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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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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.
The Library will be closed on
Mon. Feb. 15th for Presidents' Day.

No curbside pickup will be available, all materials normally checked-in on Monday will be
checked-in on Wednesday 2/17 instead so please expect delays.
Children's Museum of NH Reopens!



Open Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays
Choose
from two sessions offered each day from 9am-11:30am or 1-3:30pm
Must reserve spot online prior to visiting. Reservations are made one week in advance.


For more information click here
Tax Forms

We have a limited number of 1040 and 1040-SR Tax Forms and instruction booklets now available at the library as well! Schedule an appointment, or stop by and ring the doorbell outside to pickup a form if you or someone you know needs one!
Just for Grownups!
(The newest books, exciting programs,
and other areas of interest for adults)
Who DUNNIT? Mystery Book Club

Weds. Mar. 3rd 11am-12pm

The One From the Other by Philip Kerr

This event will take place via zoom, please email whipplefreelibrary@gmail.com for the access information. Books are now available!

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!


 
In the Shadow of Mount Washington series
2021 Spring Zoom Series by White Mountain Community College


Upcoming Events include:
Wednesday, March 3rd 6pm
Rediscovering Mt. Washington's Hidden Culture
with author Dan Szczesny

Wednesday, April 7th 6pm
Animals of the White Mountains,
Hosted by Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Wednesday, May 5th 6pm
Land Above the Trees: Exploring the Alpine Zone in the White Mountains
with Nicky Pizzo from Be Outdoors Appalachian Mtn. Club

Register for any of the above events here!

 

Adventure Trip to Yellowstone & Big Sky Country

Thursday, Feb. 18 from 7-8pm

This event is being hosted the Hampstead Library
and features Rick Little of Hampstead, NH owner of Sadcreek Flies


Join us for a little armchair travelling with Rick Little, as he explores one amazing corner of the West. Through the magic of Zoom and Rick's photos, we look at the beauty of Yellowstone National Park and see highlights of the wildlife, geo-thermal features, and spectacular scenery of this national treasure. Through the eyes of an outdoorsman, we explore some of the beautiful rivers, mountains, and historical sites in surrounding areas of Montana and Wyoming. Discover why they call it “Big Sky Country”.

For more information and to register for the event click here


 
Early 2020 Releases You May Have Missed!
 
We have lots of new books this year that you may not have heard about because of our shutdown or change to curbside!
To help with this, we've created a brand new display of books from Early 2020 that you may have missed. Schedule an appointment and come take a look!
Prefer curbside? No problem! Just call or email and ask for a bundle of some Early 2020 Releases and we'll set them outside for you!
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!
Feb. 26th 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 always do. Event activities will include: Mystery Snacks Taste Test, Closet Cosplay, and games! Goodie bags (needed for the event) will be available for pickup for those that register!
Register Here!

Teen Book Club
NEW DATE AND TIME: Weds. Feb. 17 12th 3:30-4:30pm

What's Left of Me by Zhang, Kat

If you would like to join us in a fun discussion, email Mrs Ballou at childrenswfl@gmail.com and she will send you the access link for Zoom. Books are now available!

 
Need new teen books 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. Mar. 8th 3:30-4:30pm

Stolen! A Pony Called Pebbles by Wendy Orr

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. Feb. 19th 2:30-3:30pm

A Royal Guide to Monster Slaying by Kelley Armstrong

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 February!
Anyone is welcome to participate in our weekly challenges!

Week 3 - Free Build!
Week 4 - Build a place you would like to visit!

Any LEGO Challenge creation photos can be sent to childrenswfl@gmail.com
We'd love to display them in our display case since we
can't put up your creations right now!

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.
Weds. 2/17 we will be starting:
Judy Moody was in a Mood by Megan McDonald
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 new kids books 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 subscription package where you can get some books and some swag to keep as well!

The New Books List! - JUV Fiction    ESY PIC
February Vacation Plans!

We have lots of fun virtual events planned for February Break, check out next week's newsletter for all the info!
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
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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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