Hungry Neighbors presented by Michele Moore

Join us on Thursday, May 18 at 7 p.m.

Hungry Neighbors is the result of eighteen months of research into the faces, facts and figures of “food insecurity” in northern New England. This talk will focus on hunger in our own territory: New Hampshire and Vermont. The facts are startling and impelled the speaker to have a longer-term involvement with area food programs. Is your neighbor hungry?

COFFEE PARTY – Incite Civility & Reason

On Saturday, May 20 at 9:30, the library will host its first Coffee Party with Joel McCarty and Joe Cartwright serving as facilitators.  We hope a broad spectrum of people join us for civil conversation, coffee and, rumor has it, some type of tasty snack.  Click the link below for more information about the Coffee Party and its mission.



practitioner-goldsteinThursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. at
the Shedd-Porter Memorial Library in Alstead, N.H.
The health of your digestive system has surprising impacts on every part of your body, including your brain and immune system. Many troubling, chronic symptoms can be improved by giving your gut the respect it deserves.  Join Ruth Goldstein MS, RD for this free talk on improving and maintaining gut health. She’ll share resources and discuss strategies gleaned from her nutrition counseling practices at Sojourns Community Health Clinic in Westminster, VT.

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SAQA Quilt Show Extended until 12/17


Extended Exhibition Time for the Studio Art Quilt Associates Trunk Show of 51 art quilts, each 5”x7”.

Currently on view, in one of the most beautiful libraries in New Hampshire,  the show will close on Saturday, December 17 .During the last hour (11-12)  there will be an open discussion about the work in the show.  It will be moderated by Tafi Brown (who has one of her quilts included in the show – shown left).  All are welcome.