Virtual – Friday Night Film Discussion: “Storm Boy” *For Adults

Virtual Event Ashland, MA

Welcome to our Friday Night Film Discussions! Today, we'll be discussing "Storm Boy" which is based on the beloved book, Storm Boy by Colin Thiele, and is a timeless story of an unusual and unconditional friendship. The way it works: Prior to the meeting (whenever works for your schedule), watch Storm Boy on Kanopy — [...]

Virtual – Environmental Book Club: Read “Winter World: The Ingenuity of Animal Survival” *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Please join us for the Environmental Book Club! Each month, we'll choose a book on a topic related to climate change, sustainability, and/or what we can do to lessen our footprint. This month we'll be discussing Winter World: The Ingenuity of Animal Survival by Bernd Heinrich and learn of the wondrous adaptations the animal kingdom [...]

Virtual – What’s on Your TBR pile? with author Alana Quintana Albertson *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

We're thrilled to be starting this new monthly series — What's On Your TBR Pile? — with some of our favorite authors! TBR is "to be read" and we all have stacks we know we can't read in our lifetime. But, with a little help from our favorite authors, we can refine or (goodness!) add [...]

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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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Stories with Miss Lucie

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Come to the Ashland Public Library and have fun reading stories with Miss Lucie. This program is for Pre-School Aged Kids and their Caregivers. Free tickets will be handed out one hour before the start of the program on a first come - first served basis. Space is limited. Family groups will be seated 3 [...]

Card Making for Valentine’s Day with Jan Poppendieck *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Come join us for an evening of card making with Jan, with a focus on Valentine's Day (or Palentine, or Galentine, etc). We will learn stamping and card making techniques using our huge stash of supplies. Everyone will be free to select their papers and card styles in this open format workshop. Jan will teach [...]

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PJ Story Time with Miss Lucie

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Come in your pajamas with your favorite stuffed animal* and listen to entertaining stories with Miss Lucie. The program is limited to only 20 participants and is geared toward families with younger children. Free tickets will be handed out 1 hour prior to the start of the program at the children's circulation desk. Tickets are [...]

Virtual – Authors Grace Draven and Ilona Andrews: A Dinner Discussion *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Have you always wished that you could be a fly on the wall as some of your favorite authors get together for dinner? Well, here's your chance! Join Grace Draven and Ilona and Gordon Andrews as they discuss books, writing, and whatever they'd like to — just as they would at the dinner table! We'll [...]

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Game Night *for Teens

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

T(w)een Game Night - Play video games, board games, or card games! 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!

Mystery Book Club: Read “Murder in Montparnasse” *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 Murder in Montparnasse by Kerry Greenwood. Synopsis: Always enticing in divine twenties fashion, Phryne, one of the most exciting and likeable heroines in crime writing today, leads us through a tightly plotted maze of [...]