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COOKBOOK CLUB

Join us for the last meeting of the summer session of Cookbook Club. Bring a favorite recipe and cookbook to share with the group. Our potluck meal will start at 6:30pm under the library tent. Tableware provided by the library. New members are always welcome!

JOB OPENING

PART TIME LIBRARY ASSISTANT

Daland Memorial Library

We are looking for an energetic, dependable, library assistant to help with all areas of library management. 18 hours per week. Must be 18yrs or older.

HOURS: Tues., Wed., Thurs., 3-8pm and Sat. 10am-1pm

Rate: $13.26

Start Date: Tuesday, August 24th

Application and job description available at the links below or in person, at the library, until Saturday, August 14th.

Saturday, August 7th: Family Movie Finale!

YOU’RE INVITED!!

Come have a barrel of fun and celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program at the Wilton Town Hall Theater!  We will be watching the classic version of “The Jungle Book” in the large theater and signing along. 

Jungle animal costumes encouraged!!  FREE ENTRY, POPCORN, & LEMONADE!!! Door prizes for the first 100 movie participants to arrive. 

This event is made possible by a grant from the NH Charitable Foundation and Amherst Label/Calvetti Family Fund. 

Library Trustees

The Library Trustees will meet at the library on July 27that 6:30pm. Open to the public.

Friday, July 30th:  Open House Art Show

Stop by the library tent  from 4-5pm on Fri., July 30th to view samples of all the crafts made we made this summer.  Don’t miss our special Teen Art Program Exhibit.  Come find out who wins George the Hamster! Drop off your completed reading log for your last collectible Mini Pet!  Custom decorated animal cookies and lemonade will be served. If you have saved some of your art pieces and want them to be part of the Art Show please drop off to Miss JoAnn on Wed., July 27th. 

Saturday, August 7th: Family Movie Finale!

YOU’RE INVITED!! Come have a barrel of fun and celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program at the Wilton Town Hall Theater!  We will be watching the classic version of “The Jungle Book” in the large theater and signing along.  Jungle animal costumes encouraged!!  FREE ENTRY, POPCORN, & LEMONADE!!! Door prizes for the first 100 movie participants to arrive.  This event is made possible by a grant from the NH Charitable Foundation and Amherst Label/Calvetti Family Fund. 

Are you ready to go to Friendly Farm with us this Friday, July 16th at 10:00am? Miss JoAnn has special tickets and lanyards for everyone who purchases a $5.00 ticket at the library. Hurry in and sign up to go spend the day feeding animals and touring the farm with Farmer Bruce. Maybe you can even feed a baby goat?! Registration and prepaid ticket required. Tickets available until Thursday at 8pm.

Rain rain go away….Stprytime is cancelled for today due to the weather. See you next Tuesday!

Do you have a child at Souhegan High School? This year, the school did not require students to read a specific title over the summer but rather encouraged teens to read for joy. The staff at SHS complied a recommended reading list with reviews and free access to digital versions. Books are also available at your local library. Click on the link below for the full list.

https://sites.google.com/sau39.org/souheganreads2021/full-list-of-titles?authuser=0&fbclid=IwAR2Gify9zM_1sYjLnFjOTamTsP0__ZwuUD8VxwIdkzO2xRsDoFCG6eY3k6U

The Daland Memorial Library has received a $1,287 federal grant from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) which was made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) and the New Hampshire State Library. The grant funds received will support the Daland Memorial Library’s efforts to increase access to digital streaming services and resources.

Using these grant funds, the library will add additional funds to the budget for Hoopla Digital. Grant funds will support this streaming service, which provides all library cardholders access to eBooks, audio books, movies, documentaries, children’s television series and more.  Access to this 950,000 title collection is available 24/7 with no holds or waits.  Each library card holding member can checkout up to 4 materials a month for free. Visit www.hoopladigital.com to create an account and start borrowing.

To learn more about the Daland Memorial Library, its services, and resources, visit http://www.dalandlibary.com, or visit the library in Mont Vernon, NH at 5 North Main Street. Library cards are available for free to Mont Vernon residents and are available in person or online at https://daland.biblionix.com/catalog/ .    Questions? Call the library at 673-7888 and we’ll be happy to help get you started.