Topsfield Town Library
One South Common Street, Topsfield MA 01983 (978)887-1528 ask[at]topsfieldlibrary.org

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Library Hours
Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am to 8pm Tues: 10am to 5pm Wed: Noon to 5pm Thurs: 10am to 8pm Fri: Noon to 5pm Sat: 10am to 5pm


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Teddy Bear Picnic Coming Up!

teddy bear picnicDon't miss one of our favorite summer events: the Teddy Bear Picnic, taking place Wednesday, August 22nd from 2:00-3:00pm at the Gould Barn. Bring your favorite teddy bear or other stuffed animal for a fun picnic with friends! We'll be playing games, making crafts, and decorating our own cookies. Don't forget to bring a picnic blanket! This event will take place rain or shine. Gould Barn is located at 1 Howlett St., Topsfield.

Don't Forget Book Bingo!

book bingoSummer Reading for adults is back again! Pick up a Bingo card from our display across from the main desk, or print one from home (Sheet 1 and/or Sheet 2) and keep track of your reading all summer long. If you get BINGO horizontally, vertically, or diagonally, turn in your card to be entered into a drawing for an Amazon Echo Dot!

Book Bingo is for ages 18+ only. For more info on our children's and teen Summer Reading Programs, visit the Children's Room.

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Upcoming Events:

legosLego Mania
Wednesday, August 15th
1:00-3:00pm

Our popular vacation event is BACK AGAIN! Drop into the library to use your imagination and creativity, and build with our Legos! This event is open to all and requires no registration.

mahjongg tilesMahjongg
Wednesday, August 15th
1:30-3:30pm

Drop in Mahjongg. We play American Mahjongg with 2018 cards. Don't know how to play? Don't worry, we'll teach you!

playgroup kidsSummer Playgroup with CFCE
Friday, August 17th
12:00-1:00pm

This fun-filled hour focuses on early literacy through engaging music and exciting stories! No registration is required; just come on in to have a blast! No registration required. For children birth and up with a parent/caregiver. This program is run by Coordinated Family Community Engagement (CFCE) of the North Shore, which is funded by the CGCE grant from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care awarded to Peabody Public Schools.

sewing booksDrop-in and Sew
Monday, August 20th
6:00-7:45pm

Come and use our sewing machines or bring your own to work on your sewing project. We have rotary cutters, basic sewing supplies, & room to lay out your fabric. A staff person will be available if you have questions. Ages 16+

mahjongg tilesMahjongg
Wednesday, August 22nd
1:30-3:30pm

Drop in Mahjongg. We play American Mahjongg with 2018 cards. Don't know how to play? Don't worry, we'll teach you!

teddy bear picnicTeddy Bear Picnic
Wednesday, August 22nd
2:00-3:00pm

Join us with your favorite stuffed animal for our TEDDY BEAR PICNIC! Prepare for fun, games, crafts, and yummy treats! Tell your friends to meet you at the Gould Barn at the Parson-Capen House (1 Howlett St., Topsfield) for the festivities. No sign up is required. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Topsfield Library & the Topsfield Historical Society.