Events Calendar


July

July 20 Friday

Exploration Time!

10:30 – 11:30 AM Come explore activities, hands-on toys and manipulatives, and fun crafts all about recycling with the Haverhill Family & Community Connection. Registration not required. Ages: infants – age 8.


July 24 Tuesday

Mother Goose on the Loose

10:30 – 11:00 AM A fun introduction to Storytime including rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster speech development, motor coordination and self-confidence. Registration not required. Ages: infants – age 2 years.


July 25 Wednesday

Friends of the library.

WingMasters

4:00 – 5:00 PM Come find out all about these rescued raptor’s stories and natural history. You’ll hear the bird’s different sounds and explore their meanings and their music! Registration not required. Ages: 6 & up.


July 26 Thursday

Drive-In Movie

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Build your own cardboard car, and then enjoy a short animated movie from the driver's seat! Bring a snack and we’ll provide the boxes and other supplies. Registration begins July 9. Ages: 4 & up (with an adult).


July 31 Tuesday

Mother Goose on the Loose

10:30 – 11:00am A fun introduction to Storytime including rhymes, songs, puppets and instruments to foster speech development, motor coordination and self-confidence. Registration not required. Ages: infants – age 2 years.


August

August 1 Wednesday

Sharpie Tie-Dye T-Shirt Workshop

2:00 – 3:00 pm Transform a t-shirt into tie-dyed work of art using Sharpie markers and some rubbing alcohol. All materials will be supplied. Registration begins July 23. Ages: 10 & up.


August 2 Thursday

Ukalele Jam with S.N.H.U.G

7:00 – 8:00 PM Join us for a fun evening of great music and stories shared by the members of the Southern NH Ukalele Group. They’re mission is to provide a forum for area ukesters of all levels to share songs, techniques and friendship while learning more about everyone's favorite instrument. Registration not required.


August 7 Tuesday

Teddy Bear Picnic (Rain or Shine)

11:00 AM – Noon Bring a blanket, a picnic lunch and your favorite stuffed animal! Registration not required. Ages: All Ages.


August 9 Thursday

Novel Engineering

5:00 – 6:15 PM Elementary teacher, Jennifer Sands will read a story then mentor the kids as they work together to take on the role of engineer and problem solve a challenge for the characters in the book. Registration begins July 23. Ages: 7 – 12.


August 13 Monday

Irish Step Dance Demonstration

4:00 – 5:00 PM The Bracken School of Irish Step Dance and their students will entertain with a sampling of traditional Celtic dances. Registration not required.

Summer Reading Ends

Turn in all reading logs, Bingo cards & raffle tickets.


August 24 Friday

Exploration Time!

10:30 – 11:30 AM Come explore activities, hands-on toys and manipulatives, and fun crafts all about recycling with the Haverhill Family & Community Connection. Registration not required. Ages: infants – age 8.


“Libraries Rock!” is sponsored by your local library, the Mass. Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the MA Board of Library Commissioners.

Massachusetts Cultural Council.

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Merrimac Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Friends of the library.

Sponsored fully or in part by the Friends of the Merrimac Public Library.