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We now have passes for The Sports Museum in Boston, which admit up to 6 people for free to the museum, and for the Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area, which offer buy 1 get 1 free ferry fees! Click here for more details on our museum pass page!
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Support the Library - purchase through Amazon Smile!
Friends of the Northborough Library have become part of the Amazon Smile program.
Go to the website smile.amazon.com. It will ask you which charity you would like to support, type in "Friends of the Northborough Library” and choose the Friends from the list.Then change the Amazon button on your browser to an Amazon Smile button. About 0.5% of the purchase price of everything you buy on Amazon will go to support the library!
The Friends’ money flows to the library in many ways: purchasing many museum passes available to patrons; supporting the summer reading programs for children, teens and adults; financing three library pages who shelve books; paying for the library website, and much more.
Please help support the Northborough Library by participating in this program.
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Retirement of Director Jean Langley
The Trustees of the Northborough Free Library would like to announce the retirement of Jean Langley, Library Director in Northborough after 39 years of working in the library, as Children’s Librarian, Assistant Director, and Library Director.
All library patrons are welcome to sign a memory book, which is available through July 9.
June 15th to August 15th
For ages 0 to 100!
Escape the ordinary and join us for a super summer filled with riveting reads and fantastic events!
For more info and to register click here.
Would you like to learn more about the life and poetry of Emily Dickinson? Find out what friend of hers is buried in Northborough? Was she ever in love?
Learn about this poet and share discussion of some of her poems.
Starts Tuesday, June 9 at 10 a.m. with Dick Boutilier.
Join the poetry discussions every Tuesday through June 30, including the poems of Robert Frost. Sign up with the reference desk: email@example.com, or call 508 393-5025 ext. 5. Photocopies of the poems will be available at the meetings.
There will be an interview with a subcommittee of the Selectmen. For more information, contact Lara Helwig, Chairperson, or Jean Langley, Library Director.
IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT LIBRARY CARDS
Alternatives to having the physical card of the family member:
- OneClickdigital provides instant access to audiobooks downloadable onto your PC, smartphone or e-reader. After a quick setup with your Northborough library card number, audiobooks will literally be one click away.
- Consumer Reports Online is the newest addition to our database collection. Enjoy easy access to reviews, comparisons and articles on everything from cars to coffee.
Introducing a new service for use with your iPad or other tablet!
Enjoy magazines such as Newsweek, Popular Photography, Rolling Stone, HGTV Magazine, Better Homes and Gardens, National Geographic Interactive, and more!
You will need your Northborough library card barcode number.