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Monday March 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Tech @ MHL: Open Source Software Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Tired of paying for yearly software updates? Looking to try something new with your computer? Open source software might be for you! There is a ton of great software available for free. We’ll discuss what it means to be open source and demo some of the most popular free, open source software available. You might be surprised to find you’re already using some open source software.

Adult programs    
    Location: Activity Room
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Conversational English Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Fantini   978-475-4602   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeons & Dragons for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna Tschetter   978-623-8432   atschetter@mhl.org
   

The classic fantasy role-playing game! Character creation starts at 3pm; game play starts at 3:30pm!

Open to all teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Hiking the Bay Circuit Trail: A Video Journey Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Dan and Marilyn Brielmann of e-Awakening, a website for 'The Preservation of Nature & the Protection of Resources' will share information about this wonderful 230 mile resource with 16 miles of trails in Andover.

The idea for the Bay Circuit Trail & Greenway first arose in 1929. It would be an “outer Emerald Necklace,” proponents said—a greenbelt that would mirror the famous string of Frederick Law Olmsted-designed parks threading through urban Boston—and would provide open space for the metropolitan area’s quickly expanding population. Over the next several decades, various public and private parks and reservations were established in the area between what is now Route 128 and Interstate 495, but they failed to keep pace with commercial and residential development. In the 1980s, interest in the project was renewed, and in 1990 the Bay Circuit Alliance formed to make the trail and greenway a reality. The BCA has focused on linking segments of the Bay Circuit Trail, which provides a place for recreation while ensuring the protection of open space in the region by adding more “pearls” to the “emerald necklace.” Beginning at Plum Island and ending in Kingston Bay, the trail and greenway is located close to 4 million people in Eastern Massachusetts. The trail provides close-to-home recreation including: walking, biking, snowshoeing, horseback riding and cross-country skiing. Many sections of the trail are accessible by the MBTA commuter rail and other public transit systems.

In the fall of 2012, the Appalachian Mountain Club and The Trustees of Reservations, two of Massachusetts’ largest and oldest conservation organizations, began working together with the Bay Circuit Alliance in the completion, enhancement, and long-term protection of the recreational trail and greenway. The two organizations are working with the Alliance to fulfill the vision of the Bay Circuit by closing  the final gaps of the trail, recruiting and organizing volunteers, improving the trail experience through improved maintenance and signage, securing permanent protection for the trail corridor and the greenway, and encouraging the public to get out and explore the trail’s 230 miles.

Sponsored by Memorial Hall Library and the Andover Trails Committee.

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 34 spaces available.
Tuesday March 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Random Fandom: Beauty and the Beast Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-623-8433   ya@mhl.org
   

Get ready for the live action Beauty and the Beast movie with this craft!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Teen Practice SAT Results Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Teens who took the Practice SAT from Sylvan Learning on March 25 will be called by the Sylvan exam proctor to schedule a time to receive their practice ACT results.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-823-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come watch a movie in the Teen Room! Josie will pick the movie around 5:30pm!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Meet Andover's Poet Laureate Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The community is invited to meet Andover's new Poet Laureate, Linda Flaherty-Haltmaier. You can read some of her poems here.

A collaboration of Memorial Hall Library and the Poet Laureate Council.

    Location: Memorial Hall
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lib_book_quill 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Books Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly Great Books discussion group.  Open to new members.

Book selection: The Inheritors by William  Golding


Find this book in the library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday March 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Organic Gardening 101 for the Family Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Rita Wollmering of The HERB FARMacy will present a program of organic gardening basics. Families are welcome. Door prizes!

Sponsored by the Friends of MHL.

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 42 spaces available.
Thursday March 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Career Networking Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join this free group to expand your network of business contacts, to share ideas, and to learn about effective job search strategies.  Facilitated by certified career coach Arleen Bradley

Career Networking Group Web Site    
    Location: Friends Alcove 1
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_kidsreading 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM AlphaBuddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Alpha-Buddies is a program geared to children between the ages of 4-5 (and a favorite adult).  We will share stories and activities that center around a single letter of the alphabet!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD who will be attending the program.  Registration for this program begins on March 16th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Horizons for Homeless Volunteer Training Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Steven Croke   978-557-2182   
    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday March 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Teen Poetry Contest Ends Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Today is the last day for the 2017 MHL Teen Poetry Contest! 

Visit poetry.mhl.org to submit your poems. Students in grades 6 - 12 can submit up to three poems. You don't have to be an Andover resident to enter poems.

Prizes will be given out for the top three poems in the Middle School and High School categories as well as Honorable Mentions and Teens' Choice Awards. The poetry reception will be Wednesday May 3 at 7pm in Memorial Hall.

If you have questions please contact Renata or Anna.

    Location: Teen Room
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Form Fridays for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Renata or Anna   978-623-8433   ya@mhl.org
   

Join us in the Activity Room for the WiiU - Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more - and upstairs for a rotating craft.

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Genealogy Lock-In Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Stephanie Aude     saude@mhl.org
   

Register for an evening of after-hours genealogy research with exclusive access to databases, computers, microfilm and the Andover Room.  A light dinner will be served. Space is limited. Registration required. $10 fee.

Genealogy programs    
    Location: Reference Room
   
Saturday April 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required.

    Location: Activity Room
Monday April 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Conversational English Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Fantini   978-475-4602   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Sai Maa Meditation Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

This group led by Andover resident, Irina Dobrina, centers around the teachings and philosophy of Sai Maa, a world-renowned spiritual master, healer, and humanitarian, who embraces a unique fusion of Eastern spiritual wisdom, Western therapeutic knowledge, and energetic mastery.

For details and information about the group, please contact Irina at SaiMaaMeditationAndover@gmail.com. New members always welcome.

Adult Programs Web Page    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Friends of MHL Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Monthly meeting of the Friends of MHL's Board of Directors.

Friends members are welcome to attend.
 

