  The program, presented by the Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use, will include a craft activity and is one of many community activities taking place during Red Ribbon Week (October 23 – 31, 2019).  Themes of community and caring make it just right for children ages 3 to 6.

 Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4426
  estrachan@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: 1919 at 100

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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11:00 AM - 11:40 AM
Red Ribbon Storytime ages 3-6

  Red Ribbon Storytimes will be held today at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.  The program, presented by the Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use, will include a craft activity and is one of many community activities taking place during Red Ribbon Week (October 23 – 31, 2019).  Themes of community and caring make it just right for little ones ages 3 to 6.

 Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4426  estrachan@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

  Red Ribbon Storytimes will be held today at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.  The program, presented by the Braintree Community Partnership on Substance Use, will include a craft activity and is one of many community activities taking place during Red Ribbon Week (October 23 – 31, 2019).  Themes of community and caring make it just right for little ones ages 3 to 6.

 Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4426
  estrachan@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: Another Look at the Power of Myth

Another Look at the Power of Myth: Bill Moyers Famous Interviews with Joseph Campbell

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Another Look at the Power of Myth: Bill Moyers Famous Interviews with Joseph Campbell

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Trivia Night at the Library

Trivia Night! The theme is "Fall Fun". Program is geared towards adults, but teens and family teams are welcome. Register here or by calling Laurie at 781-848-0405 x4430. Register a team or get matched with a team when you arrive. We expect the reigning champions will show up to defend their title!

Fun, friendly, low-key competition with small prizes for winning teams. Sponsored by the Friends of Thayer Public Library.

CONTACT: Laurie Cavanaugh  781-848-0405 x4430  lcavanaugh@ocln.org
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Trivia Night! The theme is "Fall Fun". Program is geared towards adults, but teens and family teams are welcome. Register here or by calling Laurie at 781-848-0405 x4430. Register a team or get matched with a team when you arrive. We expect the reigning champions will show up to defend their title!

Fun, friendly, low-key competition with small prizes for winning teams. Sponsored by the Friends of Thayer Public Library.

CONTACT:
  Laurie Cavanaugh
  781.848.0405 x4430
  lcavanaugh@ocln.org

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level


Tuesday October 29, 2019
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9:15 AM - 9:35 AM
Book Babies Infants - 13 months

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth is for Infants - 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers.It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program. We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth is for Infants - 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers.It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program. We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Toddler Storytime 13 -24 months

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI:1919 at 100

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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2:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Teen Tuesdays

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
There are 25 spaces available.

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Trick or Treat, Signs & Sweets

Trick or Treat, Signs & Sweets

Tuesday October 29th - 6:30-7:30pm in the Children’s Room - Program for ages 3+

Before you go out Trick or Treating, stop into the library for some candy and some fun!  We’re going to have teen-run treat stations that will teach you a fall-themed ASL (American Sign language) sign and earn you a treat. We will also have games and crafts for trick or treaters.  

 

Costumes are welcome (but not required)!  There will NOT be face paint this year (sorry!)

Allergen-friendly candy available. Please contact the Children's Department for further information.  

 

 

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4425  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Trick or Treat, Signs & Sweets

Tuesday October 29th - 6:30-7:30pm in the Children’s Room - Program for ages 3+

Before you go out Trick or Treating, stop into the library for some candy and some fun!  We’re going to have teen-run treat stations that will teach you a fall-themed ASL (American Sign language) sign and earn you a treat. We will also have games and crafts for trick or treaters.  

 

Costumes are welcome (but not required)!  There will NOT be face paint this year (sorry!)

Allergen-friendly candy available. Please contact the Children's Department for further information.  

