Library News & Upcoming Events   
 Keep scrolling to learn about programs
 to meet many interests!

 Summer Programs for Children and Families

Thursday, August 15th
6:30 pm
At the Fire Department!

 Summer Fun Fair & Bonfire!
Games, activities, prizes & snacks followed by a bonfire at dusk.
Thursday, August 22nd
6:30 pm
At Town Hall

Science Magic
Presented by the Museum of Science
 
August 22nd - 25th
8 pm
Behind Town Hall

We will pick one date - the date with the clearest sky predicted - when we get closer. 

New! Star Party!
Join us for an evening of star gazing! Local astronomy enthusiasts will bring a telescope and we'll search for star clusters and planets in the night sky.
We will pick the best date (clear sky) when we get closer. Check back for an announcement.

 Ongoing Programs for Children and Families
 
Mondays
9:30 am
At the Library
Tales and Tunes Story Time with Katie! 
Story time for young children and their caregivers. 

Sponsored by the Friends of the M.N. Spear Memorial Library and the  Union 28 Community Network for Children.
(Story time follows the elementary school schedule, if school is closed due to weather, story time is cancelled)
 For Nature Enthusiasts!

 Saturday, August 10th,
 9 am
Montague Road 


GUIDED FERN WALK

Led by Randy Stone, Pioneer Valley Fern Society
We’ll meet at the parking lot across from #153Montague Rd & car pool up to the next parking lot across from #325. After a short description of how to identify “10 Easy Ferns”, we’ll walk about 1 mile south down the road. We'll learn to identify a dozen or more of the common ferns along the road. There should also be a nice selection of wildflowers.
Free ~ everyone welcome! 

  
 Summer Fitness Classes 
Wednesdays
Through  November 27th
9 am
Town Hall

Gentle Yoga
Drop in for this free gentle yoga class.
Bring a yoga mat, blanket and block.

 Saturdays
Through August
10 am
Town Hall

Strength Foundations
with Jay McWilliams

Join us for an introductory strength training class.
This class is drop-in throughout the summer.



  Ongoing Programs

Twice a month!
Tuesdays, 1 pm
At the Library


August 13th
August 27th
September 10th
September 24th



Library Knitting Group

Next meeting August 13th

Bring your knitting to the library and knit in the company of neighbors and friends. Local knitting enthusiast, Nancy Logan will be on hand to answer questions and offer guidance for your ongoing knitting projects.

Bring your own knitting supplies.


Last Monday* of each month
7 pm
At the Library
   6/24, 7/29, 8/26, 9/30, 10/28, 11/25, 12/30

 Ukulele Strum-Along
with Julie!

Next meeting - July 29th
Free monthly ukulele strum-along. Bring your uke or borrow one of ours. Learn new songs. Other instruments welcome.
Sponsored by the Friends of the M.N. Spear Memorial Library.

 Wednesday
Next Meeting
August 14th
7:30 pm
At the Library 

Science Fiction Book Club   
Next meeting - Wednesday, August 14th

For August we are reading Finder by Suzanne Palmer

Everyone welcome!

  Inclement Weather Announcements
If the Library will be closed due to inclement weather,
 announcements will be posted on the Library Facebook page, 
https://www.facebook.com/ShutesburyLibrary/

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  


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