Vol. 3: No. 11| March 12, 2021
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Your Weekly News & Updates: March 13 - 19
Library Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday, Thursday: 12 - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm
Sunday: CLOSED
Don't forget to Spring Ahead this Sunday!
Coming Soon!
NH Humanities To Go Presents
Jennie Powers: The Woman Who Dares
Monday, March 22
ONLINE EVENT. Jennie Powers was a humane society agent in Keene from 1903-1936, and was one of the first humane society agents to become a deputy sheriff in New Hampshire.

Jennie was known across the country as "The Woman Who Dares" having arrested more men than any other woman in America.

Join us for a discussion on this fascinating icon of New Hampshire history, made possible from a grant by New Hampshire Humanities.

Registration required. Click on the button at left for more information and/or to register.
Spice Club for March: CUMIN
Pick up your Spice Club Kit for March featuring Cumin.

Click on the button at left to reserve your kit, or visit the Circulation Desk to pick up a kit while supplies last.

Each kit features:
  • a small sample of the spice,
  • a brief history of the spice, and
  • a link to a curated list from our library databases featuring recipes that use the spice.

ONLINE EVENT. Register for our March 31 Spice Club Chat Group by clicking on the button at left.
Monthly Book Raffle: Enter to Win!
Signed copy of:
Where the Crawdads Sing
by Delia Owens
Through Friday, April 2
Enter your name for a chance to win a signed copy of Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens!

The book raffles are now held monthly. Enter once a day all month long!

How to enter:
  • Visit the library and complete a raffle ticket.
  • Email Adult Services Librarian Amy Friedman by clicking the button below and request she enter your name. Please include your name and phone number.

Only one entry per person per day. Enter your name every day for more chances to win!

Click on the book image for the Goodreads description.
Now Available: Nashua Telegraph Sunday Edition
The Sunday edition of the Nashua Telegraph is now available with your library card!

Browse the full color edition of the latest issue by clicking on the button below and following the links.

You will need your 14-digit library card number.
Museums Have Begun to Re-open!
The Rodgers Library has passes to local museums in NH and MA that allow the user to visit for free or at a discount.

In celebration of museums' re-opening, play the "Museum Pass Word Search" and learn of some of the passes we offer to our patrons, completely free of charge.

Call us at 603-886-6030 for more information and/or to reserve your pass, or explore our museum pass portal here.
Events March 13 - 19
Get Fit With Your Library
Fall Prevention & Range of Motion
ο»ΏSaturday, March 13
ONLINE EVENT. Join Fitness Instructor Jess Salman for a weekly virtual movement class!
Saturdays at 11am in March 2021!

This Week: Range of Motion & Fall Prevention
Next week, March 20: Senior Aerobics & Strength

Registration required. Click on the button below for more information and/or to register.
Lunch Break Stress Relief!
Animal Crossing
Tuesdays and Thursdays
ONLINE EVENT. Play Animal Crossing with us! Beginners and experienced players are welcome to join us for a break from stress and real life!

Sign up as often as you like!

Registration required. Click on the button at right for more information and/or to register.
Afternoon Book Discussion
The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine Who Outwitted America's Enemies
by Jason Fagone
Tuesday, March 16, 1:30pm
ONLINE EVENT. Jason Fagone chronicles the life of Elizebeth Smith who played an integral role in our nation's history for forty years. After World War I, Smith used her talents to catch gangsters and smugglers during Prohibition, then accepted a covert mission to discover and expose Nazi spy rings that were spreading like wildfire across South America, advancing ever closer to the United States. 

Join us to discuss one of the greatest codebreakers that ever lived.

Registration required. Click on the button below to register.
Friends of the Library
Friends of the Library Meeting
Tuesday, March 16, 7pm
Join us for the regularly scheduled meeting of the Friends of the Library.

Registration required. Click on the button below to register.
Online Games
Wednesday, March 17
Play Scattergories and win prizes!

Play the online version of the popular board game. Click on the button below for more information.

Registration required. Click on the button below to register.
Thursday, March 18
ONLINE EVENT. The Geopolitics Class focuses on current world geopolitical events using information from multiple U.S. and world internet sources. Join us for some learning and informative discussions!

Registration required. Click on the button below for more information and/or to register.
What To Watch?
Thursday, March 18
ONLINE EVENT. Looking for some ideas of what to watch next? Share some of your favorite movies and series, hear from others about theirs.

Registration required to receive a link to the event. Please register by clicking on the button below.
Children's Events
Click on the button below for a listing of all Children's Events!
Need something for kids to do while at home? Click the button to view all our virtual kids' events! These include:
  • Storytimes!
  • Snack Attack!
  • Book Clubs!
  • Pokemon Club!
  • Writing workshops!
  • ...and so much more!
Tween/Teen Events
Every Friday
Play "Among Us"
Friday, March 12
ONLINE EVENT. Teens and tweens are invited to join us to play Among Us over Zoom. 

Download the free Among Us app to your device before the event.

Registration Required. Click on the button below for more information and/or to register