Hoopla is a platform for downloading ebooks, e-audiobooks, comics, movies, tv shows and music with your Grafton Library Card. If you haven’t tried it yet, register today at
Now is a great time to try Hoopla while we have increased the borrow limit from 8 to 12 items!
We are thankful for our patrons and have increased the borrow limit on hoopla to 12 from November 23 through the end of the year as a gift to help with your Holiday viewings!
Giving Tree 2018
These beautifully knit items adorn our Giving Tree and will be donated to the Grafton Food Bank this December from the Library’s Saturday Afternoon Knitting Group for distribution to Grafton families. We invite you to also donate a hand-knit or store bought knit hat, scarf or mittens to decorate the tree and donate to families in need.
Interested in joining the Library Knitting Group? Whether you are an experienced knitter or just want to learn – join us at the library for an afternoon of knitting.
Next meeting date: Saturday, December 8 from 2-4 pm. Sign up in the library or by emailing email@example.com.
Payment online through PayPal only:
Gingerbread House – SOLD OUT
Poinsettia – $5*
Star – $5*
Wreath – $5*
Snowflake – $5*
*$5 ornament kits can be picked up at the Main Desk of Grafton Public Library. Please show email verifying purchase.
In the event of inclement weather, the Grafton Public Library may close to ensure safety for Library staff and visitors. In the event of a Library closing, all fines and fees for materials due on the unscheduled closed date will be waived. If the Grafton Public Schools are closed, but the Library remains open, all scheduled Library programs will be canceled. The Library encourages our members to consider their own safety first and foremost, and follow all government issued travel advisories and bans.
Full policy: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Th-dD_3wJsj12jaiMW-uhH8Z8nq2n9ow/view
We are pleased to offer two new museum passes: Zoo New England and Mass Audubon Society!
ZOO NEW ENGLAND offers discount admission to Franklin Park Zoo and Stone Zoo. Zoo New England manages and operates both the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston and the Stone Zoo in Stoneham, MA. Its mission is to inspire people to protect and sustain the natural world by creating fun and enjoyable experiences that integrate wildlife and conservation programs, research and education.
LIBRARY PASS is valid for general daytime admission to Franklin Park Zoo or Stone Zoo only. It admits up to 6 people at $9.00 per adult and $6.00 per child. Please review the Library’s Museum Pass Policy and reserve your pass through our online pass reservations.
Check out the ZOO NEW ENGLAND website for more information and to plan your visit.
MASS AUDUBON SOCIETY pass offers discount tickets to 58 wildlife sanctuaries across the state. Mass Audubon protects 36,000 acres of land throughout Massachusetts, saving birds and other wildlife, and making nature accessible to all. It welcomes more than half a million visitors a year to its various wildlife sanctuaries and 20 nature centers.
LIBRARY PASS provides for $2.00 admission to Mass Audubon’s Wildlife Sanctuaries. It is valid for up to four persons at one time. Children under 2 are admitted free. Valid during normal hours of operation, with the exception of occasional, special fundraising days.Included with the pass is a guide booklet to Mass Audubon’s Wildlife Sanctuaries, Nature Centers, and Museums. Please review the Library’s Museum Pass Policy and reserve your pass through our online pass reservations.
BEFORE RESERVING A PASS CHECK THE MASS AUDUBON WEBSITE FOR DETAILS REGARDING HOURS OF OPERATION FOR THEIR VARIOUS LOCATIONS.
All museum passes are provided by the Friends of the Grafton Public Library.
Join us for a special, seasonal, all-ages storytime. Listen to some sleepy stories before you head to bed. Pajamas, blankets and stuffed friends are encouraged! Thursday, April 4 at 6:15 pm. Drop-in program, registration is not required.
The Grafton Public Library will be closing at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 21 and will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 in observation of the 2018 Thanksgiving Holiday. No items are due on the days we are closed. The Library will reopen at 10:00 AM on Saturday, November 24.
Museum passes may be picked up in advance on Tuesday, Nov. 20 (10 am – 9 pm) or Wednesday, Nov. 21 (10 am-5 pm).
Please visit our digital branch online to read a newspaper, check out an ebook, learn a new language, and more!
Kids in grades K-2 can join Ms. Cyndi and Ms. Sandhya on Saturday, November 10 at 12 pm for a seasonal science activity that is hands-on fun!
Please REGISTER for this program.
Ages 3 + Join us for a special storytime and fun activities, and see a highlighted feature of the Willard House Clock Museum! Siblings welcome.
Meets Wednesday, November 7 at 1:30 pm
Location: Willard House and Clock Museum, 11 Willard St, Grafton
Please REGISTER for this program.
Plan revisions continue as we move through schematic design.
October MBLC Report
Building Committee Minutes
October 10, 2018
October 22, 2018