Wednesday, Feb 28 at 6:00 p.m.
Watch one of the 2018 Oscar-nominated films at the Library. On February 28, we will watch a movie about an unlikely friendship between and queen and a clerk. Other nominated films will be shown on March 7 and March 21. Call the Library for specific information or titles.
Thursday, March 1 Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Dr. Keith N. Darrow is a local hearing specialist who wrote the bestselling book, Stop Living in Isolation. In this book, Dr. Darrow documents ways to reduce the risks of developing dementia and exposes the devastating impacts of hearing loss if left unchecked. He will have free signed copies of his book at the program.
Wednesday March 7 at 6:00 p.m.
Watch one of the 2018 Oscar-nominated films at the Library. On March 7 we will view the world's first fully painted feature film about an important painter! This movie is rated PG13 On March 21 we will show another nominated film. Popcorn will be provided. Please call for more information or specific titles.
Friday, March 9 at 2:30 p.m.
We will be reading The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness. Join us for discussion and to select the next title!
Saturday, March 10 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Participants are encouraged to speak only in Italian for the two hours the Circolo meets. There is a fifteen minute coffee/English break around 11 AM. Anyone can suggest a topic of conversation. If it is reading, please bring ten copies of the material. We love songs, too, and poetry. Tutti sono benvenuti. All are welcome. Remember: If you don't use it, you lose it!
Wednesday, March 14 (3.14) all day
Celebrate one of the greatest numbers of all time! Get a free Table Talk Pie when you check out a book! Thanks to Worcester-based Table Talk Pies for the donations.
Join us on March 15 at 12:30 p.m. when we will discuss Lucky Us by Amy Bloom. Upcoming books are: The House Girl by Tara Conklin on April 19 and Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman May 17. Copies of the selected books will be available at the Library one month prior to the meeting date.
From March 16 - 24 (see detailed dates and times here)
Don't miss the Friends biggest fundraising event of the year! The Annual “Books 'n More Sale,” featuring hardcover and softcover books for all ages as well as audiobooks, CDs, DVDs and puzzles. There is something for everyone! Stop by and pick up a few bargains while supporting the Friends! Saturday, March 24 is Bag Day ($5.00 for a paper grocery bag full of books).
Wednesday March 21 at 6:00 p.m.
Watch one of the 2018 Oscar-nominated films at the Library. On March 21 we will watch an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business & the rise of a worldwide sensation. Popcorn will be provided. This movie is reated PG. Please call the Library for more information.
Fridays, April 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 1-4 p.m.
Between 1940 to 1944 Preston Sturges wrote and directed a streak of hits populated with zany characters, witty dialogue and a subversive sense of humor that somehow got past the Production Code. Join us for: The Great McGinty (1940), The Lady Eve (1941), Sullivan’s Travels (1941), and The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek (1944). Ms DiVerdi, a classic film columnist, will talk about the films, the times and the larger-than-life personality and talent of Preston Sturges. See more information here. or visit JoAnn's blog here: https://joanndiverdi.wordpress.com/.