, Kingston, NH


March 6, 2014

Gale Library News

NEWTON - The Friends of the Gale Library will be at Newton’s Town Hall on Tues., March 11 (Voting Day) selling delicious baked goods!

Donations of bakery items are greatly appreciated. Items may be dropped off at Town Hall on Tuesday, or at the Gale Library on Monday until 8:00 p.m.

Thank you in advance for any donations of cookies, cakes, pies, brownies, bars, etc. All proceeds will be used in support of the Library.

A Movie Matinee is planned for Fri., March 14, at 2:00 p.m., as children are off from school. “Despicable Me 2” is the featured film and rated PG.

Bring along your friends to enjoy the afternoon with a show and some popcorn.

The third week of March is National Button Collecting Week. Cheryl Killam, President of the NH Seacoast Button Club, will give a presentation and display of unique buttons on Mon., March 17, at 6:00 p.m. Join us to learn more about these miniature works of art. Cheryl will also be bringing her collection of St. Patrick’s Day buttons! A link to the National Button Society:

This program is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

AARP Presentation on Frauds and Scams will be coming to the Gale Library on Wed., March 19, at 6:30 p.m., presented by Pat Lyons. The best defense against being a victim of frauds and scams is education! According to the Federal Trade Commission, nearly 25 million Americans are victims of consumer fraud each year. The first step people can do to protect themselves against the sophisticated scam artists is education. That is why AARP is hosting a free presentation; open to the public, to teach Granite Staters the three Rs of fraud: recognize, resist and report. A very informing program!

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