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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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December 2017

Gingerbread Festival

December 5 - December 21

Check out a beautiful array of gingerbread creations by local cake artists on display at the library, then enter our raffle to take one home for the holidays! Purchase raffle tickets or bring in an item of canned goods in exchange for a ticket. All food items will be donated to A Place to Turn. 

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Comic Book Group

December 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us at the Bacon Free Library as we discuss 5000km per second by Manuele Copies will be available at the library, or you can request one HERE. Summary Winner of the prestigious Grand Prize of the 2010 Angoul Comics Festival, 5,000 Kilometers Per Second tells--or almost tells--the love story between Piero and Lucia, which begins with a casual glance exchanged by teenagers across the street through a window and ends with a last, desperate hook-up between two older, sadder one-time…

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Preschool Cookie Decorating

December 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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For our younger patrons, we're decorating Holiday Cookies! We'll have cookies, icing, sprinkles and other fun stuff for the 1-5 year olds to decorate and munch on to their hearts content :) All materials supplied so just bring your ingenuity.  We do request registration so we know how many cookies to have. Please fill out the following form or call the library at (508) 653-6730:

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French Conversation Club

December 16 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Yoga at the BFL!

December 16 @ 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

This Event is FULL, keep a lookout for future yoga dates

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Story Time

December 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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The Copley Cats: A Cappella Holiday Concert

December 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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We're so excited to welcome the Copley Cats, one of the longest-running a cappella groups in the Boston area, to the BFL for a holiday concert! They'll be singing many family favorites so join us for this special holiday event!  As one of the longest-running a cappella groups in the Boston area, the Copley Cats are known for tight harmonies, amazing blend, and great music.  The group's founders were Mount Holyoke grads who missed the great time they had singing in college…

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Dog Tales

December 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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We're reading dog/puppy/pet stories with therapy dog, Garbo! (and his human, Arthur). Join us for this very special storytime. No registration required, no age limits!

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Story Time

December 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Make and Take Bird Feeders

December 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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We know its the dead of winter, but that's the best time to take care of our avian friends! Join Fran in making beautiful outdoor bird feeders for all birdy appetites. All materials supplied, all ages welcome

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Malik the Magic Guy

December 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

This show will be extra special; it features age appropriate visual magic, juggling, comedy and TONS of audience participation. Malik has been performing magic since he was a child; his mother even had to drive him to his shows because he was so young! Malik is a full-time comedy magician with over 25 years of experience performing for family audiences. Come and enjoy this laugh filled magic show featuring magic with sports equipment, sleight of hand, and other fun surprises. No…

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Story Time!

December 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Make and Take New Year’s Celebratory Crafts

December 29 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us in making hats, blowouts and noisemakers (hey, we don't have to take the stuff home :) so you're ready for the big day!  All materials supplied, all ages welcome

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January 2018

Story Time

January 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Environmental Book Club

January 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

We’re reading and discussing The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks by Terry Tempest Williams. You can reserve HERE and we will have copies at the BFL For years, America's national parks have provided public breathing spaces in a world in which such spaces are steadily disappearing, which is why close to 300 million people visit the parks each year. Now, to honor the centennial of the National Park Service, Terry Tempest Williams, the author of the beloved memoir When Women Were Birds, returns with The Hour of Land,…

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Build with Legos

January 3, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

Use your imagination to create great structures with Legos! We'll display our buildings in the library for everyone to admire!

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Story Time!

January 5, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

January 5, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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French Conversation Club

January 6, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time

January 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Knit and Crochet Club

January 9, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us once a month for an hour of knitting or crocheting (or both!). Bring your projects to work on in congenial company. Its always more fun to create with friends :)  

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Friends of the BFL Meeting

January 9, 2018 @ 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Come join the Friends plan for the year of supporting the Bacon Free Library. There are big jobs and small jobs that need helping hands. Last year, the Friends gave the BFL over $16,000 for programs, books/materials, and so much more. Here are a few examples of what you could do to help: 1. Bake for author visits 2. Man tables at various town functions to help boost the library's profile in the community 3. Join a sub-committee - membership,…

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Make and Take Snow Globe

January 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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We're bearding winter in its den! Join us in making our very own snow globes using whatever we have on hand. We'll have some "paper" ones for younger kids and "liquid" ones for older kids so all are welcome. All materials will be supplied, but feel free to bring resin/plastic characters or objects to personalize your snow globe. And, if you have them, baby food jars. 

