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Welcome to Fiske Public Library

New Museum Passes Have Arrived :
Mystic Seaport Museum
Boston Children’s Museum
To reserve Museum Passes go to the Library website and click on the “Museum Pass” link in the Right Column.

Reading Challenge 2024
Fiske Library is going to be partners for the Massachusetts Center for the Book 2024 Reading Challenge for kids, teens and adults! Go to : https://www.massbook.org/readingchallenge to see how to participate.

PAJAMA DRIVE!
Fiske Public Library will once again be participating in the Boston Bruins annual PJ drive. Please, drop off donations of NEW kids pajamas at the library between February 1-March 15.You still have a few weeks left to donate NEW kids pajamas to support Cradles to Crayons through the Boston Bruins PJ Drive. Donations can be dropped off at the circulation desk or you can donate directly though our Amazon wishlist: https://a.co/inDrBoq

SAILS MOBILE APP
Thanks for your patience--we know you have been awaiting this news. If you are not already aware the mobile app is now available and fully functional once again.
As long as you did not delete it you should log out of the app, then log back in for it to work properly. If  you did delete it you  can download it again from the appropriate app store.

AT HOME WITH ELEANOR ROOSEVELT
WHEN : SATURDAY MARCH 9
TIME : 2:00—3:00 PM
Join author and historian Carol Cohen for a look into the life of Eleanor Roosevelt. During this presentation, meet Eleanor Roosevelt at her home in Hyde Park, New York in December 1948. Eleanor has just returned from the United Nations where they have ratified the International Declaration Of Human Rights. Learn about her role as a human rights activist, and inspect many primary sources that were very much a part of Eleanor Roosevelt’s personal and professional life. The presentation which is part portrayal and part power point is both interesting and interactive.

COLLECTIBLES APPRAISAL
WHEN : SATURDAY MARCH 23
TIME : 10:00 AM—1:00 PM
Rick Keller, of Perfect Pastime 617, is offering a free community-wide collectibles appraisal event at the Fiske Library. So gather up all your Pokémon/sports cards/memorabilia, coins, video games/consoles, comics, broken and fine jewelry, sterling silver, etc. to see if you have treasure or trash!
Rick is a native of Foxborough who has been involved in the industry for close to two decades. He has generously donated some of his time to share his valuable knowledge with all who listen.  REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Additionally, to have things run smoothly at this event, please also complete a couple of other steps along with registration:
Please sign up for your specific 10-minute time slot by calling 508-384-5440. If you do not sign up separately for a predetermined time slot, please be prepared during the event to wait until there is an opening. Please email pictures of your item(s) that you plan to bring for appraisal to Rick well beforehand at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Free Drop-in IT Help Office Hours
TUESDAYS 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Children's Program Room or Homework Center
The Fiske Public Library is hosting Free IT Help Office Hours with IT expert Ben Elliot who will be available to help with personal technology related issues in an informal setting. Ben is available at the Fiske Public Library on a first come, first serve basis. 
Ben is a wonderful resource for all things "techie!" Stop by and see if he can help you!!
For more information, please contact Library Director Kim Shipala at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Friends of the Fiske would like to thank everyone who came out for their recent book sale – it was a huge success! They continue to have their ongoing book sales in the library. Hardcover fiction and all types of nonfiction books can be found on the back shelves near the Genealogy Room. The bookcase near the Sweatt Room now has special “gift” books displayed for sale. There are also free audio/music CDs in the lobby leftover from the big book sale. Please note that the Friends will no longer accept audio/music CD donations. 

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NEXT ZOOM YOGA SESSION  
WHEN : Wednesdays

TIME : 6:00-7:15
A new session will begin February 28 and continue March 6, 13, 20, 27 and April 3.
Cost is $48 for the six week session. Payment is due before the first session, either cash or check to the Friends of the Fiske. You can register ONLINE on the Library Calendar, CALL the Library at 508-384-5440 x2 or COME IN leaving your name, phone number and email address which is necessary for the ZOOM link.
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.

FISKE LIBRARY BOOK CLUB
WHEN
: Tuesday March 26
TIME : 7:00PM
The Fiske Library Book Club will meet in the Sweatt Meeting Room on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m., and it is open to adults 18 and over.
The book for discussion this month is - Lioness of Boston - Emily Franklin
No registration is required. For more information, please contact Library Director Kim Shipala.
Dates for Upcoming Months : 
April 23 -  Birnam Wood - Eleanor Catton
May 28 - Yellowface - R.F. Kuang
June 25 - Paper Palace - Miranda Cowley Heller
July 23 - Horse - Geraldine Brooks

Showcase Cinema Tickets!
You can now purchase discounted Showcase Cinema Tickets at FISKE thanks to the FRIENDS OF THE FISKE.
Tickets are $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.

FISKE PUBLIC LIBRARY
110 Randall Road
Wrentham, MA 02093
508-384-5440 Phone
508-384-5443 Fax
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FISKE LIBRARY HOURS
Monday 10am-1pm
Tuesday 10am-8pm
Wednesday 10am-5pm
Thursday 10am-8pm
Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 10am-4pm (Closed July & August)
Sunday CLOSED