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   Tuesday, July 07, 2015
10:00 AM
Heroes Around Bourne
Event Location: Bourne Fire Dept, 130 Main St., Buzzards Bay
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bourne library.org
Join us at the Bourne Fire Department, in Buzzards Bay for story hour.

No Registration required.



1:00 PM- 2:00 PM
Street Hockey Clinic with Boston Bruins Alum, Tommy Songin
Event Location: Gallo Ice Rink, Sandwich Rd., Bourne
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Open to kids ages 6 - 13. Equipment will be provided.

Space is limited and registration is required.




7:00 PM
Escape the Ordinary - Meet the Authors
Event Location: JBPL Meeting Room
Contact: Diane Ranney   508-759-0644 X103
dranney@bournelibrary.org
Our guest on July 7th is Kathleen Kanavos, author of Surviving Cancerland : Intuitive Aspects of Healing.

This book reveals Kathleen's own story of her medical odyssey with cancer that took her and her loved ones on a seemingly endless roller-coaster ride of fear and frustration, hope and healing, and profound spiritual growth.

Program is free and no registration is required. Books will be available for sale and signing on the evening of the program. Call (508) 759-0644 for more information.



   Wednesday, July 08, 2015
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Story Hour at Canalside Apartments
Event Location: Canalside Apartments, Sagamore
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Story hour for residents of the Canalside Apartments.



1:00 PM
Building Stories with Big Ryan, Session 1
Event Location: Childrens Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Open to kids entering grades 1 through 4.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Concerts on the Lawn - Cerise and the Charlie Jamieson Trio
Event Location: Memorial Garden JBPL
Contact: Patrick Marshall   508-759-0644
pmarshall@bournelibrary.org
Four piece band including piano, bass, drums and voice performing songs from the great American songbook and their own repertoire of Latin, Blues and Jazz.  Cerise returns to the JBPL with the Charlie Jamieson Trio to blow you away with their music while, at the same time, sooth your soul. A donation to the Bourne Food Pantry is your ticket into the show.  Bring a blanket, bug spray and a picnic dinner and come enjoy some great music.  Concert is held inside the library should the weather not cooperate.



   Thursday, July 09, 2015
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Drop-in Story and Play
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Drop-in Story and Play for children birth to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



11:30 AM- 12:30 PM
Cooking with Miss Kathy
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
For kids entering 5th grade and older. We'll make smoothies and veggie quesadillas.

Space is limited - registration is required.




7:00 PM
Family Night in the Childrens Garden
Event Location: Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Come enjoy a night of fun with the Toe Jam Puppet Band!

All are welcome. No registration required.



   Saturday, July 11, 2015
2:30 PM- 4:30 PM
iPad basics class
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Brian Meneses   508-759-0644
bmeneses@bournelibrary.org

Want to learn the basics on how to use your iPad, Kindle Fire, or Android (Samsung, Nexus, etc.) tablets? You're in luck!

Brian is offering sessions showing you how to use your device to the fullest and answer any questions that you may have. Make sure to have your device username and password handy.

Registration is required. Space is limited.
Please sign up at the Bourne library or give us a call @ 508-759-0644




   Tuesday, July 14, 2015
10:00 AM
Heroes Around Bourne
Event Location: JBPL Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bourne library.org
Join us in the Children's Garden with officers from the Bourne Police Dept for story hour.

No Registration required.



11:00 AM
Ex Libris Book Club
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact:    508-759-0644
Ex Libris Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11am in the Adult Program Room. The next selection to be discussed is The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty.


2:30 PM- 4:30 PM
Android basics class
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Brian Meneses   508-759-0644
bmeneses@bournelibrary.org
Want to learn the basics on how to use your iPad, Kindle Fire, or Android (Samsung, Nexus, etc.) tablets? You're in luck!

Brian is offering sessions showing you how to use your device to the fullest and answer any questions that you may have. Make sure to have your device username and password handy.

