Dungeons & Dragons

Online

Starting February 13 at 2pm, we are running the D&D campaign The Curse of Strahd! Requirements: (1) You need to have a computer or device that can get on a Zoom meeting, and some way to access your character sheet at the same time. (2) No experience is necessary, you don't even need to own dice (3) Anyone in 6th grade or older (including adults) is welcome. Everyone must be aware that you may be playing with someone much younger or older than you, and respect their creative input. Email katherine@scituatelibrary.org for a registration link or for more information. If 

Podcasting Q&A info session

Online

Photo by Jonathan Farber Have you thought about starting your own podcast? Check out our video to learn the basics of podcasting! Learn about the equipment you need, how to turn an idea into a show, how to host your show, and more. (Video will be posted here and to our YouTube channel on July 6th.) Then, at 3pm on the 21st, join reference librarian and resident podcaster Katherine for a virtual question and answer session. Bring whatever sort of podcasting and audio questions you have, and they'll do their best to answer them! Grades 6 and up. Click here 

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Genealogy Q&A session

Online

This year, the library subscribed to Ancestry Library Edition. This summer, Katherine is running a series of genealogy workshops to help you learn how to make the best of it and the library's other genealogy resources. Learn your family's tale, preserve it for the future, and share it with the world. The workshops will be released as videos to watch on demand on our YouTube channel, and there will be live virtual Q&A sessions on July 6, 20, and 27 at 6pm over Zoom. Scituate residents are encouraged to share what they find - we'll be scheduling oral history appointments 

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Tabletop Animal Tales

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Saturday afternoons are virtual game days at the library, and the reference librarian is bringing a series of animal role playing games, every weekend. These programs are designed for adults, but teens are welcome, and kids can play too as long as they're with an adult. Honey Heist - July 17   It's Honeycon 2K21. You're going to undertake the greatest heist the world has ever seen. Two things - (1) you have a complex plan that requires precise timing. (2) you are a literal bear. Take the role a criminal bear and use your stealth, strength, and wits to 

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Dungeons & Dragons

Online

The library has an ongoing D&D campaign - we are running The Curse of Strahd, once a month on the second Saturday at 2pm. Requirements: (1) You need to have a computer or device that can get on a Zoom meeting, and some way to access your character sheet at the same time. (2) No experience is necessary, you don't even need to own dice (3) Anyone in 6th grade or older (including adults) is welcome. Everyone must be aware that you may be playing with someone much younger or older than you, and respect their creative input. Email katherine@scituatelibrary.org 

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Q plus – Queer Book Club

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We have a new book group forming, to read queer fiction, history, and biography! When is this happening? We will be meeting on the final Thursday of every month, at 7pm. Our next meeting is on July 29, and we will be reading Ace: what asexuality reveals about desire, society, and the meaning of sex by Angela Chen. How do I get my book? The library borrows several copies of the book we're reading each month from other libraries around the state. You can go to the front desk and ask for the queer book club book or the adult 

Intro to Homeschooling in RI Virtual Event with ENRICH ri

Online

If you are a Rhode Islander considering homeschooling your child, this workshop provides the information you need to make decisions and get started. Topics that will be discussed include: Homeschooling in Rhode Island: State laws, district policies, and what to submit 101 Reasons Families Choose to Homeschool Curriculum Planning: Resources, Learning Styles, Homeschooling Methods, A Typical Homeschool Day The “S” word: Socialization Free and open to the public. Register here!

Horror Readaloud

Online

Visit our Youtube channel for a livestream where Katherine will read a horror story for Halloween.

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NaNoWriMo: Write Together, Mondays

Online

Every Monday between 5 and 7, you can head to bit.ly/SciWrite21 to join our Zoom meeting and write together. Come for the whole time, for a sprint at 6pm, or just stop to say hi. Feel free to leave your camera and mic off and lurk, or turn them on and say hi while you try to reach that word count.

Twisted Pretzel Making Class

Online

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make soft pretzels? Now you can! Join us in welcoming Chef Rob via Zoom on January 29th from 12pm - 2pm. Follow along and bake your own twisted creation - perfect for dipping into Chef Rob's very own Cider Dijon Dip recipe.  Limited to 20 patrons.   To register either contact the reference librarian at hannah@scituatelibrary.org, or call the library at (401) 647-5133. We will need your name and your email so we can send you the Zoom link and recipe ingredients.