From Rescue Dog to Family Pet

563623_545004208903563_2137848103_nWednesday, April 23rd, at 7:00 pm

Dog-trainer Hannalore Tice, owner of Boston for the Dogs, will bring in her dog Maya and talk about how to help a rescue dog become a family pet. She will also share some exciting “tails” of her experiences rescuing dogs from all over the country.

Sign up for this fun and informative program–part of our Norwood Community Reads series–at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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Stitch Therapy tonight, Thurs. April 17

Join stitchers of all types (knitters, crocheters, cross-stitchers, etc.) for Stitch Therapy. Motivate yourself to start or finish a project or to learn a new craft by watching others.

canstockphoto11301518The group will meet in the library’s Trustees Meeting Room on Thursdays: April 17, May 15 and June 19 at 6:30 in the evening.

Space is limited; please register for this group by visiting or calling the library, 781-769-0200 x110 or x222.

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Holiday Weekend Hours

The library will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 20th, and on Patriots’ Day, April 21st.

On the 21st, the Minuteman Library System will be unavailable due to a system upgrade.
During this time it will not be possible to search any of the Minuteman Catalogs or to access My Account.

Statewide databases will be available at:

The Digital Media Catalog (eBooks and eAudiobooks) will be available at:

Regular hours and services will resume on Tuesday, April 22nd.

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Earth Day 2014

Tuesday, April 22nd, at 7:00 pm

EarthTogetherYes will recognize Earth Day 2014 with a presentation focusing on caring for local pets who are neglected or abandoned. The evening’s events will include a talk by Norwood’s Animal Control Officer Henry Cerqueira and representatives from Bay State Animal Cooperative. Norwood’s Sewstainability initiative will also present a gift of 50 handmade pet blankets to two area rescue organizations.

Sign up for this event, sponsored by Together Yes, at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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