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Beanstack Challenges for All Ages

Kids Challenges Time to beat the winter blues with the Winter Reading Challenge! Complete badges, by reading books or doing activities, to earn points. Earn tickets for every 5, 10, 15 and 20 points. More points mean a greater chance to win our cozy raffles! The idea is simple, the rewards are priceless! Help your child […]

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Movement Mondays

Monday, January 11Monday, January 18Monday, January 25 Looking to get back into a workout routine in the new year? Join us on Mondays in January for virtual exercise classes with personal trainer Melanie Roofe of Your Personal Fitness Source! Classes can be tailored to meet needs of participants. This program will be held on Zoom. […]


NEW Covid-19 Restrictions for Library Visits

Starting Monday, December 28 the library will be implementing new restrictions for in-library visits and services. These changes are being adopted due to recent regulations and guidelines from the Governor’s Office. How will this effect your library visit? Please read the changes below: 10 patrons allowed in the building at a time. Visits will be […]

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New Year, Know You! An Introduction to Ancestry

Thursday, January 7 at 2:00pm Learn more about your family history this year! Join us for this brief introduction to Ancestry, which is available to HPL cardholders in the library and remotely. Find out how it works and how you can get started on your family history journey! For questions contact Brendan Kieran at 978-373-1586 x608 […]

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James Patterson in-conversation with Hank Phillipi Ryan

Tuesday, December 15 at 7:00pm James Patterson discusses his two new releases, THE LAST DAYS OF JOHN LENNON & DEADLY CROSS. When you register for this event, you will be asked if you’d like to subscribe to James Patterson’s newsletter. Please read Hachette Book Group’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Virtual harassment or discriminatory behavior of any kind or […]

Trustees Minutes

November 19, 2020

Haverhill Public Library Board of Trustees Minutes of November 19, 2020 The regular monthly meeting of the Trustees of the Haverhill Public Library was called to order at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 19, 2020 via Zoom or in the auditorium. In attendance were Trustees Bresnahan, Coletti, Rurak, and Veasy-Sirois.  Also in attendance were Director, […]

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Food for Fines!

Starting Monday, November 16th, the Haverhill Public Library will accept non-perishable food items in exchange for late fees. Library members will get $1 waived from their late fees for each food item that is donated (up to $10.00). We cannot accept glass containers, expired food, or open packages. Please bring donations to the Circulation Desk. […]

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Piranesi by Susanna Clarke

“The Beauty of the House is immeasurable; its Kindness infinite.” If you’re like me, you’ve been waiting for this book for 16 years! Susanna Clarke’s first novel, Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell, is a delicate masterpiece of storytelling magic, and is a book I revisit every year so my bar was set high for her […]