Registration is required. Space is limited.
Please sign up at the Bourne library or give us a call @ 508-759-0644



7:00 PM
Escape the Ordinary - Meet the Authors
Event Location: JBPL Meeting Room
Contact: Diane Ranney   508-759-0644 X103
dranney@bournelibrary.org
Courage in our Hearts : a Family's Love Story by Alex, Raz, Larry and Charisma Stephen.

Join Alex as he  talks about how this book is a lifesaver, life changer and an incredible love story, painting an unforgettable portrait of what is possible when two people decide to create an awesome life for their child. It is a story of courage, faith and determination. Open it, and take your life to the next level.

Program is free and no registration is required. Books will be available for sale and signing on the evening of the program. Call (508) 759-0644 for more information.



   Wednesday, July 15, 2015
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Story Hour at Canalside Apartments
Event Location: Canalside Apartments, Sagamore
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Story hour for residents of the Canalside Apartments.



1:00 PM
Building Stories with Big Ryan, Session 2
Event Location: Childrens Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Open to kids entering grades 1 through 4.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



2:00 PM
Wednesday Readers Book Club
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact:    508-759-0644
Wednesday Readers Book Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 2pm. This month the club will be discussing Still Life With Breadcrumbs by Anna Quindlen.


7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Concerts on the Lawn - Robert Emmet Dunlap w Kathi Taylor and Laird Boles
Event Location: Memorial Garden JBPL
Contact: Patrick Marshall   508-759-0644
pmarshall@bournelibrary.org
Join us for an evening of Irish and American music with local musicians Bob and Kathi accompanied by Laird Boles on Bass. A donation to the Bourne Food Pantry is your ticket into the show.  Bring a blanket, bug spray and a picnic dinner and come enjoy some great music.  Concert is held inside the library should the weather not cooperate.



   Thursday, July 16, 2015
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Drop-in Story and Play
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Drop-in Story and Play for children birth to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



1:00 PM- 3:00 PM
Bite Into Reading Author Festival at the Bourne Library
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
 10 Young Adult authors will be signing their books and talking to fans. Come by for this rare chance to meet so many popular storytellers gathered together at one time. Browse the raffles and giveaways as well! Proceeds from the raffle items will benefit the children's and Young Adult programs at the library.

Authors : Kristine Carlson Asselin, Reade Scott Whinnem, Trisha Leaver, Jen Brooks, Hillary Monahan, Lori Goldstein, Jen Malone, Katie O'Sullivan, K. R. Conway, and Skylar Dorset


For more information, please contact Children's Librarian Terry Johnson.



7:00 PM
Family Night in the Childrens Garden
Event Location: Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Join us in the Children's Garden for Big Ryan's Tall Tales.

All are welcome. No registration required.



   Tuesday, July 21, 2015
10:00 AM
Heroes Around Bourne
Event Location: Massachusetts Maritime Academy, Buzzards Bay
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bourne library.org
Join us in the Bay State Conference Room at Massachusetts Maritime Academy for story hour with Admiral Gurnon.

No Registration required.



7:00 PM
Escape the Ordinary - Meet the Authors
Event Location: JBPL Meeting Room
Contact: Diane Ranney   508-759-0644 X103
dranney@bournelibrary.org
Our guest on July 21 is Ron Lasko, author of Bloody Monday - January 26, 2009, a novel of corporate greed based on actual events. Refusing to be dishonest, Brian Stone is fired and sets off against the backdrop of the Great Recession of 2009-2011, in an attempt to recover what is rightfully his and to clear his reputation.

Program is free and no registration is required. Books will be available for sale and signing on the evening of the program. Call (508) 759-0644 for more information.



   Wednesday, July 22, 2015
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Story Hour at Canalside Apartments
Event Location: Canalside Apartments, Sagamore
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Story hour for residents of the Canalside Apartments.



