GRAFTON PUBLIC LIBRARY EVENTS – Millbury Sutton Chronicle

The Grafton Public Library is located at 35 Grafton Commons. For information, call (508) 839-4649 or email info@graftonlibrary.org. The website is www.graftonlibrary. org.

Anime Club, for tweens (grades 6 to 8) and teens 9 to 12), Friday, September 23, from 3 to 5 p.m. Contact Allison Cusher, Director of Teen Services, at cushera@graftonlibrary.org.

movie sing along, Friday Sept 23, 6:30-8:15 PM, in Community Room A/B, with a musical about a shy flower shop worker who finds a special plant with an unusual appetite. Children up to the age of 7 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times; children aged 8 to 12 must have a parent or guardian in the library; and those 13 and older may only be as long as they can use the library independently and follow the Code of Conduct. Registration required, limited number of places.

Saturday afternoon knitting, September 24 at 2 p.m., for all ages; those who prefer to crochet are welcome. Experienced knitters can bring their current projects; new knitters get free material while supplies last. Donations of extra needles and garden accepted at the library. For information or to register, please contact Heidi Fowler, info@graftonlibrary. org.

Library Babies, story time for babies from birth to walk, Tuesday, September 27, 9:15 PM. This 20-minute walk-in program includes storytelling, singing, nursery rhyme reciting and baby bounce and finger play. For information, please contact Jennifer McNeil, mcneilj@graftonlibrary.org.

inspirational book group, Tuesday, September 27, 7:30 PM, in Room 202, to discuss “The Writer’s Library: The Authors You Love on the Books that Changed Their Lives,” edited by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. After the discussion there is an opportunity to participate in guided meditation. To sign up, please contact Heidi Fowler, info@graftonlibrary. org.

toddler time, walk for kids 3 and under, Wednesdays, 9:15 AM, to share stories, sign songs, enjoy movement, say rhymes and play finger games. This is a walk-in program; no registration required. For information, please contact Sarah Banister, starailing@graftonlibrary.org.

piano karaoke, for all ages, Wednesday, September 28 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the community room. Registration required as space is limited, info@graftonlibrary.org.

Preschool Story Time, for children aged 3 to 5, Thursday at 9.15 a.m., registration required at Sarah Stair Railing, trapstijl@graftonlibrary. org.

young scientists, STEM Story Time for ages 3 to 6 sponsored by the YMCA Family and Community Partnership, a six-week series, begins Friday, September 30, 10:30 a.m. Space is limited; register at Sarah Banister, starailing@graftonlibrary. org.

drum, a fully padded, converted school bus filled with gymnastics equipment, provides a safe environment for children aged 2 to 7, including climbing frame, balance beans, trampole, slide, zipline, bars, rings, springboard, mountain and rock wall, will be on Saturday, October 1 in the library. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This is a walk-in program, only a small group of children are allowed in at a time. For information, please contact Sarah Banister, starailing@graftonlibrary. org.

Caddy Stacks fundraiser, Sunday, October 2, 12 noon to 4 pm The Friends of the Grafton Public Library will host the third Caddy Stacks fundraiser for 18 holes in the newly renovated building. Local businesses or residents can sponsor holes. Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/caddy-stacks-2022tickets-416733700717. For information, please contact info@friendsgpl. org. Proceeds support library programs.

Ukulele 101, Tuesdays 4, 11, 25 October, 2 and 9 November, 6:30 PM, with instructor Eric Guerin, courtesy of Apple Tree Arts. Children under the age of 13 are not admitted to this program.

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