Topsfield Town Library
One South Common Street, Topsfield MA 01983 (978)887-1528 ask[at]topsfieldlibrary.org

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Library Hours
Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am to 8pm Tues: 10am to 5pm Wed: Noon to 5pm Thurs: 10am to 8pm Fri: Noon to 5pm Sat: 10am to 5pm


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Get Ready to Trick or Treat at the Library!

teal pumpkin
Halloween starts early this year! Stop by the library to trick or treat anytime between noon and 7:00pm on Monday, October 30th. We'll have fun Halloween activities and allergy-friendly treats all afternoon. Don't forget to wear your costume! This all-ages event is sponsored by the Friends of the Topsfield Library.

Digital Magazines Have a New Home

rbdigitalIf you've been downloading our digital magazines, you may have noticed a slight change: Zino has merged with RBdigital. While your account and subscriptions still exist, you will need switch to the new RBdigital app to log in. Like Zinio, this is a free app available in your device's app store.

If you haven't tried our digital magazine service, now is a great time to start! Just download the RB Digital app or head over to the RB digital website to get started. You will need to enter your Topsfield library card number before creating an account, then you'll be ready to start downloading!

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Upcoming Events:

sewing materialsLearn to Sew
Monday, October 23rd
6:30-7:45

Sewing lessons will provide instruction in using a sewing machine and starting a simple sewing project. Class is now full. Another class will open in January. Contact Wendy Thatcher for more information.

fall leavesFall Storytime
Tuesday, October 24th
10:30am: 1½-3 year olds
1:00pm: 3-5 year-olds

Today's theme will be owls! 1½-3 year-olds will be meeting at 10:30am and 3-5 year-olds will be meeting at 1:30pm. Please sign-up for storytime on our online calendar, or in the Children's Room. See our storytime page for more information.

playgroupTotally Tots Playgroup with CFCE
Wednesday,October 25th
12:15-1:15pm

Totally Tots is a playgroup for parents and caregivers to interact and build skills with their children through play, and for families to connect with one another and with valuable resources. No registration is required. CFCE is funded by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools.

mahjongg tilesMahjongg
Wednesday, October 25th
2:00-4:30pm

The library is hosting Mahjongg on Wednesdays in September starting on 9/13. Bring a friend! Some instruction will be provided. We are playing American Mahjongg with 2017 cards.

rope coil coasterOpen Craft Night
Thursday, October 26th
6:30-7:45pm

Come and enjoy our craft/project space! Bring your own project or work on one of ours. This month we'll provide materials and instructions to make felt cookware separators, wine cork pumpkins, and rope coil coasters. We also have a surplus of yarn to share if you knit or crochet. Ages 16+, please.

teal pumpkinTrick or Treat at the Library
Monday, October 30th
12:00-7:00pm

Join us to trick or treat around the library, and participate in Halloween activities! Wear your costume (we will be!)! This is an all-ages event. This event is part of the Teal Pumpkin Project, and there will be only allergy-friendly treats. No sign up is necessary. Event is sponsored by the Friends of the Topsfield Library.