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   Friday, August 25, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Summer Reading Ice Cream Social
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
Bring your reading log and enjoy ice cream and prizes provided by the Friends of the Library. Everyone gets a small takeaway prize for participating. Drawings for bigger prizes based on age.


   Monday, August 28, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch The Zookeeper's Wife. Rated PG-13. 126 mins


   Wednesday, September 6, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FILM: BORN ON THE 4TH OF JULY
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0716
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Holliston VFW. 1989. Starring Tom Cruise. Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a young man who volunteered for the Vietnam War and returned paralyzed. He later became a new voice for those disenchanted with the war. Rated R. 85 minutes.


   Monday, September 11, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Ann Leary's The Children and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch La La Land. Rated PG-13. 128 mins


   Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read A City in Terror by Francis Russell. New members warmly welcomed.


   Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FILM: THE LONGEST DAY
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0716
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Holliston VFW. 1962. Starring John Wayne. Re-enacts the military operation of D-Day from four points of view. Rated G. 178 minutes.


   Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CANNING, FREEZING AND DEHYDRATING
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Blackstone Valley Veggie Gardens will show us how to maximize and preserve the harvest for year round enjoyment. This program is free, open to all and sponsored by the Friends. No registration needed.


   Wednesday, September 20, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FILM: SAVING PRIVATE RYAN
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0716
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Holliston VFW. 1999. Stars Tom Hanks. A captain must take his men behind enemy lines to find Private Ryan, whose three brothers have been killed in combat. Rated R. 169 minutes.


   Monday, September 25, 2017
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MEET THE AUTHOR: Erica Ferencik
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Erica's The River at Night and hear her speak about writing and researching this thriller set in Maine. Copies of the book will be available to borrow about one month in advance.


   Wednesday, September 27, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FILM: FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0716
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Holliston VFW. the story of the soldiers who raised the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima. Directed by Clint Eastwood. Rated R. 132 minutes.


   Thursday, September 28, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
AROMATHERAPY with Kerri Miller
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Aromatherapy is the practice of using the natural oils extracted from plants to enhance psychological and physical well-being. Participants will create three sprays to take home. Sponsored by the Friends. THERE IS A $5 CHARGE FOR MATERIALS DUE AT THE PROGRAM. LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS. PLEASE REGISTER BEGINNING SEPT 14. Call 508-429-0617 or email Lmcdonnell@minlib.net.


   Monday, October 9, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Yaa Gyasi's Homegoing and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Tuesday, October 10, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Monday, October 16, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch The Space Between Us. Rated PG-13. 121 mins


   Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FEASTING ON SOUPS with Liz Barbour
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Learn how to make one soup into two by adding a few ingredients to a basic recipe. Demonstration, recipes and tasting are free but please register beginning Sept 29. The group is limited to 35 participants. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


   Thursday, October 19, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read His Final Battle by Joseph Lelyveld. New members warmly welcomed.


   Saturday, November 4, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
IN CONCERT: HUNGRYTOWN
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson are folk duo, Hungrytown, from Vermont. Listen. Concert takes place on the main floor of the library. Refreshments for sale by the Friends of the Library. Free. Sponsored by the Friends.


   Monday, November 6, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Ivan Doig's Whistling Season and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Monday, November 13, 2017
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Watch The Founder starring Michael Keaton. Rated PG-13. 115 mins


   Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The General vs. The President by H. W. Brands. New members warmly welcomed.


   Monday, December 4, 2017
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Anne Enright's Green Road and discuss. New members warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Tuesday, December 12, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, December 19, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Choose a book and share it with the group. New members warmly welcomed.


   Tuesday, January 9, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, February 13, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Monday, February 26, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
MEET THE AUTHOR: Catherine Marenghi
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Glad Farm. Catherine Marenghi will speak to us about her memoir of growing up in Milford in the 1960's via phone. Glad Farm is the 2018 selection for One Book, One Holliston.


   Tuesday, March 13, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, April 10, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, May 8, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, June 12, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, July 10, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


   Tuesday, August 14, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
KNITTING CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.