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Friends of the Jamaica Plain Branch Library

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October 2017

Annual Meeting – Friends of the JP Branch Library

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Jamaica Plain Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

All members of the Friends of the Jamaica Plain Branch Library are invited to our annual meeting.  In 2017, the Friends turn 65!  Help us celebrate this milestone (and relish it in our new renovated Branch building). The meeting will include a small business section and then we will have refreshments.  All this will be topped off by a wonderful musical performance by Reynaliz Herrera 'Ideas, not Theories" IDEAS, NOT THEORIES Is a theatrical percussion show. The performance features original music…

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December 2017

Annual Holiday Party

December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jamaica Plain Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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The Friends of the JP Branch Library invite everyone in the community to kick off the holiday season with a little food and some great entertainment.  We'll have a potluck - please bring an item to share - followed by a return performance by the Boston Typewriter Orchestra.  Back by popular demand! All are welcome!

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Book Sale

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jamaica Plain Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

A great way to start off your holiday shopping while also supporting the Jamaica Plain Branch Library.  We will offer gently used books and DVDs all with bargain rates (all items just $1 or $2).  Books for all ages and in every genre. Book dealers please note - we ask that you do not use scanners at this December book sale and we will restrict purchases to no more than 20 items at a time.

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January 2018

Clutter Control Workshop

January 6, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Jamaica Plain Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Did you make a new year's resolution to clean out some of your clutter? Dave Downs will present a fun-filled humorous program loaded with personal examples of his own love/hate relationship with STUFF! He wants to address these questions: Why do Americans have too many possessions? How can we begin to resolve this problem? After presenting several BIG reasons why we have so much STUFF, Dave shares original thoughts, practical tips, and easy to understand strategies that anyone can use…

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