Events Calendar / Main Library

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Minecraft Hangout

Once you’ve signed up for the server, you’ll be able to use it whenever you want. But if you want to build when you know there will be other people on too, join us every Monday and Wednesday from 2:30-4:00 PM. We can chat, work on group builds, and/or explore the map together.

If you don't yet have access to the server, visit www.framinghamlibrary.org/minecraft for more details and the application form.

Must Be Accepted on Minecraft Server to Participate

Grades 4-12

 

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Framingham Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

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Thursday Storytime at Main

Join your familiar children’s librarians for some stories and a craft, and keep adding to your 1000 books before Kindergarten list.

Ages 2-5, all welcome. In-person.

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Framingham Public Library Minecraft Server!

The time of the Framingham Minecraft server is here! If you meet the following criteria, you qualify to join in on the fun!

  • In 4th-12th grades
  • Am a Framingham resident
  • Have permission from Parent/Guardian
  • Have a valid Framingham Library Card (it MUST have a Framingham address)
  • Have their own PC/Mac Minecraft account to play from home (guest accounts will be provided to play in the library during certain times) 
    • Both Bedrock and Java accounts are able to access the server!

To join the server, please fill out the registration form linked below and either bring it back in to the library, or email it back to the teen librarian at jgarrigan@minlib.net

https://bit.ly/Minecraft-Registration

Once you fill out and return the registration form and we verify your library card, we'll grant your Minecraft Username access to the server and email you directions on how to log in. This may take a few days, so be patient with us.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Framingham Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

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Baby Lapsit at Main

Come sing and play with words, rhyme, and puppets at Baby Lapsit.

Ages 0-2 and their caregivers, all welcome.

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Java Coding Club

We've got a local teen from Framingham High School who will be leading a Java Coding Club on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first three weeks of July. If you're interested, the registration form is below.

NOTE: This is a program series designed for everyone to attend all six sessions as they build on each other. We understand that life happens and plans can change unexpectedly, but if you're signing up, please plan on attending all six.

Registration link for Java Coding Club - https://bit.ly/Java-Coding-Club

Grades 6-12 (starting in the fall, that means outgoing 5th graders are good to go!)

Thursday Storytime at Main thumbnail Photo

Thursday Storytime at Main

Join your familiar children’s librarians for some stories and a craft, and keep adding to your 1000 books before Kindergarten list.

Ages 2-5, all welcome. In-person.

Java Coding Club thumbnail Photo

Java Coding Club

We've got a local teen from Framingham High School who will be leading a Java Coding Club on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first three weeks of July. If you're interested, the registration form is below.

NOTE: This is a program series designed for everyone to attend all six sessions as they build on each other. We understand that life happens and plans can change unexpectedly, but if you're signing up, please plan on attending all six.

Registration link for Java Coding Club - https://bit.ly/Java-Coding-Club

Grades 6-12 (starting in the fall, that means outgoing 5th graders are good to go!)

Baby Lapsit at Main thumbnail Photo

Baby Lapsit at Main

Come sing and play with words, rhyme, and puppets at Baby Lapsit.

Ages 0-2 and their caregivers, all welcome.

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More thumbnail Photo

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More

Join us as you and your child experience movement in a whole new way!

This event is funded through the generosity of the Framingham Cultural Council in partnership with the Early Childhood Alliance of Framingham and the Framingham Public Library.

Fridays, July 8, 15, 22, 29 from 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

Java Coding Club thumbnail Photo

Java Coding Club

We've got a local teen from Framingham High School who will be leading a Java Coding Club on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first three weeks of July. If you're interested, the registration form is below.

NOTE: This is a program series designed for everyone to attend all six sessions as they build on each other. We understand that life happens and plans can change unexpectedly, but if you're signing up, please plan on attending all six.

Registration link for Java Coding Club - https://bit.ly/Java-Coding-Club

Grades 6-12 (starting in the fall, that means outgoing 5th graders are good to go!)

Discovery Museum: Light & Color

Wednesday July 13, 3:15-4 - Grades k-1 | Main Library, Costin Room

Wednesday July 13, 4:15-5 - Grades 2-3 | Main Library, Costin Room

Join the Discovery Museum in this fun and educational program on light & color! Limited space; Registration required by calling the Main Library or register in person.

