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   Wednesday, July 5, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, July 6, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


   Monday, July 10, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Paula McLain's Circling the Sun and discuss. New members warmly welcomed.


12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch Lion starring Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman. Rated PG. 118 mins


   Tuesday, July 11, 2017
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Campfire Singalong and Stories
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3 and up Sing camp songs, listen to not-so-scary stories and have a "s'more". Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Wednesday, July 12, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, July 13, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


   Tuesday, July 18, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up Build a creation from your imagination with Legos provided by the library.


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read American Lion by John Meacham and discuss. New members warmly welcomed.


   Wednesday, July 19, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, July 20, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


   Monday, July 24, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch This Beautiful Fantastic. Rated PG. 102 mins


   Tuesday, July 25, 2017
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Ceramics with Pied Piper Hamelin
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 6 and up Learn how a better world was built from clay while watching a pottery demonstration. Children will make their own pinch pots to take home with them! Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Wednesday, July 26, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, July 27, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Bugworks
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 4 and up Do you love bugs or do they make your skin crawl? Come learn to appreciate invertebrates in an interactive program with live bugs! Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Saturday, July 29, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Movie
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Disney's Finding Nemo (G) 101 minutes Feel free to bring a snack along with you!


   Wednesday, August 2, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Family Game Night
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Board games and pizza! We provide the games and pizza and you provide the fun!


   Thursday, August 3, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


   Monday, August 7, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Hope Jahren's Lab Girl (non-fiction) and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Tuesday, August 8, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Animal Adventures
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Meet and learn about live animals, including an African Pale Fox. The more we know about who we share the world with, the better world we can build! Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Wednesday, August 9, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, August 10, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


   Saturday, August 12, 2017
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Yoga w/ Pamela PinterParsons of Soul Spirit Studio
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up Want to give your child a variety of "tools" to help with stress or anxiety or to simply relax? Sign up at the Children's Desk


   Monday, August 14, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch A Dog's Purpose. Rated PG. 100 mins


   Tuesday, August 15, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up Build a creation from your imagination with Legos provided by the library.


   Wednesday, August 16, 2017
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1-5 & siblings Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, August 17, 2017
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Come in out of the heat and do craft with a summer or ?Build a Better World Theme?


6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Movie Night
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Disney's The Lorax (PG) 95 minutes Feel free to bring dinner along with you!


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Choose your own book and share it with the group. New members warmly welcomed.


   Friday, August 25, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Summer Reading Ice Cream Social
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
Bring your reading log and enjoy ice cream and prizes provided by the Friends of the Library. Everyone gets a small takeaway prize for participating. Drawings for bigger prizes based on age.


   Monday, August 28, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch The Zookeeper's Wife. Rated PG-13. 126 mins


   Monday, September 11, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Ann Leary's The Children and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch La La Land. Rated PG-13. 128 mins


   Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read A City in Terror by Francis Russell. New members warmly welcomed.


   Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CANNING, FREEZING AND DEHYDRATING
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens will show us how to maximize and preserve the harvest for year round enjoyment. This program is free, open to all and sponsored by the Friends. No registration needed.


   Monday, September 25, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MEET THE AUTHOR: Erica Ferencik
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Erica's The River at Night and hear her speak about writing and researching this thriller set in Maine. Copies of the book will be available to borrow about one month in advance.


   Thursday, September 28, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
AROMATHERAPY with Kerri Miller
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Aromatherapy is the practice of using the natural oils extracted from plants to enhance psychological and physical well-being. Participants will create three sprays to take home. Sponsored by the Friends. THERE IS A $5 CHARGE FOR MATERIALS DUE AT THE PROGRAM. LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS. PLEASE REGISTER BEGINNING SEPT 14. Call 508-429-0617 or email Lmcdonnell@minlib.net.


   Monday, October 9, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Yaa Gyasi's Homegoing and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Monday, October 16, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch The Space Between Us. Rated PG-13. 121 mins


   Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FEASTING ON SOUPS with Liz Barbour
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Learn how to make one soup into two by adding a few ingredients to a basic recipe. Demonstration, recipes and tasting are free but please register beginning Sept 29. The group is limited to 35 participants. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


   Thursday, October 19, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read His Final Battle by Joseph Lelyveld. New members warmly welcomed.


   Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
IN CONCERT: HUNGRYTOWN
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson are folk duo, Hungrytown, from Vermont. Listen. Concert takes place on the main floor of the library. Refreshments for sale by the Friends of the Library. Free. Sponsored by the Friends.


   Monday, November 6, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Ivan Doig's Whistling Season and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Monday, November 13, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch The Founder starring Michael Keaton. Rated PG-13. 115 mins


   Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The General vs. The President by H. W. Brands. New members warmly welcomed.


   Monday, December 4, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Anne Enright's Green Road and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Tuesday, December 19, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Choose a book and share it with the group. New members warmly welcomed.


   Monday, February 26, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MEET THE AUTHOR: Catherine Marenghi
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Glad Farm. Catherine Marenghi will speak to us about her memoir of growing up in Milford in the 1960's via phone. Glad Farm is the 2018 selection for One Book, One Holliston.