“Fixing Our Broken Democracy” Film and Discussion

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at 7:00 pm

govmoneyJoin the South Suburbs Democracy Club to view the short film “Fixing Our Broken Democracy” and have a discussion with the film’s creator, Paul Lauenstein. If you’ve ever wondered why corporations are considered people or why it’s so hard to get big money out of our elections, the history of how our court system created corporation personhood might interest you. Learn more, as well as what you can do to help fix our election process and revive our broken democracy. Get into the 2016 Presidential election season with renewed hope and enthusiasm!

Sign up at the Reference or Information Desk, call 781-769-0200, x110 or x222, or email norprograms@minlib.net.

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Actor Stephen Collins: Irish Voices

Monday June 1st, 2015, at 7:00 pm

ShakeSceneActor Stephen Collins will return to the library to give a dramatic presentation titled “Irish Voices” to include excerpts from Irish poets and playwrights such as W. B. Yeats, James Joyce, Seamus Heaney, and others. 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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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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Cutting the Cord: Alternatives to Cable

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Chromecast_plugged_into_TVEver experienced sticker shock upon opening your cable bill? Want to learn about other choices available to you? Join Technology Librarian Allison Palmgren for a discussion and demonstration of various devices (Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, and Fire TV) and services (Netflix, Hulu, Prime Instant Video, apps, etc) that allow users to stream television shows, movies, music, and more at a fraction of the cost of cable.

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

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