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LiveWires: To Bee or Not To Bee: Hive Survival & Honey Tasting

Tuesday July 25 @ 7:00 pm Travel inside a beehive to learn about this fascinating, hardworking, social insect & its vital role in humanity’s survival on Earth. After the presentation bee whisperer Kenneth Warchol offers a variety of fine local honey to sample.
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Teen Review: Scythe by Neil Shusterman

If you’re looking for a great recommendation from other teen readers, try this one!
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Staff Picks: The Party by Robyn Harding

Kathy picks… The Party by Robyn Harding Are you looking for guilty pleasure summer reading?  Look no further.
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LiveWires Presents: Exploring the Charles River

Tuesday June 27 @ 7:00 – 8:30 pm Location: Community Room A & B Author and local river expert, Kathleen Rowe shares a wealth of information on the ins and out of many stops along this scenic river. Discover great adventures and surprising historic landmarks and places of quiet beauty in the Boston area as you gear up for summer. Book sale
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July 2017 Pints+Pages: Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

Meet up at Bertucci's on July 6 for Pints+Pages! Enjoy an evening out discussing the intriguing, mysterious book Before the Fall by Noah Hawley. Books are available in the holds area near the Borrower Services desk. Grab your copy now! To learn more about Pints+Pages, visit our Book Groups page.
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Staff Picks: Before the Fall by Noah Hawley

Lorraine picks… Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
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LiveWires: Reducing Stress through Meditation

Reducing Stress through Meditation Wed 6/21 @ 10:00 am, RPL. Come to this workshop to learn a simple yet powerful meditation technique that can help enrich your personal, professional and spiritual life.
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LiveWires: A Combat Experience in Vietnam with John Olivere

Tuesday, May 23 @ 7:00 pm Author, veteran, Purple Heart recipient, and musician John Olivere will discuss his book, "We Regret To Inform You: A Combat Experience In Vietnam".
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Civil Civics: First Amendment Freedoms

Wed May 17 @ 7:00 pm Civil Civics: First Amendment Freedoms Join fellow citizens & an ACLU advocate for a lively refresher on the five First Amendment freedoms. Because Democracy is not a spectator sport!
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