The Grapes of Wrath Visits the Vineyard

Sunday September 18, 2016
4:00 PM until 4:00 PM


grapesThe FIRESEED ALLIANCE presents The NEA BIG READ

Join us for the Kick-Off party for our NEA Big Read program celebrating John Steinbeck’s classic The Grapes of Wrath.

Sunday September 18, 2016 from 4 – 7 pm at La Belle Winery, 345 Route 101, Amherst, NH Tickets: $10.

Register here.

 

Morning Book Group

Thursday September 8, 2016
10:00 AM until 11:15 AM


This month’s selection is Figures in Silk by Vanora Bennett.

Summary: In 1471 England, two daughters of a silk merchant follow different paths. Jane Shore becomes the mistress of the king and her sister Isabel becomes powerful in the silk industry.

Copies are available at the Main Desk. Newcomers welcome.

Get Organized with Bullet Journaling

Wednesday August 24, 2016
6:30 PM until 7:30 PM


Just in time for students headed back to school!  What is bullet journaling, and how can it help you organize your life and make you more productive?  All it takes is a notebook and a pen to start.  Learn how bullet journals work and how to take it one step further to make your bullet journal a work of art.

This program is open to adults and teens who want to get organized!


Location: Keyes Meeting Room

Fall Storytimes

 

Baby Lapsit Sept-OctMonday September 12, 2016


All of our storytimes start back up on September 12th!  Registration for Storytime Stars opens on August 26th.

Monday:

9:45 am- Toddler Tales

10:30 am- Little Listeners

Wednesday:

10:00 am- Baby Lapsit

1:00 pm- Storytime Stars

Thursday:

10:00 am- Storytime Stars

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Evening Book Group

Tuesday August 23, 2016
7:00 PM until 8:15 PM


Our selection this month is Measure of a Man: a Spiritual Autobiography by Sidney Poitier

The acclaimed actor reveals the depth, passion, and intellectual fervor that have driven his life and career, citing the elements of his childhood that gave him his sense of worth, family, and ethics and how these qualities are essential to spiritual development – (Baker & Taylor)

Copies are available at the Main Desk. Newcomers welcome.

Teen Tech Squad

Mondays
3:00 PM until 5:00 PM


Have you recently acquired a new device? Need help learning how to navigate?  Drop in at the Wadleigh Library on Mondays from 3-5 p.m. to get help from students from the Milford High School Technology program.  Laptops, iPads, tablets, e-readers – all devices welcome!


Location: Reference Area

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

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

The Grapes of Wrath Visits the Vineyard

Sunday September 18, 2016
4:00 PM until 4:00 PM


grapesThe FIRESEED ALLIANCE presents The NEA BIG READ

Join us for the Kick-Off party for our NEA Big Read program celebrating John Steinbeck’s classic The Grapes of Wrath.

Sunday September 18, 2016 from 4 – 7 pm at La Belle Winery, 345 Route 101, Amherst, NH Tickets: $10.

Register here.

 

Open House: Farewell

flowerFriday August 19, 2016
3:00 PM until 5:00 PM


Farewell, Michelle!

Wadleigh Library director, Michelle Sampson, will become the Director of the York Public Library in Maine at the end of August.

Michelle’s last day at the Wadleigh Library is Friday, August 19.

Come to an afternoon tea to wish Michelle well.


Location: Main Floor

Morning Book Group

Thursday September 8, 2016
10:00 AM until 11:15 AM


This month’s selection is Figures in Silk by Vanora Bennett.

Summary: In 1471 England, two daughters of a silk merchant follow different paths. Jane Shore becomes the mistress of the king and her sister Isabel becomes powerful in the silk industry.

Copies are available at the Main Desk. Newcomers welcome.

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