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Levi Heywood Memorial Library

55 West Lynde Street

Gardner, MA 01440

phone: 1-978-632-5298



Monday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.*
*Closed Memorial Day - Labor Day

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Print from computers & mobile devices $.10/page

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During inclement weather call 978-632-5298 for Library closings/delays or check our Facebook page


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Storytime at the Library
Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 10AM
Wednesdays @ 11AM
Until May 25th


The Children’s Department offers storytime sessions in the spring, fall, and winter.  Sessions include age-appropriate themed stories and activities including music, movement, and crafts.  New participants are always welcome.  Please note the age limitations outlined below.

For more information please contact the Children’s Room at 978-632-5298

Drop-in Storytime (Ages 2-5)
Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Wednesdays 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Limit to the first 30 people (kids & accompanying adults) that arrive.

New stories and activities at each session!

**Library policy requires that a parent or responsible caregiver accompany children under the age of 8.**

After School Drop-in Lego Club


For ages 6-12
Meets the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of each month
January- May
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Family Craft Night
In the Children's Room
5:30-6:30 PM

May 10- Wooden Keychains

Family Craft Night

For ages 6-12 & family
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month
January- May
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Read to Rosie
Check our Facebook Page for dates!

You can also reserve a 15-minute block of time by calling the Children's Room at 978-632-5298.

Jr Book Club
for Grades 2-3

Next Meeting Date: May 23 @ 4PM
Reading: Cranky Chicken by Katherine Battersby

Cranky Chicken

Jr Book Club meets the 4th Tuesday of each month January - May
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Copies of the book are available for check out in the Children's Room

Book Club
for Grades 4 - 6

Next Meeting Date: May 24 @ 4PM
 Reading: Aster and the Accidental Magic by Thom Pico

Aster and the Accidental Magic

Book Club meets the 4th Wednesday of each month January - May
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Copies of the book are available for check out in the Children's Room

Beanstack Reading Challenge
May 1-31


Click here to sign up for the challenge! Free In-Library Use

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Free access from Library computers and your own device connected to our wi-fi network. Please note some mobile devices require a free app download.