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Monday May 20, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saunders House Stewardship Commitee
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club

Join us for an afternoon of fun building with Legos! Ages 6-12. Please register

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-281-9763 ext18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room
There are 7 spaces available.

Join us for an afternoon of fun building with Legos! Ages 6-12. Please register

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.281.9763 ext18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

There are 7 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Annual Meeting
LOCATION: Main Floor
Tuesday May 21, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
O'Maley Academy Minecraft Club
LOCATION: Second Floor
 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Board of Trustees
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Books n Brews

 May's Book is Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann! Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk, register here, and join us at the Azorean for a rousing discussion!

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

 

CONTACT: Mari Martin  martin@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Other
There are 12 spaces available.

 May's Book is Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann! Pick up a copy at the Circulation Desk, register here, and join us at the Azorean for a rousing discussion!

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

 

CONTACT:
  Mari Martin
  
  martin@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Other

There are 12 spaces available.

Wednesday May 22, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
BOOKED

Spring is here and it's time to learn a new game! Registration required! #8

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  978.281.9763
  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Thursday May 23, 2019
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Family STEAM with Author Jarrett Lerner

A chance for kids to get creative in this writing and illustrating demonstration and workshop with Jarrett Lerner, author of EngiNerds and Revenge of the EngiNerds. Books will be available to purchase. Drop in; no registration needed. 

EngiNerds plot summary: When a group of nerdy best friends each begin receiving robots that start to act like real creatures, it is up to them to save the day, and the planet. Target audience: ages 6-12

 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-325-5505  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

A chance for kids to get creative in this writing and illustrating demonstration and workshop with Jarrett Lerner, author of EngiNerds and Revenge of the EngiNerds. Books will be available to purchase. Drop in; no registration needed. 

EngiNerds plot summary: When a group of nerdy best friends each begin receiving robots that start to act like real creatures, it is up to them to save the day, and the planet. Target audience: ages 6-12

 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.325.5505
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Astronomy with GAAC

Dr. Mario Motta will be speaking on the health dangers of light pollution. The wrong kinds of nighttime lighting can have terrible effects, from car wrecks to cancer.

CONTACT: Cindi Williams
LOCATION: Friend Room

Dr. Mario Motta will be speaking on the health dangers of light pollution. The wrong kinds of nighttime lighting can have terrible effects, from car wrecks to cancer.

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday May 25, 2019
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8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Booked

Wellspring

LOCATION: Muzzey Room
 
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9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Young Legends Street Hockey-Coaches Clinic

 

 

CONTACT: Carl Ellis  9782902295  ylstreethockey@gmail.com
LOCATION: Friend Room

 

 

CONTACT:
  Carl Ellis
  9782902295
  ylstreethockey@gmail.com

LOCATION: Friend Room

Monday May 27, 2019
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8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Library closed for Memorial Day
CONTACT: Beth Pocock
LOCATION: Other
Tuesday May 28, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Mayors Manager's Meeting
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Learning to Use Digitized Archival Materials

SFL's archivist, Jackie Linsky, will be talking about digitization of documents and update participants about its use in Gloucester city records.  

CONTACT: Jackie Linsky  jlinsky@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

SFL's archivist, Jackie Linsky, will be talking about digitization of documents and update participants about its use in Gloucester city records.  

CONTACT:
  Jackie Linsky
  
  jlinsky@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday May 29, 2019
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8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Fundraising
CONTACT: Deborah  978-281-9763  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah
  978.281.9763
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
BOOKED

Spring is here and it's time to learn a new game! Registration required! #9

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  978.281.9763
  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Library Building Committee
LOCATION: Friend Room
Thursday May 30, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Good Morning Baby Lapsit

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time


 

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5501  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time


 

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5501
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Global Forum Book Club

Great forum for discussing current events! This month's book is Factfulness: ten reasons we're wrong about the world - and why things are better than you think by Hans Rosling.
Books are available at the Circulation Desk.

 

 

CONTACT: Roger Davis  16rdavis@gmail.com
LOCATION: Anderson Room

Great forum for discussing current events! This month's book is Factfulness: ten reasons we're wrong about the world - and why things are better than you think by Hans Rosling.
Books are available at the Circulation Desk.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Roger Davis
  
  16rdavis@gmail.com

LOCATION: Anderson Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Astronomy with GAAC

Mike Deneen will speak on how to get started in astronomy, and demonstrate the library's new telescope!

