MORRILL MEMORIAL LIBRARY

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturdays: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sundays: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Closed Saturdays July 1 through Labor Day
Closed Sundays from Memorial Day - Columbus Day Weekend

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“Pale Horse, Pale Rider” Book Discussion with the Norwood Historical Society 6:30 pm
“Pale Horse, Pale Rider” Book Discussion with the Norwood Historical Society @ Norwood Historical Society, Day House
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
"Pale Horse, Pale Rider" Book Discussion with the Norwood Historical Society @ Norwood Historical Society, Day House | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Join us at the Day House, 93 Day St. in Norwood, for the first event in Norwood’s “A Century Later” program series. Dr. Cashman Kerr Prince of the Norwood Historical Society will lead a discussion of “Pale Horse, Pale Rider” by Katherine Anne Porter. Copies will be available to pick up at the Library. This collaborative program series was born from a desire to recognize the 100-year commemoration of the 1918  Flu Epidemic, and the impact it had on the people of our town. Please join us for this exciting and informative series. This program series is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the
Scrabble for Adults 6:30 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Drop-in Scrabble for Adults meets Tuesday evenings year-round. Scrabble boards, dictionaries, and score sheets are provided. Players of all ability levels are welcome. There is
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Kirtan Concert at the Library 7:00 pm
Kirtan Concert at the Library @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kirtan Concert at the Library @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Please join us for the final program in our series, “Norwood’s Global Village.” The Morrill Memorial Library is excited to host a special evening concert
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Learn to Crochet class 6:00 pm
Learn to Crochet class @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Learn to Crochet class @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Have you ever wanted to learn how to crochet? Did you learn how years and years ago, but can’t recall how to start again? Join
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Scrabble for Adults 6:30 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room
Oct 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Drop-in Scrabble for Adults meets Tuesday evenings year-round. Scrabble boards, dictionaries, and score sheets are provided. Players of all ability levels are welcome. There is
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A History of Firsts: Public Health in the Commonwealth 6:30 pm
A History of Firsts: Public Health in the Commonwealth @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A History of Firsts: Public Health in the Commonwealth @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Dr. Al DeMaria will lead us on a fascinating journey through the history of public health and disease in Massachusetts. Dr. DeMaria is Medical Director of the Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences and State Epidemiologist in the MA Department of
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Musical Sundays Concert Series: Swing Fever Trio 3:00 pm
Musical Sundays Concert Series: Swing Fever Trio @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Musical Sundays Concert Series: Swing Fever Trio @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
The library’s popular Musical Sundays concert series kicks off on October 14 at 3:00 p.m. with the first of four free hour-long performances at the
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Boston 1918: The Spanish Flu 6:30 pm
Boston 1918: The Spanish Flu @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Boston 1918: The Spanish Flu @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Dover | Massachusetts | United States
Noted historian and author Anthony Sammarco will return to the Library to explore Boston during World War I, and the disease that decimated the world population. Learn how Boston responded to the Spanish Flu pandemic. This collaborative program series was born from a desire to recognize the 100-year commemoration of the 1918  Flu Epidemic, and the impact it had on the people of our town. Please join
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Scrabble for Adults 6:30 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Drop-in Scrabble for Adults meets Tuesday evenings year-round. Scrabble boards, dictionaries, and score sheets are provided. Players of all ability levels are welcome. There is
Stitch Therapy 6:30 pm
Stitch Therapy @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Stitch Therapy @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Join stitchers of all types (knitters, crocheters, cross-stitchers, etc.) for Stitch Therapy. Motivate yourself to start or finish a project or to learn a new
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Turn the Page Book Club: “The Stars are Fire” 10:00 am
Turn the Page Book Club: “The Stars are Fire” @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Turn the Page Book Club: "The Stars are Fire" @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
The Morrill Memorial Library’s Turn the Page Book Club will meet again on Wednesday, October 17 at 10 am and again at 7 pm to
Turn the Page Book Club: “The Stars are Fire” 7:00 pm
Turn the Page Book Club: “The Stars are Fire” @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Turn the Page Book Club: "The Stars are Fire" @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
The Morrill Memorial Library’s Turn the Page Book Club will meet again on Wednesday, October 17 at 10 am and again at 7 pm to
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Musical Sundays Concert Series: Aurora Duo 3:00 pm
Musical Sundays Concert Series: Aurora Duo @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Musical Sundays Concert Series: Aurora Duo @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
The Morrill Memorial Library’s fall Musical Sundays concert series continues on October 21 at 3 p.m. with a program entitled “Passionate European Music of Love
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“Influenza and Inequality” Book Discussion with Patricia Fanning 6:30 pm
“Influenza and Inequality” Book Discussion with Patricia Fanning @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
"Influenza and Inequality" Book Discussion with Patricia Fanning @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Patricia Fanning will lead a discussion of her book,”Influenza and Inequality,”  weaving together the local history of the 1918 influenza epidemic and personal/familial recollections from participants. What was distinctive about the influenza epidemic in Norwood, and why did the response here differ from elsewhere? Copies will be available to pick up at the Library. This collaborative program series was born from a desire to recognize the 100-year commemoration of the 1918  Flu Epidemic, and the impact it had on the people of our town. Please join us for this exciting and informative series. This program series is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support
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Scrabble for Adults 6:30 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Drop-in Scrabble for Adults meets Tuesday evenings year-round. Scrabble boards, dictionaries, and score sheets are provided. Players of all ability levels are welcome. There is
Titles on Tap – October 7:30 pm
Titles on Tap – October @ Napper Tandy's, Norwood
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Titles on Tap - October @ Napper Tandy's, Norwood | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Our book for October 2018 will be “Freshwater” by Akwaeke Emezi. An extraordinary debut novel, Freshwater explores the surreal experience of having a fractured self. It centers
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Climate Change and Hazardous Weather 6:30 pm
Climate Change and Hazardous Weather @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Climate Change and Hazardous Weather @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
As part of the Fall 2018 Sustainability Series, come to the Morrill Memorial Library on Wednesday, October 24 at 6:30 pm for a presentation and
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Highland Cemetery Walking Tour with Patricia Fanning 3:00 pm
Highland Cemetery Walking Tour with Patricia Fanning @ Highland Cemetery
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Highland Cemetery Walking Tour with Patricia Fanning @ Highland Cemetery | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Patricia Fanning will lead a walking tour of Highland Cemetery, the resting place of many flu epidemic victims. The walk literally illustrates history as we
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“Influenza 1918” Film and Program Wrap Up 6:30 pm
“Influenza 1918” Film and Program Wrap Up @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room
Oct 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
"Influenza 1918" Film and Program Wrap Up @ Morrill Memorial Library, Simoni Room | Walpole | Massachusetts | United States
Join us for our final event of the series where we’ll be viewing the short film, “Influenza 1918” by WGBH.  A discussion will follow, tying together personal stories with the historical events we’ve learned about throughout the series. This collaborative program series was born from a desire to recognize the 100-year commemoration of the 1918  Flu Epidemic, and the impact it had on the people of our town. Please join us for this exciting and informative series. This program series is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and is
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Scrabble for Adults 6:30 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room
Oct 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scrabble for Adults @ Simoni Room | Norwood | Massachusetts | United States
Drop-in Scrabble for Adults meets Tuesday evenings year-round. Scrabble boards, dictionaries, and score sheets are provided. Players of all ability levels are welcome. There is
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