October 2018

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Monday, October 111:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Tales for Goslings

Tales for GoslingsAn interactive program for babies, toddlers, and caregivers. Join Miss Meghan for music, stories, and more! Ages 0-3 with an adult. No registration re

Monday, October 17:00—8:30 PMSchoolhouseNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Friends of the Library Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Library. New members are always welcome.Contact info:Nanci Murphynancimurphy@hotmail.com
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Tuesday, October 211:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Fairy Tale Story Time

Fairy Tale Story TimeA program that will focus on everything fairy tale! Stories and crafts for the fairy tale lover in your house. Ages 2-5 with an adult. No registratio

Tuesday, October 21:00—2:30 PMSchoolhouseNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Page Turners Book Discussion Group

Spend an enjoyable Tuesday afternoon at the library with people who share similar interests. This is a general book discussion group that explores a v

Tuesday, October 21:00—2:30 PMLoungeNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Norfolk Public Schools Book Fair Chairpersons Meeting

LoungeHOD and FK Book Fair Chairpersons will meet with our Scholastic Book Fair representative.Contact info:Teddi Weberteddiweber@hotmail.com

Tuesday, October 22:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

On My Own Story Time

On My Own Story TimeAn independent story time experience with books and a hands-on activity. Caregivers must stay in the building, but are encouraged to let children atte

Tuesday, October 23:45—4:15 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Building Blocks Lego Club

Building Blocks Lego ClubChildren age 5 and up with caregiver. No registration required Imagine, create, and build anything you can dream of with LEGO. We have all the piec

Tuesday, October 27:00—8:30 PMSchoolhouseNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Novel Conversations Book Discussion Group

Spend an enjoyable Tuesday evening at the library with people who share similar interests. This is a general book discussion group that explores a var
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Wednesday, October 32:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)A program that will involve lots of gross stuff that you aren't allowed to play with at home!  Ages 2-5. We encourage you to attend with your

Wednesday, October 34:00—5:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Tween Book Club

Tween Book ClubJoin us with a new book each month. We'll discuss the book, eat snacks, and do an activity. Copies are available at the circulation desk. Open to grad

Wednesday, October 35:15—6:15 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Junior Advisory Board

Join the group just for grades 4-6! Brainstorm program ideas, give book recommendations, and much more! This is your library, help us make it what you
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Thursday, October 47:00—8:30 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Norfolk Historical Commission - The History of the Schoolhouse

Norfolk Historical Commission - The History of the SchoolhouseThe Norfolk Historical Commission presents the history behind Norfolk's one room schoolhouse. Learn how the one-room school building, built near Cleve
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Friday, October 510:15—11:00 AMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Creative Dance with Millis Dance Theatre

Creative Dance with Millis Dance TheatreChildren will learn the fundamentals of dance including beginner dance steps set to spirited music. The class offered by Millis Dance Theatre will foc

Friday, October 512:30—1:30 PMLoungeNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Half Day Hangout -- Middle and High School

Half Day Hangout -- Middle and High SchoolNeed lunch on your half day? We have pizza! We'll also be making buttons using the library's brand new button maker!Teens grades 7-12
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Tuesday, October 911:30AM—12:30 PMSchoolhouseNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

A Taste of Poetry

Bring your lunch and an appetite for poetry. Each month we look at few poems by a well-known poet. We provide copies of the poems – no need to read

Tuesday, October 92:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

On My Own Story Time

On My Own Story TimeAn independent story time experience with books and a hands-on activity. Caregivers must stay in the building, but are encouraged to let children atte

Tuesday, October 92:00—3:00 PMSchoolhouseNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Word of Mouth Book Group

Have you read any good books lately? Stop by and share with this informal gathering. Listen to the picks and pans of this avid group of readers. At th

Tuesday, October 93:45—4:15 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Building Blocks Lego Club

Building Blocks Lego ClubChildren age 5 and up with caregiver. No registration required Imagine, create, and build anything you can dream of with LEGO. We have all the piec
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Wednesday, October 102:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)A program that will involve lots of gross stuff that you aren't allowed to play with at home!  Ages 2-5. We encourage you to attend with your

Wednesday, October 104:30—5:30 PMTeen SpaceNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory BoardGrades 7-12 Plan programs, give book suggestions, do volunteer work for the library, and take a break from your hectic lives. Food will be provided.
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Thursday, October 1111:30AM—12:30 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Music & Movement with Miss Marsha

Music & Movement with Miss MarshaCome and join Ms. Marsha as we move and groove together at Music and Movement! Music and Movement is a program geared for young children of all ages

Thursday, October 114:30—5:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Paws to Read

Paws to ReadChildren in grades 2-6 are invited to come and meet special therapy dogs once a month to practice their reading with a furry friend.

