It's All Happening at the Library
GROTON READS KICK-OFF EVENT! Thursday, Feb 28, at 6 pm: KEN GLOSS, Old & Rare Books Specialist from The Brattle Book Shop. Ken is consulted frequently on book values for TV, the FBI, etc.! Bring a book with you for Ken to appraise!
WON’T YOU BE MY NEIGHBOR? A Celebration of Mr. Rogers! Sunday, February 24, at 1:30 pm. Richardson-Mees Performing Arts Center, Lawrence Academy, 26 Powderhouse Rd. 1:30-3 PM: Show the Award-Winning Documentary, Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (PG-13) 3-4:30 PM: Panel Discussion facilitated by Dr. Laura Rogers, Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Education, Tufts University; Peter Robbins, Director of Music Education, Indian Hill Music; and Erica Hager, Head, Applewild Upper School; and Kris Scopinich, Director of Education, Mass. Audubon. Co-Sponsored with Groton Neighbors. Signing up is optional but recommended in case of weather cancellation.
Dreamscapes, paintings by Bethany Peck. February 14 through March 9. Artist Reception: Sunday, February 17, 2:00– 5:00 pm.
Tues, Feb 19, 4:00-5:00 pm. Lego Club. For Ages 5-12. Sign up online one week ahead. We supply the Legos, tables and space - you supply the imagination!
Wed, Feb 20, 10:30 am-12:00 pm. Movie: James and the Giant Peach. A fabulous adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic book. Rated PG. Recommended for ages 7 and up. Sign up online.
Fri, Feb 22, 10:30 -11:15 am. Tales & Tunes with Alissa Coates. For all ages! Sign up online.
This program is made possible by the GPL Endowment Trust.
YOUNG ADULT EVENTS
Hot Books, Hot Cocoa Bar! Grades 6-12. Tuesdays, through Mar 26 (except Feb. 19), 3-4 pm. We provide hot chocolate, marshmallows, whipped cream, and extra goodies, you bring a book and cozy up for an hour of warmth and reading.
Robotics Battle Bot Challenge for Grades 6-12. Thu, Feb 19, 6:30-8:30 pm. Individuals or teams will design, build, and battle their Mindstorms LEGO robots. Prizes will be awarded.
Pizza & Movie Nights: Thurs, Feb 21 at 6:30 pm. The Hate You Give.