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Non-Fiction Book Club to discuss “Happy City” by Charles Montgomery – Thursday, September 8 – 6:30PM (LOWELL READS 2016 Kick-off Event)

Our group is free and open to the public. Copies of books up for discussion are available for patrons to borrow on a first come first serve basis at the 1st Floor Information Desk. You may also reserve a copy by calling the Community Planning Department at 978-674-1542. For more information about this group please contact…
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Non-Fiction Book Club to discuss “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown – Thursday, July 7 – 6:30PM

Pollard Library Non-Fiction book club happens at 6:30 on the first Thursday of every month. It is free and open to the public. Copies of books up for discussion are available for patrons to borrow on a first come first serve basis at the 1st Floor Information Desk. You may also reserve a copy by…
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Non-Fiction Book Club to discuss “Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight” by Alexandra Fuller – Thursday, May 5 – 6:30PM

From the book jacket: In Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight, Alexandra Fuller remembers her African childhood with candor and sensitivity. Though it is a diary of an unruly life in an often inhospitable place, it is suffused with Fuller's endearing ability to find laughter, even when there is little to celebrate. Fuller's debut…
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Irish Concert – Easter Rising Commemorative Celebration – Wednesday, May 4th – 6PM

[caption id="attachment_3179" align="alignnone" width="240"] Paul Carrol Irish Baladeer[/caption] This spring marks the 100th anniversary of the Irish Republic's Easter Rising we are hosting a historic commemoration featuring a display of historic photos detailing the history of the Easter Rising.  Dave McKean will give a short talk followed by a performance by Irish Balladeer Paul Carroll.…
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An Evening with B.A. Shapiro – Thursday, April 21, 2016

The Pollard Library Foundation's Tenth Annual Meet the Author event features B.A. Shapiro, Thursday, April 21, at 6:30PM. The highly anticipated annual events features book signing and hors d'oeuvres in the magestic setting of Memorial Hall (the Pollard's 2nd Floor Reference Room). Suggested Donation: $50 per person. Proceeds to benefit the Pollard Memorial Library Foundation.…
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