May Events and Programs at the East Boston Branch
Check out Whatís Happening at the East Boston Branch
Library during the Month of May!
Childrenís and Teen Programs:
Happy Birthday Club - Join us each month for a book Birthday party! Help us
celebrate an author or illustratorís Birthday with activities, reading books,
and making crafts. May 6 at 3:30 p.m. For children in grades K-2.
City of Lego - Share your vision, shape your city. What might the city of Boston
look like in 2030? Come explore urban design and architecture as you build the
future of Boston using Lego Bricks. This family program is designed for
caregivers and their children aged 5-13 years old. A maximum ratio of one adult
per three children will be required. May 7, 1:00 -3:00 p.m. Sign up with a
Reading Readiness - a weekly story time with stories, songs, and rhymes built
around important concepts. Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. (runs through May 24). For all
ages accompanied by an adult.
Family Story Time - This weekly story time features books, songs, and movement.
Tuesdays at 11:15 a.m. (runs through May 24. No story time on May 10). For ages
2-5 accompanied by an adult.
Baby Lapsit - Join us for bounces, rhymes, stories and activities. Wednesdays at
10:30 a.m. (runs through May 25). For children under 2 accompanied by an adult.
Countdown to Kindergarten Playgroup-Join Countdown to Kindergarten for a
bilingual playgroup on Saturday May 7th and Saturday, May 21st at 10a.m.
The traveling play, D.W. Counts Down to Kindergarten is coming to the East
Come see the play and pick up a School Readiness Activity Kit. Tuesday, May 31
at 10:30 a.m. Thank you to the Boston Childrenís Museum and Countdown to
Kindergarten for sponsoring this event.
ABCD Family Planning Workshop- Jewel Evans from ABCD leads a sexual and
reproductive health workshop for teens on Monday, May 2 at 3:30 PM.
Get A Clue: CSI and the Science of Forensics- Children get to become junior
detectives as they explore techniques used to investigate crimes! It meets on
Monday, May 9th and Monday, May 23 at 5:30 p.m. For ages 9 and up.
Yu-Gi-Oh Club -meets every Saturday from 1:30-3:30. Grand Yu-Gi-Oh tournament
will be at 12:00 on Saturday, May 28.
English Conversation Groups- Come practice speaking English with our
conversation group. An advanced group on Monday at 6:30pm and a beginning group
meets on Thursdays at 6:30 pm. The groups are free and open to the public. No
Learn to Knit-Learn basic knitting techniques and make your own spa cloth, shawl
or scarf. On Thursdays in May from 6:30 pm. Bring your own needles and yarn -
materials will not be provided. For teens and adults.
Debt Counseling Seminar with Peter Martino-Are you concerned about high debts,
outstanding judgments, garnished wages, or too much credit card debt? Join
Attorney Peter Martino on Monday, May 16th at 6:30 pm to learn about credit
counseling and some debt consolidation options.
For information any of these programs, call or come in to the East Boston Branch
Library, 365 Bremen Street, (617) 560-0271.