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10 am - 8 pm

Saturday
10 am - 3 pm
July - August 10 am - 1pm
 



 
Calling all master builders!
Below are the current sessions for the LEGO club. Master builders may sign up for 2 out of the 4 meetings.


Thursday, May 12th at 4:00pm (FULL)

Please call (978) 422-6409 to register.



It's that time of year again and our Summer Reading program is just around the corner!

Summer Reading Prize Donations:
The Conant Public Library is now accepting donations from patrons and businesses of new toys, crafts, games, gift cards, and books to be awarded as prizes in our Children’s Summer Reading Program!

First Day to Register:
Monday, June 13th
(Children may register at any time after this date)

First Day to Start Logging Hours:
Monday, June 20th

Last Day to Log Hours, Receive Tickets & Enter Raffle:
Saturday, August 13th by 1pm









Drop-In Knitting
Every Tuesday on the Lower Level
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm



Book Club
Third Thursday of the Month
6:30pm in the Baker Room

May
The Unlikely Pilgrimage
of Harold Fry

by Rachel Joyce

Cookbook Club
Last Wednesday of the Month
6:30 pm in Baker Room
Registration is limited. Call (978) 422-6409 to register.

May
Martha's American Food
by Martha Stewart

Classic Book Club
First Wednesday of the Month
1:00pm in the Baker Room


May
On the Beach
by Nevil Shute

Parent's Night Out Book Club
6:30pm in the Baker Room

May
Meeting on Thursday, May 5th

Primates of Park Avenue: A Memoir
by Wednesday Martin



Adult Coloring Club
6:30 pm in Baker Room

Wednesday, May 11th
 Monday, May 23rd




A StoryWalk®, presented by the Conant Public Library and welcomed by Wachusett Greenways and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation has been extended through Monday, May 16th and starts at the Rail Trail Entrance behind the Cider Mill Antiques building. The book featured will be the hot new release, When Spring Comes by Kevin Henkes, and will be posted on the side of the trail so that families can enjoy reading and the great outdoors at the same time.


Who says you can’t play with your food? Better yet – use food to make art! Youth ages 7 to 12 are invited to join us for Make Art with Food with Suzanne Hauerstein on Monday, May 9th at 2:00pm at the Conant Public Library in Sterling. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register.


The Conant Public Library will be hosting Christian Reifsteck, poet, photographer, and author of Turning Turf on Tuesday, May 10th at 6:00pm. Reifsteck will discuss themes of decay, rupture, and sacrilege, suturing, healing, and grace within the framework of the Irish practice of saving turf. His poems and photographs guide participants into the depths of life and soul to cut, turn, dry, and eventually burn the turf contained deep within us. Reifsteck’s presentation is perfect for anyone interested in poetry, photography, travel, culture, storytelling, writing, history, ancient monuments, and of course Ireland. Registration is required for this event - please call (978) 422-6409 to register.


Calling all princes and princesses across the land! Join us for a special fairytale storytime on Wednesday, May 11th at 10:30am. This storytime is for youth ages 18 months and up and requires registration. Please call (978) 422-6409 to register.


The Cookbook Club will making recipes from Martha's American Food. Join us on Wednesday, May 25th at 6:30pm to sample recipes from this cookbook filled with American favorites. Each participant chooses a different recipe from the book, prepares the dish, and brings it with them to the library for an evening of good food, great conversation, and new recipes. Cookbooks are available at the library for checkout. Registration is required - please call 978-422-6409 to register.    


The Conant Public Library will be hosting a free introduction to genealogy on Saturday, June 4, at 10:30am. This presentation will provide patrons with the information necessary to get started in genealogy and family history, and is presented by the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, Inc. Registration is required – call (978) 422-6409 to register.


The Conant Public Library will be hosting a presentation on the wildlife of the Galapagos Islands on Wednesday, June 15th at 6pm. Join teacher and naturalist Terri Klingler for a talk and slideshow presentation of these amazing islands. Registration is required for this program - please call 978-422-6409 to register.


Calling all future Picassos! Youth ages 2.5 to 5 are invited to join our Preschool Art Class with Suzanne Hauerstein. The Preschool Art Classes will be held on Wednesdays at 10:30am from June 1st through June 29th and will immerse your little ones in the wonderful and creative world of art. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register. The Preschool Art Class session running from May 23rd to June 27th on Mondays at 10:30am is full. 
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