Our carpeting project is moving along on schedule, thanks to the hard work of the library movers and carpet installation contractors.
For the week of September 23, our service hours and program offerings will be as follows:
- Cook Library closed Mon. 9/23, pop-up library open at Tamworth Town House 1:00-5:00 p.m.
- Cook Library closed Tues. 9/24, pop-up library open at Tamworth Town House 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Outdoor storytime, Tues. 9/24, 10:30 a.m.: meet at Remick Park, across from the Town House
- No Baby Lapsit on Tues. 9/24
- Cook Library closed Wed. 9/25 until 3:00 p.m., pop-up library open at Town House 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Cook Library at 93 Main Street will reopen from 3:00-6:00 p.m. on Wednesday for book/item returns and borrowing. Public computers, fax and printing will be set up as soon as possible that afternoon. Please consider waiting until Friday to bring children to the library.
- “Screaming Queens” film and discussion, Wed. 9/25, 7:00 p.m. at the UUFES meetinghouse at the four corners (intersection of Tamworth Road, Main Street, Chinook Trail, Chocorua Road). This is a One Book One Valley program cosponsored by the Cook Library and UUFES. Find details at https://onebookonevalley.org/2019/09/10/film-and-discussion-screaming-queens/
- Cool Critters, Sat. 9/28, 10:00 a.m: Come explore the Swift River and discover Cool Critters, macroinvertebrates with Tara Schroeder, Education Coordinator for Green Mountain Conservation Group. Children and adults will collect aquatic insects with nets and learn fun facts about these fascinating creatures and how they are used to indicate water quality. All ages welcome! Sponsored in part by The Tamworth Foundation.
- Friends of Cook Memorial Library annual meeting, lunch, and program, Sat. 9/28, 11:30 a.m. at the Tamworth Town House. Business meeting begins at 11:30 am, followed by lunch at 12:00, then followed at 12:30 pm by “New Voices,” a talk by Terry Farish. Farish just completed a year as New Hampshire Humanities’ Connections Adult Literacy Program Coordinator, running the “New Voices” program, an opportunity for immigrant students learning English to develop their own stories by working with professional writers. All are welcome to attend.
Carpeting project, week of 9/23