CONTACT: Cindi Williams
LOCATION: Friend Room

Mike Deneen will speak on how to get started in astronomy, and demonstrate the library's new telescope!

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday June 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
BOOKED

Speaking session on concussions.

 

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  
  

LOCATION: Main Floor

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Writers' Group
CONTACT: Susan Oleksiw
LOCATION: Muzzey Room
CONTACT:
  Susan Oleksiw
  
  

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Monday June 3, 2019
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9:15 AM - 11:15 AM
BOOKED
CONTACT:
  Rita Giangregorio
  617.722.1600
  rita.girangregorio@masenate.gov

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Minecraft Club for Kids

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext. 18  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext. 18
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Lyceum Meeting
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
Tuesday June 4, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cook-A-Book

This month we will be cooking recipes from Mark Bittman's Dinner Everyday or feel free to make a dessert from any of his cookbooks.

CONTACT: Diana Cummings  978-325-5500 x5561  cummings@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

This month we will be cooking recipes from Mark Bittman's Dinner Everyday or feel free to make a dessert from any of his cookbooks.

CONTACT:
  Diana Cummings
  978.325.5500 x5561
  cummings@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gloucester Fire Dept training
CONTACT: John Sanger  978-325-5317  jsanger@gloucester-ma.gov
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  John Sanger
  978.325.5317
  jsanger@gloucester-ma.gov

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday June 5, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Executive Committee Meeting
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
 
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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Governance Committee
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
BOOKED

Spring is here and it's time to learn a new game! Registration required! #10

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  978.281.9763
  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Thursday June 6, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Good Morning Baby Lapsit

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time


 

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time


 

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Genealogy-Where to go

Join Stephanie Buck as she present the many avenues of information that are available in Gloucester. Bring your genealogy questions, this is a great way to collect information and meet other enthusiastic genealogists!

CONTACT: Cindi Williams  978-281-9763  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Stephanie Buck as she present the many avenues of information that are available in Gloucester. Bring your genealogy questions, this is a great way to collect information and meet other enthusiastic genealogists!

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  978.281.9763
  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday June 8, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Conversation Cafe
CONTACT: Lara Vilahomat  lvilahomat@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Lara Vilahomat
  
  lvilahomat@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Voter Choice MA June Meeting
CONTACT: Ryan Griffis  978-590-1231  ryan.griffis@voterchoicema.org
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Ryan Griffis
  978.590.1231
  ryan.griffis@voterchoicema.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Monday June 10, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Minecraft Club for Kids

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext. 18  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext. 18
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Building and Grounds Committee
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey  9782819763  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Muzzey Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  9782819763
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Tuesday June 11, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Mayors Manager's Meeting
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday Book Group

This month's choice is A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.

CONTACT: Mary Weissblum  978-281-9763
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

This month's choice is A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles.

CONTACT:
  Mary Weissblum
  978.281.9763
  

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wellspring Graduation
CONTACT: Peggy Duff  617-285-8784  mduff@wellspringhouse.org
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Peggy Duff
  617.285.8784
  mduff@wellspringhouse.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday June 12, 2019
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9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Corporate Communications
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey  9782819763  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  9782819763
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CapeAnn TimeBank
CONTACT: Becky Williams  781-568-9470  beckybirdz@gmail.com
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Becky Williams
  781.568.9470
  beckybirdz@gmail.com

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Teen Exam Cram

Teens ages 12-18!

It's that time of year: Spring is sprung, the daffodils are blooming, and EXAMS are here! Come study with us at the library!

- Drop in any time for pizza, soda, & quiet studying
- Study and win!
       - Every hour we'll take a brain break and raffle off prizes (teens only, must be present to win)
- Get stuck? Bring a friend or ask someone at the library for help!

See you there!

CONTACT: Lara Vilahomat  lvilahomat@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Teens ages 12-18!

It's that time of year: Spring is sprung, the daffodils are blooming, and EXAMS are here! Come study with us at the library!

- Drop in any time for pizza, soda, & quiet studying
- Study and win!
       - Every hour we'll take a brain break and raffle off prizes (teens only, must be present to win)
- Get stuck? Bring a friend or ask someone at the library for help!

See you there!

