Friends Annual Meeting and Allagash Program
Please join the Friends of the Jackson Public Library as they host Tim Caverly and his presentation Allagash Tails and Tales on Tuesday April 15th, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Jackson Public Library, located at 52 Main Street in Jackson, NH. This program will be followed by a short annual meeting of the Friends…
April Library newsletter now available
Find the latest Library newsletter on the home page under Quick Links. Think Spring!
NEW – IndieFlix movie streaming service!
Indieflix is a website that offers movie streaming of independent films. The Friends of the Jackson Public Library have paid for our first year’s membership in conjunction with our partners in the Northern New Hampshire Library Coop (Madison and Tamworth.) Use this link to sign up for your account https://www.rbdigital.com/northernnewhampshirelibcoop/service/indieflix You’ll need to click “create…
Website scavenger hunt winner
Congratulations to the winner of our “Get Familiar With the New Website by Completing a Scavenger Hunt Contest” Trish Ashworth! She gets a weekend in Boston and tickets to see the Celtics at the end of the month. Please bookmark the website and check for updated information often.
Site upgrade imminent
Hello Jackson! Your friendly Library Webmaster here to say that the cancellation of tonight’s Gardening program has got me thinking about how to improve the Library’s calendar. I know it has not been behaving lately so I am going to spend the next hour or so working on it. If things are looking strange, that…
Tomorrow's Garden program POSTPONED due to weather
The gardening series program scheduled for March 12th (Seed Starting and Saving with UNH Extention presenter Olivia Saunders has been rescheduled for April 9th. The Roundtable discussion will be pushed to the following week on April 16th.
Great YA Reads for Teens and Adults
The YA section has some excellent new books in a variety of genres. Check the the reviews of the books listed below, and try one yourself. Dystopian Fiction: Unwind by Neal Schusterman YA F SCH A gripping and thought provoking thriller that will keep you turning the pages. “Set in the future, the second civil…
Kids, are you looking for book recommendations? Parents, do you need a suggestion for your child? Meredith Piotrow, our Children’s Librarian, would love to help you find just the book you are looking for. Stop in and ask her for some ideas. Other events not to miss at the library include: Storytimes for babies/toddlers/preschoolers on…
Catch some Fire!
We are eager to continue using our new Movie License to show films at the Library using our large screen. While the licensing agreement does not permit us to name specific titles in promotional materials, we can give you some good clues about the upcoming showing on Saturday March 15th. This PG-13 rated movie is…
Welcome to the new Library website
The Jackson Public library has a new website! On Friday, Feb. 21 stop by the library, chat with us, meet the developer and get started searching for everything related to the library. As an added incentive to get you started on our new site, enter our scavenger hunt (link opens a new page) for a…