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The Town Seekonk was founded in 1812 and is located in Bristol County on the Rhode Island border.

The community of Seekonk has a population of about 14000 people.

Seekonk remains an agriculture community it is increasingly becoming a residential suburb of Providence.

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TINKERLAB!

This program is for children in Grades 3 through 5 and helps them learn science by designing, building, concocting and "tingering" in the Innovation Center or the Library's Meeting Room.

Registration is necessary but is ongoing throughout the 4 scheduled sessions.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 23, 2015 4 PM to Feb 23, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16 )
FAMILY NIGHT!

FAMILY NIGHT! Join David Polansky as he performs a great Kids Concert featuring his own compositions and lots of fun audience participation!

No rfegistration is necessary.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 23, 2015 6 PM to Feb 23, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18 )
SEEKONK GIRLS SOFTBALL REGISTRATION SIGNUPS FOR 2015
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Feb 21, 2015 11 AM to Feb 21, 2015 1 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 21 Feb 2015 11 )
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Feb 2, 2015 6 PM to Feb 2, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 02 Feb 2015 18 )
Positive Dog Training Puppy Level 1
Positive Dog Training Puppy Level 1
04:00PM-05:00PM
This 6-week introductory group class focuses on socialization and is designed to teach your puppy all the basics such as "Sitting," "Walking on a Loose Leash", "Come When Called" and various other problem-solving lessons.


When: Jan 27, 2015 4 PM in Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 16 )
Positive Dog Training Adult Level 2
Positive Dog Training Adult Level 2
02:00PM-03:00PM
This 6-week group class expands on lessons learned in Adult Dog Level 1, introduces distractions so your dog will learn to listen in any situation and teaches you fun games to play with dogs of any age.


When: Jan 31, 2015 2 PM in Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14 )
SEEKONK WATER SUPPLY ANNUAL MEETING
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: May 12, 2015 6 PM to May 12, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 12 May 2015 18 )
KNITTING FOR FUN!

Learn to knit because "Knitting for Fun!" is just that! You'll be amazed what a few stitches can become! This program is for children aged 8 and up. Needles and yarn will be provided to children who might want to make a simple scarf for starters.

Registration is necessary but limited.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 19, 2015 4 PM to Feb 19, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16 )
EXPRESSION SESSIONS

Open space for art lovers to meet, socialize and practice their crafts such as watercolors, drawing, jewelry, etc. Stop in anytime from 12:30 - 2:30 the first Friday of each month. All artists welcome! No registration is necessary.
Location: John Sullivan Meeting Room



When: Feb 6, 2015 12 PM to Feb 6, 2015 2 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Fri, 06 Feb 2015 12 )
SEEKONK GIRLS SOFTBALL REGISTRATION SIGNUPS FOR 2015
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Mar 7, 2015 10 AM to Mar 7, 2015 1 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 07 Mar 2015 10 )
New Narrative Non-fiction Book Group

Join us for a lively discussion of our first book in our new narrative non-fiction book group.
Reserve you copy today!
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Jan 27, 2015 6 PM to Jan 27, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18 )
OSCAR BUZZ MOVIE: TBD
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Jan 29, 2015 6 PM to Jan 29, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 29 Jan 2015 18 )
HARRY POTTER BOOK NIGHT!

HARRY POTTER BOOK NIGHT! Bloomsbury, the UK publisher for the Harry Potter books, has announced that February 5th 2015 will mark the first ever Harry Potter Book night, a night for fans of the magical series to share their love for the stories and also introduce them to a generation of new readers.

We'll be celebrating at Seekonk Library, too! Make a potion, share quotes, play trivia, talk about the books and more! Oh, there'll be a costume contest, too! For ALL Harry Potter fans.

Registration is required and limited to children in Grades 3 and up.


Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 5, 2015 6 PM to Feb 5, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 05 Feb 2015 18 )
COUNCIL ON AGING CARD PLAYERS
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Jan 29, 2015 11:45:00 AM to Jan 29, 2015 2 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:45:00 )
SEEKONK LAND CONSERVATION TRUST

Annual meeting and program presented by Seekonk High School students on Runnin River Research
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 19, 2015 6 PM to Mar 19, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18 )
AMERICAN CREDIT COUNSELING SERVICE

Financial Education Workshop supporting the United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton and Attleboro Area Council for Children
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 25, 2015 5 PM to Feb 25, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17 )
EUCLID FINANCIAL SERVICES

Free public lectures on how to maximize Social Security Benefits
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 10, 2015 6 AM to Mar 10, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 10 Mar 2015 06 )
REHOBOTH GARDEN CLUB BOARD MEETING
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Jun 24, 2015 6 PM to Jun 24, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18 )
KNITTING FOR FUN!

