Topsfield Town Library
One South Common Street, Topsfield MA 01983 (978)887-1528 mto[at]

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Library Hours
Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am to 8pm Tues: 10am to 5pm Wed: Noon to 5pm Thurs: 10am to 8pm Fri: Noon to 5pm Sat: 10am to 5pm

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Hood's Pond Passes
Now Available for Friends Members

hood's pondThe Friends of the Library have purchased a limited number of day passes to Hood’s Pond, available for Friends members. These one-day guest passes are a $15 value and cover admission to the Pond for one carload. Please call or come into the library to reserve and pick up your pass. Due to the limited number of passes, a household may only request this pass once per season. This is a great opportunity for families new to town to check out Hood’s Pond, Topsfield’s favorite summer attraction! More information about the pond is available at

coloring booksNew Adult Coloring Books

Adult coloring books are the latest craze! Coloring these intricate patterns relieves stress and is a fun and easy way to create beautiful art. Look for the library's nine new adult coloring books in the Periodical Room, the Reference Department, and the Teen Room. Coloring books may not be checked out of the library, but feel free to tear out a page and take it with you!

Play Book Bingo and Win a Prize!

stack of booksIntroducing Adult Summer Reading! Play Book Bingo during the months of July and August and be entered to win a gift certificate to The Gift Horse, The Topsfield Bakeshop, or Barnes and Noble. Simply pick up a bingo board from the library or print a PDF from home. Record your books on the board as you read. If you get “bingo,” turn in the board! All completed entries will be entered into a drawing for a gift certificate. Please return bingo boards by September 9th.

Can't find anything to read? Stop by the library to check out our display of bingo-scoring books. You may also request personalized book suggestions using our online form!

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Upcoming Events:

hula hoopingPinto Bella Hoops
Monday, July 27th

Pinto Bella is a certified Hoopnotica instructor who will teach us about fitness and hula hooping!

family treeFamily History Workshops
Mondays 6:00pm-7:30pm
July 27, August 3, 10
Topsfield Room

The Topsfield Town Library will be offering family history workshops on Monday nights this summer. Learn to search for your family history, organize family records, documents, and heirlooms, and take steps towards digitizing your collection. Come to just one session, or complete a project over multiple sessions. To register, please call the Reference department at 978-887-1528, ext. 200 or sign up online, on our events calendar.

frisbee dogDecorate Frisbees
Tuesday, July 28th

Come personalize your own frisbee to play with this summer!

legosLego Mania
Wednesday, July 29th

Come use our huge Lego collection to build skyscrapers, rocketships, or anything your mind can imagine!

sunKatie's Storytime
Thursday, July 30th

Join teen volunteer Katie as she reads us a few stories and shows us how to do a craft. All ages are welcome, and no sign-up is required.

moonPopcorn and Pajamas Storytime
Thursday, July 30th

Wear your PJs and join us for some stories and a snack before bed!