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February 2024

High School Chameleon: ACE/ARO Spectrum

Tuesday, February 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

High School Chameleon, the Medford Public Library’s drop-in group for LGBTQIAP+ youth and allies in grades 9 to 12, meets in Bonsignore Hall. Today's topic is the ACE/ARO spectrum. With a focus on a different theme each month, come chat, connect, do fun projects, and play games in a safe, open, and welcoming space. No one is required to disclose any aspect of their identity in order to be part of the group.  

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, February 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Teen Stop Motion Studio

Wednesday, February 28 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites teens in grades 6 and up to visit the Stop Motion Studio in the Maker Space of the Charlotte & William Bloomberg building. Plot, film and edit your own stop motion animated movies using Legos, paper, and more. All supplies provided. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.

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PJ Story Time

Wednesday, February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents another PJ Story Time at the Charlotte & William Bloomberg Library building, for children ages 3 to 7. Dress up in your coziest outfit, grab your favorite snuggle friend and come on down. There will be a short (30-minute) story time with songs and books to get you ready for the best dreamtime!

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Writers’ Workshop

Wednesday, February 28 @ 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library Writers’ Workshop meets at the Charlotte & William Bloomberg library building.  The group, which usually meets on the last Wednesday of the month, is always looking for new members so join the group to meet fellow writers and get feedback on your work. If you have questions about the group, please contact David Chia at duuchia@gmail.com.      

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Toddler Time

Thursday, February 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

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Teen Craft Night: DIY Hats

Thursday, February 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library's Craft Night for teens in middle school and high school meets in the Maker Space. Tonight, design your own hat! Learn how to use Cricut Design Space to create your own iron-on transfer image to put onto a baseball hat. All materials will be provided. Space is limited, and sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.

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March 2024

Exhibition Opening: Lisa J. Sears

Friday, March 1 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library opens its art exhibition for March, “Some Left, Some Stayed” by Lisa J. Sears. It features a collection of paintings and drawings on paper and canvas examining the sense of place that a person carries with them, and what is considered “home,” nostalgia, immigration and belonging. The exhibit is the culmination of years of ruminating and grew out of Sears’ favorite conversation starter: “Where were you born and what do you consider home?” The exhibition will…

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, March 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Monday Morning Mysteries: Bluebird, Bluebird

Monday, March 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

The Medford Public Library's Monday Morning Mysteries book group meets to discuss "Bluebird, Bluebird" by Attica Locke. RSVP through the library's online calendar. Next month's title will be "Burial At Sea" by Charles Finch, to be discussed on April 1.          

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Teen Maker Monday

Monday, March 4 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents its Maker Monday workshop for teens in middle school and high school in the Maker Space. Learn and create with STEAM projects that everyone completes together. All materials provided. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.  

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The Real Score: Unraveling Myths About Trans People in Sports

Tuesday, March 5 @ 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library is partnering with a cohort of Massachusetts public libraries to host journalist Erin Reed for a virtual presentation titled “The Real Score: Unraveling Myths About Trans People in Sports,” on Zoom. This presentation will explore the complex and often misunderstood world of transgender athletes in sports. Delving into the history and current controversies, Reed will address the myths and misinformation surrounding “biological advantages.” She'll also discusse the discriminatory nature of recent sports bans targeting transgender individuals,…

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, March 6 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Grades 4-5 Book Club: The Secret of the Ravens

Wednesday, March 6 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library's book club for fourth- and fifth-graders meets in the Maker Space to discuss "The Secret of the Ravens" by Joanna Cacao. The book is available for pickup at the Children’s Desk about one month in advance. Please note that this event is only for those in grades 4 or 5. Registration is required through the library's online calendar.    

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Teen Creative Writing: Epistolary Fiction

Wednesday, March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents its monthly Teen Creative Writing session in the Teen Section of the Charlotte & William Bloomberg Library building. Today's session will focus on epistolary fiction, works written in the form of letters or other documents. Teens in middle school and high school are invited to create characters, build new worlds, write short stories, try new styles, play games, and more. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.  

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Jeff Snow Celtic Music Concert

Wednesday, March 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library welcomes musician and raconteur Jeff Snow to perform a concert of Celtic music. Growing up as the son of a drummer in a bagpipe band and in a home where older Celtic songs were the everyday sounds, Snow developed a love for the music of Scotland, England and Ireland. His concerts have been described as “quiet and relaxing ” — and much of the program is, but sometimes he’ll break out and the foot stomping begins. The magical sounds from…

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Toddler Time

Thursday, March 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

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Art Smart for School-Aged Children

Thursday, March 7 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents another edition of Art Smart, a program designed for school-aged children ages 5 and up. Come learn a new way to craft, paint, build and design as the class explore the world of arts and crafts with a cool new project.  

