October 2016

Holiday Hours
Monday, October 10
Library Closed
Community Events 
at the Library 
Sib Shops 
Saturday, Oct. 1 ~ 9:30am

Public Meeting: Vote Yes
on Question 5 for Danvers
Monday, October 3 - 6:30pm

Networking Group 

Friday, October 7 - 10:30am

Tuesday Book Group 

On Immunity: An Innoculation
Tuesday, October 11 - 10:00am

Heritage Film Series
Tuesday, October 11 - 11:00am
Mysterious Stories: Danvers
State Hospital and Essex County

SCORE: Business Workshop 

Wed., October 12 - 6:00pm 
Monday Book Group 

Jude the Obscure

Monday, Oct. 17 - 7:30pm

History Book Group

Wednesday, Oct. 19 - 7:00pm

Networking Group 
Friday, October 21 - 10:30am

Scoliosis Support Group

Saturday, October 22 - 3:30pm 

Heritage Film Series
Tuesday, October 25 -11:00am
Ghosts of Danvers & Salem;
Ghosts of Gettysburg
Technology Help 
Are you a beginner when it comes to computers?

One-on-one help sessions are available in the Reference Department.  Contact us for more information or to make an appointment at 978-774-0554.
Library News and Programs
Things That Go Bump In the Night:
The History & Impact of the Horror Film
Thursday, October 6 ~ 7:00pm

We all fear things that go bump in the night but actually want a good scare when it's Halloween.

How did horror movies begin? Enjoy clips, hear about famous faces like Frankenstein's creature & Vincent Price and enter a free raffle!   Click here to register. 
Thursday, October 13 ~ 7:00pm

Everyone has some psychic potential in them.  Have you ever had a psychic experience or are you interested in learning how to get in touch with your psychic channels? 

Linda Sessa will discuss psychic experiences, techniques for opening your own channels and the science behind it.  There will be a guided meditation to help you with your observation skills.  Click here to register.
Electronic Resources for Small Businesses
Saturday, October 15 ~ 2:00pm 

Running a business? Doing investment research? Trying to keep up with finances?  If so, the library has some tools for you.
AtoZ Databases is a resource of 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, career opps, finding family and more!
Weiss Street Ratings provides financial strength ratings and tools for Insurance, Banks, Mutual Funds & Stocks.

Join us to learn how to put these tools to use in your research! 
Thursday, October 20 ~ 7:00pm 

Explore the music of The Beatles in this 60-minute presentation (part history, part musical analysis) spanning the full 1960s: beginning with the band's seminal visits to Hamburg, continuing through Beatlemania, and concluding with Abbey Road. 

Presented by historian Aaron Krerowicz, the program will be supplemented with audio clips and excerpts from interviews with band members.  Click here to register.  
Your Library Online: The Boston Herald

Newsbank, the company that gives us access to the Danvers Herald, is letting us try out The Boston Herald online which includes issues of the Boston Herald from 1848 to the present - a terrific resource for historical research, genealogy and more.

Click here and enter your Danvers Library Card number to try it and fill out a short survey to let us know what you think of it.

Peabody Institute Library - 15 Sylvan Street - Danvers, MA  01923 - 978-774-0554