Friday February 23, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Saturday February 24, 2018
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Container Candles

Do you have any spare mugs, teacups, or other small containers around your home that you never seem to use? Come to the library to repurpose them into candles! All materials will be provided; extra containers will be on hand. Registration is required.

CONTACT:  Lizzie Meier  978-373-1586 x608  lmeier@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Do you have any spare mugs, teacups, or other small containers around your home that you never seem to use? Come to the library to repurpose them into candles! All materials will be provided; extra containers will be on hand. Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Lizzie Meier
  978.373.1586 x608
  lmeier@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

 
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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
*Colleen's Crafternoon - Ages 6+

"I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way -- things I had no words for." - Georgia O'Keeffe, Artist

Come find your voice with paint, markers, and crafts. Wear clothes you can get messy in!

Ages 6+

Please register for this program.

CONTACT:  Children's Dept  978-373-1586 ext626  kids@haverhillpl.org
There are 8 spaces available.

"I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way -- things I had no words for." - Georgia O'Keeffe, Artist

Come find your voice with paint, markers, and crafts. Wear clothes you can get messy in!

Ages 6+

Please register for this program.

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  978.373.1586 ext626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: Dunkirk

On Screen at the Library presents Dunkirk, director Christopher Nolan, 2017, 1h46 min.

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

No registration needed.

This movie is rated PG-13

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents Dunkirk, director Christopher Nolan, 2017, 1h46 min.

Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.

No registration needed.

This movie is rated PG-13

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Sunday February 25, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Coloring Club for Adults

Join your fellow adults for a relaxing session of coloring! All materials provided. No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Join your fellow adults for a relaxing session of coloring! All materials provided. No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Black History Month Film Series: Pariah

To celebrate Black History Month, we will be showing a series of films through the month of February. Our third and final film will be Pariah, written and directed by Dee Rees, 2011, 1h26 min.

Pariah follows Alike, a Brooklyn teenager juggling conflicting identities and risking friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.

Youtube trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbBiTlGhrPY

This film is rated R.

CONTACT:  Lizzie Meier  978-373-1586x608  lmeier@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

To celebrate Black History Month, we will be showing a series of films through the month of February. Our third and final film will be Pariah, written and directed by Dee Rees, 2011, 1h26 min.

Pariah follows Alike, a Brooklyn teenager juggling conflicting identities and risking friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.

Youtube trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbBiTlGhrPY

This film is rated R.

CONTACT:
  Lizzie Meier
  978.373.1586x608
  lmeier@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday February 26, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Little Explorers! - 6 months-3 years

Bring your little one in to explore some new types of activities and materials with other little ones.

Playdough, water play, and blocks galore!

It's a learning experience for one and all.

Ages: 6 months to 3 years

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Bring your little one in to explore some new types of activities and materials with other little ones.

Playdough, water play, and blocks galore!

It's a learning experience for one and all.

Ages: 6 months to 3 years

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*All STEAMED Up

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
HPL Photography Group

A group that meets to share a passion for photography, and to trade various tips and techniques to enhance members’ works.  Photographers of all experience levels are welcome.  Open to the public.  Free.

No registration needed. Drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier  978-373-1586 x 608  strottier@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

A group that meets to share a passion for photography, and to trade various tips and techniques to enhance members’ works.  Photographers of all experience levels are welcome.  Open to the public.  Free.

No registration needed. Drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  978.373.1586 x 608
  strottier@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Tuesday February 27, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Art Start - ages 3-5

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Classic Matinees

Join us every Tuesday morning in February for classic romances. Today we watch Top Hat (1935) starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers.

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us every Tuesday morning in February for classic romances. Today we watch Top Hat (1935) starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers.

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
*Stories with Loki

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register for a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register for a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)

Thursday March 1, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Family Movie Night - Despicable Me 3

Join us for a screening of Despicable Me 3.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us for a screening of Despicable Me 3.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Friday March 2, 2018
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3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
*Dr. Seuss's Birthday Celebration!

It's Dr. Seuss's birthday and we think it'd be great, if you came down to the library to celebrate! Come take part in fun and games - we know you'll be oh so glad you came.

Ages 6-12      Please register.

CONTACT:  Children's Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
There are 5 spaces available.

It's Dr. Seuss's birthday and we think it'd be great, if you came down to the library to celebrate! Come take part in fun and games - we know you'll be oh so glad you came.

Ages 6-12      Please register.

CONTACT:
  Children's Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

There are 5 spaces available.

Saturday March 3, 2018
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monday March 5, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
FCC Storytime - Ages 0-4

Bring your little one to explore some new experiences!

This is a creative and fun storytime, presented by the FCC - Family and Community Connection.

 Ages 0-4

CONTACT:  Children's Room  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Bring your little one to explore some new experiences!

