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YMCA Play, Learn, and Grow Group

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

For ages 5 and under. A parent and child group offered by the Metrowest YMCA and the Early Childhood Alliance of Ashland & Framingham. A structured program to help prepare children for socialization and a school experience. Everyone attending a Children’s Program who is age 3 or older will need to wear a mask while [...]

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Read to a Dog with “Knives” and “Machete” *For Kids

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

Thursday, September 9, 2021 Children with some reading ability will read to Knives or Machete, registered therapy dogs, for 10 minutes. Books may be brought from home or checked out from the library shelves. There are six time slots available per dog at 6:30pm, 6:40pm, 6:50pm, 7:00pm, 7:10pm, 7:20pm. Please sign your child up for [...]

Virtual – James Patterson in Conversation with Hank Phillippi Ryan *For Adults and Teens

Virtual Event Ashland

Who hasn't heard of prolific author James Patterson? We're thrilled to welcome him to Ashland, in conversation with fantastic interviewer (and amazing mystery writer) Hank Phillippi Ryan. Learn all about their newest books, what's the secret to collaborations, and how he creates books for all ages. It's going to be epic! James' newest book is The [...]

Virtual: Friday Night Film Discussion: “Up for Love” *For Adults

Virtual Event Ashland

Welcome to our Friday Night Film Discussions! We hope you will join us virtually, until we can meet in person again. We'll be discussing "Up for Love" -- a French remake of a wildly popular Argentinian film "Corazon de Leon." The film asks what our requirements are for love. The way it works: PRIOR to the [...]

Library Card Sign Up @ The Farmer’s Market

Ashland Farmer's Market 125 Front St, Ashland

September is Library Card Sign Up Month. Please join a our librarians at the Farmer's Market to get your library card -- your passport to knowledge and adventure! We'll also be unveiling our new library card design. Grab your family, friends, and neighbors -- we would love to tell you all about what the library [...]

Trivia Contest *for TEENS

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

Test your trivia knowledge for a chance to win big prizes! T(w)een events are open to all 6th-12th graders. And often have snacks! Hear all about our events by signing up for the library's newsletter!

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Saturday Needlecraft Club *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

Bring your project (any portable needle arts welcome - knit, needlepoint, crochet, zentangle, quilting, sewing, etc!) to our casual gathering where you can work, talk, and share ideas together. We're trying two times - Mondays and Saturdays - for two months to see which is the best for our participants. At the end of October, [...]

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Little Crafters

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

The Mom's Club of Ashland and the Friends of the Ashland Library are offering a renewed story & craft program for infants through age 5. Adult caregivers are asked to participate with their children. This program is free and open to the public -- all are welcome! Everyone attending a Children’s Program who is age [...]

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Teen Book Chat *for TEENS

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

T(w)een Book Chat - Like a book club, but without the work. Book Chat is a place to talk about your favorite books, what you are currently reading, and share title recommendations with others. T(w)een events are open to all 6th-12th graders. And often have snacks! Hear all about our events by signing up for [...]

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Monday Needlecraft Club *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland

Bring your project (any portable needle arts welcome - knit, needlepoint, crochet, zentangle, quilting, sewing, etc!) to our casual gathering where you can work, talk, and share ideas together. We're trying two times - Mondays and Saturdays - for two months to see which is the best for our participants. At the end of October, [...]