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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. […]

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Virtual Tabletop Guild

Saturday, April 24 at 2:00pm Calling all intrepid explorers, cunning detectives, madcap inventors, ghost whisperers and swashbuckling fightspeople! Are you a tabletop roleplaying game fan, or someone interested in trying them out? The Virtual Tabletop Guild will be a place to explore the many worlds and systems that tabletop roleplaying has to offer, from the […]

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Vegetable Gardening for Everyone

Monday, April 5 at 6:30pm Vegetable gardening is something everyone can enjoy, from the novice to the experienced gardener.  It can be a way to bring fresh food to your table, a way to teach children where food comes from, or even a way to beautify your yard!  We’ll look at different types of vegetable gardens […]

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The Ultimate Presentation for Red Sox Nation

Wednesday, March 24 at 7:00pm Take a fun and enlightening journey through Boston Red Sox history with the author of the Ultimate Boston Red Sox Time Machine Book. This presentation features videos and photographs of the greatest and most fascinating players, teams, events and moments in franchise history. The program also includes trivia questions for […]

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Haverhill Reads Author Talk – Kyle Lukoff

Saturday, April 24 at 10:00am Kyle Lukoff writes books for kids and other people. He spent eight years as an elementary school librarian, but now he writes full time, assists in sensitivity readings and consultations, and presents on children’s and youth literature all across the country. He got hired at a bookstore when he was […]

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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 […]