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.

Feb
25
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Feb
26
Tue
Winter Story Hour
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8.

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

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end March 13th

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.

Feb
27
Wed
Winter Story Hour
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8.

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

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end March 13th

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.

MCBA Book Club (Call To Sign Up)
Feb 27 @ 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 It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel. 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.
Feb
28
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Feb 28 @ 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

Mar
2
Sat
The Cat In The Hat Is Coming!
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a special visit from Carole Finn-Weidman as she performs Dr Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat, in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday! We will be having refreshments and making a craft too!

Carole Finn-Weidman is a professional film, TV and theatre actress. Parties by Carole was founded in 1998. Carole performs over 20 different characters, including well-known princesses, fairy tale characters and historical figures. She has performed over 1000 shows during her acting career. Her true love is working with young audiences.

Mar
4
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Mar
5
Tue
Winter Story Hour
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8.

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

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end March 13th

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.

Mar
6
Wed
Winter Story Hour
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8.

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

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end March 13th

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.

Mar
7
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Mar 7 @ 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

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

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Mar
12
Tue
Winter Story Hour
Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8.

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

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end March 13th

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.

Mar
13
Wed
Winter Story Hour
Mar 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us at 10:00 for story time every Tuesday and Wednesday, beginning January 8.

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

All ages are welcome

This session of story time will end March 13th

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.

Mar
14
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Mar 14 @ 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

Mar
18
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Mar
19
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Mar
20
Wed
Spring Story Hour
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Mar
21
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Mar 21 @ 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

Mar
25
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Mar
26
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Mar
27
Wed
Spring Story Hour
Mar 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Mar
28
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Mar 28 @ 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

Apr
1
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Apr
2
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
3
Wed
Spring Story Hour
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
4
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Apr 4 @ 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

Apr
8
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Apr
9
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
10
Wed
Steve Blunt
Apr 10 @ 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
Apr
11
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Apr 11 @ 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

Apr
15
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Apr
16
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
17
Wed
Spring Story Hour
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
18
Thu
Mike the Bubble Man
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mike the Bubble Man brings magic and science to the stage with this interactive 45 minute indoor show about bubbles! Through music, choreography and comedy, bubbles – in all different shapes and sizes – come alive, sparking imagination and wonder.

Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Apr 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

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

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Apr
23
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
24
Wed
Spring Story Hour
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
Apr
25
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
Apr 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

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

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

Apr
30
Tue
Spring Story Hour
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
1
Wed
Spring Story Hour
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
2
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 2 @ 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

Jammin’ in Jammies with Dara
May 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us in welcoming Dara for a special pajama music program. Children are encouraged to wear their pajamas and join in the fun! 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.

Join us for lots of clapping, marching, singing, creative expression and FUN!
May
6
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

May
7
Tue
Spring Story Hour
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
8
Wed
Spring Story Hour
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
9
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 9 @ 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

May
13
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

May
14
Tue
Spring Story Hour
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
15
Wed
Spring Story Hour
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
16
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 16 @ 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

May
20
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore

May
21
Tue
Spring Story Hour
May 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
22
Wed
Spring Story Hour
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
23
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 23 @ 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

May
28
Tue
Spring Story Hour
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
29
Wed
Spring Story Hour
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for Story Time. We will be sharing stories, songs and a craft each week. All ages are welcome.

Steve Blunt will be here on Wednesday, April 10 instead of Story Time

Parents and caregivers are kindly asked to refrain from talking while stories are being read.
May
30
Thu
Library Lego Club (Call To Register)
May 30 @ 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

Jun
3
Mon
Musical Mornings in Danvers
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sponsored and presented by the CFCE of the North Shore