Weeks Public Library

Weeks Public Library

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  PO Box 430  Greenland, NH 03840
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   Our Most Recent DVDs:

Barefoot
A Touch of Sin
Ride Along
Philomena
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Murp: the Protector
August Osage County
Believe: Justin Beiber
The Great Beauty
Great Classic Films Collection: Katharine Hepburn
Grudge Match
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones
Anchorman 2: The legend continues
Here Comes the Devil
Contracted
At Middleton
47 Ronin
Kill Your Darlings
Scooby-Doo!: WrestleMania Mystery
The Pirate Fairy
Alpha and Omega 3: The Great Wolf Games
The Wolf of Wall Street
Reasonable Doubt
Odd Thomas: The Mummy
Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom
Delivery Man
The Broken Circle Breakdown
American Hustle
Saving Mr. Banks
Frozen
The Patience Stone
In Fear
Enemies Closer
Homefront
Inside Llewyn Davis
Barbie: The Pearl Princess
The Book Thief
Out of the Furnace
The Last Days of Mars
Girl Rising
Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration
Catching Fire
On the Job
You Will Be My Son
Muscle Shoals
12 Years a Slave
Cold Comes the Night
The Grandmaster: IP Man
Hours
Mr. Nobody
Nebraska
Oldboy
Pulling Strings
Twice Born
Spinning Plates
StreetDance2
Joe Bonamassa: Tour de Force: Live in London, Royal Albert Hall Concert
Gravity
Thor: The Dark World
Mr. Nobody
Afternoon Delight
Sherlock : Season 3
Diana
How I Live Now
Austenland
Ender's Game
All is Lost
Grace Unplugged
The Counselor
Dallas Buyers Club
About Time
Baggage Claim
Escape Plan
Romeo + Juliet
The White Queen
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete
Free Birds
The Fifth Estate
Downton Abbey:  Season 4
Bonnie & Clyde
Rush
Big Sur
Last Vegas
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
Blue Caprice
Cafe de Flore
A.C.O.D.: The Adult Children of Divorce
Bad Grandpa
Captain Phillips
Blue Jasmine
I'm in Love with a Church Girl
Short Term 12
Blue Jasmine
In a World
Machete Kills
Plus One
We Are What We Are
Instructions Not Included
The Starving Games
A Single Shot
More Than Honey
The Butler
The Spectacular Now
You're Next
Enough Said
Riddick
Carrie (remake)
The Jungle Book: The Treasure of Cold Lair
Khumba
Closed Circuit
Sightseers
Thanks for Sharing
CBGB
Don Jon
Runner Runner
Getaway
Still Moving: Pilobolus at Forty
Caesar Must Die
Insidious Chapter 2
Ain't Them Bodies Saints
The Angels' Share
The Lone Ranger
Percy Jackson: Sea Monsters
Prisoners
The Family
Elysium
Battle of the Year
The Grandmaster
Kick-Ass 2
Angels Sing
One Direction: This is Us
Fast & Furious 6
Drinking Buddies
Red Obsession
Despicable Me 2
The Wolverine
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
Jobs
Bad Santa
The Smurfs 2
Red 2
Barbara
The World's End
2 Guns
Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus
IP Man: The Final Fight
The To Do List
Frances Ha
Thomas & Friends: Santa's Little Engine
Thomas & Friends: A Very Thomas Christmas
We're the Millers
Paranoia
Planes
Lovelace
Renoir
Blackfish
The Attack
Prince Avalanche
Buster Keaton Collection
Peter Rabbit Christmas Tale
Man of Steel
Turbo
Alfred Hitchcock: The Legend Begins: 20 Movie Classics
Grown Ups 2
White House Down
Free Samples
Girl Most Likely
Parkland
R.I.P.D.
Dead in Tombstone
I Give It A Year
Barbie and Her Sisters in a Pony Tale
Monsters University
The Way, Way Back
Only God Forgives
The Internship
The Conjuring
Before Midnight
Stuck in Love
The Heat
Pacific Rim
Peeples
After Earth
The Frozen Ground
A Hijacking
Home Run
Maniac
The Frozen Ground
Something in the Air
Much Ado About Nothing
Europa Report
The Purge
My Brother the Devil
Somebody Up There Likes Me
Frankenstein's Army
The Stranger Within
We Steal Secrets
Greetings from Tim Buckley
Hangover Part III


Online Services
Downloadable Books Mango Languages

Device Guide for OverDrive

   
 
 
LearningExpress Library
 
click an icon above to go to the service or
see below for more details on the services
   


Card catalog now online!
 
