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Friday December 1, 2017 -  Sunday December 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none Unni the Kindness Elf! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Unni the Kindness Elf is coming to the Library for her annual visit! She will be hiding around the library for the month of December.

Find her new spot (each day or any time you come in!) and pick up a random act of kindness to do around the community. Some days she might even have a treat for you as well! See what antics and fun she will get into this month until December 31st! 

Monday December 11, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_xmastree 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Holiday Greens Workshop (Session 1) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   

REGISTRATION for this popular program will begin on Monday November 13, 2017

Come join us for a night of crafting, and decorating for the holidays. 

We will be making live centerpieces made of greenery & berries. This would be a great gift for someone or to use in your own home. 

We will supply the materials, the only thing that we ask you to bring is a pair of clippers. 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
  Location Map
 
z_cust_mcteen 5:00 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen Trivia/Board Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play some board games or maybe try some trivia.  For 7th-12th Grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: Amesbury Room
 
holiday_xmastree 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Holiday Greens Workshop (Session 2) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   

REGISTRATION for this popular program will begin on Monday November 13, 2017

Come join us for a night of crafting, and decorating for the holidays. 

We will be making live centerpieces made of greenery & berries. This would be a great gift for someone or to use in your own home. 

We will supply the materials, the only thing that we ask you to bring is a pair of clippers. 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
   
  Location Map
 
holiday_xmastree 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Holiday Greens Workshop (Session 3) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   

REGISTRATION for this popular program will begin on Monday November 13, 2017

Come join us for a night of crafting, and decorating for the holidays. 

We will be making live centerpieces made of greenery & berries. This would be a great gift for someone or to use in your own home. 

We will supply the materials, the only thing that we ask you to bring is a pair of clippers. 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
   
  Location Map
Tuesday December 12, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
z_cust_mcteen 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.

This program is for 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday December 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_treasurechest 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Exploration Time with Community Action Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come for some interactive fun with Fairy Tales! Kids aged 0 - 8 years old can play with hands on activities, create crafts, and explore around the room. No registration is required. 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_twodancers 11:30 AM  -  12:15 PM Creative Movement with Julie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join the talented Julie for creative movement. Your 3 to 5 year olds will be moving and leaping and grooving as they jump over pretend lily pads, walk like superheros, and learn how to become more aware of their bodies. This free class is only open to 3 to 5 year olds as we don't want younger siblings to get injured. Registration is required since this is a popular program! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
       
 
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_smiley 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Emoji Pillow Making Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Kids aged 8 - 12 years can come and make an emoji pillow! Decoate your fleece pillow with whatever face you choose. Registration is required for this cozy program. 

    Location: APL Loft
   
 
lib_book3 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   

This month we are reading: Brain on Fire: my month of madness by Susannah Cahalan

Summary: When twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan woke up alone in a hospital room, strapped to her bed and unable to move or speak, she had no memory of how she’d gotten there. Days earlier, she had been on the threshold of a new, adult life: at the beginning of her first serious relationship and a promising career at a major New York newspaper. Now she was labeled violent, psychotic, a flight risk. What happened?

In a swift and breathtaking narrative, Susannah tells the astonishing true story of her descent into madness, her family’s inspiring faith in her, and the lifesaving diagnosis that nearly didn’t happen. “A fascinating look at the disease that . . . could have cost this vibrant, vital young woman her life” (People),

Registration is not needed: all are welcome

Books are available at the Circulation Desk

    Location: Amesbury Room
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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM APL Board of Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Monthly meeting of the Board of Library Trustees. Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank Conference Room, 43 Main Street, Amesbury.

For information and minutes of past meetings, please visit the Trustees' Page on the library's website.

Thursday December 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
 
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
holiday_heart2 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Everything Chocolate 7-9th Grade Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come to the chocolate festival.  You will be amazed.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM 7th Annual Cookie Walk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-814   ematlin@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join us for the 7th Annual Cookie Walk! 

Purchase a holiday tin at the door and fill it with some delicious homemade cookies at this annual fundraising event. 

Tins range from $5.00 - $10.00 and we are going to be selling a recipe book for $3.00.

All money raised goes directly to the Friends to support library programs and services.

 

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Monday December 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Henry Lukas, from the Spellman Musean will be taking about the history of the postage stamp and post in MA.

