Calendar

Jul
21
Tue
Read to Bliss the Tail Waggin’ Tutor
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Read to Bliss the Tail Waggin' Tutor

Read to your favorite Tail Waggin’ Tutor on Zoom. Bliss will be available to read to in 15 minute increments. At this time we’re only scheduling two readers at a time to see how long Bliss is able to sit and listen. Bliss is certified with Therapy Dogs International, Inc.

Do you have questions or want more information? Contact Laura Connell at lconnell@minlib.net or at the library on Tuesday’s from 9-5 at 781-751-9283.

Storytime With Ms. Laura
Jul 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom during the months of July and August. 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.

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

Middle Grade Book Club
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Middle Grade Book Club

The Dedham Public Library Middle Grade Book Club is meeting again in July. Do you know a student in grades 5-8 who loves to read? Send them our way!

Participants will register for this event on Eventbrite where they will receive a secure link to our Zoom book club. For the month of July we will be reading New Kid by Jerry Craft and meeting on Tuesday, July 21 at 2:00 p.m. We will discuss the book and also talk about whatever else we may be reading.

A free copy of the ebook and audiobook can be found here: https://www.hoopladigital.com/search?page=1&q=jerry+craft&scope=everything&type=direct Have questions or want more information? Please contact Youth Services Librarian, Laura Connell, at lconnell@minlib.net.

Active Transportation Work Group ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/30wsd6N at 12:45PM @ 12:45PM
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Organic Approach
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Organic Approach
Join us for a 6 part series with The Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens

This event will meet every other Tuesday at 4pm for gardening tips! Each week will be a different topic. This weeks topic will be about an organic approach to gardening.

Please be sure to register on Eventbrite.

Ukulele for Beginners
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Ukulele for Beginners
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?

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

Join us on Zoom!

Please register through eventbrite to receive Zoom link.

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

All levels of playing welcome!

Jul
22
Wed
Library Science
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Library Science
Science is fun, science experiments are even better!

Join Jonah as he performs and instructs STEAM activities for grades 3 and up, featuring (mostly) household items.

This event will take place on the Dedham Public Library Facebook page.

Jul
23
Thu
Craft’s To-Go!
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Craft's To-Go!

While the library may be closed for fun events, we still want to make sure you have a fun summer. Sign-up on Eventbrite for a craft kit of the week!

Please request as many craft kits as there are children that will be doing them. This week we’re painting wooden animal puzzles. Kits are available for curbside pick up on Tuesday, July 21. Once you’ve reserved your kit online, stop by the library between 11-12 and 2-4 to pick up your kit. When you get to the library stay in your car, and call the library at 781-751-9283. A staff member will bring the kit to your car.

Children may complete crafts right away or join us on Zoom on Thursday, July 23 at 2:00 p.m. to do the craft with us or to show off their completed craft.

Please contact Laura Connell at lconnell@dedham-ma.gov for more information or if you have questions. Supplies are limited. If you think you will need additional markers or paints for at home please contact us. If the craft kit is not picked up in time it will go to the next person on the waiting list.

Jul
24
Fri
Little Lab Coats Trivia Night!
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Little Lab Coats Trivia Night!

Get ready as we enter Little Lab Coats Trivia Night! Bring all your knowledge with you as you work in teams to answer as many questions as possible. Topics range from ocean critters to meteorites, to chemical reactions.

For ages 6-9. This program is brought to you by Noble and Greenough Student, Niki, who has a passion for teaching science.

Do you have questions or want more information? Contact Laura Connell at lconnell@minlib.net or at the library on Tuesday’s from 9-5 at 781-751-9283.

Park and Recreation Commission ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/2WSYXGC at 01:28PM @ 01:28PM
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:59 pm
Jul
27
Mon
Monday Morning Music
Jul 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Morning Music

Join us for fun, sing-along songs with Jonah on guitar.

Check it out on our Facebook Page!

 

Jul
28
Tue
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Jul 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom during the months of July and August. 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.

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

Bike Safety for Kids: Part 2
Jul 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Bike Safety for Kids: Part 2

We’re excited to have our friends from MA Safe Routes to School back for another virtual bike session. We’ll start with a review of what we shared in June – bike and helmet fit & the ABCs of biking. Then we’ll share info on how to lock your bike, what to wear, where to ride, and other safety tips.

Our program is targeted to students in grades 3-6, but invite your brothers and sisters, and parents to join in! If you have a bike or a helmet, bring them to the session with you!

Please be sure to register on Eventbrite

Select Board ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/2P0H8AU at 04:15PM @ 04:15PM
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:59 pm
Jul
29
Wed
Teen Open Mic Afternoon
Jul 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Teen Open Mic Afternoon
We’re having a socially distant open mic afternoon for teens only over Zoom.

Sign up to receive a 5 minute time spot. We’ll be in touch closer to the event with more details!

Participants must register at http://bit.ly/dplopenmic.

Jul
30
Thu
Crafts To-Go!
Jul 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Crafts To-Go!

While the library may be closed for fun events, we still want to make sure you have a fun summer.

Sign-up on Eventbrite for a craft kit of the week! Please request as many craft kits as there are children that will be doing them. This week we’re painting ceramic suns. Kits are available for curbside pick up on Tuesday, July 28. Once you’ve reserved your kit online, stop by the library between 11-12 and 2-4 to pick up your kit. When you get to the library stay in your car, and call the library at 781-751-9283. A staff member will bring the kit to your car. Please request a kit only if you are able to pick it up on the pick-up date.

Children may complete crafts right away or join us on Zoom on Thursday, July 30 at 2:00 p.m. to do the craft with us or to show off their completed craft. Please contact Laura Connell at lconnell@dedham-ma.gov for more information or if you have questions. Supplies are limited.

If you think you will need additional markers or paints for at home please contact us. If the craft kit is not picked up in time it will go to the next person on the waiting list.

Aug
3
Mon
Monday Morning Music
Aug 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Monday Morning Music

Join us for fun, sing-along songs with Jonah on guitar.

Check it out on our Facebook Page!

 

Sustainability Committee ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/30qasHw at 05:13PM @ 05:13PM
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Aug
4
Tue
School Committee Meeting via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/39WDSjS at 10:22AM @ 10:22AM
Aug 4 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura
Aug 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Storytime With Ms. Laura

Please join Ms. Laura for Storytime on Zoom during the months of July and August. 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.

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