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January 3, 2013

Manchester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Wednesday, Jan. 2

Wingmasters live bird program with Jim Parks, 2 p.m., Manchester Public Library, Children’s Room. Ages: 5 and older. Registration required.

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments. In the Reading Room while the Children’s Room is being renovated.

monday, jan. 7

COA Knit, crochet group group meets, 3 p.m., in the Plains Community Room. Compare knitting notes, get help on a project, learn a stitch, meet new friends. Transportation available. Call 978-526-7500.

Wednesday, Jan. 9

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments. In the Reading Room while the Children’s Room is being renovated.

Friday, Jan. 11

Manchester COA van goes to the Peabody and Danvers Malls. Seniors may between either. $3 requested. Van pick-up around 9:30 a.m. For information/reservation, call the C.O.A. Office at 526-7500.

Saturday, Jan. 12

Bird Origami with Laura Geggis, 2 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Unique paper art instruction designed for ages 8 and older; okay for experienced 7 year olds and adults. Registration required.

monday, jan. 14

COA Knit, crochet group group meets, 3 p.m., in the Plains Community Room. Compare knitting notes, get help on a project, learn a stitch, meet new friends. Transportation available. Call 978-526-7500.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments. In the Reading Room while the Children’s Room is being renovated.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Bring your sample clues for the QR Treasure Hunt, share ideas, then vote. Contact YA Librarian, Anne Cowman at: acowman at mvlc.org

Friday, Jan. 18

Manchester COA’s monthly trip to Trader Joe’s in Danvers, van departs 9:30 a.m. Allow hour or so for shopping time at Trader Joe’s or other stores in the Plaza. Call COA for reservations; 978-526-7500.

Monday, Jan. 28

Author of ‘Red Sox Fan’ Steve Kluger visits, Manchester Essex Middle and High Schools to discuss love, Mary Poppins and Fenway Park Park as featured in his novel, ‘My Most Excellent Year.’monday, jan. 14

COA Knit, crochet group group meets, 3 p.m., in the Plains Community Room. Compare knitting notes, get help on a project, learn a stitch, meet new friends. Transportation available. Call 978-526-7500.