Nature Exploration

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September 19, 2017 at 8:06 am Leave a comment

Solar Eclipse Program

Ecipse poster

Why do eclipses occur? Why are solar eclipses so rare? What is so special

about the corona of the sun? What is an Alven wave? Learn the answers to all

these question and view images of past solar eclipses. This is the place to ask

any question about the upcoming eclipse on Aug. 21.

Daniel Seeley has a BS Physics from MIT and PhD Physics and Astronomy

from Boston University He has formerly taught Physics and Astronomy at

Framingham High School, MA and has worked at the National Solar

Observatory at Sunspot, NM on Sacremento Peak, elev 9200 ft and detected

Alven waves in the Corona for the first time.

July 20, 2017 at 8:30 am Leave a comment

Backpack Theater

Peter Pan

Monday June 26

1:30 PM

at the library


Come and watch a great show as the student troupe Backpack Theater performs two stories with original music – “Peter Pan” and “The 3 Bears”.  It is great family fun.  Stay afterwards and meet the actors, get their autographs and ask how you can join  the troupe!  Refreshments!


June 14, 2017 at 1:09 pm Leave a comment

Community Cafe

Promise Community Cafe Flyer

May 24, 2017 at 11:04 am Leave a comment

Auction 2017

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Have a look at some the great items we have for you to bid on at our 2nd Annual Derby Day Silent Auction!

Tickets are available at the library – $15/per person and $25/per couple.

May 6

5-8 PM

at the Richford Country Club

Light Fare and munchies provided

Cash bar available including Mint Juleps

Come and bid on a variety of great items!

April 26, 2017 at 7:57 pm Leave a comment

Derby Day Silent Auction

Tickets are on sale now!Derby Poster

April 24, 2017 at 12:39 pm Leave a comment

Art Bop

We are just one of many of the Franklin County Public Libraries celebrating creativity this Saturday.  Try and visit them all!  Click here for the complete list.Preview of “Art Bop”

April 19, 2017 at 11:30 am Leave a comment

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