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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Summer Reading Fun!

Here’s what we were up to this summer!  Thanks to all the Friends, Families, and Volunteers who helped make the Summer Reading Olympics a success!

Summer Reading Program 2016

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“Pub” Trivia Summer Series starts Tuesday, August 2.

It’s Trivia time!
Come with a team of 4, or as an individual!

Light refreshments available, and prizes for the weekly winners.

This round of Trivia starts Tuesday, August 2 at 6:30 pm and will run for five weeks:

August 2

August 9

August 16

August 24

August 30

Co-hosted with the Recreation Department.

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