“Books are delightful society. If you go into a room and find it full of books – even without taking them from the shelves they seem to speak to you, to bid you welcome.”

William Ewart Gladstone

Book Clubs

The Library hosts four book club groups each month. Check out the book lists for each of the groups by clicking on the name of the book group.  Books are available at the library.

Mystery Book Club:
We meet on the 1st Wednesday of the month at 10:30am at the library. Please contact Sue for more information at 978-372-1732 or snakanishi@langleyadamslib.org. 

Wednesday Night Book Club :
We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at the library. Please contact Lauren for more information at 978-372-1732 or ltowler@langleyadamslib.org.

Nichols Village Book Group:
We meet on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 3:15pm at the Nichols Village. Please contact Sue for more information at 978-372-1732 or snakanishi@langleyadamslib.org.

Overbooked: A (Mostly) YA Book Club for Adults: 
We meet on the 4th Monday of the month at 7pm, currently via Zoom. Please contact Darcy for more information at 978-372-1732 or dlepore@langleyadamslib.org.

The Knit-a-Bitters

The knitters (and/or those who crochet) meet every Monday night from 6-7:30 p.m., except when the library is closed for holidays or inclement weather. Beginners and advanced are welcome! For more information, please contact Laurel Puchalski at laurelpuchalski@gmail.com or call her at 978-373-1858.

The Italian Conversation Group

Do speak Italian , want to learn Italian, and/or have an interest in anything Italian? Then this is the group for you! The group meets during the school year on Wednesday afternoons from 3-4pm. It’s a come when you can scenario. The group does not meet during the school vacation weeks, when the library is closed, or in the summer. For further information, please contact our Adult Services Librarian Sue Nakanishi snakanishi@langleyadamslib.org or call 978-372-1732.

Reading Lists for Adults

Have you read everything by your favorite author? Try clicking on NoveList where you can find author read-a-likes and so much more.

Note: you’ll need your library card number for this.

Resources & Reference

Online Resources: Answers… to Go!

Looking for an article, or need information to help with a school project, click here to access our online databases. You will need your library card number and pin number to access these resources. If you need help, please call the library at 978-372-1732.

Career/Employment Resources:

Valley Works Career Center- Northern Essex Community College
Student Center- First Floor Room SC118
100 Elliott Street
Haverhill, MA 01830 
(978) 469-7827

The Library will be closed Monday 5/30 for Memorial Day. We will reopen Tuesday 5/31 at 10am.