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Events in October 2014

  • October 1, 2014

    Mother Goose Story Time

    for infants through 2 years of age, 20 minute program of rhymes, instruments, simple books.

  • October 2, 2014

    IOMN

    Join us on Thursday, October 2, 2014, 6:30 PM for a Multi-generational event. Bring your own telescope and the library will have some too!
    Please register so we have Moon maps, Tang, and moon pies for all.
    Scollins at mvlc.org or 978-526-2016
    Manchester Public Library Lawn (call if weather is questionable) Chuck & Joan Houghton, our favorite star gazers, will be back with Ms Sara. Our date has been set to accommodate the moon’s path and anticipated location for best viewing on the library lawn.

  • October 6, 2014

    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.

  • October 7, 2014

    Preschool Story Time

    for 3-5 year old children, 40 minute program of stories and simple craft.

    Hearthside Book Group

    The Hearthside Book Discussion Group usually meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 4 PM in the Reading Room. Copies of the next month's book are available for checkout at the meeting. Members select next year's titles at the June meeting. New members are always welcome.

  • October 8, 2014

    Mother Goose Story Time

    for infants through 2 years of age, 20 minute program of rhymes, instruments, simple books.

    Cooper the Therapy Dog

    Meet Cooper the Therapy Reading Dog
    Please register for your turn with Cooper.
    Scollins at mvlc.org or call 978-526-2016

  • October 13, 2014

    N/A

    Columbus Day - Closed

  • October 14, 2014

    Preschool Story Time

    for 3-5 year old children, 40 minute program of stories and simple craft.

    Nanowrimo

    National Novel Writing Month begins in November.
    Start planning now. All ages welcomed. Please register, scollins at mvlc.org or 978-526-2016..

  • October 15, 2014

    Mother Goose Story Time

    for infants through 2 years of age, 20 minute program of rhymes, instruments, simple books.

    Kindergarten Book Group

    Folks and Fun Book Group for kindergarteners.
    Please register - Call 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org

  • October 19, 2014

    Open Sundays

    The Library has received a grant for seasonal Sunday hours.

  • October 20, 2014

    Chapter One: Book Group for Grades 1-2

    Includes snack
    Please register - Call 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org

  • October 21, 2014

    Star Wars Reads Day

    Celebrate all things Star Wars, Books and Activities
    Please Register, scollins at mvlc.org or 978-526-2016.

    Preschool Story Time

    for 3-5 year old children, 40 minute program of stories and simple craft.

  • October 22, 2014

    Mother Goose Story Time

    for infants through 2 years of age, 20 minute program of rhymes, instruments, simple books.

  • October 24, 2014

    Teen Halloween Party

    Join us after the Library closes for some ghoulish games, freaky fun, creepy crafts and frightening food! Pizza too. Wear your costume or we’ll find one for you! Registration and permission slips required. Grades 6-12 welcome. Call 526-7711 or email acowman at mvlc.org, to join the fun!

  • October 25, 2014

    Friends of the Library Donation Drop-off Event

    The Friends of the Library will be on hand to help collect book donations.
    This is a good opportunity to do some fall cleaning.
    Friends will be on hand to help unload your car.

    Slight Spooky Stories

    With Davis Bates
    For Kindergarten and up.
    Please Register, scollins at mvlc.org or 978-526-2016.
    This program is supported by a grant from the Manchester Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

    Slight Spooky Stories

  • October 26, 2014

    Open Sundays

    The Library has received a grant for seasonal Sunday hours.

  • October 27, 2014

    The Bookmarks: Book group for grades 3-5

    Includes snack
    Please register - Call 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org

    The Bookmarks: Book group for grades 3-5

  • October 28, 2014

    Preschool Story Time

    for 3-5 year old children, 40 minute program of stories and simple craft.

  • October 29, 2014

    Mother Goose Story Time

    for infants through 2 years of age, 20 minute program of rhymes, instruments, simple books.

    Spooky Legos

    A half day of school. Come to the library to create Lego versions of spooky characters.
    Please register, scollins at mvlc.org or 978-526-2016.

  • October 30, 2014

    Plants and Herbs of Halloween & Thanksgiving

    Betsy Williams will visit the Library on October 30 at 6:30 PM.
    Betsy will discuss the magic of Halloween herbs and the hearty plants of Thanksgiving; along with their historical and modern uses and how to use them creatively and decoratively in your own celebrations.

    Plants and Herbs of Halloween & Thanksgiving

  • October 31, 2014

    Mystery Book Group

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

    Mystery Book Group

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