The BACON FREE LIBRARY is amid at 58 Eliot St., Route 16, in South Natick. The library website is baconfreelibrary.org. For added advice or to assurance up for programs, alarm 508-653-6730.
ART EXHIBIT OF THE MONTH: Stitches and Strokes, Take Two! Stop by to appearance pairings of paintings and quilts aggressive by those paintings, a collective adventure by the County Line Quilters and the Framingham Artists’ Guild. Painting or quilt: can you acquaint which is which?
RESERVE MUSEUM PASSES: Get discounted ante at the Museum of Science and Acton’s Discovery Museum. Stop by the library, appointment the website or alarm to put one on hold.
STORY TIME SCHEDULE: Story times will be captivated at 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
SUMMER HOURS: from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays; and bankrupt Saturdays and Sundays.
FAMILY COLORING BOOK CLUB: 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays. Families, appear sit with your kids to blush and talk. Appearance aural the curve is not required. The library will accumulation the appearance pages for all ages including adolescence and blush pencils/markers/crayons. Feel chargeless to accompany supplies.
ADULT COLORING BOOK CLUB: 11 a.m. to apex Thursdays. Appearance books are not aloof for kids anymore. Accompany for a adequate hour of appearance and chatting. Touted as a way to advice adults de-stress and self-express, the BFL is blessed to accompany this anatomy of alert or asinine action to its patrons. The library will accumulation the developed appearance pages and blush pencils or markers. Feel chargeless to accompany supplies. All adults welcome.
BOOKS AL FRESCO: 11 a.m. to apex on Mondays. Books will be in the patio. Drop by to browse, appeal and borrow.
HOOKED ON CROCHET: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Mondays. BFL’s Lauren Guagenty will advise attendees the basics of crochet. Drop by to apprentice all about it. All abstracts provided.
HAPPY HOUR: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Fridays. Accompany for lemonade and cookies. The library provides the refreshments.
JEANNIE MACK CONCERT: 10 a.m. July 15. A appropriate concert with acclaimed children’s artist Jeannie Mack. Mack performs all kinds of fun, bounce-around, songs for ages 1-6.
BUILD WITH LINCOLN LOGS: 3-4 p.m. July 15.
CHARLES RIVER STORY WALK: 1-4 p.m. July 17. The Charles River Community Accumulation will host an afternoon of fun, family-friendly activities at BFL, Natick Historical Society, Eliot Church, Mass Horticultural Society, Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary and Natick Community Organic Farm. Each armpit will acquaint their alone “story”; BFL will accept library amateur and refreshments. Pick up a authorization from any of the six locations and get them formed as you go. All locations will be chargeless to appointment for the afternoon.
ROOKIE BOOK CLUB: 4 p.m. July 19. Kids in grades 1-3. Accompany to altercate Lois Lowry’s “Gooney Bird Greene.” Copies at the library.
PLAY ANGRY BIRDS: 5 p.m. July 19. Real activity Angry Birds — no accessories required. The library will accomplish the birds and participants will try to hit them off their pedestals. This is an alfresco accident so it will appear acclimate permitting.
SOLAR 101: 6:30 p.m. July 19. Attendees will apprehend from assembly from Solarize Mass Natick, a accompaniment affairs advised to accomplish solar simple and affordable for Natick residents. They will apprentice about accompaniment and federal solar incentives, accommodated Natick’s appointed solar installer and accept advice from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. Presented in affiliation with the Town of Natick Sustainability Coordinator, Jillian Wilson-Martin.
ANIMAL WORLD SHOW: 3 p.m. July 20. Attendees will apprentice how animals break fit and healthy. Whether it’s digging like a degu, bistro advantageous like a tortoise, or assimilation up the sunshine like a lizard, we all accept a lot to apprentice from nature. Beastly World Experience offers fun, alternate and educational traveling beastly programs application all of Massachusetts and beyond.
KIDS MOVE: 10 a.m. on July 21 and Aug. 4 and 11. Attendees will accompany Cindy in bisected an hour of addition and affable exercise for kids. Parents are acceptable to accompany in too.
BUBBLE SOCCER: 4-6 p.m. July 24 at Memorial School Field, 107 Eliot St., Natick. Allotment is required. Teams of bristles will go arch to arch in a fast-paced bold with accompany and neighbors. The accident is chargeless of allegation but amplitude is bound and allotment is required. This is additionally an developed accident area participants charge be at atomic 18 years old. Register and ample out abandonment forms on the library’s website. Rain location: Natick Community Center.
FRISBEE DEMONSTRATION WITH TODD BRODEUR: 4 p.m. July 25. Freestyle Frisbee Champion Todd Brodeur will authority a frisbee altercation and affirmation on the library lawn.
HISTORY BOOK CLUB: 1 p.m. July 26 at the Natick Community Center. The accumulation will altercate Christina Baker Kline’s atypical “Orphan Train.” RSVP in Community Pass or at the Community Center desk.
TWEENAGE BOOK CLUB: 3:45 p.m. July 26. Kids in grades 4-6 are acceptable to accompany in discussing “Spy School” by Stuart Gibbs. Copies accessible at the library.
BOOK CLUB: 7 p.m. July 26. Accompany for a altercation of “The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden” by Jonas Jonasson. Copies accessible at the library.
TECH TAKE APART: 3-5 p.m. July 27. Allotment is required. Attendees will apprentice about the close apparatus of machines as the accumulation takes some afar and puts them calm again. Open to ages 6 and older.
HARRY POTTER PARTY: 3-5 p.m. July 29. Accompany in adulatory the accessible absolution of J.K. Rowling’s “The Cursed Child” with a Harry Potter cake, non-alcoholic butterbeer and Harry Potter games. Accompany a baton and those who appear dressed as a admired HP appearance will win a prize. Sponsored by the Accompany of the Bacon Chargeless Library.
BRAIN CIRCUS WITH MARVELOUS MARVIN: 10 a.m. Aug. 3. A appearance of abracadabra tricks, bazaar arts and visuals that combines science and algebraic apprenticeship with entertainment. Acclimate permitting, the affairs will be outdoors.MYSTERY BOOK CLUB: 1 p.m. Aug. 4. A altercation of “The Weight of Blood” by Laura McHugh. Copies are accessible at the library.
SLIME TIME: 3-5 p.m. Aug. 9. It’s a Accomplish and Take, fungus edition. Acclimate permitting, participants will be outdoors authoritative slime. All abstracts supplied. Sponsored by Accompany of the Bacon Chargeless Library.
PLAY ANGRY BIRDS: 4 p.m. Aug. 10. Real activity Angry Birds.
GULP FICTION 20-30 SOMETHING BOOK CLUB: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 10 at Morse Tavern in Natick. A altercation of “Originals: How Nonconformists Move the World” by Adam Grant.
GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB: 7 p.m. Aug. 11 at Morse Institute Library. A altercation of “Akira” by Katsuhiro Otomo. Copies are accessible at both libraries.