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“Ask Me Anything” Entrepreneur Session with Sheila Clarke

On October 1, we invite you to an Ask Me Anything session with local entrepreneur Sheila Clarke of M & H Interiors.
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Playdate for Families!

Join us for a special family literacy and wellness event on Saturday, October 13 @ 10:30 - 12:00 pm. It will include the launch of our 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten initiative, a Halloween StoryWalk, make-and-take busy bags for families, and more!
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Borrow the unexpected: Kids’ Ozobot Kit

Robots, coloring, dance parties, oh my! With the Ozobot Kit, Children ages 6 and up can experiment with coding at home.
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Library Closing: Columbus Day

The Library will be closed Monday, October 8 in observance of Columbus Day. Our normal hours resume on Tuesday, October 9, 2018.
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Library Pass Alert: UMASS Lowell Hockey

Borrow passes to UMASS Lowell Hockey games this winter! Go River Hawks!
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Play Chess @The Studio

Join us monthly to learn and play chess in the studio. The next few dates are September 22, October 27 and November 24.
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Reading History: The Supervisor of Drawing Report

Browsing through the Annual Report of the School Committee in the 1899 Town Reports, a curious title caught my eye, the Report of Supervisor of Drawing. Read more about it.
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Book Group Gold

One kiss leads to lifelong impact on two families in this compelling domestic novel.
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LiveWires: Cut and Paste Genetics: The Science and Ethics of Human Genome Modification

LiveWires: Cut and Paste Genetics: The Science and Ethics of Human Genome Modification, Tue 9/25 @ 7:00pm
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