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June 2021

Baby Time at the Concord Free Public Library

June 14 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Children’s Department at the Concord Free Public Library will offer a free weekly, outdoor program for babies every Monday at 11am. We’ll gather in the side garden near the Sudbury Street entrance for stories, songs and rhymes in this gentle half hour story time for our very youngest patrons. Register at https://concordlibrary.org/news-events/events-calendar For more information about Library programs and services, call 978-318-3301 (Main Branch) or 978-318-3350 (Fowler Branch), sign up for our e-Newsletter, or visit us online at concordlibrary.org.…

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Creating a Compelling College Application at the Concord Free Public Library

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Concord Free Public Library will host a free Zoom presentation for juniors and their parents to help with college applications and college essays on Tuesday, June 15 at 7:00 pm. Learn more about the college application process including current admissions trends, strategies for applying, writing the personal statement essay and supplemental essays, teacher recommendations, suggestions for how juniors can use their time productively this summer and how students can position themselves to increase their chances for admission. This is…

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Unity Farm Sanctuary Virtual Tour

June 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Concord Free Public Library will host a free virtual tour of Unity Farm Sanctuary in Sherborn, MA to celebrate the start of our Summer Reading 2021 program on Wednesday, June 16 at 11 am. Have you ever met a Scottish Highland Bull? Or a fluffy llama? Those are just two members of the herd here at Unity Farm Sanctuary in Sherborn MA. Join us on Zoom for a tour through the beautiful sanctuary grounds of Unity Farm. You will…

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June Journeys StoryWalk at the Concord Free Public Library

June 17
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Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Concord Free Public Library is celebrating June Journeys with Communities Organizing Against Racism (COAR) by sharing a StoryWalk on the Main Library lawn from June 1st through June 30th. The StoryWalk features Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by Carole Boston Weatherford and illustrated by Ekua Holmes. Featuring stunning mixed-media art and stirring poems, Voice of Freedom celebrates civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer's life with a message of hope, determination, and strength.…

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Celebrate Juneteenth Day with the CFPL and CCHS Crossroads Club

June 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Children’s Department at the Concord Free Public Library is inviting children to celebrate Juneteenth Day! Join us for a Juneteenth read along Thursday, June 17 from 5 - 6pm with the Crossroads group - a student organization created by Concord Carlisle High School students to discuss important cultural, social, and diverse topics! Children can celebrate Juneteenth, also known as Emancipation Day, by listening to books, readings, and participating in a discussion with the Crossroads high-school students. Register at https://concordlibrary.org/news-events/events-calendar…

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Baby Sign Language

June 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Children’s Department at the Concord Free Public Library will offer a free weekly baby sign language program every Friday morning in June at 11 am. Caregivers and their pre-verbal babies or children are invited to join us for this 4-week workshop with well known instructor, Sheryl White. Sheryl will teach you and your baby American Sign Language. Learn how to reduce frustration and help give your baby the ability to communicate before he/she can speak. Baby sign language helps…

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Monthly Family Trivia

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Join Host-extraordinaire Cary Stough for Family trivia: crazy fun categories, prizes. JOKES galore!   via Zoom and Kahoot.

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Concord’s Maps Online

June 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Learn to use Concord’s MapsOnline, a web-based resource providing access to a wealth of data about Concord on June 23 from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon! This 2-hour hands-on Zoom-based workshop will enable you to comfortably use all aspects of MapsOnline, including: 50+ data layers and base maps you can turn on/off at will Aerial imagery from the 1940s to present Address look-up with zoom-to-parcel Assessor data for each parcel Abutters list creation, saving and printing Links for viewing over 50,000 documents…

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Films at Fowler Continues in the Summer with Summer Art House: The Assistant

June 23 @ 7:00 pm
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We are continuing the Films at Fowler program in the summer months with six more movies and discussion dates. The new theme for the summer is Summer Art House, and the six movies are provocative, surprising, fun, and independent in spirit. There is even a sci-fi movie and a neglected American Western! These six movies are sleepers that don’t get as much attention as big budget features, and you will be challenged and entertained by them. Please watch—on your own…

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Concord Puppet Theater

June 25 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Join Royce and Cary for a monthly puppet show via Zoom! We'll have songs, stories...as well as general puppet-y silliness. Stay tuned for puppet take-and-make crafts. Register today and receive the Zoom link for all subsequent programs.

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Kids Cook! – Pepperoni Pizza

June 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Online Concord, MA 01742 United States + Google Map

Wellness coach Julie Manning will lead kids in a microwave cooking class and teach you to make a delicious pepperoni pizza! Kids of all ages are welcome, but younger children will need a grown-up's assistance. The virtual cooking program will be held on Zoom. Ingredient list will be shared with all participants before the program. This cooking program happens on the last Tuesday of each month at 5 pm. Sign up for any or all workshops!