Friends Web Site    
    Location: Memorial Hall
Tuesday April 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 3:15 PM  -  4:00 PM VAB (Volunteen Advisory Board) Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Help us make the library better for teens! We do crafts, displays, and more!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, March 21st at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:00 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, March 21st at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM  -  4:15 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, March 21st at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
anim_dog_scottie 4:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, March 21st at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (NO WAITING LIST)
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-823-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come watch a movie in the Teen Room! Josie will pick the movie around 5:30pm!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday April 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 8:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Room in Use
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_book3 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Weekly meeting of the Junior Friends, a volunteer group of 8 to 11 year-olds. For more information,
contact Children's Librarian Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8440 or kbelczyk@mhl.org

    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_bookflipping 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Night Readers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

This book discussion program is geared to children between the ages of 9-12 (with a favorite adult)!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD ONLY who will be attending.   Also, please request and read the book before the meeting.   There will be a new book preview at the meeting too!  Registration for this program will begin on Wednesday, March 1st at 9:00 am.  *Please note...we will have a special guest attending tonight's meeting!  Lauren Kosky-Stamm from the Andover Historical Society is going to join us for the meeting and bring with her some interesting artifacts from the time period of the book we are discussing!   

This month's Night Readers selection will be The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly.  "Calpurnia Virginia Tate is eleven years old in 1899 when she wonders why the yellow grasshoppers in her Texas backyard are so much bigger than the green ones. With a little help from her notoriously cantankerous grandfather, an avid naturalist, she figures out that the green grasshoppers are easier to see against the yellow grass, so they are eaten before they can get any larger.  As Callie explores the natural world around her, she develops a close relationship with her grandfather, navigates the dangers of living with six brothers, and comes up against just what it means to be a girl at the turn of the century."

    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 7 spaces available.
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly nonfiction book discussion group. Open to new members.

Book selection: The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: and their race to save the world’s most precious manuscripts by Joshua Hammer (2016)

Find this book in the library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
Thursday April 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen DIY Button Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come create your own work of art using recycled buttons.

 

Open to teens in grades 6-12.

 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Board Game Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

An evening for adults to learn and play board games in the Activity Room.

Adult Programs    
    Location: Activity Room
        There are 19 spaces available.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Conservation Commission's Annual Overseer Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kevin Porter   978-273-8156   kjporter725@comcast.net
   

The Conservation Commission Annual Overseers Meeting is open to the public. We will discuss land management issues for Town-owned conservation properties, followed by a keynote speaker, Dr. Kathleen Blanchard.  Dr. Blanchard is the Founder and President of Intervale Associates Inc., a nonprofit conservation organization in Canada, with the mission to conserve biodiversity while working to protect the integrity of rural livelihoods.  She has forty years of experience in seabird conservation in Newfoundland/Labrador and along the North Shore of the Gulf of St. Lawrence.  Her talk entitled, Seabird Conservation in Audubon’s Labrador: Lessons Learned, Current Applications for Species Recovery, will appeal to anyone interested in community-based conservation.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday April 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Celebrating 30 Years of Sisters in Crime Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join us for tea and treats to celebrate the 30th anniversary of this 3,600 member organization of women crime writers, publishers, agents, booksellers and librarians. Meet our special guest, mystery author Kate Flora, creator of the Joe Burgess and Thea Kozak mysteries. Her books will be available for purchase.

Sponsored by the Friends of MHL.

Adult programs    
    Location: Teen Room
        There are 25 spaces available.
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Form Fridays for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Renata or Anna   978-623-8433   ya@mhl.org
   

Join us in the Activity Room for the WiiU - Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more - and upstairs for a rotating craft.

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
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Saturday April 8, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Each session we will enjoy three to four picture books together. Group activities such as songs, finger plays and story related craft will complement the listening experience during this 30 minute program for children ages 3-5.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Pick up a token early as space is limited to 30 adults and children.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Silly Laughing Musical Fun Poetry Show Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Andover's award-winning children's author, Jeff Nathan, will be presenting his Silly Laughing Musical Fun Poetry Show to help kick-off National Poetry Month at Andover's Memorial Hall Library. This fun-filled extravaganza is geared for families of children aged 4-12.  

In the program, he will share hysterical enactments of his children's poetry, some very silly songs accompanied by his guitar playing (or his basketball sneakers) and he will get audience volunteers run around the room and help him with his juggling.  There's also a fun word game for all to learn and a contest between the kids and the adults, a surprising punch line to a sing along, and even the crack of a bat to open baseball season.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Andover Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

 

    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 88 spaces available.
Sunday April 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Shakespeare's Othello Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   straina@mhl.org
   

Friends' board member and retired educator, Kathleen Dolan, will lead a discussion of Shakespeare's Othello, using clips from the 1965 film version, starring Sir Laurence Olivier and Maggie Smith.

William Shakespeare's birthdate is widely believed to be April 23,1564. The Friends will celebrate Shakespeare during the month of April, culminating in their annual meeting on Thursday, May 4, when actor Stephen Collins will perform selected works by Shakespeare.

 

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 25 spaces available.
Monday April 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Conversational English Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Fantini   978-475-4602   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Computer Users Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Fred Snell   978-686-3647   fredsnell@gmail.com
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeons & Dragons for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna Tschetter   978-623-8432   atschetter@mhl.org
   

The classic fantasy role-playing game! Character creation starts at 3pm; game play starts at 3:30pm!

Open to all teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
Tuesday April 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen DIY Recycled Magazine Baskets Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Upcycle some old magazines into a one-of-a-kind basket!

 

Open to teens in grades 6-12.

 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-823-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come watch a movie in the Teen Room! Josie will pick the movie around 5:30pm!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Drop-in Adult Coloring Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Adults are welcome to drop in and do some coloring.

