Support the Library - At No Additional Cost to You!
DONATE USED BOOKS
at our drop-off box on Woodland Street
Open 24 hours per day at Holliston Oil Company across from the Holliston schools.
GIVING A GIFT TO THE LIBRARY
A gift to the library benefits the whole community. Find out more.
ART BLOOMS IN HOLLISTON 2015
24 local artists + 24 local floral designers= 1 great show of art & flowers
Presented by the Holliston Garden Club at the library. Opening reception is Thurs, Apr 9 from 6-8 pm with refreshments. Art and floral designs will be displayed at the reception and on April 10 and 11 during regular library hours. Free and open to all.
COMMON THREADS: THE POETRY OF OUR LIVES
discussion on Thurs, April 30 at 7 pm
A reading/discussion for people who love poetry. Read the poems (available to borrow with a valid card from the library or downloaded from www.masspoetry.org/commonthreads) and attend the discussion. Led by Chryso Lawless. Bring your thoughts and ideas or simply listen. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Free and open to all. Bring a friend!
WHAT DO I READ NEXT?
Have you read Gone Girl and the Girl on the Train?
Check out this list of twisting, turning reads to keep you guessing until the last page
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Thurs, April 23 at 7 pm
Thurs, Apr 23 at 7 pm: Shun Li and the Poet: In Italian and Mandaran with English subtitles: Shun Li works to pay off the broker who has brought her to Italy from China and longs to be reunited with her young son. When she meets an older fisherman, a friendship grows transcending their different cultures.We provide beverages. Feel free to bring a snack or popcorn. Sponsored by the Friends. Everyone welcome
THINK SPRING! SOUTHWICK ZOO OPENS IN APRIL
We have discount tickets for $14 each at the children's desk on the lower level
That's $10 off adult admission and $4 off child admission. All sales are final. Tickets do not expire and can be used on any day. We accept cash and checks made out to the Friends of the Holliston Library. Mail order is available with a check and self-addressed envelope. The Zoo will open sometime in April.
EARLY RISERS: THE LIBRARY IS OPEN AT 9 AM ON SATURDAYS
WE HAVE ELECTRONIC READERS YOU CAN TAKE HOME
3 weeks at no charge with a valid library card to residents over 18
Nook, Kindle Fire or Kindle Paperwhite. Loaded with bestsellers and audio for adults and teens including The Girl on the Train and Nightingale.
WE HAVE TAX FORMS
The IRS will not be sending instructions but we have copies you can borrow
The IRS is only sending libraries the standard 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ forms. No other forms will be sent to us. However, we can find and print forms online for you for 10 cents per page. Visit IRS.gov or call 1-800-829-3676 to have forms delivered to your home.
Want to download ebooks or request print books right now but don't have a library card?
Sign up for temporary card online now
Click here to find out more. Visit the library with identification to convert your eCard to a permanent card within 30 days.
NEW! STREAMING VIDEO FROM OVERDRIVE
A new collection of 100 feature films, documentaries and instructional videos
Videos are streaming, not downloadable, so a constant Internet connection is needed. Three day loan period. Titles are found in the same catalog as e-books and downloadable audiobooks.
INTRODUCING ONE CLICK DIGITAL
The downloadable audio that's really just one click
JOIN THE MORNING BOOK CLUB OR THE HISTORY BOOK CLUB
New members warmly welcomed
WANT TO HELP THE LIBRARY AT NO COST TO YOU?
The Friends have several affinity programs that raise funds for the library
Do you have a TD Bank account? Shop Amazon.com? Purchase insurance? Click here to find out how you can participate AT NO COST TO YOU.