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Saturday, January 18, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:45 AMDrama Out Of The Box      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for Drama Out of the Box with Meredith Charles to explore acting through storytelling, pantomime and creative expression! This is for ages 5+. Please register by calling the library or stopping by the Children's Room. This even is sponsored by Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier.


Monday, January 20, 2020


10:00 AM - 5:00 PMLibrary Closed      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  


Tuesday, January 21, 2020


4:00 PM - 5:00 PM4th-5th Grade Book Group      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of Southborough Library. 
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PMNative Seed Workshop      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Author and Native Plant Garden Consultant Ellen Sousa as we learn how to clean and store native plant seeds. Using seed collected at our October Workshop, we will prepare seeds for our Winter Sow Workshop in February. This is hands on, be prepared to work with messy seeds. Bring Native to New England Seeds if you have collected them. No Cultivars Please! Participants will be able to go home with some of the seeds we collect. Hosted by Southborough Open Space Preservation Commission  *Please register at http://bit.ly/sblibOSPCseeds1. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, January 22, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM2nd & 3rd Grade Book Group      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of the Southborough Library. 
6:15 PM - 7:15 PMTales & Tails: Reading with Dogs      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, January 23, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTales & Tails: Reading with Dogs      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton ROom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, January 24, 2020


3:30 PM - 4:30 PMScratch Coding Club      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis      vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Scratch Fundamentals: New to Scratch, or looking for some review? This session is for you! (Focus will be on short exercises to move sprites, change their appearance, introduce loops and conditionals). For children in grades 3-5 only. Limited to 8 participants.

Please note: this is a repeat of the Jan. 10th session.

Registration is required and can be accessed here: http://bit.ly/scratchcc03. Click here for printable flier.

Questions? Email Val De Angelis: vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Monday, January 27, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, January 28, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PMPoetry Workshop      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, January 29, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, January 30, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.


Friday, January 31, 2020


3:30 PM - 4:30 PMScratch Coding Club      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis      vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Create an Animation: If you already understand Scratch Fundamentals, this session is for you! (Participants will work on an animation led by facilitator). For children in grades 3-5 only. Limited to 8 participants.

Registration is required and can be accessed here: http://bit.ly/scratchcc03. Click here for printable flier.

Questions? Email Val De Angelis: vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Saturday, February 1, 2020


10:30 AM - 1:00 PMValentine's Day Party      


Location:  Southborough Library, Downstairs
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  The whole family can join us for fun and festive crafts, games and refreshments. You won't want to miss cookie decorating! This program is open for all ages. Registration is not required. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier.


Monday, February 3, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.


Tuesday, February 4, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers. 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Upcycled Robot Sculpting      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Using craft supplies “knick-knacks and doo-dads,” kids will hot glue together “robot” figures that can then be painted gold or silver if they wish. For ages 8 & up, please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft15. This program is made possible by a grant from the Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation For Metrowest. Printable flyer link.


Wednesday, February 5, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
3:45 PM - 5:00 PMLegos at the Library      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended for children ages 4 and up. Click here for printable fliler.


Thursday, February 6, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:45 AMMusic Together with David Garden      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers    508-485-5031   kivers@southborough
Description:  Children can sing and dance during this musical program. This fun event is best for toddlers & preschoolers. No registration is necessary. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier.
7:00 PM - 8:00 PMNative Plant Winter Sow Workshop      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Come and build your own mini greenhouse in a bottle! Join Garden Expert Nikki Howell as we prepare the containers and then plant with native seeds which will be provided and will support native pollinators. This event is hosted by the Southborough Open Space Preservation Committee. No prior experience necessary. Please bring dry, clean plastic milk or water jugs (1/2 and/or gallon). This program is free but registration is required for supplies: bit.ly/sblibOSPCseeds2.


