October 2021

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Saturday, October 2All DayExhibit Space (1st Floor)Main Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Exhibit Opening: Looking Closely: My Garden - Linde Eyster

Ant and ArilThis exhibit will run from October 2 to October 31. In her local garden the size of a small classroom, retired biology teacher Linde Eyster photographically documented the diversity of arthropods that she found over a ten-year period. Because the insects, spiders, and centipedes rarely sat still, she had to hand hold the camera [no tripod] and patiently follow the animals as they moved around.…Learn More

Saturday, October 210:00 AM—2:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More

Saturday, October 212:00—6:00 PMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Quincy Food Truck and Music Festival - Children's Performers

food truck festival 2021 posterThe Main Library's Front Lawn will be THE hot spot for children's entertainers during the Quincy Annual Food Truck & Musical Festival. Pack your lawn chairs and blankets!With 20 ~ 25 food trucks, 5 bands, 5 children’s entertainers & much more this annual Quincy event has become one of the cities most popular event of the fall season! Each year the numbers of guests increase as “the word is out” about this amazing festival.…Learn More
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Sunday, October 33:00—4:00 PMRichardson BuildingMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Concerts at The Crane: Alex Minasian Trio ~ Jazz (In-Person)

Alex Minasian TrioJoin us for a Sunday afternoon concert in the beautiful historic Richardson Building featuring the award-winning Alex Minasian Trio. This event will also be LIVESTREAMED to our YouTube channel.  Alex Minasian has, at a remarkably young age, established himself as a versatile pianist, educator, and impresario in many different musical genres.…Learn More
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Monday, October 410:00—11:00 AMZoom

ABC Storytime with Miss June (Online)

ABC Storytime logoJoin Miss June live online each week to explore a different letter of the alphabet! We’ll read stories, sing songs and play games all centered around the letter of the day, including our favorite game: Mystery Bag! For the month of October, we'll be exploring the letters U, V, and W.

Monday, October 47:00—8:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Homesteading Basics: Cultivating Mushrooms (In-Person)

Cultivating MushroomsGrowing mushrooms requires a different technique from growing leafy plants. Learn the basic biology of mushrooms and how to get started with cultivating edible fungi. We'll be joined by Joe Foye of EB Fungi as he walks us through basic biology of mushrooms, cultivation techniques, proper conditions for fruiting.…Learn More
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Tuesday, October 510:00—11:00 AMAdams ShoreAdams Shore Branch519 Sea Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Lori (In-Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Lori for Toddler Storytime at Adams Shore! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Tuesday, October 53:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Coding Club - Ages 5-6 (In Person) - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Coding Club logoCoding Club for ages 5-6 is an introduction to coding and basic coding concepts through storytimes and “unplugged” (or screen-free) activities. Children will have the opportunity to practice using coding bots.  This is a four-week series that requires registration and takes place on the following dates: Tuesday, October 5; Tuesday, October 12; Tuesday, October 19; andTuesday, October 26;We ask that those who register do their best to attend all sessions.…Learn More
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Wednesday, October 610:00—11:00 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Dorothy (Outside)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Dorothy for Toddler Storytime on the lawn at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Wednesday, October 66:30—7:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Family PJ Storytime with Mrs. Miller (In Person)

Family PJ Storytime logoAn evening pajama storytime for the whole family. Join us for a family pajama storytime for children ages 1-5 accompanied by an adult. We will read stories, sing songs, recite rhymes, and more. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.
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Thursday, October 79:30—10:30 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Rock-a-Bye Baby Storytime with Mrs. Miller - Ages 4-11 months (In-Person)

Rock-a-Bye Baby Storytime LogoAn introduction to stories, songs, nursery rhymes and gentle movement exercises for very young children, ages 4-11 months, accompanied by an adult. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.

