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Wednesday, October 20, 2021


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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCrafternoon: Mandala Mini-Pumpkins      


Location:  Outside, Southborough Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Mandy Roberge for this fun Halloween activity!Let your creativity fly in this workshop where various painting techniques, including pointillism, are demonstrated but not required. As always, participants are encouraged to create something from the heart. Pre-registration for this event is required. Registration has now closed. This event is at capacity.


Thursday, October 21, 2021


11:00 AM - 11:45 PMOutdoor Baby/Toddler Storytime      


Location:  Outside Library Lawn
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.


Saturday, October 23, 2021


9:00 AM - 12:00 PMHalloween Party at Fay School      


Location:  Fay School, 31 Main Street.
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for a fun Halloween Party at the Fay School campus, parking at Brackett House, 31 Main Street. Follow signs for Farmer's Market across the street. This is open to all ages, no registration. Schedule:
9:00-12:00 Halloween games, crafts & Farmer's Market
10:00 - 10:30 Halloween story time with Miss Kim
10:30 Halloween costume parade
11:00 Spooky music with Stacey Peasley


Monday, October 25, 2021


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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, October 26, 2021


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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary. 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMChildren's Book Illustrator      


Location:  Virtual, on Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  We are pleased to join Ashland Library and other local libraries in offering a virtual event with Robin Preiss Glasser, illustrator of Fancy Nancy and Grand Jeté and Me. Participants are also asked to dress in fancy clothes as Robin is all about fancy! This event is virtual. Email kivers@southboroughma.com if you would like to pick up a craft kit ahead of time. Please register through Ashland Public Library :https://bit.ly/sblibillustrator.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021


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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary. 


Thursday, October 28, 2021


11:00 AM - 11:45 PMOutdoor Baby/Toddler Storytime      


Location:  Outside Library Lawn
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.


Monday, November 1, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 2, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 3, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMYoung Scientist STEM Beginnings      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, November 4, 2021


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMHands on Nature: Incredible Earthworms!      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Learn about earthworms and the important role they play in our environment. Discover an earthworm’s anatomy and learn how it has adapted to its life underground. We will learn about how they break down living and dead material, and turn it into nutrient rich soil. Develop a new appreciation for these simple invertebrates, while learning about decomposing and soil. Observe live earthworms with magnifying glasses! Ages 5 and up. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibnature


Saturday, November 6, 2021


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMSkyRise Theater presents Rainbow Fish!      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us at the Southborough Library on our  Main Floor (in the back) for this fun program available to kids 2.5 years and older!  SkyRise Theater will present a special reading of "Rainbow Fish" followed by a variety of interactive activities! Please register:
https://bit.ly/sblibskyrise. Sponsored by Friends of the Southborough Library.


Monday, November 8, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 9, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 10, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMYoung Scientist STEM Beginnings      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, November 11, 2021


11:00 AM - 11:45 PMBaby/Toddler Storytime      


Location:  Southborough Library
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 in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, November 13, 2021


10:30 AM - 12:00 PMDrop-in Art: Thanksgiving Tree      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  What will you be thankful for this season? We will make a Thanksgiving tree using paper to make flowers, leaves and acorns. Write what you are thankful for on the leaves and hang  the decorations on a tree branch to take home. No registration. Ages 5 and up. Sponsored by the Friends of Southborough Library.


Monday, November 15, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 16, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 17, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMYoung Scientist STEM Beginnings      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCrafternoon: Book Page Centerpieces      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:   This workshop uses old book pages (provided) to create flowers on stems, which can be arranged in a vase or other vessel at home. This is a great way to let people know that you love reading, recycling and crafting all at once! Ages 8 and up. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibbookpage


Thursday, November 18, 2021


11:00 AM - 11:45 PMBaby/Toddler Storytime      


Location:  Southborough Library
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 in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, November 20, 2021


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog Outside      


Location:  Outside, Southborough Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Read to Bear, a certified therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. In case of inclement weather, this will be held over Zoom. AGES 5+, children must have some reading ability. Please register in the Children's Room-each child will sign up for a 15 min slot.