Friday, February 7, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Saturday, February 8, 2020


10:30 AM - 12:00 PMDrop-In Art      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity is Butterfly Painting!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier
1:00 PM - 3:00 PMMighty Aphrodite: Chocolate & Love Pairing      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Larkin   203-415-9948   kimlarkin61@yahoo.com
Description:  A playful program celebrating romantic dynamic duos throughout history, fun trivia, discussion and samples of aphrodisiac foods (including chocolate!), fun poetry and more. Sponsored by The Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier


Monday, February 10, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
12:00 PM - 12:30 PMMeet & Eat      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southborough
Description:  Bring your lunch and learn a bunch! Connect with professionals and residents who love learning each month as we explore and discuss a new topic with local speakers, community leaders and/or video presentations. The February Ted Talk Topic is "My Year Reading A Book From Every Country in the World" with Author Ann Morgan guiding us through a literary journey in 196 countries. Click here for printable flier


Tuesday, February 11, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM6-8th Grade Book Group      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of Southborough Library.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PMPoetry Workshop      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, February 12, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
3:45 PM - 4:45 PMSkyRise Children's Theater: Strega Nona      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can be part of the theater experience when the book "Strega Nona" by Tomie dePaola is brought to life with SkyRise Children's Theater for this fun event! For children ages 3.5-8 years old. Please register by calling the Children's Room or stopping by the library. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier


Thursday, February 13, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PMDigestion Workshop      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Jill Vroman   508-395.-4271   Jill@jillvromanfitness.com
Description:  Join Jill Vroman for this interactive workshop on strengthening your gut health to improve your complete health.  Learn about your unique constitution and use this knowledge to fuel your health. Learn  when should you eat, what should you eat, how much should you eat, what should you avoid, how to get off the yo yo dieting train & more. Learn these tools to increase your metabolic fire, improve your immune system and sleep better at night. These tools are based on Ayurveda, a 5000 year old science to find complete health and  are backed my modern science. Jill Vroman is a national lecturer, a health coach and a functional trainer. Post questions to Jill on her website prior to the workshop at jill@jillvromanfitness.com. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, February 14, 2020


9:00 AM - 10:00 AMLibrary Legislative Breakfast      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join State Senator Jamie Eldridge and Representative Carolyn Dykema to celebrate libraries across the Commonwealth & the politicians that support them. Learn more about the issues facing libraries statewide and how to become more involved with library advocacy. Representatives from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, Massachusetts Library System, and the Massachusetts Library Association will also speak about the state of libraries. The Southborough Library Board of Trustees and The Friends of the Southborough Library will talk about their local contributions as well. Click here for printable flier.

Pre-registation is not required, but encouraged: bit.ly/sblib2020legislative
2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, February 18, 2020


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMCreature Teachers      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Get ready for some fun animal adventures together with CreatureTeachers! Children can meet and learn about animals from around the world. No registration required. Open to all ages. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, February 19, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is Antoni in the Kitchen by Antoni Porowski. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, February 20, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Macrame Keychains      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  You might have admired the art of Macramé, a form of textile produced using knotting techniques, but did not have the opportunity to learn this fun skill! Join us for a fun program where you will use simple macrame techniques to make your very own keychain! Recommended for ages 13 & up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft16. This program is made possible by a grant from the Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation For Metrowest. Printable flyer link.


Friday, February 21, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, February 25, 2020


4:15 PM - 5:15 PM4th-5th Grade Book Group      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of Southborough Library. 
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PMPoetry Workshop      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, February 26, 2020


4:15 PM - 5:15 PM2nd & 3rd Grade Book Group      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of the Southborough Library. 
6:15 PM - 7:15 PMTales & Tails: Reading with Dogs      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton ROom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library.


Thursday, February 27, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTales & Tails: Reading with Dogs      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton ROom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library.
7:00 PM - 8:00 PMSilent Book Group      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southboroughma.com
Description:  Strangers or friends meet the last Thursday of every month at the library to share one another's company. The group can read the same book together or drop in with your own pick. There is no expectation for a discussion. The suggested Februrary book selection is The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. Adults and young adults are welcome. The first meeting will be in the Eaton Room, all others to meet upstairs on the Main Floor. Please email atownsley@southboroughma.com with any questions. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, February 28, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, March 3, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Creative Journaling      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Does your library have a group of young authors or writers? This creative workshop invites kids and teens to think about their past, future and present as they design pages of their journal. For Ages 10 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft17. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.


