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Wednesday September 22, 2021
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Mother Goose at Ellsworth McAfee Park
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the covered pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 years. Join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments, puppets, and other props to further children's early learning skills. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Mother Goose reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Graphic Novel Book Club on the Library Lawn
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Join us outside the library for this book club all about graphic novels. Read a graphic novel each month then come to the meeting to discuss it and make a craft or play a game. This program is for kids in grades 3-5.

This month we will be reading Animorphs: The Invasion.

Parents and caregivers for those younger than 10 must remain on the library premises while their children participate in this independent book club. Books will be available to check out in advance in the Children's Room. Registration is required

This book club will meet one Wednesday each month. We tentatively plan to move future sessions indoors as we lose the evening daylight. Register once for all sessions. Space is very limited at this program. If you find you can no longer attend monthly book club meetings, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled or postponed in the event of rain and severe weather.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
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T.A.G. (Teen Advisory Group)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

T.A.G. meets once a month to discuss all things Teen. T.A.G. plans Teen events and helps the Teen Librarian choose new materials for the Teen Room. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome. No registration required. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday September 23, 2021
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Music Mashup at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Music Mashup. Designed for children ages 2 through 5 and their whole family, this program invites children to explore movement through music, use instruments and other manipulatives, and enjoy a story or two together. 

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Music Mashup reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Friday September 24, 2021
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Toddler Time at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Toddler Time. This storytime is filled with age- and developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, movement activities, and fingerplay that build your child's early literacy skills. For children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult! No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Toddler Time reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Saturday September 25, 2021
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Crafternoon Kits
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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Drop by the library every Saturday to pick up the materials for a fun new art project! 

Crafternoon kits are available for pick up from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm on Saturdays or while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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Color Me A Story on the Library Lawn
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join outside the library this Saturday for storytime! Drop in for a quick story and color a themed coloring page. For families with children ages 2 through 6. Registration is required.

Space is very limited at this program. If you no longer can make it, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled in the event of rain and severe weather. 

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
There are 8 spaces available.
Tuesday September 28, 2021
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Preschool Explorers at Ellsworth McAfee
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Ms. Carly under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Preschool Explorers, a storytime designed for preschoolers to explore a STEAM related concept through stories, songs, and an activity or demonstration. This program is best suited for children ages 4-5, although siblings and grown ups are welcome to join the fun if they'd like. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Preschool Explorers reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Wednesday September 29, 2021
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Mother Goose at Ellsworth McAfee Park
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the covered pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 years. Join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments, puppets, and other props to further children's early learning skills. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Mother Goose reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
Thursday September 30, 2021
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Music Mashup at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Music Mashup. Designed for children ages 2 through 5 and their whole family, this program invites children to explore movement through music, use instruments and other manipulatives, and enjoy a story or two together. 

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Music Mashup reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Friday October 1, 2021
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Toddler Time at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Toddler Time. This storytime is filled with age- and developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, movement activities, and fingerplay that build your child's early literacy skills. For children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult! No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Toddler Time reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Saturday October 2, 2021
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Crafternoon Kits
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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Drop by the library every Saturday to pick up the materials for a fun new art project! 

Crafternoon kits are available for pick up from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm on Saturdays or while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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Mother Goose on the Library Lawn
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us this Saturday outside the library for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 

years. We'll sing, rhyme and bounce along with musical instruments, puppets, and other props. Registration is required.

Space is very limited at this program. If you no longer can make it, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines. We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled in the event of rain and severe weather. 

 
CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
There are 11 spaces available.
Monday October 4, 2021
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Drop in Gaming
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Stop by the Teen Room and play a game or two on the Nintendo Switch.  No registration is required.  This program is for Teens in grades 6-12.  All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Teen Room
 
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Get Motivated to Job Search!
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The job search process can easily drain your motivation. When your motivation bottoms out, it can lead to a vicious cycle that leads to a long and tiresome search due to a lack of focus and drive. Don’t let yourself get caught in the cycle! In this interactive workshop, Joyce Mandel, Employment Skills Trainer, will discuss how to get motivated and stay motivated while job seeking. Join us on Zoom, and get motivated!

This program is free but advance registration is required. The Zoom link will be emailed to all registrants prior to the program. 

CONTACT:  Adult Services  508-393-5025 ext. 5  adults@northboroughlibrary.org
There are 16 spaces available.
Tuesday October 5, 2021
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Preschool Explorers at Ellsworth McAfee
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Ms. Carly under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Preschool Explorers, a storytime designed for preschoolers to explore a STEAM related concept through stories, songs, and an activity or demonstration. This program is best suited for children ages 4-5, although siblings and grown ups are welcome to join the fun if they'd like. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Preschool Explorers reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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PJ Storytime on ZOOM
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Get dressed in your pajama best and join Ms. Lindsay for a bedtime themed storytime. Bring your favorite stuffed animal and enjoy cozy stories to end the night right.

