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.

Oct
16
Tue
CSI: Fact or Fiction
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fall Story Hour
Oct 16 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Oct
17
Wed
Library Closed For Staff Training
Oct 17 all-day
Oct
18
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Oct 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Movie Night: All The President’s Men
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Oct
19
Fri
Brown Bag Movie Matinee: A Quiet Place
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in to catch some new releases, forgotten classics and overlooked gems every Friday afternoon.

Bring your lunch and enjoy!

Oct
22
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Heritage Films
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Oct
23
Tue
Fall Story Hour
Oct 23 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Oct
24
Wed
MCBA Book Club (Call To Sign Up)
Oct 24 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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.
History Book Group
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The History Book Group Meets the 3rd Wednesday every month (except July and August) to discuss a history book picked by the group. All are welcome.

Fall Story Hour
Oct 24 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Oct
25
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Vampires: From Folklore to Popular Culture
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oct
26
Fri
Brown Bag Movie Matinee: Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in to catch some new releases, forgotten classics and overlooked gems every Friday afternoon.

Bring your lunch and enjoy!

Oct
29
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Oct
30
Tue
Halloween Music With Dara
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us in welcoming Dara for a special Halloween music program. Children are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes. With keyboard, felt board, finger puppets and other engaging visual props, Dara incorporates familiar songs, nursery rhymes, finger plays, rhythmic activities, creative movement, and instrument playing.

Classic Movie Nights: War of the Worlds (1953)
Oct 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Fall Story Hour
Oct 30 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Oct
31
Wed
Fall Story Hour
Oct 31 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
1
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 1 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Meditation Series: Meditation for Peace During Turbulent Times
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Nov
2
Fri
Brown Bag Movie Matinee: Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in to catch some new releases, forgotten classics and overlooked gems every Friday afternoon.

Bring your lunch and enjoy!

Nov
5
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Generation Pound with Jennifer Leshin (call to register)
Nov 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join Jennifer Leshin, the owner and Physical Therapy supervisor of 4×4 Fitness Pro, a health, wellness, and fitness studio located in Essex, for a fun fitness program for ages 5-12.

At 4×4 Fitness Pro, their mission is to create fun, achievable programs and classes. Their amazing staff is made up of Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Yoga instructors and a registered Dietitian.

The class will combine music and movement to improve focus, coordination, physical fitness and teamwork skills. Participants will learn new ways to explore movement, embrace their creativity and ROCK OUT – Ultimately building strength, confidence and self-awareness. Upbeat music and lightly weighted “Ripstix” that look like drumsticks will be used to move, rock, play, and make noise!

Call to register at 978-774-0554

Nov
6
Tue
Fall Story Hour
Nov 6 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
7
Wed
Teen Early Release Day Film Club
Nov 7 @ 1:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Fall Story Hour
Nov 7 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
8
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Nov
9
Fri
Brown Bag Movie Matinee: 12 Strong
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Drop in to catch some new releases, forgotten classics and overlooked gems every Friday afternoon.

Bring your lunch and enjoy!

Nov
12
Mon
Library Closed – Veterans Day
Nov 12 all-day
Nov
13
Tue
Fall Story Hour
Nov 13 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
14
Wed
Fall Story Hour
Nov 14 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
15
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Nov
16
Fri
Brown Bag Movie Matinee: On Dangerous Ground
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in to catch some new releases, forgotten classics and overlooked gems every Friday afternoon.

Bring your lunch and enjoy!

Nov
20
Tue
Music With Eric Clemenzi
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Nov
21
Wed
Library Closing Early at 5:00pm – Thanksgiving
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fall Story Hour
Nov 21 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
22
Thu
Library Closed – Thanksgiving
Nov 22 – Nov 23 all-day
Nov
26
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Nov
27
Tue
Fall Story Hour
Nov 27 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
28
Wed
History Book Group
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The History Book Group Meets the 3rd Wednesday every month (except July and August) to discuss a history book picked by the group. All are welcome.

Fall Story Hour
Nov 28 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Nov
29
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Nov 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Medicare 101
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dec
3
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Dec 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Dec
4
Tue
Fall Story Hour
Dec 4 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning September 11.

We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end December 5th

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read

***Please note: No feed or drinks are allowed while stories are being read.

Dec
5
Wed
Steve Blunt
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for a morning of music with Steve Blunt, an award winning musician. Prepare to be entertained! Children and adults alike will enjoy listening to Steve’s songs and stories.
Funded by the Lyceum Committee
Dec
6
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Dec 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

  • Ages: 5-12
  • Cost: Free!
  • When: Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm
  • Where: Children’s Room, Peabody Institute Library (Danvers)
  • Registration: Required, space is limited. Registration begins on Monday morning at 9:00 for that week’s program
  • 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

Meditation Series: Detox Your Mind Through Meditation
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dec
10
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Dec
17
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Dec
19
Wed
History Book Group
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The History Book Group Meets the 3rd Wednesday every month (except July and August) to discuss a history book picked by the group. All are welcome.

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
7
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Jan
14
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore