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  • Restorative Sleep w/ Jill Vroman | 10/27 | 7pm | Zoom


    Restorative Sleep Flyer
       Join us for this virtual workshop over Zoom hosted by local resident Jill Vroman. Stress lives in our bodies, how can you shed it? Come and learn how to relax your body first, then learn to relax your mind. Learn when sleep is most potent and 5 takeaways for better sleep tonight! Sign up for this next virtual workshop in our series with local resident, Jill Vroman, on Thursday, October 27 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Zoom.

       Jill Vroman is a holistic coach committed to your well-being and excited to work with you. 
    You can view other upcoming programs through Southborough Recreation.
  • Reading Buddies: Youth Literacy Friendships


    Reading Buddies flyer
       Beginner readers looking for a supportive listener and teens interested in helping young patrons gain confidence in their reading skills, are invited to the library's Reading Buddies program.

       Meet ups will run from September 15th until October 20th on Thursdays from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Readers can bring a book from home or choose book to read from the library.

       Teen volunteers are needed. Space is limited, so please email Marianna at  msorensen@southboroughma.com to sign up today. Participants must pre-register in advance so that Reading Buddies can be paired up.
  • Teen Creativity Club on Mondays at 3:30 PM


    Creativity Club Flyer
       Monday afternoons at 3:30 PM in the Teen Room, young people, ages 12 to 18, are invited to come to the library to work on creative projects.

       Writers, artists, planners, and dreamers are all welcome. Craft materials will be available and writing prompts and projects provided.

       For those who can't make it try out the library apps CreativeBug or Skillshare for arts and crafts activities or our Writing Libguide for writing prompts.

       This is a drop-in program; no pre-registration required.
  • Teen Book Club


    Teen Book Club   Once a month, readers in grades 9th-12th can come discuss the selected book featuring teens helping the causes they care about.

       Copies of each book can be requested through the library. Please contact Marianna if you would like help requesting the title.


       Copies of each book will be requested through the library for signed up participants. Registration is required at bit.ly/sblibteenbookclub

       Please contact Marianna at msorensen@southboroughma.com with questions. 
  • Better World Book Club



       On the first Wednesday of the month
    at 5 PM, 6th - 8th graders can come discuss the selected book featuring kids helping the earth. 

       Discussion will be followed by an eco-friendly craft. 

       Copies of each book will be requested through the library for signed up participants. Registration is required at bit.ly/sblibbetterworld

       Please contact Marianna at msorensen@southboroughma.com with questions. 
  • Japanese Wagashi Sweet Making 11/10 at 7pm


    Virtual Japanese Wagashi Sweet Making Workshop 11/10 at 7pm   This autumn themed traditional wagashi Japanese sweet making virtual workshop will feature nerikiri, a kneaded sweet bean paste that can be made into seasonal shapes.

       Easy to follow virtual instruction from professional instructors will include fashioning chrysanthemum and maple leaf sweets with autumn colors. Recipes will be provided to participants


       This will occur on Zoom on Thursday, November 10 at 7:00 PM. Registrants will be emailed the lnk to attend. Registration required: bit.ly/sblibjapanesesweets
  • Strategic Board Game Day 10/29 at 11am


    Strategic Board Game Day   In recognition of ALA's upcoming International Games Month,
    come play games and make new friends at the library!  Get an intro to strategy board gaming with a focus on easy to learn, gateway games including Ticket to Ride Europe, 7 Wonders, Azul, Wingspan, Between Two Cities, Pandemic, and Splendor.

       
    For game enthusiasts, there are more than 30 options of games available to check out from the library ranging in topic and difficulty. This will occur in the teen room on Saturday, October 29th from 11AM-3PM. All experience levels welcome. Ages 10 and up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibboardgamefall22.
  • Fall-themed Origami Lesson | 10/21 | 3:30 PM


    Learn Fall-themed Origami
       With the Southborough Rotary club, learn from an expert origami artist new origami shapes with a fall season theme. Beginners are welcome. This is geared for creators ages 10 and up. It will take place on the Main Floor, on October 21st at 3:30PM. It is a drop in program, so no registration is required. 

       Young artists are welcome to contribute to the art collection on display in the teen room when hanging out at the creation station, or attending Creativity Club on Monday afternoon. More inspiration for origami designs can be found in the library's collection