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67 Mont Vernon Rd
New Boston, NH 03070
(603) 487-3391


Hours:
MWF 10-5
Th 2:30-6:30


Available online 24/7 through the catalog, website, newsletter and Facebook

Staff is available through email
whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com

 
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Pickup Curbside
Before the Holidays!
The Library will be closed on Dec. 24th, 25th, 31st and Jan. 1st for Christmas and New Year's

No pickup will be available on those days! Returns may be placed in the metal drop box at any time!

Please expect delays on your drop box returns over the next couple weeks! Any materials normally checked-in on those days will be checked in on Monday 12/28 and 1/4 respectively.
Curbside Pickup and Returns!

Pickup: All items are now inside our main entrance during normal hours

Returns: Please place in the drop box at any time!

We empty the drop box at the end of each business day and then begin quarantining those materials for 3 calendar days.
Currier Museum in Manchester, NH and Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, MA have closed until further notice. Discount passes will be unavailable until they return to in person visitation.
Around Town!
(Here's the events happening around New Boston)
Drive-Thru Visit with Santa! - TOMORROW!
Dec. 19th from 1-3pm at NBCS Main Entrance

Courtesy of the New Boston Rec. Dept. -
Santa will greet and socially distance chat with your children while they remain in the car.  Drop off your letters to Santa and please bring a canned good for donation to the New Boston Community Church Food Pantry.    Drive in the main entrance at NBCS and follow the traffic pattern around the back of the school down to the front entrance. We expect a heavy turnout for this event. Please wear your masks while visiting with Santa, dropping off letters, and donating non-perishable canned goods. Thank you!
 
Light Up New Boston! - TOMORROW!
Dec. 19th 5-8pm

Get your map of the participants here!
It's time to enjoy the decorations that your neighbors in town have worked so hard on. Download the map using the link above to see where all the fun is tomorrow!
Just for Grownups!
(The newest books, exciting programs,
and other areas of interest for adults)

Blood Drive for the American Red Cross!

Where:
Whipple Free Library Community Room
When: Tuesday, 12/22/20 from 1:00-6:00pm

Please Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit REDCrossBlood.org and enter: NewBostonNH to schedule an appointment


Who DUNNIT? Mystery Book Club
Weds. Jan. 6th 11am-12pm

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

This event will take place via zoom, please email whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com for the access information and to request a copy of the book if you have not received one yet!

Have a program idea?

Email directorwfl@gmail.com or whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com to share what you'd like to see or host for adult programming!
 
Are you an adult looking for some new books and movies?
Check the links below!


Fiction      Non-Fiction     DVDs
The Teen Nook!
(Programs, News, and the latest additions to our teen collection)
Teen Night In!
Weds. Dec. 30th from 6-8pm

Join us on zoom with other libraries and teens from around the state! We'll play games, share some laughs, and
have a great time just like we did in October. Event activities will include: Ugly Holiday/Winter Sweaters Contest, Jackbox Game, Among Us, and Minute to Win It challenges! Register Here!
Teen Book Club
Thurs. Jan. 7th 5:30-6:30pm

The Eye of Minds by James Dashner

If you would like to join us in a fun discussion, email Mrs Ballou at childrenswfl@gmail.com and she will send you the Passcode.

 
Need something new to read?

We've got all kinds of ways for you to try something new!

 
Book Bundles - Send an email to childrenswfl@gmail.com or whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com to request a set of 5 books at random or based on your favorite genres and topics!

Surprise Subscriptions - Click here to sign up for our monthly surbscription package where you can get some books and some swag to keep as well!

The New Books List! - YA Fiction
Kids Corner!
(Everything you'd ever like to know about new books, storytimes, bookclubs, and more for your family)
Craft a Story Book Club!
Mon. Jan. 11th 3:30-4:30pm

Dog Diaries: Buddy by Kate Klimo

This event will take place on zoom and will involve a take home craft. Please email childrenswfl@gmail.com to sign up and to get the access information!

Pageturners Book Club!
Fri. Jan. 15th 2:30-3:30pm

The Sasquatch Escape by Suzanne Selfors

This event will take place on zoom and will involve a take home craft. Please email childrenswfl@gmail.com to sign up and get the access information!

LEGO Challenges for December!
Anyone is welcome to participate in our weekly challenges!

Week 3 - Build something that reminds you of Christmas, Hannukah, or Winter!
Week 4 - Free Build!
Week 5 - Build a wish for the New Year!
Any LEGO Challenge creation photos can be sent to childrenswfl@gmail.com
Don't Forget Storytimes!
 
Mondays at 1pm - Story Time with Mrs. Ballou on Facebook Live
Picture books, songs, and fun for all ages, but geared to ages 3-5
Wednesdays at 1pm - Mrs. Ballou Reads on Facebook Live
A few chapters from a book each week.
Currently we are enjoying The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Fridays at 11am - Story Time with Mrs. Ballou on Facebook Live
Picture books, songs, and fun for all ages but geared to children ages birth to 3

Need something new to read?

We've got all kinds of ways for you to try something new!
 
Book Bundles - Send an email to childrenswfl@gmail.com or whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com to request a set of 5 books at random or based on your favorite genres and topics!

Surprise Subscriptions - Click here to sign up for our monthly surbscription package where you can get some books and some swag to keep as well!

The New Books List! - JUV Fiction    ESY PIC  
That Little Something Extra:
Comic of the Day

Magazines coming to Overdrive!

NH Downloadable Books has announced that the following magazines will be added to their digital collection later this week, and will be available for download through August 2021! All new issues can be read in "article view" on the Libby app for a cleaner reading experience on smaller screens.

Titles Include:
Architectural Digest                                           Macworld
Bon Appetit                                                        National Geographic
Cook's Illustrated                                               Newsweek
Family Handyman                                             Ok!
Family Tree                                                       PCWorld
House Beautiful
                                                      Popular Science
The New Yorker                                                This Old House
Us Weekly                                                         Yoga Journal
 

Important COVID-19 Information

Note: The website URLs seen in the above photo are not clickable, please see the links below if you would like easy access to this information!
 

New eBooks               New eAudios
Send your Suggestions!
Email Ken at whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com if you have suggestions for what you'd like to see from our library newsletter going forward. Thanks for reading!
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