Take and Make: A Hands-on Activity to Pick Up (K thru 4)

Take and Make: A Hands-on Activity to Pick Up (K thru 4)

Wednesday, October 28

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Registration for this activity is not required but pick up will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Please know that the kits will be marked for pick-up in the library’s vestibule and that you will be required to wear a mask when you enter the building.
No-contact pick up times are between 10AM -12PM and 2PM-4PM.

Our hope is that you can take these kits and use them as a family when you are drumming your fingers wondering what to do.

These kits were made possible by the Friends of the James Blackstone Memorial Library

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Mystery Take & Make 4 Teens (grades 5-12)

Mystery Take & Make 4 Teens (grades 5-12)

Wednesday, October 28

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, September 23 @ 10 am–4 pm (While Supplies Last!)
Bored? Looking for something to do? Drop by the library on your early release day to pick up a mystery bag activity—just take it & make it! Each month will be a different activity. What will you get? Who knows! It could be a craft you keep… or an edible craft you eat! We’ll post a video of instructions on our Facebook page. Reply with your awesome creations! Bags available while supplies last during no-contact pickup hours, 10am-12pm & 2pm-4pm. No registration required – but don’t forget your mask!

This activity was made possible by the Friends of the James Blackstone Memorial Library–thank you Friends!

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Wednesday Stories LIVE: A Virtual Storytime for ages 5 and under

Wednesday Stories LIVE: A Virtual Storytime for ages 5 and under

Wednesdays

Wednesday, October 28

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Sign up happens here. Once registered you will receive an email around 9AM the morning of the event with our ZOOM meeting number and password to gain access to our virtual storytime. Storytime kits are available for pick up with sign up, one per participant while supplies last. Specifics on “how to” will be emailed.

Please know that we are looking forward to singing, dancing and reading with you!

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Virtual Knitting Group

Virtual Knitting Group

Every Wednesday

Wednesday, October 28

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for a weekly knitting group! Group meets every Wednesday via Zoom. Beginners and experienced knitters are welcome. Registration is required to receive a link to this online event. To register call the Reference Desk at (203) 488-1441 ext. 318 or email programs@blackstonelibrary.org.

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Virtual Latin II (for grade 7-adult)

Virtual Latin II (for grade 7-adult)

Every Wednesday

Wednesday, October 28

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Latin II is best suited for those who have completed at least a level I Latin course and are familiar with basic vocabulary and grammar, such as the five declensions, six cases, regular and irregular verbs, and all six verb tenses in the active voice of the indicative mood. This group learning experience will use the textbook Ecce Romani II. A textbook will be provided for each student. In addition to the lessons in the text, Latin mottoes such as Lux et veritas and Qui transtulit sustinet will be featured weekly.

Registration is required to receive a link to this online event. Contact the Reference Department at 203-488-1441, ext. 318  or email programs@blackstonelibrary.org for details. Class meets every Wednesday from 5:00-6:00pm.

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