Category Archives: Adult Programs

Diwali: Festival of Light

Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 7:00 pm

DiwaliOur Hindu neighbors in Norwood offer a community presentation and discussion of Diwali. Diwali, one of the most important holiday celebrations in India, is about the triumph of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair. Children are welcome, bring the whole family! This program is sponsored by Together Yes.

Please sign up for this program at the Reference or Information desk or by calling 781-769-0200 x110 or 222.

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Fall Mystery Film Series: “The Big Sleep”

Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 6:30 pm

big_sleepJoin us for the third mystery in our Fall Film Series, “The Big Sleep.” This classic 1946 whodunit stars Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, and Martha Vickers, and is not rated. The film runs 114 minutes and will be shown in the Simoni Room. Popcorn will be provided by Bellingham Regal Cinemas, and the Friends of the Library have funded the movie license that allows us to show these films.

Please sign up at the Reference or Information Desk, or by calling 781-769-0200 x110 or 222.

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Stitch Therapy October 21st

stitchtherapyJoin 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.

Stitch Therapy will be held in the Trustees Room unless otherwise noted from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. The dates for Stitch Therapy will change in the fall of 2014 and winter and spring of 2015 to Tuesdays:

October 21, November 25, January 20, February 17, March 17, April 21, May 19 and June 16.

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

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Fall Musical Sundays Concert Series: Solstice Sackbuts

Sunday October 26th at 3:00 pm

Solstic-head21Our Fall Musical Sundays concert series will kick off with the Solstice Sackbuts trombone chamber trio, who will perform medieval and Renaissance music as well as pop favorites and traditional music from around the world. The group consists of David Lindsey, Alan Johnson, and Leslie Havens and will be performing on soprano, alto, tenor, and bass trombones.

Sign up for this concert, made possible through the library Endowment Fund, at the Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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