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October 17, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email email@example.com for more information.
October 17, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Whiton Room
October 17, 2019, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Training Room
Learn about Google Drive and creating documents and spreadsheets in this beginner class. The class will first introduce Google Drive (Google’s cloud based file manager.) Then we will take a deeper look at the basics of creating documents and spreadsheets with this power free tool. Please note: Google Drive requires an email with a gmail.com address to use. If you would still like to learn about using Docs and Sheets but do not have a gmail, you are welcome to attend.This program requires registration. Please register online or by calling 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.
October 17, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Whiton Room
October 17, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Training Room
October 17, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM @ Whiton Room
Our next Evening with the Author event features local author Roberta Gately, a nurse and humanitarian aid worker who has served in war zones from Africa to Afghanistan aiding refugees. There are more than 22 million refugees worldwide and another 65 million who have been forcibly displaced. Images filter into our consciousness via dramatic photographs?but these photos only offer a glimpse into their stories. Footprints in the Dust aims to reveal the truth about their experience.As a young ER nurse in Boston, Roberta was stopped cold by stark images of big-bellied babies with empty haunting stares in the news. Roberta would soon learn the world into which millions of children around the globe were born was fraught with unspeakable horrors.Footprints in the Dust reveals the humanity behind the headlines. The people we meet within this riveting book are neither all saints nor all sinners - and impossible to forget.
October 17, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Activity Room
Move & Groove Storytime is a drop in program for children of various ages (4 and under) and their caregivers. Listen to fun stories, sing, and move around in this fast-paced Storytime perfect for young children who learn best when their brains and their bodies are active. Following the program, families are invited to socialize and play with the library’s collection of toys