April 26, 2012

Loving Libraries

These statistics are a couple of years old, but very interesting.
Please consider becoming a member of the Friends. And come to the book sale May 19th.

Remember that our community also has school libraries and college libraries which need your concern and support.






Posted by library at 01:53 PM

April 20, 2012

Anniversaries

seats in Fenway

1912 Fenway Park
1912 The sinking of the Titanic (Hardy's poem)
and 1962 The Snowy Day (did you know the drawings of Peter were based on a real boy?)

Posted by library at 01:11 PM

April 19, 2012

Les Misérables

The show: Montgomery Blair High School this weekend and next.

The book: final Friends of the Library discussion May 16th.

Blair Schedule:

  • April 20 7:30PM
  • April 21 7:30PM
  • April 22 2PM
  • April 28 7:30PM
  • April 29 7:30PM

Price for the Blair production $10, $7 for students.

The reading group is free and open to everyone.

Posted by library at 03:32 PM

April 10, 2012

National Library Week 2012

NPR's Brooke Gladstone on public libraries




Posted by library at 02:07 PM

April 02, 2012

Favorite Poem Evening 2012

Again this year we'll celebrate a special poetry night. Please come and listen to a selection of poems chosen by community members. It really is wonderful. Last year was our biggest poetry night ever.

April 10th. Food of course.

Have a favorite poem that you are willing to read? (This is a very friendly audience.)
Contact Ellen at 301.891.7259 or e-mail your selection to her.

Posted by library at 12:13 PM
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