At the Woburn Public Library study hall, the Friends of the Library will host "Honor Enough: Sergeant Horatio J. Homer of the Boston Police Department". This is an illustrated lecture by Margaret R. Sullivan, the Records Manager and Archivist of the Boston Police Department. She will expound on new research that has identified Sergeant Homer as Boston's first African American police officer. He was appointed in 1878 and promoted to Sergeant in 1895, Homer served with distinction for more than 40 years.
The Woburn Public Library
Come in and join the Library and decorate ornaments for your family. Children ages 7-12 are invited to come and decorate ornaments. Children must be able to work independently, please respect the age limits.
Ornament designs will vary from simple to complicated. All supplies will be provided, please be on time for the best selection of ornaments to paint! Come make a wonderful gift for someone this holiday season!
Location: Woburn Public Library
45 Pleasant Street