AbbieGreenLeaf-Announcement-Box-ImageAbbie Greenleaf Library July Events!
Saturday, July 4, Book Sale, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  [More info]
Wednesday, July 8, Todd Hearon poetry reading sponsored by the Frost Place, 7 p.m. [More info]
Tuesday, July 14, Maggie Stier lecture, sponsored by the Franconia Museum, 7 p.m. [More info]

Please refer to the Library News below for more information about each event.


The Peonies are putting on a good show! Come visit the library!
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July 4 Book Sale

Saturday, July 4 Book Sale, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Don’t miss the Friend’s of the Library July 4 book sale! The sale will take place inside and outside the library. We have lots and lots of books! Paperbacks are $.50 and hardcovers $1.00. There is also a wide selection of jigsaw puzzles, cd
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Todd Hearon Poetry Reading and Reception

Wednesday, July 8 at 7 p.m. The Abbie Greenleaf Library in conjunction with the Frost Place is proud to present a poetry reading by Todd Hearon, 2015 Dartmouth Poet in Residence at The Frost Place. The poetry reading will be followed by a reception. Todd Hearon is a prize-winning poet
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“On This Spot Once Stood . . . ” lecture by Maggie Stier

Tuesday, July 14 at 7 p.m. The Abbie Greenleaf Library welcomes Maggie Stier who will give a lecture entitled: “On this Spot Once Stood. . . Remembering the Architectural Heritage of New Hampshire.” In her lecture Maggie Stier will showcase some of the celebrated buildings that New Ha
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  • Does the library have WIFI?

  • Does the library have computers that I can use?

    Yes! We have Google Chrome Books that can be used to surf the internet. We also have a computer station for word processing and a printer/copy machine. Computers are free to use and are available on a first come first served basis. Copies are $.10 for b+w and $.50 for color. For more information, please refer to the Computers and Internet Use (on the Rules & Policies page).
  • Do I have to be a resident to get a library card?

    No! But non-residents do have to pay a fee of $12.50 for a six-month library card or $25 for one-year library card.
  • How do I get a library card?

    A library card is easy to obtain. Simply show the librarian your driver’s license or a utility bill that reflects your status as a resident of the Town of Franconia. Non-residents must present a driver’s license or passport. Children under 16 years of age will be issued a library card after a parent or guardian signs a registration card accepting responsibility. For more information, please refer to Rules & Policies.