October 2018

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Monday, October 111:00AM—1:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Combating Opioids with Narcan

Combating Opioids with NarcanIn recognition of National Substance Abuse Awareness Month, the Tewksbury Public Library and the Tewksbury Police Department have partnered to present

Monday, October 12:00—3:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tewksbury Job Seekers Network: How To Prepare For A Job Interview

Tewksbury Job Seekers Network: How To Prepare For A Job InterviewDo you ever feel unsure going into a job interview? This workshop will dissect job interviews to understand: how to set your mindset going in, what in

Monday, October 17:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Fright Night: An Evening with Medium Ellen Henry

 Fright Night: An Evening with Medium Ellen HenryMedium Ellen Henry will discuss her craft and perform demonstrations on audience members. Learn about Ellen HERE. Sponsored by the Friends of the Libr
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Tuesday, October 24:00—6:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Truth About Vaping

Truth About VapingIn recognition of National Substance Abuse Awareness Month, the Tewksbury Public Library and the Tewksbury Police Department have partnered to present

Tuesday, October 27:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: Massachusetts Leaders in the Woman Suffrage Movement

Author Visit: Massachusetts Leaders in the Woman Suffrage Movement Author Barbara Berenson ("Massachusetts in the Woman Suffrage Movement: Revolutionary Reformers") gives local suffragists the attention they deserve a
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Wednesday, October 310:30—11:30 AMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Morning Concert: Nora Tirrell

Morning Concert: Nora TirrellEnjoy a concert with Nora Tirrell, a Berklee-trained pop singer, guitarist, and pianist  who recently released her debut alum, “All The World.â

Wednesday, October 31:30—3:00 PMTrustees' RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tewksbury News Discussion Group

Tewksbury News Discussion GroupDo you enjoy talking about town topics? Want to learn more about what’s going on in Tewksbury? Attend these monthly meetings to review the month's m

Wednesday, October 34:30—6:00 PMTrustees' RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Friends of the TPL Meeting

Monthly meeting fo the non-profit Friends of the Tewksbury Public Library whose mission is to fundraise for and support the TPL.New members are always

Wednesday, October 36:00—7:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Teen Tarot Card Workshop: Grades 6-12

This hands-on workshop includes the history of this unique art form and its practices. Students will learn the rudiments of the four suits, the signif
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Thursday, October 412:30—1:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Lunchtime Lecture: 57 Balloons: A High-Flying True Story

Lunchtime Lecture: 57 Balloons: A High-Flying True StoryMeet Kevin Walsh, who made national news for traveling around the skies of Boston carried by 57 helium balloons. Hear his wild story. Learn more about

Thursday, October 47:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: The Struggle To Protect LGBTQ Youth In School

Author Visit: The Struggle To Protect LGBTQ Youth In SchoolAuthor Stephen Lane ("No Sanctuary: Teachers and the School Reform That Brought Gay Rights to the Masses") will share the inspiring story of a mostly
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Friday, October 512:30—2:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Life of the Party

Film Screening: Life of the PartyEnjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Life of the Party, a comedy starring Melissa McCarthy & Matt Walsh. After her husba

Friday, October 57:00—9:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Life of the Party

Film Screening: Life of the PartyEnjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Life of the Party, a comedy starring Melissa McCarthy & Matt Walsh. After her husba
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Saturday, October 62:00—3:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

AniManga Club: Grades 6-12

Are you interested in Japanese culture? Want to explore Japanese anime and manga? Want to share your latest anime and manga discoveries? Then joi

Saturday, October 63:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Teen Chocolate Party: Grades 6-12

Do you love chocolate? Then this is the program for you! We will spend an hour dipping different foods in chocolate to see which makes the best flavor
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Monday, October 8Library Closed

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Tuesday, October 91:00—5:00 PMLocal History RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tewksbury History Helpers

Members of the Tewksbury Historical Society will be at the library on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month in the Local History Room to answer inquir

Tuesday, October 93:00—4:00 PMFriendly Little RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Galaxy Slime: Grades 6-12

Celebrate Teen Read Week by making galaxy slime! We will be using glue, liquid starch, food coloring, and glitter to make our slime. This program is o

Tuesday, October 97:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: Narwhals -- The Unicorns Of The Sea

Author Visit: Narwhals -- The Unicorns Of The SeaAuthor Todd McLeish ("Narwhals: Arctic Whales in a Melting World") will explore the most unusual and least studied large whale -- the Narwhal. Todd ha
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Wednesday, October 1010:30AM—12:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Documentary Screening: Three Identical Strangers

Documentary Screening: Three Identical StrangersEnjoy a screening of the recently released, critically acclaimed documentary, Three Identical Strangers. In 1980 New York, 3 young men who were all ad

Wednesday, October 103:00—4:30 PMTeen SpaceTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Teen Folded Book Art: Grades 6-12