1:00 PM
Beach Discoveries with 4-H Coastal Connections
Event Location: Childrens Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
For kids 8 years and older.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Concerts on the Lawn - Two New Moons
Event Location: Memorial Garden JBPL
Contact: Patrick Marshall   508-759-0644
pmarshall@bournelibrary.org
Returning to the JBPL, Two New Moons will provide a wonderful evening of Native American flute accompanied by acoustic guitar. A donation to the Bourne Food Pantry is your ticket into the show.  Bring a blanket, bug spray and a picnic dinner and come enjoy some great music.  Concert is held inside the library should the weather not cooperate.



   Thursday, July 23, 2015
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Drop-in Story and Play
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Drop-in Story and Play for children birth to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



1:00 PM- 2:00 PM
Tanglewood Marionettes
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Puppet Manipulation with the puppeteers of the Tanglewood Marionettes.

For kids entering 5th grade and older.
Space is limited - registration is required.




6:45 PM- 7:45 PM
Mystery Book Club
Event Location: JBPL
Contact:    508-759-0644
Mystery Book Club usually meets the 4th Thursday of the month. This month's  meeting will be - July 23rd, 6:45 - 7:45 pm. Next selection: A Wanted Man : a Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child. New members always welcome.



7:00 PM
Family Night in the Childrens Garden
Event Location: Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
The Tanglewood Marionettes will perform The Fairy Circus.

All are welcome. No registration required.



   Saturday, July 25, 2015
2:30 PM- 4:30 PM
Kindle Fire basics class
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Brian Meneses   508-759-0644
bmeneses@bournelibrary.org
Want to learn the basics on how to use your iPad, Kindle Fire, or Android (Samsung, Nexus, etc.) tablets? You're in luck!

Brian is offering sessions showing you how to use your device to the fullest and answer any questions that you may have. Make sure to have your device username and password handy.

Registration is required. Space is limited.
Please sign up at the Bourne library or give us a call @ 508-759-0644



   Tuesday, July 28, 2015
10:00 AM
Heroes Around Bourne
Event Location: JBPL Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bourne library.org
Join the Companion Animal Program in the Children's Garden for story hour.

No Registration required.



2:30 PM- 4:30 PM
2nd iPad basics class
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Brian Meneses   508-759-0644
bmeneses@bournelibrary.org

Want to learn the basics on how to use your iPad, Kindle Fire, or Android (Samsung, Nexus, etc.) tablets? You're in luck!

Brian is offering sessions showing you how to use your device to the fullest and answer any questions that you may have. Make sure to have your device username and password handy.

Registration is required. Space is limited.
Please sign up at the Bourne library or give us a call @ 508-759-0644




5:45 PM- 7:30 PM
Knitters Book Club
Event Location: JBPL Conference Room
Contact: Diane Ranney   508-759-0644 X103
dranney@bournelibrary.org
Knitters' Book Club will meet Tuesday, July 28th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. The next selection is Out of the Storm by Kevin Symmons. Non-knitters welcome, too!


7:00 PM
Escape the Ordinary - Meet the Authors
Event Location: JBPL Meeting Room
Contact: Diane Ranney   508-759-0644 X103
dranney@bournelibrary.org
This week's author is Kevin Symmons, author of Out of the Storm.

Program is free and no registration is required. Books will be available for sale and signing on the evening of the program. Call (508) 759-0644 for more information.



   Wednesday, July 29, 2015
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Story Hour at Canalside Apartments
Event Location: Canalside Apartments, Sagamore
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Story hour for residents of the Canalside Apartments.



1:00 PM
Break the Inertia - Science Program
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
"Break the Inertia" fun with physics, forces and motion!

This group for kids ages 5 - 12 years.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Concerts on the Lawn - Aine Minogue
Event Location: Memorial Garden JBPL
Contact: Patrick Marshall   508-759-0644
pmarshall@bournelibrary.org
Join us for a Celtic mid-summer concert with harpist Aine Minogue, featuring songs, stories and legends of Celtic Ireland. A donation to the Bourne Food Pantry is your ticket into the show.  Bring a blanket, bug spray and a picnic dinner and come enjoy some great music.  Concert is held inside the library should the weather not cooperate.



