Calendar

Jan
8
Wed
Teen Anime Club New Years Kickoff Party @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 8 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Teen Anime Club New Years Kickoff Party @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States
Join our Teen Anime Club as we celebrate the beginning of a new Anime season!

We will be watching Studio Ghibli’s Spirited Away and enjoying some Japanese candy! Spirited Away is rated PG.

questions? Contact Tobi Bentley sbentley@minlib.net

CANCELED // Dungeons and Dragons: Tomb of Annihilation @ Dedham Public Library
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
CANCELED // Dungeons and Dragons: Tomb of Annihilation @ Dedham Public Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

Calling all heroes, adventurers, dungeon-crawlers, and other foolish mortals: Will you face the unspeakable terror of the horrific and aptly-named Tomb of Annihilation?

This program is recommended for experienced D&D players aged 10-18. Newer and younger players are invited to check out our D&D for Kids.

Questions? Contact Jonah Smiley, Teen and Youth Services Librarian. jsmiley@minlib.net

Jan
9
Thu
CANCELED // Ms. Marsha – Tot-Time Sing N’ Learn @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
CANCELED // Ms. Marsha - Tot-Time Sing N' Learn @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

Come join Ms. Marsha as we play, sing, dance, create simple crafts, and listen to stories at Tottime Sing n Learn. This monthly playgroup includes freeplay, simple crafts, music and movement and stories tied to a monthly theme. Infants and toddlers will have an opportunity to be engaged by toys and activities designed to enhance their development and provide them with a group experience. Caregivers will be able to connect with other caregivers with children of similar age.

This group is designed for infants and toddlers ages 9 months-3 years old and their caregivers. No need to register, just drop in! If you have questions email Ms Marsha at mwright@selfhelpinc.org

Endicott Afternoon Book Group @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 9 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Endicott Afternoon Book Group @ Endicott Branch Library

Join the Endicott Afternoon Book Group as they discuss Can You Ever Forgive Me? by Lee Israel.

Parks & Recreation Commission ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/30fZByp
Jan 9 @ 1:51 pm – 2:51 pm
Acrylic Paint Pouring @ Main Library
Jan 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Acrylic Paint Pouring @ Main Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States
Unleash your inner artist at the Main Library!

Make surreal, organic, abstract artwork with nothing more than a cup full of paint. Accidents happen so wear washable clothes. Ages 10 and up.

Gifts from the Hive: Beeswax Cloth Wraps @ Main Library
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gifts from the Hive: Beeswax Cloth Wraps @ Main Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States
Reduce plastic use and upcycle your old cotton shirts!

We will melt beeswax into cotton cloth and create a wonderful wrapping for foods and kitchen containers.

Please bring your cotton material, we’ll supply the beeswax.

Choose an old, preferably colorful, buttoned, long-sleeved, 100% cotton shirt (not a t-shirt). Or… some other 100% cotton fabric. We will cut fabric into vaious sizes and make a few wraps.

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

Space will be limited so please register. If you register and find you are unable to make it, please un-register yourself or contact Gianna so that others may participate.

Thank you!

Mom’s Book Group @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 9 @ 7:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Mom's Book Group @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

This month we will be discussing Everything Here is Beautiful by Mira Lee.

Jan
13
Mon
CANCELED // Super Awesome Fun Time @ Main Library
Jan 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
CANCELED // Super Awesome Fun Time @ Main Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

Come and enjoy Super Awesome Fun Time! Mondays @ 3:30pm for music, song, stories, and sensory play for all. You don’t want to miss this. Free and for all ages!

Registration is required for this free event. When registering please register yourself and the number of children that are planning to attend.

Board of Selectmen ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/2RbCuko at 03:43PM @ 03:43PM
Jan 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:59 pm
Dedham Square Study Committee ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/35K4QXX at 08:42AM @ 08:42AM
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Precinct 1 Town Meeting Represenataives ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/370HMpC at 11:02AM @ 11:02AM
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jan
14
Tue
Fiber Fun Time @ Main Library
Jan 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fiber Fun Time @ Main Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States
Join us on the second Tuesday of each month for a Fiber Free-For-All!

Bring your current sewing, knitting, crocheting, embroidery and needle-felting projects… or start something new, here at the Dedham Public Library’s maker space.

We will provide:

small fabric samples,

a sewing machine,

needles and thread,

wool roving & tools for needle-felting,

yarns of all types,

embroidery floss,

and good company to inspire and feed your creative soul.

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

Author Night with Ryan H. Walsh @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Author Night with Ryan H. Walsh @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

Ryan H. Walsh will be joining us to discuss his book Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968.

For more information, visit his website: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/authors/2140987/ryan-h-walsh

Jan
15
Wed
Super Awesome Storytime @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Super Awesome Storytime @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

Join us for stories, music & dance at the Endicott Branch!

Please be sure to register for this event on Eventbrite.

Music Appreciation: Mozart’s Four Joyful Rondos performed by Michael Leidig
Jan 15 @ 2:55 pm – 3:55 pm
Music Appreciation: Mozart’s Four Joyful Rondos performed by Michael Leidig

Join us for a fascinating presentation and solo piano performance by Dedham resident, Michael Leidig. He will take us through an exploration of the classical music era through Mozart’s 4 joyful Rondos which are rarely performed together.

Michael is a classical & jazz pianist performing throughout the Boston area promoting musical appreciation through live performance and historical accounts of composers’ lives.

In addition, and as a “nod” to his 20 years as a registered dietitian, he humorously reveals the eating habits of the time period.

Dungeons and Dragons for Teens and YA Storm Kings Thunder Intro Session @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens and YA Storm Kings Thunder Intro Session @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States
Dungeons and Dragons for Teens and YA returns with a full on adventure The Storm Kings Thunder.

From 6-8pm come and make a level 1 character to embark on the future campaign setting coming in the next couple of weeks. Learn the rules of play and how to make a character during this event.

Please sign up on Eventbrite to save your spot!

Questions? Comments? Monster Sightings?

Contact: Tobi Bentley sbentley@minlib.net

CANCELED // FREE Conversational English Tutoring @ Endicott Branch Library
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm
CANCELED // FREE Conversational English Tutoring @ Endicott Branch Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

Meet in small groups to practice speaking with a tutor.  Use library resources to improve your English and help your children with homework.  All language levels welcome. Tutoring groups meet on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm at the Dedham Public Library Endicott Branch.

Tutoring starts January 15, 2020 and ends May 7, 2020.

There is no tutoring February 19 and April 22.

All Language levels welcome.

Parents of Dedham school aged children have priority. 

Please be sure to register for this event on Eventbrite.

Main Book Group @ Main Library
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Main Book Group @ Main Library | Dedham | Massachusetts | United States

This month we will be reading Educated by Tara Westover.

The Main Library Book Group meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7pm in the History Room.

Planning Board ( via Town Calendar RSS Feed – Town of Dedham https://ift.tt/2QWahih at 11:21AM @ 11:21AM
Jan 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm