Author Archives: Liz Reed

Culinary Norwood: “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” Film Screening

Monday, April 13th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

candyOur Culinary Norwood Program Series continues with a screening of the 1971 film, “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.”  This film starring Gene Wilder is rated G and runs 98 minutes. The Friends of the Library sponsor the movie license that allows us to show these films, and Bellingham Regal Cinemas donates the popcorn. Please email, call 781-769-0200 x110 or 222, or visit the Information or Reference Desk to sign up.

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Culinary Norwood Book Group: “Heat”

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

HeatCulinary Norwood is a series of events at the Morrill Memorial Library in March, April, and May.  We’ll have an on-going book group with a different title each month, a movie showing each month, and even cooking presentations from local chefs!

In the second meeting of the Culinary Norwood Book Group, we will be discussing “Heat: an amateur’s adventures as kitchen slave, line cook, pasta maker,and apprentice to a Dante-quoting butcher in Tuscany” by Bill Buford.  Regular print and large print copies will be available for pick up at the Reference Desk on the second floor.

Please sign up for this group and other Culinary Norwood programs by emailing, calling 781-769-0200 x110, or visiting the Information or Reference desks.

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Together Yes: Earth Day 2015

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Earth_Day_-_Earth_from_SpaceIn celebration of Earth Day, the Neponset River Watershed Association and Together Yes will present a program about water gardens, street drains, and ways we can make a difference in the life of the Neponset River Watershed. Sign up at the library Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email

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Cutting the Cord: Alternatives to Cable

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Chromecast_plugged_into_TVEver experienced sticker shock upon opening your cable bill? Want to learn about other choices available to you? Join Technology Librarian Allison Palmgren for a discussion and demonstration of various devices (Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, and Fire TV) and services (Netflix, Hulu, Prime Instant Video, apps, etc) that allow users to stream television shows, movies, music, and more at a fraction of the cost of cable.

To sign up, email us at, call 781-769-0200 x110 or 222, or stop by the library Reference or Information Desk.

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