June 2019

(Saturday)
(Monday)

POKEMON CLUB!

3:30pm - 5:00pm

POKEMON CLUB

Join us for trading, dueling, and handheld gaming, plus learning under the guidance of experienced young adult volunteers who will give a mini-lesson on Pokemon each session to teach about cards and how to play, and then watch over trading for fairness. Please click below to register.

(Tuesday)

Pop Culture Collective

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Unite for an afternoon of broad-spectrum fandom! Each week will have a different  theme - anime, Pokemon, Steven Universe, Star Wars, cosplay, superheroes, & more - discuss, play, watch, and geek out! Please click below for more information and to register.

Adult Anime Club

5:00pm - 7:45pm

Adult Anime Club

Join us every Tuesday night for Adult Anime Club!  Watch Anime, engage in a lively discussion on all things Anime, and play card games.  Bring a snack for yourself or to share!  Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 413-583-3408 or stop by the circulation desk.   If you are under the age of 18, please see our listing for Teen Anime under Youth Events. 

Make Stained Glass Planet Suncatchers!

6:00pm

Help us create somegorgeous window decorations for our upcoming space-themed Summer Reading Program! Please register.

Make Stained Glass Planet Suncatchers!

6:00pm

Help us create somegorgeous window decorations for our upcoming space-themed Summer Reading Program! Please register.

(Wednesday)

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

(Thursday)

D & D for Beginners!

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Learn how to play D & D!

Experienced players will teach you how to roll up a character and how to play!

Bedtime Stories

6:30pm

Bedtime stories at the library!

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(Friday)

Flower Garden Starter Kits

10:00am - 5:00pm

(Saturday)

Paint Our Starship!

10:00am - 1:00pm

(Tuesday)

Pop Culture Collective

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Unite for an afternoon of broad-spectrum fandom! Each week will have a different  theme - anime, Pokemon, Steven Universe, Star Wars, cosplay, superheroes, & more - discuss, play, watch, and geek out! Please click below for more information and to register.

Hubcon Planning Group

3:00pm

Help make our 5th annual Con awesome!

The Hubbard Library hosts an anime/scifi Convention every summer, & we need help planning & preparing for it! Meetings will take place every other month during the winter & early spring, and then every month as the Con gets closer (mid-July 2018). Please click below to register.

Oh and Snacks! There will be snacks!

Paint Our Starship!

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Adult Anime Club

5:00pm - 7:45pm

Adult Anime Club

Join us every Tuesday night for Adult Anime Club!  Watch Anime, engage in a lively discussion on all things Anime, and play card games.  Bring a snack for yourself or to share!  Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 413-583-3408 or stop by the circulation desk.   If you are under the age of 18, please see our listing for Teen Anime under Youth Events. 

(Wednesday)

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

(Thursday)

D & D for Beginners!

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Learn how to play D & D!

Experienced players will teach you how to roll up a character and how to play!

(Friday)

Make Father's Day Buttons!

10:00am - 5:00pm

(Monday)

THE SUMMER VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

The Library needs volunteers aged 11 & up (or going into 6th grade in the fall) during the summer to put away books, help prepare arts & crafts projects, & assist with the younger kids’ programs. Volunteers generally work one hour a week. If you are interested, pick up an application form & return it to the Children’s Department (NOT the Circulation Desk, please!) by June 25th at the latest.
All volunteers must attend a training session, unless they have been volunteering at the Library during the school year. Training sessions last about 2 hours. Please sign up for one when you return your signed volunteer form!

Volunteer Training Session #1

2:30pm - 4:30pm

SUMMER VOLUNTEER TRAINING SESSION #1

This training session is for kids who have applied to be summer volunteers. Summer volunteers must be 11 years old or going into 6th grade in fall. All volunteers must attend one training session, unless they have been volunteering at the library during the school year. The training session will last about 2 hours.

If you haven't turned in an application yet, you must do so before this training session. You can get one from the Children's Department, or download it (below). Fill it out, get it signed by a parent or guardian, and return it to the Children’s Department (NOT the Circulation Desk, please!), so that we can sign you up for a time to work.

You must also read The Spiel (training & orientation material for volunteers) before you attend your training session. If you haven't received one yet, you can download it (below) or pick it up from the Children's Department. 

POKEMON CLUB!

3:30pm - 5:00pm

POKEMON CLUB

Join us for trading, dueling, and handheld gaming, plus learning under the guidance of experienced young adult volunteers who will give a mini-lesson on Pokemon each session to teach about cards and how to play, and then watch over trading for fairness. Please click below to register.

(Tuesday)

Pop Culture Collective

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Unite for an afternoon of broad-spectrum fandom! Each week will have a different  theme - anime, Pokemon, Steven Universe, Star Wars, cosplay, superheroes, & more - discuss, play, watch, and geek out! Please click below for more information and to register.

Adult Anime Club

5:00pm - 7:45pm

Adult Anime Club

Join us every Tuesday night for Adult Anime Club!  Watch Anime, engage in a lively discussion on all things Anime, and play card games.  Bring a snack for yourself or to share!  Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 413-583-3408 or stop by the circulation desk.   If you are under the age of 18, please see our listing for Teen Anime under Youth Events. 

(Wednesday)

Make Galaxy Slime

10:30am

SLIME ATTACK AT THE LIBRARY!

We're making slime that looks like a view of space at the library! Please click below to register.

Volunteer Training Session #2

1:00pm - 3:00pm

This training session is for kids who have applied to be summer volunteers. Summer volunteers must be 11 years old or going into 6th grade in fall. All volunteers must attend one training session, unless they have been volunteering at the library during the school year. The training session will last about 2 hours.