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Family Maker Night

Thursday, March 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites kids ages 8 to 12, accompanied by an adult, to come to the Maker Space and test out something new or work on a project of your own. A staff member will be on hand to help but it is YOUR design time. Come for the whole time or just stay for a little. Registration is required through the library's online calendar.      

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Coffee and Books

Friday, March 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

Join Medford Public Library Director Barbara Kerr in Bonsignore Hall for coffee and a discussion of new and interesting books. No assigned reading or registration required, just drop in.  

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Teen Home School Maker Club

Friday, March 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites home schooled tweens and teens ages 11 and up to its monthly Home School Maker Club. Learn and make something new each month. Meets in the Maker Space. All materials provided. RSVP through the library's online calendar. Questions? Contact Nicole Perrault of the library staff at nperrault@minlib.net or 781-475-5735.

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, March 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Book Birthday Celebration with Lyla Sage

Saturday, March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library is joining a host of other libraries to present an online book birthday celebration with romance author Lyla Sage. Her new book, “Swift and Saddled," is the much anticipated sequel to “Done and Dusted.” Both are cowboy stories with kick-butt heroines, bright blue skies, horses, and heart. Register through the library's online calendar to receive the Zoom link.  

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Unbox Book Club for Teens

Monday, March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library holds another session of the Unbox Book Club, its drop-in club for teens in grades 8 and up. Talk about all things books while unboxing the newest books in the Teen Section. You’ll get first dibs on a book before it goes on the shelves. Sign-up through the library's online calendar is encouraged but not required. Questions? Contact Nicole Perrault of the library staff at nperrault@minlib.net or 781-475-5735.  

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Teen Maker Night

Tuesday, March 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents its monthly Teen Maker Night. Create, break and build things in the Maker Space. The event is for teens in middle school and high school to learn and create. There are no assigned projects in this program; it is designed for you to come in to explore and experiment with different making tools. Space is limited and sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.    

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Tuesday Night Book Group: The Personal Librarian

Tuesday, March 12 @ 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library's Tuesday Night Book Group meets to discuss "The Personal Librarian" by Marie Benedict. Books will be available approximately four weeks in advance. Please register through the library's online calendar. The group meets monthly on the second Tuesday. The title for next month's meeting, on April 9, will be "Travels With George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy" by Nathaniel Philbrick.

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, March 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Matt Heaton Singalong

Thursday, March 14 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Free

Join the hilarious and awesome Matt Heaton for his monthly singalong at the Charlotte & William Bloomberg Medford Public Library. Get your toes tappin’ and your wombat dance ready! This program is designed for ages 0-3 but is fun for all!

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Seder Plate Glass Fuse Workshop

Thursday, March 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents a Seder Plate Glass Fuse Workshop led by Michel L’Huillier. Participants will learn the basics of glass fusing while designing and creating a large seder plate (13 inches in diameter) with glass sheets, frits and powders, stringers, confetti and copper inclusions. (The seder plates will be available within two weeks after being fired in a kiln). Class space is limited, and registration is required through the library's online calendar. 

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Mystery Book Club for Teens: The Inheritance Games

Thursday, March 14 @ 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library introduces at Mystery Book Club for Teens. The group will talk about mysteries and thrillers in general, but focus on a particular one each month. This month, come talk about "The Inheritance Games" by Jennifer Barnes. A copy of the book may be picked up in the Teen Section up to one month before the meeting. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.  

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LGBTQ+ Book Group: Fine: Confidence

Thursday, March 14 @ 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library's LGBTQ+ Book Group meets to discuss "Confidence: A novel" by Rafael Frumkin. Books will be available approximately four weeks in advance. Call the library at 781-395-7950 to have a copy put on hold for you. RSVP for the book group meeting through the library's online calendar. All are welcome to read and discuss literary and nonfiction works by and about the LGBTQ+ community, from classics to contemporary titles.      

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Kids’ Home School Maker Club

Friday, March 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites home schooled kids ages 8 to 12 to its Home School Maker Club, offered in the Maker Space on the third Friday each month. Learn and make something new each session. All materials provided. Registration is required through the library's online calendar. Questions? Email Sam Donahue, senior children's librarian, at sdonahue@minlib.net.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, March 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Sensory Storytime

Saturday, March 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents Saturday afternoon Sensory Storytime for ages 3 to 7. Explore stories, music, movement, and play in a sensory-friendly and adaptive setting. This storytime is for everyone, but is particularly designed for neurodiverse children — children who are on the autism spectrum, have sensory processing challenges, ADHD, or have difficulty sitting through our other storytimes. Registration is required through the library's online calendar.