    Location: Circulation
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Tech @ MHL: iPads and tablets Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Do you have a new (or old!) iPad or tablet that you don't really know how to use? Or are you looking into getting a tablet but not sure which one you'd like? Come to our drop-in iPad and tablet program with any questions you may have about:
-general navigation and use of the touch screen
-downloading apps
-using library resources on your tablet

 

    Location: Friends Alcove 2
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Herb Gardens with Suzanne Crooker Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Suzanne Crooker, gardening instructor, will discuss optimum site and soil composition for growing herbs.  Tips for drying and freezing as well as recipes will be shared. She has worked in the vegetable department at Mahoney's for over a decade.

Sponsored by Friends of MHL and Spade and Trowel Garden Club

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 71 spaces available.
Wednesday April 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen DIY Chocolate Marshmallows Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come make your own chocolate marshmallow candy in the Teen Room.

 

Open to teens in grades 6-12.

 
anim_butterfly_01 3:45 PM  -  4:30 PM Spring Fling with the Junior Friends Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 3 and up are invited to join the Junior Friends for some springtime games and crafts.  No registration required.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Trustees Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Mazin     bmazin@mhl.org
    Location: Trustees Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM A Quiet Revolution: Documentary Screening & Discussion Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

A screening of "A Quiet Revolution," a feature-length documentary by Tom and Charles Dey, about a group of people who came together fifty years ago to create change and help a deeply divided nation heal itself. At the height of the Civil Rights movement, struggling for answers to burgeoning problems of racial inequality, Dartmouth College and a group of preparatory schools established a groundbreaking program to identify young students of color from low-income backgrounds for admission to the nation's leading boarding schools, with full scholarships. They believed, contrary to popular opinion, that if given the necessary tools, these students could succeed in the private schools and eventually compete in all sectors of our society, and that the only thing standing in their way was a lack of access and opportunity. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the filmmakers. Charles F. Dey served as the Director of A Better Chance from 1964-65, and Board Chairman from 1970-74. In April 2013, he wrote about the documentary:

"Our nation is increasingly segregated by economic ghettoes, golden to gutted, that too often inexorably determine life chances, but ABC has given us clear evidence that talent is limited neither by zip code nor neighborhood. By permitting poverty to stunt the futures of so many children, our nation is both wasting enormous talent and limiting a fundamental civil right – educational opportunity.

ABC was a bold, experimental program that took the long view and changed many lives dramatically, but this documentary is not a promotional film for A Better Chance.  We have not accepted any funds from the program because we want to be able to tell the whole story as truthfully and objectively as possible. There is a moral responsibility that goes with changing the trajectory of another human being’s life. ABC stories of both struggle and success comprise a history that is uniquely American and largely unknown.

By documenting their 50-year journeys we will put face and voice to these pioneering integrationists and their families who initially challenged the status quo. By crossing borders, they and their teachers and communities played a critical role in the civil rights era, leading, in the words of Bill Berkeley, the first ABC President, “a quiet revolution.”      

By sharing their experiences more dramatically on film, we want to contribute significantly to the ongoing debates regarding how best to identify, nurture and educate talented youngsters from all quarters of our society."

A collaboration of Memorial Hall Library and A Better Chance Andover's 50th Anniversary Celebration.

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 118 spaces available.
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lib_teddybear_reading 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Critique Group Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marianne Knowles   978-475-7442   mpknowles85@verizon.net
   

A group for adults who write or illustrate children’s books. The group meets monthly to provide constructive advice and feedback on each other’s works in progress. Membership is open and meetings are free. Interested writers and illustrators are asked to please review group guidelines on the web site and RSVP to the facilitator before attending.

    Location: Activity Room
Thursday April 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Discover Your Past Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Stephanie Aude   978-623-8436   saude@mhl.org
   

The Discover Your Past Genealogy Club meets the second Thursday of the month.  Novices to advanced researchers are welcome.  Register for each session online or call 978-623-8400.

Genealogy Club    
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Career Networking Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join this free group to expand your network of business contacts, to share ideas, and to learn about effective job search strategies.  Facilitated by certified career coach Arleen Bradley

Career Networking Group Web Site    
    Location: Friends Alcove 1
        There are 25 spaces available.
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM AlphaBuddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Alpha-Buddies is a program geared to children between the ages of 4-5 (and a favorite adult).  We will share stories and activities that center around a single letter of the alphabet!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD who will be attending the program.  Registration for this program begins on March 30th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Mystifying Oracle Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Bring your questions about the future to our Mystifying Oracle board.

 

Open to teens in grades 6-12.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Andover Community Trust Forum Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Priscilla Loring   978-852-7742   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_book_signing 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Writers' Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join Memorial Hall Library writers' group for writers of adult fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs. This group provides constructive advice and feedback on each other's works in progress.

Writers' Group Web Site    
    Location: Activity Room
Friday April 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Form Fridays for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Renata or Anna   978-623-8433   ya@mhl.org
   

Join us in the Activity Room for the WiiU - Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more - and upstairs for a rotating craft.

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
Saturday April 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required.

    Location: Activity Room
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rec_legoguy 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Legomania Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Legomania is a program for children ages 5 and up who love to build with
Lego's.  We will share a story, which will introduce the Lego challenge of the
day, then build for about 30 minutes. Each child will have an opportunity to talk
about their creation with the group, then put it on display in the Children's Room.
Please register at www.mhl.org starting April 1 at 9:00 AM, space is limited.

    Location: Memorial Hall
    The registration period has not begun.
Sunday April 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 AM  -  12:00 AM Library closed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed for the holiday.

Library hours    
Monday April 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 AM  -  12:00 AM Library closed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed for the holiday.

