Bookends!

Hey Bookends!

Bookends

It’s time to meet!

If you are in grades 4-6 and like to read and discuss books, the Bookends might be for you!

We are now reading Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo.

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We will meet to discuss the book on Saturday, June 25 at 10 am.

Maximum participation: 12

Come to the library to sign up and pick up your copy of the book (to keep!) and discussion questions.

Thanks to the Friends of the Library for providing the books!

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Friends of the Library Plant Sale

Saturday, June 11, 9 am – 2 pm.

Rain or Shine

Many perennials, shade plants, vegetable starts, and more!

Supports the Friends of the Canaan Town Library.bee balm hosta-47442_960_720 Phlox_Paniculata

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(Not So) Elementary, My Dear Watson: The Popularity of Sherlock Holmes

Saturday, May 21

1:00 pm

The recent spate of Sherlock Holmes movies, television shows, and literary adaptations indicate the Great Detective is alive and well in the 21st century. Why is Sherlock Holmes so popular?
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Plymouth State University Professor, Ann McClellan’s presentation explores the origins of Arthur Conan Doyle’s famous detective and tracks his incarnations in literature, film, advertising, and modern media in order to crack the case of the most popular detective.

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This program supported by the NH Humanities Council.

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