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Book Discussion for November

The Holderness Library Book Group will be meeting to discuss Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf. Considered one of Ms. Woolf's finest novels, first published in 1925, Mrs. Dalloway is the detailed description of a day in the life of Clarissa Dalloway as she prepares for a party and reflects on her life and choices she makes, past, present, and future. Books are available at the main desk at the library. The group meets on Wednesday, Nov. 19th at noon.

Help Wanted!

Youth Services/Children's Librarian is needed to help with all programs and activities in our busy, happy Children's Room. The successful candidate will be comfortable with children and their care providers, have familiarity with children's literature, be technology proficient, and have great customer service skills. This is a part time position, requiring Saturdays and some evenings. For more information, please call the library or respond by email.

Casual Bridge

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

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Library Trustees Meeting
The Board of Library Trustees will meet on Wednesday November 12th @ 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"

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!

Becky Rule and "The Lakes Region Reads" project

NHHC40thAnniversaryLogoBlackIn October, library patrons across the Lakes Region were invited to read Live Free and Eat Pie by Rebecca Rule.  Please join us at the Inter-Lakes High School Auditorium to share laughs and memories about New Hampshire.  Rebecca Rule, local author and humorist will be there to discuss her book.  Paid for through a grant from the NH Humanities Council.  There is no charge for this event.

What is the Holderness Free Library worth to you?

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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