The Library will be closed Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

Memorial Hall Library

front

What's Happeningsee all

Gifts of the Crow with Professor John Marzluff

On Monday, June 3rd at 1:00pm, Professor John Marzluff will shine a light on the fascinating characteristics and behaviors of crows. They are mischievous, playful, social and passionate.... Read more

Andover's 14th Death Cafe is Wednesday, May 15th.

Hosted by Andover resident, Richard Davis, a Death Cafe seeks to provide an unscripted, non-judgmental platform for adults who wish to explore the many facets of an often taboo subject. It's not intended to be a support group or venue for bereavement, but everyone is welcome. Socializing and... Read more

What is the Spring bird migration?

Everyone knows that birds arrive, but what about the ones that pass through? On Thursday, May 16 at 7pm, David Moon, Sanctuary Director for Mass Audubon's Joppa Flats Education Center in Newburyport will talk about the birds that migrate throught the North Shore. Massachusetts... Read more

Triage & Transition: Why & How to Electrify Building Heating

On Thursday, May 9th at 7pm, Boston University Professor, Dr. Nathan Phillips, will discuss the why and how of moving from gas to electricity for climate mitigation, adaptation, cleaner air and safer communities. Professor Phillips studied at California State University,... Read more

see more in What's Happening

In the Spotlightsee all

Conversational english class

Conversational English Class Members Share their Thoughts

Our Conversational English class has wrapped up for the year. It meets from September to May in Memorial Hall. This class, facilitated by Carolyn Fantini, allows patrons who have studied English formally to practice their conversational skills.

To read some works and reflections from... Read more

May 20th is World Bee Day

Happy Bee Day! The UN has chosen May 20th as World Bee Day. This date "coincides with the birthday of Anton Janša, who in the 18th century pioneered modern beekeeping techniques in his native Slovenia and praised the bees for... Read more

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, which makes it a great time to check out the 2019 Asian Pacific American Literature Award Winners for all ages. These awards are... Read more

may the fourth be with you

Star Wars Reads for May the Fourth!

May the Fourth Be With You! It's always a great time to visit a galaxy far, far away but this weekend is especially good. If you want more Star Wars stories than you can find in the movies, the Force is with these recent books and comics from the Star Wars universe.

see more In the Spotlight

randomness