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“Circe” by Madeline Miller

If you are a fan of Greek Mythology, sweeping stories told in lush, descriptive language, and great character arcs then this is the book for you. While this review is perhaps a few years late, for anyone who was hesitant to read this book due to all of the hype during its release, let me […]

Trustees Minutes

June 17, 2021

Haverhill Public Library Board of Trustees Minutes of June 17, 2021 The regular monthly meeting of the Trustees of the Haverhill Public Library was called to order at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 17, 2021 via Zoom or in the auditorium. In attendance were Trustees Bresnahan, Klueber, Rurak, Sheehan, and Veasy-Sirois.  Also in attendance was […]

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Pride Month Streaming on Kanopy

Kanopy is a streaming service with thoughtful entertainment right to your preferred device with no fees and no commercials! Everyone from film scholars to casual viewers will discover remarkable and enriching films on Kanopy. Log in with your library card and start watching today! This month is Pride, and we have selected some of our […]

Trustees Minutes

May 20, 2021

Haverhill Public Library Board of Trustees Minutes of May 20, 2021 The regular monthly meeting of the Trustees of the Haverhill Public Library was called to order at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 20, 2021 via Zoom or in the auditorium. In attendance were Trustees Bresnahan, Coletti, Klueber, Rurak, Sheehan, and Veasy-Sirois.  Also in attendance […]

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Open Mic Night

Wednesday, May 26 at 7:00pm Are you a performing artist, established or aspiring? Join HPL for a virtual Open Mic Night on Wednesday, May 26 at 7:00 PM! Come and sing, play an instrument. read poetry, or more! Share your art with us. This program will be held on Zoom. We will send a link […]

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H is for Daylilies

Tuesday, May 11 at 6:30pm This presentation is about Hemerocallis, the daylily. How about adding a “double”, “spider”, or “eyed” daylily to your garden bed? This presentation provides information about different daylily forms, how to select daylilies for your garden, and how to care for and propagate these hardy perennial plants. Presented by Master Gardener […]

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How to Live a Happy, Purposeful Life

Tuesday, May 4 at 6:30pm What are the two most important days in your life? “The day you are born and the day you find out why,” Mark Twain famously wrote. The search for happiness is hardwired in our DNA. It transcends age, gender, geography, vocation, and personal circumstances. Learn ways to live a life […]

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Strategic Plan Community Focus Groups

Join us as we work to build our strategic plan for the next five years. Anyone can take part in this focus group, answering questions, giving feedback, and letting us know what you love about the library–or would love to see us try. These events will be via zoom with a facilitator leading the discussion. […]

Trustees Minutes

April 15, 2021

Haverhill Public Library Board of Trustees Minutes of April 15, 2021 The regular monthly meeting of the Trustees of the Haverhill Public Library was called to order at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 15, 2021 via Zoom or in the auditorium. In attendance were Trustees Bresnahan, Coletti, Klueber, Rurak, Sheehan, and Veasy-Sirois.  Also in attendance […]