Local Author Dan Heyduk
Tuesday, April 7
In April, we welcome local author and historian Dan Heyduk! Dan will be discussing his new book Meredith Chronicles: Passing Time at Lake Winnipesaukee which features chapters from Meredith's history. He will talk about his book and how he used genealogy to research it. Copies will be available to purchase which Dan will be happy to sign. Read more of Dan's historical writing in the Meredith News column Passing Time.
Thursday, April 23
Catherine Dougherty, a New Hampshire native, is a fiction author and a former newspaper reporter, columnist, photographer, and Real Estate/Business Broker.
Her debut novel In Polyester Pajamas was published in June 2012 and won the NH Writers’ Project 2013/2014 Readers’ Choice Award for outstanding work of fiction. Her second novel in Woolen Bikinis was published in 2013, and her third novel will be released in 2015.
Catherine will be here to discuss her book and will be selling and signing copies after the presentation.
Part of our Library Week Celebration!
Please help support our Friends of the Library group. When you want to shop at Amazon.com, go to smile.amazon.com instead. It is exactly the same as Amazon. The first time it will ask you what charity you wish to sign up for. Search for Friends of the Meredith Library and choose it. Then go shopping. 0.5% of your purchase will go the Friends with no extra cost to you! Talk about an easy fundraiser.
Remember to use smile.amazon.com every time. Amazon won't always remind you. You can even install a shortcut on your Firefox browser!
Civil Liberties Versus
Tuesday, April 7
As the federal government continues to address new national security issues in the wake of September 11, 2001, the uneasy balance between security and civil liberties is receiving renewed attention. Richard Hesse considers the trade-offs and considerations facing citizens and non-citizens alike.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the NH Humanities Council.
Meets the second Tuesday of each month at 10:00AM. Different topics are discussed each month with time for questions. Open to all experience levels.
eMagazines now available from the library's Overdrive site.
Here is a convenient brochure to walk you through it.
Take A Hike!
Maps to local trails:
Meredith Community Forest
Hamlin-Eames-Smyth Recreation and Conservation Area
Page Pond & Forest
Meredith Village Pathways
Belknap Range and Mt. Major