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Hispanic Heritage Month Trivia

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by testing your knowledge of Hispanic history, culture, and popular culture! There are five trivia quizzes in total. Everyone will have until 4 pm on the Friday of each week to complete the trivia. You're encouraged... Read More

Friends Flower Fundraiser

Support the Friends of the Nevins Library by ordering flowers this fall! Between now and October 15th you can purchase bulbs that will be delivered directly to your home and the Friends will earn 50% profit (it will go towards... Read More

Writing Our History

Methuen Neighborhood Project Do you know the history of your neighborhood? Looking to learn more about where you live? We are looking for past & current residents of Methuen to share their memories and tell us about the older neighborhood.... Read More

Mindfulness Series

Learn how to cultivate self-love, confidence, compassion, focus, concentration, stress & anxiety relief, help with navigating difficult emotions and change, and more. Led by Amy Rutledge, a Meditation Guide, Artist, and Actor, the Sessions are 30 minutes with an intro,... Read More

Mindful Moments Packets

We hope you’ve had fun and a break with these packets. Watch this space (and our Website in general) for more information on when these’ll return. Also, for what we’ll be doing next for the Mindfulness of the Methuen community…. Read More

Methuen Friendship Quilt Project

In the mid-1800s, “Friendship Quilts” were a popular way to commemorate events and memories, often with a large group of people creating the quilt for a particular person or family. These quilts were often personalized with the signatures of those… Read More

Libraries Working Towards Social Justice

Libraries Working Towards Social Justice formed in 2020 to expand our programming efforts beyond our individual communities to achieve a more equitable, diverse and inclusive society. These thought-provoking lectures and discussions will help Merrimack Valley residents (and beyond) to think... Read More

Teach Something

Would you like to learn something new? If you missed the videos on the Teen Facebook page, they're all archived here as well. See if there's anything you've been meaning to learn and give it a watch! Also, if you... Read More

Read the New York Times

We have a new Online Resource. You can now log into the New York Times and read it for free in four easy steps (Each time your 72 hours expires, you'll need to repeat these steps). 1. Click on the... Read More

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

Links to COVID-19 Resources: Massachusetts Department of Public Health Page Center for Disease Control Vaccine Page City of Methuen Health Department Page Steps to Prevent Illness (CDC) Nevins Online Resources - Find more Journal and Scholarly Articles in the databases... Read More