 

 

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4425
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Hawthorne Condominiums Annual Meeting
CONTACT: Corinne Getchall  617-212-2974  team@modicaassociates.com
CONTACT:
  Corinne Getchall
  617.212.2974
  team@modicaassociates.com

Wednesday October 30, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime for ages 3 - 5

 Halloween is the theme of today's storytime, for ages 3 - 5.Children may wear a costume if like. Cathie will present some longer stories, songs, and do a craft. Best for ages 3- 5 and their siblings.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

 Halloween is the theme of today's storytime, for ages 3 - 5.Children may wear a costume if like. Cathie will present some longer stories, songs, and do a craft. Best for ages 3- 5 and their siblings.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: Evolution of U.S. Federal Acts and Immigration Laws

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
OLLI Brown Bag Lunch Lecture

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Hold room Q&A event
CONTACT: Laurie Castignetti
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
CONTACT:
  Laurie Castignetti
  
  

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Thursday October 31, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: The 4th Amendment

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: Opera on the Big Screen

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Scrabble

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT: Reference   781-848-0405 x4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Lower Level

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT:
  Reference 
  781.848.0405 x4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Lower Level

Friday November 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Block Playtime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Come by Fridays anytime 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Come by Fridays anytime 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

Saturday November 2, 2019
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11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Coffee with Local Authors
A panel of local authors will talk about their writing and publishing experiences on Saturday, November 2, 11:00 am-12:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public.
  • Joseph Hart & Bridget Hart-Kenney (Braintree)
    Papa's Past (a memoir of growing up in Charlestown)
  • Nicole Asselin (Abington, formerly of Braintree)
    Murder at First Pitch (first in a new mystery series)
  • Marie Fricker (Scituate)
    All in My Head: How a Hypochondriac Beat Brain Cancer
Books will be made available for purchase by the authors. No purchase is necessary to attend. Complimentary light refreshments will be served. Program will be held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level, accessible to all.
 
Read local and support our local authors!
CONTACT: Laurie Cavanaugh  781-848-0405 x4430  lcavanaugh@ocln.org
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
A panel of local authors will talk about their writing and publishing experiences on Saturday, November 2, 11:00 am-12:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public.
  • Joseph Hart & Bridget Hart-Kenney (Braintree)
    Papa's Past (a memoir of growing up in Charlestown)
  • Nicole Asselin (Abington, formerly of Braintree)
    Murder at First Pitch (first in a new mystery series)
  • Marie Fricker (Scituate)
    All in My Head: How a Hypochondriac Beat Brain Cancer
Books will be made available for purchase by the authors. No purchase is necessary to attend. Complimentary light refreshments will be served. Program will be held in Logan Auditorium on the Upper Level, accessible to all.
 
Read local and support our local authors!
CONTACT:
  Laurie Cavanaugh
  781.848.0405 x4430
  lcavanaugh@ocln.org

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Monday November 4, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Storytime ages 2 & 3

Fall Storytimes for Children ages 2 & 3, continue through today Nov. 4.Then they start up again on Nov. 18 through Dec. 9. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Storytimes for Children ages 2 & 3, continue through today Nov. 4.Then they start up again on Nov. 18 through Dec. 9. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
FSS Program for Braintree Housing
CONTACT: Roxi Duarte  781-848-1484, x203
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level
CONTACT:
  Roxi Duarte
  781.848.1484, x203
  

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Storytime ages 2 & 3

Fall Storytimes for Children ages 2 & 3, continue through today Nov. 4.The Library is closed for Veteran's Day Nov. 11, so they start up again on Nov. 18 through Dec. 9. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Storytimes for Children ages 2 & 3, continue through today Nov. 4.The Library is closed for Veteran's Day Nov. 11, so they start up again on Nov. 18 through Dec. 9. They will hear stories, sing songs, do some movement and a craft. Siblings are always welcome.Storytime with Elisabeth will be offered at 10:00 am and 11:00 am.

Held in the beautiful Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI : Another Look at the Power of Myth

Another Look at the Power of Myth: Bill Moyers Famous Interviews with Joseph Campbell

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI Office  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Another Look at the Power of Myth: Bill Moyers Famous Interviews with Joseph Campbell

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI Office
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Tuesday November 5, 2019
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9:15 AM - 9:35 AM
Book Babies Infants - 13 months

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth - for Infants through 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. through Nov. 5. We skip the week of Nov. 12 and continue Nov. 19 through Dec. 10. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers.It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Book Babies with Elisabeth - for Infants through 13 months, and their caregivers and siblings, on Tuesday mornings. through Nov. 5. We skip the week of Nov. 12 and continue Nov. 19 through Dec. 10. The little ones will hear some short stories, lots of songs. Meet other little ones and their caregivers.It's 20 minutes of fun. Start a love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

We're starting a separate Toddler Storytime for 13 - 24 months that will be held Tuesdays at 10 am, right after Book Babies. Bring your little one to the time that works best for you!

