Location: Somerville, MA
There are 11 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.
226 Pearl St., Somerville, MA 02145
79 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143
19 Bow St., Somerville, MA 02143
115 Broadway, Somerville, MA
55 Elm St., Somerville, MA 02144
45 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
694 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02144
25 White Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
1299 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
1 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
1771 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140
34 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
826 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA
26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Knafel Building, Concourse Level, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
450 Jefferson Laboratory 17 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
12 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
29 Oxford Street, Boston, MA 02138
Science Center, 7th Floor, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Science Center 1 Oxford Street, Room 318, Cambridge, MA 02138-2901
Science Center Room 250, One Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Free! All are welcome!
Please note: The West Branch Library is not wheelchair accessible. Individuals who need auxiliary aids for effective communication or any other reasonable accommodation are invited to make their needs known to the City's ADA Coordinator, Betsy Allen. She can be reached at 617-625-6600 x2323 or email@example.com. The City of Somerville's disability policy can be found on the City's Commission for Persons with Disabilities page. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
3rd Grade Book Club
Join Mrs. S and those in 3rd grade for a stimulating discussion.
Help choose the next book to read.
Signup in the Children's Room to get a copy of each month's book selection. (added from Eventkeeper)
Meet Author and Illustrator Matt Tavares!
Meet the Author and Illustrator ofGrowing Up Pedro
Books will be available to purchase for signing
This program generously funded by the Saugus Public Library Foundation (added from Eventkeeper)
Eric J. Dolin local author
Tuesday, May 31st at 7pm, local author Eric J. Dolin will speak about his latest book, Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse. (added from Eventkeeper)
Mystery Book Club
Mystery Book Club
Participants in the 15th season of the book club will read books that have the American Justice system as a backdrop. Each month we will discuss a different legal thriller and copies will be available at the library. Join in for one discussion, two or all nine! Light refreshments served.
Last but not least, the 15th season will finish with True Justice by Robert Tanenbaum (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Bookzilla Book club for readers aged 8 - 11 meets the first Wednesday of every month. Keep checking back for a list of books! Please note that this first meeting is not at the regular time. (added from Eventkeeper)
Flight of the Sparrow: Weds. Night Bookclub
Flight of the Sparrow by Amy Belding Brown. Historical fiction, 2014. "In 1676, Mary Rowlandson is captured by Indians and sold into the service of a powerful woman tribal leader where she, a pawn in the ongoing bloody struggle between English settlers and native people, witnesses harrowing brutality as well as unexpected kindness. -library catalog. Available in paperback and large print (added from Eventkeeper)
TECH HELP DROP IN
Curious about our new "Universal Classroom" classes? Trying to figure out that new phone or laptop? Have specific questions about using different programs (Word, Excel, Facebook, etc)? Need help downloading books to your device? Drop by during our tech hour for help!
First come-first served, no registration required!
Make Sure To Bring The Following:
-Your library card (any library card from Old Colony Library Network will do) and pin#.
-If you are bringing a laptop or device please remember your power cable and mouse.
-Any passwords you may need to access your accounts.
-If you do not have a library card come early to sign up for one at the desk (bring a photo id and current piece of mail with your address).
Don’t forget you can sign up for free classes at your convenience with your Randolph library card through Universal Class: http://turnerfreema.universalclass.com
Ask about Tech Help now available in Creole!!! (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Strong Women in Literature
The Strong Women in Literature book club is open to all. Please join us for a lively discussion. We meet on the first Thursday of the month. Titles for upcoming months will be available soon.
For more information please contact Barbara Bryant. (added from Eventkeeper)
Author/Physican Peter Grinspoon
Author/Physician Peter Grinspoon
will talk about his book, "Free Refills: A doctor confronts his addiction"
and his recovery process.
Free. Light refreshments will be served. Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Winthrop Public Library
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Teen Book Babble
Every month teens in grades 7-12 are invited to join us as we chat about a selected book over pizza. New members always welcomed!
