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Saturday, December 3, 2022


10:30 AM - 2:00 PMHoliday Tree Party      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Kids of all ages are invited to make a variety of ornaments and help decorate the library tree! This event is drop in and no registration is required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. 


Monday, December 5, 2022


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, December 6, 2022


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTuesday Tech Time      


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.


Wednesday, December 7, 2022


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMYoung Scientists      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week in-person series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child. The “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP).
Please register at the library or by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCrafternoon: Snowflake Reading Lanterns      


Location:  Main Floor, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Come learn the art of decoupage and create your own snowflake-themed reading lantern for your room Participants must be able to use a hot glue gun independently. Ages 8+. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibfall22crafts 


Thursday, December 8, 2022


11:00 AM - 11:30 PMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, December 10, 2022


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog!      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Monday, December 12, 2022


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, December 13, 2022


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTuesday Tech Time      


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.


Wednesday, December 14, 2022


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMYoung Scientists      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week in-person series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child. The “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP).
Please register at the library or by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com.



Thursday, December 15, 2022


11:00 AM - 11:30 PMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Tuesday, December 20, 2022


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTuesday Tech Time      


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMystery & Puzzle Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblib2-5BookClub.


Wednesday, December 21, 2022


4:00 PM - 4:30 PMGingerbread Cookie Decorating      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join expert gingerbread decorator Mandy Roberge and decorate your own gingerbread person! For ages 6 and up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibgingerbread2.
This series of programs is made possible with grant funds from the Library Services & Technology Act distributed by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PMGingerbread Cookie Decorating      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join expert gingerbread decorator Mandy Roberge and decorate your own gingerbread person! For ages 6 and up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibgingerbread2.
This series of programs is made possible with grant funds from the Library Services & Technology Act distributed by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. 


Tuesday, December 27, 2022


3:00 PM - 4:00 PMComic Mime Winter Wonderland      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join comic mime Robert Rivest as he shares some winter wonderland stories. There will be plenty of laughter and some mime techniques taught as well!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTuesday Tech Time      


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.


Wednesday, December 28, 2022


1:00 PM - 4:30 PMStuffed Animal Sleepover - Drop off      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Your stuffed animal can sleep over at the library! Drop off an animal (or two), do a craft with your animal, and then leave your animal with the librarians for the night. Pictures will be emailed to show you what the animals are up to! Pick up your animal the next day and hear all about the sleep over adventures!


Thursday, January 5, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, January 9, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, January 10, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, January 12, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Tuesday, January 17, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:30 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, January 18, 2023


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMCrafternoon: Suncatchers      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  It's dark outside so let's bring in the light! Using beads, glass tiles, wires, and prisms create a unique suncatcher for a sunny window in your house! For ages 8+. Registration link coming soon. 


Thursday, January 19, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, January 21, 2023


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Monday, January 23, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, January 24, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMystery & Puzzle Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Thursday, January 26, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, January 30, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, January 31, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, February 2, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, February 6, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, February 7, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, February 9, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, February 13, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, February 14, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, February 16, 2023


11:00 AM - 11:30 AMBaby & Toddler Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, February 18, 2023


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Thursday, February 23, 2023


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMGiants & Giraffes*Dragons & Detectives      


Location:  Main Floor Stacks
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Trevor the Games Man for games, comedy, and stilt walking! There will be lots of opportunity for audience participation. Kids will be able to make a ribbon dancer cradft after the show. No registration required and all ages are welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 


Monday, February 27, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, February 28, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMystery & Puzzle Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Monday, March 6, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, March 7, 2023


10:30 AM - 11:15 AMPreschool Story Time      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Saturday, March 18, 2023


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Tuesday, March 28, 2023


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMystery & Puzzle Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Thursday, April 13, 2023


5:30 PM - 8:30 PMBooks in Bloom Exhibit      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Jane Davis      
Description:  Description coming in 2023...


Saturday, April 15, 2023


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Tuesday, April 25, 2023


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMystery & Puzzle Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Saturday, May 13, 2023


11:00 AM - 12:00 PMRead to a Dog      


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Tuesday, May 23, 2023


4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMystery & Puzzle Book Club      


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Holiday Tree Party


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Kids of all ages are invited to make a variety of ornaments and help decorate the library tree! This event is drop in and no registration is required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library. 


Monday, December 5, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, December 6, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday Tech Time


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.


Wednesday, December 7, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Young Scientists


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week in-person series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child. The “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP).
Please register at the library or by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com.

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Crafternoon: Snowflake Reading Lanterns


Location:  Main Floor, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Come learn the art of decoupage and create your own snowflake-themed reading lantern for your room Participants must be able to use a hot glue gun independently. Ages 8+. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblibfall22crafts 


Thursday, December 8, 2022

11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, December 10, 2022

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog!


