Evening Book Group

Tuesday September 27, 2016
7:00 PM until 8:15 PM


Our selection this month is The Underground Girls of Kabul by Jenny Nordberg

An award-winning foreign correspondent who contributed to a Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times series reveals the secret Afghan custom of disguising girls as boys to improve their prospects, discussing its political and social significance as well as the experiences of its practitioners.

Copies are available at the Main Desk. Newcomers welcome.

Registration for Storytime Stars

Wednesdays starting September 14, 2016
1:00 PM until 2:00 PM

and

Thursdays starting September 15, 2016
10:00 AM until 11:00 AM


Registration for the Fall session opens August 26th.  Spaces are limited, so sign up fast!

The Grapes of Wrath Visits the Vineyard

Big Read Facebook Banner2Join 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.

La Belle Winery, 345 Route 101, Amherst, NH Tickets: $10. Refreshments including wine-tasting and cash bar.

NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. Sponsored by Fireseed Alliance, Crotched Mountain, Souhegan Valley Chamber of Commerce, & NH Humanities

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.

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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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

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.

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

Fundraiser Breakfast at the Masonic Lodge

30 Mont Vernon Street in Milford, NH

Saturday, August 20   8 AM – 11 AM

$6.00 for adults; discounted price for children under 12 years old

Proceeds to benefit the Wadleigh Memorial Library Summer Reading Program

Belgian Waffles * Eggs * Bacon * Sausage * Toast * Coffee * Tea * Juice

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