BE A FOLIAGE DETECTIVE
Easy walks to the most beautiful leaves around the corner
Mon, Sept 21 at 7 pm with Marjorie Turner Hollman. Plan leisurely trips right around the corner, avoid the crowds, skip the traffic jams, get out and take lots of photos. A slide show of photos from some very local spots that offer great views of fall color. Free
FOREIGN FILM NIGHTS
Thurs, Aug 23 at 7pm: Red Army (Russian and English with English subtitles):
The Soviet Union produced some of the most talented hockey players of the 1980's. Recruited as young boys, these men suffered personally to play the game they loved.
Not able to make the screening? Look for these titles in our DVD collection.
CONQUER THE CLUTTER
Thurs, Oct 1 from 7-8:30 pm
Is your home or work space so cluttered you can't find anything? Do you just have too much stuff and need to get organized or downsize? Professional organizer Jenna Elliott from the Naked Flower will show us how to get started. Free. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by the Friends.
NORTH SEA GAS
Tues, Oct 13 at 7 pm
This Scottish acoustical band has won awards and recorded 16 albums. Listen. For all ages. Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Friends.
THIS PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE AT TOWN HALL AT 703 WASHINGTON STREET.
MAKE YOUR OWN NATURAL LOTIONS AND BATH SALTS
Tues, Oct 27 at 7 pm
Learn to make your own natural products and choose from a selection of fragrances with Ann Fisher from Molly's Apothecary in Medway. THIS PROGRAM IS LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS. SIGNUP BEGINS TUES, OCT 13.
ONLINE JOB SEARCH WORKSHOP
with Gary Gekow on Tues, Nov 3 at 6:30 pm
Learn about online job search strategies including job alerts, job boards, job aggregators and company employment pages. Find out how to best utilize these web sites to submit a resume and get the job. Gary is a specialist in recruiting, resume creation and career counseling at Resume Your Career in Mansfield. This program is free and open to all. No signup needed. Funded by the Friends of the Library.
ONE BOOK, ONE HOLLISTON
Our annual community reading program
The 2015 selection is Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin. The teen selection is Elsewhere also by Zevin.
Listen to an interview with the author. Discussion questions for readers and book groups.
THE MORNING BOOK CLUB
Meets the 1st Monday of each month at 11 am
Sept 14: Wonder by R. J. Palacio
Oct 5: The Underground Girls of Kabul: In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan by Jenny Nordberg
Nov 2: Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Thursday, September 10: The Forgotten Man by Amity Shlaes
Tuesday, October 6: The Churchill Factor by Boris Johnson
Thursday, November 5: Sargent Stubby by Ann Bausum
Thursday, December 3: Pick your own book