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Rockabye Beats Virtual Concerts

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Concord Free Public Library hosts a free family-friendly concert featuring Rockabye Beats the last Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m. via Zoom. Rockabye Beats’ music is reminiscent of founder Marcos Valles’ Puerto Rico. Participants will enjoy an interactive 30 minute concert that includes movement, dancing, counting, singing, and a little bit of Spanish vocabulary. There will also be an instrument show and tell featuring drums, guitars, rhythm instruments, xylophones, and more! Concerts will take place . Register here…

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July 2021

Read to Luna the Dog Live! Beginning in June

July 9
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One event on July 9, 2021 at 12:00 am

One event on August 13, 2021 at 12:00 am

Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Concord Free Public Library invites children to Read to Luna the Dog on the Main Library lawn the second Friday of each month beginning in June between 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Luna is a certified therapy dog through Pets and People Foundation. Did you know that reading to dogs boosts reading skills and emotional and social skills for children? This event is for children ages 5+. Children are invited to register for their own individual 15 minute session…

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VINE Animal Sanctuary Tour

July 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Join us for a free virtual tour of VINE Animal Sanctuary. Come meet some of the chickens, cows, goats, sheep, emus, geese, ducks, guinea fowl, and pigeons that live at this very special place. VINE (Veganism is the Next Revolution) Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3), solar-powered, LGBTQ-led farmed animal sanctuary in Springfield, VT where almost 700 animals have a safe home. The mission of VINE Sanctuary is to undermine the social and structural sources of animal abuse and exploitation, working from within an ecofeminist understanding of…

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Shifting Gears: The Blunt Truth About Marijuana and Driving

July 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Concord, MA 01742 United States + Google Map

Teens - join us on Wednesdays at 4 pm for a free series hosted by AAA to learn about driving safety on July 14, July 21 and July 28. Come to one, two or all three workshops. The first program is designed to educate high school students on the risks of driving while impaired by marijuana. Attitudes about the use of marijuana have shifted in recent years. Marijuana is now prescribed for medicinal purposes and the legalization or decriminalization of recreational…

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Shifting Gears: The Blunt Truth About Marijuana and Driving

July 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on July 21, 2021 at 4:00 pm

One event on July 28, 2021 at 4:00 pm

Concord, MA 01742 United States + Google Map

Teens - join us on Wednesdays at 4 pm for a free series hosted by AAA to learn about driving safety on July 14, July 21 and July 28. Come to one, two or all three workshops. The first program is designed to educate high school students on the risks of driving while impaired by marijuana. Attitudes about the use of marijuana have shifted in recent years. Marijuana is now prescribed for medicinal purposes and the legalization or decriminalization of recreational…

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Make Your Own Pet Treats!

July 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Join us on the library’s front lawn as we celebrate our furry friends with instructor Mandy Roberge. We’ll make a batch of homemade dog treats (no nuts or eggs) and while they bake in the oven, we’ll sew an easy catnip mouse toy for your favorite feline. If you don't have pets, make treats for your neighbor or local animal shelter! This workshop is recommended for children aged 8 - 12 years old. Registration required. This event is generously sponsored by The Friends of the…

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Meet an Elephant!

July 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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Meet an elephant from the Buttonwood Park Zoo! Join us on Zoom as we chat with the Zookeeper and learn more about the elephants. All ages are welcome! Register in advance to receive the Zoom link.

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August 2021

XSCAPE INTO COMIX!

August 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Concord, MA 01742 United States + Google Map

Craft your reality in a character-based comics workshop with cartoonist LJ-Baptiste! We'll work out and break down effective, fun animal design and how we can develop and make stories with the creatures we create! If you love cartoons, animation, or story in general, this is the workshop for you!! LJ-Baptiste is an art educator and cartoonist from Boston. He has collaborated with media giants such as Google, Hasbro, and PBS to produce essential works of art. He is best known…

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Animal World Experience

August 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Concord, MA 01742 United States + Google Map

Join us for a fun and interactive program that features exotic animals from around the world. Learn their fascinating stories, and find out more about how each animal has been rescued or adopted into their forever home. This program will celebrate the culmination of the 2021 Summer Reading Program. Sponsored by The Friends of the Concord Free Public Library - thank you, Friends!

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Virtual Concerts with Ed Morgan the Music Man

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street
Concord, MA 01742 United States
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The Concord Free Public Library invites kids and families to join us for an interactive sing-along with Ed Morgan, “The Music Man”, on Friday, April 16, May 21, June 21, July 16 and August 20. All concerts will take place at 10 am on Zoom. Enjoy fun rhymes and tunes, and connect with your family through music. These family-friendly performances will have everyone up moving, dancing, and singing. Register by visiting our events calendar online at concordlibrary.org, and we'll send…

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