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Summer Programming!

June 28 at 3 p.m. River Builders! presented by NH Children’s Museum

Educators will lead children in a hands-on, exciting, informative and nature engineering filled presentation—with a focus on the stunning designs of buildings, homes, and innovative tools found along rivers in New England. You will even have a chance to build your own osprey nest! See more information below!

July 4 at 12 noon Community Read Aloud of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution

Please join us to read or to just listen. Stay for a few minutes or for the entire event. If you would like to sign up in advance to read, please send an email to:  info@abbielibrary.org

See Library News below.




River Builders for Kids! June 28 at 3 p.m.

Join NH Children’s Museum educators for a trip down the river as we investigate some of nature’s very best architects and engineers! From the beaver to osprey to the lesser known caddis fly and Native American fish weir
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Music in My Pockets with Jeff Warner

A New Hampshire Humanities presentation. Jeff Warner will discuss, perform and teach the audience how to play traditional 19th-century singing games, playground rhymes and tunes accompanied by “pocket instruments” like spoons, bones, Jew’s harp and dancing puppets.
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Mindfulness at Noon

Mindfulness classes lead by Celeste St. Pierre. “The Mindfulness Movement is upon us! And, like kale, is EVERYWHERE! But what exactly is mindfulness and how does one become more mindful? We will spend a few weeks together exploring
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Thank you Brent!

Thank you Brent Buddensee. We loved the Augmented Reality Sandbox!
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Does the library have WIFI?

    Yes!
  • 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 an annual fee of $25. Easton residents pay an annual fee of $10.
  • 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.