Events Calendar / August 04, 2017

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Drop-in Baby Lapsit

Come sing and play with words, rhyme, and puppets at baby lapsit time!  Parents can network while babies pick up phonological awareness, one of six foundations of future reading success. 

Ages 0-2 with caregiver.

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Films Plus Lunch for Kids

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, August 2 through August 25

The Framingham Public Library will be offering films and lunch three days a week this summer to children under the age of 18. Drop by, eat, watch some movie shorts, and pick up some summer reading while you’re here. August 2 will feature Bill Nye, the Science Guy (no movie will accompany lunch on August 4); August 7, 9, and 11 will feature Scooby Doo; August 14, 16 and 18 will feature Spongebob Squarepants; and August 21, 23 and 25 will feature Tom and Jerry.

Ages 18 and under.

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Brown Bag Learning Series: Sisters in Crime

The Framingham Public Library is pleased to accept the "We Love Libraries" grant from "Sisters in Crime". Join us as we welcome "Sisters in Crime" authors: Susan Oleksiw, Lisa Lieberman and Carolyn Wilkins for a panel discussion. They will speak briefly about where they get their ideas, how they write their books and then give a short reading. 

About Susan Oleksiw:
Susan is the author of the Mellingham series and the Anita Ray series.  Susan was a co-founder of Level Best Books, which publishes an annual anthology of crime fiction, and a co-founder of  the Larcom Press and the Larcom Review. She is a member of Sisters in Crime and the Mystery Writers of America.

About Lisa Lieberman:
Lisa is the author of the Cara Walden series of historical mysteries featuring blacklisted Hollywood people in postwar Europe. She is a member of Sisters in Crime and Mystery Writers of America.

About Carolyn Wilkins:
Carolyn is the author of two mysteries, featuring college choir director and amateur sleuth, Bertie Bigelow: "Melody for Murder" and "MOJO for Murder". She is a Professor of Ensembles at Berklee College of Music.