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 Book Selection for Spring 2011
Dark Tide: The Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919
 by Stephen Puleo

"A Sweet Event" Molasses Cookie Contest
Registration Form

Click here to view the flyer "A Sweet Event"

What if the entire community read the same book at the same time?

Get the Book

Check out Dark Tide at the Bridgewater Public Library, Raynham Public Library, the Maxwell Library or purchase it at Scholar's Bookstore and pass it to a friend.


Join your family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, or fellow students, faculty and staff in reading the same book.


Come to a discussion group or chat with a fellow reader in line at the grocery store or coffee shop.


Attend the events scheduled community-wide from March 2011 through May 2011.

Dark Tide Overview
Spring 2011 Events
Library Resource Guide

Please join us on Monday, April 25, 2011 as we welcome Stephen Puleo as our guest speaker at 7:30pm in the Horace Mann Auditorium at Bridgewater State University.   

Please visit our Past Book Selections:
Fall 2010: In the Time of the Butterfliesby Julia Alvarez
Spring 2010: Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson

Please contact Susan McCombe at 508-531-2510 if you would like to share your ideas for events and collaborations, learn more, involve your students or book group and/or partner with Bridgewater Schools, faculty and students, senior citizens, or the community for a great service-learning or civic engagement project.





Last Modified: June 26, 2012