Goffstown Public Library Calendar

2 High St. Goffstown, NH 03045 (603) 497-2102
goflib@goffstownlibrary.com


Library Hours:
Mon, Thur, Fri: 9am - 5pm
Tue, Wed : 9am - 8pm
Sat (Sept - June): 9am - 2pm

Please remember that children under 11 years of age must have a parent or guardian remain in the building while attending programming.

 

All Events    •   Adults    •  Everyone    •   Family    •   Kids    •   Teen

Tuesday December 12, 2017
GOFFSTOWN/adult
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Blank Page Writer's Group

The Blank Page is a writing group for the beginner to the experienced, and meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

Every writer needs a support network, so let this be yours! Monthly group writing workshops are where you can share your work with the support of other local writers. Please bring a notebook and pencil/pen to The Blank Page meetings.

CONTACT: Dianne  497-2102  dianneh@goffstownlibrary.com
LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room

The Blank Page is a writing group for the beginner to the experienced, and meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

Every writer needs a support network, so let this be yours! Monthly group writing workshops are where you can share your work with the support of other local writers. Please bring a notebook and pencil/pen to The Blank Page meetings.

CONTACT:
  Dianne
  497.2102
  dianneh@goffstownlibrary.com

LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room

Wednesday December 13, 2017
GOFFSTOWN/everyone
6:30 PM
Friends of the Library - Meeting Cancelled

The Friends of the Goffstown Public Library will not be meeting in December. Their next meeting will be January 10, 2018. For reminders and Friends updates, please sign up for their newsletter at www.goffstownfriends.com.

CONTACT: Friends of the Library  497-2102  friends@goffstownlibrary.com
LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room

The Friends of the Goffstown Public Library will not be meeting in December. Their next meeting will be January 10, 2018. For reminders and Friends updates, please sign up for their newsletter at www.goffstownfriends.com.

CONTACT:
  Friends of the Library
  497.2102
  friends@goffstownlibrary.com

LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room

Tuesday December 19, 2017
GOFFSTOWN/adult
6:30 PM
Adult Gingerbread House Decorating

Revisit the childlike magic of the holidays by decorating a gingerbread house with us. Houses, frosting and candy are provided.

Registration Required; limited to adult cardholders. One registration per family please.

There are 3 sessions for this adult event, please limit your sign  to one of the dates. This event is not part of our Children's Room programming, please visit the Family listings on our calendar for that event.

 

CONTACT: Sandy Whipple  603-497-2102  sandyw@goffstownlibrary.com
LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room

Revisit the childlike magic of the holidays by decorating a gingerbread house with us. Houses, frosting and candy are provided.

Registration Required; limited to adult cardholders. One registration per family please.

There are 3 sessions for this adult event, please limit your sign  to one of the dates. This event is not part of our Children's Room programming, please visit the Family listings on our calendar for that event.

 

CONTACT:
  Sandy Whipple
  603.497.2102
  sandyw@goffstownlibrary.com

LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room


Wednesday December 20, 2017
GOFFSTOWN/adult
1:30 PM
Literary Ladies/ Afternoon Book Discussion

Call us at 497-2102 if you are interested in joining this book discussion group and we will provide you with a book. We meet the 3rd Wednesday of each month @ 1:30 p.m. Facilitated by Sandy Whipple.

2017 Book Selections:

  • 1/18 Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
  • 2/15 Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
  • 3/15 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by Caitlin Doughty
  • 4/19 The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas by Anand Giridharadas
  • 5/17 Her Own Vietnam by Lynn Kanter
  • 6/21 Still Alice by Lisa Genova
  • 7/19 Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • 8/16 The Girl Who Wrote in Silk by Kelli Estes
  • 9/20 The Red Bandanna: a life, a choice, a legacy by Tom Rinaldi
  • 10/18 Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  • 11/15 When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
  • 12/20 News of the World by Paulette Jiles

The priority for books is given to discussion attendees. All other requests will be filled after the discussion date.

You can see all Book Discussion titles and previous years titles and group ratings at our website page: Book Discussion Groups.

CONTACT: Sandy  603-497-2102  sandyw@goffstownlibrary.com
LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor

Call us at 497-2102 if you are interested in joining this book discussion group and we will provide you with a book. We meet the 3rd Wednesday of each month @ 1:30 p.m. Facilitated by Sandy Whipple.

2017 Book Selections:

  • 1/18 Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
  • 2/15 Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
  • 3/15 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes by Caitlin Doughty
  • 4/19 The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas by Anand Giridharadas
  • 5/17 Her Own Vietnam by Lynn Kanter
  • 6/21 Still Alice by Lisa Genova
  • 7/19 Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • 8/16 The Girl Who Wrote in Silk by Kelli Estes
  • 9/20 The Red Bandanna: a life, a choice, a legacy by Tom Rinaldi
  • 10/18 Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  • 11/15 When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
  • 12/20 News of the World by Paulette Jiles

The priority for books is given to discussion attendees. All other requests will be filled after the discussion date.

You can see all Book Discussion titles and previous years titles and group ratings at our website page: Book Discussion Groups.

CONTACT:
  Sandy
  603.497.2102
  sandyw@goffstownlibrary.com

LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor

Friday December 22, 2017
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Community Volunteers Needed

partnership by Vectors Market from the Noun ProjectOur community partner, the Goffstown Network, needs volunteers:

On Friday evening, December 22 at 6:30 p.m., the Goffstown Network will be packing boxes for distribution to Saturday morning clients. This event lasts approximately 1 hour at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Goffstown.

All members of the community are invited to join us to help out. Please help if you can!

For more information: http://goffstownnetwork.org/.

CONTACT: Dianne Hathaway  603-497-2102  dianneh@goffstownlibrary.com

partnership by Vectors Market from the Noun ProjectOur community partner, the Goffstown Network, needs volunteers:

On Friday evening, December 22 at 6:30 p.m., the Goffstown Network will be packing boxes for distribution to Saturday morning clients. This event lasts approximately 1 hour at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Goffstown.

All members of the community are invited to join us to help out. Please help if you can!

For more information: http://goffstownnetwork.org/.

CONTACT:
  Dianne Hathaway
  603.497.2102
  dianneh@goffstownlibrary.com

Tuesday December 26, 2017
GOFFSTOWN/everyone
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Knit & Crochet Club

Knit and CrochetAll knitters & crocheters are welcome, all levels of experience! This monthly knitting and crochet club at the library is facilitated by Karen Heise and sponsored by the Friends of the Goffstown Public Library. The group meets the 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm. Find out more at goffstownfriends.com

CONTACT: Sandy Whipple  497-2102  sandyw@goffstownlibrary.com
LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room

Knit and CrochetAll knitters & crocheters are welcome, all levels of experience! This monthly knitting and crochet club at the library is facilitated by Karen Heise and sponsored by the Friends of the Goffstown Public Library. The group meets the 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm. Find out more at goffstownfriends.com

CONTACT:
  Sandy Whipple
  497.2102
  sandyw@goffstownlibrary.com

LOCATION: Goffstown Public Library, Third Floor Meeting Room


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