Wadleigh Memorial Library
Each month the Wadleigh Memorial Library publishes a newsletter filled with library news and programs. This newsletter is emailed to Wadleigh Memorial Library patrons who have provided an email, as well as anyone who has joined the mailing list (see link below). In addition, the newsletter is archived for anyone who wishes to read it without registering via email.
This is the official archive site for past Wadleigh Library newsletters.
- June 2016
- Exercise Your Mind: Read! Summer Reading Starts at the end of June, WordPress Workshop, TED talk: My Stroke of Insight, Teen Life-Sized Pac-Man, Mini-Golf and Games, Art Marathon, Movie Night, Karate Party, and more.
- May 2016
- Circulating Notebooks, Thinkpads, and iPads, North American Birds of Prey, History Book Club, WordPress Workshop, Center for Women & Enterprise Workshops, Teen Craft: LED Mood Lamps, Hydrangia Bubble Art, and more.
- April 2016
- National Library Week Food Drive, Asus Notebooks, Lenovo Thinkpads, and iPads, AARP Tax Aide, WordPress and Shakespeare Workshops, Becoming Wolf: Coyotes in New England, and more.
- March 2016
- AARP Tax Aide, Shakespeare, Acoustic Café, Communication Skills Workshop, Retirement Planning Workshop, World War Pun, Makerspace, Children's Activities and more...
- February 2016
- Open House, The Future of the Wadleigh Library, AARP Tax Aide, Social Security Workshop, First in the Nation: Celebrating 100 Years of the Presidential Primary, Teen Cupcake Wars, Winter Break Children's Activities and more.
- January 2016
- WordPress Workshop, Women and Money, Acoustic Café, Jigsaw Puzzle Swap, High School Banned Books Club, Wii Tournament Thursdays, Craft Weekend, Makerspace: Builders Academy, Namaste Yoga and more.
- December 2015
- Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Silent Auction, The Yoga of Food Book Signing and Talk, Teen Gift Making, Art Afternoon, Christmas Craft Day, Makerspace, Storydance, and more.
- November 2015
- Wreaths Around the Wadleigh, Join us at the Expo, Makerspace, Thanksgiving Crafts, Caring for Children in the Circle Way: An Author Talk, Teen Craft: Soda Tab Bracelets, Acoustic Café and more.
- October 2015
- Be A Hero - Bumper Magnets, Literary Pumpkin Contest, Acoustic Café, Teen Zombie Felt Crafts, Storydance and more.
- September 2015
- Salem, 1692: Season of the Witch, Book Groups, Fall Children's Storytimes, Teen Advisory Group, Dr. Who Fan Club, Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange, Zen Coloring Time for Teens.
- August 2015
- Summer Reading Finales (Grand Prizes: Kindle Fire), History Book Club, Fred Marple: Welcome to Frost Heaves, Young Adult Writers' Group, Book Bingo, Lego Party and more.
- July 2015
- AtoZdatabases, Superhero themed Summer Reading for all ages, Storytimes in the Park, The Linus Project, Marble Rollercoasters, Bryson Lang, Keith Munslow and more.
- June 2015
- Learn a language using Transparent Languages, Download a Magazine from Overdrive, Summer Reading Launch, Grail Mania, Morning, Evening and History Book Clubs, and more.
- May 2015
- Downloadable Magazines now available, Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange, Buffalo and Tough Cookie, Teen Writer's Group, Art Afternoon and more.
- April 2015
- Thank you to those who voted on Tuesday, March 10. While funding was not approved, we appreciate the turnout and support for our project. Look for us on the ballot in 2016!
We have a full calendar for April, especially for school vacation week. Check us out!
- Town Vote on Tuesday, March 10
- Vote Yes for Article #3!
- March 2015
- Vote Yes on March 10 for the Library, A Letter from the Director, Ladies Behind Bars, A History of Storytelling, Sock Owls and more.
- February 2015
- Virtual Tour of the Library: Behind the Scenes, AARP Tax Help, Announcement about IRS Forms, Learn about AtoZdatabases, Children's Programs during February break, Teen Writers Group, and more.
