Category Archives: Adult Programs

The Stitch Doctor Is IN!

Now through the Holidays!

The_doctor_is_inFellow knitters and crocheters: are you swamped by swatches? Incensed by increases? Peeved at patterns? In knots over SL1 K2TOG PSSO? Oh, and do you have a gift deadline? We can help! From now through the holidays, the knitters and crocheters of the Morrill Memorial Library will be available by appointment to help with knitting and crochet quandaries. Please bring all of the materials for your project, including needles and patterns. Also, please let us know ahead of time what sort of project you’d like help with, in case we need to look up a new technique. A second pair of eyes can’t hurt!

Please contact Adult Services Librarian Liz Reed to schedule all appointments and to answer any questions about this service. Liz can be reached at 781-769-0200 x110 or lreed@minlib.net.

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Evening of Harp Music

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 pm

SONY DSCDr. Lizary Rodriguez Rios and her students will enchant and delight Norwood with a special evening of harp music. The concert will feature harp music from around the world. Don’t miss the chance to see this professional harpist perform in the Cushing Reading Room.  CDs of Lizary’s music will be available at the concert. You can learn more about Lizary and her music by visiting her website.

Please sign up for this concert by visiting or calling the Reference or Information Desk 781-769-0200 x110 or 222. You may also sign up by emailing norprograms@minlib.net.

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First Thursday Book Discussion

Thursday, December 4th, 2014 at 10:00 am and 7:30 pm

bookclubJoin librarian Margot Sullivan for a favorite Norwood community tradition.  The First Thursday Book Discussion Group meets the first Thursday of every month at 10:00 am and 7:30 pm from fall through spring.

The third and final book for the Fall will be “Family Album” by Penelope Lively on Thursday December 4th.

Please contact Margot at the Reference Desk with any questions and to sign up, 781-769-0200 x112. You may also sign up by emailing norprograms@minlib.net. A contribution of $3 is requested for the Friends of the Library as they partially support this program all year.

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Jewelry Making Workshop – Earrings

Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 1:00-3:00 pm

MartyLooking for a great handmade-gift idea? Local artisan Marty Khudairi will return to give another popular workshop on making drop- and chandelier-style earrings. Class size is limited to 12, and the workshop is open to ages 13 and up. All materials will be provided, for which there will be a $12 charge per person.

Please sign up at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or by email norprograms@minlib.net. This workshop is being funded by the Friends of the Library.

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