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Seed Swap Saturday, March 23, 2 PM

  Seed Swap, Saturday, March 23, 2 PM We’ll have seeds to share, and chat about starting indoor seedlings and other gardening gab. All ages welcome, gardeners with info or seeds to share, as well as newbies!

6th Annual Peeps Contest Underway Until March 29

Calling all ages! Create a diorama, using those deliciously sweet, marshmallow Peeps as your main characters. Let your imagination run to peeps as you illustrate your favorite book or movie. Bags of peeps are available at the library (while supplies last), or supply your own. Dioramas and entry forms need to be submitted between March 25th and March 29th. […]

Friends of Library Book Sale Sunday March 17

The Friends of the Manchester Public Library have a book sale on Sunday, March 17th from 1:30-3:30 PM in the Library. The book sale carts will be filled, arranged, and staffed by a Friend of the Manchester Public Library. This is a great opportunity to check out some unique and interesting books that support and […]

Nonfiction Book Group postponed until March 11, 2019

Delve into the genius of poet Robert Lowell as the Monday afternoon, nonfiction book group tackles Robert Lowell, Setting the River on Fire: A Study of Genius, Mania, and Character by Kay R. Jamison. Additional copies of this book may be checked out at the front desk. Join us Monday, March 11, at 4 PM for discussion […]

Civil Rights’ Film Screening March 7 at 6:30 PM

  Alice’s Ordinary People Film Screening, Thursday, March 7th, 6:30 PM Alice’s Ordinary People explores the life and times of Alice Tregay (1929-2015), a civil rights leader based in Chicago who dedicated her life to social change and community service. Her fifty-plus years in political activism spanned the marches of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and […]

Manchester Library Strategic Plan Survey

Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library Strategic Plan The Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library has begun our five-year strategic planning to assess how we can best serve the needs of the public. You are invited to contribute to this process by answering questions in a ten minute survey of the Strategic Planning Committee. By answering multiple choice questions, you can provide your […]

Friends of Library Book Sale Saturday, December 1

The Friends of the Manchester Public library will be continuing their monthly book sales on Saturday, December 1 from 1:30-3:30. The book sale carts will be filled, arranged, and staffed by a Friend of the Manchester Public Library. This is a great opportunity to check out some unique and interesting books that support and supplement library […]

Financial Aid & College Planning Workshop November 7

  With education costs rising year after year, paying for college is a concern for most families. Additionally, the financial aid process can be confusing, intimidating, and often frustrating. Here’s what you will learn at this 60-minute workshop: · How families of all income levels may be eligible for financial aid · Which colleges offer […]

Seaside Saturday at Manchester Historical Museum Oct 20th 10 AM

Tea Tasting With T.O.H.P. Burnham Public Library’s April Wanner-10/13 at 11 AM

Fall is the best time of year to start drinking tea to keep you warm and cozy all season long! On Saturday, October 13th at 11 AM the library will welcome T.O.H.P. Burnham Public Library’s April Wanner to give a presentation on how to enjoy the perfect cup of tea with samples of different teas […]