Category Archives: Adult Programs

First Thursday Book Discussion Group

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 10:00 am and 7:30 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 7:30 pm from fall through spring.

The third and final book for the Fall will be “Family Album” by Penelope Lively on Thursday December 4th.

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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Fall Musical Sundays Concert Series: Solstice Sackbuts

Sunday October 26th at 3:00 pm

Solstic-head21Our Fall Musical Sundays concert series will kick off with the Solstice Sackbuts trombone chamber trio, who will perform medieval and Renaissance music as well as pop favorites and traditional music from around the world. The group consists of David Lindsey, Alan Johnson, and Leslie Havens and will be performing on soprano, alto, tenor, and bass trombones.

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.

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Thanksgiving Craft Workshop: Chrysanthemums

Monday, November 17th, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (FULL)

ThanksgivingCrafter and librarian Allison Palmgren will hold a Thanksgiving craft workshop to make paper chrysanthemums for a festive centerpiece or wreath. All materials will be provided. Space is limited so please sign up at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email

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Alzheimer’s awareness program: Know the 10 Signs

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 7:00 pm

alzheimers1Jennifer Hoadley from the Southeastern Massachusetts chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association will present an interactive workshop on the early detection of Alzheimer’s Disease. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, learn the facts to begin planning for the future.

To register, 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

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