Category Archives: Adult Programs

Earth Day 2014

Tuesday, April 22nd, at 7:00 pm

EarthTogether Yes 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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It’s Not About the Hike!

Thursday, April 10, at 7:00 pm

hikeNancy Sporborg and Pat Piper, two ordinary fifty-something non-hikers, will recount their experiences climbing the 100 highest mountains in New England. This is an inspirational and motivational program about pushing ourselves, overcoming our fears, finding our passions, and living our lives to the fullest.
Sign up for this program, part of the Norwood Community Reads series, at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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Together Yes Film Series: Blue Gold: World Water Wars

blue goldWednesday, April 9th, at 7:00 pm

The Spring 2014 film series presented by TogetherYes continues with “Blue Gold: World Water Wars.” This film addresses pollution, overuse, and the privatization of water in addition to the degradation of the wilderness and the military’s preparation for world water wars. The final film in the series is “Ingredients: The Local Food Movement” on May 21st.

Sign up for these evenings of film and discussion at the library Reference or Information Desks or call 781-769-0200, x 110 or 222.

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Norwood Reads Following Atticus: Film Fest

As part of our Norwood Reads Following Atticus program, we will be showing three dog-themed films between March 27 and May 8.

Turner and HoochMarch 27, 7:00 p.m. in the Simoni Room:  Turner and Hooch (1989) with Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, and Craig Nelson will be shown on March 27 at 7 p.m. in the Simoni Room. The film has a PG rating and runs for 97 minutes. Free popcorn is provided by Regal Cinemas in Bellingham, MA. Please register for this event at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or x222.

My Dog SkipApril 16, 7:00 p.m. in the Simoni Room: My Dog Skip (2000) with Frankie Muniz, Kevin Bacon, Diane Lane, and Luke Wilson will be shown on April 16 at 7 p.m. in the Simoni Room. The film has a PG rating and runs for 95 minutes. Free popcorn is provided by Regal Cinemas in Bellingham, MA. Please register for this event at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or x222.

Marley and MeMay 8, 7:00 p.m. in the Simoni Room: Marley and Me (2008) with Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston, Kathleen Turner, and Alan Arkin will be shown on May 8 at 7 p.m. in the Simoni Room. The film has a PG rating and runs for 115 minutes. Free popcorn is provided by Regal Cinemas in Bellingham, MA. Please register for this event at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or x222.

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