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Date:
March 26, 2020
Time:
7:00 PM
Location:
Watertown Savings Bank Room
Address:
Watertown Free Public Library
123 Main Street

Watertown, MA 02472
Cost:
Free and open to all.
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History of the Typewriter: Tools of the Trade

Thursday, March 26, 2020

Tom Furrier, owner of Cambridge Typewriter for 40 years, will explore the fascinating history of the typewriter, including their role in bringing women to the workforce. He’ll bring along several for us to try. Registration is not required.

One Book Programs

Join us in March 2020 for community conversations about literature as propaganda, the value of women’s work, breathtaking fashions of the 1950s, the love story of Boris Pasternak and his mistress Olga Ivinskaya (the inspiration for Lara), the dangers of totalitarianism, and so much more.

Community Book Discussion
Wednesday, 3/4 | 7 pm | Lucia Mastrangelo Room

Perkins Book Group Discussion
Tuesday, 3/10 | 1 pm | Perkins School For The Blind

How Women Fought in the Cold War
Wednesday, 3/11 | 7 pm | Watertown Savings Bank Room

Spies, Lies, and Espionage, Oh My! – Intelligence and Espionage in the Cold War Era
Thursday, 3/12 | 7 pm | Watertown Savings Bank Room

Doctor Zhivago Screening (with Russian Treats at Intermission)
Saturday, 3/14 | 12:30 pm | Watertown Savings Bank Room

Skype with the Author!
Wednesday, 3/18 | 7 pm | Watertown Savings Bank Room

History of the Typewriter: Tools of the Trade
Thursday, 3/26 | 7 pm | Watertown Savings Bank Room