Library News & Upcoming Events   
Friday, February 22nd
11 am
Town Hall

Snakes Are Super
Rae from Teaching Creatures will introduce us to four live snakes.

Take a trip around the world and meet snakes from across the globe.

Learn about the many ways snakes are special animals.

Get up close to observe their fascinating behavior and anatomy.



Eight Wednesdays
Feb. 27, Mar. 6,13,20,27
 & Apr. 3, 10 & 17
7 - 9:30 pm

One Saturday
April 6th
8:45 am - 4:30 pm

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

An eight-week course during which participants will learn to cultivate life-long tools that will help maximize your life, even when facing stress, illness and pain.

Participation in the Orientation Session and registration required.

Friday, March 15th
6 pm
Shutesbury Athletic Club

Corned Beef Dinner
 Join us for a delicious  traditional corned beef dinner!
Corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, onions and dessert.
Suggested donation, $10 adults, $5 kids
A benefit for the Friends of the M.N. Spear Memorial Library!
Four Tuesdays
March 19th & 26th
April 2nd & 9th
10 am - noon
Town Hall

Collage Class with BZ Reily
Adult students will create individual projects using watercolors, layered papers, rubber stamping, color theory and photo transfer. Participants will work together, share ideas, materials and stories.
Registration required, please call 259-1213 or email

  Ongoing Programs
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)
Daytime meetings!
Twice a month!

1 pm
At the Library

February 26th
March 12th & 26th
April 9th and 23rd

Library Knitting Group

Next Meeting February 26th

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
 2/25, 3/25, 4/29, 5/20, 6/24, 7/29, 8/26, 9/30, 10/28, 11/25, 12/30

 Ukulele Strum-Along
with Julie!

Next meeting - February 25th
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.

Usually the first Wednesday of the month.
Next Meeting Feb. 20th
7:30 pm
At the Library 

Science Fiction Book Club   
Next meeting - Wednesday, February 20th

We are reading The Power by Naomi Alderman & Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

Everyone welcome!

  Inclement Weather Announcements
If the Library will be closed due to inclement weather,
 announcements will be posted on the Library Facebook page,


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