Category Archives: Adult Programs

“Anonymous People” film with Impact Norwood

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

anonymous peopleImpact Norwood, the Norwood community’s drug prevention and education coalition, will show the powerful feature documentary film, “The Anonymous People.” “The Anonymous People” is about the over 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. The film will be followed by a facilitated discussion hosted by AdCare Hospital of Worcester.

Please register for this presentation by emailing or by calling 781-769-0200 x110. Please contact Liz Reed,, with any questions.

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Broadway Musicals on the Big Screen: “Grease”

Wednesday July 8th, 2015 at 6:30 pm

greaseStarring John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Eve Arden, Joan Blondell, and Sid Caesar. 1978, rated PG, 110 mins.

Memorable Songs: You’re the One that I Want, Summer Nights, and We Go Together

Registration for each film is required. To sign up, please call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, email, or visit the Reference or Information desk. Each film will begin at 6:30 p.m. sharp and will end around 9:00 pm. Popcorn will be served courtesy of the Bellingham Regal Cinemas, and library Film Fests are made possible by movie licenses funded by the Friends of the Library.

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The Playwrights’ Reading Room: 3 one-act plays

Monday, June 15th, 2015 at 6:30 pm

masksLocal theatre group Playwrights’ Reading Room will regale us with an evening of drama and entertainment. Join us for a free evening of one-act plays written and performed by Norwood-area natives. The featured plays include “Conditions” by Laura Neill, “The Poet’s Legacy” by Patti Cassidy, and “October” by Rosa Nagle.

To register, please call 781-769-0200 x110 or email

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Beach Reads 2015

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 at 10:00 am and 7:30 pm

beach2Summer is officially here, and that means relaxing outside with a good book.  Join librarians Beth Goldman and Margot Sullivan for their fun and informative reviews of fiction, mystery, non-fiction, and whatever else strikes their fancy.  You never know, you may find your next great read!  No registration is required, refreshments will be served.

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