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Paul Pratt Memorial Library
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New logo for the library

We have a new look to match our new soon-to-be-released website.

 

 

 

Paul Pratt Memorial Library received two grants

The Paul Pratt Memorial Library has been awarded two grants from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

One Train, One Book and Equal Access for All

Picture of desktop video magnifier

Through the generosity of the family of Barbara Chase, the library has acquired a desktop video magnifier. The magnifier allows those with vision loss to read anything. Stop by and give it a try!

 

 

Picture of assistive listening device

Complimenting our goal of Equal Access for All, the library has purchased four assistive listening devices for use in the library. These devices allow those with hearing loss to better hear what our library staff are saying.

 

 

Perkins Digital Talking Book Collection

Our library is an institutional member of the Perkins Library at Perkins School for the Blind. This membership enables us to offer eligible people to check out a digital talking book player and an assortment of talking book cartridges. Visit the Reference desk to learn more.

Picture of talking book player and talking book cartridges

Picture of a digital talking book player and talking book cartridges.

Art Exhibit

The South Shore Art Center presents an exhibit at the Paul Pratt Memorial Library every two months. Visit our calendar for specific information. Meet artist Monice Morenz on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at a reception & demonstration at the library 3:00-5:00 pm. Her work will be on display March 1 through April 30th.

Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 10-8, Friday, Saturday 10–5 and Sunday 2-5.