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steamlogo3The Morrill Memorial Library was awarded the “Full STEAM Ahead Grant”, a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC).  The grant is for preschool children ages 3-6.  Programs are designed to stimulate active exploration of the natural world.  STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics.  Activities begin November 12, 2015.  Click here for more information.

We will be installing a science center with activities.  Keep checking in!

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Veterans Day – Library Hours

Wednesday, November 11th  – Library Closed

flag veterans day (2)The library will be closed on Wednesday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day.
Regular hours resume on Thursday, November 12th, at 9:00 a.m.

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Friends of the Library Book Sale This Weekend!

The Friends of the Library hold semi-annual book sales in November and May each year. Members of the Friends are invited to the Preview Event.

The Book Sale will be held on Saturday October 31 and Sunday November 1.
A special Preview Event will be held on Friday, October 30, 1:00 pm through 4:45 pm for all Friends of the Library.
You may join that day.

The Book Sale continues on Saturday, October 31, from 9:00 am – 4:45 pm. A bag sale will be held on Sunday, November 1, from 2:00 pm – 4:45 pm.

Donations are always accepted all year long, but … please bring only books and paperbacks in good condition, non-fiction published within the last 5 years, recent best sellers, classic titles in excellent condition and materials about Norwood. Textbooks are accepted if they are in good condition.

Sorry, we cannot use books in worn, torn or poor condition, computer manuals, condensed books, magazines or books with outdated information. Please recycle these items in the town’s curbside bins.

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Kids Scrabble Club

Tuesdays from 7:00 – 8:00 pm

kids scrabbleNo registration is required. Drop in any Tuesday night, from
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, for a fun and friendly game of Scrabble in the Children’s Program Room. For grade 3 and older, all levels of ability are welcome.

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