Topsfield Town Library
One South Common Street, Topsfield MA 01983 (978)887-1528 mto[at]mvlc.org

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Library Hours
Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am to 8pm Tues: 10am to 5pm Wed: Noon to 5pm Thurs: 10am to 8pm Fri: Noon to 5pm Sat: 10am to 5pm


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The Library will be closing at 1pm on Saturday, January 24th due to weather conditions.

Winter Book Sale Coming Up in February

booksThe Friends of the Library's annual Winter Book and Media Sale will kick-off with a pre-sale on Tuesday, February 3rd. The pre-sale will take place from 4-6pm, then the sale will continue during open library hours from Wednesday through Saturday. Stock up on books, movies, and music to get you through the rest of the winter! All items are $2.00 or less.

Donations will be accepted starting January 26th. Please bring used books, DVDs, audiobooks, and music CDs to the Meeting Room. We cannot accept VHS tapes, textbooks, encyclopedias, or cassettes. Thank you for supporting the Friends of the Library!

Sunday Hours Begin in February

Back by popular demand! The library will be open on Sundays from 2-5pm during the months of February and March. Stop by to get some work done, pick up a Sunday night movie, or check out a few books to get you through the week!

New Museum Pass

maker mill logoNow available in January, February and March 2015: passes to The Maker Mill. The Maker Mill is located in North Andover and is a dedicated space for exploring the latest technology through STEM tools (science, technology, engineering and math). Children, teens and parents will enjoy this immersive open space that encourages curiosity and problem solving. The library passes, available through March 2015, allow half price admission for children (adults are free with a paying child). This pass is available to all Topsfield residents as well as to members of the Friends of the Topsfield Library. Friends of the Library members can reserve the pass online! See our museum pass reservation page.

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Upcoming Events:

snowflakeWinter Storytime
Tuesday, January 27th
10:30am: 1½-3 year-olds
1:30pm: 3-5 year-olds

Today's storytime theme will be fairy tales. Join us for a few stories and a fun craft! Please sign up for storytime in the Children's Room, by calling us at 978-887-1528, or by e-mailing the Children's librarian, Jane Johnson.

digital cameraGetting the Most Out of Your Digital Camera
Thursday, January 29th
7:00-9:00pm

How do you get the most out of your digital camera? Whether you’re shooting sports, vacation photos, or family pictures, your digital camera probably has abilities that you’ve not yet explored. Greg West will introduce you to some best practices in shooting with a digital camera, including shooting modes for stills, movies modes, image formats, composition, controlling light and considering post production opportunities to enhance and organize images.

booksFriends of the Library Winter Book Sale
Wednesday, February 4-Saturday, February 7
During open library hours
Pre-sale Tuesday February 3rd, from 4-6pm

The annual Friends of the Topsfield Library Winter Book and Media Sale will kick-off Tuesday, February 3rd from 4-6pm. The sale will continue from Wednesday through Saturday, during open library hours. Donations will be accepted starting January 26th. Please bring used books, DVDs and CDs to the Meeting Room. We cannot accept VHS tapes, textbooks, encyclopedias, or cassettes. Thank you!