Memorial Hall Library

Upcoming Adult Programs

Greenscapes 101: Create a Healthier Landscape

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am

Celebrate Earth Day every day. Learn how to transform your lawn and gardens into “Greenscapes.” Established Greenscapes have plants and turf with deep roots, which are naturally resistant to drought, weeds, and disease. Greenscapes are good for you, your wallet...Read more

, Sandy Stott

Critical Hours: Search and Rescue in the White Mountains

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 3:00pm

Author Sandy Stott will share his book, Critical Hours: Search and Rescue in the White Mountains , which is due to be released on April 3, 2018. A misread map, a sudden storm, a forgotten headlamp—and suddenly a leisurely hike...Read more

Between the Words: Engaging in the Midst of Adversity

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 6:30pm

How many times have you had to edit, defend, or withdraw yourself from conversations as you expressed who you are? Regardless of your race, gender, religious, political or economic status, we’re all inhaling racial and cultural smog. Memorial Hall Library...Read more


Jane Taylor: Gardening by the Book--Plants Kids Love

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 7:00pm

The Andover Seed Library Lecture Series presents esteemed garden professional and educator, Jane Taylor. Discover how books can come alive using the garden as a story enhancer and create excitement to get outside! You'll receive suggestions of what to grow...Read more

An Evening with Author Jessica Keener

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 7:00pm

Author Jessica Keener will discuss her latest novel, Strangers in Budapest: A Novel , about a young American couple who move to Budapest after the fall of the Communist regime....Read more

Teddy Roosevelt: Mind, Body and Spirit

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 7:00pm

Cowboy, soldier, naturalist, historian, father, statesman and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, Theodore Roosevelt lived a life that inspires us still. At the age of 42, he became the youngest President in U.S. history. Get ready for a 'bully'...Read more

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month - Chinese Culture Day

Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 10:00am

All ages are welcome. Private collections of colorful Chinese art, traditional instruments, calligraphy and other historical items will be on display. Visitors can try their hand and make a craft to take home.

A collaboration of the ...Read more

Board Game Afternoon for Adults

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 1:15pm

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

MVMTA Honors Recital

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm

Enjoy an afternoon of piano music played by students of the Merrimack Valley Music Teachers Association.

Sponsored by the Friends of MHL and the Merrimack Valley Music Teachers Association.Read more

Creating a Cut Flower Garden

Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 7:00pm

Learn how to create your own cutting garden for fragrant and fresh bouquets all summer long. Erin Doolittle is a gardener at Tower Hill Botanic Garden. She designed this year's Cottage Garden. This is her eighth season as a professional...Read more