August 2019

(Thursday)

KANGAROO TIME!

10:00am - 10:30am

KANGAROO TIME FOR BOUNCY KIDS!

A program especially for the wiggliest little ones! Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the entire six-week session.

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.

Ready-To-Read Storytime for 5 - 8 year olds

4:00pm

An afterschool storytime especially for big kids!

Children who have entered grade school journey towards being readers, but they still love listening to stories! This program is designed to support your emergent reader by sharing a sample of stories & series that are geared toward various levels of early readers, & get them excited to use their new reading skills on the sequels later! 

Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the entire five-week session.

Bedtime Stories

6:30pm

Bedtime stories at the library!

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Storytime for 3 - 5 year olds

10:00am

Monday morning storytime!

Children will enjoy stories, games, songs, and crafts about the things they do at different times of the day. The session runs 5 weeks.

Each storytime includes about 30 minutes of stories, finger-plays, songs and games related to that week’s theme, followed by a craft project and a snack; the total storytime runs approximately 60 minutes.

This program is crafted specifically for the attention span and interest level of 3-5 year olds. If your child is younger than 3 or may not be up for sitting and listening to 4-5 stories with 1-2 song or game breaks in between, you may want to consider our storytime for 2-3 year olds, which runs on Wednedays at 10am, or our Kangaroo Time program, which runs on Thursdays at 10am.  If your child is in elementary school, you may also consider our afterschool program for 5-8 year olds on Thurdsay afternoons at 4pm

 

Please click below to register.

Melted Crayon Art for YAs

3:30pm

Creative, colorful, crayon art!

Use old crayons & blow-dryers to make fabulous art on canvas!

Class size is limited to 12; please register. Please wear something you don't mind getting a little melted crayon on!

(Tuesday)

Movie: E.T.

1:00pm

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. 

Hubcon Prep Night

6:00pm

Help us get ready for HUBCON, the library's annual anime convention!

The Hubbard Library hosts it's own annual anime convention, "HUBCON," and we need help decorating and getting ready for all the cool activities!

Please click below to register.

 

(Wednesday)

Story-and-Play for 2-3 year olds

10:00am

Children will enjoy stories, games, songs, and crafts about the things children do at different times of the day. The 45 minute storytime includes 15 minutes for free play, 15 minutes of stories, fingerplays & songs, and 15 minutes of craft and snacktime. The session runs 5 weeks.

This program is crafted specifically for the attention span and interest level of toddlers. If your child is older than 3 or has a greater capacity for sitting and listening to stories you may want to consider our storytime for 3-5 year olds, which runs on Mondays at 10am. 

Please click below to register.

 

 

Make Beach Slime

1:00pm

SLIME ATTACK AT THE LIBRARY!

We're making slime at the library! Please click below for more information and to register.

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

(Thursday)

KANGAROO TIME!

10:00am - 10:30am

KANGAROO TIME FOR BOUNCY KIDS!

A program especially for the wiggliest little ones! Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the entire six-week session.

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.

HUBCON: THE LIBRARY’S 5th ANNUAL FANDOM CONVENTION

12:00pm - 8:00pm

HUBCON: The Hubbard Library's own Anime convention!

Join us for our 5th Hubcon!

Ready-To-Read Storytime for 5 - 8 year olds

4:00pm

An afterschool storytime especially for big kids!

Children who have entered grade school journey towards being readers, but they still love listening to stories! This program is designed to support your emergent reader by sharing a sample of stories & series that are geared toward various levels of early readers, & get them excited to use their new reading skills on the sequels later! 

Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the entire five-week session.

Teen Karaoke Night!

5:00pm - 8:00pm

SING YOUR HEART OUT!

If you love to sing, we've got a night for you!

Click below to register!

(Friday)

HUBCON: THE LIBRARY’S 5th ANNUAL FANDOM CONVENTION

HUBCON: The Hubbard Library's own Anime convention!

Join us for our 5th Hubcon!

(Saturday)
(Sunday)
(Monday)

Storytime for 3 - 5 year olds

10:00am

Monday morning storytime!

Children will enjoy stories, games, songs, and crafts about the things they do at different times of the day. The session runs 5 weeks.

Each storytime includes about 30 minutes of stories, finger-plays, songs and games related to that week’s theme, followed by a craft project and a snack; the total storytime runs approximately 60 minutes.

This program is crafted specifically for the attention span and interest level of 3-5 year olds. If your child is younger than 3 or may not be up for sitting and listening to 4-5 stories with 1-2 song or game breaks in between, you may want to consider our storytime for 2-3 year olds, which runs on Wednedays at 10am, or our Kangaroo Time program, which runs on Thursdays at 10am.  If your child is in elementary school, you may also consider our afterschool program for 5-8 year olds on Thurdsay afternoons at 4pm

 

Please click below to register.

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)

Sewing 101: Make Personalized Pillows!

2:00pm

Beginner sewing!

