Tyngsborough Public Library

  • Storytime

    - Storytimes for 3-5 year olds:  New day: Thursdays at 1:30 p.m. Drop in and enjoy stories, hand rhymes, music and seasonal crafts. 

    - Books and Babies  music program for babies and toddlers is held on the first Saturday of the month from October - May at 10:00 a.m (No program in March). Miss Leigh shares music, rhythm instruments, scarves and even a parachute!  No registration required. 

    -Tiny Tots Storytime for infants - 3 year olds will be held on the first and third Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. Join Miss Deb for stories, music and hand rhymes. Drop in! Sponsored by Community Teamwork, Inc. March update: Tiny Tots will be on March 4 and 25.

  • R.E.A.D.

    Second Saturday from October - May (No program in March) from 10 – 11:30 a.m. 

    Guinness is a registered Reading Education Assistance Dog. Read aloud to Guinness (and his handler) for 15 minutes, one-on-one for fun and as a confidence builder.  It's great encouragement for reluctant readers!  For Grades K - 6. Registration required.

  • Lego Club
    Lego Club

    Lego Club meets on the 3rd Saturday in September and from November - May

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

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

  • "Welcome Spring" Tea Party

    Tuesday, March 24, 2-3:30 p.m.

    Celebrate the first day of spring!

    Join us for sweets, treats & door prizes at an elegant, old-fashioned tea party.  Registration required.

    Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, the Library Trustees & Staff.

  • AARP Tax-Aide Program
    AARP Tax-Aide Program

    Wednesdays, February 18 – April 8, 1-5:30 p.m. Registration required.
    Free tax counseling and preparation for taxpayers with middle and  low incomes, with special attention to those 60 and over.  You do not have to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use the service.

  • Art In Bloom: Spring Pieces
    Art In Bloom: Spring Pieces

    April 22, 23, & 25     

    Opening Reception - Wednesday, April 22, 5-8 p.m.
    The Tyngsboro Garden Club and the Library present floral arrangements that are interpretive of a collection of colorful quilts made by local quilters. Welcome the spring season with this annual celebration of fresh flowers!

    Funded by the Friends of the Library and the Tyngsboro Garden Club.

  • 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!

  • Open Minds: Yoga and Literacy for Children
    Open Minds: Yoga and Literacy for Children

    Weekly classes for 3-5 year olds to be held on Tuesdays at 10 a.m.

    New sessions starting in March 2015.  Eight week sessions on: March 17, 24, 31/April 7, 14, 28/ May 5, 19

    Classes will incorporate yoga movement and breathing into simple literacy activities. Taught by yoga instructor and children’s book author Ellen Olson-Brown. Registration required.


  • Toastmasters International Meeting
    Toastmasters International Meeting

    Wednesday, March 18, 6:30-8 p.m.

    Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? If so, Toastmasters is the place for you. Learn how Toastmasters can be truly life changing for people of all ages at this “sample” meeting. There are several Tyngsborough residents who are interested in starting a club, so stop by and see what Toastmasters can do for you!

  • Pastel Paint Like the Masters: Starry Night
    Pastel Paint Like the Masters: Starry Night

    Saturday, March 14, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

    A pastel workshop with award-winning pastel painter Gregory Maichack. All materials are included: pastels, pastel paper and pencils. Registration required. 

    This program is 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.

  • Tyngsborough High School Art Exhibit
    Tyngsborough High School Art Exhibit

    March 30-April 15
    Opening Reception - Monday, March 30, 6-8 p.m.
    Stop by to view the paintings, sculpture and mixed media works of our talented young artists!

  • Magic: The Gathering Club
    Magic: The Gathering Club

    First and Third Wednesday in October - June, 3:00-5:00 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.

  • Dads & Donuts
    Dads & Donuts

    Fourth Saturday from September - April from 10 - 11:00 a.m. 

    Dads & Donuts playgroup for infants and toddlers and their dad, granddad, uncle or other male caregiver . Drop in for munchkins, juice, playtime and making new friends. Funded by Community Teamwork, Inc.

  • Go Game Club
    Go Game Club

    First Saturday of the month September - May.

    Ages 5 – teens 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. Teens -Adults 12:00-1:30 p.m.

    Go is a fun, easy to learn game of strategy for all ages! Invented in China over 4,000 years ago, the game of Go takes only a few minutes to learn.  The rules are simple, yet computers still haven't been able to beat the best human Go players. Come learn & play the game of Go. Just drop in! 


  • Teen Zentangle Art - Watercolor!
    Teen Zentangle Art - Watercolor!

    Wednesday, April 22, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Dragonfly Garden 

    Attention teens! Suzanne Binnie of Culhaven Studios will teach the art of Zentangle, which uses repetitive patterns to create beautiful art. Great for relaxation and helps with stress.Go online to see examples of each type. For Teens ages 13 +. Registration required.

    Funded by the Friends of the Library.

  •  NEW! Cuentos a las Cuatro: Stories at Four
    NEW! Cuentos a las Cuatro: Stories at Four

    Second Wednesday, November-May, 4-4:30 p.m.

    NEW! Introducing a very special storytime called Cuentos a las cuatro/Stories at Four. Join students from the THS Spanish Honor Society as they read stories in both Spanish then in English. Learn words in Spanish and maybe enjoy some music or other activities. For ages 5-8. Drop in!

  • Pajama Jam for Kids!
    Pajama Jam for Kids!

    Monday, March 30 from 6:30-7:15 p.m.  

    What a great way to end your day…listening & dancing to the music of Bernadette Baird. Join us for the toe tappingly fun Pajama Jam for kids and their family. Kids - Come dressed in your PJs and sing, dance and more! After it's done, you'll head home for a restful night's sleep. Drop in. Sponsored by Community Teamwork Inc.

  • Video Game Design Workshop for Teens
    Video Game Design Workshop for Teens

    Wednesday, March 11, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

    Think playing video games is fun? Try making them. This video game design workshop introduces teens to the fundamentals of designing a video game and then they create a game! Games can be played at home (MS Windows-only). * Theme: UFO Landing: Navigate your rocket ship through the Mars landscape to safety. But be careful not to go to fast and crash! A challenge to play, but more challenging to make. Presented by Empow Studios.
    Ages 13 and up. Space is limited. Registration required. 

Music Downloads to Keep!


2015 Grammy award winners & tickets to the Foo Fighters at Fenway Park in July. 

Two good reasons to start your downloads NOW! 

Freegal is our downloadable music service. All you need is your library card number to download 5 songs per week. 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.



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