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Boston Light with Former Light Keeper, Sally Snowman

Thursday, May 9, 2024 from 6:00-7:00 pm.

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Escape from the Rogue Planet

Wednesday, May 15. Registration Required!

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Be a Vendor at the Second Annual Junk in the Trunk!

Completed applications due May 6. Event takes place on Saturday, May 11.

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Teen Service Saturday

Saturday, April 20. Drop in from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Teen April Vacation Week Events

April 16 through April 20

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Children's Room April Vacation Week Events!

April 16 through April 19 in the Children's Library

Image of a flowing river.

Millers River: The Jewel of North-Central Massachusetts

Tuesday, April 23 at 6:30 pm with Chris Coyle

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Tiny Art Show!

Submission Period: April 1 – April 26

May Mystery Discussion

Tuesday, May 14 at 6:00

Eclipse glasses

Recycle Your Eclipse Glasses!

Bring them to the Athol Public Library for recycling

An oval wooden mirror with a wooden bird.

Meet the Artist

Tuesday, April 9, 5:30 - 6:30

Community Visioning Session for Athol's Master Plan

Monday, April 8 at 6:00 pm at the Athol Public Library

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April Booked For Lunch

Monday April 22 at noon: The Kitchen Front by Jennifer Ryan

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Learn the Basics of Graphology!

Four Week Course: March 18 & 25, April 1 & 8, 5:30 pm

Hunter and cartoon children.

Paws to Read!

Wednesday, March 27 from 4:00 - 5:00.

Book cover and Mystery Discussion LOGO.

April Mystery Discussion

Tuesday, April 9 at 6:00 pm

Book cover and the Booked For Lunch LOGO

March Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, March 25 at noon: Oona Out of Order by Margarita Montimore

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Teen Service Saturday

Saturday, March 16. Drop in from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

cartoon pixelated game pieces.

Teen Switch Gaming

Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 3:30 pm.

Pixel bunny and the news item information.

Pixel Art: Teen Crafternoon

Wednesday, March 13 from 3:30 - 5:00pm

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LifePath Information Session

Thursday, March 7th, 9:30 - 11:00

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Springtime Soiree with Kim Larkin

Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 6:00. Registration required!

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We Have Tax Forms!

Federal and State

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Relax in the Teen Space: Giant Coloring Pages

Monday, March 4 from 3:30 - 5:30pm

Image of a crowd of kids at a Science Heroes event and the MCC logo.

Science Heroes: Break the Ice!

Thursday, March 14, 4:00 – 5:00. For ages 5-11.

Cartoon puzzle pieces and snacks.

Relax in the Teen Space: Puzzling Peeps

Friday, March 1, 2024 from 3:30 - 4:30pm

Colorful image of skeins of yearn and the knitting group name in front of a purple square backdrop.

Knitting Group!

Mondays from 1:00 - 3:00 starting February 26

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March Mystery Discussion

Tuesday, March 12 at 6:00

Cartoon polar bear and a bunch of circle shapes with different activities from the list pictured inside.

Teen February Vacation Week at the Library

School is out for Athol teens and we have a whole week of activities planned!

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Art Exhibit: Celtic Visions by Lahri Bond, January - March 2024

Gallery Talk & Storytelling February 20 at 6:00

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Meet Hunter!

Wednesday, February 14 from 4:00 - 5:00 (drop-in). Ages 3-11.

Colorful paint on a canvas with the same text as the club information.

Teen Art Club Returns

Monday, February 12 at 4:00

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Teen Service Saturday

Saturday, February 10. Drop in from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

A pink star with bubble yellow writing Free Book Friday!

Free Book Fridays Continue!

Through the end of February.

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Teen Party Games

Friday, February 2 from 3:30 - 4:30

Cartoon youths dancing in front of a purple backdrop.

Tween & Teen Just Dance Party

Thursday, February 1 at 3:30

A photo of the Bidwell barn.

Planning the Future of the Bidwell Site

Tuesday, January 30 at 6:00

Booked For Lunch Logo and the book cover.

February Booked For Lunch

Monday February 26 at noon: West with Giraffes by Lynda Rutledge

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Portable Wifi Hotspots Available

Applications being accepted now

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Pokémon Trading Card Meet-Up

Thursday, January 25, from 3:30-4:30 for ages 8-11.

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LEGO for Grown-ups!

Tuesday, January 23 @ 6:30

An image of Hunter the dog with a cartoon image of a young black child reading.

Paws to Read

Tuesday, January 23 from 3:30 - 4:30.

February Mystery Discussion

Tuesday, February 13 @ 6:00

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Process Art

Thursday, January 18 from 3:30 - 4:30 for ages 3-11.

LEGO bricks border the square with the name of the program in the center.

CANCELLED: Teen LEGO Challenge

Tuesday, January 16 @ 3:30

Program name and date in cross stitch font.

Teen: Learn to Cross Stitch

Wednesday, January 24 from 3:30 - 5:00

Ancestry Logo

Ancestry.com

Now available to Athol Library visitors

An image of hands with air dry clay

Tween Air Dry Clay Workshop

January 11 from 3:30-4:30. Ages 10-13.

Book cover and Booked For Lunch logo.

January Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, January 22 @ Noon: Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow by author Gabrielle Zevin

Multicolored heart backdrop with hands cartoon hands coming together in the center.

LifePath Information Session

Thursday, January 4 at 9:30

Meme examples.

Teen Games Afternoon: What Do You Meme?

Thursday, December 28 @ 4:00 pm

Cartoon books open and bordering the text of the news item.

New Teen Genre Book Club

First Meeting, Tuesday, January 9 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

January Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, January 9 @ 6:00 pm

Cartoon controllers and pixel images from games.

Switch Gaming

Thursday, December 21 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Image of a book page snowman, bell and tree.

Teen Crafternoon: Book Page Ornaments

Wednesday, December 13 @ 3:30pm

Cartoon winter scene with scarves, hats, and a fox.

ATAC Collecting Items for Scarf Bombing

Teen council collecting cold weather items to be distributed in the community.

pixel monkey with a sword and mushroom and switch game controllers.

Tween Gaming

December 12 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Yankee Candle Raffle!

Raffle to benefit the Friends of the Athol Public Library!

Cartoon image of a BINGO board and a bear reading a book.

Teen Winter BINGO

December 4 - February 2

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Fluffy Slime for Kids

Thursday, December 7 from 3:30 - 4:30. For ages 8 - 11.

Hunter and the news text.

Paws to Be Calm

Tuesday, December 5 from 3:30pm - 4:30pm

image of a projector and the same news information.

Calling All Film Buffs!

Come vote for our next movie themed program

Booked For Lunch LOGO and the book cover.

November Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, November 27 at Noon: The Secret Book of Flora Lea by Patti Callahan Henry

Book cover image and the Mystery group LOGO.

December Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, December 12 @ 6:00

Dungeons and Dragons logo with a cartoon black dragon.

Dungeons and Dragons for Grown-Ups!

Wednesday November 15 from 3:30 - 5:30

Pokemon trading cards border pikachu and a poke ball with the news item information.

Pokémon Trading Card Meet-Up

Thursday, November 16 from 3:30 - 4:30

LEGO brick borders and the program information.

Tween LEGO

Tuesday, November 14 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Family Tree.

North Quabbin Tree Climbers Genealogy Group

Tuesday, November 7 at 6:00 in the library's Conference Room

LEGO image

LEGO for Grown-ups!

Wednesday, November 8 at 6:30

Image of a beaded sun catcher

Teen Crafternoon: Beaded Suncatchers

Wednesday, November 8 @ 3:30

Image of the front of the Booklover's brew a stack of books.

COFFEE: Booklover’s Brew is back!

Get yours while supplies last!

Cartoony candyland houses to accompany the news item.

Life-Size Candy Land!

Thursday, October 26 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm. All ages welcome!

button examples.

Tween Club

Wednesday, October 25 @ 3:30

Image of a wheel of fate.

Teen Wheel of Fate!

Tuesday, October 31 from 2:30 - 5:30

Dungeons and Dragons logo with a cartoon black dragon.

Dungeons and Dragons for Grown-Ups!

Third Wednesday of the month from 3:30 - 5:30

Hands in the shape of a colorful heart.

Come Join Us at LifePath in Athol!

Free information session on October 24 at 11:30 am

Cartoon girls with cartoon ice cream and a cartoon cupcake.

Sister Detectives: Local Kid Author Read Aloud

Saturday, October 28 @ 11:30 am

Image of the book cover and the Mystery Discussion Group LOGO

November Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, November 14 @ 6:00

Image of the Five Night at Freddy's craft examples.

Teen Crafternoon: FNAF Crafts

Wednesday, October 11 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Images of all of the comic artists.

More Comic Book Fest Fun!

Athol Public Library Gears Up to Host Comic Book Artists

Comic Fest image with lots of comic art.

Comic Book Fest!

Saturday, October 14, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Comic characters as Cosplay.

Comic Book Fest Cosplay Contest

Saturday, October 14 @ 1:00 at the Athol Town Hall

Banned Books Week Logo and an image of a burning book.

Banned Books Week BINGO

Thursday, October 5 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Booked for lunch LOGO in front of a backdrop of pastel colored flowers.

October Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, October 23 at Noon: The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

A border of diverse cartoon preschoolers playing.

Preschool Playdate

Thursday, September 21 from 10:30-11:30

An image of the senator.

Meet Senator Comerford

September 26 @ 6:30

Cartoon Hobbit in front of his hobbit house.

Hobbit Day for Teens!

Friday, September 22 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Dungeons and Dragons logo with a cartoon black dragon.

Dungeons and Dragons for Grown-Ups!

Wednesday, September 20 @ 3:30 pm

Cartoon Mario and Pac Man.

Switch Gaming

Thursday, September 21 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Making a Rural Mystery with Sisters in Crime

Wednesday, September 27 @ 6:00

Book cover image and the Mystery group LOGO.

October Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, October 10 @ 6:00

ALA.org Banned Books image of an open book with the text We Read Banned Books.

YA Banned Book Discussion

Tuesday October 3 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Hunter with an image of a cartoon black boy.

Paws to Read!

Wednesday, September 20, from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Grades K-12.

A smartphone with the app images on it and the text to accompany it.

Walk and Tech – A Special Wednesday Series

Starting September 6 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Diamond Painting example.

Teen Crafternoon: Diamond Paintings

Wednesday, September 13 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Booked For Lunch Logo and the book cover of this month’s selection

September Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, September 25 at noon: Take My Hand by Dolen Perkins-Valdez

CANCELED: Baby & Toddler Time

Friday, September 1. See you next week.

An adult mother helping two boys do homework in a kitchen.

Homeschool Mixer

Tuesday, September 12, 2:00 - 3:00 pm

Teen cartoons dancing in front of a rainbow back drop.

Teen: Just Dance

Tuesday, September 5 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Robert Young wearing a hiking backpack.

Walking to Wachusett with Robert Young

Thursday, September 28 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm

September Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, September 12 @ 6:00 pm

Flower Arranging Demonstration

Thursday, September 14 @ 6:00 pm

Cartoon black boy reading to a real black lab dog, Hunter.

Paws to Read!

Thursday, August 24, from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Grades K-12.

Dungeons and Dragons for Grown-Ups!

Wednesday, August 16 @ 3:30

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Teen Button Making

Wednesday, August 16 @ 4:00 pm

Pikachu, a pokeball and two other pokemon with party hats.

Children’s Pokémon Party!

Thursday, August 17 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

LEGO people with a LEGO Camera and LEGO bricks.

Teen LEGO Animation Workshop

August 8, 9, & 10 @ 3:30 pm. Registration is required!

A child with VR headsets on and cartoon mushrooms in the corner to accompany the news item.

Extreme Gaming with VR

August 4 from 1:30-4:30. For ages 8-18.

An example of a terrarium.

Teen Animal Terrariums

Thursday, August 3 @ 3:30 pm

A cartoon bear reading to children with the news text and images of Mrs. Brown and Principal Cleveland.

Story Time: Teacher Takeover Starts Tuesday!

Tuesdays, 8/1, 8/8, and 8/15. Ages 3-11.

Bubble letters of the word LEGO made of LEGOs.

Children’s Make & Take LEGO

Friday, August 11 from 3:30-4:30

Cartoon Mario and Pac Man with cartoon switch controllers.

Switch Gaming

Thursday, July 27 @ 3:30

A cartoon S’more and a cartoon teen.

Tween Club: Indoors S’mores

Wednesday, July 26 @ 3:30

A light mustardy backdrop with colorful tiny dots and stickers all over it.

Stickerpalooza

Friday, July 28 from 3:30 - 4:30.

Cartoon puzzle pieces.

Puzzle & Pals for Teens

Friday, July 14 @ 3:30

A pineapple with google eyes, Batman action figure, Mr. Potato Head, and a blonde Barbie.

The Pineapple Project

Tuesday, July 18 @ 10:00am. Ages 3 - 8.

Summer Eats: Free Lunch at the Library July 5 through August 3

Grab and Go 11:50 - 12:10 Monday through Thursday

Backdrop of color pencils, rainbow colored popsicle sticks, glue, and tape.

Process Art

Thursday, July 13 from 3:00 - 4:00 for ages 3 - 11.

Felt animal to go along with the news item information.

Felt Pennants for Teens

Wednesday, July 12 @ 3:30 pm

A cartoon cupcake with pink frosting and sprinkles smiling back at you.

Teen: Cupcake Wars

Tuesday, July 11 @ 3:30 pm. Registration required!

Wild animals border the edges of the square and the Mass Cultural Council Logo.

Animal Adventures

Thursday, July 6, from 11:00-12:00. All Ages.

Dungeons & Dragons for Grown-Ups

June 21 @ 3:30 pm. Registration required!

Band member for the Grumpytime Band.

Kick Off Summer Reading with a Party in the Park

Friday, June 23 from 5:30-6:30. All Ages! No registration required.

Cartoon earth worms

Incredible Earthworms

Wednesday, June 28 from 2:00-3:00 for ages 3-11.

Rainbow backdrop with the same information as the calendar.

Zine Making for Teens

Thursday, June 29 at 4:00 pm

A black woman singing into a micrphone wearing red clothing.

Spoken Word Performance and Open Mic!

Wednesday, June 28 @ 6:00

Grumptytime Club Band

Summer Reading Kickoff with the Grumpytime Club Band!

Friday, June 23 from 5:30-6:30. All Ages! No registration!

Birch Hill Dam

Monday, June 5 from 5:00 - 6:00 pm

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Summer Hours

The Athol Public Library will resume summer hours beginning on Friday, May 26.

Guided Millers River Kayak Trip

Saturday, June 3 @ 1:45 pm

Monarch Butterfly Waystation

Saturday, June 3 from 9:00 - 10:00 am in the park behind the library.

A chalk board with the same information as the news item.

Story Time Break

May 31 - June 14

Breand Sullivan of Gravestone Girls takikng a photo of a gravestone.

Welcome to the Graveyard!

Wednesday, May 31 @ 6:30 PM

Tween and Teen D&D Club Update

First Wednesday of the Month, 3:30 - 5:30. Ages 10-18.

Book cover image and the Mystery group LOGO.

June Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, June 13 @ 6:00 pm

Hunter the black dog next to a cartoon pink paw.

Paws to be Calm for Teens

Tuesday, May 16 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Clearing the Valley

Wednesday, May 24 @ 6:00

Teen: Switch Gaming

May 18 from 3:30 - 5:00

North Quabbin Crossroads Tour: Food, Farms, Future

Saturday, May 20, 10:00 - 4:00 pm. Various locations around the North Quabbin.

Dungeons and Dragons logo with a cartoon black dragon.

Dungeons and Dragons for Grown-Ups!

Wednesday, May 17 @ 3:30

A blue pixelated T-rex and a pixelated gray cat cartoons accompanied by news text.

Pixel Art for Kids

Wednesday, May 17 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Book page Hedgehog.

Teen Crafternoon

Wednesday, May 10 at 4:00 pm

Map outline of Idaho in light blue with a line going to a pink map outline of Massachusetts.

Athol to Athol Pen Pals

Register before June 20. All Ages!

Backdrop of fresh green grass with an inlay of garden tools and plant rows to accompany news text.

Garden Bundles!

May 1- 31! Click to read more or check out the library calendar for details!

Graphic novel image collage with a cartoon superhero holding open a book.

Free Comic Book Day

Saturday May 6, 2023 from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Cartoon dancers in front of a rainbow colored backdrop

Just Dance Party for Teens

Thursday, May 4 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Author, Lynda Mapes in a red jacket next to a tree.

Author Visit: Lynda Mapes

Tuesday, May 16 @ 6:00 pm

Crayon drawn cartoon preschoolers playing.

Preschool Playdate

Thursday, May 11 from 10:30 - 11:30 am

Black and white photo of a train taken by Dale Monette.

Quabbin, Then and Now

Tuesday, April 18 at 6:00

Mystery group LOGO and the book cover image.

May Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, May 9 @ 6:00 pm

Cartoon Mario, Chess, and buttons.

April Vacation Week

April 18th through April 20th in the Children’s Room

Colorful paint splattered paint brushes next to a painted rainbow of color.

Second Annual Tiny Art Show

Accepting Submissions April 3 - April 26

Cartoon frog and a caloge of images of the activities listed in the news item.

Teen April Vacation Week

April 18th through April 20th

Dungeons and Dragons logo witha cartoon black dragon.

Dungeons and Dragons for Grown-ups!

Third Wednesday of the month, 3:30 - 5:30

Cartoon tablet, laptop and cellphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor April 5, 2023

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Cartoon Mario and Pac Man with cartoon switch controllers.

Switch Gaming!

Thursday, April 13, 2023 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Image of blacked out words around the word black out.

Black Out Poetry Workshop

Wednesday, April 12 at 3:30 pm

Purple cartoon dragon with cartoon dice.

Dungeons & Dragons Club

First Wednedays of the month from 3:30 - 5:30 pm. For ages 10 - 18.

Book cover image with the Mystery LOGO.

April Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, April 11 @ 6:00 pm

The book cover and Booked for lunch LOGO.

April Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, April 24, 2023 at noon: We Are The Light by Matthew Quick.

Paddles the Rat and the book covers of the stories.

Special Story Time with Paddles the Rat

Wednesday, March 29, 10:30 - 11:00 am

J.R. Greene’s book covers over a woodsy backdrop of one of the disbanded towns.

Life in the Valley Before the Quabbin

Thursday, April 6 at 6:00 pm

Poke balls with the acompanying age range for BINGO.

Pokémon BINGO

Thursday, March 30 from 4:00-5:00 pm

Lynne as Julia Child and the Cultural Council Logos.

Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Bon Appetit, Julia!

Thursday, April 13 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm. Registration required!

Lavender Sachet

Saturday Drop-in Craft: Lavender Sachets!

Saturday, March 18 from 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Cartoon Mario and Pac Man with cartoon switch controllers.

Teen: Switch Gaming

Thursday, March 16 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Cartoon LEGO bricks.

Teen LEGO

March 21 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Cartoon dancers in front of a rainbow colored backdrop

Just Dance! Nintendo Switch

Thursday, March 23 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm for ages 8 - 11

Cat hiding on a bookshelf behind the books to accompany the link to sign up for the event.

Library Hide and Seek

Wednesday, March 15, 2023 6:15 - 7:30 pm

Puzzle table.

Puzzle Table Raffle

Drawing at the end of March

Cover images of the games.

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Meet-Up

Tween and Teen Gaming Meet-Up

Hannford’s Community Bag Program

For the entire month of March

March Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, March 27, 2023 at noon: Nothing to See Here by Kevin Wilson.

Jigsaw Puzzle Swap!

Saturday, March 4 at 10:00 am

School is out for Athol kids and we have a whole week of activities planned!

February Vacation at the Library

School is out for Athol kids and we have a whole week of activities planned!

A cartoon snow yetti with tiny images of all the activities listed in this news item.

Teen February Vacation Week at the Library

School is out for Athol teens and we have a whole week of activities planned!

Cartoon Tweens.

Tween Club!

Wednesday, February, 22 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm. No need to register.

March Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, March 14 @ 6:00 pm

Images of women in the films, A Leage of their Own, Working Girl, and Terms of Endearment.

American Women in Film Through the 20th Century

Thursday, March 9 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Junk journal examples.

Junk Journaling!

Tuesday, February 21 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

PC Doctor February 8, 2023

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Pixel art bunny.

Pixel Art: Teen Crafternoon

Wednesday, February 8 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Colorful paint on a canvas with the same text as the club information.

Teen Art Club

New Teen Club for Ages 12 - 18

Cover image of the book and booked ofr lunch logo of stacked books and a coffee cup.

February Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, February 27 at noon: Three Things About Elsie by Joanna Cannon

Text same as news item.

Craft Supply Swap!

February 4 at 10:00 am

Cartoon laptop, tablet, and cell phone.

PC Doctor January 31, 2023

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Cartoon tablet, laptop and cellphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor January 28, 2023

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Puzzle pieces in the corner with the same text as the news.

Celebrate National Puzzle Day with Us!

Saturday, January 28, 9:30 - 1:00

A neon lit snowman to advertise the event.

Teen Snow Party

Thursday, January 26 from 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Cartoon tweens having fun.

Tween Club!

Wednesday, January 25 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm. No needto register.

Yearbook snapshot with the same text as the news item title.

Wanted: Athol High School Yearbooks

Please help fill the gaps in our collection

February Mystery Book Discussion

Tuesday, February 14 @ 6:00 pm

Cartoon kitten with a chainsaw advertising the same information as the text.

Teen Game Afternoon: Exploding Kittens!

Thursday, January 19 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

PC Doctor January 17, 2023

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A child with a dog.

Paws to Read

Tuesday, January 17 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Grades K-12.

A switch in a bubble and the same text as the news.

Switch Gaming: Super Smash Brothers Ultimate!

Thursday, January 12 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Art Landscape of James Blackmore

New Art in the Conference Room

Reception to be held January 17 at 5:00 pm

A stuffie snowman.

Make Your Own Snowman Stuffie

January 12 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm.

Colorful origami birds and the program information.

Teen Crafternoon: Simple Origami 

Wednesday, January 11 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm 

A muffin, coffee cup, and coffee beans to accompany the text.

Library Open House!

Saturday, January 7 from 10:00 - Noon.

Image of the book cover and Booked for Lunch stack of books logo.

January Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, January 23, 2023 at noon: Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt.

A pink cartoon bunny in a winter hat surrounded by two piles of books.

Teen Winter Reading Challenge

December 1 through January 31

Cartoon frog laughing at he image of the Cards Against Humanity family edition.

Cards Against Humanity: Family Edition

Wednesday, December 28 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Teenagers decorating the scarf box.

ATAC Collecting Items for Scarf Bombing

Teen council collecting cold weather items to be distributed in community.

Cartoon children in front of a fire place reading books.

Kids’ Winter Reading Challenge

December 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

January Mystery Book Discussion Selection

Tuesday, January 10 @ 6:00 pm

A snow globe with the booked for lunch logo in the center.

Booked For Lunch Break

See you in January

Book Headgehog with a pom pom nose and google eyes.

Make Your Own Book Hedgehog

December 14 at 3:30 pm

Cartoon tablet, laptop and cellphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor December 10, 2022

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A drawing of a knight on a green dragon and a cartoon chess board.

Chess Club Welcoming New Members

Tuesday Evenings at 6:00 pm

Purple dripping slime border with a jar of knocked over purple slime. A child’s hands with purple slime in them.

Slime!

Wednesday, December 7 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

A cartoon tablet, laptop and smart phone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor November 30, 2022

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A MEME image to accompany the news item.

What Do You Meme?

Tuesday, November 29 @ 4:00 pm.

December Mystery Book Discussion Selection

Tuesday, December 13 @ 6:00 pm.

A green cartoon T-Rex with a book.

Dinovember Book Bundles!

All month long for ages 5 - 11.

Cartoon tablet, laptop and cellphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor November 15, 2022

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An anime cartoon girl to accompany the news item.

Anime Trivia

Tuesday, November 15 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

A blonde toddler with toy dinosaurs and sensory sand all around them.

Dinovember: Sensory Sand

Tuesday, November 15, 10:30 - 11:30 am. Registration required!

Cartoon LEGO blocks to accompany the new item.

Teen LEGO

Thursday, November 17 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Cartoon tablet, laptop and cellphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor November 5, 2022

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Cartoon controler accompanied by the news text.

Wii Gaming for Teens!

Thursday, November 3 @ 3:30 pm.

Art Exhibit: Maine by Erin Shaughnessy

On view during the library’s open hours

A blue gravestone and then a blue spider web border around it.

Teen Horror Bundles

Terrifying Treats Await

Cartoon silhouette of Alfred Hitchcock.

Alfred Hitchcock Master of Suspense

Saturday, November 5 from 10:30 - 11:30 am. Registration required!

Cartoon tablet, laptop and cellphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor October 22, 2022

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Booked for lunch stack of books logo with the book cover.

November Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, November 28 at noon: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman.

Manga teens.

Manga Club

Tuesday, November 1 for teens ages 12 - 18.

Tween club flyer to accompany the news item.

Tween Club!

Wednesday, October 26, 3:30 - 5:30 pm. Ages 10-13.

Mystery group LOGO and the book cover image.

November Mystery Book Discussion Selection

Tuesday, November 15 @ 6:00 pm

A cartoon tablet, laptop and smart phone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor October 17, 2022

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Disaster Preparedness bingo text.

Disaster Preparedness Bingo!

Saturday, October 22 @ 10:30 am

Survey text on a pinkish purple backdrop.

Help us plan the future of library service!

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/APL2022

Superfight information with a black and white lightning bolt.

Teen Game Afternoon: Superfight!

Monday, October 17 at 3:30 pm.

Candy Land.

Life-Sized Candy Land

Thursday, October 20 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm (drop-in)

Cartoonish book with flowers, a broom, a dragon, and a wand.

A little magic this October!

Book display, quizzes, and crafts

Cartoon laptop, tablet, and cell phone.

PC Doctor October 11, 2022

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Fake bats flying off.

Spooky Bundles!

October 1 - 28! All ages. Click to request one today!

Cartoon teens to help advertise the event.

Teen Hangouts!

Thursday, October 13 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Zombie barbie.

Zombie Barbies!

Teen crafternoon, Wednesday, October 12 at 4:00 pm

Creepy shadowy hand with a white foggy backdrop.

Safe Ghost Hunting with Diane DiPietro

Thursday, October 13 @ 6:00 pm. Registration Required!

Tiny pumpkin with a paint brush painting a spot on it.

Tiny Pumpkin Show!