Spellman Museum of Stamps & Postal History Mission Statement
The Spellman Museum is a center of learning for people of all ages. It preserves, enhances and expands its collections, library, and facilities and provides programs and activities as a philatelic trust for the lifelong education and inspiration of the general public; promotes the hobby of stamp collecting; and, is a resource to engage historians, the curious, and the researcher.
Registration is required.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Library

    Location: Amesbury Room
        There are 12 spaces available.
 
food_pizza 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Pizza Picks! Pizza and Books for 5th and 6th grade Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amy Caira   978-388-8148   acaira@amesburylibrary.org
   

5th and 6th graders can come to discuss their favorite books! Bring something you've been reading and would recommend (or something you wouldn't). Enjoy some pizza as you get recommendations from other readers. An informal discussion group that will meet monthly. Please register so we know how much pizza to order! Thank you to Flatbread for the donation!

    Location: APL Loft
        There are 9 spaces available.
Tuesday December 19, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_mcteen 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.

This program is for 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday December 21, 2017 Go To Top
food_cupcake.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Cupcakes with Janna! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Back with some awesome designs and yummy decorations, Janna will show 6 - 10 year olds how to have some sugar-filled fun! Registration is required! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
   
Monday December 25, 2017 Go To Top
holiday_wreath Library Closed - Christmas Day Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Library will be closed today for Christmas Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, December 26th at 10:00 am.

Monday January 1, 2018 Go To Top
misc_party1 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM New Year's Day Holiday LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Tuesday January 2, 2018 -  Wednesday February 28, 2018 Go To Top
nat_snow 9:30 AM Teen Winter Reading Program Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Teen Winter Reading Program will run from January 2, 2018- February 28, 2018.  Check out teen material and enter your name to win.  Other ways to have your name entered...write a book review or come to a program.

Prizes to be announced. 

For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the APL

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Tuesday January 2, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday January 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday January 6, 2018 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Lego Freeplay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play with Lego and build whatever is in your imagination! We'll have a challenge each time as well. Build together or on your own. Families (adults included) are encouraged to build. We'll display your creation in the Children's Room for a month after! All ages (we have big blocks, too!) are welcome to drop-in. 

    Location: APL Loft
Monday January 8, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

*Note: we are meeting on this date due to being closed on the 1st Monday*

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Tuesday January 9, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday January 10, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book3 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday January 11, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
nat_snow_02 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Hot Chocolate Bar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

We will have all kinds of food items to go in your hot chocolate.  Come in and warm up with your own hot chocolate creation.

Participating in this program will earn you a raffle ticket for prizes.

For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the APL.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday January 15, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_MLK_face.GIF 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Martin Luther King Jr. Day LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Tuesday January 16, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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misc_earth 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Essential Oils Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

Would you like to learn how to kick toxic chemicals out of your home? Amy Cunningham, will walk you through step by step and give easy, simple, and affordable tactics anyone can do with the best essential oils on the planet. Gear up for a ground-up lecture on everything oils. Free samples to the first 20 people and come enter to win a raffle prize.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday January 17, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday January 18, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday January 20, 2018 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
Monday January 22, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Teen Lounge Busy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker     margiewalker10@comcast.net
  Location Map
 
anim_paw 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wolves, Dogs, and Humans Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

Nick Shrewsbury, of North by East Training, will be giving a talk and slideshow on the worlds of wolves and mushing, with personal stories from each. Nick has worked with canines as a staff member of Mission: Wolf, a manager for Tsali Sled-Racing Kennel, and the founder of North by East Training in Boxford. Topics of the talk will include: information about Mission: Wolf Sanctuary, a home to 36 wolves in the Colorado Rockies; stories from a year spent training sled dogs for a thirty mile race; the psychology of "wildness" and leadership in the human, dog, and wolf worlds; the essence of healthy communication; wolf ecology, behavior, and politics. There will be a Q&A time to address topics of specific interest after the talk.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Tuesday January 23, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday January 24, 2018 Go To Top
nat_snow_02 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Decorate Cupcakes Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come decorate cupcakes.  We will have all kinds of ingredients to add to your cupcakes.

Participating in this program will earn you a raffle ticket for prizes.