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Grades 2-3 Book Club: Planet Omar

Monday, March 18 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library's book club for second- and third-graders meets to discuss "Planet Omar: Accidental Trouble Magnet," by Zanib Mian, the first book in a series starring a Muslim boy with a huge imagination. Register through the library's online calendar, then visit the library to pick up a copy of the book, which will be available starting approximately one month in advance. Please note: This club is only for children in second or third grade.    

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Grade 1 Book Club: The Boy Who Loved Maps

Tuesday, March 19 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library’s First Grade Book Club meets to discuss "The Boy Who Loved Maps" by Kari Allen. Please note that this club is only for children in first grade. Registration is required through the library's online calendar. Books will be available at the library approximately one month in advance.  

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Middle School Chameleon: Queer Crochet

Tuesday, March 19 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

Middle School Chameleon, the Medford Public Library’s drop-in group for LGBTQIAP+ youth and allies in grades 6 to 8, meets in Bonsignore Hall. Today's topic is queer crochet. With a focus on a different theme each month, come chat, connect, do fun projects, and play games in a safe, open, and welcoming space. No one is required to disclose any aspect of their identity in order to be part of the group.  

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Selected Stories with Author Michael Glenn

Tuesday, March 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library welcomes author Michael Glenn for a talk on his book "Selected Stories," which was published last September. The book features short but profound stories that transform apparently mundane experiences into revelations about human nature and connection, selfishness and love, intimacy and conformity. Glenn is a retired physician and political activist. His stories have appeared in "The Hudson Review," "The Antioch Review," "The Nassau Literary Magazine," and the anthology "Young American Writers." Register through the library's online calendar. Note:…

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, March 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Toddler Time

Thursday, March 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

Find out more »

Art Smart for School-Aged Children

Thursday, March 21 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents another edition of Art Smart, a program designed for school-aged children ages 5 and up. Come learn a new way to craft, paint, build and design as the class explore the world of arts and crafts with a cool new project.  

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Succulent Nightlights for Teens

Thursday, March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites teens in middle school and high school to get crafty and make your own upcycled succulent nightlight. All supplies will be provided. Sign-up is  required through the library's online calendar.  

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Pipecleaner Friends Making for Kids

Friday, March 22 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

Did you know that all you need to make a brand-new friend is some pipecleaners, beads, straws, and yarn? Come to the library and try it for yourself. This program is designed for kids ages 8-12. Registration is required through the library's online calendar.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, March 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Makerspace Drop-in for Adults

Tuesday, March 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library offers a morning drop-in time specifically for adults at the Makerspace in the Charlotte & William Bloomberg Medford Public Library building. Tools and supplies are provided. No registration necessary.    

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Contact Paper Collages for Kids

Tuesday, March 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents a workshop for kids age 5 and up on making contact paper collages. Make a colorful collage using contact paper and other materials. Registration is required through the library's online calendar.  

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High School Chameleon: Queer Crochet

Tuesday, March 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

High School Chameleon, the Medford Public Library’s drop-in group for LGBTQIAP+ youth and allies in grades 9 to 12, meets in Bonsignore Hall. Today's topic is queer crochet. With a focus on a different theme each month, come chat, connect, do fun projects, and play games in a safe, open, and welcoming space. No one is required to disclose any aspect of their identity in order to be part of the group.  

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Mary Cassatt and the Women Impressionists

Wednesday, March 27 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Virtual MA
Free

Medford Public Library is partnering with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Tufts University to co-host the virtual presentation "Mary Cassatt and the Women Impressionists" by Jane Oneall. Oneall is an art historian and the president of  Culturally Curious, an art education company. Register through the library's online calendar.  

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, March 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

Find out more »

Teen Stop Motion Studio

Wednesday, March 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites teens in grades 6 and up to visit the Stop Motion Studio in the Maker Space of the Charlotte & William Bloomberg building. Plot, film and edit your own stop motion animated movies using Legos, paper, and more. All supplies provided. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.

Find out more »

PJ Story Time

Wednesday, March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents another PJ Story Time at the Charlotte & William Bloomberg Library building, for children ages 3 to 7. Dress up in your coziest outfit, grab your favorite snuggle friend and come on down. There will be a short (30-minute) story time with songs and books to get you ready for the best dreamtime!

Find out more »

Writers’ Workshop

Wednesday, March 27 @ 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library Writers’ Workshop meets at the Charlotte & William Bloomberg library building. The group, which usually meets on the last Wednesday of the month, is always looking for new members so join the group to meet fellow writers and get feedback on your work. If you have questions about the group, please contact David Chia at duuchia@gmail.com.      

