Events Calendar


September

A pile of Lego bricks: white, red, blue, and yellow. Two large bricks and two small bricks.

September 20 Wednesday

LEGO Workshop

4:00 – 5:00 PM The challenge is to build any animal real or imagined! Registration not required. Ages: 5 & up.


Family Story Time! Three birds sit on the grass under a blue sky with puffy white clouds. One bird is blue, one is purple, and one is green. They all have orange beaks.

September 29 Friday

Drop-In Storytime

10:30 – 11:30 AM Haverhill Family & Community Connection hosts an hour of stories, crafts & open play. Registration not required. Ages: Infants – age 8.


October

Six pumpkins arranged on a green picnic table. Each pumpkin is decorated with colored paper, cut into shapes which make faces. One pumpkin has a cat face, completed with whiskers. Another pumpkin shows a vampire face with a widow's peak. Feathers and dried plants are used for hair.

October 11 Wednesday

Pumpkin Decorating

4:00 – 5:00 PM Join us in celebrating Halloween by decorating a no-carve pumpkin! All materials will be supplied to make it spooky or sparkly. Space is limited in this program. Registration begins October 2. Ages: 5 & up.


A yellow warning sign reads: 'Warning Zombie Outbreak'. A biohazard symbol of red crescents is displayed above the words.

October 19 Thursday

Zombie Laser Tag

4:00 – 6:00 PM Greg McAdams and UFO rentals will put you and your friends to the test - Will you survive or get infected and turn into a zombie? Registration begins October 2. Ages: 8 & up.


Among the Reeds book cover: The True Story of How a Family Survived the Holocaust. A sepia toned photograph of a family: father, mother, daughter, and son.

October 26 Thursday

Book Talk and Signing with Dr. Tammy Bottner

6:30 PM Local author Tammy Bottner will share her new book, Among the Reeds: The True Story of How a Family Survived the Holocaust. Both a family memoir and an investigation of how severe trauma is passed to later generations, this story is fascinating, horrific, and ultimately uplifting. Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event.


Family Story Time! Three birds sit on the grass under a blue sky with puffy white clouds. One bird is blue, one is purple, and one is green. They all have orange beaks.

October 27 Friday

Drop-In Storytime

10:30 – 11:30 AM Haverhill Family & Community Connection hosts an hour of stories, crafts & open play. Registration not required. Ages: Infants – age 8.


November

Princess Bride: an interactive film experience. Cary Elwes and Robin Wright gaze into each other eyes. A silver tiara and a saber complete the film graphic.

November 20 Monday

Princess Bride Interactive Movie

1:30 PM We’ll show The Princess Bride and encourage you to share this timeless classic in a new way by rhyming with Fezzik, announcing your vengeful intentions along with Inigo, and interrupting the story to make sure this isn’t a “kissing book”. We will have snacks and props to make things even more entertaining. Have fun storming the castle with us! November 20 is an early release day for Pentucket Middle & High School. Ages: 12 & up.


A christmas tree center piece made out of the pages from a magazine. A gold star tops the tree. Gold wribbon wraps the sides. Ornaments include red and green presents and a red stocking. The words 'Merry Christmas' wrap the red cylinder base.

November 28 Tuesday

Christmas Craft Workshop

6:30 – 7:30 PM We’ll be creating a unique Christmas tree centerpiece out of recycled magazines. All materials will be supplied. Registration begins November 13. Ages: 18+.


December

A gingerbread house with a frosted roof and a peppermint candy chimney. Candy canes frame the front door. Marshmallows and colored candy forms a front walkway.

December 6 Wednesday

Gingerbread House Workshop

10:30 – 11:30 AM 4:00 – 5:00 PM

Each child will create their own unique gingerbread house with a milk carton, graham crackers, royal icing, and plenty of candy for decorating. A $2.00 materials fee will be collected when you pre-register for this program. Registration begins November 20. Ages: 3 & up.