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Tues., Thurs., Fri.  10-5
Saturday 10-2

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Tumblebooks are animated ebooks for younger readers.

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Couponing with Janet
Monday, Sept. 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Learn how to save money with coupons without spending a lot of time in this one-hour presentation by Janet Cheney of East Bridgewater. Take home tips to improve efficiency and organization when shopping for groceries and other items!Please let us know if you might attend so that we can be sure to have enough handouts.

My Social Security
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 10:00 a.m.

A Social Security representative will help you sign up for your online Social Security account, so you can check status and other information online instead of waiting on the phone. The library will be open before noon for program participants only. Please call the Council on Aging at 781-293-3883 to sign up.
An email address is required! If you need an email account, please come at 9:30 a.m. to get you set up with that before the program.
Offered by the Halifax Council on Aging and hosted by the library, you do NOT need to be a senior to sign up for My Social Security.

To Life! Celebrations in Story & Song
Saturday, Sept. 20, 11:00 a.m.

A family storytime with singer-storyteller John Porcino will get everyone clapping and having fun. Suitable for all ages.This performance is funded in full by the Halifax Cultural Council, a local agency supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Bruins Photos Are In!

If you had photos taken at the Bruins Visit (Storytime with Blades), please come in to pick up your official photo from the Boston Bruins and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners! Photos from library events may appear on Flickr, Facebook, at the library and on the library Web site.

cOmpany H Puppet Show

We had a great ending to the Summer Reading season with our amazing Company H puppet show. Visit our Company H webpage, our Flickr or Facebook pages to see pictures of the show.

Download books and audiobooks

The SAILS Library Network is constantly updating the Overdrive collection. Check out our Virtual Library Help page to get started.

Our E-Technology webpage has links and resources from Best Bookish Apps for Kids aged 2-8 and Free Apps for Readers.

Library Newsletter Online

Our library newsletter features stories about library events, tips for finding books, and more. The monthly newsletter is available at the library and for download here! You may also subscribe to be notified when the library newsletter is available each month using the
ESubscriber Service on the town website.

Friends of the Library

The next regular meeting for the Friends will be Wednesday, September 24 at 6:30 pm. New members are always welcome!

Library Board of Trustees

The Library Board of Trustees is pleased to welcome its new trustees Caroline Harrington and Ava Grimason. The next regularly scheduled meeting of the trustees will be Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 6:30 p.m. There is still a vacancy on the board that the trustees are actively seeking to fill. If interested, please fill out the Talent Bank form on the Town of Halifax Web site!

Trustee meetings are open to the public.

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Fall hours are here!
Mon & Wed, 12-8 p.m.
We are open Saturdays, 10-2!

John Porcino

company H puppet show

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