Monday, August 26th 2019

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Library Closed for Labor Day

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MONDAY, September 2

All Public Library of Brookline locations will be closed Monday, September 2 for Labor Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, September 3.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Stuffed animal sleepover
Brookline Village

WEDNESDAY, August 28 from 10 AM - 5 PM

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 Brookline Village Children’s Room desk before 5 PM on Wednesday, August 28th, and pick it up after 6 PM on Thursday, August 29th.

Writing College Application Essays

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Coolidge Corner

THURSDAY, August 29 at 5 PM

Are you a teen who wants to learn more about writing college application essays? Join us for a workshop at the Coolidge Corner Library. Library Assistant Kenny Yim will introduce participants to helpful library resources and offer writing examples for inspiration.
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Reading with the Ranger

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Coolidge Corner

WEDNESDAY, August 28 at 11:30 AM

Come hear fun stories about the seasons, followed by a short sensory exercise and a craft led by park rangers! Ages 5 and up welcome.

Matt Heaton – Family Singalong


FRIDAY, August 30 at 2 PM

Join toddlerbilly musician Matt Heaton for an all-ages singalong at the Putterham Library!

Lawn Games at the Library

Brookline Village

SATURDAY, September 7 at noon

Come celebrate the beginning of fall weekend hours at the Brookline Village Library. Join us on the Library lawn for games, giant bubbles, and more! Adults and children of all ages welcome.

Ideaspace Petting Zoo

Brookline Village

SATURDAY, September 7 at 2 PM

Explore how the Ideaspace can help you #MakeYourOwnStory! Come see the Library’s new collection of maker tech and crafting tools, including 3D printers, sewing machines — even a real-life laser cutter! Visit us for a maker technology petting zoo and make something to take home with you that’s uniquely yours. This event is for adults and children of all ages.
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WEDNESDAY, August 28

1:30 PM

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Coolidge Corner
THURSDAY, August 29

1 PM refreshments
1:30 PM film

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