Events

For information about adult events contact the Circulation Desk at 583-3408 Ext. 2

 

For information about events for kids and teens contact the Children's / Youth Services Department at 583-3408 Ext. 3

All Events

7/06/2018

3-D & Robotics Makerspace program

2:30pm - 4:30pm

See, learn about, and use some of the coolest new tech out there, like a 3D printer, a CNC milling/carving machine,   Ozobots, Little Bits Electronics, & a bunch of other cool stuff. Participants will learn how to use the TinkerCAD & possibly Easel programs. Optional (but helpful): bring your laptop if you have one, so you can learn on your own device (no software needs to be installed to play with the programs introduced in the workshop).

Please click below to register.

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3-D & Robotics Makerspace program

2:30pm - 4:30pm

See, learn about, and use some of the coolest new tech out there, like a 3D printer, a CNC milling/carving machine,   Ozobots, Little Bits Electronics, & a bunch of other cool stuff. Participants will learn how to use the TinkerCAD & possibly Easel programs. Optional (but helpful): bring your laptop if you have one, so you can learn on your own device (no software needs to be installed to play with the programs introduced in the workshop).

This program is generously sponsored by a grant from the Ludlow Cultural Council.

Please click below to register.

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Anime "T & T" Club

3:30pm - 5:00pm

A new club for Tweens & Teens ("T & T") who are fans of anime & manga! Meet every Friday to watch & talk about anime - with free snacks! 

Please click below for more information and to register.

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7/07/2018

Minecraft Club

11:00am - 1:00pm

Minecraft players of all skill levels can bring their own laptops, or may use one of the library’s eight computers to build, play & create. For elementary school-aged kids only. Registration required; please click below to register.

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7/09/2018

Story Time for 3 - 5 year-olds

10:00am

The summer story time series features things from your child's favorite songs, including twinkling stars, itsy bitsy spiders, & more! Each program includes about 30 minutes of stories, finger-plays, songs and games related to that week’s theme, followed by a craft project and a snack; the total storytime runs approximately 60 minutes.

Please note that when you register, you are signing your child up for the entire 6 week session.

 

 

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Musical Petting Zoo with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra!

1:00pm

The Musical Petting Zoo is a fun and informative traveling hands-on exhibit of musical instruments that's perfect for pre-schoolers as well as older kids! After an introduction to the musical instruments, participants get a chance to bow a violin, blow a horn or tap out a rhythm on a drum. Each participant receives an Activity Book that includes info, coloring activities, and games about orchestra instruments.

Drop-In Rock Painting

3:00pm - 5:00pm

We are growing a very special garden this summer to celebrate our "Library's Rock!" summer reading program theme - a painted rock garden! Drop by any Monday afternoon during the summer months to paint a rock, then join us on 8/14 for a Garden Party to celebrate the instillation of the rock garden on the library's front lawn!

7/10/2018

Sing With Me! Music Program for Preschoolers & Their Grown-ups

10:30am - 11:00am

If you have a little one who loves music, this program is for you! Join us for a half-hour of adult-&-child singing, clapping, and stomping along to favorite kids’ songs, with occasional musical instruments or accompanying books thrown in! No need to register, just drop in!

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Pop Culture Collective

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Unite for an afternoon of broad-spectrum fandom! Each week will have a different theme - anime, Pokemon, Steven Universe, Star Wars, cosplay, superheroes, & more - discuss, play, watch, and geek out! 

This club is open to high schoolers & up, all are welcome!

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Hubcon Planning Group

6:00pm

The Hubbard Library hosts an anime/scifi Convention every summer, & we need help planning & preparing for it! Meetings will take place every other month during the winter & early spring, and then every month as the Con gets closer (mid-July 2018). Please click below to register.

Oh and Snacks! There will be snacks!