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Friday November 2, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Books and Their History, the Artistic Version Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rebecca Shea   978-468-5577   rshea@hwlibrary.org
   

If you think books are only made of paper, you’re in for a surprise. Books from around the world are made from palm leaves, wood, silk, and vellum that are rolled, folded, and strung as well as sewn. You’ll also see some of the amazing work contemporary artists are creating with the book form, and after the talk, you’ll be able to view the books from presenter Susan Gaylord’s collection.

Saturday November 3, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Write-Ins: NaNoWriMo Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Lauderdale   978-468-5577   slauderdale@hwlibrary.org
   

Come write in!  Get cracking on your novel and stay strong with supportive write-ins.

 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Young Writers' Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   9784685577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

Join us as we exchange ideas and explore writing with story prompt activities and a story building exercise.  This program is designed for children ages 8-12.   No registration, or prior writing experience, necessary.

Monday November 5, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Musical Story Time Jam I Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Movement Group.  This is an intentional music and movement playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child's development while you play, move, explore instruments, and have fun together. For ages 0-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver. Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Musical Story Time Jam II Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Movement Group.  This is an intentional music and movement playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child's development while you play, move, explore instruments, and have fun together. For ages 0-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver. Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Knitting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in for help on a project or use the weekly group to keep your project on track. Knitters and crochet folk of any skill level are welcome to drop-in.

 
misc_none.png 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Beginning Chess Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   978-468-5577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

Join Sandra Stolle as she teaches this introductory class on the basics of this classic game; experienced players are also welcome. For students in grades 1-6, pre-registration is required. Offered at no charge and open to the public

Tuesday November 6, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Baby Bookworms Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   978-468-5577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

Join Sue Shepard for 30 minutes of intentional time with young ones (newborns - 18 months), engaged in stories, songs, and play.  Children must be accompanied by a caregiver and alternate care for siblings is encouraged. Registration is required.

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM ESL: Conversational Skills Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jan Dempsey   9784685577   jdempsey@hwlibrary.org
   

English as a Second Language: Conversational Skills  Non-native speakers are invited to practice their English speaking skills in a friendly, welcoming environment. Drop-in Tuesdays 11-12, Sept. 11 to Dec. 4.

 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM College Essay Help Sessions Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rebecca Shea   978-468-5577   rshea@hwlibrary.org
   

College essays stalling? Don’t panic! Sign up for the Writing Rescue’s College Essay Help Sessions where you can find your voice, promote yourself, and avoid common mistakes. Bring your Chromebook or laptop, at least an initial draft of an essay (or beyond), and prompts from individual colleges. Barbara Rose of Writing Rescue is an Ivy grad and writing professional.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Speculative Tuesdays Bookclub: The Shape of Water Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

2018 The Shape of Water by Daniel Kraus.  “Visionary storyteller Guillermo del Toro and celebrated author Daniel Kraus combine their estimable talent in this haunting, heartbreaking love story. Developed from the ground up as a bold two-tiered release [literature and film], The Shape of Water is unlike anything you’ve ever read or seen.”      - Amazon  Copies are available in hardcover, paperback, audio ebook and eaudio. 

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Wednesday November 7, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

 
misc_none.png 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   9784685577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

This hour-long story time is presented by Lisa Davis of Cape Ann Early Intervention. Children born between 3/26/16 and 3/26/17 can be entered into the lottery for registration for this program, register in person in the children's room on Monday, Sept. 17 from 10-8. 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Wednesday Night Book Club: The World's Strongest Librarian Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The World's Strongest Librarian, by Josh Hanagarne, memoir, 2013.  An inspiring story of how a Mormon kid with Tourette’s found salvation in books and weight-lifting. Copies are available in hardcover, paperback, large print, E-audio, CD.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM DIY Book Making for Writers, Poets, & Graphic Novelists Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rebecca Shea   978-468-5577   rshea@hwlibrary.org
   

Learn to make a variety of simple book forms that require no special materials, tools, or technical skills. They can be produced as one-of-a-kinds or printed in small editions – perfect to share with friends, give away at readings, or use as a format for small zines. You’ll get advice on page layout, paper choices and printing, and be ready to continue making these books on your own. Space for 15 on a “first-come” basis.