Program: 10/5, 3:30 - 4:30 pm. Tiny Pumpkin Gallery: 10/17 - 11/10.

Comic art to accompany the comic fest information.

Comic Book Fest!

Saturday, October 1 from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm at the Athol Town Hall and Athol Public Library

A cartoon tablet, laptop and smart phone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor October 1, 2022

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Book cover and the booked for lunch logo of stacked books.

October Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, October 24th at noon: The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb

Isabella Stewart Gardner in a black dress.

Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Isabella!

Thursday, October 6 @ 6:00 pm

Manga Club

Tuesday, October 4 @ 3:30 pm

Hunter the dog.

Paws to Read!

Tuesday, September 27, 4:00 - 5:00 pm. Grades K-12.

Monarch on a purple flower.

Learn About the Library’s Monarch Way Station

Wednesday, September 28 @ 6:00 pm

Pickled veggies.

Pickling the Harvest

Thursday, September 22 at 6:30 pm

Cartoon tweens having fun.

Tween Club!

Wednesday, September 28, 3:30 - 4:30 pm

image to accomplay news with the same text as the title of this news article.

Laid Back Library Party!

September 17 from 10:00 - 2:00 pm

Blurred out book cover with text next to it of a torn page and cartoon book saying Banned Books Week Bingo.

Banned Book BINGO

Monday, September 19 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Fall leaf border with the library hours in the center of the square.

Saturdays Return!

Starting September 10th, 9:30 - 1:00 pm

Cover image of the book with the Mystery Discussion detective logo.

October Mystery Book Discussion Selection

Tuesday, October 11 @ 6:00 pm

Teen Crafternoons flyer to accompany the news item.

Teen Crafternoon: Duct Tape Crafts

Wednesday, September 14 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Caterpillar to accompany the news item.

Caterpillar Lab!

Saturday, September 17 from 10:00 - 2:00 pm.

Cartoon tablet, laptop, and smart phone.

PC Doctor September 8, 2022

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Betty with a container plant.

Wrapping Up Your Garden!

Thursday, September 15 @ 6:00 pm.

Cartoon girl painting a giant red orange dot.

International Dot Day

Thursday, September 15, 3:30 - 4:30 pm. For ages 7-11.

Cover of the book the Henna Artist and the Booked for Lunch Logo

September Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, September 26 at noon: The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi

Cartoon of an old fashioned cart trunk with cartoon letters saying Junk in the Trunk and a QR code to scan to apply to be a vendor on the right side..

Junk in the Trunk!

Saturday, September 17

A cat grass house made of sponges.

Make a Little Grass House!

Tuesday, September 13 @ 4:30 pm.

Cartoon teens hanging out.

Teen Hangout!

New club just for teens!

A journal drawing iwth some hands drawing in the notebook.

Workshop: Nature Journaling for Everyone!

Saturday, September 10 at 10:00 am at the Alan E. Rich Park

Row cover over plants to accompany the news item.

Love Your Garden Longer

Thursday, September 8 @ 6:30 pm

Cartoon controller and program information.

Wii Gaming for Teens

Thursday, September 15 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.

Cartoon image of a tablet, laptop, and smart phone.

PC Doctor August 26, 2022

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Many fun buttons to accompany the news item.

Drop In Button Making!

Thursday, September 1 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm

Manga teens with colorful hair.

Manga Book Club

Tuesday, September 6 @ 3:30 pm

Patron reading a newspaper at the library.

Read the Newspaper at Your Library!

Print and online editions available

Purple African Violet.

What’s Wrong with My Houseplant?

Presented by Bonnie Power, Master Gardener Thursday, September 1 at 6:30 pm

Cartoon tablet, laptop and smart phone.

PC Doctor August 16, 2022

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Mystery group logo with a siloutte of a detective with a stack of books and the cover image of the book.

September Mystery Discussion Selection

Tuesday, September 13 @ 6:00 pm

Cartoon boy with a real dog named Hunter.

Paws to Read!

Thursday, August 25 4:30 - 5:30 pm. Grades K-12.

Cartoon Tweens.

Tween Club!

Wednesday, August 24 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Boston Globe logo with a bright blue back drop.

Newspapers Online!

Digital Boston Globe and New York Times free with your library card

Cartoon tablet, laptop, and smart phone.

PC Doctor August 9, 2022

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A book with a mug next to it with the Booked For Lunch Logo of a cartoon book s tack.

What Have You Been Reading?

Monday, August 22 @ Noon.

Cartoon images of badges and badge making in mint green bubble letters in the center.

Badge Making!

Friday, August 12, 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Ages 5 - 11.

Pixelated cat image that is yellow and the program information already within the text of this page.

Pixel Art for Teens!

Wednesday, August 10 @ 3:30 pm. Registration is required!

proquest logo

Heritage Quest Online

Did you know the Athol Library provides access to Heritage Quest Online?

A border of twigs, petals, a leaf, scissors, glue and crayons with a paper plate in the center with bubble letters saying Nature process art.

Nature Process Art for Littles

Thursday, August 4, 10:30 - 11:30 am. Ages 0 - 5. Registration is required!

Cartoon tablet, laptop, and smart phone.

PC Doctor July 29, 2022

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Manga teens to accompany the news item.

Teen Manga Book Club

Tuesday, August 2 @ 3:30 pm

Cartoon image of tweens with bubbles and a rainbow and flowers made with chalk.

Tween Club

Wednesday, July 27, 3:30-4:30 pm. Ages 10-13.

Cartoon tablet, laptop, and smartphone to accompany the news item.

PC Doctor July 22, 2022

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cartoon pokeball and the family game cards agains humaninty to accompany the news item.

Teen Programs the week of July 18 - 22nd!

Registration is required for some events. Please click the link to register.

A wizard with a light brown beard and a purple hat and outfit.

Impromptu Magic with Ed the Wizard

Monday, July 25, 2:30 - 3:30 pm. Registration Required.

Red, black and tan moth.

Moth Ball!

July 19 @ 8:30 pm

Garden gnome with a shovel and flowers in front of a real tree on the trail.

Library Day at the Gnome Trails

Saturday, July 16 @ 10:00 am

A Tie dye rainbow swirl and a lightbulb with a brain used to advertise the two separate teen events.

Teen Programs the week of July 13 - 17th!

Registration is required for some events. Please click the link to register.

Cartoon red book with the name of the club in the image.

Teen Club: Book To Art!

Monday, July 18 @ 3:30 pm

The top is manga book club teens and the bottom part is s’mores lab with cartoon marshamallows witha microwave and chocoalte.

Teen Programs the week of July 5 - 8th!

Registration is required for some events. Please click the link to register.

Four colorful puppets around a smiling woman with dark hair.

Children’s Puppet Story Time

Thursday, July 7, 3:00 - 3:30 pm for ages 3 - 11. Registration Required.

A cartoon laptop computer, tablet, and a smart phone.

PC Doctor July 5, 2022

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Image of a man in a brown ranger hat wearing large brown gloves and holding a large lizard.

Animal World Experience

Thursday, July 21, 10:30 - 11:30 am for all ages. Registration Encouraged.

Tween club flyer to accompany the news item.

Tween Club!

Wednesday, June 29, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

A book shelf with a cat hiding behind the books with text library hide and seek.

Teen Summer Reading Kickoff

Library Hide and Seek on Wednesday, June 22, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

PC Doctor June 28, 2022

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Stack of books, trail mix, and crayons surrounding the text summer reading kickoff.

Kids’ Summer Reading Kickoff!

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 for children ages 0-11 and their families

A blue dragonfly to accompany the news item.

Dragonflies!

Tuesday, June 21 @ 6:30 pm

PC Doctor June 13, 2022

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A google eye gnome with grass for hair made of pantyhose and dirt with text grassy garden gnome.

Grassy Garden Gnomes

Tuesday, June 28, 10:30 - 11:30 am for ages 5 - 11.

Eco-Friendly, Natural Pest Management

Monday, June 13 @ 6:00 pm

Teen Skills Starter Totes

Kits are designed especially for youth ages 12 -18.

Cartoon image of insects with bubble letters that say Insect Safari to accompany the news item.

Insect Safari with Professor Bugman!

Thursday, June 23, 10:30 - 11:30 am at the Alan E. Rich Environmental Park

PC Doctor June 6, 2022

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Image of Diane to accompany the news item.

Palmistry with Diane DiPietro

Thursday, June 9 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm. Registration required!

PC Doctor June 3, 2022

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June Mystery Discussion Selection

Coffin Road by Peter May on Tuesday, June 14 @ 6:00 pm

Teen Crafternoons in bubble letters and colorful crafty cartoon glue, scissors and paint.

Crafternoons!

Wednesday, June 8 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

Cartoony text, hello summer overlaying a watermelon slice.

Summer Library Hours

The Athol Public Library will resume summer hours beginning on Friday, May 27.

Cartoon teddy bear next to cartoon bubble words that say Preschool for teens to accompany the news information.

Preschool for Teens!

Thursday, May 26 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Tween Club!

Wednesday, May 25, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

PC Doctor May 23, 2022

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Tiny Art show flyer

Tiny Art Show

On display through May 21

Cartoon game controller with Super Smash Brothers cartoon writing to accompany the news item.

Wii Gaming for Teens

Thursday, May 19, 3:30 pm

Pizza garden written out cartoony with cartoon vegtables to be decorative for the news item.

Family Pizza Gardens

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

PC Doctor May 16, 2022

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Butterfly Program decorative

Local Butterflies & Planting to Attract Them

Thursday, May 12 from 6:30 - 7:30 pm

PC Doctor May 9, 2022

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Garden Bundles News Item decorative

Garden Bundles!

May 2 - 27, 2022! Seed packet included!

Seed Bombs written out cartoony with cartoon flowers and images of actual seed bombs to decorate for the news item.

Seed Bombs

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Teen Crafternoons flyer to accompany the news item.

Crafternoons!

Wednesday, May 11 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

Worm Composting news decorative.

Learn about Vermicomposting!

Saturday, May 7 @ 11:00 am

PC Doctor May 5, 2022

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ATAC Bake Sale info. to accompany news item.

ATAC Bake Sale

May 3, 4, 5 from 3:00 - 5:00 pm

Book Cover

Book Launch with J.A. McIntosh

Saturday, April 30 @ 10:30 am

May Booked for Lunch Selection

Monday, May 23 at noon: That Summer by Jennifer Weiner

PC Doctor April 25, 2022

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Book To Art

Mondays, May 16, July 18, and September 19 at 3:30 pm

Tween Club!

Wednesday, April 27, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

From Book to Movie Bundles!

Request yours April 1-30, 2022.

Attracting Native Pollinators

Tuesday, April 19 @ 6:30 pm

PC Doctor April 19, 2022

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Teen April Vacation Events

Tuesday, April 19 through Friday, April 22

Gus Goes Green

Thursday, April 21 at 11:00 am in the Athol Town Hall

May Mystery Discussion Selection

The Last Flight by Julie Clark on Tuesday, May 10 @ 6:00 pm.

Children’s April Vacation Week at the Library

Tuesday, April 19 through Friday, April 22

PC Doctor April 11, 2022

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Vote Now for the May Booked for Lunch Title

May’s theme is "Beach Reads"

Silent Reading Club!

Thursday, April 14 at 3:30 pm

Crafternoons!

Wednesday, April 13 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

How to Prepare for Climate Change

Wednesday, April 13 at 6:00 pm

National Library Week 2022 at the Athol Public Library

During National Library Week April 3-9, connect with your library!

Astrophotography Exhibit

Library Conference Room, April 2 - 30

Poet -Tree!

April is Poetry Month!

PC Doctor April 4, 2022

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April Booked For Lunch Selection

Monday, April 25 at noon: Good Citizens Need Not Fear by Maria Reva

Tiny Art Show

Make a Tiny Masterpiece

Vision Board Workshop with Robin B.

Saturday, April 2 at 10:00 am

Teen Reverse Charades!

Wednesday, April 6, at 3:30 pm

PC Doctor March 28, 2022

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Tween Club!

Wednesday, March 23, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Party

Thursday, March 24, 4:00-5:00, ages 7 -11 (younger siblings welcome)

PC Doctor March 21, 2022

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Free Streaming Videos from Kanopy

Sign in with your library card

Vote Now for the April Booked for Lunch Title

April’s theme is "Books set in Ukraine"

New England Museum Week

March 14 - 18th. Borrow a pass today!

March Booked For Lunch Selection

March 28 at noon: The French Exit by Patrick DeWitt

April Mystery Discussion Selection

The Cutting Season by Attica Locke on Tuesday, April 12 @ 6:00 pm.

Silent Reading Club!

New Club for Teens starting Thursday, March 17 at 3:30 pm

Paul Newman: Star of the Stage, Screen and Salad Dressing!

Thursday, March 17 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.

Teen Mario Party!

Wednesday, March 16 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm.

Living with Nature

Tuesday, March 15, 2022, 6:30 pm

PC Doctor March 7, 2022

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Crafternoons!

Wednesday, March 9 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

Stuffed Animal Slumber Party

Thursday, March 10, 4:00 - 5:00, ages 3 - 11

Pixel Art for Teens

March 3, 3:30 pm

PC Doctor February 28, 2022

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Used Book Sale!

Fill any bag for $1.00.

February Vacation in the Children’s Room

Tuesday, February 22 through Friday, February 25

Teen February Vacation Events

Tuesday February 22 through Friday, February 25

Tween Club!

Wednesday, February 23, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Vote Now for the March Booked for Lunch Title

March’s theme is "Book to Movie/TV Series Adaptations"

March Mystery Discussion Selection

Started Early, Took My Dog by Kate Atkinson on Tuesday, March 8 @ 6:00 pm

Family Puzzle Competition

Wednesday, February 23, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Wii Gaming: Super Smash Brothers

Wednesday, February 16, 3:30 pm

Valentine Special at the Book Sale

Fill a bag for one dollar!

February For Fiction Bundle!

Request yours February 1 - 28, 2022

PC Doctor February 14, 2022

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PC Doctor February 7, 2022

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Used Puzzle Sale

Just $1 each!

Local Birds in Winter

Tuesday, February 15, 6:30 pm

February Booked for Lunch Selection

February 28 at noon: The Library of Lost and Found by Phaedra Patrick

FREE Early Literacy App!

Footsteps2Brilliance: help your child excel at reading

PC Doctor January 24, 2022

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Music & Movement for Kids

Thursday, January 27 from 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm For ages 0 - 5.

Tween Club Superfight!

Wednesday, January 26, at 3:30 pm

Teen Game Afternoon: Exploding Kittens

Wednesday, January 19, 3:30 pm

Gnome Hunt!

Free and open to ages 11 through 20.

Vote Now for the February Booked for Lunch Title

February’s theme is "Libraries and Librarians".

February Mystery Discussion Selection

The River by Peter Heller on Tuesday, February 8 @ 6:00 pm

PC Doctor January 13, 2022

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Sensory Snow!

Thursday, January 13, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm for ages 5 and under

Crafternoons!

Wednesday, January 12 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

Superfight! The Game of Absurd Arguments (for kids)

Monday, January 10, 1:30 - 2:30. Best for ages 7 - 11.

OTAKU Tuesdays!

Tuesday, January 11 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

Sensational Seeds

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.

Teen Bring Your Own Book Club!

Monday, January 10 at 3:30 pm

PC Doctor January 3, 2022

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January Booked For Lunch Selection

January 24 at noon: The Beantown Girls by Jane Healey.

Baby & Toddler Time

Starting January 7, 2022, Fridays from 11:00 - 11:45 am

Holiday Hours!

Closed Friday, December 31, 2021 and Saturday January 1, 2022.

Drop in Button Making For Teens

Wednesday, December 29, 3:30 pm

January Mystery Book Discussion Selection

Standing In Another Man’s Grave by Ian Rankin on Tuesday, January 11, 2022 @ 6:00 pm

Story Time Break

Starting December 22, 2021

Tween Club Movie Showing!

Wednesday December 22 at 3:30 pm. No need to register.

Family Activity Packs!

Now through December 30, 2021

PC Doctor December 20, 2021

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Exhibit at the Library

Now through January 15, 2022

Vote Today for January Booked For Lunch Title

The Booked for Lunch theme for January is "Strong Female Protagonist."

Teen Game Afternoon!

Thursday, December 16, 3:30 pm in the Teen Space.

Everyone Has a Story - What’s Yours?

Thursday, December 16 at 6:00 pm.

OTAKU Tuesdays!

Tuesday, December 14 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

PC Doctor December 13, 2021

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Accessories Sale - This Saturday!

December 11, 2021 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

LEGO Club!

Every Monday for ages 5 - 11.

PC Doctor December 6, 2021

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Do It Yourself Seashell Snowman Ornament Kits

Grab yours starting today! While they last! Limit: one per person or family group.

Books for the Holidays

Find the perfect holiday story to cozy up with this season

PC Doctor December 1, 2021

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Accessories Sale!

The Friends of the Library Accessories sale is back on December 11

December Booked For Lunch Selection

December 27 at noon: Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen.

Bing Crosby: King of the Christmas Crooners!

Thursday, December 9, 2021 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm. Registration required!

Music & Movement for Kids

Thursday, December 9 from 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm For ages 0 - 6.

Crafternoons!

Wednesday, December 8 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

Gift Making Bundles!

Starting November 29, 2021!

PC Doctor November 18, 2021

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Tween Club: Slime!

Wednesday, November 24 at 3:30 pm

Family Activity Packs!

Family activity packs available November 17 - December 30!

Paws to Read!

Tuesday, November 30. Registration is required!

Booked For Lunch December

Help us choose the next book to discuss!

December Mystery Discussion!

The Poacher’s Son by Paul Doiron on December 14 @ 6:00 pm

Dinovember Story Time!

Thursday, November 18 at 4:30 p.m. Registration is required!

Teen Movie: Spider-Man: Far From Home

Monday, November 15, 2021 at 3:30 pm

Children’s Movie: Raya and the Last Dragon

Monday, November 15, from 1:00 - 3:00 pm.

PC Doctor November 15, 2021

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Crafternoons!

Wednesday, November 10 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

OTAKU Tuesdays!

Tuesday, November 9 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space

PC Doctor November 2, 2021

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Booked For Lunch November Selection

November 22 at noon: The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates.

Dorothy Johnson Reading and Book Signing

Tuesday, November 16 at 6:30 pm.

New Story Walk Day!

Second Tuesday of the month, from 9:30 am - 7:45 pm.

PC Doctor October 25, 2021

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Tween Club!

Wednesday, October 27 at 3:30 pm

Spooky Bash!

Thursday, October 28th from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

FREE UMass Fine Arts Center Tickets!

Athol Library Selected to Participate Once Again

PC Doctor October 18, 2021

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Teen Movie Showing: Coraline

Wednesday, October 20 at 3:30 pm

Tricks & Treats in the Children’s Room!

Friday, October 29, 3:30 - 4:30. Registration required!

Teen Bring Your Own Book Club!

Monday, October 18th at 3:30 pm

PC Doctor October 13, 2021

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In Person LEGO Club is Back!

Mondays, 3:30 - 4:30 for children ages 5 - 11. Registration required!

November Mystery Book Discussion!

Midnight At The Bright Ideas Bookstore by Matthew Sullivan on Tuesday, 11/9/21 @ 6:00 pm

Native Americans of New England: History, Colonial Legacies, and Survival

Wednesday, October 20 at 6:30 p.m. with Professor Christoph Strobel

PC Doctor October 4, 2021

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Teen club: OTAKU Tuesdays!

Tuesday, October 12 at 3:30 pm

Teen Crafternoons!

Wednesday, October 13th at 3:30 pm in the teen space.

Spooky Bundles Coming Soon!

Request one October 1 - 29, 2021

Booked for Lunch October Selection

The Gifted School by Bruce Holsinger, Monday, October 25 at Noon.

Story Time is back on October 6th!

Every Wednesday at 10:30 am.

Professor Bugman Hands-On Learning Adventure!

Thursday, October 14 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration required!

Fine Arts Center: Kronos Quartet: Fifty For the Future!

Free ONLINE tickets (4) up for grabs by Friday, September 24, 2021.

Books Unite Us!

Celebrate Your Freedom to Read September 26 - October 2 at the Athol Public Library

What is Witchcraft? with Diane DiPietro

Thursday, October 7, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. Registration required!

Fine Free!

The Athol Public Library is now fine FREE!

Paws to Read!

Tuesday, October 19. Registration is required!

Booked For Lunch!

September 27, 2021 at Noon we will be discussing The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline

October Mystery Book Discussion!

We will be discussing One By One by Ruth Ware Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 14, 2021

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Teen Movie: The Princess Bride!

Friday, September 17 at 3:30 pm in the Teen Space.

Children’s Movie Showing: Trolls World Tour!

Thursday, September 23 at 3:30 p.m.

Making a Mystery Event

Tuesday, September 14th at 7:00 p.m. Registration required!

TWEEN CLUB!

Wednesday, September 22 at 3:30 p.m. For ages 10 - 13.

Paws to Read!

Thursday, September 16. Registration is required!

Knit Wits!

Wednesdays from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. in the library conference room.

PC Doctor September 8, 2021

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New Library Hours!

Beginning the week of September 7 Fridays and Saturdays are back!

Learn About Saving Seeds!

Saturday, September 11 at 10:30 a.m. Registration required.

Booked For Lunch September Selection

The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline, Monday, September 27 at Noon.

PC Doctor August 30, 2021

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New Teen Clubs!

Starting in September!

PC Doctor August 23, 2021

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Grand Prize Raffle Ends Friday!

Friday, August 20, 2021.

PC Doctor August 17, 2021

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Making a Mystery

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. Registration required!

Paws to Read

Thursday, August 26. Registration is required!

PC Doctor August 9, 2021

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Button Making in the Teen Space!

Drop in on Wednesday, 8/11/21 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 3, 2021

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Library Mini Golf Indoors!

Friday, August 13 from 2:00pm – 5:30pm.

Doodle Days!

Wednesday, 8/4/21 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Registration required!

PC Doctor July 27, 2021

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Pet First Aid!

Tuesday, 10 August from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Unicorns: Break the Cage from Talewise

Thursday, August 5, 2:00 p.m. Registration is required!

Making Slime Teen Summer Reading Program

Wednesday, July 28 at 3:30 p.m. Registration is required!

PC Doctor July 19, 2021

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Graphic Novel Book Club for Teens!

Monday, July 26th at 3:30 p.m.

Learn to Make Dog Treats with Carla

Tuesday, July 27 6:00 – 7:30p.m. Registration required!

PC Doctor July 12, 2021

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Paws to Read

Tuesday, August 10, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm. Registration is required!

K-9 Program Postponed!

Thursday, July 15 @ 6:00.

Pixel Art for Teens

Wednesday, July 14 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required!

PC Doctor July 7, 2021

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LEGO in the Park

Date: July 19, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm. For ages 6 - 11. Registration is required!

Fairy Houses with Nina

Thursday, July 15, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm. For ages 6 - 11. Registration is required!

Doodle Days!

Wednesday July 7th at 3:30 p.m.

Pet Show & Tell

Tuesday, August 3 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. via Zoom. Registration is required!

Fossils Rock

Tuesday, July 20th via Zoom at 7:00 p.m. Registration is required!

Life Size Candy Land

Friday, July 9, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

PC Doctor June 28, 2021

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Library CLOSED Monday, July 5, 2021

In Observance of Independence Day

Read and Win!

Earn hourly prizes as you log your reading

Teen Graphic Novel Book Club

Monday, June 28 from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Registration is not necessary.

Anime Bingo!

Wednesday, June 30 from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. Registration required!

Introducing Boredom Buster Bags

Brand New Activity Bundles for Teens

PC Doctor June 21, 2021

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What Does a K9 Officer Do?

Thursday, July 8, 2021 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM In the Library Park

Henry the Juggler

Monday, June 28, 10:30 am – 11:15 am Outdoors. Registration required!

Tie-Dye

Wednesday, June 23 from 3:00pm – 4:30pm. (Bring your own shirt)

Tails and Tales Bundles!

June 21 - August 19, 2021!

Animal World Experience

Thursday, June 24 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Registration is required!

PC Doctor June 14, 2021

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Friends’ Big Book Give-Away!

Part of our big Summer Reading Kick-Off! Friday, June 18, from 11:00 - 1:00

Summer Reading Kick-Off Event!

Friday, June 18 from 11:00 - 1:00 p.m. in the park by the library!

PC Doctor June 8, 2021

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What Are You Reading This Summer?

Mark your calendar now for August 23, 2021.

Story Time is Back and In Person starting June 2!

Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. and most Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor June 1, 2021

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Library CLOSED Monday, May 31, 2021

The library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day

Did you know that the Athol Public Library lends passes to area museums and attractions?

Patrons 18 and older with library accounts in good standing may borrow them!

Thank You!

We have a wonderful Friends of the Library group.

PC Doctor May 24, 2021

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Doodle Days

Teen Chalk Art in the Park

Bookmark Contest Winners!

Thank you to everyone who submitted a design.

PC Doctor May 17, 2021

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Artists’ Talk Tuesday, May 18 @ 7:00

Vital.Vibrant.Visible: Local Indigenous Identity Through Portraiture

New Teen Take Home Kit

Safety Pin Bracelet

Celebrate AAPI Heritage Month with the Children’s Room!

May is Asian American/Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month!

PC Doctor May 10, 2021

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Children’s Summer Reading Program Survey

We are so excited for our upcoming summer reading program!

PC Doctor May 4, 2021

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Star Wars Scavenger Hunt

May the fourth be with you!

Star Wars Quiz

May the Fourth Be With You

Virtual Family Craft Night

Wednesday, May 12 at 7pm on Zoom

Do It Yourself Zen Garden Mindfulness Kits for Adults!

Limited number of kits. Request yours starting May 1, 2021.

Vital.Vibrant.Visible: Local Indigenous Identity Through Portraiture

An online presentation to accompany the exhibit currently on view in the Conference Room.

Travel Bundles!

Start requesting yours May 3, 2021.

Ongoing Art Exhibit

Wood carvings and woven baskets by Gary Porter.

A Tasty Appetizer from the Past: Pounded Cheese!

Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 27 at 6:30 via Zoom.

PC Doctor April 26, 2021

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Our New Website!

Going live on April 22nd!

PC Doctor April 20, 2021

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Friends Annual Meeting and Program!

Tuesday, April 20 @ 7:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Library Egg Hunt!

April 20 - 22, 2021. All ages.

Virtual Mystery Discussion

May 11, 2021 6:00 PM via Zoom.

