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Events in August 2015

  • August 1, 2015

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    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

    Friends of the Library Book Sale

    Friends of the Library book sale on Saturday, August 1 from 9 AM - 5PM and Sunday from 10 AM to 2 PM

  • August 2, 2015

    Friends of the Library Book Sale

    Friends of the Library book sale on Saturday, August 1 from 9 AM - 5PM and Sunday from 10 AM - 2 PM

  • August 3, 2015

    Mother Goose Storytime

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

  • August 5, 2015

    Wordsmiths Young Writer's Camp Party

    Attention, writers! If you participated in any of our Wordsmiths Young Writer's Camp sessions, then you're invited to our closing party! Prizes will be awarded, food will be eaten, and writing will be shared (but only if you want to)! Party will last 45 minutes. Only for Writer's Camp participants. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

  • August 7, 2015

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    Last Day for Topsfield Fair Tickets!

    August 7 is the official last day to qualify for Topsfield Fair tickets, earned at 600 minutes of reading! You can continue to get goodie bags (150 minutes), bookplates (300 minutes), and raffle tickets (800 minutes - for Manchester Essex Memorial Elementary School students only) until August 21. Happy reading!

    Ed the Wizard's Magic Show

    On Friday, August 7 at 10:30 AM, get ready to see some amazing magic performed by Ed the Wizard at our Summer Reading closing party! Be prepared to have fun as you learn how Albus Dumbledore from the Harry Potter books was an inspiration and hero for Ed the Wizard. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Manchester Cultural Council. All ages are welcome and there will be snacks and drinks. Please register in advance by calling 978-526-2016 or email Kate at kstadt@mvlc.org.

  • August 8, 2015

    N/A

    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

  • August 10, 2015

    Mother Goose Storytime

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

  • August 11, 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.

  • August 15, 2015

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    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

  • August 20, 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.

  • August 21, 2015

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    Last Day of Summer Reading!

    This is the official last day to earn the goodie bags (150 minutes), bookplates (300 minutes), and raffle tickets (800 minutes)! Happy reading!

  • August 22, 2015

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    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

  • August 28, 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-Hot Pursuit

    An uptight and by-the-book cop tries to protect the outgoing widow of a drug boss as they race through Texas pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen. Starring Reese Witherspoon, Sofía Vergara & Matthew Del Negro. Bring your own soft drink, the Library will have the popcorn. Please register at the Circulation Desk or call 978-526-7711. Space is limited.

  • August 29, 2015

    N/A

    Closed Weekends July through Labor Day

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