Friday April 19, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
ElijahT. Grasshopper & Friends
LOCATION: Community Room
Saturday April 20, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Scrapbooking

Take a little "me time". Come bring your photos and join one of our librarians and work on your project. No experience needed.

CONTACT: Lisa Quinn  7818215027  lquinn@ocln.org
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
There are 4 spaces available.

Take a little "me time". Come bring your photos and join one of our librarians and work on your project. No experience needed.

CONTACT:
  Lisa Quinn
  7818215027
  lquinn@ocln.org

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

There are 4 spaces available.

 
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12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Canton High School Robotics

Community outreach event that will include a free build utilizing Legos, a Lego EV3 programming/driving demonstration, and a demonstration of High School FTC Robotics. 

CONTACT: Samuel Walter
LOCATION: Community Room

Community outreach event that will include a free build utilizing Legos, a Lego EV3 programming/driving demonstration, and a demonstration of High School FTC Robotics. 

CONTACT:
  Samuel Walter
  
  

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Magic the Gathering
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

 
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7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Open Book Coffee House

Featured entertainer: Cold Chocolate

Admission : Adults $15 Students $8

A groovy Americana band

Enjoy the relaxing, warm atmosphere of friendly people, good music, hot coffee, and home-baked goodies. The Open Book Coffeehouse is located on the Lower Level of the Canton Public Library.

The doors open at 6:45p and the music starts promptly at 7:30pm

Parking is to the left when facing the library from Washington Street. Enter by the "Special Events" door to the left of the columns, midway into the parking area.

LOCATION: Community Room

Featured entertainer: Cold Chocolate

Admission : Adults $15 Students $8

A groovy Americana band

Enjoy the relaxing, warm atmosphere of friendly people, good music, hot coffee, and home-baked goodies. The Open Book Coffeehouse is located on the Lower Level of the Canton Public Library.

The doors open at 6:45p and the music starts promptly at 7:30pm

Parking is to the left when facing the library from Washington Street. Enter by the "Special Events" door to the left of the columns, midway into the parking area.

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday April 22, 2019
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Office 365 & Google Docs

Join us in the Maker Space for a quick introduction to Office 365 and Google Docs.

Office 365 is Microsoft's online version of their Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Google Docs offers free online Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations.

You'll need an email to sign up for a trial of Office 365 and you'll need a GMAIL account in order to see Google Docs, but we can sign you up for one if you don't have one already.

We'll be using our library Chromebooks, but feel free to bring your own laptop if you'd prefer to use that instead

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Join us in the Maker Space for a quick introduction to Office 365 and Google Docs.

Office 365 is Microsoft's online version of their Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Google Docs offers free online Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations.

You'll need an email to sign up for a trial of Office 365 and you'll need a GMAIL account in order to see Google Docs, but we can sign you up for one if you don't have one already.

We'll be using our library Chromebooks, but feel free to bring your own laptop if you'd prefer to use that instead

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Project Connect/MSPCC Support Group
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Mystery Book Club

Monday night mysteries; once a month on the third Monday at 7:00 pm. No registration required-read the book, join the conversation!

Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation desk-just ask for the Mystery Book Club title!

CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  781-821-5027  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Monday night mysteries; once a month on the third Monday at 7:00 pm. No registration required-read the book, join the conversation!

Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation desk-just ask for the Mystery Book Club title!

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  781.821.5027
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Board of Library Trustees
LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room
 
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7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Biography Book Club

"Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years" by David Litt

CONTACT: Bonnie Jette  781-821-5027  bjette@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

"Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years" by David Litt

CONTACT:
  Bonnie Jette
  781.821.5027
  bjette@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

Tuesday April 23, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Portrait Workshop
CONTACT: Susan Kelly
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
CONTACT:
  Susan Kelly
  
  

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Wednesday April 24, 2019
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Still Life Painting
CONTACT: Ellen MHugo  781-828-1727
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
CONTACT:
  Ellen MHugo
  781.828.1727
  

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

 
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Canton Community Volunteer Fair

Do you want to learn about groups and clubs in your community? The volunteer fair is wonderful opportunity for Canton based non-profit organizations and town agencies to connect with potential volunteers. Stop by to connect with local groups to see how you can make a difference in your community! Free and open to the public.

CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  781-821-5027  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Do you want to learn about groups and clubs in your community? The volunteer fair is wonderful opportunity for Canton based non-profit organizations and town agencies to connect with potential volunteers. Stop by to connect with local groups to see how you can make a difference in your community! Free and open to the public.

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  781.821.5027
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Room reserved
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Thursday April 25, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SSYART

South Shore YA Round Table meeting

 

Location: Trustees Room and Community Room 

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

South Shore YA Round Table meeting

 

Location: Trustees Room and Community Room 

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Friends with Books

Friends with Books will discuss George Saunder's Tenth of December: Stories

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Friends with Books will discuss George Saunder's Tenth of December: Stories

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Canton Memory Cafe

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT: MaryLou Sullivan  781-828-1323

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT:
  MaryLou Sullivan
  781.828.1323
  

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Silly Science & Magical Math

Grades 1-5

Join Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE for Silly Science & Magical Math. Silly Science and Magical Math is a school age parent child program that introduces children to science topics through fun hands on exploration. Some activities may be difficult for younger children, and will need parental assistance. An adult needs to stay with their child.

LOCATION: Community Room

Grades 1-5

Join Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE for Silly Science & Magical Math. Silly Science and Magical Math is a school age parent child program that introduces children to science topics through fun hands on exploration. Some activities may be difficult for younger children, and will need parental assistance. An adult needs to stay with their child.

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
N.A.
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Canton Parks & Recreation
CONTACT: Elizabeth Francis
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Elizabeth Francis
  
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Friday April 26, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Baby Birds and their Nests
LOCATION: Community Room
Saturday April 27, 2019
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Build an R2-D2 Robot

Kids10-12 will build our R2-D2 robot kit and check out the Maker Space room!

 

 

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Kids10-12 will build our R2-D2 robot kit and check out the Maker Space room!

 

 

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Teen Con
CONTACT: Rosie Moore  7818215027  rmoore@ocln.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  7818215027
  rmoore@ocln.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Story and Craft by Girl Scouts

8th grade Girls Scouts Troop 75203 present story and craft for ages 4-8 years old.

CONTACT: Junior Room  781-821-5027
LOCATION: Children's Story Time Room

8th grade Girls Scouts Troop 75203 present story and craft for ages 4-8 years old.

CONTACT:
  Junior Room
  781.821.5027
  

LOCATION: Children's Story Time Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Monday April 29, 2019
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
PreSchool Play 'N Learn

Join Ms. Marsha's monthly STEAM/Literacy playgroup for preschool children ages and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers. Each month a different topic will be explored using manipulative toys,puzzles, games, crafts, and literacy based activities. Each session will include developmentally appropriate science,math,art,and literacy activities that are aligned with the monthly theme. Caregivers will be provided with a set of activities to continue the learning at home. In addition children will gain social/readiness skills such as listening, turn taking, and cooperation as they participate in the individual and group activities. 

Presented by Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE.

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Join Ms. Marsha's monthly STEAM/Literacy playgroup for preschool children ages and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers. Each month a different topic will be explored using manipulative toys,puzzles, games, crafts, and literacy based activities. Each session will include developmentally appropriate science,math,art,and literacy activities that are aligned with the monthly theme. Caregivers will be provided with a set of activities to continue the learning at home. In addition children will gain social/readiness skills such as listening, turn taking, and cooperation as they participate in the individual and group activities. 

Presented by Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE.

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Consumer Financial Databases

  

Consumer Reports is available to Canton Cardholders through the Library Website!

Access on library computers, from home or on your phone/tablet

Morningstar Investment Research Center is also available if you want to do your own Mutual Fund investment research

Value Line Investment Survey is also available if you want to do your own stock research

CONTACT: Matt Amory  781-821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

  

Consumer Reports is available to Canton Cardholders through the Library Website!

Access on library computers, from home or on your phone/tablet

Morningstar Investment Research Center is also available if you want to do your own Mutual Fund investment research

Value Line Investment Survey is also available if you want to do your own stock research

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  781.821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Project Connect/MSPCC Support Group
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Canton Parks & Recreation
CONTACT: Elizabeth Francis
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Elizabeth Francis
  
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Tuesday April 30, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Portrait Workshop
CONTACT: Susan Kelly
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
CONTACT:
  Susan Kelly
  
  

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

 
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Finance Committee
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Canton Alliance for Public Education

Annual end of year CAPE meeting.