This is a creative and fun storytime, presented by the FCC - Family and Community Connection.

 Ages 0-4

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Savannah

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
There are 3 spaces available.

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

There are 3 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
There's an App for That @ The Library!

Have a smart phone or a tablet, and would like to get on the mobile technology path with the library?  This class is designed just for you.  We will introduce you to the world of "apps", and to our library apps such as OverDrive, Hoopla, RBDigital, HPLMobile, BookMyne, Freegal and Mango.

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier  978-373-1586 x 608  reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
There are 8 spaces available.

Have a smart phone or a tablet, and would like to get on the mobile technology path with the library?  This class is designed just for you.  We will introduce you to the world of "apps", and to our library apps such as OverDrive, Hoopla, RBDigital, HPLMobile, BookMyne, Freegal and Mango.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  978.373.1586 x 608
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Computer Lab

There are 8 spaces available.

Tuesday March 6, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tinkering Tots

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Youth Services  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*SCRATCH Kids Beginner - Ages 7-12

Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software called SCRATCH.  Designed for young learners with easy to navigate steps and color coded features, you will be learning how to code by making fun videos, games, and animated scenes without even knowing it!  Ages 7-12.  Please register.

LOCATION: Computer Lab

Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software called SCRATCH.  Designed for young learners with easy to navigate steps and color coded features, you will be learning how to code by making fun videos, games, and animated scenes without even knowing it!  Ages 7-12.  Please register.

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Tech Week: Bots and Droids

It's Teen Tech Week! Come try out some of our tech! We have Dash and Dot bots, Ozobots, and littleBits Droids!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

It's Teen Tech Week! Come try out some of our tech! We have Dash and Dot bots, Ozobots, and littleBits Droids!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Wednesday March 7, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Music Creations

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday Morning Book Club / Recumbent Readers

Wednesday Morning Book Club or the "Recumbent Readers" meet the 1st Wednesday of every month. For more information go to https://wedmornbookclub.wordpress.com/

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday Morning Book Club or the "Recumbent Readers" meet the 1st Wednesday of every month. For more information go to https://wedmornbookclub.wordpress.com/

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday March 8, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Boots

Welcome back to our cute and cuddly Therapy Dog, 'Boots' !  Children that are able to read, can book a 15 minute time slot to cuddle up privately with the dog to practice your reading skills.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, please choose a time slot and input it next to your first name.  (Example:  Joseph  4:15).  You will be called 1-2 days prior to your visit to confirm.  Register online or call the Children's Room. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Welcome back to our cute and cuddly Therapy Dog, 'Boots' !  Children that are able to read, can book a 15 minute time slot to cuddle up privately with the dog to practice your reading skills.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, please choose a time slot and input it next to your first name.  (Example:  Joseph  4:15).  You will be called 1-2 days prior to your visit to confirm.  Register online or call the Children's Room. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room


 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Tech Week: Coding

It's Teen Tech Week! Come try your hand at coding! Try out Scratch or other coding projects on Code.org.

Computers are limited, so please register.

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
There are 8 spaces available.

It's Teen Tech Week! Come try your hand at coding! Try out Scratch or other coding projects on Code.org.

Computers are limited, so please register.

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Computer Lab

There are 8 spaces available.

Friday March 9, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Sunday March 11, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: Battle of the Sexes

On Screen at the Library presents Battle of the Sexes, directors Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris , 2017, 2h00 min.

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

No registration needed.

This movie is rated PG-13

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents Battle of the Sexes, directors Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris , 2017, 2h00 min.

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

No registration needed.

This movie is rated PG-13

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday March 12, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lapsit - Ages up to 24 months

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming Club

Come play Wii, PS4, or board games! Bring your favorite tabletop game or play one of ours!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Come play Wii, PS4, or board games! Bring your favorite tabletop game or play one of ours!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
HPL Photography Group

A group that meets to share a passion for photography, and to trade various tips and techniques to enhance members’ works.  Photographers of all experience levels are welcome.  Open to the public.  Free.

No registration needed. Drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier  978-373-1586 x 608  strottier@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

A group that meets to share a passion for photography, and to trade various tips and techniques to enhance members’ works.  Photographers of all experience levels are welcome.  Open to the public.  Free.

No registration needed. Drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  978.373.1586 x 608
  strottier@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Tuesday March 13, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Art Start - ages 3-5

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings in March for classic films starring Gregory Peck. Today we watch The Paradine Case (1947) directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings in March for classic films starring Gregory Peck. Today we watch The Paradine Case (1947) directed by Alfred Hitchcock.

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Coloring Club for Adults

Come join us for a relaxing session of coloring! This club is for adults ages 18 and up who want to socialize with this meditative art!

LOCATION: Auditorium

Come join us for a relaxing session of coloring! This club is for adults ages 18 and up who want to socialize with this meditative art!

