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October 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Whiton Room
This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email email@example.com for more information.
October 21, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
October 21, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
If you think the idea of a plant-based diet sounds good, but you don't know how to get started, this workshop is for you! Registered dietitian, Kathy Jordan, will provide helpful advice, answer questions, and share the scientific evidence behind the significant health benefits of including more plant foods into your daily diet. This program requires registration. Please register online or by calling 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.
October 21, 2019, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whiton Room
October 21, 2019, 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
October 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM @ Whiton Room
October 21, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Activity Room
Children and their caregivers will listen to engaging books, hear some music, sing songs and make a fun craft, all while making new friends in a welcoming setting. This energetic drop-in storytime builds language and literacy skills.
October 21, 2019, 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM @ Activity Room
Stories & Snacks is a drop in program for school age children and their families. Participants will listen to stories while enjoying an afterschool snack (provided by the library) and then make a fun craft to take home.
October 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Activity Room
Calling all animal lovers! All teens invited to talk to Kimberly Cummings, a marine animal trainer, and Melissa Joblon, a veterinarian. Both work at the New England Aquarium. They will discuss their work and take questions from anyone interested in the field! No registration necessary.
Kimberly Cummings has worked in the animal training field for over 15 years. In her presentation she will share a little about her background, the reasons for animal training, the methods of training, and a day in the life of a trainer, as well as other related careers. She will also share how teens can get involved and how to start on an animal training career!
Melissa Joblon currently works as an associate veterinarian at the Aquarium and works with a wide range of species including invertebrates, fish, sharks, rays, penguins, seals, sea lions, and turtles. She is extremely interested in conservation research and investigating human effects on wild animal mammal health.