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Events Calendar


Main Library Hours
We're closed Monday February 19 due to Presidents' Day
Mon, Feb 19 Closed
(Presidents' Day)
Tue, Feb 20 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 Closed

Endicott Branch Hours
We're closed Monday February 19 due to Presidents' Day
Mon, Feb 19 Closed
(Presidents' Day)
Tue, Feb 20 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 12:00PM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 Closed
Sun, Feb 25 9:00AM to 2:00PM

Upcoming Events
Thu, Feb 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Join Friend of the Library, Dick Pierce, for 30... more
Join Friend of the Library, Dick Pierce, for 30 minutes of your favorite family-friendly songs.

Thu, Feb 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom
"The Globemakers" takes us through how to build a... more
"The Globemakers" takes us through how to build a globe, and includes fascinating vignettes on history, art history, astronomy and physics, as well as day-to-day craftsmanship.
Register

Thu, Feb 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Children's Room
Winter is beautiful, but it can be rough on your skin!
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 22, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Teen Space
THIS SESSION IS FULL.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Feb 22, 7:15pm - 7:45pm
Endicott Branch
Drop in at the library to observe the night sky... more
Drop in at the library to observe the night sky through a telescope.

Fri, Feb 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library
Hands on play is the best kind of play!

Fri, Feb 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Main Library - Children's Room
Whoooooo loves owls? We do!

Sat, Feb 24, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library
Discover a new way of learning the world’s... more
Discover a new way of learning the world’s greatest board game. No Stress Chess is a chess teacher unlike any other.

Mon, Feb 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 9:30 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Mon, Feb 26, 11:00am - 11:30am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 11:00 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Mon, Feb 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Endicott Branch - Study/Gaming Area
The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) works with the teen... more
The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) works with the teen librarian to help the library select books and plan programs. It also counts as volunteer hours!

Tue, Feb 27, 9:30am - 10:00am
Main Library
You’re never too young for the library!

Tue, Feb 27, 10:15am - 10:45am
Main Library
You’re never too young for the library!

Tue, Feb 27, 11:00am - 11:45am
Main Library - Children's Room
Art is revolutionary!

Tue, Feb 27, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Main Library - Children's Room
Time to play, build, and tinker!

Tue, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Piano Space
Dr. Peter Megdal, PhD in Biomedical Engineering &... more
Dr. Peter Megdal, PhD in Biomedical Engineering & Biotechnology from UMass Lowell, and Dedham resident, presents on his journey of recovery from heart disease to setting a world record in cycling.

Tue, Feb 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Come join author Laurie R. King on the anniversary... more
Come join author Laurie R. King on the anniversary of her bestselling novel!
Register

Wed, Feb 28, 10:30am - 11:15am
Endicott Branch
Join Miss Lisa and friends as we sing, dance,... more
Join Miss Lisa and friends as we sing, dance, shake, and move, adding in a story or two!

Wed, Feb 28, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Virtual Author Talk
Kim Scott, New York Times bestselling author of... more
Kim Scott, New York Times bestselling author of Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity, will explain the Radical Candor feedback framework and how you can practice it today.
Register

Wed, Feb 28, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Main Library - Teen Space
Every Wednesday in February!

Wed, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Main Library - Piano Space
Join us for a night of music and stories from... more
Join us for a night of music and stories from Britain and Ireland as performed by musician Jeff Snow.

Thu, Feb 29, 3:30pm - 4:15pm
Main Library
Let’s celebrate our leap year with the leapiest... more
Let’s celebrate our leap year with the leapiest friends we know: frogs!

Thu, Feb 29, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Teen Space
THIS SESSION IS FULL.
This event is full

Thu, Feb 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom
Within a short span of time, Margie Patlak lost her... more
Within a short span of time, Margie Patlak lost her mother, sole sibling, and father.
Register

Thu, Feb 29, 7:15pm - 7:45pm
Endicott Branch
Drop in at the library to observe the night sky... more
Drop in at the library to observe the night sky through a telescope.

Sat, Mar 02, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Main Library
Come to the Friends of the Library Book Sale and... more
Come to the Friends of the Library Book Sale and find the very best titles to transport, educate or thrill you! We also have a wonderful assortment of children's and young adult books.

Mon, Mar 04, 9:30am - 10:00am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 9:30 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Mon, Mar 04, 11:00am - 11:30am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 11:00 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Endicott Branch
Come join us for a discussion on both fiction and... more
Come join us for a discussion on both fiction and nonfiction books.

Wed, Mar 06, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Endicott Branch - Newspaper Table
Meeting details, including agenda and location,... more
Meeting details, including agenda and location, will be posted at least 48 hours in advance.

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Teen Space
THIS SESSION IS FULL.
This event is full

Thu, Mar 07, 7:15pm - 7:45pm
Endicott Branch
Drop in at the library to observe the night sky... more
Drop in at the library to observe the night sky through a telescope.

Fri, Mar 08, 9:30am - 10:30am
Main Library - Children's Room
Join us for a caregiver and baby social hour!

Mon, Mar 11, 9:30am - 10:00am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 9:30 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Mon, Mar 11, 11:00am - 11:30am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 11:00 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Mon, Mar 11, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Endicott Branch
Come join us as we discuss a variety of book titles.

Wed, Mar 13, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Main Library
The Friends of the Library’s monthly board... more
The Friends of the Library’s monthly board meeting. Everyone is welcome!

Thu, Mar 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Main Library - Piano Space
The Memory Café at Dedham Public Library is a... more
The Memory Café at Dedham Public Library is a welcoming, interactive place for individuals and families living with memory changes.

Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Endicott Branch - Children's Area
Learn how to make your own fermented vegetables!

Thu, Mar 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Teen Space
THIS SESSION IS FULL.
This event is full

Fri, Mar 15, 9:00am - 10:15am
Main Library
The library will have a delayed opening due to a... more
The library will have a delayed opening due to a staff meeting.

Mon, Mar 18, 9:30am - 10:00am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 9:30 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Mon, Mar 18, 11:00am - 11:30am
Endicott Branch
Join us every Monday for live music and singing... more
Join us every Monday for live music and singing with Jonah, one of our children’s librarians. This registration is for the 11:00 program, please only register for one music program per day.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Endicott Branch
Come join us at the Endicott Branch for a... more
Come join us at the Endicott Branch for a discussion on our monthly book selection.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Main Library
The Art Thief by Michael Finkel and The Many Lives... more
The Art Thief by Michael Finkel and The Many Lives of Mama Love by Laura Love Hardin

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Main Library - Teen Space
THIS SESSION IS FULL.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Main Library
Discover a new way of learning the world’s... more
Discover a new way of learning the world’s greatest board game. No Stress Chess is a chess teacher unlike any other.