Masks are Required in the Library

by order of the Town of Andover Select Board, September 13, 2021

The library will be closed Saturday, January 29th, due to the weather.

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Cozy Winter Drinks

Take Home Story Time: Cozy Winter Drinks

This week we are offering a Take home Story Time with a theme of Cozy Winter Drinks!  Stop by to pick up your kit with songs, rhymes and a craft, and choose one of our themed stories to share at home.  We'd love to see pictures of your at home story times so please send them to... Read more

Youth Media Awards 2022

This week at the American Library Association's Midwinter Meeting the Youth Media Awards were announced.  Two of the most well known awards for Children's books are the Caldecott Award for Picture Book and the Newbery Award for... Read more

Globe Trotters

Globe Trotters: Kenya and Tanzania

Learn about other cultures and what it means to be global by participating in the Globe Trotters program.  Check out our display of books to read, and take home a kit to make a craft.  This week Miss Amy shows you how to make a lion representing Kenya and Tanzania! 


Paused for now

Due to the rise in Covid-19 cases and the new variant we have decided to pause our in person children's programs until it is safe to be together.  We plan to offer a Take home storytime each week and will continue our Globe Trotters, Book... Read more

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ALA Youth media Awards

2022 Youth Media Awards

The American Library Association has announced the 2022 Youth Media Awards . These awards celebrate the top books and media for children and young... Read more

The Art of Tangle Drawing

The Art Of Tangle Drawing

Looking for an artistic way to unwind? You might be interested in the art of Zentangle/tangle drawing/Zen doodling. You can learn more at MHL's Zen Doodling Over Zoom session on January 26th. But if you can't make the Zoom... Read more

Books About Words and Language

Books About Words and Language

Are you counting down the minutes until the next Wordle puzzle? Have you already solved this month's MHL crossword puzzle? You might also be... Read more

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2022

MHL will be closed on Monday, January 17th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. If you're able, a great way to honor the memory of Dr. King would be to participate in the APS Day of Service (created by Andover Public schools but... Read more

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