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Jim Femia

Get a jump on college planning and financial aid.

Parents and students are invited to a free workshop on Tuesday, November 1 at 7pm in Memorial Hall. Jim Femia, a Certified College Planning Specialist, will cover how families of all income levels may be eligible for financial aid, which colleges offer the best financial aid packages, how to...

The Danish Girl

Free monthly movie screenings are returning on Thursday, October 27 at 6:30pm.

We're pleased to announce the return of free movie screenings in Memorial Hall. The next film will be The Danish Girl, starring Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander and Amber Heard. The fictitious love story is loosely inspired by the lives of Danish artists, Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. The... Read more

Ted Reinstein

Ted Reinstein returns to MHL.

On Thursday, November 3rd at 7pm, Chronicle reporter and author, Ted Reinstein, returns to Memorial Hall Library to share his new book, Wicked Pissed: New England's Most Famous Feuds. New England is as dotted with colorful and fascinating feuds as it is with low stone walls and... Read more

Garlic floral arrangement

Betsy Williams will help you get ready for the November and December holidays.

On Wednesday, November 9 at 7pm, we welcome back floral designer Betsy Williams, to demonstrate how to use fresh fruits, vegetables, woody herbs, and locally sourced evergreens for holiday decorating. One arrangement will be given as a door prize. RSVP... Read more

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OverDrive Announcement

Attention OverDrive users! Advantage titles are now merged into the shared MVLC OverDrive collection !

What this means:

  • The number of items available to you has grown from 11,000 to 28,000 items.
  • The number of unique titles has grown from 7,000 items to 12,000 items.
  • Most holds will be filled much faster.
  • Virtually all OverDrive titles are now included and clickable in the online MVLC catalog, as well as the OverDrive interface.
  • The OverDrive Advantage...

New and Notable Music Releases


Adam & the Ants--Kings of the Wild Frontier
A reissue of Adam Ant’s breakthrough 2nd album from 1980. He’ll be... Read more

Wanted: Your Ideas!

Have a suggestion for how we can improve our services? Is there a program you would like to see here at MHL?

We would love to hear your ideas! Put them in our virtual Suggestion Box! Click here to tell us your thoughts. 


What to watch next

Wondering what to watch next?

Check out our DVD suggestions, courtesy of Justin, our resident movie expert! You can flip through the virtual binder or peruse the actual binder in the Feature Film section.

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