Thursday, October 710:00—11:30 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

English Walk (and Talk!) Time (Outside)

Talk Time LogoJoin us for this outdoor English Talk Time event! English Talk Time is the library’s ESOL conversation group program. Participants will take a nice walk around Quincy Center while having casual conversation to practice communicating in English. This is a nice opportunity to meet new people and see the sights around Quincy Center.…Learn More

Thursday, October 711:00 AM—12:00 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Mother Goose on the Loose with Mrs. Miller - Ages 12-23 months (In Person) - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Mother Goose on the Loose Storytime logoA storytime for Rock-a-Bye Baby graduates, ages 12-23 months, who are mobile; includes stories, songs, fingerplays and creative movement for young children accompanied by an adult. This is a four-week series that requires registration and takes place on the following dates:Thursday, October 7; Thursday, October 14; Thursday, October 21; and Thursday, October 28; We ask that families who register do their best to attend all sessions.…Learn More

Thursday, October 73:00—4:00 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Coding Club - Ages 7-9 (In Person) - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Coding Club Ages 7-9 logoCoding Club for ages 7-9 is an introduction to block-based coding using Scratch and code. org projects for beginning coders. Children will also have the opportunity to get hands-on experience using coding bots. This is a four-week series that requires registration and takes place on the following dates: Thursday, October 7; Thursday, October 14; - CANCELLEDThursday, October 21; and Thursday, October 28; We ask that families who register do their best to attend all sessions.…Learn More
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Friday, October 810:00—11:00 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Cat (In Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Cat for Toddler Storytime at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More
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Saturday, October 910:00 AM—2:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More

Saturday, October 910:30—11:15 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Music and Movement with Miss Rubi (Outside)

Music & Movement LogoSing and dance with Rubi Lichauco outdoors on the library lawn! Rubi brings her popular preschool program to our front lawn, so put on your favorite dancing shoes, clear some floor space, and join us for this lively mix of music and movement. Please bring a stuffie along with you to join the fun.…Learn More
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Monday, October 11Closed

Main Library

Adams Shore Branch

Wollaston Branch

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Tuesday, October 1210:00—11:00 AMAdams ShoreAdams Shore Branch519 Sea Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Lori (In-Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Lori for Toddler Storytime at Adams Shore! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Tuesday, October 1210:00—11:00 AMZoom

Aging Strong & Falls Prevention (Online)

three older people walking awayJoin Debbie Lyn Toomey, RN, coordinator of the Tufts Medical Center’s Injury Prevention Program, for this engaging and valuable program live online and continuing on the second and fourth Tuesdays. This session's guest will be Peg Doyle, M. Ed, and owner of Wellness And You, to discuss nutrition and wellness.…Learn More

Tuesday, October 123:30—4:30 PM1st Floor Conference RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Teen Advisory BoardCome give input and share ideas on what YOU want to see happen at the library. Have fun and gain volunteer and leadership experience!Contact quteen@ocln. org to find out more or sign up

Tuesday, October 127:00—8:00 PMChildren's RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Phoenix Book Club - Grades 5-8 (In Person) - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Pheonix Book Club logoChildren in grades 5 through 8 are invited to join us to discuss a new theme or genre each month. Children choose their own books from a list of suggestions or they can suggest their own choices to Miss Amanda. Each month children will meet and share their thoughts on the book they read and the theme or genre.…Learn More
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Wednesday, October 1310:00—11:00 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Dorothy (Outside)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Dorothy for Toddler Storytime on the lawn at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Wednesday, October 136:30—7:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Family PJ Storytime with Mrs. Miller (In Person)

Family PJ Storytime logoAn evening pajama storytime for the whole family. Join us for a family pajama storytime for children ages 1-5 accompanied by an adult. We will read stories, sing songs, recite rhymes, and more. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.
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Thursday, October 149:30—10:30 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Rock-a-Bye Baby Storytime with Mrs. Miller - Ages 4-11 months (In-Person)

Rock-a-Bye Baby Storytime LogoAn introduction to stories, songs, nursery rhymes and gentle movement exercises for very young children, ages 4-11 months, accompanied by an adult. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.

Thursday, October 1410:00—11:30 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

English Walk (and Talk!) Time (Outside)

Talk Time LogoJoin us for this outdoor English Talk Time event! English Talk Time is the library’s ESOL conversation group program. Participants will take a nice walk around Quincy Center while having casual conversation to practice communicating in English. This is a nice opportunity to meet new people and see the sights around Quincy Center.…Learn More

Thursday, October 143:00—4:00 PMWollastonWollaston Branch41 Beale Street, Quincy, MA, 02170

Preschool Discovery: Magnets (In-Person)

Preschool DiscoveryDrop by the Wollaston Library with your preschooler, ages 3-5, any time between 3:00 and 4:00 p. m. to do some fun simple science together. Activities, experiments and instructions will be provided for science you can do with your child. Come and explore magnets! We'll learn about what is magnetic, use magnets to build, race with magnets and more!Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public LibraryRoom capacity is limited.…Learn More

