Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Lego Club
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ages 5&up Build whatever you can imagine with Legos provided by the library.


Tuesday, August 14, 2018
KNITTING CLUB
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Beginners and experienced knitters welcome. Bring your latest project, get help with problems or get instruction from an expert. This is an informal drop-in.


Tuesday, August 14, 2018
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Pick your own book and share it with the group. New members always welcome.


Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Tales and Tunes Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Marshmallow Island, - an adventure in WorldMusic
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
by Mystic Drumz all ages This adventure blends multicultural music themes and interactive audience participation featuring eclectic instruments sourced from around the world. Bring the whole family to laugh and learn together! Sign up at the Children's Desk.


Thursday, August 16, 2018
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


Friday, August 17, 2018
Drop-in Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Tales and Tunes Storytime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
ages 1.5-5 Listen to stories and sing songs with Ms. Tracy!


Thursday, August 23, 2018
Drop-in Craft
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
ages 2-8 Drop in anytime and do a craft or two!


Friday, August 24, 2018
Drop-in Playgroup
10:15 AM - 12:30 PM
all ages Make new friends, have a cup of coffee and play with toys provided by the library.


Friday, August 24, 2018
Ice Cream Social
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ages 3-12 Bring your reading and enjoy ice cream and prizes provided by the Friends of the Library


Monday, August 27, 2018
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read Thrity Unrigar's The Space Between Us and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


Monday, September 10, 2018
MOVIE MONDAYS: THE BOOK CLUB
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
An all-star cast including Jane Fonda and Candace Bergman portrays 4 life-long friends as they seek love and good books. Rated PG-13. 103 minutes. (Can't attend this screening? See Sept 17 for Ladies Night Out or borrow the DVD from the library.)


Thursday, September 13, 2018
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Read March 1917 by William Eglund. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


Monday, September 17, 2018
LADIES NIGHT OUT
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday September 17th at 6:30 pm Grab your best friend or your sister for pizza, salad and a screening of The Book Club starring Jane Fonda, Candace Bergman and Diane Keaton. Share some laughs with this story about women who read. Free but please sign up by Sept 15. 508-429-0617 or Lmcdonnell@minlib.net. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. (Men welcome, too.)


Wednesday, September 19, 2018
SPANISH CONVERSATION GROUP
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
As a Spanish teacher and translator, Magdelana Bernal will be on hand to help beginning and intermediate learners improve their skills by actually conversing with a fluent speaker and each other. Open to teens and adults. If attendance warrants, this group will meet monthly in the future.


Thursday, September 27, 2018
FEASTING WITH YOUR INSTANT POT
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
with Liz Barbour from Creative Feast. An Instant Pot is the hottest new kitchen appliance--a slower cooker and a pressure cooker in one! Liz will demonstrate how to get the most from it and you'll get to eat. This program is limited to 35. You must register to attend beginning Sept 10. (Register early as cooking demos fill very quickly.) Free and open to all. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


Monday, October 1, 2018
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read Kate Quinn's The Alice Network and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


Thursday, October 4, 2018
MEET THE AUTHOR: CHRIS BOHJALIAN
7:00 PM - 8:00 AM
Bestselling author Chris Bohjalian will join us for the first half hour BY SKYPE to talk about his latest novel The Flight Attendant with a discussion to follow. Chris is donating his time. Copies of the book can checked out at any time.


Tuesday, October 16, 2018
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Read The Road to Camelot by Thomas Oliphant. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


Thursday, October 25, 2018
MONET'S MAGIC with Greg Maichack
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Greg returns with another hands-on pastel workshop. You will learn the techniques to create and take home your own masterpiece in the style of Claude Monet. All materials are included and no previous art experience is presumed. LIMITED TO 20. FREE BUT SIGN UP BEGINNING THURS, OCT 4. Greg is VERY popular so sign up early to avoid disappointment. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Holliston Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. Other funds are provided by the Friends of the Holliston Library.


Monday, November 5, 2018
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read Richard Russo's Trajectory and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


Thursday, November 15, 2018
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Read The Sleepwalkers by Christopher Clark. New members welcome. Copies of book available to borrow now.


Monday, December 3, 2018
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read Paulette Jiles' News of the World and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.


Tuesday, December 11, 2018
HISTORY BOOK CLUB
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Pick your own book and share it with the group. New members always welcome.


Monday, January 7, 2019
MORNING BOOK CLUB
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Read Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing and attend the discussion. Add your own thoughts or sit and listen. New members always warmly welcomed. Coffee included.