Category Archives: Adult Programs

British Women Who Ruled: “The Queen”

Monday, February 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 pm

theQueenOur Winter 2015 Film Fest–British Women Who Ruled–continues with “The Queen.” This film, starring Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II, is rated PG-13 and runs 1 h 40 mins. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for funding the movie license and to Regal Cinemas in Bellingham for donating the popcorn.

Please sign up for any or all of these movies at the library Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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“The Last Ocean”

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

antarcticaTogether Yes will show the award-winning 2012 film “The Last Ocean: the Toothfish and the Battle for Antarctica’s Soul” as part of their Spring 2015 Sustainability Series. This documentary runs 1 hour 28 minutes and explores the implications of fishing the most pristine marine ecosystem on Earth: the Ross Sea.

To sign up, please stop by the Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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First Thursday Book Discussion Group

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 at 10:00 am and 7:00 pm
**Note the evening time change**

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 7:00 pm from fall through spring.

The first book for Spring 2015 will be “Fortune’s Rocks” by Anita Shreve on Thursday February 5th. The second book will be “Claire of the Sea Light” by Edwidge Danticat. Stay tuned to learn more about the April and May books!

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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British Women Who Ruled: “Mrs. Brown”

Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

mrsBrownOur Winter 2015 Film Fest–British Women Who Ruled–continues with “Mrs. Brown.” This film starring Judi Dench as Queen Victoria is Rated PG and runs 1h 43mins. Thank you to the Friends of the Library for funding the movie license and to Regal Cinemas in Bellingham for donating the popcorn.

Please sign up for any or all of these movies at the library Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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