Author Archive

TUE 2/27 VIRTUAL Author Visit “The Beekeeper’s Apprentice” with Laurie R. King

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Tuesday, February 27 @ 7PM – 8PM on ZOOM

Wow, can you believe it’s been 30 years since the most amazing Sherlock Holmes retelling, “The Beekeeper’s Apprentice” came out? And that the newest in the series, Book #18 (!), “The Lantern’s Dance”, just came out?! Join us over Zoom with author Laurie R. King as we discuss the origin story to this series, the taking on of an icon, the twists and turns of storytelling, and the impact (cultural, social, political, etc) of Holmes and Russell on our collective consciousnesses!

Event is virtual, register here.

Presented in partnership with the Ashland Public Library.

WED 2/28 Toddler Time

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Wednesday, February 28 @ 10:30AM – 11AM

Storytime for toddlers will include songs, stories, puppets, manipulatives and more to help lay the foundation for early literacy. Time for play/socialization will be available after the program. Siblings are welcome.

Weekly sign-up necessary! Sign up here.

This program is for children 18-36 months.

WED 2/28 Family Movie “The Lorax”

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Wednesday, February 28 @ 2PM

Kids and their families can join us on Wednesday, February 28th at 2:00 pm for a Family Movie! No need to register, just drop in for the showing!

The Lorax (2012)

“A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.” (IMDB)

Rated PG. Run time 1 hr 26 mins.

THUR 2/29 TWEEN Recycled Art

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Thursday, February 29 @ 3:30PM – 4:30PM

It’s time to put your creative brain to work! We’ll supply you with all kinds of junk that you can turn into marvelous works of art. Old to new! Trash to treasure! The options are as endless as your imagination.

This program is for students in grades 4-8.

This program is a part of North Andover Reads in partnership with North Andover Public Schools.

THUR 2/29 VIRTUAL – Navigating Solo: Tools for Creating Your Plan for Aging Well

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Thursday, February 29 @ 7PM – 8PM on ZOOM

Join Ailene Gerhardt, Board Certified Patient Advocate at Beacon Patient Solutions LLC, as she explores the unique considerations and planning needs of solo agers.  She will review specific needs related to healthcare, community and programs and resources available to support your journey.

This week’s topic is Bringing It All Together & Developing an Organized Solo Aging Plan.

Event is virtual, register here.

Presented in collaboration with the North Andover Senior Center.

SAT 3/2 Family Story Time

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Saturday, March 2 @ 10:30AM – 11:30AM

Families can join us for a Saturday story time!

All ages are welcome. We will read some stories, sing songs, and provide activities for families to do together after the program.

Sign-up is necessary! Sign up here.

Today’s theme is: birds!

SUN 3/3 Sunday Movie “Five Night’s At Freddy’s”

Monday, February 26th, 2024

Sunday, March 3 @ 2PM

Join us on Sunday at the Stevens for a weekly movie! This week we are showing Five Night’s at Freddy’s (2023)


2/12: MVLC Mobile App: Apple & Android available

Wednesday, December 6th, 2023

MVLC library users now have their choice of the MVLC Mobile App iOS version is available to download from the Apple App Store  or the MVLC Mobile App Android version and may be downloaded from the Google Play Store.  Users who have set up the previous mobile app on their devices will need to uninstall the old app and then go to the appropriate store to download the new app.

Employment Support: searching, resume prep, interview skills and more

Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

Visit the Employment Support page to assist in job searches, resume prep, and career and business development. The page is accessible at home, all you need is your library card number and pin. Check out the page by clicking here. (more…)

Don’t have a library card? Sign-up now!

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Don’t have a library card? Visit the Library during its open hours or send an email to . Include your full name, North Andover address, and a phone number.  A library staff member will respond when available to get you started using the Library’s many resources.

Reading Recommendations

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

Not sure what to read next? Fill out a Reader Request for personalized book recommendations, for all ages. Indicate your preferred format: print and audiobooks, e-books and e-audiobooks. You should receive a follow up within 2 days and provide you with at least 3 titles.