Philip Read Memorial Library

Friday Art

Spend a relaxing Friday afternoon crafting with Patti Warren and Gael Clauson.

Patti and Gael will lead "Piece by Piece," a collage workshop.Friday, June 9, 1:30 - 4 pm at Philip Read Memorial Library.

Japanese Calligraphy Workshop Ginger Armstrong

Ginger Armstrong began studying Japanese Calligraphy over ten years ago in Vermont with a woman from Hokkaido, Japan. Later she moved to Japan, where she furthered her studies with two teachers. Her final teacher, Ooba Sensei, taught in the Chinese tradition and presented calligraphy as an expression of spirit and not just form. He also stressed the carving history of calligraphy which gives it its great strength and movement.

Friday, March 24 at 2 pm

Limited to 10 participants.  

Covered Bridges of Plainfield

Join Kim as she presents a detailed history of the Meriden Bridge, an overview of the four Cornish bridges, and shares information on the area covered bridges that have been lost to time. Following the program, Kim will be available to sign copies of Covered Bridges of New Hampshire.

Perspectives Book Group - The Humans Facilitated by Alice Fogel

As part of New Hampshire Humanities' Perspectives Book Groups, we're reading "The Humans," by Matt Haig. The bestselling, award-winning author of The Midnight Library offers his funniest, most devastating dark comedy yet, a “silly, sad, suspenseful, and soulful” (Philadelphia Inquirer) novel that’s “full of heart” (Entertainment Weekly).


Wednesday, March 15, 6:30 PM PRML

Anyone is welcome to join the discussion. Complimentary books from NH Humanities are available for pick up at the libraries.