CONTACT:
  Lara Vilahomat
  
  lvilahomat@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Thursday June 13, 2019
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10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Gloucester SePAC
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Gloucester SEPAC
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Poetry Without Paper Awards Celebration

Join us for a celebration of young poets at an awards ceremony highlighting the winning local poets of the 2019 Sawyer Free Library Poetry Without Paper Contest.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5506  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Floor

Join us for a celebration of young poets at an awards ceremony highlighting the winning local poets of the 2019 Sawyer Free Library Poetry Without Paper Contest.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5506
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Floor

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Genealogy-Where to go

Join Jackie Linsky, the Library's Local History Librarian as she teaches online genealogy searching, and using the digital microfilm machine to access Gloucester newspapers from the past!

CONTACT: Cindi Williams  978-281-9763  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Other

Join Jackie Linsky, the Library's Local History Librarian as she teaches online genealogy searching, and using the digital microfilm machine to access Gloucester newspapers from the past!

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  978.281.9763
  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Other

Friday June 14, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Musical Storytime with Ruthanne Paulson

"Summer Fun" Join Ruthanne Paulson for a morning of song, dance, stories & musical fun!

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5505  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

"Summer Fun" Join Ruthanne Paulson for a morning of song, dance, stories & musical fun!

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5505
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday June 15, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Brier Neck Homeowners
CONTACT: Chuck Everett  978-818-5219  richardeverett5@comcast.net
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Chuck Everett
  978.818.5219
  richardeverett5@comcast.net

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Writers' Group

  

CONTACT: Susan Oleksiw
LOCATION: Muzzey Room

  

CONTACT:
  Susan Oleksiw
  
  

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Monday June 17, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saunders House Stewardship Commitee
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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3:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Family STEAM

A fun after school Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics activity for ages 3 and up with parental participation. Children ages 8 and up may attend by themselves if preferred. Please register each child. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext18   jaques@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

A fun after school Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics activity for ages 3 and up with parental participation. Children ages 8 and up may attend by themselves if preferred. Please register each child. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext18 
  jaques@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Tuesday June 18, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Board of Trustees
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday June 19, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friends Meeting
CONTACT: Rebecca Aliberte
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Rebecca Aliberte
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Thursday June 20, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Good Morning Baby Lapsit

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time



 

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time



 

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Bill Cross
CONTACT: Beth Pocock  9782819763  pocock@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Floor
CONTACT:
  Beth Pocock
  9782819763
  pocock@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Floor

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Genealogy-DNA

Peg Plummer, a retired RN has been speaking about DNA for about 6 years and enjoys teaching genetic genealogy. 

CONTACT: Cindi Williams  978-281-9763  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Peg Plummer, a retired RN has been speaking about DNA for about 6 years and enjoys teaching genetic genealogy. 

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  978.281.9763
  williams@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Friday June 21, 2019
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Booked

Preparation for concert

CONTACT: Beth Pocock  978-325-5555  pocock@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Other

Preparation for concert

CONTACT:
  Beth Pocock
  978.325.5555
  pocock@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Other

 
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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Concert! Harry and the Potters CD Launch!

Harry and the Potters! Join us for a concert at the library as Harry and the Potters kicks off their summer tour with us at Sawyer Free Library!  Enjoy the music from their latest CD which was recorded right here in Gloucester! All welcome! Parking available both at the library and in the City Hall parking lot. Come enjoy a spectacular summer evening of music and fun!

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5551  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Main Floor

Harry and the Potters! Join us for a concert at the library as Harry and the Potters kicks off their summer tour with us at Sawyer Free Library!  Enjoy the music from their latest CD which was recorded right here in Gloucester! All welcome! Parking available both at the library and in the City Hall parking lot. Come enjoy a spectacular summer evening of music and fun!

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5551
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Main Floor

Saturday June 22, 2019
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10:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Dads and Donuts

Kids, bring Dad or any fun grown-up for a morning full of stories, rhymes, music, crafts, and donuts! Ages 0-6. All welcome. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext. 18  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Kids, bring Dad or any fun grown-up for a morning full of stories, rhymes, music, crafts, and donuts! Ages 0-6. All welcome. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext. 18
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Monday June 24, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club

Join us for an afternoon of fun building with Legos! Ages 6-12

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-281-9763 ext18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join us for an afternoon of fun building with Legos! Ages 6-12

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.281.9763 ext18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Tuesday June 25, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Mayors Manager's Meeting
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Writers Center
LOCATION: Friend Room
Wednesday June 26, 2019
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8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Fundraising
CONTACT: Deborah  978-281-9763  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah
  978.281.9763
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Library Building Committee
LOCATION: Muzzey Room
Thursday June 27, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Good Morning Baby Lapsit

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time



Location: Friend Room

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Christy for a fun morning of songs, fingerplays, stories and bouncy play with your baby ages 3 months through 24 months. 20 minute session followed by stay and play time



Location: Friend Room

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Global Forum Book Club

Great forum for discussing current events! This month's book is  Zucked : waking up to the Facebook catastrophe by Roger McNamee. 
Books are available at the Circulation Desk.

