Events Calendar / April 12, 2017

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Drop-in Knitting

Unwind with your knitting and your crocheting at the library!  Share tips, conversation, and a love of making. Drop in for a little while or for the whole time. Instruction is provided if needed. Bring your own materials, although we do have some tools to get you started.  We look forward to seeing you every Wednesday from 10-11 and the second and fourth Saturday of the month. 

Stories for Scooters

Ages 0-3.
Twenty fun-filled minutes of tiny tales and tunes in interactive fashion for little library-goers and their adults, with playtime afterward!  

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Low Impact Exercise Class

Come and learn exercises to maintain healthy joints, increase strength and flexibility and improve overall stamina based on the Arthritis Foundation's land exercise program. This is a group, low impact exercise class and will include exercises for joint mobility and range of motion, muscle strengthening and stretching.
The class will also include a brief guided relaxation/meditation for stress reduction and pain management. Learn specific exercises for low back, hip and knee, hands and feet (including ankle and wrist joint mobility), upper back, neck and shoulders. No registration is required.

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LVM Literacy Unlimited Orientation Session

LVM Literacy Unlimited is the adult tutoring program of FPL. Interested in helping a newcomer learn English? Come to our orientation session to find out more.

The next 6-week tutor training begins April 19, 6-9:00pm (J Program Room).

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Sci-Fi Book Club: Too Like the Lightning

Too Like the Lightning by Ada Palmer
In the year 2454, people live in an uneasy utopian world. The paths of a convict whose punishment is to become the servant of anyone he encounters, and a spiritual adviser converge when they stumble across an unusual boy who could tip the balance of this hard earned utopian society.

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Films Around the World: Our Little Sister (2015)

Our Little Sister (Unimachi Diary)- Kore-eda Hirokazu, Japan 2015
Discussion Leader: Dr. Arthur Nolletti, Jr., Professor Emeritus, Framingham State University

This beautifully observed family drama focuses on three sisters who impetuously invite the half-sister they have just met to live with them. 127 min. In Japanese with English subtitles.

Part of the Films Around the World Series.