Climate Preparedness Week 2020: Drawing Contest

Calling all Massachusetts Youth! The Massachusetts Library System and Communities Responding to Extreme Weather invite you to participate in the 2020 Climate Preparedness Week Drawing Contest. This year’s drawing contest theme is “Helping Each Other, Helping Our World.” Kids and teens of all ages are invited to share their drawings of ways in which we […]

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Rachel reviews… An Abundance of Katherines

*Summer Reading List Spotlight* This is on the Haverhill Public School’s recommended summer booklist for Grade 9. An Abundance of Katherines By John Green Published: 2006 Age Range: 14+ Genre: Contemporary Fiction Awards: Printz Award Honor Rachel read An Abundance of Katherines and this is what she thought… Colin has been dumped 19 times, all by girls named Katherine. Heartbroken after […]

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Now accepting applications for Library Trustee Scholarship

The library is now accepting applications for the Library Trustee Scholarship program until Oct. 14. This program is open to High School Juniors who reside in Haverhill. It is a 2 year commitment of working 4-6 hours a week. At the end of the 2 years, the student will be awarded a $1500 scholarship. More […]

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Rachel’s Top Picks of 2014

I don’t know about you guys, but I sure read a lot of great books this year! Here are my Top 10 of 2014 (click on the cover to request it!): 10.  This One Summer by Mariko Tamaki. I loved this graphic novel about a girl’s summer spent on Awago Beach with her family. 9. […]

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The Smartest Card in YOUR Wallet: an HPL Library Card!

As students head back to school this September, we encourage parents to visit Haverhill Public Library and make sure their children and teens sign up for the most important school supply of all: a library card. September is Library Card Sign-up Month, a time when the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the country […]

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