Upcoming programs at the Norfolk Public Library
Some programs require registration. Learn more and register online at
Fashion in Fiction: Regency fashion in Jane Austen’s day

7:00—8:00 PM

Clothing speaks volumes in Jane Austen’s Regency novels! A fun and delightful show-and-tell on the clothing of Regency England as reflected in Jane Austen’s fiction.

Sponsored by the Questers and Norfolk Public Library Gift Fund
Aromatherapy 101 with Kim Larkin
Thursday, March 1st at 6:30 pm

Led by Kim Larkin of Klassic Kreations, this educational and hands-on Aromatherapy program presents the history and health benefits of essential oils. Participants will make their own bath salts, dream pillows, and soap balls. Class size limited to 25. For adults 18 and up.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Read It & Eat It: A Cookbook Discussion Group
Thursday, March 15th at 7:00 pm

Theme for our March meeting: J. Kenji López-Alt

J. Kenji López-Alt is the author of The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science and Chief Culinary Consultant of the food blog SeriousEats.com.

Registration is required. Class size limited to 15.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
2018 Pajama Drive
It’s pajama time! We will be collecting new pajamas (any size) through March 15th as part of the Annual Pajama Drive in partnership with Cradles to Crayons and the Boston Bruins. Help us reach our goal of 70 pairs of pajamas this year. 
Technology Tutorials
Do you ever experience technology confusion? Join us as we partner with Norfolk Community Television to offer three technology tutorials. Bring your device with you, ask questions and get one on one help from NCTV and library staff. 

10:30 – 11:45am, Community Room

Registration required, open to all, click on the link below to register for the session you are interested in. 

Tuesday, March 20th at 7:00 pm

Do you enjoy touring beautiful gardens? Enjoy a virtual tour of the best public gardens and specialty nurseries in the Northeast with Jana Milbocker, author of The Garden Tourist. Learn about each garden’s highlights, history and amenities. Followed by a book signing.

No registration required.

Sponsored by the Norfolk Gift Fund.
Thor (PG-13)
Friday, March 2, 3:30-5:30: 

Join us once a month to catch a not-so-new movie! We’ll have popcorn and water available, and the Junior and Teen Library Councils will be selling candy. Please bring a blanket to sit on. #FBF Movies are for upper elementary through high school.
NPL Teen Gender & Sexuality Alliance
Grades 7-12

Fourth Thursday of the month


The NPL Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) is a place where you can be yourself! We’re a group of LGBTQIA teens, allies, and friends who are having fun, being supportive, learning about local resources, and striving to make our community stronger. This is a social group open to middle and high school students from all towns. Registration appreciated but not required. Summer meeting dates to be determined. Register by clicking on the dates: March 29, April 26, May 24
Coming in April

Boston Marathon History by the Mile April 5, 2018 at 7 p.m.
 Books in Bloom April 11, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Norfolk Public Library are currently in our major fundraising season - you all have likely received an invitation to join the Friends and our massive Booksale is coming up in April - Please add to your support by participating in our partnership with Amazon Smile... its easy, costs you nothing, and means a lot to us. We are an all-volunteer run organization and are able to provide significant program and services funding support to the library each year. Every penny counts!