iRobot, based in Bedford, MA designs and builds robots. Join us for a presentation on tonight, August 6th at 6:30 pm, on robots: how they’re built, what they do, and who is responsible for their creation! Have questions? Ask the engineer! Will there be robots? There’s one way to find out! All ages are welcome!
There is still room in the Origami program with Michael Lafosse tonight, Monday July 13 at 6:30pm. This program is for students going into 3rd grade and up, teens, and adults.
Call the library (978-352-5728) to reserve a spot.
Love hula hooping?? Katie from Pinto Bella Hoops will be at the library on Wed., April 23 at 3 pm to give a teaching demonstration on how to hula hoop! Everyone will play with the different types and sizes of hoops where Katie will either teach basic hooping or give challenges and tricks to more experienced hoopers.
Everyone will then get together for a couple group games that teach teamwork and creativity with the hoop and then the program will end with a surprise! Don’t miss out!
PLEASE NOTE: This program is for those in grades 4 and up. The presentation itself is best for mid elementary school through high school.
Thank you to the Friends for sponsoring this program!
The Georgetown Library will be showing Frozen (PG) twice in April! The first screening is on April 16 at 2:30pm and is for teens only in grades 6 -12. The second screening is on April 25 at 2pm and all ages are welcome! Below is a summary of the movie:
Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom.
Avengers Assemble: Super Heroes as Modern Mythology
Presented by Dana Perkins, writer of The Mighty Thor saga (published by Marvel Comics)
Friday, March 7, 2:30 pm
Join us at the library as we discuss the pop culture phenomenon known as Super Heroes, from their not-so humble beginnings in the Golden Age of comics, to the rise of Marvel in the Sixties, to their current incarnations today with a special emphasis on The Mighty Thor and The Avengers. Then, have fun creating your own characters and comic strip!
This program is for those in grades 5 and up. Registration is required.
Please call the library (978-352-5728) to sign up!
Thank you to the Friends for funding this program!
Signups for the Summer Reading Program have begun. Children birth through entering 6th grade can sign up for the Children’s Summer Reading. Students entering 7th through 12th grade may sign up for the Young Adult Summer Reading.
Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the children’s summer schedule.
The new winter storytime schedule has been posted. Registration begins Tuesday January 15th. Call or come into the library to sign up.
Family Movie Night on Monday Oct 15th, Starts at 6pm
Come see “The Lorax” on the library’s big screen.
Monday October 15th starting at 6pm. No need to register just drop in for a great time. Children can bring pillows to lay down on the floor during the movie. Bring your own Popcorn if you would like a snack! This movie is rated G and is 77 minutes long. Parents or guardians should stay in the library in case of an emergency.
Family Movie Nights @Wednesday August 8th, Starts at 6pm
Come see “Muppets from Space” on the library’s big screen.
Wednesday August 8th starting at 6pm. No need to register just drop in for a great time. Children can bring pillows to lay down on the floor during the movie. Bring your own Popcorn if you would like a snack! This movie is rated G and is 88 minutes long. Parents or guardians should stay in the library in case of an emergency.
**The film that answers the immortal question: what species is Gonzo? Kermit the Frog’s curly-nosed friend feels alone in the world. When his breakfast cereal starts spelling out questions and he hears voices, Gonzo is convinced he must be from outer space, and his alien brothers are coming to earth.
**As described on amazon.com