Category Archives: Events

Gary Hylander Lecture on D-Day

Thursday, June 5th, at 7:00 pm

d-dayTo commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day, historian Dr. Gary Hylander will talk about the infamous day the Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy in the war against Hitler.

Sign up for this program, funded by the Friends of the Library, at the Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110.

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Friends of the Library Annual Meeting: Mindbender & Mentalist Rory Raven

Wednesday, June 4th at 7:30 pm

RoryRavenPlease join the Friends of the Library at their annual meeting showcasing acclaimed mindbender and mentalist Rory Raven, who wowed the audience at the Morrill Memorial Library in 2012. Neither a psychic nor a magician, he claims to offer “a new and compelling experience unlike anything you’ve ever seen.”

Sign up for this interactive stage show at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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‘The Great Gatsby’ lecture with Dr. Terry Earls

Thursday, May 22nd, at 7:00 pm

gg bookDr. Terry Earls, former head of the Westwood High School English Department, will return to the library to present a thought-provoking lecture on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic, “The Great Gatsby.” He will also give a PowerPoint presentation and open up the program to discussion afterwards.

Please sign up for this event at the library Reference or Information Desk or call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222.

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Stitch Therapy, Thursday May 15

Join stitchers of all types (knitters, crocheters, cross-stitchers, etc.) for Stitch Therapy. Motivate yourself to start or finish a project or to learn a new craft by watching others. This is an informal group of stitchers helping stitchers.  No formal instruction is planned.

canstockphoto11301518The group will meet in the library’s Trustees Meeting Room on Thursdays: May 15, June 19, July 31 and August 28 at 6:30 in the evening.  We’ll have a calendar out for dates in the fall (September, October, November and December) sometime in August.

Space is limited; please register for this group by visiting or calling the library, 781-769-0200 x110 or x222.

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