Library hours    
Tuesday April 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_dog_scottie 2:00 PM  -  2:15 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 4th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 2:15 PM  -  2:30 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 4th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 2:30 PM  -  2:45 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 4th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 2:45 PM  -  3:00 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 4th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_butterfly_01 3:30 PM  -  3:30 PM Kids Coloring Craze Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8445   kbears@mhl.org
   

Are you crazy about coloring?  If you're in Grades 3-5, stop by the Activity Room anytime between 3:30-5:00 pm and join in some coloring fun!  There will be lots of coloring pages available for you to color with colored pencils, markers, and gel pens!  Every person that attends will be given a raffle ticket for a drawing at the end.  (You do not need to be present to win.)  Come color with us and let your creativity fly!  Please register online the name of the child who will be attending the program.  Registration begins on Tuesday, April 4th at 9:00am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-823-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come watch a movie in the Teen Room! Josie will pick the movie around 5:30pm!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
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lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Andover Terrace Condominium Association Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Joan Warren   603-622-7000 x 6900   jwarren@evergreenmgt.com
   

Andover Terrace Condominium  Association annual meeting.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Pub Trivia at Andolini's Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join us for another night of trivia at Andolini's just down the street at 19 Essex Street. Bring a team and all of your favorite facts! $50 cash prize to the winning team, courtesy of the Friends of MHL.

Adult programs    
Wednesday April 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Magic of Science Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The Magic of Science is a show for children ages 5-12 that shows children some of the science used by magicians to perform their tricks.  It is an interactive and engaging 1 hour performance where everyone in the audience gets to participate.  Please register online all family members attending.    Please note:   this program is for ages 5-12 and is not appropriate for young children.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen DIY Peep Dioramas Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Make your favorite book or fandom out of marshmallow Peeps!

 

Open to teens in grades 6-12.

 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:15 PM Poetry Writing Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

In celebration of National Poetry Month, Andover’s new Poet Laureate, Linda Flaherty Haltmaier, will lead a poetry writing workshop for adults. She’ll explore different ways to create poems from 3-word prompts to Found poetry (using a page of text as a source). Come and write a poem or two! Poetry is for everyone--both beginner and advanced writers welcome. Space is limited. Sign up online.

Linda Flaherty Haltmaier is an award-winning poet and screenwriter. She is the winner of the Homebound Publications Poetry Prize for her full-length collection, "Rolling up the Sky" (2016). Her work has been shortlisted for the Princemere Poetry Prize and the Tucson Festival of the Book Literary Award. Her poems have appeared extensively in journals and anthologies including Wildness: Voices of the Sacred Landscape, All We Can Hold, Ink & Letters, and more. Her debut chapbook, "Catch and Release", was published by Finishing Line Press. A Harvard graduate, Linda has earned writing residencies at the Noepe Center for the Literary Arts and been a poetry contributor at the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference. Along the way, she has been a fundraiser in East Harlem, a marketing executive, a restaurant reviewer, and an over-excitable soccer coach. Linda lives with her husband and daughter–-and craves the solitude of the ocean where she finds sea glass and inspiration.

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 16 spaces available.
Thursday April 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen DIY Glowing Bouncy Balls Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Make your own glowing bouncy ball!

 

Open to all teens in grades 6-12.

 
ent_film-reel 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM MHL's Thursday Movie: Much Ado About Nothing Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words. Starring Alexis Denisof, Amy Acker, Fran Kranz. Directed by Joss Whedon; 2013; Lionsgate; Rated PG-13; 109 minutes.

Free film screenings in Memorial Hall. Films in this series may not be appropriate for all audiences. Start time varies depending on the film.

Movies    
    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday April 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool music with Peter Sheridan Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Peter Sheridan has been a children's musician for twenty years providing music to many libraries, daycare centers and schools in the area. He plays guitar, accordion, harmonica and an assortment of other instruments along with using puppets and books in his program.  Peter has also been a featured children's performer at First Night celebrations in Portsmouth, NH for the past six years.  Please register online the name of each adult and child attending, two weeks before.

    Location: Memorial Hall
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Form Fridays for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Renata or Anna   978-623-8433   ya@mhl.org
   

Join us in the Activity Room for the WiiU - Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more - and upstairs for a rotating craft.

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
Saturday April 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Author Julia Walsh Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Celebrate Earth Day with us, learn about life on the salt marsh and meet local author Julia Walsh!  Please join us in a rich educational program designed for students in Grades K-4.   Author Julia Walsh will be providing a reading of her inspirational and educational book Wings in the Wind. The reading will be followed by an educational activity exploring wild life and nature conservation on the wetlands.  Online registration for this program begins on Saturday April 8th at 9am. Space is limited and the program is appropriate for children in Grades K-4 only.  

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
Sunday April 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Shakespeare's Words? Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Why is there no writing in Shakespeare's hand?  How is it that we have so many plays said to be written by a man named Shakespeare?  Did Shakespeare even write his plays? We'll celebrate Shakespeare's birthday and find out about this and more as educator and Shakespeare scholar, Julia Perlowski, delivers a lecture about Shakespeare's first compilation of plays known as the First Folio. Through the printing history of this collection, age old questions about Shakespeare are considered. Her lecture will be light and fun and will be sure to whet your appetite for more involvement with the Bard.

Julia Perlowski started her teaching career as a drama, reading and English instructor in South Florida where she taught for 10 years directing young people in "Romeo and Juliet", "Much Ado About Nothing",  "As You Like It" and "Macbeth".  Julia is currently a drama teacher at Parthum Middle School in Lawrence, where she is contributing to the turn-around effort under District Receiver Jeffrey Riley.  In addition to contributions to public school, Julia is an English Speaking Union-Boston Branch board member, for which she coordinates the Annual Shakespeare competition.  She is also a member of the National Teacher Corps for the Folger Shakespeare Library Education Department, through which she is asked to conduct workshops for teachers at the national level. Julia has been trained at The Folger Shakespeare Library, England’s GLOBE, the American Shakespeare Center and Lenox Shakespeare and Co. Julia currently presents lectures and teacher-training workshops at the National Council Teachers of English, as well at state arts conferences, including Tennessee, Florida, Montana, Texas and California. In 2010, Julia was awarded the Teaching Excellence Award by the U.S. State Department.  She was stationed in Gujarat, India where she trained 40 teachers to dynamically engage their students in complex early modern English text. Julia’s work extends into Krakow, Stockholm and St. Lucia, where she is in planning to produce "A Midsummer Night's Dream", to be toured on the island as a fundraiser for Edward for Education.  Julia is the recipient of the Reba R. Robinson Award from the Children’s Theatre Foundation in partnership with the American Alliance of Theatre and Education. Given biennially, this prize recognizes a secondary school teacher for outstanding achievement in, and commitment to, teen theatre. See Julia’s "MacBeth" performed at North Andover High School this June!