Thursday, March 5, 2020


3:45 PM - 5:00 PMLegos at the Library      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PMTomato Growing      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kate Donovan   508-314-8311   bvveggiegardens@gmail.com
Description:  Presented by the Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens. "Without question, tomatoes are the number one home garden crop.  We will teach you the best ways to maximize your harvest." Program will be filmed by Southborough Access Media.  Sponsored by The Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, March 6, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Storytime Yoga      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMScratch Coding Club      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Monday, March 9, 2020


12:00 PM - 12:30 PMMeet & Eat      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southboroughma.com
Description:   Bring your lunch and learn a bunch! Connect with professionals and residents who love learning each month as we explore and discuss a new topic with local speakers, community leaders and/or video presentations. For our March topic, help us welcome and meet the new Southborough Recreation Director, Tim Davis, and Program Coordinator, Alexandra Officer! Joins u to learn about new school & summer programs as well as events for the whole family to enjoy. 


Tuesday, March 10, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:30 PMPoetry Workshop      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, March 11, 2020


3:45 PM - 5:00 PMHands on Nature      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This program is for children ages 5-9. Please register in the Children's Room or by calling the library.


Thursday, March 12, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMGraphic Novel Workshop      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Graphic novelist Jonathan Todd will take students through the steps of creating their own graphic novel based on experiences from their own lives. This exciting event is for children ages 10 and up. Please register in the Children's Room.


Friday, March 13, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Storytime Yoga      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMScratch Coding Club      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Wednesday, March 18, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty cookbook club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is America's Test Kitchen twentieth anniversary TV show cookbook.


Thursday, March 19, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Inspiration Rocks      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  

Participants will create a rock using different media that will speak to them. What word or phrase is speaking to you right now? Using special paint pens, enjoy this Zen workshop as patrons connect over intention and art. For Ages 8 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft18. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.




Friday, March 20, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Storytime Yoga      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMScratch Coding Club      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Saturday, March 21, 2020


10:30 AM - 12:00 PMDrop-In Art      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity is all about orangutans- drawing & mixed media!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier


Tuesday, March 24, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:30 PMPoetry Workshop      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, March 27, 2020


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Storytime Yoga      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMScratch Coding Club      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Saturday, March 28, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:45 AMDrama Out Of The Box      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for Drama Out of the Box with Meredith Charles to explore acting through storytelling, pantomime and creative expression! This is for ages 5+. Please register by calling the library or stopping by the Children's Room. This even is sponsored by Friends of the Library.


Wednesday, April 1, 2020


3:45 PM - 5:00 PMLegos at the Library      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.


Friday, April 3, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Saturday, April 4, 2020


11:00 AM - 11:45 AMMusic Together with David Garden      


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers    508-485-5031   kivers@southborough
Description:  Children can sing and dance during this musical program. This fun event is best for toddlers & preschoolers. No registration is necessary. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library.


Tuesday, April 7, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Clipboard Makeover      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Starting with a simple clipboard, each participant will tailor the ordinary office supply into something personal and wonderful to make their life a little more fun! For Ages 10 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft19. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.


Friday, April 10, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Wednesday, April 15, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is The Plant Paradox by Steven R. Gundry.


Thursday, April 16, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Mosaic Trivets      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Participants will use a variety of mosaic items to create a project -- either functional or simply a piece of art -- unique to their own creative side. For Ages 8 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft20. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.


Friday, April 17, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Saturday, April 18, 2020


10:30 AM - 12:00 PMDrop-In Art      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity will focus on galapagos penguin painting!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, April 23, 2020


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMThe Fun and Games Magic Show      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  All ages are welcome for this family-friendly magic show with magician Debbie O'Carroll! Let her keep you on your toes! No registration required. This engaging event is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. 


Friday, April 24, 2020


2:30 PM - 4:30 PMDrop-In Chess      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Tuesday, May 5, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Jewelry Makerspace      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Participants will use their creative side to make necklaces, bracelets, key chains, napkin holders, bubble wands, earrings....or all of the above! For Ages 13 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft21. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Thursday, May 7, 2020


3:45 PM - 5:00 PMLegos at the Library      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.