Teen Folded Book Art: Grades 6-12Celebrate Teen Read Week with a day of book folding. This popular craft takes well-loved books and turns them into pieces of art. Participants will ch
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Thursday, October 1110:30AM—12:00 PMTrustees' RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Non-Fiction Book Group: Killers of the Flower Moon

Non-Fiction Book Group: Killers of the Flower MoonPlease join us for a discussion of Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI by David Grann. The best-selling author

Thursday, October 1112:30—1:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Lunchtime Lecture: Natural Solutions for Healthy Living

Lunchtime Lecture: Natural Solutions for Healthy Living Explore the benefits of using essential oils. Learn what these oils are made from and how they’re used, including for food preparation, beauty treat

Thursday, October 117:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: The Golden Age of New England's Neon Signs

Author Visit: The Golden Age of New England's Neon SignsAuthor Susan Mara Bregman ("New England Neon") will celebrate the golden age of neon signs in New England (Great Depression through the 1960s) and rev
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Friday, October 1212:30—2:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Tag

Film Screening: TagEnjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Tag, a comedy starring Ed Helms, Jeremy Renner & Jon Hamm. A small group of former

Friday, October 127:00—9:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Tag

Film Screening: TagEnjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Tag, a comedy starring Ed Helms, Jeremy Renner & Jon Hamm. A small group of former
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Monday, October 1510:15—10:45 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tiny Tykes Story Time

Story Time for ages 0 to 18 months

Monday, October 1511:00AM—1:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Truth About Vaping

Truth About VapingIn recognition of National Substance Abuse Awareness Month, the Tewksbury Public Library and the Tewksbury Police Department have partnered to present

Monday, October 1511:00—11:30 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tiny Tykes Story Time

Story Time for ages 0 to 18 months

Monday, October 157:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Fright Night: Monsters & Legends of New England

 Fright Night: Monsters & Legends of New England Mike Girard, founder of Strange New England, will discuss the region’s legends, folklore, curious history, and weird destinations, with a focus on m
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Tuesday, October 1611:00—11:30 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Preschool Story Time

Story time for preschoolers

Tuesday, October 165:30—6:30 PMCraft RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tough Topics: Me Too Movement: Grades 6-12

A group where teens from any political party or belief system can come to have a civil discussion about current topics in the news or our community. W

Tuesday, October 166:30—7:30 PMTeen SpaceTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Jackbox Games: Grades 6-12

Hang out and play Jackbox Games! Play as a team or individually. Just make sure your phone is charged. An iPad will be available for teens without a s

Tuesday, October 167:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: A Woman’s Guide To Life After 60

Author Visit: A Woman’s Guide To Life After 60Author Jan Cannon ("Maturing with Moxie: A Woman’s Guide to Life After 60" and "Now What Do I Do? The Woman’s Guide to a New Career") will take a
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Wednesday, October 1710:30—11:30 AMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Morning Concert: Prateek Poddar

Morning Concert: Prateek PoddarEnjoy a concert with Prateek Poddar, a New England Music Awards "Songwriter of the Year" Nominee. The Boston Globe raves, "Prateek's honest, elegant s

Wednesday, October 171:30—3:00 PMTrustees' RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Crafternoon

CrafternoonCalling all knitters, crocheters, needle workers, beaders, and colorers! Bring your own craft project to the Library and work on it while enjoying co

Wednesday, October 173:00—4:30 PMTeen SpaceTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Board and Card Games: Grades 6-12

Hang out in the Teen Space and play board games and card games. We have many games including Apples to Apples, Bears Vs. Babies, Monopoly, The Game of

Wednesday, October 175:30—7:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Bake Monster Brownies and Halloween Treats: Grades 6-12

Come to a night of baking! We will be making monster brownies and other Halloween themed treats! Registration is recommended so we have enough su
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Thursday, October 1812:30—1:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Lunchtime Lecture: Fraud Prevention With The Better Business Bureau

Lunchtime Lecture: Fraud Prevention With The Better Business BureauDiscover the most common scams circulating in Tewksbury, the major "red flags" to watch for, & precautionary steps you can take to protect yoursel

Thursday, October 187:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: A Mother’s Journey Through Her Daughter’s Opioid Addiction

Author Visit: A Mother’s Journey Through Her Daughter’s Opioid Addiction Author Maureen Cavanagh ("If You Love Me: A Mother’s Journey Through Her Daughter’s Opioid Addiction") will share her story of a mother who sudden
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Friday, October 1912:30—2:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Ocean's Eight

Enjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Ocean's Eight, an action crime comedy starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett & Ann

Friday, October 197:00—9:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Ocean's Eight

Enjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Ocean's Eight, an action crime comedy starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett & Ann
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Saturday, October 202:00—3:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

AniManga Club: Grades 6-12

Are you interested in Japanese culture? Want to explore Japanese anime and manga? Want to share your latest anime and manga discoveries? Then joi

Saturday, October 203:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Musical Bingo: Grades 6-12

Musical Bingo: Grades 6-12Join us for an hour of musical bingo! Instead of a bingo card with letters and numbers, you will get a paper with song names. If your song is played t
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Monday, October 2210:15—10:45 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tiny Tykes Story Time

