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Concord Reads About Abraham Lincoln (Feb. 1 - Mar. 31, 2015) invites you to a book discussion on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. at Fowler or on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. at Main. We will be reading Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini. Print copies are available at Main. Click here for eBook copies to download or stream. The event is open to all. [Video] [Complete Program Listings]
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Weekend Poetry Reading will host poet, Peter Gizzi who will read from his collections on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. in the Trustees' Room. Sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library. Open to all.
Tuesday Book Group will read the award-winning novel Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel on March 10, 2015 at 9:30-11:15 a.m. in the Trustees' Room. Copies of the title are available at the Main Library Circulation Desk. All are welcome! (Snow date: 3/17)
BookMarkers, the Library's Book Group for Grades 4/5, will discuss Lincoln And His Boys by Rosemary Wells, and Abraham Lincoln by Ingrid and Edgar D'Aulaire, on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Main Library, with activities and snacks provided. All are welcome!
The next Downloading Library eBooks to Your iPad class will be held on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at our Fowler Branch Library. Click here to register online. [Browse for More Classes]
Friday Flicks at Fowler will feature a Russian film on March 13, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. Free admission. Open to all. [View 2015 Film Schedule]
Music from the Library will feature pianist Geoffrey Burleson on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Main Library performing music by Ravel, Debussy, Saint-Saens, Rakowski and Burleson. Open to all. Reservations are required. Sponsored by the Friends of the Concord Free Public Library. (The event is full. Registration is closed.)
Thursday Author Talk will host Anne Ipsen on March 19, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at Main Library. Anne Ipsen will discuss her most recent historical novel Abigail's Legacy: a Novel of Early New England. Open to all.
Concord Reads will present Lincoln Cent: Coin Discussion with Tom Caldwell, Numismatics Co. on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Main Library about coin collecting and how Lincoln came to be on the penny and the five dollar bill, among other fascinating facts. Open to all.
Concord Reads will feature Cheese Making During the Civil War with Peter Lovis of Concord Cheese Shop on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at Fowler Branch Library. Open to all.
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