The 5th annual Somerville Reads program welcomes Stephen Puleo, author of Dark Tide , to the Main Library on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 7:00 p.m. The book retells the events of the Great Boston Molasses flood
of 1919. Please click HERE for more information.
Deborah Kops, author of the nonfiction children's book The Great Molasses Flood: Boston, 1919, will be at the Main Library on Sunday Sept 21st at 3pm. Copies of Dark Tide are available at all three library branches; and copies of the companion children's book The Great Molasses Flood are also available.
Somerville Public Library'sStoryCorps project is now concluded. We are extremely grateful to our volunteers, interviewers and interviewees and our institutional partners such as the Welcome Project, Somerville Public Schools and Books of Hope. This has been a wonderful experience and we could not have done it without them.
We will have a listening party of selected recordings in the coming weeks. Stay tuned.