Learn to knit because "Knitting for Fun!" is just that! You'll be amazed what a few stitches can become! This program is for children aged 8 and up. Needles and yarn will be provided to children who might want to make a simple scarf for starters.

Registration is necessary.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 12, 2015 4 PM to Feb 12, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16 )
FAMILY NIGHT!

FAMILY NIGHT! The whole family will enjoy listening to local children of all ages play their violins for this winter concert led by teacher Sandy Martineau.

No registration is necessary.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Jan 26, 2015 6 PM to Jan 26, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18 )
TINKERLAB!

This program is for children in Grades 3 through 5 and helps them learn science by designing, building, concocting and "tingering" in the Innovation Center or the Library's Meeting Room.

Registration is necessary but is ongoing throughout the 4 scheduled sessions.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 9, 2015 4 PM to Feb 9, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 09 Feb 2015 16 )
FAMILY FUN DAY!

Ready for some Saturday fun with the family? Come to the Library and be prepared for entertainment! Great family performances will take place at 10:30 (Sparky's Puppets), 12 noon (John Henry the Magician)and 1:30 pm (to be determined).

FAMILY FUN DAY is co-sponsored by Seekonk Library, PACE/Child Care Works and the Coordinated Family and Communities Engaging Grant.

No registration is necessary
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 14, 2015 10 AM to Mar 14, 2015 2 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 14 Mar 2015 10 )
HOOKED ON BOOKS!

Hooked on Books! This program is for children in Grades 2 and up. We'll read a book once a month, "Book talk" it, then make something related to the book each month!

January's title is: Kylie Jean, Cupcake Queen by Marci Peschke (or Mariella Mystery Investigates: A Cupcake Conundrum by Kate Pankhurst if you've already read Kylie Jean.) We'll decorate cupcakes after our discussion. Come into the Library and pick up a copy of the book or place a copy on hold at www.seekonkpl.org

Registration is necessary for this program.


Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 26, 2015 4 PM to Mar 26, 2015 4:45:00 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16 )
HOOKED ON BOOKS!

Hooked on Books! This program is for children in Grades 2 and up. We'll read a book once a month, "Book talk" it, then make something related to the book each month!

January's title is: Kylie Jean, Cupcake Queen by Marci Peschke (or Mariella Mystery Investigates: A Cupcake Conundrum by Kate Pankhurst if you've already read Kylie Jean.) We'll decorate cupcakes after our discussion. Come into the Library and pick up a copy of the book or place a copy on hold at www.seekonkpl.org

Registration is necessary for this program.


Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 26, 2015 4 PM to Feb 26, 2015 4:45:00 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16 )
SCIENCE SATURDAY WORKSHOPS!

SCIENCE SATURDAY WORKSHOPS is a series of once-a-month workshops where children aged 10 and up become familiar with all things science. We have received numerous S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) kits from the Civil Air Patrol with the guidance of Major Don Morrison from Seekonk. In January children will continue to explore the fascination of using the two Flight Simulators we received last Fall.

Registration is necessary for this program but is ongoing throughout the scheduled dates.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 28, 2015 12 PM to Feb 28, 2015 3 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12 )
WRITING PROGRAM

Former elementary school teacher, Judy Carlson, will be working with children in Grades 2 and 3 with a special "Writing Program" on Wednesday afternoons at 4 pm. Oliver will play a major role in this program, too!

Registration is necessary (and limited) for this 6 week-long program.


Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 11, 2015 4 PM to Mar 11, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 11 Mar 2015 16 )
SCIENCE SATURDAY WORKSHOPS!

SCIENCE SATURDAY WORKSHOPS is a series of once-a-month workshops where children aged 10 and up become familiar with all things science. We have received numerous S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) kits from the Civil Air Patrol with the guidance of Major Don Morrison from Seekonk. In January children will continue to explore the fascination of using the two Flight Simulators we received last Fall.

