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LIBRARY ADVOCATE

May 28, 2015

June programs heat up at Thayer

Brown Bag Book Club

If you love to read and you're looking for something to do on your lunch hour, join us on Wednesday, June 10 at noon for our Brown Bag Book Group. Bring your lunch and discuss "The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith.

Copies of this book can be picked up the circulation desk on the main level. All are welcome to attend. For more information contact Erin Creighton, Circulation Librarian, at 781-848-0405, ext 4430 or by email at ecreighton@braintreema.gov

Movie Night Out American Sniper

Join us Wednesday, June 10 at 6 p.m. for "American Sniper" on our big screen.

According to the description from IMBd.com, "Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind." This film is rated R. Warner Bros. 2015.
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This program is primarily intended for adult audiences and movie ratings will vary. Enjoy this movie with popcorn and friends.

Thayer Public Library every month brings the fun of the big screen to the library. Join us each month at 6 p.m. in the Logan Auditorium. Library screens a variety of new releases. The movie ratings will vary from month to month, but this program is primarily intended for a mature audience. For more information about each month's movie call the Reference desk at 781-848-0405, ext. 4417, or visit brref@ocln.org

This program is primarily intended for adult audiences and movie ratings will vary. Enjoy this movie with popcorn and friends.

Thayer at Farmer's Market

Stop by the library table on Saturday, June 13 and check out what's happening this summer at Thayer Public Library. Thayer Public library offers an outstanding collection of movies, music, books in print, digital and audio formats. First 100 people to visit us will receive a free library card holder.

Farmer's Market is located across the street from the library in the Town Hall Parking lot. 

Friends of Thayer Book Sale

Meet at the parking lot garage on Saturday, June 13, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. We open the garage doors and invite you to browse the huge collection of books. We've been saving up for you!
All funds raised support Thayer Public Library programs and events.

Second Tuesday Book Club

Join us on Tuesday, June 9 at 7:15 p.m. to discuss "And the Dark Sacred Night" by Julia Glass.

Book club books are available for pick up at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion. For more information contact, Priscilla Crane at 781-848-0405, ext4417 or by email at referencedesk@braintreema.gov
 
Teen Book Club: Grades six and seven

Teens book club open to all teens and 'tweens in grades 6 & 7- Chat and share your love of reading on Wednesday, June 17 at 4 p.m. This month's book is Tunnels by Roderick Gordon. Contact Young Adult Librarian Ellen Seeburger at 781-848-O405, ext 4415. Copies maybe checked out at the Children's Room Circulation Desk.

Avoiding Age Discrimination: A Workbook for Baby Boomers

Join Gary Gekow on Thursday, June 18 at 7 p.m. to discuss how job seekers can overcome age bias and turn their fears into selling points.

It is a very interactive workshop and people leave the program with a new found confidence about themselves.

Gekow, a senior employment specialist with 21 years of recruiting experience in the Boston staffing industry. Gekow has presented at many libraries across the state; this is a return visit for him to Thayer Public Library. No signup required.

Nonfiction Book Club

This month's book is: "Waiting for Snow in Havana: Confessions of a Cuban Boy," by Carlos Eire. Reference Librarian Moira Cavanagh will lead the discussion, Monday, June 15 at 7 p.m.

Book club books will be available for pickup at the circulation desk about one month before the discussion date and are due back on the night of the discussion. All readers are always welcome.


This column is submitted by Terri Stano, Director of Thayer Public Library with contributions from our professional staff librarians. Our goal is to highlight events, programs, materials and people associated with the library and its services.

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