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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 »

 

Story Times

Mondays,10 a.m.; Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m., and Thursdays, 3:30 p.m.  Children listen to stories, sing songs, and do craft activities.  March themes include rainbows, St. Patrick’s Day, and lions and lambs.

Toddler Time

TODDLER TIME: Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Toddlers and their parent/caregiver enjoy songs, stories, movement activities, and a craft.) Please Note; No Toddler Time during the summer beginning June 20th thru September 5th!)

LEGO CLUB: Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.

Epsom Public Library Historical Center

The Epsom Public Library Historical Center is open on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, from 6 – 8 p.m.  The Trustees would appreciate volunteers  for those hours. Please call the library at 736-9920 if you would be willing to help.

EPSOM BONE BUILDERS

Bone Builders, a strength and balance class for osteoporosis prevention and led by RSVP volunteers, is held at the library every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 – 10 a.m.

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.

Knitting, Etc. Group

Just a reminder that if you knit, crochet, or do any kind of handwork., you are welcome to join the Tuesday night knitting group.  The group meets informally in the cozy fireplace/magazine room at 6:30 p.m., and everyone enjoys an evening of knitting and socialization

Trustees Meeting

The Epsom Public Library Trustees will meet on Monday,  September 11, at 6:30 pm. at the Epsom Public Library.

Friends of the Library

The next meeting of the Friends of the Library will be September 18, at 7 p.m. at the library. New members are always welcome.

 

 

New Materials for July

NEW MATERIALS

 ADULT NON-FICTION

Six Women of Salem: the Untold Story of the Accused and Their Accusers in the Salem Witch Trials, Marilynne K. Roach

Growing Each Other Up: When Our Children Become Our Teachers, Sara Lawremce- Lightfoot

The Best of Birds and Blooms

Into the Gray Zone: a Neuroscientist Explores the Border Between Life and Death, Adrian M. Owen

Beautifully Delicious: Cooking With Herbs & Edible Flowers, Liz Barbour

Felted Knits, Beverly Galeskas

Sabotage: The Mission to Destroy Hitler’s Atomic Bomb, Neal Bascomb

ADULT FICTION

Blame, Jeff Abbott

The Toughest Indian in the World, Sherman Alexie

Nine Island, Jane Alison

The Fallen, Ace Atkins

The Child, Fiona Barton

Paradise Valley, C. J. Box

Stillhouse Lake, Rachel Caine

It’s Always the Husband, Michele Campbell

No Middle Name: the Complete Collected Jack Reacher Short Stories (Lg. Print), Lee Child

Beneath Copper Falls, Colleen Coble

Trap the Devil, Ben Coes

The Late Show, Michael Connelly

Crimes Against a Book Club, Kathy Cooperman

Off Season: a Martha’s Vineyard Mystery, Philip R. Craig

Shifting Calder Wind, Janet Dailey

Hello, Sunshine: a Novel, Laura Dave

Zero Sum: a John Rain Novel, Barry Eisler

Dangerous Minds: a Knight and Moon Novel, Janet Evanovich

So Much Blue: a Novel, Percival Everett

Deadfall, Linda A. Fairstein

Seven Stones to Stand or Fall: a Collection of Outlander Fiction, Diana Gabaldon

The Nearness of You, Dorothy Garlock

Unsub: a Novel, Meg Gardiner

Part of the Silence, Debbie Howells

You Will Pay (Lg. Print), Lisa Jackson

Look Behind You, Iris Johansen

New Spring, Robert Jordan

The Other La Boheme, Yorker Keith

The Signal Flame: a Novel, Andrew Krivak

Ginny Moon, Benjamin Ludwig

Take Out: a Mystery, Margaret Maron

The Admissions: a Novel, Meg Mitchell Moore

The Supremes Sing the Happy Heartache Blues: A Novel, Edward Kelsey Moore

Liar’s Key Carla Neggers

Dis Mem Ber: and Other Stories of Mystery and Suspense, Joyce Carol Oates

The Breakdown, B. A. Paris

Murder Games: a Thriller, James Patterson

The Painted Queen, Elizabeth Peters

The Right Side: a Novel, Spencer Quinn

Naughts and Crosses: Stories, Studies, and   Sketches, Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

