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NEW BOOKS & AUDIOS

New Books

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All the Children
Are Home

Author: Francis, Patry
Published: 2021

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And Then She
Vanished

Author: Jones, Nick
Published: 2021

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The Factory Witches
of Lowell

Author: Malerich, C.S.

Published: 2021

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The Light of Days

Author: Batalion, Judy
Published: 2021

New Audiobooks on CD

The Four Winds

Author: Hannah, Kristin
Published: 2021

Keep Sharp

Author: Gupta,
Sanjay
Published: 2020

The Restaurant

Author: Kelley, Pamela

Published: 2020

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Show Me the Honey

Author: Doroghy, Dave

On Hoopla: 2020

New Movies Available On Kanopy

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The Assistant

Genre: Drama

Run time: 88 min.

Lucky Grandma

Genre: Comedy

Run time: 88 min.

The Mole Agent

Genre: Documentary

Run time: 90 min.

Save Yourselves

Genre: Science Fiction

Run time: 93 min.

STAFF PICKS – BORROW OR PLACE A HOLD

The Last Year
of the War

Recommended by

Melissa

The Devil in the
White City

Recommended by

Melissa

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This Is How It
Always Is

Suggested by

Jessica

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Yellow Wife

Recommended by

Laurie

ADULT PROGRAMS

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All Library Programs Are Currently On Hold

 

Adult Coloring

Come on in on Monday nights and enjoy a quiet, meditative time just for you.  From 7-8:30 PM (6-7:30 in the summer) on the Lower Level.  Teens ages 15 and up, also welcome.

Book Clubs

The library has five Adult book discussion groups that meet regularly.  Discussion titles are available to borrow with your library card at the Circulation Desk on the Main Level four weeks before each meeting date. Books are due back on the day/night of the discussion. All readers are always welcome! Often large print and audiobook editions of the book club selections are also available.

Monthly Movie Night

Join us the second Wednesday night of the month for popcorn and a free showing of a newly-released-on-DVD movie on the big screen in the Logan Auditorium. Second showing the following afternoon (Thursday). Check online calendar or monthly newsletter for titles and times.  No registration required; the first 100 people will be admitted. Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

All Library Programs Are Currently On Hold

 

Open Scrabble Play

Stop by for open Scrabble play on Thursday nights.  Play starts promptly at 6:30 PM on the Lower Level (6:00 during the summer). Come alone or bring a friend. We supply the boards. You supply the words!

Author Talks

The library periodically hosts authors speaking about their recent publications.  Some author events require tickets, which are free and generally available two weeks in advance.  Check the online calendar for more information about upcoming programs, such as Coffee with Local Authors.

Saturday Morning Writers’ Group

Support group for writers at all stages of the journey. The group meets monthly in the Reading Room on the library’s Main Level, on the second or third Saturday, 10:30-11:30 PM. No meetings in July, August, and December.

Trivia Night

Quarterly themed trivia nights are held for adults. Low-key and fun, trivia nights are also open to older teens and family teams.