Tonight ~ Summer Concert Kick off Bennett and Perkins (Virtual Concert) ~ @ 6:00 on Thursday, 6/4/2020

Folk Duo, Kathy Bennett and Thom Perkins started performing together in 2008, Bennett & Perkins have released two CD’s, “The Kitchen Music Sessions” and “House On Fire”. The pair performs an eclectic blend of both original music and their own arrangements of a wide variety of works by songwriters around the world. They interpret esoteric music that highlights their distinctive vocal and instrumental talents. Their repertoire includes artists as diverse… Read more

PSST–Summer Reading Registration Start-Up (June 5, 2020)

Wow, where has the time gone?  It’s hard to believe that school is out and registration for this year’s ‘Imagine Your Story’ at Kimball Library starts June 5, 2020. As you can imagine, there will be changes this year, but we are keeping those a secret as of this website release. Just know that registration will be available online and we will have exciting programs and magical things up our… Read more

Get started from home – Research Your Family Tree: 6 part-course for Beginners

*Two Slot Remain Open To Join! Ready to take the plunge but haven’t any idea how to start researching your family history? Register for a six-part course and join in one of America’s most popular hobbies, second only to gardening! Getting started is the hardest part! Researching Your Family Tree has started meeting through email.  There are 2 spots still open to join this program. These slots are being offered … Read more

Census Response Rate Challenge

Please join us in the Census Response Rate Challenge.  This is a friendly challenge between the libraries in Atkinson, Hampstead, Plaistow, and Sandown. As of April 22nd, Atkinson had a 63.7% rate and increase of 2.0 in a week. Atkinson continues to lead the challenge. Share these links with your neighbors and help out the Census. You can actually go online and check out the current response rate by state… Read more

Great Stone Face Voting Is Here

Calling all 4th, 5th, and 6th graders! Check out the list of books nominated for this year’s Great Stone Face Award. Did you read any of them yet? The title with the most votes will be the winner, so make your voice heard! VOTE HERE! … Read more

Town Beautification Week (5/15 to 5/23)

Town of Atkinson Departments of Recreation, Kimball Library and Highway sponsored TOWN WIDE BEAUTIFICATION WEEK . Let’s clean up our streets! Friday, May 15 ~ Saturday, May 23, 2020 . Pick the day and time your family can participate. Pick up free gloves and garbage bags from Kimball Library outside the library building entrance. 9 AM ~ 5 PM – Fri., May 15 and Mon., May 18th thru Fri., May… Read more