While our library doors are temporarily closed, we recommend connecting with us via social media. We post several times a day on Facebook and Instagram with staff book and movie reviews, links to virtual events, Storytime Live with Miss Jacki, and live crafting tutorials with Tiffany! Visit our Social Distancing Page for a list of other fun things you can do at home. 

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* Decorating PartyDecorating Party

Time: 5:00 pm

Is your business, group, or family decorating one of our Storybook Trees this December? Join the Friends of the Library for a special set up event, Monday December 2nd from 6-8pm. We’ll have holiday music and cookies to get you in the decorating spirit! Can’t make it to the Decorating Party? Set up anytime that week during regular library hours: Tues 12/3 10am-5pm; Wed 12/4 and Thu 12/5 1-8pm; or Sat 12/7 9:30am-1:30pm.

* Music with Mrs. JohnsonMusic with Mrs. Johnson

Time: 10:30 am

Sing and dance along with Mrs. Johnson and her guitar! Join Miss Jacki afterward for a story and craft. All ages welcome and no registration required.

* Cookie SwapCookie Swap

Time: 6:30 pm

'Tis the season for our annual Cookie Swap! Bring at least two dozen cookies along with the recipe to share. Feel free to make more or two different types of cookies. Make sure you bring a container to bring some home with you! Please sign up at the circulation desk or call the library 978-386-5377. We hope to see you there!

* Books and DiscoveryBooks and Discovery

Time: 10:30 am

Join Miss Jana for an hour of stories, rhymes, crafts, and activities. have fun with other children and help build literacy skills. Sponsored by a grant from Mass. Department of Early Education and Care.

* Lego ChallengeLego Challenge

Time: 3:30 pm

Calling all creative boys and girls! Come and get creative with Legos at the library. Tackle this month's challenge - choose a mystery holiday themed challenge card! A light snack will be served. No registration required. For ages 5+

* Holiday Movie Trivia NightHoliday Movie Trivia Night

Time: 6:00 pm

Put your holiday movie knowledge to the test! Enjoy a family fun night and go up against other teams to get the most questions right! Holiday attire is encouraged. Registration is required. Please sign up your team at the circulation desk.

* Holiday Open HouseHoliday Open House

Time: 10:00 am

Stop by for some Holiday fun at the Library! Enjoy live music, bake sale, crafts, Mystery Reindeer game, raffles, and view our Storybook Trees. Don't forget to bring your camera for a free picture with Santa and Mrs. Claus! This event is funded by the Friends of the Ashby Library. We hope to see you there!

* Preschool Story HourPreschool Story Hour

Time: 10:30 am

Join Miss Jacki for an hour of hands-on fun! Enjoy crafts, activities, and stories with other children and their parents. Fun for all ages! No registration required.

* Holiday Bath BombsHoliday Bath Bombs

Time: 3:30 pm

Join Miss Jacki and create your own holiday bath bombs! Customize yours with colors, scents, and shapes. Gift wrapping supplies will be provided if you want to make one for yourself and one as a gift! Registration is required to ensure we have enough materials. Please sign up at the circulation desk. This is a Free Event Sponsored by the Friends of the Ashby Library.

* Adult Book ClubAdult Book Club

Time: 7:00 pm

Join us for our monthly book group. We will be reading and discussing "Pride & Prejudice & Mistletoe" by Melissa De La Cruz. Stop by the circulation desk to pick up a copy.

* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

Time: 10:30 am

* Library ClosedLibrary Closed

Time: 1:00 pm

* Noon Years Eve PartyNoon Years Eve Party

Time: 11:00 am

Join Miss Jacki for the countdown to Noon! Make your own party hats and noisemakers, play games, and party with friends! No registration required.