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Programs & Services

The Importance of Focus with Greg Dwyer

Start the new year off right and learn how to be more focused and achieve more in your life with presenter Greg Dwyer! This event will take place on Monday, January 10th at 6:30PM. Registration is required. Click here to learn more!

Kahoot! Trivia Challenge: Clue (1985)

A Mr. Boddy will bring to an end a certain long-standing, confidential, and painful lack of campy, mystery movie trivia with this Kahoot! challenge. Test your knowledge on the cult classic beginning Friday, January 7th at 12PM. Click here to learn more.

Novels & Nonfiction Book Club

Join the Flint’s Novels & Nonfiction Book Club on the second Thursday of every month, where we’ll discuss that month’s pick and choose the book for the following month New members are always welcome! Click here to learn more.

Guided Taiji Qigong Lessons

Taiji Qigong is an easy-to-learn system of energy-enhancing exercises, which coordinates movement with breathing and inner concentration. Join Larry Greenberg for weekly sessions and enjoy the benefits of this mindful excercise. Click here to learn more!

Creative Writing Workshop

Look for constructive feedback on your writing? This group will help you hone your craft and gain a new perspective on what you create! Our next meeting will be on Thursday, April 21st at 6PM. Click here to learn more.

Film Discussion Club

Calling all film enthusiasts! Come and engage in lively discussions of wonderful, award-winning films. Bring along yourselves, your friends, your relatives, your pets – whoever is interested! Click here to see what this month’s movie is.

Online Art Exhibition

The Flint Public Library is always looking for artists to feature in our Online Art Exhibition! If you are interested, please email Charlie at cpope@flintpublib.org to learn more! Click here to view our current online art exhibition.

Mahjong Meet-Up

Accomplished players and interested participants alike are invited to rattle the tiles and join in on the fun on Thursdays between 10AM – 1PM in meeting room A+B! Please email Melissa at mgaspar@flintpublib.org with any questions!

Writers' Roundtable

Looking for a supportive environment in which to share your writing? Come join the writers’ roundtable on the first and third Tuesdays of the month! We will share our writing and support one another in our writing goals. Email cpope@flintpublib.org for a link to the Zoom meeting.

Just Think... Write Now! Group

This monthly group centers around creating the life you want through setting goals, positive thinking, and purposeful journaling. Meetings take place on the first Monday of the month. New members are always welcome! Click here to learn more.

Weekly Guided Meditation

Take a moment to check in with yourself and create a world of inner peace. Each week Library Director selects a guided meditation that will help you achieve balance and tranquility. Click here to participate and listen to to this week’s selection.

Outreach Delivery to Homebound Patrons

We deliver library materials to homebound patrons in Middleton every three weeks! For more information, please contact our Outreach Librarian, Stacey Zubiel, by emailing szubiel@flintpublib.org or calling the library at 978-774-8132.

Resources

The Importance of Focus with Greg Dwyer

Start the new year off right and learn how to be more focused and achieve more in your life with presenter Greg Dwyer! This event will take place on Monday, January 10th at 6:30PM. Registration is required. Click here to learn more!

Kahoot! Trivia Challenge: Clue (1985)

A Mr. Boddy will bring to an end a certain long-standing, confidential, and painful lack of campy, mystery movie trivia with this Kahoot! challenge. Test your knowledge on the cult classic beginning Friday, January 7th at 12PM. Click here to learn more.

Novels & Nonfiction Book Club

Join the Flint’s Novels & Nonfiction Book Club on the second Thursday of every month, where we’ll discuss that month’s pick and choose the book for the following month New members are always welcome! Click here to learn more.

Guided Taiji Qigong Lessons

Taiji Qigong is an easy-to-learn system of energy-enhancing exercises, which coordinates movement with breathing and inner concentration. Join Larry Greenberg for weekly sessions and enjoy the benefits of this mindful excercise. Click here to learn more!

Anime Club for Adults

Watch anime from the comfort of your own home and discuss with other enthusiasts via Discord every Tuesday evening at 8PM! Please email Nicole at ncarderelli@flintpublib.org to gain access to the Discord server. Patrons ages 18 and over are invited to attend.

Film Discussion Club

Calling all film enthusiasts! Come and engage in lively discussions of wonderful, award-winning films. Bring along yourselves, your friends, your relatives, your pets – whoever is interested! Click here to see what this month’s movie is.

Online Art Exhibition

The Flint Public Library is always looking for artists to feature in our Online Art Exhibition! If you are interested, please email Charlie at cpope@flintpublib.org to learn more! Click here to view our current online art exhibition.

Mahjong Meet-Up

Accomplished players and interested participants alike are invited to rattle the tiles and join in on the fun on Thursdays between 10AM – 1PM in meeting room A+B! Please email Melissa at mgaspar@flintpublib.org with any questions!

Flint Public Library Writing Group

Calling all poets, novelists, and writers of every kind! You’re invited to join the poetry and writing group on the first and third Tuesday of the month, where we will share our work and support each other in our writing goals. Click here to learn more!

Just Think... Write Now! Group

This monthly group centers around creating the life you want through setting goals, positive thinking, and purposeful journaling. Meetings take place on the first Monday of the month. New members are always welcome! Click here to learn more.

Weekly Guided Meditation

Take a moment to check in with yourself and create a world of inner peace. Each week Library Director selects a guided meditation that will help you achieve balance and tranquility. Click here to participate and listen to to this week’s selection.

Tell Us What You Want to See at the Library!

We want to serve our community as best we can, and we can’t do that without you! Is there a particular program, event, or service that you want to see happen at the library? Email Charlie with your thoughts at cpope@flintpublib.org!

Resources

Gale in Context: Elementary

Make homework fun with Gale in Context! This free resource delivers age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content that covers a broad range of topics such as geography, health, literature, social studies, influential people, and more! 

NoveList

Not sure what book to read next? Never fear – use NoveList! Get personalized suggestions based on your favorite genres and other books you’ve enjoyed in the past. Be sure to have your library card number handy in order to use this free database. 

OverDrive Children's Collection

OverDrive is your source for free e-books, e-audiobooks, and digital magazines from MVLC! Click here to check out the Children’s Collection and be sure to have your library card number handy in order to download items from the digital library.

Libby

Access all of Massachusetts’ digital children’s collection with the Libby app! Download this free app on your phone or tablet and borrow e-books, e-audiobooks, and magazines at the touch of a button. All you need is your library card number to get started today! Click here to learn more.

Past Children’s Room Programs

Miss Jessica loved learning all about different types of pets with you during this Storytime Online!

Miss Felicia and Ruth the Bear got all dressed up for their unicorn-themed Storytime Online earlier this year!

Miss Stacey’s STEM Take & Makes have been a huge hit, including this kit all about the phases of the moon!

Families had a great time movin’ and groovin’ at this outdoor concert with Rockabye Beats!

During the pandemic, the Children’s Room distributed hundreds of book bundles to the children of Middleton!

These Joy Jar take & makes had everything needed to bring a little sunshine to the day!

Kids who participated in the Summer Reading Program 2021 got a Book Bestie to read to throughout the summer!

Marcos and Shon from Rockabye Beats rocked out at this virtual Construction Day fiesta on the library’s Facebook Live!

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