- January 2015
- Judy Hohenadel Retires, Wadleigh Library Open House, Plans for New Library, Acoustic Café, Social Networking Workshop, History Book Club and more.
- December 2014
- Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Silent Auction, New History Book Club, Food Science, Local Author Panel, Affordable Health Care Information Session, Teen Crafts: Spa Gifts, Ornaments and Personalized Mugs, Hour of Code and more.
- November 2014
- Acoustic Café, Wreaths Around the Wadleigh, Open House, Book Discussions, Storytimes and more.
- Acoustic Cafe 2014-2015
- Doors Open @ 7 PM ~ Performance @ 7:30 PM ~ Admission is Free!
- October 2014
- Open House at the Wadleigh, 3D Printer, American Civil War Series, Read to your Librarian, Acoustic Café opener, Morning and Evening Book Groups and more ...
- September 2014
- 3D Printer, Lawrence Lessig, Heroin High, Morning and Evening Book Groups, Fall Storytimes, Teen Duct Tape Crafts and more.
- August 2014
- Everything Out of Nothing? - The Story of the Universe Seen with Modern Instrumentation, Making Sense of the American Civil War, Teen Tech Squad, Social Networking, Teen Advisory Group, Ice Painting, Back to School Extravaganza and more.
- July 2014
- Summer Reading for Adults, Teens, and Children, Teen Tech Squad, Snow in July, Peep Science, Owl Pellets and more.
- June 2014
- Pasta Loft Fundraiser June 5, Chunky's Discount Movie Tickets For Sale, Summer Reading Program Announcements, Teen Tech Disassembled, AustenMania and more.
- May 2014
- Vanished Veterans: New Hampshire's Civil War Monuments and Memorials, Jigsaw Puzzle Exchange, Teen Advisory Group, Morning and Evening Book Groups and more.
- April 2014
- Food Drive, National Library Week, March Madness the Final Four, Treasure from the Isles, Acoustic Café and more.
- March 2014
- March Madness, ACA Application Assistance, Acoustic Café, Divergent Party and more.
- February 2014
- AARP Tax Help, ACA Health Insurance Application Help, Acoustic Café, February vacation Children's Room activities and more!
- January 2014
- New Hampshire Songs and Stories, Morning and Evening Book Groups, Social Networking and Job Search Skills, Wadleigh Writer Wednesdays for Kids, and more.
- December 2013
- Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Fundraiser, Healthcare Law Information Session, Social Networking Classes, Wadleigh Writer Wednesdays, and more
- November 2013
- Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Fundraiser, Healthcare Law Information Session, Author Signing, Social Networking Classes, and more
- October 2013
- Acoustic Café Returns, Get Organized, What Were the Founding Fathers Thinking, Mad Science, Special Effects Make-Up for Halloween
- September 2013
- Best Book Club Books for Fall, Fall Storytime Registration, iPad Scavenger Hunt, Hiking the Appalachian Trail, and more ...
- August 2013
- Summer Reading Finale, Sustainable Farming, Shark Attack Party, Big Truck Day.
- July 2013
- Summer Reading Registration for all ages, Program on New Hampshire Bats, Teen and Children's Summer Reading Program Schedule
- June 2013
- Fax Services Announced, Book Sale, The Work of 1,000, The Secrets of Cellar Holes, Summer Reading Programs for Adults, Teens and Children.
- Author Event: Dan Brown
- Toadstool Bookshop will co-host a live streaming event at Wadleigh on May 15th. Dan Brown will telecast live from Lincoln Center in New York City.
- May 2013
- Low Income Property Tax Rebate Assistance, The Weeks Act of 1911, Mad Science,
- April 2013
- 3M Cloud Library eBooks, National Library Week, Food for Fines, Ben Kilham on Bear Behavior, Daily Programs in the Children's Room on Tap for April Vacation.
- March 2013
- Pi Day Celebration, Acoustic Cafe: The Blue Fox, AARP Tax Aide, 1940s Census, A Smarter Divorce: Collaborative Law, Origami Craft, Mad Science and Bird Feeder Craft.
