Events in the next 6 months

Title:Rainbow Makers: LGBTQ+ Group for ages 13-17
Date:Thursday, October 19, 2017
Time:3:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter:Ewan Hill
Location:Community Room
Categories:Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

Rainbow Makers is a creative bi-weekly discussion group for youth ages 13-17. Our group’s goal is to publish an annual magazine featuring articles, reviews, opinions, and artwork by group members. If you are not a writer that is OKAY!
 
We welcome artists, gamers, music fans, makeup enthusiasts, aspiring chefs, meme fanatics and everyone in between. If you have interests and would like to share them with others, we would love to have you.
Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Coolidge Museum
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Home Movie Day!
Date:Saturday, October 21, 2017
Time:12:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:Community Room
Categories:Adult Events, Children's Events, Film, One-Time Events, Teen Events
Description:

Home Movie Day at Forbes Library is coming! Do you have old 8mm, Super 8mm or 16mm home movies you haven't seen in years? Bring them in to the Forbes Library Arts & Music Department by October 13th and we will have them inspected by a film conservator and show them at the big event on the 21st! Come watch home movies together and learn how to best preserve your film treasures! For more information, contact Dylan at dgaffney@forbeslibrary.org or call the Arts and Music Department at 413-587-1013. For more info on the national Home Movie Day event, now in its 15th year, visit http://www.centerforhomemovies.org/hmd/ We'd love to see your treasures!

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Forbes Library Zine Club
Date:Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Arts and Music Department
Categories:Adult Events, Arts and Crafts, Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

A club to talk and create all-things-zine! Meeting at Forbes Library on the second floor in the Arts and Music Department.

Title:Tweens and Teens Book Club
Date:Thursday, October 26, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location:Community Room
Categories:Book Discussions, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

Come discuss Warcross, by Marie Lu, and help us choose our next book! 

Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Coolidge Museum
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Rainbow Makers: LGBTQ+ Group for ages 13-17
Date:Thursday, November 2, 2017
Time:3:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter:Ewan Hill
Location:Community Room
Categories:Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

Rainbow Makers is a creative bi-weekly discussion group for youth ages 13-17. Our group’s goal is to publish an annual magazine featuring articles, reviews, opinions, and artwork by group members. If you are not a writer that is OKAY!
 
We welcome artists, gamers, music fans, makeup enthusiasts, aspiring chefs, meme fanatics and everyone in between. If you have interests and would like to share them with others, we would love to have you.
Title:Your Next Great Read LIVE!
Date:Friday, November 3, 2017
Time:11:00am - 1:00pm
Categories:Adult Events, Children's Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

Join us on social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) @ForbesLibrary. You post a title you enjoyed, we will respond with a few titles we think you'll like! Librarians are standing by the first Friday of each month, from 11 am till 1 pm.

Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, November 4, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Coolidge Museum
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Tweens and Teens Author Talk with Ellen Wittlinger
Date:Saturday, November 4, 2017
Time:2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:Community Room
Categories:Author Events, Children's Events, One-Time Events, Teen Events
Description:

Our local author series continues with Ellen Wittlinger

 November 4,  at 2pm in the Community Room

 

Ellen will talk about her writing process, and read a selection from her new book, Saturdays with Hitchcock!
 
Ellen Wittlinger is the author of fifteen YA and middle-grade novels. Her novel Hard Love won both a Printz Honor Award and a Lambda Literary Award. Her books have been on numerous ALA Best Books lists, Bank Street College of Education lists, and state award lists. Wittlinger has taught at Emerson College in Boston and in the Simmons College Writing for Children MFA program. She currently lives in Haydenville, MA.
Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Forbes Library Zine Club
Date:Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Arts and Music Department
Categories:Adult Events, Arts and Crafts, Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

A club to talk and create all-things-zine! Meeting at Forbes Library on the second floor in the Arts and Music Department.

Title:Comics Club
Date:Friday, November 10, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:15pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

Join Ralph in the Children's & YA Department for Comics Club, a monthly meeting to discuss, share, and create comics and graphic novels! There will artist's supplies, materials to put your own books together, and time to receive and give recommendations! Intended for elementary, tween, and teen readers and artists, this meeting will run from 3:30 to 4:15.

