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Events in January 2015

  • January 1, 2015

    N/A

    New Year's Day - Closed

  • January 2, 2015

    Open

  • January 3, 2015

    Open

    Saturday Story Makers

    Story time for children 0 - 8. Books, crafts, music and fun for the whole family! Join Susie Lord every Saturday in January and February. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • January 4, 2015

    Open Sundays 1-5 PM

    The Library has received a grant for seasonal Sunday hours.

  • January 5, 2015

    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.

  • January 6, 2015

    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.

    Hearthside Book Group

  • January 7, 2015

    Mother Goose Story Time

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

    Folks & Fun Book Group

    The Kindergarten, Folks & Fun Book Group meets at 2 PM at the Manchester Public Library in the Children's Room. We will be reading folktales and some activities are planned. There is no snack provided. Please register for this book group by emailing scollins at mvlc.org or calling 978-526-2016.

    Folks & Fun Book Group

  • January 8, 2015

    Knitting Circle

    Library Knitting Circle! Bring your own knitting/crocheting or learn how to knit for the first time! Knitting assistance and materials will be on hand. Children, teens & adults, welcome. Please register at 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org and we’ll meet you at the RoundTable!

  • January 10, 2015

    Saturday Story Makers

    Story time for children 0 - 8. Books, crafts, music and fun for the whole family! Join Susie Lord every Saturday in January and February. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • January 11, 2015

    Open Sundays 1-5 PM

    The Library has received a grant for seasonal Sunday hours.

  • January 12, 2015

    Chapter One

    Grades 1-2 book group
    Please register at 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org

    Chapter One

    “A Small Indiscretion” Book Discussion

    A book discussion on Monday for "A Small Indiscretion" by Jan Ellison will be held on January 12 at 4 PM. The library will be hosting a Skype session with the author on Tuesday, January 13 at 7 PM. We have advanced readers copies so you can have them in time but we do encourage you to sign up at the Circulation Desk if you are interested! For more details please contact Sara Collins; scollins at mvlc.org.

  • January 13, 2015

    Preschool Story Time

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

    Author Talk with Jan Ellison

    The Library will host a Skype session with the author of "A Small Indiscretion" Jan Ellison on Tuesday, January 13 at 7 PM. We have advanced readers' copies so you can have them in time but we do encourage you to sign up at the circulation desk if you are interested! Before the Skype session we will have a book discussion on Monday, January 12 at 4 PM. For more details please contact Sara Collins; scollins at mvlc.org.

  • January 14, 2015

    Mother Goose Story Time

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

  • January 15, 2015

    Knitting Circle

    Library Knitting Circle! Bring your own knitting or learn how to knit for the first time! Knitting assistance and materials will be on hand. Children, teens & adults, welcome. Please register at 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org and we’ll meet you at the RoundTable!

  • January 17, 2015

    Saturday Story Makers

    Story time for children 0 - 8. Books, crafts, music and fun for the whole family! Join Susie Lord every Saturday in January and February. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • January 18, 2015

    Open Sundays 1-5 PM

    The Library has received a grant for seasonal Sunday hours.

  • January 19, 2015

    N/A

    Martin Luther King Day-Closed

  • January 20, 2015

    Preschool Story Time

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

  • January 21, 2015

    Mother Goose Story Time

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

    Read to Cooper

    Come and read to Cooper in the Children's Room, Wednesday, January 14, 2015 from 1:15 to 2:15 PM.

    D.O.G.B.O.N.E.S. Therapy Dog certified, Cooper is a sweet, friendly, big Goldendoodle who can sit and listen without judgment as children read aloud, even beginners. Please sign up for a 10-15 minute reading session with Cooper. Four (4) reading spots available. Call 978.526.2016 or email scollins at mvlc.org.

  • January 22, 2015

    Knitting Circle

    Library Knitting Circle! Bring your own knitting or learn how to knit for the first time! Knitting assistance and materials will be on hand. Children, teens & adults, welcome. Please register at 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org and we’ll meet you at the RoundTable!

  • January 23, 2015

    The Hundred-Foot Journey Movie Night

    The Library is offering monthly movie nights this winter, after hours on Friday nights.
    Our first film is "The Hundred-Foot Journey” (Rated PG) with Golden Globe nominated actress Helen Mirren.
    Friday, January 23 at 5:30 PM. Please register at the circulation desk.

  • January 24, 2015

    Story Makers Cancelled Today

    Story time for children 0 - 8. Books, crafts, music and fun for the whole family! Join Susie Lord every Saturday in January and February. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Kirigami with Sara

    Kirigami is the Japanese art of cutting paper, named from the words 'kiru' (to cut) and 'kami' (paper). Symmetry or balance is a very important concept in Kirigami. Snowflakes, pentagrams, and flowers are all examples of Kirigami projects in which cuts are made to enhance the symmetry of the design.

    Join Miss Sara on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 2 PM for an hour of Kirigami. This program is for ages 7 to adult! Please register by calling 978-526-2016 or send an email to scollins at mvlc.org.

  • January 25, 2015

    Open Sundays 1-5 PM

    The Library has received a grant for seasonal Sunday hours.

  • January 26, 2015

    Bookmarks

    Grades 3-5 book group
    Please register at 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org.

    Bookmarks

  • January 27, 2015

    N/A

    Library Closed

    The Library will be closed on January 27th due to the forecasted blizzard.

    Preschool Story Time

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

  • January 28, 2015

    N/A

    Closed for snow clean-up

    Mother Goose Story Time

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

    Wintery Lego

    Are you up for a special Lego challenge to design something wintery -- a snowman, a winter cottage, a snowmobile, the woods in winter? Bring your imagination and have a blast creating, building and using Lego with other Lego fans.
    Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 3:30 PM. This program is especially designed for grades K-5; younger fans, please come with an adult.
    Register : 978-526-2016 or email scollins at mvlc.org.

  • January 29, 2015

    Knitting Circle

    Library Knitting Circle! Bring your own knitting or learn how to knit for the first time! Knitting assistance and materials will be on hand. Children, teens & adults, welcome. Please register at 978-526-2016 or scollins at mvlc.org and we’ll meet you at the RoundTable!

  • January 30, 2015

    Mystery Book Group

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

    Mystery Book Group

    Movie Night-The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Library is offering a series of award-nominated movies this winter, after hours on Friday nights.
    Bring your own soft drink, the Library will have the pop-corn.
    Please register at the circulation desk, 978-526-7711 or email rtheriault at mvlc.org, as space is limited.
    See what other movies will be playing: http://www.manchesterpl.org/movies/movies-in-the-library/

  • January 31, 2015

    Saturday Story Makers

    Story time for children 0 - 8. Books, crafts, music and fun for the whole family! Join Susie Lord every Saturday in January and February. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

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