Calendar of Events

Sorry, but you've got a pretty old browser. Things may not look right.
All Events    All Months    All Years   

Sunday January 1, 2017 -  Saturday December 30, 2017
     2017 Reading Challenge  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill   978-454-5474   nhill@mvlc.org
   
 

Join us in 2017 for our 17 in 17 Book Challenge!

  • Commit to reading any 17 books during 2017.
  • Record the books that you read at our 2017 Reading Challenge Page
  • For each book that you read, enter the title and author (and add a little something about the book if you want - no spoilers though! (for example, Book #1, Title, Author).

At the end of 2017, everyone that has completed the challenge will be entered into a drawing to win a $50.00 gift certificate to Barnes & Noble, courtesy of the Friends of Dracut Library.

Spread the word! Invite your friends to join.  No registration required. Please note that this is an ADULT only program.

 

 


Tuesday December 12, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL ACTIVITIES  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

 

    Location: Children's Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM GRADE 4 & 5 BOOK CLUB  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children in grades 4 and 5 are invited to our next Book Club Meeting.  The book is "Dragon in the Sock Drawer".  Read the book at home.  At the meeting we'll discuss our favorite parts, make a related project, and have a snack that has something to do with the story.  Can you guess what the snack will be?  Copies of the book are now available at the Circulation Desk.  Parents - please let Penny know about any food allergies when you register your child.

Image result for dragon in the sock drawer

"Cousins Jesse and Daisy always knew they would have a magical adventure, but they are not prepared when the "thunder egg" Jesse has found turns out to be a dragon egg that is about to hatch."
    Location: Children's Room
   6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Holiday Music Then and Now!  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   9784545474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

In her program Holiday Music Then and Now, highly acclaimed pianist/composer Deborrah Wyndham shares her own arrangements of various holiday pieces both traditional and popular. With styles ranging from contemporary classical and jazz to ragtime, she plays holiday songs from both the far past and the present, such as "Sleigh Ride", "Greensleeves"and more, sharing interesting facts about the songs' beginnings and composers."

 

Image result for deborrah wyndham

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday December 13, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

Calling all terrific twos! It's a story time just for you! Join us for songs, stories, rhymes and a simple craft.

Repetition is key for this age group so for the month of December we will be reading If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff and learning rhymes with a SWEET TREAT theme.

Each week we will do a different simple craft. This week's craft will have a DOUGHNUT theme. Can't wait to see you! Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required.

Image result for happy doughnut clip art

   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM Story & Craft  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children age 4 - grade 1.  Hear the story "Christmas Tree Farm".  Find out what it takes to grow a Christmas tree.  Learn some interesting things about the trees.  Then, make your own beautiful tree, decorate it and take it home.

Image result for christmas tree cartoon

    Location: Children's Room

Thursday December 14, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM NO PRESCHOOL FUN TODAY  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

The library will open at 1 PM.

 

    Location: Children's Room

Friday December 15, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday December 18, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM SENSORY PLAY TIME  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Bring your child ages 6-36 months to our new Sensory Play Time. Let them explore the the feel, sight sound, and smell of things in there world in a safe manner.  No registration is needed.

Image result for sensory bags           Image result for sensory bottles    Image result for sensory sounds     Image result for sensory smells

    Location: Meeting Room
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Craft & Game Day  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Today our 4th & 5th grade volunteers will be here to help you celebrate some of your favorite book characters with crafts and games.Play Bananna Ring Toss with Curious George.  Help the Cat in the Hat clean up the house.  Go bowling with Brown Bear, Brown Bear.This and losts more.  Best for children ages 2-7.

Image result for cat in the hat

    Location: Children's Room

Tuesday December 19, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Wednesday December 20, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

Calling all terrific twos! It's a story time just for you! Join us for songs, stories, rhymes and a simple craft. Repetition is key for this age group so for the month of December we will be reading If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff and learning rhymes with a SWEET TREAT theme. Each week we will do a different simple craft. This week's craft will have a COOKIE theme. Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required. Can't wait to see you!