CONTACT: Katy Clark Radovsky  781-828-5254  katytclark@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Annual end of year CAPE meeting.

CONTACT:
  Katy Clark Radovsky
  781.828.5254
  katytclark@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Wednesday May 1, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time Sing 'N Learn

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Digital Commonwealth Collections in Classrooms Workshop
CONTACT: Michelle LeBlanc  (617) 859-2387  mleblanc@leventhalmap.org
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Michelle LeBlanc
  (617) 859.2387
  mleblanc@leventhalmap.org

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Kids Kindness Club

Join the Kids Kindness Club which meets monthly at the library. School age children and their parents will be engaged in a multitude of activities based on kindness,friendship, and charity. Each month we will explore different ways to be more kind,giving,and a good friend. We will listen to stories and plan activities to help make the world a kinder place. Lesson are loosely based on the bucket fillers curriculum. This program is for school aged children grades K-4 and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers.

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Join the Kids Kindness Club which meets monthly at the library. School age children and their parents will be engaged in a multitude of activities based on kindness,friendship, and charity. Each month we will explore different ways to be more kind,giving,and a good friend. We will listen to stories and plan activities to help make the world a kinder place. Lesson are loosely based on the bucket fillers curriculum. This program is for school aged children grades K-4 and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers.

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Home Seller's workshop

Home sellers workshop presented by Real Angels Foundation.

CONTACT: Christina Barakat  781-829-2003
LOCATION: Community Room

Home sellers workshop presented by Real Angels Foundation.

CONTACT:
  Christina Barakat
  781.829.2003
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday May 2, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MLS Effective Meetings Workshop
CONTACT: Michelle Eberle  (508) 357-2121 x 305  michelle@masslibsystem.org
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Michelle Eberle
  (508) 357.2121 x 305
  michelle@masslibsystem.org

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
One Centre Street Condo
CONTACT: Elena Williams  6172029475
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Elena Williams
  6172029475
  

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Friday May 3, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Canton Art Association Monthly Meeting
CONTACT: Mona Podgurski  781-828-2854
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
CONTACT:
  Mona Podgurski
  781.828.2854
  

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Saturday May 4, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Canton Republican Town Committee
CONTACT: Lawrence Overlan   loverlan@suffolk.edu
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Lawrence Overlan
  
   loverlan@suffolk.edu

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friends Sharing with Friends

Friends Sharing with Friends is an event for Friends of Library organizations from across the State

CONTACT: Alice  (978) 534-2934
LOCATION: Community Room

Friends Sharing with Friends is an event for Friends of Library organizations from across the State

CONTACT:
  Alice
  (978) 534.2934
  

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friends of the Library
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
 
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Maker Space Tours

Massachusetts Friends of Libraries Friends Sharing with Friends event participants will tour the Maker Space

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Massachusetts Friends of Libraries Friends Sharing with Friends event participants will tour the Maker Space

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Monday May 6, 2019
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Libby and much more...

Join us in the Maker Space for a quick introduction to Libby by OverDrive and more library content available on your phones and tablets.

Libby is the easiest and best way to access the largest library of e-books and audio for your mobile device, computer or Kindle reader for all OCLN patrons

RBdigital has electronic magazines for all OCLN patrons

Unlimited, unpaywalled content from NYTimes.com is available to all OCLN patrons in the library at all times, and at home or on mobile devices for 72 hours at a time

Hoopla has awesome access to movies, tv, music comics, e-books and audiobooks (for Canton patrons only)

Kanopy has excellent films (for Canton patrons only)

Freegal has streaming music and legit, drm-free downloads for your collection (for Canton patrons only)

 

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Join us in the Maker Space for a quick introduction to Libby by OverDrive and more library content available on your phones and tablets.

Libby is the easiest and best way to access the largest library of e-books and audio for your mobile device, computer or Kindle reader for all OCLN patrons

RBdigital has electronic magazines for all OCLN patrons

Unlimited, unpaywalled content from NYTimes.com is available to all OCLN patrons in the library at all times, and at home or on mobile devices for 72 hours at a time

Hoopla has awesome access to movies, tv, music comics, e-books and audiobooks (for Canton patrons only)

Kanopy has excellent films (for Canton patrons only)

Freegal has streaming music and legit, drm-free downloads for your collection (for Canton patrons only)

 

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Sherman Woods condo Assoc.

Trustee Mtg.

CONTACT: Larry Levey  508-695-9006  larry@frsqm.com
LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

Trustee Mtg.

CONTACT:
  Larry Levey
  508.695.9006
  larry@frsqm.com

LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friends of the Library
CONTACT: Linda Berman, President
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Linda Berman, President
  
  

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sustainability Committtee
LOCATION: Maker Space
Tuesday May 7, 2019
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
MEMA Training
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Art Matters -Surrealism
CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  781821-5027  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  781821.5027
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Wednesday May 8, 2019
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Girl Scouts
CONTACT: James Goodrich
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
CONTACT:
  James  Goodrich
  
  

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

 
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Canton Writes Award Ceremony

Canton's Town-Wide, All-Ages, Short Story, Poetry & Prose contest is open to all residents of Canton!

All participants who give permission on their submission form will be published in the Canton Writes print edition which will be available for purchase on Awards Night and afterwards, and at a special price to authors. 

First, Second and Third place prizes will be awarded in each category for each age group.  All winners will have the opportunity to read their work to the audience on the Awards Night in the Library’s Community Room.  Winners will be notified by email and announced in the Canton Citizen.

Canton Writes is sponsored by the Friends of the Canton Public Library, and the Canton Citizen.

CONTACT: Mike Sundin
LOCATION: Community Room

Canton's Town-Wide, All-Ages, Short Story, Poetry & Prose contest is open to all residents of Canton!

All participants who give permission on their submission form will be published in the Canton Writes print edition which will be available for purchase on Awards Night and afterwards, and at a special price to authors. 

First, Second and Third place prizes will be awarded in each category for each age group.  All winners will have the opportunity to read their work to the audience on the Awards Night in the Library’s Community Room.  Winners will be notified by email and announced in the Canton Citizen.

Canton Writes is sponsored by the Friends of the Canton Public Library, and the Canton Citizen.

CONTACT:
  Mike Sundin
  
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday May 9, 2019
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6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Dedham Regional Mothers of Twins
CONTACT: Elaine Lovett  emlovett54@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Elaine Lovett
  
  emlovett54@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Friday May 10, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Monarch Butterflies and their amazing Migration
LOCATION: Community Room
Saturday May 11, 2019
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Teardown and reassemble a computer!

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Kids10-12 will learn a little something about the insides of a computer and check out the Maker Space room!

 

 

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

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Kids10-12 will learn a little something about the insides of a computer and check out the Maker Space room!

 

 

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  781-812-9077  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  781.812.9077
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Monday May 13, 2019
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Facebook

Everything you always wanted to know about Facebook but were afraid to ask!

 

 

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Everything you always wanted to know about Facebook but were afraid to ask!

 

 

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Canton Village Condominiums

Canton Village Condo Annual Meeting

CONTACT: Kathye Toole  781-828-7435  kathyet@nreaperty.com
LOCATION: Community Room

Canton Village Condo Annual Meeting

CONTACT:
  Kathye Toole
  781.828.7435
  kathyet@nreaperty.com

LOCATION: Community Room

Tuesday May 14, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Boston Vegan Group
LOCATION: Community Room
Thursday May 16, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Poetry Circle

The Poetry Circle is free and open to all who are interested in poetry. A poem will be distributed for discussion and participants are encouraged to bring a short selection to share with the group.

CONTACT: Louise Lafontaine  lotustnh@gmail.com
LOCATION: Community Room

The Poetry Circle is free and open to all who are interested in poetry. A poem will be distributed for discussion and participants are encouraged to bring a short selection to share with the group.

CONTACT:
  Louise Lafontaine
  
  lotustnh@gmail.com

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SCORE Workshop
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
YA for Everyone Book Club

You don't have to be a young person to enjoy reading about young people! This month we'll be discussing A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro. New members are always welcome.