If you haven't turned in an application yet, you must do so before this training session. You can get one from the Children's Department, or download it (below). Fill it out, get it signed by a parent or guardian, and return it to the Children’s Department (NOT the Circulation Desk, please!), so that we can sign you up for a time to work.

You must also read The Spiel (training & orientation material for volunteers) before you attend your training session. If you haven't received one yet, you can download it or pick it up from the Children's Department. 

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

(Thursday)

Anime Club

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Anime at the Library!

A club for Tweens & Teens ("T & T") who are fans of anime & manga! Meet every Friday to watch & talk about anime - with free snacks! 

Please click below to register.

Minute to Win it Tournament for YAs

1:00pm

Crazy fun and a chance to win prizes!

Ordinary objects become instruments of challenge in this popular game - no experience necessary, and you could win prizes if you can complete 60-second challenges!

Please click below to register.

D & D for Beginners!

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Learn how to play D & D!

Experienced players will teach you how to roll up a character and how to play!

Volunteer Training Session #3

5:30pm - 7:30pm

SUMMER VOLUNTEER TRAINING SESSION #3

This training session is for kids who have applied to be summer volunteers. Summer volunteers must be 11 years old or going into 6th grade in fall. All volunteers must attend one training session, unless they have been volunteering at the library during the school year. The training session will last about 2 hours.

If you haven't turned in an application yet, you must do so before this training session. You can get one from the Children's Department, or download it (below). Fill it out, get it signed by a parent or guardian, and return it to the Children’s Department (NOT the Circulation Desk, please!), so that we can sign you up for a time to work.

You must also read The Spiel (training & orientation material for volunteers) before you attend your training session. If you haven't received one yet, you can download it or pick it up from the Children's Department. 

(Friday)
(Monday)

THE SUMMER VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

The Library needs volunteers aged 11 & up (or going into 6th grade in the fall) during the summer to put away books, help prepare arts & crafts projects, & assist with the younger kids’ programs. Volunteers generally work one hour a week. If you are interested, pick up an application form & return it to the Children’s Department (NOT the Circulation Desk, please!) by June 25th at the latest.
All volunteers must attend a training session, unless they have been volunteering at the Library during the school year. Training sessions last about 2 hours. Please sign up for one when you return your signed volunteer form!

Astrology Star Chart-Reading Class  

2:30pm

Learn what the day, time, and place you were born can tell you about yourself!

Professional astrologer Sally Cragin will teach you how to read your astrological "star chart," and help you understand what it can tell you about yourself!

We will use an astrology website to create your star chart, and then Sally will teach you the basics of astrology. Please bring the date, exact time, and exact place of your birth with you so that we can make an accurate chart for you!

Please click below to register.

(Tuesday)

MYCHIP Free Child ID Service

10:30am - 1:30pm

Pop Culture Collective

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Unite for an afternoon of broad-spectrum fandom! Each week will have a different  theme - anime, Pokemon, Steven Universe, Star Wars, cosplay, superheroes, & more - discuss, play, watch, and geek out! Please click below for more information and to register.

Adult Anime Club

5:00pm - 7:45pm

Adult Anime Club

Join us every Tuesday night for Adult Anime Club!  Watch Anime, engage in a lively discussion on all things Anime, and play card games.  Bring a snack for yourself or to share!  Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 413-583-3408 or stop by the circulation desk.   If you are under the age of 18, please see our listing for Teen Anime under Youth Events. 

Movie: Captain Marvel

5:45pm - 8:00pm

Hubcon Planning Group

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Help make our 5th annual Con awesome!

The Hubbard Library hosts an anime/scifi Convention every summer, & we need help planning & preparing for it! Meetings will take place every other month during the winter & early spring, and then every month as the Con gets closer (mid-July 2018). Please click below to register.

Oh and Snacks! There will be snacks!

(Wednesday)

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

Make Bug Jars!

2:00pm - 3:30pm

(Thursday)

Anime Club

12:00pm - 2:00pm

Anime at the Library!

A club for Tweens & Teens ("T & T") who are fans of anime & manga! Meet every Friday to watch & talk about anime - with free snacks! 

Please click below to register.

I'm An Alien!" Photoshop Class for kids and teens

12:00pm

Learn to make crazy photo-edited images!

Thanks to a LSTA grant, the library has some cool new photo-editing software. This class is for kids to learn how to use it, using a simple cow photo as our example!

Class size is limited to four, please click below to register.

D & D for Beginners!

4:00pm - 6:00pm

Learn how to play D & D!

Experienced players will teach you how to roll up a character and how to play!

Going to Extremes

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Going to Extemes

Peter Mandel hunts his stories and photos in the world's far corners, including Antarctica, India, Egypt, Patagonia, the fjords of Norway, the mountain pathways of Japan, and the deserts of Africa. The author of ten books, he'll show slides of his most extreme travel experiences—surviving a coup in Ecuador, visiting a ‘city’ of penguins at the South Pole, fishing for piranha on Brazil’s Rio Negro, floating in the Goodyear Blimp, sailing on an Arctic icebreaker, camping in the African bush, and kayaking to the Statue of Liberty—and talk about how adventure travel turns to prose in today's media.  

Presenter: Peter Mandel, An award-winning adventure travel journalist for The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, National Geographic, and The Providence Journal.

 

Happy Hour Book Club

6:45pm - 7:55pm

(Friday)

Ludlow in Legos!

10:00am - 11:00am

Help us with our dream: to build Ludlow out of Legos!

Please click below to register.

Ludlow in Legos!

10:00am - 11:00am

Help us with our dream: to build Ludlow out of Legos!

Please click below to register.