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Tuesday, September 19th 2017

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Read on for what's happening at the library this week. We bring you
  • An exciting visit next Monday from a New York Times best-selling author
  • A concert from a folk band visiting us all the way from Scotland
  • A stuffed animal sleepover recap
  • The return of Fandom Tuesdays for teens
  • This week's movie and book club selections
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UPCOMING EVENTS


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NOTES FROM THE LIBRARY

Contactless Pickup Changes, Coming Soon

The library entrance is staffed for contactless pickup of materials without an appointment.
With Brookline's COVID-19 risk status remaining in the green, plus the return of warmer weather, we're excited to announce that all Library locations will eliminate the use of intercoms for contactless pickup, effective Friday, April 2. What to Expect for Contactless Pickup Starting Friday As always, you can come anytime during our hours. No appointment necessary. You must wear a mask / …
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THIS WEEK'S MOVIES

Midday Movies

Putterham
PhiladephiaStory
WEDNESDAY SEP 20
1:304 PM
More about Midday Movies

Movie Matinee

Coolidge Corner
NuttyProfessor
THURSDAY SEP 21
Refreshments 1 PM
Screening 1:304 PM
More about Movie Matinee
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CAFE ITALIANO

Coolidge Corner
Join us at 12:15 PM at the Coolidge Corner location for Italian Conversation Class for adults, co-sponsored with the Italian Consulate in Boston.
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FOR TEENS

TARDIS

FANDOM TUESDAY

TUESDAY September 19
Fandom Tuesday returns today!
Are you unironically enthusiastic about stuff? Do you LOVE stuff, like, jump-up-and-down-in-your-chair-can’t-control-yourself LOVE it?* Meet in the Teen Room, 4–5 PM. No need to sign up, just drop in one Tuesday and introduce yourself. Open to teens in 7th-12th grades.
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FROM THE FRIENDS

brookline village main library friends book sale cart
Please note the Friends of the Brookline Libraries will not be accepting book donations until October 1.

ESL Conversations Groups

Mondays 11:15 AM Coolidge Corner
Tuesdays 7 PM Brookline Village
Wednesdays 10:30 AM Putterham
Practice speaking English with other adult ESL learners in an informal group setting. We focus on practical, everyday topics. Registration is not required.
About the Friends of the Library.
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CHILDREN'S FALL PROGRAMS

Brookline Village
Countdown to Kindergarten
Last Monday of the month at 10:30 AM
Age: 4 years old (get ticket at desk)
Terrific Twos (And Threes!
Tuesdays at 10:30 AM
Age: 2 years old
Mother Goose on the Loose
Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
Age: 13 to 23 month-olds (get ticket at desk)
Stories and Crafts (Drop In)
Wednesdays at 3: 30 PM
Age: 3-5 years old
Stories and Crafts (Drop In)
Thursdays at 10:30 AM
Age: 2-3 years old (get ticket at desk)
Saturday Six to Eights
Saturdays at 2:30 PM
Age: 6-8 years old
Friday Flicks (Drop In)
Fridays at 10:30 am
Age: 2 years and older. Parents and caregivers are also welcome.
Coolidge Corner
Come Play With Us
Mondays at 10:15 AM
Age: Infants-12-month-olds
Mother Goose
Tuesdays at 10:15 AM
Age: 1-2 years old
Sing Along, Dance and Play
Wednesdays at 10:15 AM
All Ages
Putterham
Stories and Crafts
Tuesdays at 10:30 AM
Age: 2-3 year olds
Step Into Story Time
Tuesdays at 3:30 PM
Age: 3-5 year olds
Visit the Children's Department online.
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NEXT BOOK CLUB MEETING

Mystery

Brookline Village
TODAY September 19, Noon, to discuss Though, Not Dead by Dana Stabenow.

Read and Meet

Coolidge Corner
THURSDAY September 21, 7 PM, to discuss Mother Tongue by Bill Bryson.

NEXT MONTH'S BOOK SELECTIONS

All of our book clubs are drop in. If you'd like to join us, you may pick up the next title at the Circulation Desk of the hosting library and attend the next meeting ready to discuss.
More about each book club.

Brookline Village

Brookline Village
MONDAY OCT 2
78:30 PM
Open to adults.
Hillbilly

A Taste of Poetry

Brookline Village
THURSDAY OCT 5
Poet: Linda Hogan
Noon1:30 PM
Open to adults.
10hogan

Read and Meet

Coolidge Corner
THURSDAY OCT 9
7 PM
Open to adults.
Underground

Shelf Respect

Brookline Village
WEDNESDAY OCT 11
7 PM
Open to teens and adults.

Putterham

Putterham
MONDAY OCT 16
23:30 PM
Open to adults.

Mystery

Brookline Village
TUESDAY OCT 17
Noon1 PM
Open to adults.
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WhenBooksWenttoWar
FarewellMyLovely
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