Bringing Poetry Month to Attleboro

Each April, National Poetry Month tempts readers to give poetry a try. Famously called, “The best words in the best order,” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poetry is currently experiencing a resurgence. The reference desk has noticed an increase in requests for poetry and also in suggestions for books to include in the collection. We’re highlighting […]

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Library Closed Monday for Patriot’s Day

The Attleboro Public Library will be closed on Monday, April 16th in observance of Patriot’s Day. We will resume our regular hours of operation when we open again at 8:30 AM on Tuesday, April 17th. Wondering what Patriot’s Day is really all about? Patriots’ Day is a special Massachusetts State holiday commemorating the opening battle of the […]

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Celebrating National Library Week

April 8-14 is National Library Week, the 60th year of acknowledging the important role libraries and library staff have played in our lives and community. With “Libraries Transform” as the National Lifelong Learning Campaign, the American Library Association is involving libraries and their patrons in the effort to promote the importance of libraries. At your Attleboro […]

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Nature enthusiasts, this program’s for you!

Join the Attleboro Area Sustain-Ability Environmental Group on Monday April 9th at 6:30 pm for a casual conversation of the book Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants  by Robin Wall Kimmerer. Whether you’ve read the book or not, this promises to be an engaging conversation for science lovers, gardeners, and […]

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