Which Will Win?

The Hanson Public Library Foundation Hosts a Chef’s Special Dinner with Beer & Wine Showdown!

Meadow Brook Restaurant
March 9, 2018
Doors open at 6:45 pm, Festivities begin at 7:00 pm
$35/person before March 1st; $40/person after

The Hanson Public Library Foundation is hosting a Chef’s Special Dinner with paired beer & wine tastings for you to have an enjoyable night out with friends and to support the library at the same time.

  • Ages 21 and over
  • Purchase tickets at Library or Meadow Brook Restaurant
  • Open seating at tables of 10, but supporters who buy 8 to 10 tickets in advance may reserve a table

The evening of food will feature:

  • Plated Caesar salad
  • Italian antipasto with assorted cheeses, olives, cured meats, marinated vegetables and assorted house baked artisan breads
  • Mascarpone pumpkin ravioli with pan-seared sea scallops and Galliano basil cream sauce
  • Chicken Marsala served with garlic mashed potatoes
  • Chocolate mousse with house-made whipped cream and fresh strawberries

A representative from Café Europa will present the wines and Larry from L. Knife & Son of Kingston, MA will share his beer expertise. Guests will be served both a wine and beer tasting with each course. Following each course, each table will choose whether they prefer the wine or beer pairing. Will wine or beer prevail as the favorite?

Call the library at 781-293-2151 or email hpl.foundation@gmail.com for further information. We hope you will join us for a tasty, fun, entertaining evening! Seating is limited so buy your tickets now before they are sold out!

Get Ready For Spring!

Spring arrives on March 20th and the Hanson Public Library is celebrating with two great programs:


Organic Gardening for Everyone
Tuesday, March 20, 6:30 pm

Learn natural and effective techniques for the cultivation of a variety of vegetables, fruits, herbs and flowers with naturalist and landscaper John Root.


Meet the Author: Raymond Sinibaldi
Images of Modern America: Fenway Park
Thursday, March 22, 6:00 pm

Author and baseball historian Raymond Sinibaldi will discuss his book Images of Modern America: Fenway Park.


These programs are free but require registration. Sign up online through our Calendar of Events, call 781-293-2151, or email info@hansonlibrary.org.

Just 2 bus seats left!

Peabody Essex Museum Trip – Salem
Featuring Georgia O’Keeffe: Art, Image, Style Exhibition
Saturday, March 3, 2018

Two Trip Options:
• $36 per person with roundtrip motor coach transportation
& general adult museum admission
• $20 per person for round trip motor coach transportation

Depart from Maquan School parking lot at 9:00 a.m. (free parking)
Arrive at Peabody Essex Museum approximately 10:30 a.m.
Depart museum at 2:30 p.m.
Arrive back in Hanson at approximately 4:00 p.m.

Sign up now at the Hanson Public Library.