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Lego Club *For Kids Ages 5 and Up

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Each child will be given a box filled with an assortment of Lego blocks and will build a creation using only what's inside the box within the 45 minute time limit. The finished creations will be displayed in the Children's Room for a few weeks. Attendance is limited to 18 kids per session. Free tickets [...]

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Virtual – Anime Club *for Teens

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

T(w)een Anime Club - watch anime, read manga, cosplay, learn about Japanese culture and more! Looking for a place to watch anime with your friends? Well, look no further! Come in to re-watch your favorites or catch something new. Email me at hfriedman@ashlandmass.com to request a specific show. Please note that Anime Club is for grades 6th-12th [...]

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

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

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: Friday Night Film Discussion: “Conversations with My Gardener” *For Adults

Virtual Event Ashland, MA

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 "Conversations with My Gardener." A successful artist, weary of Parisian life and on the verge of divorce, returns to the country to live in his childhood house. The gardener happens to [...]

Learn the Ukulele! *For Kids/Teens 8-15

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Kids and young teens aged 8-15 are welcome to sign up for this awesome program! Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. You'll learn how to tune, strum and read chords. After a short lesson, you'll be able to [...]

Learn the Ukulele! *For Adults 16+

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Why should kids have all the fun, right? Calling all adult ukulele fans! Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. You'll learn how to tune, strum and read chords. After a short lesson, you'll be able to play songs. [...]

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Kid’s Book Chat

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Join Miss Lucie for an hour to talk about the books you've been reading! Everyone attending this program will need to wear a mask whether or not they have been vaccinated. Thank you for your understanding. Sign up for our newsletter

DIY Green Products – Sweet Smelling Dish Soap *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Join our "learn to make your own green products" program! Each month, you'll learn how to make an easy, sustainable cleaning or beauty product that will have ingredients you can trust and products you'll be happy to use. We'll also be discussing why we're moving towards green products, how the ingredients work, if there are [...]

Mystery Book Club: Read “The Ritual Bath” *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Mystery and Thriller readers, this is for you! Please join us, in person, for our Mystery Book Club where we discuss "The Ritual Bath" the first The First Decker/Lazarus Novel by Faye Kellerman. Synopsis: Detective Peter Decker of the LAPD is stunned when he gets the report. Someone has shattered the sanctuary of a remote [...]

Virtual: Friday Night Film Discussion: “In Her Name” *For Adults

Virtual Event Ashland, MA

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 "In Her Name" — "An interesting and intense film that lets the viewer make its own conclusions through a very agile ending." —Erick Estrada, Cinegarage The way it works: PRIOR to the [...]