AUBURN, Mass. – Looking for fun activities to keep your children occupied this New Year? The Auburn Public Library, 369 Southbridge St. is offering the following events in January:
Teen Trivia Night: On Jan. 11 at 5 p.m., teens can test their knowledge of movies, books, music and more. Registration is required for the event open to ages 10-18.
PJ Night: On Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m., all ages are welcome to a pajama night. Wear your pajamas and hear some great bedtime stories. Registration is required.
Teen Drop-In: On Jan. 16 at 2:30 p.m., teens can drop-in and learn something new, use the library’s laptops or play some games (electronic or other). The event is for students in grade 6-12. There also will be teen drop-in events Jan. 23 and 30.
Book Bites Book Club: On Jan. 16 at 5 p.m., kids are invited to a book club for Peter and the Starcatchers. Registration is required for the event, which is open to ages 9-12.
Teen Murder Mystery Night: On Jan. 25 at 5:30 p.m., ages 10-18 can take part in a murder mystery event. “Do you fancy yourself a Sherlock Holmes - we shall see,” reads a library press release. Registration is required.
Afternoon Movie: On Jan. 31 at 4 p.m., kids are invited to a movie that is to be announced. Registration is required.
In addition to youth activities, the C.S. Lewis Society of Central Massachusetts will be hosting a special event at the library at 9 a.m. Jan. 26. The meeting is titled, “An Open Dialogue: The C.S. Lewis Society of Central Massachusetts, Where Do We Go from Here?” There will be Dunkin Donuts coffee and snacks. The society discusses C.S. Lewis, author of the Chronicles of Narnia, and it explores intersections between Christianity and science, art and culture.