Stealing from the Dead – Ideas and Where We Get Them





Wednesday, October 26, 6:30 pm

You don’t need to be an international spy to write a page-turning thriller.  How to put a new twist on an old plot, search newspapers, visit courtrooms, learn to discover plots right in your own neighborhood.

Join the Sisters in Crime for a panel discussion and presentation of our award for winning their We Love Libraries Contest!

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Bookends Meet!


Join our book club!

Who is it for?  

Kids in grades 4-6/who can read and discuss

Maximum participation: 12

What is it?

A book club for kids in the middle grades who are interested in reading and discussing GOOD BOOKS!

What are we reading?

Our October is Doll Bones by Holly Black

Where & When is the meeting?

Saturday, October 15, 2016, 10:00 am @ the library

BOOKEND club participants will receive their OWN copy (to keep!) of the book club selection, a bookmark, and discussion questions.

Pick up your copy TODAY at Canaan Town Library!

Supported by The Friends of Canaan Town Library

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Summer Art Raffle Last Chance!

The library is happy to announce a summer art raffle.  Thanks to local artist and Library Trustee Kathleen Peters, we have two framed pastels to offer.  Tickets are 1 for $4.00 and 3 for $10.00.  The drawings to be held on Saturday, August 27.

Kathleen H. Peters is a Canaan resident and has been working as an artist for the last 10 years.  She is currently a juried member of the League of NH Craftsmen where she sells her artwork and teaches classes.  More of Kathleen’s work can be seen at  She can be contacted via email ( or by phone 603-523-7563.

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