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The Jones Library and branches will be closed Sunday, October 11 and Monday, October 12 in observance of Columbus Day.
News & Events
Film & Discussion:
The film series on issues of race resumes on October 8 with a screening of Fruitvale Station at 7 pm, followed by a facilitated discussion. (Please note this film is
rated R.) ©Weinstein Co.
Co-sponsored by the Jones Library and the Coming Together Project.
People of the Book (2nd edition)
This longstanding book group takes up a new theme: books about libraries, books, reading, etc. Join us for a discussion of "The Library of Babel", "The Aleph",
"The Secret Miracle"by Jorge Luis Borges, with discussion led by Prof. Ilan Stavans of Amherst College on Thursday, October 15 at 7 pm.
Publishing: Independent or Mainstream Press?
Get the inside scoop from our panel of local authors and a representative from an independent press as they discuss their experiences in writing and publishing
on Saturday, October 17 at 10 am.
New in Special Collections ...
Stop by and enjoy our new exhibit featuring poetry about Amherst and poetry printed or published in Amherst - including an original Eugene Field manuscript!
Borromeo String Quartet
Join us for a family concert on Saturday, October 17 at 2 pm. Families and young students are especially invited! Parallel activities for restless
little ones available.
Co-sponsored by Amherst College's Music at Amherst Chamber Series and the Jones Library.
PC Softward Dr. Hank at the Munson
PC Softward Dr. Hank will be holding a clinic at the Munson Memorial Library from 3 - 5 pm each Tuesday afternoon to
help with pesky software problems. Clinic hours begin on September 15.
Call 413/ 259-3095 after 2 pm for more info.
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Samuel Minot Jones Awards for Literary Achievement
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