A Study in Charlotte

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  7818215027  rmoore@ocln.org
LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

You don't have to be a young person to enjoy reading about young people! This month we'll be discussing A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro. New members are always welcome.

A Study in Charlotte

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  7818215027
  rmoore@ocln.org

LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

Friday May 17, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Saturday May 18, 2019
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8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Canton Garden Club Plant Sale

Plant sale held on the front lawn of the Canton Library. The Garden Club will be selling perennials, geraniums, shrubs, herbs, indoor plants, vegetables and some annuals. Master Gardeners will be on site to answer questions.

CONTACT: Roxy Gray  781-821-4964
LOCATION: Lawn

Plant sale held on the front lawn of the Canton Library. The Garden Club will be selling perennials, geraniums, shrubs, herbs, indoor plants, vegetables and some annuals. Master Gardeners will be on site to answer questions.

CONTACT:
  Roxy Gray
  781.821.4964
  

LOCATION: Lawn

 
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1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

Informational program on the origin, preservation and contents of the Holy Qur'an. Light refreshments will be served.

CONTACT: Surayya Haneef  shaneefs@hotmail.com
LOCATION: Community Room

Informational program on the origin, preservation and contents of the Holy Qur'an. Light refreshments will be served.

CONTACT:
  Surayya Haneef
  
  shaneefs@hotmail.com

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

 
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7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Open Book Coffee House

Featured entertainer: Grace Morrison

Admission : Adults $10 Students $5

Personal and historical stories become moving songs that touch everyone

Enjoy the relaxing, warm atmosphere of friendly people, good music, hot coffee, and home-baked goodies. The Open Book Coffeehouse is located on the Lower Level of the Canton Public Library.

The doors open at 6:45p and the music starts promptly at 7:30pm

Parking is to the left when facing the library from Washington Street. Enter by the "Special Events" door to the left of the columns, midway into the parking area.

LOCATION: Community Room

Featured entertainer: Grace Morrison

Admission : Adults $10 Students $5

Personal and historical stories become moving songs that touch everyone

Enjoy the relaxing, warm atmosphere of friendly people, good music, hot coffee, and home-baked goodies. The Open Book Coffeehouse is located on the Lower Level of the Canton Public Library.

The doors open at 6:45p and the music starts promptly at 7:30pm

Parking is to the left when facing the library from Washington Street. Enter by the "Special Events" door to the left of the columns, midway into the parking area.

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday May 20, 2019
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
3-D Printing drop-in

Come and check out our 3-D Printer!

 

 

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Come and check out our 3-D Printer!

 

 

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Mystery Book Club

Monday night mysteries; once a month on the third Monday at 7:00 pm. No registration required-read the book, join the conversation!

Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation desk-just ask for the Mystery Book Club title!

CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  781-821-5027  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

Monday night mysteries; once a month on the third Monday at 7:00 pm. No registration required-read the book, join the conversation!

Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation desk-just ask for the Mystery Book Club title!

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  781.821.5027
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

Tuesday May 21, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Wednesday May 22, 2019
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1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Red Cross Blood Drive
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Girl Scouts
CONTACT: James Goodrich
LOCATION: Art & Activities Room
CONTACT:
  James  Goodrich
  
  

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Thursday May 23, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Friends with Books

Friends with Books will discuss:

Becoming Mrs. Lewis: The Improbable Love Story of Joy Davidman and C. S. Lewis 
by Patti Callahan
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
 
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Canton Memory Cafe

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT: MaryLou Sullivan  781-828-1323

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT:
  MaryLou Sullivan
  781.828.1323
  

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SCORE Workshop
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Master Plan Steering Committee
CONTACT: Laura Smead  lsmead@town.canton.ma.us
LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room
CONTACT:
  Laura Smead
  
  lsmead@town.canton.ma.us

LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

Friday May 24, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Saturday May 25, 2019
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cue Robot Workshop

Kids10-12 will meet the Cleverbot and check out the Maker Space!

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Kids10-12 will meet the Cleverbot and check out the Maker Space!

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Monday May 27, 2019
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Office 365 & Google Docs

Join us in the Maker Space for a quick introduction to Office 365 and Google Docs.

Office 365 is Microsoft's online version of their Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Google Docs offers free online Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations.

