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Press April 2, 2024

News & Events for Kids and Families Community Poetry Reading and Reception  Wednesday, April 10 at 5:30—6:30PM  Join us as we celebrate the winners of Manchester Public Library’s poetry contest. On Wednesday, April 10th from 5:30-6:30. Come and hear our local poets of all ages read their winning poems. Light refreshments will be served at … Continued

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Press March 25, 2024

Library Hours Changing In April  Spring is here and the Library is closed on Sundays until the Fall. News & Events for Kids and Families Community Poetry Reading and Reception  Wednesday, April 10 at 5:30—6:30PM  Join us as we celebrate the winners of Manchester Public Library’s poetry contest. On Wednesday, April 10th from 5:30-6:30. Come … Continued

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Press March 18, 2024

Library Hours Changing In April  Spring is here and the library will be closed on Sundays after March 24. Hours are posted on our website.  News & Events for Kids and Families Poetry Contest    Entries Due by Friday, March 22nd   Do you love poetry and writing? Enter the Manchester Public Library Poetry Contest! … Continued

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Press March 11, 2024

MBTS Library Renovation Grant Opportunity  Since its inception, the Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library has been a cherished part of the community, however, it faces many challenges due to its size, age and especially its many accessibility issues. The Library cannot truly fulfill its mission until it is ADA compliant and can provide welcoming and easy-to-navigate space … Continued

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Press March 4, 2024

MBTS Library Renovation Grant Opportunity  Since its inception, the Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library has been a cherished part of the community, however, it faces many challenges due to its size, age and especially its many accessibility issues. The Library cannot truly fulfill its mission until it is ADA compliant and can provide welcoming and easy-to-navigate space … Continued

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Press February 26, 2024

Discover a New Free Resource at the MBTS Public Library   PebbleGo is a curricular content hub specifically designed for K-2 students. Packed with informational articles, ready-made activities, and literacy supports for students of all abilities, it boosts engagement and fosters independent learning in core subject areas. Explore the world of animals with articles that … Continued

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Press February 20, 2024

Photo caption: “Twenty-seven attendees packed the library to hear Dr. David J. Roberts MD, SVP of Operations Community Division Mass General Brigham, speak about how food, shelter and loneliness affect our health and what can be done to support efforts to meet these basic needs. This program is a part of the Manchester Cultural Council … Continued

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Press February 12, 2024

NEW Moble App is Available for iPhone and Android Users   The new MVLC Mobile App is now available! It can be downloaded from the app store or users who already have the previous app installed can simply update the app to download the new version.  MVLC Mobile is the Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library’s mobile app that … Continued

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Press February 5, 2024

News & Events for Kids and Families  *To register for the programs below and more: manchesterpl.org/events or call 978-526-7711  Early Childhood Partners CFCE’s Seaside Saturdays  Saturday, February 10 at 10:00—11:00AM  Please join us for a SUPERHERO-THEMED story time and craft on Saturday, February 10th from 10-11! This program is designed for children ages 0-6 and … Continued

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Press January 29, 2024

Check out More than Books at the MBTS Library  Did you know the library has 3 sizes of snowshoes available for kids and adults? Checkout is for a week. Manchester residents can reserve a pair from our Library of Things at manchesterpl.org/borrow/library-of-things/ You can also checkout birdwatching kits, donated by Manchester By The Sea Friends … Continued

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