Trustees Meeting
The Board of Library Trustees will hold their regular monthly meeting on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Library.  The Trustees will enter into a non-public session beginning at 8 p.m. under RSA 91-A:5 IV (personnel). They will also hold a non-public session on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., under RSA 91-A:5 IV.

*Times are approximate and are subject to change.

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Upcoming Events

May is Food Donation and Fine Forgiveness Month
Library patrons are encouraged (but not obligated) to "pay" their overdue fines by bringing in non-perishable food to the library. The food will be collected by the library staff and given to the Sandown Food Pantry.
Thank you!

*Sandown Public Library will forgive up to $15 per account. Donations for the food pantry are encouraged.
**Please remember to double check expiration dates.

Parade of Baskets Raffle
Drawing Following the Ice Cream Jubilee in June!

Bird Basket

Coffee and Chocolate Basket

Chocolate Basket

Dog Basket

Garden Basket

Ice Cream Sunday Basket

Kids Beach Basket

Lottery Basket

Movie Basket

Spa Basket

Summer Fun Basket

Wine Basket

Enter as many times as you want, for as many baskets (12 baskets total!) as you want!
Raffle tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.
Good luck!

*Baskets donated by the Friends of the Sandown Public Library, Sandown Garden Club, Zorvino Vineyards. Proceeds to benefit the Friends of the Sandown Public Library.

Community Cookbook on Sale Now! $10.00
Pre-Wrapped and Filled with Recipes from Sandown Friends and Neighbors

Back by popular demand, the Friends have reprinted their bestselling community cookbook! Here's your chance to buy a copy for only $10.00. Now available at the Library! Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Sandown Public Library.

Sandown Garden Club Books
A big thanks to the Sandown Garden Club for their generous book donation. Come check them out!

Preschool Story Hour and Tales for Tots with Miss Tricia!
Join Miss Tricia for preschool story hour fun on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m., and for Tales for Tots on Tuesdays, at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Not just books in the Children's Room
Lucas Crowe is all set to build with Legos!

Tuesday Night is Cribbage Night at the Library
Join us on the Second and Fourth Tuesdays at 6:00 p.m.!
Everyone is invited to join the fun!

Caught Reading!
Books & Bites Book Group members caught reading in the library. The selection for May is The Roots of the Olive Tree by Courtney Miller Santo. It's not too late to check out the book and join the discussion on Tuesday, May 17th at 6:30 p.m. Copies of the book are available at the library.

December is Adopt-A-Book Month at the Library! Purchase one of the selected titles for the library and your family nameplate is inserted in the book.

Caught Reading!
 Library Volunteer Louise Stanley shows Friends of the Library Past President Sue Dupouy the newspaper project that she works on every week.  A big thank you to our library volunteers and our Friends' group for their great support!

Cake Pans to Borrow!
What a Fun Birthday Cake for all your Disney Fans!
Over 60 cake pans are available to borrow from the Library. Come check out all the designs.

Shared Lending Service - Easy Access, Shared Lending, More Resources!
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