Barbara Widmer, our Children’s Librarian since 1998, has announced her retirement. She’s delighted hundreds of children with Tuesday story times, sung and played with Toddlers on Thursdays, created countless summer reading programs, and kept the Children’s Room stocked with wonderful treasures. Please stop by before the end of October to wish Barbara the best.
What’s better than having a library card? Using it! If you or someone you know in town is still missing out on free access to great books, movies, music, audios, ebooks and more, don’t wait, come on in. It’s the perfect time to sign up for a card!
Stop in and check out our new display of local book club favorites; you’re guaranteed to find something interesting. And let us know what titles your book club has loved, too. PS – We’ll be resuming our library book discussions again soon. Stay tuned.
The Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group will present “Cemetery Headstone & Monument Designs & Symbols” on Thursday, August 27 at 6:30 pm. This will be an online Zoom meeting. Participants will view photos and hear the stories of individuals who have been researching monuments and gravestones. See what can be uncovered from this kind of research. […]
We will be closed Monday, August 17 and Tuesday, August 18 for driveway and parking lot paving. Due to the nature of the work, we are unable to welcome you into the building. The book drop will also be closed. However, some staff will be on hand to answer your calls and emails. We’ll be […]
Starting Monday, our two small meeting rooms will be available to use by reservation. These spaces are perfect for quiet work or study, Facetime or Zoom sessions and small meetings. Due to Covid-19 concerns, we are limiting the usage to four people for a maximum of two hours.
Join us for an online discussion of “Waking up White: and Finding Myself in the Story of Race” by Debby Irving on Wednesday, August 19 at 7 pm. The author will join in for a live Q & A. A limited number of books are available to borrow from the library. As an alternative, the […]
Now that the Library has reopened, we are pleased to have Helen Fernald, inspirational writer and photographer, as the first artist to exhibit works in the newly renovated Library. Pictured above are Helen and her husband Fred, hanging pieces from The Sights of Wolfeboro, a collection of photos taken during Helen’s early morning time by […]
We are happy to announce that we will reopen the Library Monday, June 29 with some modifications to our service. We will resume our regular schedule. Safety measures will include reduced occupancy, limited seating and public computers, and frequent cleaning. All staff will be wearing masks and we ask that our visitors do so as […]
Happy to report we will be working Saturday mornings to answer your calls and emails. We’ll also be able to arrange Saturday curbside pick-ups from 9:45 am to 12:45 pm. And of course we are still here Monday through Friday from 10 am to 3 pm to assist you and arrange for pickup of materials. […]