Calendar

Oct
12
Mon
Hand Lettering for Beginners
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Hand Lettering for Beginners

Ever wanted to try hand lettering, but didn’t know where to start? Then this on-line Zoom class is for YOU! Join Swetha Shenoy of The Paisley Corner (https://thepaisleycorner.com/) for a beginner hand lettering workshop. She is a lettering and watercolor artist based in Secaucus, New Jersey. She specializes in custom art prints, hand-lettered artwork, and handmade cards. Check out her work on Instagram @thepaisleycorner (https://www.instagram.com/thepaisleycorner/) or Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/thepaisleycorner)

In one hour, you will learn the art of drawing letters and create your own hand-lettered artwork. Once you have learned the basics of hand-lettering, you can create all year long! Use this fun technique to personalize cards, gift tags, place cards, and even your journal! The possibilities are endless!

Please register at www.Eventbrite.com to receive supply list & Zoom link.

Contact Gianna if you have any questions: gbird@minlib.net

Oct
13
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Oct 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.

Ricotta Gnocchi Mac and Cheese
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Ricotta Gnocchi Mac and Cheese

Join Katie, Registered Dietitian from Food Explorers, to make homemade Ricotta Gnocchi Mac & Cheese (GF options available)!

To make this tasty dish, you’ll need the following ingredients: 15oz container Ricotta, 3 egg yolks, flour (AP or GF), grated Parmesan, milk, cheddar cheese, butter and optional breadcrumbs. No special equipment required. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask Katie and food and nutrition related questions you may have.

Please register to reserve a spot and receive your Zoom link
Spaces are limited. Please only register if you are sure to be able to attend. Thank you!
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net
Adults Only!
Ukulele Tuesdays
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ukulele Tuesdays
Calling All Ukulele Players & Wanna Be Uke Players!
Are you curious about playing with others in a no pressure situation, and advancing your skills? Would you like to explore some new songs? Join us on Zoom!

We’ll practice chords, strums and play a variety of music together.

If you don’t have a ukulele, you can borrow one from the library: please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net to do this.

If you are a new player, please log in to Zoom 15 minutes earlier to review chords and other basic information beforehand.

Please register through www.eventbrite.com to receive Zoom link.

If you have any questions, please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net

All levels of playing welcome!

Ukulele Tuesdays
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ukulele Tuesdays

Calling All Ukulele Players & Wanna Be Uke Players! Are you curious about playing with others in a no pressure situation, and advancing your skills? Would you like to explore some new songs? Join us on Zoom! We’ll practice chords, strums and play a variety of music together.

If you don’t have a ukulele, you can borrow one from the library: please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net to do this. If you are a new player, please log in to Zoom 15 minutes earlier to review chords and other basic information beforehand. Please register through www.eventbrite.com to receive Zoom link.

If you have any questions, please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net All levels of playing welcome!

Oct
14
Wed
Dedham Public Library Spooktacular Movie Club
Oct 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Dedham Public Library Spooktacular Movie Club

Join Tobi and May for our Spooktacular Movie Club where we watch and talk about some of our favorite Halloween movies during the month of October! Our first movie discussion will be on the very first Halloween movie directed by John Carpenter on October 14th, followed by Tucker and Dale vs Evil on the 21st and ending with Nosferatu on the 28th. All of these movies are available through Hoopla so all you need to see them is your library card! So, head to Hoopla, check out and watch the movie then join us for a spooky themed Halloween meetup this October at the Dedham Public Library.

Oct
15
Thu
The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy: Awareness Inspires Conservation
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy: Awareness Inspires Conservation

Kristen Kibblehouse from The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy will lead us in a program about the latest research on white sharks and how it is effecting conservancy and what this research is teaching us. She will also talk about Public Safety and have true/false trivia questions.

Read to your favorite Tail Waggin’ Tutor on Zoom.
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Read to your favorite Tail Waggin’ Tutor on Zoom.

Bliss is a local and friendly dog that is certified with Therapy Dogs International, Inc.

