Next April our Library Director, Dorothy, will retire. The Trustees are conducting a Director Search and would like your feedback as to the qualities they should focus on. Please take the following survey to help define those qualities. Thank you, Tim Browne, Chair, Board of Library Trustees Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , […]
October 20th, 2014
October 14th, 2014
The Library will once again be open on Sundays starting October 19 from 1 – 5 PM.
October 6th, 2014
The Library will be closed on Monday, October 13 in observance of Columbus Day. The Library will reopen on Tuesday, October 14 at 1 PM.
September 30th, 2014
(InOMN 2014) Join us on Thursday, October 2, 2014, 6:30 PM Multi-generational. Bring telescopes and we’ll have some, too! Please register so we have Moon maps, Tang, and moon pies for all! Register with scollins at mvlc.org or 978-526-2016. It will be on the Manchester Public Library Lawn (call if weather is questionable) Chuck & […]
September 5th, 2014
September 6, 10 AM – 5 PM
September 3rd, 2014
Summer Reading Topsfield Fair tickets are available! These tickets are for children who joined the summer reading challenge and checked off in the Sign In Book that they had read 10 hours by August 5. The tickets are at the front circulation desk and must be picked up by Wednesday, September 10 before 8 PM. […]
August 29th, 2014
The Manchester Library will be closed on Monday, September 1 in honor of Labor Day. The Library will resume its regular hours on Tuesday, September 2, from 1 PM to 8 PM.
August 25th, 2014
The Manchester Public Library is doing the #icebucketchallenge to help #strikeoutals! We nominate the other Cape Ann Public Libraries, the Friends of the Manchester Library, and the Manchester Library Trustees. You have 24 hours to complete this challenge or donate $100. Even if you complete it, don’t forget to donate at www.alsa.org/donate/. Check out the […]
August 6th, 2014
For quick, efficient, and accurate service, please bring your library card when you visit the Library. Librarians often look patrons up in the database, as a convenience to patrons, but lately the practice has led to several incidents of books being charged to the wrong person. Additionally, with summer visitors, we do not recognize every […]
August 4th, 2014
Have your kids read or listened to 10 hours of reading this summer? Sign up for Summer Reading at the Manchester Public Library ( this enters you into the MEMS School one, too!) Check off your name in the summer reading notebook, a full beaker (paper) = a Chipotle lunch, 5 hours = a bookplate […]