Torin Judd is a painter of animals and the earth. All inspiration comes from beautiful creatures and the environment around us. Her animal paintings are custom portraits of beloved pets. Each portrait is a study into the spirit of the animal. “Animals are our teachers, they reflect us, give to us unconditionally, and fill our lives with joy.” Each landscape is a glimpse of the beautiful earth at a moment in time. Unusual light and reflections have always intrigued her.Graduating from Rhode Read more [...]
The book club will meet on Wednesday, January 21, at 7:00 p.m. to discuss Denise Kiernan’s The Girls of Atomic City, the Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II. Amazon calls this “an incredible true story of the top-secret World War II town of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and the young women brought there unknowingly to help build the atomic bomb.” Thousands of people, many of them young women from the South, went to Oak Ridge because of the promise of good pay and work that Read more [...]
Another movie matinee will be held on Tuesday, January 27 at 2:00 PM. We will be showing “Gone Girl”, based on the novel written by Gillian Flynn and starring Ben Afflick, Rosamund Pike and Neil Patrick Harris. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his wife, Amy, has gone missing.. Under pressure from the police and a growing media frenzy, Nick’s portrait of a blissful union begins to crumble. Soon his lies, deceits and strange behavior have everyone Read more [...]
Are you thinking about your 2014 Income Taxes? Need help with your return?
The Epsom Library will be hosting the VITA/TCE TaxAide Program to assist you with your tax preparation and submission. Jointly sponsored by the IRS and the AARP Foundation, VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) focuses on individuals and working families, while TCE (Tax Counseling for the Elderly) focuses on seniors, with the majority of TCE programs sponsored by the AARP Foundation TaxAide program. Any taxpayer Read more [...]
The library wishes to thank everyone who helped with the “Polar Express” event. Our cookie bakers included Vicki Hahn, Morgan Kelly, Lori Carignan, Shannon Carignan, and Maryann Zirngiebel. Special thanks to Richard Clark, owner of “White Mountain Coffee,” for donating the wonderful hot chocolate and coffee bar.
To make room on our shelves for new books, we occasionally “weed out: books that have not seen much usage. Generally, the books are added to our semi-annual sales. We are trying something new – displaying the book on a cart down the hall near the rest rooms. Take a look and “help yourself.” Money donations would be accepted towards the purchase of new books
You can help by lending your sight for a couple of hours monthly. With a force of kind and reliable volunteers the New Hampshire Association for the Blind can provide the missing link needed to help people who are sight impaired stay within the community they love. Please consider becoming a volunteer. For more information contact Donna Fanny, Coordinator of Volunteer Services, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 603-565-2409.
by Maggie Faneuf
When I moved to Epsom 15 years ago, I knew no one. Not a soul. Not a single person. After having lived in Concord for 30 years, I was completely in love with the Concord Public Library. I couldn’t do without it, I told myself. So I dutifully paid my (then) $75.00 per year for out-of-town membership and continued to browse and borrow exclusively from there.
One day, shortly after moving here, I decided to venture into the little Read more [...]
Mondays at 10 am, Tuesdays at 1:30 pm and Thursdays at 3:30 pm. November themes include hibernation, Thanksgiving and turkeys
The Epsom Public Library Trustees will meet on Monday, January 5, at 6:30 pm.