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Ukulele Workshops for Kids and Teens

Have you ever wanted to learn to play the ukulele? Here's your chance! On Monday July 31, professional musician Julie Stepanek will teach kids and teens some basic ukulele chords so they can play many popular songs. Julie provides her own ukuleles so there is no need to bring your own! We have... Read more

Celebrate Harry Potter's birthday a few days early!

Do you love Harry Potter? Are to desperate to talk about all things Hogwarts, Wizarding World, and beyond?! Come to our Harry Potter Lock-in! This after hours event for teens entering grades 6 - 12 will feature Harry Potter crafts, snacks, and one of the movies. We will... Read more

Wump Mucket Puppets

What is a Wump Mucket?

Join us next Tuesday, August 1st at 3pm to find out when Terrence Burke visits to present his Wump Mucket Puppet Show!  This program is suitable for ages 3-10 and begins at 3pm in Memorial Hall.  Registration for adults and children is on-going until the show.  This program is sponsored by The... Read more

A Better Chance Andover

A Better Chance Exhibit comes to MHL.

A Better Chance of Andover is celebrating its 50th anniversary and is sharing part of its very extensive exhibit with the library. Learn more about how ABC of Andover got its start. On view in the Lower Level lobby.

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Happy Birthday, Harry Potter!

Happy birthday, Harry Potter! The famous fictional wizard's birthday is July 31st, and 2017 also marks the 20th year since the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher/Sorcerer's Stone in 1997. To celebrate, here are some books for readers of all ages to check out, after they've... Read more

Live every week like it's Shark Week

Books & Movies for Shark Week

Are you a fan of Discovery Channel's Shark Week? This year Shark Week, which aims to clear up misconceptions about sharks and promote oceanic conservation, will begin on Sunday, July 23. This year the Discover Channel hopes to finally answer the question everyone's been wondering:... Read more

A summer reading list of lists

We love reading in the summer here at MHL. Obviously, we love reading any time of year, but there is something particularly special about books and sunshine. Whether you're on the beach, in the woods, or just at your house, there's nothing like a good book during a vacation. I find it ... Read more

Read the New York Times more easily!

Looking for more ways to read the news? We have a new subscription available to patrons in the library and to Andover cardholders at home: The New York Times Direct Digital Access! Instead of our searchable New York Times access which we still have, this provides daily access to the full text of... Read more

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