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Book Group to Discuss “The Dutch House” February 9th

The 2nd Tuesday Book Discussion Group will meet on Tuesday, February 9th at 1pm to discuss Ann Patchett’s best-selling novel, “The Dutch House.” Patchett traces acts of cruelty and kindness through three generations of a family over fifty years. This is a thoughtful, compassionate exploration of obsession and forgiveness, what people acquire, keep, lose, or […]

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2nd Tuesday Book Discussions are back

We will host a discussion of Andrea Levy’s novel, “Small Island” on Tuesday, January 12 at 1 pm. This will be an in-person discussion limited to fifteen participants. Advance sign-up is a must. Copies are now available. Hortense Joseph arrives in London from Jamaica in 1948 with her life in her suitcase, her heart broken, […]

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“Winter Backyard Birds” Zoom presentation December 7

Steve Hale of Open World Explorers will present his virtual program Winter Backyard Birds on Monday, December 7th at 4 PM via Zoom. The program is offered free of charge and on a first-come, first-served basis. Please call the library at 569-2428 or email lynne.clough@wolfeboropubliclibrary.org to register and receive the Zoom meeting sign-up details. Participants […]

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Preserving Family Memories Zoom program December 1st

Family stories are at the heart of family histories. Learn the many ways to create both written and audio stories with Joleen Pearson, presenter of “Preserving Family Memories through Stories with a highlight on Christmas” on Tuesday, Dec 1st at 1pm. Ms. Pearson is a a staff member and teacher at Layton Family Search Center […]

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Friends Holiday Book Sale and Raffle Nov.16 – Dec.16

Check out the Friends of the Wolfeboro Library’s Book Sale and Basket Raffle and get a jump on holiday shopping. Plenty of new and gently used books, including recent hardcover and paperback best sellers, have been gathered, “quarantined” and will be available for sale during this month. In addition, five raffle baskets will be on display […]

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Join our Book Discussion Nov. 17

“This is Happiness” by Irish author Niall Williams will be the subject of our next book discussion. We’ll meet on Tuesday, November 17 at 1pm in our Helen Bradley Meeting Room. Set in rural Ireland, “This is Happiness” is a gentle, profound, and enchanting novel about the loves of our lives and the joys of […]

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Introducing Creativebug

Experience the joy of creating with thousands of award-winning video classes taught by top designers and artists. Creativebug will inspire you to create and then teaches you how! Enjoy unlimited access to online art and craft classes, plus patterns, templates, and recipes.  Topics include art & design, sewing, quilting, paper,            […]

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Book Discussions are back

On Tuesday, Oct. 27th at 3 p.m. we’ll host a discussion of  An American Marriage by Tayari Jones in our Bradley Meeting Room. Helen Gallagher and Lynne Clough will facilitate. An American Marriage is a compelling love story that is also a clear-eyed look at the effects of injustice in contemporary American life. The novel […]

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