Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 05, 2015
Lap Babies
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for babies, birth to walking, and their parent or caregivers.

Registration is required.




Thursday, March 05, 2015
Family Story and Play with Miss Kathy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This group is for children, birth to 5 years old, and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group - no registration required!



Thursday, March 05, 2015
Lego Club at the library
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The JBPL Drop-in Lego Club for children in grades K-4 will meet on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6:00 - 7:30pm on
February 5th, March 5th, and April 2nd.

Legos supplied by the library, just bring your imagination!



Friday, March 06, 2015
Toddler Stories and Play*
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children, birth to 3 years old, and their parent or caregiver.

Registration is required.



*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.




Friday, March 06, 2015
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs and crafts for this hour class.

Registration required.



Friday, March 06, 2015
Family Hop Skip and Read with Miss Gayle
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This active group is for children, 15 months to 5 years, and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group -- no registration required.



Monday, March 09, 2015
Hop Skip and Read with Miss Gayle - Toddler*
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
This group meets in the gym at the Bourne Community Building in Buzzards Bay for an active story hour! Toddlers should be steady walkers.

Registration is required.


*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Monday, March 09, 2015
Hop Skip and Read with Miss Gayle - Preschoolers*
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
This group meets in the gym at the Bourne Community Building in Buzzards Bay for an active story hour! Preschoolers must be 3 years or older.

Registration is required.

*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Preschool Story Hour
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs and crafts for this hour class.

Registration required.




Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parenting is full of beautiful moments, laughs and love, but is not always easy! Come and talk parenting with Julie.

No registration required!



Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Ex Libris Book Club
11:00 AM -
Ex Libris Book Club meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 11am in the Adult Program Room. The next selections to be discussed are Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn and The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.


Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Teen Tuesdays
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Bourne Middle School students, grade 5 and older, are invited to join us at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library each Tuesday afternoon. Activities include WII games, art and more, homework help and just hanging out with your friends.


Tuesday, March 10, 2015
The Last Hurrah Pajama Story Hour with Big Ryan
6:30 PM -
Join us at the JBPL for one last event as we partner with Cradles to Crayons & the Boston Bruins to help collect pajamas for local children in need.
 Admission is one pair of new pajamas per child attending. Feel free to wear your pajamas. Milk and cookies will be served.



Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Family Story and Play at Canalside Apartments
10:00 AM -
Residents of Canalside Apartments are invited to join us at the Canalside Community Building. This group is for children from birth to 5 years old and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group - no registration required.



Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Book Club for Kids
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


3rd and 4th grade book club meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 4 - 5pm. Students will discuss the book, Meet Addy Book 1 by Connie Porter.




Thursday, March 12, 2015
Lap Babies
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for babies, birth to walking, and their parent or caregivers.

Registration is required.




Thursday, March 12, 2015
Family Story and Play with Miss Kathy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This group is for children, birth to 5 years old, and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group - no registration required!



Thursday, March 12, 2015
Low-Tech Robotics Program
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Low-tech robotics expert, Kathy Ceceri, will show kids ages 7 and older how to build a variety of working robot projects from everyday materials. Workshop participants will get to design, build and take home a self-propelled robot walker like those being studied in real robotics labs!
Kathy will also be signing copies of her books, Robotics : Discover the Science and Technology of the Future and Making Simple Robots, which contain background information and directions on all the projects shown.
Space is limited and registration is required.



Friday, March 13, 2015
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs and crafts for this hour class.

Registration required.



Friday, March 13, 2015
Toddler Stories and Play*
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children, birth to 3 years old, and their parent or caregiver.

Registration is required.



*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.




Friday, March 13, 2015
Family Hop Skip and Read with Miss Gayle
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This active group is for children, 15 months to 5 years, and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group -- no registration required.



Saturday, March 14, 2015
Science Saturday with Mad Science
10:00 AM -
The Jonathan Bourne Public Library welcomes
 
Mad Science for "Science Saturday". This program is appropriate for children in preschool through 2nd grade.

Questions?? Please call (508)759-0644 X106 or email tjohnson@bournelibrary.org.

Science Saturday is brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.



Monday, March 16, 2015
Hop Skip and Read with Miss Gayle - Toddler*
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
This group meets in the gym at the Bourne Community Building in Buzzards Bay for an active story hour! Toddlers should be steady walkers.
This class is cancelled for March 16!

*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Monday, March 16, 2015
Hop Skip and Read with Miss Gayle - Preschoolers*
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
This group meets in the gym at the Bourne Community Building in Buzzards Bay for an active story hour! Preschoolers must be 3 years or older.
This class is cancelled for March 16!

*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Parenting is full of beautiful moments, laughs and love, but is not always easy! Come and talk parenting with Julie.

No registration required!



Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Preschool Story Hour
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs and crafts for this hour class.

Registration required.




Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Teen Tuesdays
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Bourne Middle School students, grade 5 and older, are invited to join us at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library each Tuesday afternoon. Activities include WII games, art and more, homework help and just hanging out with your friends.


Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Knitters' Book Club
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Knitters' Book Club will meet Tuesday, March 17th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. The next selection is The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin. Non-knitters welcome, too!



Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Family Story and Play at Canalside Apartments
10:00 AM -
Residents of Canalside Apartments are invited to join us at the Canalside Community Building. This group is for children from birth to 5 years old and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group - no registration required.



Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Wednesday Readers Book Club
2:00 PM -
Wednesday Readers Book Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 2pm. This month the club will be discussing Garden of Stones by Sophie Littlefield.



Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Book Club for Kids
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
5th - 8th grade book club will usually meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 5:30 - 7pm . At this meeting  members will discuss City of Embers by Jean DuPrau.




Thursday, March 19, 2015
Lap Babies
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for babies, birth to walking, and their parent or caregivers.

Registration is required.




Thursday, March 19, 2015
Family Story and Play with Miss Kathy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This group is for children, birth to 5 years old, and their parent or caregiver.

Drop-in group - no registration required!



Friday, March 20, 2015
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs and crafts for this hour class.

This class is cancelled for March 20!


Friday, March 20, 2015
Toddler Stories and Play*
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children, birth to 3 years old, and their parent or caregiver.

This class is cancelled for March 20!


*This group provided through a collaboration by the Bourne Early Childhood Council & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.