Have you read the Tri-Town Community Read book, Life is Good yet? Creativity is one of Bert and John Jacobs's "superpowers" for an optimistic and positive life. We'll be focusing on this superpower with programming in our new creative maker space on the second floor throughout the month of October!
October's Maker Mondays will begin on Monday, October 3rd with a Zentangle workshop at 6:30pm. Join Kate Quakenbush, CZT as she walks us through the basics of using simple lines and shapes to create beautifully intricate designs. No artistic experience is needed! You can learn more about Zentangle, and see examples, on the Zentangle website. Workshop space is limited, so sign up now on our online calendar!
The Emmys have aired, so it's time to catch up on all those winning shows! The library has several Emmy-winning TV series available for checkout on DVD. Find your favorites: Game of Thrones, Mr. Robot, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, and more, all on our online catalog.
We're working on building up our TV series collection, so there's more being added all the time. Sign up for Wowbrary to get weekly email updates of all our newest acquisitions!
Join us in your favorite pajamas with a stuffed animal and/or blanket for fun bedtime stories, crafts, and activities. Run by Coordinated Family Community Engagement, funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools. No sign up required!
Totally Tots is a playgroup at the Topsfield Town Library, run by Coordinated Family Community Engagement (CFCE). This playgroup is an opportunity for children to create, invent, reason and problem solve. Please register online at the CFCE website. CFCE is funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools.
The first Homework Club of the school year! Grades 4-6 are welcome to hang out in the Meeting Room for a snack and to get started on homework with friends.
Discover the Zen of simple black lines and shapes. Kate Quakenbush, CZT, will walk you through the mind-bogglingly simple step-by-step process. All material and tools provided. Zentangle Basics is the first workshop at the Topsfield Town Library celebrating the October Life is Good superpower of Creativity! Class size is limited to 15 participants. Call the library at 978-887-1528 to register or register online.
Come discuss our Community Read title, Life is Good: The Book! No signup is required.