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Black Oscars: from Mammy to Minny, What the Academy Awards Tell Us about African Americans – Virtual

Wednesday, February 2nd at 7:00pm Wonder how the Oscars have recognized black actors from the Academy Award’s beginning in 1929? Join author Frederick W. Gooding, Jr. as he presents, “Black Oscars: from Mammy to Minny, What the Academy Awards Tell Us about African Americans.” Frederick W. Gooding, Jr. provides a thorough analysis and overview of […]

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Community Valentines!

Make Valentine’s Day cards to be delivered to area nursing homes! We’ll provide all the supplies, but if you have something at home that you’d like to include in your card, please feel free to bring it! If you’d like to participate but aren’t comfortable in person, make your cards at home and drop them […]

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New Year, Know You! An Introduction to Ancestry

Wednesday, January 26 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! CONTACT: Brendan  978-373-1586, x608  programming@haverhillpl.orgLOCATION: Computer Lab

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Virtual Beginner’s Chess

Monday, January 3rd at 7:00 PM This online class teaches the fundamentals of chess as a strategy game that is the most popular game in the world. In one hour you will learn the basics of playing chess including: *Setting up the chess men*Using the pawns*Chess pieces and how they move to win*Special moves*Ten tips […]

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Living Trusts, Avoiding Probate Court, Protecting Your Assets

Thursday, December 16th at 6:30 PM In this presentation, Attorney Gerald Shyavitz will discuss living trusts, avoiding probate court, protecting your assets, and much more. He will also provide useful handouts. This program will be held inside the library. To protect patrons and staff, we will require masks for all indoor programs. Masks are required […]

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Virtual Beginner’s Chess

January 3rd at 7pm This online class teaches the fundamentals of chess as a strategy game that is the most popular game in the world. In one hour you will learn the basics of playing chess including: Setting up the chess men Using the pawns Chess pieces and how they move to win Special moves […]

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Meditation Class

A guided mindful meditation for all levels. Perfect for beginners. Led by Wyatt Ward. Please bring a yoga mat if you have one. To protect patrons and staff, we will require masks for all indoor programs. Masks are required for all patrons aged 2 or older, regardless of vaccination status. CONTACT: Brendan Kieran  978-373-1586, x608  bkieran@haverhillpl.orgLOCATION: Auditorium

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Open Mic Night

Thursday, December 2nd at 7:00 PM Are you a performing artist, established or aspiring? Join HPL for an Open Mic Night on Thursday, December 2 at 7:00 PM! Come and sing, play an instrument. read poetry, or more! Share your art with us. This program will take place in the auditorium. HPL will provide a […]

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Decolonizing: Placing Indigenous Peoples in the Conversation

Thursday, November 18th at 7:00 PM An Evening with Claudia Fox Tree & Debby Irving Courageous Conversations and Libraries Working Towards Social Justice present an online evening with Claudia Fox Tree (Arawak/Yurumein) and Debby Irving. Join Claudia Fox Tree and Debby Irving for an online conversation as they explore how U.S. narratives have shaped their […]