Wednesday, May 20, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is a choice of Thug Kitchen or Eat Like a Gilmore: Daily Cravings by Kristi Carlson.


Thursday, May 21, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Old Book Page Crafting      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Participants will create a variety of crafting projects from old book pages using a wide variety of functional items that can be enhanced by the words and images found in old pages. For Ages 13 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft22. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Saturday, May 23, 2020


10:30 AM - 12:00 PMDrop-In Art      


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity will work on blue whales with model magic!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier


Tuesday, June 2, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Star Wars Stations      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  This workshop celebrates all things Star Wars! Three stations will be available to kids and teens as they rotate through the room, including "Wookie Cookie" decorating, Perler Bead Keychains and Star Wars finger puppets (using hot glue guns). For Ages 8 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft23. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Thursday, June 4, 2020


3:45 PM - 5:00 PMLegos at the Library      


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.


Wednesday, June 17, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen      msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is Bobby Flay at Home by Bobby Flay.


Thursday, June 18, 2020


4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCrafternoon: Sewing 101/Makerspace      


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  This workshop focuses on learning the basics of sewing (threading a needle, starting and stopping a stitch, and fixing a button) and then invites participants to work on one hand-sewing project and one machine project (i.e. a scrunchie). For Ages 13 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft24. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Wednesday, July 15, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:00 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is The Milk Street Cookbook by Christopher Kimball, et al.

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Drama Out Of The Box


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for Drama Out of the Box with Meredith Charles to explore acting through storytelling, pantomime and creative expression! This is for ages 5+. Please register by calling the library or stopping by the Children's Room. This even is sponsored by Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier.


Monday, January 20, 2020

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Library Closed


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  


Tuesday, January 21, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4th-5th Grade Book Group


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of Southborough Library. 
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Native Seed Workshop


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Author and Native Plant Garden Consultant Ellen Sousa as we learn how to clean and store native plant seeds. Using seed collected at our October Workshop, we will prepare seeds for our Winter Sow Workshop in February. This is hands on, be prepared to work with messy seeds. Bring Native to New England Seeds if you have collected them. No Cultivars Please! Participants will be able to go home with some of the seeds we collect. Hosted by Southborough Open Space Preservation Commission  *Please register at http://bit.ly/sblibOSPCseeds1. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, January 22, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
2nd & 3rd Grade Book Group


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of the Southborough Library. 
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Tales & Tails: Reading with Dogs


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, January 23, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tales & Tails: Reading with Dogs


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton ROom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, January 24, 2020

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Scratch Coding Club


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis      vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Scratch Fundamentals: New to Scratch, or looking for some review? This session is for you! (Focus will be on short exercises to move sprites, change their appearance, introduce loops and conditionals). For children in grades 3-5 only. Limited to 8 participants.

Please note: this is a repeat of the Jan. 10th session.

Registration is required and can be accessed here: http://bit.ly/scratchcc03. Click here for printable flier.

Questions? Email Val De Angelis: vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Monday, January 27, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, January 28, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Poetry Workshop


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, January 29, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, January 30, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.


Friday, January 31, 2020

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Scratch Coding Club


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis      vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Create an Animation: If you already understand Scratch Fundamentals, this session is for you! (Participants will work on an animation led by facilitator). For children in grades 3-5 only. Limited to 8 participants.

Registration is required and can be accessed here: http://bit.ly/scratchcc03. Click here for printable flier.

Questions? Email Val De Angelis: vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Saturday, February 1, 2020

10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Valentine's Day Party


Location:  Southborough Library, Downstairs
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  The whole family can join us for fun and festive crafts, games and refreshments. You won't want to miss cookie decorating! This program is open for all ages. Registration is not required. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier.


Monday, February 3, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.


Tuesday, February 4, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers. 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Upcycled Robot Sculpting


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Using craft supplies “knick-knacks and doo-dads,” kids will hot glue together “robot” figures that can then be painted gold or silver if they wish. For ages 8 & up, please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft15. This program is made possible by a grant from the Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation For Metrowest. Printable flyer link.


