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   Wednesday, January 28, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, January 29, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Budding Bookworms Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 4 & 5

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Weird Massachusetts with Jeff Belenger
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Jeff lectures on the paranormal and the unexplained and is the host of New England Legends on PBS.  Find out everything weird and wonderful about the state we call home.  Free and open to all.  Sponsored by the Friends.



   Friday, January 30, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Monday, February 02, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read or listen to The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends.  (Part of One Book, One Holliston.  Author visit by Skype on Feb 10 at 7 pm.)



7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
ONE BOOK, ONE HOLLISTON DISCUSSION
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read or listen to The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen. 



   Tuesday, February 03, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Come build with Legos provided by the library.  The creations will remain on display until the next Lego Club.



   Wednesday, February 04, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, February 05, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading Rascals Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 1 & 2

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



   Friday, February 06, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, February 10, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
VISIT FROM AUTHOR GABRIELLE ZEVIN BY SKYPE
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Part of One Book, One Holliston.  Gabrielle will take time out from her book tour to talk to us about how she came to write The Storied Life of A.J. Frikry.  Refreshments and program courtesy of the Friends. 



   Wednesday, February 11, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, February 12, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Wild Book Bunch Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 2 & 3

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



   Friday, February 13, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, February 24, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
PASTEL PAINTING IN THE STYLE OF VAN GOGH
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Learn the techniques of pastel painting to create a work based on Van Gogh's Starry Night.  No previous art experience is needed and all materials are provided.  You will go home with a completed work of art and knowledge of the basics  to explore this art form further.  THIS PROGRAM IS LIMITED TO 25 PARTICIPANTS AND REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED BEGINNING FEB 9.  Call 508-429-0617 or email lmcdonnell@minlib.net or stop in the library.  Funded by the Friends of the Library. 


   Wednesday, February 25, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, February 26, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Budding Bookworms Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 4 & 5

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Friday, February 27, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Monday, March 02, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Tuesday, March 03, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
GETTING INTO COLLEGE FROM A TO Z
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
College counselor Meg Mahoney has designed this Powerpoint  program for parents and students from the class of 2017 but others are welcome to attend and benefit.  She is donating her time.  Free



   Wednesday, March 04, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, March 05, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Come build with Legos provided by the library.  The creations will remain on display until the next Lego Club.



   Friday, March 06, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Wednesday, March 11, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, March 12, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Reading Rascals Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 1 & 2

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



   Friday, March 13, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Wednesday, March 18, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, March 19, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Wild Book Bunch Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 2 & 3

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



   Friday, March 20, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, March 24, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Come build with Legos provided by the library.  The creations will remain on display until the next Lego Club.



   Wednesday, March 25, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, March 26, 2015
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Budding Bookworms Book Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 4 & 5

Discuss the book chosen by the group while having a snack and then participate in an activity related to the book.
Please sign up at the Children's Desk 



7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Friday, March 27, 2015
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Monday, April 06, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Save Lives in WWII by Vicki Croke.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Thursday, April 23, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Monday, May 04, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Thursday, May 28, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Monday, June 01, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Orphan Master's Son by Adam Johnson.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Thursday, June 25, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Monday, July 06, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Thursday, July 30, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Monday, August 03, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History by Ben Mezrich.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Monday, August 31, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Wonder by R. J. Palacio.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends.   THIS IS THE SEPTEMBER MEETING.



   Monday, October 05, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Underground Girls of Kabul by Jenny Nordberg.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends. 



   Monday, November 02, 2015
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra.  Bring your ideas and questions or just listen.  Attend as many sessions as you like.  Books are free to borrow with a valid library card about one month before the meeting in print, audio and large type.  Coffee and water provided by the Friends.