PJ Story Time on Wednesday, May 24th

Please join us for Pajama Story Time this Wednesday, May 24th at 6:00 pm! Miss Donna will have have songs, stories, and a craft activity. Cookies and milk will be also be served (animal crackers and 2% milk).

Regular Story Time at 10:00 am will not be held on this day.

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Trivia Night Fundraiser on May 31st

Please join the Friends of the Library for a fundraising event on Wednesday, May 31 from 7:00-9:30 pm at the Stone Church in Newmarket.

They will be the charity of the evening. Come have some fun and help support the library!

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Birds of Prey Photos

We had a great turnout for Jane Kelly’s Bird of Prey lecture on May 3rd! Our largest audience to date!

Here are some wonderful photos provided by Terri Fratus:

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New Resource for Book Lovers!

As a patron of our library, you now have access to BookBrowse – a great resource for helping you find books to read, articles and interviews with authors, book club resources, read-alikes and more!

You will need your library card to try it out – ask us for it!

http://www.bookbrowse.com/pml

Thank you to our Friends for sponsoring this!

 

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May Calendar

Please join us for any or all of our events this month!

Monday, May 1 – Library Board of Trustees meet at 6:30 pm; Garden Club meets at 7:00 pm

Wednesday, May 3 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Library Lecture Series at 7 pm – Jane Kelly will be presenting Birds of Prey with 2 live birds

Thursday, May 4 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Knitting Group meets at 1:00 pm

Wednesday, May 10 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Book Club meets at 1:00 pm to discuss “The Daughter’s Walk”

Thursday, May 11 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Knitting Group meets at 1:00 pm

Monday, May 15 – Book Club meets at 6:30 pm to discuss “The Paris Architect”

Wednesday, May 17 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Friends meet at 7:00 pm

Thursday, May 18 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Knitting Group meets at 1:00 pm

Friday, May 19Family Movie Night at 7:00 pm, we are showing A Mermaid’s Tale (rated G)

Wednesday, May 24PJ Story Time at 6:00 pm

Thursday, May 25 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am; Knitting Group meets at 1:00 pm

Friday, May 26LEGO Club meets from 1:00-3:00 pm (NES Early Release day)

Saturday, May 27Newfields Memorial Day Celebration

Monday, May 29 – Library is closed for Memorial Day

Wednesday, May 31 – Preschool Story Time at 10:00 am

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Books for Babies Event held on April 22

Four new residents were honored with books selected by their parents at our annual Books for Babies event held on Saturday, April 22:

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Great Pancake Breakfast!

Thank you to everyone who came and enjoyed pancakes on Saturday morning!  Great to see everyone after the long winter and raise money for our Summer Reading program!

We appreciate support that we received for this event from: The Country Store, the Nichols family for the maple syrup, Shaw’s, Hannford, and Dunkin Donuts – thank you.

Our Library Trustees – Win Fream, Jack Parnham and Carolyn Gajewski demonstrate their cooking skills

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LEGO Club Photos

Great fun was had at LEGO Club on Wednesday, February 22. Creative designers included:

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LEGO Contest Pictures & Winners

We had a great LEGO contest on Saturday, January 28th with 11 entries submitted.

 

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Our winners are:

1st Place – Keller & Atticus Johnston for “Spiderman Brooklyn Bridge”

2nd Place – Rowen Kaufmann for “Dragee”

3rd Place – Nicole Johnson for untitled

Thanks to everyone who came and participated!

Here are some other pictures:

 

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New Tree at the Library!

Our deep appreciation to the Lagasse family for donating a new tree in our side yard.

The family gathered together in December for this photo:

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The plaque reads:

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