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Burgy Bookshare

Picture of the cover of The DinnerNext meeting is Sunday, March 15 at 7pm with discussion of The Dinner by Herman Koch.

Burgy Bookshare meets on an irregular basis @ 7pm on a Sunday. The date and book are chosen at meetings and by member e-mail. (Contact Michele at the library 413-268-7472 for more info.)



Another Time Book Group - March 19, 6:30pm

Cover picture of The Watery Part of the WorldDo you read to escape?  Do you enjoy reading about other time periods?  Join us as we travel to other times through historic fiction.

We meet the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. Copies are always available at the front desk several weeks prior to the meeting.

Our next meeting will be On March 19th and we will be discussing "The Watery Part of the World," by Michael Parker.


Digitizing Family Photos

Digitizing Basics: Editing, Preserving, and Sharing Family Photographs

March 27, 2015               
9 am – 12:30 pm (with an optional afternoon consultation with “The Photo Detective” Maureen Taylor)
at the New England Historic Genealogical Society
99-101 Newbury Street
Boston, MA


NEDCC professional photographer Carly Sentieri will demonstrate a variety of easy methods for capturing digital images and discuss ways to improve the appearance of the digitized images. Maureen Taylor, the famous “Photo Detective” will discuss sharing your family photos on social media and other platforms. Maureen will be available in the afternoon for optional one-on-one consultations on photo identification with workshop participants. (


Brought to you by the New England Documents Conservation Center (NEDCC) and the New England Historic Genealogical Society

Kids Event

STEAMCRAFT - Saturday, March 28, 11:00a.m.-2:00p.m.

Picture of a toy helicopterHelicopters: Learn the basics of helicopter mechanics and how they can be of service to people and our military. Little engineers will make their own helicopters to   bring home.

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