11/09/2021

(Tuesday)

Book & Craft Pairing: Thanksgiving and Booklover's Autumn Wreaths

Pick up a book about Thanksgiving or autumn & get a complete take-home craft kit!

Check out a book about our theme of the month, and take home everything you need to make an accompanying craft!

This month: Thanksgiving and booklover's autumn wreaths!

You can come into the Youth Room to pick out your book and get the craft, or if you'd like to pick them up from curbside service, click below to register. After we receive your registration, we will send you a list of available books about the theme. Write back with your selection and when you pick it up, we'll include a bag that contains everything you need to make this cute craft! If you need enough for multiple children, just select the same number of books off the list.

 

Hybrid program: Sing With Me!

10:30am - 11:00am

Lively music and movement for little ones and their grown ups!

 

If you have a little one who loves music, this program is for you! Join us for a half-hour of adult-&-child singing, clapping, and stomping along to favorite kids’ songs; the program will take place on the library lawn when weather allows with equipment set up during the live event for those who wish to participate virtually; the program will happen exclusively via Zoom when weather is bad. Parents & caregivers, please stay with your little ones, as this is a program for both of you!

Rescheduled: VIRTUAL STEAM PROGRAM: Clay Dinosaurs

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Art & engineering program for 5-8 year olds!

Join us for a virtual STEAM program with educator Jane Christian for ages 5-8 years old and their caregivers! This group offers an activity that will incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.

The 11/9 STEAM is Create with Clay Dinosaurs
 
This fun filled STEAM event will combine arts and crafts with science and learning. Each child will receive one plastic dinosaur fossil, colorful clay, and a sculpting tool.
Dinosaurs allow children to both learn and fantasize about prehistoric times through play. Using our fine motor skills we will cover and mold the clay onto the fossil. Please register to receive the Zoom link and kit. Space is limited to 6 participants.

After registering you can pick up your kit at the circulation desk or pick up the materials via our curbside service, call (413)583-3408 x2 when you arrive and we'll bring the kit out to you.

 

Anime 101

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Become an anime fan in 5 weeks!

Library staff member and anime expert Marcelo will teach this 5-week class on essential anime for ages 12 & up.

Each week you'll watch a specially selected episode of a classic/must-see show (with free snacks provided by the library), and then discuss what makes it essential.

The class will take place in the library's program room, where a professional air filtering machine will be kept running. Masks are required. Space is limited to 20 participants, please click below to register.