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Coming up– Knit Night on the 17th at 7; Book discussion on the 24th; Adult Coloring Night the 24th in the Sawyer Room at 6:30. Coffee’s on at 9:30 March 3.

We have passes for the McAuliffe Shepard Planetarium, Currier Art Museum (high heels are the exhibit), SEE Science Center and – coming in March – the New England Aquarium!

Tip O’Neil said, ” All politics is local.” You have a voice! There are two candidates for Library Trustee, Brenda Cannon and Mark Carey. Meet the candidates, as well as those running for Selectman, Treasurer and other offices in the Town Hall on March 1 at 7 PM. Voting takes place March 7 at Weare Middle School. The preceding evening you  may call in questions to the Board of Selectmen.

WeAre Knit Together recently created 37 hats, 6 pair of mittens and 5 scarves which were given to the school for distribution to children. This friendly group welcomes new and experienced knitters every third Wednesday at 7 PM. They will be in the Paige Room on January 20.


New Hampshire cartoonist Marek Bennett will take his audience through history looking at comics from around the world and the ways they reflected their times and cultures. This free talk begins at 7 PM on Friday, July 31, 2015 at the Weare Town Hall. It’s underwritten by the NH Humanities Council. Admission is free and everyone’s welcome. nhhc_logo

Summer at the Library

Summer Hours:

Mondays, Thursdays 10-8

Tuesdays, Wednesdays 10-6

Enter the raffle. Details at the main desk. Contact us at wearepl@comcast.net.

Coming for July-

The Children’s Room will be filled with superheroes during “Every Hero Has a Story” activities. Sign up for activities to engage all children from preschool to grade 6.

Again this summer there’ll be a raffle in July for any adult or teen who checks out and returns library materials. There will be a drawing each week, with the final drawing for a Kindle Fire, courtesy of the Friends.

Teens can also earn scratch tickets for prizes in The 100 reading program. Details are at the library. There’s a teen cartoon display during July, with the best cartoon based on a scene from a book awarded a prize on July 31, when Marek Bennet presents ” A History of Cartoons” (Town Hall,7 PM).


Library%20catApril- West of Kabul, East of New York by Tamim Ansay. The author lived in California at the time of 9/11. He examines his upbringing in Afghanistan in the light of the tragedy.

May- The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman- A childless couple at a lighthouse station discovers a baby at the shore.

June- Labor Day by Joyce Maynard- The author, formerly of Hillsborough, writes a tale of adolescence and surviving divorce.

July- The Paris Wife by Paula McLain. The story of Hadley, wife of writer Ernest Hemingway, and the ups and downs of life in Paris.

Copies of the books will be available for readers who wish to participate.

10 Paige Memorial Lane


APRIL 10, 2015

Sawyer Room at the Weare Public Library

7 P.M. ~  free admission

For all friends of live poultry, this talk is a way to learn best practice in keeping chickens, as well as get answers to your specific poultry-related questions. Come hear Dr. Michael Dutton, who is an avian expert.

Light refreshments will be served.

Our calendar page and What’s Current offer you details of many upcoming events. All are open to the public and free. Children’s programs are not held on days when school is cancelled due to bad weather.
 We have wi-fi and public Internet access computers.

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