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   Monday, September 22, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
ADVENTURES IN LIFELONG LEARNING
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Learn about Road Scholar (formerly Elderhostel), the world’s leading provider of educational travel opportunities for adults, offering over 5,000 programs annually that explore subjects ranging from astronomy and aviation to winemaking and zoology.   Sponsored by the Friends.  Free and open to all.


   Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Movie Night
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages

Bring a blanket and a pillow and come to movie night at the library.  We can't say the name online but it is the latest film for Jim Henson's puppets.  Call the Children's Room for the title.
Feel free to bring a snack or dinner.



   Wednesday, September 24, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, September 25, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
HOLLISTON GIRL SCOUT INFORMATION SHOWCASE
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Jenny Benadon   508-429-4753
CANCELLED



   Friday, September 26, 2014
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Winnie the Pooh at storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages

Winnie the Pooh will be visiting us at the library and helping out with storytime.  Bring your camera!
Presented by the MEGA UFund College Planning Fund



   Saturday, September 27, 2014
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
HOLLISTON GIRL SCOUT Registration
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Jenny Benadon   508-429-4753
Come and find out what being a girl scout is all about and how to register. 



   Sunday, September 28, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Halloween Movie Night
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
grades 3-5
Come in costume (or not), watch a Halloween movie and enjoy a few Halloween activities.  We will be watching spooky stories starring a famous green ogre.  Call the Children's room for the title.



   Wednesday, October 01, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, October 02, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Build with Legos using your imagination.  Children's creation will be on display in the library until the next meeting.



   Friday, October 03, 2014
5:30 AM -
Penny the Therapy Dog comes to Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5

Penny and her owner Pat will join us for a dog themed storytime!



   Monday, October 06, 2014
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Geraldine Brooks' Caleb's Crossing.  Bring your thoughts or just listen.  New members warmly welcome. Attend as many sessions as you like.  Copies of selected title are available to borrow about one month before each discussion.  Beverages provided. 



   Wednesday, October 08, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, October 09, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Henry Beston's Cape Cod
Event Location: Gilman Room--lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Don Wilding will show us how Henry Beston's class book "The Outermost House" inspired the creation of the Cape Cod National Seashore.  A multimedia presentation free to all.  Sponsored by the Friends.  THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO OCT 16.



   Wednesday, October 15, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Friday, October 17, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, October 21, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Build with Legos using your imagination.  Children's creation will be on display in the library until the next meeting.



6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Bill Bryson's One Summer.  Share your thoughts or just listen.  Attend as many meetings as you like.  New members always warmly welcomed.  Copies of the selected title are available to borrow about one month before the discussion. 



6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read Simon Winchester's The Men Who United the States.  Share your thoughts or just listen.  Attend as many meetings as you like.  New members always warmly welcomed.  Copies of the selected title are available to borrow about one month before the discussion. 



   Wednesday, October 22, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, October 23, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Friday, October 24, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Saturday, October 25, 2014
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Creature Teachers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages

They are coming back and bringing their live zoo to the library.  They will have some different animals from their summer visit.

Sign up at the Children's Desk



   Wednesday, October 29, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Friday, October 31, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Monday, November 03, 2014
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
MORNING BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Read John Green's The Fault in Our Stars.  Bring your thoughts or just listen.  New members warmly welcome. Attend as many sessions as you like.  Copies of selected title are available to borrow about one month before each discussion.  Beverages provided. 



   Wednesday, November 05, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Friday, November 07, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Wednesday, November 12, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Friday, November 14, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, November 18, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Build with Legos using your imagination.  Children's creation will be on display in the library until the next meeting.



   Wednesday, November 19, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, November 20, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Friday, November 21, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Wednesday, November 26, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, December 02, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Build with Legos using your imagination.  Children's creation will be on display in the library until the next meeting.



   Wednesday, December 03, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Friday, December 05, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Wednesday, December 10, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Friday, December 12, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Tuesday, December 16, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5 and up

Build with Legos using your imagination.  Children's creation will be on display in the library until the next meeting.



6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
Pick your own book and share it with the group.  Share your thoughts or just listen.  Attend as many meetings as you like.  New members always warmly welcomed.  Copies of the selected title are available to borrow about one month before the discussion. 



   Wednesday, December 17, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, December 18, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Friday, December 19, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Stories for Sprouting Readers
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-5 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Wednesday, December 31, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Tales and Tunes for Tots
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 1.5-3 and siblings
Enjoy stories and songs with Tracy



   Thursday, January 22, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Thursday, February 26, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Thursday, March 26, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Thursday, April 23, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Thursday, May 28, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Thursday, June 25, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Thursday, July 30, 2015
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Event Location: Gilman Room on lower level
Contact: Leslie McDonnell   508-429-0617
lmcdonnell@minlib.net
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all.