Upcoming Events

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Creature Teachers
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
all ages
They are bringing their live zoo to the library!  We will have an exciting look at some of the most unique creatures on earth.



Thursday, July 24, 2014
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
ages 2-8
Get out of the summer heat and do a science or summer themed craft.
11-2pm and 4-5pm



Thursday, July 24, 2014
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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
Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 2-5
Sing songs and listen to stories with Tracy!



Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Movie Night
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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
Pamela PinterParsons movement class
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Ages 3& up
Come sing and dance and move with Miss Pamela!



Monday, August 04, 2014
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
Mad Science
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
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
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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
Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 2-5
Sing songs and listen to stories with Tracy!



Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
Under Pressure!
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
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
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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
Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 2-5
Sing songs and listen to stories with Tracy!



Tuesday, August 19, 2014
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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
Ice cream Social
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring popcorn or a snack.  Free and open to all. 



Monday, September 08, 2014
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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
ADVENTURES IN LIFELONG LEARNING
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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
HOLLLISTON GIRL SCOUT INFORMATION SHOWCASE
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Come and find out what being a girl scout is all about and how to register. 



Saturday, September 27, 2014
HOLLLISTON GIRL SCOUT INFORMATION SHOWCASE
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Come and find out what being a girl scout is all about and how to register. 



Monday, October 06, 2014
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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. 



Tuesday, October 21, 2014
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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. 



Monday, November 03, 2014
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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.