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Yoga with Michelle

Yoga with Michelle
Thursday, September 23
10:30-11:30 AM – Library Lawn*

*Rain dates – Thursday, September 30

Yoga with Michelle offers slower, mindfully paced movement with guided breath awareness, longer held poses, meditative moments, and rest.   Participants will be moving from lying to seated to standing positions.
Please bring your own mat, blanket, towel and/or water bottle to use during the sessions.
Classes are free and open to all to join, however, separate registration is required for each session:
Please sign up online or contact the library for assistance, 781-665-2313.

Virtual Author’s Corner with James Patterson in conversation with Hank Phillippi Ryan

VIRTUAL Author’s Corner with James Patterson in conversation with Hank Phillippi Ryan
Thursday, September 23 at 7:00 PM via Zoom

Join us for bestselling authors, James Patterson and Hank Phillippi Ryan, in conversation to discuss their latest novels.

About James Patterson: James Patterson is the world’s bestselling author.  His latest novel, The Jailhouse Lawyer, will be released on September 21. Learn more about James HERE.

About Hank Phillippi Ryan: Hank Phillippi Ryan is the USA Today bestselling author of 13 thrillers and is also an on-air investigative reporter for Boston’s WHDH-TV.  Her latest novel, Her Perfect Life, will be released on September 14.  Learn more about Hank. HERE.


This event is hosted by Norwood Public Library, in collaboration with Haley Booksellers and Massachusetts Public Libraries.  Signed copies of both Patterson’s and Ryan’s latest books will be available for sale before and during the event from Haley Booksellers.

Registration is required, sign up online.  Zoom access details will be sent in a reminder email prior to the program.


Melrose Seed Library Return

Melrose Seed Library – Seed Return 2021

Harvest and dry your seeds; put them into an envelope or bag* labeled with the plant name, year of harvest, and any additional helpful information!

Drop your seed returns in the Seed Return box, located inside the library at the Seed Catalog.

Need some guidance on how to save seeds?  Check out the slides from a presentation by Gretel Anspach of Massachusetts Master Gardener Association from library presentation (March 31, 2021).

*Envelopes and bags are available at the Seed Catalog!

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