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Book Discussion Schedule now Online!

December 11th, 2017 · No Comments · Book Group, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, Uncategorized

What are you reading this month? Why not join fellow Manchester patrons in a book discussion group? On January 11, 2018, at 7:00 PM, in the Hunt Room, the Thursday Book Discussion group will meet to discuss Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. It’s a story of a runaway slave on her dangerous path to freedom, […]

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System upgrade: our library catalog will be unavailable.

November 28th, 2017 · No Comments · Art Room, Audiobooks, Books, Children, City Library, E-Books, Main Branch, NH Room, Teens, Uncategorized, West Branch

On Thursday, November 30th, our public catalog will be down for a system upgrade.

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October is “Global Diversity Awareness Month” & “National I’m-Just-Me-Because Month”

October 10th, 2017 · Comments Off on October is “Global Diversity Awareness Month” & “National I’m-Just-Me-Because Month” · Books, Children, City Library, Main Branch, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

Recently, there has been increased discussion about differences in society: different ethnicities, genders, political viewpoints, socioeconomic backgrounds, education, etc.  We are individually and collectively a by-product of previous generations, life experiences, and our environments. What makes you unique?  Are you tall?  Do you have a bubbly personality?  Where did your ancestors live 200 years ago? […]

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Veterans Book Discussion – Standing Down

October 4th, 2017 · Comments Off on Veterans Book Discussion – Standing Down · Book Group, Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch

The Manchester City Library is seeking participants for a six-week series of discussions taken from readings in the anthology Standing Down: From Warrior to Civilian.

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Ask a Muslim Anything with Robert Azzi

September 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on Ask a Muslim Anything with Robert Azzi · Books, City Library, Events, Main Branch, News, Newsletter, Teens, Trustees

“Ask a Muslim Anything” is a program created to increase awareness and reduce misunderstandings about Islam.

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Celebrating Trolley Night with Harpist Lisa Calvo

September 28th, 2017 · Comments Off on Celebrating Trolley Night with Harpist Lisa Calvo · Books, Children, City Library, Events, Main Branch

Trolley Night and the events at the library are free and family friendly. The trolleys will circulate on their routes between 5 and 8 pm.

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New fiction coming soon!

September 24th, 2017 · Comments Off on New fiction coming soon! · Books, City Library, E-Books, Main Branch, News, Newsletter, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

Get ’em while they’re hot!

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Barnes and Noble Bookfair

September 22nd, 2017 · Comments Off on Barnes and Noble Bookfair · Books, City Library, Events, Local Author Series, News, Newsletter, NH Room, Teens

To celebrate Library Card Sign-up Month, please join us on September 30th at the South Willow Street Barnes and Noble Bookstore.

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What can you do if you were affected by the Equifax Security Breach?

September 20th, 2017 · Comments Off on What can you do if you were affected by the Equifax Security Breach? · Books, City Library, Main Branch, West Branch

What can you do if you were affected by the Equifax Security Breach?

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¿Como se dice….?

September 18th, 2017 · Comments Off on ¿Como se dice….? · Books, City Library, Main Branch, News, Teens, West Branch

Being fluent in a second language may help you in your current job or a future job.

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