Image result for happy cookie clip art

   6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Friends of the Dracut Library - Monthly Meeting  
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting!

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday December 21, 2017
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday December 22, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room
   12:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Early Closing Christmas Holiday  
   

The libray will close at 12pm for the Christmas Holiday 


Saturday December 23, 2017
     Christmas Holiday  
   

The library will be closed in observance of the Christmas Holiday


Monday December 25, 2017
     Christmas Holiday  
   

The library will be closed in observance of the Christmas Holiday


Tuesday December 26, 2017
   10:30 AM  -  11:15 AM Movement & Music  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for Toddlers and Preschoolers.  Older siblings are welcome to attend with the family.  There will be songs, rhymes and dancing for all to enjoy.  No registration is needed.

Image result for children dancing cartoon

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM LEGOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Come join us for our monthly LEGO CLUB.  Children in Kindergarten (Sorry, no pre K) to grade 5 are welcome to attend.  Build something from your imagination and we'll put it on display in the lobby.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday December 27, 2017
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

Calling all terrific twos! It's a story time just for you! Join us for songs, stories, rhymes and a simple craft. Repetition is key for this age group so for the month of December we will be reading If You Give A Mouse A Cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff and learning rhymes with a SWEET TREAT theme. Each week we will do a different simple craft. This week's craft will have a CAKE theme. Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required. Can't wait to see you!

Image result for happy cupcake clipart

   2:30 PM  -  2:30 PM SCIENCE ACTIVITIES  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children in grades 1-5.  There will be engineering activities, Snap Circuits, and other projects to work on.  No registration is needed.

Image result for snap circuits

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday December 28, 2017
   2:30 PM  -  3:30 PM MANDALA CRAFT  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children in grades K-5 may attend theis craft.  A mandala is a circular picture with various shapes inside to color.  It is a large 9 inches in diammeter and makes a great wall hanging.  Learn about symmetry as you work.  Registration is required.  Please be on time as your reserved spot may be given to a drop in.

Velvet Art Mandalas

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday December 30, 2017
   9:00 AM  -  4:00 PM DROP IN CHILDREN'S CRAFT  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Drop in between 9 AM and 4 PM to make this week's craft.  No registration is required.

Image result for penguin paper cup craft

    Location: Children's Room

Tuesday January 2, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   6:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday January 3, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

Calling all terrific twos! This is a storytime just for YOU! Join us in January for THINGS THAT GO story time! Repetition is key for this age group so during January we will read Night Light by Nicholas Blechman each week and learn rhymes with a transportation theme. We will do a simple craft. This week's craft will be a TRAIN craft. We can't wait to see you! 

Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required.

Image result for train clipart

    Location: Children's Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday January 4, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday January 5, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday January 8, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM SENSORY PLAY TIME  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Bring your child ages 6-36 months to our new Sensory Play Time. Let them explore the the feel, sight sound, and smell of things in there world in a safe manner.  No registration is needed.

Image result for sensory bags           Image result for sensory bottles    Image result for sensory sounds     Image result for sensory smells

    Location: Meeting Room
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Yoga Evenings  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for this opportunity to begin or continue a yoga practice.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.  Water will be provided. 

Our instructor will be Checka Antifonario.  This class is the first of a series of three.  You must register seperately for each session.

Registration opens January 3rd.

Image result for checka antifonario

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday January 9, 2018
   5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Kindergarten Book Club  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

Come join us for kindergarten book club! Our selection will be Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin. Did you know dragons LOVE tacos?? Read the book to avoid making a dangerous mistake when hosting your first dragon taco party! All children are not expected to read this book on their own. Please read it together as a family and start a discussion that we will continue when we meet as a group. Copies of the book are available at the circulation desk. We'll do a related craft and eat a snack. Please email Joan well ahead of time with allergy concerns. And of course, feel free to bring your favorite dragon to book club to join the fun!

Registration is required. The requested barcode is your MLVC library card number. 

