Bread & Roses: Mills, Migrants, and the Struggle for the American Dream by Bruce Watson Description from Book Jacket: The 1912 textile strike in Lawrence, Massachusetts, was a watershed moment in American history, as significant as the Haymarket bombing in Chicago and the Triangle fire in New York. In Bread and Roses, Bruce Watson proves […]~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 »
Next week is February Vacation. Did you know that in Lowell February Vacation is also known as “Kids Week?” Lots of free, fun, family activities are happening throughout the city sponsored by various agencies. To see what is happening in Lowell during Kids Week, click here. We’ve also got some fun in store here at […]~Comments~