Nevins Buzz Blog

The Readers’ Advisory Team at the Nevins Memorial Library is happy to present the Nevins Buzz Blog as another resource for discovering interesting reading material. Enjoy book reviews, learn what the Nevins Library staff is reading, and receive literary news that encourages enrichment and literacy in the Methuen community.

We welcome comments and suggestions. We aim to bring the Library, the promotion of literacy, and a sense of community to you—whether you’re at home or on the go—in a fun, interactive way. We hope you enjoy reading the Nevins Buzz Blog.

Literacy Tutor Orientations | Mar, 2019

Want to become a Tutor with Literacy Volunteers of Methuen? Come learn more about how you can help a student who wants to improve their English language skills at one of these upcoming orientation sessions! Tutor Orientations Saturday, March 30… Read More

How Many Birds Can You Find? | Jan, 2019

During President’s Day weekend this year, February 15th-18th, there is an amazing science project that families or individuals can do (and the statistics that you all will compile help professional scientists with their work).  It’s called the Great Backyard Bird Count…. Read More

Bruins PJ Drive | Jan, 2019

Please drop off PJs in the Children’s’ Room. The Nevins Library has teamed up with the Boston Bruins to participate in their annual pajama drive to benefit DCF Kids and Cradles to Crayons. The PJ Drive’s goal is to collect… Read More

Oscar Movie Series | Jan, 2019

It’s back! And this year we’re screening five, count them 5 awesome Oscar-nominated Films in the Hall again. They start Wednesday, January 30th. And since this year we’re having a couple of them on Saturday, please double check the dates and… Read More

2018 Friends’ Quilt Raffle | Dec, 2018

Need something to stay warm on those chilly December/January/February/March and beyond Months? The Friends of the Nevins Library are holding a raffle for a beautiful and unique book-themed quilt, The Cat Who Quilted, quilted and designed by Joanne Billings. Tickets… Read More

Giving at the Nevins Library | Nov, 2018

Again this year we have not one, but two Giving Trees gracing the Nevins Library, as well as our ongoing monthly food drive which supports the Friday Food Backpack program in the Methuen Public Schools. The Giving Trees will be here… Read More

Children’s Room Giving Tree | Nov, 2018

Once again, the Children’s Room will be sponsoring a Giving Tree to provide Christmas gifts to Merrimack Valley homeless children who are served by Emmaus, Inc. Last year our wonderful patrons were able to meet every child’s wish, and we… Read More

2018 Barnes & Noble Bookfair | Nov, 2018

Couldn’t Attend our Bookfair at Barnes & Noble? Visit bn.com/bookfairs to support us online from 12/01/18 to 12/06/18 by entering Bookfair ID 12437794 at checkout. A Percentage of your Barnes & Noble purchases will benefit Friends of the Nevins Library.