Tyngsborough Public Library

  • Feasting on SuperFoods - Adult Summer Reading Program
    Feasting on SuperFoods - Adult Summer Reading Program

    Wednesday, August 19, 6:30-8 p.m.

    Learn about SuperFoods, nutrient powerhouses that are packed with large doses of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants.

    Be a hero in the kitchen with Chef Liz Barbour, who will share delicious recipes, kitchen tips, and shopping suggestions at a cooking demonstration and tasting.  Make the SuperFoods lifestyle simple for you!

    Registration required.

    The summer reading program is fun for adults! Enter your name (each time you finish a book) into a drawing for great prizes to be given at this event. Funded by the Friends of the Library.

     

  • Tech Advice by Appointment
    Tech Advice by Appointment

    New! Book an appointment for an individual lesson or consultation on any of the following tech topics: computer basics, android tablets & phones, Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint, OverDrive digital downloads for Nook, Kindle or android devices.

    Our tech advisor will be available on Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. and Wednesday evenings, 7-8 p.m.

    An appointment is required, so call to reserve a time!

  • Plan a summer full of great activities with TPL's museum passes!
    Plan a summer full of great activities with TPL's museum passes!

    Start booking your passes now to keep the kids, grandparents and all your visitors happy ALL SUMMER LONG!

    Remember...passes reserved for weekend use must be picked up by Thursday,

    Funded by the Friends of the Library.

  • Lowell Spinners
    Lowell Spinners

    Take me out to the ball game...Pass entitles bearer to up to SIX half-price tickets for the game stated on the front of the pass. Pass must be exchanged in person at the Spinners Box Office (can be done in advance). Call the Library or check the Museum Pass Reservation System online for details.

    More summer fun brought to you by the Friends of the Library!

  • Magic: The Gathering Club
    Magic: The Gathering Club

    Mondays July 27 and August 10, 1-3:00 p.m.

    Do you love Magic: The Gathering card game? If so, this is the club for you! Bring your own cards/decks to play and trade with other fans. Snacks will be provided. Enter a monthly raffle for a booster! Grades 6 & up.  Drop in.

  • Salem Witch Museum Pass
    Salem Witch Museum Pass

    The Salem Witch Museum presents the Salem Witch Trials of 1692, one of the most important and tragic events in American HistoryCall the Library or check the Museum Pass Reservation System online for details. These passes are donated by the Museum.

  • Lego Club
    Lego Club

    Wednesdays, July 22 and August 12

    This is creative building with the Lego creations on display at the Library until the next month. Parents and caregivers, please remain on the Library premises if your child is under the age of 10.

    Grades K-2 from 10:30 -11:30 a.m. and grades 3-5 from 11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. on these dates. Drop in.

  • Drawing Superheroes with Dave Hudon
    Drawing Superheroes with Dave Hudon

    Monday, August 3, 1-3:00 p.m.

    Learn to draw a superhero step by step as you draw along with the artist. Finish your drawing with coloring and shading techniques and take home your own Captain America drawing! Grades 5-8. Registration required.

  • Hero Academy
    Hero Academy

    Thursdays, 10:00-11:00: Dates July 23, 30 and August 6, 13.

    Register for one or all four sessions!

    Join us for Hero Academy this summer. Each sesion will focus on various types of heroes - Superheroes, everyday and animal heroes. Enjoy fun activities and books. Finally kids will be able to test their super powers with different challenges and a wrap-up party on the last day! Ages 5-8. Registration required.

  • 2015 Summer Reading Program
    2015 Summer Reading Program

     Registration for children starts on June 22 for teens and adults on July 1!  Be a part of the summer reading program. Join us for fun programs for all ages which is about heroes of all kinds, whether a superhero, animal hero or everyday hero! Kids' theme is Every Hero has a StoryEnjoy leisurely reading (or required reading for students!) and enter drawings for prizes.  Readers and prereaders of all ages are welcome to join in. Summer Reading Program is sponsored by the Tyngsborough Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.  The Summer Reading Program is supported by the Friends of the Library and generous donations.  Build a Solar Car and Magician Scott Jameson are supported in part by a grant from the Tyngsborough Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the  Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

  • Nail Art: Super Mini Manis for Teens!
    Nail Art: Super Mini Manis for Teens!

    Wednesday, August 5, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

    Nail artist will paint a design on an accent nail for each teen as she explains the step by step process in detail. Teens will then be free to finish the rest of their nails using the huge variety of nail polish colors and materials, such as gems, stones, foils and more with hands-on advice from the nail artist. Teens age 13+. Registration required.

     

     

  • Summer Storytimes!
    Summer Storytimes!

    Nature Storytime at Sherburne Estate, Tuesday, June 23 at 11:00 a.m. Ages 3-8

    Bedtime Stories  - Ages 3-8 with guest readers, Mondays at 6:30 p.m. from July 13 - August 17

    Summertime Stories - Ages 3-8 with guest readers, Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. from July 14 - August 18

    Tiny Tots Storytime - Infants - 3 Years. Wednesdays, July 8 and August 5 from 11-11:30 a.m.

    See calendar for guest reader schedule

     
  • Lego Club - Summer
    Lego Club - Summer

    Wednesdays, July 22 and August 12

    Grades K-2 at 10:30-11:30 a.m. and Grades 3-5 at 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    We have the legos - You bring the creativity. Lego creations on display at the Library until the next month.  Drop in.

Music Downloads & Streaming!

freegal

 

Beginning July 1: up to 3 hours per day of streaming!

Check it out!

Download up to songs per week!

Freegal is our downloadable music service. All you need is your library card number. Freegal offers access to about 7 million songs, including Sony Music's catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 10,000 labels with music that originates in over 60 countries.  Click on the Freegal image on the right side of this page to get started.

It's easy, fun and FREE!

EReaders & Digital Downloads

 

Tyngsborough cardholders have the ADVANTAGE!  

The next time you link to OverDrive, be sure to sign in (using the link on the upper right corner of the OverDrive home page and your Library barcode) to gain access to OverDrive Advantage. Your choices will then include items that are extra copies of popular titles that we have ordered just for Tyngsborough patrons. Keep an eye out for for an orange sun icon that indicates an item is a copy purchased for Tyngsborough patrons only. Your wait should be shorter with OverDrive Advantage!

FREE content for your iPod, iPad, Nook, Kindle or other device is available through OverDrive, the digital downloads service offered via MVLC (the Library's consortium.) Click on the icon on the right side of this page to see what we have to offer!.

Like to try out an eReader? Check out one of our 4 preloaded Nooks.

FOCUS on DATABASES

  

It's time to think spring, which means getting out your gardening gloves. 

Check out the new gardening database!

Gardening, Landscaping and Horticulture Collection

Gardening hobbyists, master gardeners and biotechnologists alike will find practical applications as well as the scientific theories of horticulture studies in this convenient collection. Coverage includes the biology of plant species, creating floral arrangements, landscape design tips, pruning techniques, beekeeping, conservation research and much more.

 

 

 

 

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