Image result for dragons love tacos

 

    Location: Children's Room

Wednesday January 10, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

Calling all terrific twos! This is a storytime just for YOU! Join us in January for THINGS THAT GO story time! Repetition is key for this age group so during January we will read Night Light by Nicholas Blechman each week and learn rhymes with a transportation theme. We will do a simple craft. This week's craft will be an AIRPLANE craft. We can't wait to see you! 

Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required.

Image result for plane clipart

    Location: Children's Room
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for January 10, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Friday January 12, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Tuesday January 16, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Wednesday January 17, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   

 

Calling all terrific twos! This is a storytime just for YOU! Join us in January for THINGS THAT GO story time! Repetition is key for this age group so during January we will read Night Light by Nicholas Blechman each week and learn rhymes with a transportation theme. We will do a simple craft. This week's craft will be a CAR craft. We can't wait to see you! 

Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required.

Image result for car clipart

 

   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday January 18, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday January 19, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Saturday January 20, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM BUSY  

Monday January 22, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Yoga Evenings  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for this opportunity to begin or continue a yoga practice.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.  Water will be provided. 

Our instructor will be Checka Antifonario.  This class is the first of a series of three.  You must register seperately for each session.

Registration opens January 3rd.

Image result for checka antifonario

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday January 23, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday January 24, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   
 

Calling all terrific twos! This is a storytime just for YOU! Join us in January for THINGS THAT GO story time! Repetition is key for this age group so during January we will read Night Light by Nicholas Blechman each week and learn rhymes with a transportation theme. We will do a simple craft. This week's craft will be a BOAT craft. Can't wait to see you!

Registration is appreciated for craft planning purposes, but is not required.

Image result for cute boat clipart

    Location: Children's Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Friends Annual Meeting & Election  
   

Join us for the Friend of the Dracut Library Annual Meeting and Elections.

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday January 25, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Monday January 29, 2018
   7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Yoga Evenings  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for this opportunity to begin or continue a yoga practice.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.  Water will be provided. 

Our instructor will be Checka Antifonario.  This class is the first of a series of three.  You must register seperately for each session.

Registration opens January 3rd.

Image result for checka antifonario

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday January 30, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday January 31, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  10:30 AM Storytime for Twos  
    Contact: Joan Powers   978-454-5474 x5   jpowers@dracutlibrary.org
   
 

Calling all terrific twos! This is a storytime just for YOU! Join us in January for THINGS THAT GO story time! Repetition is key for this age group so during January we will read Night Light by Nicholas Blechman each week and learn rhymes with a transportation theme. We will do a simple craft. This week's craft will be a BUS craft. We can't wait to see you! 

Registration is appreciated for craft plannning purposes, but is not required.

Image result for cute bus clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Thursday February 1, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday February 2, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Saturday February 3, 2018
   1:00 PM  -  2:30 PM Victorian Valentines for Modern Times: a Valentine Making Workshop  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

During the time of Queen Victoria, the giving of handmade Valentines to loved ones was very popular. These handmade tokens of affection were made of paper and decorated with flowers, ribbon, doilies, glitter, lace, and other materials.  Rita Parisi provides the traditional materials as well as instruction so that every participant can make their own Victorian style valentine. This is a family program, appropriate for children in grades 1 and up, with their caregivers. Limited to 25 participants. Registration is required.


Monday February 5, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday February 6, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   6:30 PM  -  8:15 PM Wentworth Estates Condo Meeting  
    Contact: Herb Martin    603-622-7000 X2200   hmartin@evergreenharvardgroup.com
   

Annual meeting for unit owners of association. 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday February 7, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  10:00 AM Yoga Mornings!  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for this opportunity to begin or continue a yoga practice.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.  Water will be provided. 

Our instructor will be Checka Antifonario.  This class is the first of a series of three.  You must register seperately for each session.

Registration opens January 30th.

