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Bacon Free Library Events

  1. Saturday Story Time!

    March 25, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month at 11:00AM for Saturday Story Time!

    Come listen to a variety of stories, do a craft, and find some great books to take home!

    No registration required.

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  2. Cookbook Club

    March 25, 2017, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

    In honor of March, we are cooking with Guinness! There are not a lot of good cookbooks about this topic so the challenge is to find an online or family recipe which uses Guinness Beer as an ingredient. Then we’ll share food and stories about where we found our recipes.

    If you would prefer not to cook with beer, feel free to bring any robust dish to this meeting to share.

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  3. Afternoon Tea with Author Lisa See

    March 27, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Bacon Free Library

    We are thrilled to welcome best selling author Lisa See to the Bacon Free Library for an afternoon tea! Lisa will be discussing her newest book The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, released one week before her visit! The book will be available for purchase and signing. We will be serving a variety of teas and crumpets to celebrate Lisa’s book birthday.

    Registration is requested for this visit so we know how much tea to have on hand ?? Please register online or call the library (508-653-6730) to let us know you can make it.

    If you cannot make the afternoon event, Lisa will be speaking at Wellesley Book Store later that day.

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  4. Bacon Free Library Story Hours

    March 28, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Listeners of all ages are always welcome. As always no registration required!

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  5. Tweenage Book Club A Million Shades of Gray

    March 28, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Kids in 4-6th grades, join us for a discussion of A Million Shades of Gray by Cynthia Kadohata. Copies are available at the library.

    Summary: A boy and his elephant escape into the jungle when the Viet Cong attack his village immediately after the Vietnam war.

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  6. Bacon Free Library Book Club The Elephant Keeperby Christopher Nicholson

    March 28, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Join us for a discussion of The Elephant Keeper by Christopher Nicholson

    Summary: A poignant and magical story set in eighteenth-century England, The Elephant Keeper by Christopher Nicholson is the tale of two baby elephants and the young man who accidentally finds himself their guardian. Every reader who was enchanted by Sara Gruen’s Water for Elephants or enthralled by When Elephants Weep will adore Nicholson’s The Elephant Keeper—a masterful blending of historical novel, coming-of-age tale, animal adventure, and love story.

    Copies of the book available at the library!

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  7. Bacon Free Library Story Hours

    March 29, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Listeners of all ages are always welcome. As always no registration required!

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  8. Adult Coloring Book Club

    March 30, 2017, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Coloring Books are not just for kids anymore! Join us for a relaxing hour of just coloring (and chatting, if you’d like). Touted as a way to help adults “de-stress and self-express”, the BFL is happy to bring this form of “mindful or mindless” activity to its patrons ??

    We’ll supply the adult coloring pages and coloring pencils or markers. Feel free to bring your own supplies if you’d like. All adults welcome!

    *All materials supplied by the Friends of the Bacon Free Library

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  9. Bacon Free Library Story Hours

    March 31, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Listeners of all ages are always welcome. As always no registration required!

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  10. Cocoa & Cookies

    March 31, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book!

    We’ll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company

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