Card Catalog
Search our card catalog from home or office!


Spring Recess Drop-in Crafts All Week
Monday, April 28 - Friday, May 2
A variety of crafts will be available
all week in the Children's Room.

Classic Movie Night
Monday, April 28
6pm
A Classic, warm and unforgettable film.
1946, Not Rated, 94 minutes
Call for title.
Movie introduction presented by Glenn Bergeron.
Popcorn and soft drinks served.

Afternoon Movie
Wednesday, April 30
1pm
Join us for a recent PG release movie.
Running time 88 minutes.
Call for title.
Popcorn and punch served.

Friends of the Library
Annual Plant Sale, Bake Sale,
and Chili Lunch
Saturday, May 10
9am-1pm
pre-order form for flowering plants
due Tuesday, May 6 for pick-up on Saturday.
Orders received after May 6th are not guaranteed for the May 10 delivery.
Heritage perennials grown in Greenland, baked goodies,
and tasty chili are available on Saturday.
Come support the Friends!!!

Family Story Time
Thursday, May 1
10am
Enjoy new and classic stories,
songs, and a craft.
No registration required.
This session runs through Thursday, June 19
with a special story time on May 15 at 10:30am. See below.

An Evening of New Hampshire
Flavored Music
with balladeer, singer/songwriter Jim Barnes
Tuesday, May 6
6:30pm
Enjoy a spring evening out and hear
original songs that speak of people, places,
and events around the Granite State.
Sponsored by the Propane Gas
Association of New England.

Special Story Time
Seacoast Science Center:
Lobster Visit
Thursday, May 15
10:30am
Come visit with a lobster and learn about his underwater life!

Classic Movie Night
Monday, May 19
6pm
This 1951 classic movie is based on the story
Who Goes There?
Call for title.
Not rated, runs 87 minutes
Movie introduction presented by Glenn Bergeron.
Popcorn and soft drinks served.

Drop-in Craft Week
Monday, May 19-Friday, May 23
A variety of crafts will be available 
all week in the Children's Room

Zentangle Drawing
Tuesday, May 20
6:30pm
Discover the Zentangle method.
It's intuitive, fun, relaxing
and easy to do!
$11 kit fee includes pencils and paper.
Please register and pay in advance
 as space is limited.

Gaming
grades 5 & 6
Wednesday, May 21
2pm
Bring your friends to play board and Wii games.
Snacks provided.

Book Discussion
The Language of Flowers
by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Wednesday, May 21
7pm
"A mesmerizing, moving, and elegantly written debut novel...."
Copies available at the library.

Movie Night
grades 7 & up
Thursday, May 22
5:30pm
Catch up on where X-men left-off!
Popcorn and drinks provided.

Adult Summer Reading Begins
Memorial Day Weekend
Enjoy the unofficial start of summer
and read or listen to a good book!
Record your titles through out the summer to
earn raffle tickets for prizes.
The grand prize is a $50 Ala Carte Gift Card
provided by the Friends.

Library Closed
Memorial Day
Monday, May 26

World War II New Hampshire
Wednesday, May 28
6:30pm
John Gfroerer chronicles how a nation,
a state, and the citizens of New Hampshire
mobilized for war.
This New Hampshire Humanities Council program
is hosted by the Friends.

Red Cross Babysitting Class
Saturdays, June 7 & 14
9:30am-1pm
boys and girls, ages 11-15
Fee is $85, make checks payable to
 American Red Cross.
Must attend both sessions to receive the certificate.
Need 10 to run the class, so register early to
avoid cancellation.

