Category Archives: Adult Programs

Janet Applefield, Holocaust Survivor

Monday, May 4th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

JanetLocal Holocaust survivor Janet Applefield will give a lecture and PowerPoint presentation about her family’s experiences in Nazi Germany during World War II. Her presentation is titled “Combating Hate and Prejudice.”

To register for this program, funded by the Friends of the Library, 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, May 7th, 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 Abide with Me by Elizabeth Strout on May 7th.

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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Dr Gary Hylander: Robert Oppenheimer, Triumph & Tragedy

Monday, May 11th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

oppenheimerLocal historian and professor Dr. Gary Hylander will talk about the creator of the atomic bomb in his lecture, “Robert Oppenheimer: Triumph and Tragedy.”

To sign up for this program, funded by the Friends of the Library, stop by the Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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Together Yes: “Seeds of Time” film

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

grainTogether Yes will sponsor a screening of the film “Seeds of Time,” which connects the dots between global warming and agricultural sustainability. This film runs 1 hour and 17 minutes.

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

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