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Stories with Loki

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room


 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friends Board Meeting

Monthly meeting

CONTACT:  Diane Shaw  978-521-3729  
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monthly meeting

CONTACT:
  Diane Shaw
  978.521.3729
  

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday March 15, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon: Stickers!

Come make your own stickers! No registration needed.

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Come make your own stickers! No registration needed.

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Missionary Women of Haverhill

Did you know that the first two female American missionaries to serve abroad were from Haverhill and Bradford? Anne Hasseltine Judson's and Harriet Atwood Newell's stories are filled with adventure, hardship, and faith.

Please register in advance for this program.

CONTACT:  Lizzie Meier  978-373-1586 x 608  lmeier@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium
Registration will begin on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 8:00 AM     

Did you know that the first two female American missionaries to serve abroad were from Haverhill and Bradford? Anne Hasseltine Judson's and Harriet Atwood Newell's stories are filled with adventure, hardship, and faith.

Please register in advance for this program.

CONTACT:
  Lizzie Meier
  978.373.1586 x 608
  lmeier@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Registration will begin on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 8:00 AM     

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Pajama Storytime - Ages 0-6

"Goodnight stars, goodnight air, goodnight noises everywhere." -  Margaret Wise Brown, Goodnight Moon

Join us for a bedtime story hour!

We will read stories and sing songs about going to bed.

Come in your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed friend. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Dept  978-373-1586 ext626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

"Goodnight stars, goodnight air, goodnight noises everywhere." -  Margaret Wise Brown, Goodnight Moon

Join us for a bedtime story hour!

We will read stories and sing songs about going to bed.

Come in your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed friend. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  978.373.1586 ext626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Friday March 16, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Saturday March 17, 2018
holiday_shamrock
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
*St. Patrick's Day Party - Ages 5-12

Join us for a St. Patrick's Day celebration. There will be crafts, games, slime, and maybe even a Leprechaun! 

Ages 5-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586   kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
There are 13 spaces available.

Join us for a St. Patrick's Day celebration. There will be crafts, games, slime, and maybe even a Leprechaun! 

Ages 5-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586 
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

There are 13 spaces available.

 
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2:00 PM - 4:15 PM
On Screen: Thor Ragnarok

"Imprisoned, the mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization." Starring Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo. Rated PG-13.

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

"Imprisoned, the mighty Thor finds himself in a lethal gladiatorial contest against the Hulk, his former ally. Thor must fight for survival and race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela from destroying his home and the Asgardian civilization." Starring Chris Hemsworth and Mark Ruffalo. Rated PG-13.

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Sunday March 18, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: Darkest Hour

On Screen at the Library presents Darkest Hour, director Joe Wright, 2017, 2h05 min.

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.

No registration needed.

This movie is rated PG-13.

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents Darkest Hour, director Joe Wright, 2017, 2h05 min.

During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.

No registration needed.

This movie is rated PG-13.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday March 19, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Little Explorers! - 6 months-3 years

Bring your little one in to explore some new types of activities and materials with other little ones.

Playdough, water play, and blocks galore!

It's a learning experience for one and all.

Ages: 6 months to 3 years

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Bring your little one in to explore some new types of activities and materials with other little ones.

Playdough, water play, and blocks galore!

It's a learning experience for one and all.

Ages: 6 months to 3 years

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Tuesday March 20, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tinkering Tots

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Youth Services  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings in March for classic films starring Gregory Peck. Today we watch The Guns of Navarone (1961) co-starring David Niven and Anthony Quinn.

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings in March for classic films starring Gregory Peck. Today we watch The Guns of Navarone (1961) co-starring David Niven and Anthony Quinn.

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*All About Animals: Horses

Quit foaling around, and hoof your way down to learn all about horses! Wither you are an avid horse fan, or looking to learn about something new, there will be something for everyone.

Learn about the different things you need to take care of a horse, play games, and make a craft.

What are you waiting for? Giddy-up!

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
There are 10 spaces available.

Quit foaling around, and hoof your way down to learn all about horses! Wither you are an avid horse fan, or looking to learn about something new, there will be something for everyone.

Learn about the different things you need to take care of a horse, play games, and make a craft.

What are you waiting for? Giddy-up!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

There are 10 spaces available.

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday March 21, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Music Creations

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

Thursday March 22, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

Friday March 23, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Saturday March 24, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dungeons and Dragons (for teens)

Come play some D&D! No experience necessary!

For teens in grades 6-12. Please register!

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room
There are 9 spaces available.

Come play some D&D! No experience necessary!

For teens in grades 6-12. Please register!

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

There are 9 spaces available.

