The Oscar Foss Memorial Library will be starting an After School Library Club for Barnstead children in grades K- 8. Children in grades K-3 are invited the first Tuesday of each month at 4pm and children in grades 4-8 are invited on the third Tuesday of each month at 4pm. The Afterschool Library Club will …View full post
October 20th at 6:00pm The McGregor Institute of EMS (an affiliate of the Durham Ambulance Corps) is holding an American Heart Association AED course at the Library. The program is free, but there is a $25 materials fee. Participants must pay at the time of registration. Stop by the library to register, cash or check …View full post
Thursday, October 23rd at 6:30pm Tiffany Fuller, MS, of the NH Department of Health and Human Services is joining us for a discussion about breast cancer awareness and the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program. Learn more about this program and the free breast and cervical cancer screening it provides for women who meet certain guidelines.View full post
Friday, October 24th at the Barnstead Town Hall at 7pm. Rubbings, photographs, and slides illustrate the rich variety of gravestones to be found in our own neighborhoods, but they also tell long-forgotten stories of such historical events as the Great Awakening, the Throat Distemper epidemic, and the American Revolution. Find out more about these deeply …View full post
Want to know if a new release is available at your library? While you are at your favorite book store, use the Scan ISBN feature to capture the ISBN and instantly find out if that item is available at the Oscar Foss Memorial Library. Be sure to ask a staff member about this exciting App. …View full post
The NH Astronomical Society has graciously donated a high quality telescope to the library for general use! Steve Rand, a representative of the society, brought the telescope over and taught the staff how to use it. The telescope is available for circulation on a first come, first serve basis. For more information, take a look …View full post
Saturday, October 18th, from 10:00am to 12:30pm
Touch a Truck provides a unique opportunity for children to explore all types of vehicles – fire, police, medical services, construction, military, snow control, and more. Children who visit the library during the event can enter a free raffle for a brand-new, multifunction tablet (the library is open from 9am to noon). This event is hosted by the Oscar Foss Memorial Library and the Barnstead Police Department. Complimentary Pizza and soft drink provided courtesy of Patriot Pizza.