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Cupcakes, Pizza, Free Movies And YTT Editor Coming To The Tewksbury Public Library

Aug 08, 2016 06:10AM ● By Robert Hayes

Tewksbury Public Library

(Editor's Note: this content was provided by the Tewksbury Public Library.) 

Event Registration

Please register online using our Calendar of Events at or by calling 978- 640-4490.  We strongly recommend registration for programs that are marked *RR. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for funding support for library programs!

Adult Events

How To Network And Get Results (*RR)

Monday, August 15, 2pm
Author Kevin Willett, founder of the popular networking group “Friends of Kevin,” will share networking tips that will get job seekers results.

How To Use Facebook (*RR)

Tuesday, August 16, 2pm AND 7pm

Learn the basics of Facebook with demonstrations, videos, handouts and Q&A. While this is not a hands-on session, participants will leave ready to set up an account and start using Facebook on their own.

How To Download Free Music With Freegal (*RR)

Wednesday, August 17, 10:30am

Learn how to download free music via Freegal, a free online music download and streaming service. Demonstrations, videos, handouts and Q&A will be included. While this is not a hands-on session, participants will leave ready to set up an account and start using Freegal on their own.

What’s Happening In Tewksbury This Week? (*RR)

Thursday, August 18, 12:30pm

Do you enjoy talking about town topics? Want to learn more about what’s going on in Tewksbury? Attend these weekly meetings to review the week’s local news & receive a free paper. Bill Gilman, editor of Your Tewksbury Today, will be joining us as a special guest.

How To Create An Organized & Efficient Home (*RR)

Thursday, August 18, 7pm

Author and professional organizer Melissa Stacey, owner of Feeling Organized, will discuss how to begin accomplishing your home organization goals.  She will also provide insights from her book, Get Organized Today.

Film Screening: Criminal (*RR)

Friday, August 19, 3pm AND 8pm

Enjoy a screening of Criminal, a new espionage thriller starring Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman, Tommy Lee Jones, and Ryan Reynolds.  In a last-ditch effort to stop a diabolical plot, a dead CIA operative's memories, secrets and skills are implanted into a death-row inmate in hopes that he will complete the operative's mission. Rated R. Complimentary snacks and beverages.


Teen Events

Teen Summer Scavenger Hunt (*RR)

Tuesday, August 16, 5:30pm

Join in the Teen Summer Scavenger Hunt! Look for clues, riddles, and images around the library and claim prizes at the end of your hunt.


Teen Cupcake Challenge! (*RR)

Wednesday, August 17, 5:15pm

Explore fun cupcake recipes to taste and share. No kitchen experience is required. Come ready to learn and get cookin'!


Teen Reads: Book Club with Pizza (*RR)

Friday, August 19, 1pm

Join in a discussion for of the book, I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson. Pizza and beverages will be provided.  Pick up a copy at the front desk.


Kids' Events


Stranger Danger (*RR)

Tuesday, August 16, 2pm

Join ATA Black Belt Academy as they teach kids how to be safe.  They’ll learn how to answer the door or phone properly, and what to do if a stranger grabs them. Parents and caregivers are also expended to attend. For ages 4 to 11.


Bullyproofing (*RR)

Wednesday, August 17, 2pm

Join ATA Black Belt Academy as they teach kids how to address the issue of bullies by not becoming a victim or bystander. A great way to get ready for the school year! For ages 4 to 11.


Library News

Tewksbury Community of Artists Exhibit

Tewksbury Community of Artists members are hosting their Monthly Art Exhibit in the library’s first-floor Fairgrieve Wing.  This month's theme is "Architectural Elements."  Participating artists include: Jack Bordenca, Valerie Borgal, and Robert Crooker.  Artwork will be on display through September 6.

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