Check out our online programs!

We are posting regular updates on Facebook and Youtube.

They include…

Monday Storytime at 10am with Colleen or Chance (Storytime rhymes and songs)

Try Something Tuesday with Amanda

Thursday Storytime with Joan

HPL Radio every Wednesday and Friday at 3pm – Chance will read aloud from a Newbery award winner!


*** Outside Performer ***

Hands on Nature will be hosting an online program

every Tuesday in April at 3pm! 

These Virtual Backyard programs will be held through Zoom.

Register on Eventkeeper for the programs and we will send you a link to join the fun. 

Register one time for each household. There will be a separate link each Tuesday.



April is National Poetry Month

“…all of the things that belong to the day

Cuddle to sleep to be out of her way;

And flowers and children close their eyes

Till up in the morning the sun shall arise.”

— Excerpt from The Moon by Robert Louis Stevenson

Check out what we have been up to in the Children’s Room!

Latest Library Blog entries for Kids

Monday Storytime Handouts

Fingerplays, Baby Bounces, and Scarf Songs Check out some of Colleen’s favorite activities from Monday storytimes! Do you know all these fun rhymes? Fingerplays Handout Baby Bounce Rhymes Handout Scarves Songs Handout

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Book Review – Roller Girl

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson Published: 2015 Age Range: 9-13 Genre: Fiction in Graphic Novel format Awards: Newbery Honor         Joan read Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson and this is what she thought… This is a relatable story about a middle school girl who discovers a new and consuming hobby. At the same time her relationship […]

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Boston Bruins PJ Drive

The Children’s Room is Collecting Pajamas for the Boston Bruins PJ Drive The Haverhill Public Library has teamed up with the Boston Bruins to participate in the 13th annual Boston Bruins PJ Drive to benefit Department of Children and Families’ (DCF) Wonderfund and Cradles to Crayons. The PJ Drive’s goal is to collect 13,000 pairs […]

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Winter is the time to celebrate!

Books for Winter Festivities Celebrate this December with some wonderful stories!     For Younger Readers: Little Red Ruthie: A Hanukkah Tale by Gloria Koster Is it Hanukkah Yet? by Chris Barash Kevin’s Kwanzaa by Lisa Bullard Li’l Rabbit’s Kwanzaa by Donna Washington Messy Bessey’s Holidays by Patricia and Frederick McKissack Christmas Wombat by Jackie French Snowmen at Christmas by Caralyn […]

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Book Review Corner

Advanced Reader Copy ~ Book Review Corner   Sometimes the library gets special *Advanced Reader Copies* of books. This gives us the chance to read a book and decide if it should be added to the library. We have an entire shelf of these books and are asking patrons to take a book (to keep), […]

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