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Story Time!

January 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

January 12, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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Read to a Dog

January 13, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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  Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to sign up for 15 minute turns to read aloud to our wonderful therapy dog, Stitch! Registration required. Please call (508) 653-6730 or register using the form below:

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Story Time

January 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Build with Legos

January 17, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

Use your imagination to create great structures with Legos! We'll display our buildings in the library for everyone to admire!

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Story Time!

January 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

January 19, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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French Conversation Club

January 20, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time

January 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Book Club

January 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us for a discussion of Leaving time : a novel by Jodi Picoult Copies of the book available at the library, or you can request one here. Summary: Alice Metcalf was a devoted mother, loving wife, and accomplished scientist who studied grief among elephants. Yet it's been a decade since she disappeared under mysterious circumstances, leaving behind her small daughter, husband, and the animals to which she devoted her life. All signs point to abandonment . . . or worse. Still Jenna--now…

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Build with Lincoln Logs

January 24, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

Use your imagination to create great structures with Lincoln Logs. We'll display our buildings in the library for everyone to admire!

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Story Time!

January 26, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

January 26, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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Cookbook Club

January 27, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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This year, we're cooking from around the world, trying to tie in a holiday from that region to our cooking! Today we're celebrating the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. by cooking some of his favorite foods! Historically, it is known that he enjoyed this Southern comfort foods so we'll be cooking from Southern plate : classic comfort food that makes everyone feel like family by Christy Jordan  We'll have copies in the library or you can reserve one HERE

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Story Time

January 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Build with Brain Flakes

January 31, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

Use your imagination to create great structures with Brain Flakes. We'll display our buildings in the library for everyone to admire!

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February 2018

Story Time!

February 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

February 2, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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French Conversation Club

February 3, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

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

February 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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A Pleasant Pairing: Tea and Fine Chocolate

February 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Just in time for Valentine's Day! Join tea and chocolate afficionado Kim Larkin on this exploration of the history and health benefits of tea and dark chocolate with insights from Kim's chocolatier background.  This event includes sampling of tea, tea infused food, various chocolates, cheese & crackers, trivia, poetry, an antique teapot/lace display and more! We're told that Kim is a treasure trove of information and will bring the best tasting tea and chocolate for our patrons. We can't wait! …

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Build with Legos

February 7, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

Use your imagination to create great structures with Legos! We'll display our buildings in the library for everyone to admire!

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Environmental Book Club

February 7, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

We’re reading and discussing Braiding sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer. You can reserve HERE and we will have copies at the BFL An inspired weaving of indigenous knowledge, plant science, and personal narrative from a distinguished professor of science and a Native American whose previous book, Gathering Moss, was awarded the John Burroughs Medal for outstanding nature writing. As a botanist and professor of plant ecology, Robin Wall Kimmerer has spent a career learning how to ask questions of nature using the tools…

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Story Time!

February 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

February 9, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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Read to a Dog

February 10, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 9, 2018

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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  Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to sign up for 15 minute turns to read aloud to our wonderful therapy dog, Stitch! Registration required. Please call (508) 653-6730 or register using the form below:

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Story Time

February 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Knit and Crochet Club

February 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us once a month for an hour of knitting or crocheting (or both!). Bring your projects to work on in congenial company. Its always more fun to create with friends :)  

Find out more »

Friends of the BFL Meeting

February 13, 2018 @ 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Come join the Friends plan for the year of supporting the Bacon Free Library. There are big jobs and small jobs that need helping hands. Last year, the Friends gave the BFL over $16,000 for programs, books/materials, and so much more. Here are a few examples of what you could do to help: 1. Bake for author visits 2. Man tables at various town functions to help boost the library's profile in the community 3. Join a sub-committee - membership,…

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Make and Take Fizzy Hearts

February 14, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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We're combining chemical reactions with Valentine's Day - what could go wrong? :) Join us as we experiment with "Fizzing Heart Art Explosions" by the Pinterested Parent Blog. We'll be using baking soda, vinegar (anyone thinking "volcano" about now) and food coloring to create beautiful decorated hearts.  All ages are welcome but parental supervision is required for the fizzy hearts. We'll have heart crafts out for the very young children who come.  All materials supplied

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Story Time!

February 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

February 16, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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French Conversation Club

February 17, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Vous parlez français? Venez nous rejoindre pour pratiquer.

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Story Time

February 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Children’s Theatre Improv with Sally Cragin

February 20, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

We are pleased to have one of our favorite performers, Sally Cragin, back at the BFL. Her new show will have kids laughing, giggling and posing for their close - ups :) We promise that the show will go on this time! CHILDREN'S THEATRE IMPROV (age 6 and up). Theatre games, improvs, and then creating a show. We bring our costume trunks and participants will act out THEIR version of Little Red Riding Hood, Three Little Bears, Hare and Tortoise,…

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Build with Legos

February 21, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Free

Use your imagination to create great structures with Legos! We'll display our buildings in the library for everyone to admire!

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Story Time!

February 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cocoa & Cookies

February 23, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Friday, repeating until February 23, 2018

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

Drop by the library this winter afternoon for some treats and curl up with a good book! We'll supply the cocoa and cookies and books, you provide the company  :-D

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Cookbook Club

February 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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This year, we're cooking from around the world, trying to tie in a holiday from that region to our cooking! Today we're celebrating Chinese New Year with some simple home dishes! We'll be cooking from Every grain of rice : simple Chinese home cooking by Fuchsia Dunlop ; photography by Chris Terry. Fuchsia Dunlop has appeared on NPR’s “All Things Considered,” “Science Friday,” and “America’s Test Kitchen Radio,” and is a regular contributor to publications including the Financial Times, Saveur, the…

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Story Time

February 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Book Club

February 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us for a discussion of Today will be different : a novel by Maria Semple Copies of the book available at the library, or you can request one here. Summary: Eleanor knows she's a mess. But today, she will tackle the little things. She will shower and get dressed. She willhave her poetry and yoga lessons after dropping off her son, Timby. She won't swear. She will initiate sex with her husband, Joe. But before she can put her modest plan into action, life happens. Today, it turns out,…

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Build with Lincoln Logs

February 28, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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March 2018

Story Time!

March 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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French Conversation Club

March 3, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time

March 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Story Time!

March 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Read to a Dog

March 10, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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  Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to sign up for 15 minute turns to read aloud to our wonderful therapy dog, Stitch! Registration required. Please call (508) 653-6730 or register using the form below:

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Maple Stories with kids author Josh Funk!

March 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Josh Funk, famous author of Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast, will be sharing his stories with us for our annual pancake and maple syrup brunch! Josh's books (including The Case of the Stinky Stench , Dear Dragon, ​It's Not Jack and the Beanstalk and Pirasaurs!) will be available for purchase and he will be signing them. If you have not seen Josh before, you are in for a great treat! Registration is Requested so we know how many pancakes to have…

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Story Time

March 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Make and Take: Spin a Yarn

March 13, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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What can you make with a paper plate, multicolored yarn and some googly eyes? Come to the BFL for this event and find out!  All materials supplied, all ages welcome (hole punching skills appreciated :)

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Knit and Crochet Club

March 13, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us once a month for an hour of knitting or crocheting (or both!). Bring your projects to work on in congenial company. Its always more fun to create with friends :)  

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Friends of the BFL Meeting

March 13, 2018 @ 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Come join the Friends plan for the year of supporting the Bacon Free Library. There are big jobs and small jobs that need helping hands. Last year, the Friends gave the BFL over $16,000 for programs, books/materials, and so much more. Here are a few examples of what you could do to help: 1. Bake for author visits 2. Man tables at various town functions to help boost the library's profile in the community 3. Join a sub-committee - membership,…

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Story Time!

