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- Bibliobites in April: Down-Home Cooking (5/8/2017) - In April our Bibliobites titles usually coordinate with the library’s One Book program, and this year was no exception. Our One Book title, Stronger by Jeff Bauman, features a Chelmsford-raised author and many references to local Chelmsford restaurants and locales. So it seemed appropriate to choose cookbooks that reflect local cuisine, both traditional and innovative. … Continue reading Bibliobites in April: Down-Home Cooking
- Reading List: The Handmaid’s Tale and other dystopias (5/6/2017) - The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood’s classic dystopian novel from the 1980’s, has been adapted for television, and the first three episodes aired last weekend via Hulu. If you are not familiar with the novel’s premise, it follows a member of the near future society of Gilead, where men have taken control and forced most women … Continue reading Reading List: The Handmaid’s Tale and other dystopias
- Read, Renew, Return: a reading list for Earth Day and every day (4/22/2017) - Today, April 22, is Earth Day, and people all over the country are using this day to march for science and draw attention to the importance of scientific research to our communities, economy, democracy and future. If you are wondering what you can do to protect our climate today, use this Earth Day to start investigating. Here are … Continue reading Read, Renew, Return: a reading list for Earth Day and every day
- The Library is Getting a New Catalog! (4/22/2017) - Our new catalog is now live! Check it out at chelmsfordlibrary.org/catalog! Remember that all user account PINs have been reset to the last 4 digits of the phone number on file. Now that it’s up, we will be checking in all the materials returned these past few days! Please bear with us as we … Continue reading The Library is Getting a New Catalog!