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Hot, hot, hot off the presses! Our Summer Newsletter!

May 27th, 2016 · 4 Comments · Book Group, Children, City Library, Computer Classes, E-Books, Events, Family Fare, Foundation, Library Databases, Local History, Main Branch, Movies, Museum Passes, News, Newsletter, NH Room, Summer Reading Program, Teens, West Branch

The summer edition of MCL Notes is hot off the press!

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Microfilm – a Time Machine

February 29th, 2016 · Comments Off on Microfilm – a Time Machine · City Library, Foundation, Grades 6-12, Library Databases, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Teens, Trustees

With microfilm, we can easily go back in time and see what the local neighborhood, or the world, was like on a given date—your birthday, for instance—from articles, drawings and photographs.

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Proud Manchester!

February 23rd, 2016 · Comments Off on Proud Manchester! · Children, City Library, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Technology, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

  “Manchester is not just a 19th-century industrial city, it’s the 19th-century industrial city, the ultimate expression of the New England establishment’s vision for reconciling the ideals of the American Revolution with the realities of the Industrial one.” Here’s an wonderful article about Manchester which you might be interested in reading. Rock on, Manchester!

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Cancelled! Local Author Series: Deborah Cross

February 16th, 2016 · 2 Comments · Books, City Library, Events, Local Author Series, Local History, Main Branch

Our Thursday evening author talk with Deborah Cross has been cancelled.

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Take me out to the ballgame!

October 26th, 2015 · Comments Off on Take me out to the ballgame! · Books, Children, City Library, Events, Grades 6-12, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Teens, Trustees

“The trouble with baseball is that it is not played the year round.”

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Fall Newsletter!

September 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Fall Newsletter! · Book Group, Book Sale, Books, Children, City Library, Computer Classes, E-Books, Events, Grades 6-12, Local History, Main Branch, Movies, Museum Passes, News, Newsletter, NH Room, Technology, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

It’s hot off the press!

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Memorial Day!

May 22nd, 2015 · 1 Comment · Children, City Library, Events, Foundation, Local History, Main Branch, News, Teens, Trustees, Uncategorized

Happy Memorial Day!

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Update on our West Library Branch

March 18th, 2015 · 3 Comments · Books, Children, City Library, Events, Foundation, Friends of the West Manchester Community Library, Local History, News, Teens, West Branch

We appreciate your patience as we continue the process to repair the branch for the community!

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Our Spring Newsletter is hot off the press!

March 4th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Book Group, Books, Children, City Library, Computer Classes, Events, Foundation, Local Author Series, Local History, Main Branch, Movies, Museum Passes, News, Newsletter, Technology, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

Keep up with what is going on at the library with the spring issue of MCL Notes.

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Winter Parking Prohibition

February 19th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Children, City Library, Events, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Teens, Trustees, West Branch

Per City Ordinance 71.08 (B), the Public Works Director has determined that the snow has accumulated to a point that creates a hazard.

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