NEWTON — Paper Pumpkins are hidden all around Newton. Pick up your entry form on the Gale Library Porch starting October 16. Write the number and letter of each pumpkin on your entry form. When you’ve found all fourteen, rearrange the letters to find and write a message. Drop the completed f…

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DANVILLE — Now Open Thursdays! In our effort to restore full services while maintaining a safe library for visitors and workers, the library will now be open on Thursdays by appointment and for curbside pick-up. Current hours are Monday 1-7:30, Wednesday 10-3, Thursday 10-3, and Saturday 10-12:30.

ATKINSON — It’s that time of year where everyone is being required to renew their library card. This is done in person with proof of identification and address. If you are unable to come in right now, please call us and we can give you an extension for a month or two until you are able to co…

KINGSTON — Temporary library hours are Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and 4:00-7:00 p.m., and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

KENSINGTON — Kensington Public Library has received a community project grant from New Hampshire Humanities to present “A Walk Back in Time: The Secrets of Cellar Holes” with Adair Mulligan. This virtual event will be on Wed., October 21 at 7:00 p.m.

ATKINSON — Fall in love with your library (again). Even though most events are virtual and masks are required, much of the library jazz that you love the most still exists. You may stop by to browse, use computers, or see a friendly face. We have a myriad of virtual programming for the fall …

KINGSTON — We would like to say a huge thank you to our amazing community for their generosity and support! We had a great concert with Sly Richard and an amazing outdoor movie night, all made possible by our wonderful Library, The Kingston Rec Dept. YMCA Camp Lincoln, and many local busines…

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library is closed on Mon., October 12 in observance of Columbus Day. Therefore, there are no Curbside Pickup nor Browsing Appointment services that day. Online resources such as downloadable books, magazines, music, TV, and movies, plus the use of online clas…

NEWTON — The Gale Library in Newton invites the public to join us for a free Zoom presentation with Dr. Steve Hale on the topic of Backyard Birding on Thurs., October 22 at 6:30 p.m.

DERRY — Before the general election, let's go back to where it all began! Presenter John Gfroerer will lead you through a brief history of the New Hampshire primary, from its origins to being an important step in the race to the presidency.

ATKINSON — Fall in love with your library (again). Even though most events are virtual and masks are required, much of the library jazz that you love the most still exists. You may stop by to browse, use computers, or see a friendly face. We have a myriad of virtual programming for the fall …

EAST KINGSTON —At the East Kingston Library we have gradually worked on making our place safe and serving our patrons. Tracy, our director, is in the process of schedule programing for the upcoming months.

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library’s new Youth Services Librarian Jenn conducts Outdoor Storytime for preschool children on Wed., October 7 at 1:00 p.m., weather permitting. Grab a blanket and come join us on the Library lawn for fun goat-themed stories, get to know Jenn, and leave wit…

HAMPTON FALLS — The Hampton Falls Free Library is pleased to host a Zoom Webinar on "Art History in Pop Culture" on Wed., September 30 at 6:30 p.m. Join art historian Adrienne Lee in a rollicking look at traditional fine art as it appears in Pop Art, advertising, and memes.

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library staff and Trustees are pleased to announce the addition of two new employees. Sue Crump started as a Library Assistant during the summer and has quickly transitioned into front desk work and various other duties. She is a long time Hampstead resident …

ATKINSON — Fall in love with your library (again). Even though most events are virtual and masks are required, much of the library jazz that you love the most still exists. You may stop by to browse, use the computers, or see a friendly face. We have a myriad of virtual programming for the f…

KINGSTON — Is the Library open for service? Yes! We are now open with limited hours: Tuesday and Wednesday,10:00-11:45 a.m. and 12:00-1:45 p.m. and 4:00-6:45 p.m. and Thursday and Friday, 10:00-11:45 a.m. and 12:00-1:45 p.m. These hours are posted outside the library and on our website. Plea…

NEWTON — The following weekly schedule with limited hours will be in effect for curbside service: Mondays: 12:00-6:00 p.m, Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Wednesdays: 12:00-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

KINGSTON — Kingston Community Library will host a new pop-up exhibition from the National Archives, Rightfully Hers, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Rightfully Hers contains simple messages exploring the history of the ratification of the 19th a…

DERRY — Looking for a way to get into the Halloween spirit? Join the Derry Public Library and performer David Bates for Halloween Harvest: Ghosts, Goblins, and More! This virtual program is a mix of of songs and stories celebrating the season, including work songs, a ghost ballad from mariti…

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NEWTON — The Country Pond Fish & Game Club will offer a NRA Basic Pistol Course on Sat., October 17.

HAMPSTEAD — The featured event of this voting season is coming up on Thurs., September 24 at 7:00 p.m., when the Hampstead Public Library and the Historical Society offer the NH Humanities program "Votes for Women: A History of the Suffrage Movement". This live Zoom event features Liz Tentar…

KINGSTON — Is the Library open for service? Yes! We are now open with new limited hours. These hours are posted outside the library and on our website. Please check regularly, because these hours are subject to change.

