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(28 Arlington St.)

(Phone: 978-454-5474)

(Fax: 978-454-9120)

Library hours: Monday-Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Thursday-Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; closed Sunday.

* March 28, 10:30-11:15 a.m., meeting room, Monkey Business: This program is for children under the age of 2. We use music, movement and rhymes to help develop language skills in our youngest patrons. No registration is necessary. Drop in. Contact Penny Berube (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org).

* March 28, 4-5 p.m., craft room, Kids Club: Children in kindergarten (sorry, no pre-k), grades 1 and 2 are invited to an after-school program. See some new books for your age group, hear a great new story, and decorate a box to keep your valuables in. Space is limited. If you find you can not attend after you have registered, please remember to cancel so that a child on the waiting list may have your spot.

* March 28, 6:45-8:15 p.m., old library, Knitwise Connection. We are a knitting group that started in September of 2008. We have knitters of all skill levels. We work on our own projects, help each other, and swap patterns. Newcomers welcome. Contact Betsy Lacharite (blacharite@comcast.net).

* March 29, 10:30-11:15 a.m., craft room, Tuesday Preschool Storytime: Register now for our spring session of Preschool Storytime. This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Contact Penny Berube (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if there’s any room left.

* March 29, 3:30-4:30 p.m., craft room, Junior Friends of the Library: This is a community-service vlub for students in grades 5-12. They plan a monthly event such as a Halloween party or bingo for younger children. See Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) for more information.

* March 30, 1-1:45 p.m., craft room, Wednesday Preschool Storytime: Register now for our spring session of Preschool Storytime. This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Contact Penny Berube (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if there’s any room left.

* March 31, 9:30-11:15 a.m., meeting room, Toddler Time: For ages 2 to 3 1/2. After a short play time, we use music, short stories, instruments, rhymes, puppets and movement to help develop prereading skills. No registration is needed. Contact with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mvlc.org).

* March 31, 10:30-11:15 a.m., craft room, Thursday Preschool Storytime: Register now for our spring session of Preschool Storytime. This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Contact Penny Berube (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if there’s any room left.

* April 1, 10:30-11 a.m., children’s room, Toddler Craft; Children 2 to 3 1/2 are invited for stories, song and a simple craft. Contact Penny Berube.

* April 4, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Monkey Business (Under age 2). This program is for children and a caregiver. We use music, movement and rhymes to help develop language skills in our youngest patrons. No registration is needed. Drop in.

* April 4, 1-1:45 p.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.

* April 5, 10:30-11:15 a.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.

* April 5, 3:30-4:30 p.m., craft room, Junior Friends of the Library: This is a community-service vlub for students in grades 5-12. They plan a monthly event such as a Halloween party or bingo for younger children. See Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) for more information.

* April 6, 1-1:45 p.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.

* April 7, 9:30-10:15 a.m., meeting room, (Age 2 to 3 1/2) Toddler Time: After a short play time, we use music, short stories, instruments, rhymes, puppets and movement to help develop prereading skills. No registration is needed. Contact with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mvlc.org).

* April 7, 10:30-11:15 a.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.

* April 11, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Monkey Business (Under age 2). This program is for children and a caregiver. We use music, movement and rhymes to help develop language skills in our youngest patrons. No registration is needed. Drop in.

* April 11, 1-1:45 p.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.

* April 12, 10:30-11:15 a.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.

* April 12, 3:30-4:30 p.m., craft room, Junior Friends of the Library: This is a community-service vlub for students in grades 5-12. They plan a monthly event such as a Halloween party or bingo for younger children. See Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) for more information.

* April 13, 1-1:45 p.m., craft room, Preschool Storytime: This program is for children ages 3 1/2 to 5, but not in kindergarten. Check with Penny (978-454-5474, ext. 5, pberube@mlvc.org) to see if room is available.