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Events in March 2017

  • March 1, 2017

    Mother Goose Storytime

    Ducklings Storytime

  • March 6, 2017

    N/A

    PHOTO CONTEST

    Make Your Dog a Star Photo Contest

    Show us your dog’s funny side. All shutterbugs and all ages are welcome to enter.

    Pickup the Rules and Entry Form at the library or on the website. Submission deadline is Friday, March 10th.

    From March 11th through March 26th, the community is invited to view the photographs and vote for Best in Show.

  • March 7, 2017

    RASPBERRY Pi ROBOT BUILDING

    Come learn about basic circuits and robots built using the Raspberry Pi computer board. After programming your robot to move as a drone, we'll challenge you to use an on-board camera to catch glimpses of "Poke-aliens" at landmarks on a "Mission to Mars".

    Hosted by the Rhode Island Computer Museum and supported by The Hooper Fund.

  • March 8, 2017

    Mother Goose Storytime

    Ducklings Storytime

    Teen Advisory Board Meeting

    Join the Manchester Public Library’s Teen Advisory Board and have a say in what happens at YOUR library, have some fun and earn Community Service hours! The Teen Advisory Board offers suggestions and help in making the Manchester Public Library a fun and exciting place for teens.

    This year we’ll be designing an “Escape Room” program, developing “What You Going to Read?” book lists, taking our annual shopping trip to Barnes and Noble, and putting together lots of summer reading crafts and games.

    We meet on the second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM. Applications are available at the library. If you have questions, please email YA Librarian, Anne Cowman at: acowman@ manchesterpl.org.

  • March 10, 2017

    PHOTO CONTEST SUBMISSION DEADLINE

    Today is the submission deadline for the dog photo contest. There's still time to get photos of your pooch submitted by 5 PM today. Good luck!

  • March 11, 2017

    Seaside Saturdays: Wee Folks

  • March 13, 2017

    N/A

    VOTE FOR BEST IN SHOW

    Come in and view the submissions on display of the dog photo contest. You'll have the opportunity to vote for "Best In Show" until March 26th.

    Vote Early ! Vote Often!

    Contest is in conjunction with Manchester Reads 2017.

    Nonfiction Book Group

    Meets on Mondays at 5:30 PM. New Members are always welcome. For more information please click on the link below.

    Nonfiction Book Group

    Hearthside Book Group

    Meets the first Tuesday (mostly) of the month at 4:00 PM. New Members are always welcome. For more information please click on the link below.

    Hearthside Book Group

  • March 15, 2017

    Mother Goose Storytime

    Ducklings Storytime

  • March 18, 2017

    N/A

    TAB at B&N

    The Teen Advisory Board Shops at Barnes and Noble

    The high school student volunteers of the Teen Advisory Board will be visiting Barnes and Noble to shop for new additions to the Young Adult collection.

  • March 19, 2017

    Monthly Sunday Book Sales

    The Friends of the Manchester Public library will be kicking off monthly book sales on Sunday, October 16th. Each Sunday the book sale carts will be filled, arranged, and staffed by a Friend of the Manchester Public Library. A great opportunity for some great books that support and supplement library programs and services. · The sales will be held: Nov 20, Dec 4, Jan 22, Feb 26, and March 19.

  • March 20, 2017

    N/A

    VOTE FOR BEST IN SHOW

    Come in and view the submissions on display of the dog photo contest. You'll have the opportunity to vote for "Best In Show" until March 26th.

    Vote Early ! Vote Often!

    Contest is in conjunction with Manchester Reads 2017.

  • March 22, 2017

    Mother Goose Storytime

    Ducklings Storytime

  • March 26, 2017

    LAST DAY PHOTO CONTEST

    Today is the last day to view all the dog photo submissions and to vote for Best In Show. The Library is open today 1 to 5 PM.

  • March 27, 2017

    Wordsmiths Book Club

    For kids in grades 4 & 5. Please register with Miss Kate! To learn more about Book Club, click here.

  • March 29, 2017

    Mother Goose Storytime

    Ducklings Storytime

  • March 30, 2017

    MANCHESTER READS AUTHOR TALK

    This year’s Manchester Reads book is Rescue Road: One Man, Thirty Thousand Dogs, and a Million Miles on the Last Hope Highway by the New York Times bestselling author and journalist Peter Zheutlin.

    Mr. Zheutlin will give us first-hand information about his adventures in writing this book when he visits the library for an author talk on Thursday, March 30th at 6:30 PM.

  • March 31, 2017

    Mystery Book Group

    Meets the last Friday of the month at 10:30 AM. New Members are always welcome. For more information please click on the link below.

    Mystery Book Group

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