Sunday March 25, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Coloring Club for Adults

Join your fellow adults for a relaxing session of coloring! All materials provided. No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Join your fellow adults for a relaxing session of coloring! All materials provided. No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

On Screen at the Library presents Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, 2017, director Martin McDonagh, 1h55 minutes

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

This movie is rated R.

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, 2017, director Martin McDonagh, 1h55 minutes

A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter's murder when they fail to catch the culprit.

This movie is rated R.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday March 26, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lapsit - Ages up to 24 months

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*All STEAMED Up

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
There are 8 spaces available.

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

There are 8 spaces available.

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
On Screen: Justice League

"Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy." Starring Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot. Rated PG-13.

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

"Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy." Starring Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot. Rated PG-13.

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Tuesday March 27, 2018
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10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Art Start - ages 3-5

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings in March for classic films starring Gregory Peck. Today we watch Cape Fear (1962) co-starring Robert Mitchum.

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings in March for classic films starring Gregory Peck. Today we watch Cape Fear (1962) co-starring Robert Mitchum.

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*SCRATCH Kids Advanced - Ages 7+

This class is for previous users of SCRATCH Programming Language for kids.  Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software.  Make fun videos, games, and animated scenes.  Ages 7+.  Please register.

(Beginner classes will be held in Oct and Nov).

LOCATION: Computer Lab
There are 6 spaces available.

This class is for previous users of SCRATCH Programming Language for kids.  Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software.  Make fun videos, games, and animated scenes.  Ages 7+.  Please register.

(Beginner classes will be held in Oct and Nov).

LOCATION: Computer Lab

There are 6 spaces available.

Thursday March 29, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Disaster Strikes Book Club

Join the "Disaster Strikes" Book Club.  This is an exciting children's book series about adventure and survival.  This month's selection :  Volcano Blast.  Ages 7 - 12.  Please register. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Join the "Disaster Strikes" Book Club.  This is an exciting children's book series about adventure and survival.  This month's selection :  Volcano Blast.  Ages 7 - 12.  Please register. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Thursday Evening Book Club

Thursday Evening Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month. For more information ask at Main Desk.

Thursday Evening Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month. For more information ask at Main Desk.

Friday March 30, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Saturday March 31, 2018
anim_rabbit
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
* Bunny Hunt!!!

Come celebrate spring with a Bunny Hunt! We will make bunny binoculars, and use them to hunt for bunnies.

Ages 4-8        Please register.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
There are 9 spaces available.

Come celebrate spring with a Bunny Hunt! We will make bunny binoculars, and use them to hunt for bunnies.

Ages 4-8        Please register.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

There are 9 spaces available.

 
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
A Wrinkle in Time Discussion Group (Haverhill Reads 2018)

Join us for a discussion on this year's Haverhill Reads title, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle! We will have hot cocoa and bread with jam, just like Charles Wallace in chapter one. 

CONTACT:  Reference Department  978-373-1586 x608  reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Join us for a discussion on this year's Haverhill Reads title, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle! We will have hot cocoa and bread with jam, just like Charles Wallace in chapter one. 

CONTACT:
  Reference Department
  978.373.1586 x608
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monday April 2, 2018
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Savannah

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
A Wrinkle in Time

Join NECC professor Dr. Melissa Juchniewicz for a talk on the history of A Wrinkle in Time!

Dr. Melissa Juchniewicz has taught a variety of courses at Northern Essex Community College for more than 15 years; she has helped to initiate new programs for student success, and was instrumental in reviving the elementary education program. She also teaches composition at UMass Lowell, and has been recognized nationally for teaching excellence. She is a board member of the Thoreau Farm Trust, a member of the Hyla Brook Poets, and facilitates a memoir writing workshop in Newburyport. She earned her doctorate in Language and Literacy in Education as well as a Master’s degree from UMass Lowell, where she was named Outstanding Graduate Student, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Salem State. Prior to her education studies, Melissa worked in the professional theater in San Francisco and Boston, including the Lyric Stage, and was a reporter for the Eagle Tribune and other newspapers.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Join NECC professor Dr. Melissa Juchniewicz for a talk on the history of A Wrinkle in Time!

Dr. Melissa Juchniewicz has taught a variety of courses at Northern Essex Community College for more than 15 years; she has helped to initiate new programs for student success, and was instrumental in reviving the elementary education program. She also teaches composition at UMass Lowell, and has been recognized nationally for teaching excellence. She is a board member of the Thoreau Farm Trust, a member of the Hyla Brook Poets, and facilitates a memoir writing workshop in Newburyport. She earned her doctorate in Language and Literacy in Education as well as a Master’s degree from UMass Lowell, where she was named Outstanding Graduate Student, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Salem State. Prior to her education studies, Melissa worked in the professional theater in San Francisco and Boston, including the Lyric Stage, and was a reporter for the Eagle Tribune and other newspapers.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Tuesday April 3, 2018
misc_construction
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tinkering Tots

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Youth Services  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*SCRATCH Kids Beginner - Ages 7-12

Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software called SCRATCH.  Designed for young learners with easy to navigate steps and color coded features, you will be learning how to code by making fun videos, games, and animated scenes without even knowing it!  Ages 7-12.  Please register.

