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Lucy the R.E.A.D. Dog October 23

Thursday, October 23 from 4:00-4:30pm

lucy the READ DogJoin us for the return of Lucy the R.E.A.D. Dog!   Lucy’s trainer Miss Pat will read stories about dogs.  Come see Lucy!

Register at the Children’s Desk, by call 781-769-0200 ext 225 or email norchild@minlib.net.

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Friends of the Library present David Epstein, author

Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 7:30 pm

davidepsteinThe Friends of the Library are holding an evening with author David Epstein. In his presentation, “From Weather to Plants,” David will prepare the audience for winter with advice on how to keep plants healthy with a sneak peak forecast into what the upcoming season holds. David has been a meteorologist and horticulturalist for over 25 years, and he authored “Gardens of New England.” His work has been published in Grolier’s Science Annual for 10 years, Boston.com, and the Press Herald.com. Visit his website, growingwisdom.com.

Sign up at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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Elmo Story Time October 18 Program is Full

Draw-Elmo-Step-16Join us for a special story time with Elmo! Bring your camera for photos!  Saturday, October 18 at 10:30am.  Sign up at the Children’s Desk, by email norchild@minlib.net, or by calling 781-769-0200 ext 225  This program is presented by U. Fund Start U. Reading.

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Hoopla Digital at the Norwood Library

Monday October 6th, 2014 – Launch date

hoopla_iphone_audiobooks_allegiantHoopla digital is now available to every Norwood resident! Hoopla provides free easy access to stream and temporarily download thousands of movies, TV shows, music albums, and audiobooks. There is no waiting list or reserve process for these titles, and no late fees. Allison Palmgren, our Technology Librarian, has created a simple how-to video to learn how to start using hoopla. Or, you can follow along with these written directions. To use hoopla, Norwood residents will need a valid library card and an email address. Everyone can borrow up to 5 titles per month, and each title will list the exact borrowing time period. We strongly recommend downloading the hoopla digital app from the iTunes app store or Android market so you can download content on you smartphone or tablet and take it with you. You can stream content directly to your home computer. Visit hoopladigital.com and Sign Up to get started!

Have questions? Ask Allison Palmgren, the Technology Librarian, or Liz Reed, Adult Services Librarian, 781-769-0200 x110. Happy hoopla!

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