Thursday, October 117:00—8:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Read It & Eat It: A Cookbook Discussion Group

Join NPL staff and others who share a passion for cookbooks to discuss and sample the fares of some today’s more celebrated cookbook titles. Copies

Thursday, October 117:00—8:00 PMSchoolhouseNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Insatiable Readers

This lively discussion group focuses on narrative non-fiction selections that are of both historical and contemporary interest. New members are always
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Friday, October 1210:15—11:00 AMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Creative Dance with Millis Dance Theatre

Creative Dance with Millis Dance TheatreChildren will learn the fundamentals of dance including beginner dance steps set to spirited music. The class offered by Millis Dance Theatre will foc
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Monday, October 1511:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Tales for Goslings

Tales for GoslingsAn interactive program for babies, toddlers, and caregivers. Join Miss Meghan for music, stories, and more! Ages 0-3 with an adult. No registration re
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Tuesday, October 1611:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Fairy Tale Story Time

Fairy Tale Story TimeA program that will focus on everything fairy tale! Stories and crafts for the fairy tale lover in your house. Ages 2-5 with an adult. No registratio

Tuesday, October 162:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

On My Own Story Time

On My Own Story TimeAn independent story time experience with books and a hands-on activity. Caregivers must stay in the building, but are encouraged to let children atte

Tuesday, October 163:45—4:15 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Building Blocks Lego Club

Building Blocks Lego ClubChildren age 5 and up with caregiver. No registration required Imagine, create, and build anything you can dream of with LEGO. We have all the piec

Tuesday, October 166:30—7:30 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Gary Hylander - Assasinations of RFK & MLK

Gary Hylander - Assasinations of RFK & MLKProfessor Gary Hylander will be at the Norfolk Public Library to discuss the assassinations of both Dr. Martin Luther King and US Senator Robert Kenne
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Wednesday, October 172:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)A program that will involve lots of gross stuff that you aren't allowed to play with at home!  Ages 2-5. We encourage you to attend with your
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Thursday, October 184:00—5:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Franken-Toys

Franken-ToysMake a creature like no one's ever seen before! Take apart old toys and put them back together to make a whole new creature!Grades 3-6

Thursday, October 187:00—9:00 PMLoungeNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Great Decisions CANCELED

Great Decisions CANCELEDContact Info:Facilitator: Ralphael Maliakal Raphaelmj@hotmail.comDeveloped by the Foreign Policy Association, the Great Decisions Discussion Prog
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Friday, October 1910:15—11:00 AMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Creative Dance with Millis Dance Theatre

Creative Dance with Millis Dance TheatreChildren will learn the fundamentals of dance including beginner dance steps set to spirited music. The class offered by Millis Dance Theatre will foc
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Monday, October 2211:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Tales for Goslings

Tales for GoslingsAn interactive program for babies, toddlers, and caregivers. Join Miss Meghan for music, stories, and more! Ages 0-3 with an adult. No registration re

Monday, October 222:30—5:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Girl Scout Senior Troop #74743

communityroomNorfolk Girl Scout "Daisy Opener" event for Kindergarten and 1st-grade Girl Scout DaisiesContact info:Valerie Lusterlusterv@yahoo.com

Monday, October 223:45—4:45 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Art Adventures

Art AdventuresJoin us for Art Adventures, an interactive visual arts program that focuses on a particular artist or style of art.

Monday, October 227:00—9:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Action Together Western Norfolk County All-Group Meeting

communityroomMembers of We The People will be discussing Ballot Question 2 before the November 2018 general election.Contact info:Jennifer Karnakiskarnakis@gmail.c
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Tuesday, October 2310:00—11:00 AMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Preschool Play & Learn

Preschool Play & LearnA playgroup for preschoolers and their caregivers. Activities may include tactile play, movement, stories, and crafts.

