The Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group’s monthly meeting on Thursday, April 22 at 6:30 pm will feature Brian Rhinehart and his program on researching records from the War of 1812. Rhinehart is a professional genealogist and speaker and is the owner of CivilWarRecords.com. He is a direct descendant of six Civil War soldiers, and specializes […]
The History Book Group will meet on Wednesday, April 21 at 2 pm to discuss “Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq” by Thomas Ricks. Drawing on the exclusive cooperation of an extraordinary number of American military personnel, including more than one hundred senior officers, and access to over thirty thousand pages of official documents, […]
You are invited to join us on Tuesday, April 13 at 1pm to discuss Christy Lefteri’s moving novel, “The Beekeeper of Aleppo.” It traces the path of a pair of refugees whose lives have been shattered by the years-long war in Syria, and who have little hope to guide them but a cousin who awaits […]
“Meyer, Mayer, Meier. Where are you from?” Join Karynne Moses Wednesday, March 17 at 7 pm for part one of “German Research for the Everday American: Spelling Variations and Finding a Hometown.” Tackle the first two challenges of finding your German ancestors. To register and for Zoom invitation: email email@example.com
The Irish Genealogy Special Interest Group meetings resume on Thursday, March 11th at 11:30am – 1pm. The topic will be “Researching Your Irish Ancestors – did they arrive in British North America/Canada?” We will include a brief history lesson and share ideas and resources for your research. The group will also discuss what discoveries they […]
Join us on Wednesday, March 10 at 1 pm for a discussion of Thomas Hardy’s classic, “Tess of the d’Ubervilles.” The novel is set in motion when the ne’er-do-well sire of a starving brood suddenly discovers a family connection to the aristocracy, and his selfish scheme to capitalize on their wealth emerges. Thomas Hardy’s sympathetic […]
Join our Mystery Book Group on Friday, February 26 at 10am to discuss “The Word is Murder” by Anthony Horowitz. It stars Horowitz himself as a Watson-figure to fictional detective Daniel Hawthorne, in a murder investigation that blends reality and fiction in a masterful way, while telling a solidly plotted mystery. Copies of the book […]
Trained AARP volunteers will assist you in preparing and filing your 2020 Tax Return Thursdays at the Library beginning February 18th. Call us at 569-2428 for more information and to set up an appointment.
Ready to improve your genealogy research skills? Sign up for the Zoom program “Basic Computer Skills for Family History & Everyday Use” on Tuesday, February 9th at 2pm. The program is hosted by the Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 603-630-8497 to register.
Please stop in and meet Jeanne Snowdon, the newest member of our team. “I am thrilled to be the new Children’s Librarian here in Wolfeboro! Our family has had the opportunity to live in many places in the U.S. and overseas, but now we are here to stay.I have been a School Librarian in elementary, […]