May 17, 2017

Take a Hike

You don’t have to go far if you’re looking for a nice mountain hike nearby. In Goffstown, the Uncanoonuc Mountains Hiking Trails provide hikers with beautiful scenic views of Goffstown and the Merrimack Valley. David Pierce, retired cartographer, has provided the Conservation Commission with a map highlighting the various paths
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If the classics are not your cup of tea, try out some of these newer fiction and short story collections: American Housewife by Helen Ellis, 188 pagesThe Terrorist’s Son by Zak Ebrahim, 96 pages (biography)Not so Much, Said the Cat by Michael Swanwick, short storiesThe Four Thousand, the Eight Hundred
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Find time to read with books you can read in under an hour; the infographic below appears with the estimated time it will take you to complete all of them. Most of these are available in short story collections in our catalog, or let us know if we can help
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Local Author Bynum Book Donation Collage of Nine
Earlier this summer, we received a donation of books from Edward and Anthony Bynum. Edward and Anthony are two of seven siblings who grew up in Goffstown, continuing a legacy of family committed to their community. Their father, E.B. Bynum, served as a Goffstown selectman, budget committee member, charter commission
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2013 NH Mentor Librarian, Dianne HathawayIn a press release from the New Hampshire Library Association, it was announced that our Director, Dianne Hathaway, has been chosen to be the 2013 New Hampshire Mentor Librarian by the New Hampshire Library Association.Dianne will be attending the upcoming 2013 New England Library Leadership
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