Monthly Archives: November 2014

Nov 25 is game night

Stop by for some pre-Thanksgiving board game fun! Bring your favorite games, or play some of ours. As always, gaming begins at 6pm, but you can drop in anytime until we wrap it up at 8:45. Game night is for … Continue reading

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But wait, there’s more!

More fiction, that is…just one floor up in the paperback section. If you’re a casual browser who doesn’t often stray from the first floor, you might not be aware of our great collection of paperback books on the second floor. … Continue reading

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Next Not-So-Young Adult Book Group Meeting

The next NSYA Book Group meeting will be on December 15 at 7pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room. We’ll be discussing Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan. Here’s the description from Goodreads: One cold night, … Continue reading

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Queer Book Group / Social and game night, together again. 11/19/14

It’s here!  And a week sooner than you probably expected (blame the turkey)! Game night:  Speed-Scrabble, Ticket to Ride, TriBond.  Whatever you decide to bring to the party – we’re playing it. Wednesday, November 19th at 7 PM in the 4th … Continue reading

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Giving thanks for two special friends

As Thanksgiving rolls around we are reminded of a couple of young friends we’ve been meaning to thank for being awesome library supporters. Their names are Kaya Gehlbach and Nora Starhill. Kaya and Nora love to borrow and read books from … Continue reading

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Weekend reading

It’s getting a little chillier, and the good thing about cold weather is that it’s the perfect excuse to stay in and snuggle up under a blanket with a good book. But which book? Funny you should ask…we have lots … Continue reading

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Reminder: last Staff Picks Book Group meeting before hiatus

This month, we’re reading Stephanie Coontz’s book A Strange Stirring: The Feminine Mystique and American Women and the Dawn of the 1960s. I’d like to share a little bit about how I came to choose this book, and what I’ve … Continue reading

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Wishing a fond farewell to Library Director Ryan Livergood

Library staff and Trustees invite one and all to bid farewell to outgoing Library Director Ryan Livergood today, Thursday, Nov. 6, from 3-5 p.m. in the Reading Room. Ryan has served as Library Director for two years and was Assistant … Continue reading

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Game Night! QBG-style! 11/19/14

Queer Book Group / Social is hosting a game night.  Please join us for an evening of board games, mild-to-medium trash talking, cutthroat gamesmanship, and more than a few honest-to-goodness belly laughs.  Call Rebecca if you have any questions.  781.316.3226. Wed., 11/19/14 … Continue reading

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Online resources: How do you find them?

The library offers a ton of digital resources, from e-books to databases, but in a way, all this information is invisible, or at least intangible: you can’t just come into the library, wander through the shelves, and pull down an … Continue reading

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