To Our Patrons
and Friends -
Thank you for your support!
We will be open on Saturday, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Begin Your Holidays With A Show!
Enter a drawing for (4) free tickets to the Hanover Theater's Production of 'A Christmas Carol'.
As a part of their 10th anniversary of this production, Hanover Theater chose 11 libraries to give free tickets to, and we were one of them!
The deadline for the drawing is Monday, December 4th. The box and forms are located at the Front Desk. Enter Today!
Celebrate Two Local Poets Published
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Enjoy scones, tea, and harp music while listening to the poems of recently published works from Ms. Letarte (Director of the Louise Bogan Poets of Lunenburg) and Mr. Nicola (Stage Director, Playwright, Composer, and Lyricist).
Introductions by Kate Chadbourne. Signed books will be available for purchase.
The Lunenburg Public Library Announces
A New Series of Programs Focused on
Throughout this coming year, the Library will be conducting a series of programs which will focus on a variety of topics that address the issues and skills necessary to run a successful nonprofit. This series will include:
- Creating a Nonprofit Organization
- Overview of Fundraising [November]
- Finding the Right Funders for Your Organization – Grants Research [January]
- Grant Writing – the Dos and Don’ts to Getting a Yes [February]
- Fundamentals of Nonprofit Finances [March]
- Managing Volunteers [May]
One of the issues that any nonprofit organization faces is funding, or rather, finding the funders that are right for your organization. One of most efficient and effective ways to find foundation funding is by using the online tool called the Foundation Directory Online (FDO), a product of the Foundation Center. The system has over 140,000 records of grant making organizations. These are searchable by various characteristics. The Lunenburg Library now has a subscription to FDO, and it is available for you to access.
Please make an appointment with Martha Moore before arriving.
Chair Reiki Sessions
with Carolyn Sargent -
Usui Master Reiki Practitioner
Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It is administered by 'laying on hands' and is based on the idea that an unseen 'life force energy' flows through us and is what causes us to be alive. The relaxing nature of Reiki can be very helpful to people especially at difficult times in our lives. Reiki treatments can bring feelings of peace, centeredness, and an ability to cope better with the challenges of life.
Carolyn will be available to provide an individual 15-minute complimentary session for 1st time recipients. This session is offered to a fully clothed recipient seated in a chair. There are 3 dates to choose from. Sign-up is REQUIRED for a free Chair Reiki session, but not for attendance.
(Additional information about Reiki is on sign-up page.)
Small Works Art Exhibit
Sunday, December 3rd
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Contact MMoore@cwmars.org or the Library (978-582-4140)
for more details.
Winter is Coming!
Help Keep Everyone Warm & Cozy!
for children and adults
to be distributed to those in need in our community.
The Lunenburg Public Library happily serves as a center for community activities. The Library has quiet study rooms, a conference room, a great craft room, and a spacious meeting hall. You are welcome to reserve any of these rooms for your function.
Featured Museums for November
Smith College Museum of Art (SCMA)
From its beginnings in the 1870s, the Smith College Museum of Art has been guided by the understanding that original works of art can be a powerful component of the liberal arts education, embodying aesthetic rewards and a wealth of information about history and human culture. This museum has grown from that early vision to evolve in concert with the academic program it supports. Today SCMA is widely recognized as one of the leading academic museums in the nation.
Ever since their founding, the Harvard Art Museums—the Fogg Museum, Busch-Reisinger Museum, and Arthur M. Sackler Museum—have been dedicated to advancing and supporting learning at Harvard University, in the local community, and around the world. The museums have played a leading role in the development of art history, conservation, and conservation science, and in the evolution of the art museum as an institution. Through research, teaching, professional training, and public education, the museums strive to advance the understanding and appreciation of art.
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.
Enjoy the art work of local watercolor artist,
Her exhibit is open for viewing until November 28th.
It can be accessible when the Community Hall is not in use and during normal Library hours:
M-Th 10:00am - 8:00pm; Sat 10:00am - 2:00pm.
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