INTRODUCTION TO REIKI
Tues, Sept 16 at 7 pm
Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that promotes healing. It is administered by "laying on hands" and is based on the idea that an unseen "life force energy" flows through us. LearReiki can help you become happier and healthier. This program is limited to 30 participants. PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE. 508-429-0617 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Friends.
FOREIGN FILM NIGHTS
at 7 pm
Thurs, Sept 18: Grisgris (in French from Chad): A young man dreams of becoming a dancer but becomes involved with criminals when his family needs money.
Free and open to all We provide beverages Feel free to bring a snack
Not able to make the screening? Look for these titles in our DVD collection.
Upcoming dates: Oct 23; Nov 20; Dec 18.
EASY WALKS IN MASSACHUSETTS with Marjory Turner Hollman
Mon, Sept 15 at 7 pm
"Easy Walks in Massachusetts” is Marjory's guide to outdoor places right around the corner from where you live. She will share photos and info on 30 trails in 10 contiguous towns within the Upper Charles River and Blackstone River Valley watersheds. Her book will be available for sale that night or it can be borrowed from the library. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Free. Everyone welcome.
ADVENTURES IN LIFELONG LEARNING: INTRODUCING ROAD SCHOLAR
with Rochelle Kruger on Mon, Sept 22 at 7 pm
is the new name for Elderhostel, the world’s leading provider of educational
travel opportunities for adults. Road Scholar offers over 5,000 programs annually that
explore subjects ranging from astronomy and aviation to winemaking and zoology with over 5 million participants. Come and find out about the trips, "solo’
travel, scholarships and intergenerational programs they offer! Sponsored by the Friends. Free and open to all.
HENRY BESTON'S CAPE COD with Don Wilding
Thurs, Oct 9 at 7 pm
In 1927, after a solitary year in a cottage on Eastham's outer beach, Henry Beston wrote "The Outermost House," long considered a classic example of American nature writing. Don Wilding will present a multimedia program about how Beston's book inspired the creation of the Cape Cod National Seashore. Sponsored by the Friends. Free and open to all. For more info: Henry Beston Society.
THE MORNING BOOK CLUB
Meets the 1st Monday of each month at 11 am
Mon, Oct 6: Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks
Mon, Nov 3: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Membership in the book club is free and open to everyone. For more information, call the library at 508-429-0617 or email Mary at email@example.com. Bring a friend!
9-18-2014 Thursday-Those Angry Days: Linbergh, FDR and America’s Fight over WWII by Lynne Olson
10-21-2014 Tuesday –One Summer: America 1927 by Bill Bryson
11-20-2014 Thursday –The Men who United the States by Simon Winchester
ONE BOOK, ONE HOLLISTON
Our annual community reading program
Learn more about the book and the author.
An interview with the author.