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The Library and all Branches will be closed Sun. & Mon., April 20 & 21, for Easter and Patriots’ Day. http://www.pinterest.com/pin/533395149589726651/
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In addition to our "READ" Poster Photo Booth, we have displays of "Books that Changed Lives" here at the Main Library. They are books chosen by library staff and Worcester community leaders, and will be up all week for National Library Week! 

Check out our Pinterest board with these books during the week as we continue to add them. Did a particular book change your life? Leave a comment here and we will add it to the board!

http://www.pinterest.com/worcesterpl/books-that-changed-my-life/
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This week's STAFF PICK is sure to delight all you science fiction fans: "The Martian" by Andy Weir. Check it out!

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Have you always wanted to be in one of those "READ" posters? Your chance is coming up... during National Library Week. 
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Our jazz series starts TOMORROW! Click the flyer for a complete list of the movie screenings and live music. 
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Looking to brush up on your computer skills? Starting in May, we are adding three new intermediate computer classes per month, as part of a series called "Technology Demystified." It will include one session classes on Facebook, PowerPoint, LinkedIn, Gmail & more! Stop by for one or all! 

The May calendar is here on our blog: http://wplreferenceblog.blogspot.com/2014/03/level-1-computer-basics-4-sessions.html

To register for an intermediate class, go to our online calendar and  click on the date of the class: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=WPL&setRef=new

Hope to see you there!
   ————————–—— Level 1 —————————— Computer & Internet for Beginners (4 sessions) Fridays, 9:30-11 am, 3rd Floor lab The first two weeks of this class will build your basic computer skills by teaching the parts of the c...
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Sunday, April 27 - Come to our Friends Annual meeting to hear from Christopher Korenowsky, the new head librarian, discuss business, and of course - refreshments!

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If you liked the recent HBO show "True Detectve," we have a list of recommended books for you! Check it out on our blog.

http://wplreferenceblog.blogspot.com/2014/04/true-detective-reading-list.html
Your friendly WPL librarians don't only read books; we also love TV shows like HBO's "True Detective"! Now that the show is over, if you (like us) find yourself anxious for more from Rust and Marty, we have some books yo...
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Hard to believe next week will be April already. Stop by one of our branches with your child and get out of this March cold! Frances Perkins, Roosevelt and Tatnuck have great programs for all ages. 
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Our newest blog post includes a video which will teach you how to get text notifications from the library!

http://wplreferenceblog.blogspot.com/2014/03/get-text-from-library.html
Our online catalog now allows you to place a hold on an item, then get a text message when it's in! You can also look up the call number of a book, DVD or audiobook that we have available, then get a text with that informatio...
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The Worcester Public Library will be a welcoming destination and the leading provider of resources to inform, enlighten and enrich our diverse community.

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The Worcester Public Library serves as a gathering place that actively promotes the free exchange of ideas in our democratic society. The Library makes information and services available to all people while fostering intellectual freedom, protecting privacy, encouraging personal growth and enrichment, and celebrating our diverse community heritage.
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Thu - Sat: 9am - 5:30 pm
Sun:         1:30pm - 5:30 pm

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