Read to Tippy

Read to Tippy on Saturday, Nov. 14th at 3:00

Saturday, Feb 13th at 11:00

Come Read to Tippy, one of our new therapy dogs. Tippy is a black lab and will be here with his owner Renee. This is a great opportunity for children to practice their reading, show off their reading skills, or enjoy Tippy’s company.

What’s happening in February

Children’s Programming

NEW! Storytime Yoga with Miss Becky

Preschool Storytime with Miss Karen

Lego Builder’s Club

Read to Tippy and Read to Java

3rd & 4th Grade Book Club – This month’s selection is Loser by Jerry Spinelli

5th & 6th Grade Book Club – This month’s selection is Crash by Jerry Spinelli

 

Adult Programming

Evening Adult Book Group – This month’s selection is Claire of the Sea Light by Edwidge Danticat

Daytime Adult Book Group – This month’s selection is The Professor and the Madman Night by Simon Winchester

Great Decisions – We will be discussing Islamic State

What’s Happening in January

The Staff of the Holbrook Public Library wishes you a Happy and Healthy New Year! We have many programs throughout the month, please see our “Calendar of Events” tab for more details.

Children’s Programming

Read to Tippy and Read to Java

Lego Builder’s Club

Preschool Storytime with Miss Karen

3rd & 4th Grade Book Club – This month’s selection is My Life with the Chimpanzees by Jane Goodall

5th & 6th Grade Book Club – This month’s selection is The Double Life of Pocahontas by Jean Fritz

Bucket Fillers Club

Adult Programming

Daytime Adult Book Group – This month’s selection is And the Dark Sacred Night by Julia Glass

Evening Adult Book Group – This month’s selection is The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

What’s Happening in December

December is Food for Fines month!

December is Food for Fines Month

Bring in non-perishable items with your overdue materials and we will waive your fines. All donations will be made to the Holbrook Food Pantry located at St. John’s Episcopal Church.

The need continues to be great, so we ask that you be generous with your donations. Please remember the importance of the cause and make your gifts commensurate with your fines.

Contest Word Raffle Drawing Jackpot Prize

Attention kids preschool to high school!

The Board of Selectmen are conducting a Town Slogan Contest, and all school-age children from Holbrook are eligible and encouraged to enter the contest.  Further details can be found on the Town’s website at holbrookma.gov.

 

 

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Preschool Storytime Fun

Join Miss Johanna for a (3) week session on Friday, December 4th, 11th, and 18th from 10:00-11:00 for Preschool Storytime Fun. Children ages 3-6 and a favorite adult are invited to drop in for stories, games, and a craft. You may attend any or all mornings. We hope to see you there!

 Java Dec

Read to Java

Friday, Dec. 18th from 3:00-4:00 – Come read to Java, one of our new therapy dogs. Java is a retired/rescued greyhound, he’ll be here with his owner Bruce. This is a great opportunity for children to practice their reading, show off their reading skills, or enjoy Java’s company.

 

Children’s Programming

Preschool Storytime Fun with Miss Johanna

Lego Builder’s Club

Read to Java

3rd & 4th Grade Book Club – This month’s selection is Encyclopedia Brown.

5th & 6th Grade Book Club – This month’s selection is The Westing Game.

Adult Programming

Daytime Adult Book Group – This month’s selection is The First Phone Call from Heaven by Mitch Albom.

Evening Adult Book Group – This month’s selection is The Arsonist by Sue Miller.

What’s happening in November

Join us for programs and events for all ages. Please see the “CALENDAR” tab above for detailed information.

Children’s Programming

Preschool Story time FRIDAYS with Miss Karen

Preschool Story time WEDNESDAYS with Miss Michele

Read to Tippy

Lego Club

Read to Java

Bucket Fillers

3rd & 4th Grade Book Club

5th & 6th Grade Book Club

Adult Programming

Daytime Adult Book Group

Evening Adult Book Group

Great Decisions

Art exhibit

What’s happening in October

All of our children’s programming will be kicking off in October, join us for programs and events for all ages. Please see the “CALENDAR” tab above for detailed information.

Children’s Programming

Preschool Story time FRIDAYS with Miss Karen

Preschool Story time WEDNESDAYS with Miss Michele

Read to Tippy

Lego Club

Read to Java

Bucket Fillers

Early Release Event (Holbrook Public School early release day)

3rd & 4th Grade Book Club

5th & 6th Grade Book Club

Adult Programming

Daytime Adult Book Group

Evening Adult Book Group

Great Decisions

Art exhibit by Rita S. Berkowitz

 

Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale

book sale

Thursday, Sept 24th from 4pm-8pm MEMBERS ONLY

Friday, Sept. 25th from 4pm-8pm MEMBERS ONLY 3pm-4pm

Saturday, Sept. 26th from 10am-3pm

The Friends of the Holbrook Library will be holding their annual book sale on Friday, Sept. 25th from 4pm-8pm and on Saturday, Sept. 26th from 10am-3pm. The brand new elevator is operational! Come ride the new elevator and pick out a book or two to enjoy. Friends of the Holbrook Library are invited to purchase books on Thursday the 24th from 4pm-8pm and one hour before the public sale Friday the 25th from 3pm-4pm. To join the Friends at the door, the cost is $25.00.