SLATE MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Library Director: Jocelyn Castro-Santos
Address: 332 Main Road, Gill, MA 01354-9758
Library phone: 413-863-2591
Library fax: 413-863-7775
Tuesdays 2-6 p.m.
Wednesdays 3-7 p.m.
Thursdays 2-8 p.m.
Saturdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Community Children's Book Sale - Sat. June 27 @ 10:30 AM
Here's how it works! We have a small number of children's books that we have weeded from our collection. Please cull your own herd at home and bring a blanket and any unwanted children's books and set up on our library lawn. Together we can have a Community Book Sale!!
At the same time, be sure to sign up for our Summer Reading Game and pick up a flyer of family events hosted by Slate Library this summer!
2015 Summer Reading Program - "Every Hero Has a Story!"
Saturday, June 27 @ 10:30 AM - Kick-Off Summer Reading Event - Sign Up for Summer Reading & Pick Up a Game board!
Saturday, June 27 @ 10:30 AM - Children's Book Sale on the Library Lawn - Do you have the urge to purge? Clean out your shelves, set up a blanket and join us in a community children's book sale. We will make some room on our shelves and you can find new homes for your gently used tomes. Craft activities for kids include designing bookmarks and simple book construction!
Saturday, July 11 @ 10:30 AM - Story Hour & Craft - Folktales, Stories of Hero's and Heroines
Saturday, July 18 @ 10:30 AM - Mad Science – Heroes of Science - Discover how Isaac Newton, Nikola Tesla, and Daniel Bernoulli changed the world through science – with fun and exciting activities and demonstrations. Explore Superhero Physics – Real or Science Fiction! What are the scientific possibilities behind comic book and real-life superhero powers.
Saturday, July 25 @ 10:30 AM - Animal Adventures - This is Animal Adventures' all-ages program. Come and hang out with an alligator, snakes, skunk, chinchilla, ferret, hedgehog, sugar-glider, and ring-tailed lemur!! Meet the animals, hear interesting stories and information about them and get close. Controlled petting and touching is allowed at the discretion of the Animal Adventure Guide. A fun and unique learning experience to be enjoyed by all!
Saturday August 1 @ 10:30 AM - Story Hour & Craft - Folktales, Stories of Hero's and Heroines
Friday, August 7 @ 10:30 AM - "Comic Heroes" Workshop with Undercover Fish Comics - The Superhero is as American as apple pie (or is that Dutch?) What makes a superhero super? What elements make him or her unique? How about a sidekick? Cool gadgets? Amazing powers? Great costume? All of this and more in our newest drawing workshop!
STORY HOUR ON FRIDAYS!
STORY HOUR Please join us every Friday at 10 a.m. for stories, popcorn, and a hands-on craft project!! We welcome new families! For more information, call 863-2591.