June Evening Adult Book Discussion 6/15 @ 6:00 PM

The time is the turn of the last century, the setting a rocky New Hampshire coastline resort area nicknamed “Fortune’s Rocks.” Olympia Biddeford, age 15, is walking the beach, feeling the first stirrings of her womanhood. The strong-willed daughter of an upstanding Boston couple, she soon “learns of desire” as she begins a passionate affair with a married writer, John Haskell, three times her age. From the moment they meet… Read more

June TEEN Book Discussion 6/9/10 @ 6:30pm

This thought-provoking YA novel is part thriller, part mystery, and part investigation of the human soul. Aslaug is an unusual young woman. Her mother has brought her up in near isolation, teaching her about plants and nature and language—but not about life. Especially not how she came to have her own life, and who her father might be. When Aslaug’s mother dies unexpectedly, everything changes. For Aslaug is a suspect… Read more

Morning Book Group June 23, 10:15-12:00 pm

Join in the discussion of a debut novel inspired by the life and marriage of Charles Dickens, ‘Girl in a Blue Dress’ by Gaynor Arnold. Books are available at the Main Circulation desk.  Alfred Gibson’s funeral is taking place at Westminster Abbey, and his wife of twenty years, Dorothea, has not been invited. … Read more

Gaddis Photos Currently on Display in Meeting Room

gaddisPatricia Gaddis is an amateur photographer from New Hampshire.  She enjoys taking photographs of an assortment of things – from landscapes to water scenes, sunsets, animals and people, anything that interests her.  You can always find her with her camera as it goes with her everywhere.  Patricia has taken some first place ribbons at some of the local fairs. She is exhibiting an assortment of her favorite photographs.  Please take… Read more

Brown Bag Book Club – June 28

Here comes summer and grades 2 & 3 are Making a Splash, 5:30-6:30pm reading “Field Trip to Niagara Falls.” This is a book by Geronimo Stilton, who runs a newspaper and loves to write adventure stories.… Read more