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   Wednesday, August 15, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Marshmallow Island, - an adventure in WorldMusic
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
by Mystic Drumz all ages This adventure blends multicultural music themes and interactive audience participation featuring eclectic instruments sourced from around the world. Bring the whole family to laugh and learn together! Sign up at the Children's Desk.


   Thursday, August 16, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


   Friday, August 17, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


   Wednesday, August 22, 2018
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


   Thursday, August 23, 2018
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


   Friday, August 24, 2018
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-in Playgroup
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Ice Cream Social
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   5084290619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-12 Bring your reading and enjoy ice cream and prizes provided by the Friends of the Library


   Monday, August 27, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Thrity Unrigar's The Space Between Us and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Monday, September 10, 2018
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
MOVIE MONDAYS: THE BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
Lmcdonnell@minlib.net
An all-star cast including Jane Fonda and Candace Bergman portrays 4 life-long friends as they seek love and good books. Rated PG-13. 103 minutes. (Can't attend this screening? See Sept 17 for Ladies Night Out or borrow the DVD from the library.)


   Thursday, September 13, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
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Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read March 1917 by William Eglund. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Monday, September 17, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LADIES NIGHT OUT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508 429 0617
Lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Monday September 17th at 6:30 pm Grab your best friend or your sister for pizza, salad and a screening of The Book Club starring Jane Fonda, Candace Bergman and Diane Keaton. Share some laughs with this story about women who read. Free but please sign up by Sept 15. 508-429-0617 or Lmcdonnell@minlib.net. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (Men welcome, too.)


   Wednesday, September 19, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SPANISH CONVERSATION GROUP
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As a Spanish teacher and translator, Magdelana Bernal will be on hand to help beginning and intermediate learners improve their skills by actually conversing with a fluent speaker and each other. Open to teens and adults. If attendance warrants, this group will meet monthly in the future.


   Thursday, September 27, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
FEASTING WITH YOUR INSTANT POT
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with Liz Barbour from Creative Feast. An Instant Pot is the hottest new kitchen appliance--a slower cooker and a pressure cooker in one! Liz will demonstrate how to get the most from it and you'll get to eat. This program is limited to 35. You must register to attend beginning Sept 10. (Register early as cooking demos fill very quickly.) Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


   Monday, October 1, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Kate Quinn's The Alice Network and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Thursday, October 4, 2018
7:00 PM - 8:00 AM
MEET THE AUTHOR: CHRIS BOHJALIAN
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Bestselling author Chris Bohjalian will join us for the first half hour BY SKYPE to talk about his latest novel The Flight Attendant with a discussion to follow. Chris is donating his time. Copies of the book can checked out at any time.


   Tuesday, October 16, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
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Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Road to Camelot by Thomas Oliphant. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Thursday, October 25, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
MONET'S MAGIC with Greg Maichack
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Greg returns with another hands-on pastel workshop. You will learn the techniques to create and take home your own masterpiece in the style of Claude Monet. All materials are included and no previous art experience is presumed. LIMITED TO 20. FREE BUT SIGN UP BEGINNING THURS, OCT 4. Greg is VERY popular so sign up early to avoid disappointment. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Holliston Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. Other funds are provided by the Friends of the Holliston Library.


   Monday, November 5, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Richard Russo's Trajectory and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Thursday, November 15, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
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Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read The Sleepwalkers by Christopher Clark. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


   Monday, December 3, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Paulette Jiles' News of the World and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


   Tuesday, December 11, 2018
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
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Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Pick your own book and share it with the group. New members always welcome.


   Monday, January 7, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
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Read Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.