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Summer Saturdays Come to the APL!

After successful, cooperative negotiations between the Library Union and the City, the Attleboro Public Library Board of Trustees voted to open the Library on Saturdays during the summer.  The new hours of operation will be 8:30am-1:30pm on Saturdays, beginning June 27th, and running through August 29th, excluding holiday weekends.  Our hours on the other days of […]

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Get In the Game: Beisbol & the Dominican Republic – a bilingual family event

Spring is finally here and many New Englanders are out and about enjoying green grass and the great outdoors. After spending the late winter following spring training reports from Florida, and living vicariously through the players from tropical places, library staff have been inspired! We did what any inspired librarian would do…we researched! We visited CultureGrams […]

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Tail Waggin’ Tutors May 9, 2015

Kids of all ages (up to 14 years old) are invited to make an appointment to read to a certified therapy dog! Reading to a nonjudgmental, patient listener can give children the encouragement they need to improve their reading skills. The child’s confidence will grow in this relaxed environment.

Kids read in 20 minute increments and the only requirement is that the child MUST be able to read (beginning readers are welcome).

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Science Saturday June 20, 2015

STEAM—Science Technology Engineering Arts Math

For kids in preschool-kindergarten and their adult.

The Attleboro Public Library and Project Connect are teaming up to bring kids in preschool & kindergarten a monthly “Science Saturday” program.  We will be exploring STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) concepts and doing hands-on activities for some of our youngest patrons and their adults.  To make sure everyone stays safe and focused, we are asking that no younger siblings join us during this program.

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