Memorial Hall Library

Upcoming Adult Programs

Write Poetry with Andover's Poet Laureate

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:00pm

April is National Poetry Month. Try your hand at writing a poem or two with Andover's Poet Laureate. Linda Flaherty Haltmaier will guide you through exercises to get the creative juices flowing.Read more

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American History with Don Robb: The Gilded Age

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 1:30pm

Historians and economists often compare the "Gilded Age" (1876 - 1900) to the Nineteen Twenties, and present-day America. This series, led by Don Robb, will explore how the Gilded Age changed America: powerful industrial corporations, a huge influx of immigrants,...Read more

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Delvena Theatre Company: Isabella

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 7:00pm

Step back in time and meet Isabella Stewart Gardner, the famed founder of the eponymous museum in Boston. Learn about her life, charm, friends and acquaintances, travels, stylish taste and unconventional behavior. Presented by Delvena Theatre Company. The cast will...Read more

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Adult Board Game Afternoon

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 1:15pm

An afternoon for adults to learn and play board games in the Activity Room. Facilitated by Marc McConley.Read more

Edward Hopper, Manhattan Bridge Loop, 1928. Oil on canvas, 35 x 60 inches. 1932.17, Gift of Stephen C. Clark, Esq.

Addison Gallery Tour: In and Out of Place

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 7:00pm

In and Out of Place , an exhibition of works from the Addison’s permanent collection, investigates the nuanced and varied physical and human characteristics that set place apart from mere location . Join Curator Gordon Wilkins for a...Read more

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For Peat's Sake: Bogs, Fens and Peatland Habitats of Foster's Pond

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 7:00pm

Peatlands are natural flood controls, fascinating ecosystems, and storage bins for more carbon than all other vegetation types in the world combined. Foster’s Pond offers an incredible diversity of peatland habitats whose size and complexity are unmatched in this region....Read more

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American History with Don Robb: The Gilded Age

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 1:30pm

Historians and economists often compare the "Gilded Age" (1876 - 1900) to the Nineteen Twenties, and present-day America. This series, led by Don Robb, will explore how the Gilded Age changed America: powerful industrial corporations, a huge influx of immigrants,...Read more

Triage & Transition: Why & How to Electrify Building Heating

Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 7:00pm

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, Sacramento and...Read more

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Computer Users Group

Monday, May 13, 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

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Death Cafe

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 6:30pm

Please join us at 6:30pm for socializing and refreshments, followed by a prompt event start at 7:00pm.

Join other adults for Andover's Death Cafe - an evening of open, lively, and insightful discussion about death.

While...Read more

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