Josiah Carpenter Library January News


            When the weather is cold and blustery; it’s the perfect time to read!  Visit the library for some great selections – we have the best books of 2017 on display for you to browse and take home.

The Teen Book Worms will gather on Monday January 8th at 5:00pm; they will enjoy a light supper and discuss Turtles All the Way Down by John Green.  The Pittsfield Writer’s Circle will meet at the library on Monday January 22nd at 5:00pm.  The adult book club will meet to discuss Roxanna Slade by Reynolds Price at 10:30 am on Tuesday January 23rd at the Pittsfield Senior Center.    New members for all of our ongoing activities are always welcome! 

During January the 10:00am Thursday preschool story hour will explore winter animals and outdoor activities.  The afterschool Book Adventure Club meets at 3:30pm on Tuesdays and will be making Lego creations throughout January – animals, buildings and cars!  On January 30th at 5 pm there will be a Lego derby to demonstrate the children’s creations.  The Stay and Play group for toddlers and their parents/caregivers meets 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 a movie and conversation with the Concord Regional Visiting Nurses Association’s Jenn Brechtel at 2:00pm on Monday January 8th 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 Martin Luther King Day on January 15th.