68 East Main Street
Norton, MA 02766
Join us at the Norton Public Library in celebrating #GivingTuesday on December 3rd. It's a great way to kick off the giving season, spread the word about what makes the library special, and make a difference.
Share the reasons you love and support the library by posting your #unselfie on our Facebook wall!
Begin the giving season by giving back - a #givingtuesday gift of any size can make a big difference to all those in the community who love and benefit from the library's resources and programs. Donate online!
Thank you for being part of #GIVINGTUESDAY at the library!
Monday, Dec. 9
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
We will be hosting an American Red Cross blood drive in our community room on Monday, Dec. 9. Double Red Cell Procedure will be available.
For an appointment, please call
1-800 REDCROSS (733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org.
Thursday, Dec. 12, 3:00 PM-4:00 PM
Join us for a free 60-minute Kripalu Yoga course for beginners led by Lisa Cohen! Kripalu Yoga is the yoga of compassion, designed to develop non-judgmental self-awareness.
No prior yoga experience is needed. Students should wear loose fitting clothing and bring a yoga mat or beach towel and bottled water. Additional yoga props will be provided, including yoga straps, blankets, and blocks.
Registration going on now at the library!
Friday, Dec. 27 at 11:00 AM
Are owls wise? How do they fly so silently? Can they really turn their heads all the way around? Come learn about the different species of owls in our state, investigate owl artifacts, and dissect an owl pellet. Sponsored by the Beattie family. All ages--registration opens Dec. 13.
Monday, Dec. 30 at 1:00 PM
Animals are an integral part of our environment. At times they even occupy the same spaces that we do, whether we want them to or not! Learn about and meet some of the animals who share our planet. Recommended for grades 1-12 and adults. No registration required.
The SAILS Library Network and the Norton Public Library now offer patrons the option to securely pay library fines or donate to your library via credit or debit card using SmartPAY. Learn how!
The free and legal way to download music with your library card!
"DRM-Free" means there is no "Digital Rights Management" attached to the music files. Music you download is yours to keep. Under the terms of our license agreement, registered card holders of the Norton Public Library can download a maximum of three (3) tracks per week from the music catalog, which contains hundreds of thousands of music tracks from many labels. Just enter your Norton Public Library card number and search or browse the catalog for music tracks, review sound clips, and click download. Be sure to save the file to your hard drive or other recordable media prior to playing the sound file!
Online magazines delivered to your computer, tablet, or phone!
Unlimited access to complete digital magazines, which can easily be viewed on most Internet-enabled devices inside or outside of the library. Zinio’s unique technology digitally recreates a magazine page for page, including full color pictures, intuitive navigation, key word article search and interactive elements such as audio and video.
Online language learning!
Available languages: Spanish (Latin American), Arabic, French, German, Chinese (Mandarin), Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, American Sign Language, English (Spanish Speakers), English (Japanese Speakers)
The Norton Cable Access Community Grant has funded six brand-new computers for the public in the adult area, and a wonderful new digital display in the lobby.
The library is certified once again! Be sure to update your card to get full benefits.
Use the library edition of the popular genealogical research website, Ancestry.com to search census records, create family trees and more!
Ancestry Library is available to use inside the library on one of our public computers or via library wifi.
Need resume help? The Library now offers Cypress Resume; a free online program that will help you develop polished and professional resumes and cover letters. This service is available on library computers and at home through our website.