Wednesday, February 5, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos at the Library


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended for children ages 4 and up. Click here for printable fliler.


Thursday, February 6, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Music Together with David Garden


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers    508-485-5031   kivers@southborough
Description:  Children can sing and dance during this musical program. This fun event is best for toddlers & preschoolers. No registration is necessary. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier.
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Native Plant Winter Sow Workshop


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Come and build your own mini greenhouse in a bottle! Join Garden Expert Nikki Howell as we prepare the containers and then plant with native seeds which will be provided and will support native pollinators. This event is hosted by the Southborough Open Space Preservation Committee. No prior experience necessary. Please bring dry, clean plastic milk or water jugs (1/2 and/or gallon). This program is free but registration is required for supplies: bit.ly/sblibOSPCseeds2.


Friday, February 7, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Saturday, February 8, 2020

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Art


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity is Butterfly Painting!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Mighty Aphrodite: Chocolate & Love Pairing


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Larkin   203-415-9948   kimlarkin61@yahoo.com
Description:  A playful program celebrating romantic dynamic duos throughout history, fun trivia, discussion and samples of aphrodisiac foods (including chocolate!), fun poetry and more. Sponsored by The Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier


Monday, February 10, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Meet & Eat


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southborough
Description:  Bring your lunch and learn a bunch! Connect with professionals and residents who love learning each month as we explore and discuss a new topic with local speakers, community leaders and/or video presentations. The February Ted Talk Topic is "My Year Reading A Book From Every Country in the World" with Author Ann Morgan guiding us through a literary journey in 196 countries. Click here for printable flier


Tuesday, February 11, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
6-8th Grade Book Group


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of Southborough Library.
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Poetry Workshop


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, February 12, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children ages 2-5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Each week will feature several stories based on a theme and a related craft. Drop-in, no registration required. Click here for printable fliers.
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
SkyRise Children's Theater: Strega Nona


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can be part of the theater experience when the book "Strega Nona" by Tomie dePaola is brought to life with SkyRise Children's Theater for this fun event! For children ages 3.5-8 years old. Please register by calling the Children's Room or stopping by the library. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier


Thursday, February 13, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Digestion Workshop


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Jill Vroman   508-395.-4271   Jill@jillvromanfitness.com
Description:  Join Jill Vroman for this interactive workshop on strengthening your gut health to improve your complete health.  Learn about your unique constitution and use this knowledge to fuel your health. Learn  when should you eat, what should you eat, how much should you eat, what should you avoid, how to get off the yo yo dieting train & more. Learn these tools to increase your metabolic fire, improve your immune system and sleep better at night. These tools are based on Ayurveda, a 5000 year old science to find complete health and  are backed my modern science. Jill Vroman is a national lecturer, a health coach and a functional trainer. Post questions to Jill on her website prior to the workshop at jill@jillvromanfitness.com. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, February 14, 2020

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Library Legislative Breakfast


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join State Senator Jamie Eldridge and Representative Carolyn Dykema to celebrate libraries across the Commonwealth & the politicians that support them. Learn more about the issues facing libraries statewide and how to become more involved with library advocacy. Representatives from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, Massachusetts Library System, and the Massachusetts Library Association will also speak about the state of libraries. The Southborough Library Board of Trustees and The Friends of the Southborough Library will talk about their local contributions as well. Click here for printable flier.

Pre-registation is not required, but encouraged: bit.ly/sblib2020legislative
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, February 18, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Creature Teachers


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Get ready for some fun animal adventures together with CreatureTeachers! Children can meet and learn about animals from around the world. No registration required. Open to all ages. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, February 19, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is Antoni in the Kitchen by Antoni Porowski. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, February 20, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Macrame Keychains


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  You might have admired the art of Macramé, a form of textile produced using knotting techniques, but did not have the opportunity to learn this fun skill! Join us for a fun program where you will use simple macrame techniques to make your very own keychain! Recommended for ages 13 & up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft16. This program is made possible by a grant from the Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation For Metrowest. Printable flyer link.


