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Tumblebooks are animated ebooks for younger readers.

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Book Clubs at the Library

We have clubs for all ages and interests. Here's what we're reading now.

  • Evening Book Club - Blink by Malcolm Gladwell | meeting - Sept. 23 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Afternoon Book Club - North of Boston by Elisabeth Elo | meeting- Oct. 14 at 1 p.m.
  • Mystery Readers - Vanished by Joseph Finder | meeting - Oct. 16 at 2 p.m.
  • Teen Book Club (grades 9 and up) - Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern | meeting Nov. 3 at 6:30
  • Childrens Book Club - The Great Unexpected by Sharon Creech | meeting Oct. 22 at 2:45 p.m.

Copies of all books are available at the library.


Bruins Photos Are In!

If you had photos taken at the Bruins Visit (Storytime with Blades), please come in to pick up your official photo from the Boston Bruins and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners! Photos from library events may appear on Flickr, Facebook, at the library and on the library Web site.


cOmpany H Puppet Show

We had a great ending to the Summer Reading season with our amazing Company H puppet show. Visit our Company H webpage, our Flickr or Facebook pages to see pictures of the show.


Download books and audiobooks

The SAILS Library Network is constantly updating the Overdrive collection. Check out our Virtual Library Help page to get started.

Our E-Technology webpage has links and resources from Best Bookish Apps for Kids aged 2-8 and Free Apps for Readers.

Library Newsletter Online

Our library newsletter features stories about library events, tips for finding books, and more. The monthly newsletter is available at the library and for download here! You may also subscribe to be notified when the library newsletter is available each month using the
ESubscriber Service on the town website.

Friends of the Library

The next regular meeting for the Friends will be Wednesday, October 22 at 6:30 pm. New members are always welcome!

Library Board of Trustees

The Library Board of Trustees is pleased to welcome its new trustees Caroline Harrington and Ava Grimason. The next regularly scheduled meeting of the trustees will be Tuesday, Oct. 14, at 6:30 p.m. There is still a vacancy on the board that the trustees are actively seeking to fill. If interested, please fill out the Talent Bank form on the Town of Halifax Web site!

Trustee meetings are open to the public.


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