For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the APL

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday January 25, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday January 27, 2018 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
Monday January 29, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Genealogy Club

Canals of the Merrimack with Bill Gerber

This presentation provides an overview of the Merrimack River as an artery of transportation, and show and describes what remains of the system today. Before they were adapted to power New England mills, the falls and rapids of the Merrimack River were serious obstructions to travel. These impediments, and the absence of good roads, drove more than a decade of efforts to improve river navigability. Between 1792 and 1848, nine companies constructed 13 canals, incorporating 36 locks, along the main river channel between Concord NH and the sea or, via the Middlesex Canal, to Boston. Lesser improvements were made by a few of these companies at several more rapids. Additional canals were built by still other firms near the mouths of the Nashua and Piscataquog Rivers, and possibly at one or more industrial sites.  Registration is required.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Library

    Location: Amesbury Public Library
        There are 4 spaces available.
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Wolves, Dogs, and Humans (Snow Date) Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Tuesday January 30, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book_quill 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Wednesday January 31, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday February 1, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday February 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
 
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Lego Freeplay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play with Lego and build whatever is in your imagination! We'll have a challenge each time as well. Build together or on your own. Families (adults included) are encouraged to build. We'll display your creation in the Children's Room for a month after! All ages (we have big blocks, too!) are welcome to drop-in. 

    Location: APL Loft
Monday February 5, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Tuesday February 6, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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anim_bee.GIF 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Role of the Honeybee in Our Environment Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Kenneth Warchol, Worcester County Bee Inspector, for this narrated visual presentation.  You will travel right inside a beehive to better understand the mysterious social insect and the role that it plays in humanity’s survival on Earth.  Learn about the challenges honeybees face in our environment and find out how we can help this insect that is essential to our own survival. Ken will bring samples of a variety of honeys for everyone to taste. 

Ken Warchol became involved with the Massachusetts Federation of Beekeepers in the 1970's.  He is considered the bee whisperer and he is a Worcester County Bee Inspector.  He is a 6th generation caretaker of bees; his family’s practice originated in Poland in the 1840's.  In 1999, Ken was chair of the 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Worcester County Bee Association, the oldest county beekeeping association in the country. Warchol has continued to speak to a wide variety of interest groups and beekeeping associations throughout New England mostly about honeybee abnormalities and disease.  He has published several articles in the American Bee Journal.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday February 8, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
nat_snow_02 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Winter Sugar Painting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

We will be creating snowflakes out of sugar.

Participating in this program will earn you a raffle ticket for prizes.

For 7th-12the Grade.

Funded by the Friends of the APL

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday February 10, 2018 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
Monday February 12, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Tuesday February 13, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday February 14, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book3 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday February 15, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
nat_snow_02 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Fruit Snowmen Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come make edible snowmen.  We will use bananas, apples, grapes and pretzels.

You will earn a Winter Reading Program raffle ticket for a prize when you come to this program.

For 7th - 12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the APL

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday February 17, 2018 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
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Monday February 19, 2018 Go To Top
misc_lincoln 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Presidents' Day Holiday LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Tuesday February 20, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played..  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday February 21, 2018 Go To Top
misc_thread 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Project Runway/Cosplay Outfit for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Need an outfit for Anime Boston?  Come create one in the Teen Lounge.  We will provide fabric, duck tape, cardboard, thread, needles, etc.  You will work on your outfit today and on Thursday you will walk the runway.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
rec_scissors&glue 2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Glass Sun Catchers with Leslie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Take part in this intergenerational program with collaboration with the Council on Aging. Bring your grandparents, aunts, or uncles for a fun glass mosaic making workshop aged 5 to 105 years! Please register each person who will be making a sun catcher so we know how many to prepare. Visit Leslie's gallery here to see her amazing work. A great way to spend vacation week and it's free! This program will take place at the Senior Community Center located at 68 Elm St. 

    Location: Senior Community Center
Thursday February 22, 2018 -  Friday February 23, 2018 Go To Top
nat_stars Stuffed Animal Sleepover Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Do your stuffies need a vacation this week, too? Bring a stuffed animal to the library any time on Thursday (9:30am - 5pm), fill out the emergency contact information form, and let them stay the night in the library! When you come back to pick them up in the morning, you'll get to see all the wonderful and mischievous things they did the night before! They will even have a note and a little gift for you that they made! All ages are welcome to this fun snooze! 

    Location: APL Children's Room
Thursday February 22, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_thread 2:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Project Runway/Cosplay Outfit for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

You will walk the runway showing off your creation.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday February 24, 2018 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 9:45 AM  -  10:30 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Babytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare A. Dombrowski   9783881356   kids@amesburylibrary.org
   

0 – 23 month olds and their adult caregivers can come enjoy an interactive babytime with puppets, stories, songs, motion, bounces, a few giggles, and a social play time at the end. No registration is required, but attendance is on a first come basis. 