Monday, November 22, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 23, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 24, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMYoung Scientist STEM Beginnings      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Monday, November 29, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 30, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, December 1, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMYoung Scientist STEM Beginnings      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, December 2, 2021


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMEcotarium: A Journey to the Stars!      


Location:  Virtual
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A Journey to the Stars presented by Presented by the EcoTarium and Sponsored by T-Mobile® is a virtual program will that will lead you on a tour of the solar system, explore planets, stars, and nebulae, probe the outer limits of the universe, and discover what's in the night sky. Earth may be our home, but we're not the only ones traveling around the sun! Please register:
https://bit.ly/sblibEcotarium.


Wednesday, December 8, 2021


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMYoung Scientist STEM Beginnings      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, December 9, 2021


5:00 PM - 6:00 PMFamily Gingerbread      


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Mandy Roberge brings back her popular gingerbread house making program  as a virtual holiday event this year! We encourage families to sign up as a group and build their gingerbread houses together. Pictures of completed gingerbread houses can be emailed to rdonovan@cwmars.org and kivers@southboroughma.com – A winner will be selected by Southborough librarians and announced on the library’s Facebook and Twitter accounts on Friday, December 24th.*Registration required: https://bit.ly/sblibgingerbread
1 registration per household. Participants will be e-mailed an access link.* This program was made possible with funding by The Friends of the Southborough Library. Ages 6 and up. Gingerbread kits provided.


Wednesday, December 15, 2021


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCrafternoon: Glass Ornament Workshop      


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for this festive and fun workshop! Use a variety of techniques to decorate glass ornaments for holiday gifts or winter decorations. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibornaments Ages 8+

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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Crafternoon: Mandala Mini-Pumpkins


Location:  Outside, Southborough Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Mandy Roberge for this fun Halloween activity!Let your creativity fly in this workshop where various painting techniques, including pointillism, are demonstrated but not required. As always, participants are encouraged to create something from the heart. Pre-registration for this event is required. Registration has now closed. This event is at capacity.


Thursday, October 21, 2021

11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Outdoor Baby/Toddler Storytime


Location:  Outside Library Lawn
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.


Saturday, October 23, 2021

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Halloween Party at Fay School


Location:  Fay School, 31 Main Street.
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for a fun Halloween Party at the Fay School campus, parking at Brackett House, 31 Main Street. Follow signs for Farmer's Market across the street. This is open to all ages, no registration. Schedule:
9:00-12:00 Halloween games, crafts & Farmer's Market
10:00 - 10:30 Halloween story time with Miss Kim
10:30 Halloween costume parade
11:00 Spooky music with Stacey Peasley


Monday, October 25, 2021

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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary. 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Children's Book Illustrator


Location:  Virtual, on Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  We are pleased to join Ashland Library and other local libraries in offering a virtual event with Robin Preiss Glasser, illustrator of Fancy Nancy and Grand Jeté and Me. Participants are also asked to dress in fancy clothes as Robin is all about fancy! This event is virtual. Email kivers@southboroughma.com if you would like to pick up a craft kit ahead of time. Please register through Ashland Public Library :https://bit.ly/sblibillustrator.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021

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


Location:  Outdoor Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim on the lawn (weather permitting) for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Please bring a blanket or chair. No registration necessary. 


Thursday, October 28, 2021

11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Outdoor Baby/Toddler Storytime


Location:  Outside Library Lawn
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.


Monday, November 1, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 2, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 3, 2021

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Young Scientist STEM Beginnings


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, November 4, 2021

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hands on Nature: Incredible Earthworms!


