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
19
Thu
Summer Lego Club
Jul 19 @ 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
22
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Jul 22 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

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
25
Wed
Gentle Yoga Series
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A 60-minute class designed with gentle flowing postures that emphasize movement in sync with your breath.
Develop balance, strength & flexibility in this alignment based class and gently get energy moving throughout your body as you and gain a deeper mind and body connection.

There is no experience needed. Please bring a mat/towel and water to class.

Anna Laste Yoga Instructor RYT 200, Usui Reiki Practioner. She is a graduate of Dharma Coach Yoga Teacher 200-Hour Training and studied under Kat Whitney. Anna is also a Usui Reiki practitioner and teaches energy awareness. Anna’s passion is sharing her love of Yoga and its healing abilities with people of all ages and physical fitness levels. All are welcome!

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
29
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Jul 29 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

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
Gentle Yoga Series
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A 60-minute class designed with gentle flowing postures that emphasize movement in sync with your breath.
Develop balance, strength & flexibility in this alignment based class and gently get energy moving throughout your body as you and gain a deeper mind and body connection.

There is no experience needed. Please bring a mat/towel and water to class.

Anna Laste Yoga Instructor RYT 200, Usui Reiki Practioner. She is a graduate of Dharma Coach Yoga Teacher 200-Hour Training and studied under Kat Whitney. Anna is also a Usui Reiki practitioner and teaches energy awareness. Anna’s passion is sharing her love of Yoga and its healing abilities with people of all ages and physical fitness levels. All are welcome!

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
5
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Aug 5 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

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
12
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Aug 12 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

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.

Danvers author Meghan Weir (The Book of Essie)
Aug 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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.
Gentle Yoga Series
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A 60-minute class designed with gentle flowing postures that emphasize movement in sync with your breath.
Develop balance, strength & flexibility in this alignment based class and gently get energy moving throughout your body as you and gain a deeper mind and body connection.

There is no experience needed. Please bring a mat/towel and water to class.

Anna Laste Yoga Instructor RYT 200, Usui Reiki Practioner. She is a graduate of Dharma Coach Yoga Teacher 200-Hour Training and studied under Kat Whitney. Anna is also a Usui Reiki practitioner and teaches energy awareness. Anna’s passion is sharing her love of Yoga and its healing abilities with people of all ages and physical fitness levels. All are welcome!

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
19
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Aug 19 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

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
22
Wed
Gentle Yoga Series
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A 60-minute class designed with gentle flowing postures that emphasize movement in sync with your breath.
Develop balance, strength & flexibility in this alignment based class and gently get energy moving throughout your body as you and gain a deeper mind and body connection.

There is no experience needed. Please bring a mat/towel and water to class.

Anna Laste Yoga Instructor RYT 200, Usui Reiki Practioner. She is a graduate of Dharma Coach Yoga Teacher 200-Hour Training and studied under Kat Whitney. Anna is also a Usui Reiki practitioner and teaches energy awareness. Anna’s passion is sharing her love of Yoga and its healing abilities with people of all ages and physical fitness levels. All are welcome!

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

Aug
26
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Aug 26 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

Aug
30
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Aug
31
Fri
Classic Movie Matinee: Breakfast at Tiffany’s
Aug 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sep
2
Sun
Library Sunday Closing
Sep 2 all-day

The Library is closed Sundays throughout the summer starting May 27. We will be open on Sundays 1 to 5 starting September 9. Thank you.

Sep
3
Mon
Library Closed – Labor Day
Sep 3 all-day
Sep
4
Tue
Journey into German Genealogy
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
20
Thu
Therapy Horses with Windrush Farm
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
27
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: Ocean’s Eleven (1960)
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sep
28
Fri
Classic Movie Matinee: Ocean’s Eleven
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Oct
2
Tue
Ballroom Shenanigans for Adults
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
8
Mon
Library Closed – Columbus Day
Oct 8 all-day
Oct
9
Tue
The Mythology of Tony Conigliaro
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
16
Tue
CSI: Fact or Fiction
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
30
Tue
Classic Movie Nights: War of the Worlds (1953)
Oct 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Nov
12
Mon
Library Closed – Veterans Day
Nov 12 all-day
Nov
21
Wed
Library Closing Early at 5:00pm – Thanksgiving
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
22
Thu
Library Closed – Thanksgiving
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
Nov
29
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: Mildred Pierce (1945)
Nov 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Dec
24
Mon
Library Closing Early at 5:00pm – Christmas Eve
Dec 24 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dec
25
Tue
Library Closed – Christmas
Dec 25 – Dec 26 all-day
Dec
27
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: Holiday Inn
Dec 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Dec
31
Mon
Library Closing Early at 5:00pm – New Years Eve
Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jan
1
Tue
Library Closed – New Years Day
Jan 1 all-day
Jan
31
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: North by Northwest
Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Feb
28
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: TBD
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Mar
28
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: TBD
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Apr
25
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: Singin’ in the Rain
Apr 25 @ 7:13 pm – 8:13 pm
May
30
Thu
Classic Movie Nights: From Russia With Love
May 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm