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Events

Events

Monday, February 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, February 24
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Use your imagination to build, create and design all sorts of wondrous things!  All ages are invited to drop in and play with our Lego collection
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, February 25
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for Tiny Time 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, February 25
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, February 25
2:00pm - 4:00pm
All homeschoolers are welcome! Join us for Math, STEM, Geography, book clubs and more This week is GEOGRAPHY CLUB  
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, February 25
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a STEAM writing club along with a book club.  There will be 2 selections to read per month and activities based on the books.   Ages 8-12
Event Location: The Junior Room
Wednesday, February 26
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, February 26
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Join us for gaming the old fashioned way! No computers, no tablets, no smartphones, or consoles needed.  We have games for kids of all ages
Event Location: The Junior Room
Thursday, February 27
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, February 27
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3 PM 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.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, February 27
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Puzzles are fun for kids, tweens and teens! Stop in for jigsaw puzzles, brain teasers, crossword puzzles, sudoku and more
Event Location: The Junior Room
Friday, February 28
6:00pm - 7:00pm
for ages 16+ and all adults who like to read young adult literature This month's selection is:  Warcross by Marie Lu For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life. The obsession started ten years ago... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Friday, February 28
7:00pm - 8:00pm
for ages 16+ and all adults who like to read graphic novels This month's selection is:  Maus a Survivor's Tale  by Art Spiegelman A story of a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe and his son, a cartoonist who tries to come to terms... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Sunday, March 01
12:00am - 12:00pm
Join our GoodReads online book discussion club, Nothing But the Truth, the Non-Fiction Book Club.  Two titles will be selected per month that the group can read and discuss. Titles will be available from the library catalog.  GoodReads is an online... Read More
Event Location: The Swansea Free Public Library
Monday, March 02
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, March 02
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Use your imagination to build, create and design all sorts of wondrous things!  All ages are invited to drop in and play with our Lego collection
Event Location: The Junior Room
Monday, March 02
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bring your own game or play one of ours Learn or play games such as Settlers of Cataan, Ticket to Ride and many others
Event Location: The Reference Room
Tuesday, March 03
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for Tiny Time 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, March 03
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, March 03
2:00pm - 4:00pm
All homeschoolers are welcome! Join us for Math, STEM, Geography, book clubs and more This week is MATH GAMES & MORE  
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, March 03
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a tween writing club along with a book club.  There will be 2 selections to read per month and activities based on the books.   Ages 8-12
Event Location: The Junior Room
Wednesday, March 04
11:30am - 1:30pm
Join us for an afternoon making handmade cards All supplies provided
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, March 04
4:00pm - 6:00pm
  Learn about otaku culture, Japanese pop culture, folklore, etiquette and more. Watch Anime and hang out with fellow Anime fans! There are also days with crafts, video games, and Japanese snacks. Check us out! For ages 12-17.
Event Location: The Junior Room
Wednesday, March 04
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Free Program Come and play the game of kings! All experience levels are welcome
Event Location: The Swansea Free Public Library
Wednesday, March 04
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:  American Predator  by Maureen Callahan When journalist... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Wednesday, March 04
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Our historical fiction book club meets the first Wednesday of each month.   This month's selection:  Burning Chambers by Kate Mosse France, 1562. War sparks between the Catholics and Huguenots, dividing neighbors, friends, and family―... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, March 05
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, March 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3 PM 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.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Friday, March 06
12:30pm - 2:30pm
A group for quilters of all levels.  Tools and sewing machines provided. For beginners, quilter Diane Preble will cover the basics of quilting to get anyone started.   Diane will teach what type of fabric is best for quilting, good first projects,... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Saturday, March 07
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Artist Sarah Jane Lapp will lead participants through a community-building project that includes puzzles and pie, using her own artisan jigsaw puzzles. Sarah Jane created this activity to foster a creative way to solve problems in everyday life... Read More
Event Location: Christ Church Hall
Monday, March 09
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, March 09
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Use your imagination to build, create and design all sorts of wondrous things!  All ages are invited to drop in and play with our Lego collection
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, March 10
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for Tiny Time 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, March 10
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, March 10
2:00pm - 4:00pm
All homeschoolers are welcome! Join us for Math, STEM, Geography, book clubs and more This week is GEOGRAPHY CLUB  
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, March 10
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a tween writing club along with a book club.  There will be 2 selections to read per month and activities based on the books.   Ages 8-12
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, March 10
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, March 11
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, March 11
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Join us for gaming the old fashioned way! No computers, no tablets, no smartphones, or consoles needed.  We have games for kids of all ages
Event Location: The Junior Room
Thursday, March 12
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, March 12
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calling all frugal foodies! Each Thursday from 2-3 PM 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.
Event Location: The Reference Room
Thursday, March 12
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Puzzles are fun for kids, tweens and teens! Stop in for jigsaw puzzles, brain teasers, crossword puzzles, sudoku and more
Event Location: The Junior Room
Saturday, March 14
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, March 14
11:00am - 12:00pm
Local author Abigail Beaudry will be at the Library with her book The Rising Butterfly "I wrote this book to inspire others like me who have Autism and to inspire others who sometimes just felt like I did…invisible. I want you all to know... Read More
Event Location: The Reference Room
Monday, March 16
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, March 16
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Use your imagination to build, create and design all sorts of wondrous things!  All ages are invited to drop in and play with our Lego collection
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, March 17
10:30am - 11:30am
Join Ms. Christine for Tiny Time 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, March 17
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, March 17
2:00pm - 4:00pm
All homeschoolers are welcome! Join us for Math, STEM, Geography, book clubs and more This week is 4H STEAM CLUB  
Event Location: The Junior Room
Tuesday, March 17
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Join us for a STEAM writing club along with a book club.  There will be 2 selections to read per month and activities based on the books.   Ages 8-12
Event Location: The Junior Room

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