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Events

Events

Tuesday, May 28
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for TinyTime story time for children ages birth to 3.   Enjoy songs, movement, activities, rhymes, books and playtime. Sponsored by South Bay Community Services.
Event Location: Children's Area
Tuesday, May 28
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, May 28
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Write Club meets every Tuesday from 4-5PM.  For creative writers ages 8-12.  Join our group as we write stories, learn new words, do word puzzles and share what we are reading. The Write club is an informal and casual writing group for young... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Wednesday, May 29
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Swansea Free Public Library is pleased to announce the start of German language classes with Christel Amaral.   Learn a new and exciting language  including basic words and phrases. Learn how to order food and drinks, tell time and ask for... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, May 30
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, May 30
12:00pm - 3:00pm
The Swansea Homeschoolers meet each Thursday from 12-3PM.  Ages 4-7.  Learning is fun at the library.  Math, Geography, Science, and books, plenty of books!
Event Location: The Junior Room
Thursday, May 30
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Event Location: The Reference Room
Saturday, June 01
10:00am - 4:00pm
Drop in and try some games!
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 03
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 03
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Make a beautiful paper lantern for your porch or home. $6 for all supplies Choose your session and sign up today as seating is limited $3 deposit required
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 03
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Make a beautiful paper lantern for your porch or home. $6 for all supplies Choose your session and sign up today as seating is limited $3 deposit required
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, June 04
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for TinyTime story time for children ages birth to 3.   Enjoy songs, movement, activities, rhymes, books and playtime. Sponsored by South Bay Community Services.
Event Location: Children's Area
Tuesday, June 04
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, June 04
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Write Club meets every Tuesday from 4-5PM.  For creative writers ages 8-12.  Join our group as we write stories, learn new words, do word puzzles and share what we are reading. The Write club is an informal and casual writing group for young... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Wednesday, June 05
12:00pm - 2:00pm
 Join master paper artist Jean Codega as she teaches the basics of card making.  Make 2 cards to bring home!  All supplies are provided. 
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, June 05
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Our mystery book club meets the first Wednesday of each month.  We enjoy all kinds of mystery and crime books from cozy to historical to modern thrillers. This month's selection:  Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson During the final months of... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, June 05
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Swansea Free Public Library is pleased to announce the start of German language classes with Christel Amaral.   Learn a new and exciting language  including basic words and phrases. Learn how to order food and drinks, tell time and ask for... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, June 05
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Our historical fiction book club meets the first Wednesday of each month.   This month's selection:  Skeletons at the feast by Chris Bohjalian During the final months of World War II, a small group of people--including teenager Anna... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 06
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 06
12:00pm - 3:00pm
The Swansea Homeschoolers meet each Thursday from 12-3PM.  Ages 4-7.  Learning is fun at the library.  Math, Geography, Science, and books, plenty of books!
Event Location: The Junior Room
Thursday, June 06
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 06
6:00pm - 7:00pm
for ages 16+ and all adults who like to read young adult literature This month's selection is:  The Rook by Daniel O'Malley Filled with characters both fascinating and fantastical, THE ROOK is a richly inventive, suspenseful, and often wry... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 06
7:00pm - 8:00pm
for ages 16+ and all adults who like to read graphic novels This month's selection is:  Kin by Holly Black When her mother goes missing and her father is blamed for her disappearance, Rue Silver delves into her family's secret past and... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Friday, June 07
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Quilter Diane Preble will cover the basics of quilting to get anyone started.   Pick up the list of materials needed at the library.  Tools and sewing machines provided.  Diane will teach what  type of fabric is best for quilting,  good first... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Saturday, June 08
10:30am - 12:00pm
Join us for a morning of card trading, Pokemon Bingo, and learning how to play the card game.   Win Pokemon cards and candy treats. It's fun for Pokemon fans of all ages.
Event Location: The Junior Room
Saturday, June 08
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all Monster Fans: It's the monthly Monster Squad Club!   Each month, the Monster Squad investigates and learns about a different monster. Snacks and crafts too. Monster Club is open to all monster fans ages 6-12. Monster Squad meets on the... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Monday, June 10
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 10
3:00pm - 5:00pm
