A message from the Board of Trustees
Due to the evolving situation with the COVID-19 virus, the Nichols Library is now closed at least through May 5th. All due dates for books and other materials remain suspended. Please keep borrowed materials for the time being and do not return them to the Library dropbox.
The Library Board of Trustees continues to discuss how our Library can continue to provide meaningful services. Thank you for your continued patience and understanding. Stay well.
The NML Board of Trustees, 3/23/2020
Latest information on COVID-19 from New Hampshire’s Dept of Health & Human Services
Online Meet-ups, books and video
We hope our Patrons will take advantage of the online services our Library offers. We are providing online programs and meet-ups via Zoom. Follow our website for meeting dates and invites. NH/Ovedrive offers downloadable eBooks, audios, and magazines. Hoopla offers streaming audio and eBooks, movies and music. You will need your library card number to register; contact us if you do not know your card number. Follow our updates for other available resources
Register for a library card
To sign-up for a temporary card, start here.
Call 603-253-6950 or email us.
35 Plymouth Street, Center Harbor NH 03226-1339
Hours of operationThe library is closed until further notice. Regular hours are MWF, 10-6 and T,TH,S from 10-1.
Quotable“The precise role of the artist is to illuminate that darkness, so that we will not, in all our doing, lose sight of our purpose, which is to make the world a more human dwelling place.” James Baldwin
Author Archives: Nichols Memorial Library
Join in a video conference on Tuesday, August 7th to meet local author Carl Hansen and talk about his thriller Destiny. Carl has made his book available as a free download from Smashwords. The meeting requires a password to enter so … Continue reading
Monday Morning, naturally. Song by Lindsey Buckingham, performed by Fleetwood Mac. Full Album available for library cardholders on Hoopla. Don’t have a card? You can register online–look for the link on this page.
Piccolo Market is open for pickup. Gusto Cafe is preparing takeout and delivery after 2:30. Osteria Poggio is temporarily closed.
A gospel feel for Sunday: The late Bill Withers sings his classic Lean on Me. Hoopla does not have Bill’s recordings (boo), but they do have Al Jarreau’s tribute album.
The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores and pharmacies) especially in areas of significant community-based transmission.
After funky Friday, its folk Saturday; Judy Collins, Who Knows where the TIme Goes. Collins was accompanied on this song by Stephen Stills; their brief romanced inspired his Suite: Judy Blues Eyes. Both Collin’s album and Stills Live set can … Continue reading
Looking for something different? Tonight, Friday 4/3 at 6:30 PM, on Facebook, NH Humanties presents o “Jennie Powers: The Woman Who Dares”. Jennie Powers took a stand against social vices in New Hampshire and Vermont in the early twentieth century. She … Continue reading
Friday at 4, join us for an online video chat. How are you doing? What have you been reading? Watching? Doing. Here’s a chance to check in with you library community. Click on the invite to join in.
Having trouble making the leap from print to digital? Or DVD to streaming? We can help! We posted short videos to help you get started with Overdrive, our downloadable book provider, and Hoopla, where you can get streaming video, audio … Continue reading