PC Doctor April 12, 2021

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Make Pounded Cheese

Tuesday, April 27 at 6:30 via Zoom

Biblio’s Book Awards: Which Books Will Win?

Voting ends Sunday, April 11, 2021.

Poetry Essentials!

New Teen Take Home Kit

2021 Bookmark Contest Courtesy of 1980!

You can download and print the form on our website or pick up a hard copy at the library!

PC Doctor April 5, 2021

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National Library Week!

April 4 - 10, 2021

Story Time on Thursday Afternoons!

Wenesdays at 10:30 a.m. and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.

Poet -Tree!

April is Poetry month!

The Pigeon Needs a Bath! Story Time!

Wednesday, March 31 @ 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. via Zoom.

Gardening Bundles!

April 1 - 29, 2021! Get a free seed packet with each bundle!

PC Doctor March 29, 2021

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Virtual Craft Night!

Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Do you love magazines?

CW MARS just added over 3000 emagazines!

Boredom Buster Jars

New Teen Take Home Available

PC Doctor March 23, 2021

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Story Time!

Join us on Zoom for Story Time to read two fun books about meeting in the middle!

Know what’s new in our library the minute it arrives!

Get the scoop delivered directly to your inbox with Wowbrary.

Job Fair in a Bag!

Stop by for yours today!

PC Doctor March 15, 2021

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Story Time Live: Positivity

Wednesday, March 17, at 10:30 am AND 11:30 am

Virtual Mystery Discussion

Tuesday, April 13th at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom.

Learn about Astrophotography!

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 7:00

PC Doctor March 8, 2021

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Story Time Live: Names

Wednesday, March 10, at 10:30 am AND 11:30 am

Don Gateau, the Three-Legged Cat of Seborga

Thursday, March 18, at 4:00 p.m.

Introducing Biblio’s Book Awards!

Biblio, the library wizard, is looking for nominations for the library’s first ever Biblio’s Book Awards.

PC Doctor March 1, 2021

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Read the Rainbow

Read and Win!

New Kids’ Take-Home Kit: Shrinky Dinks Magnets

Go to the Children’s page to request one today!

Spring Bundles!

March 1 - 29, 2021!

Story Time Live: Wolves!

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 via Zoom at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.

PC Doctor February 22, 2021

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New Kids’ Take Home Kit!

Stop by the Children’s Library to pick one up!

Virtual Mystery Discussion: The K Team by David Rosenfelt

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 6:00p.m. via Zoom.

Library CLOSED Monday, February 15, 2021

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

PC Doctor February 10, 2021

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Family Activity Packs!

Looking for something to do during school vacation or on a lazy weekend? The library has you covered!

Kindness Cards!

Help the library spread kindness and joy in our community by creating a card for a stranger!

Booked for Lunch Virtual Book Discussion!

Monday, February 22, 2021 at noon. Please register via Zoom.

Library Closing at 2:00 p.m. today!

Due to the Winter Storm Warning!

PC Doctor February 1, 2021

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Feel Good February!

All age activities and events throughout the month of February!

Blind Date with a Book!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

New Beanstack Challenge!

Black History Month

Romance Bundles!

Explore this popular fiction genre. Available February 1 - 25, 2021!

PC Doctor January 25, 2021

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New Materials January 22, 2021

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

#WinterRead2021 Update!

How to use your tickets for prize drawings

PC Doctor January 19, 2021

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Library CLOSED Monday, January 18, 2021.

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January is Puzzle Month!

New puzzles just added to our collection – Borrow one today!

Virtual Mystery Discussion: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn.

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom.

PC Doctor January 11, 2021

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Make a Sock Snowman!

New Teen Take Home Kits Available

New Materials January 6, 2021!

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Virtual Booked For Lunch & Book Dragons Special Discussion!

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. via Zoom! For Teens and Adults!

Live Story Times on Zoom with Sarah!

Starting January 6, 2021!

New Materials December 30, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Year’s Holiday Hours!

Open, 12/31/2020 from 9:30 - 2:00 p.m. and Closed, 1/1/2021.

Winter Painting Contest Voting!

Click the image to vote! Voting ends January 12, 2021.

Mystery Bundles!

Explore this popular fiction genre. Available January 4 - 28, 2021!

PC Doctor December 28, 2020!

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

PC Doctor December 23, 2020

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Holiday Hours!

Closed Thursday, December 24, and Friday, December 25.

New Materials December 18, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Live Virtual Story Time!

Starting January 6, 2021 at 10:30 a.m.

January Mystery Book Discussion!

We will be discussing If She Wakes by Michael Koryta. January 12, 2021 via Zoom!

PC Doctor December 14, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

New Materials December 10, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Children’s Materials December 10, 2020!

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Teen Take Home Kit!

Paint Pour Ornament.

Winter Scene Painting Contest!

Email entries due to the children’s librarian by December 28, 2020!

PC Doctor December 7, 2020

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New Materials December 2, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Introducing BiblioBox!

Free Teen Subscription Box.

PC Doctor November 30, 2020

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Gift Making Bundles are Available!

Now through December 31, 2020!

PC Doctor November 23, 2020

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Athol Public Library Holiday Hours!

We are closed Thursday and Friday in observance of Thanksgiving!

New Materials November 19, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

December Mystery Book Discussion!

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom!

New Teen Virtual Programs!

Among Us and More!

PC Doctor November 17, 2020

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Creative Crafting Returns!

Wednesday, December 9 at 7:00 pm on Zoom.

Make Your Own Book Hedgehog!

New Teen Take Home Kit Available.

PC Doctor November 9, 2020

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Library CLOSED Wednesday, November 11, 2020!

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

PC Doctor November 3, 2020

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New Materials November 4, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Booked for Lunch is Reading a Mystery!

Monday, November 23, 2020 at noon. Please register online via Zoom.

Virtual LEGO Club!

Monday, November 2, 2020! Registration required via Zoom.

PC Doctor October 27, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Cookbook Bundles!

Available November 1, 2020!

The Candy Finals are Here!

People’s Candy Choice Final Round

New Children’s Materials October 26, 2020!

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials October 23, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Vote for Your Favorite Pumpkin!

Now through October 31, 2020.

Candy Semifinals are Here!

People’s Candy Choice Final Round

New Story Walk Date!

Mondays at 9:30.

PC Doctor October 19, 2020

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The Athol Public Library to Re-open!

Beginning October 19. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 – 6:00.

New Take Home Kits Available!

Stress Balls and Paper Pumpkins.

PC Doctor October 14, 2020

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Book Bites!

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 please register via Zoom!

Round 3 of People’s Candy Choice!

Help your favorite candies win by October 9, 2020.

New Materials October 6, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Booked for Lunch Virtual Book Discussion!

Monday, October 26 at noon. Please register via Zoom.

PC Doctor October 5, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Friends of the Athol Public Library to Offer FREE Books and More!

Repeat Performance of Book Bag Give-a-Way! Under the Portico! On Wednesday, October 7, from 5:00 – 6:00.

Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Email entries to the Children’s Librarian by October 20th.

Round 2 of People’s Candy Choice!

Cast your vote for your favorite candy!

PC Doctor September 28, 2020

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Spooky Bundles!

Our first Adult book bundles available October 1.

More Children’s Beanstack Reading Challenges!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten and Bookworms Reading Challenges.

Read Woke Challenge!

Simply fill out our Read Woke Book Bundle Request and we’ll pick books for you.

New Materials September 22, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor September 21, 2020

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People’s Candy Choice Round 1!

Help your favorite candy win!

Fall Into Reading!

New Teen Reading Challenge.

Virtual LEGO Club!

Monday, September 21, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. Registration required via Zoom.

New Children’s Materials September 16, 2020!

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials September 15, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor September 14, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Booked for Lunch Virtual Book Discussion!

Monday, September 28 at Noon on Zoom. Registration required!

PC Doctor September 9, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Photocopies and Faxes!

Again available at the Athol Public Library.

Celebrate Summer Reading!

Thursday, September 3, 2020 @ 4:00 p.m.

New Materials September 3, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor August 31, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Story Walk at the Miller’s River Park is Back!!

Every Friday morning from 9:30-12:30.

Request Magazines for Curbside Pick-up!

Do you love magazines? Give us a call and request a few for curbside pick-up!

New Materials August 25, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor August 24, 2020

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Summer Readers! Prize Drawings Happening Soon!

Be sure to use all your raffle tickets.

New Materials August 24, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials August 21, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Virtual LEGO Club!

Monday, August 24, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. Please register using our google form.

New Materials August 19, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials August 17, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Teen Take Home Kits Available!

New take home kits, craft tutorials, and book bundles for teens!

PC Doctor August 17, 2020

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August Virtual Booked for Lunch!

Monday, August 24 at Noon. Registration is required!

NEW: Live Chat with a Librarian!

A new feature on our website to connect with us.

PC Doctor August 10, 2020

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Learn & Play: Grow a Rainbow!

Robin B. teaches us about ROY G. BIV in a new video.

Virtual LEGO Club!

Monday, August 10th at 3:30 p.m. Please register using our google form.

PC Doctor August 3, 2020

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Friends of the Athol Public Library to Offer FREE Books and More!

Under the Portico on Wednesday, August 5, from 4:00 – 6:00.

PC Doctor July 27, 2020

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Virtual LEGO Club!

Monday, July 27 at 3:30 p.m. Please register using our google form.

Pokko and the Drum Story Time!

The latest virtual Story Time from the Children’s Library.

PC Doctor July 20, 2020

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Learn How to Make Your Own Beaded Gecko!

Follow along in this video with Emily.

PC Doctor July 13, 2020

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Take Home Activity Kits for Kids!

The Children’s Room has put together these super fun activity kits for summer!

Kids’ Virtual LEGO Club!

Monday, Jul 13, 2020 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM. Please register using our google form.

Teen Take Home Kits and Book Bundles are Here!

The library staff is excited to announce that special take home materials are now available for teens!

PC Doctor July 6, 2020

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Outdoor Laptop Access!

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 - 12:00.

Summer Reading Basics!

Here is a quick overview of our 2020 virtual Summer Reading Program. Registration is open for all ages.

Transform Your Summer!

June 29 to August 21, 2020

PC Doctor June 29, 2020

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New Materials June 24,2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor June 22, 2020

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PC Doctor June 16, 2020

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Story Time with Sarah: The Breaking News!

The latest Virtual Story from the Children’s Library.

June Virtual Booked For Lunch!

Monday, June 22, 2020 @ Noon.

Never Had a Library Card? You Can Get One Now!

Remote library card application now available via our website and catalog

PC Doctor June 8, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Requesting Books for Curbside Pick-up:

How can I tell if the item I want is on the shelf today?

MINDFULNESS – Learning Stress Release Techniques To Deal With The Stress Of Life!

A Zoom program offered by our friends at the Blackstone Public Library. Monday June 15, 2020, 6:30 pm.

PC Doctor June 2, 2020

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Watch Movies Together Even While You Are Apart!

 Looking for a new way to connect with friends and family who are far away?

Legends and Lore!

Looking for something to read?

Daniel Radcliffe and friends read you Harry Potter!

A fun online reading of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

Learn & Play: Crumpled Paper Art!

Story-time and crafts go together like PB & J!

Intro to Invasive Plants in Our Area!

June 4th at 4:00 - Online Event.

Wills and Trusts and Deeds, Oh My!

A Zoom program offered by our friends at the Blackstone Public Library. Monday, June 1 at 6:30 pm.

Learn How to Make One-Page Books!

Turn a single piece of paper into a miniature book.

June Virtual Book Club!

Join Robin Brz on Monday, June 22 at noon for a virtual discussion.

James and the Giant Peach!

Nothing on tv? Enjoy this 10 part reading of a wonderful book.

Our 2nd Virtual Creative Craft!

Learn how to make easy marbled paper with shaving cream.

GED and HiSet Help!

Free with your BPL ecard.

Learn a New Language!

Language learning from Mango is fun, easy, interactive and free through June 30!

PC Doctor May 18, 2020

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You are Invited to Virtual Trivia!

With our friends from Central MA Library Advocates

Virtual Story Time from the Children’s Room!

Our third virtual Story reading from our Children’s Librarian.

Family Fridays!

Provided by Footsteps2Brilliance.

Learn & Play: DIY Play Dough!

Our first learn and play video from the Children’s Room.

Teens: Taking Driver’s Ed This Spring?

Drivers’ Education and Tests Available From Our Website

PC Doctor May 11, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Introducing Lynda.com!

Another great resource using a Boston Public Library eCard.

Make Paper Beads with Robin and Emily!

Our first virtual creative craft.

Legal Resources You Can Access from Home!

Courtesy of our colleagues at the Boston Public Library

The Athol Public Library is Always Here for You!

We want our patrons to know we’re here for them and we want to help!

Just Glue Some Gears On It: 14 eBooks for Steampunk Lovers!

Our friends at the Boston Public Library have curated this reading list for you!

Home with Your Kids?

The Boston Children’s Museum has ideas for you!

Attend Virtual Library Programs!

From over 300 libraries across the state

Where in the World is Biblio?

A fun library activity for our patrons on our library Facebook page.

Take the 2020 Census!

School lunches. Plans for highways. Support for firefighters and families in need. Census results affect your community every day.

In Need of Some Excitement?

These reads will keep you on the edge of your seat!

Fun with Digital Escape Rooms!

From Our Library Colleagues in New Zealand

Call the paparazzi!

It’s time for some lush and dishy Red Carpet Reads!

PC Doctor April 27,2020

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Remember Me? by Corrine Demas

You can read the text online and print out a template so your child can illustrate the story themselves.

YA Horror Titles!

Are you interested in creepy stories?

Teaching Books!

Great reading resources for children and teens.

Tomorrow is Super Hero Saturday!

Celebrate National Library Week, April 19 - 25

Booked for Lunch is Going Virtual!

Monday, April 27, 2020 at noon.

Tomorrow is Book Face Friday!

Celebrate National Library Week, April 19 - 25

Tomorrow is Throwback Thursday!

Celebrate National Library Week, April 19 - 25

Harvard Forest!

They have developed a list of online resources for students, educators, and researchers.

Tomorrow is Water Wednesday!

Celebrate National Library Week, April 19 - 25

North Quabbin Chamber of Commerce.

Resources and Information from the NQCC.

Tomorrow is Team Tuesday!

Celebrate National Library Week, April 19 - 25

PC Doctor April 20, 2020

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Kids Ask Authors!

Listen here!

Tomorrow is Mindful Monday!

Celebrate National Library Week, April 19 - 25!

Sunday’s challenge: Shelfies!

Take a picture of your book and or DVD case!   Share it with us on social media and tag us @atholpubliclibrary

Do you know Hoopla?

All you need is a Boston Public Library ecard.

Athol Public Library Spirit Week!

Celebrate National Library Week 2020 with Us! April 19 - 25, 2020.

Introducing Authors Everywhere!

Their goal is to offer you some fun, some distraction, and a creative outlet for any feelings that might come up during this time.

Check out the Leventhal Map Center!

Yearning for Broader Horizons? See the vast collection of digitized maps.

Brand new YA eBooks and Digital Audiobooks!

YA titles have just been added to Overdrive and the Libby App.

Gale OneFile Gardening and Horticulture.

Looking for Gardening Advice?

Learn How To Make a Sock Bunny!

A how to video with Emily!

Introducing Britannica Fundamentals!

Another amazing online resource you can use for free!

PC Doctor April 13, 2020

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Our Second Virtual Story Time!

Sarah reads Hungry Jim by Laurel Snyder.

Online Museums, Zoos, and Aquariums!

Do you have cabin fever?  Here’s one way to "visit" some new places.

Make Your Own Tissue Paper Flowers!

A how to video with Emily!

Introducing TumbleBooks!

Another free online resource to use while the library is closed!

Ancestry.com Library Edition!

Have you signed up for your Boston Public Library ecard yet?

Gale.com Covid19 Access!

Gale.com is providing additional educational support for students and teachers (and parents!) during this pandemic.

Libby Read-alongs!

Looking for more story times for your young reader?

PC Doctor April 6, 2020

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Make Your Own Monster Bookmark!

A how to video with Emily!

Our First Ever Virtual Story Time!

Sarah reads Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins.

Try Audible.com!

Great news for audiobook lovers!

Gale in Context: High School

New resource for high schoolers working from home!

Introducing Miss Humblebee’s Academy!

A new learning resource for young children.

April is Poetry Month!

Listen to one short poem each day on The Slowdown, a podcast from American Public Media.

Storyline Online!

Families! Looking for some great new stories?

Live Story Time with Peter Reynolds!

At noon on facebook daily.

PC Doctor March 30, 2020

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A Great Libby Tutorial!

A video on how to use the Libby App while the library is closed!

Check out the Digital Commonwealth!

Access to thousands of images, documents, and sound recordings that have been digitized.

Need Help & Don’t Know Where To Turn?

Mass 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Looking for Tax Forms?

Everything you need on the IRS and MA DOR websites.

ProQuest’s HeritageQuest Online!

Curious about what the census looked like in decades past? 

PC Doctor March 23, 2020

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Thinking About a New Career?

This is a great time to check out Career Transitions.

Did you know you can access digital movies from our library catalog for free?

All you need is a cell phone number or your library card, and a device on which to watch.

Read Magazines and the Boston Globe!

Newspapers and magazines you can read online while the library is closed!

Footsteps2Brilliance!

Here is another reading resource you can use while the library is closed.

Libby app!

While the library is closed you can borrow fabulous digital books and audio via the Libby app!

Boston Public Library eCard!

You don’t have to be without reading material while we’re closed!

Athol Public Library Closed

Due to State of Emergency

All Public Programs Cancelled!

Monday, March 16, 2020 through Friday, March 27, 2020

Narcan Training Cancelled!

For more information, Please contact the Opioid Task Force at 413-775-7475

New Materials March 14, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor March 9, 2020

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Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Tuesday, March 17 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Midnight Society!

Friday, March 13, 2020 at 3:30 p.m.

New Materials March 3, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Feminism, Philosophy, and The Walking Dead

Tuesday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m.

This Week’s Craft Class: Birthday Cards!

Wednesday, 3/4 at 6:30 or Saturday, 3/7 at 10:30. Choose one!

PC Doctor March 2, 2020

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Creative Crafting for Adults: Paper Beads!

Wednesday, 4/8 at 6:30 p.m. or Saturday, 4/11 at 10:30 a.m. Choose one class.

Narcan Training Workshop by the Opioid Task Force.

Monday, March 16, 2020 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Booked for Lunch March Selection

An American Marriage by Tayari Jones. Monday, March 23 at Noon.

PC Doctor February 22, 2020

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New Materials February 18, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 18, 2020

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Library CLOSED Monday, February 17, 2020

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

Children’s Library February Vacation Week Events!

February 18 through February 21, 2020

DIY Bee Houses!

Friday, 2/21/20 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For Children ages 5 - 12.

Teen February Vacation Week Events!

February 18 through February 21, 2020

Junk Robots!

Wednesday, February 19 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Family Game Afternoon!

Tuesday, February 18 at 3:30 p.m. For: children, teens, and families!

PC Doctor February 10, 2020

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Anti Valentines Day Party!

Friday, February 14 at 3:30 p.m.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor February 3, 2020

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Intro to Minecraft!

Thursday, 2/20/20 from 3:30 - 5:00. For ages 7 - 12.

Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program!

Help Support the Friends of the Athol Public Library!

Creative Crafting for Adults: Birthday Cards!

Wednesday, 3/4 at 6:30 p.m. or Saturday, 3/7 at 10:30 a.m. Choose one class.

New Children’s Materials!

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Movie Showing: Princess Diaries!

Friday, February 7, 2020 @ 3:30 p.m.

Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Booked for Lunch February Selection

The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan. Monday, February 24, 2020 at Noon.

Logging in to Overdrive?

You will now need to use your library card number and your password or PIN.

Mystery Book Discussion: Bad Monkey by Carl Hiaasen

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor January 27, 2020

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New Materials January 23, 2020

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Movie Showing: Toy Story 4!

Wednesday, 1/29/20 from 1:00 - 2:40 p.m. All ages!

Craft Supply Swap!

Saturday, February 1 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM.

PC Doctor January 20, 2020

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Library CLOSED Monday, January 20, 2020.

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Wednesday, January 22 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

The Children’s Library is Hiring!

Want to join our team? We have an opening for a Children’s Room Page.

Make It and Take It LEGO Workshop!

Thursday, January 23 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required.

Mighty Aphrodite: Chocolate & Love with Kim Larkin!

Thursday, February 6, 2020 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is required. Please call 978-249-9515!

Wild Knights Chess Club Birthday!

Thursday, January 23 at 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor January 13, 2020

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Get the Wiggles Out: Dance Party!

Thursday, January 16 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Teen Program: Dream Boards!

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor January 6, 2020

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Teen Movie: High School Musical!

Friday, January 10, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. Snacks will be served!

Booked for Lunch January Selection

Monday, January 27th at Noon!

January Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Vision Board Workshop with Robin Brz.

Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Teen Clubs: Book Bites and Book Dragons!

Book Bites: Tuesday, 1/14 from 3:30 - 4:30. Book Dragons: Monday, January 27 at 3:30 p.m. Both clubs are open to grades 6 - 12.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Paper Roses!

Wednesday, 2/5 at 6:30 p.m. or Saturday, 2/8 at 10:30 a.m. Choose one class.

PC Doctor December 30, 2019

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New Year’s Holiday Hours!

Open, 12/31/2019 from 9:30 - 3:00 p.m. CLOSED, 1/1/2020.

New Materials December 26, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Library CLOSED 12/24/19 and 12/25/19

See you Thursday at 9:30 a.m.!

PC Doctor December 21, 2019

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Thank you!

Our Friends of the Library Accessories Sale was a success!

Fine Free Weeks!

Saturday, December 21 through Saturday, January 4.

Annual Holiday Open House!

Monday, December 23 from 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Monday, December 23 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Midnight Madness!

The lobby will be full of activity, as the Friends join other Chamber of Commerce members for Midnight Madness!

PC Doctor December 13, 2019

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Children’s Program: Winter Cookie Decorating!

Thursday, December 19, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For ages 5 - 12.

New Materials December 11, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor December 9, 2019

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Friends of the Library Personal Accessories Sale!

Saturday, December 14 from 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Teen Movie Showing: A Nightmare Before Christmas

Friday, December 20, 2019 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

New Materials December 7, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor December 5, 2019

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For the Birds: Outdoor Ornaments!

Thursday, December 12 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Simple and Classic Origami!

Wednesday, 1/8 at 6:30 p.m. or Saturday, 1/11 at 10:30 a.m. Choose one class.

December Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Baby and Toddler Time!

Returns December 6, 2019. Fridays from 11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

Booked For Lunch December Selection

Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngson. Monday, December 16 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Delayed Opening Tuesday, December 3

The Athol Public Library will open at 10:30 on Tuesday, December 3rd.

Delayed Opening Monday, December 2

The Athol Library will open at 10:30 on Monday, December 2.

Movie Showing: Toy Story 4!

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 1:00 - 2:40 p.m.

Program: Cookie Exchange!

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED 11/28/19 through 11/30/19

In observance of Thanksgiving!

Craftastic Kids: Snowflake Garlands!

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For ages 6 - 12.

Delayed Opening: November 22, 2019

The library will open at 11:30 a.m.

New Materials November 23, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Program: Galaxy Snow Globes!

Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. For grades 6 - 12.

New Materials November 19, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

The Big Read!

Tuesday, November 26 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor November 18, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Teen Program: Magazine Silhouettes!

Wednesday, November 20 at 3:30 p.m.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Thursday, November 21 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For grades K - 12.

PC Doctor November 12, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Give the Gift of Friends Membership!

Looking for a unique gift for that special someone?

Library CLOSED Monday, November 11, 2019

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

Under Pressure Film Screening!

Wednesday, November 20 at 6:30 p.m.

PC Doctor November 7, 2019

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FREE UMass Fine Arts Center Tickets!

Athol Library Selected to Participate in Pilot Program

New York Times Bestselling Author Archer Mayor to Speak at Athol Public Library!

Saturday, November 16 at 11:30 a.m. Registration required!

Friendsgiving Feast!

November 14, 2019 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. For teens in grades 6 - 12.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Woodland Ornaments!

Wednesday, 12/4 at 6:30 p.m. or Saturday, 12/7 at 10:30 a.m. Choose one class.

National Novel Writing Month!

Friday, November 1, 2019 from 10:00 - 12:00 p.m.

November Story Time!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Teen Movie: Shrek!

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. Open to ages 12 - 20.

NEW Magazines at the Athol Public Library!

Did you know you can check out magazines from the library?

New Children’s Materials October 28, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor October 26, 2019

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Playful Engineers: Chain Reactions & Creative Contraptions!

Tuesday, 11/5 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. Grades K - 5. Registration is required!

PC Doctor October 21, 2019

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Big Al by Christine Noyes: Author Reading and Book Signing!

Saturday, November 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

Stranger Things 80’s Party!

Monday, October 28 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. For grades 6 - 12.

PC Doctor October 18, 2019

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Teen Movie Showing: BeetleJuice!

Friday, October 25, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. For ages 12 - 20.

New Materials October 17, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Creative Crafting for Adults: Mini Photo Albums!

Wednesday, 11/6 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. or Saturday, 11/9 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Registration is required. Please choose one session.

Library CLOSED Monday, October 14, 2019

Closed in observance of Columbus Day

Captain Underpants Party!

October 23, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For children in grades K - 5.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

October 15, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

New Materials October 8, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Booked for Lunch October Selection

Washington Black by Esi Edugyan. Monday, October 28, 2019 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor October 7, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Knit Wits!

Wednesdays from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

The Athol Public Library presents Watercolors by Donna Peck

Opening Reception Wednesday, October 9 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Children’s 2019 Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

October 21 through 31, 2019. Voting begins on October 21, 2019.

Teen Candy Challenge!

Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration required!

Forks Over Knives Film Screening.

Thursday, October 10 at 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 30, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

New Materials September 30, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

October Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

PC Doctor September 28, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

New Children’s Materials September 26, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Coming to Hollywood: 1935-2000 with author Felice Picano

Wednesday, October 16 from 6:00 - 7:00 PM.

How to Make One Soup Recipe into Two with Liz Barbour of the Creative Feast!

Thursday, November 7, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Registration required!

New Materials September 24, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor September 16, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

PC Doctor September 9, 2019

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Fall Club Fair!

Tuesday, October 1 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Meet the Author and Book Discussion: Karen Zilberstein!

Thursday, 9/19/19 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Registration is required!

