Tues, March 11 from 6-8 pm
Learn about all the electronic resources the library has to offer at no cost--electronic books, downloadable audiobooks, electronic magazines, language learning software and more. Bring your device, if you have one, and your questions. We will help you use these wonderful services at home on your PC, tablet, reader or mobile device. Free and open to all.
AT HOME ON THE HARBOR: THE STORY OF THE BOSTON HARBOR ISLANDS
with Kevin Rogers on Tues, March 18 at 7 pm
The Boston Harbor Islands have a long, rich history from the Native Americans and fur traders to soldiers of various wars with hospital patients, hotel guests, shipwreck survivors and summer residents along the way. Find out how you can visit these beautiful gems in your own backyard including Spectacle Island and George's Island. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Free
ONE BOOK, ONE HOLLISTON
Our annual community reading program
Learn more about the book and the author.
An interview with the author.
FOR TEENS: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak: a young girl growing up in Nazi Germany is adopted into a poor family hiding a Jewish refugee.
Grades 1 & 2: Anne Frank's Chestnut Tree by Holliston resident Jane Kohuth
Grades 2 & 3: Hour of the Olympics by Mary Pope Osborne
Grades 4 & 5: When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr
FOREIGN FILM NIGHTS
at 7 pm
Thurs, Mar 27: The Watchtower (Turkish): A man haunted by a tragic accident takes a job as a fire warden in a remote forest as a young woman with a secret takes a similarly solitary job as a bus hostess.
Thurs, Apr 24: To Be Announced
Free and open to all
THE MORNING BOOK CLUB
Meets the 1st Monday of each month at 11 am
Mon, Apr 7: Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall
Mon, May 5: Sandcastle Girls by Chris Bohjalian
Mon, July 7: Round House by Louise Erdrich
Mon, Aug 4: Nothing Daunted by Dorothy Wickenden
Mon, Sept 8: Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
Mon, Oct 6: Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
Mon, Nov 3: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Membership in the book club is free and open to everyone. For more information, call the library at 508-429-0617 or email Mary at email@example.com. Bring a friend!
3-20-2014 Thursday-The Battle of Bretton Woods by B Steil
4-10-2014 Thursday pick your own book and share it with the group
5-15-2014 Thursday George, Nicholas & Wilhelm, 3 Royal Cousins & the Road to WWI by Miranda Carter
6-17-2014 Tuesday Book of Ages: Life & Opinions of Jane Franklin by Jill Lepore
7-17-2014 Thursday pick your own book and share it with the group
8-19-2014 Tuesday Lawrence in Arabia by Scott Anderson
9-18-2014 Thursday-Those Angry Days: Linbergh, FDR and Americas Fight over WWII by Lynne Olson
10-21-2014 Tuesday One Summer: America 1927 by Bill Bryson
11-20-2014 Thursday The Men who United the States by Simon Winchester