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Memorial Hall Library

What's Happening

Zombie Apocalypse Survival Course, Monday July 10 at 2pm

This Monday, July 10 at 2pm, teens get the chance to come learn how to survive the zombie apocalypse! This is designed to be an extremely fun, engaging, workshop style program where everyone gets involved.

Topics include: Basic first aid and first aid kits, Emergency "Bug Out Bags", Lost...

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Entering grades 6 - 12? Join Teen Summer Reading!

If you're looking to read and win prizes this summer, the Teen Summer Reading Club is for you! Along with the awesome programs we're having this summer - think zombie preparedness, manga drawing, ukulele lessons, a Harry Potter lock-in, and more - we're giving teens in grades 6 - 12 the...

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APS Summer Reading Choices

Find your required summer reading choices here and request them through the catalog. The Teen Room has multiple copies of all of these books.

tick id card

Did you miss the tick program? It's now available online.

The tick program on Tuesday, June 27 at 7pm in Memorial Hall is now available...

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Pub Trivia

Looking for something to do? Come to Pub Trivia at Andolini's!

Join our librarians for another night of Pub Trivia on Tuesday, June 20 at 7pm at Andolini's. Bring a team or join one there. $50 cash prize provided by the Friends of MHL.

save seeds

Save some seeds.

On Monday, June 12 at 7pm, Hannah Traggis returns to show you the best ways to save seeds from your favorite crops. You might even want to donate some back to the Andover Seed Library. Lots of handouts and plenty of time for questions. Sign up...

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Introducing our new catalog!

If you haven't already noticed we have a new catalog! Thank you for your patience during the transition the last few days. We're so excited to be able to offer this new system to our patrons. The new system comes with some great updates and new features.

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baked goods

Learn how to create healthy & allergen-free desserts.

Are you thinking that now is the time to begin eating healthier, but you don’t want to give up those desserts you really enjoy?  Do food allergies or dietary restrictions prevent your family members from enjoying the sweets they crave? Would you like to know how to adapt your favorite baked...

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Shawsheen, Shawshin

There is new artwork on the roof deck.

The roof deck on Level 1 is now home to a striking bronze and stainless steel portrait of the Shawsheen River, 'Shawsheen, Shawshin 1692-2017.' Created by artists, Gene and Susan Flores, the piece is based on a hand drawn map from 1692, which shows the river in its most undisturbed state, and...

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dog with laptop

Are you shopping for a new computer?

On Monday, June 5 at 10am, staff librarian, Theo Kontos, will teach you what to look for in a new computer, go over some of the parts of the computer, and touch briefly on upgrading/repairing the machine you have. He’ll discuss what ram does and how much you need, the difference...

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