Library Happenings

IndieFlix Is Here!

Free Streaming Movies and More!

Reuben Hoar Library is pleased to announce the launch of IndieFlix for Libraries, a premier online streaming service provider of award-winning independent films, shorts and documentaries from around the world.

You can now have unlimited access to thousands of free streaming film-festival hits, including the best of Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more. IndieFlix is available on Apple®, Android™, and all Internet-enabled devices. You can also watch films on TV with your Roku or Xbox device.

 

Instructions for computers and internet-enabled mobile devices

(such as iPad, iPhone and Android Devices):

1) Follow link above to create your Indieflix/RB Digital Account.

2) When prompted, enter your library card number.

3) Create your account user name and password.

4) Start browsing your movies! When you see one you want, just click play. No need to check out materials or wait for them to be returned!

Instructions for Roku Devices

 (you will need internet access on a separate computer/device for initial set-up):

1) Follow link above to create your Indieflix/RB Digital Account.

2) When prompted, enter your library card number.

3) Create your account user name and password.

4) Power up your Roku device and select the IndieFlix channel. It is located in the Movies and TV section of the channel store.

5) Select “Add Channel” then go to the IndieFlix channel.

6) Choose any film and select “Watch Full Film”. This will bring up your activation code.

7) Going back to your computer or mobile device, access the IndieFlix for Libraries site using the link above.

8) On the IndieFlix for Libraries site, click the “My Account” button.

9) On the “My Account” page, you will see an “Activate Your Roku/Xbox” button on the upper right. Click the “Roku” button.

10) Enter your activation code.

11) You’re good to go! You only need to set-up the Roku once. Add IndieFlix for Libraries to your channels.

12) If you have more than one Roku device, you will need to follow the set-up instructions for each unit as each has a separate activation code.

Instructions for Xbox 

(you will need internet access on a separate computer/device for initial set-up):

1) Follow link above to create your Indieflix/RB Digital Account.

2) When prompted, enter your library card number.

3) Create your account user name and password.

4) Once on the IndieFlix for Libraries site, go to the “My Account” page and click the "Activate Xbox" button on the upper right.  This will generate an activation code for you to enter on your Xbox. 

5) Power up your Xbox and on the Xbox home screen, select the “App” page. Browse Apps until you find IndieFlix and download the app. 

6) Select the "Log In" tile on the home screen of the IndieFlix app.  This will open a box for you to type in the code you received on indieflix.com

7) Enter the code and you're good to go! 

8) Repeat these steps for multiple Xbox devices, as each Xbox will need to be connected to your IndieFlix membership.

 

 

Infant Play Group with 

 

Infant playgroup is for babies ages 0-13 months. Classes meet Tuesdays through April 29th at 1:30PM in the Couper Room. Baby's first introduction to other children is combined with parent support through discussion of developmental milestones and parenting 'touchpoints' that may be occurring. Early literacy skills are introduced by listening to rhymes, songs and rhythms during circle times. Infant Playgroup is facilitated by Elinor Springer (M.A. Early Childhood) from First Connections, the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care parent support program serving Littleton. Classes are limited to 14 total participants. Register today for the classes you wish to attend.


Littleton Job Seekers

 

Littleton Job Seekers meet monthly unless otherwise advertised; programs generally focus on honing job search skills, personal/professional development as well as other timely/relevant topics.

Upcoming Meetings:

April 10 - Kathy Provost from King & Bishop, Talent Acquisitions and Managment Consultants, discusses the recruiter's perspective.

April 24 - Alan Bell joins us to discuss Rotary International and its philosophy of Service Above Self.

Any questions, contact Susan Palmer via email or call 978.540.2602.

 

Reuben Hoar Library Fund

To raise funds for a library expansion, the Reuben Hoar Library Trustees have established The Reuben Hoar Library Fund, now in its 4th year. Donate now! Send your check (made payable to Reuben Hoar Library Fund) to Reuben Hoar Library, Attention: Library Fund, 41 Shattuck Street, Littleton, MA 01460.


 

Purchase a magnet for your car or fridge at the circulation desk for $5 to support the Reuben Hoar Library Fund.