New Children’s Materials September 4, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor September 2, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Ghostology 201: The Darker Side of the Paranormal!

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is required. Ages 18+ for this program.

Teen Program: Friendship Bracelets

September 25, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Tie Dye Workshop for Tweens!

September 25 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Ages 8 - 12.

Special Book Club Meeting: Booked For Lunch & Book Dragons!

Monday, September 23 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. For teens and adults!

Teen Movie Showing: Detective Pikachu!

Friday, September 20, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Creative Crafting for Adults: No Sew Sock Owls!

Wednesday, 10/9, from 6:30 to 8:30, or Saturday, 10/12 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Registration is required. Please choose one session.

Anime Club!

The Second Monday of the month from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday Hours Are Back!

The Athol Public Library will be open on Saturdays from 9:30 - 1:00!

New Materials August 27, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Big News: NEW Library Hours and the Return of Saturdays!

The Athol Public Library will be open until 6:00 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays!

Movie Showing: The Secret Life of Pets 2!

Wednesday, September 18th at 1:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, September 2, 2019

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day

PC Doctor August 26, 2019

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An Introduction to Plant Based Cuisine!

Thursday, September 12, 2019 at the Athol Public Library at 6:00 pm. Registration by 9/9/19 Required!

September Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Materials August 20, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor August 19, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Booked for Lunch: Let’s Talk About Books Round Table!

Monday, 8/26/19 at Noon. A discussion where we talk about the best and worst books we’ve read this year.

PC Doctor August 12, 2019

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Mystery Book Discussion: The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

New Materials August 9, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Discover the Owls of New England with award-winning photographer, Peter Christoph.

September 10 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is required. Please call 978-249-9515 to register.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Back to School Story Time!

Wednesday, August 28 from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m. For children entering Prek or Kindergarten.

PC Doctor August 6, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Make a Garlic, Herbal, and Dried Flower Kitchen Swag!

Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 10:00 am – 12:30 pm. Registration required!

Creative Crafting for Adults: Magazine Silhouettes!

Wednesday, 9/18, from 6:30 to 8:30, or Saturday, 9/21 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Registration is required. Please choose one session.

Teen Summer Programs for the Week of August 5th through August 9th!

These programs are a part of the 2019 summer reading theme "A Universe of Stories."

A Spoonful of Revenge: An Original, Interactive Murder Mystery Comedy!

August 14 and August 15 from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Attend one of two performances. Registration is required!

New Children’s Materials July 29, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor July 29, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Children’s Preschool Story Time and Baby and Toddler Time on Break!

Beginning July 31st, the children’s library is taking time off from these events for the remainder of summer vacation.

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing with a Virtual Reality Experience!

Thursday, August 8, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Registration is required!

New Materials July 24, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Summer Programs for the Week of July 29th through August 2nd, 2019

These programs are a part of the 2019 summer reading theme "A Universe of Stories."

Children’s Program: Life Size Candy Land!

Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Grades 5 and younger!

PC Doctor July 22, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Technology Help Tuesdays!

We’re offering a new service!

New Children’s Materials July 17, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Junior Writer’s Workshop: A Universe of Stories!

Wednesday, July 24 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 3 - 5.

Teen Summer Programs for the Week of July 22nd - 26th!

These programs are a part of the 2019 summer reading theme "A Universe of Stories."

New Materials July 15, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor July 15, 2019

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New Materials July 11, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Children’s Program: Interstellar Wand Making with Olivia!

Thursday, July 25 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Grades K - 5.

Teen Summer Programs the Week of July 15 - 19th!

These programs are a part of the 2019 summer reading theme "A Universe of Stories."

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Monday, July 22, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Call 978-249-9515 to register!

Art Display!

Former Athol Library staff member Elizabeth Lindgren’s art on display!

Stories of Space and the Universe with Davis Bates

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. All ages are welcome!

PC Doctor July 8, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Sparky’s Puppets: Stories from Outer Space!

July 18 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. For grades 5 and younger.

Children’s Program: Crafty Constellations with Sarah!

Thursday, July 18 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Grades 2 - 5.

PC Doctor July 1, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Teen Program: Snack Food Olympics!

Wednesday, July 10 at 3:00 p.m. Registration required!

Library CLOSED Thursday, July 4, 2019

The library will be closed on Thursday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

Children’s Program: Fancy Nancy Space Party!

July 11 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Grades 2 - 5. Registration is required!

Launch Day: Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program! 

Help Support the Friends of the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Program: Intergalactic Nerf Battles at the YMCA!

July 16, 2019 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. Grades K - 5.

Children’s Program: Space Cakes!

Tuesday, July 9 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. For children prek - 2. Registration required!

PC Doctor June 24, 2019

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Summer Preschool Story Times: Space!

Wednesdays, June 27 through July 26, 2019 from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Rocket Launching with the Ecotarium!

Monday, July 1, 2019 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Grades Prek - 5. Registration required!

Teen LEGO Challenge!

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Children’s Program: Space Junk Robots!

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required!

PC Doctor June 17, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Teen Take Over!

Monday, June 24 from 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Butterfly gardening program is POSTPONED!

This program is now going to be held on June 14 at 4:00 p.m.

Adult Summer Reading 2019!

Because grown-ups like to have fun, too!

Teen Summer Reading Events!

From June 24 through August 16, 2019.

PC Doctor June 10, 2019

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Road Closed - Library Open

Please park on the street or behind the Y today

Teen Movie: Five Feet Apart

Friday, June 21 at 3:30 p.m.

Kids’ Summer Reading Blast Off!

Monday, June 24, 2019 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials June 6, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Family Concert with Roger Tincknell

Monday, June 24, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

New Materials June 4, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor June 3, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Children’s Summer Reading Events!

From June 24 through August 1, 2019!

Program: Plant a Butterfly Garden!

Thursday, June 13 at 4:00 p.m. Plants and tools will be provided.

Mass Dance Movement: Dance Workshops for Kids!

Two workshops on June 27th: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. for grades K- 2, and 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. for grades 3 - 5.

New Materials May 29, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor May 28, 2019

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

June Booked For Lunch Selection!

The Astronaut Wives Club by Lily Koppel. Monday, June 24 @ Noon.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

Monday, June 10 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, May 27, 2019

The library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day

ROAD CLOSED: Island Street

Island Street is temporarily closed.

Children’s Preschool Story Time and Baby and Toddler Time on Break!

Beginning May 27th, the children’s library is taking time off from these events to plan Summer Reading.

PC Doctor May 20, 2019

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New Children’s Materials May 20, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Author Visit This Saturday: J.D. Mallinson!

May 18, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. Registration Required!

Summer Hours Begin Monday, May 20

Library hours will be changing during the summer months.

Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail with Sam Ducharme!

Tuesday, 6/4/19 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Registration is required!

APL’s Book Club for Kids: Filming & Production at AOTV!

May 30, 2019 from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. Ages 9 - 12.

Booked for Lunch May Selection

The Girls at 17 Swann Street by Yara Zgheib. Monday, May 20 at noon!

PC Doctor May 13, 2019

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Teen Program: Paws for Relaxation!

Wednesday, May 22 at 3:30 p.m.

Teen Craft: Paper Flowers!

Wednesday, May 15th at 3:30 p.m. For grades 6 - 12.

New Materials May 10, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Summer Hours Begin Monday, May 20

Library hours will be changing during the summer months.

Getting Familiar with Your Library Telescope AND Star Hopping Through May’s Starry Skies!

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Registration is required. Please sign up by calling 978-249-9515.

PC Doctor May 6, 2019

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New Materials May 3, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Mountains and Meditations Book Launch with Quabbin Quills

Tuesday, May 21, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Registration recommended. Please call 978-249-9515.

Movie Showing: The LEGO MOVIE 2: The Second Part

Wednesday, May 15 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Baby Sign Language!

May 10, 17, 24, & 31 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Minecraft Club!

May 3rd and 17th at 4:00 p.m. For children in grades 3 and 4.

May Story Times!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Teen Games!

May 7 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm. Try our new board and card games!

Athol Public Library Hosts: Free Comic Book Day!

Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

PC Doctor April 29, 2019

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Paws to Read!

May 2, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Call 978-249-9515 to register.

New Children’s Materials April 22, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Murder a La Carte.

Thursday, May 9, 2019 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is required. For ages 20 and up.

PC Doctor April 22, 2019

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The Athol Public Library Announces Book Sale!

Saturday, April 27 from 10:00 – 12:00.

IMPORTANT: Thursday’s Program Cancellations!

Smarty Pants Pasta & Cup Cake Wars with Deb Alsebai.

New Materials April 17, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor April 16, 2019

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Athol: A Visual History

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Registration is required.

Library CLOSED Monday, April 15, 2019

In observance of Patriot’s Day.

Teen Special Events April Vacation Week!

Tuesday, April 16 through Friday, April 19, 2019

Sri Lanka’s Road to Peace

Thursday, May 2 at 6:30 p.m. Please call 978-249-9515 to register.

Teen Program: Cupcake Wars!

Thursday, 4/18/19 at 3:00 p.m. Open to grades 6 -12.

Paws to Read!

Thursday, April 18 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please call 978-249-9515 to register!

Teen Program: Henna with Mandy!

Tuesday, April 16 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 6 - 12.

PC Doctor April 8, 2019

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Narcan Training for the Community

Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.at the Athol Public Library

Creative Crafting for Adults: Beaded Hemp Bracelets!

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Registration is required!

North Quabbin Autism Resource Fair

Tuesday, April 30 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials April 5, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Picture Book Explorers: Shake, Rattle, & Read!

April 17, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. For ages 2 and up.

Smarty Pants Pasta!

April 18 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. For ages 5 - 12.

Children’s Program: Drum Circle!

April 19 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Instruments provided!

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

Friday, April 12 at 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor April 1, 2019

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New Materials March 29, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Children’s Program: Mike the Bubble Man!

April 16 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Sponsored by Valuing Our Children.

Booked for Lunch April Selection

If the Creek Don’t Rise by Leah Weiss. Monday, April 29 @ noon.

April Story Times!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

PC Doctor March 25, 2019

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Join the Friends of the Athol Public Library Today!

Our spring newsletter is about to hit the presses! Would you like a copy? Members of the Friends of the Athol Public Library will get the fabulous newsletter delivered right to their home mailboxes!

PC Doctor March 22, 2019

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2019 Peeps Diorama Contest!

Workshop, April 3 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. For ages 5 - 12. Registration Required!

New Children’s Materials March 21, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Makerspace Workshop!

Thursday, 3/28 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required. Please call 978-249-9515!

New Materials March 18, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Feasting on Grain Bowls with Liz Barbour

Thursday, April 18 at 6:00 p.m. Registration is required. Please call 978-249-9515!

Can the US Constitution Save Us from 1984?

Thursday, April 4 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Booked For Lunch March Selection!

A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza. Monday, March 25 @ Noon.

New Materials March 13, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Great Oreo Cookie Taste Off!

Wednesday, March 20 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Grades 6 - 12.

Craftastic Kids: Make a Paper Plate Jellyfish!

Thursday, March 21 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Grades K - 5.

New Materials March 11, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor March 11, 2019

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Creative Crafting: Flower Fairies

Wednesday, April 3, 2019. Registration required! Call 978-249-9515 today.

Teen Movie: Back to the Future!

Friday, March 15 from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Paws to Read!

March 14 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required!

Understanding Your Town Government!

Wednesday, March 27 at 6:00 pm

Teen Board and Card Games!

Tuesday, March 12 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Spring Minecraft Club!

For Children in grades 3 and 4. Contact the Children’s Library at 978-249-9515 to sign up!

Delayed opening on Monday, March 4

The Athol Public Library will open at 10:00 am today

PC Doctor March 2, 2019

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March Story Times!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Book Signing with Carla Rabinowitz!

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

New Teen Club: Video Gaming Alliance!

Every other Friday from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 6 -12.

Movie Showing: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Wednesday, March 6 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Anime Afternoons!

Second Monday of the month from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Open to grades 6 -12.

PC Doctor February 23, 2019

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Teen Crafting Party: Cards for Hospitalized Kids!

Friday, March 1 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday, March 5 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

New Materials February 21, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Creative Crafting: Exploring Watercolors

Wednesday, March 6 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Free Workshops: Act in, Film, Edit, & Produce a Show!

Presented by APL’s Book Club For Kids & AOTV on 2/26 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Teen Cooking: Dressings and Sauces!

Wednesday, 2/27/19 @ 3:30 p.m. for grades 6 -12.

PC Doctor February 18, 2019

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New Children’s Materials February 19, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 15, 2019

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Library CLOSED Monday, February 18, 2019

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

Makerspace Workshops

Thursday, February 28 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Grades 4 - 6.

Cancellation: J.D. Mallinson’s Author Visit

Saturday, February 16 @ 11:30 a.m. has been cancelled

Athol Public Library CLOSED, 2/12/19 & Opening Wednesday, 2/13/19!

Closing early on 2/12 @ 2:00 p.m. Delayed opening on 2/13 @ 10:00 a.m.

Teen Activities: February Vacation Week!

Tuesday February 19 through Friday February 22, 2019.

New Materials February 12, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Orientation Session: Community Reading Day Volunteers Needed!

Monday, February 25th from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. in the Children’s library.

POSTPONED: February Mystery Group!

Due to tomorrow evening’s predicted messy weather.

Booked for Lunch is Reading Graphic Novels in February!

Monday, February 25, 2019, noon – 1:00 pm.

Paws to Read: Read to Hunter!

February 20 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration required!

Valentine’s Day Tea at the Athol Public Library!

Thursday, February 14 from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

PC Doctor February 9, 2019

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Teen Program: Valentines!

Wednesday, February 13 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Sherlock Holmes with Barry Deitz: A Lecture and Slide Presentation!

Thursday, February 28, 2019 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Children’s Program: BINGO!

Thursday, February 21 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Ages 5 - 12.

Teen Movie Showing: Warm Bodies!

Friday, February 15 from 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Planner Madness Workshop with Robin Brz!

Saturday, February 23 at 10:00 a.m.

Decorate Hedgehog Cookies!

Wednesday, February 13 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

STEM Studio!

Tuesday, February 19 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. For children in grades 2 - 5.

PC Doctor February 2, 2019

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Story Walk Schedule!

Friday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings!

Creative Crafting for Adults: Second Card Making Class Added!

Monday, February 11, 2019 @ 6:30 p.m. Registration is required!

Anime Club Party!

Monday, February 11, 2019 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 6+.

February Story Times!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Materials January 30, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

The Littlest Pet reading and craft!

Saturday, February 9 at 10:00 am. In the Children’s Room.

New Materials January 26, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor January 25, 2019

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Service Dog Owner Training: Is This the Path for Me?

Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 10:30 am

We Love Books! Valentine’s Day Party!

Thursday, February 14 from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials January 23, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Artist Exhibition and Reception

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, January 21, 2019.

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

PC Doctor January 18, 2019

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Makerspace Workshops

Thursday, 1/24 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Grades 4 - 6. Registration required!

Teen Program: Wii Gaming!

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Wild Knights Chess Club Birthday Party!

January 24 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Let’s Make a Pinata!

Wednesday, January 30 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Movie Showing: The House with a Clock in Its Walls!

January 30 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages welcome!

PC Doctor January 12, 2019

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Teen Movie: Pirates of the Caribbean Curse of the Black Pearl

Friday, January 18 from 3:30 - 6:00 p.m. Grades 6 -12.

New Children’s Materials January 8, 2019

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Position Available

Part-Time Library Technician, Athol Public Library

Anime Club Feature Film: Napping Princess

Monday, January 14 at 3:30 p.m.

Creative Crafting For Adults: Handmade Valentines!

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

PC Doctor January 5, 2019

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January Story Walks!

Fridays from 9:30 - Noon and Tuesdays from 4:00 - 7:30 p.m.

APL Book Club For Kids: Tom’s Midnight Garden by Philippa Pearce.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

New Materials January 3, 2019

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Minecraft & Roblox Club Schedule!

Fridays, 1/11, 1/25, 2/8, 2/22 @ 4:00 p.m.

Make It and Take It LEGO Workshop!

January 9 from 4:00 -5:00 p.m. For children in grades K - 5!

Teen Program: Emoji Pillows!

Wednesday, January 9 @ 3:30 p.m. Grades 6 - 12.

January Story Times!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Athol Public Library Announces Fine Free Weeks!

Saturday, December 22 through Saturday, January 5.

Holiday Hours!

Library CLOSED Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25.

Teen Program: Wii Gaming!

Wednesday, December 28 and January 23 @ 3:30 p.m.

Booked for Lunch and Mystery Discussion Group Combine for January!

Book Discussion and Meet the Author: Niagara Fontaine by J.A. McIntosh on Saturday, 1/12/19 @ 11:30 a.m.

PC Doctor December 14, 2018

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New Children’s Materials December 17, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials December 12, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

December Teen Movie Selection: Elf!

Friday, December 21 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 6 -12.

Booked For Lunch December Selection

The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules by Catharina Ingelman - Sundberg. Monday, December 17 @ Noon.

Vision Board Workshop with Robin Brz.

Wednesday, January 16 at 6:00 p.m. Space is limited and registration is required.

PC Doctor December 7, 2018

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Candy Castles!

Wednesday, December 19 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Pre K - grade 5.

Annual Open House!

Friday, December 21 from 9:30 - 1:00 p.m.

Teen Book Cafe!

Wednesday, December 12 @ 4:30 p.m. Grades 6 - 12.

Teen Space Decorating!

Friday, December 7, 2018 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

December Story Walk!

Friday Mornings and Tuesday Evenings!

Movie showing: Incredibles 2!

Wednsday, December 12 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages welcome.

PC Doctor November 30, 2018

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New Children’s Materials December 1, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Flash in the Can: Book Launch & Author Visit!

Thursday, December 6, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.

December Story Times!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Materials November 27, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor November 27, 2018

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Library CLOSED 11/22 through 11/24

In observance of Thanksgiving

Teen Program: Wii Gaming!

Wednesday, November 28th @ 3:30 p.m. Grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor November 16, 2018

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Booked For Lunch November Selection!

We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter. Monday, November 26 at Noon.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Winter Luminaries!

Wednesday, December 6, 2018 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Registration required!

Makerspace Workshops!

Thursdays, November 29th & December 27th from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor November 9, 2018

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The Big Read!

Wednesday, November 28 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, November 12, 2018

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

Reading into the Future Art Contest!

Submissions between December 1 and December 10. Winner will be declared at the Library Open House on December 21, 2018.

Teen Movie: Ant-Man and The Wasp

Friday, November 16 at 3:30 p.m. Snacks will be served.

New Children’s Materials November 5, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials November 3, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor November 2, 2018

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Minecraft & Roblox Club Dates

Fridays, 11/9, 11/30, 12/14, and 12/28. For grades 3 & 4.

Children’s Program: Decorate Autumn Cookies!

November 15 from 4:15 - 5:00 p.m. Pre K - Grade 5.

Tales From the Home of the World’s Worst Weather: A Talk About Mt.Washington

Tuesday December 4 at 6:00 pm. Registration required!

New Children’s Materials October 30, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Program: Pixel Art!

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Registration required!

Veterans Homecoming Parade 1946.

Thursday, November 8, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.

November Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

PC Doctor October 26, 2018

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Teen LEGO!

Friday, November 2, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor October 19, 2018

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Teen Program: Hocus Pocus Interactive Movie

Friday, October 26, 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Open to ages 12 - 20.

Teen Program: Wii Gaming!

Wednesdays, October 24 and November 28 @ 3:30 p.m.

First Annual Club Fair!

Tuesday, October 23 at 6:00 p.m.

New Materials October 11, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor October 12, 2018

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Booked For Lunch October Selection

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green. Monday, October 22, 2018 @ Noon.

Wingmasters: Birds of Prey

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. For ages 6 +.

Anime Club: Cosplay Costume Party!

Monday, October 29 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Wreath Making!

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Registration is required!

2018 Children’s Library Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

October 15 - 26. Open to children 5 - 12 years of age.

First Annual Teen Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Drop off in the Teen Space between 10/15/18 and 10/20/18.

Teen Candy Science!

Friday, October 19, from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 6 - 12.

Library CLOSED Monday, October 8, 2018

Closed in observance of Columbus Day

Who Goes There: Local Haunts in Massachusetts with Agawam Paranormal

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m. Registration Required!

Gay Hollywood in the Golden Age with Felice Picano

Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

Teen Program: Zombie Cookies!

Wednesday, October 17 @ 3:30 p.m. Open to grades 6 - 12.

New Materials October 1, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Makerspace Workshops

Thursdays from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. October 25, November 29, and December 27.

PC Doctor September 28, 2018

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October Craftastic Kids!

October 10, 2018 from 4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Grades K - 5.

October Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Children’s Materials September 25, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials September 24, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor September 21, 2018

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New Materials September 20, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor September 14, 2018

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New Children’s Materials September 13, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

APL’s Book Club For Kids and AOTV present: Free Workshops!

Act in, film, edit, and produce a show! Thursdays, 10/4 and 10/11 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at AOTV.

Wii Gaming!

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. No registration required.

Booked For Lunch September Selection!

Monday, September 24 @ Noon.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Pumpkin Decorating!

Wednesday, October 3 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

PC Doctor September 7, 2018

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Teen Minecraft Club Returns!

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m.

Children’s Program: Musical Petting Zoo!

Wednesday, September 19 @ 3:30 p.m. For Children in grades Pre - K through 5.

Teen Movie: Flubber!

Friday, September 14 @ 3:30 p.m.

Saturday Hours are back!

The Athol Public Library will be open on Saturdays from 9:30 - 1:00!

Learn ukulele with Julie!

Tuesday September 25 at 6:00 pm. Registration Required!

Knit Wits are back!

Wednesdays from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Movie Showing: Leap!

Wednesday, September 19 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages welcome!

Minecraft & Roblox Club!

Fridays, 9/14, 9/28, 10/12, and 10/26. For children in grades 3 and 4.

PC Doctor August 31, 2018

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Library CLOSED Monday, September 3, 2018

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day

September Preschool Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Teen Program: Slime Time!

Friday, September 7, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Craftastic Kids: Tube Critters!

Wednesday, September 12 from 4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Registration required!

New Materials August 29, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

2018 Millers River and Watershed Photo Contest

Sponsored by the Millers River Watershed Council & the Athol Public Library.

New Children’s Materials August 24, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor August 24, 2018

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Booked For Lunch Special Summer Session!

Monday, August 27 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Program: WWI Vintage Dance Demonstration with Kandie Carle and Marc Casslar.

Thursday, September 6, 2018 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

Children’s program: Playgroup!

Every Tuesday, 10:00 -11:00 am. For caregivers and children birth - 5 years.

PC Doctor August 17, 2018

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Mystery Book Discussion: Celine by Peter Heller

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.

Special Teen Movie: Avengers Infinity War!

Friday, August 24 from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. Ages 13 - 20.

New Materials August 13, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor August 10, 2018

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Kindergarten Story Time!

Wednesday, August 22 from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Creative Crafting for Adults: Paper Basket Making!

Wednesday, September 5 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

New Materials List August 8, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Summer Programs August 14 through August 17, 2018!

Some programs require registration! Please call the library to register: 978-249-9515!

PC Doctor August 3, 2018

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New Materials August 2, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Athol Public Library’s 100th Birthday Party!

Friday, 8/17/18, from 5:00 - 7:00 pm in the Millers River Park behind the library.

August Story Walks!

Tuesday evenings & Friday mornings in August!

Special Events for Week 8 of Summer Reading!

Summer Reading ends August 17th. Be sure to come in for the last week of events!

Children’s Library August Program Break!

Baby & Toddler Time, Preschool Story Time, & LEGO Club.

New Children’s Materials July 30, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Summer Programs August 7 through 10, 2018.

Some programs require registration! Please call the library to register: 978-249-9515!

Special Event for Week 7 of Summer Reading

Children’s Library Summer Workshop. Registration is Required!

Athol Public Library Presents: Open Mic Night!

Thursday, August 2nd. We’re lining up the acts, so come on out and support our local performers.

Teen Summer Programs August 1 & August 2, 2018

Please call the library to register: 978-249-9515! Registration required!

PC Doctor July 20, 2018

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Did you know?

We’re on Instagram.

New Children’s Materials July 19, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

The Athol Public Library Announces Libraries Rock - Open Mic Night!

Thursday, August 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the Athol Town Hall

Special Events for Week 6 of Summer Reading!

Children’s Library Summer Events. Registration is Required!

Teen Summer Programs July 23 through July 31.

Please call the library to register: 978-249-9515!

PC Doctor July 13, 2018

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New Materials July 11, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Summer Programs the week of July 16 through 20!

Please call the library to register: 978-249-9515!

Week 5 of Summer Reading!

Children’s Library Summer Event. Registration is Required!

PC Doctor July 6, 2018

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Athol Rocks! One Billion Years as seen in Local Rocks and Landscape

July 25, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m. with Professor Richard Little.

Special Events for Week 4 of Summer Reading!

Children’s Library Summer Events. *Note: Some events require registration.*

Teen Summer Programs the week of July 11 through 15!

Please call the library to register: 978-249-9515!

Teen Ice Cream Social!

Friday, July 6 @ 3:30 p.m. Ages 12 - 20.

Library CLOSED Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The library will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

PC Doctor June 29, 2018

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Virtual Author Visit with Shane Burcaw

Read the book! Meet the Author!

New Materials June 27, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

NEW DATE: Free Concert: Reprobate Blues Band!

Friday, June 29, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m. In the Millers River Park behind the library.

Teen Summer Event: Wii Gaming!

Tuesdays, July 3 & 25 @ 3:30 p.m.

Special Events for Week 3 of Summer Reading

Children’s Library Summer Events. Call (978) 249 - 9515 to register.

PC Doctor June 22, 2018

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New Materials June 20, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Adult Summer Reading Program: Libraries Rock!

From June 25 through August 17, 2018. Some events require registration!

A Pleasant Pairing: Tea & Fine Chocolate!

Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. Registration is required!

Special Events for Week 2 of Summer Reading!

Children’s Library Summer Events. *Note: Some events require registration.*

Children’s Summer Reading: Online Reading Log!

Wandoo Reader access begins on June 25, 2018 at 9:30 am and will end on August 17, 2018 at 7:00 pm.

PC Doctor June 15, 2018

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Free Concert: Reprobate Blues Band!

In the Millers River Park behind the library. Thursday, June 28th @ 6:30 p.m.

ROCKIN’ TEEN TAKEOVER!