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 73 spaces available.
Monday April 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Conversational English Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Fantini   978-475-4602   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_book3 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Morning Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly morning book discussion group. Open to new members.

Find the book in our library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Dungeons & Dragons for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna Tschetter   978-623-8432   atschetter@mhl.org
   

The classic fantasy role-playing game! Character creation starts at 3pm; game play starts at 3:30pm!

Open to all teens in grades 6 - 12.

 

Meet in the Teen Room and we will go up to the old staff room off Memorial Hall.

    Location: Teen Room
 
misc_none 3:45 PM  -  4:30 PM Cookies and Book-ies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Share cookies and discuss a book...families with kids ages 5-8 are welcome to register online, space is limited!  This month's theme is humor and our  title is Chicken Big by Keith Graves.  Please register all participants and borrow and read the book before we meet.  We'll be sharing Snickerdoodles, (snicker, laugh, lol, hee hee!)

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Greg Maichack: The Art of Pastel Workshop Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The Pastel Art of Georgia O’Keeffe: Modern American Abstraction

Become inspired to create beautiful pastel paintings by exploring America’s foremost modernist pastel painter of flowers. Focusing on the calla lily, participants will work in tandem with artist, Gregory Maichack, to experiment with hundreds of pastels and to learn pastel handling techniques O’Keeffe used in her art -- scumbling, feathering, blending, slurring, edges, and layering. How layering is accomplished without fixatives for achieving O’Keeffe’s “clean” look will be a focus, as well as building an abstract foundation through Leonardo da Vinci’s revolutionary drawing technique.

All materials provided. Space is limited to 16 participants. Registration required.

Sponsored by the Friends of MHL.

Adult Programs    
    Location: Activity Room
        There is 1 space available.
Tuesday April 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Tech @ MHL: Shopping for a new computer? Have a look under the hood Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Looking to purchase a new computer in the future or upgrade the one you have? Confused about all of the information on the specs sheet? This class will teach you what to look for in a new computer, go over some of the parts of the computer, and touch briefly on upgrading/repairing the machine you have. We’ll discuss what ram does and how much you need, the difference between a hard drive and solid state drive, cloud storage, dvd and bluray drives, display resolution, operating systems and the various ports you may find on a new computer (USB, Ethernet, and HDMI; oh my!).

Adult programs    
    Location: Teen Room
        There are 10 spaces available.
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen Random Fandom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

This month's fandom is Yuri On Ice! Come discuss the anime and do a craft.

 

Open to all teens in grades 6-12.

 
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Curiosity Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8445   kbears@mhl.org
   

Curiosity Club is a new program geared to children between the ages of 6-7.  We will share stories and STEAM activities that center around a single subject that is sure to "pique your curiosity!"  You never know what you'll find out in the Curiosity Club!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD who will be attending the program.  Registration for this program begins on April 11th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Teen Movie Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna or Renata   978-823-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come watch a movie in the Teen Room! Josie will pick the movie around 5:30pm!

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Teen Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Controlling Stormwater: Why It Matters Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The Department of Municipal Services and Greenscapes North Shore will present a free public workshop to educate the community about the importance of controlling stormwater runoff. Learn how and why stormwater is polluted, its direct impacts on our water resources, and what can be done locally to treat and eliminate stormwater, including landscaping and gardening techniques, rainwater harvesting, and low impact development. The presentation will also include a brief explanation of how stormwater is regulated.

Sponsored by Greenscapes North Shore in collaboration with the Department of Municipal Services and Memorial Hall Library.

Adult programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 75 spaces available.
 
lib_book_quill 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Books Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly Great Books discussion group.  Open to new members.

Book selection: Doctor Faustus by Christopher Marlowe


Find this book in the library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday April 26, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Room in Use
    Location: Memorial Hall
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misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Facebook for Beginners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Learn to make an account, develop a profile and connect with friends by posting photos and messages. If you have a laptop or a mobile device, please bring it with you; if not, you can practice with one of ours. Meets in the Teen Room

    Location: Teen Room
        There are 5 spaces available.
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Teen DIY Piggy Banks Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Anna/Renata   978-623-8432   ya@mhl.org
   

Come decorate a mini-piggy bank to keep and learn some tips for being smart with your money!

 

Open to all teens in grades 6-12.

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM A.C.O.D. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Pike     pikejjep@yahoo.com
    Location: Activity Room
Thursday April 27, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Room in Use
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Career Networking Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join this free group to expand your network of business contacts, to share ideas, and to learn about effective job search strategies.  Facilitated by certified career coach Arleen Bradley

Career Networking Group Web Site    
    Location: Friends Alcove 1
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM AlphaBuddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Alpha-Buddies is a program geared to children between the ages of 4-5 (and a favorite adult).  We will share stories and activities that center around a single letter of the alphabet!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD who will be attending the program.  Registration for this program begins on April 13th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Teen DIY Tiny Planters Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Celebrate Earth Day with these tiny planters!

 

Open to all teens in grades 6-12.

 
school_chemistry1 3:45 PM  -  4:30 PM Thinking Thursday Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Thinking Thursday is a program for ages 5-8 which combines stories and science.  We will
share a story, do some simple experiments, and a craft.  Please register at www.mhl.org
starting April 13th at 9:00 a.m., space is limited.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_book_bunch1 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Friends' Spring Book Sale Preview Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Friends' Spring Book Sale Preview Night. $20 per person admission charge. Current Friends' members admitted free.

