Upcoming Events

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Piñata Creation Party at Peabody

March 21, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Community Room A
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Description:
Come in and make your very own piñata!  These piñatas use a new technique without paper mache, so you can take them home with you as soon as they are done.  Enjoy creating unique piñatas, choosing from many different shapes/varieties (Pizza...

The Room of Requirement

March 26, 2019
5:15pm - 6:15pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Auditorium 2
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:

If you've been pacing the floor, wishing you could have more Harry Potter in your life... then find your way into "The Room of Requirement," a place where fans of JK Rowling's magical world will be able to dive into it headfirst through Harry Potter fandom discussion, trivia, and generally just geeking out. Butterbeer will be served. *Please note that this event follows the family event four times a year. The first three double events are NOT the same and will have no overlap, except possibly a general theme. We will combine for the epic last event, which you won't want to miss! Please join us at Hogwart's Society for the Harry Potter goods and frivolity, and then stay after for a second hour for more mature fun. Grades 6 & up.

Ukulele Fun!

March 28, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Everyone, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:

Bring your ukulele and we will strum along with some Youtube ukulele videos. We are using the tuning G – C – E – A for Soprano, Concert, and Tenor ukuleles.  All ages welcome.

Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Games & Competitions
Description:
Enjoy hunting for book characters with letters.  Unscramble the letters to decode a secret message!  If you are correct, you win a prize. ...

Homeschool Happenings

April 1, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Story Time & Craft Time Area
Age Group: Everyone, Children, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Homeschoolers are invited to join us on the first Monday of the month for a hands on science activity.  ...

Spring Break Balloon Twisting

April 2, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Auditorium 1, 2, & 3
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Spring Break Balloon Twisting!  Join us to learn some simple twists and make some fun balloon sculptures!  Teens and Adults! ...

Wild about Ramen Noodles!

April 3, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Come learn some exciting new recipes to make with Ramen Noodles! ...

Cotton Candy Drinks!

April 3, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Come and enjoy making different drinks with cotton candy!  Yum! ...

Starting Seeds From Scratch

April 3, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Community Room A & B
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops, Public Events
Description:
Learn the basics of starting seeds for your flower garden indoors.  ...

Video Gaming Challenge

April 4, 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Do you think you can best a librarian at playing video games? Come play and find out. Scores will be kept and a winner will be crowned. For kids in grades 6-12 ...

"Bad" Art Night

April 4, 2019
5:30pm - 6:45pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Auditorium 2 & 3
Age Group: Teens, Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:
While we believe that no art is truly bad art, we are challenging all teens and adults to come in and make the "worst" creation that they can!  We think that EVERYONE is creative, so this is the time to make something with NO pressure ...

Ukulele Fun!

April 4, 2019
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Everyone, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:

Bring your ukulele and we will strum along with some Youtube ukulele videos. We are using the tuning G – C – E – A for Soprano, Concert, and Tenor ukuleles.  All ages welcome.

Spring Break Movie

April 5, 2019
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Movies
Description:
Come enjoy an afternoon movie. Fun for everyone!  Popcorn will be served! ...

Video Gaming Challenge

April 6, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Do you think you can best a librarian at playing video games? Come play and find out. Scores will be kept and a winner will be crowned. For kids in grades 6-12 ...

Way to Create

April 9, 2019
5:15pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Description:

Creative art is fun and an open-ended way to create works of art!   Art for teens. Grades 6 & up.

Come and enjoy creating art with items in the Youth Services! ...

It's Not Rocket Science!

April 16, 2019
5:15pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:

We will explore the world of science through hands on experiments. For grades 6-12

Room of Requirement

April 23, 2019
5:15pm - 6:15pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Books & Reading
Description:

If you've been pacing the floor, wishing you could have more Harry Potter in your life... then find your way into "The Room of Requirement," a place where fans of JK Rowling's magical world will be able to dive into it headfirst through Harry Potter fandom discussion, trivia, and generally just geeking out. Butterbeer will be served. *Please note that this event follows the family event four times a year. The first three double events are NOT the same and will have no overlap, except possibly a general theme. We will combine for the epic last event, which you won't want to miss! Please join us at Hogwart's Society for the Harry Potter goods and frivolity, and then stay after for a second hour for more mature fun. Grades 6 & up.

Ukulele Fun!

April 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Children's Department
Age Group: Everyone, Children, Teens, Adults
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:

Bring your ukulele and we will strum along with some Youtube ukulele videos. We are using the tuning G – C – E – A for Soprano, Concert, and Tenor ukuleles.  All ages welcome.

Cinema Cafe for Teens

April 27, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Movies
Description:
Chill with a movie and warm up with a cup of Joe! ...

Poetry Slam

April 30, 2019
5:15pm - 6:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Young Adult Area
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Books & Reading
Description:
Come share your favorite poem. It could be a poem you wrote or one from your favorite poet. We will create our own espresso beverages and have some cookies.  ...

Homeschool Happenings

May 6, 2019
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Library Branch: Peabody Public Library
Room: Story Time & Craft Time Area
Age Group: Everyone, Children, Teens
Program Type: Classes & Workshops
Description:
Homeschoolers are invited to join us on the first Monday of the month for a hands on science activity.  ...