Lego Club *For Kids

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 [...]

DIY Green Products – Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub *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 has 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 any [...]

10th Annual Star Wars Reads Day *All Ages

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

We LOVE Star Wars Day! We'll have fun SW activities throughout the day. Come in costume and pose for photos with life-sized characters. Find a SW book you've never read before. Intergalactic fun for kids, teens, and adults! To get prepared for this special day, think about the answers to these trivia questions: C-3P0 is [...]

Virtual: A Conversation with Author Samantha Vérant *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

In 2020, author Samantha Vérant dazzled readers and critics with her debut women’s fiction novel, The Secret French Recipes of Sophie Valroux, the story of a young female chef who journeys to France with aspirations of earning a coveted spot in an elite kitchen and earning her Michelin stars — even though only 1% of [...]

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Crafternoon *for TEENS

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

T(w)een Crafternoon - Each month a new art or craft to make and take! 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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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 [...]

Hybrid – Bio/Memoir Book Club: Read “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson *For Adults

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

This is our first hybrid Biography/Memoir Book Club! You can join in person or online — whatever is most convenient for you. We'll be discussing  Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson. Join the conversation as we discuss "a powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and [...]

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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 [...]

Virtual: Friday Night Film Discussion: “About Elly” *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 "About Elly" — an Iranian film from the Academy Award winning director of "A Separation" and "The Salesman" about a gripping mystery set among a group of old friends on a [...]

Pepper’s Ghost *for Teens

Ashland Public Library 66 Front Street, Ashland, MA

Learn about the Pepper's Ghost effect and how to set it up to create your own haunted house or hologram 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!