special events

Check here for the latest special events, and other programs that happen once a month.

Wednesday, December 13: Orienteering with Zeke. Meet outside of the Discovery Center. Join Ezekiel “Zeke” Jakub of Conservación Panamá to learn how to use a map and compass together to stay safe in the woods! Sponsored by Montague Public Libraries. Be sure to dress for the weather. Rain date: 12/16 Ages 8-10+

Friday, December 15: Youth Advisory Committee Meeting. 4:00-4:45pm. Youth ages 11-16 are invited to help Angela and Grae fill Take & Make Bags at the Carnegie Library. Snacks will be available!

Saturday, December 16: Gingerbread Houses. 11 to 12:30. This Montague Public Libraries program will be held in the Great Falls Discovery Center's Great Hall. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to make easy gingerbread houses! Empty milk cartons, graham crackers, and assorted candies will be provided.

Saturday, December 30: Noon Year's Eve Story Time. 11 to 12. You’re invited to ring in the New Year with us at Carnegie Library! If your little ones can't make it to midnight, stop by the library for a fun-filled Story Time filled with silly stories and songs.

Great Stories Club for Teens: Sponsored by the Montague Libraries thanks to a grant from the American Library Association. Hosted by The Brick House.

At The Brick House - 24 3rd St, Turners Falls, MA 01376
1st & 3rd Thursdays 3:00-4:30pm Oct 5 & 19*/ Nov 2 & 16*/ Dec 7 & 21*/ Jan 4 & 18*
*3rd Thursdays will include an art activity, with local artist, Caroline Wampole.

Snacks will be available at every meeting.

OCTOBER: “The Marrow Thieves” by Cherie Dimaline
NOVEMBER: “The Sound of Stars” by Alechia Dow
DECEMBER: “Across a Field of Starlight” by Blue Delliquanti
JANUARY: “Victories Greater Than Death” by Charlie Jane Anders