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Lego Club at the Library!
WEDNESDAYS IN THE COLE ROOM
4:00-5:00pm
KIDS THAT ARE IN THE 1ST GRADE AND UP ARE WELCOME TO COME AND BUILD!
Space is limited, so you must register in advance through the links provided or by calling the Library
DATES: Once a Month - Sept thru May

Sponsored by the Friends of the Medway Library


Thanks Everyone for Another Great Lego Year!
 

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Medway Library Makerspace

Come in and discover what's here
- 3D Printer
- Large Format Printer
- Slide/Negative/Photo
digital image converter
-8mm/Super 8 film converter
- VHS to DVD converter
- DVD/CD Duplicator
- DVD/CD Buffer
- Epson Scanner
- Green Screen
- Sewing Machines
- Knitting Machine
- Soldering Iron
- Fabrics and other Craft Items

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Upcoming Sewing Machine Certification Sessions:
Upcoming 3D Printer Certification Sessions:
 
Please contact the library if you would like to be certified on the sewing machines, 3D printer, soldering iron & knitting machine.   Leave your name and email and someone will contact you to schedule the certification session or sign up for any of the times listed above.



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LIBRARY BOOK GROUP AT THE
MEDWAY SENIOR CENTER

Our information on this book
discussion group can be found here.

 






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Parachute Playgroup
Monday, August 20, 10:30 AM
Enjoy a story, parachute activities, and a craft with Miss Lucy and Miss Yvette from Walpole CFCE.
 "Chicka Chicka Boom Boom" book with tree and alphabet letters
Ages 2-5. Click HERE to sign up.
This activity is sponsored by the Medway Public Library and Walpole CFCE Program which is funded through the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care’s Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.
 
Join us for the last TUMBLEBUS of the Summer
Friday, August 24th


Click HERE to register for 10:15 AM.

Click HERE to register for 10:45 AM.


Monday Movie Madness
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Every Monday this Summer at 11:30am
in the Cole room at the Medway Library
we will show a rated G or PG film!

Bring your lunch and enjoy an air-conditioned picnic atmosphere.
Please be mindful of avoiding common allergens: peanut products, strawberries, etc.
Snacks will be provided!

co-sponsored by The Friends of the Medway Library
Movie License provided by a grant from the Medway Cultural Council
a local partner of Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency

HIKING PROGRAM!


THRU HIKING THE  
APPALACHIAN TRAIL
with Sam Ducharme
Wednesday, August 22nd
7:00 - 8:30 PM
Cole Room
 



Those who attend this program will be treated to a modern day adventure. 
Sam Ducharme set out on a 2180 mile, 14 state backpacking trip from Springer Mountain, Georgia to Mt. Katahdin Maine. During his six month journey he documented the rugged beauty of the Appalachian Mountains, the wildlife, the hardships encountered on the trail, as well as the people, culture and humanity at its finest. 
Come join him as he takes you through the trail towns, over the mountaintops and through the back country. The images and stories will leave you with a renewed awe of the beauty of our country and its people. Sam Ducharme is a retired K9 Officer and is a lifelong resident of Connecticut. 
No registration required.

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MEDWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY SUMMER LUNCH PROGRAM
Here in Medway, 12% of our school children qualify for reduced fee or free lunch. 
This summer the Medway Library will provide free lunch
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at 11:45 for children and their caregivers.

All are welcome and there are no restrictions or income information needed.
The lunch program begins June 26th and ends on August 23rd
No lunch will be served on July 4th.


Thirty Lunches will be provided each day on a first come, first served basis.
Registration is NOT required.

The lunch program is funded by generous donations from:
Medway Pride Day, Whole Foods, Medway Lions Club, Garelick Farms,
Restaurant 45, Medway Oil & Propane, Inc., Muffin House Cafe,
Panera Bread, Stop & Shop & Walgreens

 

OH SHOOT! Photography Group
Thursday, August 30th - 7:00 PM

A monthly forum for people who enjoy photography.

Open to amateurs, beginners and professionals
who share a passion for photography.
The goal of the monthly meeting is to promote enjoyment andproficiency in all aspects of photography through
mutual exchange of knowledge and experience.
Come with open minds and get inspired.

August photo challenge: Silhouettes
Choose a subject with distinct lines and shapes.
Background needs to be brighter than your subject.
Subject should be isolated.
Join us at the meeting to share and discuss our photos.
No need to register.

 

Summer Hours
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(JULY THROUGH LABOR DAY)
Monday 10-8
Tuesday 10-8
Wednesday 10-8
Thursday 10-8
Friday 10-2
Saturday CLOSED
 
Sunday CLOSED
* Please remember that on Mondays through Thursdays, the downstairs area is open until 9:30 for the Makerspace and for computer use!

The Library is Still Open!
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The Medway Public Library is OPEN during the ongoing road
construction project on Route 109!
Please feel free to use either Rte. 109 and/or Village Street to visit us.
Coming from Village Street, High Street is OPEN to the Library.

For Public Use...
T120 Large Format Printer
Large Format Printer

Great for printing Posters for personal use or for school projects!
$2.00 per print
Located in the Makerspace
Makerspace Waiver and Room Agreement forms must be completed prior to using the room.   
Forms are available at the circulation desk.

Monday Night Knitters

Monday Night Knitting in the Makerspace!
7:00pm - 8:30pm
knitting project in progress (needles and yarn)
Work on your own projects in the company of other knitters
or stop by if you want to learn how to knit
 (one of the other knitters will be able to help you get started).
Crocheters are welcome too!
We will meet every Monday Night except during school vacations.
Bring your own supplies or use what is in the Makerspace.

 

Medway Cable Access representative at computerDROP - IN
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE
WEDNESDAYS
2 - 4 PM
In the Makerspace
 
Every week, representatives from
Medway Cable Access
will be available to help you with technical questions regarding the equipment in the Makerspace!



They can assist with:
- converting 8mm/Super 8 film to DVD  
- transfering VHS TO DVD
- scanning/digitizing slides and photos
- transfering digital camera movies to DVD/USB
                                                          
No registration needed
For more information email: Barry@medwaycable.com

picture of a giraffe against blue borderSouthwick Zoo Tickets are back!Picture of a monkey against blue border
 
We offer discount tickets for purchase for $19.00 each at the Circulation desk.
(Adult tix are normally $28. Kids/Seniors are
$24 and $22)
Cash or Check Only

Courtesy of the Friends of the Library