Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and Other Beneficials
Tuesday, May 15 from 1:00 pm -2:00 pm
Adults are invited to learn how to welcome songbirds, hummingbirds, butterflies, and other beneficial organisms to your yard and neighborhood. Naturalist, John Root will present the program. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Spencer Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
Spencer Through Time
Thursday, May 17, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Presented by Author/Historian Frank J. Morrill & Co-author/Granddaughter Hannah Morrill. Join us as we learn about some of Spencer’s incredible history. There will be a slide-show presentation, sharing stories, and pictures relating to the newly published book “Spencer Through Time” and more! The presentation will be followed by a book signing. Books will be available for purchase.
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What’s Cooking? Cookbooks that inspire mouthwatering recipes! @ the Richard Sugden Library, Spencer. Cookbook Creations is held the LAST Thursday of each month from 6:00 p.m.—7:00 p.m. Participants make a recipe and bring the dish to share at the program! Friends of the Library provide beverages.
2018 Monthly Themes
April 26 Tea Party
May No Program
June 28 Appetizers
July 26 Summer Vegetables
August 23 Tomatoes
September 27 British Bake-off using Mary Berry Recipes
October 25 Winter Squash November No Program
December No Program
Tea Party Recipes
Spencer Writers’ Group
Meets the FIRST Monday of each month. All genres of writers are invited from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm. Come prepared to write! Light refreshments will be served. Register today! Questions? Contact Sharon Legasey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FREE Adult Computer Classes
Adults Beginning / Intermediate computer classes are held the FIRST Wednesday of each month from 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Not sure what you want to learn? Come learn ways to keep in touch with your children, friends, grandchildren and more! Come even if you’ve never used a computer before! We have lap tops to share, or bring your lap top computer, phone, tablet…
The Richard Sugden Library has reduced price passes to the Ecotarium, Old SturbridgeVillage, Massachusetts State Parks (free), Tower Hill Botanic Garden, and the USS Constitution Museum (free).
Borrow a Hot Spot (Free WiFi device)
The Library Hot Spot is a small, easy-to-use mobile device that allows you to connect Wi-Fi enabled devices like laptops, tablets, and smartphones to the internet for free.
The Hot Spot can be used at home, in a car, at the park… Borrowers must be 18+ years
with a library card in good standing. They go out for 2 weeks with no renewal.
Each may be reserved at the Main Desk. You must be age 18+ with a C/WMARS library card in good standing may borrow the telescope or Kill-A-Watt Meter. Once you have been notified that the Telescope or Kill-A-Watt Meter is available. You will have 2 business days to check it out, or it will go to the next person on the list.
Drivers Permit and License Tests
Free online Resources Drivers Manual Drivers Permit Practice Tests
We have free WiFi as well as computers available for free use. Wireless printing is not available at this time.
We offer black and white copies for $0.10 /page and computer printouts black and white for $0.10 / page, and color printouts for $0.15 / page.
Historical displays are provided by the Spencer Historical Society.
Massasoit Art Guild provides monthly displays of artwork.