LOCATION: Computer Lab

Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software called SCRATCH.  Designed for young learners with easy to navigate steps and color coded features, you will be learning how to code by making fun videos, games, and animated scenes without even knowing it!  Ages 7-12.  Please register.

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
A Wrinkle in Time Discussion Group (Haverhill Reads 2018)

Join us for a discussion on this year's Haverhill Reads title, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle! We will have hot cocoa and bread with jam, just like Charles Wallace in chapter one. 

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Join us for a discussion on this year's Haverhill Reads title, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle! We will have hot cocoa and bread with jam, just like Charles Wallace in chapter one. 

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday April 4, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday Morning Book Club / Recumbent Readers

Wednesday Morning Book Club or the "Recumbent Readers" meet the 1st Wednesday of every month. For more information go to https://wedmornbookclub.wordpress.com/

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday Morning Book Club or the "Recumbent Readers" meet the 1st Wednesday of every month. For more information go to https://wedmornbookclub.wordpress.com/

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday April 5, 2018
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Teen Crafternoon: Flower Pots

Come paint a flower pot!

For teens in grades 6-12

Please register!

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room
Registration will begin on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 8:00 AM     

Come paint a flower pot!

For teens in grades 6-12

Please register!

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Registration will begin on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 8:00 AM     

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Family Movie Night - Coco

Join us for a screening of Coco.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us for a screening of Coco.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Friday April 6, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Saturday April 7, 2018
misc_none
9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
HR 2018
LOCATION: Auditorium
 
misc_none
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Sunday April 8, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: Murder on the Orient Express

On Screen at the Library presents Murder on the Orient Express, 2017, director Kenneth Branagh, 1h54 min.

When a murder occurs on the train he's travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.

This movie is rated PG-13.

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents Murder on the Orient Express, 2017, director Kenneth Branagh, 1h54 min.

When a murder occurs on the train he's travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.

This movie is rated PG-13.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday April 9, 2018
lib_teddybear_reading
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lapsit - Ages up to 24 months

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
misc_none
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming Club

Come play Wii, PS4, or board games! Bring your favorite tabletop game or play one of ours!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Come play Wii, PS4, or board games! Bring your favorite tabletop game or play one of ours!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
HPL Photography Group

A group that meets to share a passion for photography, and to trade various tips and techniques to enhance members’ works.  Photographers of all experience levels are welcome.  Open to the public.  Free.

No registration needed. Drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier  978-373-1586 x 608  strottier@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

A group that meets to share a passion for photography, and to trade various tips and techniques to enhance members’ works.  Photographers of all experience levels are welcome.  Open to the public.  Free.

No registration needed. Drop-ins are welcome!

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  978.373.1586 x 608
  strottier@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Tuesday April 10, 2018
misc_scissors
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Art Start - ages 3-5

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
misc_none
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
HR 2018
LOCATION: Auditorium
 
anim_dog1
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Stories with Loki

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friends Board Meeting

Monthly meeting

CONTACT:  Diane Shaw  978-521-3729  
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monthly meeting

CONTACT:
  Diane Shaw
  978.521.3729
  

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday April 11, 2018
ent_drum1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Music Creations

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
misc_none
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
A Wrinkle in Time Discussion Group (Haverhill Reads 2018)

Join us for a discussion on this year's Haverhill Reads title, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle! We will have hot cocoa and bread with jam, just like Charles Wallace in chapter one. 

CONTACT:  Reference Department  978-373-1586 x608  reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Join us for a discussion on this year's Haverhill Reads title, A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle! We will have hot cocoa and bread with jam, just like Charles Wallace in chapter one. 

CONTACT:
  Reference Department
  978.373.1586 x608
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday April 12, 2018
nat_rainbow_2.GIF
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
anim_dog1
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Boots

Welcome back to our cute and cuddly Therapy Dog, 'Boots' !  Children that are able to read, can book a 15 minute time slot to cuddle up privately with the dog to practice your reading skills.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, please choose a time slot and input it next to your first name.  (Example:  Joseph  4:15).  You will be called 1-2 days prior to your visit to confirm.  Register online or call the Children's Room. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Welcome back to our cute and cuddly Therapy Dog, 'Boots' !  Children that are able to read, can book a 15 minute time slot to cuddle up privately with the dog to practice your reading skills.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, please choose a time slot and input it next to your first name.  (Example:  Joseph  4:15).  You will be called 1-2 days prior to your visit to confirm.  Register online or call the Children's Room. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
HR 2018
LOCATION: Auditorium
Friday April 13, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Saturday April 14, 2018
misc_none
9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
HR 2018
LOCATION: Auditorium
Tuesday April 17, 2018
misc_construction
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tinkering Tots

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Youth Services  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Does your tot like to tinker with toys? Come play with our "tinker tubs!" See what you can build with items such as cardboard tubes, pipe cleaners, or even cotton swabs.