For more information about our babytimes    
Monday February 26, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Tuesday February 27, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book_quill 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Wednesday February 28, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
food_cake 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Heathly and Allergen Free Baking Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

Paula Castner will share her extensive knowledge and recipes for turning some of your favorite baked goods into healthier alternatives. Learn how to revamp your recipes to accommodate dietary restrictions and food allergies. No cooking, but samples and handouts of the recipes will be provided.

 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday March 1, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
holiday_shamrock 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The Kelly Girls Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Kelly Girls are a lively and talented four piece all female band. They play traditional, contemporary and original Celtic tunes, ballads, folk and pub songs. Enjoy their rousing renditions of songs and tunes rooted in Irish, Scottish, American and Canadian musical traditions. They play fiddle, banjo, bodhran, tin-whistle, flute, ukulele, harmonica, bouzouki, guitar and mandolin. Harmonies, stories and stage shenanigans will undoubtedly entertain one and all!

The girls have been performing in New England, Canada and Ireland for many years for all kinds of parties, weddings, festivals, and special occasions and love to take their music on the road. Get ready to kick up your heels, dance, clap and sing-along with The Kelly Girls! 

    Location: Amesbury Public Library
Saturday March 3, 2018 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Lego Freeplay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play with Lego and build whatever is in your imagination! We'll have a challenge each time as well. Build together or on your own. Families (adults included) are encouraged to build. We'll display your creation in the Children's Room for a month after! All ages (we have big blocks, too!) are welcome to drop-in. 

    Location: APL Loft
Monday March 5, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Tuesday March 6, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday March 7, 2018 Go To Top
misc_new_blue 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Storytelling in a Jar for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   

We will provide the prompts - you provide the story!

Snacks funded by the Friends of the APL

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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Thursday March 8, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
z_cust_mcteen 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Zentangle for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Learn how to Tangle.  You will learn how to do Zentangle using a black marker and a piece of paper.

 

 

Monday March 12, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Tuesday March 13, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday March 14, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book3 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday March 15, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Friday March 16, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Fiction Friday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday March 19, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Tuesday March 20, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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Thursday March 22, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
ent_drum3 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Heartbeat: A Native American Music Experience with Craig Harris Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

Percussionist, educator,and the author of Heartbeat, Warble, and the Electric Powwow: American Indian Music, Craig Harris leads this exciting multimedia, participatory, and stereotype-defying celebration of American Indian music.Combining archival recordings, a video montage, thought-provoking storytelling, and collective music-making, this 90-minute program celebrates the rich diversity of Indigenous music from the "heartbeat" of powwow drums and the “warble” of wooden flutes to the electrifying sounds of Native infused rock, jazz, reggae, country music, blues, hip-hip, and electronic dance music. 

Craig Harris has written music-oriented articles, reviews, and photographs for newspapers, magazines, and websites for more than four decades. A skilled percussionist, Harris has appeared in concert and/or on recordings with Rod MacDonald, C.J. Chenier & His Red Hot Louisiana Zydeco Band, Jonathan Edwards, Greg Brown, Don White, Melanie, Rick Danko (The Band), and Merl Saunders. He currently plays with the Gaea Star Band, with whom he cohosts the weekly Gaea Crystal Radio Hour for the Dream Vision 7 Radio Network. Applehead/SONY released their CD, Who We Are in November 2015. Possessing a Master’s in education, Harris taught music in public and charter schools for a quarter of a century before launching his multicultural, participatory, and fun-for-all-ages Drum Away the Blues program in 2009.
 

    Location: Amesbury Public Library
Monday March 26, 2018 Go To Top
nat_rainbow_2.GIF 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Playground! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Caregivers and little ones aged newborn to prewalkers are welcome to come explore! We'll have a variety of sensory activities including tunnels, sensory bags and bottles, books, noise makers, and more. A great way to interact with your babies and to see how they explore the world. Children start exploring and absorbing the world as soon as they are born and they do it with all their senses! Create giggles and stimulate their brains at the same time. No registration and just come by with your pre-walker! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Tuesday March 27, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book_quill 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Wednesday March 28, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday March 29, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday April 2, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Tuesday April 3, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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Wednesday April 4, 2018 Go To Top
misc_new_blue 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Storytelling in a Jar for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   

We will provide the prompts - you provide the story!

