- Upcoming Science Programming for Children
The Southborough Library Children’s Room will be hosting a series of science-based programs for preschool through upper elementary school age children, thanks to a grant from the Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation for MetroWest. These programs will be held during the months of January to July, 2015.
The Southborough Community Fund, a fund of the Foundation of MetroWest, promotes a spirit of philanthropic giving to help enhance the quality of life for all Southborough citizens now, and for the future. SCF is a permanent grantmaking source of all funding to support our community needs and opportunities, and provide ways for donors to give back or leave a legacy to our community. For more information, visit The Foundation for Metrowest.
Programs include: Science Around You, Hands On Nature, andThe Museum of Science. Read more about the individual programs in the downloadable press release. Information on all of these events will be available on flyers and brochures available at the Children’s Room circulation desk.
- Featured Museum Pass: Tower Hill Botanic Garden
Are you aware that with a valid library card you have access to several different discount & free admission passes all over Massachusetts? For the month of April, we are featuring Tower Hill Botanic Garden.
Each pass admits 2 people at half price. Check the museum's website for information on admission prices and hours. The Botanic Garden is open year round. Please note, the pass must be returned to the library by 10:00 AM the following day.
This pass is sponsored by The Southborough Garden Club who also provide the library with beautiful floral arrangements every week. Check out our Facebook page to view these elegant displays. Learn about the museum pass program or jump directly to booking passes. See Museum Passes at a Glance for an overview (info subject to change).
- Saturday Program: Mind & Meditation
Do you want to achieve a healthier mind and a healthier body?
Practice Breathing Techniques and Low Impact Yoga every other Saturday morning with The Art of Living's free Mind & Meditation program.
10:30 AM – 11:30 AM on April 18th| Increase Your Capacity for Well-Being: Reduce Your Stress | More Ease & Joy in Relationships | Improved Self-Esteem | Greater Creativity & Clarity |
- Crafternoon Series- Mosaic Mirrors
Thurs, May 28 from 6 PM - 7 PM
Join us for an evening with Terry Monteith who will teach us about Mosaic Mirrors.You will get a chance to make your own. She will also be available to answer questions about her craft process.
The program starts upstairs at 6:00 PM and will go to 7:00PM. Limited to the first 12 teenage participants.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
- Candidates' Night on Wednesday, April 29th @ 6:30 PM
The Trustees of the Southborough Library will hold their annual "Candidates' Night" at the Southborough Library on Wednesday evening, April 29, to give voters a chance to meet the candidates and get answers to issues of concern. All candidates running for election or re-election in May have been invited.The evening will begin at 6:30 p.m. with a 15-minute "Meet & Greet" session, with refreshments. A program with candidates in contested races only will begin promptly at 6:45p.m. Former Town Moderator John Wilson will serve as moderator for the evening.Candidates’ Night is one of the Southborough Library’s civic programming events furthering its long-range mission to be "the center for life-long learning at the crossroads of our community.” The Library is located at 25 Main Street, Southborough. Handicap access is available through the elevator at the lower level entrance.
Please click here for a downloadable version of the event flyer. Please remember to vote in the Annual Town Election on May 11th, 2015. Polls are open from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.