This program is intended for families with children ages 2 to 6.

We will be hosting this special story time on Zoom! Register here, and a link to the Zoom meeting will be sent to your email with additional information.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Virtual Meeting
Wednesday October 6, 2021
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Mother Goose at Ellsworth McAfee Park
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the covered pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 years. Join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments, puppets, and other props to further children's early learning skills. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Mother Goose reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab.  All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
There are 6 spaces available.
Thursday October 7, 2021
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Music Mashup at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Music Mashup. Designed for children ages 2 through 5 and their whole family, this program invites children to explore movement through music, use instruments and other manipulatives, and enjoy a story or two together. 

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Music Mashup reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Friday October 8, 2021
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Toddler Time at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Toddler Time. This storytime is filled with age- and developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, movement activities, and fingerplay that build your child's early literacy skills. For children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult! No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Toddler Time reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Saturday October 9, 2021
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Crafternoon Kits
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

crafternoon

Drop by the library every Saturday to pick up the materials for a fun new art project! 

Crafternoon kits are available for pick up from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm on Saturdays or while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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Music Mashup Remix on the Library Lawn
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us this Saturday outside the library for an engaging and interactive program developed for families with children ages 2 through 5. We will use instruments, scarves, and other manipulatives while we read, dance to music, and make some noise! This is a remix of our weekly Music Mashup program with different songs and activities. Registration is required.

Space is very limited at this program. If you no longer can make it, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled in the event of rain and severe weather. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
There are 10 spaces available.
Tuesday October 12, 2021
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Preschool Explorers at Ellsworth McAfee
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Ms. Carly under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Preschool Explorers, a storytime designed for preschoolers to explore a STEAM related concept through stories, songs, and an activity or demonstration. This program is best suited for children ages 4-5, although siblings and grown ups are welcome to join the fun if they'd like. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Preschool Explorers reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Wednesday October 13, 2021
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Mother Goose at Ellsworth McAfee Park
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the covered pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 years. Join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments, puppets, and other props to further children's early learning skills. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Mother Goose reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab.  All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
There are 6 spaces available.
Thursday October 14, 2021
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Music Mashup at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Music Mashup. Designed for children ages 2 through 5 and their whole family, this program invites children to explore movement through music, use instruments and other manipulatives, and enjoy a story or two together. 

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Music Mashup reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Friday October 15, 2021
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Toddler Time at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Toddler Time. This storytime is filled with age- and developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, movement activities, and fingerplay that build your child's early literacy skills. For children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult! No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Toddler Time reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Family Magic Show at Ellsworth McAfee
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us at Ellsworth McAfee for a family magic show! Steven Craig’s magic shows for children and families never fail to engage and excite audiences with his off-the-charts energy, laugh-out-loud comedy, and tons of audience participation.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Registration is requested. This event will be postponed or cancelled in the case of rain or severe weather.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Saturday October 16, 2021
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Crafternoon Kits
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

crafternoon

Drop by the library every Saturday to pick up the materials for a fun new art project! 

Crafternoon kits are available for pick up from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm on Saturdays or while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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Teen Take and Make Black Cat Craft
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Stop by the library and grab a Take and Make kit!! This month's kit features a black cat paper craft! Each kit includes black, yellow and pink paper. You will need to supply your own glue stick and scissors. These kits are designed for Teens in grades 6-12. Kits will be available in a bin in the Teen Room while supplies last. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Teen Room
 
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Stories, Songs, & Stretches on the Library Lawn
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us this Saturday outside the library! Kids and their parents or caregivers are invited to play together through stories, songs and yoga shapes. No experience necessary! This program is best suited to families with children ages 4 through 7. Registration is required.

Space is very limited at this program. If you no longer can make it, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled in the event of rain and severe weather. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
Registration will begin on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 9:30 AM     
 
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Dungeons & Dragons for Beginners and Beyond
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Are you an experienced D&D player? New to the world of D&D and want to learn more? Join our D&D Club where you will learn the basics and play with some new friends! Players of all levels are welcome, no experience required.  All Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.  Registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 19 spaces available.
Monday October 18, 2021
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
There are 6 spaces available.
Tuesday October 19, 2021
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Preschool Explorers at Ellsworth McAfee
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Ms. Carly under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Preschool Explorers, a storytime designed for preschoolers to explore a STEAM related concept through stories, songs, and an activity or demonstration. This program is best suited for children ages 4-5, although siblings and grown ups are welcome to join the fun if they'd like. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Preschool Explorers reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Beginning Reader Book Club on the Library Lawn
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Join us outside the library for this book club is for newly independent readers to practice reading out loud by working through a story together in a small group. Best suited to kindergarten-aged children. Parents and caregivers must remain on the library premises while their children participate in this independent book club. Books will be available to check out in advance in the Children's Room. Registration is required

This book club will meet on the third Tuesday of each month. Register once for all sessions. Space is very limited at this program. If you find you can no longer attend monthly book club meetings, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled in the event of rain and severe weather. 

