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Monday: 10-8
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 10-8
Thursday: 10-4
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10-2


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Don't Miss The Toe Jam Puppet Puppet Band!
Thursday, April 27, 10:30 @Lee Safety Complex

Just the right amount of zany family fun for School Vacation Week!
Congratulations, MPL's Kayla Morin!
NH Children's Librarian of the Year
Our very own Kayla Morin has been given the state's highest honor for a children's librarian in New Hampshire.  Nominated by the Goodwin Library in Farmington, where she also works (and lives), Kayla received the award at the annual CHILIS (Children's Librarians of NH) conference held in Manchester on March 30, 2017.  Cited for her energy, resourcefulness, and dedication to early literacy initiatives, Kayla has helped make Goodwin a Family Place Library (one of only two in New Hampshire).  She spends only a third of her work week in Madbury but her commitment to young readers and their families has left its mark here as well. 

 
Thank You!
We appreciate your support at March's Town Meeting, March 16
How much will the building cost?  How will we pay for it?  How will the new building operation impact my tax bill?  Read all the important funding facts here.
 
Daytime Book Group
Monday, April 24, 3:00 PM
This group will discuss The Tin Ticket:  The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women by Deborah J. Swiss. Join us!
MPL reaches out to Madbury's youngest and oldest readers
New outreach offering at Carriage Hill Assisted Living
Did you know that each month, Children's Librarian Kayla Morin hosts a story time at Little Tree Education Center?  In March Library Director Susan Sinnott began a monthly book discussion at Carriage Hill Assisted Living, scheduled for each second Thursday at 2:00 PM.  Happy to serve such a wide age range!
Writing Group
Our next meeting will be Monday, May 8, 5:15 pm
Interested in writing? Join the Madbury Library Writing Group! Whether you write memoir, poetry or fiction, this a wonderful opportunity to share your work and receive input from other group members. Newcomers are always welcome to join the group for a fun, low-key and rewarding experience! We meet the second Monday of every month, September through June, at 5:15 pm.
 
Read with Rosa Returns Monday, May 1, 3:00-5:00
Perfect for kids who love both dogs and reading


We now offer two chances each month for children to read to a canine friend.   Rosa the English Setter has now retired but her son Grover will be here on the first Monday of each month. Then Digby, a Cavalier King Charles spaniel, will be with us on the third Monday.  Call or stop in to sign up for a 20-minute time slot between 3:00 and 5:00.
 
Quilters Meet Every Monday, 1:00-3:00
New members always welcome!