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The Swansea Free Public Library

Alien Balloon Twisting with Ed the Wizard: Please Register

Join Ed the Wizard for a morning of fun as he teaches everyone how to create aliens with the art of balloon twisting. Learn the art of balloon twisting as you create your own space alien. 

This workshop is best for grades 1 and up, (ages 7 and up).  Although Ed will provide hands on help as needed, children must have the basic manual dexterity and be able to hold, pinch, and twist a 2 inch diameter balloon; of course, parents are always welcomed to join in, make their own, and help!  All materials are included. 

Audubon at the Library

Educators from Mass Audubon will present weekly programs for Super Nature Fun! These programs are recommended for ages, 5 - 12. No registration is required.

  • Flower to Seed
  • Frog Chorus
  • Tree Science
  • Insects and Arthropods
  • Solar System
  • Owls

Become a Dementia Friend

Dementia Friends gives people an understanding of dementia and the small things you can do that make a difference. You will become a Dementia Friend by attending this one-hour information session to learn five key messages about living with dementia, and the simple things you can do to make a difference in your community. This free information session is a discussion led by a volunteer Dementia Friends Champion. You’ll learn what dementia is, what it’s like to live with it, and some tips for communicating with people who have dementia. No medical background is needed

Annual Plant Sale

Join the Friends of the Swansea Free Public Library and 
The Swansea Garden Club 
for the annual Plant Sale and Raffle!
Front Lawn of the Library - Rain or shine
Perennials, annuals, herbs, shrubs and  Local Organic Compost for sale

Donations of plants will be accepted at the Library beginning Monday May 20th

Bird Walk

Join Mary Martha Murphy for a bird walk.  The walk is free and open to the public.  Please wear appropriate clothing and bring binoculars if you have them.

Coloring for Kids

Calling all children who love to color (and adults too).  Join us for family coloring at the library.  Choose from our collection of crayons and colored pencils and coloring books and pages.  Drop in during Vacation Week and enjoy art in the afternoon.


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