Thursday, October 146:00—8:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More
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Friday, October 1510:00—11:00 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Cat (In Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Cat for Toddler Storytime at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More
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Saturday, October 1610:00 AM—4:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More
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Monday, October 1810:00—11:00 AMZoom

ABC Storytime with Miss June (Online)

ABC Storytime logoJoin Miss June live online each week to explore a different letter of the alphabet! We’ll read stories, sing songs and play games all centered around the letter of the day, including our favorite game: Mystery Bag! For the month of October, we'll be exploring the letters U, V, and W.
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Tuesday, October 1910:00—11:00 AMAdams ShoreAdams Shore Branch519 Sea Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Lori (In-Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Lori for Toddler Storytime at Adams Shore! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Tuesday, October 197:00—8:30 PMChildren's RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Dungeons & Dragons - Ages 10-15 (In-Person) - REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Dungeons & DragonsNew and experienced players are invited to join us for this introduction to D&D 5th edition game play. Take on the role of a fantasy hero in this Dungeons & Dragons game. We will meet for an hour and a half for to play this story. Please note: There is no wait list for this program, but we will be running more campaigns in the coming months.…Learn More
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Wednesday, October 2010:00—11:00 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Dorothy (Outside)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Dorothy for Toddler Storytime on the lawn at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Wednesday, October 206:30—7:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Family PJ Storytime with Mrs. Miller (In Person)

Family PJ Storytime logoAn evening pajama storytime for the whole family. Join us for a family pajama storytime for children ages 1-5 accompanied by an adult. We will read stories, sing songs, recite rhymes, and more. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.
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Thursday, October 2110:00—11:30 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

English Walk (and Talk!) Time (Outside)

Talk Time LogoJoin us for this outdoor English Talk Time event! English Talk Time is the library’s ESOL conversation group program. Participants will take a nice walk around Quincy Center while having casual conversation to practice communicating in English. This is a nice opportunity to meet new people and see the sights around Quincy Center.…Learn More

Thursday, October 216:00—8:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More

Thursday, October 217:00—8:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Homesteading Basics: Beekeeping (In-Person)

BeekeepingJoin beekeeper Ken Warchol for and travel inside the beehive to learn about honeybees, their importance in the environment, and how we can help them.  Please note that capacity for this event will be limited and masks are recommended. Doors will open 15 minutes before the start of the program.…Learn More
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Friday, October 2210:00—11:00 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Cat (In Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Cat for Toddler Storytime at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More
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Saturday, October 2310:00 AM—4:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More

Saturday, October 2310:00 AM—12:00 PMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

H.H. Richardson and Frederick Law Olmsted: A Friendship (Outside)

TCPL LawnJoin us for a short talk with a National Park Service Ranger from Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site on the friendship and collaboration between two famous locals- landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted and architect H. H. Richardson. Together, they designed the Thomas Crane Library in Quincy.…Learn More
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Sunday, October 243:00—4:00 PMRichardson BuildingMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Concerts at The Crane: Liana Paniyeva ~ Piano (In-Person)

Liana PaniyevaJoin us for a Sunday afternoon concert in the beautiful historic Richardson Building featuring the award-winning pianist Liana Paniyeva.   Ms. Paniyeva will be performing Robert Schumann, Piano Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 11; Rachmaninoff Preludes Op.…Learn More
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Monday, October 2510:00—11:00 AMZoom

ABC Storytime with Miss June (Online)

ABC Storytime logoJoin Miss June live online each week to explore a different letter of the alphabet! We’ll read stories, sing songs and play games all centered around the letter of the day, including our favorite game: Mystery Bag! For the month of October, we'll be exploring the letters U, V, and W.
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Tuesday, October 2610:00—11:00 AMAdams ShoreAdams Shore Branch519 Sea Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Lori (In-Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Lori for Toddler Storytime at Adams Shore! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Tuesday, October 2610:00—11:00 AMZoom

Aging Strong & Falls Prevention (Online)

three older people walking awayJoin Debbie Lyn Toomey, RN, coordinator of the Tufts Medical Center’s Injury Prevention Program, for this engaging and valuable program live online and continuing on the second and fourth Tuesdays. This week: Dave Barber, DPT, owner of Body Mechanics Physical Therapy discusses resources for healthy living among older adults.…Learn More

