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   Thursday, July 24, 2014
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8
Get out of the summer heat and do a science or summer themed craft.
11-2pm and 4-5pm



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
See Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (Taiwan) in which an introverted optometrist begins to question his life when his wife wants a new baby and he bumps into an old friend.  We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



   Friday, July 25, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-5
Sing songs and listen to stories with Tracy!



   Tuesday, July 29, 2014
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Movie Night
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
all ages
Come see a movie at the library.  I can't tell you the name online but can tell you it is filled with very popular building blocks.
Call the Children's Room to get the title.

Feel free to bring dinner or a snack with you.



   Thursday, July 31, 2014
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8
Get out of the summer heat and do a science or summer themed craft.
11-2pm and 4-5pm



   Friday, August 01, 2014
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Pamela PinterParsons movement class
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
Ages 3& up
Come sing and dance and move with Miss Pamela!



   Monday, August 04, 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 Dorothy Wickenden's Nothing Daunted.  Add 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. 



   Tuesday, August 05, 2014
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
Mad Science
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 4&up
Up, Up and Away!
Come be amazed by the principles of air pressure.  Watch as a soda bottle is crushed by the atmosphere in front of your eyes!
Sign up at the Children's Desk



   Thursday, August 07, 2014
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8
Get out of the summer heat and do a science or summer themed craft.
11-2pm and 4-5pm



   Friday, August 08, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-5
Sing songs and listen to stories with Tracy!



   Tuesday, August 12, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lego Club
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 5&up
Build a Lego creation out of your imagination and display it in the Children's Room all month!



   Wednesday, August 13, 2014
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Under Pressure!
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
families
Work together as a family with fizzy tablets to find out how sailors sent heavy cannon balls flying through the air.
Presented by the USS Constitution Museum and funded, in part, by a National Leadership Grant for Learning Experiences from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
Sign up at the Children's Desk



   Thursday, August 14, 2014
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8
Get out of the summer heat and do a science or summer themed craft.
11-2pm and 4-5pm



   Friday, August 15, 2014
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Storytime
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-5
Sing songs and listen to stories with Tracy!



   Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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 Scott Anderson's Lawrence in Arabia.  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. 



   Thursday, August 21, 2014
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop-in Craft
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 2-8
Get out of the summer heat and do a science or summer themed craft.
11-2pm and 4-5pm



   Friday, August 22, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Ice cream Social
Event Location: Gilman Room
Contact: Tracy Alexander   508 429 0619
talexander@minlib.net
ages 3-12
Bring your readling log and enjoy ice cream and prizes provided by the Friends of the Library.
Everyone gets a small prize for participating.
Drawings for bigger prizes based on age.



   Tuesday, August 26, 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. 



   Monday, September 08, 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 JoJo Moyes' Me Before You.  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. 



   Thursday, September 18, 2014
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 Lynn Olson's Those Angry Days.  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. 



   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.


   Thursday, September 25, 2014
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
HOLLLISTON GIRL SCOUT INFORMATION SHOWCASE
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. 



   Saturday, September 27, 2014
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
HOLLLISTON GIRL SCOUT INFORMATION SHOWCASE
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. 



   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. 



   Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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. 



   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. 



   Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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.