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Magic Tree House Book Club: Wed, Dec 19 @ 4pm (Register Grades 1- 2)

Magic Tree House Book Club: Wed, Dec 19 @ 4pm (Register Grades 1- 2)

Now is your chance to join the Magic Tree House Book Club!!! You’ll get your very own passport to travel back in time through this popular series. We’ll explore history with Jack & Annie, discuss books & have fun activities & snacks to share. Sign up, read the book of the month, and meet...
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Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, January 2nd @6:30

Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, January 2nd @6:30

The book of the month is The Losers Club by Andrew Clements Sixth grader Alec can’t put a good book down. So when Principal Vance lays down the law–pay attention in class, or else–Alec takes action. He can’t lose all his reading time, so he starts a club. A club he intends to be...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 @6:30

The book of the month is Me Before You by Jojo Moyes Louisa Clark is an ordinary young woman living an exceedingly ordinary life—steady boyfriend, close family—who has never been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex-Master of the Universe Will Traynor, who is wheelchair-bound after...
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COMBINED T/ween Book Discussion: Wednesday, December 5th @6:30

COMBINED T/ween Book Discussion: Wednesday, December 5th @6:30

Teens and Tweens come together for this months read: Uprising by Margaret Peterson Haddix Bella, newly arrived in New York from Italy, gets a job at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory. There, along with hundreds of other immigrants, she works long hours at a grueling job under terrible conditions. Yetta, a coworker from Russia, has...
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Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, November 7th @6:30

Tween Book Discussion: Wednesday, November 7th @6:30

The book of the month is ‘Brave’ by Svetlana Chmakova In his daydreams, Jensen is the biggest hero that ever was, saving the world and his friends on a daily basis. But his middle school reality is VERY different – math is hard, getting along with friends is hard…Even finding a partner for the...
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Discovering New England Stone Walls with Kevin Gardner ~ (NH Humanities) Registration requested @ 6:30 PM, Thursday 10/18/18

Discovering New England Stone Walls with Kevin Gardner ~ (NH Humanities) Registration requested @ 6:30 PM, Thursday 10/18/18

Why are we so fascinated with stone walls?  Find out as we welcome back  Kevin Gardner, author of The Granite Kiss. Join us as Kevin Gardner explains how and why New England came to acquire its thousands of miles of stone walls, the ways in which they and other dry stone structures were built,...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, November 13th @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, November 13th @6:30

The book of the month is  ‘Turtles All the Way Down’ by John Green. Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and...
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The Hello Girls (Film) with Presenter Carolyn Timbie ~ (Registration Required) at 6PM on Thursday, 10/4/2018

The Hello Girls (Film) with Presenter Carolyn Timbie ~ (Registration Required) at 6PM on Thursday, 10/4/2018

In 1917, General Pershing, Commander of the American Expeditionary Forces in WW1, made a request for bilingual women telephone operators to oversee telephone communications in France. It was apparent that inexperienced doughboys could not efficiently complete this vital task. In 1918, the U.S. Army Signal Corps sent 223 women to France. These brave women,...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, October 9th @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, October 9th @6:30

The book of the month is ‘The Art of Being Normal’ by Lisa Williamson. David Piper has always been an outsider. His parents think he’s gay. The school bully thinks he’s a freak. Only his two best friends know the real truth – David wants to be a girl. When Leo stands up for...
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Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7): Wednesday, October 3rd @6:30

Tween Book Discussion (Grades 5-7): Wednesday, October 3rd @6:30

The book of the month is ‘Number the Stars’ by Lois Lowry As the German troops begin their campaign to ‘relocate’ all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen’s family takes in Annemarie’s best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of the family.Through the eyes of ten-year-old Annemarie, we watch as the Danish...
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