Monday, August 19th 2019

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Read on for what's happening at the library this week.

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Hands on Nature: The Night Sky

Coolidge Corner

TUESDAY, August 20 at 2:30 PM

Summer time is the perfect time for stargazing! Join us and our friends at Hands On Nature as we learn how to identify constellations and appreciate the beauty of the night sky! Children ages five and up are welcome.

Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Public Library.

Speculative Fiction Book Group

speculative book group
Brookline Village

WEDNESDAY, September 25 at 7 PM

Join us to explore science fiction and fantasy literature in a brand new book group: the Speculative Fiction Book Group. This group meets at the Brookline Village Library on the fourth Wednesday of the month, starting on September 25. Copies of the first selection, The Black Tides of Heaven by JY Yang, are available at the front desk of the Brookline Village Library. The audiobook is also available via Hoopla.
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D&D Build-A-Dungeon Workshop

Dungeons and dragons workshop
Brookline Village

TUESDAY, August 20 at 3:30 PM

Do you want to create an exciting challenge for your D&D group, or just learn what it takes to run a game as a DM? Build-A-Dungeon tasks you with designing a small dungeon around classic D&D monsters! Get your monster, get your adventure hook, and let your imagination run wild! Open to tweens and teens entering grades 5 and up.

Please register through Eventbrite here.

Bike Safety

Coolidge Corner

FRIDAY, August 23 at 11 AM

Come to this one-hour presentation from the MassDOT’s Safe Routes to School initiative and learn about: the different types of bikes, the importance of having a bike that fits you, helmet fit, the basics of bike maintenance, what to wear, and where and how to ride safely. Ages 7-12 welcome!

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Stuffed animal sleepover
Brookline Village

WEDNESDAY, August 28 - THURSDAY, August 29

Send your toy on an adventure to the BU Observatory for a night of stargazing! Your toy will enjoy a special trip on Wednesday night and return to the library Thursday evening with a fun souvenir!

Drop off your stuffed animal at the Children’s Room desk BEFORE 5 PM on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 and pick it up AFTER 6 PM on Thursday, August 29th, 2019.
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WEDNESDAY, August 21

1:30 PM

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Coolidge Corner
THURSDAY, August 22

1 PM refreshments
1:30 PM film

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