New members are welcome. STEAM club is for children ages 8-14 Following the 4-H STEM club projects, join us as we learn about the amazing world of science, technology, engineering, art and math.
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, June 11
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for TinyTime story time for children ages birth to 3.   Enjoy songs, movement, activities, rhymes, books and playtime. Sponsored by South Bay Community Services.
Event Location: Children's Area
Tuesday, June 11
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, June 11
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Write Club meets every Tuesday from 4-5PM.  For creative writers ages 8-12.  Join our group as we write stories, learn new words, do word puzzles and share what we are reading. The Write club is an informal and casual writing group for young... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, June 11
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Friends of the Library are a volunteer organization dedicated to enhancing the Swansea Public Library's services to its patrons and encouraging community use of the library. Funded by annual dues and fundraising activities, the Friends support... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, June 12
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Working on a craft project and can't seem to finish?  Bring it to the Library and relax in the Reference Room with a warm beverage and two hours of uninterrupted crafting.  
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, June 12
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Swansea Free Public Library is pleased to announce the start of German language classes with Christel Amaral.   Learn a new and exciting language  including basic words and phrases. Learn how to order food and drinks, tell time and ask for... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 13
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 13
12:00pm - 3:00pm
The Swansea Homeschoolers meet each Thursday from 12-3PM.  Ages 4-7.  Learning is fun at the library.  Math, Geography, Science, and books, plenty of books!
Event Location: The Junior Room
Thursday, June 13
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 17
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, June 18
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for TinyTime story time for children ages birth to 3.   Enjoy songs, movement, activities, rhymes, books and playtime. Sponsored by South Bay Community Services.
Event Location: Children's Area
Tuesday, June 18
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Tuesday Club is an informal group of family historians who meet each Tuesday from 12-2 pm to research genealogy.  Interested in researching your family history?  We can help.  Whether a beginner or a family historian with years of experience,... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, June 18
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Write Club meets every Tuesday from 4-5PM.  For creative writers ages 8-12.  Join our group as we write stories, learn new words, do word puzzles and share what we are reading. The Write club is an informal and casual writing group for young... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Wednesday, June 19
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Die Cut machines and die cuts will be available for all scrapbookers, card makers and paper artists.  Learn how die cut machines work. Bring your own paper or use some from our collection.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, June 19
6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Swansea Free Public Library is pleased to announce the start of German language classes with Christel Amaral.   Learn a new and exciting language  including basic words and phrases. Learn how to order food and drinks, tell time and ask for... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 20
12:00pm - 2:00pm
The Swansea Knitters meet each Thursday from 12-2 pm to work on projects.  Whether you are new to knitting or working on your own projects, join us for friendship, fun and a fantastic good time in the Reference Room.  Registration is not required.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, June 20
12:00pm - 3:00pm
The Swansea Homeschoolers meet each Thursday from 12-3PM.  Ages 4-7.  Learning is fun at the library.  Math, Geography, Science, and books, plenty of books!
Event Location: The Junior Room
Thursday, June 20
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3PM Simply Done, the Cookbook and Coupon Club meets to discuss food, swap recipes and cut coupons.  Meet new people, enjoy taste testings, learn tips to save money. Register today
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 24
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Coloring club for adults is a relaxing way to start the week.  Find you inner artist using pens, pencils and many different coloring pages.  We provide the materials or you can bring your own.  Coloring club takes place every Monday from 12-2 pm
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, June 24
2:00pm - 4:00pm
All homeschoolers are invited to join us as we learn basic science and engineering principles, create art, understand the wonderful world of math and learn about technology.  Create. Imagine. Build. Make new friends. Children will discover the world... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Monday, June 24
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for this monthly book club for children ages 8-14. This month the club is reading books about trees including The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein, The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono, The Wish Tree by Katherine... Read More
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, June 25
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for TinyTime story time for children ages birth to 3.   Enjoy songs, movement, activities, rhymes, books and playtime. Sponsored by South Bay Community Services.
Event Location: Children's Area

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