During this Zoom session your child will have the chance to read their favorite books to Bliss. Each participant will receive fifteen minutes to read to Bliss. This program is for children of all ages and runs throughout the month of October. Visit our calendar to request your session today.

Please reach out to Laura Connell at lconnell@minlib.net for more information.

Oct
20
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Oct 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.

Job Search Series: Networking 101
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Job Search Series: Networking 101

Attend the first of our job search webinar series to learn tips and tricks from RIZEcareer on helping yourself stand out in the job market. This session will discuss the importance of networking, including actionable steps to get you started and feeling more confident.

Please register on Eventbrite!

Ukulele Tuesdays
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ukulele Tuesdays

Calling All Ukulele Players & Wanna Be Uke Players! Are you curious about playing with others in a no pressure situation, and advancing your skills? Would you like to explore some new songs? Join us on Zoom! We’ll practice chords, strums and play a variety of music together.

If you don’t have a ukulele, you can borrow one from the library: please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net to do this. If you are a new player, please log in to Zoom 15 minutes earlier to review chords and other basic information beforehand. Please register through www.eventbrite.com to receive Zoom link.

If you have any questions, please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net All levels of playing welcome!

Oct
27
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Oct 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.

Little Lab Coats: A Lesson on Sustainability!
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Little Lab Coats: A Lesson on Sustainability!

Go on a scientific discovery with Little Lab Coats! Explore the importance of protecting ecosystems. Learn about different alternative energy sources and the ways in which you impact the environment. Understand the effects of pollution in different environments and brainstorm solutions to help create a cleaner and healthier planet! No experience or previous knowledge required.

For Ages 6-9. Space is Limited. Little Lab Coats is brought to you by Noble and Greenough Student, Niki, who has a passion for teaching science. For more information please contact Youth Services Librarian, Laura Connell, at lconnell@minlib.net.

Ukulele Tuesdays
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ukulele Tuesdays

Calling All Ukulele Players & Wanna Be Uke Players! Are you curious about playing with others in a no pressure situation, and advancing your skills? Would you like to explore some new songs? Join us on Zoom! We’ll practice chords, strums and play a variety of music together.

If you don’t have a ukulele, you can borrow one from the library: please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net to do this. If you are a new player, please log in to Zoom 15 minutes earlier to review chords and other basic information beforehand. Please register through www.eventbrite.com to receive Zoom link.

If you have any questions, please contact Gianna at gbird@minlib.net All levels of playing welcome!

Nov
3
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Nov 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.

Nov
4
Wed
Virtual Non-Fiction Book Club
Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Virtual Non-Fiction Book Club
This is a book club for people who celebrate lifelong learning and are willing to explore new worlds.

We will read books on history, sociology, science, psychology, travel, adventure – books that will contribute to a better understanding of ourselves and of the world around us.

The book for November is The Great Pretender by Susannah Cahalan.

The book club meeting will take place the first Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

For more information, please click here: https://dedham-ma.libguides.com/c.php?g=1069839

Nov
10
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.

Nov
17
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Nov 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.

Little Lab Coats: A Lesson on Endangered Animals & Conservation!
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Little Lab Coats: A Lesson on Endangered Animals & Conservation!

Go on a scientific journey all around the world to examine different endangered species. Learn why some animals are endangered and how scientists are helping regrow certain populations. Brainstorm and draw your own ways in which you can help endangered animals! No experience or previous knowledge required.

For Ages 6-9. Space is Limited. Little Lab Coats is brought to you by Noble and Greenough Student, Niki, who has a passion for teaching science. For more information please contact Youth Services Librarian, Laura Connell, at lconnell@minlib.net.

Nov
24
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Nov 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom every Tuesday. Let’s stay connected while we’re apart and read, dance, and have fun together! Participants will “shake their sillies out” to fun songs right from the comfort of their own home. This program is intended for children ages 0-5, with their caregiver.

For more information, please contact Ms. Laura at lconnell@minlib.net.