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Adult Events

Tuesday, September 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online discussion of Documentary films. Do you enjoy learning while being entertained? Do you wish Ken Burns could be your best friend? If so, this is the group for you!  Registration is required so that you can join us... Read More
Wednesday, September 29
6:30pm - 7:45pm
This will be a hybrid program, presented both in-person (to a limited audience) and streamed online.Come learn about Mary Anne MacGregore, the wife of Derry's founder.  Note: Masks may be required for in-person attendees... Read More
Wednesday, September 29
6:30pm - 7:45pm
This will be a hybrid program, presented both in-person (to a limited audience) and streamed online.Come learn about Mary Anne MacGregore, the wife of Derry's founder.  Note: Masks may be required for in-person attendees... Read More
Monday, October 04
6:30pm - 8:00pm
This program will be hosted on Zoom. Gather 'round the virtual campfire with Jeff Belanger!    This ghostly multi-media program will take you on a journey through the haunts in your backyard, and around the world. Pulling from his research in... Read More
Tuesday, October 05
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Robert Frost, the teacher, farmer, and internationally adored poet, was born in California but spent his school days and young adulthood in Lawrence and Derry. Join experts from the Derry Public Library, the Lawrence History Center and The Robert... Read More
Tuesday, October 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for an online discussion of popular books about history! Do you love history? So do we! Join us as we make our way through the pages of the past!   Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom. This group will... Read More
Wednesday, October 06
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom Program   Join Paul Zambella as he discusses some of the most infamous cases in which he was involved as a forensic scientist at the Massachusetts State Police Crime Lab. Focus of the program is on the forensic evidence and how it provided... Read More
Tuesday, October 12
6:30pm - 7:30pm
“We all write poems; it is simply that poets are the ones who write in words” – John Fowles   Do you enjoy poetry and wish you could talk about it with someone? Or, do you wish you understood poetry and what it was trying to say? Then join our... Read More
Tuesday, October 12
6:30pm - 7:30pm
More information to come...
Wednesday, October 13
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for an online discussion of Independent, Foreign, and Classic films. We will watch the film at home and gather to discuss it! Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom.  We will contact you 1 hour prior to... Read More
Friday, October 15
11:30am - 1:00pm
Do you enjoy cooking? Do you love to read cookbooks? Come join us for our afternoon Cookbook Book Group! We will choose a new cookbook for each meeting and make something at home to bring in and share! Discuss tips, tricks, troubles, and take home... Read More
Saturday, October 16
1:00pm - 2:30pm
  Take a stroll through historic Forest Hill Cemetery with local historian T.J. Cullinane and pay homage to Derry’s illustrious heroes of the past to include Alan B. Shepard, the first American in Space and Milk Magnate H.P. Hood. From the First... Read More
Monday, October 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
"Horror is a woman's genre" Believe it or not, it's  true! This month, Liz looks at women in horror, behind the camera and in front. From scream queens to women blazing new trails in horror, this program will cover the evolving female cinematic role... Read More
Tuesday, October 19
6:00pm - 7:00pm
  THIS PROGRAM HAS A HYBRID OPTION. You may attend in-person or via zoom. Register Below for In-Person. In our second memoir writing session, we’ll continue with more writing “sprints” and story sharing. We’ll also talk about tips... Read More
Tuesday, October 19
6:00pm - 7:00pm
THIS PROGRAM HAS A HYBRID OPTION. You may attend in-person or via zoom. Register Below for Zoom In our second memoir writing session, we’ll continue with more writing “sprints” and story sharing. We’ll also talk about tips for... Read More
Tuesday, October 19
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Do you want to be uplifted when you read? Do you know that the best medicine for a dreary day is a good cup of tea and some Fredrik Backman, or Rachel Joyce? Join us for the Feel Good book group. We will read books that will leave us feeling... Read More
Wednesday, October 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online book discussion. We read a variety of books and love to talk about them!  Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom.  We will contact you 1 hour prior to the event with instructions and a link... Read More
Wednesday, October 20
6:30pm - 8:00pm
This program will be hosted on Zoom. Behavior is a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicatetheir needs and feelings as the ability to use language is lost. However, some behaviors can... Read More
Monday, October 25
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for a virtual meeting where we discuss books about science! Do you read Carl Zimmer and Mary Roach, Brian Greene and Sam Kean? We do too! Join us for an exploration of the natural world, and beyond! Registration is required so that... Read More
Tuesday, October 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online discussion of Documentary films. Do you enjoy learning while being entertained? Do you wish Ken Burns could be your best friend? If so, this is the group for you!  Registration is required so that you can join us... Read More
Tuesday, November 02
6:00pm - 7:00pm
  Join us for a roundtable discussion about research. How is your research going? What brick walls have been driving you mad, lately? What has been working well?      
Tuesday, November 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for an online discussion of popular books about history! Do you love history? So do we! Join us as we make our way through the pages of the past!   Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom. This group will... Read More
Wednesday, November 03
6:30pm - 8:00pm
This program will be hosted on Zoom.   This presentation tells the story of the Pack Horse Library initiative, a little known program of the Roosevelt Administration's WPA. Its mission, carried out almost entirely by women, was to deliver and... Read More
Monday, November 08
6:30pm - 7:30pm
When you think of Martin Scorsese, you likely think of gangster  films like Goodfellas or gritty films like Taxi Driver. In fact, he's been accused of "only" being able to make gangster movies. In this porgram, Liz will take you on... Read More
Tuesday, November 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
“We all write poems; it is simply that poets are the ones who write in words” – John Fowles   Do you enjoy poetry and wish you could talk about it with someone? Or, do you wish you understood poetry and what it was trying to say? Then join our... Read More
Wednesday, November 10
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for an online discussion of Independent, Foreign, and Classic films. We will watch the film at home and gather to discuss it! Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom.  We will contact you 1 hour prior to... Read More
Wednesday, November 10
6:30pm - 8:00pm
This program will be hosted on Zoom. Join us to learn about:» The impact of Alzheimer’s.» The difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia.» Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors.» Current research and treatments available to address some... Read More
Tuesday, November 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Do you want to be uplifted when you read? Do you know that the best medicine for a dreary day is a good cup of tea and some Fredrik Backman, or Rachel Joyce? Join us for the Feel Good book group. We will read books that will leave us feeling... Read More
Wednesday, November 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online book discussion. We read a variety of books and love to talk about them!  Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom.  We will contact you 1 hour prior to the event with instructions and a link... Read More
Friday, November 19
11:30am - 1:00pm
Do you enjoy cooking? Do you love to read cookbooks? Come join us for our afternoon Cookbook Book Group! We will choose a new cookbook for each meeting and make something at home to bring in and share! Discuss tips, tricks, troubles, and take home... Read More

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