The Friends of the Library Book and Media Sale will take place Wednesday, Oct. 26th through Saturday, Oct. 29th. Book Sale donations are now being accepted! Please bring used books, DVDs, audiobooks, and music CDs to the Meeting Room. We cannot accept encyclopedias, textbooks, VHS tapes, or audio cassettes. All proceeds from the book sale go to the Friends of the Topsfield Library.
Have you read the Tri-Town Community Read book, Life is Good yet? Creativity is one of Bert and John Jacobs's "superpowers" for an optimistic and positive life. We'll be focusing on this superpower with programming in our new creative maker space on the second floor throughout the month of October!
Coming up on Monday, Oct. 24th is Color Me Calm: a drop-in coloring book session for ages 16 and up. Bring your own colored pencils and coloring books, or use one of ours! No signup is required.
Join us in your favorite pajamas with a stuffed animal and/or blanket for fun bedtime stories, crafts, and activities. Run by Coordinated Family Community Engagement, funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools. No sign up required!
Bring your dads, grandpas, uncles, and male caregivers for stories, music, and of course, donuts! This program is sponsored by CFCE and funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools, as well as a generous donation from Honeydew Donuts.
Interested in finding a Mahjong group in Topsfield? Interested in learning to play Mahjong? There will be a group meeting on Monday nights twice a month to play Mahjong! This age old game originated in China and the first Mahjong sets sold in the U.S. were sold by Abercrombie & Fitch starting in 1920. Mahjong is enjoying a resurgence with younger people - come join the fun!
Totally Tots is a playgroup at the Topsfield Town Library, run by Coordinated Family Community Engagement (CFCE). This playgroup is an opportunity for children to create, invent, reason and problem solve. Please register online at the CFCE website. CFCE is funded by a grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools.
Adult coloring is the newest way to be artistic! Bring your own colored pencils and coloring books, or use the library's. The library has purchased new adult coloring books and dot-to-dot books. No pressure, just drop in and color! Must be 16 or older to attend. This program will take place in the second floor Maker Space.
The Friends of the Library Book and Media Sale will take place from Wednesday, Oct. 26-Saturday, Oct. 29th, during open library hours. Donations are now being accepted. Thank you!
The first "Concert in the Barn" for the 2016-2017 season! Whose Muddy Shoes is an acoustic quartet playing original tunes with a unique selection of familiar and lesser known American classics. The WMS style emphasizes high energy arrangements with full bodied vocal harmony, playing traditional blues, folk, and other classic Americana along with original tunes.