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Levi Heywood Memorial Library


55 West Lynde Street

Gardner, MA 01440

phone: 1-978-632-5298

 

 

Hours:
Monday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.*
*Closed Saturdays June - August

Local History Room Hours

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Mobile Printing
Print from computers & mobile devices $.10/page

inclement weather
During inclement weather call 978-632-5298 for Library closings/delays or check our facebook page

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Adult Coloring Club
Wednesdays
Jan. 16 * Feb. 6 * Feb. 27 * Mar. 20
5:45 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Adult Coloring Club

Join us for coloring, puzzle making, and fun! Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring your own.
Light refreshments will be provided.

Special Afternoon Session:
Monday, March 4th 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Book Sale Feb 2019

?I love my Kyrgyzstan? Children's Art Exhibition Series

I Love my Kyrgyzstan

The Fermata Arts Foundation is dedicated to promoting peace through arts and culture. The U.S. Fermata Arts Foundation, the Kyrgyz Republic, and the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic are happy to announce a traveling exhibition of children's drawings titled ?I love my Kyrgyzstan.? It consists of fifty-one drawings from the Republic Center of Aesthetic Education for Children in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The artwork has been created by students ages 6 to 11 years old and will be on display in the Library's Exhibit Gallery for the month of February.

Drop-in Knitting Club
Mondays 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Year-Round

Adult Knitting Club

An opportunity for knitters, crocheters, and quilters to gather and work on their current projects and share information and ideas. No registration required. Please bring your own materials.

February Adult Book Group
Wednesday, February 27th 4:30 p.m.

Readers' Choice

In February, Book Group members are asked to come prepared to discuss a book of their choosing.

March Book: There There by Tommy Orange

New members welcome.
For more information about the Book Group,
call Ann at 978-632-7638

Mobile Printing
@ the Library

PrinterOn

Upload documents here: www.printeron.net/gar/gardner
Email documents to: gar-gardner@printspots.com

PrinterOn has mobile printing apps for iOS and Android devices that let you search for and print to all PrinterOn locations. For more information visit: www.printeron.com/apps

To download apps, search for PrinterOn:

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Black & white printing $.10/page cash only


Boston Bruins PJ Drive
February 1st - March 15th

Boston Bruins PJ Drive

The Levi Heywood Memorial Library has teamed up with the Boston Bruins to participate in their annual pajama drive to benefit DCF Kids and Cradles to Crayons. The PJ Drive's goal is to collect pairs of new pajamas for children and teens in need. The Boston Bruins PJ Drive runs from February 1 through March 15, 2019. The library will be collecting new pairs of pajamas for babies, children and teens. Pajamas can be dropped off at the Main Circulation Desk or in the Children's Room.

Storytime
February 5th - March 14th*

Storytime

The Children’s Department offers storytime sessions in the spring, fall, and winter.  Sessions include age-appropriate themed stories and activities including music, movement, and crafts.  New participants are always welcome.  Please note the age limitations outlined below for the specific storytime sessions.

For more information please contact the Children’s Room at 978-632-5298

Drop-in Storytime (Ages 2-5)
Tuesdays 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Drop-in Infant Storytime (Ages 0-2)
Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Drop-in Storytime (Ages 2-5)
Thursdays 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

**Please note that library policy requires that a parent or responsible caregiver accompany children under the age of 8.**

*Please note there will be no Storytime the week of February 18th

Jr. Knitting Club Volunteers Needed!

Knitting Volunteers Needed

Do you know how to knit? Are you comfortable teaching beginning knitters? We are looking for volunteers to help with our Jr. Knitting Club of 4th- 6th graders. If interested in volunteering, please contact Melissa by calling the Children's Room or by emailing her at mwalker@cwmars.org.

Jr Book Club
for Grades 5 - 7

February Book:
York: The Shadow Cipher

Jr Book Club meets the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month October - May
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Registration required
Copies of the book are available in the Children's Room

Fax Service @ the Library

Fax

The Levi Heywood Memorial Library is pleased to announce we are now providing fax service to the public! Patrons can send faxes from the Reference Desk for a fee of $1.00 for the 1st page and $.50 for each additional page.
To view our Fax Policy click here

Genealogy Research Help
Wednesdays 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Genealogy

The Levi Heywood Memorial Library, in cooperation with the Central Massachusetts Genealogical Society, is offering individual help with genealogical research.  A representative of CMGS will be in the Local History Room on Wednesday evenings from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Stop by with your family research questions.

What's New?

For a list of ALL recently added items click here
(list is in alphabetical order by title)

DVDs
The following DVDs have recently been added to our collection. The current month's list will be updated as new titles are added so check back throughout the month. Please feel free to place a hold on any of these titles either online through My Account, in person at the Library, or over the phone.

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Last Updated: February 19, 2019