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Haverhill Reads Author Talk – Saadia Faruqi

Saturday, April 3 at 10:00am Saadia Faruqi is a Pakistani American author, essayist and interfaith activist. She writes the children’s early reader series Yasmin published by Capstone and other books for children, including middle grade novels “A Place At The Table” (HMH/Clarion 2020) co-written with Laura Shovan, and “A Thousand Questions” (Harper Collins 2020). She […]

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Edible Perennial Gardening and Landscaping

Saturday, March 13 at 2:00pm Edible Perennial Gardening and Landscaping is a power point presentation featuring the variety of trees, shrubs, vines, canes, and herbaceous perennials that can be grown in New England for bountiful harvests of fruits, nuts, and vegetables. Participants learn how to establish and care for these plants using organic methods of […]

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Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement – Virtual Event

Monday, February 22 at 6:30pm Join flutist and lecturer Galen Abdur-Razzaq for a combined lecture and music performance entitled Jazz and the Civil Rights Movement. It begins with a flute prelude performed by Galen. Followed by a 60minutes PowerPoint presentation chronicling the music from the turn of the century to present day and highlights various […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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Festive Flicks Drive-Up Movie Nights

Thursday, December 17 at 6:30pm Join us for a family friendly drive-up movie nights! This event is free, but you must register in advance due to limited space.  This week’s movie is The Grinch. This movie is rated PG. Register only one slot for your car. Social distancing will be in place. Come to the […]

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It’s Autumn at the Library!

Halloween is on display! And you are right if these gravestones look familiar. They are all local and are noteworthy such as the grave of Mary Ingalls the Countess de Vipart, the Abigail Carleton Hasseltine Monument a tribute to her 40 years as Principal at Bradford Academy,  and the peculiar (haunted?) granite sphere of the […]

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Halloween: A Haunted History with Dustin Pari

Thursday, October 22 at 6:00pm Ah, Halloween. Autumnal breezes, crisp leaves, and pumpkin flavored everything! What is it about this time of year that is so enchanting, so mystifying? In this lecture Dustin sheds some light on the spooky shadows of Halloween history and lore. Ghost stories? Oh yeah, he has some of those too. […]