Josiah Carpenter Library December News

Library personnel really enjoy having the children’s room upstairs, and we want to thank everyone for their patience while the books and furniture were being moved. One of the changes includes a charging station for mobile devices next to the upstairs computer for visitors. Visit the library to see the new arrangements!

The Teen Book Worms will gather on Monday December 4th at 5:00pm; they will enjoy a light supper and discuss The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee’ Ahdieh. The Pittsfield Writer’s Circle will meet at the library on Monday December 18th at 5:00pm. The adult book club will meet to discuss Christmas Day in the Morning by Pearl S. Buck, and select books for 2018, at 10:30 am on Tuesday December 5th at the Pittsfield Senior Center. New members for all of our ongoing activities are always welcome!

During December the 10:00am Thursday preschool story hour will enjoy cookie decorating, ornament making and explore holiday traditions. The afterschool Cozy Nook Book Adventure Club meets at 3:30pm on Tuesdays and will be learning about holiday traditions, decorate gingerbread houses and make ornaments. The Stay and Play group for toddlers and their parents/caregivers meet on Tuesday mornings at 10:00am for a brief story, simple activities and time to socialize.

The Chichester-Epsom-Pittsfield Libraries Memory Café will enjoy music, food, and simple activities to seasonal generosity at 2:00pm on Monday December 13th at the Epsom Public Library. Caregivers and folks living with memory loss are invited to come and savor supportive socialization.

The library will be closed for the Christmas holiday on December 25th and 26th.