THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED TODAY,

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Monday, February 8th, because of snow

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SOMETHING NEW!

TEEN AND ADULT COLORING

adult coloring

Mondays at 6:00 pm in the Reading Room

Drop by and de-stress or just enjoy.

Pages and colored pencils provided or feel free to bring your own.

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CHILDREN’S PAJAMA DRIVE

pajamas

Libraries across Massachusetts are partnering with the Boston Bruins and Cradles to Crayons to collect new pajamas from February 1st through March 15th.

Please bring your donations to the library at any time during library hours.

and…

PJ STORY TIME

pj story time

Wednesday, February 10th (6:00 pm) with local author Renee Gregoire

who will read her new book, Yucky or Lucky: a Tale of Friendship

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NEW E-BOOK LINKS

axis 360 biblioboard library

Direct access to Commonwealth eBook collections is now available.

See the Quick Links menu at the right of this Home Page to access Axis 360 and BiblioBoard Library collections.

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BOOK GROUP

The February selection is The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson

orphan master's son 

The Book Group will meet Tuesday, February 23rd at 7:00 pm in the Reading Room

All are welcome and books are available at the library.

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GALLERY 161

LIBRARY LOWER LEVEL

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  Works by

Ron Trzcinski and Michele LoftusTrzcinski 

members of the Massasoit Art Guild

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FEBRUARY VACATION CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES

BOARD GAMES

February 16th (2:00–4:00) Simple crafts

February 18 (2:00–4:00) “Games Day”–Come enjoy Candyland, Checkers, Chutes and Ladders and more.

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NORTH BROOKFIELD

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

LIBRARY RENOVATION PROJECT

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LIBRARY RESTORATION

The North Brookfield PTO is raising funds to restore the Elementary School Library which has been closed in recent years due to budget cuts.  Monetary donations and donations of teacher-requested books would be most appreciated.

Checks may be sent to the NBPTO Library Restoration Fund c/o NB Savings Bank, 35 Summer St, North Brookfield, MA 01535.

Click below for a list of requested books and for more information.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/3TSZ715MYJAH3?ref%5F=cm%5Fsw%5Fem%5Fr%5Fwsg%5FMbgCwb1JH2TJY%5Fwb&pldnSite=1

Anyone who prefers not to register at the site to pledge a book  can just email contactnbpto@gmail.com with the name of the book they want to donate.  Gently used books are more than welcome.   Books may be dropped off at at the Haston Library or at North Brookfield Elementary School, 10 New School Drive, North Brookfield MA 01535

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CHECK OUT THE DISPLAY CASE!

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Elisabeth Hyder of Brookfield PaperWorks has created an intriguing display of her paper art.

We invite you to take a look at (both sides of) the display case in the library entryway.

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~ NEW ACQUISITIONS~

the japanese lover the crossing the magic strings

fermented little house lilving spqr

 

Click below for lists of recent additions to the library’s collection.

Adult Fiction

Adult Nonfiction

DVD’s

Young Adult Fiction

Children’s Books

CLICK HERE FOR ALL TITLES ADDED DURING THE LAST WEEK (OR TWO)

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 Use a library pass for discounted admission and

VISIT THE MFA

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

MFA NUBIAN EXHIBIT

 “Gold and the Gods:  Jewels of Ancient Nubia”

(July 19, 2015 ~ May 14, 2017)

A library pass covers admission of up to 2 adults at $10 per person, a savings of $15 per person.

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KNITTING GROUP

For all skill levels.  Join us at the library.

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No need to register.  Just drop in.

Mondays  1:30 ~ 2:30 pm

Saturdays ~ 9:00 am

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KILL A WATT

TAKE CONTROL OF YOUR ENERGY USE

monitor

Available for loan from the library, this device will help you monitor your energy use.

Sponsored by Eversource, National Grid and Mass Save

Click here for more information

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 SEARCHING FOR A JOB?

job hunting

Click here to link to MA Public Library information sources.

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*** NEW–LINK TO NORTH BROOKFIELD LOCAL PUBLIC ACCESS (LPAC) PROGRAMMING

Click below to view North Brookfield’s Selectmen’s and School Committee meetings and other programs of interest. 

http://nbtv.pegcentral.com

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