Events Calendar / October 03, 2017

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Drop-in Baby Lapsit Storytime at McAuliffe

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. This informal program for babies and their parents/caregivers runs about 20 minutes and introduces the pleasures of the library to your baby or toddler.

Ages 0-2 with an adult.

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Main Library Book Discussion: Dinner with Edward: The Story of an Unexpected Friendship

Dinner with Edward: The Story of an Unexpected Friendship, by New York Post Reporter, Isabel Vincent

This heartwarming memoir details the unlikely but enriching friendship that blooms between the author, then in her 40s and facing a marriage in crisis, and a 93-year-old man named Edward who’s just lost his wife of 69 years. Betsy DeGrush will lead the discussion.

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Journal Writers Group

Drop In or join the group as we discuss and discover the many ways to journal for personal growth and enrichment. We meet every Tuesday from 7-8pm.

Drop-in, no registration required.

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Poetry Workshop with Alan Feldman

Led by Alan Feldman, Professor Emeritus at Framingham State University

This drop-in class welcomes serious poets of all ages and levels of experience who would like to participate for one or more sessions. Each session begins with a discussion of a topic in poetry leading to a brief in-class assignment. Poets who wish to have their work discussed need to provide copies to distribute during the session. Alan’s new collection, Immortality, was awarded the Massachusetts Book Award for Poetry in 2016.