The Amesbury Public Library supports its 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 and introduces patrons and non-users to library resources.
Adult Summer Reading Program
Begins Friday, June 7 through Monday, August 7
Registration begins Friday, June 9. Simply follow this link to register and then start logging the books you read. For every book you log you will be entered into the weekly prize drawing. Drawings will happen on Monday mornings on the follow dates: 6/19, 6/26, 7/3, 7/17, 7/24 & 7/31.
There will be two Grand Prize drawings – one on July 10 and the other on August 7. All entries will be pooled for the grand prize drawings. The July prize will be a Blue Tooth speaker and the August prize will be a Roku Streaming Stick.
An Evening with Author Kate Larson
Kate Larson is the author of three critically acclaimed biographies. She has been a consultant and interpretive specialist for numerous museum and public history initiatives focusing on the lives and contributions of women in the making of our national identity. Dr. Larson holds two degrees from Simmons College, an MBA from Northeastern University, and a Ph.D. from the University of New Hampshire. She lives in Winchester, Massachusetts.
Space is limited, sign up required.
The Wednesday Book Group meets the second Wednesday night of the month from 7:00-8:00. Come at 6:30 for meet and great! All titles are available for check out at the Circulation Desk.
Wednesday, June 14 – The River of Doubt by Candice Millard
Wednesday, July 12 – House of Thieves by Charles Belfoure