Category Archives: Adult Programs

Mini-Birdhouse Holiday Workshop

Saturday, December 13th, 2014 at 10:00 am-1:00 pm

Winter Bird House - Back ViewLocal crafter Jeanine Slater will present a workshop to learn to make a seasonal birdhouse decoration to be used as either an ornament or a stand-alone decoration. Class size is limited to 12 and the workshop is open to those ages 12 and up. All materials will be provided, with a $10 fee to be paid to the instructor on the day of the workshop.

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

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Fall Musical Sunday Concert Series: Hungrytown

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 pm

hungrytownThe Musical Sundays series continues with a concert by Hungrytown, the folk music duo of Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson. This talented singer/songwriter pair has released two highly acclaimed CDs and has performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe, and New Zealand. Rebecca is known for composing classic, instantly memorable songs, weaving modern themes into traditional song structures. Her husband Ken plays a variety of instruments including drums, keyboard, bass, guitar, mandolin, banjo, and harmonica and is responsible for Hungrytown’s luxuriant vocal stylings.

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. You may also sign up by emailing norprograms@minlib.net. While this is mainly a program for adults, families and music lovers of all ages are welcome.

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Alzheimer’s awareness program: Getting Started

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 7:00 pm

alzheimers2Jennifer Hoadley from the Southeastern Massachusetts chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will present a comprehensive program for families caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or related dementia. She will focus on diagnosis, treatments, addressing communication and behavior problems, legal issues, research, community resources, and advocacy.

To register, please visit the library’s Information or Reference desk or call the library at 781-769-0200, x110 or 222. You may also sign up by emailing norprograms@minlib.net.

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Dr. Gary Hylander: Boston Tea Party

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 at 7:00 pm

Boston_Tea_Party_Currier_coloredIn December 1773, three ships carrying East India Company tea arrived in Boston. Patriots refused to allow the tea to be unloaded and the tax paid, setting in motion the events leading up to the famous Boston Tea Party. Historian Gary Hylander will return to the library to bring this part of our nation’s history to life in a program funded by the Friends of the Library.

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

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