DANVILLE — Our Children’s Room is launching a new newsletter to keep families up to date on library services and activities for our families. Please email childrensroom@colbymemoriallibrary.org and indicate you would like to be on the mailing list.

ATKINSON — Practice makes perfect! If your kids are heading back to school and haven’t had a lot of practice wearing face coverings, then consider a stop at the library a good place to start. We are proud to say that we’ve had visits from youth ages 3 and up all wearing masks, and the more o…

KENSINGTON — Kensington Public Library will offer a virtual talk on “New Hampshire Art and Artists through the Years” with Jane Oneail on Wed., September 30 at 7:00 p.m.

KINGSTON — We are Open, Welcome Back!

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library and the Hampstead Historical Society are pleased to present the NH Humanities program "Votes for Women: A History of the Suffrage Movement", featuring Liz Tentarelli in a live Zoom event on Thurs., September 24 at 7:00 p.m. Advance registration is adv…

ATKINSON — Practice makes perfect! If your kids are heading back to school and haven’t had a lot of practice wearing face coverings then consider a stop at the library a good place to start. We are proud to say that we’ve had visits from youth ages 3 and up all wearing masks, and the more of…

ATKINSON — We are so happy to see many of you coming back ‘home’ to Kimball Library. We appreciate all the cooperation with wearing masks covering your noses, maintaining social distance, and having brief purposeful visits. Hats off to the most wonderful community of patrons!

DANVILLE — Labor Day Weekend Hours:  It does not seem possible that Labor Day Weekend is upon us. Where did the summer go?

EPPING — To set up an appointment to visit the library, please call 603-734-4587. Patrons will be able to browse, check out materials, and use our services (copy, fax, etc.) for 30 minutes. We will also have appointments for computer use and study rooms that will last an hour. Please arrive …

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library is closed on Labor Day, Mon., September 7. There are no Curbside Pickup services or Browsing Appointments that day. However, all online databases, learning tools, and downloadable materials are available 24/7. Refer to HampsteadLibrary.org for a compl…

NEWTON — The Gale Library and Michael Maler are inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting on Thurs., September 24, 6:30 p.m. The topic will be the Hurricane of 1938.

HAMPSTEAD — Enjoy the sounds of America’s favorite pastime, courtesy of the September featured music video on the Hampstead Public Library website. Starting September 1, you can access the Musical Baseball Show with Howie Newman at your convenience during the month of September. Howie is a l…

ATKINSON — We are so appreciative of all our patrons taking a token when they enter the building, keeping their masks on and up, dropping off returns in the outside the building drop slots, and keeping social distance when you have your purposeful Library visits. Kudos to the greatest patrons EVER!

KINGSTON — The Friends of the Kingston Community Library sponsor the Election Day Bake Sales?

NEWTON — The following weekly schedule with limited hours will be in effect for curbside service: Mondays: 12:00-6:00 p.m., Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., and Wednesdays: 12:00-4:00 p.m.

DANVILLE — We are planning to open by appointment during limited hours starting on Mon., August 31. Please check the website (colbymemoriallibrary.org) for the most up to date information or call us at 603-382-6733.

HAMPSTEAD —Have you seen the Hampstead Public Library’s special August Concert? Local musicians Sharon and Nick Pangaro take a Musical Tour of Hampstead with songs recorded at locations around town including the Library, Ordway Park, and the Town Beach. They tell viewers about the music and …

ATKINSON — We are enjoying all of you who making your way in the library to browse in person, but if you’re not ready for that we still have ‘take-out’ service available. Take advantage of physical books, movies, and music as well as accessing our streaming services such as Hoopla, Kanopy, a…

DANVILLE — Summer Reading Program Winds Down:

EAST KINGSTON — The library will offering appointment-based services giving patrons the opportunity to browse the collection with some restrictions. To make an appointment, call 603-642-8333 or email Ekpublib@comcast.net.

KINGSTON — What is new at the library? We are offering printing and faxing services at the library by appointment. Call 603-642-3521 or email info@kingston-library.org to request document services and discuss the best option for your needs.

KINGSTON — That the Friends of the Kingston Community Library run the ongoing book sale in the large Community Room at the library?

ATKINSON — We are enjoying all of you who making your way in the library to browse in person, but if you’re not ready for that we still have ‘take-out’ service available. Take advantage of physical books, movies, and music as well as accessing our streaming services such as Hoopla, Kanopy, a…

HAMPSTEAD —The Hampstead Public Library has many services available to help connect its patrons with the materials and information they desire.

EXETER — Join The Exeter Public Library in preserving our memories of this moment in time during the COVID-19 pandemic by contributing to a sealed time capsule to be buried near the Exeter Library.

ATKINSON Summer fun with events, concerts, and in person visits at the Library are still the best place to be!

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