Friday, February 21, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, February 25, 2020

4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
4th-5th Grade Book Group


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of Southborough Library. 
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Poetry Workshop


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, February 26, 2020

4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
2nd & 3rd Grade Book Group


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Book club members read a book selected each month and then meet for discussion & activities. Registration is required. Refreshments provided by Wegmans and Friends of the Southborough Library. 
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Tales & Tails: Reading with Dogs


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton ROom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library.


Thursday, February 27, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tales & Tails: Reading with Dogs


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton ROom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can read with a certified therapy dog from Therapy Dogs International. Contact the library to sign up for a 15 minutes time slot. Children should have some reading ability. Children can bring books or pick some from the library.
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Silent Book Group


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southboroughma.com
Description:  Strangers or friends meet the last Thursday of every month at the library to share one another's company. The group can read the same book together or drop in with your own pick. There is no expectation for a discussion. The suggested Februrary book selection is The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah. Adults and young adults are welcome. The first meeting will be in the Eaton Room, all others to meet upstairs on the Main Floor. Please email atownsley@southboroughma.com with any questions. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, February 28, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. Click here for printable flier.


Tuesday, March 3, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Creative Journaling


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Does your library have a group of young authors or writers? This creative workshop invites kids and teens to think about their past, future and present as they design pages of their journal. For Ages 10 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft17. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.


Thursday, March 5, 2020

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos at the Library


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tomato Growing


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kate Donovan   508-314-8311   bvveggiegardens@gmail.com
Description:  Presented by the Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens. "Without question, tomatoes are the number one home garden crop.  We will teach you the best ways to maximize your harvest." Program will be filmed by Southborough Access Media.  Sponsored by The Friends of the Southborough Library. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, March 6, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Storytime Yoga


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Scratch Coding Club


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Monday, March 9, 2020

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Meet & Eat


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Amy Townsley   508-485-5031   atownsley@southboroughma.com
Description:   Bring your lunch and learn a bunch! Connect with professionals and residents who love learning each month as we explore and discuss a new topic with local speakers, community leaders and/or video presentations. For our March topic, help us welcome and meet the new Southborough Recreation Director, Tim Davis, and Program Coordinator, Alexandra Officer! Joins u to learn about new school & summer programs as well as events for the whole family to enjoy. 


Tuesday, March 10, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Poetry Workshop


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Wednesday, March 11, 2020

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Hands on Nature


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This program is for children ages 5-9. Please register in the Children's Room or by calling the library.


Thursday, March 12, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Graphic Novel Workshop


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Graphic novelist Jonathan Todd will take students through the steps of creating their own graphic novel based on experiences from their own lives. This exciting event is for children ages 10 and up. Please register in the Children's Room.


Friday, March 13, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Storytime Yoga


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Scratch Coding Club


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Wednesday, March 18, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty cookbook club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is America's Test Kitchen twentieth anniversary TV show cookbook.


Thursday, March 19, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Inspiration Rocks


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  

Participants will create a rock using different media that will speak to them. What word or phrase is speaking to you right now? Using special paint pens, enjoy this Zen workshop as patrons connect over intention and art. For Ages 8 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft18. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.




Friday, March 20, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Storytime Yoga


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Scratch Coding Club


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Saturday, March 21, 2020

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Art


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity is all about orangutans- drawing & mixed media!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier


Tuesday, March 24, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Poetry Workshop


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Elliott Simons      analog1000@gmail.com
Description:  At each Tuesday session, everyone is asked to bring in five copies of their original poetry and distribute them to the group. Someone will read the poem and the group will provide supportive feedback. If you don't have a poem, come anyway! We are always interested in your insights. Click here for printable flier.


Friday, March 27, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Storytime Yoga


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children ages 3-6 can hear a story and learn different yoga poses throughout this fun program that gets everybody moving and learning at the same time! Mary Roberge will lead this event. Please register with the Children's Room.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Scratch Coding Club


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Val De Angelis   508-485-5031   vdeangelis@southboroughma.com
Description:  Code in Scratch 3.0!  New and experienced coders welcomed and may attend one or more weekly sessions on Friday afternoons in January. For children in grades 3-5. Registration is required.  Online registration link forthcoming. Questions? Email Val De Angelis:vdeangelis@southboroughma.com


Saturday, March 28, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Drama Out Of The Box


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for Drama Out of the Box with Meredith Charles to explore acting through storytelling, pantomime and creative expression! This is for ages 5+. Please register by calling the library or stopping by the Children's Room. This even is sponsored by Friends of the Library.


