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Monday & Wednesday 10-6 Saturday 10-1
Curbside Pickup – still available
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Our Nichols Online Library
NHDB offers downloadable eBooks, audios, and magazines. Hoopla offers streaming audio, eBooks, comics, movies, and music. Kanopy Video offers access to over 30,000 films. Tumblebooks streams stories for kids and teens. You will need your library card number to register; contact us if you do not know your card number.
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Center Harbor Parks & Recreation will hold a curbside pick-up for Easter treat bags and buckets of eggs to take home for your own egg hunt! Pick-up will be Saturday, April 3rd, 10:00 to Noon in front of the Town … Continue reading
Server maintenance may periodically prevent access to the on-line catalog and streaming services (Kanopy, Hoopla) during the day on Thursday. We will replace a backup power supply unit that failed last weekend causing a similar disconnect. Thank you for your patience … Continue reading
Our Library wants to hear from you! Would you please take a few minutes to answer our survey? Just click on the link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/TLRD63F It’s quick, easy and anonymous. Many thanks!
January 4, 2021 Dear Library Patrons, Members of our Community and Visitors: We hope you and your families are doing well and staying safe as the pandemic unfortunately persists into the New Year. During this difficult time, the Trustees and … Continue reading
80s slackers Bill and Ted, now middle-aged dads, discover that the hit song they are still trying to write is the only thing that will save humanity! Will the Wyld Stallyns save the day again? Find out in Bill and … Continue reading
Earlier this fall, library assistant Glenn Walter retired after eight years at the Nichols Library. Read Glenn’s farewell letter to the Center Harbor community, in which he expresses his joy and gratitude for his years here.
I am not able to be in Center Harbor Monday (12/14), but am planning a make-up day for new requests on Tuesday.
Allen Jon Kinnaman, director of the James E. Nichols Memorial Library from 2005 through 2020, will retire at the end of the year. Library Assistant Glenn Walter retired earlier this year. Circulation Assistant Lois Brady will provide interim services while … Continue reading
The Nichols Library will be closed on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (Nov 25th, 26th and 27th) this week. We will be back open for curbside delivery on Monday, 11/30. We will also be getting an inter-library loan delivery.
Things Fall Apart by Nigerian novelist, essayist, and poet Chinua Achebe (1930; d.2013) is a book group perennial.