May 2021

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Saturday, May 19:00—10:30 AMBeaver Brook Parking Lot off of Waverly Oaks

Birding 101: How to Spot and Identify Belmont’s Local Birds (For Adults)

What is that bird I see outside my window all the time? How do I spot different kinds of birds? How does climate change impact birds? Join Habitat’s

Saturday, May 111:00 AM—12:30 PMBeaver Brook Parking Lot off of Waverly Oaks

Birding 101: How to Spot and Identify Belmont’s Local Birds (for families with children 7 and up)

For families with children age 7 and up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. What is that bird I see outside my window all the time? How do I sp
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Monday, May 310:00—11:30 AMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Maureen begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th.

Monday, May 311:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Moira begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th. T
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Tuesday, May 410:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Have some fun singing along and interacting from home. Sign up to get the Zoom li
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Wednesday, May 510:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!
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Thursday, May 610:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Music and Movement with Rubi

Join Belmont's own Rubi Lichauco this active program will get kids (and their grownups) moving, dancing and having fun!  For children ages 2-5.

Thursday, May 64:00—4:30 PMOnline

Craftalong Kids: DIY Stress Balls

Come relax and get crafty with us! We will be making our own stress balls!This craft is best for ages 8+ (or younger with adult assistance when needed
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Friday, May 73:30—4:30 PMOnline

D&D: Learn How to DM

Want to learn how to run D&D games for your friends or family? Whether you are new to the game or have been a player for years, D&D is an ever
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Saturday, May 87:45—9:00 AMMass Audubon's Habitat Education Center & Wildlife Sanctuary10 Juniper Road, Belmont, MA, 02478

Better Through Books: Get Outside & Move! Nature Walk Session #2

This event was originally scheduled on April 17th but due to inclement weather has been moved to Saturday, May 8th.Get your body and brain moving on a

Saturday, May 810:00—11:30 AMOnline

Tai Chi - Online!

Tai Chi practitioner and coach, Aisling O'Shea, will guide you through this beautiful and low impact form of martial art and meditation. No equipment
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Monday, May 1010:00—11:30 AMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Maureen begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th.

Monday, May 1011:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Moira begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th. T
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Tuesday, May 1110:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!

Tuesday, May 117:00—8:30 PMOnline

Cookbook Club

Cookbook ClubThe Cookbook Club is back! Join us each month for virtual meal sharing with recipes made from a common cookbook or author. This month, we'll be cooki

Tuesday, May 117:00—8:00 PMOnline

Virtual Author Talk: Carol Orange & Her Take on The Isabella Stewart Gardner Art Heist

Nothing piques interest in the art world like a good heist! Join author Carol Orange as she discusses her book, A Discerning Eye, a fictional take on
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Wednesday, May 1210:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!

Wednesday, May 122:00—4:30 PMOutside the LibraryBelmont Public Library336 Concord Avenue, Belmont, MA, 02478
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Teen Outdoor Craft: Upcycled Embroidery

In this hybrid online and outdoor event, teens are invited to upcycle old clothes and sweaters with beginner embroidery designs. Drop by the library a
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Friday, May 1411:00—11:30 AMOnline

Virtual Concert with Matt Heaton

Join one of Belmont’s favorite rock stars for kids and sing and dance along at home with Matt's classic and original songs. Register online.

Friday, May 143:30—4:30 PMOnline

D&D: Learn How to DM

Want to learn how to run D&D games for your friends or family? Whether you are new to the game or have been a player for years, D&D is an ever
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Saturday, May 156:00—7:30 AMRock Meadow

Birding Through Rock Meadow with Habitat

Early in the morning in the middle of May is the best time of the year to discover the diversity of birds found in Massachusetts. We’ll set out arou
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Monday, May 1710:00—11:30 AMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Maureen begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th.

Monday, May 1711:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Moira begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th. T
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Tuesday, May 1810:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!

Tuesday, May 186:00—7:00 PMOnline

Dial M for Movies Discussion Night - "Analyze This"

Join Library Director Peter Struzziero and fellow movie buffs for a discussion of "Analyze This." Watch the movie (at home), then we'll come together
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Wednesday, May 1910:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!

Wednesday, May 193:00—4:00 PMOnline

Belmont Book Discussion: All the Ways We Said Goodbye

We're reading All the Ways We Said Goodbye by Beatriz Williams, Lauren Willig, and Karen White for this month's Belmont Book Discussion. Fra

Wednesday, May 196:00—7:30 PMOnline

Tai Chi - Online!

Tai Chi practitioner and coach, Aisling O'Shea, will guide you through this beautiful and low impact form of martial art and meditation. No equipment
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Thursday, May 207:00—8:00 PMOnline

Virtual Author Talk: Track Serial Killers with Local Mystery Author Joanna Schaffhausen

Join four local libraries in welcoming mystery author Joanna Schaffhausen! The killers are the ones whose stories become infamous, but for eve
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Friday, May 215:30—6:30 PMOnline

Teen Advisory Board

Open to teens entering grades 7-12. Join the Teen Advisory Board and meet once a month in the afternoon to work on volunteer projects, help plan t
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Saturday, May 2211:00—11:30 AMOnline

Virtual Powers Musical Storytime

Sing along and hear unforgettable stories with the Powers Musical Storytimes. This month's story will be Anansi and the Moss Covered Rock. Great for p
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Monday, May 2410:00—11:30 AMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Maureen begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th.

Monday, May 2411:00 AM—12:15 PMOnline

Practice your English

Practice speaking English in a supportive environment. This conversation circle led by Moira begins on Monday, April 5th and runs through June 14th. T

Monday, May 246:30—7:30 PMOnline

Craftalong: Painting Mini Planters

Craftalong: Painting Mini PlantersGet crafty with us! Paint stylish and adorable mini planters to green up your desk, porch, or yard. Supplies will be provided; register to be contact
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Tuesday, May 2510:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!
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Wednesday, May 2610:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Storytime for Ages 0 to 5

Short stories and songs will be performed for young library patrons. Sign up to get the Zoom link!

Wednesday, May 264:00—5:00 PMOnline

Teen Takeaway Craft: Wisteria Garland

Bring spring inside with a beautiful wisteria-inspired backdrop. Kits include paper cutouts, yarn, glue sticks, and weighted beads. You may choose eit

Wednesday, May 267:00—8:30 PMOnline

Virtual Trivia Night!

Belmont Library presents Virtual Trivia Night on Wednesday, May 26 at 7 pmJoin us for another evening of  Virtual Trivia for solo players and teams!Registrants (soloists and team captains only) will receive a link to ac
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Thursday, May 2710:00—10:30 AMOnline

Virtual Music and Movement with Rubi

Join Belmont's own Rubi Lichauco this active program will get kids (and their grownups) moving, dancing and having fun!  For children ages 2-5.
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Monday, May 31All DayOnline

Library Closed—Memorial Day

The Belmont Public Library is closed in observance of Memorial Day.