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Tuesday, September 26th 2017

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Read on for what's happening at the library this week. We bring you
  • An invitation to our Vinyl Launch Party with tunes from DJ Jesse Kaminsky
  • A new series of tutorials from Niche Academy on everything from ebooks to email
  • An invitation to join us next Thursday for the Fierce Reads YA author tour
  • The details on this year's Girls Who Code clubs for girls in sixth to twelfth grades
  • This week's movie and book club selections
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NOTES FROM THE LIBRARY

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Niche Academy produce and provide training modules to libraries for commonly used digital and online resources. If you visit our website, click on the new blue Tutorials tab on the right hand side of our homepage to open a list of available tutorials on many of our most-used digital resources. These tutorials cover everything from how to use Hoopla, Overdrive, and Value Line to signing up for social media and email accounts.
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UPCOMING EVENTS


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THIS WEEK'S MOVIES

Midday Movies

Putterham
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WEDNESDAY SEP 27
1:30-4 PM
More about Midday Movies

Movie Matinee

Coolidge Corner
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THURSDAY SEP 28
Refreshments 1 PM
Screening 1:30-4 PM
More about Movie Matinee
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GIRLS WHO CODE

Brookline Village
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We are hosting an information session on Monday, October 2, starting at 7 PM in the Teen Room. Join us to hear more about Girls Who Code, how the clubs work, and any questions about our ongoing hosting of these clubs.
REGISTRATION
Registration for new members, girls in grades six to twelve, to the Girls Who Code clubs will start on Monday, October 2.
Don't miss any Girls Who Code updates -- sign up at our website to get email news and updates about our clubs.
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FROM THE FRIENDS

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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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COUNTDOWN TO KINDERGARTEN

Introduce your 4 year old to the classroom experience with Countdown to Kindergarten, first piloted by the Boston Children's Museum in August, 2010. We will meet on the last Monday of each month to practice the skills your child will need when they enter kindergarten next year! *Limited attendance, please pick up a ticket at the children's desk*

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 MEETINGS

Brookline Village

Brookline Village
MONDAY October 2, 7 PM, to discuss Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance.

A Taste of Poetry

Brookline Village
THURSDAY October 5, Noon, to discuss Linda Hogan.

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.

Shelf Respect

Brookline Village
WEDNESDAY NOV 1
7 PM
Open to teens and adults.
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A Taste of Poetry

Brookline Village
THURSDAY NOV 2
Poet: Li-Young Lee
Noon-1:30 PM
Open to adults.
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Brookline Village

Brookline Village
MONDAY NOV 6*
7-8:30 PM
Open to adults. *Date may change.
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Read and Meet

Coolidge Corner
THURSDAY NOV 16
7 PM
Open to adults.
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Putterham

Putterham
MONDAY NOV 20
2-3:30 PM
Open to adults.
LaRose

Mystery

Brookline Village
TUESDAY NOV 21
Noon-1 PM
Open to adults.
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