Essex Library Notes |Dec 16


Holiday Hours

Closed Saturday, December 24 and Monday, December 26

Closed Monday, January 2

Learn to Knit

Friday, December 16 at 3:30 p.m.  Children ages 6 years and older with an adult.  Learn the basics of knitting with Ms. Christine.  No experience necessary.  Build hand strength and dexterity which will support fine motor skills.  Participants will receive knitting needles and yarn to keep. Space is limited and registration is required.


Read to Jackson

Wednesday, December 28 at 5 p.m. Schedule you 15 minute reading spot.

Feliz NaviDuckie Soap Making for Teens

Friday, December 16 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.  Grades 6-12.  Don’t miss this unique opportunity to make your own “Feliz NaviDuckie” soap creation. Each participant will take home their handmade soap and encased rubber ducky to keep or give as a holiday gift.

Museum Passes Available

Children’s Museum, Wenham Museum, PEM, MOS, MFA, Children’s Piazza, Aquarium, Zoo NE and DCR parking passes.

Gingerbread Gala

Tuesday, December 20 at 3:30 p.m.  Kids 5 years and older are invited to register for a fun afternoon of sweets, stories, scavenger hunt and gingerbread craft. Registration required.

Library of Things

Having company? We have Hotspots, Bocce, Cornhole, Croquet, Pickleball, Giant Jenga, and more.