ONE BOOK, ONE HOLLISTON
Our annual community reading program
The 2015 selection is Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin. The teen selection is Elsewhere also by Zevin.
Book discussion on Mon, March 2 at 11 am*.
(Rescheduled due to weather.)
Listen to an interview with the author. Discussion questions for readers and book groups.
FAIRY LEGENDS OF IRELAND
with Diane Edgecomb for all ages on Tues, March 17 at 6:30 pm
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with renowned storyteller Diane Edgecomb as she entrances us with tales of the Fae.
This program is for all ages. Come yourself or bring a child or grandchild.
GETTING INTO COLLEGE FROM A TO Z with Meg Mahoney
Tuesday, March 3 from 7-8:30 pm
This Powerpoint program is designed for parents and students from the class of 2017 but anyone can attend and benefit. Meg is a college counselor living in Holliston. Everyone welcome and free.
FOREIGN FILM NIGHTS
at 7 pm
Thurs, Feb 26: TEDDY BEAR: (Danish & Thai with English subtitles): Dennis, a painfully shy 38- year-old body builder, would like to find true love. When his uncle marries a woman from Thailand, he decides to visit the country, too. There may be hope if only he can stand up to his mother.
Free and open to all We provide beverages Feel free to bring a snack
Not able to make the screening? Look for these titles in our DVD collection.
Upcoming dates: Lucky (South African): Thurs, Mar 26 at 7 pm
THE MORNING BOOK CLUB
Meets the 1st Monday of each month at 11 am
Mar 2: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin and The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
Apr 6: Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in WWII by Vicki Croke
May 4: Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini
June 1: The Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnson
July 6: The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro
Aug 3: Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in
History by Ben Mezrich
Sept 14: Wonder by R. J. Palacio
Oct 5: The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan by Jenny Nordberg
Nov 2: Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Bring a friend!
Thursday, March 12: As if in an Enemy’s Country by Richard Archer
Tuesday, April 7: Pick your own book
Thursday, May 14: A Spy Among Friends, Kim Philby by Ben MacIntyer
Tuesday, Jun 16: Operation Solo, the FBI’s Man in the Kremlin by John Barron
Thursday, July 16: Eiffel’s Tower by Jill Jonnes
Tuesday, August 11: Pick your own book
Thursday, September 10: The Forgotten Man by Amity Shlaes
Tuesday, October 6: The Churchill Factor by Boris Johnson
Thursday, November 5: Sargent Stubby by Ann Bausum
Thursday, December 3: Pick your own book