Presidents’ Day closing

The library will be closed in observance of Presidents’ Day on

Monday, February 15

Lego Party

legos-1Thursday February 18, 2016
4:00 PM until 6:00 PM


Bring your imagination with you to our monthly Lego Party!  We provide you with the Legos and the space, and you can create whatever your heart desires!  Whether you build Hogwarts or New York City or a Dungeon of Doom, we will display your creation in our Children’s room right after!

Art Afternoon

Heart pillow 2Friday February 12, 2016
3:30 PM until 4:30 PM


Using different colors of felt, we will be making these cute no-sew heart pillows just in time for Valentine’s Day!  Children should be able to use sharp fabric scissors and tie the felt strips on their own.  For students in grades 2-5.  Registration is necessary.

Acoustic Cafe presents Mottau, Drew & Clark

Saturday February 20, 2016
7:30 PM until 9:00 PM


Folk, ragtime, blues and Celtic! Eddie Mottau, Bob Drew and Jimmy Clark have been playing music together in one form or another since the 1970’s. Eddie’s roots are the Boston and New York City folk scenes plus playing and recording for John Lennon among many other famous musicians. Jimmy and Bob were in New Hampshire band Sweeney’s Glider which morphed into Homegrown. All are friends and compatriots of Noel Stookey of Peter Paul and Mary.  For this show, they will be joined by violinist Corey Walden.

Mottau, Drew and Clark are currently working on their second CD together and hope to finish it soon.

Doors Open @ 7 PM ~ Performance @ 7:30 PM ~ Admission is Free!

Teen Cupcake Wars

Friday February 26, 2016
3:00 PM until 4:00 PM


Do battle with frosting!  Decorate a cupcake to enter into 1 of 5 categories.  The winner in each category will receive a prize!  All materials will be provided, but you may bring in extra decorations or supplies if you would like.

The categories will be: Winter – Valentine’s Day – St. Patrick’s Day – Animals – Wildcard

This program is for grades 6-12.  Registration required.


Location: Keyes Meeting Room

Yoga Time

Tuesday February 16, 2016

4:30 PM until 5:30 PM


Join Miss Letty and strengthen your body and mind! We’ll be combining books and yoga for some flexible fun.  Yoga and  meditation are proven to help manage stress, gain flexibility, improve ability to focus, and give a sense of overall wellbeing.  Wear comfy clothing you can move in!

For ages 7-10.

Registration required.

PAWS to Read

yorkie-112087_640Saturday February 13, 2016
10:30 AM until 12:00 PM


Read to a DOG? Not just any dog….

Certified Therapy Pets are a wonderful way to encourage reluctant readers and children having difficulties with reading to become more confident in their ability to read.

For those children who cannot yet read on their own, parents & caregivers are invited to read with their children. In order to guarantee your spot, you must register for each session.

Registered children should arrive during the advertised time span and will read to the dog of their choice for approximately 15-20 mins.

Check our online calendar for upcoming dates & times.

First in the Nation: Celebrating 100 Years of the Presidential Primary

Wednesday February 17, 2016
6:30 PM until 8:30 PM


The 2016 presidential election is approaching, and New Hampshire is front and center as the home of the first-in-the-nation primary. Neil Levesque, Executive Director of the New Hampshire Institute of Politics, has been prominently featured in television specials and quoted in articles as an expert on the New Hampshire presidential primary. Levesque also serves as Chairman of the New Hampshire Presidential Primary Centennial Anniversary Commission which is tasked with encouraging, planning and coordinating appropriate events and activities commemorating the 100th anniversary of the New Hampshire presidential primary.

Join us for Mr. Levesque’s engaging and fascinating talk on the history and significance of the NH primary and get the inside scoop on the issues and personalities in the current race for the White House.

This event will be held at the Milford Town Hall. Please use the entrance on Middle Street and take the elevator to the 3rd floor. Register today!

AARP Tax Aide

AARP-TAX-AIDE


Free Tax help will be available at the Wadleigh Library from February 2nd to April 14th.

The hours will be the same each week:

  • Tuesdays – 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays – 3:30 p.m. to  6:30 p.m.

Appointments are not required.

Since 1968, AARP Tax-Aide volunteers have helped nearly 50 million low- to middle-income taxpayers, many of whom are aged 60 or older. Tax-Aide volunteers (IRS Certified) are trained to assist with filing the 1040 Form and the more standard of the schedules, including Schedules A and B.

Electronic filing (e-filing) is offered at the Wadleigh Memorial Library site, with no charge to the taxpayer. E-filing ensures more accurate tax returns and faster processing of tax refunds.

Or print your tax forms from IRS.gov.

Vote for the Library Building Project

vote TV slide

Acoustic Cafe presents Mottau, Drew & Clark

Saturday February 20, 2016
7:30 PM until 9:00 PM


Folk, ragtime, blues and Celtic! Eddie Mottau, Bob Drew and Jimmy Clark have been playing music together in one form or another since the 1970’s. Eddie’s roots are the Boston and New York City folk scenes plus playing and recording for John Lennon among many other famous musicians. Jimmy and Bob were in New Hampshire band Sweeney’s Glider which morphed into Homegrown. All are friends and compatriots of Noel Stookey of Peter Paul and Mary.  For this show, they will be joined by violinist Corey Walden.

Mottau, Drew and Clark are currently working on their second CD together and hope to finish it soon.

Doors Open @ 7 PM ~ Performance @ 7:30 PM ~ Admission is Free!

First in the Nation: Celebrating 100 Years of the Presidential Primary

Wednesday February 17, 2016
6:30 PM until 8:30 PM


The 2016 presidential election is approaching, and New Hampshire is front and center as the home of the first-in-the-nation primary. Neil Levesque, Executive Director of the New Hampshire Institute of Politics, has been prominently featured in television specials and quoted in articles as an expert on the New Hampshire presidential primary. Levesque also serves as Chairman of the New Hampshire Presidential Primary Centennial Anniversary Commission which is tasked with encouraging, planning and coordinating appropriate events and activities commemorating the 100th anniversary of the New Hampshire presidential primary.

Join us for Mr. Levesque’s engaging and fascinating talk on the history and significance of the NH primary and get the inside scoop on the issues and personalities in the current race for the White House.

This event will be held at the Milford Town Hall. Please use the entrance on Middle Street and take the elevator to the 3rd floor. Register today!

AARP Tax Aide

AARP-TAX-AIDE


Free Tax help will be available at the Wadleigh Library from February 2nd to April 14th.

The hours will be the same each week:

  • Tuesdays – 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays – 3:30 p.m. to  6:30 p.m.

Appointments are not required.

Since 1968, AARP Tax-Aide volunteers have helped nearly 50 million low- to middle-income taxpayers, many of whom are aged 60 or older. Tax-Aide volunteers (IRS Certified) are trained to assist with filing the 1040 Form and the more standard of the schedules, including Schedules A and B.

Electronic filing (e-filing) is offered at the Wadleigh Memorial Library site, with no charge to the taxpayer. E-filing ensures more accurate tax returns and faster processing of tax refunds.

Or print your tax forms from IRS.gov.

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