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Rainbow Makers: LGBTQ+ Group for ages 13-17
Date:Thursday, November 16, 2017
Time:3:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter:Ewan Hill
Location:Community Room
Categories:Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

Rainbow Makers is a creative bi-weekly discussion group for youth ages 13-17. Our group’s goal is to publish an annual magazine featuring articles, reviews, opinions, and artwork by group members. If you are not a writer that is OKAY!
 
We welcome artists, gamers, music fans, makeup enthusiasts, aspiring chefs, meme fanatics and everyone in between. If you have interests and would like to share them with others, we would love to have you.
Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, November 18, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Community Room
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, November 25, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Coolidge Museum
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Rainbow Makers: LGBTQ+ Group for ages 13-17
Date:Thursday, November 30, 2017
Time:3:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter:Ewan Hill
Location:Community Room
Categories:Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

Rainbow Makers is a creative bi-weekly discussion group for youth ages 13-17. Our group’s goal is to publish an annual magazine featuring articles, reviews, opinions, and artwork by group members. If you are not a writer that is OKAY!
 
We welcome artists, gamers, music fans, makeup enthusiasts, aspiring chefs, meme fanatics and everyone in between. If you have interests and would like to share them with others, we would love to have you.
Title:Your Next Great Read LIVE!
Date:Friday, December 1, 2017
Time:11:00am - 1:00pm
Categories:Adult Events, Children's Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

Join us on social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) @ForbesLibrary. You post a title you enjoyed, we will respond with a few titles we think you'll like! Librarians are standing by the first Friday of each month, from 11 am till 1 pm.

Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, December 2, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Community Room
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Comics Club
Date:Friday, December 8, 2017
Time:3:30pm - 4:15pm
Presenter:Ralph Holley
Location:Community Room
Categories:Children's Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

Join Ralph in the Children's & YA Department for Comics Club, a monthly meeting to discuss, share, and create comics and graphic novels! There will artist's supplies, materials to put your own books together, and time to receive and give recommendations! Intended for elementary, tween, and teen readers and artists, this meeting will run from 3:30 to 4:15.

Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, December 9, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Coolidge Museum
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Forbes Library Zine Club
Date:Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Arts and Music Department
Categories:Adult Events, Arts and Crafts, Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

A club to talk and create all-things-zine! Meeting at Forbes Library on the second floor in the Arts and Music Department.

Title:Rainbow Makers: LGBTQ+ Group for ages 13-17
Date:Thursday, December 14, 2017
Time:3:00pm - 4:00pm
Presenter:Ewan Hill
Location:Community Room
Categories:Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

Rainbow Makers is a creative bi-weekly discussion group for youth ages 13-17. Our group’s goal is to publish an annual magazine featuring articles, reviews, opinions, and artwork by group members. If you are not a writer that is OKAY!
 
We welcome artists, gamers, music fans, makeup enthusiasts, aspiring chefs, meme fanatics and everyone in between. If you have interests and would like to share them with others, we would love to have you.
Title:AEIOUkes
Date:Saturday, December 16, 2017
Time:10:00am - 12:00pm
Presenter:AEIOUkes
Location:Community Room
Categories:Adult Events, Music Participation, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:

AEIOUkesAEIOUkes is a community ukulele club. We meet regularly to sing together and  to improve our playing,  and we occasionally have opportunities to  play in public.  The group has been meeting for several years and over the past year has expanded to include Saturday morning practices.  We are comprised of ukulele enthusiasts with all levels of playing experience, including beginners, and we always welcome new members to play, sing, or just watch and  listen.

 

Photo by Dale Ruff.

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Drop-in Chess
Date:Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Time:1:00pm - 3:00pm
Presenter:Forbes Library
Location:Mezzanine
Categories:Adult Events, Recurring Events, Teen Events
Description:


Drop in for part or all of these casual chess meets. All experience levels welcome.  Please bring your own set if you have one. Every Wednesday from 1-3 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

Title:Forbes Library Zine Club
Date:Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Time:6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location:Arts and Music Department
Categories:Adult Events, Arts and Crafts, Recurring Events, Teen Events, Writing
Description:

A club to talk and create all-things-zine! Meeting at Forbes Library on the second floor in the Arts and Music Department.