First Thursday Book Discussion Group

Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 10:00 am and 7:00 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 7:00 pm from fall through spring.

The group will discuss Abide with Me by Elizabeth Strout on May 7th.

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 norprograms@minlib.net. A contribution of $3 is requested for the Friends of the Library as they partially support this program all year.

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Dr Gary Hylander: Robert Oppenheimer, Triumph & Tragedy

Monday, May 11th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

oppenheimerLocal historian and professor Dr. Gary Hylander will talk about the creator of the atomic bomb in his lecture, “Robert Oppenheimer: Triumph and Tragedy.”

To sign up for this program, funded by the Friends of the Library, stop by the Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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Together Yes: “Seeds of Time” film

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

grainTogether Yes will sponsor a screening of the film “Seeds of Time,” which connects the dots between global warming and agricultural sustainability. This film runs 1 hour and 17 minutes.

To sign up, stop by the library Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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Reserve Best Sellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in April and May

Reserve Bestsellers and Sneak Peeks of Books Being Published in April and May2015 April Book NewsDownload or view April Fiction 2015 and April Non-Fiction 2015. Click on the links for the complete list with titles (in blue) linked to the Minuteman Library catalog. You may also pick up a complete list in the library and ask librarians to request them for you.

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