Cinéphile Mondays @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

Cinephilia is an academic word literally meaning “love of cinema,” but it also contains hints of nostalgia and passion for a film art that was undoubtedly the defining media experience of the twentieth century. As such, cinema has a variegated and fascinating history which extends well beyond the Hollywood we are all familiar with.  Meant…

ABC Storytime @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

While the bigger kiddos are in school, here’s a chance for the little ones to learn their A-B-C’s at the Bacon Free Library. We’ll start with stories and songs that feature our letter of the week. Then we’ll do some simple crafts with the special letter – tracing, stamping, cutting, gluing, and coloring.   Also,…

Cozy Night In Crafts @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

We’ll be embracing Hygge, the Norwegian word for “cozy” this evening at the Bacon Free Library. Please register to join us for this adult craft program. We will be making decoupaged glass cylinder candles with paper napkins that look like birch bark. And, while they are drying, we will be doing a second activity –…

Jammin With You @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

  Be prepared to laugh, dance, sing, and jam your way through 30 minutes of non-stop family fun! This performance is geared for kids ages 1 – 7, but fun for the whole family. With modern takes on children’s classics and classic original tunes, you’ll be humming and bopping your way all the way home.…

Mystery Book Club @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

    Join the Bacon Free Library mystery book club for a virtual Zoom discussion of The Late Show by Michael Connelly. Copies of this book are available at the library, or you can borrow it as an ebook or digital audiobook through Libby. Please email [email protected] to register and receive the Zoom link.

Read to a Dog @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

  Build confidence and practice your reading skills by reading out loud to a registered therapy dog! Children ages 5 and older can sign up for a 15-minute reading session with Sophie, a gentle golden retriever who loves belly rubs, stories, and cuddles. Registration is required. Please register at the Bacon Free Library website for…

Lenny Clarke and Friends

Nationally known comedian, Lenny Clarke, with the heavy Boston accent and the Don Rickles attitude, might do just about anything. You really don't know what will come out of his mouth next. He came up in the 1980s, the heyday of Boston Comedy, with fellow funnymen Steven Wright, Martin Olson and Denis Leary. In fact…

Recurring

Monday Morning Stories and Songs @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

Every Monday Morning at the BFL! Join us for a high-energy story time! We’ll mix things up with a combination of stories for listening and songs for dancing. This program will be held indoors during the winter, then move back outdoors when the weather gets warmer.   With cold and flu season in full swing,…

ABC Storytime @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

Every Tuesday morning in February at the BFL! While the bigger kiddos are in school, here’s a chance for the little ones to learn their A-B-C’s at the Bacon Free Library. We’ll start with stories and songs that feature our letter of the week.  Then we’ll do some simple crafts with the special letter –…

Upcycled Magazine Bracelet Workshop @ the BFL

Bacon Free Library - 58 Eliot Street Natick, MA 01760 United States

  Learn how to turn discarded magazine pages into a unique woven bracelet! This workshop at the Bacon Free Library is open to kids (ages 8 and up) and adults. All materials will be provided. Registration is required.  Please register at the BFL website.