Books in Bloom – Saturday, April 29

The Friends of the Georgetown Peabody Library are hosting a “Books in Bloom” fundraising event on Saturday, April 29, from 6:30 – 9:00 pm. Enjoy a spectacular display of floral arrangements by local floral designers inspired by favorite literary works. Many displays will be available for raffle. Proceeds benefit library programming and museum passes.

Interested in submitting a floral arrangement? Contact Gloria Swanbon at grammyglorias@aol.com

Tickets are $20 which includes complimentary refreshments.

To purchase tickets, contact Betty Hastings at betty.hastings@verizon.net, or use this link to pay by PayPal: https://goo.gl/4L2juA

Tickets will also be available at the library’s Main Desk and at the door.

Local businesses – interested in advertising your business in our program booklet? Contact Gloria Swanbon at grammyglorias@aol.com or Amy Smith at helade@gmail.com.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Wed. April 19th 3pm

Watch “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.”  This film is rated PG-13.  Run time is 2 hours and 13 minutes.  This event is for all ages.

SUMMARY: The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.

Spring Story Time

The Spring Story Time schedule is up on the Events Calendar.  The story times begin the week of April 3rd through the week of May 22nd.   There will be no story times during the week of April 17th. Signups begin March 20. 

Click on the event to sign up:

Bouncing Books and Babies   for ages 8 months – 2 1/2 years  (Tuesdays at 10:00)

Gosling Gathering for ages 2-3 years (Tuesdays at 11:00)

Preschool Story Time  for ages 4-6  (Tuesdays at 1:30)

Family Fun for families all ages (Fridays at 10:30)

Big Kid Story Time for kids in K through 2nd grade (Mondays at 4:00)

 

A Snowy Day

Friday, January 27 at 1:00 – 2:00.   A snowy book will be read.  Afterwards, we will have fun making Puffy Paint Snowmen, exploring in a snowy sensory bin, creating igloos, making paper plate snowmen and snowman bowling.   This program will be presented by Haverhill Family and Community Connection.

Museum Passes

The Friends of the Georgetown Peabody Library generously provides funding for the museum pass program. These passes allow free or reduced admission to some of the Boston area’s most popular institutions.

Want to reserve a pass? Check out our Museum Passes section on the website for more information and for reserving a pass online. You can still always call us (978-352-5728) to reserve a pass.