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Friends of Library Book Sale Sunday, November 18

The Friends of the Manchester Public library will be continuing their monthly book sales on Sunday, November 18th from 1:30-3:30. On one Sunday every month 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 […]

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 […]

Ship Model Club Presentation

On Thursday, October 11th at 6:30 PM, members of the Merrimack Valley Ship Model Club will visit the Library to give a presentation on nautical history and building models of boats and ships. Speakers Mike Swanson, Marshall Gaffney, Keith Manville and Alex Bellingham will discuss their areas of expertise such as building ships in bottles […]

Four Poets Saturday, September 22 at 1 PM

Four Poets recently published by Finishing Line Press! Hosted by the Manchester Public Library on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 1:00-2:30 pm. The authors will read their work, interact with audience, use ekphrastic writing prompts, and discuss their experiences in the publication process. Bring your enthusiasm, pens and voices. Formerly of Manchester, Paulette Demers Turco […]

Topsfield Fair Tickets Now Available for Summer Reading Prize Winners!

Topsfield Fair Prize Packets are here…but only until Friday, September 14th If you completed the Manchester Library’s Summer Read-to-Bead game board, stop by the Children’s Room to claim your Topsfield Fair Prize Packet before September 14th! Readers should have completed the board by August 15th to be eligible. Please direct all questions to Children’s Librarian, […]

Try Ancestry Library now available for free within the Library

  Ancestry Library is a version of Ancestry.com that is now available for free to use within the Manchester Public Library. This resource contains a variety of collections that can help in educational or genealogical research. These historical records include a network of resources you can search, such as census, church, court, and immigration records. […]

Try Ancestry Library now available for free within the Library.

  Ancestry Library is a version of Ancestry.com that is now available for free to use within the Manchester Public Library. This resource contains a variety of collections that can help in educational or genealogical research. These historical records include a network of resources you can search, such as census, church, court, and immigration records. […]

August 15th is the Last Day to Return Completed Summer Reading Boards!

August 15th is the last day to return completed summer reading boards for grades 0-5th Grade. These completed boards will allow your readers to be eligible for Topsfield Fair Tickets!