Monday, August 3rd 2020

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Read on for what's happening at the library this week.

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Record a DIY StoryCorps Interview with the Library

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WEDNESDAY, August 12 at 7 PM

In historic times such as these, it is important for everyone to be able to document their experiences. The Public Library of Brookline is offering the opportunity to record and preserve your experiences using StoryCorps Connect, a free platform to record online interviews. You'll have the chance to capture your experiences through a recorded conversation with a loved one. Want to record your story? Sign up for our workshop on how to conduct your own interview and record it with StoryCorps Connect.

Library Services

The Library continues to offer contactless pickup; digital collections; virtual programs; and phone, email, and chat reference services. For an overview of current services, including Frequently Asked Questions, please visit our website.
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Matt Heaton: Music for Children and Families


WEDNESDAY, August 5 at 3:30 PM

Matt Heaton’s songs are a mix of rockabilly, surf, American roots, and Irish traditional music, delivered with a wry sense of humor and a sincere sense of fun. Whether you call it children’s music, family music, kindie, or toddlerbilly, it’s sure to please listeners of all ages!

To join the Zoom Meeting, click here!
Meeting ID: 882 9352 4123
Password: 4RyvFV
Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Public Library

Demystifying Medical Cannabis

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WEDNESDAY, August 5 at 7 PM

Want to learn more about medical cannabis, but not sure where to start? Join us for an informational session on the effects of medical cannabis, how the Massachusetts program works, how to become a patient, and more. In partnership with Canna-Wise, an organization dedicated to empowering patients through evidence-based education.

Please register for this session here.

Virtual Taiwanese Storytime


FRIDAY, August 7 at 10:30 AM

Join us for virtual stories and songs in Taiwanese. For ages 5 and under.

To join the program via Zoom, click here!
Password: 0LYK9P
To watch the Facebook livestream, click here!

登入網址 0LYK9P

Virtual Puppet Show with Pumpernickel Puppets

Pumpernickle Puppets

WEDNESDAY, August 12 at 3:30 PM

Enjoy a virtual puppet show put on by the talented Pumpernickel Puppets! This family show will tell the classic stories of The Three Billy Goats Gruff and The Lion and the Mouse. You can access the livestream on the Public Library of Brookline’s Facebook page.

Generously sponsored by The Friends of the Brookline Public Library.
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