NH State Submit-a-thon open to all NH Teens!

Join other students from across New Hampshire at this fun event! Find the encouragement you need to take your next steps toward becoming a published writer! Join your hosts, Taylore Aussiker, English teacher at White Mountain Regional High School, and Alexandria Peary, New Hampshire State Poet Laureate and English professor at Salem State University, along … Read more…

Program: Book Making for the holidays!

Hello Patrons, Welcome to our Fall/ Winter take home program. You are invited to join us at the visual library for a creative bookmaking activity!  We will provide you with supplies to make a folded book and you will turn it into your own creation. Supplies are limited. Use this folded paper format (pictured left) … Read more…

Welcome new Library Director!

We want to give a warm welcome to Lee Shaw, Effingham Library’s new Library Director. Originally from North Carolina, Lee received his master’s in information science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In addition to working as a public librarian in Raleigh, NC and Brooklyn, NY, Lee has worked as a car … Read more…

Event: Cemetery Tour!

On October 24th the Effingham Public Library hosted a cemetery tour at the Center Effingham Baptist Church cemetery. Erik Reading Jones gave a presentation highlighting interesting facts about the families buried there and local history. It was a great event and we thank all who came! Also, a HUGE thank you to the Center Effingham … Read more…