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Youth Services
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
lib_book3
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
*A Series of Unfortunate Activities

Calling all foolhardy fans of Lemony Snicket's depressing account of the unfortunate lives of Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire.

Join us for irksome inventing, rotten research, and devious disguises!

Costumes and disguises encouraged. Kidnapping and fortune-stealing discouraged.

After the activities portion of the program, we will be screening the abysmal 2004 film "A Series of Unfortunate Events."

Children Program: Ages 7+

Please register for this event ! The registration form will open in March. 

CONTACT:  Children's Dept  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Calling all foolhardy fans of Lemony Snicket's depressing account of the unfortunate lives of Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire.

Join us for irksome inventing, rotten research, and devious disguises!

Costumes and disguises encouraged. Kidnapping and fortune-stealing discouraged.

After the activities portion of the program, we will be screening the abysmal 2004 film "A Series of Unfortunate Events."

Children Program: Ages 7+

Please register for this event ! The registration form will open in March. 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday April 18, 2018
anim_rabbit
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Animal World Experience - Fantastic Furries

Fantastic Furries !  Join Matt Gabirel as he delights us with cute and furry friends from his extensive collection of loveable live animals.  Matt has visited thousands of schools and libraries since 2006 with his dazzling shows.  Ages 4+.  Please register.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Fantastic Furries !  Join Matt Gabirel as he delights us with cute and furry friends from his extensive collection of loveable live animals.  Matt has visited thousands of schools and libraries since 2006 with his dazzling shows.  Ages 4+.  Please register.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Thursday April 19, 2018
nat_rainbow_2.GIF
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
ent_film-reel
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
School Vacation Matinee- Wonder

Join us for a screening of Wonder.

LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us for a screening of Wonder.

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
misc_none
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
HR 2018
LOCATION: Auditorium
Friday April 20, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Monday April 23, 2018
lib_teddybear_reading
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Lapsit - Ages up to 24 months

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Bring your little one, newborn to 24 months old, to explore storytime.

This is a story hour for our youngest patrons with a playtime activity, read-aloud stories, feltboard rhymes, and of course - bubbles!

 A very short program for short attention spans.

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

Tuesday April 24, 2018
misc_scissors
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Art Start - ages 3-5

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Experiment with some new types of art, new materials, new styles, all messy! Wear old clothes!

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
elect_laptop.GIF
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*SCRATCH Kids Advanced - Ages 7+

This class is for previous users of SCRATCH Programming Language for kids.  Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software.  Make fun videos, games, and animated scenes.  Ages 7+.  Please register.

(Beginner classes will be held in Oct and Nov).

LOCATION: Computer Lab

This class is for previous users of SCRATCH Programming Language for kids.  Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software.  Make fun videos, games, and animated scenes.  Ages 7+.  Please register.

(Beginner classes will be held in Oct and Nov).

LOCATION: Computer Lab

Wednesday April 25, 2018
ent_drum1
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Music Creations

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org

Free music and movement story time for children ages 0 - 8! Play, move, explore instruments, sing, read, and have fun!

Presented by Family Community Connection (FCC).

Family & Community Connection is funded by the Coordinated Family & Community Engagment (CFCE) grant by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Community Action, Inc.

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

Thursday April 26, 2018
nat_rainbow_2.GIF
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Playful Preschool Storytime - ages 3-5

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9783731586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org

Join us for a fun filled weekly storytime for preschoolers! We will read stories, do crafts, and have oodles of fun with various games and activities!

Ages 3-5

CONTACT:
  Children's Room
  9783731586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

 
misc_none
6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Thursday Evening Book Club

Thursday Evening Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month. For more information ask at Main Desk.

Thursday Evening Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month. For more information ask at Main Desk.

 
nat_stars
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Pajama Storytime - Ages 0-6

"Goodnight stars, goodnight air, goodnight noises everywhere." -  Margaret Wise Brown, Goodnight Moon

Join us for a bedtime story hour!

We will read stories and sing songs about going to bed.

Come in your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed friend. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Dept  978-373-1586 ext626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

"Goodnight stars, goodnight air, goodnight noises everywhere." -  Margaret Wise Brown, Goodnight Moon

Join us for a bedtime story hour!

We will read stories and sing songs about going to bed.

Come in your pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed friend. 

