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Thursday, November 12, 2015

Other services we provide

  • Fridays at 3:00 p.m. Home delivery and pick-up of library materials for anyone housebound.  Materials available include:  DVDs, books (fiction and non-fiction), magazines, VHS videos, books on CD.  This free service may be long or short term.  This service is sponsored by the Friends of the Library—call for more information.
  • Notary Public.  Brenda Metterville, free service available during regular business hours.
  •   Keep up to date with us online! Tel:  508 867 6339 Fax:  508 867 2981 (free to receive and send).

Banister Book Group, November 24

Tuesday, November 24, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Kindred by Octavia Butler. “This powerful novel about a modern black woman transported back in time to a slave plantation in the antebellum South is the perfect introduction to Butler’s work and perspectives for those not usually enamored of science fiction. A harrowing, haunting story." —John Marshall, Seattle Post-Intelligencer 

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Luminaries time of year! Help prepare for this Christmas Eve events

Luminary bags are available to fold!  We, also, have fundraising bags available to purchase:  6 bags, and 6 candles for $5.00

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

We are CLOSED on Wednesday, November 11, Veteran's Day

Ms. Renee will return Wednesday, November 18 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Free!  No sign-up and free snack.  Sponsored by Jeppson Memorial Fund, Greater Worcester Community Foundation.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Apple Country Fair Book Sale

Friends of the Library,

Merrick Public Library, Brookfield


BOOK SALE $5 per bag


APPLE PIE SURPISE! Take a chance and win a prize $3

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

At the Apple Country Fair

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

Halloween Costume Exchange

Bring in your costumes and swap for new one!!

LE CERCLE FRANCAIS with Madame Plumb

The first Thursday of the month from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The general public is invited to join the French Circle for conversational French.  A pre-requisite to join is some knowledge of the spoken language. Discussion will include cuisine, travel, and everyday conversations. This event is free with no sign-up required. Save the date: Thursday, November 5.

Writing Workshop

 Local author, Ed Londergan, will present a creative writing workshop on Saturday, September 26 from 10:00 a.m. to noon.  This event is free.

Banister Book Group

Tuesday, September 29, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Women of the West by Cathy Luchetti. A myth-shattering look at the women who helped to settle the West, told through their own words and illustrated with 150 period photographs. This is American history, not as it was romanticized, but as it was lived. “An elegant connective narrative and 150 remarkable photographs put ....the [nineteenth] century's history in more realistic perspective.” -- Los Angeles Times

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Barbies on display at the library

Former Mattel employee, Tara Erin Browne donated a collection of Barbie DVD's to the library recently.  She, also, has put her private collection of Barbies on display!

The Barbie custom made for Tara!
Click on this link for a wonderful success story! (page 3)