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Holiday tree of books

A book tree topped with a message.

Take a moment out of your busy schedule to view the lovely book tree on Level 2, created by MHL staff members, Alessia Cronkhite, Gerry Deyermond and Vicki Murphy.

Free movies at MHL

MHL's Monday Movie is December 14 at 7pm. The Age of Adaline is the story of a young woman born at the turn of the 20th century, who is rendered ageless after an accident. After many solitary years, she meets a man who complicates the eternal life she has settled into. Stars Blake...

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Shawsheen River Greenway Community Workshop

Attend a community workshop on Thursday, December 10 at 7pm, and share your ideas for opportunities to create a Shawsheen River Greenway. Heather McMann of Groundwork Lawrence will describe their experience creating the Spicket River Greenway, a 3.5 mile long "emerald bracelet" of green spaces...

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mandala colored

Create @ MHL: Adult Coloring Workshop

On Thursday, December 3 at 7pm, get in on the adult coloring craze with this workshop led by trained art therapist, Liza Fernanda Lopez...

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Champa Bilwakesh

Authors Among Us: Champa Bilwakesh

On Wednesday, December 2 at 7pm in Friends Alcove 2, Andover author Champa Bilwakesh will discuss her book, ...

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Shop for the holidays and support the Library.

The Friends' Holiday Book Sale and Silhouettes is coming Saturday, December 5 from 9am to 3pm. There will be gift quality books for all ages, including...

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Pocket Park idea

Do you think Andover could use more pocket parks and public art?

Come to an interactive public session on Thursday, November 19 at 7pm to discuss the possibilities for public art and pocket parks in...

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It's never to early to start planning for college.

On Thursday, November 5 at 7pm, Jim Femia, a Certified College Planning Specialist (CCPS) and member of the...

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counting sheep

"Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone." -Anthony Burgess

On Sunday, November 1 at 2pm, Dr. Kenneth Sassower will present the latest medical research connecting sleep apnea...

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Celebrity and Entertainment Obsession

Celebrity Obsession

Are you obsessed with the latest celebrity gossip? Can't resist the foibles of the rich and famous? On Thursday, October 29 at 7pm, Andover author, Michael Levy will share his insights and explore the psychological nature of our obsession and offer suggestions for tempering our responses to...

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