Services Update
Library Resources & Virtual Programs
11/15 - 11/21
Welcome back!

Thank you to our patrons and community for continuing to support a safe and pleasant environment while visiting us! We look forward to continuing to serve you both inside the Library and via curbside services, and we thank you for your patience as we work to gradually reintroduce our services in a safe and responsible manner.

Although we are thrilled to have our members back in the building, remember that we are enforcing new "Pop In & Pick Up" procedures to safeguard the health of our community. All items will continue to be quarantined for at least 72 hours upon return, and overdue fines will continue to be waived until further notice.
Community Book Club
via Zoom

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

November's book: 142 Ostriches by April Davila, available on Hoopla or in print at the Library!

The Library's Community Book Club is open to all! Join our reference librarians and your fellow residents each month for a lively discussion!
Friends of the Library
Holiday Wreath Virtual Auction

In lieu of their Annual Turkey Shoot: Night of Raffles, the Friends of the Library will be sponsoring a Holiday Wreath Virtual Auction.

Wreaths will be displayed in the Library and on the Library's Facebook page. Find your favorites and place a bid starting at 10:00am on Wednesday, November 18th. Virtual bidding will take place on the Library's Facebook page until Tuesday, November 24th, at 9:00pm.
Town of Merrimack
Food Drive

The Library is collecting unexpired canned goods and non-perishable donations to help local pantries provide food and goods for those in need of assistance.

Donations will be collected for the Town of Merrimack Food Drive through Thursday, December 31st.
Title of the Week

Sigh, Gone
by Phuc Tran

"Phuc navigates the push and pull of finding and accepting himself while attempting to meet the rigid expectations set by his immigrant parents. He finds solace and kinship in the wisdom of classic literature and, in the subculture of punk rock, he finds affirmation." 
Resident Fast Facts

The Library has several openings available in our Circulation Department! Positions vary from 6 to 20 hours per week and start at up to $12 per hour. Those interested should submit a resume, cover letter, completed MPL job application, and 3 professional references to Library Director Yvette Couser at

Merrimack Parks & Recreation will host their 4th Annual Turkey Scavenger Hunt next Saturday, November 21st, at 10:00am. For $5, families can compete to win a 17-pound turkey for Thanksgiving!

The Humane Society for Greater Nashua is seeking donations for their Virtual Holiday Auction. All proceeds from this auction benefit pets awaiting adoption.
We're Just a Click Away!

Connect with us via email at and through Facebook and our Ask Us service. The Library will be open, with staff available to answer questions in person and remotely, during the following times:

Monday-Thursday 10am to 2pm & 3pm to 6:30pm
Friday 10am to 2pm & 3pm to 4:30pm
Saturday 9am to 12:30pm

Remember that our Wi-Fi is on 24/7 and that overdue fines will continue to be waived until further notice.
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