New Museum Pass for the NE Quilt Museum in Lowell, provided by the Friends of the Library


Annual Bookmark Contest – Open for all ages

Everyone is welcome to enter. We have categories from kids up to adult…so don’t let your children be the only ones to have all the fun! Entry forms can be found here

Programs Funded by The Friends

  • Children and Youth Programs
    Puppet shows, magic shows, jewelry making, music & rhythm; Christmas with Santa; Red Sox Day; Farmer Minor and Daisy (pig); Star Wars Symposium; YA Mindbender & Mentalist program
  • Children’s Program Supplies
    Arts and crafts supplies; Story Time and project supplies; Seed for window bird feeder; to promote reading
  • Summer Reading Program
    Special programs such as: African Rhythms and Dance; Having Fun with Fossils and Dinosaurs; Magical Stories from Around the World Breakfast Club; Arts & crafts projects; Prizes
  • Bookmark Contest
    Framed bookmarks and Reception for winners
  • Museum Passes and Discounts
    Passes or discounts to Fun places to visit
  • Adult Book Discussion Groups
    Monthly book discussion; Stewing over Mysteries program; Author visits – Local authors; Hallie Ephron
  • Adult Programs and Summer Reading Program
    Stealing Rembrandts; Gravestone Girls; Lizzie Borden; Maichack Arts; Indian and Chinese Cooking; On-line job Search
  • Origami Sunday Fun for all ages – from beginners to experts

These events are funded and sponsored by the Friends of the Joshua Hyde Public Library.
Help support the Friends!