Category Archives: Adult Programs

Michael M. Greenburg: Stuart R. Plumer Author Series

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 7:00 pm

The Stuart R. Plumer Author Fund was established upon the retirement of Mr. Plumer, Library Trustee 1979-2012. Mr. Plumer will introduce each of the five authors who will speak at the library on separate nights as part of this series.

michaelgreenbergMichael M. Greenburg, who wrote The Court-Martial of Paul Revere: A Son of Liberty and America’s Forgotten Military Disaster, is one of the authors participating in the Stuart R. Plumer Author Series. Mr. Greenburg will explain that everything we’ve been taught about the iconic sons of the American Revolution may only be part of the story…

To register, please email, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or stop by the library Reference or Information Desk.

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Stitch Therapy

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 Simoni Room unless otherwise noted from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm on the following Tuesdays:

May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16, September 20.

Space is limited; please register for this group by visiting or calling the library, 781-769-0200 x110 or x222. You may also sign up by emailing

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Alan Parker Film Series: “Angela’s Ashes”

Wednesday, May 18th, 2016 at 6:30 pm

angelas_ashesCelebrate the movies of director Alan Parker! This series concludes with the 1999 film “Angela’s Ashes,” rated R, 2 hours 25 minutes, starring Emily Watson and Robert Carlyle.

This film series is being shown in anticipation of a talk given by Alan Parker expert, David Gonthier, hosted by the Friends of the Library. Regal Bellingham Cinemas generously provides the popcorn. To sign up, please email, call 781-769-0200 x110 or 222, or visit the Reference or Information Desk.

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Titles on Tap: “Jacob’s Folly”

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:30 pm

jacobsfollyOur next book will be “Jacob’s Folly” by Rebecca Miller. Part historical fiction and part modern magical realism, this highly unique novel promises to be an imaginative and saucy read. Copies of the book are available at the Reference Desk. Pick up a copy, read it, and join us on 5/24 @ 7:30 pm!

Titles on Tap is a social book group for readers in their 20s and 30s and for TOT_matthe young at heart. We go in for stories that are shaken, not stirred, and we don’t mind taking our love of lit outside the library walls. Titles on Tap meets once a month in the left-hand bar of Napper Tandy’s to eat, drink, be merry, and discuss the latest reading selection. Visit our website and follow us @titlesontap to learn more.

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