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Toddler Storytime 13 -24 months

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. All our Storytimes skip next week and resume the week of  Nov. 18 through the week of Dec. 9. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Fall Toddler Storytime with Elisabeth is brand new. For toddlers 13 months - 24 months, and their siblings, on Tuesday mornings at 10:00. All our Storytimes skip next week and resume the week of  Nov. 18 through the week of Dec. 9. The little ones will hear some short stories, songs and do some movement. Then they can enjoy informal playtime on the floor, so they can meet and interact with other little ones. Start their love of books and the library early, with this fun program.

Held in the Children's Room. No sign-ups needed.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
OLLI: Best of Cleveland Art Sessions @

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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2:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Teen Tuesdays

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
There are 25 spaces available.

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

There are 25 spaces available.

Wednesday November 6, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime for ages 3 - 5

 Fall Storytimes continue through today Nov. 6, for ages 3 - 5. All our Storytimes skip next week, and resume the week of Nov. 18 through the week of Dec. 9.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

 Fall Storytimes continue through today Nov. 6, for ages 3 - 5. All our Storytimes skip next week, and resume the week of Nov. 18 through the week of Dec. 9.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI:Climate Change : The Facts and the Future

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: Travels in South America, Europe and Asia

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Crafts with Cathie ages 5 up

 Today make a fun scarecrow. Crafts with Cathie are after school. They are for ages 5 up. Today's is held in the Children's Room.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

 Today make a fun scarecrow. Crafts with Cathie are after school. They are for ages 5 up. Today's is held in the Children's Room.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Town of Braintree
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
Thursday November 7, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: The 4th Amendment

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tunnel Time for ages 2 - 4

Tunnel Time!  For ages 2 - 4. A variety of colorful nylon tunnels will be set out for young ones to crawl through.  Tunnel Time for toddlers and preschoolers is an informal happening that provides opportunity for developing gross motor (large muscle) skills and a relaxed setting to interact with other little ones - to build social skills and learn about taking turns.

Stop in anytime from 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Tunnel Time!  For ages 2 - 4. A variety of colorful nylon tunnels will be set out for young ones to crawl through.  Tunnel Time for toddlers and preschoolers is an informal happening that provides opportunity for developing gross motor (large muscle) skills and a relaxed setting to interact with other little ones - to build social skills and learn about taking turns.

Stop in anytime from 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI : Zentangle for Intermediates

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. 

Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information.

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Love & Limits Positive Discipline for Parents

Love & Limits - Positive Discipline workshop for parents. Presented by parenting expert Jane Murray. Sometimes it is difficult to know when to be firm and when to ignore behaviors. What are some best practices to set limits for your children?

 Held in Logan Auditorium.  No sign-ups needed. This workshop is for adults only, no children please. For more info contact Joan at jrodeck@qcap.org.

Co-sponsored by Braintree Quincy Family Network, a program of QCAP (Quincy Community Action Programs). Funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Dept of Early Education and Care through a Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.

 

    
 

CONTACT: Children's Dept.  781 848-0405 x4425  estrachan@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Love & Limits - Positive Discipline workshop for parents. Presented by parenting expert Jane Murray. Sometimes it is difficult to know when to be firm and when to ignore behaviors. What are some best practices to set limits for your children?

 Held in Logan Auditorium.  No sign-ups needed. This workshop is for adults only, no children please. For more info contact Joan at jrodeck@qcap.org.

Co-sponsored by Braintree Quincy Family Network, a program of QCAP (Quincy Community Action Programs). Funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Dept of Early Education and Care through a Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.

