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Children's Programs at the Library

Itty Bitty Bay Adventures

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is using our Moby Backpacks to make some special events for children in our community.  Call them to sign up.  

Story Time at the Farmers Market

Children's Department Events


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Mattapoisett Free Public Library
ChessChess Instruction 

Individual appointments available on Wednesdays from 5 to 7 pm and Sundays (September thru May) from 1 to 3 pm at the library
FREE--for all ages and abilities! 

30 minutes of FREE individualized instruction
with chess instructor, Jim Kegle 

Beginners -- learn to play
More experienced players -- practice your skills
& learn some new strategies!
Set goals & come each week to practice! 

Please call or stop by the library to schedule your lesson.
(Limited to one half hour time slot per person, up to two students per appointment)

Breton is on vacation for the summer.  Check back in the Fall to see his schedule.
Read With Breton!

Sign up for a 15-minute session
Tuesdays between 3 and 4 pm

Mattapoisett Library's therapy dog, Breton, and his owner, Lenore Everett will be at the library  again in the Fall for individual reading & visiting appointments -- great for all ages & reading abilities!  

Why Read to Breton?  Click here for more information.
Storytime at the LibraryCheck our Story Time Webpage for Information on Upcoming Times and Dates.