Friends' Book Sales    
    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday April 28, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 9:00 AM  -  4:30 PM Friends' Spring Book Sale Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The Friends of MHL Spring Book Sale. All proceeds benefit the Library.

Friends' Book Sales    
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:30 AM  -  10:00 AM Around the World Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

We will explore different languages through songs, rhymes, stories and games. Whether you are a native speaker who would like to meet other parents in the community who raise their children bilingually, or you would like to expose your child to different languages and cultures at an early age, join us for this fun event.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 2:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Free Form Fridays for Teens Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Renata or Anna   978-623-8433   ya@mhl.org
   

Join us in the Activity Room for the WiiU - Super Smash Bros, Just Dance, and more - and upstairs for a rotating craft.

Open to teens in grades 6 - 12.

    Location: Activity Room
Saturday April 29, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 9:00 AM  -  4:30 PM Friends' Spring Book Sale Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The Friends of MHL Spring Book Sale. All proceeds benefit the Library.

Friends' Book Sales    
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Dads and Donuts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a story time for preschoolers and their families (including a craft).  After stories enjoy donut holes, coffee and juice.  No registration but please pick up a token for each person attending in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  11:45 AM Petits Francais Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

During this 45 minute program, children will develop their oral comprehension and speaking skills of the French language through songs, movement and simple story.  All children ages birth to 4, wanting to engage the French language, are welcome.  

Please pick up a token in the Children's Room on the day of the program beginning at 10:30am as space is limited.  Adults and children need tokens.  For more information please contact Beth Kerrigan at bkerrigan@mhl.org.

 

 

    Location: Activity Room
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Sunday April 30, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book_bunch1 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Friends' Spring Book Sale Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The Friends of MHL Spring Book Sale. All proceeds benefit the Library.

Friends' Book Sales    
    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday May 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Conversational English Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Fantini   978-475-4602   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Sai Maa Meditation Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

This group led by Andover resident, Irina Dobrina, centers around the teachings and philosophy of Sai Maa, a world-renowned spiritual master, healer, and humanitarian, who embraces a unique fusion of Eastern spiritual wisdom, Western therapeutic knowledge, and energetic mastery.

For details and information about the group, please contact Irina at SaiMaaMeditationAndover@gmail.com. New members always welcome.

Adult Programs Web Page    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Andover Annual Town Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
Tuesday May 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 18th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:00 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 18th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM  -  4:15 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 18th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 4:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, April 18th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Drop-in Adult Coloring Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Adults are welcome to drop in and do some coloring.

    Location: Circulation
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Andover Annual Town Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
Wednesday May 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly nonfiction book discussion group. Open to new members.

Book selection: Black Hole Blues and Other Songs From Outer Space by Janna Levin (2016)

Find this book in the library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
Thursday May 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 5:00 PM  -  8:45 PM Board Game Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

An evening for adults to learn and play board games in the Activity Room.

Adult Programs    
    Location: Activity Room
        There are 20 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Friends' Annual Meeting: Stephen Collins as William Shakespeare Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Actor Stephen Collins will make Shakespeare's words come alive, from the evil machinations of Richard III, to the philosophical bantering of Falstaff, to the brilliant oratory of Brutus and Antony. Shakespeare's tragedies, comedies, histories, and sonnets are all represented in this exciting show.  A brief annual meeting of the Friends of MHL will precede the performance. All Friends' members are welcome.

Sponsored by the Friends of MHL.

Adult Programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday May 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required.

    Location: Activity Room
Sunday May 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM MVMTA Honors Recital Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Enjoy an afternoon of piano music played by students of the Merrimack Valley Music Teachers Association.

Adult Programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are many spaces available.
Monday May 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Conversational English Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carolyn Fantini   978-475-4602   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Computer Users Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Fred Snell   978-686-3647   fredsnell@gmail.com
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Andover Annual Town Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
Tuesday May 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_magnifying_glass.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Curiosity Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8445   kbears@mhl.org
   

Curiosity Club is a new program geared to children between the ages of 6-7.  We will share stories and STEAM activities that center around a single subject that is sure to "pique your curiosity!"  You never know what you'll find out in the Curiosity Club!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD who will be attending the program.  Registration for this program begins on April 25thth at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Andover Annual Town Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
Wednesday May 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
nat_rose.GIF 3:45 PM  -  4:30 PM Make a Present for Mom Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Children ages 3 and up are invited to join the Junior Friends in making presents for Mother's Day.
Please register at www.mhl.org starting April 26th at 9:00 AM, space is limited.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Death Cafe Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Refreshments and socializing from 6:30-7:00pm. Program begins promptly at 7:00pm. To learn more about Death Cafes, visit deathcafe.com for more information.

Join other adults for Memorial Hall Library's sixth evening of open, lively, and insightful discussion about death. While not a support group nor a venue for bereavement, a Death Cafe seeks to provide an unscripted, non-judgmental platform for those wishing to explore the many facets of this often taboo subject. Come with an open mind, a healthy curiosity, and a willingness to share your thoughts, feelings, and questions with other like-minded individuals. Facilitated by Andover resident, Richard Davis.

Adult Programs    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 44 spaces available.
 
lib_teddybear_reading 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Critique Group Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marianne Knowles   978-475-7442   mpknowles85@verizon.net
   

A group for adults who write or illustrate children’s books. The group meets monthly to provide constructive advice and feedback on each other’s works in progress. Membership is open and meetings are free. Interested writers and illustrators are asked to please review group guidelines on the web site and RSVP to the facilitator before attending.

    Location: Activity Room
Thursday May 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Discover Your Past Genealogy Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Stephanie Aude   978-623-8436   saude@mhl.org
   

The Discover Your Past Genealogy Club meets the second Thursday of the month.  Novices to advanced researchers are welcome.  Register for each session online or call 978-623-8400.

