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ANNUAL LETTERS TO SANTA

Saturday, December 1st

 

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Thanks to all who came and helped welcome the holiday season!

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“HOLIDAY SHOP” AT THE LIBRARY

Holiday gift items are on sale now–commemorative mugs, plates, notecards, poetry collections, tote bags, and cookbooks. 

Please stop by and browse!

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 ~ NEW ACQUISITIONS~

    

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

Adult Fiction

Adult Nonfiction

DVD’s

Audiobooks

Young Adult Fiction/Non Fiction

Children’s Books

ALL TITLES ADDED DURING THE LAST WEEK (OR TWO)

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 YOUNG ADULT BOOK GROUP

The next title is TBA

The next meeting will be December 22nd (Saturday) at 10:00 am.

Copies of the book will be available at the library Circulation Desk.

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BOOK GROUP

Meetings are (usually) held on the last Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm

Please note:  There will be no December meeting.

The January selection is Go Went Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck

 The next meeting will be Tuesday, January 22nd (7:00 pm)

in the Reading Room.

Copies of the book will be available at the library.

All are welcome.

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CHILDREN’S STORY HOUR

*** Beginning Tuesday, October 2nd at 10:15 am ***

“Books and Blankies” (ages 3 and under)

Stories and Songs with Community Connections (formerly CFCE)

Stories and Crafts (ages 4 and 5) in the Craft Room

with Rosemary Mackenzie

Please call to register 508-867-0208

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Use a library pass for discounted admission and

VISIT THE BOSTON

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS

The Art of Influence
Propaganda Postcards from the Era of World Wars

July 28, 2018January 21, 2019
Herb Ritts Gallery (Gallery 169) and Clementine Brown Gallery (Gallery 170)

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

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     THE LIBRARY TELESCOPE

IS AVAILABLE FOR CHECK-OUT!

Through the generosity of Country Bank, the library has purchased a telescope through the Aldrich Adopt-a-Library Telescope program.

The telescope is be available for borrowing.

Stop by and check it out (figuratively and/or literally)!

Click here for more information on the Adopt-a-Telescope program.

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BORROW A UKULELE!

Jump on the ukulele bandwagon!  The library has instruments available for borrowing complete with tuner and instruction booklet.  Stop by and see if your favorite color is here (red, purple, orange, green, or blue).

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LIBRARY SYSTEM

NEWS UPDATE

“The big changeover happened on June 30/July 1.”

On June 30, access to Axis 360, BiblioBoard and Ebook Central ended.  This included all holds, checked out books, etc.  
On July 1, access to OverDrive began for libraries that have chosen to continue with Commonwealth eBook Collections or to those who already have access to OverDrive via their automated resource sharing network (e.g. CLAMS).
Click the link below for more information.

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 FOSTER CARE

INFORMATION SESSIONS

Learn what it takes to become a foster parent for a child in need of a supportive and healing environment.

Haston Library–Last Thursday of each month (1:30–3:00 pm)

Click here for more information.

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      YOU’RE INVITED TO JOIN THE

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY

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The Friends group was formed in 1991 to support the work of the library.

Dues are just $10 per year and the group meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month.

The next meeting will be Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the Reading Room. 

Click here for more information.

Feel free to drop by and check us out!

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 TEEN AND ADULT COLORING

adult coloring

Mondays at 5:30 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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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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KNITTING AND CROCHET 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

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 SEARCHING FOR A JOB?

job hunting

Click here to link to MA Public Library information sources.

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