Latest News and Announcements

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!

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
THINK SPRING! SOUTHWICK ZOO OPENS IN APRIL
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.  The Zoo will open sometime in April. 

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.

WE HAVE TAX FORMS
The IRS will not be sending instructions but we have copies you can borrow
The IRS is only sending libraries the standard 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ forms.  No other forms will be sent to us.  However, we can find and print forms online for you for 10 cents per page.  Visit IRS.gov or call 1-800-829-3676 to have forms delivered to your home. 
FOREIGN FILM NIGHT
Thurs, March 26 at 7 pm

LUCKY (South African):  How can an orphaned, homeless boy ever be called "lucky?"  Over his mother's grave, Lucky vows to make something of himself and creates a bond with an elderly Indian woman to do so.

We provide beverages.  Feel free to bring a snack or popcorn.  Sponsored by the Friends.  Everyone welcome

Want to download ebooks or request print books right now but don't have a library card?
Sign up for temporary card online now
Click here 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.