Lots of things are always going on at the Library!


Stitching @ Whelden ~ Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday!

An informal drop-in gathering of anyone who likes to "stitch."  Bring your knitting, crochet, needlepoint, cross-stitch, quilting, or what have you, and we'll enjoy working together. Lead by our own Barbara, on the 2nd and 4th  Wednesday of each month from 2-4 pm.

Whelden Colors ~ 1st Wednesday of each month!

Starting Wednesday, June 1st Whelden will held it's first "Whelden Colors" Adult Coloring Group from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Come experience the latest trend in relaxation: Adult coloring! Studies show that coloring can have a calming effect on the mind.  Coloring helps us de-stress because when we focus on a particular activity, we focus on it and not on our worries.  Please join us for some relaxation, socializing, and light refreshments.  Coloring pages, crayons, markers and pencils will be provided.  Feel free to bring your own; all levels of coloring are encouraged!  ADULTS ONLY, PLEASE.

Whelden in Bloom ~ Sunday, June 5th 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Join friends and neighbors for refreshments.  Plants, floral arrangements and other select items donated by The Dig and Delve Garden Club and the Friends of the Whelden Memorial Library will be for sale to benefit the library.  

Author Event ~ Wednesday, June 8th 11:00-11:45

Please join us Wednesday, June 8th at 11:00 a.m.-11:45 when author Neal Sanders will deliver a wonderful presentation called Gardening is Murder!  A Laugh-out-Loud presentation on gardening.  'Gardening is Murder' has been presented to more than 200 organizations since 2013.  It is filled with humor and insight.  Good horitcultural advice is dispensed, bad advice is debunked.  Reservations required 508-362-2262.  

Author Event ~ Saturday, June 18th 12:00 - 1:00

Meet Leroy Anderson the author of Joie de Vivre, A Love Story.  It’s a chronicle of the Anderson family Post Bellum (Civil War).   From Scandinavia to America, Joie de Vivre  follows three generations over a span of 150 years.  This is also a love story about Leroy and his wife Claire and their wonderful journey together over the past 60 years.  The Andersons reside on Cape Cod, sing in community choruses, and continue to be strong supporters of the arts.