Introducing the Senter Digital Archive: In Memory of Dorothy Senter Geoffrion, Elsie Senter Smith, and Mildred Senter Lemieux

Take a look at our brand new digital archive, which features over 4,000 images, with more added every week. The library has acquired over 50,000 photographs since its birth in 1873, and thanks to a generous donor and the Trustees of the Library, we now are digitizing them! If you love history, Haverhill or photography, […]

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Libraries Rock!

We couldn’t be more excited about Summer Reading this year!  Why should kids have all the fun?  Our theme this year is “Libraries Rock!” and we believe it.  We’ve put together a display of our favorite books on music and musicians, as well as some documentaries of great performances.  Click here to sign up for […]

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1st Floor Restroom Construction

Big news! Starting Monday April 2nd our 1st floor restrooms are being entirely redone! They will be closed to the public for the duration of construction, approximately 2 1/2 months. The 2nd floor restrooms in the auditorium foyer will be the main public restrooms. They are elevator accessible. Please be patient with extra noise, dust, […]

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Introducing Kanopy a New Streaming Service for HPL Patrons!

With Kanopy HPL Patrons have access to more than 30,000 films for free! (Click go to Kanopy Kids at the top)

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Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Where the Crawdads Sing is a story of resiliency, survival, hope, love, loss, loneliness, desperation, prejudice, determination and strength. This book goes back and forth in time to tell the story of Kya Clark, abandoned by her family, shunned by some but cared for by others in this small community hugging the marshes of North […]

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OverDrive + Summertime = One Cool Combination

OverDrive’s digital collection is here to meet your portable reading needs, whether you’re hanging out in comfort of your own backyard or venturing out on the open road. Follow this link to browse a wide variety of eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, travel guides, workout videos and more!   Want some even better news? You can now […]

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We Were the Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite. It is the spring of 1939, and three generations of the Kurc (pronounced Koortz) family are doing their best to live normal lives, even […]

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Things to Do This Summer!

June is National Anti-Boredom Month! Looking for things to do this summer to keep boredom at bay? HPL has some ideas! Want a good novel to read? Try browsing the selection of paperbacks in our Cool Books for Hot Days fiction display! Here are few: Phoenix Falling by Laura Bickle Death Waits in the Dark […]

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