Tyngsborough Public Library

  • Open Mind, Open Mouth, Open Soul
    Open Mind, Open Mouth, Open Soul

    Wednesday, May 11, 6:30 pm

    Sue Hanly, RN, will give an honest presentation about what it’s like to be a parent of a child with depression. Sue’s daughter, Caroline, will speak about her experience as a teenager with depression. Caroline is featured in the Children's Hospital production of Break Free from Depression, a documentary in which real teens discuss what it’s like to have a mental illness. Sue Hanly is a middle school nurse in Westford. She has been involved with the National Alliance of Mental Illness in a professional development program for educators. Caroline Hanly is a 4th grade teacher in Somerville. Sue and Caroline received leadership awards from the Massachusetts Coalition for Suicide Prevention. Sponsored by Chelmsford Girl Scout troop 60623.

    Parents and Teens Welcome

  • Mixed Media Art Class for Kids!
    Mixed Media Art Class for Kids!
    Saturday, May 7, 10-11:00 a.m.
    Watercolors, pastels, and other mixed media are combined to create vibrant and fun projects for kids.
    Ages 5-10. Registration required.
  • Legal Graffiti art for teens!
    Legal Graffiti art for teens!
    Saturday, May 7, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    Learn the history and art of legal graffiti. All you need is a pencil, an eraser, and your imagination. Then develop your own graphic style and creativity. Grades 6-12. Registration required.
  • Storytime
    Storytime

    - Storytimes for 3-5 year olds:  Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. Drop in and enjoy stories, hand rhymes, music and maybe a seasonal craft. September-May. *Special banking storytime with a guest reader on Thursday, April 21 at 11:00 a.m.

    -Tiny Tots Storytime for infants - 3 year olds will be held on the first and third Wednesdays at 11:00-11:30 a.m. Join Miss Deb for stories, music and hand rhymes. Drop in! Sponsored by Community Teamwork, Inc. October-May. 

    Books & Babies music program for infants and toddlers will be held on the first Saturday each month, October-April from 10-11:00 a.m. Join Miss Leigh for music and more! SCHEDULE Change: No program in March or April:

  • R.E.A.D.
    R.E.A.D.

    Second Saturday from October - May from 10 – 11:30 a.m. 

    Grades K - 6. Registration required.

    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! Walk-ins welcome on day of program if space is available. 

  • Lego Club
    Lego Club

    3rd Saturday in September - 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. 

  • Tech Advice by Appointment
    Tech Advice by Appointment

    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.

    Consultations are held on Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m., Wednesday evenings, 7-8 p.m. and at other times pending the availability of the Tech Advisor.

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

  • Friends of the Library Spring Used Book & Bake Sale
    Friends of the Library Spring Used Book & Bake Sale

    Spring Book & Jewelry Sale, Saturday, May 14, 8:30 a.m. -2:30 p.m.

    Preview for members of the Friends, Friday, May 13, 7-9 p.m. 

    Plants will be sold by the by the Tyngsboro Garden Club.

  • New Pass! Worcester Art Museum
    New Pass! Worcester Art Museum

    The Worcester Art Museum's courtyard and galleries are a feast for the senses. The collections include American art spanning 1670 to the end of the 20th century, a distinguished collection of over 478 European paintings, the Higgins Collection of Arms and Armor, Greek, Roman and Chinese art, and much moreThis pass is provided by the Friends of the Library.

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

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

    Join students from the THS Spanish Honor Society as they read stories in spanish. Learn new words and maybe an activity or music. Drop in. For ages 5-8.  

     

  • Pokemon Club
    Pokemon Club

    First Wednesday January-May, 3-4:30 p.m. Grades 6-12

    New! Bring your own cards or handheld device to battle against other fans. Experienced players and beginners welcome. Snacks provided and enter a monthly raffle to win a pack of cards. Drop in. 

Music Downloads & Streaming!

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Download up to 5 songs per week or stream 3 hours per day!

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.

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