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Story time with Mrs. Benner held twice weekly featuring books relevant to the time of year. More »

Computer room with 8 computer work stations, laser printer, and wi-fi throughout the entire premises. More »

One of several work and reading areas throughout the library. More »

Extensive childrens section with fiction, non-fiction, books on tape/cd, board books, and puzzles. More »

Epsom library is proud to present monthly art shows featuring the work of many local artists. More »

Middle part of the library showing some of the adult fiction area and the circulation desk. More »

Childrens art room with twice a week arts and crafts as part of the childrens program. More »

Main sitting area of the library with a large selection of periodicals, comfortable seating, and beautiful views of the woods behind the library. More »

Separate teen room featuring thousands of fiction and non-fiction young adult books as well as comfy places to sit and read. More »

Epsom Public Library features over 40 periodicals for loan. More »

 

ROBOTICS DEMONSTRATION

The Epsom Public Library is pleased to host the “Epsom Engineers FIRST  Lego Robotics Team” on Tuesday, May 3rd at 5 pm.  The team will do a presentation about their project.  The team is very excited to be representing New Hampshire at the Legoland North American Robotics Competition in California in May.

HIKING THE CAMINO DE SANTIAGO

On Wednesday, May 4, at 7:00 PM we will be hosting Theresa Fersch, who hiked the 500-mile Camino de Santiago last year. What is the Camino de Santiago you might ask? The Camino de Santiago (the Way of St. James) is a large network of ancient pilgrim routes stretching across Europe and coming together at the tomb of St. James (Santiago in Spanish) in Santiago de Compostela in northwest Spain.  The pilgrimage has been traveled by people for over 1,000 years and is said to bring spiritual and mental Read more [...]

TEEN MOVIE NIGHT

Mockingjay Part 2  Friday, May 6th at 6:30 pm.  The movie is rated PG-13 and pizza and drinks will be provided.  Donations of snacks and desserts are appreciated.  Call Vicki at the library at 736-9920 for more information.

EPSOM BONE BUILDERS

Bone Builders, a strength and balance class for Osteoporosis prevention and led by RSVP volunteers, will be held at the library every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 – 10 a.m.. beginning on May 10

Registration is required, and participants must stop by the library to pick up a participants’ informed release form as well as a medical release statement.

MOVIE MATINEES ARE BACK

 On Wednesday, May 11 at 1:30 PM, we will be showing And Then There Were None based on the bestselling crime novel of all time by Agatha Christie. As the world teeters on the brink of World War II, 10 strangers are invited to Isolated Soldier Island. With seemingly nothing in common, the guests wonder who their mysterious host may be. But the ominous reason for their visit soon becomes clear and by the end of the night, the first of them is dead. The next Wednesday, May 25, at 1:30 p.m., we will Read more [...]

BOOK SALE

The Library will have its annual book sale May 7th through the 14th.  Clean, relatively current books will be accepted April 30 through May 5. Encyclopedias and textbooks will NOT be accepted.  Please do not leave books outside the library.

MEMORY CAFÉ

The Epsom Public Library, in conjunction with the Chichester Town Library, will host the Memory Café at 2 pm on Friday, May 13.  This is an informal, social gathering for anyone with memory issues and their caretakers.  Open to anyone in the area, the Café offers a chance for socialization in a comfortable setting.  Refreshments will be served.

FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY TOUR

            The Friends of the Epsom Library are hosting a trip to the Woodman Museum in Dover, NH, on May 14. At 10 a.m. we will have a guided tour of the 1675 Garrison House and the Hale House (home of NH U.S. Senator John P. Hale). We will then “self-tour” the Woodman House and the 1825 Keefe House art gallery. The exhibitions in all four houses reflect the Museum’s mission to share the vibrant history of Dover and the Seacoast, with examples of natural sciences, as well as the Read more [...]

CHILDREN’S BIRDHOUSE PAINTING CLASS

Saturday, May 14th 9:30 am.  Join the fun as we paint wooden birdhouses for spring!  All materials will be provided.  Registration is required for the class as space is limited.  Sign up at the circulation desk or call the library.  The class is for children in grades K-5. Refreshments will be provided.

FAMILY MOVIE

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Road Chip  Wednesday, May 18th at 2:30 pm.  The movie is rated PG and popcorn and drinks will be provided!

AUTHOR PATRICE KILHAM

On Wednesday, May 18, at 7:00 PM, author Patrice Kilham of Deerfield will be here to share her book, The Adventures of Mother and Jasper, a comical view on “normal living.”  Although she has been an aspiring writer since her youth, this is Patrice’s first book to be published.  To quote her book jacket, :”Her ambition has always been to tell stories that make people laugh, and to maybe think just a little bit about human nature.” Please join us for what looks to be an evening of laughter.  Read more [...]

BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP

The Book Discussion Group will meet on Wednesday, May 18, at 6:00 p.m. to discuss Betty Smith’s A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. (Please note time change this month due to guest author the same evening.)  The story is told through the eyes of 11-year-old Francie Nolan and is thought by many to be an American classic.. Amazon reviewer Antoinette Klein says that,“This book is a wonderful description of life in turn-of-the-century Brooklyn and a strong statement on the hope offered to the immigrants Read more [...]