- February 2013
- Rebecca Rule, AARP Tax Aide, 1940s Census, Valentine's Crafts, Fabric Flowers, Ice Art, Movie & Pizza Night and more!
- January 2013
- Acoustic Cafe, Discovering New England Stone Walls, eReader & Gadgets Forum, Morning and Evening Book Groups, Mad Science and more.
- December 2012
- 2nd Annual Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Silent Auction, Master Class: Road Scholar Author Peter Spiers, Hobbit Second Breakfast, Art Afternoon, Roald Dahl Jeopardy, Holiday Crafts for Kids, Stuffed Animal Sleepover.
- November 2012
- Donate a Wreath for the Silent Auction, Dark Matter & Dark Energy, New Furniture Coming Soon to the Children's Room, Mad Science, Acoustic Cafe and Book Groups.
- October 2012
- Big Read Events: The Mystery and Detective Story in American Literature,
Cemetery Mapping, and Edgar Allen Poe Readers' Theater. Also Socktoberfest!, Teen Mask of the Red Death Halloween Party, Art Afternoon, Book Club for Grades 2 & 3, Book Club for Grades 4 & 5, and Lego Party.
- September 2012
- Red Sox Raffle winner announced, Civil Liberties v. Security Program, Fall Storytimes, Dr. Who is back, Best Books for Fall 2012, Spanish Conversational Group on Tuesdays, Peace Treaty of Portsmouth, What is the Higgs Boson.
- August 2012
- Red Sox Fundraising Raffle, Evening Book Group, Summer Reading Grand Finale, Bingo Night, Project Night NIght.
- July 2012
- Summer Reading Programs for Children, Teens, and Adults, Skywatch, Ghosthunting 101, Dreamcatchers, S'mores Smorgasbord, Family Friday Storytimes, Shadow Puppets, Discount Chunky's Movie Tickets, Raffle for Red Sox Dream Night.
- June 2012
- Check out our Telescope, Closed Summer Sundays, Facebook Demystified, The Man Who Wrote 'The Little Prince', Summer Reading Program Announcements for Adults, Teens and Children.
- May 2012
- Food For Fines Food Drive, Morningstar Investment Research, Bookcase Quilt Raffle, Invasive Plant Species Program, Skywatch, Dance off Your Fines, Mini Pinatas Craft for Teens, Tie Dye Night, Night Owl Storytime.
- April 2012
- Last Acoustic Cafe of the Season, Community Survey, Patron Appreciation Day, AARP Tax Assistance, Who Won the War of 1812, Decor from the Rug Up, T-shirt Tote Bags (Teen Craft), Roald Dahl Jeopardy
- March 2012
- Acoustic Cafe: The Rakes of Milford, Weatherman Josh Judge, Lyme Disease Lecture, The Hunger Games T-shirt Craft, AARP Tax Assistance
- February 2012
- AARP Tax Assistance, The Unofficial Archivist, Financial Literacy Class, Teen Spa Day, Valentine Pajama Storytime, Lego Party.
- January 2012
- Acoustic Cafe, New Children's Librarian, Miss Letty Joins the Staff, Macchu Picchu, Kindle and Nook Show and Tell,
- December 2011
- Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Silent Auction, Children's Librarians Mary Beth and Joan Retire, Holiday Storytimes, PAWS to Read.
- November 2011
- Library eBooks now available for Kindles, Wreaths Around the Wadleigh Silent Auction, Book Groups, Story Times, and more.
- October 2011
- New knitting group, Acoustic Cafe Season opens, Civil War lecture, Halloween Activities.
- September 2011
- September Project events for all ages
- August 2011
- More Summer Reading for children and teens, August Tri-Town Book Group, news of Van Delivery service cut to 3 days a week.
- July 2011
- Summer Reading program information, Tri-Town Book Group, summer hours
- Summer Reading Program 2011
- Summer Reading Program information and events for children and teens!