 

    
 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept.
  781 848.0405 x4425
  estrachan@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Scrabble

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT: Reference   781-848-0405 x4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Lower Level

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Like to play Scrabble?

Join us every Thursday night for open Scrabble play. Come alone or bring a friend. All players are welcome!

Play starts promptly at 6:30PM September through mid-June and at 6:00PM during mid-June through August.

CONTACT:
  Reference 
  781.848.0405 x4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Lower Level

Friday November 8, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Block Playtime for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Come by Fridays anytime 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Join us for Block Play!  Blocks and DUPLOs will be set out at this weekly informal Play Time for toddlers and preschoolers to use, create with. Is a good opportunity for them to interact with other little ones, building social skills.

Come by Fridays anytime 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

Saturday November 9, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Surviving the Season: Get Organized for the Holidays!

Tips, techniques, shortcuts, & tried and true ideas from a professional organizer that help you to enjoy the holiday season.

 

 

Marilyn Cruickshank is the owner of Creative Simplicity Organizing & Productivity, LLC. SInce 2009, she has proved an array of decluttering, organizing, and downsizing services to individuals, families and small business. Marilyn is a Board Member of the New England Chapter of National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO)

CONTACT: Reference Desk  781-848-0405 X4417  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Tips, techniques, shortcuts, & tried and true ideas from a professional organizer that help you to enjoy the holiday season.

 

 

Marilyn Cruickshank is the owner of Creative Simplicity Organizing & Productivity, LLC. SInce 2009, she has proved an array of decluttering, organizing, and downsizing services to individuals, families and small business. Marilyn is a Board Member of the New England Chapter of National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO)

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  781.848.0405 X4417
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Teen Advisory Group
Want to make a difference? Want to help plan teen library programs?  Join the library’s Teen Advisory Group to earn volunteer hours and work on fun projects for the library. 

For teens in grades 6-12. Registration Required

 
CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: YA Room
There are 15 spaces available.
Want to make a difference? Want to help plan teen library programs?  Join the library’s Teen Advisory Group to earn volunteer hours and work on fun projects for the library. 

For teens in grades 6-12. Registration Required

 
CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: YA Room

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Teen-Run Bullet Journaling

Teen-Run Bullet Journaling— Saturday September 14th, October 12th, & November 9th hang out and destress with us at the library as we plan our monthly calendars!  Get some ideas about how to plan your own, or borrow ideas from others.  Open to beginners and pros alike! 

Please bring your own journals, we will supply everything else.  If you cannot bring your own journal, blank pages will be provided for you.

This program is organized by Teen Advisory Group volunteers and meets monthly in the Teen Room right after Teen Advisory Group.  

Registration is required, drop-ins welcome.  Program for grades 6-12

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: YA Room
There are 15 spaces available.

Teen-Run Bullet Journaling— Saturday September 14th, October 12th, & November 9th hang out and destress with us at the library as we plan our monthly calendars!  Get some ideas about how to plan your own, or borrow ideas from others.  Open to beginners and pros alike! 

Please bring your own journals, we will supply everything else.  If you cannot bring your own journal, blank pages will be provided for you.

This program is organized by Teen Advisory Group volunteers and meets monthly in the Teen Room right after Teen Advisory Group.  

Registration is required, drop-ins welcome.  Program for grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: YA Room

There are 15 spaces available.

Monday November 11, 2019
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Library Closed

for Veterans' Day

Tuesday November 12, 2019
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2:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Teen Tuesdays

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level
There are 25 spaces available.

If you're a teen in grades 6-12, you might want to stop in to Logan!  Bring a friend, bring your snack, and drop by after school to play awesome games with cool people.  Combination video games on the Nintendo Switch and a chill space with comfy carpet squares or tables.  You can even work on homework or ask another teen there to study with you. 

Meets every Tuesday in Logan Auditorium. NEW TIME: 2:15-4:15PM

Want a reminder for this program?  Click on the Register button to get a reminder email.  Registration isn't required for this program, but it helps!