Story Time for ages 0 to 18 months

Monday, October 2211:00—11:30 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tiny Tykes Story Time

Story Time for ages 0 to 18 months

Monday, October 226:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Welcome To Tewksbury Reception

Welcome To Tewksbury ReceptionHave you moved to town in the past five years? Are you interested in learning more about what Tewksbury has to offer? You are invited to the 2nd Annua
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Tuesday, October 2311:00—11:30 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Preschool Story Time

Story time for preschoolers

Tuesday, October 231:00—5:00 PMLocal History RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tewksbury History Helpers

Members of the Tewksbury Historical Society will be at the library on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month in the Local History Room to answer inquir

Tuesday, October 232:00—7:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Red Cross Blood Drive

Red Cross Blood DriveThe Tewksbury Public Library is hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive. The need for blood is constant and your donation can help save up to 3 lives. Drop-in

Tuesday, October 233:00—4:00 PMTeen SpaceTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Skull Painting: Grades 6-12

We will take plain ceramic skulls and paint them vibrant colors. Skulls are limited so register to guarantee you have one to paint. This program is op
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Wednesday, October 2410:30AM—12:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Documentary Screening: Whitney

Documentary Screening: WhitneyEnjoy a screening of the recently released, critically acclaimed documentary, Whitney. Take an in-depth look at the life and music of Whitney Houston.

Wednesday, October 246:00—7:30 PMFriendly Little RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Teen Gaming: Grades 6-12

Hangout, eat snacks and play video games. We will have a Switch, PS4 and XBox One available for you to play. This program is open to those in gra

Wednesday, October 246:30—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Evening Book Group Meeting: The Spymistress

Evening Book Group Meeting: The SpymistressThe library's Evening Book Group is reading The Spymistress by Jennifer Chiaverini this month. Born to slave-holding aristocracy in Richmond, Virginia
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Thursday, October 2512:30—1:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Lunchtime Lecture: Help The Merrimack & Shawsheen Rivers

Lunchtime Lecture: Help The Merrimack & Shawsheen RiversExplore two of the region's most precious resources -- the Merrimack River and the Shawsheen River. Learn all about stormwater runoff and how individu

Thursday, October 257:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Author Visit: Lessons From A 4,000-Mile Walk Across America

Author Visit: Lessons From A 4,000-Mile Walk Across AmericaAuthor Andrew Forsthoefel ("Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time") will discuss the power of listening and share what he
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Friday, October 2612:30—2:30 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Jurassic World -- Fallen Kingdom

Film Screening: Jurassic World -- Fallen KingdomEnjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, a sci-fi action adventure starring Chris Pratt & Br

Friday, October 267:00—9:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Film Screening: Jurassic World -- Fallen Kingdom

Film Screening: Jurassic World -- Fallen KingdomEnjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases -- Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, a sci-fi action adventure starring Chris Pratt & Br

Friday, October 267:15—9:00 PMTeen SpaceTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Teen After Hours Movie: A Quite Place: Grades 6-12

An after-hours movie night exclusively for those in grades 6-12. Come watch A Quiet Place in our Teen Space! Please register so that we know how much
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Saturday, October 2711:00AM—1:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

1918 Flu Pandemic: A Focus On Massachusetts

1918 Flu Pandemic: A Focus On MassachusettsThe Public Health Museum has organized three presentations on the 1918 Flu Pandemic in Massachusetts.11:10am -- What Is Influenza? What Is Pandemic In
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Monday, October 2910:15—10:45 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tiny Tykes Story Time

Story Time for ages 0 to 18 months

Monday, October 2911:00—11:30 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Tiny Tykes Story Time

Story Time for ages 0 to 18 months

Monday, October 297:00—8:00 PMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Fright Night: An Evening with Paranormal Investigator Ron Kolek

Fright Night: An Evening with Paranormal Investigator Ron KolekAuthor Ron Kolek ("More Ghost Chronicles: Stories from the Realm of the Unknown, the Unexplained, and the Unbelievable") will provide a unique persp
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Tuesday, October 3011:00—11:30 AMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Halloween Story Time

Story time for preschoolers with Halloween as a theme

Tuesday, October 305:30—7:00 PMFriendly Little RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Pixel Party: Grades 6-12

Celebrate pixels by making a game with Bloxels, creating pixel post-it art, and making Perler bead creations! Open to all pixel fans in grades 6-12.&n

Tuesday, October 307:00—7:30 PMStory Time RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Costume-a-rama Story Time

Night time story time with a Halloween theme
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Wednesday, October 3110:30—11:30 AMMeeting RoomTewksbury Public Library300 Chandler Street, Tewksbury, MA, 01876

Morning Concert: A Halloween Concert For Adults with Jessica Mercy

Morning Concert: A Halloween Concert For Adults with Jessica MercyEnjoy a concert with the classically-trained duo of Jessica Mercy and Sergio Salvucci, featuring some frights and musical delights, as they play you t