Book Groups, Movies, Kids' Fridays and Upcoming Programs

  Story Hour  Fridays 10:30
Wednesday Morning Book Group   
1st Wed 10:00
 Mar 7 
Summer of the Great Grandmother,
Madeleine L'Engle
 Apr 4 
Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, Andrew Forsthoefel
May 2  Delicious! Ruth Reichl
Jun 6  Art Forger, Barbara Shapiro
Jul 11  Year of Wonders, Geraldine Brooks
Aug 1  Circling the Sun, Paula McLain
  Environmental Awareness Group  
1st Thurs  6:30
Mar 1 
Radical Hope, letters of love and dissent, by Carolina De Robertis
Mar 1  Inheritors of the Earth, Chris D. Thomas
  I'd Rather Be Reading  
2nd Tues  7:00
Feb 13 
Goodbye Vitamin, Rachel Khong
Mar 13  Just Mercy, Bryan Stevenson
Apr 10  Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, Andrew Forsthoefel
  Readings: Nonfiction, Fiction & Poetry  
2nd Wed   3:00
Feb 14  Poetry
Mar 14 
Odyssey, Homer
Apr 11 
Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, Andrew Forsthoefel
May 9 
Selected, Anton Chekhov
  Kids' Fridays      
Feb 2 
Movie:  Swallows and Amazons
Feb 9 
Build a Paper Town
Feb 16 

  Tuesdays at 6:30 (unless otherwise noted)
Jan 30 

Winter Tracking.  Indoors: Local naturalist David Brown will talk about tracking animals in the winter. David regularly identifies the tracks of big mammals in the woods around the library, and he'll teach you how to do it, too.

Sat 9:00 
Feb 3 

Winter Tracking.  Outside: Join David on the trail for real-life tracking. (If conditions aren't right we'll reschedule for Feb 10.

Feb 27 

Arctic Cruise.  Description:Here's a reason to get excited about the cold: beautiful photos of the Arctic by Bill and Nancy Ames from their 2017 cruise.

Mar 13 

Attracting Birds to Your Backyard.  How to attract birds to your own backyard. Presentation by Nick Fleck. Co-sponsored by the Northfield Bird Club.


Mar 27 

Toilet Talk.  Sharon Domier will talk on the history and aesthetics of Japanese toilets.

Apr 24 

History of Baseball in Western Mass.  With Stephen Katz, author of Ware's Boys of Summer.

Apr 26 

An Evening with Andrew Forsthoefel, author of Walking to Listen : 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time.
Feb 7 - Mar 21 
Wed 1:00 - 1:35 

Northfield Rec presents:
Mucho Gusto Spanish with Laurie Davidson:
Songs, fingerplays, circle games & creative movement. Fun and accessible for all language levels, from beginners to bilinguals  Introductory 6 week session for ages 0-5 with parents.  $90, includes cd and lyrics packet. Register with the Northfield Rec.

Feb 20 
Tues 3:00 - 5:00 
Feb 24 
Sat Time TBA 

Play in a Day.Made possible through a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council
Jun 5 & 12 
Tues Time TBA 
Baby Sign Language Class with Sheryl White, Baby Kneads. Made possible through a grant from the Northfield Cultural Council, the PVRS CFCE grant from the Mass Dept.of Early Education and the Dickinson Memorial Library