 

CONTACT:
  Children's Dept
  978.373.1586 ext626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Friday April 27, 2018
rec_legoguy
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LEGO Fridays-All Ages

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department    
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Drop in every Friday from 3:30 - 4:30 to build exciting and fun things with Legos.  We supply the Legos, you supply the skill!  All Ages. 

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  
  

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Sunday April 29, 2018
misc_none
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Coloring Club for Adults

Join your fellow adults for a relaxing session of coloring! All materials provided. No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Join your fellow adults for a relaxing session of coloring! All materials provided. No registration necessary.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monday April 30, 2018
ent_sock_puppet.GIF
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Little Explorers! - 6 months-3 years

Bring your little one in to explore some new types of activities and materials with other little ones.

Playdough, water play, and blocks galore!

It's a learning experience for one and all.

Ages: 6 months to 3 years

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  978-373-1586 x626  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Bring your little one in to explore some new types of activities and materials with other little ones.

Playdough, water play, and blocks galore!

It's a learning experience for one and all.

Ages: 6 months to 3 years

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  978.373.1586 x626
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
trans_train
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*All STEAMED Up

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Tuesday May 1, 2018
elect_laptop.GIF
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*SCRATCH Kids Beginner - Ages 7-12

Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software called SCRATCH.  Designed for young learners with easy to navigate steps and color coded features, you will be learning how to code by making fun videos, games, and animated scenes without even knowing it!  Ages 7-12.  Please register.

LOCATION: Computer Lab

Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software called SCRATCH.  Designed for young learners with easy to navigate steps and color coded features, you will be learning how to code by making fun videos, games, and animated scenes without even knowing it!  Ages 7-12.  Please register.

LOCATION: Computer Lab

 
misc_none
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Friends Book Sale

Book Sale - Preview Day (children not admitted)

Admission:  $20.00/person + cost of books .

CONTACT:  Cindy Cavallaro  978-373-1586  cynleecav@gmail.com
LOCATION: Auditorium

Book Sale - Preview Day (children not admitted)

Admission:  $20.00/person + cost of books .

CONTACT:
  Cindy Cavallaro
  978.373.1586
  cynleecav@gmail.com

LOCATION: Auditorium

Wednesday May 2, 2018
misc_none
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday Morning Book Club / Recumbent Readers

Wednesday Morning Book Club or the "Recumbent Readers" meet the 1st Wednesday of every month. For more information go to https://wedmornbookclub.wordpress.com/

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Wednesday Morning Book Club or the "Recumbent Readers" meet the 1st Wednesday of every month. For more information go to https://wedmornbookclub.wordpress.com/

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday May 3, 2018
misc_none
9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Friends Book Sale

Book Sale - OPENING DAY!

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CONTACT:  Cindy Cavallaro  978-373-1586  cynleecav@gmail.com
LOCATION: Auditorium

Book Sale - OPENING DAY!

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CONTACT:
  Cindy Cavallaro
  978.373.1586
  cynleecav@gmail.com

LOCATION: Auditorium

Friday May 4, 2018
misc_none
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friends Book Sale

Book Sale - Books by the BAG SALE!

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CONTACT:  Cindy Cavallaro  978-373-1586  cynleecav@gmail.com
LOCATION: Auditorium

Book Sale - Books by the BAG SALE!

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CONTACT:
  Cindy Cavallaro
  978.373.1586
  cynleecav@gmail.com

LOCATION: Auditorium

Saturday May 5, 2018
misc_none
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friends Book Sale

Book Sale - LAST DAY TO BUY

A BAG OF BOOKS!

CONTACT:  Cindy Cavallaro  978-373-1586  cynleecav@gmail.com
LOCATION: Auditorium

Book Sale - LAST DAY TO BUY

A BAG OF BOOKS!

CONTACT:
  Cindy Cavallaro
  978.373.1586
  cynleecav@gmail.com

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
misc_none
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monday May 7, 2018
anim_dog1
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Savannah

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
misc_none
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Smart Shots 1: The Art of SmartPhone Photography

Create great photos with your smartphone by understanding the basics of smartphone cameras, photography and composition..

Note: Smart Shots is a 2-part class. Part 2 : Process, share and manage your photos is on June 4.

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier  978-373-1586 x 608  reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Computer Lab
Registration will begin on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Create great photos with your smartphone by understanding the basics of smartphone cameras, photography and composition..

