Monday, May 21 2018
Twitter Facebook Twitter
HOURS:
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Programs

Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) – Monday, May 21- 6:30-7:30pm

Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) – Monday, May 21- 6:30-7:30pm

It’s time for our book club and this month’s book puts a bit of magic into your reading! Bring food in a sack or just come for our dessert and drink! Register Now! We meet the 3rd Monday of every month.   ‘The Year of the Book by Andrea Cheng’ is our book for...
Read more »

Posted in Book Clubs, Children's Services, News, Programs | Comments Off

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, May 23, 10:15-11:30am

Morning Book Group – Wednesday, May 23, 10:15-11:30am

Looking for an interesting morning? Come to the Morning Book Group! We meet every 4th Wednesday of the month and discuss our book choice. If you haven’t read the book come anyway to listen, have coffee/tea and light refreshment. The books are available at the main desk.  After a nuclear World War III has...
Read more »

Posted in Book Discussions, News, Programs | Comments Off

Historical Women of Atkinson – Presented by Steven Lewis ~ (Registration Requested) @ 6:30 on Thursday, 6/7/2018

Historical Women of Atkinson – Presented by Steven Lewis ~ (Registration Requested) @ 6:30 on Thursday, 6/7/2018

Elizabeth Smith happened to be the sister of Abigail Adams, wife of John Adams, America’s second President. Elizabeth Smith was the second wife of Parson (Stephen) Peabody of Atkinson. Mr. Peabody became the first Minister of the Congregational Church of Atkinson and also started Atkinson Academy in 1787 which became one of the first...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Programs | No Comments »

June Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, 6/6/18 @6:30pm

June Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, 6/6/18 @6:30pm

The book this month is ‘Rooftoppers’ by Katherine Rundell. Everyone thinks that Sophie is an orphan. True, there were no other recorded female survivors from the shipwreck which left baby Sophie floating in the English Channel in a cello case, but Sophie remembers seeing her mother wave for help. Her guardian tells her it...
Read more »

Tags:
Posted in Book Clubs, Book Discussions, Children's Services, Programs, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

Family ZUMBA: Friday June 8th @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Family ZUMBA: Friday June 8th @ 5 PM (Ages 4 to 104)

Join Ms. Michelle for a ZUMBA party on Friday night! Zumba®Kids classes feature routines based on original Zumba® choreography in kid friendly and family friendly ways. Learn easy steps, play games, activities and explore language and cultural elements exposed in the music. Hear songs you know as well as songs that feature languages and...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Children's Services, Programs, Tweens & Teens | No Comments »

Stand Out in the College Admission Process ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday, 6/11/18

Stand Out in the College Admission Process ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday, 6/11/18

Geared to high school students and parents, join us as College Admissions Coach, Nancy Steenson discusses the following topics: Merit scholarships vs. Financial Aid How important are extracurricular activities? Do I need to be well-rounded? Writing powerful college essays that get noticed Strategies to increase chance of admission at selective schools What you need...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Programs | No Comments »

June Teen Book Discussion: Wednesday June 13th 6:30-7:30pm

June Teen Book Discussion: Wednesday June 13th 6:30-7:30pm

The book of the month is ‘Flowers for Algernon’ by Daniel Keyes.    With more than five million copies sold, Flowers for Algernon is the beloved, classic story of a mentally disabled man whose experimental quest for intelligence mirrors that of Algernon, an extraordinary lab mouse. In poignant diary entries, Charlie tells how a...
Read more »

Tags:
Posted in Book Discussions, Tweens & Teens | Comments Off

Libraries ROCK with Keith Munslow (Register All Ages) SUMMER KICK-OFF: Wed, June 20th 6:30-7:30pm

Libraries ROCK with Keith Munslow (Register All Ages) SUMMER KICK-OFF: Wed, June 20th 6:30-7:30pm

In his highly interactive triple-whammy show, Keith delivers fun, funky music, lightning-fast cartooning, and hilarious stories that will have grown-ups laughing as much as the kids! Keith’s rhythmic piano playing, on-the-spot improvisations, and quick wit combine for an interactive, upbeat, positive experience. His work reflects real-life experiences of kids and families with honesty, humor,...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Children's Services, Programs, T/ween Summer Reading, Tweens & Teens, Youth Summer Reading | Comments Off

Don Campbell ~ 2018 Summer Concert Series @ 6:00, Thursday, 6/21/2018

Don Campbell ~ 2018 Summer Concert Series @ 6:00, Thursday, 6/21/2018

Join us for the 2018 Summer Concert in the Courtyard kickoff with Don Campbell. Don Campbell performs between 150-200 shows per year and has released 14 CDs over his career including 8 original music CDs and 2 Christmas collections. He has opened and/or performed with a long list of folk, country and rock music...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Programs | No Comments »

Songwriting ROCKS Workshop w/ Keith Munslow: Wednesday, June 20th, 5:15-6:15pm (Register Grades 2-6)

Songwriting ROCKS Workshop w/ Keith Munslow: Wednesday, June 20th, 5:15-6:15pm (Register Grades 2-6)

Writing a song is simply a matter of picking something you know and talking about it honestly. In this workshop, students not only learn the basics of rhythm, rhyme, meter and melody – but also that tying your shoes, missing the bus or eating a gross hot lunch can be the stuff of great...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Children's Services, Programs, T/ween Summer Reading, Tweens & Teens, Youth Summer Reading | Comments Off