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Family PlayShop

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Laugh, play, discover and explore. Parents and caregivers will dive into quality play time with their children age birth to five years.

Teen Time

Thursday, October 23, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.

The Buzz: A book discussion where the location's a little different.... and so are the books.

Thursday, October 23, 2014  
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: This month, our newest, hippest book discussion group will be discussing The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman, at Cannon Coffee - 802 Brookline Blvd.

Maker's Dozen: Electronics with Granzeier Consulting

Saturday, October 25, 2014  
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: What does it mean to be an electrical engineer? It means you can make incredible things out of LEDs, wires, motors, switches, and sensors! Join us to kick off the first day of our monthly Electronics Club!

Tinker Squads

Monday, October 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Seeking Girls Who Tinker! Girls, if you love to tinker, invent, and play with adgets, we want you on the all-girl Tinker Squad!

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Monday, October 27, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Children 18 months to 5 years and their parents or caregivers will get up and moving at the Library with stories, songs, rhymes, and silly fun.

Halloween Magic Show: with Weird Eric!

Monday, October 27, 2014  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Little ghosts and goblins, join us for a not-so-scary Halloween Magic Show with Weird Eric! Weird Eric the Magician will also be teaching us how to do our own magic tricks after the show!

Interviewing Basics: A Skills for Success workshop by the Job & Career Education Center

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: An introduction to the basics of interviewing, including preparation, answering common questions, body language and dressing for success.

Tween Workshop Tuesdays : Mad Science

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come to the library to do crazy science with your friends. This month's experiment - Halloween goo.

Kids Club: Wacky Wednesdays

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: We'll explore super science kits, do crafts, play games--something different each week. For kids ages 5-11.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Family PlayShop

Thursday, October 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Laugh, play, discover and explore. Parents and caregivers will dive into quality play time with their children age birth to five years.

Teen Time

Thursday, October 30, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.

National Novel Writing Month - Come Write In: NaNoWriMo Kickoff Event

Saturday, November 1, 2014  
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Have you always wanted to write a book, but didn't know how to get started? Are you a veteran WriMo looking for a new writing spot? Come learn about National Novel Writing Month, and get started on your word count.

Tinker Squads

Monday, November 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Seeking Girls Who Tinker! Girls, if you love to tinker, invent, and play with adgets, we want you on the all-girl Tinker Squad!

Brookline History Buffs: connect with your past, your community and your neighbors at the Library!

Monday, November 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Take part in our new history group! Socialize with your neighbors, share your memories, stories, photos and other memorabilia, and help us in our mission of creating a Brookline Oral History collection! Welcome to everyone!

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Monday, November 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Children 18 months to 5 years and their parents or caregivers will get up and moving at the Library with stories, songs, rhymes, and silly fun.

Learn LinkedIn: A Skills for Success workshop by the Job & Career Education Center

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: This small class will introduce you to the basic functions of the career networking service LinkedIn.

Tween Workshop Tuesdays: Monthly Minecraft Challenge

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come to the library to build projects with friends, learn new tricks, and show off your hard work. This month's challenge - simple redstone circuits.

Kids Club: Wacky Wednesdays

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: We'll explore super science kits, do crafts, play games--something different each week. For kids ages 5-11.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Maker's Dozen: Models & Molds with East End Goods

Thursday, November 6, 2014  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Mike Doran, from East End Goods, brings whimsy to the world with his hand-sculpted and hand-cast home decor. He'll teach us how to create a creature using a mold that can be used over and over to produce a consistent product.

Tinker Squads

Monday, November 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Seeking Girls Who Tinker! Girls, if you love to tinker, invent, and play with adgets, we want you on the all-girl Tinker Squad!

Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Monday, November 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Children 18 months to 5 years and their parents or caregivers will get up and moving at the Library with stories, songs, rhymes, and silly fun.

Microsoft Office Quick Start: A Skills for Success workshop by the Job & Career Education Center

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Do you want a quick introduction to the major Microsoft Office software used in today's job market? This demonstration style class will introduce you to Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Tween Workshop Tuesdays: Crafternoons

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come to the library and make things that are both decorative and useful. This month's craft - pipe cleaner action figures.

MOVIE SHOWdown: originals vs. remakes

Tuesday, November 11, 2014  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: They say the original is always better. You say if they’re right! Pick up this month's movies at our Customer Services desk, watch them on your own, then come back to the library for fun, relaxed conversation over theater-style treats.

Mystery & More Book Discussion: The Pleasure of My Company by Steve Martin

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Join us for a lively discussion of The Pleasure of My Company by Steve Martin...

