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Attention in-coming SIXTH graders: Are you flipping out about reading the required summer reading book?  Does it sound boooooring? Come to the library and read it with us instead!  Read Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen over 6 weeks at the library. Participate the way that fits you best.  Do you want to read aloud, follow along silently, participate in discussions, or just listen?  It all works!  You decide how you learn best. It counts towards summer reading beads! Plus, there’s snacks! 

Meets Thursdays from 2:45-3:45.  Our first meeting will be held on Thursday, July 11, 2019.  Pre-registration is required.  Come to the library to sign-up or call 508-885-7513 ext. 2.

Attention in-coming SEVENTH graders: Does reading the required summer reading book fill you with dread?  Does it sound boooooring? Come to the library and read it with us instead!  Read A Long Walk To Water by Linda Sue Park over 6 weeks at the library. Participate the way that fits you best.  Do you want to read aloud, follow along silently, participate in discussions, or just listen?  It all works!  You decide how you learn best. It counts towards summer reading beads! Plus, there’s snacks! 

Meets Tuesdays from 1:45-2:45.  Our first meeting is Tuesday, July 9, 2019.  Pre-registration is required.  Come to the library to sign-up or call 508-885-7513 ext. 2. 

Attention in-coming EIGHTH graders: Does reading the required summer reading book fill you with dread?  Does it sound boooooring? Come to the library and read it with us instead!  Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck over 6 weeks at the library. Participate the way that fits you best.  Do you want to read aloud, follow along silently, participate in discussions, or just listen?  It all works!  You decide how you learn best. It counts towards summer reading beads! Plus, there’s snacks! 

 Meets Wednesdays from 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm.  Our first meeting is Wednesday, July 10, 2019.  Pre-registration is required.  Come to the library to sign-up or call 508-885-7513 ext. 2.


Teen Mania (Grades 6-9) 

Monday, July 8, 2019 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

“Let the Force…” or rather Creativity be with you!  We will create 8-bit Star Wars characters with colored painter’s tape for our library windows! Who will you help create?  Yoda…R2D2…?  This program is open to anyone in grades 6-12.

Monday, July 29, 2019 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Our second annual Are You Smarter Than A Librarian Quiz is back!  Compete as a group against our librarians as you answer fun, silly, and absolutely ridiculous questions.  Who will come out on top…the teens or the librarians?  Come find out!

Monday, August 5, 2019 from 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Create a one of a kind tin-foil scratch art!

Monday, August 12, 2019 from 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

It’s that time of year again!!! Join us for a space themed scavenger hunt and ice cream party as we search for clues relating to Guardians of the Galaxy.


Dungeons and Dragons

Dungeons and Dragons with Masters of Adventure

July 15th and 22nd Masters of Adventure will lead us in another epic Dungeons and Dragons adventure from 3:30-5:30 in the Community room.  Pre-registration is required.  Visit or call the library at 508-885-7513 x 2. You must attend the program on the 15th in order to attend the program on the 22nd.  This program is sponsored by Cornerstone Bank.


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