15 Greenwood Avenue

Conway, NH 03818

603-447-5552


conwaypubliclibrary.org



Hours

Mon-Thurs 9 am-8 pm

Fri 9 am-5 pm

Sat 9 am-1 pm


Henney History Hours

Mon-Thurs 9-2 pm

Wed 3-8 pm

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Coming up in June 2024

NH GIVES

Please mark your calendars for the upcoming 24-hours of Giving. This year, the 24-hour donations begin on

June 11th at 5:00 pm & end on June 12th at 5:00 pm.

NH Gives is a 24-hour online fundraising event hosted by the NH Center for Nonprofits. It is the state's largest day of giving, bringing together hundreds of nonprofits and tens of thousands of donors to raise as much money and awareness as possible for the causes served by NH's nonprofit. The event is designed to build community, connect donors to local nonprofits, and generate excitement about the nonprofit. All donations are very much appreciated. Thank you for all your support, this year and the previous years of giving.

Please use the hashtag #NHGives to spread the word.

NH Gives Website


A Rare Saturday Program!

New England Irish Harp Orchestra Concert


1 to 12 Harpists

Saturday, June 15th

 @ 11:30 am



The New England Irish

Harp Orchestra performs traditional Irish dance tunes, slow airs, and songs.

 Members span a wide age range and come from NH & MA. The Orchestra has been performing for nineteen years throughout New England and Ireland. 


The New England Irish Harp Orchestra has been delighting audiences since 2005. A dozen or more harps on one stage is a visual treat, and the Orchestra's performance of traditional Irish tunes and original pieces is sure to delight your senses and fill your heart. NEIHO is first and foremost a musical community, embracing the unique joy of music that comes from playing together. NEIHO members, from their 20s to their 80s share a common hope: to bring to you the same joy we feel through our music.


Everyone is welcome to this amazing concert on Saturday, June 15th at 11:30 am.

For more info - NEIHO event

Click the link for their website

New England Irish Harp Orchestra


The Friends of the Conway Public Library is kindly sponsoring this event. This program is part of the Friends of the Library Program Series.

June's Monthly Meetups

AARP Course

June 7th @ 9:30 am


AARP Courses will be held on the

1st Friday of each month in the Ham Room. June's course is 

6 Pillars of Brain Health. 

Do you want to remain in your home as you age? Learn what smart and cost-effective solutions and modifications may be needed to ensure you can stay safely and happily in the home you love as long as you choose.


Click here for the Course List

Poetry Group

June 6th @ 4 pm


The Poetry Group will meet every 1st Thursday of the month in the Periodical Room from 4:00-5:30 pm. The Poetry/Writer Group is where fellow lovers of poetry are encouraged to come to write & read their poetry or recite poems from their favorite authors. June's theme is the Moon.



For more info go to the

Poetry Group Page

Book Discussion Group

June 17th

4:00 pm in the Periodical Room


Join the Conway Public Library's Book Group from January to November, on every third Monday to discuss the book of the month.

June's book of the month is

Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton. Extra copies will be available behind the front desk.


For more info go to the

Book Discussion Page

The Knitting Guild

June 3rd


On the 1st Monday of the month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm,

The Knitting Guild will meet in the Ham Room.



Bring in your current project and members will share their tips & tricks to get the job done.

All are welcome to join.

Mark your Calendars for These Amazing Storytimes

Pajama Storytime

Monday, June 3rd


6:00 pm in the Children's Room

 

Join Tessa as she reads a bedtime story followed up with a fun craft activity. Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffie, and get cozy.

Pajama Storytime Event



Stuffed Animal Sleepover

After PJ Story Hour, leave your stuffed animal to see what fun they can have while having a sleepover at the library!

Pick your stuffed animal up later in the week & receive a picture journal of their adventure.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover Event


Once Upon A Story Hour

Thursday, June 27th


4:30 pm in the Children's Room

 

Join June's special guest Betsy Ross for an amazing story hour. Come and learn about Independence Day! Who was Betsy Ross?


