, Kingston, NH


June 12, 2014

Kingston Library News

KINGSTON —Stop by the library for a screening of Monuments Men (rated PG-13) on Fri., June 13 at 5:30 p.m. Pizza will be provided. If means allow, please bring a potluck snack to share. Please register!

Get ready for summer on Creative Craft Saturday! Stop in to tie dye T-shirts and custom-design flip-flops on Sat., June 14 at 10:00 a.m. Bring your own white T-shirt and a pair of flip-flops. Children under eight must be accompanied by an adult. Sign up is required. Space is limited.

Come join some of our amazing local mystery writers for a group discussion on Wed., June 18 at 7:00 p.m. Writers include Brendan DuBois, Edth Maxwell (Tace Baker), Susan Oleksiw, Amy Ray and J.E. Seymour.

Taking time to have a regular family night is a great way to create lasting memories. This month, we will watch The LEGO Movie (rated PG) on Fri., June 27 at 5:30 p.m. Please bring a potluck snack to share. Pizza will be provided.

The Summer Reading Program will take place from July 7 through August 15. Reading groups include: Fizz, Boom, Read! (Early Literacy, K-5), Spark a Reaction! (Teen), and Literary Elements (Adult). You can sign up any time after 10:00 a.m. on Mon., July 7. Registration and reading logs for K-5, Teen, and Adult are online this year and you can find links starting July 7 on our website, Record the minutes you spent reading to earn prizes and raffle tickets. Enter your raffle tickets for weekly prizes and the grand prize. Share your thoughts on the books you read, browse reviews and book lists by other readers.

Story time fun continues! Book Babies, a story time for children ages 0-36 months meets every Monday at 10:30 a.m. Preschool Story Time is on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. for children ages 3 to 5. Check the children’s web page for updates or schedule changes.

Stay up-to-date on library happenings and services by visiting our website,, or check us out on Facebook! Need to speak to us? Call 642-3521.

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    LAWRENCE — Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy, passed away at her home surrounded by her family, after suffering a stroke in April. She was born in Lawrence and was the daughter of the late Rose A. (Betit) and Alfred Robidoux, originally of Quebec, Canada. She was predeceased by her husband of 28 years, Armand Joseph Audy, who passed away on June 28, 1976.

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    Jackson, MS — Charles Anthony “Chuck” Carnival, 79, formerly of Raymond, N.H., passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Central Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss.

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  • Francis M. Lurvey, 76

    Bar Harbor, ME — Francis M. Lurvey passed away Sunday, June 22, in Bar Harbor, Maine, after battling cancer. By his side were his sons, Edwin Lurvey and Steven Lurvey and his niece and husband, Debra and Richard Carey, as well as cousin, Marion McDonald. He was the son of Edwin R Lurvey (Bar Harbor) and Delia Amazeen (Dexter). He is survived by five children, a stepson, and their families. His sons, Edwin and wife April, Steven and wife, Pam, David and his daughter, Meghan, as well as his daughters, Lorraine and Ellen and her husband, Paul DiScipio with daughters, Katherine and Julia, and his stepson, Brian Faulkner and wife, Jody with children, Trevor, Rachel, and Keith. He is also survived by his sister, Sheryl, and many nieces and nephews including Frank Lurvey and Elaine Langer. Francis was predeceased by his twin brother, Frank, as well as his brothers, Edwin and Erwin. He was also predeceased by his longtime companion, Brian and Edwin’s mother, Maureen Faulkner and former wife, Roberta Lurvey Gilmore.

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  • Norman R. Cote

    Atkinson, NH — Norman R. Cote, of Atkinson, was called to his heavenly home on June 16, 2014, following a period of declining health.

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    Epping, NH — Frederick Michael Hopper, of Epping, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Predeceased by his wife, Alice Hopper, he is survived by his longtime girlfriend, Joann Peatfield; daughters, Shay Belair and Jayne Pond; sons-in-law, Adam Belair and James Pond; mother, Arlene Hopper; father and stepmother, Frederick S. and Barbara Hopper; siblings, Susan Hardy, Stephan Hopper, Scott Hopper, and Sherri Chagnon; grandsons, Benjamin Belair, Jonathan Belair and Jackson Pond; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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