Author Visit with Shannon Kirk The Library will welcome local author Shannon Kirk for an author talk and book signing on Thursday, September 10th at 6:30 PM to discuss her popular book Method 15/33. Shannon has been honored three times by the Faulkner Society in the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition for her works […]
September 9th, 2015
September 3rd, 2015
If your child qualified for Topsfield Fair tickets (600 minutes read and checked off in the Summer Reading binder before August 7), you have until Friday, September 11th to come in to the Library to pick them up! Congratulations, readers!
August 4th, 2015
Stop by Singing Beach on Thursday, August 20th at 10:30 AM to hang out with Manchester Library’s Lori, Rachael and Sara for a Books @ the Beach Group. Talk about great beach reads, get suggestions and pick up some good books! This is a 30-minute group that will be on the beach with new suggestions […]
June 5th, 2015
Jr FIRSTLegoLeague Expo at Manchester Public Library. Join us Saturday, June 6th, 1-3 PM for the highlights, displays, demos from our Five JrFLL teams:Crank Power, Lego Pandas, XBOXROCKS, The Robotics, and Gearstars. These children have been working as part of a cooperative team with members ages 6-9, for over two months. The program will cover […]
May 26th, 2015
Kate Strong Stadt is the new Head of Youth Services Librarian. Kate has previous worked at the T.O.H.P. Burnham Library in Essex, Manchester-by-the-Book, and Jenks library at Gordon College. She is thrilled to continue the legacy of excellent programming and services for children and teens set by Sara Collins, the previous Head of Youth Services […]
May 20th, 2015
The Library will be closed on Monday, May 25th in honor of Memorial Day. The Library will resume its regular hours on Tuesday, May 26th from 1 PM to 8 PM.
May 2nd, 2015
The Friends of the Library Annual Meeting will be held on May 12, 2015 at 7 PM in the Library. The speaker is Susan Oleksiw, a Manchester native and author of the Anita Ray and Mellingham series. Everyone is invited. We hope to see you.
April 29th, 2015
Unfortunately this program on April 30 at 6:30 PM has been cancelled. There is no rescheduled date at this time.
April 27th, 2015
Calling all ages! Create a diorama, using those deliciously sweet, marshmallow Peeps as the main characters of your favorite book or movie. Dioramas and entry forms need to be submitted between April 27th and May 1st. The public is then invited to view through May 8th and cast their vote for the The Peeple’s Choice […]
April 24th, 2015
Join us on Saturday, April 25th, 2 PM for tales and tea that bring the region of I am Malala, our Manchester Reads 2015 book, to life. These tales are appropriate for grades 4th through adult and will be shared by a very special Storyteller, Katie Green. Please register at 978-526-2016 or firstname.lastname@example.org.