Mr. Vinny the Bubble Guy
Monday July 24th, @ 4:00 in the Library Community Room
Using giant bubble wands he designed and constructed, the Bubble Guy will gather kids for an hour long game of watch, chase, and pop the bubbles! Big, giant, beautiful bubbles will fill the air above and all around us while “Mr. Vinny” makes jokes, answers questions, and creates good-hearted and surprising fun. This program is for all ages.
This program is free and open to the public!
This program is made possible by the generous support fo the Friends of the Walpole Public Library.
Lawrence, the Arab Revolt, and the Middle East
Monday, July 24 @ 7:00 pmAn Ottoman Empire in decline, Turkey aligns with Germany, English interests in the Suez Canal, the Arab independence movement and a young, idealized Englishman, T. E. Lawrence, converge and the outcomes from their interactions are still being felt 100 years later. Join us as Bob Begin brings to life Lawrence, The Arab Revolt and The Middle East.
This program is made possible by the generous support of the Walpole Public Library Endowment Trust.
Library Summer Schedule Now in Effect:
Monday - Thursday 10AM - 9PM
Friday 10AM - 5PM
Saturday & Sunday - CLOSED
SUMMER READING PROGRAM 2017
Boston Harbor Islands Ferry Pass Program
Please note that the system for reserving passes has changed. There are no longer passes that patrons can reserve and pick up
ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE ONLINE AT: http://www.bostonharborcruises.com/harbor-islands/
Use PROMO CODE ZBPL17HI62 for the library discount. NO LIBRARY PASS IS NEEDED. Click Here For Instructions
Each pass provides a 2 for 1 discount for up to 4 people on ferry tickets from Long Wharf or Pemberton Point to Grape, Bumpkin, Lovells, Georges, Peddocks, or Spectacle Islands only. Based on availability. Reservations required.
Valid WEEKDAYS ONLY from May 9 – September 7, 2017 / NOT VALID FOR WEEKENDS & HOLIDAYS / Also excluding Free Ferry Days: July 3rd, August 25th, Labor Day, and Columbus Day [check web site or call]. 617-227-4321
Upcoming Friends' Events
Free Fun Fridays June - August 2017
2017 marks the ninth year that the Highland Street Foundation has sponsored Free Fun Fridays which, provides free admission to cultural institutions across the Commonwealth on 10 consecutive Fridays during the summer months. Since its founding, Free Fun Fridays has provided no cost admission to more than one million children and adults while promoting Massachusetts’ diverse cultural offerings.
The Highland Street Foundation is proud to announce that this year their list of partners has grown to include 85 nonprofits— from arts organizations to zoos —that serve residents and visitors in every corner of the state.
Walpole Library Evening Book Group
Next meeting is 7/27/2017 @ 7pm in the Pinnacle Room [2nd floor]
The WLEBG meets every 6 weeks on Thursday evenings at 7pm for 90 minutes. Discussion includes the current selection and books in general.
The next meeting is Thursday, Jly 27, and the book topic is The Book that Matters Most by Ann Hood. Copies are available at the Circulation desk. Please come in, grab a copy, get reading & join us!
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