May 2022

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Monday, May 26:00—7:30 PMMain LibraryLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Adult Knit-a-Bitters

Adult Knit-a-BittersKnit with the Knit-a-Bitters group! Bring a mask, your knitting materials, and socialize! 

Monday, May 27:00—8:30 PMVirtualYou will receive a link after you register for this program.

Virtual Book Club: Overbooked: A (Mostly) YA Book Club for Adults

Virtual Book Club: Overbooked: A (Mostly) YA Book Club for AdultsThis book club meets over Zoom.  Are you an adult with a passion for YA and YA-ish books? Would you like to discuss these books with like-minded people? Then come to Overbooked and achieve these dreams! Books will be chosen by book club members…Learn More

Monday, May 27:00—8:00 PMVirtualYou will receive a link after you register for this program.

Virtual Program: MOBA presents "Dopplehangers"

Virtual Program: MOBA presents "Dopplehangers"MOBA (Museum of Bad Art) is back! Thanks to the Groveland Cultural Council we are able to bring you this special zoom program! Curator in Chief Michael Frank will share this collection of efforts that capture (or try to capture) the likenesses of politicians, favorite entertainers, or historic figures.…Learn More
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Wednesday, May 410:30 AM—12:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Mystery Book Club

Mystery Book ClubLAL's Adult Services Librarian Sue Nakanishi is the facilitator of this group. Sue reserves the books before each meeting, checks them out to each member, and hands them out.  Currently this group is not accepting new members.  May's Book: Saint…Learn More

Wednesday, May 43:45—4:45 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

May the 4th Be with you! Star Wars Celebration: Craft and Storytime

May the 4th Be with you! Star Wars Celebration: Craft and StorytimeIn a galaxy far far away. .. .kids of all ages come and see full-scale props and replicas of Star Wars set pieces and hear stories about space and make a Star Wars craft! Supplies included! Free and open to the public. Please register in advance. Any questions email youth services librarian Jenny at jusovicz@langleyadamslib.…Learn More
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Saturday, May 711:00—11:45 AMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Kids Event: Author Visit + Story Time and Craft with Alec Carvlin

Kids Event: Author Visit + Story Time and Craft with Alec Carvlin Calling all cosmic chefs! Alec Carvlin will be reading his debut picture book, How to Bake a Universe, at the Langley-Adams Library on May 7th at 11:00am! Kids will love decorating their own cosmic sunglasses, hearing the book read aloud by the author, and asking questions about the fun and funky science at the end.…Learn More
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Monday, May 96:00—7:30 PMMain LibraryLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Adult Knit-a-Bitters

Adult Knit-a-BittersKnit with the Knit-a-Bitters group! Bring a mask, your knitting materials, and socialize! 
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Tuesday, May 101:00—2:00 PMVirtualYou will receive a link after you register for this program.

Virtual Program: The Alzheimer's Association's Healthy Living For Your Body Workshop

REGISTER HERE.  Thanks to Haverhill Public Library for hosting this special virtual workshop with the Alzheimer Association for inviting us to be a partner!  This program will provide information and tips on healthy aging. At any age, there are lifestyle habits we can adopt to help maintain or even potentially improve our health.…Learn More
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Wednesday, May 118:00—10:00 AMVeasey ParkCommunity LocationsOffsite - Please see description for address, Groveland, MA, 01834

Nature in Your Neighborhood- All About Birds in Groveland

Hosted by the Mass Audubon at Veasey Memorial Park! Register here!The Mass Audubon is pleased to once again offer this series of free birdwatching walks made possible by the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the local cultural councils of the participating towns.…Learn More

Wednesday, May 113:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Italian Conversation Group

If you know Italian and are looking for others to speak this language with, then this is the group for you! Just to clarify, this is not a group that teaches one how to speak Italian. This group was founded thanks to one of its current members having taken a year of Italian and wanting a place to practice and keep up their skills.…Learn More
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Friday, May 1311:00 AM—12:00 PMVirtualYou will receive a link after you register for this program.

Virtual Program: Frederic Chopin -- "Brushed By An Angel's Wing"

Virtual Program: Frederic Chopin -- "Brushed By An Angel's Wing"Register here.  We are happy to announce that we are partnering with the Tewksbury Library for this special morning program! Registration is required.   You can do this by clicking on the link below the description or call our library to help register you.…Learn More
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Monday, May 166:00—7:30 PMMain LibraryLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Adult Knit-a-Bitters

Adult Knit-a-BittersKnit with the Knit-a-Bitters group! Bring a mask, your knitting materials, and socialize! 
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Wednesday, May 183:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Italian Conversation Group

If you know Italian and are looking for others to speak this language with, then this is the group for you! Just to clarify, this is not a group that teaches one how to speak Italian. This group was founded thanks to one of its current members having taken a year of Italian and wanting a place to practice and keep up their skills.…Learn More

Wednesday, May 186:00—7:30 PMOutsideLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Groveland MA Rocks presents Paint with Friends!