You'll need an email to sign up for a trial of Office 365 and you'll need a GMAIL account in order to see Google Docs, but we can sign you up for one if you don't have one already.

We'll be using our library Chromebooks, but feel free to bring your own laptop if you'd prefer to use that instead

CONTACT: Matt Amory  (781) 821-5027  mamory@ocln.org
LOCATION: Maker Space

Join us in the Maker Space for a quick introduction to Office 365 and Google Docs.

Office 365 is Microsoft's online version of their Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and Google Docs offers free online Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Presentations.

You'll need an email to sign up for a trial of Office 365 and you'll need a GMAIL account in order to see Google Docs, but we can sign you up for one if you don't have one already.

We'll be using our library Chromebooks, but feel free to bring your own laptop if you'd prefer to use that instead

CONTACT:
  Matt Amory
  (781) 821.5027
  mamory@ocln.org

LOCATION: Maker Space

Tuesday May 28, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
 
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Culinary Readers Cookbook Club

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CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  781-821-5027
LOCATION: Community Room
There are 20 spaces available.

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CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  781.821.5027
  

LOCATION: Community Room

There are 20 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Stoughton Sharon Hadassah
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Thursday May 30, 2019
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Silly Science & Magical Math

Join Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE for Silly Science & Magical Math (Grades 1-5)
Silly Science and Magical Math is a school age parent child program that introduces children to science topics through fun hands on exploration. Some activities may be difficult for younger children, and will need parental assistance. An adult needs to stay with their child.

 

LOCATION: Community Room

Join Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE for Silly Science & Magical Math (Grades 1-5)
Silly Science and Magical Math is a school age parent child program that introduces children to science topics through fun hands on exploration. Some activities may be difficult for younger children, and will need parental assistance. An adult needs to stay with their child.

 

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Canton High String Quartet Concert
CONTACT: Samuel Walter
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SCORE Workshop
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Friday May 31, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Storytime
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Storytime includes stories, songs and fingerplays geared for ages three and up, but all ages welcome. We do request that if your child is crying please leave the room, as it disrupts the storytelling
Saturday June 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Canton Republican Town Committee
CONTACT: Lawrence Overlan   loverlan@suffolk.edu
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Lawrence Overlan
  
   loverlan@suffolk.edu

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Wednesday June 5, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time Sing & Learn

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Sail Away on the Craft of Pastel Paiting
CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  7818215027  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  7818215027
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday June 6, 2019
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7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
An Evening with Author Juliette Fay

Join us for an evening with author Juliette Fay with her latest novel, City of Flickering Light.

Juliette Fay transports us back to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the raucous Roaring Twenties, as three friends struggle to earn their places among the stars of the silent screen—perfect for fans of La La Land and Rules of Civility. Books will be available for sale following her talk. Light refreshments will be served.

CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Community Room

Join us for an evening with author Juliette Fay with her latest novel, City of Flickering Light.

Juliette Fay transports us back to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the raucous Roaring Twenties, as three friends struggle to earn their places among the stars of the silent screen—perfect for fans of La La Land and Rules of Civility. Books will be available for sale following her talk. Light refreshments will be served.

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Saturday June 8, 2019
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Tuesday June 11, 2019
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Master Plan Steering Committee
CONTACT: Laura Smead
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Thursday June 13, 2019
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Sharon Hasassah Book Club
CONTACT: Iris Sherman
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SCORE Workshop
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Art Matters-Rembrandt & Vermeer

 

Join us for a look at, and a discussion of, the many, many styles, expressions, loves and lives of the man at the heart of modern art.  Free and open to the public

CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  celkort@ocln.org
LOCATION: Community Room

 

Join us for a look at, and a discussion of, the many, many styles, expressions, loves and lives of the man at the heart of modern art.  Free and open to the public

CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  
  celkort@ocln.org

LOCATION: Community Room

Saturday June 15, 2019
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

 
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7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Open Book Coffee House

Featured entertainer: Women in World Jazz

Admission : Adults $14 Students $7

An international ensemble of all-female performers showcasing music from around the world

Enjoy the relaxing, warm atmosphere of friendly people, good music, hot coffee, and home-baked goodies. The Open Book Coffeehouse is located on the Lower Level of the Canton Public Library.

