Seeking a Library Site
The Library Feasibility Committee is looking for land in town suitable for building a new library facility.
If you know of any sites, please view the full Request for Proposals at
www.uptonma.gov/procurement
Contact Matthew Bachtold at Upton Library with any questions. Responses are due by June 2, 2016.

Library Hours Sun/Mon - Closed T, W, Th - 10am - 8pm Friday - 10am - 2pm Saturday - 9am - 5pm

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Storytime with Chickens Featuring Local Author Lauren Scheuer! Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:30am


                          Storytime with Chickens    
            Featuring Local Author Lauren Scheuer!
       Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:30am
                  Upton Town Library

  
Come listen to stories about chickens read by Miss Nicole, and then meet Lauren and her baby chicks! Activities and crafts will also be presented.
No registration is necessary for this event.
All ages welcome!

All artwork and photography courtesy of Lauren Scheuer. To learn more about Lauren, visit her website at www.laurenscheuer.com

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Children's Yoga, April 21st 1-2pm



Children’s Yoga  April 21st
with
Mary Anne Murphy


Relax and stretch during school vacation with a 1 hour children’s yoga program led by instructor Mary Anne Murphy.

Thursday, April 21st, 1pm to 2pm in Memorial School Cafeteria.

Recommended for ages 5 to 10.
Registration is required, call the Upton Library at 508-529-6272 or
stop in to register.  Space is limited to 15 children.
Parents are expected to remain with their children (and you can try the yoga poses too!)

Bring a water bottle and yoga mat if available.  Extra mats will be provided if you don’t have your own.

Presented by the Friends of the Upton Town Library.  Mark your calendar for the spring booksale on Saturday May 21st.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Earth Rhythms: Stories and Songs for the Whole Earth, featuring Davis Bates And Roger Tincknell



Upton Town Library proudly presents Parents' Choice Award-winning performers and storytellers,  
Davis Bates and Roger Tincknell, for a presentation of
 Earth Rhythms: Stories and Songs for the Whole Earth!




Enjoy an energetic mix of material about animals, recycling and the environment with plenty of participation, movement, listening, drumming and dancing. Their brilliant storytelling, coupled with lively music, will be a festive event in time for Earth Day!

This event is at the Media Center in Memorial Elementary School on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 6:30pm--to be held during School Vacation Week!--and is approximately one hour long. 
No registration is required for this program. 
All ages welcome!

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Sign up for Read to a Dog at Upton Town Library: Every Tuesday in April, 4:00pm - 5:30pm!



WOOF! WOOF! Kids are invited to read to Honey, a local certified reading dog affiliated with Dog B.O.N.E.S. Therapy Dogs of Massachusetts, along with her human handler, Sarah Freeman, in tow. Beginning readers between the ages of 5 and up are welcome to register to let Honey listen to your child read, though younger early readers may be considered.


Honey will sprawl on her favorite blanket in the Children's Area every Tuesday afternoon in April between 4:00pm and 5:30pm! There are six 15-minute slots between these times on each date; please register beforehand either in person, over the phone at 529-6272, or directly to Miss Nicole at nicole.uptonlibrary@gmail.com.