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Chester Public Library News


April 2021 Events


 

*Book Group
Tuesday, April 20th at 1pm
Meeting in the library.
DiscussingThe Winemaker’s WifebyKristin Harmel. New members always welcome! Extra copies are available at the Circulation Desk for cardholders.

 

Board of Trustees Meeting
Tuesday, April 20th at 6:30pm
The Library Board of Trustees are elected officials responsible for the government of library services and finances. This meeting is open to the public.
*Under the emergency provisions of RSA 91-A, the meetings will take place electronically.
Email us at chesterlibrary@gmail.com for the link to join.

Country Music Virtual Trivia Night
Thursday, April 22nd at 6pm
How much do you know about country music? This event will be virtual on WebEx.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Sign up at https://rb.gy/6tmmls
Email assistdirectorcpl@gmail.com for more information.

Container Gardening Lecture with Willa Coroka
Thursday, April 29th at 6pm
The library is happy to offer this exciting FREE visual lecture by local gardening expert Willa Coroka!This class will cover the basics of botany before diving into various garden designs that break the boundaries of limited space and time restraints. Examples to include terraced, vertical, and hydroponic gardens as well as miniature water, up-cycled container, counter-top, and no-yard gardens. No space? No problem. As long as we remember to think outside the box.This event is held virtually on Zoom.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED at the following link: https://bit.ly/3qNRjJp
or call 887-3404

 


May 2021 Events


HOLIDAY HOURS:

Closed Saturday, May 29th and Monday, May 31st for Memorial Day

 

Friends of the Library Meeting
Monday, May 3rd at 7pm
Join the Friends and help with fundraising to benefit the library.
Interested in joining? Call 887-3404 for more information.

***Egg Owls (KIDS)
Thursday, May 6th at 4:30pm
Turn plastic Easter eggs into adorable owls!
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

***Pamper Yourself! (ADULTS)
Wednesday, May 12that 6pm
Make your own beautiful bath salts and body scrubs!
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

***Duct Tape Pencil Pouch Craft (TEENS)
Thursday, May 13th at 6pm
Create a handy pencil case out of Duct Tape!
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

*Book Group
Tuesday, May 18th at 1pm
Meeting in the library.
DiscussingWhen We Believed in MermaidsbyBarbara O’Neal. New members always welcome! Extra copies are available at the Circulation Desk for cardholders.

***Egg Ninjas Craft (KIDS)
Wednesday, May 19th at 4pm
Make wobbly ninjas out of Easter eggs and tape!
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

 

***Among Us Party! (KIDS & TEENS)
Thursday, May 20th at 4:30pm
Prepare your ship for departure, but beware! One of you is the imposter!
Download the Among Us! app on your device before the event.
This program will be offered both in-person and virtually.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

Friends of the Library Book Sale
Saturday, May 22nd from 9am-2pm (rain date 5/23)
Chester Library Lawn (behind the library)
Paperbacks $.50, Hardcovers $1.00, DVDs $2.00, Puzzles $1.00 or FREE with $5.00 purchase, Audios & TV Series prices as marked!

***Crafting Group
Wednesday, May 26th at 6pm
Bring your projects and hang out!
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

***NEW Teen Book Club
Thursday, May 27th at 6pm
Discussing The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes.
Pick up books at the front desk.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.


**Storytime is every Tuesday at 11:30am

We are now outside! Bring your little ones for stories and songs with Miss Maryjo! REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by calling 887-3404.

Registration is mandatory to keep numbers down. We cannot
guarantee social distancing; it is at the patrons’ discretion and masks
MUST be worn.

PLEASE REGISTER by clicking on Chester Public Library Facebook Page OR call 887-3404.

 
Hours: Mon & Wed 3-7pm, Tues & Thurs 10am-7pm, Fri 1-4pm, Sat 10am-1pm

Our normal programs include: Creative Writing Group and Family Movie Night on Mondays, Story Times, the Library Board of Trustees Meeting and Book Group Discussion is on Tuesdays, Canasta Club and LEGO Club meets on Thursdays.

 


Friends of the Library


Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Chester Public Library meet the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. in the library meeting room. This volunteer group is a fund-raising arm of the public library and supports the library where tax dollars leave off. New members are always welcome . Chair is Jude Sederquest; contact her at jsederquest@yahoo.com


Chester Public Library
3 Chester Street, Chester
(603) 887-3404
email: chesterpubliclibrary@gmail.com
website: www.chesterlibrary.com
Facebook page: Chester Public Library Facebook Page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chester Public Library is located at 3 Chester St. Chester, NH. For more information please call (603) 8873404 or email: chesterpubliclibrarian@gmail.com.


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