February 17-23, 2013

Sunday February 17, 2013

Open from 1:00-5:00pm

One Book One Town **Memiors of an Imaginary Friend**Book Discussion

Join Pat Jeanig for a lively discussion about the book! We will have a copies of Matthew Dicks other Books "Unexpectedly Milo" and "Something Missing" to give away at each discussion!! Funded by the Townsend Public Library Endowment Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Contact: Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org Location: Trustee Conference Room Click here to learn more about the book!

Tuesday February 19, 2013:

Jump Start Storytime

A storytime especially for kids aged 2-4. Each week we will explore a new theme through books, songs, rhymes, and activities. There will be time to play and socialize too!

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Contact: Molly Benevides 978-597-1714 mbenevides@cwmars.org Location: Storytime Room

Homeschool Playtime and Social Group

This group will meet every other Tuesday to play games, socialize, do activities, and have fun! Please bring a board game to play with others. Families with school aged children are welcome. Caregivers must remain in the room during this program. This program is free and open to the public!

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM Contact:Molly Benevides 978-597-1714 mbenevides@cwmars.orgLocation: Storytime Room

Scrapbooking and Paper Craft Night

Do you like to scrapbook and never have the time? Do you have paper crafts that you never get a chance to work on at home? here is the space and time you have been waiting for! No kids, no cats, no one to bother you! Join Stacy Schuttler and Kim King for a full night of paper fun! We have a cricut machine that can be used. Come for a few hours or stay the entire evening! Teens-adult. Please bring your own supplies, paper and pictures.

Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Contact: Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org Location: Meeting Hall A

One Book One Town **Memiors of an Imaginary Friend**Book Discussion

Join Pat Jeanig for a lively discussion about the book! We will have a copies of Matthew Dicks other Books "Unexpectedly Milo" and "Something Missing" to give away at each discussion!! Funded by the Townsend Public Library Endowment Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Contact: Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org Location: Trustee Conference Room

Click here to learn more about the book!

Wednesday February 20, 2013:

Pom-Pom Crafts

Turn cute fuzzy pom-poms into cute fuzzy crafts! We will have supplies available to make cute caterpillars, flowers, monsters, and more! Ages 6+

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Contact:

Molly Benevides 978-597-1714 mbenevides@cwmars.org Location: Storytime Room

One Book One Town - KIDS!

One Book One Town for kids! Pick up a copy of the book "Pingo" by Brandon Mull. Then come to our beginner's book club, where we will read the book together, discuss the story, and do some fun activities! Ages 5-8

Date: Wednesday Feb 20, 2013 Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Contact: Molly Benevides 978-597-1714 mbenevides@cwmars.org Location: Storytime Room

Click here to learb about the book PINGO!

The Eclectic Book Club will be reading Love and Shame and Love by Peter Orner

This is a book club for people who love to read everything and anything! Each month we will read a unique or quirky book! Anything goes...This month's selection will be Love and Shame and Love by Peter Orner.Stop by the library and pick up a copy! Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Contact: Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org Location:

Storytime Room Click here to learn more about the book!

Thursday February 21, 2013- Meet Author Matthew Dicks!

One Book One Town Writers Group with Matthew Dicks Meet the author of our One Book One Town Book! Matthew Dicks has offered to lead a writers workshop for those who are interested in the book writing process and for those who are thinking about a career in writing! Free and open to all!! How lucky we are!

Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Contact: Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org Location: Storytime Room

Meet Mathew Dicks! Book Talk and Book Signing

Matthew Dicks will be here at TPL to talk about his book "Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend". We will have books for sale that can be purchased at a discounted price. We will have copies of "Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend" as well as his other books "Something Missing" and "Unexpectedly Milo" Date: Thursday Feb 21, 2013 Time: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Contact:

Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org Location: Meeting Hall A

Fiber Frenzy

Do you knit, crochet, spin, needle felt, or anything else having to do with fiber or fabric? Come join a group of adults who share your love of fiber.

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Contact: Kim King 978-597-5804 mamomof5@gmail.com Location: Meeting Hall B

Friday February 22, 2013

Books and Blocks Storytime

Ages 1-3. Join Miss Karen for stories then play with blocks! Great for building fine motor skills and pre-literacy. Parents must remain with their children throughout the program. No registration Required! Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Contact: Molly Benevides 978-597-1714 mbenevides@cwmars.org

Location: Storytime Room

Vacation Movie Double Feature

Feeling bored during vacation week? Get out of the house and come watch a movie (or 2!) We will be showing Hotel Transylvania (rated PG; 91 minutes) at 11:30 am, then at 1:00 Frankenweenie (rated PG; 87 minutes). Bring snacks, blankets and pillows! Come for one or both movies, it's up to you!

Time: 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Contact: Molly Benevides 978-597-1714 mbenevides@cwmars.org Location: Meeting Hall A

UPCOMING

Scrapbooking All-Day Extravaganza

Catch up on all your scrapbooking! Stay as little or as long as you want, bring a lunch, and some friends! We will have 2 Cricuts, and tons of cartridges available for you to use, plus a large area for you to spread out! We will provide coffee, tea and light snacks. FREE EVENT!!! Please Register to give us an idea of how many will be attending!

Date: Sunday Feb 24, 2013

Time: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Contact: Stacy Schuttler 978-597-1714 sschuttler@cwmars.org

Location: Meeting Hall A

OVERSTOCK CRAFT SALE

Saturday March 2 and Sunday March 3

Drop off donation of unwanted unused craft supplies any time before February 28th!

Homework Helpers

"Help, I Have Homework!!!" If your child struggles with homework, help is here! Sharon Plante, MA DOE licensed Elementary Education Teacher, will assist you with: math, reading, book reports, and special projects. Please bring your questions, and any worksheets, or textbooks you need. Open to students in grades 1-6. Preregistration is required for each session.

Townsend Public Library

12 Dudley Road

Townsend MA 01469

sschuttler@cwmars.org

Phone: 978-597-1714 x153

Fax: 978-597-2779