Tyngsborough Public Library

  • Reading Olympics
    Reading Olympics

    Tuesday, June 28, 3-4:00 pm

    Ages 3-10. Registration required. 

    Summer Reading kickoff program! An awesome balloon magic show with comedy and volunteers taking part. Archery, basketball, fencing and even the scottish caber toss are just some of the events  "athletes" will compete in. Find out how important reading and staying active work together. 

    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.

  • Alien Botany for Kids!
    Alien Botany for Kids!

    Tuesday, July 12, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Ages 9-12. Registration required.

    What is the significance of the wood sprites or the Tree of Souls in Avatar? Explore the science of plants in popular science fiction with the real science of plant life on Earth. What would plant life from other planets look like? Create your own alien plant in a 3D paper creation. 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.

  •  3D Design and Printing for Teens
    3D Design and Printing for Teens

    Tuesday, July 12, 1pm – 3pm

    Grades 6-12. Registration required.

    Learn the fun  & basics of 3D design and 3D printing! Using the tools of 123D Design, design and print an original one word 3D pendant. 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.

  • STEAMpunk Teen Adventure!
    STEAMpunk Teen Adventure!

    Wednesday August 3, 2016, 4pm – 6pm

    Grades 6-12. Registration required. 

    The Baroness is on the loose and it’s your job to catch her! Join this STEAMpunk adventure. You will get to invent stuff, build things, and solve puzzles, applying the skills that you and your fellow “punks” have in all the realms of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math). If you want, bring or wear your favorite Steampunk stuff.

  • Pokemon Club
    Pokemon Club

    Wednesdays,July 13 and August 3, 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

    Ages  8-13.

    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. 

  • Unplugged Adventures!
    Unplugged Adventures!

    Thursday, July 7, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

    Grades 3-8. Registration required.

    Parents and kids will play with and learn about unplugged toys and games from around the world! Tyngsborough's Reza will present flow toys like hoops and kendamas, brain games, traditional instruments like native American flutes and djembes, and much more! Collect stamps during the travel themed game, and earn tickets to win prizes. (Parent is asked to attend.)

  • Healthy You Camp for kids!
    Healthy You Camp for kids!

    Thursdays, 10-10:45 am

    Dates: July 14, 21, 28 and August 4, 11.

    Ages 5-8. Registration required.

    Each week will focus on fitness and being healthy. Enjoy fun activities and books. Your healthy body, see how it works!  Register for one or all five sessions! Funded by Community Teamwork, Inc.

  • Giant Game Days for Kids!
    Giant Game Days for Kids!

    Thursdays, July 28 and August 11, 11:30 am-12:30 pm

    Bring a lunch & a blanket while the kids have fun playing a variety of Giant Games in the library garden area! Games will include giant bowling, ring toss, marbles & more! Drop in!

    Will be cancelled if bad weather. Call ahead.

  • STEM Story Club
    STEM Story Club

    Monday, August 15, 11-11:30 a.m.

    Ages 5-8. Registration required.

    It’s never too early to introduce basic concepts of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics as kids begin exploring their world. Explore a subject through books, activity and stick around for a simple STEM craft at the end! Theme: Bubbles. 

     

  • Minute To Win It Game Day!
    Minute To Win It Game Day!

    Monday, August 8, 1-2:00 pm

    Ages 9-13. Registration required.

    Join us for a variety of games that are fun and challenging at the same time!  But you only have one minute to prove you have what it takes to win it! Enter a raffle to win prizes. Let the fun begin! Funded by the Friends of the Library.

  • The Suburban Homesteader: Preserving Summer's Bounty
    The Suburban Homesteader: Preserving Summer's Bounty

    Wednesday, July 27,  6:30-8 p.m.

    Jodie Gilson, owner of the J. Gilson Greenhouses in Groton, will show you how to preserve the bounty of your garden when everything seems to come all at once. Get great tips on drying, pickling, freezing, canning and vinegars. Includes demonstration, participation, samples and handouts. Registration required.

    Funded by the Friends of the Library.

    The summer reading program is fun for adults!  Enter your name (each time you finish a book) into a drawing for great prizes.

  • 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!

  • Jumpin' Juba Concert in the Garden
    Jumpin' Juba Concert in the Garden

    Monday, July 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m. (Rain date: Monday, August 8)

    Jumpin' Juba, together since 1998, plays a unique mix of blues and roots rock tunes, with flavors from many other genres (folk-Americana, Latin, Caribbean, jazz and country) stirred into their blue stew. 

    Bring the kids, friends & a lawn chair or blanket. GET UP AND DANCE  YOUR BLUES AWAY!

    Funded in part by a grant from the Tyngsborough Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

  • 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!

  • 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.

  • Summer Reading Ice Cream Party
    Summer Reading Ice Cream Party

    Wednesday, August 17, 2:00-3:00 p.m.  
    All summer readers, come and cool off with an ice cream treat, courtesy of Sullivan Farms of Tyngsborough.

  • Summer Reading Program 2016
    Summer Reading Program 2016

    Be a part of the summer reading program!  Join us for fun programs for all ages, many of which follow this summer's theme...all about health and fitness. Enjoy leisurely reading (or required reading for students!) and enter drawings for prizes.  Readers and prereaders of all ages are welcome to join in. Registration for all ages starts on June 21!

     

    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.  Reading Olympics, Jumpin' Juba and 3D Printing 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.

  • Lego Club - Summer
    Lego Club - Summer

    Wednesdays, July 20 and August 10

    We have the legos - you bring the creativity! Creations will be on display in the library. 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.

  • Summer Storytimes
    Summer Storytimes

    Nature Storytime at Sherburne Estate, Wednesday, June 29 at 11:00 a.m. Ages 3-8

    Bedtime Stories  - Ages 3-8 with guest readers, Mondays at 6:30 p.m. from July 11 - August 8

    (no Bedtime Stories on Mondays, July 18 or August 15)

    Summertime Stories - Ages 3-8 with guest readers, Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. from July 12 - August 16

    Tiny Tots Storytime - Infants - 3 Years. Wednesdays, July 13 and August 10 from 11-11:30 a.m.

    See calendar for guest reader schedule

     

 

 

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