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CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
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PJ Storytime on ZOOM
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Get dressed in your pajama best and join Ms. Lindsay for a bedtime themed storytime. Bring your favorite stuffed animal and enjoy cozy stories to end the night right.

This program is intended for families with children ages 2 to 6.

We will be hosting this special story time on Zoom! Register here, and a link to the Zoom meeting will be sent to your email with additional information.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Virtual Meeting
Wednesday October 20, 2021
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Mother Goose at Ellsworth McAfee Park
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the covered pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 years. Join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments, puppets, and other props to further children's early learning skills. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Mother Goose reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Graphic Novel Book Club
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

Join us for this book club all about graphic novels. Read a graphic novel each month then come to the meeting to discuss it and make a craft or play a game. This program is for kids in grades 3-5.

Parents and caregivers for those younger than 10 must remain on the library premises while their children participate in this independent book club. Books will be available to check out in advance in the Children's Room. Registration is required

This book club will meet on the third Wednesday of each month. Register once for all sessions. Space is very limited at this program. If you find you can no longer attend monthly book club meetings, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and practice social distancing while participating in our events.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
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Graphic Novel Book Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This month we are reading Sheets by Brenna Thummler.  Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome.  Registration is required.  Don't forget to stop by the Teen Desk to pick up a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Teen Room
There are 15 spaces available.
Thursday October 21, 2021
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Music Mashup at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Music Mashup. Designed for children ages 2 through 5 and their whole family, this program invites children to explore movement through music, use instruments and other manipulatives, and enjoy a story or two together. 

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Music Mashup reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Friday October 22, 2021
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Toddler Time at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Toddler Time. This storytime is filled with age- and developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, movement activities, and fingerplay that build your child's early literacy skills. For children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult! No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Toddler Time reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Saturday October 23, 2021
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Crafternoon Kits
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

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Drop by the library every Saturday to pick up the materials for a fun new art project! 

Crafternoon kits are available for pick up from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm on Saturdays or while supplies last.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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Color Me A Story on the Library Lawn
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join outside the library this Saturday for storytime! Drop in for a quick story and color a themed coloring page. For families with children ages 2 through 6. Registration is required.

Space is very limited at this program. If you no longer can make it, please let us know as  soon as possible so we can admit another interested party.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events. This event will be cancelled in the event of rain and severe weather. 

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Library Lawn
Registration will begin on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 9:30 AM     
Monday October 25, 2021
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Resume Writing and Review
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 

 

Career Specialist Gary Gekow will show you how to write an effective and eye-catching resumé that will help you land an interview and get the job you want.  Following this workshop, participants are invited to email Gary their resumé for a professional review. 

This program will be held in the library meeting room. All participants are required to wear a mask while attending the program. 

CONTACT:  adults@northboroughlibrary.org  508-393-5025 ext. 5  adults@northboroughlibrary.org
There are 20 spaces available.
 
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Teen Pumpkin Decorating
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Bring your creativity and decorate a pumpkin!  We will be using sharpies to decorate the pumpkins. Each participant will be given a pumpkin to decorate.  This program is for Teens in grades 6-12.  Registration is required. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Conference Room
Registration will begin on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 12:01 AM     
Tuesday October 26, 2021
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Preschool Explorers at Ellsworth McAfee
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Ms. Carly under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Preschool Explorers, a storytime designed for preschoolers to explore a STEAM related concept through stories, songs, and an activity or demonstration. This program is best suited for children ages 4-5, although siblings and grown ups are welcome to join the fun if they'd like. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Preschool Explorers reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Wednesday October 27, 2021
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Mother Goose at Ellsworth McAfee Park
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the covered pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Mother Goose on the Loose, an early literacy program for children ages birth through 2 years. Join us for a story, songs, rhymes, bouncing, and fingerplays! We will use musical instruments, puppets, and other props to further children's early learning skills. No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Mother Goose reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.    

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  (508) 393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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T.A.G. (Teen Advisory Group)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

T.A.G. meets once a month to discuss all things Teen. T.A.G. plans Teen events and helps the Teen Librarian choose new materials for the Teen Room. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome. No registration required. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Thursday October 28, 2021
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Music Mashup at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee Park for a special edition of Music Mashup. Designed for children ages 2 through 5 and their whole family, this program invites children to explore movement through music, use instruments and other manipulatives, and enjoy a story or two together. 

