Samuel Minot Jones Awards for Literary Achievement
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News & Events
Building a Public University:
Three Centuries of Architecture at UMass Amherst
Join us on Thursday, October 23 at 7 pm in the Woodbury Room. Max Page will offer an architectural and historical survey of the campus,
based on the book he co-authored with UMass historian Marla Miller.
Halloween Movie Night:
Get in the Halloween mood with a classic ghost movie. Join us on October 30 at 7 pm in the Woodbury Room for a screening of Ghostbusters, starring Bill Murray and
Dan Aykroyd. (rated PG)
©Columbia Pictures Industries Inc.
Write Here! Write Now!
Young writers 12 and up are invited to celebrate National Novel Writing Month with a writing workshop series. Sign up with Garret by
email or by calling 413/259-3091.
Be a Friend!
Become a Friend of the Jones Libraries! Join or renew your membership by November 1 and you will be entered into a drawing for free passes to the Amherst Cinema.
For more information about the Friends, click here.
More Ways to Follow Us on Facebook!
There are now two new Facebook pages to follow at the Jones Library! For activities and news from the Kid's Room, find us here!
Teens can find out what's happening on the teen scene here!
English Conversation Partners Needed
...to meet with English learners once or twice a week. Learn about another culture and share yours!
No lesson planning, but six month commitment required. Call Lynne in the ESL office at 413/ 259-3093 for more info.
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