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Dance Caliente Waltz and Salsa Line Dance Class

Wednesday, March 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Dance away your cares at the Medford Public Library as Dance Caliente presents a fun and lively lesson on the waltz and salsa line dancing. Dancers of all levels and ages are invited to attend. Founded in 1998 by Eileen Herman-Haase and Raul Nieves, Dance Caliente brings a contagious enthusiasm to their instruction. Register through the library's online calendar.  Dance Caliente also will offer classes at the library this spring on the waltz (April 24) and salsa (May 29).  …

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Toddler Time

Thursday, March 28 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

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Reading with Ryan for Beginning Readers

Thursday, March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents another edition of "Reading with Ryan" for beginning readers. Ryan, the coolest dog around, loves when people read to him. If you are learning to read and want to build your confidence, come read to Ryan. Pick your favorite book and schedule a 15-minute reading spot to hang out with Ryan, who just NEEDS to hear you read. Registration is required through the library's online calendar. If the event is full, please email Sam Donahue, senior…

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Teen Swiftie Craft Night

Thursday, March 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library invites teens in middle and high school to a Taylor Swift-themed craft night. Gather in the Youth Services Program Room to listen to her music (Taylor’sversion only) while making Swiftie-themed crafts — friendship bracelets, bookmarks, stickers and more. All materials will be provided. Registration is required through the library's online calendar.  

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Teen Graphic Novel Book Club: Huda F Are You?

Friday, March 29 @ 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents its Teen Graphic Novel Book Club, for teens in grades 6 and up. Being discussed today in the Youth Services Program Room will be "Huda F Are You?" by Huda Fahmy. This book is available for pickup in the Teen Room. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, March 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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April 2024

Monday Morning Mysteries: Burial At Sea

Monday, April 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

The Medford Public Library's Monday Morning Mysteries book group meets to discuss "Burial At Sea" by Charles Finch. RSVP through the library's online calendar. Next month's title will be "The Mitford Murders" by Jessica Fellowes, to be discussed on May 6.          

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Teen Maker Monday

Monday, April 1 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents its Maker Monday workshop for teens in middle school and high school in the Maker Space. Learn and create with STEAM projects that everyone completes together. All materials provided. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.  

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English For Citizenship

Tuesday, April 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library is hosting a free 12-week English For Citizenship class led by St. Mark Community Education. Classes will help you improve your English and prepare you to become a citizen. You must have a green card to participate. The classes will meet every Tuesday and Thursday morning. For more information, text Nelfry Valez at 1-833-340-6202 or email nelfry@stmarksesol.org.  

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, April 3 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Teen Creative Writing: Poetry

Wednesday, April 3 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents its monthly Teen Creative Writing session in the Teen Section of the Charlotte & William Bloomberg Library building. Today's session will focus on poetry. Teens in middle school and high school are invited to create characters, build new worlds, write short stories, try new styles, play games, and more. Sign-up is required through the library's online calendar.  

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Toddler Time

Thursday, April 4 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

Find out more »

Art Smart for School-Aged Children

Thursday, April 4 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library presents another edition of Art Smart, a program designed for school-aged children ages 5 and up. Come learn a new way to craft, paint, build and design as the class explore the world of arts and crafts with a cool new project.  

Find out more »

Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, April 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Tuesday Night Book Group: Travels With George

Tuesday, April 9 @ 7:00 pm
Free

The Medford Public Library's Tuesday Night Book Group meets to discuss "Travels With George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy" by Nathaniel Philbrick. Books will be available approximately four weeks in advance. Please register through the library's online calendar. The title for next month's meeting, on May 14, will be "The Many Daughters of Alfong Moy" by Jamie Ford.

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, April 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Coffee and Books

Friday, April 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

Join Medford Public Library Director Barbara Kerr in Bonsignore Hall for coffee and a discussion of new and interesting books. No assigned reading or registration required, just drop in.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, April 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, April 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Toddler Time

Thursday, April 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, April 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Family Story Time

Wednesday, April 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Toddler Time

Thursday, April 25 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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May 2024

Family Story Time

Wednesday, May 1 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents family story time for ages 3 to 7. The session will explore new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Toddler Time

Thursday, May 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2024

Free

Join Toddler Time at the Medford Public Library and read some excellent books, sing songs, and learn gentle movement activities. Story time is 30 minutes long and geared toward children ages 2-3. After stories and songs, all are invited to join a mini-play group too.  

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Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, May 4, 2024

Free

The Medford Public Library presents a story hour for children ages 3 to 7, exploring new concepts with books and songs. Parents and caregivers are welcome to join in. After story time, a short craft or activity will be held in the same space.

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Coffee and Books

Friday, May 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free

Join Medford Public Library Director Barbara Kerr in Bonsignore Hall for coffee and a discussion of new and interesting books. No assigned reading or registration required, just drop in.  

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