July 31, 2014
Summer hours at Thayer Public Library are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through
Thursday and Friday and Saturday from 9 am to 5 p.m.
Iron Chef at the library
Teens will be challenged Thursday, July 31, at 3 p.m. to create delicious
desserts and test their cooking skills. The program is for ages 12 to 17-
Registration is required. For more information, contact Ellen Seeburger at email@example.com
or 781-848-0405, ext. 4415.
Teen Advisory Group
Teens can join us to plan programs and displays for the library. The Teen
Advisory Group meets Wednesday mornings during the summer. The next meeting is
Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. to noon. If you are interested in joining the group, please
send email to Ellen Seeburger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Outdoor summer story time
Children in Braintree can enjoy wonderful outdoor areas of Braintree while
improving their literacy skills this summer. Library staff will present stories
and songs and then lead them in a simple robot craft at Pond Meadow Park Aug. 4
at 10 a.m. The location will be under the covered pavilion next to the parking
lot. If there is rain, the story time will be moved to Thayer Public Library.
More story times and events will be held all summer long at Thayer Public
Library as part of the "Fizz Boom Read!" summer reading program. Find
out more at www.thayerpubliclibrary.org.
Teen creative writing camp
Teens can join our three-day creative writing camp to write, imagine and
engage! In this three-part series, you will learn to develop mystery stories
full of suspects, clues and lots of suspense! While our focus will be on mystery
writing, teens interested in writing fantasy or other genres are welcome to join
in and share their writing, too.
Dates are Aug. 11 to 13 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Registration is required, and the
program is for youths ages 12 to 17 only.
Drop in to the Children's ; Room Friday, Aug. 8, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to
make a craft, name the robot and < play. No registration is required. The
program is part of the "Fizz, Boom Read!" summer reading program for
Come make a fun craft Tuesday, Aug. 12, from 1:30' to 2:25 p.m. Kids will
enjoy making a fun craft related to the summer reading theme , of "Fizz
Boom Read." No registration is required.
This column is
submitted by Terri Stano, Director of Thayer Public Library, with contributions
from our professional staff librarians. Our goal is to highlight events,
programs, materials and people associated with the library and its services.