Genealogy Club    
    Location: Memorial Hall
        There are 25 spaces available.
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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Career Networking Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join this free group to expand your network of business contacts, to share ideas, and to learn about effective job search strategies.  Facilitated by certified career coach Arleen Bradley

Career Networking Group Web Site    
    Location: Friends Alcove 1
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading 1:30 PM  -  2:15 PM AlphaBuddies Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Alpha-Buddies is a program geared to children between the ages of 4-5 (and a favorite adult).  We will share stories and activities that center around a single letter of the alphabet!  Please register online the NAME OF THE CHILD who will be attending the program.  Registration for this program begins on April 27th at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
ent_film-reel 6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM MHL's Thursday Movie: Florence Foster Jenkins Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

The story of Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice.

Starring Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg. Directed by Stephen Frears; Rated PG-13;111 minutes;2016;Paramount Pictures.

Free film screenings in Memorial Hall. Films in this series may not be appropriate for all audiences. Start time varies depending on the film.

Movies    
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_book_signing 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Writers' Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join Memorial Hall Library writers' group for writers of adult fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs. This group provides constructive advice and feedback on each other's works in progress.

Writers' Group Web Site    
    Location: Activity Room
Saturday May 13, 2017 Go To Top
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Each session we will enjoy three to four picture books together. Group activities such as songs, finger plays and story related craft will complement the listening experience during this 30 minute program for children ages 3-5.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Pick up a token early as space is limited to 30 adults and children.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
rec_legoguy 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Legomania Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Legomania is a program for children ages 5 and up who love to build with Lego's.
We will share a story which will introduce the Lego challenge of the day, then
build freely for about 30 minutes.  At the end, each child will have an opportunity
to share what they have built with the group before putting their creation on display
in the Children's Room.  Please register starting April 29th at 9:00 a.m. at www.mhl.org,
space is limited.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
Monday May 15, 2017 Go To Top
lib_book3 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Morning Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly morning book discussion group. Open to new members.

Find the book in our library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
Tuesday May 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_dog_scottie 3:30 PM  -  3:45 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, May 2nd at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
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anim_dog_scottie 3:45 PM  -  4:00 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, May 2nd at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 4:00 PM  -  4:15 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, May 2nd at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
anim_dog_scottie 4:15 PM  -  4:30 PM Reading with Annie Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8401 x39   kbears@mhl.org
   

Annie is back!!  Annie is a gorgeous therapy dog who loves to be read to by children!  Annie is planning to visit us a lot over the next few months.  She loves to sit and listen to children who are able to read on their own and may need a little bit of practice with their new skill. Annie will meet with (four) different children each time she visits for a period of 15 minutes with each child.  Please arrive 10 minutes before your time slot so you can pick out a book to read to Annie.  Also, please note that only the child who is reading to Annie is allowed in the room during the session.  Please register online the name of the child who will be reading to Annie. Registration for this session will begin on Tuesday, May 2nd at 9:00 am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM American Legion Annual Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kevin Bibeau   508-423-2073   
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Andover Home for Aged People Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Louise McKallagat   508-631-1021   
    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday May 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM *Trustees' Reception Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Stefani Traina     straina@mhl.org
    Location: Memorial Hall
Thursday May 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_butterfly_01 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Kids Coloring Craze Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kim Bears   978-623-8445   kbears@mhl.org
   

Are you crazy about coloring?  If you're in Grades 3-5, stop by the Activity Room anytime between 3:30-4:45 pm and join in some coloring fun!  There will be lots of coloring pages available for you to color with colored pencils, markers, and gel pens!  Every person that attends will be given a raffle ticket for a drawing at the end.  (You do not need to be present to win.)  Come color with us and let your creativity fly!  Please register online the name of the child who will be attending the program.  Registration begins on Thursday, May 4th at 9:00am.

    Location: Activity Room
    The registration period has not begun.
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Historic Mill District Guidelines Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kathryn Forina   978-623-8650   
    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday May 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required.

    Location: Activity Room
Tuesday May 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Preservation Awards Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Karen Herman     kvwherman@verizon.net
    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_book_quill 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Books Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly Great Books discussion group.  Open to new members.

Book selection: Man and Superman: a comedy and a philosophy by George Bernard Shaw


Find this book in the library catalog.
 

    Location: Activity Room
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Wednesday May 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM A.C.O.D. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Pike     pikejjep@yahoo.com
    Location: Activity Room
Thursday May 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_kidsreading1 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Little Listners is a story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult. We will share stories, songs,
movement and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up tokens in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Saturday May 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Dads and Donuts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a story time for preschoolers and their families (including a craft).  After stories enjoy donut holes, coffee and juice.  No registration but please pick up a token for each person attending in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Monday May 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 AM  -  12:00 AM Library closed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed for the holiday.

Library hours    
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Tuesday May 30, 2017 Go To Top
lib_teddybear_reading 6:30 PM  -  7:15 PM Pajama Party Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Pajama Party is an evening story time for children ages 3-5 and their favorite adult.  We will share stories,
songs, a short movie and a craft.  No registration required, but please pick up a token in the Children's Room
before coming into the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday May 31, 2017 Go To Top
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Addison Gallery Tour Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Addison Gallery Director, Judith Dolkart will lead a tour of Frank Stella Prints: A Retrospective. Space is limited.  Meet in the front lobby of the museum.

        There are 25 spaces available.
Thursday June 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday June 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday June 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Sunday June 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday June 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Friends of MHL Board Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Monthly meeting of the Friends of MHL's Board of Directors.

Friends members are welcome to attend.
 

Friends Web Site    
    Location: Activity Room
Tuesday June 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Wednesday June 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_bookflipping 3:30 PM  -  4:15 PM Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Junior Friends of Memorial Hall Library is a volunteer group of eight to eleven-year-olds.  We share snacks
conversation, and plan projects and programs for youner children.  For more information please contact
Kate Belczyk at 978-623-8401 x39 or kbelczyk@mhl.org.

