Weeks Public Library

Weeks Public Library

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  PO Box 430  Greenland, NH 03840
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   Our Most Recent DVDs:

Blue Ruin
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
Cesar Chavez
Dom Hemingway
Heaven is for Real
Sabotage
Transcendence
The Single Mom's Club
Jodorowsky's Dune
Under the Skin
Open Grave
Rio 2
Bad Words
The Raid 2
The Lunchbox
300 : Rise of an Empire
Winter's Tale
Walk of Shame
Blood Ties
The Lego Movie
Life According to Sam
JOE
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Alan Partridge
Tim's Vermeer
The Invisible Woman
Call the Midwife: Season 3
Lone Survivor
World War II New Hampshire
Non-Stop
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Burn
Son of God
Robocop
Sophia Grace & Rosie's Royal Adventure
Gambit
Grand Piano
The Past
Vampire Academy
Endless Love
The Monuments Men
Three Days to Kill
Pompeii
In Secret
Brightest Star
Her
The Best Offer
The Selfish Giant

That Awkward Moment

Stalingrad
I, Frankenstein
After the Dark
Simon and the Oaks
Gone with the Wind
Born on the Fourth of July
Art of the Steal
Still Mine
Veronica Mars
Gimme Shelter
Labor Day
The Legend of Hercules
Barefoot
A Touch of Sin
Ride Along
Philomena
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Murp: the Protector
August Osage County
Believe: Justin Beiber
The Great Beauty
Great Classic Films Collection: Katharine Hepburn
Grudge Match
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones
Anchorman 2: The legend continues
Here Comes the Devil
Contracted
At Middleton
47 Ronin
Kill Your Darlings
Scooby-Doo!: WrestleMania Mystery
The Pirate Fairy
Alpha and Omega 3: The Great Wolf Games
The Wolf of Wall Street
Reasonable Doubt
Odd Thomas: The Mummy
Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom
Delivery Man
The Broken Circle Breakdown
American Hustle
Saving Mr. Banks
Frozen
The Patience Stone
In Fear
Enemies Closer
Homefront
Inside Llewyn Davis
Barbie: The Pearl Princess
The Book Thief
Out of the Furnace
The Last Days of Mars
Girl Rising
Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration
Catching Fire
On the Job
You Will Be My Son
Muscle Shoals
12 Years a Slave
Cold Comes the Night
The Grandmaster: IP Man
Hours
Mr. Nobody
Nebraska
Oldboy
Pulling Strings
Twice Born
Spinning Plates
StreetDance2
Joe Bonamassa: Tour de Force: Live in London, Royal Albert Hall Concert
Gravity
Thor: The Dark World
Mr. Nobody
Afternoon Delight
Sherlock : Season 3
Diana
How I Live Now
Austenland
Ender's Game
All is Lost
Grace Unplugged
The Counselor
Dallas Buyers Club
About Time
Baggage Claim
Escape Plan
Romeo + Juliet
The White Queen
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete
Free Birds
The Fifth Estate
Downton Abbey:  Season 4
Bonnie & Clyde
Rush
Big Sur
Last Vegas
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
Blue Caprice
Cafe de Flore
A.C.O.D.: The Adult Children of Divorce
Bad Grandpa
Captain Phillips
Blue Jasmine
I'm in Love with a Church Girl
Short Term 12
Blue Jasmine
In a World
Machete Kills
Plus One
We Are What We Are
Instructions Not Included
The Starving Games
A Single Shot
More Than Honey
The Butler
The Spectacular Now
You're Next
Enough Said
Riddick
Carrie (remake)
The Jungle Book: The Treasure of Cold Lair
Khumba
Closed Circuit
Sightseers
Thanks for Sharing
CBGB
Don Jon
Runner Runner
Getaway
Still Moving: Pilobolus at Forty
Caesar Must Die
Insidious Chapter 2
Ain't Them Bodies Saints
The Angels' Share
The Lone Ranger
Percy Jackson: Sea Monsters
Prisoners
The Family
Elysium
Battle of the Year
The Grandmaster
Kick-Ass 2
Angels Sing
One Direction: This is Us
Fast & Furious 6
Drinking Buddies
Red Obsession
Despicable Me 2
The Wolverine
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
Jobs
Bad Santa
The Smurfs 2
Red 2
Barbara
The World's End
2 Guns
Crystal Fairy & the Magical Cactus
IP Man: The Final Fight
The To Do List
Frances Ha
Thomas & Friends: Santa's Little Engine
Thomas & Friends: A Very Thomas Christmas
We're the Millers
Paranoia
Planes
Lovelace
Renoir
Blackfish
The Attack
Prince Avalanche
Buster Keaton Collection
Peter Rabbit Christmas Tale
Man of Steel
Turbo
Alfred Hitchcock: The Legend Begins: 20 Movie Classics
Grown Ups 2
White House Down
Free Samples
Girl Most Likely
Parkland
R.I.P.D.
Dead in Tombstone
I Give It A Year
Barbie and Her Sisters in a Pony Tale
Monsters University
The Way, Way Back
Only God Forgives
The Internship
The Conjuring
Before Midnight
Stuck in Love
The Heat
Pacific Rim
Peeples
After Earth
The Frozen Ground
A Hijacking
Home Run
Maniac
The Frozen Ground
Something in the Air
Much Ado About Nothing
Europa Report
The Purge
My Brother the Devil
Somebody Up There Likes Me
Frankenstein's Army
The Stranger Within
We Steal Secrets
Greetings from Tim Buckley
Hangover Part III


