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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 Memorial Day weekend -
Labor Day weekend

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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New 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 only $.10/page

April Art Exhibit
Mark Chester
The Bay State: A Multicultural Landscape, Photographs of New Americans

Saudi Arabia Doaa and Nasraa

The Bay State: A Multicultural Landscape, Photographs of New Americans by Mark Chester is a collection of informal, environmental portraits of ethnic diversity in Massachusetts. On display in the Library's Exhibit Gallery until April 28th.

Drop-in Knitting Club
Mondays 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
January - May

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.

April Adult Book Group
Wednesday, April 25th 4:30 p.m.

You Don't Have to Say You Love Me

In April the Book Group will be reading You Don't Have to Say You Love Me by Sherman Alexie. The National Book Award-winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian presents a literary memoir of poems, essays and intimate family photos that reflect his complicated feelings about his disadvantaged childhood on a Native American reservation with his siblings and alcoholic parents.

Copies of the book are available for checkout at the Main Circulation Desk.

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

New 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.


Accepting Used Books for August Sale

Book Donations

The Friends of the Library are accepting gently used books and DVDs for their August book sale.

Sorry, we are unable to accept: Textbooks, Reader's Digest Condensed Books, Encyclopedias, VHS and any items that are in poor condition because they are torn, marked, smell unpleasant, or are dirty.

Spring Storytime
April 10th - May 17th

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
For more information please contact the Children’s Room at 978-632-5298

Spring Storytime

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

NEW! 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.

Read to Rosie the French Mastiff

Sign up now!
Call or stop by the Children's Room to register.

Rosie

Kids ages 5 and up can sign up for a 15 minute session between 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on the following Saturdays:
April 21st

Kids Knitting Club

Call now to register!

Kids Knitting

Monday: April 23rd, May 7th, & May 21st
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
For kids in grades 4-8
All supplies provided.

Read to Dolce the Goldendoodle

Sign up now!
Call or stop by the Children's Room to register.

Dolce

Kids ages 5 and up can sign up for a 15 minute session with Dolce between 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. on the following dates:
May 8th & 22nd
June 12th

Drop-in Game Time

Game Time

Thursdays: March - May
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
 Grades K-5
No registration required

Play an assortment of board games and card games.

Drop-in Lego Club

Lego
For kids in grades K-5
Meets the 1st & 3rd Wednesdays of each month
September - May
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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.

April
March

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Last Updated: April 18, 2018