What's New

Head over to Soule Homestead at 46 Soule St. in Middleboro from October 8-17 and enjoy a fall themed StoryWalk®.  Travel from page to page, reading the story at your own pace.  Start near the goat pen, follow the prompts and then embark on a fall shape hunt on the farm.  Don't forget to sign the virtual guest book at the end of the story.  Soule Homestead is a working farm so dress accordingly.  


Have you ever wanted to find out what playing Dungeons & Dragons (D&D) is all about without having to buy it?  Here's your chance!
You can now borrow one of two role-playing sets for up to two months, giving you plenty of time to learn the rules of the game and complete an adventure.
The D&D Starter Set is perfect for beginners aged 12+, offering five pre-generated characters, rulebook, four sets of dice, and a full-fledged adventure that's been crafted for you.  Great for 3-5 players.
For those who are familiar with the game but want more freedom to create your own characters and adventure, the D&D Essentials Kit provides everything you need to know to get started, including an introductory adventure, Dungeon Master's screen, map, four sets of dice, and 81 cards for magic items and sidekicks. Ideal for 2-6 players aged 12+.
Stop by our Main Floor Desk to ask about our kits or take one home using your library card.
These kits are made possible through CARES Act funding to Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services as administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
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Call the library at 508-946-2470 to reserve the following craft kits:

  • Thanksgiving Placemats:  Make placemats for the Council on Aging's (COA) Meals on Wheels recipients in time for Thanksgiving. Kits include ideas and supplies for five types of kid-friendly designs.  Kits will be ready to pick up beginning Mon., Oct. 18 and they need to be returned to the library no later than Mon., Nov. 15 so that they can be prepared for delivery.
  • Halloween Terrarium:  Kids age 7-11 can pick up a "Terror"-arium kit from the library.  Once reserved, you can pick up this take-and-make kit starting October 25th.  This terrarium doesn't require watering (unless you add your own plants).  Limited supplies.