March 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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French Conversation Club

March 17, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

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

March 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Story Time!

March 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Cookbook Club

March 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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This year, we're cooking from around the world, trying to tie in a holiday from that region to our cooking! Today we're celebrating Moroccan Independence Day (March 2nd)! We'll be cooking from Mourad : new Moroccan by Mourad Lahlou ; with Susie Heller, Steve Siegelman, and Amy Vogler ; photographs by Deborah Jones. What Mourad Lahlou has developed over the last decade and a half at his Michelin-starred San Francisco restaurant is nothing less than a new, modern Moroccan cuisine, inspired…

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Story Time

March 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Book Club

March 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us for a discussion of The woman in cabin 10 by Ruth Ware Copies of the book available at the library, or you can request one here. Summary: Lo Blacklock, a journalist who writes for a travel magazine, has just been given the assignment of a lifetime: a week on a luxury cruise with only a handful of cabins. The sky is clear, the waters calm, and the veneered, select guests jovial as the exclusive cruise ship, the Aurora, begins her voyage in the…

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Story Time!

March 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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April 2018

Story Time

April 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Story Time!

April 6, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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French Conversation Club

April 7, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Vous parlez français? Venez nous rejoindre pour pratiquer.

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Story Time

April 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Knit and Crochet Club

April 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us once a month for an hour of knitting or crocheting (or both!). Bring your projects to work on in congenial company. Its always more fun to create with friends :)  

Find out more »

Friends of the BFL Meeting

April 10, 2018 @ 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Come join the Friends plan for the year of supporting the Bacon Free Library. There are big jobs and small jobs that need helping hands. Last year, the Friends gave the BFL over $16,000 for programs, books/materials, and so much more. Here are a few examples of what you could do to help: 1. Bake for author visits 2. Man tables at various town functions to help boost the library's profile in the community 3. Join a sub-committee - membership,…

Find out more »

Story Time!

April 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Friday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Read to a Dog

April 14, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 9, 2018

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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  Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to sign up for 15 minute turns to read aloud to our wonderful therapy dog, Stitch! Registration required. Please call (508) 653-6730 or register using the form below:

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Story Time

April 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime and Craft

April 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us for this very special Spring storytime! We'll be reading all kind of caterpillar stories culminating in the classic "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle. Then, we'll make our very own hungry caterpillars! 

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime and Craft

April 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us for this very special Spring storytime! We'll be reading all kind of caterpillar stories culminating in the classic "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle. Then, we'll make our very own hungry caterpillars! 

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French Conversation Club

April 21, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

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

April 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Story Time! Come listen to a variety of stories with Fran, do a craft, and find some great books to take home. No registration required.

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Book Club

April 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us for a discussion of Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis by J.D. Vance Copies of the book available at the library, or you can request one here. Summary: Vance, a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, provides an account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of America's white working class. The decline of this group, a demographic of our country that has…

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Cookbook Club

April 28, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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This year, we're cooking from around the world, trying to tie in a holiday from that region to our cooking! Today we're celebrating Earth Day! We'll be cooking from America farm to table : simple, delicious recipes celebrating local farmers by Mario Batali and Jim Webster ; art direction by Douglas Riccardi ; recipe photography by Quentin Bacon ; farm photography by Christine Birch Ferrelli and Lara Cerri.. Bestselling author and world-renown chef Mario Batali pays homage to the American farmer-from…

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May 2018

French Conversation Club

May 5, 2018 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day First of the month, repeating until June 2, 2018

An event every month that begins at 9:15am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 19, 2018

Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Vous parlez français? Venez nous rejoindre pour pratiquer.

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Knit and Crochet Club

May 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bacon Free Library, 58 Eliot Street
Natick, MA 01760 United States
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Join us once a month for an hour of knitting or crocheting (or both!). Bring your projects to work on in congenial company. Its always more fun to create with friends :)  

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