We’re excited to be one of the new polling locations (Ward 2, Precinct 1—formerly at Tsongas Arena) recently announced by the Lowell Election Commission. For a full list of locations, you can check out their newly updated Election Wards and Precincts Map online or the extensive and helpful write up over at Richard Howe, Jr’s blog.~Comments~
Become a Volunteer Tutor
Tutoring is a wonderful opportunity to make a huge difference in someone’s life. Tutors say they benefit from the experience just as much as their students and learn more about themselves through the process. Literacy Volunteers of the Pollard Memorial Library is an affiliate of Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts.
Pollard Library Autism Resources Guide
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 110 children in the United States is on the autism spectrum. Youth Services Staff has compiled a list of autism spectrum resources for families. More »
Where do you want to go?
Take advantage of our museum pass program for free or discounted admission to many local cultural institutions—from museums to zoos, parks and an aquarium too! Most of the passes are funded by The Friends of the Library. More »
…in 1907, Earl Tupper, inventor of Tupperware, was born. Raised in central Massachusetts, birthplace of the plastics industry, he was a compulsive tinkerer, inventing, among hundreds of other things, a fish-powered boat. When none of his ventures succeeded, he took a job in a Leominster plastics factory and in 1938 founded his […]~Comments~