- June 2011
- summer hours, Summer Reading preview, Islam program, book clubs, anime club, writing, Wii, storytimes, magic show
- May 2011
- Book Clubs, AARP property tax aide, Gardening, Motorcycling, Anime, Writing, Volunteering, Wii, Music, Storytime, Paws to Read
- April 2011
- "patron appreciation", AARP, Tax, "Acoustic Cafe", TooBlue, Gardening, Writing, Volunteering, Wii, Pajama, Legos, "Paws to Read"
- March 2011
- "Acoustic Cafe", "Triple Spiral", expansion, renovation, storytimes, "Paws to Read", "Teen Volunteering, Financial Aid, Islam, Gardening, "Mobile Catalog", "AARP Taxes", "computer classes", "wii gaming"
- February 2011
- "Acoustic Cafe", "Gloucester Hornpipe & Clog Society", AARP Tax Assistance, Lyme, "Book Crush Party", Wii, Legos, "Paws to Read" "Story Time"
- January 2011
- "Acoustic Cafe", "Bread and Bones", "Paws to Read", Legos, Writing, Animanga, "Book Clubs", "Steampunk t-shirts", "Study Time", "AARP Tax Assistance", "wii wednesdays".
- December 2010
- Steve Blunt, chocolate raffle, nook, henna picture frames, wii wednesdays, bingo, pajama, gingerbread houses, catalog search
- November 2010
- Cold Case, Acoustic Cafe, Wii Gaming, Chocolate Lovers Raffle, Nook, Paws to Read, Steve Blunt, Credo Reference
- October 2010
- Acoustic Cafe, Learning Express, Legos, Cirque du Freak Party, PAWS to Read, Ghost Lady, Song Writing, Wii Battle of Bands
- September 2010
- Iraq War Program, Researching Your Ancestors, Lorna Barrett author signing, Geek Chic Jewelry, Fall Story Times, Reference USA, Book Clubs, PAWS to Read
- August 2010
- Summer Reading Programs, MarioKart, Legos, Kindermusik, Downloadable Audiobooks & eBooks, Emperors New Clothes, Hunger Games, NoveList, Museums, Tri-Town Book Club
- July 2010
- Summer Reading Programs, Magician, Mime, Wildlife Encounters, Wii MarioKart & Band Hero, Quilt museum, Art Classes, Big Truck Day, Tri Town Book Club, Spotlight on Technology, Auto Repair Reference Center, water games, Lego Block Party, family bingo, Toe Jam puppet band.
- June 2010
- Summer Reading Programs, Tri Town Book Series, Pajama Story Times, Wildlife Encounters Creepy Crawly Creatures, MarioKart Tournament, Twilight Eclipse, Life After High School, Children's Museum of NH, Flip Flop T-shirts, Red, White & Blue Party
- May 2010
- Children's Room Fund Raiser, It's Not about the Hike, Teens: Make your own Salsa, Yoga, Paws to Read, Grow Green Raffle, Pickety Place, Byki
- April 2010
- Wash Your Fines Away, Travel Program Tanzanian Safari, Home Composting, Patron Appreciation Day, School Vacation Programs, Dance Dance your fines away, Acoustic Cafe, Paws to Read
- March 2010
- Big Read To Kill a Mockingbird, Envisionware software providing PC reservations and print mgmt, tax assistance, Travel program Norwegian Coastal Voyage, Pairing Tea and Chocolate, Paws to Read, Acoustic Cafe
- February 2010
- School Vacation Programs, Travel Series to Alaska & Yukon, Preserving Memories, Facebook Program, Olympian's Party, AARP Tax Aide
- January 2010
- Programming for Adults, Children and Young Adults. News about Architectural Contest.
- December 2009
- Adult, Young Adult and Children's programs scheduled for the month of December. Hours we will be closed over the holidays and Friends of the Library program.
- November 2009
- Adult, Young Adult and Children's programs scheduled for the month of November. Hours we will be closed over Thanksgiving.
Wadleigh Memorial Library
49 Nashua Street
Milford, New Hampshire 03055