The Worthington Library
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NEWS AND EVENTS

Keep reading those banned books. It’s your freedom we’re talking about.

Events for Children:

WEE READ meets on Mondays at 10am in the Children’s Room. Story and small crafts to enjoy.

Events for Adults:

Thursday November 10 at 7:00pm join us for an author talk by Barbara Parry of Springdelle Farm, author of Adventures in Yarn Farming: Four Seasons on a New England Fiber Farm. Enjoy refreshments as Barb tells us of her sheep and shows pictures of her beautiful farm.

Genealogy (every 1st Saturday, 10 am)

Genealogy Club meets Saturday, December 3, at 10:00am.

Book Club (every last Thursday, 7 pm).

Due to Thanksgiving, there will be no book discussion in November. Instead, we are reading Alan Turing: the Enigma by Andrew Hodges to discuss on December 29. This interesting biography gives insight into the life of an important contributor to the fight against Hitler in World War II as well as to the growth of computer science.

New Acquisitions

What’s New?

Adult fiction
Glass Rainbow – James Lee Burke
A Nose for Justice – Rita Mae Brown
Rainwater – Sandra Brown
What the body remembers – Shauna Singh Baldwin

Adult nonfiction
This is who we were: in the 1970′s – Scott Derks
Everything guide to starting and running a nonprofit – Jim Goettler

YA and J
Coding Games in Scratch – Jon Woodcock
DK Workbooks: Coding in Scratch: Games Workbook – Jon Woodcook

Miss something? Check the Recent Acquisitions lists near the photocopier.

Looking for newspapers, academic journals or more information? Try the Massachusetts Library System’s Statewide Databases.

http://libraries.state.ma.us/login?db=galesites

Add Art to your experience. The library has passes to Berkshire Museum, The Clark, Historic Deerfield, Mass MoCA, Smith College Art Museum., and Wistariahurst Museum in Holyoke.

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