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Monday, December 12, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, December 13, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room, Southborough Library
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday Tech Time


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.


Wednesday, December 14, 2022

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Young Scientists


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This is a free 6-week in-person series for children, ages 3-6 to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) concepts through hands-on activities, story time and simple experiments. Parents/caregivers are encouraged to help their child. The “Young Scientists” series is sponsored by the YMCA Family & Community Partnership (YFCP).
Please register at the library or by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com.



Thursday, December 15, 2022

11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Tuesday, December 20, 2022

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday Tech Time


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mystery & Puzzle Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register: https://bit.ly/sblib2-5BookClub.


Wednesday, December 21, 2022

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Gingerbread Cookie Decorating


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join expert gingerbread decorator Mandy Roberge and decorate your own gingerbread person! For ages 6 and up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibgingerbread2.
This series of programs is made possible with grant funds from the Library Services & Technology Act distributed by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Gingerbread Cookie Decorating


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Marianna Sorensen   508-485-5031   msorensen@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join expert gingerbread decorator Mandy Roberge and decorate your own gingerbread person! For ages 6 and up. Please register at bit.ly/sblibgingerbread2.
This series of programs is made possible with grant funds from the Library Services & Technology Act distributed by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. 


Tuesday, December 27, 2022

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Comic Mime Winter Wonderland


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join comic mime Robert Rivest as he shares some winter wonderland stories. There will be plenty of laughter and some mime techniques taught as well!
Sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday Tech Time


Location:  Teen Room
Contact:  Ryan Donovan   508-485-5031   rdonovan@southboroughma.com
Description:  Need help with technology? Library staff and teen volunteers will make every effort to assist you. Bring questions about ebooks and electronic resources. This is a drop in event; no registrations necessary. Sessions are limited to no more than 1 hour.


Wednesday, December 28, 2022

1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Stuffed Animal Sleepover - Drop off


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Your stuffed animal can sleep over at the library! Drop off an animal (or two), do a craft with your animal, and then leave your animal with the librarians for the night. Pictures will be emailed to show you what the animals are up to! Pick up your animal the next day and hear all about the sleep over adventures!


Thursday, January 5, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, January 9, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, January 10, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, January 12, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Tuesday, January 17, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Wednesday, January 18, 2023

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Crafternoon: Suncatchers


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  It's dark outside so let's bring in the light! Using beads, glass tiles, wires, and prisms create a unique suncatcher for a sunny window in your house! For ages 8+. Registration link coming soon. 


Thursday, January 19, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, January 21, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Monday, January 23, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, January 24, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mystery & Puzzle Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Thursday, January 26, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, January 30, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, January 31, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, February 2, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, February 6, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, February 7, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, February 9, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Monday, February 13, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, February 14, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Thursday, February 16, 2023

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Baby & Toddler Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  This story time is for children age 0-2 years and their parents or caregivers in the downstairs Children's Room. Each session will include puppets, stories, and music. Drop-in, no registration required.


Saturday, February 18, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Thursday, February 23, 2023

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Giants & Giraffes*Dragons & Detectives


Location:  Main Floor Stacks
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Trevor the Games Man for games, comedy, and stilt walking! There will be lots of opportunity for audience participation. Kids will be able to make a ribbon dancer cradft after the show. No registration required and all ages are welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 


Monday, February 27, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, February 28, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mystery & Puzzle Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Monday, March 6, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Tuesday, March 7, 2023

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Preschool Story Time


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Join Miss Kim in the Children's Room downstairs for stories and craft based on a weekly theme. Ages 2-5. No registration necessary.


Saturday, March 18, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Tuesday, March 28, 2023

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mystery & Puzzle Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Thursday, April 13, 2023

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Books in Bloom Exhibit


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Jane Davis      
Description:  Description coming in 2023...


Saturday, April 15, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Tuesday, April 25, 2023

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mystery & Puzzle Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.


Saturday, May 13, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read to a Dog


Location:  Children's Room
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  Children preferably ages 5 and up with some reading ability will read to Bear, a registered therapy dog. Each child participating will have a chance to read a short book to Bear. Please register in the Children's Room (or you can email kivers@southboroughma.com /call 508-485-5031).


Tuesday, May 23, 2023

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Mystery & Puzzle Book Club


Location:  Main Floor
Contact:  Kim Ivers   508-485-5031   kivers@southboroughma.com
Description:  For 2-5th grade students, this book club will focus on books featuring mysteries and puzzles. Participants will read the selected book each month and meet for discussion and activities. Copies of the book for each participant will be ordered by the library through interlibrary loan. Please register by emailing kivers@southboroughma.com or calling Kim at 508-485-5031.