Library Survey Gift Card Winners

The Library Director and the Board of Library Trustees wish to thank the 967 community members who responded to the library's long-range planning survey.  A special thanks to the Friends of the Sharon Public Library for donating two $50 Visa Gift Cards to two randomly selected patrons.   And the winners are Donna Goldstein and Hanif Abdulali.    

Friends of the Library Booksale

Book Sale Collection: May 2nd through May 17th

Book Sale Hours
Members-only: Thursday, May 19, 2-7 PM
Friday, May 20, 10-4 PM
Saturday, May 21, 10-4 PM
Sunday, May 22, 10-4 PM  $5.00 Bag

 
Book donations will be accepted starting May 2nd during regular Library hours in the Community Room. Room Capacity Limits May Apply.

Life in a Word

Please join Ronni Hochman, HCI Certified Health and Life Coach as she presents a series of three workshops to help you work through some of your most difficult conflicts:
 
Session 1: What Can I Do To Help? (Purpose)
   Wednesday, April 27th, 6:30-7:30 PM

 
Session 2: Change, Change, Change!  (Change)
  Wednesday, May 25th, 6:30-7:30PM

 
Session 3: It's Time To Move That Wall!  (Obstacles)
                                        Wednesday, June 22, 6:30-7:30 PM

Each workshop will encourage the group to share stories and explore how a single word can make a difference in your life. 
 
These workshops will be held in person in the Library Community Room. 
Registrations required:  https://tinyurl.com/yeyw8p42

New Day and Time for Chess Club


The Sharon Public Library Chess Club has moved to
Sunday at 4:30 via Zoom.
 
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Planning for Medicare - Countdown to 65

Sue Flanagan is a Senior Plan Consultant for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts.  She has over 20 years' experience in the Health Insurance Industry with a focus on Medicare products and speaks to hundreds of audiences each year on Medicare and related products. She enjoys educating people on the various health insurance plan options so that they leave the presentation with the confidence and knowledge to make informed decisions.


This seminar will help people approaching Medicare eligibility understand their health insurance options outside of employer-sponsored coverage.  Topics covered will include:

  • Explanation of Medicare
  • Medigap and Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Medicare Part D
  • Programs available to retirees such as COBRA
  • Where to go for additional help
Please join us on Tuesday, May 24th @ 7-8PM in the Library's Community Room. Register here.

SPL Veteran's Club Presents

SPL Veteran's Club welcomes Stacey Coyne of " 22 Mohawks", on
Monday, June 13th from 10:00-12 noon in the Library Community Room.   

 

"22Mohawks" is proud to provide assistance to veterans who need help with navigating the struggles of everyday life when they return home from duty. Be it physical, mental, or financial support, we strive to do everything in our power to improve the lives of veterans while combating PTSD and raising awareness of the prevalence of veteran suicide among our former service members.


Online Tools Through SPL

The Library can keep you connected and safe through our online tools:

Overdrive and its corresponding free app, Libby, allow users to borrow eBooks eAudiobooks, and eMagazines.  To access click here

Hoopla provides streaming access to movies, TV shows, e-books, e-audiobooks, and more.  To access click here

The New York Times online version--including New York Times Games and New York Times Cooking--is available to users who do not have a personal subscription to the NYT. 
To access all three NYT subscriptions click here 

Need Assistance? Contact Adult Services at 781-784-1578 x1422 or reference@sharon.ocln.org

Did you know that SPL continues to offer Curbside Pickup Service?

        
An easy and safe way to get your Library materials!

For more information about our Curbside Pickup Service, including step-by-step instructions, please follow this link SPL Curbside Delivery

Now introducing... LibFix!

Don't want to browse the shelves, but want some new materials? Check out our new "LibFix" service for patrons of all ages! Whether you want 1 title or a whole bundle of 5 titles on a topic of your choice, our collection experts are ready to hand-select items to suit your unique reading and/or watching interests! LibFix is available for books, audiobooks and DVDs.  Get started here: tinyurl.com/spl-libfix
 

Introducing Wowbrary!

Would you like to hear about bestsellers, movies, music, and audiobooks almost as soon as they arrive here at the library? We are excited to offer Wowbrary email alerts that highlight our newest items each week.Wowbrary alerts are free and do not require a library card. Sign up or learn more.