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Movie Night Friday, May 18 at 6:30 PM

On Friday, May 18th at 5:30 PM the library will show the British biographical drama about the famous author A. A. Milne and his son whose name is famously recognized as the best friend of beloved children’s literary character, Winne the Pooh. This film depicts Milne’s challenging journey as a WWI vet suffering from PTSD, […]

Seed Swap Saturday, May 12 at 11 AM

<br> The library will host a community seed swap on Saturday, May 12 at 11 AM. The library will have seeds to share and encourage participants to bring seeds as well.

Friends Annual Meeting Wednesday, May 2

Friends Annual Meeting Wednesday, May 2, 6:30 PM Manchester Historical Museum. The library will close at 6 PM for this meeting. Speaker for the evening is Laura Harrington, author of A Catalog of Birds and Alice Bliss. Ms Harrington is an award-winning playwright, lyricist and librettist. Winner of 2008 Kleban Award for “most promising librettist in American Musical Theatre”. […]

Marathon Runner Bobbi Gibb’s Program Has Been Cancelled

To to unforeseen events Bobbi Gibb’s Boston Marathon program for Saturday, April 21st has been cancelled. If you have any questions please call (978)526-7711.

Marathon Runner Bobbi Gibb’s Author Talk Saturday, April 21st 1 – 4 PM

Manchester Community Reads Author Visit This year’s Manchester Community Reads will focus on a variety of programs for adults, teens and kids to celebrate all things Boston Marathon! To kick off this year’s events the library is excited to announce that artist, writer and marathon runner Bobbi Gibb will be visiting the library for two […]

Friends Annual Meeting Wednesday, May 2

    Friends Annual Meeting Wednesday, May 2, 6:30 PM Manchester Historical Museum Speaker for the evening is Laura Harrington, author of A Catalog of Birds and Alice Bliss. Ms Harrington is an award-winning playwright, lyricist and librettist. Winner of 2008 Kleban Award for “most promising librettist in American Musical Theatre”. She has written dozens of plays, musicals, operas […]

Meet a Library Trustee 10-11:30 AM Saturday; 2 PM Closing for Carpet Cleaning

Meet a Library Trustee  On Saturday, April 14 from 10 – 11:30 AM the Library Trustees will be at the Manchester Library. Come by and meet them and learn more about the important jobs they do to help make the library run. Coffee & donuts will be provided.     Early Closing For Carpet Cleaning  The Library will […]

April 8 Friends Book Sale 1-3 PM; Last Sunday Open

Sunday April 8th is the last of our Sunday open hours until the fall.

Library Closed Sunday, April 1 and Early Closing Monday, April 2

The Library will be closed for Easter, Sunday, April 1. We will reopen Monday April 2nd at 10 AM. Please note that the Library will close at 6 PM that day for Town Meeting.  

Peeps Dioramas Due Week of March 19!

  It’s Back…The Manchester Public Library’s Peep Show! Celebrate Spring by Entering the Peeps Diorama Contest. Calling all ages! Create a diorama, using those deliciously sweet, marshmallow Peeps as the main characters of your favorite book or movie. Stop in the library and grab a bag of Peeps (while supplies last), or supply your own, […]