After the story, everyone is welcome to join Betsy in painting fireworks.



To learn more go to

Once Upon A Story Hour Website

4-H's Summer of Science Fun


Must register for...


4-H's Summer of

Science Fun

Tuesdays,

June 24th- July 30th

from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm


Looking for a way to make your child's summer break fun and educational where your child will engage in hands-on activities that spark curiosity? Explore the natural world through fun activities and games and expand their knowledge of environmental science!

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity!

 Register online here by June 14 to reserve your spot!

Summer Reading Kickoff: Adventure Begins

A Magic Show with Robert Clarke


Wednesday, June 26th

4:00 pm in the library park


Robert will amaze you, make you laugh, and involve the whole crowd in his magic tricks. Be sure to bring your cameras and phones!

All are welcome, under the tent in the library park.


Magic Show Event



Summer Reading Programs Sneak Peak


Mark your calendars for every Wednesday afternoon for great programs at the Conway Public Library. Look for the special newsletter later in the month, detailing all the events.

Fun Meetups Through-out the Month

Open Share:

Poetry, Prose, Music, and Personal Stories


Meetups will be on the

3rd Tuesday of each month

from 6:00 pm -7:30 pm

in the Ham Room.


June 18th


Join us on the third Tuesday of each month to listen and share words, sounds, and stories from our community. Share what speaks to you whether from your own pen or another's. Light refreshments will be available.


"See, Listen, and Be Seen and Heard".


For more info go to the

Open Share Page

Warhammer Alliance


Meetings are held on the 

2nd Thursday &

last Wednesday 

of each month from 5:00-7:00 pm

in the Periodical Room.


June 13th & 26th


Warhammer is more than a game – it’s a hobby and has something for everyone. Whether they like assembling stunning collections, building intricate models, or showing off their creativity through painting, it’s all here!


All experience and interest levels are welcome!


For more info go to the

Warhammer Alliance Page

New Weekly Events for Summer

Yoga in the Park



Saturdays @ 11:30 am


On Saturdays, at 11:30 am,

Yoga in the Park will meet in the library park.

Bring your towel, water bottle, and mat. Donations appreciated.

New Family Summer Storytime


June 24th


On Mondays at 10:30 am, under the tent in the library park (weather permitting) or in the Children's Room, come for stories and activities all summer long. All children and their caregivers are welcome.

Changing Things Up for Summer

To prepare for Summer, the last Tiny Tots Tuesdays storytime will be on June 18th at 10:30 am.

To prepare for Summer, the last Wednesday Wonders storytime will be on June 12th at 10:30 am.

Hours Differ From Normal

On Wednesday,

June 19th, the Library will be closed in observance of Juneteenth.


On the last Friday of each month,

the Library will open at 10:30 am

due to a staff meeting.

We appreciate your patience.

Some Spotlights at the Library!

Bedrock Gardens!

Re-opening up in May


Bedrock Gardens Link

​Bedrock Gardens is a public garden that integrates unusual botanical specimens and unique sculptures into an inspiring landscape journey. This 30-acre site has recently transitioned from a historic farm and private garden to a public oasis of art, horticulture, and inspiration.

  

To borrow a Conway Public Library museum pass, you must have a current Conway Public Library card in good standing. One pass is available per day. Please check out the other museum passes we offer.

Park Passes

Did you know the Conway Public Library has many passes available for anyone who has an active library card? Each pass is different so check out our museum passes and create a fun day. One pass is available per day.

Portland Museum of Art

Children's Museum and Theatre

Squam Lake National Science Center

State Park Museum Pass

Download E-Books & Audio Books
NY Times Free Access
Search Library's Catalog
Wall Street Journal Free Access
Search the North Conway Reporter
Kanopy Free Video Streaming

15 Greenwood Avenue

Conway, NH 03818

603-447-5552



info@conwaypubliclibrary.org

ConwayPublicLibrary.org

Hours:

Mon-Thurs 9 am- 8 pm

Fri 9 am- 5 pm

Sat 9 am- 1 pm

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