Thursday November 8, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM The Process Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Messy Art!  Read stories, make friends, and explore art materials in a process-based environment with a trained visual artist. In this group children will create their own masterpieces while expanding their minds and capacity for friendship and community.  For ages 2-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver.  Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Time Explorers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Join Miss Melanie Ward for stories, rhymes, and songs to spend intentional time together at the end of the day.  Children, ages newborn to 8 years, are invited to attend in pajamas and can bring a favorite stuffed friend. Pre-register with Lisa of Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Library Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jan Dempsey   978-468-5577   jdempsey@hwlibrary.org
   

The elected board meets to discuss policy, issues, and advocacy of the Library. 

Saturday November 10, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Write-Ins: NaNoWriMo Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Lauderdale   978-468-5577   slauderdale@hwlibrary.org
   

Come write in!  Get cracking on your novel and stay strong with supportive write-ins.

Monday November 12, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Closed in Observance of Veterans Day Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Tuesday November 13, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none.png 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Baby Bookworms Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   978-468-5577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

Join Sue Shepard for 30 minutes of intentional time with young ones (newborns - 18 months), engaged in stories, songs, and play.  Children must be accompanied by a caregiver and alternate care for siblings is encouraged. Registration is required.

 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM ESL: Conversational Skills Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jan Dempsey   9784685577   jdempsey@hwlibrary.org
   

English as a Second Language: Conversational Skills  Non-native speakers are invited to practice their English speaking skills in a friendly, welcoming environment. Drop-in Tuesdays 11-12, Sept. 11 to Dec. 4.

 
misc_none.png 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM PAWS to READ with Tessie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   9784685577   lder@mvlc.org
   

Read to Tessie, the labradoodle therapy dog!  Children in K-3rd grade are invited to read to Tessie in 1:1 sessions, instilling confidence in their reading skills. Please contact the children's room to pre-register.

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misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM College Essay Help Sessions Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rebecca Shea   978-468-5577   rshea@hwlibrary.org
   

College essays stalling? Don’t panic! Sign up for the Writing Rescue’s College Essay Help Sessions where you can find your voice, promote yourself, and avoid common mistakes. Bring your Chromebook or laptop, at least an initial draft of an essay (or beyond), and prompts from individual colleges. Barbara Rose of Writing Rescue is an Ivy grad and writing professional.

Wednesday November 14, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

 
misc_none.png 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Music and Movement Story Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   9784685577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

This hour-long story time is presented by Lisa Davis of Cape Ann Early Intervention. Children born between 3/26/16 and 3/26/17 can be entered into the lottery for registration for this program, register in person in the children's room on Monday, Sept. 17 from 10-8. 

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM It Happened Like This ... Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rebecca Shea   978-468-5577   rshea@hwlibrary.org
   

You know those stories you tell over and over again? It's time to put them in writing! Bring  a story idea, an anecdote, or a memorable photo or other prompt to this hands-on workshop and we'll get you started. Presented by retired journalist and workshop leader Steve Crowe. Free and open to the public, bring along a friend.

Thursday November 15, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM The Process Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Messy Art!  Read stories, make friends, and explore art materials in a process-based environment with a trained visual artist. In this group children will create their own masterpieces while expanding their minds and capacity for friendship and community.  For ages 2-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver.  Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Time Explorers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Join Miss Melanie Ward for stories, rhymes, and songs to spend intentional time together at the end of the day.  Children, ages newborn to 8 years, are invited to attend in pajamas and can bring a favorite stuffed friend. Pre-register with Lisa of Early Childhood Partners.