Teen Summer Kickoff Party. Friday, June 27 from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. Grades 5 -12.

New Children’s Materials June 12, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Summer Events!

From June 27 through August 17, 2018. Some events require registration!

New Museum Pass: Springfield Museums

Free admission for up to 4 people!

Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Kick-Off!

All Day June 25, 2018 to kick off the Children’s Library Summer Reading program.

Special Events for Week 1 of Summer Reading!

Children’s Library Summer Events. *Note: Some events require registration.*

PC Doctor June 8, 2018

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Children’s Library Summer Events!

June 25, 2018 through August 17, 2018. Free & Open to the Public!

Creating a Writer’s Anthology with Quabbin Quills!

Tuesday, June 26 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Teen Movie: Jumanji!

Friday, June 8, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. Ages 12 - 18.

PC Doctor June 1, 2018

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Afternoon Tea & History!

Sunday, June 10th at 2:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Origami Butterflies!

Wednesday, June 13 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

June Story Walks!

Tuesday from 4:00 - 7:30 p.m. & Friday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Monarch Butterfly Waystation Workshop!

June 12 from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

New Materials May 30, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Wii Gaming!

Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor May 25, 2018

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Library CLOSED Monday, May 28, 2018

The library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day

New Children’s Materials May 22, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor May 18, 2018

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Summer Library Hours

The Athol Public Library will resume summer hours beginning on Monday, May 21.

New Materials May 17, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Craft: Monster Bookmarks!

Wednesday, May 23 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor May 11, 2018

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Page 100 Poetry Celebration!

Tuesday, May 15 at 6:00 p.m.

Teen Survey!

To qualify for the raffle, survey responses must be entered by May 25, 2018.

Science Workshop: 3D Pens!

May 31, 2018 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration required!

Scavenger Hunt!

A comic book themed scavenger hunt upstairs at the library.

Paul McNiff’s Life Cycle Workshop: Meal Worms!

Wednesday, May 16, 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. Registration Required!

Teen Movie: Black Panther

Friday, May 18 @ 3:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials May 7, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Stuffed Animal Sleepover!

Friday, May 25 - Tuesday, May 29. For stuffed animals that belong to children 1-12 years old.

May Featured Artist: Journey to Africa by Mitchell R. Grosky

Special Artist Reception on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

May Story Walks!

Tuesday from 3:00 - 7:30 p.m. & Friday from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

New Materials May 3, 2018.

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Craftastic Kids: 3-D Rainbows!

Wednesday, May 23 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Tarot: An Introduction to Tarot Card Reading!

A hands - on workshop with Sally Cragin. Wednesday, 6/6/18 from, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

First Fridays in Downtown Athol!

A special town event on May 4, 2018 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Meet Donna Jenson, author of Healing My Life From Incest to Joy.

Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Wii Gaming!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Booked For Lunch May Selection

Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig. Monday, May 21, 2018 @ Noon.

2nd Annual Millers River Plein-Air Art Paint-In and Show

For details, contact Tom Kellner at Tomkellner12@gmail.com.

PC Doctor April 27, 2018

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May Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:00 -11:00 a.m.

New Materials April 27, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Materials April 24, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Free Comic Book Day!

Saturday, May 5th from 10:00 - 12:30 p.m. All ages welcome!

Feasting From Literature with Liz Barbour!

A cooking demonstration and tasting Wednesday, May 16 at 6:00 p.m.

Gardening for Pollinators!

Thursday, May 3, 2018 @ 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor April 20, 2018

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So Close to Home with author Alison O’Leary

Hear a true WWII survival story at the Athol Public Library on April 26 at 6:00!

Increase Your Body Energy and Eliminate Daily Fatigue!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Registration is required!

Young Adult Library Services Survey!

Calling all teens, parents and teachers!

Library CLOSED Monday, April 16, 2018

In observance of Patriot’s Day.

APL Book Club For Kids: Love that Dog by Sharon Creech.

Monday, April 30 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor April 13, 2018

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National Library Week 2018!

Programs and prizes all week long!

Teen Movie: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off!

Friday, April 20 at 3:30 p.m. Ages 12 - 18.

PC Doctor April 6, 2018

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The Amazing Magical Potter’s Wheel!

Thursday, April 19 @ 1:00 p.m. For all ages! Please call the Children’s Library to register at 978-249-9515.

Creative Crafting: Flower Fairies!

Wednesday, May 2 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Registration is required!

Teen Program: Paper Flowers

April 18, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. Open to grades 5 - 12.

New Children’s Materials April 4, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

April Story Walks!

Fridays, April 6, 13, 20, 27 from 9:30 - 12:00.

New Materials April 2, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

NEW: Card Game Club!

Mondays, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Free & Open to ages 12 & up.

PC Doctor March 30, 2018

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Teen Program: Updos with Carly!

Friday, April 13 @ 3:30 p.m. Please register.

April Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:00 -11:00 a.m.

PAGE 100 FOUND POETRY CONTEST

Part of Athol Library’s Centennial Celebration!

2018 Peeps Diorama Contest!

Please bring entries to the Children’s Room between April 5 and April 20 during open hours. Ages 5 - 12.

Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Louisa’s Girls

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

PC Doctor March 23, 2018

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New Materials March 23, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Movie Showing: Ferdinand!

Wednesday, April 4 @ 1:00 p.m. All ages welcome.

New Materials List March 20, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

March ATAC meeting!

Tuesday, March 27 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Teen Craft: Make a Plush Bunny!

Wednesday, March 28 @ 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor March 16, 2018

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New Materials March 17, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Meet Your Legislators!

Friday, March 16 @ 7:30 a.m.

Athol Public Library CLOSED

Mystery discussion postponed until Wednesday evening at 6:30

New Materials March 12, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Snap Circuits Workshop Rescheduled!

Thursday, March 23, 2018 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please call the Children’s Library to register.

Creative Crafting: Paper Bead Jewelry!

Wednesday, April 4, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Registration is required!

PC Doctor March 9, 2018

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Booked For Lunch March

News of the World by Paulette Jiles. Monday, March 26, 2018 @ Noon.

Athol Public Library CLOSED & DELAYED Opening Thursday, 3/8/18

Closing early on 3/7 @ 4:30 p.m. Delayed opening on 3/8 @ 10:00 a.m.

Creative Crafting: Geometric Painting Postponed!

NEW DATE: Wednesday, 3/14/18, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Teen Movie: Labyrinth

Friday, March 16 @ 3:30 p.m.

Book Worms Teen Book Club!

March 19th @ 3:30 p.m. We will be reading "The Bitter Side of Sweet" by Tara Sullivan.

Mini-Golf is Coming to the Athol Public Library!

As part of our 100th anniversary celebration. The dates will be Saturday, March 24th, and Sunday, March 25th – Mark your calendars!

March & April Art Exhibit: Landscape Oil Paintings by Mari Rovang!

Reception: Tuesday, March 6 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Celebrate Pi Day!

Wednesday, 3/14/18 @ 3:30 p.m. Grades 5 - 12!

PC Doctor March 2, 2018

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New Materials February 28, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

March Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Movie Showing: Coco!

Wednesday, March 14 @ 1:00 p.m. All ages welcome!

March Story Walks!

Fridays, March 2, 9,16, 23, & 30 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Mystery Book Discussion: Darktown by Thomas Mullen

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials February 23, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 23, 2018

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Children’s Science Workshop: Snap Circuits: Electricity and Magnets

Thursday, March 8, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For children in grades 3 - 5.

New Materials February 20, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor February 17, 2018

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Library CLOSED Monday, February 19, 2018.

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

New in the Children’s Room!

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) resources.

Community Reading Day Readers Needed!

Reading takes place from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. on March 2, 2018.

Booked For Lunch February Selection

South Pole Station by Ashley Shelby. Monday, 2/26/18 @ Noon.

Teen Movie: The Princess Bride

Friday, February 23, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor February 9, 2018

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Craftastic Kids: Galaxy Jars

Friday, February 23 from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. This program is for ages 8 - 12 years.

Teen Program: Learn to Make an Origami Crane

Wednesday, 2/21 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Open to grades 5 - 12.

Movie Showing: Despicable Me 3

February 21, 2018 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

New Materials February 7, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Children’s Materials February 6, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Program: STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) Workshop with Paul McNiff!

Thursday, 2/22/18 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Registration Required! For grades 2 - 5.

Book Worms Teen Book Club!

February 26, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m.

PC Doctor February 2, 2018

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Feasting on 10 Minute Meals with Liz Barbour!

Wednesday, 2/28/18 @ 6:00 p.m. Limited to 35 Slots!

February Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Athol Public Library Centennial Coloring Contest!

To celebrate our 100th Birthday! Now through February 17.

Teen Program: Sending Love with Creative Cards!

February 5, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

New Materials January 29, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor January 26, 2018

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Author Visit: Michael Ponsor Cancelled

The program will not be held at the library on 1/20/18.

New Materials January 22, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Science Workshop

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 4:15 - 5:30 p.m. For children in grades 3 - 5.

PC Doctor January 19, 2018

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Creative Crafting: Paper Flower Making

Wednesday, 2/7/18 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

January ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, January 23 @ 5:00 p.m

New Magazine at the Athol Public Library: GLAMOUR!

A new magazine offered to library patrons

New Materials January 13, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Are You Ready For Card and Role Playing Games?

Magic, Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokemon and more!

PC Doctor January 12, 2018

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Program: Teen LEGO!

Wednesday, 1/24/18 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Grades 5 - 12.

Library CLOSED Monday, January 15, 2018.

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Movie Showing: My Little Pony the Movie

Wednesday, 1/31/18 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Program: Get Organized in 2018!

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor January 6, 2018

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New Children’s Materials January 6, 2018

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Quabbin Quills Book Launch

Tuesday, 1/30/18 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Early Today!

Library closed at noon today due to the Snow Storm

January Story Walks!

Fridays, January 12, 19, & 26 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

New Materials January 3, 2018

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

January Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Make A Monster Puppet!

Wednesday, 1/17 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. For kids 5 to 12 years of age.

APL Book Club For Kids: Bubonic Panic by Gail Jarrow.

Monday, January 8, 2018 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required!

Athol Public Library New Years Hours!

The Athol Public Library will be Closed January 1, 2018 in observance of New Years Day.

December ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, December 26 @ 5:00 p.m.

Athol Public Library Holiday Hours!

Library CLOSED December 22 through December 25, 2017 for the Christmas Holiday.

Athol Public Library: Annual Holiday Open House!

Thursday, December 21, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Free Saturday Raffle Tomorrow!

Saturday, December 16, 9:30 – 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor December 15, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Tuesday’s Mystery Book Discussion of Two Days Gone by Randall Silvis is Postponed!

The book discussion will be postponed to Thursday, December 14, 2017 @ 1:00 p.m.

Call for Clean, Reusable Cloth Bags!

The library would like to start lending book bags.

Creative Crafting: Sock Snowmen!

A New Series of Monthly Workshops for Adults. Wednesday, January 10, 2018 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

PC Doctor December 8, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Reusable Cloth Bags Now Available at the Athol Public Library!

A limit of 2 bags per family. The plastic grocery bag ban goes into effect on January 1, 2018.

Decorate a Winter Castle!

Wednesday, December 20 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For ages 3 - 12.

December Story Walks!

Fridays, December 8, 15, & 29 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

New Materials December 1, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Winter Crafts: Old-Fashioned Berry Bowls & Sparkling Snowflake Suncatchers

Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

PC Doctor December 2, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Drive-In Movie: Cars 3.

December 13 @ 1:00 p.m. Registration is necessary!

New Children’s Materials November 30, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Art Exhibit:

Exhibition & Art Sale December 1 - January 31.

Booked For Lunch December Selection

The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown. Monday, 12/18/17 @ Noon.

December Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

PC Doctor November 22, 2017

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Library CLOSED 11/23 through 11/25

In observance of Thanksgiving

PC Doctor November 17, 2017

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New Children’s Materials November 17, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

November ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, November 28 @ 5:00 p.m.

APL Book Club For Kids: The Wild Robot by Peter Brown

Monday, November 27, 2017 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor November 9, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Movie Showing: The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

Wednesday, November 22 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Creative Crafting: A New Series of Monthly Workshops for Adults

Holiday Card Making, Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

PC Doctor November 3, 2017

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The Athol Public Library Announces a Free Saturday Raffle!

Saturday, November 4, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Booked For Lunch November Selection

The Orphan’s Tale by Pam Jenoff. Monday, November 27, 2017 @ Noon.

PC Doctor October 27, 2017

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Children of the Night: A History of Dracula in Literature and on Screen!

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

New Materials October 26, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen LEGO Workshop: Make Your Own Stop Motion Animation Film!

Wednesdays, November 1, 8, & 15 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Grades 5 - 12.

Children’s Program: Make Scarecrow Cookies!

Thursday, November 9, 2017 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For children ages 5 - 12.

November Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Children’s Materials October 24, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Requiem for the American Dream Film and Discussion!

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor October 20, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

October ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, 10/24/17 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Story Walk & Party!

Friday,10/20/17 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Make a Garlic, Herbal, and Dried Flower Kitchen Swag!

Saturday, November 18 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Bring Us Your Bags!

ATAC members ask patrons to help!

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 10/18/17 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor October 13, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

New Children’s Materials October 13, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Journey to Africa with Mitchell R. Grosky!

Tuesday, 10/24 from 6:15 - 7:15 p.m. Registration appreciated!

Craftastic Kids: Leaf Art!

Wednesday, October 25 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. Registration Required!

Program: Tom Whitney Presents: What Is Time?

Wednesday, October 25 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. For ages 8 to adult!

PC Doctor October 6, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Library CLOSED Monday, October 9, 2017

Closed in observance of Columbus Day

2017 Pumpkin Decorating Contest

October 23 - 28. Open to children 5 - 12 years of age.

New Materials October 2, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Athol Public Library Art Exhibit: Jane Duderstadt/New Collages

October and November 2017. Artist’s Reception October 10 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

APL Book Club for Kids!

October 23, 2017 we will be reading Ben Hatke’s Zita the Spacegirl!

PC Doctor September 29, 2017

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New Children’s Materials September 28, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Booked For Lunch October Selection

A House Among the Trees by Julia Glass. Monday, October 23, 2017 @ Noon.

October Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

LEGO Short Stop Motion Film Viewing!

Monday, October 2, 2017. Open to all ages.

Banned Books Week: Words Have Power!

Take our quiz to test your knowledge! September 24 - October 13, 2017

Film Screening: Before the Flood

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Anime Club Presents: Cosplay 101 with Special Guest Mink the Satyr

Tuesday, 10/17/17 from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. For Adults & Teens. Call 978-249-9515 to register!

PC Doctor September 22, 2017

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Teen Program: SLIME TIME!

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Space is Limited! Grades 5 - 12.

Gentle Hatha Yoga with Sari!

4 Saturdays: 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, from 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 9/20/17 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 15, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

September ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, 9/26/17 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Archery

Monday, October 2 from 3:15 - 5:00 p.m. A parental permission form is required!

Movie Showing: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie!

Wednesday, 9/20/2017, from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Free & Open to the Public!

Ware’s Boys of Summer Author Visit & Book Signing

Thursday, September 28, 2017 @ 6:00 p.m.

Art Exhibition:

New Traveling Exhibition in the Athol Public Library Children’s Room.

PC Doctor September 8, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

Athol Library Saturday Raffle

For everyone who borrows a book on 9/9/17.

New Materials September 7, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked For Lunch September Selection

The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood. Monday, September 25, 2017 @ Noon.

College Admissions Testing: A Roadmap for the SAT, ACT, and Other Tests

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Call the library at 978-249-9515 to register.

Teen Minecraft Club!

Tuesdays, starting 9/19/17. 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Please call 978-249-9515 to register.

Website Down for Server Upgrades

Beginning at midnight tonight, 9/5.

New Children’s Materials September 5, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Four - Week Astrology program with Mara Bright

Tuesdays, September 26, October 3, 10, & 17 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Attendance at all 4 sessions is a must.

PC Doctor September 1, 2017

Have your computer questions answered here! Search the PC Doctor archive or submit a question of your own at info@athollibrary.org

The Athol Public Library Announces Saturday Hours!

9:30 – 1:00, September 9 through May 19.

Library CLOSED Monday, September 4, 2017

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day

September Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Craftastic Kids: Rainbow Spinners!

Wednesday, September 13 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. Registration is required!

Children’s Minecraft Club!

Starting Friday, 9/8/17 in the program room. Registration is required!

LEGO Club: Stop Motion Animation Series!

Mondays, September 11, 18, & 25 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 1 - 5. Registration is required!

PC Doctor August 25, 2017

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Book Worms Teen Book Club!

3rd Monday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For students in grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor August 18, 2017

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Candy Bingo!

September 1, 2017 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. For grades K - 5. Registration is required!

Come View The Great American Eclipse!

Monday, 8/21/17 from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Eclipse viewing, crafts, and cookies!

Gentle Hatha Yoga with Sari!

3 Tuesdays: 9/5, 9/12, and 9/19, 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.

New Children’s Materials August 15, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

August ATAC meeting!

Tuesday, August 22 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 11, 2017

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Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, August 16 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Take a survey and be entered into a drawing for an iPad!

The Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners would like to hear from you!

New Children’s Materials August 7, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor August 4, 2017

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New Materials August 4, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Kindergarten Story Time!

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Summer Isn’t Over Yet!

Check out our museum passes that you can borrow.

Booked For Lunch Special Summer Session!

Monday, August 28 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Film Screening: Smurfs: The Lost Village

Thursday, August 24 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages are welcome!

PC Doctor July 28, 2017

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New Materials July 27, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program!

For the entire month of August 2017 purchases will support the Friends of the Athol Public Library!

Movie Showing: Boss Baby!

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Book Worms Teen Book Club Film Screening: A Monster Calls!

Monday, August 7, 2017 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Big Bubbles in the Park!

Friday August 4, 2017 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (Rain Date: 8/18)

PC Doctor July 21, 2017

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New Materials July 20, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

July ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, July 25 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. (Rain Date: 8/1)

PC Doctor July 14, 2017

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Children’s Summer Program: Paws to Read!

Friday, July 28 from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Registration required!

Children’s Summer Program: Fairy House Making!

Thursday, July 27 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Registration is required!

Anime Club’s Sailor Moon July!

Tuesday, July 18 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. For grades 6+.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesdays July 19 & August 16 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesdays July 19 & August 16 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Scavenger Hunt!

Here’s a little summer fun!

PC Doctor July 7, 2017

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Children’s Summer Program: Make Homemade Ice Cream!

Friday, July 21 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Registration is Required!

Build A Better World: Microscopic Worlds with Paul McNiff!

Tuesday, July 18 from 12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Registration is required!

Children’s Summer Program: Build a Giant Block City!

Wednesday, July 26 from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Registration is required!

Book Worms Teen Book Club!

Summer meeting dates: July 17 and August 21 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Cupcake Decorating Challenge!

Wednesday, July 19 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Registration Required!

Family Concert with Dave Polansky!

July 13 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. All ages welcome!

PC Doctor June 30, 2017

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Library CLOSED Tuesday, July 4, 2017

The library will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

New Materials June 30, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Program: Wild Knights Chess Club!

Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. All school aged children are welcome.

Build A Better World: Teen Summer Programs!

Please call the library to register for your space at 978-249-9515!

Children’s Summer Program: Royal Fairy Tale Ball

July 11 from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Ages 3 - 6. Registration Required!

Young Adult Summer Reading!

One raffle ticket for every book you read through July & August.

Children’s Summer Program: Life-Size Candy Land!

Wednesday, July 12 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Teen Summer Program: Wii Wednesdays!

Wednesdays through July and August from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Teen Programs: Summer Machine Sewing Workshops!

Small Run Around Bag July 11 - 14; Larger Quilted Tote Bag July 18 - 21. Workshops run from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Very Limited Space!

PC Doctor June 23,2017

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Beauty and the Beast Movie Showing!

Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages welcome!

Children’s Summer Program: Ice Castle Building & Frozen Film Screening

Wednesday, July 5 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Registration Required!

Children’s Summer Program: Teddy Bear Picnic!

Wednesday June 28 from 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Registration required!

Make & Take LEGO Workshop!

June 30 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Registration required!

PC Doctor June 16, 2017

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Program: 3D Printing and Robotics

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Program: The Art of Self-Publishing with Local Author Steven Michaels

June 29, 2017 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Registration Required!

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, June 21 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, June 21 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

June Art Exhibit: Millers River Plein-Air Art Show

The art exhibit for June at the Athol Public Library is sponsored by the Millers River Watershed Council.

PC Doctor June 9, 2017

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Children’s Program: 3-D Printing & Robotics!

Tuesday, June 27 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. For Grades 2 - 5. Registration Required!

Film Screening: Freedom to Marry

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Movie Screening: LEGO Batman!

Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:15 p.m.

New Children’s Materials June 7, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials June 6, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

John McDonough’s Pumpernickel Puppets!

Wednesday, June 28 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Craftastic Kids: Unicorns!

Wendesday, June 14 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.

PC Doctor June 2, 2017

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Delvena Theatre Company Presents: W.C. Fields & Mae West!

Thursday, June 15 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is Required!

The Caterpillar Lab

Monday, June 26 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Open to all ages.

Booked For Lunch June Selection

The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens. Monday, June 26, 2017 @ Noon.

PC Doctor May 26, 2017

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Library CLOSED Monday, May 29, 2017

The library will be closed in observance of Memorial Day

New Children’s Materials May 24, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Ted Reinstein Wicked Pissed presentation & book sigining

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

PC Doctor May 19, 2017

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Story Walk: Have You Seen My Cat? by Eric Carle

Friday, May 19 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

PC Doctor May 12, 2017

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Trustees of Reservation Go Pass!

A new pass available to Athol Library patrons.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, May 17 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, May 17 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Anime Club: Time Leaping!

Monday, May 22, 2017 from 4:00 - 6:15 p.m. For grades 6 and up.

New Materials May 8, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

May Art Exhibit: A Quabbin Farm Album

Opening Reception Tuesday, May 9 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

PC Doctor May 5, 2017

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Children’s New Materials May 5, 2017.

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials May 5, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked for Lunch May Selection

Take Me With You by Catherine Ryan Hyde. Monday, May 22, 2017 @ Noon.

Star Wars Week!

May 1 - 5: Star Wars themed activities in the Children’s Library.

May Craftastic Kids!

Wednesday, May 10 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. For grades K - 5.

PC Doctor April 28, 2017

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May Story Times!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

PC Doctor April 21, 2017

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Uses of the Quabbin Reservoir During World War 2

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Enter the Great Brownie Bake-Off!

Tuesday, May 23 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Four age groups included.

Anime Club’s April

Tuesday, April 25 from 4:30 - 7:15 p.m.

PC Doctor April 14, 2017

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Library CLOSED Monday, April 17, 2017

The library will be closed for Patriots’ Day.

April Athol Teen Advisory Council Meeting!

Tuesday, April 18 @ 5:00 p.m. In the Teen Space!

Book It to the Woods!

Wednesday, April 19, from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, April 19 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, April 19 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

National Library Week 2017!

Transform your ideas about the library: celebrate National Library Week April 10 - 14.

Fashion in Fiction!

Thursday, April 13 @ 6:30 p.m. Registration Required!

Children’s New Materials April 3, 2017.

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor April 7, 2017

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Teen News: April Vacation Week Activities!

Tuesday, April 18 through Thursday, April 20.

Booked for Lunch April Selection

Did You Ever Have a Family by Bill Clegg. Monday, April 24, 2017 @ Noon.

Celebrate Henry David Thoreau’s Bicentennial with Corinne Smith!

Thursday, April, 20, 2017 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Registration Required!

PC Doctor March 31, 2017

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New Materials March 31, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Children’s Library: Peeps Diorama Contest!

Entries must be dropped off in the Children’s Room between April 7 - 21, 2017. Open to children up to grade 12.

Craftastic Kids: Monsters!

Wednesday, April 5 from 3:15 - 4:00 p.m. For grades K - 5.

April Story Time!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Movie Screening: Moana!

April 5, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages are welcome.

Mystery Book Discussion: Make Me by Lee Child

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 @ 6:30 p.m.

PC Doctor March 24, 2017

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March Athol Teen Advisory Council Meeting!

Tuesday, March 28 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Us!

Diane Gillam Fisher, Appalachian poet, will give a reading on Thursday, April 6 @ 6:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials March 20, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor March 17, 2017

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Anime Club: Fruits Basket March!

Monday, March 27 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. For grades 6 +.

March 14 Yoga Cancelled

Make up date scheduled for MAY 30th.

Booked For Lunch March Selection

The Tower, The Zoo, and The Tortoise by Julia Stuart. Monday, March 27, 2017 @ Noon.

PC Doctor March 10, 2017

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Teen Program: Crazy Crafts!

Wednesdays, March 15, April 19, & May 17, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

New Materials March 6, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Story Walk: And then it’s spring by Julie Fogliano.

Friday, March 24 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

PC Doctor March 3, 2017

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Baby & Toddler Sign Language Classes: 4 Week Workshop with Sheryl White of Baby Kneads.

Thursdays, March 30 & April 6 @ 10:30 AM at the Athol Public Library. Thursdays, April 13 & 27 @ 10:30 AM hosted at Wheeler Memorial Library.

Craftastic Kids: March Monsters!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 3:15 - 4:00 p.m.

Professor A’s Mad Science Hour!

Wednesday, March 22 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For children in grades 2 - 5.

LEGO Club Party!

Monday, March 13, 2017 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 1 and up!

Movie Showing: Moana!

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. All ages are welcome.

PC Doctor February 24, 2017

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March Story Time!

Wednesdays, from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Program:

Thursday, March 2, 2017 @ 6:30 p.m.

ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor February 17, 2017

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New Children’s Materials February 17, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Library CLOSED Monday, February 20, 2017.

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

Vegetarian Cooking for Teens!

Wednesday, March 1 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Story Walk: Doctor De Soto by William Steig.

Friday, February 17 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

New Children’s Materials February 14, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Program: Fun Films!

Tuesday, February 21 - Friday, February 24 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

PC Doctor February 10, 2017

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Athol Public Library: Oscars Party!

Friday, February 24, from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. Ages 18 and up. Registration Required!

Library CLOSED Thursday, February 9, 2017

Due to the impending snowstorm.

Tinker Kit Training Rescheduled.

Rescheduled to Tuesday, February 21, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Tonight’s

Due to the messy weather conditions.

Gentle Hatha Yoga With Sari

Eight Tuesdays from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m.