Tuesday, October 2311:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Fairy Tale Story Time

Fairy Tale Story TimeA program that will focus on everything fairy tale! Stories and crafts for the fairy tale lover in your house. Ages 2-5 with an adult. No registratio

Tuesday, October 232:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

On My Own Story Time

On My Own Story TimeAn independent story time experience with books and a hands-on activity. Caregivers must stay in the building, but are encouraged to let children atte

Tuesday, October 233:45—4:15 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Building Blocks Lego Club

Building Blocks Lego ClubChildren age 5 and up with caregiver. No registration required Imagine, create, and build anything you can dream of with LEGO. We have all the piec

Tuesday, October 237:00—9:00 PMLoungeNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Food Co-op Split Meeting

LoungeMeeting to determine who would like to participate in splitting food (and other) items that must be ordered by the case, in bulk, or with minimum quan
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Wednesday, October 241:00—3:00 PMTown Hill (weather permitting)Norfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Touch a Truck/Fill a Truck

Touch a Truck/Fill a TruckTouch a Truck: Get a close up look at cars and trucks from around the community and the people who operate them!Fill a Truck: Please bring with you a

Wednesday, October 244:00—5:30 PMLoungeNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

MS Support Group

LoungeGroup meeting for those affected by Multiple Sclerosis.contact info:Sharon Robertsonshrobert09@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 246:30—8:30 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Norfolk Recreation

communityroomEstate Planning Basics - a free program by Attorney Amy Antonellis that answers questions regarding wills, health care proxies, trusts, durable power
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Thursday, October 254:00—5:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Spooky Stories

Spooky StoriesGather around the campfire and listen to stories that will scare your pants off! Grades 3 and up*Not responsible for nightmares :)
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Friday, October 2610:15—11:00 AMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Creative Dance with Millis Dance Theatre

Creative Dance with Millis Dance TheatreChildren will learn the fundamentals of dance including beginner dance steps set to spirited music. The class offered by Millis Dance Theatre will foc
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Saturday, October 271:30—3:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Free Scholarship Coaching Seminar

Free Scholarship Coaching SeminarAs an adult student, Vested Academics’ Founder, Tyler R. Vunk, earned more than $95,000 in free financial aid. During this free seminar at the Norfo
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Monday, October 2911:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Tales for Goslings

Tales for GoslingsAn interactive program for babies, toddlers, and caregivers. Join Miss Meghan for music, stories, and more! Ages 0-3 with an adult. No registration re

Monday, October 294:00—5:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

What is NanoWrimo? -- Junior Edition

What is NanoWrimo? -- Junior EditionWhat in the world is NanoWrimo? A whole month of writing, of course! National Novel Writing Month is a world-wide event where the goal is to write you

Monday, October 297:00—9:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Forum on Question 1

communityroomPeople from each side of Question 1 will explain why to vote yes or no. It will not be a debate; it is an educational event.Contact info:Sandra Kimbal
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Tuesday, October 3011:30AM—12:00 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Fairy Tale Story Time

Fairy Tale Story TimeA program that will focus on everything fairy tale! Stories and crafts for the fairy tale lover in your house. Ages 2-5 with an adult. No registratio

Tuesday, October 302:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

On My Own Story Time

On My Own Story TimeAn independent story time experience with books and a hands-on activity. Caregivers must stay in the building, but are encouraged to let children atte

Tuesday, October 303:45—4:15 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Building Blocks Lego Club

Building Blocks Lego ClubChildren age 5 and up with caregiver. No registration required Imagine, create, and build anything you can dream of with LEGO. We have all the piec

Tuesday, October 304:00—5:00 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

What is NanoWrimo? -- Teen

What is NanoWrimo? -- TeenWhat in the world is NanoWrimo? A whole month of writing, of course! National Novel Writing Month is a world-wide event where the goal is to write you

Tuesday, October 306:30—7:30 PMCommunity RoomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

"No Fail" Craft

"No Fail" Craft"No Fail" Crafts for AdultsJoin NPL staff in creating crafts easy enough for the most novice of crafters. Modge Podge decorative paper napkin ont
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Wednesday, October 312:00—2:30 PMStory hour/Craft roomNorfolk Public Library139 Main Street, Norfolk, MA, 02056

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)

Wiggly Ones (September-November series)A program that will involve lots of gross stuff that you aren't allowed to play with at home!  Ages 2-5. We encourage you to attend with your