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12/7/2016 - 6:00 PM
Brick by Brick Building @ the Library

12/8/2016 - 6:30 AM
Mystery Book Club

12/8/2016 - 10:00 AM
Make & Take Crafts

12/13/2016 - 10:00 AM
Make & Take Crafts

12/13/2016 - 11:00 AM
Ex Libris Book Club

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  • Brick by Brick Building @ the Library
    Wednesday, December 7th, 6 - 7 pm

    Come build with us on Wednesday, December 7th from 6:00 - 7:00 pm. Bring your imagination and we will supply the LEGO bricks. This activity is drop-in and for kids 5 years and older.

    Questions?? Call or email Terry at (508) 759-0644 X106 or email:

  • A Caring Christmas Wonderland at the
    Jonathan Bourne Public Library

    Community members and organizations are invited to decorate tabletop-sized Christmas Trees or other seasonal items which will be silent-auctioned to benefit the charity of the creators' choosing.
    Trees and other items should be delivered to the library
    November 8th - 30th from 2 - 6pm.
    Please complete the attached form and bring it with you when you drop off your tree / item.
    idding ends @5pm on Saturday, December 10th.

    Questions?? Please call

    Barbara Berler (508) 743-8333
    Fran Bogden (508) 563-7938
    Bobbie Dwyer (508) 743-5448

    This program is sponsored by the Friends of the JBPL.

  • After-School Science Club at the
    Jonathan Bourne Public Library

    Join Hoxie Center Educators for hands-on interactive activities in exploration, experiments, and discovery.

    Tuesdays ~ 4-5:30 pm
    December 6th & December 20th
    January 10th & January 24th

    February 7th & February 28th
    March 7th & March 28th

    Registration required and $5.00 materials fee per class.

    Call Terry Johnson (508)759-0644 X106 or
    email: for more information.

    These programs are appropriate for kids 6 - 12 years and are presented through a collaboration by the Cape Cod 4-H Cooperative Extension, Hoxie Center and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.


  • Make & Take Holiday Crafts
    Thursday, Dec. 8th and Tuesday, Dec. 13th, 10-11:00am

     No registration is required.


  • The JBPL will have the following holiday hours:
    Friday - December 23rd - Library will be open 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
                Saturday - December 24th - Library will be closed.
    Regular hours will be held on on Saturday, December 31st  - 9-5:30 p.m.

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