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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 »

 

Reducing Fall-ty Behaviors

CONCORD REGIONAL NURSE PROGRAM Falls and accidents seldom “just happen.” Often they are the result of behaviors that put us at risk. On Tuesday, September 8, 11:00 a.m. – noon, the Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association will present “Reducing ‘Fall-ty’ Behaviors.” Explore what behaviors put us at risk and ways to make changes to reduce the risk of falling. Registration is required. Please call 224-4093, ext. 5815, or sign up at the library.   Read more [...]

Movie – 5 Flights Up

On Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30 p.m., we will be showing the movie, 5 Flights Up, starring Academy Award “winners” Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton.  This is a heartwarming story about a happily married couple who have decided to cash in on their sought-after Brooklyn apartment.  As a series of crazy events unfolds and offers on the apartment fly, they find their unwavering love tested in surprising ways – and ultimately discover a whole new lease on life.  (citing Universal Studios). Please Read more [...]

Friends of the Library Mum Delivery

Mums will be delivered to the library on Wednesday, September 9 and may be picked up after 12:00 noon.

Touch-A-Truck

On Saturday, September 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., get on board with vehicles of all kinds!  Join us for a hands-on opportunity to explore different community vehicles, including a fire truck, police car, and many construction vehicles and have fun in the Bounce House Raffle tickets will be on sale for some great “Lego” building sets and a Tonka 4x4 T Rex Truck.  Refreshments will be provided including snacks, and drinks.  Popcorn courtesy of ECS “POPS” will be available.  Breakfast Read more [...]

Children’s Cooking Class

A cooking class for children will be held on Monday, September 14, at 3:30 p.m.  This hands-on cooking and food preparation class for children in Grades 2-4 will introduce new food combinations and tastes.  Heather Bowes will teach the class. A  donation of $3.00 is suggested to help cover supplies.  Sign up at the circulation desk or call the library at 736-9920.

Book Discussion Group

The Book Discussion Group will meet on Wednesday, September 16, at 7:00 p.m. to discuss When Books Went to War by Molly Guptill Manning. Barnes and Nobel says that “while the Nazis were burning hundreds of millions of books across Europe, America printed and shipped 140 million books to its troops. The story of how the books were received, how they connected soldiers with authors, and how an army of librarians and publishers lifted spirits and built a new democratic audience of readers is as Read more [...]

Artist Exhibit and Reception

Currently on display at the library are the beautiful quilts and wall hangings of June Pease, Quilter. June began quilting in 1978, taking instruction from a local teacher. She had always enjoyed art and sewing and combined them with some original ideas to begin her 34-year tenure as quilter, designer, and teacher. Years of retail consulting have permitted her to balance the artistic and commercial aspects of her craft. Appliqué and geometric piecework find their way equally into her work. Read more [...]

Artist Exhibition and Reception

 A New Season, a collection of photographic images about farming, plowing and the fruits, or blooms of those efforts by Gail Laker-Phelps will be on display at the Epsom Public Library from   September 12 through October 24 may be viewed during regular library hours. A public reception will be held on Friday, September 18 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the library gallery space. Gail has lived in Chichester, New Hampshire since 1983 with her husband Richard. She retired from the Concord School District Read more [...]

The Red Cross will hold a blood drive at the library on Tuesday, September 22.

Welcome to Frost Heaves by Fred Marple

On Wednesday, September 23 at 7:00 p.m., we will be hosting Fred Marple who will talk about his book Welcome to Frost Heaves, a humorous collection of stories and news from the imaginary town of  Frost Heaves, New Hampshire.  This is a family friendly-program including Yankee humor, music and audience sing-a-longs.  Please join us for a fun-filled evening.

 

 

Summer Reading Programs

Thank you to the 67 patrons who signed up to participate in the library's Adult Summer Reading Program.  And please thank the following businesses who gave gift certificates or goods for our weekly drawings: Care Pharmacy, Chucksters Family Fun Park, DeTrude’s Heritage Hardware, Epsom Subway, Frekey’s Ice Cream, Friends of the Epsom Library, Hilltop Pizza, Krystal at Natural Look, Northwood Diner, and Sonia Noyes. Special thank to everyone who made this year’s Children's Summer Reading Read more [...]

Story Times and LEGO Club

Story Time:  Mondays at 10 a.m., Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m., and Thursdays at 3:30p.m.  Join us for stories, songs and crafts.

Toddler Time: Beginning on September 10, Toddler Time is changing to Thursday mornings at 10 a.m.

LEGO Club is Thursdays at 3:30 p.m.  The library has a wonderful LEGO collection.  Children make a creation and can display it in the library.