New and Noteworthy

May 28-30: Library Closed

The Stevens Memorial Library will be closed Saturday, May 28 through Monday, May 30, for Memorial Day Weekend. Have a safe and happy holiday weekend!

Wednesday, June 1: Gala Reception

Join us for a gala reception to celebrate the North Andover Middle School Fine Arts and Performing Arts Exhibition, on display at the library through June 10. At the reception, enjoy performances by A Little Knight Music Chorus, the NAMS Jazz Band, and 8th Grade Monologue Groups. The exhibit features artwork created by students in 6th, 7th & 8th grades. Continued »

And The Winner Is…

The statewide votes are in and the winner of the 2016 Massachusetts Children’s Book Award is: The One and Only Ivan, by Katherine Applegate (2012, Harper Collins). Continued »

Spring 2016 Children’s Room Storytime Info

Registration has begun for preschool storytime! Register online, call, or stop by the library to register your child today (children must be at least 3 1/2 years old). There are two sessions per week, on Tuesdays or Thursdays, at 10:30am. Click here to register for the Tuesday session, beginning April 5. Click here to register for the Thursday session, beginning April 7. Continued »

MCBA Voting at the Stevens Library a Big Success!

The Massachusetts Children’s Book Award (MCBA) voting at the Stevens Memorial Library (3/3/16) was a great success. We had 45 students come to vote, including 2 absentee ballots.

 

The NACAM local cable station stopped by to film the event and captured some exit interviews from some enthusiastic voters. We have included the video for all the view. Take a look, you might see a friend or “yourself” in the video.    Exit Interview Video

 

After tabulating the results from all 4, 5, & 6 grades students that voted, no one book was a clear winner, but rather 5 books tied for 1st place with each book receiving 6 votes: Continued »