2014 Summer Reading Calendar

Online Services
Downloadable Books Mango Languages

Device Guide for OverDrive

   
 
 
 
click an icon above to go to the service or
see below for more details on the services
   


Card catalog now online!
 
Card Catalog
Search our card catalog from home or office!


Adult Summer Reading
Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend
Record your titles through out the summer to
earn raffle tickets for the $50 Portsmouth A La Carte gift card
provided by the Friends.
New this year, adults reading to their child/children as part of 
the Read-To-Me program may receive a raffle ticket for
every 15 books read. Stop at the Circ Desk.


Classic Movie Night
Monday, July 28
6pm
The famous comedic brothers ruin an 
elaborate opera.
1935, Not Rated, Run time 96 minutes
Popcorn and soft drinks served.

Fizz Boom Read
Grades K - 4
Sea Stars and Their Cousins
Tuesday, July 29
6:30pm
How do sea stars eat and survive?
Learn about these interesting
spiny-skinned sea creatures
through a slide presentation and
hands-on activities.
Presented by the UNH Marine Docents

Fizz Boom Read
5th and 6th Graders
Sci-Fi Movie & Craft
Wednesday, July 30
6pm
Watch a funny sci-fi movie, enjoy snacks,
and make your own slime!

Family Story Time
Thursday, July 31
10am
Join us for stories, a craft and fun!
All ages welcome, no registration required.

Spark a Reaction
Grades 7 and up
Craft & Snack Night
Thursday, July 31
6:30pm
Bring your own t-shirt or other item
of clothing and make your own Sharpie Tie Dye Creation!
Treats served!

Drop-in Craft Week
Monday, August 4 - Friday, August 8
A variety of crafts will be available
for children in the Children's Room

National Night Out
Help Build a Stronger, Safer Community
Hosted by the Greenland Police Department
at the Greenland Town Offices parking lot
Tuesday, August 5
5-8pm
A night of fun, food, and games!
Sponsored by Target, Holloway Automotive and
the Greenland Police

Family Story Time
Thursday, August 7
10am
Join us for stories, a craft and fun!
All ages welcome, no registration required.

Fizz Boom Read
Grades K - 4
Slimy, Smelly, and Gross
Tuesday, August 12
11am and repeated at 6:30pm
Make your own soda, and all kinds
of gooey and slimy things!

Ronald McDonald
"Reading is Wow" Show
Wednesday, August 13
11am
Special journey filled with magic, music,
audience participation and Ronald McDonald fun!

Fizz Boom Read
5th and 6th Graders
Superhero Night
Wednesday, August 13
6pm
Bring friends to watch a superhero movie and
get your picture taken in the superhero photo booth!

Family Story Time
Thursday, August 14
10am
Join us for stories, a craft and fun!
All ages welcome, no registration required.
This is the last day for this session.
Next session begins Thursday, September 25.

