Terry Reeves of Peterborough’s Mariposa Museum will join us again this year! We’ll take a look at the folk art form of shadow puppetry. The program will include looking at Mariposa’s collection of shadow puppets, learning a bit about their history, seeing a small shadow puppet show, and then creating a shadow puppet. Friday, August 3rd at 1p.m.
Come hear an Aboriginal Dream story, learn about the storytelling tradition in Australian culture and create an aboriginal-style painting! Friday, July 20 at 1p.m.
Join us Friday, July 20th at 1p.m. as we host the The W.I.L.D. Center and Zoological Park of New England. They will bring a variety of nocturnal animals for our viewing pleasure! This event is free and open to the public.
Nothing says summer reading like a juicy thriller… Topping the list this summer is Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn. We’ve also added The Cottage at Glass Beach by Heather Doran Barbieri, Wicked Business by Janet Evanovich, Mission to Paris by Alan Furst & Little Night by the ever-popular Luanne Rice. See the full list of books added to the shelves – July 2012.
Design your own pillowcase with Jessi Dussault on Friday, July 6th at 1p.m. Materials provided.
Shedd-Porter Memorial Library is currently exhibiting art work from local talents. The show will be up throughout the month of July, so take some time to visit!
Howard Weeks Dakota Benedetto Rees Acheson
Carole-Anne Centre Donna Lund Sharon Iozzo Peg Sutcliffe
Nancy Fitz-Rapalje Randy Miller Tafi Brown Frank Donato Oona Hutton
Eammon Hutton Ellen Chase Susan Pope Marty Buchanan Ellen Kok
Nan Montgomery Cindy Hendrick