Everyone ages 2 and up must wear a mask covering their nose and mouth when entering the Children's Department regardless of vaccination status.
RENTAL BOOKS ARE BACK!
$1.00 for a week. No need to wait for popular titles to become available on the Holds list!!
Also Rental Gift Cards are available again.
The Friends of the Fiske are offering a gift card that entitles the recipient to check out 12 free rental books. The cost for the card is just $10. The perfect gift for your reader of bestsellers! Cards are available for purchase at the Circulation desk.
The Library reopens on Saturdays 10-4 beginning September 11.
Notes from the Friends of the Library 9/24/21
The Friends are not accepting DVD or CD donations at the present time. They ask that all BOOK donations NOT be left in the cardboard boxes in the foyer area. Ask at the circulation desk for staff to take the donations. The Friends of the Library will then look through them. Please do not leave boxes outside the Library. There are bins in the parking lot for book recycling, however if those are full please do NOT leave books outside of the bins.
Fun with S.T.E.A.M VIRTUAL Program
WHEN : 10/9-10/16
The Children’s Museum Easton presents Fun with S.T.E.A.M., a virtual enrichment program! This program was generously funded by the Wrentham Cultural Council.
Calling all future scientists, technologists, engineers, artists, and mathematicians! Test theories and predictions through a compilation of some of our favorite STEAM experiments. Learn to ask questions, define problems, construct explanations and design solutions while having fun!
This program will be virtual and geared towards preschoolers-grade 3. Once registered, you can come into the library to pick up your supplies, then you will be able to access the activity online between October 9, 2021-October 16, 2021.
Once Upon a Halloween
WHEN : Saturday, 10/16
TIME : 11:00am (weather permitting)
Storyteller Diane Edgecomb presents Once Upon a Halloween.
What would Halloween be without some chillin’ tales for the spookiest time of the year? Once Upon A Halloween is a fun-filled, Halloween event – complete with a huge cauldron bubbling over with fog for the last dramatic story! This family program contains some old chestnuts as well as great new Halloween stories full of surprises. All tales are appropriate for family audiences and contain a well-rounded blend of suspense and humor.
4th Annual 4Paws Cookie Festival
WHEN : Dec 11th
TIME : 10-2.
Come check out the variety and BUY COOKIES!
Cookies need to be bagged or sealed with 6 cookies per container and a complete list of ingredients provided on EACH container.
You are Invited to the Second Fiske Public Library Drive Through Jack-O-Lantern Event.
WHEN : FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29th
TIME : 5:30-7:30PM.
Load up the family in the car and drive up Randall Road to check out all of the lit carved pumpkins!
Join the fun!
NEXT DATE : Tuesday October 19
TIME : 7:00 PM
LENGTH : 1 Hour 26 Min
Originally planned for September - We will be showing Searching for Sugarman.
This is the incredible true story of Rodriguez, the greatest 70's rock icon who never was and the two South African fans who set out to find out what really happened to their hero.
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NEXT DATE: Wednesday October 27
LENGTH : 1 Hour 54 Min
We will be showing The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared.
Based on the internationally best-selling novel by Jonas Jonasson, the unlikely story of a 100-year-old man who decides it's not too late to start over. For most people it would be the adventure of a lifetime, but Allan Karlsson's unexpected journey is not his first. For a century he's made the world uncertain, and now he is on the loose again
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WHEN : Wednesdays
TIME : 6:30-7:45
Noreen Johnson will be offering another six week session of Zoom Yoga beginning 10/27 and continuing 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1 and 12/8.
Noreen offers a Hatha based yoga for all levels. Participants move through a series of gentle poses designed to align breathing with muscle development.
The class incorporates straps, blocks, light weights, and core ball to provide overall toning. These props are available to students and are optional to use during the class. A relaxation and visualization complete the class allowing the student to be present in the moment created for them.
Cost is $48 for the six sessions. Payment is due before the first session, either cash or check to the Friends of the Fiske. You MUST Call the Library at 508-384-5440 or COME IN to register leaving your name, phone number and email address which is necessary for the ZOOM link.
Showcase Cinema TIckets!
You can now purchase discounted Showcase Cinema tickets at FISKE thanks to the FRIENDS OF THE FISKE.
Tickets at $10.00 each, good at any Showcase Cinema in the U.S. (NOTE : Lux Level, 3-D Movies and other special theatres are subject to an additional fee at the theater.)
Not valid for telephone or online orders. See ticket for all rules. No limit for Wrentham residents, limit of 2 tickets for non-Wrentham residents. The ticket purchased at the Library must be exchanged at theater box office for admission ticket. NO EXPIRATION.
The FRIENDS OF THE FISKE just purchased a new batch of tickets for us to sell. These tickets are $20.00 each, no limit for Wrentham card holders, limited to 2 tickets for non-Wrentham card holders. (Admission at the Zoo is $30 for 3 & Up; Wed ONLY Seniors 62+ are $20) You MUST have your library card to get the tickets. The Zoo has changed to policy and tickets now expire (this batch in October 2022) so get them now !! GREAT FOR GIFT GIVING!!!!
Check the Zoo website for more information.