Registration is necessary for this program but is ongoing throughout the scheduled dates.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 21, 2015 12 PM to Mar 21, 2015 3 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 21 Mar 2015 12 )
TINKERLAB!

This program is for children in Grades 3 through 5 and helps them learn science by designing, building, concocting and "tingering" in the Innovation Center or the Library's Meeting Room.

Registration is necessary but is ongoing throughout the 4 scheduled sessions.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Mar 2, 2015 4 PM to Mar 2, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16 )
INTRODUCING LYNDA.COM - YOUR TUTOR IS WAITING

In this new monthly program, library staff will answer your top questions about using the service Lynda.com. This service provides thousands of professionally produced and led video training sessions on technology. You can learn more about using Excel, PhotoShop, Macs, Windows 8 and more at a time that's convenient for you; it is available in the library during business hours for FREE to anyone with a SAILS library card. Come to this program to learn more about what Lynda.com can do for you.

This program is offered FREE to the public.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Jan 30, 2015 10 AM to Jan 30, 2015 11:15:00 AMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10 )
FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE

FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE! This month's movie title to be announced at a later date!

FREE SmartFood provided by The Friends of The Seekonk Public Library!

No registration.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 17, 2015 4 PM to Mar 17, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16 )
MEET THE VET!

MEET THE VET from Bristol County Veterinary Hospital on this night and learn the answers to questions you might have about pets and pet care!

No pets, please!

No registration is necessary.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 16, 2015 6 PM to Mar 16, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18 )
BOOKS & MOVIES BOOK CLUB

Books and movies go together like a hand in a glove! Beat the rush with this book club as we read the most anticipated books to be brought to the big screen in coming months. This group will meet the second Tuesday of the month. No time to read? Read or listen to the audiobook for the first two hours and weigh in your thoughts! All book and movie lovers are welcome to attend and bring in your own brown bag lunch for this lunchtime group.

Please note the reading order is subject to change based on movie release dates; please contact the library to verify the next title selected.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 10, 2015 12 PM to Feb 10, 2015 1 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12 )
PAWSOX DAY!

PAWSOX DAY! Come in to see the 2014 Governor's Cup and meet Paws (or Sox) at 11 am! The magnificent trophy will be on display in the Library, so bring your cameras, too, for that "up close and personal" photo!

No registration is necessary.



When: Mar 7, 2015 10 AM to Mar 7, 2015 2 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 07 Mar 2015 10 )
FAMILY NIGHT!

FAMILY NIGHT this month features live animals from Creature Teachers! Learn about their habitats and see them up close and personal!

No registration is necessary.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Mar 23, 2015 6 PM to Mar 23, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18 )
LIBRARY LAPSIT

Please be sure to register for the session that you prefer: 10:30 am or 1 pm (this is the registration form for 10:30 am)

This program is for children from birth to 2 years 6 months old. It meets on Monday mornings at 10:30 or 1 pm from January 26 - March 9 (no session on Monday, February 16, President's Day.) Books, finger plays, simple rhymes and songs create a gentle program focused on language-building play. And remember, our lesson plans focus on talking, reading, playing and singing- important principles for YOUR child's reading readiness.

Registration begins Friday, January 2 and is ongoing throughout the 6-week program as space allows.

Placement preference is given to Seekonk residents.



When: Jan 26, 2015 10 AM to Jan 26, 2015 11:15:00 AMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10 )
TODDLER STORYTIME

TODDLER STORYTIME -- This program is for children ages 2 years 6 months to 3 years 6 months.

Stories, finger plays and simple crafts for children are scheduled for Tuesdays at 10:30 am on January 20, 27, February 3, 10, 24, March 3 (not February 17, school vacation week.) Remember, our stories and lesson plans focus on talking, reading, writing, playing, and singing- important principles for YOUR child's reading readiness.

Placement preference is given to Seekonk residents.

Registration begins on Friday, January 2 and is ongoing throughout the storytime sessions.



When: Jan 27, 2015 10 AM to Jan 27, 2015 11:15:00 AMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10 )
ARTFUL READING

Stories for children in Kindergarten through grade 3 followed by an art project. Let's get creative!!

Wednesdays, January 21 - March 4 (not February 18, school vacation week)



When: Jan 28, 2015 3:45:00 PM to Jan 28, 2015 4:15:00 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:45:00 )
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME

This program is for children ages 3 years 6 months to 5 years 6 months old.

