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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


September 27 Lego Club Sign Up

October 25 Lego Club Sign Up

November 29 Lego Club Sign Up

December 20 Lego Club Sign Up
 

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Medway Library Makerspace

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

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Upcoming Sewing Machine Certification Sessions:
Sewing Machine Certification Mon. 9/11 at 2:15pm Sign Up
Sewing Machine Certification Mon. 9/18 at 2:15pm Sign Up
Sewing Machine Certification Mon. 9/25 at 2:15pm Sign Up


Upcoming 3D Printer Certification Sessions
:
3D Printer Certification Thurs. 9/7 at 7pm Sign Up
3D Printer Certification Thurs. 9/14 at 7pm Sign Up
3D Printer Certification Thurs. 9/21 at 7pm Sign Up
3D Printer Certification Thurs. 9/28 at 7pm Sign Up

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.

"ME" TIME PAPERCRAFT TIME
FOR AGES 16 YRS TO ADULTS
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 2nd & 4th MONDAYS OF THE  MONTH
 10:00am - 1:00pm in the Makerspace

 

DROP IN ANYTIME, SUPPLIES ARE LOCATED ON THE BOOKSHELF

The group will not meet on Holidays and during School Vacations



Check out some of our newest books
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Medway Weather


LIBRARY BOOK GROUP AT THE
MEDWAY SENIOR CENTER

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

 






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Friends of the Medway Library
Book Sale!


Two Books

Friends Only Preview Sale:
Friday October 20 from 4-8pm (join at the door)

General Public Sale:
Saturday October 21 from 10am-2pm

$5-A-Bag Sale: 
Saturday October 28 from 10am-2pm


AUTHOR TALK AT THE LIBRARY
Wednesday, Sept. 20th
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Cole Room
 
Join us to hear Wayland author and poet Deborah Lynn
speak about her recent book,"On Angels' Wings".
She has written a poignant and heart-rending
story of her journey through Alzheimer's with her mother.
During her talk, she will touch on topics from the book including tips and insights for caregivers, practical resources and information.

Registration is preferred for this special program,
but walk-ins are welcome.
Sign up on our website here or
by calling the Library at 508-533-3217.

EXHIBIT AT THE LIBRARY
SEPTEMBER 18 - OCTOBER 16


 
The Charles River Weaving group has an exhibit of handwoven pieces at the Library from now until October 16th.
These blankets, shawls, scarves and table linens represent the variety of materials and techniques that hand weavers today are using.
Charles River Weavers is a small group of local weavers who are also part of The Weavers' Guild of Boston - the oldest weaving guild in the United States.
Please stop by any time we're open and enjoy this exhibit!

UPCOMING CONCERT!
NORTH SEA GAS        

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 11TH     
7:00 - 8:00 PM                 

Going for 35 years and stronger than ever!

One of the most popular folk bands in Scotland returns to the Medway Public Library.

They entertain with guitars, mandolin, fiddle, bouzouki, bodrhan, banjo and great vocals featuring tremendous three part harmonies. Please register in advance online here or by calling the Medway Library at 508-533-3217.
Walk-ins are welcome.

Monday Night Knitters

Monday Night Knitting in the Makerspace!
Starting September 25th!

7:00pm - 8:00pm
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.
We will meet every Monday Night except during school vacations.
Bring your own supplies or use what is in the Makerspace.

Waiver and Room Agreement forms must be filled out  prior to working in the Makerspace

Arduino Coding for Beginners and Intermediates
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Arduino Coding Class for Beginners & Intermediates
part of our Arduino Robotic Club

The 4 week class will be held on
Monday Sept 18, Sept 25, Oct 2 & Oct 16


Beginners class will be held from 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Register for Beginners Class

Intermediate Class will be held from 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Register for Intermediate Class

The Beginners class will  teach some basic concepts of C programming required to operate an Arduino based robotic vehicle or any other Arduino controlled project.
The Intermediate class
will build upon the basic concepts of C and learn how to program an arduino motor shield which allows you to easily control motor direction and speed of an Arduino based vehicle.
Open to students 10 to 16 years old.
Registration is required. 
Classes will be held in the Makerspace

Makerspace Waiver and Room Agreement forms must be completed by a legal guardian prior to the workshop. Forms are available at the Circulation desk

Book Cover - AUTHOR TALK AT THE LIBRARY
'How to Reduce Stress and
Cultivate Well-Being'

Thursday, October 5th
7:00 - 8:00 PM
Cole Room

Join clinical psychologist and author Dr. Beth Kurland as she
shares strategies from her new book. Discover how setting aside just 10 minutes a day, and bringing simple tools such as mindfulness into the course of your day, can help you reduce stress and develop a deeper sense of well-being.
Registration is preferred for this special program, but walk-ins are welcome.  Sign up on our website here or by calling the Library at 508-533-3217.
OH SHOOT!
A monthly forum for people who enjoy photography.
We hope to build a welcoming community of people who share a common interest for the art of photography and a desire to learn from others in the group.    The goal of the monthly meetings will be to promote enjoyment and proficiency in all aspects of photography through mutual exchange of knowledge and experience.
First meeting:   Thursday, September 28, 2017
Contact Lorie Brownell at the library for more information  lbrownell@minlib.net

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 $16.00 each at the Circulation desk.
(Adult tix are normally $25. Kids/Seniors are
$20 and $18)
Cash or Check Only

Courtesy of the Friends of the Library