Spark a Reaction
Grades 7 and up
Dystopian Movie
Thursday, August 14
5:30pm
Rated PG-13.
Running time 139 minutes
Watch the movie and discover your faction!
Pizza, popcorn, and soft drinks served.

Classic Movie Night
Monday, August 18
6pm
A giant love struck simian and a beautiful starlet!
A 1933 Classic on the Library's big screen!
Not Rated, Run time 104 minutes
Popcorn and soft drinks served.

Magic Show
with BJ Hickman
Wednesday, August 20
6:30pm
Magician BJ Hickman will entertain 
with comedy magic, dazzling deceptions, 
and mind reading miracles. 
All ages are welcome to enjoy a magic show at the library.

Book Discussion
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void
by Mary Roach
Wednesday, August 20
7pm
Space is a world devoid of the things we need 
to live and thrive: air, gravity, hot showers, 
fresh produce, privacy, beer. 
How much can a person give up? 
How much weirdness can they take? 
What happens to you when you canít walk for a year?
Copies of the book are available at the library.


Borrow a Kindle for 3 weeks!
Purchased titles on the Kindles
A Kindle Fire is now available for 2 week loan periods, no renewals.
ePub titles from the NH Downloadable Books Service
may be downloaded to the Kindle Fire using your library card and PIN.
Call to check on availability


Online Services
Downloadable Books NH Downloadable
Audiobooks & eBooks
  
Please note when you go to the Amazon site or --free OverDrive software
utilize Adobe Digital Editions --Adobe Digital Editions 
 the library's customary privacy protections --NH Downloadable Books Blog  
no longer apply. --Audiobook help
   --eBook help
  --Device Guide
  --Recent Purchases
Use your library card number and PIN. 
Look for Advantage titles, available only to
Weeks Public Library patrons.
Be sure to "Sign In" before you begin your search.

Mango Languages Online Foreign Language
Learning System
Free iPhone App 
  now available!
   
Use the library code with your library card number to create accounts.
   
 
Learning Express Library
Test Prep, Learning Center 
& Computer Skills Tutorials
 Windows 8 tutorial available!
Use the library code with your library card number to create accounts.

Heritage Quest
Genealogical 
and Historical
Resources
   
For Greenland residents only. Call for the user id and password.

Ancestry, Library Edition
Genealogical Database
  
in-library use only
 

Universal Class
featuring
Business and Financial
  Classes
Use the library code with your library card number to create accounts.
    
Online Newsstand
quick access to popular
EBSCO magazine articles
   
Use the library's EBSCO User ID and Password to view articles. 
  
Freegal Music Service
Download 3 songs per week
provided by the Weeks Library
and the Friends
  Instructions
Use your library card number and PIN. 
Android and Apple Apps available!
App for Kindle Fire at SlideMe
Now includes MTV type music videos
from the music video collection of
Sony Music Entertainment


Cut the Carbon Kits
Save on your electric bill 
and reduce your carbon footprint.
Kits check out for 2 weeks.
Each kit contains a Kill-a-Watt meter, usage instructions, 
an energy saving brochure, a bookmark and a survey.
Kits provided by nhsaves, a partnership of NH electric utility companies.

The Friends  fundraising opportunity:
shop online through Charity Blast
A great way to support the Friends without additional costs to you!

Summer Fun & Jason's Run


Library Hours: Monday-Thursday 10am-8pm
Friday 10am-5pm
Saturday 9am-1pm
(Phone) 603-436-8548     (Fax) 603-427-0913
Also find our programs on NH365.org

Library closings due to inclement weather will be listed 
on WMUR Channel 9 at 15 and 45 minutes past the hour. 
Closing notices can also be found on their website www.wmur.com
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F 10am-5pm
Sat 9am-1pm

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Story Time
Thursdays at 10am
Next
session begins
July 10

Play Cribbage
Mondays at
  5pm

Friday Morning Group
For Adults
Fridays at 11am

Join the Friends of the Library  2014
membership
fundraising
Monday
September 8 
6pm

Trustees Minutes
Meetings
Tuesday
August 12
4:30pm
agenda

2013 Annual Report
2012 Annual Report
2011 Annual Report
2010 Annual Report
2009 Annual Report
2008 Annual Report

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Last Edited:  July 28, 2014             Email us at weekspl@comcast.net