Anthem, Ayn Rand

Collared, David Rosenfelt

They May Not Mean To, But They Do, Cathleen Schine

Lost and Found Sisters, Jill Shalvis

The Duchess: a Novel, Danielle Steele

Use of Force: a thriller, Brad Thor

The Lying Game, Ruth Ware

The Queen’s Poisoner, Jeff Wheeler

The King’s Traitor, Jeff Wheeler

The Thief’s Daughter, Jeff Wheeler

Cocoa Beach, Beatriz Williams

The Force, Don Winslow

The Life She Was Given, Ellen Marie Wiseman

 BIOGRAPHIES

Obama: the Call of History, Peter Baker

Putin: His Downfall and Russia’s Coming Crash, Richard Lourie

CDS

The Truth According to Us, Annie Barrows

The Night Ranger, Alex Berenson

Wolf in White Van, John Darnielle

The Girl from Summer Hill, Jude Deveraux

Big Girl Panties, Stephanie Evanovich

A World Away, Nancy Grossman

Shadow Maker, James R. Hannibal

An Officer and a Spy, Robert Harris

I am Pilgrim, Terry Hayes

Bone Box, Faye Kellerman

Orange is the New Black, Piper Kerman

The City Baker’s Guide to Country Living, Louise Miller

All the Missing Girls, Megan Miranda

The Castle of Kings, Oliver Potzsch

The Jaguar’s Children, John Vaillant

The Cellar, Minette Walters

DVDS

37 Days

Alpha and Omega Family Vacation

As I Lay Dying

The Boy Next Door

Brian’s Song

Cruel Intentions

Geography Club

The Guest

Harvey

Highway to Heaven, Season 1

Hunting Elephants

In Darkness

Alpha and Omega: Journey to Bear Kingdom

The Last Panthers

 The Lego Batman Movie

Match

Neerja

The Other Guys

Point Break

Son of Saul

A Street Cat Named Bob

The Syndicate: All or Nothing

Walk of Shame

Veronica Mars

What Maisie Knew

What If

Wild Tales

Women in Love

CHILDREN’S FICTION

LMNOP pea-quel, Keith Baker

Monster’s New Undies, Samantha Berger

Posy the Puppy, Jane Clarke

Daisy the Kitten, Jane Clarke

Willow Duckling, Jane Clarke

Pete the Cat and the Treasure Map, James Dean

What Does It Mean to Be Kind? Rana DiOrio

A New Friend, Poppy Green

Arthur and the Best Coach Ever, Stephen Krensky

Walking With Miss Millie, Tamara Bundy

JUNIOR NON-FICTION

Islam, Katie Marsico

Being Transgender, Robert Rodi

Citizenship and Immigration, Tom Lansford

12 Creepy Urban Legends, Kenya McCullum

Space in 30 Seconds, Clive Clifford

Janice VanCleave’s Wild, Wacky, and Weird Astronomy Experiments, Janice Pratt VanCleave

New Frontiers in Astronomy, Elizabeth Schmermund

Mars Probe: Robots Explore the Red Planet, Kelly Spence

Oceans, Angela Royston

Mega Shark: Megalodon

Opiods: Heroin, Oxycontin, and Painkillers, John Perritano

Discovering Nanotechnology, Lisa J. Amstuta

Drones: Remote-Controlled Warfare, Judy Silverstein Gray

A Visual History of Ships and Navigation, Nicholas Faulkner

Abracadabra! Fun Magic Tricks for Kids, Kristen Kelly

Magic Tricks from the Tree House: a Fun Companion to Magic Tree House #50: Hurry Up, Houdini! Mary Pope Osborne

 JUNION FICTION

Posted, John David Anderson

Serafina and the Splintered Heart, Robert Beatty

Worlds Collide, Chris Colfer

Refugee, Alan Gratz

Cinderella, Ellie O’Ryan

Ghost of a Chance, Susan Maupin Schmid

Darkness of Dragons, Tui Sutherland

Camille’s mermaid Tale, Valerie Tripp

YOUNG ADULT FICTION

What To Say Next, Julie Buxbaum

Lottery Boy, Michael Byrne

Most Likely to Succeed, Jennifer Echols

Since You’ve Been Gone, Morgan Matson

Day 21, Kass Morgan

The 100, Kass Morgan

Homecoming, Kass Morgan

We Are All Made of Molecules, Susin Nielsen-Fernlund

Now I Rise, Kiersten White

And I Darken, Kiersten White

Downloadable Audio Books and Ebooks

Patrons of the Epsom Public Library may access and download audio books and ebooks from the New Hampshire State Library at nh.lib.overdrive.com. Prior to checking out, the patron must call the Epsom Library for its code to be used with their library card number. This is a free service.

Reviewers Wanted

Reviewers

Have you read a book or seen a movie that has left a definite impression on you? The library is looking for patrons who would be willing to write a review for our newsletters. If you are interested or have questions, please check with Nancy or Maggie. Patrons now have the opportunity to receive notices, newsletters, and other information from the library via e-mail. The staff will be asking patrons if they would be agreeable to provide their e-mail address.

Kindles at the Library

The Library has six Kindles which may be loaned to patrons. They may be loaned for three weeks. Patrons must be 18 years of age or older and sign an agreement before borrowing an eReader.