PC Doctor February 3, 2017

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New Materials February 2, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Craftastic Kids: Paper Fortune Teller!

Wednesday, February 22, from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Take Your Child to the Library Day!

Friday, February 3, 2017.

February Art Exhibit:

Exhibit Opens February 2, 2017.

Tonight’s

We’ll meet on Thursday at 6:00 p.m.

Paws to Read!

Tuesdays, 2/21, 3/21, 4/18, & 5/16 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

PC Doctor January 27, 2017

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Mystery Book Discussion: The Widow by Fiona Barton

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 @ 6:30 p.m.

February Story Time!

Wednesdays from 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Children’s Library: Decorate a Card!

For the month of February!

Movie Showing: Surf’s Up 2: Wave Mania!

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

New Children’s Materials January 24, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor January 20, 2017

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Free E - Books & E - Audiobooks!

Download e - books and e - audiobooks with your library card for free!

Teen Book Club!

Mondays, 1/23, 2/27, 3/20, 4/24, 5/15, & 6/19.

Anime Club: Rice Ball Activities!

Tuesday, 1/17 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. & Wednesday, 1/25 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Story Walk & Book Giveaway!

Friday, January 27, 2017 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

PC Doctor January 13, 2017

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Library CLOSED Monday, January 16, 2017

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day

Children’s Library Event: Hat Day!

Friday, January 13, 2017. A drop in hat craft will be available. No registration is required!

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 1/18 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Grades K - 8.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 1/18 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Maker Party: Hand-Sewn T-Shirt Backpacks.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. For students in grades 5 - 12.

New Children’s Materials January 10, 2017

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Program: Craftastic Kids!

Wednesday, 1/18, from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. For children in grades K - 5.

Booked For Lunch & Local Author Visit!

American Odyssey by Brian M. Gelinas. Monday, 1/23/17 @ Noon.

PC Doctor January 6, 2017

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APL January Art Exhibit: The Art of Melizza Chernov, Children’s Book Illustrator

Reception, Tuesday, 1/10, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free & Open to the Public!

New: Health & Law Resources on the Athol Library Website

NEW resources are featured on our Services page.

APL presents: Ms. G’s Shadowy Road to Fame

With Meterologist & Children’s Author Mish Michaels. Thursday, 1/26 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

New Materials January 5, 2017

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Disney Scavenger Hunt!

Find the 8 Disney friends that are in the Children’s Library.

The Lost Art of Snail Mail

6:00 - 7:45 p.m. January 17, 24, 31, & February 7.

Children’s Program: Professor A’s Mad Science Hour!

Wednesday, 1/11/17 from 4:15 - 5:15 p.m. For grades 2 - 5. Registration Required!

PC Doctor December 30, 2016

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Mystery Book Discussion: Triptych by Karin Slaughter

Tuesday, January 10, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials December 22, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Paws to Read!

Tuesday, January 17 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Registration Required. For grades k - 12.

January Story Time!

Wednesdays from 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Athol Public Library Announces Fine Free Weeks!

Tuesday, December 27 through Friday, January 13.

PC Doctor December 23, 2016

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ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, December 27 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Family Game Night!

Tuesday, December 27 from 6:30 - 7:45 p.m. All ages are welcome.

PC Doctor December 16, 2016

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Booked For Lunch December Selection

The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper by Phaedra Patrick. Monday, December 19 @ Noon.

Anime Club Holiday Party!

Monday, 12/19 from 4:45 - 7:00 p.m. For grades 6 -12.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 12/21 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 12/21 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Annual Holiday Open House!

Thursday, December 22, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Special Eric Carle Story Time!

Wednesday, December 28 from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Materials December 12, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor December 9, 2016

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Story Walk: Cookie Decorating & Hat Giveaway!

December 16 from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Friends Newsletter

Would you like the inside scoop on happenings at the library?

Children’s Program: Craftastic Kids!

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.

Teen Craft Program: Celebrate The Winter Solstice!

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Movie Showing: The Secret Life of Pets!

December 14, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Menu Planning and the Essential Pantry

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

PC Doctor December 2, 2016

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December Story Time!

Wednesdays from 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Children’s Program: Candy Bingo!

Wednesday, December 7 from 4:15 - 5:15 p.m.

Delayed Opening!

The Athol Public Library will be opening at noon on Friday, December 2.

PC Doctor November 25, 2016

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New Children’s Materials November 25, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials November 23, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Movie Screening: Voices of Spirit

Tuesday, November 29 @ 6:30 p.m.

Library CLOSED 11/24 & 11/25

In observance of Thanksgiving

PC Doctor November 18, 2016

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ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, November 22, from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Story Walk!

Friday, November 18, from 9:30 - 11: 30 a.m.

PC Doctor November 10, 2016

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Library CLOSED Friday, November 11th

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 11/16, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, 11/16, from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Hannaford Helps Reusable Bag Program

Buy a Bag and Help the Friends in November!

Bad Kitty Preschool Story Time!

November 21, 2016 from 1:00 -1:45 p.m.

Drop in Veterans Day Craft

November 7 - 10 in the Children’s Room during regular business hours.

PC Doctor November 4, 2016

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New Children’s Materials November 4, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Booked For Lunch November Selection

The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure. Monday, 11/28 @ Noon.

Kid’s Craft: Create Your Own Turkey!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 from 4:00 - 4:45 p.m. Sign up is required!

Program: Mysterious Massachusetts!

Tuesday, November 15, 2016. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Kids’ Book Club!

Join the APL Book Club for Kids!

November Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

New Materials November 1, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor 2: October 28, 2016

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PC Doctor 1: October 28, 2016

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Mystery Book Discussion: Charcoal Joe by Walter Mosley.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials October 27, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Halloween Story Walk!

Friday, October 28, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

ATAC Meeting!

Tomorrow, 10/25 @ 5:00 p.m. We will be decorating pumpkins.

Event: Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Pumpkins must be dropped off at the APL Children’s Room between 10/21 & 10/28. Open to ALL ages.

Anime Club News!

Information about the Anime Club Web Forum & the Halloween Party on November 1, 2016.

Movie Showing: Alice Through The Looking Glass.

Wednesday, October 26, from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesdays, 10/19, 11/16, & 12/21. 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

PC Doctor October 14, 2016

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New Materials October 24, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesdays, 10/19, 11/16, & 12/21. 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Teen Book Club!

Third Monday of the month from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. First meeting October 17.

Meet Local Authors!

Thursday, October 13 @ 5:30 p.m.

New Children’s Materials October 11,2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Library CLOSED Monday, October 10, 2016

Closed in observance of Columbus Day

Children’s Program: Professor A’s Mad Science Hour!

Wednesday, 10/19, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 2 -5.

Teen Program: Archery at the Athol Public Library

Wednesday, 10/19 from 3:15 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 5 -12. Registration Required!

Llama Llama Story Time!

October 17 from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Free & open to the public!

PC Doctor September 30, 2016

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2016 Pumpkin Decorating Contest!

Pumpkins must be dropped off at the APL Children’s Room between 10/21 & 10/28. Open to ALL ages.

Children’s Program: Story Time!

Wednesdays from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

New Children’s Materials September 26, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

TD Bank Affinity Program Donation!

The Friends of the APL participate in the TD Bank Affinity Program.

PC Doctor September 23, 2016

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New Materials September 22, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, September 27 @ 5:00 p.m.

Call for Local Authors! Deadline Extended!

We still have a few slots left for the Expo! Call the library today for more information.

PC Doctor September 16, 2016

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Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m.

Children’s New Materials September 16, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Program: Kid’s Craft!

Wednesday, September 28, from 4:15 - 5:00 p.m. Sign up required!

Program: Meet Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Yankee Woman Is A Curiosity!

Thursday, 9/29, @ 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

Special Saturday Event: Fall Festival Fun @ the APL!

The Athol Public Library will be open Saturday, 9/17, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., during the Downtown Fall Festival.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m.

Call for Local Authors! Athol Public Library announces Local Author Expo

To be held October 13, 2016. Application deadline is September 20, 2016.

Athol Cultural Council Training Sessions To Be Held At The Athol Library

Thursday, 9/15, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. & Friday, 9/23, from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Teen Program: Teen Coloring Club!

2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month in the teen area starting on 9/28. For grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor September 9, 2016

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Magazines!

A list of the magazines you can borrow with your library card

Teen Program: Minecraft Tuesdays!

Teen Minecraft Club, Tuesdays, 3:00 - 4:00. For students in grades 5 - 8.

Important ANIME CLUB Meeting!

September 12 @ 4:30 p.m. For grades 6 & up!

Lunch & Listen! Not-Outdoor Concert

Friday, September 9 @ Noon in the library lobby.

Program: Movie Showing: The Jungle Book!

Wednesday, 9/21, from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Program: Knit - Wits!

Wednesdays in the Conference Room from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 2, 2016

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Library CLOSED Monday, September 5, 2016

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day

Teen Program: Nail Extravaganza!

Wednesday, 9/14, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For students in grades 5 - 12 in the Teen Space..

Children’s Program: Story Time!

Wednesdays in September @ 10:15 a.m.

PC Doctor August 26, 2016

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New Children’s Materials August 25, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Strange Fruit Movie Screening!

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 19, 2016

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New Materials August 19, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Lunch & Listen!

8/23/2016 @ Noon! A Concert in the Millers River Park by Liz Warder & Tom Deam!

Booked For Lunch: Special Summer Session!

Monday, August 22 @ Noon. What are you reading?

PC Doctor August 12, 2016

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Wii Gaming with Rheba Part 2!

Mondays, August 15 & 22, & Wednesdays, August 17 & 24, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

ATAC Meeting!

Tuesday, August 30 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Kindergarten Story Time!

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Children’s Program: Science is Magic!

Monday, August 22, 2016 @ 1:00 p.m.

Children’s Minecraft Club Break!

August 12 will be our last meeting until September.

PC Doctor August 5, 2016

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Event: Pokemon Scavenger Hunt!

Monday, August 8 through Friday, August 26 in the adult section of the library.

Children’s Event: Pokemon Scavenger Hunt!

An ongoing fun activity for pokemon lovers in the Children’s Library. This program is intended for children up to 5th grade.

Teen Program: Wii Gaming with Rheba!

Monday, August 8 & Wednesday, August 10 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Herbs: Cooking and Preservation

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.

PC Doctor July 29, 2016

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Get in the Game - Learn How to Play Multicultural Games!

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. This program is a part of our Teen Summer Reading Program.

Teen Summer Reading Challenge Week 7: Reading Challenge!

Reading Challenge # 3. This challenge is a part of the Get in the Game Read Summer Reading Program at the APL.

New Children’s Materials July 26, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

August Teen Programs!

These programs are a part of the Get in the Game Read Summer Reading Program for teens at the APL.

PC Doctor July 22, 2016

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Teen Anime Club!

Monday, July 25, from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

New Materials July 22, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Lunch and Listen Outdoor Concert!

at the Millers River Park (behind the Athol Library) July 26 @ Noon.

Children’s Summer Programs: July 25 - July 29!

These programs are a part of our "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read" Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Athol Public Library.

Teen Program: Super Salads Part 2!

Wednesday, 7/27, 2016 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

The Athol Public Library presents: It Pays to Read!

Teens: Read off your overdue fines!

Kids’ Coloring Club!

Kids’ Coloring Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month: 7/20, 8/17, & 9/21 @ 5:30 p.m.

PC Doctor July 15, 2016

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Museum Passes!

Check out some of these amazing passes we offer.

Program Reminder: Magical Creatures Series!

7/18, 7/19, & 7/20 from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club!

Adult Coloring Club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month: 7/20, 8/17, & 9/21 @ 5:30 p.m.

Teen Program: Get in the Game - Hike!

Wednesday, 7/20 @ 3:00 p.m. This program is a part of the Get in the Game Read Summer Reading Program at the APL.

Teen Summer Reading Challenge Week 5: Super Salads Challenge!

Monday, July 18 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm. This challenge is a part of the Get in the Game Read Summer Reading program at the APL.

PC Doctor July 8, 2016

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New Children’s Materials July 8, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Summer Reading Program: July 11 - July 15!

These programs are a part of our "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read" Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Athol Public Library.

Teen Program: Share Your Game Through Art - Painted Towels

Tuesday through Thursday, July 12, 13, & 14 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Wild Knights Chess Club!

Thursdays, July 7, 14, 21, & 28 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Teen Summer Reading Challenge Week 4: Read 100 Pages!

7/6/16 - 7/13/16 This challege is a part of the Get in the Game Read Summer Reading Program at the APL.

PC Doctor July 1, 2016

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Teen Minecraft Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, July 5, 12, 19 & 26 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

July Artist: Gary Lippincott

An Evening with illustrator Gary Lippincott: My Realm. Tuesday, 7/19 @ 6:30 p.m.

New Materials June 30, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Library CLOSED Monday, July 4, 2016

The library will be closed on Monday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

July Teen Programs!

These programs are a part of Get in the Game Read Summer Reading program at the APL.

Teen Summer Reading Challenge Week 3: Tool Town Quest!

Wednesday, July 6 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. This challenge is a part of Get in the Game Read Summer Reading program at the APL.

Children’s Summer Programs: July 5 - July 8!

These programs are a part of our "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read" Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Athol Public Library.

Poetry Workshop!

July 13 & July 27. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

PC Doctor June 24, 2016

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New Children’s Materials June 24, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Summer Programs: June 27 - July 1!

These programs are a part of our "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read" Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Athol Public Library.

ATAC Celebrates Summer!

Next ATAC meeting, Tuesday, June 28 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Program: Make a Fused Glass Pendant with Deenie Pacik Giuliano

Tuesday, July 12 @ 6:00 p.m. For adults & teens. REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

Teen Summer Reading Challenge Week 2: Selfie Time Challenge!

6/22/16 - 6/29/16 this challege is a part of Get in the Game Read Summer Reading program at the APL.

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, June 27 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Summer LEGO Club!

Mondays, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Sew a Small Zippered Pocketbook!

Monday, June 27 - Thursday June 30 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. For ages 10 - 18.

PC Doctor June 17, 2016

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Children’s Summer Programs: June 20 - June 24!

These programs are a part of our "On Your Mark, Get Set...Read" Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Athol Public Library.

Program: Kids’ Coloring Club!

Next meeting, June 22, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m.

Program: Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m.

Children’s Program: Make Homemade Ice Cream!

Friday, June 17, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. For ages 5 through 5th grade. Registration Required!

Children’s Program: Life-Size Candy Land!

Thursday, June 16, from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. For ages 3 through 5th grade.

Get in the Game Read: Teen’s Wandoo Reader!

Teen Summer Reading Program at the APL for grades 6 - 12 starts June 15.

New Materials June 14, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Summer Reading for Adults 2016

June 14 - August 31. For every book you read this summer you have a chance to win our weekly raffle.

Children’s Wandoo Reader!

Children’s Summer Reading Program starts June 15.

PC Doctor June 10, 2016

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New Children’s Materials June 10, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Program: Quilted Tote Bag

Friday, June 17 - Thursday, June 23 from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. For ages 10 - 18.

New Materials June 8, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked for Lunch June Selection

Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen. Monday, June 27 @ Noon.

PC Doctor June 3, 2016

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Children’s Summer Programming!

A list of all of our wonderful programs for children this summer

Lunch and Listen! Outdoor Concert at the Millers River Park (behind the Athol Library)

June 7, 2016 @ Noon. Bring your lunch and a folding chair.

"Land and Skyscapes" Paintings by Susan Paju

Artist reception to be held Tuesday, June 7, from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Free & Open to the Public!

PC Doctor May 27, 2016

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PC Doctor May 20, 2016

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Library CLOSED Monday, May 30, 2016

The library will be closed for Memorial Day

Program: The Role of the Honeybee in Our Environment With Ken Warchol

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m. Registration Required!

Program:Tree Pruning and Organic Lawn and Garden Care

Friday, May 27 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. Millers River Park (behind Athol Public Library)

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, May 23 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Movie Showing: Norm of the North

Tuesday, May 31 from 4:00 p.m.- 5:45 p.m.

Film Screening: Free Spirits: The Birth, Life, and Loss of a New Age Dream

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m. Please call the library to sign up.

PC Doctor May 13, 2016

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Athol Library Event: The Great Chocolate Chip Cookie Bake-Off!

Tuesday, May 24 from 6:00 -7:00 p.m. Three age groups: under 13 years, 13 -18 years, & 18+ years,

New Materials May 13, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Materials May 12, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Program: Kids’ Coloring Club!

Next meeting, May 18, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m.

Program: Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m.

Booked for Lunch May Selection

In the Kingdom of Ice by Hampton Sides. Monday, May 23, 2016 @ Noon.

PC Doctor May 6, 2016

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Children’s Program: Pajama Story Time!

Tuesday, May 17, 2016, from 6:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Duct Tape Wallets!

Wednesday, May 11 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Uniquely Quabbin Magazine Pre-Party

Thursday, May 12, from 5:30 - 8:00 pm. This event will feature the series of town map paintings by local artist Casey Williams.

New Children’s Materials May 3, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Mystery Book Discussion:

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.

Drop in Mother’s Day Craft!

May 2 - May 6 in the Children’s Room

PC Doctor April 29, 2016

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May Art Exhibit:

Photographs by Mitch Grosky. Reception: Tuesday, May 3 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Korean TV Drama Viewing: Pinocchio

Thursday, May 5 @ 6:00 p.m. For ages 16 and up, adults welcome. Sign up is required!

Program: Star Wars Origami!

Wednesday, May 4 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. For grades 5+, adults welcome.

Children’s Program: May Story Time!

Wednesdays, 10:15 am - 11:00 a.m. No Story Time between May 30 & June 14.

New Materials April 25, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Children’s Program: Minecraft Club for 3rd & 4th Graders!

Fridays, May 13, May 27, June 10, & June 24 @ 4:15 p.m.

PC Doctor April 22, 2016

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New Materials April 22, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, April 25, 2016 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Children’s Programs: Teaching Creatures with Rae Griffiths!

Story Stars: For 3 - 5 year olds Wednesday, 4/27 from 11:00 am - 11:45 a.m. Animals of Spring: For school-aged children, Wednesday, 4/27 from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

ATAC Celebrates National Poetry Month

Tuesday, April 26 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Story Walk: Financial Literacy for Children!

"A Chair For My Mother" by Vera B. Williams. Friday, April 22 from 10:00 am - 11:30 a.m.

PC Doctor April 15, 2016

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National Library Week: Patron Appreciation Day!

Come on in for free coffee, tea, juice, and a pastry! Friday morning, April 15, 2016.

Children’s Program: A Special Pete The Cat Story Time!

Friday, April 22, from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. For ages 4 & up.

Friends of the Athol Public Library Book Sale

Help us spring clean! Tuesday, 4/19.

Library CLOSED Monday, April 18, 2016

The library will be closed for Patriots’ Day.

Athol Public Library Community Survey

Please help the staff shape the next 5 years of library services.

Family Event: Thoreau for Kids!

Thursday, April 21 @ 1:00 p.m. For families of all ages! Please Register.

April Vacation Week!

4/18 - 4/22. A list of fun activities for teens during April Vacation Week.

Five Secrets to Success for a Great Garden!

Tuesday, April 19th at 6:00 p.m. Registration Requested - Please call 978-249-9515

April Vacation Week!

4/18 - 4/22. A list of fun activities for children during April Vacation Week.

PC Doctor April 8, 2016

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New Children’s Materials: April 8, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

National Library Week 2016!

Transform your ideas about the library: Celebrate National Library Week April 10 - 16

Family Event: Movie Showing!

The Peanuts Movie, 4/20/2016 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Korean TV Drama Viewing: Pinocchio

Spoken in Korean with English subtitles. Thursdays, starting on 4/21 @ 5:00 p.m. in the Conference Room.

The Athol Public Library presents: Summer in Spring: Botanical Collages by Linda Ruel Flynn

April 2016 Athol Public Library Conference Room. Closing Reception, Tuesday, April 26 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor April 1, 2016

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Teen Program: Mug It!

Wednesday, April 13 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call to register.

April is National Donate Life Month

Program presentation by kidney recipient Tom Rich & book talk by Marcy Heath Robitaille. Wednesday, April 13 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Booked for Lunch April Selection

Flight of the Sparrow by Amy Belding Brown. Monday, April 25, 2016 @ Noon.

Program: The Basics of Tea

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Registration required.

PC Doctor March 25, 2016

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New Materials March 24, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Adult Coloring Club!

Wednesdays, April 20, May 18, & June 22. From 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Kids’ Coloring Club!

April 20, May 18, & June 22.

Mystery Book Discussion:

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.

New Materials March 23, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor March 18, 2016

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Teen Program: Mug Cakes!

Wednesday, March 30 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call to register.

ATAC Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day!

Next ATAC meeting Tuesday, 3/22 @ 5:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Cool Experiments with Surface Tension!

Wednesday, March 23 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call to register!

PC Doctor March 11, 2016

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New Children’s Materials March 11, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Girls and Their Ghost Stories

Thursday, March 24, 2016, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

Children’s Program: Kids’ Coloring Club!

Wednesday, March 16 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Please call the library to register!

March Art Exhibit: Works in Pastel by Laurie Neely

Public reception: Tuesday, March 15 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor March 4, 2016

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Spring Time Story Walk!

A reading of And Then It’s Spring by Julie Fogliano, illustrated by Erin E. Stead. Friday, March 25, from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Teen Program: Crazy Chromatography!

Wednesday, March 9, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For students in grades 5 - 12.

New Materials February 29, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Program: Needle Felting a Bluebird with Nicol Wander!

Tuesday, March 22 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration Required! Space is Limited!

Family Event: Movie Showing!

The Good Dinosaur, Wednesday, March 9, from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

PC Doctor February 26, 2016.

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New Materials February 26, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked For Lunch March Selection

Peace Like A River by Leif Enger. Monday, March 28, 2016 @ Noon.

Children’s Program: Story Times!

Wednesdays in March & April from 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

ATAC celebrates Chinese New Year!

Next ATAC meeting, Tuesday, 2/23 from 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, February 22, 2016 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Story Walk: We are celebrating Dr. Seuss’ Birthday!

"The Foot Book" Story Walk. Friday, February 26, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

PC Doctor February 19, 2016

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Teen Program: Stomp Rockets!

Wednesday, February 24, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 -12.

PC Doctor February 12, 2016

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February Vacation Week!

Upcoming programs in the Children’s Library!

It Pays to Read!

Teens, read off your Athol Library overdue fines during February vacation.

Where’s Waldo?

Waldo & Friends are hiding in the Children’s Room. Can you find them all?

Fine Free February Vacation!

At the Athol Public Library. BOOKS ONLY!

Library CLOSED Monday, February 15, 2016

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

Family Event: Superhero Trivia Bingo!

Friday, February 19, from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Please register in the Children’s Department!

February Vacation Week Movie Showing!

Aladdin, Thursday, February 18, from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Marshmallow Igloos!

Wednesday, February 17, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Children’s Program: Fly Guy Story Time!

Tuesday, February 16, 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. For children 4 and up.

Children’s Program: Duct Tape Bracelets

Tuesday, February 16, from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. For grades 2 - 5. Please register!

New Materials February 8, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Read & Love in the Children’s Library!

During the month of February, check out a book with a heart bookmark and get a prize!

Booked For Lunch February Selection

This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper. Book & Movie Combo. Monday, February 22, 2016 at Noon.

PC Doctor February 5, 2016

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New Materials February 5, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Multi-Week Program: Writing Workshop: What’s in a Story?

Thursdays, February 25 - April 7 (no session March 24) 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Teens for Jeans 2016!

Donate your washed, gently used jeans today!

Blind Date With A Book!

Everyone who borrows from the book display during the month of February will get entered into a free raffle.

PC Doctor January 29, 2016

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New Children’s Materials January 28, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Movie Showing: Hotel Transylvania 2!

February 3, from 1:00 - 2:45 p.m.

PC Doctor January 22, 2016

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Program: Delvena Theatre Company Presents: All The President’s Women!

Thursday, February 4, 2016 @ 6:00 p.m. SNOW DATE: 2/11/16

Story Walk of The Mitten by Jan Brett

Friday, January 29 from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. If the weather does not cooperate the event will be held inside of the library.

PC Doctor January 15, 2016

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Children’s Program: Kids’ Coloring Club!

Third Wednesdays of the month, January 20, February 17, & March 16 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, January 18, 2016

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Program: Adult Coloring Club!

The third Wednesdays of the month, January 20, February 17, & March 16 from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

New Materials List January 11, 2016

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked For Lunch January Selection

The Rosie Project by Graeme Simison. Monday, January 25, 2016 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

New Children’s Materials January 8, 2016

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Shaun the Sheep Movie Showing!

Friday, January 15, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

PC Doctor January 8, 2016

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Athol Library: New Art Exhibit

"Wooden Carvings" created by multistylist, Mark Bosworth. January - February 2016.

Teen Program: Bridge Building 101!

3 Wednesdays, January 13, 20, & 27 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

New Children’s Programs Tomorrow!

Baby Time & Toddler Time, Thursdays, starting 1/7/16.

Children’s Program: Elephant & Piggie Story Time!

Friday, January 15, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Mystery Book Discussion: Accused by Lisa Scottoline

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.

PC Doctor January 1, 2016

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Children’s Program: Story Times!

January & February 10:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Fine Free Weeks!

Sunday, Decenber 20 through Friday, January 8.

New Children’s Materials December 17, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Musical Entertainment by TMC During Our Library Holiday Open House!

Tom Deam, Marc Erwin, & Candi Fetzer will perform from 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Children’s News: Minecraft Club for 3rd & 4th Graders!

Starting Friday, January 8, 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please register! Space is VERY limited!

Children’s Program: Toddler Time!

Thursdays: Starting January 7, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. For children 18 - 36 months.

Children’s Program: Baby Time!

Thursdays: Starting January 7, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. For babies up to 18 months.

Library Holiday Hours!

Happy Holidays!

PC Doctor December 18, 2015

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Family Program: Create Papier Mache Stars for the Starry, Starry Night Parade!

Tuesday, December 29 @ 5:30 p.m. Please call the library to register.

New Year’s Story Walk!

Wednesday, December 30, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

PC Doctor December 11, 2015

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Annual Holiday Open House

Athol Public Library Open House Wednesday, 12/23/15 from 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Gingerbread Story Walk & Decorating!

Thursday, December 17, from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Booked For Lunch December Selection

Dad is Fat by Jim Gaffigan. Monday, December 28, 2015 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Telling Our Food Story: What’s Next?

