The Woburn Public Library

Between the World and Me is a 2015 book written by Ta-Nehisi Coates. It is written as a letter to the author's teenaged son about the feelings, symbolism, and realities associated with being black in the United States.

Podcast Discussion Group

From date: 
Thu, 11/09/2017 - 7:00pm

Join the Woburn Public Library as they delve into the debate about DNA tests, identity, and experience by listening to and discussing CodeSwitch's Who's Your Great-Great-Great Grandaddy. Light refreshments will be served.

Location

Woburn Memorial High School
36 Cummings Park
Woburn , MA
Massachusetts

An Evening of Mystery: Library Fundraiser

From date: 
Fri, 11/03/2017 - 6:30pm

The Woburn Public Library Foundation and the Friends of the Woburn Public Library present “A Menacing Night at the Modern Museum.” Join us as local celebrities perform in a murder mystery play. Interrogate suspects, examine clues, and be the first team of detectives to identify “Whodunit?”

Come play and enjoy a three course “Dinner to Die For” along with a bit of humor from our local celebrities, riveting drawing items, and a cash bar.

When: November 3, 2017 from 6:30 – 11:30 pm

Where: Woburn Country Club

Location

Woburn Country Club
I Am Not Your Negro

Wednesday, November 8th | 7PM | Showcase Cinemas, 25 Middlesex Canal Park in Woburn

6PM-7PM Free Appetizers & Cash Bar - 7PM-8:30PM Screening - 8:30PM-9:00PM Discussion

Tickets are free, but space is limited. Reserve your tickets online here, or you can pick up a paper ticket at the library’s temporary space at 36 Cummings Park in Woburn.

Library Crawl

From date: 
Sat, 10/21/2017 - 10:00am

On Saturday, October 21st, eight libraries, across three library networks, including the Woburn Public Library, are banding together to put on a Library Crawl.  From 10AM - 3PM, library enthusiasts are invited to take a self-guided tour of other area libraries and see what they have to offer their communities.  The Library Crawl includes a scavenger hunt of each library’s unique features, prizes (while supplies last), and light refreshments. 

Here’s how it works: