Memorial Hall Library

Upcoming Adult Programs

I Am Not Your Negro

Documentary Screening & Discussion

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 7:00pm

I Am Not Your Negro is an Oscar-nominated film by master documentary filmmaker, Raoul Peck, that envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin's original words...Read more

The Golden Age of Boston Television

Terry Ann Knopf: The Golden Age of Boston Television

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 7:00pm

Do the names “Chet and Natalie,” “Liz, Jack and Lobel” and TV showman Tom Ellis ring a bell? All were part of a historic era in television when of the 200 TV markets in the country, only one—Boston --was the...Read more

You Can Eat Greener, Too

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 10:00am

Wish your food was more sustainable but still as tasty as ever? Join us as we learn from food writer, Christine Burns Rudalevige , author of Green Plate Special: Sustainable and Delicious Recipes , how to transition our...Read more

An Evening with Author Marta McDowell

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 7:00pm

Author and garden writer, Marta McDowell will share her latest book, The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder . Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House series chronicled frontier life starting in the late 1860s. The classic books are both a coming of...Read more

Meet Your Transgender Neighbors

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:00pm

The program will highlight the stories of four of our transgender neighbors as they discuss the challenges and joys of living authentically.

The moderator will be Michelle Jane Tat, a queer transgender activist. She sits on the executive committee...Read more

Tech @MHL: Installing Antivirus Software

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 10:00am

With the holiday season comes new gadgets and computers. Up your security and privacy game with our short tech safety classes in Friends Alcove 2 on the Ground Level (Level G). Each 20 minute session will each cover one important...Read more

Jim Femia

Financial Aid & College Planning Workshop

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

Jim Femia, a Certified College Planning Specialist (CCPS) and member of the National Institute of Certified College Planners (NICCP) will cover the following topics at this free workshop in Memorial Hall for students and parents:

· How families of...Read more

Death Cafe

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 6:30pm

Join other adults for another evening of open, lively, and insightful discussion about death. While not a support group nor a venue for bereavement, a Death Cafe seeks to provide an unscripted, non-judgmental platform for those wishing to explore the...Read more

The Mother Connection

The Mother Connection 19th Annual Preschool Fair

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 5:30pm

The Mother Connection and Memorial Hall Library present the 20th Annual Preschool Fair, an opportunity for parents to learn about and talk with area preschool representatives. Door prizes!Read more

Tech @MHL: Keeping Passwords Secure

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 10:00am

With the holiday season comes new gadgets and computers. Up your security and privacy game with our short tech safety classes in Friends Alcove 2 on the Ground Level (Level G). Each 20 minute session will each cover one important...Read more

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