   Thursday, July 30, 2015
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Drop-in Story and Play
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Drop-in Story and Play for children birth to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



11:30 AM- 12:30 PM
Cooking with Miss Kathy
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
For kids entering 5th grade and older. We'll make Mac & Cheese and Dessert.

Space is limited - registration is required.




7:00 PM
Family Night in the Childrens Garden
Event Location: Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Come enjoy a night of fun with Animal Adventures live animal presentation.

All are welcome. No registration required.



   Tuesday, August 04, 2015
10:00 AM
Heroes Around Bourne
Event Location: 24 Aptucxet Road, Bourne, Ma. 02532
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bourne library.org
Join us at the Aptucxet Trading Post for story hour.

No Registration required.



7:00 PM
Escape the Ordinary - Meet the Authors
Event Location: JBPL Meeting Room
Contact: Diane Ranney   508-759-0644 X103
dranney@bournelibrary.org
Our guest on August 4th is Kristen Harnisch, author of The Vintner's Daughter, a captivating historical-fiction debut. Ambition, betrayal and love take a spirited young woman from the verdant Loire Valley to turn-of-the-century Manhattan to the wide open spaces of California wine country.

Program is free and no registration is required. Books will be available for sale and signing on the evening of the program. Call (508) 759-0644 for more information.



   Wednesday, August 05, 2015
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Story Hour at Canalside Apartments
Event Location: Canalside Apartments, Sagamore
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Story hour for residents of the Canalside Apartments.



1:00 PM
Marvelous Mollusks with 4-H Coastal Connections
Event Location: Childrens Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
For kids 8 years and older.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



7:00 PM- 8:00 PM
Concerts on the Lawn - Diane Taraz
Event Location: Memorial Garden JBPL
Contact: Patrick Marshall   508-759-0644
pmarshall@bournelibrary.org
Join Diane as she roams through the centuries exploring how our sense of humor has evolved, with songs and stories that lifted spirits and helped people survive challenging times.  Come help us close out the summer concert series and giggle along with what our ancestors giggled at in 1642, tickled their funny bones in 1776 and had them rolling in the aisles in 1847. A donation to the Bourne Food Pantry is your ticket into the show.  Bring a blanket, bug spray and a picnic dinner and come enjoy some great music.  Concert is held inside the library should the weather not cooperate.



   Thursday, August 06, 2015
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Drop-in Story and Play
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Drop-in Story and Play for children birth to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



1:00 PM
YoYo Workshop with Brett Outchunis
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
YoYos cost $10 or loaner yoyos will be available to borrow.

For kids age 7 years and older.
Space is limited - registration is required.




7:00 PM
Family Night in the Childrens Garden
Event Location: Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Vermont Puppetree will perform The Ugly Duckling.

All are welcome. No registration required.



   Tuesday, August 11, 2015
10:00 AM
Heroes Around Bourne
Event Location: Marine Life Center, 120 Main St., Buzzards Bay
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bourne library.org
Join us at the National Marine Life Center in Buzzards Bay to learn how they help sea animals.

No Registration required.



   Wednesday, August 12, 2015
10:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Story Hour at Canalside Apartments
Event Location: Canalside Apartments, Sagamore
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Story hour for residents of the Canalside Apartments.



1:00 PM
Sharks with 4-H Coastal Connections
Event Location: Childrens Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
For kids 8 years and older.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



   Thursday, August 13, 2015
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM
Drop-in Story and Play
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Drop-in Story and Play for children birth to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



1:00 PM
Gelli Plate Printing
Event Location: Adult Program Room
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org

This craft class for kids entering 5th grade and older.

Space is limited  -  Registration is required.



7:00 PM
Family Night in the Childrens Garden
Event Location: Children's Garden
Contact: Terry Johnson   508-759-0644 X106
tjohnson@bournelibrary.org
Ed Popielarczyk ~ Magical Moments ~ Magic Show and More!

All are welcome. No registration required.