Welcome to Langley-Adams Library

Langley-Adams Library is open!
We are open our regular hours, and walk-ins are welcome.
Wearing a mask is required, as mandated by the Groveland Board of Health.
Please be mindful and stay six feet apart from others.
Vestibule pick-up is still available for those who need or prefer it!
Just call the Library to request vestibule pick-up. 

Join us for these upcoming programs!

Virtual/Zoom Program: Jane Darrowfield and the Madwoman Next Door
Monday, December 6th at 7pm
Please join us for a zoom chat with mystery author Barbara Ross. Barbara writes the Maine Clambake Mysteries and the Jane Darrowfield Mysteries. Her books have been nominated for multiple Agatha Awards for Best Contemporary Novel and have won the Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction. She lives in Portland, Maine. Registration is required.
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Virtual/Zoom Program: Author David Baldacci
Thursday, December 9th at 7pm
Bestselling author David Baldacci will discuss his latest book, Mercy, via Zoom.
David Baldacci is a global #1 bestselling author, and one of the world’s favorite storytellers. His books are published in over forty-five languages and in more than eighty countries, with 150 million copies sold worldwide. His works have been adapted for both feature film and television. David Baldacci is also the cofounder, along with his wife, of the Wish You Well Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting literacy efforts across America. Still a resident of his native Virginia, he invites you to visit him at DavidBaldacci.com and his foundation at WishYouWellFoundation.org. Registration is required.
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Virtual/Zoom Program: It’s a Wonderful Life: 75 Years with George Bailey
Monday, December 13th at 7pm
We hope you’ll join us for this special holiday program with Frank Mandosa. Frank writes: It’s a Wonderful Life: 75 Years with George Bailey” … We all know the classic 1946 film that celebrates life and its true meaning. Just in time for the 75th anniversary of its initial release, this behind-the-scenes look at the history, production, and lasting cultural impact of the perennial holiday favorite will leave you feeling sentimental all over again!
Fun facts and behind the scenes info, trivia, video clips and prizes! Registration is required.
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Virtual/Zoom Program: The Origin of Christmas and its Emergence Over Time
Monday, December 20th at 7pm
Nichols Village and Langley-Adams Library hope you’ll join us for this special holiday zoom event! Sean Murphy is a teacher of Irish history, Irish traditional music, and Irish set dance. Since 2007 Sean has taught courses at the Irish Cultural Center of New England, Cape Cod Sons of Erin, Cape Cod Cultural Center, the Cotuit Center for the Arts, and at venues on Nantucket. Just in time for the holidays, Sean has produced a presentation about the origin of Christmas and its emergence over time into the annual event that is experienced today. Sean’s presentation explains the adoption by Christians of events from the Roman, Celtic, and Nordic traditional winter festivals. It describes the divisions within the Christian community with regard to the celebration of Christmas. The morphing of Saint Nicholas into “Santa Claus/Father Christmas” is explained. Some scenes from the celebration of Christmas in Ireland are included. Registration is required.
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