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NOTICE about book donations
The Friends of Hopkinton Public Library will begin accepting donations for their book sale on March 1, 2018. We cannot accept donations before that date. Please do not leave donations if the library is not open. Thank you!
Delayed Library Opening Friday, Feb 23rd
Library opening is delayed until 1:00 p.m. due to a power issue in the building. 
RebelRebel the Therapy Dog
Tuesdays -2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
at the library.

Rebel the Therapy Dog will have regular 'office hours' at the library on Tuesdays. Rebel is a sweet Swiss Mountain Dog who would be happy to meet you! Find her in the Young Adult room or the Ellsworth Conference Room.
To make an appointment to see Rebel, contact Jessi McCarthy at jmccarthy@hopkintonma.gov.

Teen Homework Help
Be Smart, Get Smart
Students Meeting And Reviewing Together

Informal homework help for middle school students
provided by high school volunteers
Monday through Thursday 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Beginning Monday, Feb. 5

 
RESCHEDULED
Please join us in a viewing of the movie
'Alice's Ordinary People.' - ​Wednesday, February 21 
6:30 p.m.​
This film explores the life and times of Alice Tregay, a Chicago based Civil Rights activist and unsung heroine of the Civil Rights Movement; one of the ordinary people who made extraordinary change for human rights. Her life revolved around social change and community service.

 
Book Club
Young Adult Lit for Adults (and Grades 11 & 12)
Book Club
Monday, February 26 at 6:45 p.m
.
Allegedly by Tiffany Jackson
Hopkinton Public Library
Registration required
Sign up with Anne, the YA librarian


 
Monthly Program
colorful swash designColoring for Grown-Ups (and high-schoolers)
Wednesday, Feb 28 (drop-in starting 6:30 pm)
Hopkinton Library - 13 Main Street - LL Classroom
Whether you're an experienced colorist or a beginner, join us for a drop-in evening of relaxing coloring! Colored pencils, markers, and pictures to color will be provided - or bring your own materials!


Disability Access:Library programs and events: Should you require an accessible location which includes a restroom, please notify us 5 to 7 days before the program so we may relocate the program. Call (508) 497- 3400 or e-mail hbackman@hopkintonma.gov. Let us know if you need help accessing Children’s Story Hours or events. Call (508) 497 - 9779 or email dkofron@hopkintonma.gov
  • WHAT'S HAPPENING at HPL?

     

    Check out what we have to offer this month. View/print our monthly program calendar

  • QUESTIONS, COMMENTS OR CONCERNS?

    Feel free to contact our director Heather Backman who can be reached at hbackman@hopkintonma.gov or by calling the library at 508-497-9777.
  • MEETING ROOM RESERVATIONS

    Learn about our new meeting room reservation system. We are now accepting room reservation requests!
  • CHECK OUT OUR NEW TELESCOPE...LITERALLY!

    Hopkinton Library now has our own telescope to lend out for your use thanks to the generous donation from the Friends of Hopkinton Public Library and the assistance of the Aldrich Astronomical Society.
  • WHEN IN DOUBT...ASK A LIBRARIAN

    This guide is intended to provide a brief introduction to provide some tools for identifying fake news and improving news literacy.
    http://guides.library.harvard.edu/fake
  • TRACK CONGRESSIONAL LEGISLATION


    Here is a link to a government website that will help you track legislation being debated in the U.S. Congress. https://www.govtrack.us/
  • LIBRARY FOUNDATION NEWSLETTER

     

    Monthly news

    from the HPLF

  • ANCESTRY RESOURCE

                FULL USE AVAILABLE AT THE LIBRARY 

  • LEARN A LANGUAGE

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    Check out our new online language learning tool Mango Languages!

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