Library Closed: Juneteenth

 The library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, in observance of Juneteenth.

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Annual Fund Matching Challenge

Donate in June and DOUBLE your impact!

Give to the Annual Fund by June 30 and your donation will be matched 1:1 by a group of generous supporters!

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Summer Reading

June 13 - August 24

A drawing of two books and a sun.Patrons of all ages are invited to stop into Meekins Library beginning on June 13 to sign up for our summer reading program. Click on the following links to learn more about the upcoming youth and adult summer reading programs.

 

Summer Reading Kickoff with Music by Tom Sieling

Saturday, June 22, 12:00 PM

Join us on the library lawn to celebrate the start of summer reading with food, crafts, and live music. Tom Sieling will perform Take a Tromp through the Swamp, a program featuring fun, participatory kids' songs!

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Meekins Book Club

Monday, June 24, 6:00 P.M.

The Wind Knows My Name Book CoverThe Meekins Book Club is a monthly program. We generally read compelling, critically acclaimed, recently published books. Our next read is The Wind Knows My Name by Isabel Allende. Copies of our current book are available at Meekins.

Please call, stop by or email meekinsbooks@cwmars.org for more information, suggestions, or to register for this month's meeting. For mature readers.

Solar Bugs

Tuesday, June 18, 1:00PM-2:00PM

Learn about solar energy by creating your very own solar-powered bug that moves! For children ages 9 & up. 

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Art Exhibition: Works by Wynne Llewellyn

June 4 to June 29

Collage artwork resembling a fieldStop into Meekins during June to visit our latest exhibit in the Neil Hammer Gallery. Our featured artist this month is Wynne Llewellyn, a Cummington artist working with printmaking, decorative papers, collage and assemblage. 

Meekins Chess Club

Tuesday, June 18, 6:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.

Stop into Meekins on Tuesdays and play some chess! All ages and skill levels are welcome. Sign up at the circulation desk. Children third grade and below must be accompanied by an adult. Chess Club will continue through the end of June. 

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Dungeons & Dragons

Thursday, June 27, 3-4:30 PM

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Calling all young adventurers! Meekins library will be hosting a Dungeons & Dragons campaign every other Thursday this summer, starting June 13th.

Email Makayla at kmit@cwmars.org 
for more information or to register. Registration is required.

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