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

There are 25 spaces available.

 
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6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
College Planning Workshop

Cornerstone Collegiate Planning offers a free College Planning Workshop

CONTACT: Maureen Chasson  508-439-9245  machasson@comcast.net
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

Cornerstone Collegiate Planning offers a free College Planning Workshop

CONTACT:
  Maureen Chasson
  508.439.9245
  machasson@comcast.net

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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7:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Second Tuesday Book Club

New Meeting Room! The Second Tuesday Book Club is now meeting in the Reading Room on the Main Level.

Image result for this is how it always isBook club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

Tonight's discussion is on Laurie Frankel's This is How it Always Is.

All readers are always welcome!

CONTACT: Priscilla Crane  781-848-0405 ex.4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

New Meeting Room! The Second Tuesday Book Club is now meeting in the Reading Room on the Main Level.

Image result for this is how it always isBook club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion.

Tonight's discussion is on Laurie Frankel's This is How it Always Is.

All readers are always welcome!

CONTACT:
  Priscilla Crane
  781.848.0405 ex.4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

Wednesday November 13, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: Climate Change : the Facts and the Future

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Brown Bag Book Club

This month's selection is Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver.

Feel free to bring your hot or cold bottled or covered beverages (and lunch or a snack, if desired) and join us in the Reading Room on the Main Level to talk about the monthly selection. Hot and cold beverages and vending machine snacks are also available for purchase in the Friends' Cafe. The Brown Bag Book Club meets every month on the second Wednesday at noon.

“In Unsheltered, two families in two centuries come to terms with great personal and societal change on the same property, located in Vineland, N.J.”— Publishers Weekly

Book club books are available at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting date and are due back on the day of the discussion. New members are always welcome. Audio and large-print copies of the title are also available.

CONTACT: Laurie Cavanaugh  781-848-0405 x4430  lcavanaugh@ocln.org
LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

This month's selection is Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver.

Feel free to bring your hot or cold bottled or covered beverages (and lunch or a snack, if desired) and join us in the Reading Room on the Main Level to talk about the monthly selection. Hot and cold beverages and vending machine snacks are also available for purchase in the Friends' Cafe. The Brown Bag Book Club meets every month on the second Wednesday at noon.

“In Unsheltered, two families in two centuries come to terms with great personal and societal change on the same property, located in Vineland, N.J.”— Publishers Weekly

Book club books are available at the Circulation Desk one month before the meeting date and are due back on the day of the discussion. New members are always welcome. Audio and large-print copies of the title are also available.

CONTACT:
  Laurie Cavanaugh
  781.848.0405 x4430
  lcavanaugh@ocln.org

LOCATION: Reading Room - Main Level

 
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1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
OLLI: Travels in South America, Europe and Asia

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Chapter Chatters: Middle School Book Club

Chapter Chatters

You're invited to our fun book club event!  Wednesday, November 13th - 2:30-3:10pm - South Middle School, Ms. Proulx's Room - "Drama" by Raina Telgemeir

SmalPlease join us for books, popcorn, and a fun book chat! Don't have the book? Stop by the Thayer Public Library and ask for the middle school book club pick!

Question? Please email Teen Librarian Christina at cdufour@braintreema.gov or Middle School Librarian Deb Vose at dvose@braintreeschools.org

And make sure to register so we know how many snacks to bring!

Please note, this collaborative program will be held at South Middle School NOT Thayer Public Library and is for grades 6-8 only.

CONTACT: Christina  781-848-0405 x4415  cdufour@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: YA Room
There are 15 spaces available.

Chapter Chatters

You're invited to our fun book club event!  Wednesday, November 13th - 2:30-3:10pm - South Middle School, Ms. Proulx's Room - "Drama" by Raina Telgemeir

SmalPlease join us for books, popcorn, and a fun book chat! Don't have the book? Stop by the Thayer Public Library and ask for the middle school book club pick!

Question? Please email Teen Librarian Christina at cdufour@braintreema.gov or Middle School Librarian Deb Vose at dvose@braintreeschools.org

And make sure to register so we know how many snacks to bring!

