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Free Events at the Library
On Being Ill: A Conversation About
the Experience of Caregiving and Illness
Wednesday, July 26 at 7:00 p.m.
You are invited to a Wednesday evening conversation about the experience of caregiving and illness, with readings from Virginia Woolf’sOn Being Illand Notes from Sick Rooms by Julia Stephen, Woolf’s mother. Readers will feature Ashfield residents Jane Lund, Kim Mancuso, Julie Orfirer, Susannah Lee and Paris Press director Jan Freeman.
Books will be available to purchase. To order On Being Ill with Notes from Sick Rooms go towww.parispress.org. This event is sponsored by Paris Press, the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the Schocken Family Foundation.
Join the 2017 Summer Reading program: Build a Better World!
Drop by on (or after) Saturday June 24 to sign up and pick up your reading log, bookmark, small treats and special summer events flyer.
Summer Fun Programs for Children: Wednesdays, 3-4 pm
June 28: Build-A-Pizza with Country Pie
July 5: Help A Pet with Esther Coler
July 12: Weave Recycled Materials with Helene Uprichard
July 19: Free-form Building with Karen Sullivan
July 26: Create a Fort or Playhouse with Mary Monohon
August 2: Kids Can Make a Difference with MA Senator Adam Hinds
August 9: Summer Party with Make-your-own sundaes
Hand Made in Ashfield: Special Summer Exhibit
Bring something YOU have made to the Library and join our special exhibit! Professionals and amateurs, folks of all ages, any types of art or handicraft welcome!!