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Team Hoyt (Millis Reads) to run Boston Marathon Monday
If you find yourself on the Marathon Course on Monday, give a shout out to Team Hoyt!
 
Patriots' Day - Library will be closed on Monday, April 21

THE MILLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED

MONDAY, APRIL 21ST IN HONOR  OF PATRIOTS’ DAY.


WE WILL RE-OPEN ON TUESDAY, APRIL 22ND AT 10 A.M.

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Click on link above or visit Friends of the Library Page for additional information

CELEBRATE NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK APRIL 13 – 19
CELEBRATE NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK  APRIL 13 – 19
LIBRARY SYSTEM UPGRADE
Minuteman Library System will not be available on Monday, April 21st
Due to a system upgrade the Minuteman Library System will be
unavailable on Monday April 21, 2014 (Patriot's Day).
During this time it will not be possible to search any of the
Minuteman Catalogs or to access My Account.
On April 21st, statewide databases will be available at:  
http://libraries.state.ma.us/catalog/
On April 21st, the Digital Media Catalog (eBooks and eAudiobooks) 
will be available at: http://digital.minlib.net/
Normal access to all services will resume on April 22, 2014.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Postcard History of Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Saturday, April 26th at 2 pm
POSTCARD HISTORY OF NORFOLK COUNTY

NEW MUSEUM PASS: Salem Witch Museum


SALEM WITCH MUSEUM
TICKET PRICES WITH LIBRARY PASS: 
Adult: $6.25
Child (6-18): $4.75

The Salem Witch Museum brings you back to 1692 Salem. Experience the drama of history in life-size stage sets, figures, lighting and a stirring narration. Live guides take you through changing interpretations of witches, the truth behind the stereotypes, witchcraft practice today and the frightening phenomenon of witch hunting.

·Open year round. 10 am - 5 pm daily; 10 am to 7 pm in July and August.

·Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.

·Closes at 3:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

·Check out our Extended Hours during Salem's Haunted Happenings in October.


SPRING BASEBALL SEASON IS EASY WITH A PAWSOX PASS FROM THE MILLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY


Pawtucket Red Sox Pass Now Available.  Admits up to six people (General Admission) for only $21.
Patrons must present voucher at Box Office on day/night of game selected.  Reserve your pass now for a specific game!

For a list of PawSox Promotions visit http://www.milb.com/promotions/index.jsp?sid=t533

Passes limited to one per game - Millis Residents Only.

MILLIS GARDEN CLUB: Wednesday, April 16th at 7 pm
Herbs - Beyond the Basics
Millis Garden Club welcomes Karen O'Brien who will present a lecture:
Herbs -- Beyond the Basics.


Parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme (and basil) are great herbs that form the backbone of a good herb garden.  In this lecture we will explore ten lesser-known herbs that you should include to make a great herb garden.  Culinary, fragrant and ornamental, these herbs will add a new dimension to your garden.



SILVER SCREEN MATINEES
Friday Afternoons at 1 pm in the Roche Bros. Community Room

Silver Screen Movie Matinees for Adults will be held on Friday afternoons in the Roche Bros. Community Room.

Films will begin at 1 pm!

March 28 - Friends of the Library Booksale -no movie
April 4:  1934 film directed by Frank Capra -- starring Claudette Colbert and Clark Gable
April 11:  1961 romantic comedy starring Rock Hudson, Gina Lollobrigida, Sandra Dee and Bobby Darin
April 18:  2013 Film featuring Christian Bale and Amy Adams and a fictionalized version of New Jersey politics
May 2:  1948 film featuring Cary Grant, Myrna Loy and a "dream house"
May 16:  2014 film directed by Tim Story, featuring Kevin Hart and Ice Cube.
May 30:  1993 film with Kevin Kline, Sigourney Weaver and Ben Kingsley
June 6:  1944 film directed by Billy Wilder with Barbara Stanwyck, Fred McMurray and Edward G. Robinson
June 13:  2013 Film featuring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney and Ed Harris
June 20:  Classic baseball film featuring Kevin Costner, Amy Madigan, James Earl Jones and Ray Liotta
June 27:  2013 film about a ship and Somali pirates featuring Tom Hanks


Silver Screen Matinees are sponsored by the Friends of the Millis Public Library.

Spring Forward Your Wellness
Feeling sluggish after this winter? Need more energy? Ready for spring? Need to lose weight before this summer?
FREE WELLNESS PROGRAM AT MILLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY

Join Michelle Zahn, a certified health coach for a discussion of topics relating to your health and wellness!

Tuesday, April 15th from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. .   Program is free and open to all. 

Topics will include:
Why Organic?
Sugar Addiction
Whole Foods vs. Processed Foods
Eating Tips
Food Labels
More Energy
Exercise
Wellness   ...and much more!

To register, please contact library staff at 508-376-8282 or email Michelle at michelle@michellezahnhealthandwellness.com.

Teddy Bear Sleepover at the Millis Public Library
Last night was Pajama Storytime at the Library - and some of the attendees actually spent the night!  (Only the stuffed animals were able to have a sleepover at the LIbrary). 

Picture of the Week!


Happy Valentines at the Millis Public Library!


Check Out Friends Page for Upcoming Programs Sponsored by the Friends of the Library


FREEGAL -- FREE AND LEGAL MUSIC DOWNLOADS AVAILABLE AT THE LIBRARY
YOU JUST NEED YOUR MILLIS LIBRARY CARD TO GET STARTED!

GET FREE MUSIC DOWNLOADS with your Millis Library Card:  www.millislibrary.org  -- Look for the FREEGAL icon.

  • YOU NEED TO HAVE A MILLIS CARD IN ORDER TO DOWNLOAD!  3 SONGS PER WEEK PER LIBRARY CARD – MUSIC AND VIDEO DOWNLOADS ARE AVAILABLE (VIDEO DOWNLOADS COUNT AS 2 DOWNLOADS

 

                                   

MUSEUM PASSES AVAILABLE AT THE MILLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY 
REDUCED ADMISSION TO MANY LOCAL MUSEUMS AND OTHER ATTRACTIONS.   RESERVE PASSES NOW FOR THE FEBRUARY SCHOOL VACATION WEEK, INCLUDING HALF-PRICE ADMISSION TO THE BOSTON CHILDREN'S MUSEUM! 
Passes are also available to the New England Aquarium, the Museum of Science, the Museum of Fine Arts, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and many other locations.   Special thanks to the Friends of the Millis Public Library for providing funding for many of the library passes.   

Library Meeting Space Use, Display Case and Exhibit Policies, and Applications

Information regarding meeting space use, display case and exhibit policies, and applications can be found on our Library Policies Page.



Doorstep Delivery
For Homebound Patrons living in MILLIS - Library materials delivered to your doorstep!  The Millis Public Library offers a delivery option to provide library materials for Millis residents who are unable to visit the Library due to a long or short-term disability.
 
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