The public library is offering a variety of events in August. Here are the dates, times and details:
Author Sara J. Henry will discuss her new book “A Cold and Lonely Place,” a follow up to her acclaimed debut “Learning to Swim” on Monday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. in the Milhendler Room. All are welcome at this Adult Summer Reading Social event.
Community Writers Group meets Tuesday, Aug. 6 at 7 p.m. in the Milhendler Room. Share your work with other local writers, seek advice, and brainstorm your upcoming projects. Please note this is an informal, unstructured group.
Local author Edith Maxwell will talk about her new book “A Tine to Live, A Tine to Die,” the first book in a new cozy mystery series on Thursday, Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Milhendler Room. All are welcome to drop in for this Adult Summer Reading Social event.
Marcy Yeager will discuss tips and tricks for making the most of your international travel in this International Travel 101 presentation on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Johnson Auditorium. Yeager is coordinator of the international studies program at Northern Essex Community College.
Author and Haverhill native Dave Goudsward will share his new book tracing HP Lovecraft’s ties to the Merrimack Valley on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Milhendler Room.
Organ recital today at Methuen hall
METHUEN — The Methuen Memorial Music Hall will present a C. Marshall Caras Memorial Organ Recital today featuring organist Jung-A Lee.
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. The program includes pieces by Corneliu Mootz, Michael Burkhardt, Camille Saint-Saens, Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky, Aram Khachaturian, Guy Bovet, Johann Sebastian Bach and Julius Reubke.
The Methuen Memorial Music Hall is located at 192 Broadway (Route 28), Methuen. Admission is $12 for adults and $5 for children. Free off-street parking is available. The building is handicap accessible, but please use the rear entrance.