Category Archives: Adult Programs

Broadway Musicals on the Big Screen 2014: “Show Boat”

Wednesday August 20, 2014 at 6:30 pm

showboat1951Starring Kathryn Grayson, Ava Gardner, and Howard Keel. Directed by George Sidney, 1951, NR.

Memorable Songs: Make Believe, Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man, and Ol’ Man River.

Registration for each film is required. Please call the library (781-769-0200 x 222) or visit the Reference or Information desk. Each film will begin at 6:30 pm sharp and will end around 9:00 pm. Popcorn will be served courtesy of the Bellingham Regal Cinemas. The Film Fests are made possible by a movie license funded by the Friends of the Library.

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Adult Summer Reading Program

Congratulations, everyone!

Thank you to all who took part in ourLiteraryElements_cut first Adult Summer Reading Program at the Morrill Memorial Library.  In all, 66 participants read 339 books and wrote 200 book reviews!  Book reviews will continue to be available on the summer reading page.  Thanks to everyone who submitted feedback about how to improve the program for next year.  If you would like to offer any suggestions or feedback, email Adult Services Librarian, Liz Reed, at lreed@minlib.net

The Adult Summer Reading Program was part of the statewide reading program, following this year’s theme “Literary Elements.”  Thanks again to the Friends of the Library for funding this year’s prizes. See you at the library!

Please contact Liz Reed at the Reference Desk with any questions, 781-769-0200 x110.

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Make a Keepsake Booklet with Cindy Rudolph

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 at 9:30-11:30 am

ButterflyDo you save beautiful or sentimental greeting cards and don’t know what to do with them, but can’t bear to throw them out? You’re not alone! In this hands-on workshop, Cindy Rudolph will show you how to create a special keepsake booklet of your favorite cards that you can show family and friends.

Registration is required and space is limited. Participants must be at least 14 years old. A list of supplies can be found on the paper flier for this program, and can be given when you sign up at the Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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Broadway Musicals on the Big Screen 2014: “Oliver!”

Wednesday August 13, 2014 at 6:30 pm

oliverStarring Ron Moody, Shani Wallis, and Oliver Reed. Directed by Carol Reed, 1968, rated G.

Memorable Songs: Food, Glorious Food, Consider Yourself, and Where is Love?.

Registration for each film is required. Please call the library (781-769-0200 x 222) or visit the Reference or Information desk. Each film will begin at 6:30 pm sharp and will end around 9:00 pm. Popcorn will be served courtesy of the Bellingham Regal Cinemas. The Film Fests are made possible by a movie license funded by the Friends of the Library.

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