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Music Mashup reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
 
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Not So Scary Stories with John Porcino at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join renowned storyteller/musician John Porcinoat Ellsworth McAfee as he shares some "Not Too Scary Stories". He will spin a handful of his most beloved seasonal tales and songs for young children. Expect stories, songs, music and a playful touch of audience participation.

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

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Registration is requested. This event will be postponed or cancelled in the case of rain or severe weather.

CONTACT:  Children's Services Staff  508-393-5025 x.4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Friday October 29, 2021
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Toddler Time at Ellsworth McAfee
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Join us under the pavilion at Ellsworth McAfee for a special edition of Toddler Time. This storytime is filled with age- and developmentally-appropriate stories, songs, movement activities, and fingerplay that build your child's early literacy skills. For children ages 2 and 3 years old with a favorite adult! No registration required.

Please continue to help protect our town’s children until they are eligible for vaccines.  We respectfully request that you wear a mask and/or practice social distancing while participating in our events.

Storytime will be held rain or shine under the covered pavilion. This event may be cancelled in the case of severe weather. You can register below to receive Toddler Time reminders and be notified of cancellations. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.

CONTACT:  Children's Room Staff  508-393-5025 x. 4  childrens@northboroughlibrary.org
LOCATION: Ellsworth McAfee
Saturday October 30, 2021
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Dungeons & Dragons for Beginners and Beyond
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Are you an experienced D&D player? New to the world of D&D and want to learn more? Join our D&D Club where you will learn the basics and play with some new friends! Players of all levels are welcome, no experience required.  All Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.  Registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Internet Cafe
There are 20 spaces available.
Wednesday November 3, 2021
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
Registration will begin on Monday, October 18, 2021 at 12:01 AM     
Monday November 8, 2021
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THE IMPORTANCE OF LINKEDIN
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Did you know that there are over 700 million LinkedIn users worldwide? Two people join LinkedIn every second of every day! In this workshop, Gary Gekow will review best practices for creating your online LinkedIn profile and managing your account. You will also learn the importance of joining LinkedIn groups and inviting others to offer testimonials. 

Gary Gekow has over thirty years of employment consulting and recruiting experience. He partners with job seekers across a wide range of specialties and assists with employment search strategies. 

This program will be held in the library meeting room. All participants are required to wear a mask while attending this event.

CONTACT:  Adult Services  508-393-5025 ext. 5  adults@northboroughlibrary.org
There are 20 spaces available.
Wednesday November 10, 2021
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Graphic Novel Book Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

This month we are reading Primer by Jennifer Muro.  Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome.  Registration is required.  Don't forget to stop by the Teen Desk to pick up a copy of the book. We will be meeting in the Teen Room. All participants are asked to wear a mask while attending this program.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Teen Room
Registration will begin on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at 12:01 AM     
Saturday November 13, 2021
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Dungeons & Dragons for Beginners and Beyond
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Are you an experienced D&D player? New to the world of D&D and want to learn more? Join our D&D Club where you will learn the basics and play with some new friends! Players of all levels are welcome, no experience required.  All Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.  Registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 20 spaces available.
Monday November 15, 2021
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
Registration will begin on Monday, October 18, 2021 at 12:01 AM     
Wednesday November 17, 2021
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T.A.G. (Teen Advisory Group)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

T.A.G. meets once a month to discuss all things Teen. T.A.G. plans Teen events and helps the Teen Librarian choose new materials for the Teen Room. Teens in grades 6-12 are welcome. No registration required.

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext. 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
Monday November 22, 2021
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
Registration will begin on Monday, November 1, 2021 at 12:01 AM     
Saturday November 27, 2021
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Dungeons & Dragons for Beginners and Beyond
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Are you an experienced D&D player? New to the world of D&D and want to learn more? Join our D&D Club where you will learn the basics and play with some new friends! Players of all levels are welcome, no experience required.  All Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.  Registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room
There are 20 spaces available.
Monday November 29, 2021
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Minecraft Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our Minecraft Club!  You are not required to have your own Minecraft account to participate. This club is for all students in grades 6-12.  Registration is required, space is limited.  All club meetings will take place in the Computer Lab. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  508-393-5025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
Registration will begin on Monday, November 1, 2021 at 12:01 AM     
Saturday December 11, 2021
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Dungeons & Dragons for Beginners and Beyond
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Are you an experienced D&D player? New to the world of D&D and want to learn more? Join our D&D Club where you will learn the basics and play with some new friends! Players of all levels are welcome, no experience required.  All Teens in grades 6-12 welcome.  Registration is required. 

CONTACT:  Bonny Krantz  5083935025 ext 7  bkrantz@cwmars.org
LOCATION: Meeting Room

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