This year Manchester Reads is all about baseball with Fenway 1912: The Birth of a Ballpark, a Championship Season, and Fenway’s Remarkable First Year by Glenn Stout. It is a behind-the-scenes tribute to Fenway Park’s origins and the ragtag Red Sox team that embarked on a journey to win the 1912 World Series. Stout shares […]
March 3rd, 2014
February 24th, 2014
Daisy Nell Re-Scheduled We have wriggled our calendars around a bit for our planned Daisy Nell and Captain Stan visit in March. They will be at the Manchester Public library on Saturday, March 22nd, 10:30 AM, to introduce Daisy’s New book “Stowaway Mouse” and lead a sing-along on this new date of March. Please note […]
February 24th, 2014
Don’t wait till the last minute! Tax forms and instruction booklets are available at the Manchester Library. We can also help you download forms from the IRS.gov website.
January 8th, 2014
Manchester Public Library introduces winter Sunday Hours. Thanks to a generous grant from Morgan-Stanley, the library will be open Sundays from 1 PM – 5 PM starting January 19, 2014.
January 6th, 2014
Check out 2013’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
January 2nd, 2014
The Library will be closed Thurs & Fri, Jan 2 & 3.
December 23rd, 2013
New Years Holiday Closings Closes on Tuesday the 31 at 4pm Closed Wednesday the 1 Reopens on Thursday the 2 from 1pm to 8pm […]
December 19th, 2013
All through December the Manchester Public library will collect donations for the Open Door Food Pantry located in Gloucester. Please bring your non-perishable, non-glass donations to the Circulation Desk of the library. Thank you for your contributions!
December 9th, 2013
The Manchester Public Library now offers Indieflix where you can watch 1,000’s of award-winning independent films, shorts and documentaries from around the world. On your PC or mobile device you can go to www.manchesterpl.org/movies/indie-flix/ and enjoy films from major festivals including Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more. You can sort by language, genre, or film length […]
December 2nd, 2013
Christmas-by-the-Sea Child Care During Shopping Evening Friday, December 6th from 5:30 PM-8:30 PM The Manchester Community Center, the Manchester Public Library and the Manchester Essex Green Team are teaming up in support of the Christmas-by-the-Sea shopping evening by providing childcare services during that time! Drop off children at the side entrance of the Manchester Public […]