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Friends of the Bacon Free Library Kitchen Tour

South Natick Kitchen Tour

Sunday June 14th, 2015
12pm to 4pm

Select Number of Tickets

Print your receipt and bring it to Bacon Free Library
58 Eliot St
Natick MA
between 11:30 and 3:00 the day of the tour and trade it for an admission ticket and directions to the kitchens.


donate here

Make a donation for the BFL Board of Trustees Annual Fund:  


Reserve Museum Passes

Museum of Science

Boston Children’s Museum

 One coupon available each day.
Call 508.653.6730 to reserve. 

Funded by the
Friends of Bacon Free Library.


Calling all Illustrators!

The Bacon Free Library Board of Trustees is planning a Fall fundraising auction of signed children's book illustrators work. If you or someone you know has illustrated a published children's book, please contact us at bfl@minlib.net to participate. We want to showcase local and national talent. We strongly believe that children's book  illustrators create beautiful artwork!

Click HERE for more info


Art Exhibit

Artist on Display: 

Carol Keefe

Carol's paintings will be on display at Bacon Free Library through the end of April.

Click here to learn more about Carol and her work.


Charles River Community Groups

Check out Charles River Community Groups, a group of non-profits along Rte. 16 that includes the BFL, the Natick Historical Society, the Natick Organic Farm, Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary (Mass Audubon), Mass. Horticultural Society, and the Eliot Church. Our goal is to collaborate and share resources and programming for the betterment of the community. 



Celebrate National Library Week at the BFL

April 12–17

Drop by the library to browse our materials, learn about upcoming programs, and take a free book from our Book Sale Cabinet!


Guest Speaker

Fast Math Techniques Using Vedic Math

with Swati Dave

Tuesday, April 21st at 5:30 pm

Kids, parents, teachers, and those who do not like math are invited to attend this workshop, which will cover an ancient math system used for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. We’ll learn some tricks and have some fun!



Storyteller & puppeteer Roy Drew

Wednesday, April 22nd at 2:00 pm

Join us for an interactive puppet show featuring music, stories, and audience participation!


Cocoa & Cookies

Cocoa & Cookies

Thursday, April 23rd from 2:00 to 4:00 pm

Drop by the library to enjoy some cocoa, treats, and a good book (or two)!


Art for All

Art for All: Printmaking with Frances Killam

Friday, April 24th

1st session at 2:00 pm; 2nd session at 3:00 pm

Please call us to register for one of these 45-minute sessions.

Open to all ages. All materials supplied free.


Holiday Hours

We will be closed Saturday, April 18th and
Monday, April 20th


Minuteman Library

Story time

 Story Hours

Tuesdays at 12:30 and 3:30 
Wednesdays 10:00 am

Listeners of all ages are always welcome. No registration required!


Sign Language

Sign Language Conversation Club

Saturday, April 25th at 9:15 am

Join our new BFL staff member Danielle, who is fluent in American Sign Language, to practice your sign language skills. All are welcome. Some level of skill needed to participate in the conversation.


Drop in French Conversation Group

Vous parlez français? Venez nous rejoindre pour pratiquer votre français.
Prochaines rencontres:
Samedi 4 Avril de 9h15 à 10h15
Mardi 21 Avril de 17h30 à 18h30

Book Club

Tuesday, April 28th at 7:00 pm

And the Dark Sacred Night by Julia Glass

Click here to learn more about Book Club!


Walking Club

The BFL walking club!

Thursdays 9-10 am
Meet at the library
Walk at your own pace, see beautiful Natick, get fit and make friends
(contact the library to get on the Walking Club email list)


Read to a Dog

Read to a Dog

Saturday, April 25th, 10:30 to noon

Kids in kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to sign up for 15 minute turns to read aloud to a therapy dog! Please call (508) 653-6730 to register.


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