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Winter Hours, 11/1-3/31
Monday: 10-7
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 10-7
Thursday: 10-5
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10-2

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We will be open Primary Day, Tuesday, February 11, 1:00-5:00
Come see us when you visit Town Hall for voting!
Plus bidding will begin for our annual Friends of the Library Basket Raffle! 
Oyster River Community Read Begins Soon!
This Democracy: From Our Founding Fathers to Our Daily Lives
Throughout this winter and spring, join the Oyster River Community in reading the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution and learning how these documents affect daily life in the USA. The umbrella is very big for this Community Read and programs will feature, for example, speakers on the history of the New Hampshire Primary and the Women's Suffrrage Movement, both marking their centennials this year. And so much more!  Find the full program calendar here.

ORCR Kick Off at Three Chimneys Inn
Tuesday, January 28, 6:00 PM, 17 Newmarket Road, Durham

Trivia Night
hosted by New Hampshire Public Radio's Civics 101 Podcast.  Come and test how much you know about our country's Founding Documents!

A History of the New Hampshire Primary
Wednesday, January 29, 7:00 PM
The library is pleased to host documentary filmmaker John Gfroerer, who will speak about the primary's early history and its evolution to its current position as crucial step toward becoming the US President. This program is made possible by a generous grant from New Hampshire Humanities and is free and open to the public.
We're in our lovely new building. Come see us!

Evening Book Group
Monday, February 3, 7:00 PM
The group will discuss the best-selling novel The Flight of the Sparrow by Amy Belding Brown. We have extra copies!
Afternoon Book Group
Thursday, January 23, 3:00 PM
We will discuss A Woman of No Importance by Sonia Purnell.  Join us!
Writer's Group
The next meeting is Monday, February 10, 5:15
Would you like to join a small group of writers at the library?  Each writer has 10-15 minutes to discuss their work and receive input from other group members.  Newcomers are always welcome!
A New Museum Pass!
Visit the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center for Free!
     If your interest in space exploration was whetted by our summer reading theme this year, you'll want to come get our pass, which allows four people (adults or children) free admission on the day of your choice. The Discovery Center is located at 2 Institute Drive, Concord, NH.  Call or stop in to reserve MPL's new pass soon! 


Our next meeting is Thursday, February 13, 7:00 pm.

Support the Library while Shopping on Amazon
Do You Know about Amazon Smile?
See the Friends of the Library page for more information.
Quilters Meet Every Monday, 1:00-3:00
New members always welcome!

MPL reaches out to Madbury's youngest and oldest readers
New outreach offering at Carriage Hill Assisted Living
Did you know that each month, Children's Librarian Kayla Morin hosts a story time at Little Tree Education Center? And Library Director Susan Sinnott began a monthly book discussion at Carriage Hill Assisted Living, scheduled for each second Thursday at 2:00 PM?  Happy to serve such a wide age range!