Wednesday, April 1, 2020

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos at the Library


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.


Friday, April 3, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Saturday, April 4, 2020

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Music Together with David Garden


Location:  Southborough Library, Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers    508-485-5031   kivers@southborough
Description:  Children can sing and dance during this musical program. This fun event is best for toddlers & preschoolers. No registration is necessary. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library.


Tuesday, April 7, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Clipboard Makeover


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Starting with a simple clipboard, each participant will tailor the ordinary office supply into something personal and wonderful to make their life a little more fun! For Ages 10 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft19. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.


Friday, April 10, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Wednesday, April 15, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is The Plant Paradox by Steven R. Gundry.


Thursday, April 16, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Mosaic Trivets


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Participants will use a variety of mosaic items to create a project -- either functional or simply a piece of art -- unique to their own creative side. For Ages 8 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft20. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency. Printable flyer link.


Friday, April 17, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Saturday, April 18, 2020

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Art


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity will focus on galapagos penguin painting!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier.


Thursday, April 23, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Fun and Games Magic Show


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  All ages are welcome for this family-friendly magic show with magician Debbie O'Carroll! Let her keep you on your toes! No registration required. This engaging event is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. 


Friday, April 24, 2020

2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Drop-In Chess


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Are you ready to make your next move? Join us every Friday afternoon this month as we reconfigure the Eaton Room into a gaming space for players of all ages. Bring a friend, or make a new one, as attendees play the competitive classic game: Chess. 


Tuesday, May 5, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Jewelry Makerspace


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Participants will use their creative side to make necklaces, bracelets, key chains, napkin holders, bubble wands, earrings....or all of the above! For Ages 13 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft21. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Thursday, May 7, 2020

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos at the Library


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.


Wednesday, May 20, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is a choice of Thug Kitchen or Eat Like a Gilmore: Daily Cravings by Kristi Carlson.


Thursday, May 21, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Old Book Page Crafting


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  Participants will create a variety of crafting projects from old book pages using a wide variety of functional items that can be enhanced by the words and images found in old pages. For Ages 13 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft22. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Saturday, May 23, 2020

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-In Art


Location:  Southborough Library, Eaton Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for some fun family Saturday crafts! Art projects in the spring of 2020 will focus on endangered animals. This drop-in activity will work on blue whales with model magic!   Recommended for ages 5-10, siblings welcome. No registration required.This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Click here for printable flier


Tuesday, June 2, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Star Wars Stations


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  This workshop celebrates all things Star Wars! Three stations will be available to kids and teens as they rotate through the room, including "Wookie Cookie" decorating, Perler Bead Keychains and Star Wars finger puppets (using hot glue guns). For Ages 8 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft23. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Thursday, June 4, 2020

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Legos at the Library


Location:  Eaton Meeting Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A favorite at the library! Kids can show off their creativity and make lego creations to display at the library!  Parents and caregivers must stay with children. This activity is recommended ffor children ages 4 and up.


Wednesday, June 17, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen      msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is Bobby Flay at Home by Bobby Flay.


Thursday, June 18, 2020

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Crafternoon: Sewing 101/Makerspace


Location:  Eaton Room
Contact:  Mandy Roberge   ​978-660-2394   mandy@wickedgoodhenna.com
Description:  This workshop focuses on learning the basics of sewing (threading a needle, starting and stopping a stitch, and fixing a button) and then invites participants to work on one hand-sewing project and one machine project (i.e. a scrunchie). For Ages 13 & Up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibcraft24. This program is made possible by a grant from the Mass Cultural Coucil, a state agency.


Wednesday, July 15, 2020

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Cook Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for the tasty Cook Book Club! Those interested cook a different dish from the selected cookbook of the month. To avoid overlap, please email msorensen@southboroughma.com with your recipe choice. This month's cookbook is The Milk Street Cookbook by Christopher Kimball, et al.