Snacks funded by the Friends of the APL

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday April 5, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday April 7, 2018 Go To Top
food_teapot.GIF 10:00 AM  -  2:00 PM Hat Fashion Tea Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

 

Join us for a presentation of the hats that were made at the Merrimack Hat Factory here in Amesbury.  "The Hattery" consists of a sampling of high fashion ladies' hats, men's hats, novelties and memorabilia produced by the Merrimack Hat Corporation. The Merrimack Hat Factory rose from humble beginnings in 1856 to become the largest maker of hats and hat bodies in the U.S. in 1946. For over 100 years the Merrimack Hat Corporation was a vital part of Amesbury's economy. Explore the different hats that were made through photographs.  The Merrimack Hat Factory closed in 1971.  Suzanne Cote of the Hat Museum will have some of the hats on display.

At noon we will have an old fashion tea party.  We will serve different types of tea, tea sandwiches and dessert.

Rita Parisi will present the 1908 Tea.  In 1908 the world was on the cusp of change.  The traditions of the Victorians were giving way to the modern way of thinking.  The automobile, airplane, changes in fashion, entertainment and social conventions were altering the landscape of people's lives forever.  Mrs. Gordon entertains you during her afternoon tea as she tells you about her recent trip to Boston.  Then engage in an open discussion as she shares with you her latest issue of Ladies Home Journal.

Rita Parisi has been entertaining New England audiences for 15 years. 

 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Lego Freeplay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play with Lego and build whatever is in your imagination! We'll have a challenge each time as well. Build together or on your own. Families (adults included) are encouraged to build. We'll display your creation in the Children's Room for a month after! All ages (we have big blocks, too!) are welcome to drop-in. 

    Location: APL Loft
Tuesday April 10, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Twos on Tuesday! Storytime for Two Year Olds Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Ms. Clare in an interactive storytime for two year olds! We will read, sing, move, play, and end it all with a craft! Each week will be a different theme and is drop-in with no registration required. Please bring only children who are two years old (baby siblings are welcome to come and stay on adult's lap) and arrive on time so as not to disturb other children. This is a great way to have a group activity for your child and provides some wonderful early literacy experiences! 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
elect_camera 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Ansel Adams as an Environmentalist Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

A slide presentation of photographer Ansel Adams and his long career starting at age 12 in Yosemite with a box camera. Find out about his work with the Sierra Club, The National Park Service, and his work in the environmental movement of the 1960s. The presenter, Lance Hidy knew Ansel Adams personally and has designed several books featuring his photography.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Wednesday April 11, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book3 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Thursday April 12, 2018 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 10:00 AM  -  10:50 AM Three to Five Year Old Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Join Amy for an awesome storytime with stories, books, interactive rhymes, songs, and movement. It all ends with a tie-in activity based on our theme. Please bring only children in the 3 to 5 year old range to this program as we base our programs developmentally to give the best literacy building activities! Please arrive on time so as not to distract other attendees. This is a drop-in program with no registration required. Check out the list of themes on our website! 

More storytime information!    
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday April 16, 2018 Go To Top
misc_usflag 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Patriot's Day Holiday LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Tuesday April 17, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
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Thursday April 19, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book_signing 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Author Dave Wedge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: Amesbury Public Library
  Location Map
Tuesday April 24, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book_quill 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Wednesday April 25, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Goats to Go Information Session Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday April 30, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Tuesday May 1, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday May 2, 2018 Go To Top
misc_new_blue 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Storytelling in a Jar for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   

We will provide the prompts - you provide the story!

Snacks funded by the Friends of the APL

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Saturday May 5, 2018 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Lego Freeplay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play with Lego and build whatever is in your imagination! We'll have a challenge each time as well. Build together or on your own. Families (adults included) are encouraged to build. We'll display your creation in the Children's Room for a month after! All ages (we have big blocks, too!) are welcome to drop-in. 

    Location: APL Loft
Monday May 7, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Tuesday May 8, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Intro to Cold Press Soap Making Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
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Wednesday May 9, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book3 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Tuesday May 15, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played..  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Friday May 18, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Promenade for Amesbury High School Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library will be closing at 3:00 so that we can prepare for the Junior Class promenade.

Monday May 21, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Tuesday May 22, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday May 23, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday May 28, 2018 Go To Top
misc_usflag 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Memorial Day LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Tuesday May 29, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Saturday June 2, 2018 Go To Top
rec_legoguy 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Lego Freeplay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Clare Dombrowski   978-388-8148   cdombrowski@amesburylibrary.org
   

Come play with Lego and build whatever is in your imagination! We'll have a challenge each time as well. Build together or on your own. Families (adults included) are encouraged to build. We'll display your creation in the Children's Room for a month after! All ages (we have big blocks, too!) are welcome to drop-in. 

