We support our mission of fulfilling the cultural, social, and recreational needs of the community by developing and presenting programs that provide additional opportunities for information, learning, and entertainment. Programming is an integral component of library services that expands the library’s role as a community resource, introducing the public to library resources.
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic programming is virtual hosted on Zoom.
Upcoming Virtual Events:
Evening Book Club
All titles are available for check out at the Circulation Desk.
January 13 Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
February 10 Weight of a Piano by Chris Candor
March 10 Deacon King Kong by James McBride
April 14 Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Talk Art-y to Me!
Each month, Jane Oneail from Culturally Curious leads art talks on various topics, sometimes focusing on the one particular artist, other times on various artists’ works on a common theme. See the topics scheduled below:
January 28 Andy Warhol’s Fifteen Minutes of Fame
February 25 Bending Towards Justice: African Americans as Subject and Creators in American Art
March 25 Frida Kahlo: Love, Pain and Painting
April 22 Toulouse-Lautrec: Parisian Nights and Post-Impressionism
Virtual Cookbook Club
Do you enjoy cooking? Join us for our Virtual Cookbook Club 6:30pm. Sign up and choose a recipe* to make from the chosen cookbook! Cookbooks will be available for curbside pickup at the library during curbside pickup hours: http://amesburylibrary.org/curbside-pickup/. Please register before coming to pickup a cookbook. We will discuss the cookbook, how the making of the recipe went and more over a Zoom meeting.
For ages 18+.
*Choose whichever recipe you would like from the cookbook. You do not need to tell us which one you choose ahead of time.
For more information: click HERE.
Tuesday, February 16, 2021 – The complete cooking for two cookbook by the editors at America’s Test Kitchen This program has a waitlist.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 – Love & Lemons by Jeanine Donofrio
Click here for a full calendar of all Library programs.