Start off with Storytime at 11:30AM. We’ll read the Very Hungry Caterpillar and make our own caterpillars to take home. We’ll be bilingual throughout (English and Cantonese). Thanks to Volunteer Staff Laura Jean and Celia for teaming up for this event. Then, from 12PM-1PM, join educators from Opera Boston for an hour of special storytelling […]
Tonight’s storytime is all about moose. Join readers Sharon Tomasulo and Annie Wu at 6PM for Moose Tracks by Karma Wilson and If You Give a Moose a Muffin by Laura Numeroff. We’ll make our own antlers to wear. Bilingual reading (Cantonese). The Library is open Thursday nights until 8PM. When you visit the Storefront […]
“In the absence of informal public life, living becomes more expensive. Where the means and facilities for relaxation and leisure are not publicly shared, they become the objects of private ownership and consumption.” – Ray Oldenburg As we enter the home stretch for the Storefront Library at 640 Washington St, Boston Street Lab is running […]
Join us in the Storefront Library today for two language learning events: 1PM—English Language Conversation Practice. Join a guided conversation to practice your English skills. All levels—drop in anytime from 1-2PM. 5PM—Workshop on ESOL Courses & Scholarships at The American Chinese Christian Educational and Social Services. Come learn about Intensive courses for improving pronunciation and […]
Here’s an interesting prediction about the future of libraries just posted by a blogger who works in electronic resource management in New Jersey. Eric Hellman thinks the advent of ebooks and high operations costs will lead to fewer libraries but more locations in places like shopping centers and storefronts: While the shift to digital media […]
The Storefront Library is closed for the holidays and will re-open January 3, 2010. 图书馆在假期会关闭直到２０１０，１月３号． Many of our volunteer staff are traveling home for the holidays right now. Have a safe and happy holiday break. See you in 2010!
Join us today at 5PM for a free workshop hosted by The Chinatown Human Development Studio: “Childcare with the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center.” Learn about BCNC’s Child Care programs, including family child care homes, the Acorn Center for Early Education and Care, and the Red Oak After School program. The workshop will help you answer: […]