Saturday November 17, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Write-Ins: NaNoWriMo Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Lauderdale   978-468-5577   slauderdale@hwlibrary.org
   

Come write in!  Get cracking on your novel and stay strong with supportive write-ins.

 
misc_none.png 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Seasonal Stories & Craft Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lorraine Der   9784685577   lder@hwlibrary.org
   

Join us for seasonal stories and a take home craft. No registration necessary, great for ages 2 and older.

Monday November 19, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Musical Story Time Jam I Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Movement Group.  This is an intentional music and movement playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child's development while you play, move, explore instruments, and have fun together. For ages 0-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver. Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Musical Story Time Jam II Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Movement Group.  This is an intentional music and movement playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child's development while you play, move, explore instruments, and have fun together. For ages 0-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver. Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Knitting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in for help on a project or use the weekly group to keep your project on track. Knitters and crochet folk of any skill level are welcome to drop-in.

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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Monday Night Book Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Currently this group is closed to new members, it is quite full.  Tonight the group discusses Natalie Dykstra's Clover Adams: A gilded & heartbreaking life Biography - Memoir. 2012. 336 p. The Fall optional title is:

Mark Haddon's Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time  Fiction-Modern Classic. 2004.   220 p.  Next up for December is Celeste Ng's  Little Fires Everywhere  Fiction. 2017. 354 p.

 

 

Tuesday November 20, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM ESL: Conversational Skills Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jan Dempsey   9784685577   jdempsey@hwlibrary.org
   

English as a Second Language: Conversational Skills  Non-native speakers are invited to practice their English speaking skills in a friendly, welcoming environment. Drop-in Tuesdays 11-12, Sept. 11 to Dec. 4.

 
misc_none.png 11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM Literary Luncheon Book Club: 'Hidden Figures' by Margot Lee Shetterly Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Nancy Day   978-468-5577   nday@hwlibrary.org
   

This group meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 11:30.  Bring your brown-bag luncheon, Nancy provides the beverages and dessert. Today: 'Hidden Figures' by Margot Lee Shetterly. Nonfiction biographical account of groundbreaking female NASA scientists' discoveries.  

Wednesday November 21, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

 
misc_none.png 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Closing at 5:00 in Observance of Thanksgiving Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Our hours today will be 10:00-5:00.

Thursday November 22, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
Saturday November 24, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  4:00 PM Write-Ins: NaNoWriMo Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sarah Lauderdale   978-468-5577   slauderdale@hwlibrary.org
   

Come write in!  Get cracking on your novel and stay strong with supportive write-ins.

Monday November 26, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:00 AM Musical Story Time Jam I Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Movement Group.  This is an intentional music and movement playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child's development while you play, move, explore instruments, and have fun together. For ages 0-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver. Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Musical Story Time Jam II Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Movement Group.  This is an intentional music and movement playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child's development while you play, move, explore instruments, and have fun together. For ages 0-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver. Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Knitting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Stop in for help on a project or use the weekly group to keep your project on track. Knitters and crochet folk of any skill level are welcome to drop-in.

Tuesday November 27, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM ESL: Conversational Skills Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jan Dempsey   9784685577   jdempsey@hwlibrary.org
   

English as a Second Language: Conversational Skills  Non-native speakers are invited to practice their English speaking skills in a friendly, welcoming environment. Drop-in Tuesdays 11-12, Sept. 11 to Dec. 4.

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Wednesday November 28, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Bridge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Bring a partner or find one here, some experience is preferrable.

Thursday November 29, 2018 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM The Process Art Workshop Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Story Time & Messy Art!  Read stories, make friends, and explore art materials in a process-based environment with a trained visual artist. In this group children will create their own masterpieces while expanding their minds and capacity for friendship and community.  For ages 2-5 accompanied by a parent / caregiver.  Pre-registration requested at Early Childhood Partners.

 
misc_none.png 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Family Time Explorers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Cheney   978-468-5489   e.cheney@hwschools.net
   

Join Miss Melanie Ward for stories, rhymes, and songs to spend intentional time together at the end of the day.  Children, ages newborn to 8 years, are invited to attend in pajamas and can bring a favorite stuffed friend. Pre-register with Lisa of Early Childhood Partners.

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