News @ The Lunenburg Library

     Lunenburg Public Library
    ​Fall Book and Bake Sale

     Saturday, October 5th
     8:30am until 2:00pm


     Lunenburg Public Library
     1023 Massachusetts Avenue


New Monthly Program Series for Adults!

Join us to make something fun, make new friends, and take home a free handmade creation. A different themed craft will be offered each month, and each session is led by a librarian to assist you. 

In September we are making Mason Jar Fall Luminaries

Two sessions are available for registration*

   Tuesday, September 17th
   10:30am -11:30am
   Sign up 
HERE

   Wednesday, September 18th
   6:30pm - 7:30pm
   Sign up 
HERE

*Please only register for one session.  Projects are intended for adult skill levels and interests, but registration is open to everyone.

Space is limited, so sign-up today!


ALFA* - Adult Learning in the
Fitchburg Area

ALFA Salon:  Continuing the Conversation with Martha Crawford

Monday, September 23rd (#2 of 5)
10:30pm - 12:00pm
                                  Lunenburg Public Library

This session will be taught by local instructor Martha Crawford.  Each class will include an expert's presentation and discussion of the day's topic, an open forum of current issues and topics of interest and wrap-up with discussion of future presentation ideas.  Initial presentations are likely to include Cybersecurity, History of Salons, the 2020 Election, and the Economy.

September 9th is the first of five meetings.  To participate, you must sign up ahead of time through ALFA's website - HERE.

*ALFA is a Lifelong Learning Institute that offers non-credit daytime courses and special activities designed and implemented by the members of the ALFA in coordination with the
professional staff at Fitchburg State University.


Wonderful World of Moths
with Dave Small

Wednesday, September 25th     6:30pm - 7:30pm

Did you know that there are thousands of species of moths?  Some fly by day, but many more move in the nocturnal shadows.  Enjoy this presentation by Dave as he explores the dark side of these insects of the order Lepidoptera.

Dave is a lifelong Massachusetts resident.  He is the President of the 280 member Athol Bird and Nature Club, and currently Director of the Millers River Environmental Center.  Through workshops, lectures, and field trips around New England, Dave shares his passion for Birds, Butterflies, Dragonflies, and most recently, moths!

Visit his gallery HERE


Featured Museums for September

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Old
Sturbridge
Village
(OSV)
 

OSV, the largest outdoor history museum in the Northeast, depicts a rural New England town of the 1830s.  You are invited into more than 40 original buildings, including homes, meetinghouses, a district school, country store, bank, working farm, three water-powered mills, and trade shops - all situated on more than 200 scenic acres.  Visitors can meet heritage breed farm animals and interact with authentically costumed staff.

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The Trustees
of

Reservations
(TTOR)

The TTOR is a non-profit land conservation and historic preservation organization dedicated to preserving natural and historical places in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  It is the oldest regional land trust in the world.  The trustees of Reservations own title to 116 properties on 27,000 acres in Massachusetts - all of which are open to the public; it maintains conservation restrictions on 200 more properties.  Properties include historic mansions, estates, and gardens; woodland preserves; waterfalls; mountain peaks; wetlands and riverways; coastal bluffs, beaches, and barrier islands; farmland and CSA projects; and archaeological sites.

The Friends of the Lunenburg Library are eligible to request Museum Passes to many museums, zoos, and living environments throughout the State.

Join the Friends today and experience these cultural activities.


 

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