Please note, this collaborative program will be held at South Middle School NOT Thayer Public Library and is for grades 6-8 only.

CONTACT:
  Christina
  781.848.0405 x4415
  cdufour@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: YA Room

There are 15 spaces available.

 
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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
Reader's Theater ages 8-11

Come have fun at Reader's Theater, for ages 8 - 11.  Each month, we'll read at least one short play, and kids get to choose. Every few months, the kids will vote for the one they like best. Then we'll focus on the chosen script to practice, make quick costumes for and the kids that are available will present it at a future Saturday storytime, or during a vacation. All children ages 8 - 11 are welcome, even if they can't attend every month. Come to one session, or come to all! Library staff Elisabeth and Cathie create a friendly, welcoming environment, for kids to have creative fun.

CONTACT: Children's Dept  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Come have fun at Reader's Theater, for ages 8 - 11.  Each month, we'll read at least one short play, and kids get to choose. Every few months, the kids will vote for the one they like best. Then we'll focus on the chosen script to practice, make quick costumes for and the kids that are available will present it at a future Saturday storytime, or during a vacation. All children ages 8 - 11 are welcome, even if they can't attend every month. Come to one session, or come to all! Library staff Elisabeth and Cathie create a friendly, welcoming environment, for kids to have creative fun.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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6:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Movie Night!


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This month we are featuring Red Joan starring Judi Dench and Sophie Cookson.

Trademark Films, Rated: R,  1 hour & 41 minutes

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

CONTACT: Reference Desk  781-848-0405 x4417  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level


Image result for red joanJoin us for a showing of a Newly-Released-on-DVD movie each month.

This month we are featuring Red Joan starring Judi Dench and Sophie Cookson.

Trademark Films, Rated: R,  1 hour & 41 minutes

The first 100 people will fit in the room.
 
Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

 
 

CONTACT:
  Reference Desk
  781.848.0405  x4417
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

Thursday November 14, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
OLLI: The 4th Amendment

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT: OLLI UMass Boston  617-287-7312  ollireg@gmail.com
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. To register call 617-287-7312 or email ollireg@gmail.com for more information

CONTACT:
  OLLI UMass Boston
  617.287.7312
  ollireg@gmail.com

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium - upper level

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tunnel Time for ages 2 - 4

Tunnel Time!  For ages 2 - 4. A variety of colorful nylon tunnels will be set out for young ones to crawl through.  Tunnel Time for toddlers and preschoolers is an informal happening that provides opportunity for developing gross motor (large muscle) skills and a relaxed setting to interact with other little ones - to build social skills and learn about taking turns.

Stop in anytime from 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Room  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

Tunnel Time!  For ages 2 - 4. A variety of colorful nylon tunnels will be set out for young ones to crawl through.  Tunnel Time for toddlers and preschoolers is an informal happening that provides opportunity for developing gross motor (large muscle) skills and a relaxed setting to interact with other little ones - to build social skills and learn about taking turns.

Stop in anytime from 10:00 am to noon, in the beautifully renovated Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Afternoon Movie - Newly Released on DVD

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

CONTACT: Priscilla Crane  781-848-0405  brref@ocln.org
LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

Joins us for a repeat showing of last night's Newly-Released-on-DVD program.

CONTACT:
  Priscilla Crane
  781.848.0405
  brref@ocln.org

LOCATION: Logan Auditorium, upper level

 
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3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
LEGO Kids age 5 - 11

LEGO Kids! LEGOs will be available to use at this after school program. Children can create and use their imagination. For children age 5 - 11. Held in the Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT: Children's Dept  781 848-0405 x4425  referencedesk@braintreema.gov
LOCATION: Childrens Room

LEGO Kids! LEGOs will be available to use at this after school program. Children can create and use their imagination. For children age 5 - 11. Held in the Children's Room. No sign-up needed.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  781 848.0405 x4425
  referencedesk@braintreema.gov

LOCATION: Childrens Room

 
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4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Home-seller Workshop
CONTACT: Christina  781-829-2003