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Friday, December 6, 2019


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, December 7, 2019


10:30 AM - 1:00 PMAnnual Holiday Tree Decorating Party      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can make ornaments and decorate the library's Christmas tree! Refreshments provided by Friends of the Southborough Library. All ages are welcome, no registration is required.
10:30 AM - 1:30 PMHoliday Book Sale      


Location:  Judy Williams Reading Room, Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  The Friends of the Southborough Library are holding a Holiday Book Sale on the Main Floor of the library (Judy Williams Reading Room). One free book per child. Stop on by for a wonderful selection of books!


Tuesday, December 10, 2019


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.


Wednesday, December 11, 2019


6:30 PM - 8:30 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna   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 Martha Stewart's Appetizers by Martha Stewart.


Friday, December 13, 2019


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMYoung Scientists      


Location:  Southborough Library, 25 Main Street
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for a FREE six-week enrichment series facilitated by STEM Beginnings. Children, ages 3-5, with a parent/caregiver will learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time, challenges and experiments. Registration is required (please call at 508-485-5031 or visit the library). Class size is limited to 12 children and parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child and join the fun! This event is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership, a grant program funded by the MA Dept. of Early Education and Care and administered by the YMCA of Central Massachusetts (visit www.theyfcp.org and www.stembeginnings.com).
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. 


Tuesday, December 17, 2019


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. 


Friday, December 20, 2019


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. 


Friday, December 27, 2019


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. 


Thursday, January 9, 2020


7:00 PM - 8:30 PMSOLF: Rebecca Watters      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Sally Watters      sbwatters@verizon.net
Description:  The Southborough Open Land Foundation invites you to a presentation by Rebecca Watters about a 350 mile cross country ski trek through the Altai Mountains of Mongolia in search of evidence of wolverines and other wildlife. Rebecca will also talk about wolverine/wildlife research in the United States. 


Tuesday, January 14, 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.


Wednesday, January 15, 2020


6:30 PM - 8:30 PMCook Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna   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 Bobby Flay Fit: 200 recipes for a healthy lifestyle by Bobby Flay.


Tuesday, January 28, 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.


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. 


Saturday, February 8, 2020


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.


Tuesday, February 11, 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.


Friday, February 14, 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. 


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. 


Tuesday, February 25, 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.


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. 


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.


Thursday, March 5, 2020


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.


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.


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.


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. 


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. 


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. 


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. 

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Friday, December 6, 2019

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, December 7, 2019

10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Annual Holiday Tree Decorating Party


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children can make ornaments and decorate the library's Christmas tree! Refreshments provided by Friends of the Southborough Library. All ages are welcome, no registration is required.
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Holiday Book Sale


Location:  Judy Williams Reading Room, Main Floor
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  The Friends of the Southborough Library are holding a Holiday Book Sale on the Main Floor of the library (Judy Williams Reading Room). One free book per child. Stop on by for a wonderful selection of books!


Tuesday, December 10, 2019

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.


Wednesday, December 11, 2019

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


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna   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 Martha Stewart's Appetizers by Martha Stewart.


Friday, December 13, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Young Scientists


Location:  Southborough Library, 25 Main Street
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for a FREE six-week enrichment series facilitated by STEM Beginnings. Children, ages 3-5, with a parent/caregiver will learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time, challenges and experiments. Registration is required (please call at 508-485-5031 or visit the library). Class size is limited to 12 children and parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child and join the fun! This event is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership, a grant program funded by the MA Dept. of Early Education and Care and administered by the YMCA of Central Massachusetts (visit www.theyfcp.org and www.stembeginnings.com).
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. 


Tuesday, December 17, 2019

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. 


Friday, December 20, 2019

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. 


Friday, December 27, 2019

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. 


Thursday, January 9, 2020

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
SOLF: Rebecca Watters


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Sally Watters      sbwatters@verizon.net
Description:  The Southborough Open Land Foundation invites you to a presentation by Rebecca Watters about a 350 mile cross country ski trek through the Altai Mountains of Mongolia in search of evidence of wolverines and other wildlife. Rebecca will also talk about wolverine/wildlife research in the United States. 


Tuesday, January 14, 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.


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

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


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna   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 Bobby Flay Fit: 200 recipes for a healthy lifestyle by Bobby Flay.


Tuesday, January 28, 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.


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. 


Saturday, February 8, 2020

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.


Tuesday, February 11, 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.


Friday, February 14, 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. 


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. 


Tuesday, February 25, 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.


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. 


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.


Thursday, March 5, 2020

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.


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.


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.


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. 


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. 


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. 


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.