The Cookbook Club will be having breakfast for dinner in September!  Join us on Wednesday, September 28th at 6:30 pm as we enjoy recipes from Brunch @ Bobby's by Bobby Flay. 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 present a musical evening with North Sea Gas, a Scottish folk band from Edinburgh, on Wednesday, October 5th at 6:30 pm. This free concert will take place at Chocksett Middle School, 40 Boutelle Road, Sterling. North Sea Gas is one of Scotland's most popular folk bands, mixing great vocals, numerous instruments, and good-humored storytelling into an entertaining evening. Registration is not required. For more information, contact the Sterling Library at (978) 422-6409.


 
The LEGO club is back! We will be offering two sessions in October: Thursday, October 6th at 4:00 pm and Thursday, October 20th at 2:00 pm. Children may choose one of the two sessions being offered. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register. LEGO Club is open to children in grades kindergarten and up.


 
We're happy to announce a new book club – the Middle School Book Club for grades 5 through 8! For our first meeting on Thursday, October 13th at 6:30 pm, we will be reading Doll Bones by Holly BlackDoll Bones is the story of three best friends and their encounters with an increasingly haunting doll. To suit this spooky tale, we’ll be decorating voodoo doll cookies at the meeting – perfect for Halloween! Copies of the book are available for check out at the young adult circulation desk. Registration is required - please call (978) 422-6409 to register.


 
It’s about to get spooky in the Baker Room with a Halloween classic – Hocus Pocus! Join us on Tuesday, October 18th at 6:00 pm for a family movie night screening of Hocus Pocus (rated PG). Hocus Pocus follows Max, Dani, Allison and a magical cat as they work to stop three evil witches, known as the Sanderson sisters (Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy), from gaining immortality on Halloween night. Children under 18, accompanied by their caregivers, are invited to attend and to come in costume. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register.


 
We will be hosting two Not-So-Spooky storytimes featuring tales of Halloween creatures, songs, and crafts. These special storytimes will be held on Monday, October 24th at 2:00 pm and Thursday, October 27th at 10:30 am. Both sessions are for ages 18 months and up. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register.


 
The Sciencetellers are back for a special program at the First Church in Sterling, hosted by the Conant Public Library. Children ages 4 and up are invited to join us on Wednesday, October 26th at 6:00 pm to learn about the changing states of matter through “Dragons and Dreams,” an interactive tale featuring explosive experiments with dry ice, fog, bubbles, flying rocks and more. No registration is required – for more information, please call the library at (978) 422-6409.

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