Thursday, December 10, 6:00 - 7:00 Exhibit Opening and Artists’ Talk

Program: Adult Coloring Club!

Thursday, December 17, 2015, 7:00 – 8:30 pm In the Athol Library’s Large Program Room

New Children’s Materials December 4, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Program: Make Hansel & Gretel Houses!

Wednesday, December 16, from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. For students in grades 5 - 12.

PC Doctor December 4, 2015

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Program: Minions Movie Showing!

Tuesday, December 15, 2015. 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.

New Feature: Digital Commonwealth

A new resource on our website

Program: Quabbin History Calendar Launch & Signing

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor November 27, 2015

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Library CLOSED 11/26 & 11/27

In observance of Thanksgiving.

PC Doctor November 20, 2015

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Find us on Google Maps!

Take a tour of the Athol Public Library on Google Maps.

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, November 23, 2015 from 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Adult Coloring Contest!

Deadline for submissions is Friday, November 20, 2015 @ 5:30 p.m.

PC Doctor November 13, 2015

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Teen News: Minecraft Club!

Tuesdays from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the Teen Space. For grades 5 - 8.

Library CLOSED Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

Athol Library: November Art Exhibit

"The Wild Mushroom" artwork by Maryellen Burns. November 3 - 30.

Teen News: Minecraft Club at the Athol Public Library!

November 10 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the Teen Space. Please bring your own device!

New Children’s Materials November 6, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor November 6, 2015

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Adult Coloring Contest at the Athol Public Library!

Entries due by Friday, 11/20 @ 5:30 p.m. *Must be 18 or older and use the pre-selected coloring pages to enter*

New Materials List October 30, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Children’s Program: Story Times

Wednesdays in November & December @ 10:30 a.m.

PC Doctor October 30, 2015

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Booked for Lunch November

Prayers for Sale by Sandra Dallas. Monday, November 23, 2015 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Program: Three-Session Writing Workshop with Christine Miranda

Three Thursdays: November 5th, 12th, & 19th at 6:00 p.m.

New Materials List October 26, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor October 23, 2015

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Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, October 26, 2015 from 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Come Make Scarecrows with ATAC!

Next ATAC meeting, Tuesday, 10/27 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Halloween Story Walk & Party!

Thursday, October 29, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Volunteer at Community Reading Day!

Learn more on Wednesday, 10/28 from 5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

PC Doctor October 16, 2015

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PC Doctor October 9, 2015

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Library CLOSED Monday, October 12, 2015

The library will be closed in observance of Columbus Day

Booked for Lunch October Selection

The Secret Wisdom of the Earth by Christopher Scotton. Monday, October 26, 2015 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor October 2, 2015

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Programs: October Teen Time Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, October 6, 13, 20, & 27 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call the library to register!

New Materials List October 2, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Children’s Materials September 30, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, September 28, 2015 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 25, 2015

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Library Happenings: Banned Books Week 2015!

September 27 through October 3, 2015. For more information, call the library at 978-249-9515.

Children’s Program: Story Times

Wednesdays in September & October @ 10:30 a.m.

New Materials List September 22, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Materials List September 17, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor September 18, 2015

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Athol Library Open House!

The public is invited to attend an open house at the Athol Public Library on Saturday, September 19, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Items for Sale from the Friends of the Athol Public Library

Your purchase provides funds for public programs, fax service, DVDs and more!

Celebrate Banned Book Week with ATAC

Tuesday, September 22 from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Teen Program: September Teen Time Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, September 22 & 29 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call the library to register!

PC Doctor September 11, 2015

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Program: Cyberbullying Prevention

Tuesday, September 29, at 6:00 pm

Teen News: Join Our Teen Advisory Council!

ATAC has a Facebook page: Athol Public Library ATAC

New Children’s Materials September 9, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor September 4, 2015

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Booked for Lunch is Back

Delicious by Ruth Reichl: Monday, September 28, 2015. Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Children’s News: LEGO CLUB!

LEGO Club will resume on September 21, from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, September 7, 2015

The library will be closed in observance of Labor Day

New Materials August 31, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Athol Library: September Art Exhibit

"Soft Landscapes" Artwork by Sarah Adam. September 1 - 30, 2015.

PC Doctor August 28, 2015

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Program: Knit - Wits!

All ages knitting group meets every Wednesday, from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 21, 2015

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New Materials August 18, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor August 14, 2015

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Teen Program: Anime Afternoons!

Monday, August 24, 2015 from 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming Week of August 10 - 14

PC Doctor August 7, 2015

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Children’s Program: Science Heroes at the APL

Thursday, August 6, 2015, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Children’s Program: Summer Story Times!

Wednesdays, August 5, & August 12 @ 10:30 a.m.

PC Doctor July 31, 2015

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New Materials July 31, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Program: Arts & Crafts with Emily

Teen Summer Programming. August 17 - 20. Grades 5 -12. Please call to register!

Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming Week of August 3 - 7

New Materials July 30, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Teen Program: Wii Week With Rheba!

Teen Summer Programming. Monday, August 3 - Thursday, August 6, from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. For grades 5 - 12.

Program: Drive - In Movie Night!

Movie Showing of Home @ 6:00 p.m. today, 7/28. Bring your own box to create a car.

Program: Local Author Expo

Meet Local Authors. August 4, 2015 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor July 24, 2015

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Unmask - Find Your True Talents: Comic Book Creation

Teen Summer Programming. Tuesday, July 28, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Teen Program: Anime Club!

Monday, July 27, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Children’s Program: Science Heroes at the APL

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Children’s Program: Teaching Creatures!

Thursday, July 30, 10:00 - 11:30 p.m. Registration Required.

Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming Week of July 27 - 31

PC Doctor July 17, 2015

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Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming Week of July 20 - 24

Summer Wednesday Afternoon Story & Craft

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. July 22, July 29, August 5, & August 12. Please call to register.

PC Doctor July 10, 2015

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Unmask - Find Your True Talents: Quilted Tote Bag

Teen Summer Programming. Monday - Thursday, July 20 - 23, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Children’s Program: Science Heroes at the APL

Thursday, July 16, 2015, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Unmask - Find Your True Talents: Sew A

Teen Summer Programming. Wednesday, July 15, & Thursday, July 16, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. for grades 5 - 12

Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming. Week of July 13 - 17

New Materials July 6, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor July 3, 2015

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Creating Comic Book Characters with Heart and Soul

For teens & adults, Tuesday, July 14, @ 6:00 p.m.

Job Opening!

Children’s Librarian, Athol Public Library. Deadline July, 31, 2015, or until filled!

PC Doctor June 26, 2015

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Unmask - Find Your True Talents: Masks with Natural Materials with Art Teacher Susie Feldman

Teen Summer Programming. Monday, July 6, Wednesday, July 8, & Monday, July 13, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

Unmask - Find Your True Talents: Marshmallow Challenge!

Teen Summer Programming. Tuesday, July 7, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Friday, July 3rd, 2015

The library will be closed on Friday, July 3rd, in observance of Independence Day.

Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming. Week of July 6 - 10

Children’s Program: Science Heroes at the APL

Thursday, July 2, 2015, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

All Ages Program: Reading is Magic with Ed The Wizard!

Magic Show, Monday, June 29, 2015 @ 4:00 p.m.

Children’s Program: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer Programming week of June 29 - July 3

Teen Programs: Unmask - Find Your True Talents at the Athol Public Library

Teen Summer Programming for grades 5 -12. Please register.

Teen Time Tuesday: Masquerade Mask

June 30, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the Teen Space. Please call to register.

PC Doctor June 19, 2015

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New Children’s Materials June 18, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Programs: Every Hero Has A Story!

Summer programming week of June 22 - 26. Please call the library to register!

Teen Program: Anime Afternoon

June 22, 2015, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. For grades 6-12

Teen Time Tuesday: Super Hero Bingo!

June 23, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m., in the Teen Space. Please call to register.

PC Doctor June 12, 2015

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Super Hero Night at the Athol Public Library!

Friday, June 26, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Please register.

Teen Time Tuesday: Bottle Cap Magnet

June 16, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., in the Teen Space. Please call to register.

New Materials June 9, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked For Lunch June Selection

One Summer by Bill Bryson. Monday, June 22, 2015 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor June 5, 2015

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Teen Time Tuesday: Magazine Bead Jewelry

June 9, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., in the Teen Space. Please call to register.

New Children’s Materials June 2, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Community Gardens Program Date Change

Thursday, June 4, 2015 @ 5:30 p.m. Please call to register!

June Pokemon Club Schedule

June 3 & June 10 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

PC Doctor May 29, 2015

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Family Program: Community Gardens at the Athol Public Library

Tuesday, June 2 @ 5:30 p.m. Rain date: Thursday, June 4.

New Children’s Materials May 28, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s Program: Story Walks In The Park

Friday Mornings @ 9:30 a.m. starting June 5.

Teen Time Tuesday: Basket Weaving

June 2, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m., in the Teen Space. Please call to register.

Teen Program: June Teen Time Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, June 2, 9, & 16 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. & Tuesdays, June 23 & 30 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call to register.

Program: Storm Water Then & Now

Tues. May 26 @ 6:30 p.m.

Program: The Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Meet Julia Child!

An original edutainment production on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

Library CLOSED Monday, May 25, 2015

The library will be closed for Memorial Day!

PC Doctor May 22, 2015

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Children’s Program:LEGO Club

Last LEGO club June 1, 2015. LEGO Club is taking a summer break!

New Materials May 18, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor May 15, 2015

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PC Doctor May 8, 2015

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Program: Reflections from the Pacific Crest Trail with Wendy Johnston!

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Registration Required!

Booked for Lunch May Selection

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. Monday, May 18, 2015 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Teen Program: May Teen Time Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, May 5, 12, 19, & 26 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call to register.

PC Doctor May 1, 2015

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Program: Backyard Astronomy

Thursday, May 14 @ 7:00 p.m. Free & Open to the Public

Children’s Program: Wednesday Afternoon Crafts

For School Age Children. 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please Register!

Program: How Does Your Garden Grow?

5/5 @ 11:00 A.M. with landscape architect Katie Martin in the new Miller’s River Park

Book Discussion: You Are Here by Thich Nhat Hanh

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Movie Showing: Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb

4/29/15 @ 1:30 p.m. All ages welcome. Free snacks and drinks.

Children’s Program: Story Times

Wednesdays & Fridays in May @ 10:30 a.m.

PC Doctor April 24, 2015.

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Program: The Roaring Twenties: A Christopher Daley Historical Slideshow Presentation!

Thursday, April 30 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Registration Required!

PC Doctor April 17, 2015

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National Picnic Day! Thursday, 4/23/15

Join us for a brown bag picnic in the new Miller’s River Park at the library. 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m, Bring your lunch. Beverages provided.

April Vacation Week 2015 for Teens

A list of teen programs during April Vacation Week

Program: Secret from a Chinese Garden: Hidden Meanings in Chinese Botanical Motifs

Thursday, 4/23/15 @ 6:00 p.m. Free & Open to the Public

Library CLOSED Monday, April 20, 2015

The library will be closed for Patriots’ Day.

April Vacation Week 2015

Activities in the Children’s Room during vacation week

Children’s New Materials April 14, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor April 10, 2015

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Program: A Parent’s ADHD Overview

11 Strategies for Common Home and School Challenges with Dr. David Nowell. Tuesday, April 21 at 6:00 p.m.

Program Sneak Peak

Meet Julia Child: A Delvena Theatre Company Production. Coming in June!

Friends Newsletter

Some important corrections

PC Doctor April 3, 2015

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Teen Program: Anime Afternoons

April 27, 2015 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 6-12

Teen Program: April Teen Time Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, April 7, 14, 21, & 28 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5 - 12. Please call to register.

Call for Local Authors

Athol Public Library announces Local Author Expo to be held August 4, 2015

New Feature: Mass 2-1-1

A free, 24/7 stigma-free phone service and searchable online database.

Program: An Introduction to Green Burial with Dr. Carol Coan

Thursday, April 16, 2015. APL Program Room @ 5:30 p.m. Free & Open to the Public.

Poetry reading at the Athol Library

Poetry reading with Gail Thomas, Wednesday, April 15, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

PC Doctor March 27, 2015

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Booked for Lunch April Selection

Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. Monday, April 27, 2015 from noon - 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor March 20, 2015

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Teen Program: Anime Afternoons

March 23, 2015 @ 3:30 p.m. For grades 6-12.

Film Screening: A Will for the Woods

With a brief introduction by Mt. Grace Land Conservation Trust. 3/26/15 @ 5:30 p.m. Free and Open to the Public

Athol Library Art Exhibit: Artist Reception

Meet the Artist K.C. Pearson, Tuesday, March 17, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor March 13, 2015

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New Feature: Darwin Online

Darwin Online is the largest most widely consulted edition of the writings of Darwin ever published.

Program: Go Green with Julie: A Green Smoothie Demo & Tasting

Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

PC Doctor March 6, 2015

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Movie Showing: Big Hero 6

3/11/15 @ 1:30 p.m. All ages welcome. Free snacks and drinks.

Booked for Lunch March Selection

Montaro Caine by Sidney Poitier. Monday, March 23, 2015 from noon - 1:00 p.m.

New Materials March 4, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor February 27, 2015

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Children’s Program: Story Times

Wednesdays & Fridays in March & April @ 10:30 a.m.

Athol Library Art Exhibit

K.C. Pearson of Athol will exhibit his drawings at the APL from February 25 through the end of March.

March Teen Time Tuesdays!

Tuesdays, March 3, 10, 17, & 24 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5-12. Please call the library to register!

Children’s New Materials February 23, 2015

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 20, 2015

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Program: Women in the Arab World: Where Are We Now?

A slide talk and book signing with Dr. Gwenn Meredith. 3/3/15, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free and Open to the Public

Art Exhibit Committee at the Athol Library

The Committee will review work for one-person shows and will set an exhibition schedule for May through October 2015.

Event: Library Legislative Breakfast at the Athol Library

Friday, 2/27, registration and refreshments begin at 7:30 a.m.

Movie Showing: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.

Thursday, 2/19 @ 1:00 p.m. All ages. Free snacks and drinks.

New Materials February 20, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Friends of the Library Giving Tree

You can still participate!

PC Doctor February 13, 2015

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Library Shelfies!

Take your shelfie at the Athol Public Library

Library CLOSED Monday, February 16, 2015

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

February Vacation Week for Teens 2015

A list of teen programs during February Vacation Week

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons - Movie Showing!

Come see an anime film on 2/23/15. Grades 6 - 12.

Library Opening at 11:30 am

Monday, February 9, 2015

February Vacation Week 2015

Activities in the Children’s Room during vacation week

PC Doctor February 6, 2015

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February Teen Time Tuesdays: Pinatas!

Tuesdays, February 10, 17, & 24 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5-12. Please call to register!

Bostor Bruins PJ Drive

The APL is collecting NEW pajamas from 2/1 - 2/26. Collection boxes are upstairs next to the circulation desk and also in the children’s room.

Children’s New Materials February 5, 2015.

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: The Academy Awards: The Good, the Bad & the Outrageous!

Thursday, 2/12/15 from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Please call the library to register @ 978-249-9515

Program: Fishing the North Quabbin

For the beginner and the seasoned angler! Tuesday, 2/17 @ 6:00 p.m.

Library Closed Early

Library closed at 2:00 p.m. today due to the Snow Storm

PC Doctor January 30, 2015

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New Materials January 30, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Booked for Lunch February Selection

Garden of Stones by Sophie Littlefield. Monday, February 23, 2015 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

New Materials January 29, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

LIBRARY CLOSED TUESDAY, 1/27

Due to the impending snow storm

Friends Fundraising

You can help the Friends of the Athol Public Library just by getting your taxes done!

PC Doctor January 23, 2015

Starting 1/26/15 see an anime film on the 4th Monday of every month.

Teen Program: Anime Afternoons - Movie Showing!

Starting 1/26/15 see an anime film on the 4th Monday of every month. Grades 6 - 12.

New Feature: Friends of the Library News

Subscribe and never miss a thing!

Teen Program: Volunteer Fair

Tuesday, January 27, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Movie Showing: Boxtrolls

Wednesday, February 4 @ 1:30 p.m. All ages.

PC Doctor January 16, 2015

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Library CLOSED Monday, January 19, 2015

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day

Program: Meet the Author: Kristen Harnisch

Discussing her novel and ninteenth century winemaking. 2/5/15 @ 6:00 p.m.

Teen Program: Digital Photography

January 21 & 28, from 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Grades 6 -12. Registration Required!

New Teen Program: Pokemon Club!

Wednesdays, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Grades 5 - 8. Starts 1/21/2015.

PC Doctor January 9, 2015

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One Year Ago: A Look Back

Photos from the APL Dedication Celebration

Children’s Program: Wednesday Afternoon Crafts

For School Age Children. 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please Register!

Children’s News: LEGO Club is taking a break

It will be back starting Monday, Jan. 26 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Athol Public Library Announces New Service for Patrons: Driving-tests.org

Drivers’ Education and Driving Tests Available From Our Website

PC Doctor January 2, 2015

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New Materials January 3, 2015

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Children’s Program: Jan. & Feb. Story Time!

Wednesdays & Fridays from 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Christmas Eve Hours

9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Booked for Lunch January Selection

Wild by Cheryl Strayed. Monday, January 26 from Noon - 1:00pm

PC Doctor December 26, 2014

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NEW: AmazonSmile

Support the Friends of the Athol Public Library

Teen Program: Smart Phone Photography

January 14, 2015, from 3:30pm - 4:30pm. Grades 6 - 12. Sign up is required.

Fine Free Weeks at the Athol Library

Fine free returns December 21 - January 3

PC Doctor December 19, 2014

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Annual Holiday Open House

Athol Public Library Holiday Open House Tuesday, 12/23/14, from 10:00AM - 2:00PM

New Materials December 16, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Library Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays!

PC Doctor December 12, 2014

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Book Discussion: Awakening the Buddha Within

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 from 5:30-7:30p.m. in the Athol Public Library Conference Room

PC Doctor December 5, 2014

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PC Doctor November 28, 2014

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Booked for Lunch December Selection

Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey. Monday, December 22 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Children’s Story Hour: Rotary Reads at the Athol Public Library

Tuesday, December 16 @ 6:00 p.m. How to Lose a Lemur read by Rotarian Lyndale Spencer.

EARLY CLOSING TODAY

The Athol Public Library is closing at 3:00 p.m. today

PC Doctor November 21, 2014

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New Materials November 19, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Library CLOSED 11/27 and 11/28

In observance of Thanksgiving.

Program: Making Mini Books: A workshop with library staff Robin B.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 6:00 - 8:00pm. Registration Required! Space is Limited!

PC Doctor November 14, 2014

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Program: Mystery Discussion 20th Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, Nov. 18 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Free & Open to the Public.

November Teen Time Tuesdays: Fiesta!

Tuesdays, November 18 & 25 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. Call the library to register!

4-H Babysitter’s Course Hosted at the Athol Public Library

Tuesdays, December 2,9, & 16 from 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. Registration is Required!

PC Doctor November 7, 2014

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Library CLOSED Tuesday, November 11th

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

Children’s Program: Wednesday Afternoon Crafts

For School Age Children. 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please Register!

Children’s Program: Story Times!

Wednesdays & Fridays @ 10:30 a.m., November & December

New Materials October 30, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor October 31, 2014

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Booked for Lunch November Selection

Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler. Monday, November 24 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Volunteers Needed for Community Reading Day 2014

Wednesday, November 12, at the elementary schools and on Thursday, November 13, at the middle school.

PC Doctor October 24, 2014

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Program: 3D Printing Demonstration with Mark Waller

Thursday, November 6 @ 5:30 pm. Registration is REQUIRED!

Special Friends of the Library Program: Stockbridge Farms - The Taste of Autumn

Wendesday, Nov. 12 @ 6:30 p.m. Registration Required!

PC Doctor October 17, 2014

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Program: Séances: Searching for the Spirits!

Thursday, October 23 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration Required!

Island Street closed Friday, October 10.

Please enter our parking lot via Marble Street or park in town and walk along our side walk.

PC Doctor October 10, 2014

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New Materials October 3, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Library Closed Monday, October 13th

Closed in observance of Columbus Day

PC Doctor October 3, 2014

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Teen Program: Teen Time Tuesdays at the Athol Public Library

Oct. 7 & 14 from 3:30 - 5:00 pm, Oct. 21 & 28 from 3:30 - 4:30 pm.

Booked for Lunch October Selection

The Art Forger by B.A. Shapiro. Monday, October 27 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Program: From Frumpy to Fabulous in 5 Easy Steps

Tuesay, October 7, 2014 from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free & Open to the Public. Please call 978-249-9515 to reserve your seat.

Children’s New Materials September 23, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor September 26, 2014

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Athol Public Library Raffle! Benefits the Friends of the Library programs

Raffle to be held Friday October 31 @ Noon. Limited edition print (94 of 600) by Donna Peck titled "Dream Space". Ticket price $1.00 or 6 for $5.00.

Children’s Program: Wednesday Afternoon Crafts

For School Age Children. 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please Register!

PC Doctor September 19, 2014

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Children’s Program: Fall Story Times

Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m. starting September 24.

Movie Showing: Muppets Most Wanted

Wednesday, September 24 @ 1:00 p.m. Free snacks & drinks!

Children’s Story Hour: Rotary Reads:

Tuesday, September 23 @ 6:00 p.m. read by Jeanette Robichaud

Children’s Program: LEGO Club is back!

Mondays, starting Sept. 22 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Fall Hours

Library Hours for the Fall Season.

New Materials September 12, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library

PC Doctor September 12, 2014

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Children’s New Materials September 10, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Teen Program: Teen Time at the Athol Public Library

Crafts with string for grades 5-12. Tuesdays, Sept. 16 & 30 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

PC Doctor September 5, 2014

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PC Doctor August 28, 2014

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New from Robin Reads & Writes

Interview with the authors of the Rules of Ten detective series.

Join the Knit-Wits!

Wednesdays, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. in the Conference Room.

Children’s Program: My Little Pony Card Game

Led by Anthony Redgrave. Tuesday, September 9 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Please Register.

Library Closed Monday, September 1

CLOSED in observance of Labor Day

Program: The Knit - Wits Are Back!

Wednesdays, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. in the Conference Room.

Book Discussion: An Open Heart: Practicing Compassion in Everyday Life by the Dalai Lama

Facilitated by George Roix, Tuesday, September 30 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

PC Doctor August 22, 2014

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New Materials August 22, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library

Children’s New Materials August 20, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Booked for Lunch is Back

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce: Monday, September 22, 2014. Noon to 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 15, 2014

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New Materials August 8, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library

PC Doctor August 8, 2014

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YA Program: Yu-Gi-Oh!

Mondays through August 25 from 3:00 - 4:30 pm. Please register!

PC Doctor August 1, 2014

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Program: A Fireman of 1899: His Life & Job!

Presented by William N. Moss. Thursday, August 14 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration required!

Children’s Program: Wiggly Worm Farm

Wednesday, August 6 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

Movie Showing: The Nut Job

Thursday, July 31 @ 1:00 p.m. Free snacks & drinks!

Wii Gaming Group

Wednesdays from July 16 - August 27. 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the Teen Space.

Children’s Program: Sea Shells

Wednesday, July 30 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

PC Doctor July 25, 2014

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Town Event: Tool Town on the Common

A community event Saturday, August 2, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Athol Uptown Common

Teen Program: Yu-Gi-Oh Group

Teen summer program: Mondays July 21, 28, August 4, 11, 18, 25, from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Please register!

Children’s Program: Bathtime - Sink and Float

Wednesday, July 23 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

PC Doctor July 18, 2014

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Children’s New Materials July 9, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Spark a Reaction: Wandering Book Club

Teen book discussion: Code Name Verity, Thursday, July 24, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Please register!

Teen Program: Wii Gaming Group

Teen summer program: Wednesdays, July 16, 23, 30, & August 6, 13, 20, 27, from 3:00 - 4:00 pm. Please register!

Children’s Program: Everyone Needs a Rock

Wednesday, July 16 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

PC Doctor July 11, 2014

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Program: Spark a Reaction Tuesdays

Teen summer program: Tuesdays, July 8, 15, 22, & 29, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Please register!

Children’s Program: Fizz Boom Soar

Thursday, July 10, from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

Program: Henry Beston’s Cape Cod: Inspiration for a National Seashore

Presented by Don Wilding of the Henry Beston Society. Tuesday, July 15 @ 6:30 p.m.

Spark a Reaction: Multicultural Cooking

Teen summer program: Wednesday, July 9, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Please register!

Children’s Program: Magic Marbled Paper

Wednesday, July 9 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

PC Doctor July 4, 2014

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Spark a Reaction:

Teen summer program: Monday, July 7, from 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Please register!

New Materials June 27, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Library CLOSED Friday, July 4th

The library will be closed on Friday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

Children’s Program: Insect Houses

Wednesday, July 2 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

PC Doctor June 27, 2014

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New Review from Robin Reads & Writes

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Spark a Reaction: Machine Sew A Quilted Totebag

Teen Summer program: Monday, June 30 - Thursday, July 3. Please Register.

Children’s Program: Recycle!

Thursday, June 26 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

Children’s New Materials June 20, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor June 20, 2014

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Summer Hours

Summer hours at the library begin Monday June 23.

Children’s Program: Beautiful Bees

Wednesday, June 25 @ 1:00 p.m. This program is one of the Summer Science Craft programs in the Children’s Library.

Children’s Program: Summer Science Crafts

Wednesdays (and two Thursdays) at 1:00 p.m.

Spark A Reaction: Machine Sew Capri Pants

Teen Summer program: Monday, June 23 - Friday, June 27. Please register.

Movie Showing: The LEGO Movie

Tuesday, June 24 @ 1:00 p.m. All ages.

Children’s Program: Paws to Read

1st and 3rd Thursdays from 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

PC Doctor June 13, 2014

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Children’s Program: Summer Story Times

Wednesdays @ 10:30 a.m. starting June 25.

Children’s Program: Fizz Boom Read!

2014 Summer Reading Program begins June 23 and runs until August 8.

Spark a Reaction at the Athol Public Library!

Summer programs for students in grades 5-12. Please register! Call 978-249-9515.

New Materials June 5, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor June 6, 2014

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Program: Rounders to Baseball: A History

Historical Slideshow Presentation by Anne Barrett. Tuesday, June 17, 2014 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

PC Doctor May 30, 2014

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Children’s New Materials May 19, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Are There Cougars in Your Backyard? The Quest for the Eastern Cougar

Slide talk & book signing with Robert Tougias. Tuesday, June 3 @ 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor May 23, 2014

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Booked for Lunch June Selection

The Little Bookstore of Big Stone Gap by Wendy Welch. Monday, June 23 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, May 26, 2014

The library will be closed for Memorial Day!

