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QBG Reads… Juliet Takes A Breath & Reel Queer Watches… Imagine Me & You

Join Queer Book Group on Wednesday December 13th at 7pm in the 4th floor Conference Room for a discussion of the novel Juliet Takes A Breath by Gabby Rivera!  We’ll be voting on the next batch of books we’re reading … Continue reading

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You Haven’t Read __________ Yet!?

Librarians tend to be avid consumers of books & other media, but we’re only human & can’t read (or watch) it all!  This month we asked our librarians “What are some books/movies/TV series/etc. that you (or other people) can’t believe … Continue reading

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QBG’s Annual “Are You Feeling Pot-lucky?” Potluck!

It’s November, which means Wednesday November 29th @ 7pm (in the downstairs Community Room) will be our annual “Are You Feeling Pot-lucky?” Potluck!  Bring a dish to share with the group if you’re able, otherwise come enjoy the labor of others!  … Continue reading

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Who Would You Like To Meet?

We asked our librarians for some characters or people from books, film, music, or games that they would like to meet in real life.  Here are the answers! There are so many characters I’d love to hang out with, it … Continue reading

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Open Enrollment for Health Insurance Starts November 1st

In case you haven’t heard, Open Enrollment for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act is November 1, 2017 through January 23, 2018 in Massachusetts.  (A more generous time frame than the federal government’s enrollment period, which is only open … Continue reading

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How To Survive A Plague – Double Feature

In October we’re reading & watching How To Survive A Plague! Join QBG in discussing the book How To Survive A Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS by David France on Wednesday October 25th. “…the … Continue reading

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Staff Picks for Hispanic Heritage Month

This month our librarians weigh in on their favorite media that are by Latinx & Hispanic creators or about Latinx & Hispanic characters! I loved season one of Jane the Virgin. Set in Miami and parodying the telenovela style, it … Continue reading

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Book Lists for Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15, 2017 through October 15, 2017 is Hispanic Heritage Month! Want to read some great books by Hispanic & Latinx authors or featuring Hispanic & Latinx characters?  Look no further! Remezcla has 10 books to help you get through … Continue reading

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

September 15, 2017 through October 15, 2017 is Hispanic Heritage Month!  Come visit the library and check out our display featuring information & books by and about Hispanic & Latinx-Americans. Here’s some information about the history & celebration of Hispanic … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Books of All Time (Today)

What happens when you ask a librarian for a list of their favorite books of all time?  You get answers like this: “This may be the most impossible question of all times, and it’s constantly a moving target.” “Oh no!! … Continue reading

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