JoAnn Fabrics' staff will teach you how to create a personalized pillow using the library's new sewing machines! All materials will be provided! Registration for this event is full.

This project was brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, grant #LS-00-16-0022-18.

Sewing 101: Make Personalized Pillows!

2:00pm

Beginner sewing!

JoAnn Fabrics' staff will teach you how to create a personalized pillow using the library's new sewing machines! All materials will be provided! Please click below to register.

This project was brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, grant #LS-00-16-0022-18.

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)

Story-and-Play for 2-3 year olds

10:00am

Children will enjoy stories, games, songs, and crafts about the things children do at different times of the day. The 45 minute storytime includes 15 minutes for free play, 15 minutes of stories, fingerplays & songs, and 15 minutes of craft and snacktime. The session runs 5 weeks.

This program is crafted specifically for the attention span and interest level of toddlers. If your child is older than 3 or has a greater capacity for sitting and listening to stories you may want to consider our storytime for 3-5 year olds, which runs on Mondays at 10am. 

Please click below to register.

 

 

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

Galaxy Hair Workshop

3:00pm

Galaxy Hair, the cheap and temporary way!

Galaxy hair is all the rage, and we can create the midnight, nebula, starry look without the long, expensive trip to the hair salon!

Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty!

Galaxy Hair Workshop

3:00pm

Galaxy Hair, the cheap and temporary way!

Galaxy hair is all the rage, and we can create the midnight, nebula, starry look without the long, expensive trip to the hair salon!

Please wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty!

(Thursday)

KANGAROO TIME!

10:00am - 10:30am

KANGAROO TIME FOR BOUNCY KIDS!

A program especially for the wiggliest little ones! Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the entire six-week session.

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.

Ready-To-Read Storytime for 5 - 8 year olds

4:00pm

An afterschool storytime especially for big kids!

Children who have entered grade school journey towards being readers, but they still love listening to stories! This program is designed to support your emergent reader by sharing a sample of stories & series that are geared toward various levels of early readers, & get them excited to use their new reading skills on the sequels later! 

Please note that when you register, you are signing up for the entire five-week session.

D & D for 4th-7th graders!

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!

INTERSKATE 91 PARTY!

6:00pm - 8:00pm

INTERSKATE 91 PARTY!

6:00pm - 8:00pm

(Friday)

Story Yoga!

10:30am

Yoga is perfect for preschoolers!

Simple yoga poses & stories are woven together to create a fun, interactive program! 

 Please click below to register.

Sponsored by Pathways for Parents.

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(Monday)

"READY FOR KINDERGARTEN” STORYTIME

3:00pm

Ease first day jitters and build excitement for “the Big K,” with lots of funny and reassuring stories, plus a craft and a snack.  Click below for more info and 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. 

3D & Robotics Makerspace Madness!

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Check out some supercool new tech at the library!

Give the library's new tech toy collection a test drive, with experienced techies to guide you through how to make everything go! Space is limited; register and find out more below.

3D & Robotics Makerspace Madness!

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Check out some supercool new tech at the library!

Give the library's new tech toy collection a test drive, with experienced techies to guide you through how to make everything go! Space is limited; register and find out more below.

(Wednesday)

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

(Thursday)

Photoshop Class: "How I Spent My Summer Vacation"

10:30am - 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 & teens to learn how to use it!

This class is full, please call the Youth Room to be put on the waiting list.

Photoshop Class: "How I Spent My Summer Vacation"

10:30am - 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 & teens to learn how to use it!

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

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.

D & D for 4th-7th graders!

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!

Bob Ross Paint Night!

6:00pm

BOB ROSS IS THE BOSS

Happy little paintings are waiting for you to create! No talent necessary! Please click below to register!

(Friday)
(Saturday)
(Sunday)
(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)

VOLUNTEER PIZZA PARTY

1:00pm

A thank-you party for our young adult summer volunteers!

The Library and the Friends of the Library are throwing a special thank-you party for all the young adults who have served as volunteers over the summer, with pizza, soda, ice cream & more! Volunteers, please let us know if you can make it!

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)

Table-top Games Club

1:30pm - 5:00pm

(Thursday)

D & D for 4th-7th graders!

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!

Draw and Paint Your Travel Photos

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Draw and Paint Your Travel Photos

Landscape painting is universal and timeless. View landscapes and seascapes throughout history and hear the artist stories and symbolism in the paintings. Then learn how to paint a landscape or seascape in an impressionist style with color, light and texture. Use acrylic paint on canvas board to capture your travel memories into a keepsake to cherish. Please bring in your travel photos and an apron.

Space is limited to 12, registration is required. Register by stopping by the circulation desk or by calling 583-3408.

Presenter: Theresa Monteith

To see more about Theresa visit her website: https://sites.google.com/site/theresadesigns/about-me

(Friday)

Anime "T & T" Club

3:00pm - 5:00pm

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.

(Saturday)