Labor Day Weekend closing

The Library will be closed Labor Day weekend

 

Saturday, August 30

Sunday, August 31

Monday, September 1

 

Normal library hours (including Sundays) will resume on September 2.

Join the Teen Advisory Group

Do you want to help decide which books the library buys for the teen section?  Maybe you have an idea for a club or event?  Join Katie on the 1st Thursday each month, from 3:30-4:30 to discuss books, manga, comic books, and ideas for library events.  You’ll have a chance to read reviews of upcoming books and offer suggestions.

This group is for teens in grades 6-12.

Fall Storytimes!


Tour-Scotland-Close-Up-Photograph-Highland-Cow-Near-GlamisMonday September 8th, 2014


Fall programs start again on Monday September 8th!

MONDAYS:

9:45 AM – 11:00AM Toddler Tales for 18-24 Month olds!  No registration required.

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Little Listeners for the 2-4 year olds!  No registration required.

WEDNESDAYS:

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Baby Lapsit for newborns to 18 months.  No registration required.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Storytime Stars for 4-6 Year olds.  Registration required.

THURSDAYS:

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Storytime Stars for 4-6 Year olds.  Registration required.

 

Taking your driver’s test soon?

permitpracticeThe library now has access to practice tests for the DMV test!

http://wml.driving-tests.org/new-hampshire/

This is a free service and not associated with or sanctioned by the State of NH. Patrons are encouraged to verify all answers with the official Driver’s Manual: http://www.nh.gov/safety/divisions/dmv/forms/documents/nhdm.pdf

We also have access to other practice tests and study materials for almost any test you might need to take: GED, SAT, AP, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, and more via the Learning Express Library.

You will need your library barcode and PIN to access our databases from home. Please call us or stop in to create your PIN if you don’t have one yet.

Knit 1, Crochet 2

1st and 3rd Mondays of the Month
6:30 PM until 8:30 PM


Are you looking for other yarn addicts? Do your Monday nights seem dull? Look no further! Join us for a drop-in stitch-fest on the 1st Monday of each month.  Bring your project in & be inspired; if you’re a beginner, your local craft store can help you select a project & requisite supplies. There will be no formal instruction but ‘knitwits’ are a helpful bunch and love indoctrinating the uninitiated into the cult of knitting.


Location: Keyes Meeting Room

Learn a Language Today!

transparentlanguageMilford cardholders have unlimited access to more than 100 online language courses, packed with pronunciation, speech, grammar, writing and vocabulary-building lessons. Write or speak your answers, practice pronunciation by slowing down the on-screen examples, and converse with native speakers though interactive videos. Learn on your own time, at your own pace in the library, in the comfort of your own home, or on the go with Byki Mobile for the iPhone® and Android™.

Click Research and then Language Learning or visit library.transparent.com/wadleighnh to begin! Please ask us if you have any questions.

Train and Practice for the SAT, GRE, PSAT and other tests

Log in to Learning Express, a service provided to Milford cardholders like YOU, and take practice tests so that testing day is easier on you.

Learning Express provides practice standardized tests, tutorial courses, and resume and cover letter composition. It is a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help you succeed on academic or licensing tests such as the SAT, GED, GRE, Commercial Driver’s License Exam, U.S. Citizenship, and so much more. You’ll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Provided by the Wadleigh Memorial Library.

To use this database, you must first create a user account with your library card number as your Username.

Adult Summer Reading 2014

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June 23 – August 10, 2014

For readers age 18+

Grown-ups look forward to summer as much as kids do and Summer Reading Clubs are not just for kids any more. Join our Adult Summer Reading Club at the Wadleigh Memorial Library. Beginning Monday, June 23, 2014, you may sign up at the Main Desk with name and phone number or email address. Read a book, fill out a raffle ticket (two if you include a short book review) and enter as often as you like. Drawings for prizes will be held periodically during the summer. The program ends on August 10, 2014 and the grand prize is a Kindle.

The prize drawing on Tuesday, July 8 was for a $15 Gift Certificate from Papa Joe’s Humble Kitchen. The lucky winner is Kelly Miller.

There were two prizes drawn on Friday, July 18. A $25 Gift Certificate from Shaw’s was awarded to Sylvie Kurtz, and a $10 gift card from Amigos Mexican Cantina was awarded to Rob Carty.

On July 25, Jen Kershaw’s name was drawn for a Gift Certificate to Giorgio’s, and on August 4, Loretta Lizotte won a Gift Certificate to the Mile Away Restaurant.

On August 8, Donna Morse and Eric Huether each won a $10 gift card to Amigo’s Mexican Cantina.

On August 12, Arlene Pynn and Linda Higgs each won a $10. gift card to Amigo’s Mexican Cantina.

Our Grand Prize Winner is Denise Cedras. She has won a Kindle.

Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to our sponsors!

Everything Out of Nothing? – The Story of the Universe Seen with Modern Instrumentation

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7:00 PM until 8:15 PM
This program is an inquiry into the origins of the universe with UNH Prof. Eberhard Moebius. Möebius is a Professor in the Physics Department and the Space Science Center. His research is centered around the acceleration of particles in and their transport through space using state-of-the-art instruments on spacecraft. Most recently the research focuses on the interstellar gas outside the solar system and its interaction with the heliosphere that surrounds our solar system. Interstellar gas constitutes a sample of cosmic material that is distinct from the sun and its planets and thus provides clues on the evolution of matter and on the origin of stars, planets and us.

Register today!

Heroin High: presented by Milford Police Dept.

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