New Materials May 15, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor May 16, 2014

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Program: Film Screening of The Book Thief

Monday, May 19 from 5:00-6:30 at the Athol Public Library.

Program: Cyber Crime Prevention With Greg Page

Tuesday, May 20 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor May 9, 2014

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Children’s New Materials May 5, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Program: The Delvena Theatre Company Presents: Jack the Ripper

Wednesday, May, 28 @ 6:00 p.m. Registration is required.

New Review from Robin Reads & Writes

View Robin Reads & Writes Book Reviews directly on the sidebar of our web page.

Substitute Position Still Available

Job applications available at the library or www.athollibrary.org

Booked for Lunch May Selection

The Dinner by Herman Koch: Monday, May 19 from Noon - 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor May 2, 2014

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New Materials April 25, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Program: Meditation Book Discussion led by George Roix

We’ll discuss "Not Quite Nirvana" by Rachel Neumann. Thursday, June 5, 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the Athol Library conference room

Children’s Program: Paws to Read

With therapy dog Tazer, Thursdays, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

PC Doctor April 25, 2014

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Children’s New Materials April 16, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Library Closed, Monday April 21

The library will be closed on Monday, April 21, 2014 in observance of Patriots’ Day.

Substitute Position Available

Job applications available at the library or www.athollibrary.org

PC Doctor April 18, 2014

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Temporary Library Hours Experiment!

Funded by the Friends of the Athol Public Library

April Vacation Week in the Children’s Room

A list of Children’s programs during April Vacation Week

April Vacation Week in the Teen Space

A list of Teen programs during April Vacation Week

PC Doctor April 11, 2014

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New Reviews from Robin Reads & Writes

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New Materials: April 3, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor April 4, 2014

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Join the Athol Public Library Teen Book Club!

Monday, April 7, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Program: Writing Workshop led by Marcia Gagliardi of Haley’s.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 @ 6:00 p.m. in the conference room.

PC Doctor March 28, 2014

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Booked for Lunch April Selection

Adrenaline by Jeff Abbott: Monday, April 28, 2014. Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Program: Caravan Puppets Presents: Foody Tales!

Join us on April 7th at 10:00 a.m. for a wonderful puppet show about food and nutrition

Mystery Book Discussion: The Fear Artist by Timothy Hallinan

Tuesday, April 8 @ 6:30 p.m. in the large program room

Dear Patrons

Our Email Subscription Services has been fixed

PC Doctor March 21, 2014

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Program: Athol Public Library and North Quabbin Energy to host film screening: Gasland 2.

Friday, March 21 at 5:30 pm in the Athol Library’s program room, 568 Main Street. Registration is REQUIRED

New Materials March 11, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor March 14, 2014

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NEW: Text Messaging in the Online Catalog

C/W MARS introduces two new features in the online catalog; Text Call Number to Phone & Text Notices for Holds Pickup

Program: Introduction to Reiki with Nancy Griffin and Maureen Horn, Reiki Master Teachers

Tuesday, March 18, 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Registration REQUIRED. Limited to 20 participants

Teen Program: Crazy Crafts, Pasta Planes!

Wednesday, March 19 - 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. For grades 5-12.

PC Doctor March 7, 2014

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Children’s Program: Story Times for March

Wednesdays & Fridays from 10:30-11:00 a.m.

Booked for Lunch March Selection

Every Last Cuckoo by Kate Maloy: Monday, March 24, 2014. Noon- 1:00 p.m.

Mystery Book Discussion: Taken by Robert Crais

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 @ 6:30 p.m. in the large program room

New Materials February 24, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Program: Movie Showing:

Join us on Tuesday, March 4th at 6:00 pm for a screening of "Tapped."

New Children’s Materials February 21, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 21, 2014

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New Children’s Materials February 12, 2014

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Coffee Program Postponed

New Date: March 27 at 6:00 pm

Library Opening at 12:00

Delayed opening Friday 2/14/14

PC Doctor February 14, 2014

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NEW Website Feature: List of new titles

Directly from our home page

Early CLOSING Today

The Athol Public Library is closing at 3:00 p.m. today

New Materials February 12, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Library CLOSED Monday, February 17, 2014

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day

February Vacation Week for Teens

A list of teen programs during February Vacation Week

PC Doctor February 7, 2014

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February Vacation Week

Activities in the Children’s Room during vacation week

PC Doctor January 31, 2014

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Program: Story Times for January-February 2014

Wednesdays & Fridays 10:30-11:00 a.m. In the Children’s Room

Teens For Jeans 2014!

Donate your washed, gently used jeans today!

PC Doctor January 24, 2014

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Dedication Celebration

Saturday, January 25 at 1:00 p.m.

New Materials January 23, 2014

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Museum Pass Available

Worcester Art Museum, WAM, now available for checkout

Library CLOSED Monday, January 20

Closed in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day

PC Doctor January 17, 2014

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Mystery Book Discussion: Murder in Marais by Cara Black

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 @ 6:30 p.m. in the large program room

PC Doctor January 10, 2014

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LEGO Club Returns Monday, January 27

Every Monday, 3:30-4:30 p.m., in the large program room

French Club Returns Tuesday, January 28

Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m in the large program room. Grades 5-12

Chess Club at the Athol Public Library

Thursdays, 3:30-5:00 for grades 4-10. Starting January 23 in the large program room

Knit-Wits

Wednesdays, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the large program room

PC Doctor January 3, 2014

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New Materials December 30, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Materials: December 30, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Athol Public Library Fine Free All January!

Includes DVDs, excludes out of C/W MARS ILLs

PC Doctor December 27, 2013

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Library Opens at 568 Main Street

Monday, December 30th at 9:30 a.m.

Library Holiday Hours

New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day

PC Doctor December 20, 2013

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Event: Library Book Parade

Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor December 13, 2013

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PC Doctor December 6, 2013

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PC Doctor November 29, 2013

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Announcement: $35,000 Boynton Grant Award

A wonderful grant towards the Archives Room

PC Doctor November 22, 2013

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Announcement: Area Libraries to Visit While We Are Closed

A list of local libraries where your Athol Library card will be accepted

PC Doctor November 15, 2013

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Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process by Deb Blanchard

PC Doctor November 8, 2013

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New Materials November 1, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Knit-Wits Raffle winner to be drawn Sunday

Raffle prizes donated by the Kangaroo Dyer, Gail Callahan of Greenfield

Program: November Story Times

Wednesdays & Fridays 10:30-11:00 a.m. In the Children’s Room

Library CLOSED Monday, November 11th

Closed in observance of Veterans Day

Event: Friends of the Athol Public Library Booksale

November 8, 9, & 10. (Friday, November 8: For Friends Members Only)

New Children’s Materials October 31, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials October 31, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor November 1, 2013

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New Children’s Materials October 29, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Movie Showing: Monsters University

Wednesday, October 30 @ 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor October 25, 2013

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PC Doctor October 18, 2013

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PC Doctor October 11, 2013

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Library Closed Monday, October 14th

Closed in observance of Columbus Day

Volunteers Needed for Community Reading Day 2013!

Wednesday, October 23 at the middle school and on Friday, October 25 in the elementary schools.

New Materials October 2, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

PC Doctor October 4, 2013

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Booked for Lunch October Selection

The Last Runaway by Tracy Chevalier: Monday, October 21, 2013. Noon-1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 27, 2013

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New Materials September 23, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Friends of the Athol Public Library Book Sale

November 8, 9, & 10. (Friday, November 8: For Friends Members Only)

PC Doctor September 20, 2013

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New Materials September 6, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

New Feature: Senior Resources

A NEW page created for Senior Citizens

Movie Showing: Epic

Wednesday, September 25 from 1:30-3:00 p.m.

PC Doctor September 13, 2013

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Program: French Club is back Tuesday September 17

Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. grades 5-12

A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes: Ladies’ Night by Mary Kay Andrews

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Program: LEGO Club

Starting Monday, September 16, weekly LEGO Club Resumes

PC Doctor September 6, 2013

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Program: Story Times for September 2013

Wednesdays & Fridays 10:30-11:00 a.m. In the Children’s Room

Program: Book Discussion: Hero by Mike Lupica

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 30, 2013

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Program: Create Custom Crochet Cord Covers for your earbuds or headphones

Wendesday, September 11, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. For grades 5-12.

New Materials August 23, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Library!

Library Closed Monday, September 2nd

CLOSED in observance of Labor Day

Program: Wheat Weaving Workshop with Kathy Morris

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Knit-Wits is Back!

Wednesdays from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 23, 2013

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Booked for Lunch September Selection

Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan: Monday, September 23, 2013. Noon to 1:00 p.m.

Mystery Book Discussion: Vengeance by Benjamin Black

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 @ 7:00 p.m.

PC Doctor August 16, 2013

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PC Doctor August 9, 2013

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Children’s New Materials August 2, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials July 31, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor August 2, 2013

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PC Doctor July 26, 2013

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PC Doctor July 19, 2013

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New Materials July 17, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor July 10, 2013

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A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes: Montaro Caine by Sidney Poitier

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Adult Summer Reading Contest!

Now through July 24!

Library CLOSED Thursday & Friday

The APL will be closed for Independence Day and due to unpaid staff furloughs

Program: LEGO Club News

Mondays @ 1:30 p.m.

New Materials June 24, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor June 28, 2013

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New Teen Titles June 27, 2013

Latest teen books at the Athol Public Library!

New: APL is on Pinterest

Follow the Athol Public Library on Pinterest

Raffle Calendar

A great way to support your library and win fabulous prizes!

PC Doctor June 21, 2013

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Special Adult Section Library Hours

Due to the Special State Election

Programs: Summer Reading Program fun for grades 5-12

"Beneath the Surface" programs all summer long!

PC Doctor June 14, 2013

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Museum News: Free Fun Fridays: 60 Museums & Cultural Venues in Massachusetts

Generously sponsored by the Highland Street Foundation

New Materials June 11, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor June 7, 2013

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Program: Gardening is Murder

A humorous horticultural presentation, Tuesday, June 18, @ 5:30 p.m.

New Feature: NoveList

An easy way to find what to read next.

New Children’s Materials June 3, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process by Deb Blanchard

Athol Orange Cable Survey

Please take a moment to provide feedback about your cable television service

New Feature: eSequels

The Athol Public Library has a new service: eSequels: a reader’s guide to novels in series.

PC Doctor May 31, 2013

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ATAC Time Capsule

The teen advisory group at the Athol Public Library plans to place a time capsule in the newly renovated library.

New Children’s Materials May 29, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Booked For Lunch June Selection

The Dry Grass of August by Anna Jean Mayhew: Monday, June 17, 2013. Noon to 1:00 p.m.

PC Doctor May 24, 2013

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Library CLOSED Monday, May 27, 2013

The library will be closed for Memorial Day!

New Materials May 21, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor May 17, 2013

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PC Doctor May 11, 2013

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Program: Echoes of Africa

On Tuesday May 21, @ 5:30, join the library for an exciting evening of travel!

Echoes of Africa Raffle to Benefit Library Renovation Project

The books were donated by Haley’s. Two winning tickets will be drawn on May 21. (Each winner will get 1 copy.)

New Materials May 7, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor May 3, 2013

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Program: Fiesta! Crazy Craft Thursdays

When: May 9 & 23 from 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Grades 5-12.

New Materials April 29, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process by Deb Blanchard

PC Doctor April 26, 2013

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Booked For Lunch May Selection

Traveling with Pomegranates by Sue Monk Kidd & Ann Kidd Taylor: Tuesday, May 28, 2013. Noon-1 p.m.

Special Adult Section Library Hours: Tuesday, April 30

Due to the Special State Primary Election

Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process written by Deb Blanchard

Program: Interview Skills Workshop

April 25, 2013. Please call 978-249-9515 to register. Free and open to the public.

New Children’s Materials April 19, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor April 19, 2013

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Program:

Tuesday, May 7 @ 6:00 p.m. at 82 Freedom St.

Family Movie Night Raffle Basket

Winner to be drawn at the end of April

New Reviews from Robin Reads & Writes: 6 Mini Reviews & Habits of the House by Fay Weldon

View Robin Reads & Writes Book Reviews directly on the sidebar of our web page.

New Materials April 11, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Book Buy at Bruce’s Browser

A collaboration with the Athol Public Library. For more information call Anne Cutler-Russo at the library at 978-249-9515 or call Bruce’s Browser at 978-249-3978.

PC Doctor April 12, 2013

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Library CLOSED Monday, April 15, 2013

The library will be closed for Patriots’ Day.

Children’s New Materials April 11, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

April Vacation Week

Upcoming events in the Children’s Library during April vacation week.

Programs: Get the Job!

Two Workshops with Maria Bull

New Materials April 1, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor April 5, 2013

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Food For Fines on April 8

For more information, please call the library: 978-249-9515.

PC Doctor March 29, 2013

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Book Sale Donations Needed

Donations of gently used books and media may be brought to the Athol Public Library Teen & Children’s Room.

Special Hours April 5

The library will be closed the morning of Friday, April 5. The library will open at 1:00 p.m.

Program: Celebrate Earth Day at the Athol Public Library.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 from 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Special Library Hours April 1.

The Adult section is open special hours due to the Annual Town Election.

Booked For Lunch April Selection

The Story of Beautiful Girl by Rachel Simon: Monday, April 22, 2013. Noon- 1:00p.m.

Program: Lizzie Borden & the 40 Whacks!

Tuesday, April 9, 2013 @ 5:30p.m. Registration Required!

Who Needs Libraries? We All Do!

Watch this amazing and fun video by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners

Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process written by Deb Blanchard

PC Doctor March 22, 2013

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New Teen Titles March 20, 2013

Latest teen books at the Athol Public Library!

Children’s New Materials March 19, 2013

Latest materials for children at the Athol Public Library!

Robin Reads & Writes: A New Review & A Giveaway

Win an Advanced Copy of Lisa Scottoline’s new book Don’t Go. Drawing will be held Monday, March 25, 2013.

New Materials March 19, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor March 15, 2013

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Library Open Today

Friday, March 8

A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes; Brooklyn by Colm Toibin

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PC Doctor March 8, 2013

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Check It Out!

A new feature on the Teen page: Teen book reviews written by teens.

New Materials March 5, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Crazy Crafts Thursdays are back!

When: March 7, 14, 21, 28 from 3:00p.m.- 4:00p.m. Grades 5-12.

Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process written by Deb Blanchard

PC Doctor March 1, 2013

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Booked for Lunch March Selection

The Sense of An Ending by Julian Barnes: Monday, March 25, 2013. Noon to 1:00 p.m.

ATAC Winter Basket Raffle!

Tickets are available at the library and are selling for $1 each or $5 for six.

Program: LEGO Club!

Starts Monday, February 25, 2013, and will be a weekly program on Mondays from 3:30-4:30 pm.

New Features: Teen News & Children’s News

New Features on the web page: Teen News and Children’s News at the Athol Public Library.

PC Doctor February 22, 2013

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When the APL Phone Is Busy What Should I Do?

Information on what to do when the library phone lines are busy and you are trying to get through.

Program: The Growing Edge

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Library CLOSED Monday, February 18, 2013

The library will be closed for Presidents’ Day!

PC Doctor February 15, 2013

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New Materials February 12, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Crazy Craft Thursday February 21

From 3:00-4:00 p.m. Grades 5-12.

New Feature: What Should I Read Next?

A new feature on our Services page.

PC Doctor February 5, 2013

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Look, Photos!

Check out NEW construction photos of the Athol Public Library Renovation Project

Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process written by Deb Blanchard

Take This Survey!

Help us provide you with a better library experience throughout Massachusetts.

Booked for Lunch February Selection

A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr Date: Monday, February 25, 2013. Time: Noon to 1:00PM

PC Doctor January 29, 2013

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Athol Library Valentine Raffle

The Friends of the Athol Public Library are raffling off a Valentine’s Day basket. Winner will be drawn February 13, 2013.

Event: Library Patron Appreciation Celebration

From February 1 to 14. Call the library at 978-249- 9515 for more information.

Program: The Beatrix Potter You Never Knew!

Wednesday, February 6, at 5:30 pm. Free & open to the public. Please call the library at 978-249-9515 to reserve a spot.

Robin Reads & Writes: A New Review & A Giveaway

Win the new book in the Friday Harbor series, before it goes on sale! Winner randomly selected on Saturday, February 2, 2013.

Event: Athol Public Library Readathon

Friday, February 1 through Friday, February 22. All proceeds will benefit the library building fund.

PC Doctor January 23, 2013

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Program: Learn About GMOs

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

Library Open Today

Regular hours: 9:30 - 5:30

PC Doctor January 16, 2013

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Library CLOSED Monday, January 21, 2013.

Athol Library will be closing on Monday in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

New Materials January 16, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Did You Know?

With C/W MARS you can borrow materials from one library and return them at another?

New Feature: Career and Job Hunting Resources

Are you looking for a job? Check out a brand new feature on the web page. Careers and Job Hunting Resources.

New Materials January 15, 2013

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Program: A Knotty Program

Please call the library to sign up for all 4 sessions: Thursday mornings from 10:00-12:00, January 17, 24, 31, and February 7. Program is limited to 7 participants.

PC Doctor January 7, 2013

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Program: Crazy Craft Thursdays at the Library

When: January 10, 17, 24, & 31 from 3:00p.m.- 4:00p.m. Grades 5-12.

A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes; Notorious Nineteen by Janet Evanovich

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Library Closed January 1, 2013

The library will be closed for New Years Day.

PC Doctor December 31, 2012

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Teens For Jeans 2013!

Donate your washed, gently used jeans today!

PC Doctor December 23, 2012

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PC Doctor December 19, 2012

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Fine Free Weeks

December 26- January 9, 2013. The library wishes you a Happy New Year!

New Materials December 17,2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Annual Holiday Open House

Athol Public Library Holiday Open House Friday 12/21/12 @ 9:30am-1:00pm

Holiday Hours

Library will be closed Monday & Tuesday for the holiday.

PC Doctor December 10, 2012

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Christmas Basket Raffle

Winner will be drawn December 17, 2012

Holiday Arrangements Raffle

Holiday Arrangements created by Betty Sanders. Four winners will be drawn on December 13, 2012.

A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes: The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell

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New Materials December 4, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor December 2, 2012

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Booked For Lunch December Selection

This month’s pick: Five Quarters of the Orange by Joanne Harris. Discussion will be held the third Monday instead of the fourth Monday due to the Christmas Eve holiday.

Booked for Lunch Update

List of upcoming discussion books released!

Stuffed Animal Sleepover at the Athol Public Library

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 5:30-6:30. Call 978-249-9515 for more information.

PC Doctor November 19, 2012

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PC Doctor November 26, 2012

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Program: Holiday Arrangements From Your Yard; a Demonstration!

Thursday, December 6, at 5:30 pm, the Athol Public Library presents a holiday arrangements demonstration by Betty Sanders. Free & open to the public. Please call the library at 978-249-9515 to reserve your spot.

Library Amnesty November 26, 2012

Bring back all your overdues on Monday, November 26 (that’s this Monday) and we will waive the overdue fines.

New Materials November 21, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Library Closed

The Athol Public Library will be closing Thursday & Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday.

A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes; How I Came to Sparkle Again by Kaya McLaren

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What to Read Next

Fall into a Great Book This Autumn

PC Doctor November 12, 2012

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A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes; Crewel by Gennifer Albin

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PC Doctor November 8, 2012

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Library Open at 7:00 am today 11/6/12

APL also a voting location

Program: Movie Theaters and Movie Facts of Athol, Massachusetts

Tuesday, November 13, at 5:30 pm, the Athol Public Library will feature a slide presentation by film history enthusiast Jonathan A. Boschen.

New Materials November 1, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials November 2, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

A New Review from Robin Reads & Writes

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PC Doctor November 1, 2012

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Library Open Tuesday

We hope to see you!

Library Email

Issues with the email inbox have been resolved.

Booked For Lunch

Starts November 26, 12-1pm. The Book for November is Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks

PC Doctor October 25, 2012

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Robin Reads and Writes

A New Feature on the web page. Book reviews written by our very own APL staff member Robin B.

Check Out Our Research Databases

The Athol Public Library has many research databases available including more than 20 NEW databases to browse.

Volunteers Needed For Community Reading Day 2012!

Read aloud to elementary or middle school students!

Public Computers Shut Down at 4:00pm Friday Oct. 19th

Computers are not available after 4:00pm due to scheduled maintenance

Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Renovation and Expansion of the Athol Public Library

Please come and join us. The Groundbreaking will be held Wednesday, October 17th at 2 p.m. 568 Main Street, Athol.

PC Doctor October 14, 2012

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Raffle to Benefit the Library Building Project

The Dog-Lover’s Raffle. Drawing to be held on October 31!

PC Doctor October 9, 2012

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Library Closed Monday October 8, 2012

Closed Monday for the Columbus Day Holiday

PC Doctor October 3, 2012

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Computer Maintenance

Friday October 5th 9:30-noon the public computers will be unavailable

New Materials October 2, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Archives Room

Please come to the library to make an appointment.

PC Doctor September 27, 2012

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New Materials September 19, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor September 19, 2012

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Booked For Lunch

Coming in October! Details will be available soon.

PC Doctor September 13, 2012

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Knit-Wits!

Join the Knit-Wits every Wednesday

New Materials September 6, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

BENEFIT CONTRA DANCE

September 15th in the Athol Town Hall! 7:00-10:00pm. Ticket prices $7, $5 if you are a member of the Friends or a student.

PC Doctor September 5, 2012

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Library Closed Monday

Closed for Labor Day holiday

PC Doctor August 28, 2012

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Overdue Fines Resume September 1

Please return or renew your library items on or before Friday, August 31.

Dear Patrons

Please come in and update your card in the new system.

PC Doctor August 20, 2012

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PC Doctor August 16, 2012

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Family Fun Day Event

At the vacant Athol Public Library Sunday, August 19th 2012 @ 1:00-3:00 p.m.

New Materials- August 14, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

Speakeasy Event At The Library

The Friends of the Athol Public Library are turning the Main Street vacant Library into a Speakeasy on Saturday, August 18 from 7 to 10 p.m. Purchase tickets for $15 at the APL! This event is open to the public over 21 years of age.

PC Doctor July 27, 2012

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PC Doctor August 6, 2012

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PC Doctor July 24, 2012

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Pictures of Library Move

Hello fellow patrons. Check out photos of the moving process by looking at our slide show on our home page or go to the gallery and look at our new album called "Library Move".

PC Doctor July 16, 2012

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PC Doctor July 10, 2012

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FREE FRIDAY!

Today, July 6

PC Doctor July 5, 2012

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Dig This With Deb

A column to tell people about the building process written by Deb Blanchard

Library Closed Wednesday July 4th

Closed for July 4th Holiday

New Materials June 27, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials June 20, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About The ATHOL LIBRARY MOVE

A brochure with information about the move.

Area Libraries

Libraries you can visit while we are closed July 9th-August 5th.

Volunteers Needed

To help us move.

Project Bread Location Alternatives

The library will not be having project bread, but here is a list of alternative locations in the area that will be serving lunches.

PC Doctor June 25, 2012

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Event: Shopping Cart Parade July 11th

In order to move Children’s books @ 10:00 a.m.

PC Doctor June 18, 2012

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Program: Hiking The Himlayas

Travel and Photography presentation June 19th @ 6pm

PC Doctor June 13, 2012

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New Materials June 6, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Sew a Pair of Comfy Pajama Pants

Join the fun with Jean White June 19th-22nd. Grades 5 & Up.

Program: Sewing With Jean White

Come learn to make quilted totebags June 26th-29th.

PC Doctor June 5, 2012

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PC Doctor May 29, 2012

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Library Closed Monday May 28th

Closed for Memorial Day Holiday

Interlibrary Loan Requests Temporarily Suspended

After June 1st we will no longer be accepting new Interlibrary Loan requests

Enter to Win Two Tickets to a Clambake!

Winner will be drawn June 5th

"Atticus" Theatrical Performance

Professional actor Richard Clark will present “Atticus,” a one person play dramatizing the events of Harper Lee’s well known American Classic, “To Kill a Mockingbird.”at the Athol Public Library May 31st.

PC Doctor May 23, 2012

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Enter to Win a Pair of Framed Garden Catalog Prints

Winners to be drawn on Friday June 15th

New Materials May 8, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials April 19, 2012

Latest Materials at the Athol Public Library!

Library Closed Monday, April 16, 2012

The library will be closed on Monday, April 16, 2012 in observance of Patriots’ Day.

National Library Week 2012

It’s National Library Week!

PC Doctor April 5, 2012

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New Materials April 5, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor March 29, 2012

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Programs: On the Same Page @ the APL

Celebrating Athol’s 250th anniversary with local writers and films!

Program: Civil War History

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 @ 5:30 p.m.

PC Doctor March 21, 2012

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New Materials March 22, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

Program: Laughter is the Best Medicine

Thursday, March 22 @ 6:00 p.m.

New Materials March 8, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor March 7, 2012

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YES! We are OPEN!

Despite the snow, the library is open until 5:30 p.m., just as usual.

New Materials February 23, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 22, 2012

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Library Closed Monday, February 20, 2012

The library will be closed on Monday, February 20th in observance of Presidents’ Day.

PC Doctor February 14, 2012

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STEPS to GO to COLLEGE

March 20, 2012 from 3- 4 pm

New Materials February 14, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

New Materials February 8, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor February 7, 2012

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PC Doctor February 1, 2012

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New Materials January 30, 2012

Latest materials at the Athol Public Library!

PC Doctor January 24, 2012

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Program: eBay Training and Selling Class!

Three sessions: Jan. 31, Feb. 2, or Feb. 7 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Program: OverDrive Downloadable Books Training!

Thursday, January 26th at 11:00a.m. and 5:30p.m.

Teens for Jeans 2012!

Donate your washed, gently used jeans today!

PC Doctor January 17, 2012

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Library Closed Monday, January 16th, 2012

The library will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

PC Doctor January 10, 2012

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Booked for Lunch Book Discussion Group

List of upcoming discussion books released!

Sweet Seconds Ball Gown Boutique

Looking for a dress for the the 250th Kick-off Ball "The Highland Fling"?

PC Doctor January 4, 2012

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Program: ZUMBA Exercise Series!

Wednesdays in January and February @ 5:30