Memorial Hall Library

Upcoming Adult Programs

Book Recs

Book Recs with Bookstagrammer Jody Blanchette on Zoom

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 - 7:00pm

Not sure what to read next? Join Jody (@redreadreviews) for 30 minutes of book recommendations - every genre and interest! We're sure you'll find something to like from Jody's enthusiastic reviews.

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Fish On!

Fish On! Andover 2024 with Eric Harrison- Lessons from 30 years of Striper Fishing

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 - 7:00pm

Fishing videos will air beginning at 6:30pm. Join us for discussion and raffles. Eric's presentation will start at 7:00pm.

The Fish On! series is sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library .Read more

Death Cafe

Virtual Death Cafe on Zoom

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 - 4:00pm

Join other adults, 18 and older, for an afternoon of open, lively, and insightful discussion about death.

Register on Zoom.

While not a support group nor a venue for bereavement, a Death...Read more

lined notebook with two pens

Critique Group

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 - 7:00pm

Meetings will take place in the Activity Room with a hybrid virtual option available via Zoom. Please note that the meetings on February 7th, June 5th and July 10th will be fully remote via Zoom.

A group for adults...Read more

open notebook and pen

Writers Group

Thursday, March 14, 2024 - 7:00pm

The Writers Group meets monthly on the second Thursday of each month.

In this writing workshop, participants take turns submitting original pieces of any genre. The group reads several submissions during a month, sharing genuine feedback, constructive criticism and...Read more

Mindfulness and Meditation

Mindfulness and Meditation with Lauren Masse on Zoom

Friday, March 15, 2024 - 12:00pm

Participants are welcome to find a quiet, comfortable space to relax and join mindfulness teacher, Lauren, for a calming Friday lunch break.

Register on Zoom.

Practice clearing your mind, being in the...Read more

Painting of Cypress Trees at San Vigilio

Addison Gallery Tour Laying the Foundation: The Addison’s Core Collection

Tuesday, March 19, 2024 - 11:00am

Curator Gordon Wilkins will lead visitors through the galleries to discuss the themes and works presented in the exhibition.

Join us for a gallery tour exploring a new exhibition at the Addison Gallery of American Art. Laying the Foundation...Read more

Job Seekers

MA Library Collaborative 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group on Zoom

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 - 9:30am

The Massachusetts Library Collaborative's 50+ Job Seekers Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month, from 9:30am to 11:30am, via Zoom.

Register on Zoom.

The Massachusetts Library Collaborative's 50+...Read more


Native American Repatriation & Civil Rights- NAGPRA and the Peabody Institute of Archaeology

Wednesday, March 20, 2024 - 7:00pm

Join Ryan Wheeler, director of the Robert S. Peabody Institute of Archaeology at Phillips Academy, to explore how NAGPRA changed the relationships between archaeologists, museums, and Tribal Nations.

Envisioned as Civil Rights legislation when it became law in 1990,...Read more

Gardening in a changing climate

Gardening in a Changing Climate

Thursday, March 21, 2024 - 7:00pm

Join Michele Fronk Schuckel for a discussion on how to change your gardening plans to adjust to the changing climate.

The climate is changing. Weather is getting more severe. We can be stewards of our beautiful New England and...Read more