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Change in hours beginning Dec. 1st
Please note the change in Library Hours! right

 Monday : 9 - 5
Tuesday: 9 - 4
Wednesday: 9 - 7
Thursday: Closed
Friday: 9 - 4
Saturday 8 - 12

In the summer months,
we will add additional hours
as we become busier.

Casual Bridge

Join the Casual Bridge group on Wednesday afternoons for a relaxing and social gathering to play Bridge!

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This Week in History

Library Trustees Meeting
The Board of Library Trustees will meet on Wednesday December 3rd @ 4:30  p.m.This meeting is open to the public and everyone interested in the Holderness Library is encouraged to attend. Items on the agenda will include discussion of the Capital Campaign, and the budget.
Sit and knit!

Join the Friday morning knitters.
They meet every Friday at 10 for a companionable time to chat and knit together!

Our Mission: "To create a vibrant place where people can connect"

A New Face at the Library
Deborah Thouin has joined the staff at Holderness Free Library as the Youth Services/Children's Librarian. Deborah has worked for the last 12 years at Minot-Sleeper Library in Bristol. She has a degree in Elementary Education. We are very excited about the wonderful ideas and experience she brings to our library!! She will be our Story Time Reader and has lots of fun projects in mind! Please come in and welcome Deborah to Holderness!
Christmas Tea

The honor of your presence is requested at a
Christmas Tea
on Thursday, December 11th at 2:30 p.m.
at the Holderness Free Library
Gifts may be brought to donate to adults at Bridge House
Please RSVP
It promises to be a beautiful afternoon!!

Happy Thanksgiving!

The Library will be closing at 4 on Wednesday, November 26th and  will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and on Friday November 28th to celebrate the holiday. The staff and trustees wish everyone a very happy Thanksgiving. The library will re-open at 8 a.m. on November 29th.

Would you like to give this cuddly bear a home?
Friends of the Library are offering him as a prize!

Friends of the Holderness Free Library are offering raffle tickets: 50 cents each or 3 for $1.00, available at the library. The winning ticket will be drawn at the Santa Sale on Dec. 6th. He is the perfect reading buddy!!

Annual Friends of the Holderness Free Library SANTA SALE
Santa Sale Donations Needed

The Friends of the Holderness Free Library group is looking for donations of new and "like new" items for the annual Santa Sale.  The Santa Sale will be held on Saturday December 6th at Riveredge Marina from 10am-noon.  Local children ages 4-12 are invited to do their holiday shopping - all items are $1.

Do you have any of these items to donate:
 * Costume Jewelry *Sporting Goods * Office Supplies *2015 Calendars * Children's Toys * Games * Stuffed Animals * Treasures for Moms * Items for Dads * Tote Bags * Ceramic Containers * Creams, Lotions or Fancy Soaps*

Please contact the library (968-7066 or or stop by.  Thank you for your support!

What is the Holderness Free Library worth to you?

This link can hook you up to a data base that can help you determine how the library saves you and your family money, every time you come in!
See how much you can save by using the library's resources!


Wednesday Book Discussions
Why join a Book Discussion Group?
A Book Discussion Group offers individuals an opportunity to read and share ideas and opinions of books in a friendly, relaxed environment. It encourages participants to read different types of books that they might otherwise overlook, and it gives everyone a chance to enjoy talking about the books that are read.  Please consider joining our group and enjoy the lively exchange of ideas