Uphams Corner Library

Rainbow Loom Bracelets at Uphams Corner Library | May 18

rainbow loom bracelets

Come to the Uphams Corner Library to make rainbow loom bracelets! Ages 5 and up!

 

When: Monday, May 18th

4:00PM-5:30PM

Where: Uphams Corner Branch of the BPL

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: call the Uphams Corner Branch at (617)265-0139

 

Felt Board Fun at Uphams Corner Library | May 6

felt board fun

In honor of Children’s Book Week, come tell your favorite stories using Miss Emily’s felt board characters! Open to all ages!

 

When: Wednesday, May 6th

4:00PM-5:00PM

Where: Uphams Corner Branch of the BPL

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: call the Uphams Corner branch at (617)265-0139

 

Youth Programs at Uphams Corner Library | All April

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Stop by the Uphams Corner Library for one of the many ongoing youth library programs we are offering in April:

Preschool Story Time-

Every Tuesday 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. Sing songs, read books, and make crafts to strengthen early literacy skills. Special dance guest on 3/10! Ages 3-6

Homework Help Mentor Program-

Monday - Thursday 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Come get *free* homework help from neighborhood high school students. No registration required. Ages 5-12

Lego Builders-  

Tuesdays, April 7 and 21 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 18 11:00 – 12:30 p.m. Come build with the library’s Legos. Ages 4 and up

Friday Family Film-

Every Third Friday 2:30 – 4:00 p.m. April 17: The Lorax Get in the mood for Earth Day with this gentle warning from the Lorax, adapted from the Dr. Seuss classic. All ages.

Laptop Lab-

Library Wordle Wednesday, April 15 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Use the library’s laptops to create a visual poem about the library to celebrate National Library Week. Ages 8 and up 

 

Where: Uphams Corner Branch of the BPL

For more info: Call Uphams Corner Branch at (617)265-0139

 

New England Aquarium Lobsters | April 23

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Come learn about (and touch!) these amazing animals with fun and friendly staff from the New England Aquarium. For ages 6 and up.

 

When: Thursday, April 23rd

4:00PM

Where: Uphams Corner Branch of the BPL

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: Call Uphams Corner Branch at (617)265-0139

 

Microbusiness Panel Discussion | March 5

microbusiness panel flyer

Want to start a business, but don't think you can afford it?

Come listen to a panel of experts on how to start a business for $1000 or less. These men and women have either accomplished starting their own microbusiness or can help you start yours! 

 

When: Thursday, March 5th

6:30PM

Where: Uphams Corner Library

500 Columbia Road

For more info: call the Uphams Corner Branch at 617-265-0139

Youth Programs at Uphams Corner Library | All March

special march events flyer

Visit the Uphams Corner Library for a variety of fun youth programs and activities to help keep busy and welcome spring:

 

Lion/Lamb Craft: All ages welcome!  Celebrate the beginning of March as it roars in like a lion and, hopefully, prances out like a lamb! 

When: Monday, March 2 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.

 

World Read Aloud Day: All ages welcome! Participate in World Read Aloud Day by reading with Miss Emily from the library’s big book collection.

When: Wednesday, March 4 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. 

 

Rainbow Loom Bracelets: Ages 6 and up! In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, come make a colorful bracelet that even a leprechaun would be proud of.

When: Tuesday, March 17 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. 

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Mardi Gras Masks at Uphams Corner Library | Feb 17

mardi gras masks

What will you create out of your bare hands? Literally! Celebrate Carnival by making fun and colorful handprint masks! All ages welcome!

 

When: Tuesday, February 17th

2:00PM-4:00PM

Where: Uphams Corner Library

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: call the Uphams Corner Branch at (617)265-0139

Fairy Tale Crafts at Uphams Corner Library | Feb 26

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Do you love fairy tales? Do you love making arts and crafts? This event would be perfect for you! Celebrate Tell A Fairy Tale Day by creating finger puppets inspired by your favorite fairy tale!

 

When: Thursday, February 26th

4:30PM-5:30PM

Where: Uphams Corner Library

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: Call the Uphams Corner Branch at (617)265-0139

Family Yoga at Uphams Corner Library | Feb 28

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Need a fun way to get fit as a family? Have fun and get healthy together as a licensed yoga instructor from the Hands to Heart Center leads us in this yoga workshop!

 

When: Saturday, February 28th

12:00PM-1:00PM

Where: Uphams Corner Library

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: Call the Uphams Corner Branch at (617)265-0139

Adinkra Textile Workshop at Uphams Corner Library | Feb 19

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The Uphams Corner Library invites you to get creative and cultural! In honor of African American History Month, learn about the Adinkra symbols of the Ashanti people of Ghana and make your own decorated textile to take home!

 

When: Thursday, February 19th

2:00PM-3:30PM

Where: Uphams Corner Library

500 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more info: contact the Uphams Corner branch at (617)265-0139 

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