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Fri & Sat: 9 - 5
Sun: Closed

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  • Bourne Middle School students will help you learn more about your electronic device (smartphone, tablet, computer, etc.) and answer any questions that you have. All are welcome to attend.

    Sessions are held on Tuesdays from 2:30-3:30pm
    Dates are:   January 29
    February 12 February 26 March 12
    March 26 April 9 April 23
    Held at: Bourne Middle School Computer Lab Room 112
    77 Waterhouse Road, Bourne, MA 02532

    Sign up is required. Click Here to Sign Up
    Call Brian at 508-759-0600 ext.6105 if you have any questions.

  • Science Saturday / Mad Mixtures @ the Library 
    January 26th, 10:00 am
    Try your hand at chemistry. Mix a little of this with a little of that and see what happens!
    Questions?? Please call Terry (508) 759-0600 X6106 or
    email: tjohnson@bournelibrary.org

    Free Fun Family Activities co-sponsored through a collaboration between Bourne For Children & the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.


  • Two new online resources available for JBPL card holders
    The Great Courses: Library Collection
    Of the more than 500,000 college professors in the world, only a select few are chosen to teach one of The Great Courses. The courses range from a myriad of subjects including history, health, science, language arts, and much more.

    Method Test Prep: Online SAT/ACT test prep
    There is a total of 25 hours of preparation (each for ACT and SAT) that can be spread out over 2 days, 2 months, 6 months or even a year. There are also lessons, quizzes, and full length exams that you could take. Each lesson is less than 5 minutes long and contains examples. After the lesson, there is a short quiz so students can reinforce what they just learned.

    Once signed up for RBdigital, you’ll get a 7 day trial to use the service. When your 7 days are up, just click on Checkout again to reactivate. Click here to access