Tyngsborough Public Library

  • Beaded Bracelet Workshop: Lacy Loops
    Beaded Bracelet Workshop: Lacy Loops

    Thursdays, February 4 and 11, 1-3 p.m. (Register for both sessions)

    Ritva Ojanen will teach students how to create a seed bead woven bracelet of lacy loops with toggle closure. Materials will be provided unless registrant chooses to bring beads in a preferred color. (See library staff for details).

    Funded by the Friends of the Library.

     

     

  • 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 dentist storytime with a guest reader from Lowell Dentistry! Thursday, February 18, 11-11:30 a.m., Ages 3-7.

    -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! March schedule change: Will be held on Saturday, March 12.

  • 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. 

  • Ageless Grace® - Timeless Fitness for the Body and Mind
    Ageless Grace® - Timeless Fitness for the Body and Mind

    Tuesdays, March 1, 8 & 15 at 2 p.m.

    Overhaul your wellness regimen with this playful, cutting-edge brain and seated movement fitness program that simultaneously activates the five cognitive functions of the brain, while addressing the physical skills needed to respond, recover and react efficiently and safely. 

    Registration required.

  • AARP Tax-Aide Program
    AARP Tax-Aide Program

    Wednesdays, February 10 – April 6, 1-5 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.

  • 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!

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

    New winter session! Tuesdays, February 23-March 29, 10-10:45 a.m.

    Six week class for 3-5 year olds

    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.

     

  • Dads & Donuts Playgroup
    Dads & Donuts Playgroup

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

    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 October - April.

    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! Snacks provided. Just drop in!

     

     

     

  • 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.  

     

  • Pajama Jam for Kids!
    Pajama Jam for Kids!

    Wednesday, March 9 from 6:30-7:15 p.m.  Toddlers up to age 4.

    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 parents. 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.Older siblings must remain in Children's library during the program. Sponsored by Community Teamwork Inc. Registration required.

  • 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. 

  • Robots on the Run
    Robots on the Run

    Wednesday, February 17, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Grades 6-12. 

    Come build a robot with us! Learn how to program electronics and use Arduino interactive software to create your own sample robot. Registration required.

  • Coding with Minecraft for kids
    Coding with Minecraft for kids

    Saturday, February 13, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Ages 8-12

    Learn coding basics, plus tips, tricks, and how to create and have fun “modding” your own Minecraft world. Registration required. Funded by the Friends of the Library.

     

     

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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