Due to weather issues, Touch a Truck night in Manchester has been postponed to next Tuesday, June 25th. If you have any questions please call 978-526-7711.

 

Beep Beep! Firetrucks, police cars, DPW trucks and more will all be in the Town parking lot behind Manchester Town Hall on Tuesday, June 18th, at 5-6 PM. This annual event is a great chance to enjoy the fun town vehicles, their helpful crew and officers, and as well as provide a wonderful photo opportunity to take a picture of your wonderful child enjoying these trucks and the great town departments that use them to take care of our community. Fuel and Wheels (Lemonade and cookies) will be organized by the Children’s Room of the Manchester Public Library. Please contact Sara Collins, Head of Youth Services, 978-526-2016 or scollins@mvlc.org, at the Manchester Public Library with any questions about this always popular event!

2013 Summer Reading suggestions from the Manchester Public Library and Manchester Memorial School Library. Choose among these authors who have written many great books.

Check out these great selections here!

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1888 through current issue.  National Geographic Kids, National Geographic Traveler.

1888 through current issue. National Geographic Kids, National Geographic Traveler.

Testing & Education Reference Center

Taking a college entrance or licensing exam? Looking for a college or graduate school? Need help finding scholarships? Use this database to search thousands of college and graduate school entries. Identify scholarships that meet their financial needs. Take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.

Career Transitions

Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people: 1) explore new career possibilities; 2) assess their interests and experience; 3) identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education; 4) prepare for a job search; and 5) search and apply for jobs.

The Library will be closed all day.  There is no parking available for the next several hours.

Early Literacy Station

Early Literacy Station

Thank you Cape Ann Savings Bank for donating this learning tool for the children of Manchester.

On Thursday, March 7th at 7:00 pm, the Manchester library will have a book discussion focusing on the Manchester community reads book Blood, Bones and Butter: The Inadvertent Education of a Reluctant Chef by Gabrielle Hamilton. Please come with your thoughts, comments, and opinions about the book!

Early Literacy Station

Early Literacy Station

Thank you Cape Ann Savings Bank for donating this learning tool for the children of Manchester.

Children’s Room is Finally OPEN!

It’s been a long haul, but worth it. Come in and see the new look, shelves, furniture, lighting.

Save the day, Saturday, April 6, 2 PM for the official Ribbon Cutting and celebration of Miss Sara’s 25th anniversary as children’s librarian at the Manchester Public Library.

Tax forms for 2012 are now available at the Manchester-by-the-Sea public library.  Library staff can also help you use the public computers to download forms off of the IRS website.  If you have any questions, please call 978-526-7711.

The Chinese New Year Stories and Crafts has been rescheduled for today, February 12th at 1:30 pm.

To register for the Chinese New Year Stories and Crafts, call 978-526-2016 or email scollins at mvlc.org.