The Library will be closed Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day.

Memorial Hall Library

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Are you shopping for a new computer?

On Monday, June 5 at 10am, staff librarian, Theo Kontos, will teach you what to look for in a new computer, go over some of the parts of the computer, and touch briefly on upgrading/repairing the machine you have. He’ll discuss what ram does and how much you need, the difference...

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FamilySearch: The World's Largest Genealogy Project

If you’ve found family history documents online, there’s a good chance you have FamilySearch to thank. Come learn more on Thursday June 1st at 7:00 p.m.

Founded and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch, the world’s largest repository of genealogical...

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Shawsheen, Shawshin

There is new artwork on the roof deck.

The roof deck on Level 1 is now home to a striking bronze and stainless steel portrait of the Shawsheen River, 'Shawsheen, Shawshin 1692-2017.' Created by artists, Gene and Susan Flores, the piece is based on a hand drawn map from 1692, which shows the river in its most undisturbed state, and...

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Introducing our new catalog!

If you haven't already noticed we have a new catalog! Thank you for your patience during the transition the last few days. We're so excited to be able to offer this new system to our patrons. The new system comes with some great updates and new features.

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Preschool Music

Musical Mornings

Peter Sheridan is back this Friday May 19th at 10am in Memorial Hall to share his lovely musical show with us featuring familiar songs, puppets, books and other props.  Wear your dancing shoes for a fun Friday Musical Morning.  Please register online...

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MHL Library Card

Are you planning a visit to the library this week?

If you're planning to visit the library this week to borrow materials, you may want to bring along your library card for faster service. During the changeover to the new catalog, we can still look up your records, but it may take a while. The new catalog is scheduled to launch on Thursday, May...

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Activity Room art

Kid's Coloring Craze

Are you crazy about coloring?  If you're in Grades 3-5, stop by the Activity Room this Thursday, anytime between 3:30-4:30 pm,  and join in some coloring fun!  There will be lots of coloring pages available for you to color with colored pencils, markers, and gel pens!  Come color with us and let...

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Yoga

Little Yoga

Not your average yoga class!   Stand Tall Family Yoga is offering a class for walkers-age 5 with a parent or caregiver on Wednesday, May 17th at 6:30pm.  A lively form of yoga that involves child friendly yoga poses, games, stories, songs and mini relaxation to end the class. Perfect for littles...

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MCBA 2017 winner

Massachusetts Children's Book Award Winners

The winner of the 2017 MCBA is El Deafo by Cece Bell.  Honor books in random order include:  ...

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Florence Foster Jenkins

The MHL Thursday Movie is Florence Foster Jenkins.

On Thursday, May 11 at 6:30pm, learn the story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed...

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