Tuesday, October 263:30—4:30 PM1st Floor Conference RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Teen Advisory Board (TAB)

Teen Advisory BoardCome give input and share ideas on what YOU want to see happen at the library. Have fun and gain volunteer and leadership experience!Contact quteen@ocln. org to find out more or sign up
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Wednesday, October 2710:00—11:00 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Dorothy (Outside)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Dorothy for Toddler Storytime on the lawn at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Wednesday, October 273:00—4:00 PMAdams ShoreAdams Shore Branch519 Sea Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Preschool Discovery: Magnets (In-Person)

Preschool DiscoveryDrop by the Adams Shore Library with your preschooler, ages 3-5, any time between 10:00 and 11:00 a. m. to do some fun simple science together. Activities, experiments and instructions will be provided for science you can do with your child. Come and explore magnets! We'll learn about what is magnetic, use magnets to build, race with magnets and more!Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public LibraryRoom capacity is limited.…Learn More

Wednesday, October 276:30—7:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Family PJ Storytime with Mrs. Miller (In Person)

Family PJ Storytime logoAn evening pajama storytime for the whole family. Join us for a family pajama storytime for children ages 1-5 accompanied by an adult. We will read stories, sing songs, recite rhymes, and more. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.
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Thursday, October 289:30—10:30 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Rock-a-Bye Baby Storytime with Mrs. Miller - Ages 4-11 months (In-Person)

Rock-a-Bye Baby Storytime LogoAn introduction to stories, songs, nursery rhymes and gentle movement exercises for very young children, ages 4-11 months, accompanied by an adult. Room capacity is limited. Face masks recommended for anyone age 2 and older.

Thursday, October 2810:00—11:30 AMFront LawnMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

English Walk (and Talk!) Time (Outside)

Talk Time LogoJoin us for this outdoor English Talk Time event! English Talk Time is the library’s ESOL conversation group program. Participants will take a nice walk around Quincy Center while having casual conversation to practice communicating in English. This is a nice opportunity to meet new people and see the sights around Quincy Center.…Learn More

Thursday, October 286:00—8:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More

Thursday, October 287:00—8:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Homesteading Basics: Raising Backyard Chickens (In-Person)

Backyard ChickensJoin local backyard chicken enthusiast Dr. Ejike Eze for this presentation on raising chickens. This event will also be LIVESTREAMED to our YouTube channel.    Come learn what supplies you need, what to expect, what kinds of different breeds of chickens are available and where to buy them.…Learn More
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Friday, October 2910:00—11:00 AMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Toddler Storytime with Miss Cat (In Person)

Toddler Storytime logoJoin Miss Cat for Toddler Storytime at the Main Library! This program for two- and three-year-olds and their caregivers introduces simple stories and concepts to young children. Songs, rhymes, fingerplays, and felt board activities will be used to reinforce concepts.…Learn More

Friday, October 293:00—4:30 PMMeeting RoomMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

HallowTeen Event!

Teens: Come and join us on Friday October 29th for our HallowTeen event! Listen to spooky music, paint Halloween ornaments, and win a prize for best costume!*Costume contest will be at 4pm*
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Saturday, October 3010:00—11:00 AMZoom

Halloween Storytime with Miss June & Miss Catherine (Online)

Halloween Storytime logoJoin us live online to celebrate Halloween from home with us in costume! Join us for some spooky, kid-friendly stories and silly rhymes, and get ready to do the monster bash in your finest Halloween wear! 

Saturday, October 3010:00 AM—4:00 PMBookstoreMain Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Crane Library Bookstore OPEN

Crane Library BookstoreShop for great deals on gently used books, audiobooks, CDS & DVDs for all ages at the Friends of the Library bookstore! 100% of the proceeds from this volunteer-run bookstore are used to support free events and services for all ages at the Library.…Learn More
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Sunday, October 31All DayExhibit Space (1st Floor)Main Library40 Washington Street, Quincy, MA, 02169

Exhibit Closing: Looking Closely: My Garden - Linde Eyster

Ant and ArilThis exhibit will run from October 2 to October 31.  In her local garden the size of a small classroom, retired biology teacher Linde Eyster photographically documented the diversity of arthropods that she found over a ten-year period. Because the insects, spiders, and centipedes rarely sat still, she had to hand hold the camera [no tripod] and patiently follow the animals as they moved around.…Learn More