News from the Teen Space


Teen Space


Monday, 10/2 at 3:30pm, Hour of Code.

Monday, 10/9, Closed for Columbus Day.

Monday, 10/23 at 3:30pm, Scrabble.

Monday, 10/30 at 3:30pm, Halloween activities.

Monday, 10/23 at 6pm,   Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting.

Tuesday, 10/24 at 3:30pm, Teen Book Club. The book is Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld.  Copies of the book will be available at the circulation desk.

Wednesdays, from 3:30 to 4:30pm, Teen Chess.

Thursdays, Crafternoons at 3:30pm:
10/5, Friendship bracelets
10/12, Knitting
10/19, Art/craft skill-share
10/26, Paper plate masks

Fridays, from 3:30 to 4:30pm, Wii Gaming.  Teens please join us to play the Wii in friendly games of competition.

Email List for Adult and Children's Programs

If you would like to be added to our email list and receive notices of either adult or children's programs or both, please send your name to lee@cwmars.org

Gallery Exhibit Space

The J. Peter Scolforo Gallery is available to artists for a one-month period at no cost. Please check the Calendar for availability. Please call the library at 413 243-0385 to reserve the space or if you have any questions.

Support the Lee Library   —  while shopping at Amazon!

Amazon will donate .5% of your purchases to your library automatically.  Here's how to get started:

  • Go to smile.amazon.com

  • Log into your Amazon account.

  • If you need to, type Lee Library in the search box.

Now every time that you shop from smile.amazon.com you will be supporting the Lee Library.  More information about the Amazon Smile program can be found at this link.

Thank you for your support!





Noteworthy


(See  Calendar  for event details)

Movies

FamiLEE Library Movie: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, Saturday, 10/14 at 11am. The movie runs 90 minutes and is rated PG for some frequent potty humor and some superhero/action violence. Please join us.

Adult Programs

Tuesday, 10/3 at 6:30pm. Cyber InSecurity: 15 Things Everyone Should be Doing to Protect Themselves — a talk by Dr. Lawrence Snyder, Ph.D.

With more than three decades in law enforcement, fraud and auditing in the US Army and a variety of industries, including 13 years as a professor of cybersecurity, Dr. Snyder brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the discussion of cybersecurity and crime. A question and answer period will follow the talk.

Tuesday, 10/10 at 5:30pm. Hands-on photographic session with Thad Kubis. What does tinfoil, a flour sifter and a towel have to do with your photographic skills? Join Thad, photographer and local resident, to find out how common items can add great creativity and fun to your photographic skills. Bring your DSLR, smartphone, tablet, camera and your imagination.

Wednesday, 10/11 from 2 to 4pm. Back to the Book book club. The book selection is The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars by Dava Sobel. For those who'd like to get a head start on reading, November's book will be Miss Dreamsville and the Collier County Women's Literary Society by Amy Hill Hearth. New members are welcome but required to register by calling the library at 413-243-0385.

Knitting and Crochet Group (we will continue throughout the fall!)Tuesdays from 1 to 2:30 pm. This is an opportunity for knitters to gather and share patterns, information and the company of fellow enthusiasts. Please join in on the fun!

Children's Programs
and Information

Summer Reading Program: Last chance for SRP participants to come and claim your reading certificates and prizes!

Thursday, 10/5 from 6 to 7:30am. Parent Workshop: Helping Children Develop Healthy Sleep Habits presented by Scott Noyes. This workshop is free and childcare is available with limited slots. Offered in partnership with South Berkshire Kids. Registration required. Call 413-464-5095 or email southberkshirekids@gmail.com directly.

Tuesday, 10/10 from 10:30 to 11:30am. Inter-generational Play with Jeanne Bassis. Parents, grandparents and caregivers please join us with your children as we enjoy inter-generational play. Members of our community will create more joy, celebration and delight. Join us for some wild and wonderful playfulness — lots of fun and laughter guaranteed!

Mondays from 10:30 to 11:30am. Babies and Books. Join us for this weekly program for families with infants, ages birth to 12 months. We will learn new songs, finger plays and share the joys and challenges of new parenthood! This program is free and no registration required.

Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:30am. Brain Builders. Join us for this weekly playgroup for families with young children ages birth to 5. This program is free and no registration is required. This program will include a circle time with stories, songs and group fun, followed by tabletop activities.











Free Music through the
Freegal Service

The Lee Library makes the free music service Freegal available to its patrons. Just follow the image link below:



If you are not familiar with Freegal music, please read first our Freegal page.