The doors open at 6:45p and the music starts promptly at 7:30pm

Parking is to the left when facing the library from Washington Street. Enter by the "Special Events" door to the left of the columns, midway into the parking area.

LOCATION: Community Room

Featured entertainer: Women in World Jazz

Admission : Adults $14 Students $7

An international ensemble of all-female performers showcasing music from around the world

Enjoy the relaxing, warm atmosphere of friendly people, good music, hot coffee, and home-baked goodies. The Open Book Coffeehouse is located on the Lower Level of the Canton Public Library.

The doors open at 6:45p and the music starts promptly at 7:30pm

Parking is to the left when facing the library from Washington Street. Enter by the "Special Events" door to the left of the columns, midway into the parking area.

LOCATION: Community Room

Wednesday June 19, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
BNI Massachusetts
CONTACT: Erica Gifford  978-443-6800  erica@bnimass.com
CONTACT:
  Erica Gifford
  978.443.6800
  erica@bnimass.com

Thursday June 20, 2019
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Poetry Circle

The Poetry Circle is free and open to all who are interested in poetry. A poem will be distributed for discussion and participants are encouraged to bring a short selection to share with the group.

CONTACT: Louise Lafontaine  lotustnh@gmail.com
LOCATION: Community Room

The Poetry Circle is free and open to all who are interested in poetry. A poem will be distributed for discussion and participants are encouraged to bring a short selection to share with the group.

CONTACT:
  Louise Lafontaine
  
  lotustnh@gmail.com

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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2:45 PM - 9:45 PM
BUSY
CONTACT:
  Mike Sundin
  
  

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SCORE Workshop
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
YA for Everyone Book Club

You don't have to be a young person to enjoy reading about young people! This month we'll be discussing either Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adbi Khorram or Little & Lion by Brandy Colbert. Come to the May meeting to help decide! New members are always welcome.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  7818215027  rmoore@ocln.org
LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

You don't have to be a young person to enjoy reading about young people! This month we'll be discussing either Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adbi Khorram or Little & Lion by Brandy Colbert. Come to the May meeting to help decide! New members are always welcome.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  7818215027
  rmoore@ocln.org

LOCATION: Trustees Conference Room

Friday June 21, 2019
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5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Friends of the Library Book Sale
CONTACT: Mike Sundin
LOCATION: Community Room
Saturday June 22, 2019
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friends of the Library Book Sale
CONTACT: Mike Sundin
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Tuesday June 25, 2019
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Culinary Readers Cookbook Club
CONTACT: Carolyn Elkort  781-821-5027
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Carolyn Elkort
  781.821.5027
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday June 27, 2019
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Canton Memory Cafe

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT: MaryLou Sullivan  781-828-1323

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT:
  MaryLou Sullivan
  781.828.1323
  

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SCORE Workshop
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Saturday June 29, 2019
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3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT: Rosie Moore  781-821-5027  rmoore@ocln.org

Join the club to create a character and have an adventure! New and experienced players in grades 6 and up are always welcome! Snacks will be provided!

Location: Alldrich Room and Art & Activities Room.

CONTACT:
  Rosie Moore
  781.821.5027
  rmoore@ocln.org

Wednesday July 3, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time Sing & Learn

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday July 11, 2019
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Wednesday July 17, 2019
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6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Turtlebrook Village Condo
LOCATION: Community Room
Thursday July 18, 2019
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1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Red Cross Blood Drive
LOCATION: Community Room
 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Master Plan Steering Committee
CONTACT: Laura Smead
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Tuesday July 23, 2019
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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
3-2-1 Blast Off!

"3-2-1 Blast Off!" a hands-on, fun and exciting space program to celebrate the 50th year of the Apollo mission

Presented by the Easton Children's Museum

LOCATION: Community Room

"3-2-1 Blast Off!" a hands-on, fun and exciting space program to celebrate the 50th year of the Apollo mission

Presented by the Easton Children's Museum

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday July 25, 2019
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Canton Memory Cafe

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT: MaryLou Sullivan  781-828-1323

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT:
  MaryLou Sullivan
  781.828.1323
  

Thursday August 1, 2019
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Tuesday August 6, 2019
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Song & Dance Around the Globe with Sagit Zilberman
LOCATION: Community Room
Wednesday August 7, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time Sing & Learn

