Author Archives: dphillips

‘The Great Gatsby’ lecture with Dr. Terry Earls

Thursday, May 22nd, at 7:00 pm

gg bookDr. Terry Earls, former head of the Westwood High School English Department, will return to the library to present a thought-provoking lecture on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic, “The Great Gatsby.” He will also give a PowerPoint presentation and open up the program to discussion afterwards.

Please sign up for this event at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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Reserve Bestsellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in June and in July 2014

Reserve bestsellers and sneak peeks of books being published in June and in July 2014

2014 June Prepub

Download or view June Fiction 2014 and June Non-Fiction 2014. Click on the links for the complete list with titles (in blue) linked to the Minuteman Library catalog. You may also pick up a complete list in the library and ask librarians to request them for you.

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Stitch Therapy, Thursday May 15

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. This is an informal group of stitchers helping stitchers.  No formal instruction is planned.

canstockphoto11301518The group will meet in the library’s Trustees Meeting Room on Thursdays: May 15, June 19, July 31 and August 28 at 6:30 in the evening.  We’ll have a calendar out for dates in the fall (September, October, November and December) sometime in August.

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

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The Friends of the Library welcome author Leslie Wheeler

Wednesday, May 14th at 7:00 pm

WheelerFriends of the Library Author Event: Leslie Wheeler, local author, will talk about her writing and her passion for American history.  There will be copies of her “living history” mystery books available to purchase and Leslie will be available to autograph books that night.

This program is partially funded by a grant from the Norwood Arts Council.

Please sign up for this event by stopping by the Information or Reference Desks at the library or by calling 781-769-0200 x110 or 220.

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