Thursday Storytime at Main thumbnail Photo

Thursday Storytime at Main

Join your familiar children’s librarians for some stories and a craft, and keep adding to your 1000 books before Kindergarten list.

Ages 2-5, all welcome. In-person.

Java Coding Club thumbnail Photo

Java Coding Club

We've got a local teen from Framingham High School who will be leading a Java Coding Club on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first three weeks of July. If you're interested, the registration form is below.

NOTE: This is a program series designed for everyone to attend all six sessions as they build on each other. We understand that life happens and plans can change unexpectedly, but if you're signing up, please plan on attending all six.

Registration link for Java Coding Club - https://bit.ly/Java-Coding-Club

Grades 6-12 (starting in the fall, that means outgoing 5th graders are good to go!)

Baby Lapsit at Main thumbnail Photo

Baby Lapsit at Main

Come sing and play with words, rhyme, and puppets at Baby Lapsit.

Ages 0-2 and their caregivers, all welcome.

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More thumbnail Photo

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More

Join us as you and your child experience movement in a whole new way!

This event is funded through the generosity of the Framingham Cultural Council in partnership with the Early Childhood Alliance of Framingham and the Framingham Public Library.

Fridays, July 8, 15, 22, 29 from 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

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Flint Knapping: The Art of Making Stone Tools

Learn the ancient art of making stone tools such as arrowheads, knives, drills, scrapers and axes! We will cover material selection, tool selection, & safety.  Participants will then learn several techniques for shaping stone such as bashing, grinding, pecking, knapping, pressure flaking & sharpening.

Registration required. Click the link below to sign up now:

https://bit.ly/Flint-Knapping

Grades 6-12

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Java Coding Club

We've got a local teen from Framingham High School who will be leading a Java Coding Club on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first three weeks of July. If you're interested, the registration form is below.

NOTE: This is a program series designed for everyone to attend all six sessions as they build on each other. We understand that life happens and plans can change unexpectedly, but if you're signing up, please plan on attending all six.

Registration link for Java Coding Club - https://bit.ly/Java-Coding-Club

Grades 6-12 (starting in the fall, that means outgoing 5th graders are good to go!)

Thursday Storytime at Main thumbnail Photo

Thursday Storytime at Main

Join your familiar children’s librarians for some stories and a craft, and keep adding to your 1000 books before Kindergarten list.

Ages 2-5, all welcome. In-person.

Java Coding Club thumbnail Photo

Java Coding Club

We've got a local teen from Framingham High School who will be leading a Java Coding Club on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the first three weeks of July. If you're interested, the registration form is below.

NOTE: This is a program series designed for everyone to attend all six sessions as they build on each other. We understand that life happens and plans can change unexpectedly, but if you're signing up, please plan on attending all six.

Registration link for Java Coding Club - https://bit.ly/Java-Coding-Club

Grades 6-12 (starting in the fall, that means outgoing 5th graders are good to go!)

Baby Lapsit at Main thumbnail Photo

Baby Lapsit at Main

Come sing and play with words, rhyme, and puppets at Baby Lapsit.

Ages 0-2 and their caregivers, all welcome.

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More thumbnail Photo

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More

Join us as you and your child experience movement in a whole new way!

This event is funded through the generosity of the Framingham Cultural Council in partnership with the Early Childhood Alliance of Framingham and the Framingham Public Library.

Fridays, July 8, 15, 22, 29 from 11:30 am - 12:15 pm

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Anime Club (July)

Anime Club is for everyone who loves all things anime and manga. Join us to watch a mix of the newest shows and some old favorites while we enjoy some tasty Japanese snacks!

Grades 6-12

Thursday Storytime at Main thumbnail Photo

Thursday Storytime at Main

Join your familiar children’s librarians for some stories and a craft, and keep adding to your 1000 books before Kindergarten list.

Ages 2-5, all welcome. In-person.

Baby Lapsit at Main thumbnail Photo

Baby Lapsit at Main

Come sing and play with words, rhyme, and puppets at Baby Lapsit.

Ages 0-2 and their caregivers, all welcome.

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More thumbnail Photo

Let’s Move with Eve: Yoga+ Dance, Songs & More

Join us as you and your child experience movement in a whole new way!

This event is funded through the generosity of the Framingham Cultural Council in partnership with the Early Childhood Alliance of Framingham and the Framingham Public Library.

Fridays, July 8, 15, 22, 29 from 11:30 am - 12:15 pm