- Storytimes for 3-5 year olds: New day: Thursdays at 1:30 p.m. Drop in and enjoy stories, hand rhymes, music and seasonal crafts.
- Books and Babies music program for babies and toddlers is held on the first Saturday of the month from October - May at 10:00 a.m (No program in March). Miss Leigh shares music, rhythm instruments, scarves and even a parachute! No registration required.
-Tiny Tots Storytime for infants - 3 year olds will be held on the first and third Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. Join Miss Deb for stories, music and hand rhymes. Drop in! Sponsored by Community Teamwork, Inc. Cancelled: March 25.
Second Saturday from October - May (No program in March) from 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Guinness is a registered Reading Education Assistance Dog. Read aloud to Guinness (and his handler) for 15 minutes, one-on-one for fun and as a confidence builder. It's great encouragement for reluctant readers! For Grades K - 6. Registration required.
Lego Club meets on the 3rd Saturday in September and from November - May
Grades K-2 at 10-11 a.m. and Grades 3-5 at 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
We have the legos - You bring the creativity. Lego creations on display at the Library until the next month. Drop in.
Spring into Health: Simple Tips to Feel Better Today
Wednesday, April 15 at 7 p.m.
Healthy habits don’t need to be complicated. All you need to do to feel better today is just get started! This workshop, led by Tyngsborough resident Stephanie Kirylich, will offer a few simple tips to health and happiness! Stephanie is a wellness blogger and coach at Spirited Well-being. She is excited to share her passion for yoga, meditation, whole foods, and holistic wellness. She has completed the Spirit Junkie Master Class Level 1&2 training with Gabrielle Bernstein and is currently enrolled as a health coach student at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Stephanie hopes to inspire others to join the wellness revolution by incorporating small and practical changes into their daily lives. Registration required.Stephanie is also offering a guided meditation session.
AARP Tax-Aide Program
Wednesdays, February 18 – April 8, 1-5:30 p.m. Registration required.
Free tax counseling and preparation for taxpayers with middle and low incomes, with special attention to those 60 and over. You do not have to be a member of AARP or a retiree to use the service.
Art In Bloom: Spring Pieces
April 22, 23, & 25
Opening Reception - Wednesday, April 22, 5-8 p.m.
The Tyngsboro Garden Club and the Library present floral arrangements that are interpretive of a collection of colorful quilts made by local quilters. Welcome the spring season with this annual celebration of fresh flowers!
Funded by the Friends of the Library and the Tyngsboro Garden Club.
Tech Advice by Appointment
New! 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.
Our tech advisor will be available on Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. and Wednesday evenings, 7-8 p.m.
An appointment is required, so call to reserve a time!
Monday, April 13 at 2 p.m.
Ease into a relaxed and meditative state with guided meditation led by Tyngsborough resident Stephanie Kirylych. Stephanie is a wellness blogger and coach at Spirited Well-being. She is excited to share her passion for yoga, meditation, whole foods, and holistic wellness. She has completed the Spirit Junkie Master Class Level 1&2 training with Gabrielle Bernstein and is currently enrolled as a health coach student at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Stephanie hopes to inspire others to join the wellness revolution by incorporating small and practical changes into their daily lives. Registration required. Stephanie is also offering a workshop on simple tips to feel better today.
Open Minds: Yoga and Literacy for Children
Weekly classes for 3-5 year olds to be held on Tuesdays at 10 a.m.
New sessions starting in March 2015. Eight week sessions on: March 17, 24, 31/April 7, 14, 28/ May 5, 19
Classes will incorporate yoga movement and breathing into simple literacy activities. Taught by yoga instructor and children’s book author Ellen Olson-Brown. Registration required.
Toastmasters International Meeting
Wednesday, April 29, 6:30-8 p.m.
Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? If so, Toastmasters is the place for you. Learn how Toastmasters can be truly life changing for people of all ages at this “sample” meeting. There are several Tyngsborough residents who are interested in starting a club, so stop by and see what Toastmasters can do for you!
Tyngsborough High School Art Exhibit
March 30-April 15
Opening Reception - Monday, March 30, 6-8 p.m.
Stop by to view the paintings, sculpture and mixed media works of our talented young artists!
Magic: The Gathering Club
First and Third Wednesday in October - June, 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Do you love Magic: The Gathering card game? If so, this is the club for you! Bring your own cards/decks to play and trade with other fans. Snacks will be provided. Enter a monthly raffle for a booster! Grades 6 & up. Drop in.
Dads & Donuts
Fourth Saturday from September - April from 10 - 11:00 a.m.
Dads & Donuts playgroup for infants and toddlers and their dad, granddad, uncle or other male caregiver . Drop in for munchkins, juice, playtime and making new friends. Funded by Community Teamwork, Inc.
Go is a fun, easy to learn game of strategy for all ages! Invented in China over 4,000 years ago, the game of Go takes only a few minutes to learn. The rules are simple, yet computers still haven't been able to beat the best human Go players. Come learn & play the game of Go. Just drop in!
Zentangle Art - Watercolor! Grades 6 and up.
Wednesday, April 22, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Dragonfly Garden
Suzanne Binnie of Culhaven Studios will teach the art of Zentangle, which uses repetitive patterns to create beautiful art. Great for relaxation and helps with stress.Go online to see examples of each type. For students in Grade 6 and up. Registration required. Funded by the Friends of the Library.
NEW! Cuentos a las Cuatro: Stories at Four
Second Wednesday, November-May, 4-4:30 p.m.
NEW! Introducing a very special storytime called Cuentos a las cuatro/Stories at Four. Join students from the THS Spanish Honor Society as they read stories in both Spanish then in English. Learn words in Spanish and maybe enjoy some music or other activities. For ages 5-8. Drop in!
Pajama Jam for Kids!
Monday, March 30 from 6:30-7:15 p.m.
What a great way to end your day…listening & dancing to the music of Bernadette Baird. Join us for the toe tappingly fun Pajama Jam for kids and their family. Kids - Come dressed in your PJs and sing, dance and more! After it's done, you'll head home for a restful night's sleep. Registration preferred but not required. Ages 3-8.
Sponsored by Community Teamwork Inc.
Jedi Knight Training
Thursday, April 23, 1-2:00 p.m.
Kids are led through a series of challenges including Jedi Force Magic, the Laser Balloon Barrage and finishing in an epic lightsaber duel with the Jedi Master himself. Ages 4-10. Registration required. 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.
Beyond Words Book Club for kids in Grades 4 and 5. Three books and dates to choose from!
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Saturday, April 25 from 10 a.m.-12:00p.m.
Wonder: Wednesday, May 20 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: Saturday, June 13 from 10 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Join us to explore a great book, enjoy a snack and lots of fun activities! You can sign up for one or all three books and dates! Program created and implemented by three girl scouts who are working towards their Silver Award. Read the book before you come. Registration required.