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Truck Day 2015

Kids of all ages are invited to drop by the Goodnow Library parking lot anytime between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM on Wednesday, July 15th to experience TRUCK DAY! Come and visit a variety of trucks from the Sudbury highway, fire and police departments. Kids young and old can touch, honk, and climb on the…

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Categories: Children, Summer Reading

April Vacation Week!

The Goodnow Library Children’s Department has many special events for children during April Vacation week (April 21st-24th)! On Tuesday, come to the library to see Awesome Robb’s Magic Show! Wednesday kids and caregivers can watch Big Hero 6  while eating popcorn! On Thursday drop by the library to watch some of Sudbury’s most talented kids…

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Categories: Children

Quick Reads!

Stop by the children’s room to check out our newest collection: Quick Reads! Quick reads are picture books organized by topic for patrons (young and old) to easily access. Looking for books about dinosaurs or princesses? Check the quick reads! Want a pirate book? Browse the pirate quick reads! Construction, Dinosaurs, New Baby, Pirates, Potty Training,…

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Categories: Uncategorized

Teen Advisory Board becomes Library Apprentice Group!

  The Goodnow Library and the Goodnow Library Foundation are excited to announce the transformation of the Teen Advisory Board into the new Library Apprentice Group! If you are interested in technology, books, video production, writing, or service this is the group for you. We invite tweens and teens, ages 11 and up to join…

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Categories: Adults, Middle School, Teens

Lemonade Stand Girls

Over the summer, two young local residents held a lemonade stand to raise money for a charity of their choice. When all was said and done their mom Jill asked them where they would like to donate the money raised. Both suggested their local library – the Goodnow Library! Sisters, and frequent library patrons, Celeste…

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Categories: Children

"Get Carded!"

September is Library Card Sign-up Month Don’t have a library card? Stop by circulation to sign up and receive a welcome bag for free! Lost your card? Stop by the circulation desk to get a new one for free! Want to use your smartphone to check out books? Try one of these free apps and…

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Categories: Uncategorized

Friends of the Library Host Team Trivia Night to Raise Money for a Drive Up Book Drop

The Friends of the Goodnow Library present: TEAMWORK TRIVIA NIGHT A BENEFIT TO RAISE FUNDS FOR A DRIVE UP BOOK DROP Hosted by DJ Ed Mullen Friday, September 19, 2014, 7:00 p.m. Goodnow Library 21 Concord Road, Sudbury, MA 01776 Each ticket includes game, snacks, pizza, dessert and soft drinks. We will also have a…

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Categories: Uncategorized

One Book, One School

Thursday, August 28, 2014 12:30-2:00 PM For 5th-8th grade students. No registration necessary. To prepare for the upcoming school year, the Goodnow Library is hosting a pizza party and book discussion for middle school students. The event is centered around Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan–the novel of choice for this year’s One Book,…

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Categories: Middle School, Teens

Goodnow Library Summer Reading Program 2014

An exciting summer of reading is in store for children at the Goodnow Library!  All kids from birth through rising 6th graders are invited to participate in the library’s summer reading program. One of the most effective ways to improve reading skills is to read regularly and often, and research has shown that children who…

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Categories: Children, Summer Reading

Teen Fall Volunteer Program

Teen Summer Volunteer Program The Children’s Department is looking for enthusiastic teen volunteers to help with programs and events! Click on the Fall 2014 Teen Volunteer Application to download and print. Applications will be accepted at the Children’s Desk until Friday, September 12. We are looking for volunteers who can commit a set schedule of regular…

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Categories: Children, Teens