Foundation

The Discovery Museums & Goodnow Library Foundation Speaker Series: Dr. Woodie Flowers

What is the Future of Education?: Education vs. Training What is the difference between education and training? How can we foster the things that make us uniquely human? Dr. Woodie Flowers, Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering at MIT and National Advisor to the FIRST Robotics Competition, will discuss our need to rebalance education and focus…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation

Successful Investing Across Life Stages

In collaboration with L-S Adult Ed, the Goodnow Library Foundation presents Successful Investing Across Life Stages Tuesday, September 29, 2015 7:30-9:00 p.m. Goodnow Library Register for this free event at www.lsrhs.net Learn how different generations invest for their life stages and how professionals recommend implementing their investment plans. Those with young families to those who…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation

Successful Investing Across Life Stages

In collaboration with L-S Adult Ed, the Goodnow Library Foundation presents Successful Investing Across Life Stages Tuesday, September 29, 2015 7:30-9:00 p.m. Goodnow Library Register for this free event AT www.lsrhs.net Learn how different generations invest for their life stages and how professionals recommend implementing their investment plans. Those with young families to those who…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation

Connect & Create Entrepreneur Greenhouse

The Goodnow Library Foundation and Krosslink.org invite you WEDNESDAY, MAY 13TH 6:30 P.M. Connect & Create Entrepreneur Greenhouse Goodnow Library, Community Meeting Room Refreshments will be served Come and share your expertise, encouragement, and ideas with the group.  Network with local business leaders and aspiring entrepreneurs.   Kevin ten Brinke, managing director of Kevin ten…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation

GLF Presents: Opening Your Child’s Mathematical Mind

How can parents use “questioning” to develop their children’s mathematical minds? As we all work to support the teaching and learning of math, close attention needs to be paid to the questions we ask our children. We want them to not only understand what they think, but to be able to articulate how they arrived at that understanding.  Please…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation

Teen Advisory Board becomes Library Apprentice Group!

  The Goodnow Library and the Goodnow Library Foundation are excited to announce the transformation of the Teen Advisory Board into the new Library Apprentice Group! If you are interested in technology, books, video production, writing, or service this is the group for you. We invite tweens and teens, ages 11 and up to join…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation, Middle School, Teens

Goodnow hosts “What’s It Worth?” fundraiser

Goodnow hosts “What’s It Worth?” fundraiser Skinner, Trefler’s experts will assess valuables Ever wonder if that family heirloom is the real deal? Think that yard sale bargain might be worth a lot more than you paid? Want to know if anyone can mend your favorite vase? You’ll get answers at the Goodnow Library on May…

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Categories: Adults, Foundation

Kids Day out at Goodnow!

The Goodnow Library Foundation and the Friends of the Goodnow Library will be hosting an open house to celebrate the completely renovated Children’s Room on Saturday, January 25 from 1:00-4:00 PM. Patrons are invited to bring the whole family to enjoy special performers, Animal Adventures from 1:30-2:30, an ongoing scavenger hunt throughout the library for…

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Categories: Children, Foundation, Friends, Middle School, Teens

Children's Department Fundraiser Knocks It Out of the Park

Thanks to an outpouring of support for “A Toast to the Goodnow,” renovation of the Goodnow Library’s Children’s Room will be finished early next year. More than 300 people jammed the Sudbury library October 19 for the wine-tasting fundraiser. The event sponsor – the Goodnow Library Foundation – had promised town residents the chance to…

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Categories: Children, Foundation