May 142013
This entry is part 6 of 26 in the series Check It Out

Borrow It!

You can now borrow more from GPL: Five computer games at a time, instead of two. Six audiobooks, up from five. And current issues of magazines, in addition to back issues, for a total of ten. Drop by and check them out!

YA Happenings

Magic the Gathering Club,* Thurs, May 23, 3-5 pm. Come play Magic the Gathering in a fun, relaxed way with your friends. Grades 6 and up. Prizes and refreshments.

Monotype Workshop with Pam Lawson,** Sat, May 25, 10:15 am – 2 pm. Learn this simple printmaking technique with a widely exhibited printmaker. All materials will be supplied. Please come in old clothes, bring a smock or apron, and perhaps a large folder to take home a few prints. Age 13 and up. Please register.

For Children

Lego Club, Tues, May 21, 4-5 pm. Ages 6-12. We supply the Legos, you supply the imagination! Online registration begins one week before program.

Special Tales & Tunes w/ Groton’s Wendy Frank!** Wed., May 22, 10:30-11:15. For babies, toddlers, & preschoolers! Sign up online.

Coming up . . .

Watch for Summer Reading Programs for children, tweens, and young adults (Grades 6-12). Always free and open to all.

* Made possible by the GPL Endowment Fund.

** Sponsored by the Town of Groton”s Trust Funds” Lecture Fund.

For more information on events, the art gallery, and museum passes, visit

Museum Pass Spotlight

Fruitlands Museum, Harvard, MA

Immerse yourself in the traditions, history and landscapes of New England at the site of Bronson Alcott’s transcendentalist commune. After visiting the Shaker buildings, and the Native American and Fine Arts Galleries you can stroll the grounds which include wonderful walking trails.  Book this pass at or call 978-448-1167.

GPL Hours:

Tues, Wed, Thurs 10-9;

Fri 10-5; Sat 10-3;

Closed Mon.


Main: 448-1167

Info: 448-8000

Children”s: 448-1168



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