Sign up for free teen program this summer as part of the "Read Beyond the Beaten Path" Summer Reading program. For programs requiring registration, please call the Library at 508-946-2470 or email the Teen Services Librarian Christine Dargelis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAMP CRAFTS: FRIENDSHIP BRACELETS (Ages 10-18)
July 5 - 1:00-2:00 PM
Drop-in the Large Meeting room to make a traditional camp craft: friendship bracelets. Seating and materials are on a first come, first served basis. This program is generously supported by the Friends of the Middleborough Public Library.
I SURVIVED! BASIC WILDERNESS SURVIVAL (Ages 10-18)
July 14 - 1:00-3:00 PM
Learn the basics of wilderness survival with Matt Gabriel from Animal Survivor Man! Learn how to construct a simple shelter, coal-burn a wood bowl, rock boil drinking water, soups & stews, and unlock the mystery of primitive fire making with the bow drill. This library event will take place at Soule Homestead at 46 Soule ST in Middleboro. Registration required.
FELTED WOODLAND GNOME WORKSHOP (Ages 12-18)
July 19 - 1:00-2:30 PM
Learn how to use a barbed needle and merino wool roving to create basic shapes and attach them together to form a felted gnome with Pop Up Art School. No experience necessary. Discover the relaxing art of needle felting! Registration required.
VIRTUAL VISIT WITH AUTHOR LAUREN WOLK (Ages 9+)
July 21 - 4:00-5:00 PM
Join Ms. Amanda in Library's Large Meeting Room for a moderated conversation with Newbery Honoree, Lauren Wolk, author of Beyond the Bright Sea, Wolf Hollow, and Echo Mountain. The author will also be giving a special reading and will answer audience questions. Space is first come, first served.
ARCHERY 101 AT REEDY'S ARCHERY (Ages 10-18)
August 4 - 1:00-3:00 PM
Make your own arrow and learn how to shoot it! Participants will have a chance to create their own arrow and then receive instruction on shooting form, bow mechanics, and archery safety. The library event will be held at Reedy's Archery at 121 Wood ST in Middleboro. Registration required. Thank you to the generosity of Reedy's Archery for hosting this program.
CAMP CRAFTS: ASSORTED FUN
August 15 - 1:00-2:00 PM
Drop-in for an assortment of crafts for all ages. Space and supplies are on a first come, first served basis. This program is generously supported by the Friends of the Middleborough Public Library.
These programs, unless otherwise noted, are generously supported by the Wilfred M. Silvia Trust.