Nevins Buzz Blog

The team at the Nevins Memorial Library is happy to present the Nevins Buzz as another resource for discovering fun programs to see, new things to learn, and ways to help the Nevins Library and Methuen Community.

Literacy Tutor Orientations | Mar, 2020

Want to become a Tutor with Literacy Volunteers of Methuen? We need your help to provide free, private, flexible, and individualized instruction to adults in the community who want to learn to speak and read English, or are struggling with... Read More

Bruins PJ Drive | Jan, 2020

From February 1 through March 31, the Nevins Library, along with Cradles to Crayons®, the Boston Bruins, Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, and Wonderfund are coming together to collect new pajamas for local children living in low-income and homeless situations…. Read More

Another Way to Support the Friends | Mar, 2019

What is AmazonSmile? Are you making a purchase on If you sign onto the site through the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible items to the Friends of the Nevins Memorial Library. How... 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

Annual Emmaus, Inc. Giving Tree | Nov, 2018

Once again, our Giving Tree will provide Christmas gifts to Merrimack Valley homeless children who are served by Emmaus, Inc. More than ever, these kids need your kindness and generosity! If you'd like to help, please stop by the Children's... Read More

Methuen Magical History Tour | Oct, 2018

Did you know that you can take a walk through Methuen's History whenever you want and not just on Methuen Day? It's a self-guided walking tour (with the aid of a mobile website, more on that below) of Methuen's past... Read More

Sign Up for Wowbrary | Dec, 2017

Would you like to hear about exciting bestsellers, movies, music, and audiobooks almost the very moment they arrive at the library? If the answer is yes, sign up for our new email newsletter Wowbrary! Each week an email is sent… Read More

Post-It Note Art | Sep, 2017

Our summer reading program this year was “Build a Better World”. Based on this, all summer long, teens have been “building” an art display by doodling on post-it notes and adding them together. Here are the final doodles on display!