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Silent Auction Open Monday!

Opens: Monday, November 24 at 12 pm
Closes: Wednesday, December 17 at 8 pm

Baskets and gift selections for everyone on your holiday shopping list! Winners will be notified on Thursday, December 18.

Thanksgiving Hours

Wed., November 26 - 5 pm Closing
Thurs., Thanksgiving Day - Closed

Adult Craft Night

Wednesday, December 3 at 6:30

Join us for a evening of creativity. We'll use discarded books to create a paper wreath and tree.

Registration required. Call 781-293-2271

Book Clubs at the Library

We have clubs for all ages and interests. Here's what we're reading now.

  • Evening Book Club - The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman | meeting - Dec. 9 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Afternoon Book Club -Bad Monkey by Carl Hiaasen | meeting- Dec. 16 at 1 p.m.
  • Mystery Readers - Beautiful Lies by Lisa Unger | meeting - Nov. 13 at 2 p.m.
  • Children's Book Club - Rump by Liesl Shurtliff | meeting - Dec. 10, 2:45 - 4 p.m.

Copies of all books are available at the library.

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Overdrive Help

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, January 21 at 6:30 pm. New members are always welcome!

Library Board of Trustees

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Trustees will be Tuesday, Dec. 16, 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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