Memorial Hall Library

Upcoming Adult Programs

Latino City

An Evening with Author Dr. Llana Barber

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 7:00pm

Latino City: Immigration and Urban Crisis in Lawrence, Massachusetts,1945-2000 explores the transformation of Lawrence into New England’s first Latino-majority city. Like many industrial cities, Lawrence entered a downward economic spiral in the decades after World War II due...Read more

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Get a Jump on College Planning & Financial Aid

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 7:00pm

Parents and students are invited to free workshop offered by Jim Femia, a Certified College Planning Specialist. He will cover how families of all income levels may be eligible for financial aid, which colleges offer the best financial aid packages,...Read more

Ayer Mill

Voices from Lawrence

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lawrence has long been known as Immigrant City. Succeeding waves of immigrants have arrived in Lawrence since the city was founded in 1845. They came first for jobs, to work in the mills: farm girls, French Canadians, Irish, Italians and...Read more

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An Evening with Andover's Poet Laureate

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm

Celebrate the release of the new poetry collection by Andover's Poet Laureate, Linda Flaherty Haltmaier. To the Left of the Sun won the 2018 International Book Award for Poetry. The evening will include a reading from her latest work....Read more

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Adult Board Game Afternoon

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 1:15pm

An afternoon for adults to learn and play board games in the Activity Room. Facilitated by Andover resident, John Totten.Read more

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Computer Users Group

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 1:30pm

A monthly group facilitated by librarians, Dean Baumeister and Theo Kontos. A collaboration with The Center at Punchard. Check the event calendar for topics.Read more

Andi Ross

Let's Get Vertical with Andi Ross

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 7:00pm

Gardens with verticality give eye-level pizazz. Landscape designer and garden coach, Andi Ross will present the annual and perennial vines adaptable in our growing zone, including a visual guide to clematis - a must-have plant in any New England garden....Read more

Drop-in Book Chat with Kim & Clare

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 10:00am

Stop by the Teen Room and chat about books with librarians, Kim Lynn and Clare Curran. They'll have some recommendations for what to read next.Read more

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Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Living Small

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

Stop wasting money! Stop wasting energy! Start saving the planet!

Presenter, Daria Mark, of Mothers Out Front Mobilizing for a Livable...Read more

Pub Trivia at Andolini's

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 7:00pm

Join us for another night of trivia at Andolini's just down the street at 19 Essex Street. Bring a team and all of your favorite facts! $50 cash prize to the winning team, courtesy of the Friends of MHL.Read more