Stories, finger plays and simple crafts for children are scheduled for Wednesdays at 1:30 am from January 21 - March 4 (not February 18, school vacation week.) Remember, our stories and lesson plans focus on talking, reading, writing, playing, and singing- important principles for YOUR child's reading readiness.

Placement preference is given to Seekonk residents.

Registration begins on Friday, January 2 and is ongoing throughout the storytime sessions.




When: Jan 28, 2015 1 PM in Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 28 Jan 2015 13 )
PARENT-CHILD PLAYGROUP

PARENT-CHILD PLAYGROUP -- Sponsored by the AHS Early Intervention and the Dighton, Rehoboth, Seekonk & Swansea CFCE grant program.

Registration is required. Please call to be placed on the waiting list.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Jan 30, 2015 10 AM to Jan 30, 2015 12 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10 )
TINKERLAB!

This program is for children in Grades 3 through 5 and helps them learn science by designing, building, concocting and "tingering" in the Innovation Center or the Library's Meeting Room.

Registration is necessary but is ongoing throughout the 4 scheduled sessions.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 2, 2015 4 PM to Feb 2, 2015 5 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 02 Feb 2015 16 )
LIBRARY TRUSTEES MONTHLY MEETING

The Board of Library Trustees usually meet on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Please contact the library to confirm or check the official posting at Town Hall.



When: Feb 18, 2015 6 PM to Feb 18, 2015 8 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18 )
Introduction to 3D Printing
Monday November 10, 2014
6:00 PM until 7:00 PM

When: Feb 9, 2015 6 PM to Feb 9, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Mon, 09 Feb 2015 18 )
IPAD & IPHONE USER GROUP

Looking for help with using your iPhone or iPad? Come to this new user group where we answer your top questions. Space is limited, registration is required.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 19, 2015 3 PM to Feb 19, 2015 4 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15 )
tentative ADULT SERVICES PROGRAM
Location: Large Meeting Room

When: Sep 23, 2015 6 PM to Sep 23, 2015 7 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 23 Sep 2015 18 )
READ TO OLIVER!

Oliver, the lovable Labradoodle, will sit and listen to your child read on a comfy counch in the Meeting Room. Build reading skills and gain confidence in reading aloud. Bring a favorite book from home or choose one from our Children's Room!

No registration is required but it's recommended that you call us at 508-336-8230 x5140 to schedule a 20 minute session for the Tuesday afternoon you visit.

Oliver won't be here on our Family Movie Matinee days on January 27, February 10 or March 17.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Jan 27, 2015 3:15:00 PM to Jan 27, 2015 5:15:00 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 15:15:00 )
Library Trustees Meeting

The Board of Library Trustees usually meet on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Please contact the library to confirm or check the official posting at Town Hall.



When: Apr 15, 2015 6 PM in Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18 )
TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY!

Take Your Child to the Library Day is a day where we celebrate libraries and your children can see what YOUR library has to offer! We'll have an Open House from 10 am until 2 pm with crafts in the Children's Room, book displays, and much more!

No registration is necessary!



When: Feb 7, 2015 10 AM to Feb 7, 2015 2 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 07 Feb 2015 10 )
WIRED WEDNESDAYS: EBOOK CLINICS

Come to the Wednesday session for your device and get help with downloading free ebooks from the library:

2/4 iPad/iPhone

2/11 iPad/iPhone

2/18 Kindle

2/25 Android (or Nook) tablets and phones

Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 4, 2015 2 PM to Feb 4, 2015 4 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 04 Feb 2015 14 )
WIRED WEDNESDAYS: EBOOK CLINICS

Come to the Wednesday session for your device and get help with downloading free ebooks from the library:

2/4 iPad/iPhone

2/11 iPad/iPhone

2/18 Kindle

2/25 Android (or Nook) tablets and phones

Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 18, 2015 2 PM to Feb 18, 2015 4 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14 )
WIRED WEDNESDAYS: EBOOK CLINICS

Come to the Wednesday session for your device and get help with downloading free ebooks from the library:

2/4 iPad/iPhone

2/11 iPad/iPhone

2/18 Kindle

2/25 Android (or Nook) tablets and phones

Space is limited; pre-registration is required.
Location: Innovation Center



When: Feb 11, 2015 2 PM to Feb 11, 2015 4 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Wed, 11 Feb 2015 14 )

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