Library Hours Sept. 7, 2014 – May 16, 2015
Monday – Thursday: 9 am – 8 pm
Friday and Saturday: 9 am – 4:30 pm
Closed Good Friday, April 3, 2015
Thank you to SAVE
Just in time for Spring. Thank you to local organization SAVE, Saugus Action Volunteers for the Environment, for donating several beautiful books about wildflowers to the library. Discover some surprising ways to find them, use them and grow them in your yard.
April is a Busy Month in the Children’s Room
Check the calendar for upcoming events and programs
The library is looking for volunteers. Flexible hours, various projects! If you have a
few spare hours each week and are interested in helping out at the library, please
contact us at 781.231.4168, ext. 16.
Curious About Databases?
Start with an introduction to HeritageQuest, a collection of genealogical & historical sources, including U. S. Federal Censuses, books, bank records, and more . . .
Call our Reference Department to sign up for a class, 781-231-4168 x16. Basic computer skills are needed.
Join us on Tuesday, April 7 at 3:30pm. We will be making organizers out of shoe boxes. Yes, shoe boxes!
See the Schedule for more free programs for age 12 and up.
Please join us April 8 at 6:00 pm to discuss And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie.
Our selection for May 13 is Fingersmith by Sarah Waters.
Lizzie Borden and the Forty Whacks!
Join us on Wednesday April 15 at 6:30 when The Delvena Theatre Company presents Lizzie Borden and the Forty Whacks.
On a scorching hot day in Fall River, back in August of 1892, a heinous crime occurred.
Spinster Lizzie Borden was accused, tried, and acquitted for the vicious axe murders of
her father and stepmother. This true unsolved mystery has fascinated people for over 100 years. Did she or didn’t she? You be the jury in this trial reenactment .
Please call or stop by the library to reserve seats. Space is limited for this free program.
Author Barbara Berenson will be at the Library
Author Barbara Berenson will discuss her latest book, Boston and the Civil War. Bostonians played a leading role in persuading President Lincoln to wage war against slavery. Join us on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 6:30 pm for a discussion with historian Barbara Berenson.
No registration is required for this free program. Refreshments will be provided by the New Friends of the Saugus Public Library.
Learn to Draw Manga Figures
Join us on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 10:00 – 11:30 am. Shauna Leva, a classically trained working illustrator is presenting a workshop on drawing Manga. If you like Manga or like to draw, this is the workshop for you! No experience necessary.
Please call or stop by to register for this free program for ages 12 and up.
For Fans of Downton Abbey
Join us on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 6:30 pm when historian Jennifer Pustz explores the lives of servants in New England during the 19th and 20th centuries. Jennifer provides a fascinating look at the lives of these hard working servants. Tea anyone?
No registration is required for this free program sponsored by the Saugus Library Foundation.