Latest News and Announcements
LIBRARY CLOSED ON MON, APR 20 FOR PATRIOTS DAY
Take out a new DVD on Sat, Apr 18 and return it before closing on Tues, Apr 21 and pay just $ 1
COMMON THREADS: THE POETRY OF OUR LIVES
discussion on Thurs, April 30 at 7 pm
A reading/discussion for people who love poetry. Read the poems (available to borrow with a valid card from the library or downloaded from www.masspoetry.org/commonthreads) and attend the discussion. Led by Chryso Lawless. Bring your thoughts and ideas or simply listen. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Free and open to all. Bring a friend!
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Thurs, April 23 at 7 pm
Thurs, Apr 23 at 7 pm: Shun Li and the Poet:
In Italian and Mandaran with English subtitles: Shun Li works to pay
off the broker who has brought her to Italy from China and longs to be
reunited with her young son. When she meets an older fisherman, a
friendship grows transcending their different cultures.
We provide beverages. Feel free to bring a snack or popcorn. Sponsored by the Friends. Everyone welcome
SOUTHWICKS ZOO IS OPEN
We have discount tickets for $14 each at the children's desk on the lower level
That's $10 off adult admission and $4 off child admission. All sales are final. Tickets do not expire and can be used on any day. We accept cash and checks made out to the Friends of the Holliston Library. Mail order is available with a check and self-addressed envelope.
WHAT DO I READ NEXT?
Have you read Gone Girl and the Girl on the Train?
Check out this list of twisting, turning reads to keep you guessing until the last page
EARLY RISERS: THE LIBRARY IS OPEN AT 9 AM ON SATURDAYS
WE HAVE ELECTRONIC READERS YOU CAN TAKE HOME
3 weeks at no charge with a valid library card to residents over 18
Nook, Kindle Fire or Kindle Paperwhite. Loaded with bestsellers and audio for adults and teens including The Girl on the Train and Nightingale.
Want to download ebooks or request print books right now but don't have a library card?
Sign up for temporary card online now
to find out more. Visit the library with identification to convert your eCard to a permanent card within 30 days.
NEW! STREAMING VIDEO FROM OVERDRIVE
A new collection of 100 feature films, documentaries and instructional videos
Videos are streaming, not downloadable, so a constant Internet connection is needed. Three day loan period. Titles are found in the same catalog
as e-books and downloadable audiobooks.
INTRODUCING ONE CLICK DIGITAL
The downloadable audio that's really just one click
Ready to download: Big Little Lies; One Plus One; Written in My Own Heart's Blood, Cut and Thrust and Windigo Island.
JOIN THE MORNING BOOK CLUB OR THE HISTORY BOOK CLUB
New members warmly welcomed
Click here to learn more.
WANT TO HELP THE LIBRARY AT NO COST TO YOU?
The Friends have several affinity programs that raise funds for the library
Do you have a TD Bank account? Shop Amazon.com? Purchase insurance? Click here
to find out how you can participate AT NO COST TO YOU.