Category Archives: Adult Programs

First Thursday Book Discussion Group

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 at 10:00 am and 7:00 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 7:00 pm from fall through spring.

The group will discuss “The Light Between Oceans” by M. L. Stedman on October 1st. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.  Stay tuned to learn about books for November and December!

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 A contribution of $3 is requested for the Friends of the Library as they partially support this program all year.

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A Supernatural Evening with Jeff Belanger

Monday, October 5th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

jeff belangerPrepare to explore the unexplained with a multimedia lecture, Q & A, and book signing at the Morrill Memorial Library on Monday, October 5 at 7 p.m. with Jeff Belanger. The award-winning Emmy-nominated host and writer of PBS’s New England Legends, Belanger knows all about things that go bump in the night. He will provide an in-depth look at ghosts and legends, including images, audio clips, and video from some of the world’s most infamous haunts. In addition to having written over a dozen books on the paranormal, he has appeared on the History Channel, the Travel Channel, CBS News, the BBC, NECN, and all the major networks.

To sign up, please email, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or stop by the library Reference or Information Desk. This event is being sponsored and funded by the Friends of the Library.

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Before They Were Stars Film Fest: “Driving Miss Daisy”

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

drivingmissdaisyOur fall film fest continues with “Driving Miss Daisy” (1989, rated PG) starring Morgan Freeman, Dan Akyroyd, and Jessica Tandy (99 mins). All films start promptly at 7 p.m. in the Simoni Room. The Friends of the Library fund the movie licenses that allow these films to be shown to the public, and Regal Cinemas in Bellingham donates the popcorn.

To sign up for any or all of these films, email, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or stop by the library Reference or Information Desk.

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Foliage Detectives: Finding Foliage Just Around the Corner

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESJoin Marjorie Turner Hollman, author of Easy Walks in Massachusetts, and More Easy Walks in Massachusetts, and become a foliage “detective.” Learn a few simple things to look for when seeking out those vibrant glimpses of color in New England in the fleeting few weeks known as “foliage season.” Marjorie will give a slide show of photos from some very local spots that offer great views of fall color. Copies of her books will be available for sale after the presentation.

Please sign up for this colorful program by emailing, by calling 781-769-0200 x110 or 222, or by visiting the Reference or Information Desk.

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