The Walpole Public Library will be closed on Monday, May 29th in observance of
The library will reopen at 10AM on Tuesday, May 30th.
Boston Harbor Islands Ferry Pass Program
Please note that the system for reserving passes has changed. There are no longer passes that patrons can reserve and pick up
ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE ONLINE AT: http://www.bostonharborcruises.con/harbor-islands/
Use PROMO CODE ZBPL17HI62 for the library discount. NO LIBRARY PASS IS NEEDED. Click Here For Instructions
Each pass provides a 2 for 1 discount for up to 4 people on ferry tickets from Long Wharf or Pemberton Point to Grape, Bumpkin, Lovells, Georges, Peddocks, or Spectacle Islands only. Based on availability. Reservations required.
Valid WEEKDAYS ONLY from May 9 – September 7, 2017 / NOT VALID FOR WEEKENDS & HOLIDAYS / Also excluding Free Ferry Days: July 3rd, August 25th, Labor Day, and Columbus Day [check web site or call]. 617-227-4321
Upcoming Friends' Events
- Monday, May 22 - 7 pm - Carol Cohen: Eleanor Roosevelt
- Wednesday, May 31 - 7 pm - Alan O'Hare's stage play with music: iloveyouiloveyouiloveyoutoo
- Tuesday, June 6 - 7:00 pm - Stephen Puleo, author: American Treasures
- Monday, June 12 - 7:30 pm - Beth Knaus, ArtMatters: American Art I
- Monday, July 10 - 7:30 pm - Beth Knaus, ArtMatters: American Art II
Free Fun Fridays June - August 2017
2017 marks the ninth year that the Highland Street Foundation has sponsored Free Fun Fridays which, provides free admission to cultural institutions across the Commonwealth on 10 consecutive Fridays during the summer months. Since its founding, Free Fun Fridays has provided no cost admission to more than one million children and adults while promoting Massachusetts’ diverse cultural offerings.
The Highland Street Foundation is proud to announce that this year their list of partners has grown to include 85 nonprofits— from arts organizations to zoos —that serve residents and visitors in every corner of the state.
Walpole Library Evening Book Group
Next meeting is 6/15/2017 @ 7pm in the Pinnacle Room [2nd floor]
The WLEBG meets every 6 weeks on Thursday evenings at 7pm for 90 minutes. Discussion includes the current selection and books in general.
The next meeting is Thursday, June 15, and the book topic is Crossing to safety by Wallace Stegner. Copies are available at the Circulation desk. Please come in, grab a copy, get reading & join us!
FREE Downloadable Audio Books and eBooks ! Available Anytime
- With OverDrive eBooks, you can get a book any time of day.
- Over 10,000 eBooks - 8,000 audiobooks - new titles added each week
- All you need is a computer or mobile device and your library card!
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