Image result for checka antifonario

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday February 8, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday February 9, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Saturday February 10, 2018
   1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Meeting Room

Monday February 12, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM BUSY  
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday February 13, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday February 14, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  10:00 AM Yoga Mornings!  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for this opportunity to begin or continue a yoga practice.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.  Water will be provided. 

Our instructor will be Checka Antifonario.  This class is the first of a series of three.  You must register seperately for each session.

Registration opens January 30th.

Image result for checka antifonario

    Location: Meeting Room
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for February 14, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Thursday February 15, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday February 16, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday February 19, 2018
   8:30 AM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Library is Closed in Honor of Presidents Day!  

Tuesday February 20, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday February 21, 2018
   9:00 AM  -  10:00 AM Yoga Mornings!  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for this opportunity to begin or continue a yoga practice.  Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat if you have one.  Water will be provided. 

Our instructor will be Checka Antifonario.  This class is the first of a series of three.  You must register seperately for each session.

Registration opens January 30th.

Image result for checka antifonario

    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Department of Children and Families  
    Contact: Brenda Fitzgerald    978-557-2721   brenda.fitzgerald@state.ma.us
   

Informational meeting about the need for foster homes in the greater Lowell area.

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday February 24, 2018
     Backyard Chickens  
   1:30 PM  -  3:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Meeting Room

Monday February 26, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM BUSY  
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday February 27, 2018
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday February 28, 2018
   6:15 PM  -  7:00 PM DRACUT VIP STORYTIME  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

We will be meeting in The Director's Office.


Thursday March 1, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday March 2, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday March 5, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday March 6, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.


Wednesday March 7, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday March 8, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday March 9, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Sunday March 11, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  3:00 PM BUSY  

Monday March 12, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday March 13, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday March 14, 2018
   4:30 PM  -  4:30 PM JF EVENT  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for March  14, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Friday March 16, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday March 19, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday March 20, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday March 21, 2018
     DRACUT VIP STORYTIME  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM MVLC Circ/ILL Meeting  
    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday March 22, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Monday March 26, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday March 27, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.


Wednesday March 28, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday March 29, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Monday April 2, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday April 3, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday April 4, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday April 5, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday April 6, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday April 9, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Foundation for a better Dracut  
    Contact: Linda Trouville      dr.ltrouville@gmail.com
   

Murder Mystery Practice

    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday April 10, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Wednesday April 11, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for April 11, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday April 12, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Wednesday April 18, 2018
     DRACUT VIP STORYTIME  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
    Location: Meeting Room
   6:15 PM  -  7:00 PM School Vacation Special  
    Location: Meeting Room

Monday April 23, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday April 24, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.


Wednesday April 25, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday April 26, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday April 27, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday April 30, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday May 1, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.


Wednesday May 2, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday May 3, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday May 4, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Monday May 7, 2018
   7:00 AM  -  9:00 PM TOWN ELECTION  
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday May 8, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Wednesday May 9, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for May 9, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Thursday May 10, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday May 11, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Saturday May 12, 2018
   8:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Dracut Water Supply Annual Meeting  
    Location: Meeting Room

Monday May 14, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Monday May 21, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  5:00 PM YA Tabletop Gaming Club  
    Contact: Eric Jackson      dracutcats@yahoo.com
    Location: Meeting Room

Tuesday May 22, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.


Wednesday May 23, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Thursday May 24, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Friday May 25, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM BAMBINOS  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

This program is for children under the age of two and a caregiver.  We start with a playtime.  (If your child is not yet crawling or walking, please bring a favorite toy with you.)  We use music, rhymes, tickles, scarves, puppets and board books to introduce our youngest patrons to the library world.  No registration is needed. 

Image result for happy baby clipart

    Location: Children's Room

Tuesday May 29, 2018
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.

    Location: Children's Room
   11:30 AM  -  12:30 PM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Thursday May 31, 2018
   9:30 AM  -  10:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 1  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room
   10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM PRESCHOOL FUN Session 2  
    Contact: Penny Berube   978-454-5474 x5   pberube@dracutlibrary.org
   


 

Children ages 3-5 may attend one session of this Preschool program per week.  Included will be stories, music, puppets, prereading and prewriting skills, premath skills, science, crafts and more.  It's a fun, yet educational hour.  Help your child develop the skills for Kindergarten.  No registration is needed.



