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INTERESTED IN DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS???

Interested in setting up a Dungeons and Dragons program?

Let Diane Cassidy know what you think - call her at 522-9735 or email her at diane.cassidy@gafneylibrary.org


DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS POSTER

 
AND THE WINNERS ARE!


WINNERS OF THE 1ST ANNUAL GAFNEY LIBRARY BOOKMARK CONTEST ARE:
LEFT TO RIGHT:  VIOLET BLANNER, ISABELLA PROULX, LOGAN PROULX

 


 
AARP TAX PREP PROGRAM STARTS MONDAY FEBRUARY 5TH
Tax prep for low to moderate income with special attention to those over 60



Tax Aides are available beginning February 5th, Mondays only, from 9:00am to 4:00pm through April16th.

Call the Gafney to get an appointment:  522-3401.

Click here to see what you need to bring with you to your appointment.

 
ANNUAL APPEAL IN PROGRESS
 


We could use your help!

A common misperception is that the Gafney is owned by the Town of Wakefield.  Though the Gafney serves the Towns of Wakefield and Brookfield, it is a private, non profit 501(c)(3) organization and as such the Board of Trustees is responsible for raising about 10% of the operating expenses internally.  To raise a portion of this income the Board conducts an Annual Appeal which begins in November.  This year's Annual Appeal goal is $12,000. Other fundraisers are held throughout the year.

Now you can contribute to the Gafney Annual Appeal here, using a credit or debit card and PayPal. Click on the DONATE button above and complete your contribution.  Alternatively, checks may be made out to Gafney Library and mailed to PO Box 517, Sanbornville, NH 03872 or dropped off during open hours.

Thank you!!

Here's the annual 2017-2018 appeal letter

 
YOUTH LIBRARY WINTER PROGRAMS

WINTER PROGRAMS

 
TITIA BOZUWA'S "DEFIANCE" BOOK LAUNCH VIDEO


Titia reads from her book at about 40:37
Copies are for sale at the Gafney for $20 with a percentage of the proceeds going to the library.  Plus, it's signed!
DOWNLOAD EBOOKS AND AUDIOBOOKS

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While you're there, check out the Great Stone Face and read-along ebooks for the kids.


NH STATE LIBRARY - FIRST IN THE NATION - CELEBRATES 300 YEARS!



Check out this interesting info about the NH State Library


 
HELP US EXPAND THE GAFNEY!




Thanks to those who came out to ask questions at the community information meeting!  We gave a brief history of the changes in libraries nationally, regionally and in our library specifically; an overview of where we are in the expansion process and then opened the floor to the 35 people present. 

Where do we stand now?  We are in the process of generating awareness of the expansion, networking, making as many folks as possible aware of our space needs and the services we can provide to our community.  If you can think of a way to help spread the word, shoot us an email:  beryl.donovan@gafneylibrary.org or call us:  Library Director, Beryl Donovan at 522-3401 or Board Chair, Dick DesRoches at 473-2216. We welcome and encourage your questions, concerns and/or comments to move the project forward.




Community Expansion Meeting press release