 

 

CONTACT: Roger Davis  16rdavis@gmail.com
LOCATION: Anderson Room

Great forum for discussing current events! This month's book is  Zucked : waking up to the Facebook catastrophe by Roger McNamee. 
Books are available at the Circulation Desk.

 

 

CONTACT:
  Roger Davis
  
  16rdavis@gmail.com

LOCATION: Anderson Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Genealogy - Cemeteries

Join Carol Kelly, a member of the City of Gloucester Cemeteries Advisory Board, while she shares an exploration of Gloucester cemeteries - the stones tell their stories.

Take a peek into the project to preserve the earliest inscriptions and to providfe an invaluable source for genealogy researchers.

 

 

 

CONTACT: Cindi Williams
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Carol Kelly, a member of the City of Gloucester Cemeteries Advisory Board, while she shares an exploration of Gloucester cemeteries - the stones tell their stories.

Take a peek into the project to preserve the earliest inscriptions and to providfe an invaluable source for genealogy researchers.

 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Cindi Williams
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Monday July 1, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Minecraft Club for Kids

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext. 18  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext. 18
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Lyceum Meeting
Tuesday July 2, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cook-A-Book
CONTACT: Diana Cummings  978-325-5500 x5561  cummings@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Diana Cummings
  978.325.5500 x5561
  cummings@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Cook-A-Book
CONTACT: Diana Cummings  978-325-5500 x5561  cummings@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Diana Cummings
  978.325.5500 x5561
  cummings@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday July 3, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Executive Committee Meeting
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
 
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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Governance Committee
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Friday July 5, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Musical Storytime with Ruthanne Paulson

Summer is here! Join Ruthanne for a morning of songs, dance, stories and musical fun! 

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255500  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Summer is here! Join Ruthanne for a morning of songs, dance, stories and musical fun! 

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255500
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday July 6, 2019
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Writers' Group
CONTACT: Susan Oleksiw
LOCATION: Muzzey Room
CONTACT:
  Susan Oleksiw
  
  

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Monday July 8, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Minecraft Club for Kids

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext. 18  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext. 18
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Tuesday July 9, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Mayors Manager's Meeting
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday Book Group

This month's choice is The Hamilton Affair by Elizabeth Cobbs.

CONTACT: Mary Weissblum  978-281-9763
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

This month's choice is The Hamilton Affair by Elizabeth Cobbs.

CONTACT:
  Mary Weissblum
  978.281.9763
  

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

Wednesday July 10, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CapeAnn TimeBank
CONTACT: Becky Williams  781-568-9470  beckybirdz@gmail.com
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Becky Williams
  781.568.9470
  beckybirdz@gmail.com

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

Thursday July 11, 2019
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Science Tellers Summer Reading Kick-Off!

Summer is here! Join us to kick-off summer reading as Science Tellers presents an action packed, educational, alien adventure. Science experiments and lots of summer reading fun! Sign up for summer reading, book giveaways, & refreshments! 

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5505  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Summer is here! Join us to kick-off summer reading as Science Tellers presents an action packed, educational, alien adventure. Science experiments and lots of summer reading fun! Sign up for summer reading, book giveaways, & refreshments! 

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5505
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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5:45 PM - 10:00 PM
Page2Stage Book & Theater Group
Book discussion will be held on The 39 Steps by John Buchan followed by Gloucester Stage's presentation of the play of the same name.  

Group meets in lobby before show at 5:45pm

Gloucester Stage's 40th Season is chock full of captivating stories, steeped in local lore, adventure, timely topics, and classic literature. The Page2Stage book group offered in partnership with Gloucester Stage and the Sawyer Free Library brings participants together in for a pre-show discussion before seeing the performance at the theater.Participants will explore the play’s subject through facilitated discussion of related content including biographies and novels. The book group is free to join with discount theater tickets for registered members. There is no charge to participate in the group, but registration is required. Register for one or more group at www.sawyerfreelibrary.org. All books will be available at the library. Discounted show tickets of $25 will be available to participants by calling the Gloucester Stage Box Office 978 281-4433.