Location: Children's Room

    Location: Children's Room

Monday June 4, 2018
     Town Meeting Early Library Closing  
   

Closing at 6pm


Tuesday June 5, 2018
   3:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.

   3:40 PM  -  4:10 PM Genealogy 101: 30 Minutes, One Question  
    Contact: Catherine Bence   9784545474   cbence@dracutlibrary.org
   

Family Tree image

Genealogy Research Assistance with Genealogist Cathy Bence!  

Bring one simple question and have a 30 minute consultation at the library, to begin or further your journey.

Assistance includes: Help researching a family question; suggestions looking beyond basic on-line resources (i.e. searching by name in Ancestry.com); help determining what's on-line and what isn't and where to go next.

Sign-up by below.  You will be contacted by Ms. Bence by email one week prior to your consultation.  Please be prepared to reply via return email with your one research question at that time.


Wednesday June 6, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday June 13, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for June 13, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Wednesday June 27, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday July 11, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for July 11, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday August 1, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday August 8, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for August 8, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Wednesday August 29, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 5, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 12, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for September 12, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Tuesday September 18, 2018
   7:00 AM  -  9:00 PM STATE PRIMARY ELECTION  
   

ELECTION 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday September 26, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday October 3, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Saturday October 6, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM BUSY  

Wednesday October 10, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for October 10, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Thursday October 18, 2018
   10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM BUSY  
    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday October 24, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Monday November 5, 2018
   6:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Town Meeting Early Library Closing  
   

LIBRARY CLOSING AT 6PM 


Tuesday November 6, 2018
   7:00 AM  -  9:00 PM STATE ELECTION DAY  
   

ELECTION DAY

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 7, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday November 14, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for November 14, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday December 5, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday December 12, 2018
   4:30 PM Monthly Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees  
    Contact: Nanci Milone Hill, Library Director   978-454-5474   nhill@dracutlibrary.org
   

BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES
Dracut M. G. Parker Memorial Library
28 Arlington St
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 454-5474

Agenda for December 12, 2018
Board of Library Trustees
4:30 PM, Director’s Office, 2ND Floor (this is an Open Meeting)

CALL TO ORDER

ATTENDANCE   

COMMUNITY INPUT

REVIEW OF MINUTES FOR PREVIOUS REGULAR MEETING

REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF BILLS & PAYROLL

BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORT

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

UNFINISHED OR CONTINUING BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

Any person who has a qualifying disability as defined by the Americans With Disabilities Act that requires the meeting or materials at the meeting to be in an accessible location or format must contact: Parker Memorial Library; 28 Arlington Street; Dracut, MA 01462; (978) 454-5474 so that any necessary arrangements can be made to accommodate each request. It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum of members of the governmental bodies of the municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information. No action will be taken by any governmental body at the above

stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.


Wednesday December 19, 2018
   6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM The Friends of The Dracut Library Monthly Meeting  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for The Friends of The Dracut Library monthly Meeting.

 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday January 9, 2019
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday February 6, 2019
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Wednesday March 6, 2019
   6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM The Parker Writers Group  
    Contact: Diane Annunziato   978-454-5474   dannunziato@dracutlibrary.org
   

Join us for our adult writer's workshop! We will meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Each session will consist of some conversation, followed by a period of reading and critiquing.  We end the session with a 20 minute writing exercise.  Members will be given an assignment to work on prior to the following meeting.  Everyone is responsible for emailing their completed assignment to the whole group.  New members are always welcome.  Please register online in order to have your name and email address added to the list.
 

    Location: Meeting Room

Number of Events Matching Selected Criteria = 235

Our thanks to the Friends of the Dracut Library and the Junior Friends for their help and support.

Today is  Tuesday December 12, 2017

[http://www.dracutlibrary.org]