The Holmes Public Library opened to the public on Monday, July 20, 2020.

Important Details here.

Miss Holly has a fun October StoryWalk® waiting for you!
 
The Halifax Trail is behind the Halifax Historical Museum at 516 Plymouth Street.

Miss Holly will be LIVE on Facebook for a Halloween Storytime! 

Register here for a Craft Kit To Go
Storytime Craft Kit - Halloween
Join Miss Holly for her Facebook LIVE Halloween Storytime! Thursday, October 29 at 11:00 am! **Choking Hazard** Small parts included
We will call when your Craft Kit is ready for pickup.

These storytimes will focus on the relationship between letters and sounds, awareness and practice of print, as well as building reading comprehension skills!

Join us for songs, stories, and much more!

Videos will be posted Thursdays here and on our Facebook page.

The Friends of the Library has generously sponsored Infant Lapsit Bags to be used along with Miss Holly’s online programming.  
 
Each bag contains 3 boardbooks, bells, bubbles, and a movement scarf. 
Lapsit videos will be posted on our website and Facebook page. 
Register here or call 781-293-2271 to receive a Halloween Card Craft Kit for Adults filled with materials to make an adorable Halloween Card.
Let’s get creative!
Join Big Ryan for a live online Facebook event for both caregiver and child.  
 
The South Shore Community Action Council is hosting Raising A Reader with Big Ryan Tuesdays Sept 22 – Oct 27

Click here to access the online catalog.

Tell us what you like and we will fill a bag of books selected just for you! 

Imagine Your Story this summer with a bag of books chosen for you by Miss Holly!

Picture Books are so important to young children! Let Miss Holly fill a bag for your child. 
 

Be sure to check with specific venues about rules and restrictions.

Holmes Public Library
Holmes Public Library
Miss Holly will be Facebook LIVE with a fun Halloween Storytime next week!
If you would like a Halloween Storytime Craft Kit to go, register here http://holmespubliclibrary.org/?p=8306.
Holmes Public Library
Holmes Public Library
Christina Lauren's romantic comedy 'In a Holidaze' leads book holds, joining Emily M. Danforth's 'Plain Bad Heroines' on this week's #LibraryReads list....which is also an Indie Next choice, along with Nikki Giovanni's 'Make Me Rain' & Aoko Matsuda's 'Where the Wild Ladies Are.' #OutThisWeek #christinalauren #NikkiGiovanni #emilymdanforth #aokomatsuda #LJBookPulse
Holmes Public Library
Holmes Public Library
These 14 picture books offer a visually intimate look into Muslim experiences and places where individual and private family traditions, conversations, and interactions flourish
New Books This Month​
New Kids’ Books
NYT Fiction Bestsellers
Thrillers and Suspense
New Picture Books
History and Current Events