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National Fossil Day! Thursday October 12, 4-7:45.

Fossil Day on Thursday October 12th 4 pm- 7:45 pm, is a FREE drop-in and mingle event, open to all ages. Bring your own fossils to share with others or to ask the experts about. Don’t have any fossils? Come enjoy what others bring and listen to the experts as they present. Families and students are encouraged to attend and explore the science of Paleontology! Event is brought to you by a partnership between MPRI, the Oak Bluffs Public Library and the National Park Service. When: Thursday October 12th, 4 pm- 7:45 pm . Where: Oak Bluffs Public Library. Who: EVERYONE!

Maritime Day for kids!

Saturday, Septmber 30th the Coast Guard is bringing a boat to the library to teach children and their families about boats and boat safety from 10:30-12:30. For older children, there will be a soap “scrimshaw” craft in the program room from 10-11:30. Younger ones are welcome to do our maritime scavenger hunt all day long! Sure to be a boatload of fun for the entire family.

Lego Block Party

Saturday, August 26th from 10-11:30 families are welcome to bring kids of all ages to our Lego Block Party! Play games and build with all sorts of blocks.

 

Building Bazaar

Saturday, August 12th from 10-11:30, join us in the Children and Teen Rooms for our Building Bazaar. Families can play games, kids can build with recyclables, and teens can take part in a construction challenge.  Sure to be fun for the entire family.

Annual Book Sale

Our Annual Book Sale is finally here! Find used books in all categories, for all ages at BARGAIN prices! The sale will include hardcover and paperbacks, fiction and nonfiction, DVDs and CDs. Browse and shop Thursday July 20th 10-4, Friday July 21st 10-4, and Saturday July 22nd 10-2. All sales will benefit the Oak Bluffs Public Library.

Build a Gingerbread House!

Saturday, July 15 at 10am & 11am, kids can build and decorate their own gingerbread houses.  Space is limited. Please call the library at (508) 693-9433 to sign up.

Summer Reading Kick-Off at Niantic Park

Join us Wednesday, July 5th from 1-2pm at Niantic Park to celebrate the start of Summer Reading! Kids can sign up for Summer Reading (if they haven’t already) and enjoy a FREE bowl of Ben & Bill’s ice cream.