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Roots of Black Music in America

Saturday, February 13th at 10 a.m. Karlus Trapp’s delightful, educational, and entertaining presentation ”The Roots of Black Music in America” is a 100 year journey back through time to hear, experience anew, and learn about the music of America’s black musical giants. Bring the whole family! It is a joyful show that encourages and comes […]

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Mindfulness and Meditation

Tues 2/2, Thurs 2/11, Tues 2/16, Tues 2/23 @ 3:45 Join Certified Meditation Instructor Amy Rutledge to learn different meditation techniques such as mindfulness, loving-kindness, creative visualizations, and affirmations to cultivate self love, self worth, confidence, compassion, focus, concentration, stress, anxiety relief, and help with navigating difficult emotions and change. Each week has a different […]

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Geronimo Stilton Book Club

Tuesday, January 19 at 4:00 p.m. Join Colleen for a Geronimo Stilton book club on Zoom! You can share which is your favorite character, play a game, and make a craft. Register for the program and we will send you a link for the Zoom meeting an hour before the program. Make sure to sign-up early and […]

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Binary Bracelets

Wednesday, December 9 @ 4:00 p.m. Join Mr. Chance on Zoom to learn the basics of binary and make a bracelet to demonstrate your skills! No coding experience or special software required. (only Zoom) This class is perfect for young coders ages 8+. All families welcome. Questions? Contact HPL Youth Services – 978-373-1586 x626

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Silver Medals Book Club

SILVER MEDALS is the bi-monthly book club that discusses Newbery Honor books. Not the gold-medal winners — but the runner ups. Newbery Honor books are typically written for readers ages 10-12, but all interested young readers are welcome to join us for a guided discussion. We will discuss each book virtually — or in person, […]

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Gingerbread Houses

Saturday, December 12 @ 2:00 p.m. Pick up a home-baked gingerbread house kit and assemble them at home — with Mandy Roberge of Wicked Good Henna! Kits will be available to pick up the week of 12/7, with the Zoom workshop on 12/12 at 2 p.m. ​The kit includes one pre-made/assembled gingerbread house (made from […]

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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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Virtual Author Visit with Aunt Katie

Saturday, November 7 at 10 a.m. Meet Kathryn Leslie aka Aunt Katie! She is the author of Gracie: a bilingual adventure in the Blue Ridge Mountains in English and Spanish. This is an interactive presentation with fun activities! This book was created with the intention of assisting monolingual adults in helping children become bilingual. Inside […]