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2018 Spring Programs


CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS & EVENTS

(For a listing of all of our drop-in and sign-up Preschool Story Times,
click on "Story Times" on the menu on the left hand side of this page.)

These events and programs are offered to Westford residents and non-resident Friends of the J. V. Fletcher Library, Inc. Your membership in the Friends of the J. V. Fletcher Library, Inc. makes these programs possible. Have you joined the Friends yet?


Date and Time
Program Description
Shows will be held in the ground floor Meeting Room.
Saturday, January 13
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Free drop-in for ages 5 and up.
Lego® Club
Come create something fun with Library Legos®. All creations will be displayed in the library until the next time we meet.
Saturday, February 3
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Free drop-in for ages 5 and up.
Lego® Club
Come create something fun with Library Legos®. All creations will be displayed in the library until the next time we meet.
Friday, February 16
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Register online starting Monday, February 5 or call the Children’s Desk at 978-399-2302  This free program is for children in grades 3 to 5.
Advanced Snap Ciruits
We have five new exciting Snap Circuits kits to play with: RC Cars, Light, Motion, Arcade, and 3D Illumination.

Tuesday, February 20
11:00 a.m.
Tickets ($2.00) for children and adults are available by phone or in person. This program is for ages 5 and up.
Big Joe Storyteller, “The Robin Williams of the G-Rated set”
This promises to be a rambunctious, exciting, energetic, and animated program with Big Joe.  There will be puppets, there will be props, and best of all, there will be stories kids will not soon forget!
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the J.V. Fletcher Library.
Thursday, February 22
1:00 p.m.
Tickets ($2.00) for children in grades K and up are available for pick up in the Youth Services department starting Monday, February 5.
The Motion Man
The Motion Man has it all: precision pantomime, lyrical movement, hysterical characterizations, and inspirational improvisation.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the J.V. Fletcher Library.
Saturday February 24
11:00 a.m.
Tickets ($2.00) for children (all ages) and adults are available by phone or in person.
Chinese New Year Lion Dance and Craft
The Hung Gar Kung Fu and Lion Dance Academy of Lowell will be here to perform their spectacular Lion Dance in celebration of the Chinese New Year. Following the dance, the troupe will meet with fans in the Meeting Room for a closer look at the lion heads, the drums, and to answer any of your questions.
We will also be offering a simple drop in crap to celebrate the Year of the Dog. All ages are welcome. This program is very generously funded by the Friends of the J.V. Fletcher Library.
Saturday, March 10
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Free drop-in for ages 5 and up.
Lego® Club
Come create something fun with Library Legos®. All creations will be displayed in the library until the next time we meet.
Friday, March 16
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Register online using the Meeting Room Calendar or call the Children’s Desk at 978-399-2302  This free program is for children in grades 3 to 5.
Advanced Snap Ciruits
We have five new exciting Snap Circuits kits to play with: RC Cars, Light, Motion, Arcade, and 3D Illumination.
TBD
4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Free drop-in for all ages.
Pet a Bunny: Meet and Greet with the 4H Rabbit and Cavy Club
The 4H Club members will be in the Meeting room to answer your questions and you will have the opportunity to meet some very nice bunnies and guinea pigs. Free Drop-In!
Saturday, April 7
2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Free drop-in for ages 5 and up.
Lego® Club
Come create something fun with Library Legos®. All creations will be displayed in the library until the next time we meet.
Wednesday, April 18
11:00 a.m.
Tickets ($2.00).for children and adults on sale Monday April 2. This program is for ages 5 and up with their caregivers.
Reptiles Rock
Get up close with a variety of amphibian creatures. This program will feature a petting zoo with smaller animals and a special presentation featuring four larger animals, including a very large snake and an American alligator.
Thursday, April 19
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
This free drop-in family program is funded by the Friends of the J. V. Fletcher Library.
Stuffed Animal Spa
Drop-in to the library with your favorite stuffed animal for a very special spa day that will include a checkup station, a spa treatment, pictures, and a craft project. You will also meet Crystal Arnott, the Shelter Manager of the Lowell Humane Society. She will tell you all about collars and micro chipping your pet and what to do if your pet goes missing or if you find a lost pet.
Friday, April 27
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Register online using the Meeting Room Calendar or call the Children’s Desk at 978-399-2302  This free program is for children in grades 3 to 5.
Advanced Snap Ciruits
We have five new exciting Snap Circuits kits to play with: RC Cars, Light, Motion, Arcade, and 3D Illumination.


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