Save the Date!!
The Friends of the Library
Annual Meeting and Potluck Dinner
at the Greenland Congregational Church Parish House
Monday, June 9
6pm
Bring a dish to share, attend a brief meeting,
and enjoy "Library Magic" presented by Rev. Robert Fellows
of Community Congregational Church, an avid
bibliophile and prestidigitator.


Borrow a Kindle for 3 weeks!
Current titles on the Kindles:
The Hit by David Baldacci
Inferno by Dan Brown
Winter of the World by Ken Follett
The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom
And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Steadman
A Kindle Fire is now available for 2 week loan periods, no renewals.
ePub titles from the NH Downloadable Books Service
may be downloaded to the Kindle Fire using your library card and PIN.
Call to check on availability

New Museum Passes Available!
Plan now for Spring Recess Week:
Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA
sponsored by the Greenland Women's Club
Boston Children's Museum is also new this year
and sponsored by the Friends


Online Services
Downloadable Books NH Downloadable
Audiobooks & eBooks
  
Please note when you go to the Amazon site or --free OverDrive software
utilize Adobe Digital Editions --Adobe Digital Editions 
 the library's customary privacy protections --NH Downloadable Books Blog  
no longer apply. --Audiobook help
   --eBook help
  --Device Guide
  --Recent Purchases
Use your library card number and PIN. 
Look for Advantage titles, available only to
Weeks Public Library patrons.
Be sure to "Sign In" before you begin your search.

Mango Languages Online Foreign Language
Learning System
Free iPhone App 
  now available!
   
Use the library code with your library card number to create accounts.
   
LearningExpress Library  
Learning Express Library
Test Prep, Learning Center 
& Computer Skills Tutorials
 
Use the library code with your library card number to create accounts.

Heritage Quest
Genealogical 
and Historical
Resources
   
For Greenland residents only. Call for the user id and password.

Ancestry, Library Edition
Genealogical Database
  
in-library use only
 

Universal Class
featuring
Business and Financial
  Classes
Use the library code with your library card number to create accounts.
    
Online Newsstand
quick access to popular
EBSCO magazine articles
   
Use the library's EBSCO User ID and Password to view articles. 
  
Freegal Music Service
Download 3 songs per week
provided by the Weeks Library
and the Friends
  Instructions
Use your library card number and PIN. 
Android and Apple Apps available!
App for Kindle Fire at SlideMe
Now includes MTV type music videos
from the music video collection of
Sony Music Entertainment


Cut the Carbon Kits
Save on your electric bill 
and reduce your carbon footprint.
Kits check out for 2 weeks.
Each kit contains a Kill-a-Watt meter, usage instructions, 
an energy saving brochure, a bookmark and a survey.
Kits provided by nhsaves, a partnership of NH electric utility companies.

The Friends  fundraising opportunity:
shop online through Charity Blast
A great way to support the Friends without additional costs to you!

Summer Fun & Jason's Run


Library Hours: Monday-Thursday 10am-8pm
Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 9am-1pm
(Phone) 603-436-8548     (Fax) 603-427-0913
Also find our programs on NH365.org

Library closings due to inclement weather will be listed 
on WMUR Channel 9 at 15 and 45 minutes past the hour. 
Closing notices can also be found on their website www.wmur.com
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F 10am-5pm
Sat 9am-1pm

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Family 
Story Time
Thursdays at 10am
This session
runs through
April 10.

Play Cribbage
Mondays at
  5pm

Friday Morning Group
For Adults
Fridays at 11am

Join the Friends of the Library  2014
membership
fundraising
next meeting
Monday
May 12
6:30pm

Trustees Minutes
Meetings
Tuesday
May 13
4:30pm
agenda

2013 Annual Report
2012 Annual Report
2011 Annual Report
2010 Annual Report
2009 Annual Report
2008 Annual Report

Staff

Pictures! from Greenland History
 

 

Last Edited:  April 23, 2014             Email us at weekspl@comcast.net