Cookbook Sale!

The annual cookbook sale is on. New cookbooks from publishers such as America’s Test Kitchen, Martha Stewart, and Mark Bittman, as well as specialty cookbooks, will be available for $5. Do some holiday shopping at the Library!

Santa Party!

Saturday, December 7 at 10:00 a.m

Santa visits the Library! Come and greet Santa as he arrives on a fire truck. Children are invited to visit with Santa and have their photo taken with him. Write a letter to the North Pole and enjoy seasonal refreshments.

Polar Express Storytime!

Wednesday, December 11 at 6:30 p.m.

Put on your favorite holiday jammies and come listen to Miss Leah read the holiday classics: The Polar Express and ‘Twas the Night before Christmas.

Cookie Exchange

Saturday, December 14 at 12 Noon

The library is hosting a cookie exchange! Sign up and bring three dozen of your favorite cookies to share. The Friends of the Library will offer a raffle basket. Enjoy refreshments and holiday music with your friends and neighbors.

Holiday Closings


In observance of the Christmas holiday, the library will be closed Tuesday December 24 and Wednesday December 25.

Upcoming Children's Programs for December

Yoga: Thursday, December 5th at 4pm (Grades K-4) and Friday, December 6th at 10:30 am (ages 2-5 with parent or caregiver). Please sign up in advance as space is limited. Waiver required.

LEGO Club: Thursday, December 12th at 4pm. For kindergarten and up. Bring your creativity and enthusiasm for building your own unique design. Legos are supplied by the library but will remain there after the session. New members welcome! Please call or stop by to sign up as space is limited.

Novel Ideas, 5th-8th Grade Book Group: Wednesday, December 18th at 6:30pm.  Looking for new members! Enjoy snacks while discussing the book. December's selection is Sweep: The Story of a Girl and her Monster by Jonathan Auxier. Books are available at the front desk for check out.


Museum Passes

Looking for something to do when the weather is dreary? Wanting to learn something new or become inspired? Our passes give you access to local art, history and scientific museums for reduced or free admission.  Check out the MFA, The Currier, Strawberry Banke, Seacoast Science Center or the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center. Our passes also give you access to the special or seasonal events which occur at these institutions. Call or stop by to learn more.