Note: Smart Shots is a 2-part class. Part 2 : Process, share and manage your photos is on June 4.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  978.373.1586 x 608
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Computer Lab

Registration will begin on Monday, March 19, 2018 at 9:00 AM     

Tuesday May 8, 2018
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Stories with Loki

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Curl up with Loki, a gentle, but gigantic cuddle bug and well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Loki began his Therapy Work here last spring, and he became very popular at our library.  Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  6:30. 6:45, 7:00, 7:15.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friends Board Meeting

Monthly meeting

CONTACT:  Diane Shaw  978-521-3729  
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Monthly meeting

CONTACT:
  Diane Shaw
  978.521.3729
  

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday May 10, 2018
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Boots

Welcome back to our cute and cuddly Therapy Dog, 'Boots' !  Children that are able to read, can book a 15 minute time slot to cuddle up privately with the dog to practice your reading skills.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, please choose a time slot and input it next to your first name.  (Example:  Joseph  4:15).  You will be called 1-2 days prior to your visit to confirm.  Register online or call the Children's Room. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Welcome back to our cute and cuddly Therapy Dog, 'Boots' !  Children that are able to read, can book a 15 minute time slot to cuddle up privately with the dog to practice your reading skills.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, please choose a time slot and input it next to your first name.  (Example:  Joseph  4:15).  You will be called 1-2 days prior to your visit to confirm.  Register online or call the Children's Room. 

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Sunday May 13, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: Call Me By Your Name

On Screen at the Library presents Call Me By Your Name, director Luca Guadagnino, 2h12 min.

In Northern Italy in 1983, seventeen year-old Elio begins a relationship with visiting Oliver, his father's research assistant, with whom he bonds over his emerging sexuality, their Jewish heritage, and the beguiling Italian landscape.

This movie is rated R.

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents Call Me By Your Name, director Luca Guadagnino, 2h12 min.

In Northern Italy in 1983, seventeen year-old Elio begins a relationship with visiting Oliver, his father's research assistant, with whom he bonds over his emerging sexuality, their Jewish heritage, and the beguiling Italian landscape.

This movie is rated R.

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday May 14, 2018
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4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Teen Gaming Club

Come play Wii, PS4, or board games! Bring your favorite tabletop game or play one of ours!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:  Rachel  978-373-1586 x650  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Come play Wii, PS4, or board games! Bring your favorite tabletop game or play one of ours!

For teens in grades 6-12

CONTACT:
  Rachel
  978.373.1586 x650
  rgagnon@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Tuesday May 15, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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7:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Sunday May 20, 2018
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: TBA

On Screen at the Library presents TBA

No registration needed.

 

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents TBA

No registration needed.

 

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday May 21, 2018
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*All STEAMED Up

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:  Youth Services Department  9783731586  kids@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Join us as we continue our STEAM escapades! We will provide the materials and a challenge. Channel your inner Violet Baudelaire to invent a solution.

Ages 7-12

Registration Required

CONTACT:
  Youth Services Department
  9783731586
  kids@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Tuesday May 22, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
*SCRATCH Kids Advanced - Ages 7+

This class is for previous users of SCRATCH Programming Language for kids.  Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software.  Make fun videos, games, and animated scenes.  Ages 7+.  Please register.

(Beginner classes will be held in Oct and Nov).

LOCATION: Computer Lab

This class is for previous users of SCRATCH Programming Language for kids.  Learn how to code with this fun, interactive software.  Make fun videos, games, and animated scenes.  Ages 7+.  Please register.

(Beginner classes will be held in Oct and Nov).

LOCATION: Computer Lab

Tuesday May 29, 2018
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10:00 AM - 12:45 PM
Classic Matinee

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:  Sarah  978-373-1586  smoser@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

Join us Tuesday mornings  for classic films

CONTACT:
  Sarah
  978.373.1586
  smoser@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Thursday May 31, 2018
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6:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Thursday Evening Book Club

Thursday Evening Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month. For more information ask at Main Desk.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Thursday Evening Book Club meets the last Thursday of every month. For more information ask at Main Desk.

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Saturday June 2, 2018
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Knit and Crochet Group

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:  Circulation Department  978-373-1586 x603   circulation@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Milhendler Room

Come and talk about your favorite books, yarns and patterns. Bring your knitting and/or crochet project and make some progress while we chat!

CONTACT:
  Circulation Department
  978.373.1586 x603   
  circulation@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Milhendler Room

 
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2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
On Screen at the Library: TBA

On Screen at the Library presents TBA

No registration needed.

 

CONTACT:  Suzanne Trottier    reference@haverhillpl.org
LOCATION: Auditorium

On Screen at the Library presents TBA

No registration needed.

 

CONTACT:
  Suzanne Trottier
  
  reference@haverhillpl.org

LOCATION: Auditorium

Monday June 4, 2018
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stories with Savannah

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

Curl up with Savannah, a gentle, well trained Therapy Dog, and practice your reading skills!  Savannah has been with our library for over 3 years now and loves her job. Children need to be able to read independently to register a 15 minute time slot.  Time slots available are:  4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45.  When registering, choose a time slot and input it next to the child's first name (Example:  Ricky 4:15).  Registrants will be called to confirm their slot 1 - 2 days prior to the visit.

LOCATION: Cavallaro Room

 
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7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Smart Shots 2: The Art of SmartPhone Photography