News Below: Facebook! • Children’s Room • Eyeglass Donation • NEW Eclectic Book Club • Mystery Book Club • Flicks at Forbush • Community Display Case • Museum Passes • Use Evergreen • eBooks
Wanted: Part-Time Library Aide
The Forbush Memorial Library is looking for a part-time Library Aide. Read more information about this position and how to apply HERE.
Halloween Candy Drop Off
As in years past, folks wanting to make a donation of Halloween candy to their neighbors on Bacon Street are welcome to do so. They can be dropped off in the children’s room. The residents of Bacon Street with to thank all who have made donations over the years!
Children’s Room News!
October Storytime – Sign up required. Times are:
-Wednesday ages 0-2 at 10:00am and 2-4 year olds at 11:00am -Thursday ages 0-6 at 10:00am and 11:00am.
-The Halloween Costume Parade has been cancelled.
Story and Crafts for K to 2nd grade will be held on Tuesday, October 14th and 28th at 4:00pm.
Lego Club will be on Friday, October 17th at 3:30pm. For more information please call us at 978-874-7416, and ask to speak with a children’s librarian.
S.T.E.A.M.-ing Thru the Library
Come join Jana Harrison, Early Childhood Coordinator, as we explore the exciting world of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. This is a drop-in program that starts at 10am. For more information please call us at 978-874-7416, and ask to speak with a children’s librarian. All are welcome, no signup required.
60 Years of Godzilla!
On Saturday, November 1st at 11:00am, we will host a fun filled presentation celebrating Godzilla’s 60th anniversary. A local Godzilla expert will be on hand to discuss the origin of this famous movie monster and his enduring appeal!
Eclectic Book Club – NEW!
Join us at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, October 15th, when The Eclectic Book Club will be reading “The Turn of the Screw” by Henry James. All are welcome to attend. BE THERE!
Mystery Book Club
On Thursday, October 9 at 1:00pm, the Mystery Book Club will be reading “Grave Peril”, the third in the Dresden Files series by Jim Butcher. All are welcome to attend.
Flicks at Forbush
Our next flicks at Forbush will be held on Wednesdays, October 22nd at 1:00 pm. Please call us at 978-874-7416 closer to these dates for the titles of the films. These screenings are free and open to one and all.
The Westminster Lions Club is taking donations of used eyeglasses for those in need. The donation box is located at the side of the main check out desk. So far, there are over 75 pairs that have come in. The Lions Club thanks everyone for their donations.
Community Display Case – Dolls and Books
Our Display Case has been taken over by all sorts of dolls and books! Some very old, some brand new, some big, some tiny, some expensive, some inexpensive, some vinyl, some resin, some popular, some gone out of style. One that didn’t make it, is little Mr. Tin Man who had a bad fall and who’s heart (if he had one) is breaking because he wants to be there with Glinda, The Good Witch. If only his person would glue the top of his head back on! Make sure to visit them all on the top floor outside the elevator. If you have a collection you’d like to share, please leave your name at the circulation desk or call the library at 978-874-7416.
Passes for Museums and Other Great Places!
Looking for things to do and places to go this summer? Check out information on library passes and coupons on our Museum Passes page.
‘Evergreen’ Information for Patrons
Find e-Books for Your Kindle, Nook, iPad and More!
We have a lot of books, audiobooks and videos that can be downloaded to your electronic reading, listening or watching devices through the C/W Mars Digital Catalog. Read More…