Food for Fines Drive
Wironen Studio Collection Exhibit
On display through May 29th
The Library is presenting an exhibit of photos from the Wironen Studio collection. The studio was a mainstay in Gardner from 1950-1998. Photos of many Gardner residents are included. The Local History Room also has negatives from the Wironen Studio which can be checked out to make reprints. Contact the Local History Librarian Pam Meitzler with any inquiries.
June Adult Book Group
Wednesday, June 24th 4:30 p.m.
In June the Book Group will be reading "The Storyteller" by Jodi Picoult. In this searingly honest novel, Jodi Picoult gracefully explores the lengths we will go in order to protect our families and to keep the past from dictating the future.
New members are always welcome. Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk
For more information about the Book Group,
call Ann at 978-632-7638
We now offer in-library wireless printing from laptops!
Click here to begin.
Read to Dolce the Goldendoodle
the Children's Room
For kids 4 - 9 years old
Registration begins Tuesday, May 26th for sessions on:
Monday, June 8th 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 9th 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, June 10th 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Call or visit the Children's Room to register.
Kids will love the easy, comfortable experience of reading to Dolce the Goldendoodle. Dolce will listen to your child read and help develop their reading confidence. Each session is 15 minutes long per child.
Dolce and her handler Peg Kirby have been trained by "Tufts Paws for People," a non-profit organization.
New Library Telescope
The Library has a new telescope that can be borrowed by Levi Heywood Memorial Library patrons who are Gardner residents 18 years of age or older. If you are interested in borrowing the telescope please view the Telescope Borrowing Policy here or visit the Library's Children's Room for more information.
This telescope was donated by Kevin and Nancy Boucher and will be maintained by the Aldrich Astronomical Society, Inc. as part of their Adopt a Library Program.
Higgins Armory Museum artifacts on display permanently at the Worcester Art Museum
The Knights! exhibit at WAM reveals the fascinating place of arms and armor in the broader context of history, storytelling, and art. After the closing of Worcester's Higgins Armory Museum, this exhibition marks the first step in the long-term integration of arms and armor into the collection of the Worcester Art Museum.
Friends of the Library members can borrow a museum pass to the Worcester Art Museum that will admit 2 adults and 2 children at no charge.
For a list of ALL recently added items click here
(list is in alphabetical order by title)
The following DVDs have recently been added to our collection. The current month's list will be updated as new titles are added so check back throughout the month. Please feel free to place a hold on any of these titles either online through My Account, in person at the Library, or over the phone.
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