Stupendous September!

Josiah Carpenter Library September News

  The library will be closed on Saturday, September 2nd and Monday, September 4th for Labor Day. Have a good weekend! 

  The library enthusiastically welcomes Mrs. Heather Dunagin as our new Children’s Librarian.  Heather has a wealth of experience planning and conducting programs for children, and we’re excited as we prepare for the upcoming fall programs.  The afterschool Cozy Nook Book Adventure Club will begin at 3:30pm on Tuesday September 12th.  Preschool story hour will continue at 10:00 am on Thursday mornings.  

    On Tuesday September 19th the 1,2,3 Living Well group will host Hannah Park, Merrimack Area Environmental Interpretive Ranger for the New Hampshire State Parks.  Hannah will be teaching about our local Incredible Wild Edibles.  The presentation will take place at 12:30pm at the Pittsfield Senior Center.  Please come and expand your culinary knowledge, including recipes!

The Teen Book Worms will gather on Monday the 11th at 5:00pm; enjoy a light supper and The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater.  The adult book club will meet to discuss Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doing at 10:30am on Tuesday September 26th .  The Pittsfield Writer’s Circle will meet at the library on September 18th at 5:00pm.

The library enjoys displaying the work of local artists.  If you are interested in showcasing your work, please visit or call the library (435-8406) and ask for Leslie.