Events Calendar / McAuliffe Branch

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Giant Games

It’s winter break, which probably means it’s cold and snow outside. Warm up at the McAuliffe Library and play some giant games. We’ve got giant Jenga, giant Connect 4, giant checkers and more!

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Vinylpalooza Party!

Celebrate the return of vinyl by bringing your favorite album from ANY decade, ANY genre! Step up to the mic and tell us a brief story about why this album is important to you, and our DJ will spin a track. Wear one of your old concert t-shirts and enter our t-shirt contest. Munch on Cheez Whiz on a Ritz and other retro snacks. Featuring DJ Jesse Kaminsky.

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Baby Lapsit at McAuliffe

Come sing and play with words, rhyme and puppets at baby lapsit time. Parents can network while babies pick up phonological awareness, one of six foundations of future reading success. This informal program for babies and their parents/caregivers runs about 20 minutes and introduces the pleasures of the library to your baby or toddler.

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Journal Writers Group

Drop In or join the group as we discuss and discover the many ways to journal for personal growth and enrichment. We meet every Tuesday from 7-8pm.

Drop-in, no registration required.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Some Great Blacks of Framingham: Crispus Attucks and the Fuller Legacy

Dr. Brown will speak about Crispus Attucks, the first man to die in the Revolutionary War. Attucks was a Black Framingham native whose early life was as an enslaved person. Following his talk, Framingham resident David Fuller will speak about the accomplishments of his grandparents, Dr. Solomon Carter Fuller and Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller.

The Kitchen Garden

Talented local gardener and chef Renée Faubert (of Renée's Kitchen in Natick) will share some of her gardening expertise and talk about how she chooses what to grow in her garden.