    Location: Activity Room
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lib_book_bunch1 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Nonfiction Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly nonfiction book discussion group. Open to new members.

Book selection: The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero by Timothy Egan (2016)

Find this book in the library catalog.

    Location: Activity Room
Thursday June 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_book_signing 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Writers' Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join Memorial Hall Library writers' group for writers of adult fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs. This group provides constructive advice and feedback on each other's works in progress.

Writers' Group Web Site    
    Location: Activity Room
Friday June 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday June 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Sunday June 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday June 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM Computer Users Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Fred Snell   978-686-3647   fredsnell@gmail.com
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Sai Maa Meditation Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

This group led by Andover resident, Irina Dobrina, centers around the teachings and philosophy of Sai Maa, a world-renowned spiritual master, healer, and humanitarian, who embraces a unique fusion of Eastern spiritual wisdom, Western therapeutic knowledge, and energetic mastery.

For details and information about the group, please contact Irina at SaiMaaMeditationAndover@gmail.com. New members always welcome.

Adult Programs Web Page    
    Location: Activity Room
Tuesday June 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Wednesday June 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_teddybear_reading 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Critique Group Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marianne Knowles   978-475-7442   mpknowles85@verizon.net
   

A group for adults who write or illustrate children’s books. The group meets monthly to provide constructive advice and feedback on each other’s works in progress. Membership is open and meetings are free. Interested writers and illustrators are asked to please review group guidelines on the web site and RSVP to the facilitator before attending.

    Location: Activity Room
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Thursday June 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday June 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday June 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Sunday June 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday June 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
lib_book3 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Morning Book Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly morning book discussion group. Open to new members.

Annual book selection meeting.

    Location: Activity Room
Tuesday June 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Wednesday June 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Thursday June 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Friday June 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday June 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Dads and Donuts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a story time for preschoolers and their families (including a craft).  After stories enjoy donut holes, coffee and juice.  No registration but please pick up a token for each person attending in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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Sunday June 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday June 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Tuesday June 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_book_quill 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Great Books Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join our monthly Great Books discussion group.  Open to new members.

Book selection: Agnes Grey by Anne Brontë


Find this book in the library catalog.
 

    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday June 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM A.C.O.D. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Pike     pikejjep@yahoo.com
    Location: Activity Room
Thursday June 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Friday June 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday July 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Sunday July 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday July 3, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Library closes at 5pm Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The library closes at 5pm.

Library hours    
Tuesday July 4, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 12:00 AM  -  12:00 AM Library closed Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed for the holiday.

Library hours    
Wednesday July 5, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
Thursday July 6, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Friday July 7, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday July 8, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required.

    Location: Activity Room
Sunday July 9, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday July 10, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Room in Use
Tuesday July 11, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
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misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday July 12, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
lib_teddybear_reading 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Critique Group Meeting Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Marianne Knowles   978-475-7442   mpknowles85@verizon.net
   

A group for adults who write or illustrate children’s books. The group meets monthly to provide constructive advice and feedback on each other’s works in progress. Membership is open and meetings are free. Interested writers and illustrators are asked to please review group guidelines on the web site and RSVP to the facilitator before attending.

    Location: Activity Room
Thursday July 13, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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lib_book_signing 7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Writers' Group Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Reference   978-623-8430   rdesk@mhl.org
   

Join Memorial Hall Library writers' group for writers of adult fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs. This group provides constructive advice and feedback on each other's works in progress.

Writers' Group Web Site    
    Location: Activity Room
Friday July 14, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday July 15, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
z_cust_isl-readtome 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Little Listeners Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Each session we will enjoy three to four picture books together. Group activities such as songs, finger plays and story related craft will complement the listening experience during this 30 minute program for children ages 3-5.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Pick up a token early as space is limited to 30 adults and children.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
Sunday July 16, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday July 17, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Tuesday July 18, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday July 19, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
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misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM A.C.O.D. Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Julie Pike     pikejjep@yahoo.com
    Location: Activity Room
Thursday July 20, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Friday July 21, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday July 22, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required.

    Location: Activity Room
Sunday July 23, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday July 24, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
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misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Room in Use
Tuesday July 25, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
Wednesday July 26, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

 

    Location: Activity Room
 
misc_none 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 11:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Beth Kerrigan   (978) 623-8400 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

Make Way for Toddlers is a story time for 2's and 3's with a caregiver.  We will share a few stories, songs, and a simple craft.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Acitivity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
z_cust_lawpl-readtome 1:00 PM  -  1:30 PM Afternoon Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

For those who cannot attend a morning or evening story time join us for a special mixed ages (2-5) program. We'll share stories, songs and a craft during this 30 minute program.  No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
Thursday July 27, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
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misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Friday July 28, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Saturday July 29, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Dads and Donuts Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a story time for preschoolers and their families (including a craft).  After stories enjoy donut holes, coffee and juice.  No registration but please pick up a token for each person attending in the Children's Room.

    Location: Activity Room
Sunday July 30, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
Monday July 31, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
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Tuesday August 1, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 9:50 AM  -  10:20 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
 
anim_paw 10:25 AM  -  10:55 AM Make Way for Toddlers Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Children's Room   978-623-8401 x39   bkerrigan@mhl.org
   

A half hour program to introduce children ages 2 and 3 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. No registration required, but attendance is first come first serve.  Please pick up a token in the Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.
 

Kid's website    
    Location: Activity Room
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Wednesday August 2, 2017 Go To Top
misc_none 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Memorial Hall Windows Project Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Vicki Murphy     vmurphy@mhl.org
   

Memorial Hall and the Trustees' Room will be closed for a window renovation project.

    Location: Memorial Hall
 
misc_none 9:15 AM  -  9:45 AM Wiggle Words Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
   

A half hour program to introduce children Birth to 2 to books and the library using rhymes, songs, and simple stories. Please pick up a token in The Children's Room for each attendee before entering the Activity Room.

    Location: Activity Room