Groveland MA Rocks presents Paint with Friends!What is Groveland MA Rocks? Groveland MA Rocks is part of The Kindness Rocks Project – a project that encourages people to create inspirational rocks and leave them for others to find. The project was started by Megan Murphy in 2015 on Cape Cod, MA.…Learn More

Wednesday, May 186:30—8:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Wednesday Night Book Club

Wednesday  Night Book ClubJoin us for a discussion of this month's book, The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore.
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Saturday, May 2110:00 AM—2:00 PMOutsideLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Spring Book Sale, Hosted by the Friends of the Groveland Library!

 Spring Book Sale, Hosted by the Friends of the Groveland Library!Join us for the spring Book Sale hosted by the Friends of the Groveland Library! The book sale will be hosted outside, under the tent.  
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Monday, May 236:00—7:30 PMMain LibraryLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Adult Knit-a-Bitters

Adult Knit-a-BittersKnit with the Knit-a-Bitters group! Bring a mask, your knitting materials, and socialize! 
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Tuesday, May 241:00—2:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Baby Story Time Newborn to 18 Months

Baby Story Time Newborn to 18 MonthsBring your babies for Story Time! The Youth Services Librarian Jenny will read board books to the children and sing rhyming songs with the babies. Baby Story Time helps little ones practice learning new words and sounds and how fun the library can be! Baby Story Time begins at 1:00 PM Masks are optional.…Learn More

Tuesday, May 243:15—4:15 PMNichols VillageCommunity LocationsOffsite - Please see description for address, Groveland, MA, 01834

Nichols Village Book Club

Nichols Village Book ClubLangley-Adams Library's Adult Service Librarian Sue Nakanishi facilitates this group that meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month 3:15pm-4:15 p. m. Sue reserves the books to be read, checks them out to each member & hands them out at the meetings. For more information please contact Sue 978-372-1732.…Learn More

Tuesday, May 243:30—5:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Kids Event: Reading to READ certified Therapy Dogs

Kids Event: Reading to READ certified Therapy DogsHave your child practice their reading skills and confidence with reading by reading aloud to READ certified therapy dogs! Please register and we will contact you with your specific 15 minute time slot. This is specifically for K-2, ages 5-8. Have any questions? Contact youth services librarian Jenny at jusovicz@langleyadamslib.…Learn More
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Wednesday, May 253:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Italian Conversation Group

If you know Italian and are looking for others to speak this language with, then this is the group for you! Just to clarify, this is not a group that teaches one how to speak Italian. This group was founded thanks to one of its current members having taken a year of Italian and wanting a place to practice and keep up their skills.…Learn More

Wednesday, May 257:00—8:00 PMVirtualYou will receive a link after you register for this program.

Virtual Program: Author Diane C. McPhail discusses The Seamstress of New Orleans

Virtual Program: Author Diane C. McPhail discusses The Seamstress of New OrleansCall Your Daughter Home meets Where the Crawdads Sing in a new historical novel from the acclaimed author of The Abolitionist’s Daughter. Set in the jasmine-scented humidity of New Orleans during preparations for the first Mardi Gras of the 20th century, The Seamstress of New Orleans weaves the fascinating real-life story of the first all-female krewe, Les Mysterieuses, into a powerful novel of female friendship and empowerment.…Learn More
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Thursday, May 2611:00 AM—12:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Toddler Story Time 18 Months to 3 years old

Toddler Story Time 18 Months to 3 years oldJoin us for our Toddler Story Time! Listen to three or four stories and participate in rhyming songs led by Jenny Usovicz the Youth Services Librarian. Toddler Story Time helps little ones practice learning new words and sounds and how fun the library can be!Toddler Story Time begins at 11:00 AM.…Learn More

Thursday, May 267:00—8:00 PMVirtualYou will receive a link after you register for this program.

Virtual Program: A Conversation with Author and Poet Ocean Vuong

Virtual Program: A Conversation with Author and Poet Ocean VuongREGISTER HERE. Join us for a very special event with prize-winning poet, novelist and educator Ocean Vuong, author of our One Book Chelmsford 2022 selection, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, in conversation with Professor Sandra Lim, Ph. D. , prize-winning poet, and professor of English at the University of Massachusetts in Lowell.…Learn More
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Friday, May 271:00—2:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Preschool Story Time: Aged 3 and Older

Preschool Story Time: Aged 3 and OlderJoin us for a reading of four picture books on a rotating theme, rhyming songs, and a craft. Masks are optional. Please Register! Preschool Story Time begins at 1:00 PM Questions? Contact Youth Services Librarian Jenny Usovicz at jusovicz@langleyadamslib.…Learn More
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Monday, May 30All Closed

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Tuesday, May 311:00—2:00 PMMeeting RoomLangley-Adams Library185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Baby Story Time Newborn to 18 Months

Baby Story Time Newborn to 18 MonthsBring your babies for Story Time! The Youth Services Librarian Jenny will read board books to the children and sing rhyming songs with the babies. Baby Story Time helps little ones practice learning new words and sounds and how fun the library can be! Baby Story Time begins at 1:00 PM Masks are optional.…Learn More