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Events in July 2015

  • July 3, 2015

    N/A

    Library Closed For Fourth of July Holiday

  • July 4, 2015

    N/A

    Fourth of July-Closed

  • July 6, 2015

    Mother Goose Storytime

    20 minute program of simple books, focusing on rhythm, sounds, and concepts. For infants up to children 2 years old.

    Nonfiction Book Group

    The Non-fiction Book Group meets the first Monday of the month at 6:45 PM in the Reading Room. The Library has copies of the selected book at the Circulation Desk. New members are always welcome.

    Nonfiction Book Group

  • July 8, 2015

    Countdown to Kindergarten Storytime

    Join us for a very special storytime for children getting ready to go into kindergarten. We’ll learn about what kindergarten is like and how to get ready to go! Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email kstadt@mvlc.org.

    Wordsmiths Young Writer's Camp

    Flex your fingers and grab a pen because we’ve got a special series of programs meant to inspire the aspiring writer. Four hour-long sessions of themed writing exercises, with a special party at the end where participants will be able to share their writing. You do NOT need to commit to all four sessions but special prizes will be awarded for those who do. Your child does NOT need to have previous experience and they will NOT have to share their writing publicly if they don’t want to. Food will be provided. For ages 9 to 11. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

  • July 11, 2015

    N/A

    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

  • July 13, 2015

    Mother Goose Storytime

    20 minute program of simple books, focusing on rhythm, sounds, and concepts. For infants up to children 2 years old.

  • July 15, 2015

    One Sky, Many Stories

    Climb inside an inflatable planetarium and see the stars in a whole new way with this special program hosted by the Museum of Science! Families with children of all ages are welcome to come hear stories and chart constellations! There are two sessions for your convenience, one at 10:30 AM and the other at 11:30 AM.

    Wordsmiths Young Writer's Camp

    Flex your fingers and grab a pen because we’ve got a special series of programs meant to inspire the aspiring writer. Four hour-long sessions of themed writing exercises, with a special party at the end where participants will be able to share their writing. You do NOT need to commit to all four sessions but special prizes will be awarded for those who do. Your child does NOT need to have previous experience and they will NOT have to share their writing publicly if they don’t want to. Food will be provided. For ages 9 to 11. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

  • July 16, 2015

    Books @ the Beach Group

    Stop by Singing Beach on July 16th 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 a 30-minute group with fun beach reading suggestions, sharing of books, and more. The Group will be on the beach again on August 20th at 10:30 AM with new suggestions and more talk of hot summer reading. BONUS FUN! First 10 to attend get a free library tote bag and a free iced coffee from our friends at the Laughing Gull concession stand. Shout out to Manchester Parks & Rec for helping us coordinate this fun.

  • July 17, 2015

    Storytimes on the Lawn

    A storytime for preschoolers and kindergarteners. 20 minutes of reading books on picnic blankets on the lawn (or picnic blankets in the library if the weather is bad). Be sure to bring sunscreen. a hat, and water!

  • July 18, 2015

    N/A

    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

  • July 20, 2015

    Mother Goose Storytime

    20 minute program of simple books, focusing on rhythm, sounds, and concepts. For infants up to children 2 years old.

  • July 22, 2015

    Slimy Science

    Slime can be so much more than just gross. It can teach us a lot about the states of matter too! Hands-on activity playing with homemade slime. Rec ommended for ages 5-7. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

    Wordsmiths Young Writer's Camp

    Flex your fingers and grab a pen because we’ve got a special series of programs meant to inspire the aspiring writer. Four hour-long sessions of themed writing exercises, with a special party at the end where participants will be able to share their writing. You do NOT need to commit to all four sessions but special prizes will be awarded for those who do. Your child does NOT need to have previous experience and they will NOT have to share their writing publicly if they don’t want to. Food will be provided. For ages 9 to 11. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

  • July 24, 2015

    Storytimes on the Lawn

    A storytime for preschoolers and kindergarteners. 20 minutes of reading books on picnic blankets on the lawn (or picnic blankets in the library if the weather is bad). Be sure to bring sunscreen. a hat, and water!

  • July 25, 2015

    N/A

    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

  • July 27, 2015

    Mother Goose Storytime

    20 minute program of simple books, focusing on rhythm, sounds, and concepts. For infants up to children 2 years old.

  • July 29, 2015

    Squishy Circuits

    If play-dough is cool, then play-dough that can conduct electricity is even cooler! We’re going to use homemade conductive and resistant playdough to build circuits! Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org. Recommended for ages 8 to 10.

    Wordsmiths Young Writer's Camp

    Flex your fingers and grab a pen because we’ve got a special series of programs meant to inspire the aspiring writer. Four hour-long sessions of themed writing exercises, with a special party at the end where participants will be able to share their writing. You do NOT need to commit to all four sessions but special prizes will be awarded for those who do. Your child does NOT need to have previous experience and they will NOT have to share their writing publicly if they don’t want to. Food will be provided. For ages 9 to 11. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

  • July 31, 2015

    Mystery Book Group

    Meets the last Friday of the month at 10:30 AM. New Members are always welcome.

    Mystery Book Group

    Storytimes on the Lawn

    A storytime for preschoolers and kindergarteners. 20 minutes of reading books on picnic blankets on the lawn (or picnic blankets in the library if the weather is bad). Be sure to bring sunscreen. a hat, and water!

    Library Closes Early for Friends of the Library Book Sale Set Up

    The Library will close early for the Friends of the Library to set up their book sale on Saturday, August 1 from 9 AM - 5PM and Sunday from 10 AM - 2 PM

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