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   Tuesday, October 23, 2018
10:30 AM -
Read Therapy Dog - Willow
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



4:00 PM -
Ninja Story - I Need My Monster
Event Location:
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



   Wednesday, October 24, 2018
10:45 AM -
Playgroup - AFP
Event Location:
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
LGBTQIA Drop-In
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
This is a monthly drop-in for students aged 11-18 who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual and their allies.  Attendees will likely engage a craft or in age-appropriate discussion of current YA materials (books, graphic novels) related to LGBTQIA issues.


   Thursday, October 25, 2018
10:30 AM -
Story Time - Just Say Boo
Event Location:
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



5:30 PM -
Anime/Manga Club
Event Location:
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



7:00 PM -
Hiking the Bay Circuit Trail - A Video Journal
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Videographers Dan and Marilyn Brielmann combine film and music to escort us along the Bay Circuit Trail, a 200-mile natural wonder that arcs around the city of Boston from Newburyport to Kingston.

In addition to the BCT video, Bay Circuit Alliance Founder Alan French will talk about his 25 years working on the project. Steve Smith will provide information about trails in Ayer. 

For more information, call 978-772-8250 or email ayerlibrary@gmail.com 

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Ayer Library. 



   Saturday, October 27, 2018
10:00 AM -
Halloween Parade
Event Location:
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Tote-decorating: 10:00 am - Parade at 12:00 pm

Start your morning with a craft and then join the Librarians in a parade over the bridge at 12:00 pm to kick off Downtown Trick-or-Treat. 



   Tuesday, October 30, 2018
4:00 PM -
Ninja Story - Where the Wild Things Are
Event Location:
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



5:00 PM -
Teen Night - Halloween
Event Location: YA Room
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Join us for a special Halloween Teen Night at Ayer Library on Tuesday, October 30th at 5pm.

Watch Hocus Pocus! (Rated PG) 
Have pizza and soda!
Enjoy some ghoulish-ly good treats!

All are welcome.



   Wednesday, October 31, 2018
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
All day Halloween crafts and movies
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Event Audience: Adult
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10:45 AM -
Playgroup - AFP
Event Location:
Event Audience: Children
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com



   Saturday, November 3, 2018
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Pastel Paint Workshop
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Join us at Ayer Library for a hands-on, two-hour workshop inspired by Claude Monet. All materials included. No experience needed. For more information on the workshop, visit www.GregoryMaichack.com. 

To pre-register, call 978-772-8250 or email ayerlibrary@gmail.com. 

Sponsored by the Ayer Cultural Council and the Friends of the Ayer Library. 



12:00 PM -
Teen Paint - Hogwarts Castle
Event Location: YA Room
Event Audience: Young Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Teen Paint - Hogwarts Castle - Saturday, November 3rd at Noon, at Ayer Library.

Sign up in advance at the library or by calling 978-772-8250. Space limited to 10 participants.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Ayer Library.
 



   Thursday, November 8, 2018
5:30 PM -
Movie -- Book Club
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Come to Ayer Library on Thursday, November 8th at 5:30 to see the movie Book Club


   Saturday, November 10, 2018
5:30 AM -
CLOSED - Veteran's Day
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Event Audience: Adult
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Library closed in observance of Veteran's Day


   Wednesday, November 14, 2018
6:30 PM -
Adults Read YA Book Club
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
This month we'll be reading The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King. 

This is a book club for adults that enjoy the Young Adult or Teen genre. Books will be reserved behind the desk. Light refreshments provided. 



   Saturday, November 17, 2018
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Crochet Crafting Group
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Join us once a month at Ayer Library to learn, practice, and create with crochet. 

Ayer Librarian Justine Paulson will be present at each meeting to teach the basics of crochet to beginners, and experienced crochet and knitting enthusiasts are also welcome to come and share their expertise or exchange project ideas. This month there will also be instruction on how to crochet a decorative fall pumpkin or apple.  Practice crochet supplies for beginners will be provided, and attendance is free.



   Wednesday, November 21, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closing at 5 pm for Thanksgiving
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Event Audience: Adult
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The library will close early, at 5:00 p.m., for Thanksgiving. The library will also be closed all day Thursday, November 22nd and Friday, November 23rd. Normal hours will resume Saturday, November 24th (10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.). 


   Thursday, November 22, 2018
5:30 AM -
CLOSED - Thanksgiving
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Event Audience: Adult
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   Friday, November 23, 2018
5:30 AM -
CLOSED - Thanksgiving
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Event Audience: Adult
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   Saturday, November 24, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Open regular Saturday hours, 10am - 2pm
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Event Audience: Adult
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The library will be open regular Saturday hours, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


   Thursday, December 6, 2018
6:30 PM -
Adult Book Club
Event Location:
Event Audience: Adult
Contact: Ayer Library   978-772-8250
ayerlibrary@gmail.com
Join us as we discuss Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West by Blaine Harden. 

"With a protagonist born into a life of backbreaking labor, cut-throat rivalries, and a nearly complete absence of human affection, Harden's book reads like a dystopian thriller." -- Publisher's Weekly



   Saturday, December 22, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Open regular Saturday hours, 10am - 2pm
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Event Audience: Adult
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The library will be open regular Saturday hours, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


   Tuesday, December 25, 2018
5:30 AM -
CLOSED - Christmas
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Event Audience: Adult
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   Wednesday, December 26, 2018
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Library open 2pm to 8pm
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Event Audience: Adult
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The library will be open from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 


   Tuesday, January 1, 2019
5:30 AM -
CLOSED - New Year's Day
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Event Audience: Adult
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   Wednesday, January 2, 2019
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Library open 2pm to 8pm
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Event Audience: Adult
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The library will be open from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.