Daniel Pecan Cambridge is a young man whose life is rich and full, provided he never leaves his Santa Monica apartment.


Kids Club: Wacky Wednesdays

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: We'll explore super science kits, do crafts, play games--something different each week. For kids ages 5-11.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Teen Time

Thursday, November 13, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.

Tinker Squads

Monday, November 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Seeking Girls Who Tinker! Girls, if you love to tinker, invent, and play with adgets, we want you on the all-girl Tinker Squad!

Between the Lines Book Discussion: Italian Shoes by Henning Mankell

Monday, November 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 6:50 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Take part in engaging conversation about Italian Shoes by Henning Mankell...

Frederick is so lost to the world, he must remind himself he’s alive until Harriett turns up decades after he last saw her demanding that he fulfill an old promise.


Storytime: Toddler and Preschooler Tales

Monday, November 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Children 18 months to 5 years and their parents or caregivers will get up and moving at the Library with stories, songs, rhymes, and silly fun.

Career Cruising: A Skills for Success workshop by the Job & Career Education Center

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Interested in finding the career path that best matches your dreams and goals? Career Cruising is a database that allows you to take assessment tests, explore different careers and much more.

Tween Workshop Tuesdays: Internet Cafe

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Learn how to use different websites while being safe on the internet, and share your favorite websites with your friends. This month's topic - web-based animation.

Kids Club: Wacky Wednesdays

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: We'll explore super science kits, do crafts, play games--something different each week. For kids ages 5-11.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Teen Time

Thursday, November 20, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.

Tinker Squads

Monday, November 24, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Seeking Girls Who Tinker! Girls, if you love to tinker, invent, and play with adgets, we want you on the all-girl Tinker Squad!

Tween Workshop Tuesdays : Mad Science

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come to the library to do crazy science with your friends. This month's experiment - static electricity tricks.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Tinker Squads

Monday, December 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Seeking Girls Who Tinker! Girls, if you love to tinker, invent, and play with adgets, we want you on the all-girl Tinker Squad!

Brookline History Buffs: connect with your past, your community and your neighbors at the Library!

Monday, December 1, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Take part in our new history group! Socialize with your neighbors, share your memories, stories, photos and other memorabilia, and help us in our mission of creating a Brookline Oral History collection! Welcome to everyone!

Tween Workshop Tuesdays: Monthly Minecraft Challenge

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come to the library to build projects with friends, learn new tricks, and show off your hard work. This month's challenge - roller coasters.

Maker's Dozen: Marketplace Workshop

Wednesday, December 3, 2014  
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Using materials from our previous Maker's Dozen programs create stock for the Maker's Dozen Marketplace at Cannon Coffee! We'll plan what to showcase and select 12 teens to attend as sellers.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Teen Time: Maker's Dozen Marketplace Workshop

Thursday, December 4, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.

Tween Workshop Tuesdays: Crafternoons

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Come to the library and make things that are both decorative and useful. This month's craft - graph paper art.

Mystery & More Book Discussion: The Snowman by Jo Nesbø

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
1:00 PM
Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Join us for a lively discussion of The Snowman by Jo Nesbø...

Jonas' mother is gone. Out his window he sees the snowman that inexplicably appeared in the yard earlier in the day, his mother's pink scarf around its neck.


Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Teen Time

Thursday, December 11, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.

Maker's Dozen Marketplace @ Cannon Coffee

Saturday, December 13, 2014  
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: In partnership with the Maker's Dozen program at the library, local business Cannon Coffee with host a mini-marketplace at their coffee shop where teens will practice their business skills by selling their own creations.

Between the Lines Book Discussion: The Liar’s Club by Mary Karr

Monday, December 15, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:00 PM - 6:50 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Take part in engaging conversation about The Liar’s Club by Mary Karr...

Mary Karr’s father is the champion mythmaker at the local Liar’s Club, but there are other lies, darker and more hidden, at home.


Tween Workshop Tuesdays: Internet Cafe

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Learn how to use different websites while being safe on the internet, and share your favorite websites with your friends. This month's topic - your favorite webgames.

Power Yoga with Amy

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | Other Dates  
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: Bring your own mat, towel and water for free, fun, fitness-based yoga. All skill levels are welcome. Recommended for adults. No registration required.

Teen Time

Thursday, December 18, 2014 | Other Dates  
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Directions to this location: Brookline

Summary: ART * TECH * FILM * GAMES * MUSIC * MORE! Teen Lounge is a hang out space for teens only, open every Thursday from 3-5pm. Talk to your friendly teen specialist for activity details, or call 412-561-1003.