Category: News

Kimball Library HotSpots (Available to loan!)

They are hot! They are Hotspots! You may not know that we currently own two that are available for lending. The Wi-Fi Hotspot is about the size of a deck of cards and can link up to 15 devices to the internet at the same time. The Wi-Fi Hotspot is portable and simple to use. The Hotspot connects to T-Mobile’s cellular network. By connecting your phone, tablet, or other wireless-enabled… Read more

*WEATHER* We are OPEN or CLOSED?

weatheralertWhen it’s snowing, icing, mixing and miserable, we get a LOT of calls wondering if we’re open or if programs are running. Just because school is closed does NOT mean that the library is closed. However, we do sometimes close early/ open late or cancel programs. If we modify our hours you can check on WMUR, our website, and Facebook. On the website will be specific details regarding program cancellations. … Read more

Children’s Room iPads

We have loaded them up with book and early literacy apps, and you will be able to check them out to a designated area by the Children’s Information Desk and use them for one hour.  Most of the apps are appropriate for preschool age children as well as there are some that you can use with toddlers.  There are some apps that are geared for elementary age as well.  This… Read more

Art in Nature Exhibit ~ Eva McDermott ~ Photography on display until January 17, 2020

Eva McDermott Photography2019The photography exhibit “Art in Nature” consists of about 40 color and B&W images created by water, wind, fire, and geothermal energy. The exhibit is a combination of intimate landscapes as well as natural abstract scenes. Hope you enjoy my photographic vision. About Eva McDermott: Photography has been my hobby, my passion for many years. My photographic journey began when I was a teenager when I bought my first camera,… Read more

Library Planisphere is here! Check it out!

planisphereAre you a stargazer or do you want to learn more about the night sky? If so, consider checking out our new Planisphere! A Planisphere is a flexible, plastic chart of the night sky with which the observer can find any date and time. It’s easy to read, filled with insightful astrological information, and it’s waterproof. It is fun and educational for both adults and kids interested in watching the… Read more

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more

Accepting Book Donations

raining books 1Kimball Library accepts book donations year round, but twice a year we urge you to clear out what you no longer want and bring them in to us.  The Town-wide Yard Sale is coming up on September 28 and we’d like to have a large selection for folks to peruse and purchase.  These items take some time to be sorted through which is why we are asking for them now.… Read more

15th Annual Holiday Peddlers Market: November 2, 2019, 9am-3pm @Atkinson Community Center

15th Annual Holiday Peddlers Market: November 2, 2019, 9am-3pm @Atkinson Community CenterThe Friends of Kimball Library will host their 15th Annual Holiday Market on Saturday, November 2 from 9-3 at The Atkinson Community Center, 4 Main St., (Rte 121) in Atkinson, NH. This “crowd pleaser” continues to draw folks from near and far, featuring locally crafted items, purveyors of fine foods, fresh greens to order for the upcoming holidays, plus a delicious boutique café and a gourmet baked goods table. *There… Read more

Ukuleles Now Available for Loan!

ukulele Do you want to learn an instrument? Did you come to our Ukuleles Rock Event? Kimball Library now has Ukuleles for you to borrow! We have FOUR Ukuleles available! You can borrow a Ukulele for ONE WEEK! You get the Ukulele and a Storage Bag to carry it in! (This service is only available to Kimball Card Holders.) You will have to tune the Ukulele yourself but there are an… Read more