This month we will be discussing When I Was the Greatest by Jason Reynolds
"Ali's got enough going on, between school and boxing and helping out at home. His best friend Noodles, though. Now there's a dude looking for trouble—and, somehow, it's always Ali around to pick up the pieces. But, hey, a guy's gotta look out for his boys, right? Besides, it's all small potatoes; it's not like anyone's getting hurt. And then there's Needles. Needles is Noodles's brother. He's got a syndrome, and gets these ticks and blurts out the wildest, craziest things. It's cool, though: everyone on their street knows he doesn't mean anything by it. Yeah, it's cool...until Ali and Noodles and Needles find themselves somewhere they never expected to be...somewhere they never should've been—where the people aren't so friendly, and even less forgiving." (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Read It & Eat It! Cookbook Discussion Group
The theme for this meeting is Smitten Kitchen. Participants can either use the Smitten Kitchen cookbook or the blog located at www.smittenkitchen.com
Join NPL staff and others who share a passion for cookbooks to discuss and sample the fares of some today's more celebrated cookbook titles. Copies of the selected title(s) will be available for checkout at the circulation desk weeks prior to the discussion. After we have all had a chance to peruse and perhaps sample some of the recipes at home, we will meet in the library to share our thoughts and samplings prepared from the selected title(s). Although, bringing a prepared dish is not required, it is encouraged. Registration is required. (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
John Keklak Sports Photography Exhibit (Fowler Branch)
John Keklak, a resident of Sudbury, has been an avid sports photographer for several decades. His objective as a photographer is to capture the emotional intensity and focus of an athlete, whether they are a world-class runner or a four-year-old playing in their first soccer game.
Many of his photos have been published by the Sudbury Town Crier, the Boston Herald, US Track and Field, and ESPN. Photos from the 2014 USATF Masters National Championships are featured in the book "Mastering Running" by world-ranked runner and coach Dr. Cathy Utzschneider. His weekly "Viewfinder" photo essays were a feature in the Sudbury Patch for several years. A collection of Mr. Keklak's photos will be on exhibit at the Concord Library during June 2016.
On Monday, June 13th at 7 p.m. (Fowler Branch), Mr. Keklak will give a presentation about taking great sports photos.
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Revisiting Our History in Iraq part 3
With Lincoln Resident Michael O'Brien at Bemis Hall
In Fiasco : The American Military Adventure in Iraq (Penguin 2006), senior Pentagon correspondent for the Washington Post Thomas Ricks documented the failure of both the civilan and military leadership in the Iraq War. Please read the book (copies are Lavailable at the Lincoln Library) to join in a discussion of it and the film No End In Sight.
Co-sponsored with the Lincoln COA (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
Just think....write now!
Create the life you want through setting goals, positive thinking and purposeful journaling. This group explores the latest scientific discoveries about the brain and how it works, emotional well-being, and health as well as ancient philosophies about the nature of consciousness and the human experience. Self reflection and journal work enhance the group discussions. This year we will be studying some of the universal laws and this month we will be working with the book "Life is Good: the book" by Bert and John Jacobs.
Please join us! (added from Eventkeeper)… (more)
REGIS COLLEGE BOOK GROUP
This group will meet in the Conference Room. (added from Eventkeeper)
Friends Book Sale: Preview Night at Spence Farm
The Friends of the Woburn Public Library kick-off their annual book sale at Spence Farm with a Preview Night for Friends members. Non-members can become Friends at the door. The sale includes books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs, and a small selection of historical books. Credit cards are accepted. (added from Eventkeeper)
Daniel R. Coquillette and Bruce A. Kimball, On the Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, the First Century
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing
Adam Rothman, Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery
, Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery
Speaking at the Boston Public Library, South End Branch (added from Harvard University Press)
Gordon Teskey, The Poetry of John Milton
2016 New England Authors Expo
2016 New England Authors Expo
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Danversport Yacht Club – 161 Elliott St, Danvers, MA 01923
This event will be held at the Danversport Yacht Club in Danvers, MA. Set up starts at 10:00 am and the doors open to the public at 4:00 pm. The event runs till 9:00 pm. We have room for up to 140 authors and illustrators.
The New England Authors Expo is the largest grassroots literary event in New England. It has over 1,000 authors, illustrators, publishers, printers and other publishing professionals on its contact list. By working together we put on book sales and other book related events though out the year. We try to keep our fees as low as possible so that every author will be able to attend our events. The event is free to the public. (Chris177)… (more)
Leonard Cassuto, The Graduate School Mess: What Caused It and How We Can Fix It
Jeffrey L. Amestoy, Slavish Shore: The Odyssey of Richard Henry Dana Jr.
Mara Prentiss, Energy Revolution: The Physics and the Promise of Efficient Technology
, Energy revolution: The Physics and the Promise of Efficient Technology
Science Research Lecture at Harvard University (added from Harvard University Press)
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