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White City, Indeed

The Non-Fiction Book Club has it's 2nd discussion on Thursday, February 3rd @ 6:30PM. We will be talking about The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson. And no, the White City in the title does not refer to Lowell in the winter of 2011. It refers to the White City created as part…
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It’s Tax Time Again!

Many common Federal Tax forms are now available in the library. Other forms can be photocopied from a book available at the 2nd floor Reference Desk or found online. The library also has Massachusetts State Tax forms. Other Massachusetts forms and instructions can be obtained online. All tax forms are available free of charge while supplies last. They are located on…
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Independent Film Night – Thursday, Februry 10th @ 6:30: Nurse. Fighter. Boy. a film by Charles Officer

Join us for the latest installment in our ongoing Independent Film Series in partnership with Film Movement. February's film is Nurse. Fighter. Boy. a film by Charles Officer. Thursday, February 10th @ 6:30PM. Fans of HBO's The Wire will recognize the eponymous Fighter, Clark Johnson, but his quietly intense performance in this film is a far cry…
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Winterfest Matinee – Eight Below – Saturday, February 5th @ 1PM

While enjoying the wonderful and wonderfully cold sights and sounds of Lowell's 11th Annual Winterfest Celebration, including the snowman competition and the famous National Human Dogsled Championship, we'd like to invite you to come in out of the cold and enjoy a Winterfest matinee movie about real dogsleds, pulled by real sled-dogs: Eight Below directed…
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Closed Today

This just in....the Pollard Library will be closed today due to the heavy snowfall. We'll see you on the other side of this storm. Until then, stay warm and/or get out and enjoy the snow but in either case, stay safe.
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Non-Fiction Book Club! Devil in the White City by Erik Larson, Thursday, February 3, 2011 @ 6:30PM

Non-Fiction Booklovers! The Pollard Library NonFiction Book Group is really cooking now! Thank you all for the great and spirited discussion last Thursday of Nick Flynn's controversial memoir.It's time to start reading the next selection The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson which we will discuss on Thursday February 3, 2011 @ 6:30PM.FYI,…
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Get Crafty

Calling all you crafty types in grades 5-8. Come on down for after school for our Weekly Wednesday AFTER SCHOOL CRAFT CLUB! January 19 through March 2, 2011 from 3:30-4:30PM. (Full Schedule below). Create something you can take home with you. All supplies provided by the library -- how cool is that. You have to…
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Elvis Birthday Matinee – Viva Las Vegas

Shake off those winter blues and join us on what would have been Elvis Presley's 76th birthday for a special matinee of one of the King's most popular movies. All are welcome—sideburns encouraged. Ah thank you, ah thank you very much.Saturday, January 8th @ 1PM Ground Floor Meeting Room. Brought to you by the Friends of the…
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Happy Holidays!

"Central Street" photo by Tony Sampas, 2010In recognition of the Christmas and New Years holidaysthe Pollard Library will close at 12pm on Thursday, December 23rdand it will be CLOSED entirely on the following dates:Friday, December 24, 2010Saturday, December 25, 2010Friday, December 31, 2010Saturday, January 1, 2011We want to wish you and yours a very happy holiday season!We'll…
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Non-Fiction Book Club – Extra Credit

Watch this video on YouTube A member of the newly formed Non-Fiction Book Club at the Pollard wanted to share with the rest of the group an article in BU Today about a homeless book club in Boston. This article is especially interesting in light of our book club's January Selection: Another Bulls--t Night In…
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