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Learn about earthworms and the important role they play in our environment. Discover an earthworm’s anatomy and learn how it has adapted to its life underground. We will learn about how they break down living and dead material, and turn it into nutrient rich soil. Develop a new appreciation for these simple invertebrates, while learning about decomposing and soil. Observe live earthworms with magnifying glasses! Ages 5 and up. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibnature


Saturday, November 6, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
SkyRise Theater presents Rainbow Fish!


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us at the Southborough Library on our  Main Floor (in the back) for this fun program available to kids 2.5 years and older!  SkyRise Theater will present a special reading of "Rainbow Fish" followed by a variety of interactive activities! Please register:
https://bit.ly/sblibskyrise. Sponsored by Friends of the Southborough Library.


Monday, November 8, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 9, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 10, 2021

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Young Scientist STEM Beginnings


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, November 11, 2021

11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Baby/Toddler Storytime


Location:  Southborough Library
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 in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, November 13, 2021

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Drop-in Art: Thanksgiving Tree


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  What will you be thankful for this season? We will make a Thanksgiving tree using paper to make flowers, leaves and acorns. Write what you are thankful for on the leaves and hang  the decorations on a tree branch to take home. No registration. Ages 5 and up. Sponsored by the Friends of Southborough Library.


Monday, November 15, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 16, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 17, 2021

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Young Scientist STEM Beginnings


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Crafternoon: Book Page Centerpieces


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:   This workshop uses old book pages (provided) to create flowers on stems, which can be arranged in a vase or other vessel at home. This is a great way to let people know that you love reading, recycling and crafting all at once! Ages 8 and up. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibbookpage


Thursday, November 18, 2021

11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Baby/Toddler Storytime


Location:  Southborough Library
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 in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, November 20, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog Outside


Location:  Outside, Southborough Library Lawn
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Read to Bear, a certified therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. In case of inclement weather, this will be held over Zoom. AGES 5+, children must have some reading ability. Please register in the Children's Room-each child will sign up for a 15 min slot.


Monday, November 22, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 23, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, November 24, 2021

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Young Scientist STEM Beginnings


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Monday, November 29, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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


Location:  Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, December 1, 2021

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Young Scientist STEM Beginnings


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, December 2, 2021

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ecotarium: A Journey to the Stars!


Location:  Virtual
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  A Journey to the Stars presented by Presented by the EcoTarium and Sponsored by T-Mobile® is a virtual program will that will lead you on a tour of the solar system, explore planets, stars, and nebulae, probe the outer limits of the universe, and discover what's in the night sky. Earth may be our home, but we're not the only ones traveling around the sun! Please register:
https://bit.ly/sblibEcotarium.


Wednesday, December 8, 2021

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Young Scientist STEM Beginnings


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week virtual series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Provided by the YMCA of Central MA,  parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child during the live and interactive Zoom programs. A list of materials for families to prepare for each class will be provided weekly. Please email Kim Ivers at kivers@southboroughma.com or call 508-485-5031 for each programThe “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP), which is a Massachusetts Coordinated Family & Community Engagement (CFCE) Grant funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and awarded to the YMCA of Central Massachusetts.


Thursday, December 9, 2021

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Family Gingerbread


Location:  Zoom
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Mandy Roberge brings back her popular gingerbread house making program  as a virtual holiday event this year! We encourage families to sign up as a group and build their gingerbread houses together. Pictures of completed gingerbread houses can be emailed to rdonovan@cwmars.org and kivers@southboroughma.com – A winner will be selected by Southborough librarians and announced on the library’s Facebook and Twitter accounts on Friday, December 24th.*Registration required: https://bit.ly/sblibgingerbread
1 registration per household. Participants will be e-mailed an access link.* This program was made possible with funding by The Friends of the Southborough Library. Ages 6 and up. Gingerbread kits provided.


Wednesday, December 15, 2021

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Crafternoon: Glass Ornament Workshop


Location:  Southborough Library, Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join us for this festive and fun workshop! Use a variety of techniques to decorate glass ornaments for holiday gifts or winter decorations. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibornaments Ages 8+