Events Calendar

This calendar shows events sponsored by the library. For information on events by other organizations held at the library call 978-774-0554.

Jul
23
Mon
Summer Lego Club
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Jul
24
Tue
Summer Story Hour
Jul 24 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

We will be sharing stories, songs and Play-Doh each week, outside on the library lawn, weather permitting. Please bring a chair if you’d like. In the case of inclement weather, story hour will be held in the Children’s Room and we will substitute a craft for the Play-Doh.

Jul
26
Thu
Summer Lego Club
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Jul
30
Mon
Summer Lego Club
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Jul
31
Tue
Lindsay’s Puppet Pals
Jul 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lindsay brings her larger than life Puppet Pals to child and family audiences across New England. Filled with silliness, active audience engagement, and unique, memorable characters, this series of charming short stories will delight the young and the young at heart! Ideal for ages 3-8.

Aug
1
Wed
Summer Story Hour
Aug 1 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

We will be sharing stories, songs and Play-Doh each week, outside on the library lawn, weather permitting. Please bring a chair if you’d like. In the case of inclement weather, story hour will be held in the Children’s Room and we will substitute a craft for the Play-Doh.

Aug
2
Thu
Summer Lego Club
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Aug
6
Mon
Summer Lego Club
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Aug
7
Tue
Magic by Scott Jameson
Aug 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on the edge of your seat!

Aug
8
Wed
Summer Story Hour
Aug 8 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

We will be sharing stories, songs and Play-Doh each week, outside on the library lawn, weather permitting. Please bring a chair if you’d like. In the case of inclement weather, story hour will be held in the Children’s Room and we will substitute a craft for the Play-Doh.

Aug
9
Thu
Summer Lego Club
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Aug
13
Mon
Summer Lego Club
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Aug
14
Tue
Rockets: There and Back Again [Call to Register]
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Museum of Science presents a 50 minute workshop in which participants engineer, launch, and return vehicles for an imaginary space journey.

This program is best for ages 5 and up. Latex gloves will be used. Call to sign up. 978-774-0554. Space is limited.

Aug
15
Wed
MCBA Book Club (Call To Sign Up)
Aug 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm

For Students in grades 4-6
Registration Required 978-774-0554

Join us for our first MCBA Book Club, featuring the 2018 booklist. We will be meeting once a month to discus one of the 25 books on the list. For our first meeting we will be discussing To Be Announced. Light refreshments will be served. A fun activity will follow the discussion.

What is the Massachusetts Children’s Book Award?

The MCBA (Massachusetts Children’s Book Award) list is for students in the fourth, fifth and sixth grades.
Students are given a master list of book titles. After reading five of the books, students may vote for their favorite The list is compiled from nominations of participating teachers, librarians, and interested publishers. A selection committee works with the nominations and chooses 25 titles to appear on the master list.
Summer Story Hour
Aug 15 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

We will be sharing stories, songs and Play-Doh each week, outside on the library lawn, weather permitting. Please bring a chair if you’d like. In the case of inclement weather, story hour will be held in the Children’s Room and we will substitute a craft for the Play-Doh.

Aug
16
Thu
Summer Lego Club
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come join us for a morning of building and fun! All structures will remain on display in the Children’s Room until the following week.

Ages: 5-15

Cost: FREE!

When: Mondays and Thursdays from July 2nd to August 16th. 10:00-11:00.

Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library Danvers

Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Friday at noon for the following week’s program. Call 978-774-0554 to register.

You May Choose Monday or Thursday

What to Bring: Nothing! Just your imagination and creativity! All Legos and materials will be provided

Sponsored in part by the Peabody Institute Library Lyceum Committee
Aug
21
Tue
Let’s Make Some Music With Alissa Coates
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Alissa is a teacher with a fundamental knowledge of music and a love for making music inclusive and fun for all ages. Join Alissa for a fun, engaging musical performance as she engages children with common early elementary themes including animals, counting, weather and sounds.

Aug
23
Thu
End Of Summer Reading: Drop In Spin Art and Crafts
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The raffle drawing for the Kindle will happen at 12pm