Upcoming Events

Monday, October 20, 2014
Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle*
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
This group meets in the gym of the Bourne community Building for an active story hour. Toddlers should be steady walkers up to 3 years old.

Registration is required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Monday, October 20, 2014
Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle*
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
This group for preschoolers older than 3 years meets at the Bourne Community Building for an active story hour.

Registration required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Monday, October 20, 2014
Friends of the JBPL Annual Meeting
11:00 AM -
Join us for lunch here at the library and help shape the priorities for the upcoming year.  Come learn about the Friends and all they do for the library.  No registration required.  As the library is closed on Mondays, please use the back door adjacent to the parking lot. 


Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs, and crafts for this hour class.

Registration is required!




Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
9:30 AM -
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
Parenting is full of beautiful moments, laughs and love, but it's not always easy! Come and talk parenting with Julie Tuesdays this season.



Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Intergenerational Stories and More
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
This group will meet at the Bourne Community Building with the participation of the Bridging the Years Adult Day Program.

Program appropriate for children 3 years and older and their parent or caregiver.

Registration required.



Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Teen Tuesdays this season!
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Bourne Middle School students, grade 5 and older, are invited to join us at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library each Tuesday afternoon. Activities include WII games, art and more, homework help and just hanging out with your friends.

Transportation arrangements are pending.



Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Trivia Night at the Bourne Library with Nancy Madore.
7:00 PM -
Come enjoy an evening of trivia focused on ancient history and mythology hosted by Nancy Madore, author of the Legacy of the Watchers series . No registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. Everyone welcome!. 


Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Family Story and Play at Canalside Apartments
10:00 AM -
Residents of the Canalside Apartments are welcome to join us at the Canalside Community Building.This group is for children birth to 5 years old & their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Book Club for Kids
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

3rd and 4th grade book club meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 4 - 5pm. Please read Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLaclan prior to the first meeting. Copies will be available at the front desk. This book club meeting has been rescheduled from October 8th to Wednesday, Oct 22.


Thursday, October 23, 2014
Lap Babies
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for babies, birth to walking, and their parent or caregiver.

Registration is required!



Thursday, October 23, 2014
Family Story and Play with Miss Kathy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This drop-in group is for children birth to 5 years  and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



Thursday, October 23, 2014
Family Story and Play at Joint Base Cape Cod
1:00 PM -
Residents of the Joint Base Cape Cod are welcome to join us at the Chapel Support Building.This group is for children birth to 5 years old & their parent or caregiver. No registration required.


Thursday, October 23, 2014
Mystery Book club
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM

Mystery Book Club
usually meets the 4th Thursday of the month. Next meeting - October 23, 6:45 - 7:45 pm. Next selection: Bad Things Happen by Harry Dolan. New members always welcome.



Friday, October 24, 2014
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs, and crafts for this hour class.

Registration is required!




Friday, October 24, 2014
Toddler Stories and Play *
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children birth to 3 years old and their parent or caregiver.

Registration is required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Friday, October 24, 2014
Family Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This active group is for children 15 months to 5 years and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



Saturday, October 25, 2014
Saturday Stories with Miss Kathy
10:00 AM -
Meets on the fourth Saturday of each month - 9/27, 10/25, and 11/22 at 10am. This  Family Story and Play is appropriate for children, birth to 5 years old accompanied by a parent / caregiver.



Monday, October 27, 2014
Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle*
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
This group meets in the gym of the Bourne community Building for an active story hour. Toddlers should be steady walkers up to 3 years old.

Registration is required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Monday, October 27, 2014
Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle*
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
This group for preschoolers older than 3 years meets at the Bourne Community Building for an active story hour.

Registration required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
9:30 AM -
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
Parenting is full of beautiful moments, laughs and love, but it's not always easy! Come and talk parenting with Julie Tuesdays this season.



Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs, and crafts for this hour class.

Registration is required!




Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Intergenerational Stories and More
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
This group will meet at the Bourne Community Building with the participation of the Bridging the Years Adult Day Program.

Program appropriate for children 3 years and older and their parent or caregiver.

Registration required.



Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Teen Tuesdays this season!
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Bourne Middle School students, grade 5 and older, are invited to join us at the Jonathan Bourne Public Library each Tuesday afternoon. Activities include WII games, art and more, homework help and just hanging out with your friends.

Transportation arrangements are pending.



Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Knitters Book Club
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Knitters' Book Club will meet Tuesday, October 28th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm. The next selection is The View from Castle Rock by Alice Munro. Non-knitters welcome, too!



Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Family Story and Play at Canalside Apartments
10:00 AM -
Residents of the Canalside Apartments are welcome to join us at the Canalside Community Building.This group is for children birth to 5 years old & their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Wednesday Evenings Sleepy Time Stories
6:00 PM -
This drop-in group will meet at 6pm the last Wednesday of each month on 9/24, 10/29 and 11/19. Wear your pj's for soothing stories and songs with Miss Kathy.
All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.
No registration required.



Thursday, October 30, 2014
Lap Babies
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for babies, birth to walking, and their parent or caregiver.

Registration is required!



Thursday, October 30, 2014
Family Story and Play with Miss Kathy
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This drop-in group is for children birth to 5 years  and their parent or caregiver.

No registration required.



Thursday, October 30, 2014
Family Story and Play at Joint Base Cape Cod
1:00 PM -
Residents of the Joint Base Cape Cod are welcome to join us at the Chapel Support Building.This group is for children birth to 5 years old & their parent or caregiver. No registration required.


Friday, October 31, 2014
Halloween Party with the Toe Jam Puppet Band
10:00 AM -
The Jonathan Bourne Public Library invites you to our "Toe Jam Halloween Spooktacular" at the Bourne Methodist Church in Old Bourne Village.
Costumes are welcome!
No food or beverages please!!



Monday, November 03, 2014
Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle*
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
This group meets in the gym of the Bourne community Building for an active story hour. Toddlers should be steady walkers up to 3 years old.

Registration is required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Monday, November 03, 2014
Hop, Skip and Read with Miss Gayle*
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
This group for preschoolers older than 3 years meets at the Bourne Community Building for an active story hour.

Registration required!

*Provided through a collaboration between the Bourne Early Childhood Council and the Jonathan Bourne Public Library.



Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
9:30 AM -
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
Parenting is full of beautiful moments, laughs and love, but it's not always easy! Come and talk parenting with Julie Tuesdays this season.



Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Preschool Story Hour
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
This group is for children 3 years or older. Children should be able to separate from their parent or caregiver and be able to participate in stories, songs, and crafts for this hour class.

Registration is required!