 

 
 
CONTACT: Beth Pocock  978-325-5500
LOCATION: Other
There are many spaces available.
Book discussion will be held on The 39 Steps by John Buchan followed by Gloucester Stage's presentation of the play of the same name.  

Group meets in lobby before show at 5:45pm

Gloucester Stage's 40th Season is chock full of captivating stories, steeped in local lore, adventure, timely topics, and classic literature. The Page2Stage book group offered in partnership with Gloucester Stage and the Sawyer Free Library brings participants together in for a pre-show discussion before seeing the performance at the theater.Participants will explore the play’s subject through facilitated discussion of related content including biographies and novels. The book group is free to join with discount theater tickets for registered members. There is no charge to participate in the group, but registration is required. Register for one or more group at www.sawyerfreelibrary.org. All books will be available at the library. Discounted show tickets of $25 will be available to participants by calling the Gloucester Stage Box Office 978 281-4433.

 

 
 
CONTACT:
  Beth Pocock
  978.325.5500
  

LOCATION: Other

There are many spaces available.

Friday July 12, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Yoga for Kids

Join Erin from TreeTop Yoga Studio for a fun, calming, peaceful, practice of yoga just for kids! Please register. Session is focused on ages 3-8. A session for older kids ages 8-13 will be next week, July 19

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  9783255501  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Erin from TreeTop Yoga Studio for a fun, calming, peaceful, practice of yoga just for kids! Please register. Session is focused on ages 3-8. A session for older kids ages 8-13 will be next week, July 19

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  9783255501
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Monday July 15, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Family STEAM

A fun after school Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics activity for ages 3 and up with parental participation. Children ages 8 and up may attend by themselves if preferred. Please register each child. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext18   jaques@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

A fun after school Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics activity for ages 3 and up with parental participation. Children ages 8 and up may attend by themselves if preferred. Please register each child. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext18 
  jaques@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Tuesday July 16, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Board of Trustees
CONTACT: Deborah Kelsey
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah Kelsey
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday July 17, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friends Meeting
CONTACT: Rebecca Aliberte
LOCATION: Friend Room
CONTACT:
  Rebecca Aliberte
  
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Friday July 19, 2019
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Yoga for Kids

Join Erin from TreeTop Yoga Studio for a fun, calming, peaceful, practice of yoga just for kids! Please register. Session is focused on ages 8-13. A session for younger kids ages 3-8 is available a week earlier on July 12

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  978-325-5501  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Erin from TreeTop Yoga Studio for a fun, calming, peaceful, practice of yoga just for kids! Please register. Session is focused on ages 8-13. A session for younger kids ages 3-8 is available a week earlier on July 12

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  978.325.5501
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday July 20, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Conversation Cafe
CONTACT: Lara Vilahomat  lvilahomat@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Lara Vilahomat
  
  lvilahomat@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Writers' Group

The Writers group invites any writer to bring their current work to share (fiction and nonfiction). They will read, discuss, and provide constructive support.

CONTACT: Susan Oleksiw
LOCATION: Muzzey Room

The Writers group invites any writer to bring their current work to share (fiction and nonfiction). They will read, discuss, and provide constructive support.

CONTACT:
  Susan Oleksiw
  
  

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Monday July 22, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

Tuesday July 23, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Mayors Manager's Meeting
LOCATION: Friend Room
 
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Kids Summer Pizza & Movie

Children and families can enjoy pizza and a movie in the Friend Room!

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  978-325-5506  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Children and families can enjoy pizza and a movie in the Friend Room!

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  978.325.5506
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday July 24, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Thursday July 25, 2019
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Curious Creatures Visits the Library

Join us as Curious Creatures visits the library with some amazing live animals! 

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5505  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join us as Curious Creatures visits the library with some amazing live animals! 

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5505
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday July 27, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Snakes Visit the Library with Rick Roth

Join Children's Services as Rick Roth, from Cape Ann Vernal Ponds Team, introduces us to amazing live snakes of all sizes! The morning will be full of hands on learning and fun as we find out about and meet live snakes, and some of them are from New England!

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  978-325-5505  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join Children's Services as Rick Roth, from Cape Ann Vernal Ponds Team, introduces us to amazing live snakes of all sizes! The morning will be full of hands on learning and fun as we find out about and meet live snakes, and some of them are from New England!

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  978.325.5505
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Monday July 29, 2019
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Blue Star Planetarium

Blue Star Planetarium visits us for "A Universe of Stories!" Join us as Blue Star Planetarium brings the wonders of the universe to us with 2 presentations in their traveling planetarium! This event will be at City Hall in the auditorium, registration required. One session at 10a.m. and second session at 11 a.m.