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Wednesday August 21, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
BNI Massachusetts
CONTACT: Erica Gifford  978-443-6800  erica@bnimass.com
CONTACT:
  Erica Gifford
  978.443.6800
  erica@bnimass.com

Thursday August 22, 2019
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Canton Memory Cafe

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT: MaryLou Sullivan  781-828-1323

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT:
  MaryLou Sullivan
  781.828.1323
  

Tuesday August 27, 2019
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Master Plan Steering Committee
CONTACT: Laura Smead
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
Wednesday September 4, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time Sing & Learn

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Thursday September 5, 2019
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Saturday September 14, 2019
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12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Reserved for Community Event
LOCATION: Community Room
Thursday September 26, 2019
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1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Canton Memory Cafe

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT: MaryLou Sullivan  781-828-1323

The Canton Memory Café is a safe and supportive gathering place for friends with varying levels of memory loss to relax and enjoy conversation with their care partners and family over refreshments and entertainment. This program is co-sponsored by the Canton Council on Aging and Cornerstone, Comforcare, Tower Hill, and Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. For more information call the COA at 781-828-1323.

 

CONTACT:
  MaryLou Sullivan
  781.828.1323
  

Saturday September 28, 2019
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12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Reserved for Community Event
CONTACT: Jennifer Wexler  617-910-7848
LOCATION: Community Room
CONTACT:
  Jennifer Wexler
  617.910.7848
  

LOCATION: Community Room

Monday September 30, 2019
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
PreSchool Play & Learn

Ages 3-6

Join Ms. Marsha Preschool play n Learn a monthly STEAM/Literacy playgroup for preschool children ages and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers. Each month a different topic will be explored using manipulative toys,puzzles,games, crafts, and literacy based activities. Each session will include developmentally appropriate science,math,art,and literacy activities that are aligned with the monthly theme. Caregivers will be provided with a set of activities to continue the learning at home. In addition children will gain social/readiness skills such as listening, turn taking, and cooperation as they participate in the individual and group activities.
Presented by Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE.

 

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Ages 3-6

Join Ms. Marsha Preschool play n Learn a monthly STEAM/Literacy playgroup for preschool children ages and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers. Each month a different topic will be explored using manipulative toys,puzzles,games, crafts, and literacy based activities. Each session will include developmentally appropriate science,math,art,and literacy activities that are aligned with the monthly theme. Caregivers will be provided with a set of activities to continue the learning at home. In addition children will gain social/readiness skills such as listening, turn taking, and cooperation as they participate in the individual and group activities.
Presented by Marsha Wright from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE.

 

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Wednesday October 2, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Tot Time Sing & Learn

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

Ages 9 months - 3 years

Join Ms. Marsha from Self Help Inc.'s CFCE to sing songs, play with toys, read stories, and complete a simple craft loosely based around a monthly theme. There will be a period of free play in the beginning of the program, which allows parents to chat with each other while their children play. This program is geared toward children ages nine months to three years, and siblings are always welcome.

LOCATION: Community Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Kids Kindness Club

Join the Kids Kindness Club which meets monthly at the library. School age children and their parents will be engaged in a multitude of activities based on kindness,friendship, and charity. Each month we will explore different ways to be more kind,giving,and a good friend. We will listen to stories and plan activities to help make the world a kinder place. Lesson are loosely based on the bucket fillers curriculum. This program is for school aged children grades K-4 and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers.

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Join the Kids Kindness Club which meets monthly at the library. School age children and their parents will be engaged in a multitude of activities based on kindness,friendship, and charity. Each month we will explore different ways to be more kind,giving,and a good friend. We will listen to stories and plan activities to help make the world a kinder place. Lesson are loosely based on the bucket fillers curriculum. This program is for school aged children grades K-4 and their caregivers which include parents, grandparents, guardians, and informal caregivers.

LOCATION: Art & Activities Room

Thursday October 3, 2019
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Democratic Town Committee
CONTACT: Steve Miller  samiller1414@gmail.com
LOCATION: Aldrich Room
CONTACT:
  Steve Miller
  
  samiller1414@gmail.com

LOCATION: Aldrich Room

Wednesday October 16, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
BNI Massachusetts