The Gordon-Nash Library Summer Music & Art Series!
How’d He DO That? The Magic of Andrew Pinard! Our Summer Reading Program kicked off tonight with an amazing performance by award-winning performer Andrew Pinard. The downstairs room was packed and full of wonder and laughter as Andrew Pinard wowed children and adults alike with his magic and entertaining stories. What a fabulous night! When theContinue reading “Great Magic!”
Superheroes! Community heroes! Animal heroes! All kinds of heroes! Tuesday nights 6:30-7:30, June 23rd – August 11th Stop in to sign up !!
It’s Summer! Beach Days are finally here! To celebrate, at Storytime we read books about the ocean and the beach. Miranda’s Beach Day by Holly Keller told about a child and her mom spending time at the beach and showed a beautiful sand castle. Surfer Chick by Kristy Dempsey was about the daughter of aContinue reading “Summer!”
How Does Your Garden Grow? Now is the time that many people think about gardens, so we read a few books about them this week in Storytime.Flower Garden by Eve Bunting told about a little girl making a surprise garden for her mother. The real surprise for us was seeing where she planted it!Grandpa’s GardenContinue reading “How Does Your Garden Grow?”
Through the generosity of Stephen Gordon-Nash, the Gordon-Nash Library first opened to the public in 1896. Since that time it has been a thriving hub of community life in the Town of New Hampton and remains one of the few privately funded public libraries in the State of New Hampshire. After an energizing planning sessionContinue reading “Help Us Create the Library of the Future With This Survey.”
On a beautiful spring morning, we read about the change in seasons and how it can affect living creatures. In Bear Wants More by Karma Wilson, Bear wakes up very hungry after his long winter’s nap. First the Egg by Laura Vaccaro Seeger showed cut-outs that were one thing on the first page and something else onContinue reading “Nests!”
Today the Gordon-Nash began a new outreach program with the New Hampton Community School’s After School Program. For the rest of the school year, I will be working Tuesday afternoons with a group of upper elementary students, assisted by Mr. McCann. Together we will be facilitating fun and innovative math activities as part of aContinue reading “Gordon-Nash Library Outreach Program”