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  978-325-5506  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Other

Blue Star Planetarium visits us for "A Universe of Stories!" Join us as Blue Star Planetarium brings the wonders of the universe to us with 2 presentations in their traveling planetarium! This event will be at City Hall in the auditorium, registration required. One session at 10a.m. and second session at 11 a.m.

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  978.325.5506
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Other

 
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Blue Star Planetarium

~~Blue Star Planetarium visits us for "A Universe of Stories!" Join us as Blue Star Planetarium brings the wonders of the universe to us with 2 presentations in their traveling planetarium! This event will be at City Hall in the auditorium, registration required. One session at 10a.m. and second session at 11 a.m.

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  978-325-5506  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Other

~~Blue Star Planetarium visits us for "A Universe of Stories!" Join us as Blue Star Planetarium brings the wonders of the universe to us with 2 presentations in their traveling planetarium! This event will be at City Hall in the auditorium, registration required. One session at 10a.m. and second session at 11 a.m.

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  978.325.5506
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Other

Tuesday July 30, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lego Club

Join us for an afternoon of fun building with Legos! Ages 6-12. Registration required

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  978-325-5551  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Join us for an afternoon of fun building with Legos! Ages 6-12. Registration required

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  978.325.5551
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Wednesday July 31, 2019
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8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Fundraising
CONTACT: Deborah  978-281-9763  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
CONTACT:
  Deborah
  978.281.9763
  kelsey@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room

 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Saturday August 3, 2019
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10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Writers' Group
CONTACT: Susan Oleksiw
LOCATION: Muzzey Room
CONTACT:
  Susan Oleksiw
  
  

LOCATION: Muzzey Room

Monday August 5, 2019
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10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Early Intervention Time for Toddlers

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Minecraft Club for Kids

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT: Kristen Lauderdale  978-281-9763 ext. 18  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Play Minecraft with a partner or small group. Share your ideas and tricks. Grades 1-5 (or age 6 and up). 

Due to our child safety policy, at least one parent per session will need to volunteer to stay in the room the entire time of the program, from 3:30-4:30. 

CONTACT:
  Kristen Lauderdale
  978.281.9763 ext. 18
  lauderdale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Lyceum Meeting
Tuesday August 6, 2019
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9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Early Intervention Toddlers on the Move

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT: Early Intervention  978-921-1182 Ext.314
LOCATION: Friend Room

Groups are open to Community and Early Intervention children between the ages of 18 and 36 months.  Registration is required.  To register for the group, please call Cape Ann Early Intervention at 978-921-1182, ext. 312.

CONTACT:
  Early Intervention
  978.921.1182 Ext.314
  

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Reading with Zyla the Therapy Dog

Spend some time with sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Register for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Spend some time with sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Register for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Reading with Zyla the Therapy Dog

Spend some time with our sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Sign up for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Spend some time with our sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Sign up for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Reading with Zyla the Therapy Dog

Spend some time with sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Register for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Spend some time with sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Register for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

 
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10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Reading with Zyla the Therapy Dog

Spend some time with sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Sign up for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT: Christy Rosso  9783255501  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Room

Spend some time with sweet Zyla the Therapy Dog, she is a great listener and loves being read to! Sign up for a 15 minute time period

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
  9783255501
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Children's Room

Wednesday August 7, 2019
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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Executive Committee Meeting
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
 
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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Governance Committee
LOCATION: Byers/Davidson Room
 
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Toddler Time

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT: Christy Rosso   978-281-9763 x18  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

You and your child are invited to a morning of playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, fingerplays, and a craft. This is a great way for your child to begin interacting with children his or her age. For ages 1-3. All are welcome.

CONTACT:
  Christy Rosso
   978.281.9763 x18
  rosso@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

Thursday August 8, 2019
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cook A Book for Kids!

Love to cook with the kids in your life? Pick up a copy of the selected cookbook here at the library and choose a recipe to make together at home, then bring it in to share and discuss!

CONTACT: Justine Vitale  978-325-5506  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org
LOCATION: Friend Room

Love to cook with the kids in your life? Pick up a copy of the selected cookbook here at the library and choose a recipe to make together at home, then bring it in to share and discuss!

CONTACT:
  Justine Vitale
  978.325.5506
  vitale@sawyerfreelibrary.org

LOCATION: Friend Room

 
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5:45 PM - 10:00 PM
Page2Stage Book & Theater Group