    Location: APL Loft
Monday June 4, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
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Tuesday June 5, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played. For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday June 6, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Hungrytown Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

Folk duo Hungrytown, Rebecca Hall and Ken Anderson met in New York City, where they had already been performing regularly–Hall as a jazz singer, and Anderson as a drummer for a variety of garage bands. Their introduction to folk music came later, when a close friend entrusted to them her collection of 1960's folk albums and her guitar. Inspired by the grit and true-to-life experiences she heard in these traditional ballads, Hall was inspired to write the lyrics that later became her first songs, aided by Anderson’s flair for musical arrangement. Soon afterwards, Hall released two solo albums, Sings! (1999) and Sunday Afternoon (2002), both produced by Anderson. In the winter of 2003, the duo quit their boring desk jobs, moved to the green hills of Vermont, and decided to pursue a full-time career as touring musicians.

They released their first CD, Hungrytown, in 2008; Any Forgotten Thing in 2011; and Further West in 2015. The couple continue to spend more than half of each year on the road, especially roads in North America, Europe and New Zealand. Hungrytown’s music has received extensive radio airplay worldwide and has appeared on several television shows, including the Independent Film Channel’s hit series, Portlandia.
 
This concert will take place outside in front of the Library, by the fountain. In case of inclement weather it will be inside the library downstairs.
 
 
    Location: Outside the Library
Tuesday June 12, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Games Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

A variety of games will be played.  For 7th-12th grade.

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Wednesday June 13, 2018 Go To Top
misc_pride_flag 3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LGBTQ Drop In Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
   

Celebrate diversity in a bully free zone.  All LBGTQIA teens (plus teen allies) in grades 7-12 are welcome! Come make crafts, draw, play board games and talk while meeting new people. 

Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Public Library

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
lib_book3 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Friday June 15, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Fiction Friday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   9783888148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday June 18, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Spirituals to Hip Hop: The Social and Political Evolution of American Music Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday June 25, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Monday July 2, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Wednesday July 4, 2018 Go To Top
misc_usflag 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Independence Day LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Wednesday July 11, 2018 Go To Top
lib_book3 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM APL Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Seamans   978-388-8148 x3   sseamans@amesburylibrary.org
   


 

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday July 30, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
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Monday August 6, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Wednesday August 8, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Ukulele Workshop for Teens Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   mwalker@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Ukulele Workshop for Adults Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
Monday August 27, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Monday September 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Labor Day LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Monday September 10, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

*Note: we are meeting on this date due to being closed on the 1st Monday*

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Friday September 14, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Fiction Friday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   9783888148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday September 24, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Tuesday September 25, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday October 1, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Monday October 8, 2018 Go To Top
trans_mayflower 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Columbus Day LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Monday October 29, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
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Tuesday October 30, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday November 5, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Monday November 12, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Veterans Day (Observed) LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Thursday November 22, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_turkey 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Thanksgiving LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Friday November 23, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_cornucopia 9:30 AM  -  5:00 PM Thanksgiving LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Monday November 26, 2018 Go To Top
misc_familytree 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Amesbury Library Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Margie Walker   978-388-8148   margiewalker10@comcast.net
   
Genealogy Club meeting the last Monday of the month.  Come share what you are working.  We have webinars, speakers and help each other get further along in our our search for our family information.
    Location: Amesbury Room
  Location Map
Tuesday November 27, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Poetry Open Mic Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Butler   978-388-8148   kbutler@amesburylibrary.org
   

The library hosts a monthly poetry series with an open mic. Each month there will be a featured poet followed by a discussion, an open mic and light refreshments. Lainie Senechal, Amesbury Poet Laureate, hosts this event.

    Location: APL Teen Lounge
  Location Map
Monday December 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends of the Library Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
   

The Friends of the Amesbury Public Library meet once a month on the first Monday night of the Month from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Amesbury Room. All Friends members are welcome to attend. 

To find out more about the Friends or to become a member click here.

    Location: Amesbury Room
Monday December 24, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_santa_hat 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Christmas Eve LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
Tuesday December 25, 2018 Go To Top
holiday_xmastree 9:30 AM  -  8:00 PM Christmas LIBRARY CLOSED Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Matlin   978-388-8148   ematilin@amesburylibrary.org
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