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The Medway Library is open  Monday - Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm Friday & Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm. Closed Saturday during July & August. Downstairs access is  available until 9:30 pm Mon. - Thurs. Curbside pickup is available Mon.- Fri.

Click this link to schedule a pickup.


 


Medway Marches Resources

Medway Marches
Social justice, civil rights, and black history: 
Books for adults

Social justice, civil rights, and black history: 

Books for kids and teens

These lists are from spring 2020. Stop in to see all the great new stuff we've added since then--with Medway Marches' support!


Celebrate Poetry Month! Drop off an original haiku, limerick, or poem at the circulation desk to be displayed on our poetry wall.   All entries are eligible for a coupon for a free book at the Friends of the Medway Library Book Sale on May 10th and 11th


Artists of the Month. Robin and Paul Hackett. Enjoy paintings and glass work by a pair of local artists currently on display  in the conference room and throughout the library. picture of an easel and paints.

Robin is an artist and elementary school Art teacher in Medway. She has a Masters of Art Education from Framingham State University as well as a BFA in Art Education from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

Paul is an artist-teacher and holds a BFA in Glass and MAT in Art Education from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.


Book Sale

Friends of the Medway Library $5-A-Bag  Book Sale,  Saturday May 18 from 10am-2pm.  We supply the bags. Medway Library, 26 High St.

 
 

Silent Book Club, Are you an introvert? Do you love reading? We have the perfect club for you! Join us for Silent Book Club. Bring your reading material, find a cozy spot, and read. MAY 30  7 pm Cole Room

Thursday, May 30 at 7pm
Escape from hustle and bustle of a very busy month. 
Bring your book or magazine, find a cozy spot in the Cole room and spend an hour quietly reading with other quiet seeking adults. This is a walk-in event.

Medway Library Book Discussion Group. Thursday June 6th from 1 to 2pm in the Medway Library Cole Room. The book: West with Giraffes by Lynda Rutledge. copies are available at circulation desk. picture of the book cover

We invite anyone who is interested in the selection of the month to join our lively discussion.
Contact Lorie for more information: lbrownell@minlib.net

The OH SHOOT! Photography Group. Monthly challenge Lost and Abandoned. Next Meeting: Thursday June 6th at 7pm  in the Medway Public Library cole Room. Capture images that evoke a sense of abandoned places. photo of an abandoned tunnel and room.

It's easier than it sounds, don't worry! Capture images that evoke a sense of  abandoned places, forgotten objects, or unexpected discoveries in unlikely locations.

Photos you take on this topic will be reviewed and critiqued at our next meeting on June 6

The OH SHOOT! Photography Group is a monthly forum for people who enjoy photography and want to chanllenge their photography skills through mutual exchange of knowledge and experience.

Group meets in the Medway Library Cole Room at 7pm the first Thursday of every month unless otherwise stated

Contact Lorie at lbrownell@minlib.net for more info


Read the Rainbow

Read the Rainbow LGBT plus Book Club. Heartstopper volume 5. copies are available at circulation desk. Tuesday May 21st at 4pm. Meets in the Medway Library confrence room. For middle schoolers and up. All identities welcome!

 


 

Bowl Cozy Sewing for Adults, Tuesday May 21 7-8:30PM in the Medway Library Makerspace, Registration Required

https://bit.ly/BowlCozySewingAdults

 


The Morning Mend at the Medway Library, Saturday, June 1st 10:30am-12pm  in the Makerspace. We are here to help you mend your treasured textile items

Do you have a favorite piece of clothing that needs a little TLC?  Do you need help mending something you know has a little more life left in it?  If yes, this is the workshop for you. 
On Saturday June 1st  from 10:30am to 12pm, stop by the Makerspace of the Medway Public Library and we will help you mend your special item.  
We have all of the tools you will need (sewing machines, needles, threads, fabrics and more). 
With a little bit of effort, the life of your clothing can be extended. Clothes are worth saving and keeping out of the landfill!

This is a walkin event.

-weekly events May 13-18 please see calendar


Have a suggestion?  Fill out  our new online suggestion form! Click here for the form


See What's New!

Wowbrary. Sign up for weekly emails about Medway Public Library's newest books, movies and music. www.medwaylib.org

Be sure to check your Spam and Junk folders to make sure the newsletter doesn't end up there by mistake.

Medway Library Outreach

Unable to visit the library? Have library books delivered to your door for you or your loved ones!

MEDWAY LIBRARY OUTREACH

This free program serves homebound Medway residents of retirement or nursing facilities, as well as individual homebound Medway residents of all ages. A librarian will coordinate the delivery of books and other circulating library items. Monthly, bi-weekly, or weekly delivery schedules will be arranged for participants. Call the Library: 508-533-3217.

Medway Library Academy

Handy tutorials at https://my.nicheacademy.com/medwaypl

Medway Library Academy

Now available: tutorials on how to use our most popular apps like Libby and Hoopla, plus how-tos on popular online research resources, social media sites, and more!


Consumer Reports Online

Medway Public Library now has online access to Consumer Reports. Check out the link below.

ConsumerReports.org

Now available with your Medway Library card!


Crafternoon at the Library, May 8 & 29 4-4:45pm, Join us for 45 minutes of  crafting in the Makerspace of the Medway Library, Grade 1-12,  walk-in event .

Stop by the Makerspace for 45 minutes of crafting fun.
On Wednesday May 8 & 29 from 4-4:45pm,
Program is held in the Makerspace
This is a drop-in program.

Adult Game Night, At the Medway Library, Thursday, May 23 6-8 PM, In the Cole Room, walkins welcome but registration preferred

Join us in the Cole room on Thursday, May 23 at 6pm for a night of games and snacks. 
If you like to play games and want to meet new people from the community, this program is for you!
Program is for adults 18 years or older.
Walkins are welcome but registration is preferred so we can plan accordingly for the snacks and number of games.